The new Microsoft Operating system Vista. Yes its inevitable not to test it on your own computer. But there are quite a number of considerations like Application Compatibly issues and Hardware not supporting vista. Well of course you want to try it out just for your curiosity’s sake. But how to Test it with out effecting your current installation of Windows XP on your system. Here are some simple steps (Assuming you have already installed Windows XP on your Primary Partitions C drive).
Sometimes at office or even at home i don’t want certain part of my hard drive not accessible by anyone. Well you can hide your folders but is it giving you the optimal protection, i don’t think so. TrueCrypt is a open source software comes with a highly secured protection systems. The algorithms are so difficult to break that it might take a few billion years to break the password. TrueCrypt can be used on windows xp/vista or linux platforms. Actually what it do is to create a physical file on a hard disk and encrypt it with very strong protection and load that file as a virtual drive. TrueCrypt also can be used to protect your USB or Flash disks.
This is one interesting site lets you track almost any satellite traveling around the globe. It’ll show you all the location details like latitude and longitude along with the satellite detail. Real time image tracking is provided by NASA. The site is powered by Ajax technology providing you streamed experience of tracking the satellites.
I’ve got some layout problems with internet explorer and situations leads me to test the site under different versions of Internet explorer but trust me it’s not a easy job to run internet explorer 4, 5, 6 and 7 in the same system. But hey there are always solutions.. Tredosoft has came up with the installer which will run internet explorer from version 3 until 7.
It scans your computer for installed software, check the versions and then send this information to filehippo.com to see if there are any newer releases. These are then neatly displayed in your browser for you to download. The download is 100KB (Wow) but it requires the Microsoft .net framework 2 to be installed in your system.