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Make Your Own Folder Icons in Windows 10

Each time you create a new folder in Microsoft Windows 7, the operating system displays a generic folder icon. If you want to customize your folders, however, Windows 7 allows you to change the icon that is displayed on your screen. To make a new folder icon, you must create an ICO file. ICO is the standard icon format in Windows and can be created in Microsoft Paint. Depending on your preference, you can create a new icon file from an existing picture on your computer or create a new icon image from scratch.

Create an Icon

Open Microsoft Paint, located in the Windows "Accessories" folder.

Click the "Paint" tab, select "Open" and import the image you want to use for your icon. If you want to create a new design, use the brushes, color palette and shapes to create a design on the blank canvas.

Click the "Paint" tab after you import your image or create your new custom design, highlight 

the "Save As" option and select "BMP picture."

Enter a new name for your image and type ".ico" at the end. Your new file should appear as "youriconname.ico."

Select the folder you want to use to store your new icon image, and then click the "Save" button.
Set the Folder Icon

Click here to know how to Change Folder Icon


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Use Android Mobile as a webcam via USB in Windows 10

Android as a webcam via USB How to use a camera as a webcam?
With the increasing popularity of Android devices, various software is been produced for ultimate user experience. One more such software has joined this league.To the impressive list of software joins USB webcam.  One more feature one can avail using this software is to use android phone as a webcam  via USB  using simple and hassle-free easy steps

How to Download google books to PDF format from

Google books ( introduced by Google has a large database for full-text books and magazines. Google books have access levels, full access, partial access and no access. In full access and partial access level you can read and download google books for free in pdf format. But the question is how to download google books. In this post, we will see various softwares available to download books from google books in windows and Mac OS. How to download google books to PDF format from To download books from google books there are three softwares available
Google Books Downloader Lite This software is a freeware that allows you to download google books that have full access from google books. This software allows you to queue up multiple jobs and converts all of the downloaded books in PNG files. After downloading PNG files to can use this PNG files to form a book in PDF format. The interface of this software is simple and very easy you just need to ente…

Make hiren bootable usb flash card hdd

There are many tools and utilities available for different purposes however most  normal users don’t know the names of utilities and most important which one are freeware which satisfies the required need without buying any software
Hirens Boot CD 15.2 is an All in One Bootable CD which has all useful utilities mentioned below in this post
Here is the procedure to prepare  Hirens boot USB

[Compress PDF] How to Reduce PDF Size without losing quality

Why compress PDF?
The PDF files are used widely, however, sometimes PDF files can be too large and can occupy large storage space on the hard disk.  Many times these PDF files cannot be emailed due to its large size so owning to this two reasons it becomes necessary to compress pdf and reduce pdf size so it takes up less storage space. How to Reduce PDF Size without losing quality in mac/windows?

How to chromecast from laptop (Mac and Windows)

The latest device from Google is Google Chromecast v3. This device is very cheap simple yet very useful to stream web-based content (video and audio).  This 30$ device has a capability to turn your dumb TV into a smart TV. It allows you to stream video content right to your TV from YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, and Google Play etc. very easily on Android and iOS (iPhone and iPad) devices.
Although Google Chromecast v3 is designed for streaming web-based content, it also can be used to stream your local media files from your windows or Mac laptop or desktop to Chromecast. Its only matter of knowing what applications and tools are needed. Following are the chromecast tricks for windows and Mac.
How to chromecast from laptop in Windows 10

Fix SD Card Not Detecting Error/SD card removed unexpectedly

Many Android users are facing a problem regarding detection of SD card including myself. To fix the SD Card issues (SD card removed unexpectedly), make sure you have latest firmware update installed. If there is important data on memory card  Backup all the data from SD card to computer. NOTE   Please note that just in case if you have proceeded to format the card without taking the                backup then, the data will be erased which cannot be recovered back.

Enable and Play Subtitles in KM player, VLC Media Player and Media Player Classic

What is SubtitleAccording to the definition, subtitles are captions displayed at the bottom of a movie or television screen that translate or transcribe the dialogue or narrative. In simple words subtitles allows to you understand multilingual movies.
Most popular websites to download subtitles for movies and tv series subtitles are     www.subtitlesbank.comSoftware to find subtitles1. Find Subtitles 1.0Find Subtitles 1.0  is a very simple app that will find English subtitles or other language subtitles for movies.  All you need to do is right click on the movie file> Find Subtitles>, choose a language from the selection and click. Your web browser will open up, displaying a perfect set of subtitles for movies you want to download.
2. SubiT
SubiT is a free program that can search for subtitles from different sources. The objective of this SubiT software is to download the subtitle for…

[Solved] How to get password from chrome

Google Chrome is one of the most famous browser today and has many useful features. One of the useful feature google chrome has is that you can choose to save a password for a Web page directly into the browser and when you return to the same login Web page Chrome will automatically fill in the password filled. Often due to this feature, a situation is created where you no longer remember the saved password for the page, however, you need to know the saved password to enter it on smartphones like Android, iPhone or a different Windows or MAC computer. Hence to tackle this situation there is a need to see passwords in chrome. Surprisingly it is very easy to get password from chrome. It just takes less than a minute to find passwords in chrome.In the following post we will show you How to get password from chrome.

How to open and Edit a PDF in Word 2013 or 2016 (Windows and MAC)

How to edit PDF into Word Document A PDF file is a type of file that is only viewable and it cannot be edited. The PDF is ideal where the final version of the document does not need any changes. However, if you need to edit PDF text in the pdf document for any reason, Microsoft Word 2013 or 2016 versions allows you to edit PDFin Word 2013 or 2016by converting it into a Word document in windows and MAC.

Follow the procedure to know how to open and edit a PDF in word on mac and windows 

Install windows from USB pen drive or Memory card via card reader

1. Download "Windows 7 USB DVD Download Tool" freeware from Microsoft website
2.  Minimum 4 GB USB pen drive /memory card 
3. Windows ISO image 

Advantage for bootable  USB/memory card
1. Handy to carry
2. Faster installation speed compared to DVD/CD


Install and launch shortcut Windows 7 USB DVD Download Tool on desktop

Click on Browse and select a WINDOWS ISO image and hit "Next"
Select "USB Device"

Click "Begin copying" A small window pops up, click Erase USB Device, then Click Yes.
 Wait until 100 % copying of files to your USB flash drive/memory card finishes.
After completing, boot via USB/memory card  same as like we install from DVD/ CD