Archive for May, 2012

Download free eBook – Developing an Advanced Windows Phone 7.5 App that Connects to the Cloud

Developing an Advanced Windows Phone 7.5 App that Connects to the Cloud book is a PDF version of the online guidance “Developing an Advanced Windows Phone 7.5 App that Connects to the Cloud” by Microsoft Patterns & Practices team. The book is written by David Britch Francis Cheung Adam Kinney […]

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Posted by - May 31, 2012 at 3:45 pm

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GiveAway – Win licenses for Aomei Partition Assistant Professional Edition

Aomei Partition Assistant 5.0 is easy to use yet comprehensive partition manager software and disk management tool for Windows-based systems. It provides a set of integrated features to address your diverse needs with a high degree of data protection. Using the Partition Assistant, one can easily do the following Resize […]

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Posted by - May 28, 2012 at 4:27 pm

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How to freeze or lock columns and rows in Excel 2010?

In Excel 2010, you can freeze columns or rows with the following options Freeze Panes Freeze Top Row Freeze first column How to freeze or lock columns and rows in Excel 2010? 1. To freeze or lock rows, select the row. 2. In the View tab of Microsoft Excel, click […]

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Posted by - May 28, 2012 at 3:07 pm

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How to split cell contents in Excel 2010?

Here’s a simple tip that lets you to split the cell contents in Excel. How to split cell contents in Excel 2010? Assume, you have a column that has both the First Name <Space> Last Name and if you want to split this column values to 2 column with one […]

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Posted by Admin - May 27, 2012 at 2:11 pm

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Telerik RadControls for Windows Phone – Article #8 – RadHubTile

The RadHubTile control which is a part of the Telerik RadControls for Windows Phone suite brings the Windows Phone home screen experience to your App. The hub tile or live tiles provides the tile behaviors like animations, update of data on tiles etc. To add the RadHubTile to your Windows […]

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Posted by Admin - May 27, 2012 at 9:43 am

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How to retrieve the Day part from a Date in an Excel cell?

How to retrieve the Day part from a Date in an Excel cell? In Excel 2010, if you want to retrieve the Day part from a Date, you can use the function Day to get the day. For example, if the date is 5/26/2012, using the Day (5/26/2012) function will […]

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Posted by - May 26, 2012 at 3:25 pm

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How to turn your Android Phone to Windows Phone?

Metro UI is getting very popular these days with its usage in Windows Phone, Windows 8 etc. . . . The Tiles in the start screen is one of the major attractions for the Metro UI on Windows Phone and Windows 8. How to turn your Android Phone to Windows […]

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Posted by Admin - May 25, 2012 at 4:23 pm

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How to Create Splash Screen in Windows Phone?

Splash Screen makes your App look good when it is loading initially. It might be a good idea to have a splash screen especially for the apps that takes some time to load. How to Create Splash Screen in Windows Phone? You can create Splash Screen in Windows Phone in […]

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Posted by - May 18, 2012 at 5:38 pm

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How to go to a specific row in Excel 2010?

If you want to focus or go to a certain row in Excel, you can use the GoTo Dialog window to achieve it. How to go to a specific row in Excel 2010? 1. Press Ctrl + G. This will open a small Dialog Window. 2. Enter the row number […]

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Posted by - May 17, 2012 at 4:34 pm

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How to disable the Windows 7 from decreasing the volume on detecting applications?

Have you noticed this small feature in Windows 7 that decreases the volume of the application when it detects another application that uses the sound? This is a feature in Windows 7 which automatically decreases the speaker volume when it finds out some kind of communication activity. You can disable […]

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Posted by Admin - May 16, 2012 at 5:37 pm

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How to create a blog post in Word 2010?

Do you want to create a blog post in Microsoft Word? If yes, then you are in the right place. Microsoft Word 2010 provides various blogging platforms like Blogger, Word Press etc. With the powerful editor like Word, things can be very easy to write and format a blog post […]

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Posted by Admin - May 14, 2012 at 3:58 pm

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Webinar – How to design Windows Phone applications with Expression Blend

Here’s a webinar on Windows Phone which is part of Nokia Developer Webinars and is scheduled to be held on May 22 , 2012 ( Indian Time). The topic for this session is “How to design Windows Phone applications with Expression Blend” . Read more about Webinar – How to […]

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Posted by - May 10, 2012 at 5:44 pm

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How to change the page color in Word 2010 ?

If you want to change the background color or page color in Word 2010 , you can do it easily by changing the Page color option in the Page Layout tab . How to change the page color in Word 2010 ? 1. Navigate to the Page Background group in […]

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Posted by - May 9, 2012 at 6:31 pm

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Multi line text from Excel to Notepad

Here’s something that i noticed today when working with Excel and notepad . When a multi line text is created in a cell in Excel and then copied to a different text editor , you will find that the double quotes is added around the string . For example , […]

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Posted by - May 9, 2012 at 4:31 pm

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Shortcut key to insert a date in Excel

Want a quick and easy way to insert the current date into a Excel sheet cell ? Below is a shortcut that lets you to insert the current date “Control Key” + “;” The Control Key and Semicolon key will insert the current date to the selected cell in a […]

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Posted by - May 8, 2012 at 5:43 pm

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Compare Excel , Word and PDF documents with xdocdiff plugin for WinMerge

Just came across a plugin fot WinMerge called xdocdiff that lets you to compare Excel , Word and PDF documents . If you are new to WinMerge . Below is a short description about WinMerge from the product website What is WinMerge ? WinMerge is an Open Source differencing and […]

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Posted by - May 7, 2012 at 6:20 pm

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How to find the number of chararcters in a word document ?

In Word 2010 , you can find the number of characters in the word document by clicking on the Words : <Number> button that is visible in the bottom bar of the Word document . This will display the Word count window that shows you the characters counts including (With […]

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Posted by - May 6, 2012 at 1:28 pm

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How to Add a new library in Windows 7 ?

Windows 7 has a cool feature called Windows 7 called Library that lets you to store data like documents , pictures , videos etc . You can easily add a new library in Windows 7 by following the below steps How to Add a new library in Windows 7 ? […]

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Posted by - May 3, 2012 at 4:51 pm

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