Sep 3, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

Microsoft China Tweeted Windows 9 is Coming Soon with Logo

Microsoft hasn’t officially talked about upcoming major version of Windows operating system, codenamed Windows Threshold but widely expected to be named as Windows 9, yet. Not only that, Microsoft seems to be very strict, tight-lipped and secretive about the development of Windows 9, and thus far no leak of any kind on Windows 9 been found yet.
Continue reading »

Sep 3, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Disable DirectWrite in Google Chrome > Version 37

The latest version of Google Chrome, Chrome 37, included the support of DirectWrite in order to improve text rendering and the looking of the fonts. Hardware-accelerated capable DirectWrite was designed by Microsoft as the text layout and glyph rendering API for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and future versions to replace GDI/GDI+ and Uniscribe for screen-oriented rendering.
Continue reading »

Sep 3, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Fix All Caps Upper Case Menu of Visual Studio 2012 & 2013

One of the change to user interface since Visual Studio 2012 and stays in Visual Studio 2013 is the ALL CAPS menus. In Visual Studio 2012 and Visual Studio 2013, all letters of the menu titles in the menu bar is converted to upper case, instead of following typical capitalization, where only the first letter is capital letter with the rest in lower case.
Continue reading »

Aug 28, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

Download 64-bit Chrome Web Browser 37 with DirectWrite Support

Looking for 64-bit flavor of web browser? Apart from Internet Explorer, which has included built-in 64-bit IE web browser in Windows 7/8, Google has also added 64-bit support to its latest version of Chrome web browser. The 64-bit version of Google Chrome was introduced in Dev channel and Canary channel in June and subsequently was available through beta channel, but now Chrome 37 is now officially available as stable version, in both 32-bit and 64-bit variants.
Continue reading »

Aug 27, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

Windows 9 Upgrade Is Free for Some Windows 8.1 or At Just $20

Can’t wait to upgrade to Windows 9, which is expected to be released by spring 2015? Well, you may enjoy great deal if you’re the early adopter of Windows 9, which is codenamed Windows Threshold during development. According to claims by WZOR, the famous leaker for Windows operating system, Windows 9 may be available for free for some Windows 8.1 users, while costs as little as $20 (most likely $19.99) for Windows 8 and other OEM versions that come pre-installed on PC.
Continue reading »

Aug 27, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

WZOR: Windows 9 Downloads to Leak Mid September 2014

With the rumors circulating that the date of official release for preview of Windows 9 (codenamed Windows Threshold) set to be on September 30th, 2014, the famous Windows OS leaker, WZOR, who is famous as the leaker for Windows operating system pre-release builds, has claimed that the ISO images for Windows 9 Preview may be leaked after September 15th, 2014, hopefully before Microsoft does.
Continue reading »

Aug 27, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Rename & Change Network Name in Windows 8 & 8.1

In Windows 8 and subsequent Windows 8.1, Microsoft has removed the ability for users to change the network name and network icon directly from the GUI as available in the Windows 7. In fact, network icon is no longer offered nor shown in Windows 8. And Microsoft decided to remove the ability to change network name in new iteration of Windows OS too, even though the same issue that plagued Windows 7, i.e the appending of unnecessary and unwanted suffix to the network name, continues to happen.
Continue reading »

Aug 27, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Rename Network Name & Change Network Icon in Windows 7

If you connect your computer to many networks or change network adapter frequently, you will notice that Windows may name a network connection with a new name, normally by adding a sequential number as suffix. For example, Network can become Network 2, Network 3 and so on. The number suffix may also be appended to Wi-Fi’s wireless name (SSID) when the network adapter is been replaced or refreshed with new driver, even though it’s the same wireless network from the same router or access point. In addition, Windows also automatically assign an icon for the network.
Continue reading »

Aug 23, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

Windows 9 (Threshold) Preview Set to Available on September 30th

Windows 9, the speculative name for the next iteration of Windows operating system as the successor to Windows 8, is expected to be unveiled in September, if various news reports which have patchy accuracy when coming to predicting release of Windows OS are true.

Windows 9
Continue reading »

Aug 23, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Disable, Hide & Remove Developer Options Menu in Android

After enabling Developer Options menu in Settings of Android device, the mobile operating system does not provide an easy way to remove and hide the Developer Options menu again. There is a slider option inside the Developer options that allow you to disable or enable the feature, but it does not hide nor remove the “Developer options” from the Settings menu.
Continue reading »

Aug 23, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Enable Developer Options and USB Debugging Mode on Android Devices

Android’s Developer Options is a useful feature on Android smartphone, tablet or other device which provides a set of tools for developers who create, deploy, test and debug Android apps, and also several advanced options which allow user to customize or know in details about the system, such as showing CPU usage, destroying apps’ activities, forcing GPU rending for 2D drawing, showing rounded corners, enabling USB debugging, forcing the device to stay awake when charging, and etc.
Continue reading »

Aug 23, 2014
My Digital Life Editorial Team

How to Reboot Android Device into Fastboot or Recovery Mode via ADB

If you’re using Android phones, tablets or devices, which is proliferating across all markets, prices and channels nowadays, then you may want to familiar yourself with fastboot or recovery mode, which is useful when you need to troubleshoot your beloved phone from the like of Samsung, HTC, Google Nexus, Sony, Xiaomi, OnePlus, Oppo, Huawei, Motorola, Lenovo and etc. Other that able to boot into fastboot and recovery mode by pressing physical buttons, users can make use of ADB too.
Continue reading »

Pages:1234567...954»