If you want to know to the exact time and date when your Windows PC was last shut down then you could find out easily by checking the Event Viewer. No special software needed for the purpose. There’s a specific Event ID attached to Windows shutdown and that is what you need to check.
How To Know the Last ShutDown Time Of Your Windows PC
Want to analyze your own website or a competitors? Woorank is a cool website analysis tool that is very similar to Website Grader. It provides information on content, traffic, SEO, usability, servers, etc.
From Start>Search (WinKey) type in ‘char’ and click on ‘character map’ Just copy and paste.
If you have a huge collection of songs on your computer I’m sure you might be struggling (like I did) to organize those songs properly so it can be found and played quickly on our Smart Phones and Portable Music Players. TidySongs is a great piece of software that helps you easily remove duplicate songs, fix misspelled song details, add missing artist and genre information and add missing album artwork so songs can be organized properly and easily. Imagine doing all these manually one at a time. TidySongs does all these for you automatically. It runs on both Mac and Windows platforms so you don’t have to be concerned of your operating system when it comes to cleaning up your music collection.
TidySongs normally costs you $39 for a full license. But DemoGeek.com is running a free giveaway promotion where 3 lucky winners will get the full license key for free if you leave a comment by February 7, 2010.
Give it a try…go ahead and leave a comment for a chance to win 1 of 3 TidySongs licenses.
Certain versions of Windows 7 have a neat feature called XP Mode that basically lets you run Windows XP inside a virtual machine within Windows 7 in order to run older applications. You can read this post on how to setup XP Mode in Win 7.
XP Mode Windows 7
Short and sweet lessons on MS products by MS professionals. Requires Silverlight.
Microsoft Learning Snacks
Have trouble sleeping? Do natural sounds help you rest better? If so, visit RainyMood.com. All it does is play a 30-minute high quality loop of a thunderstorm with lots of rain. Making me sleepy already…
Want to try out Mac OS X Snow Leopard on your Windows PC? Using VMware, which is virtualization software, you can manage to get Snow Leopard up and running with a few hacks. Check out the article below.
Install Snow Leopard on a PC
Like listening to audio books while driving, exercising or doing something else? If so, check out AudioOwl.com, a free site with a large collection of free audio books which you can download in MP3, iPod and iTunes format.