Archive for January, 2012

Identify Unknown FileTypes

January 27, 2012 1 comment

Scenario : You received a file through mail from your friend. But your friend while renaming it, removed the extension. What do you do ?? You tried various known extensions like .rar,.zip,.doc,.xls but none of them work. How do you find the correct extension for it.

Solution : This recently happened to me when a friend sent me a mail containing a file with no extension, I tried the above extensions but could not get any result and i wanted to know what it was. 

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Print Locked PDF files

January 11, 2012 2 comments

Scenario : You have downloaded a file from the internet and you liked it and want to print some parts of it. But the print function has been disabled. You try copying the text but even copying is disabled. What do you do ??

Solution : You know how it is, when the pdf files are just about 10 or 15 pages long, you go ahead and print them out to read later on.(That’s a bad habit btw, save paper)

However many times you find that the print function has been disabled. You see, this happens cos the person who created it has password protected the document to disallow certain functions like printing copying. Don’t you hate that ?? I mean if you can open and read the PDF, then you should be able to print it for reference later on. Right ?? (Answer: Right!!! Be with me guys…)

So when I received such a PDF last week that was like this I was determined to find a way to get around it.

Here’s what I found…. Read more…

Here is why i admire Google so much….

January 4, 2012 Leave a comment

It all began when i published this post and now yet again i see why google is the best at what it does. A picture is worth a thousand words.

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Categories: General

Happy New Year to all our Readers

January 1, 2012 Leave a comment

Scenario : 31st Dec 2011 is Ending and 1st Jan 2012 is coming in

Solution. : Well, what are you waiting for ?? Just wish every person you see and their cat a “Happy New Year 2012” 😛 :D.

We (both me and Latina9) would like to wish our readers a Very Happy and Productive and Digitally Secure New year and hope that the world does not end in 2012. 😀

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