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10 Affordable and Handy Alternatives to Costly Software

Every cent matters when you have the budget of a college student, a freelancer just starting over or a parent who needs to pay for all the house bills. To equip your computer with enterprise software means inherently spending thousands of bucks on licenses. Fortunately, brand is not everything in the computer world, and there are tens of great applications ... Read More »

CDBurnerXP – The Best Nero Alternative

I’ve been a Nero Burning Software user ever since college. I have never use any burning software aside from Nero until I discovered this free burning software that has almost all the capabilities of the popular Nero. One SUPER BIG ADVANTAGE of CDBurnerXP against Nero is that CDBurnerXP is so lightweight, It consumes less resources than Nero (image below). Other ... Read More »

How Create a System Repair Disk in Windows 7

This tutorial will help create a system repair disk in Windows 7.  You can use The Windows System Repair Disk is a bootable disk for troubleshooting your operating system, if you don’t have or lost your Windows installation disc or can’t access the recovery options provided by your computer manufacturer. The repair disk will provide you access System Restore, Startup ... Read More »

PCRemiX – Back from the Grave! Part 2

Last April my site has been brought down to exactly 4 days due to hosting issues. Now my site faced another battle  but with a different opponent. Someone hacked PCRemiX! but unfortunately for him/her my precious blog was brought to life again. For the past few months, I’ve been super busy with my work. I didn’t notice that my site ... Read More »

What is a UPS and Why Do We Need Them?

First, let me explain what is a UPS. UPS are battery backups, it stands for Uninterruptible power supply. UPS are typically used to protect computers and other other electrical equipments and appliances. A UPS is a device that is connected between your main electricity supply and your Computer . UPS  has two main functions: 1. It filters the mains supply ... Read More »

The Difference Between Onsite and Offsite Storage

Onsite storage is a perodical or progressive storing of your critical data on local storage such as hard disks, dvds or CDs.  While offsite storage is the  storing of data on a remote server that is usually connected through internet. Although both methods are useful and can be used for the same purpose, but their vital differences matters in deciding ... Read More »

Windows XP Secrets

Do you know that there are lots of Windows applications, processes and other things that are still unknown to common users? well here are some Windows XP secrets that are worth a look and some you will find useful. 1. Application Secrets. Hidden Command Line Switch on Defrag Go to Start click on Run then Type defrag c: -b. This ... Read More »

How to Remove Shutdown Button on Logon Screen

Having the shutdown button displayed on your Windows XP logon screen can be very inconvenient at times. Your kids or any people that are sharing your computer can accidentally turn off your computer and close all you programs. To prevent this from happening you can just easily disable the “Turn off computer” button. You can do this in two ways. ... Read More »

Computer File Recovery FAQ’s

Q: What is computer file recovery? A: It is also known as data recovery. Data recovery is the process of  retrieving data from any corrupted, failed, or damaged storage media, CDs, DVDs and other devices. Q: What can I do to prevent losing my data again? A: Backup… backup of the only way you can secure your important data. you ... Read More »

How to find the right Registry Cleaner

If you are experiencing a dreaded slow computer then maybe its time to get your registry fixed and cleaned. With the help of the right registry software your computer will perform faster like they should. Choosing the right registry cleaner is vital for the life of your computer. There are lots of registry software that advertise as the best cleaner and will fix any trouble your computer may have, but how can I choose the right software for me?... well here are some advice on how you can choose the best healer for your sick computer.

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