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Create A WiFi Hotspot From Laptop (Windows/ Mac OS X)

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Nowadays the cost for mobile internet dramatically increased in India. So we have to find an alternative way to access the internet on our smartphone and tablets. Also If you are an Android user you know that most of the game requires downloading data files using WiFi network. So now we are going to find ‘How To Use laptop running on Windows/ Mac OSX as a WiFi hotspot by creating a wifi hotspot from the laptop. Continue Reading ➞

Download Facebook Videos Without Using Any Software

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We are watching many Facebook videos daily. Have you ever wanted to download these funny videos? There is no need to download any software to download Facebook videos, but you must use Google chrome for browsing Facebook. First you need to download FVD Video Downloader and install it. Now you can find a blue icon just like below screen shot on top right corner of your chrome. Play your video, you can see that the icon changes its color to blue.  Now press on the icon and your file will be download within a second.
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FVD Video Downloader is an chrome extension that allows you to download Facebook videos and audio files. It also support downloading video from almost any websites on the web for further viewing on your computer. It supports a huge selection of sites including Facebook, Vimeo, Vkontakte, Blip, Veoh, Metacafe, Dailymotion etc. It is very easy to operate the plugin – if there’s a downloadable video available on the page that you are viewing, the arrow button in your browser changes its color to blue. You can download the video by clicking on this button. After that you can play it on your computer or convert it into another format for further viewing on other devices. Download music or Video in HD format, MP3 format, MP4 or FLV Flash games downloads are in SWF format.

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FVD Video Downloader DOES NOT work at Youtube and other sites that offer videos protected by copyright, such as Vevo, Warner Bros, Sony Music, etc

Download Facebook Video Without Any Software or Extension

If you hate installing a chrome extension to download Facebook video, you can alternatively download it by using chrome browser itself. To do this you need load Facebook mobile view on your PC by replacing ‘www with ‘m‘ (without quotes) . Have a look at the below screenshot.

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After replacing www with m press your Enter key. Now you successfully switch to mobile view of Facebook. Just play the video little bit by clicking play button, now right-click on the video and select Save As.

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The above trick will also work fine on other browsers like Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari! What to do if you want to download videos that are not uploaded into Facebook. To download YouTube videos that shared on Facebook open YouTube video in new tab and add ‘ss‘ (without quotes) after www.. For example

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yh-oeVZlVOs

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  • http://www.ssyoutube.com/watch?v=Yh-oeVZlVOs

Now press enter the webpage redirect  you to download site. You can select your favourite resolution from right side of the download page.

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Uninstall Babylon Toolbar With All Features From Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer

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Babylon Toolbar installs into our system silently along with some other software’s.  It usually happens when we forget to Untick on “Install Babylon toolbar” button on some software installation screen. So here we are going to uninstall Babylon Toolbar from major browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.

Remove Babylon Features From Google Chrome

Change Homepage

1. Open Google Chrome, click on the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon by the right side of the address bar; click on Settings:
2. Inside Settings under “On startup”, choose the option “Open a specific page or set of pages.”
3. Click on “Set pages” and delete Babylon’s page from the list by clicking the small “x” icon beside it.

Remove Search Provider

In order to change the Search Engine in Google Chrome, please follow the instructions below:
1. Open Google Chrome, click on the “Customize and control Google Chrome icon by the right side of the address bar
2. Click on Settings > Under “Search” click on “Manage search engines.
3. If you see Babylon Search as default, please click on a different option (Google, Bing etc.).
Make it default, then remove Babylon by clicking the small ‘x’.

Remove Search from New Tab

1. Open Google Chrome, click on the “Customize and control Google Chrome ” icon on the right side of the address bar:
2. Go to Tools > Extensions.
3. Remove any Babylon extension (Translator, Toolbar Etc…) from the list by clicking on the small trash bin icon that will appear when you point the cursor over it.

Remove Babylon Features From From Firefox

Remove Toolbar

1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools → Add-ons
2. Select Extensions. Uninstall/Disable the extension Babylon 1.1.9 to remove Babylon Toolbar. Restart Firefox.

Remove Search Provider

1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Click in the search bar (the small bar by the right of the address bar) and press the F4 key on the keyboard. Select Manage Search Engines… from the list.
2. Select Search the web (Babylon) and click Remove button. Click OK to save the changes. Restart Firefox.

Remove Search from New Tab

1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Click in the search bar (the small bar by the right of the address bar) and press the F4 key on the keyboard. Select Manage Search Engines… from the list.
2. Select Search the web (Babylon) and click Remove button. Click OK to save the changes. Restart Firefox.
3. In case you open a new tab in Firefox, and Babylon Search still appears, please do the following:
4. Type in the address bar line about:config and press enter.
5. Confirm the message.
6. Type Babylon in the search bar.
7. Right-click the entries and click Reset.
8. Restart Firefox.

Remove Babylon Features From Internet Explorer

Remove Toolbar

1. Go to the Start Menu. Select Control Panel → Add/Remove Programs. If you are using Windows Vista or Windows 7, select Control Panel → Uninstall a Program.

Search for Babylon Toolbar in the list. Select the program and click Remove/Uninstall button. If you are using Windows Vista/7, click Uninstall up near the top of that window
2. Open Internet Explorer. Go to Tools → Manage Add-ons:

Select Toolbars and Extensions. Disable everything related to Babylon Ltd from the list: Babylon toolbar, Babylon toolbar helper, Babylon IE plugin, babylonToolbar.com, etc. Restart Internet Explorer.

Remove Search Provider

1. Open Internet Explorer. Click on Tools → Manage Add-ons:
2. Select Search Providers. First of all, choose Bing/Google search engine and make it your default search provider (set as default). Then select Search the web (Babylon) and click Remove button to uninstall it (lower right corner of the window).

Change Homepage

1. Open Internet Explorer. Click on Tools → Manage Add-ons:
2. Go to Tools → Internet Options. Select the General tab and click Use default button or type any website of your preference, e.g. google.com instead of search.babylon.com. Click OK to save the changes. Restart Internet Explorer.

Remove Search from New Tab

1. In case you open a new tab in Internet Explorer, and Babylon Search still appears, please do the following:

Open your Internet Explorer browser; click on Tools, then on Internet Options and in the section Tabs (under the General tab) click on Settings. It will open a new window, on the option “When a new tab is opened, open:” in the drop-down menu please choose “Your first homepage”. Then click OK, Apply and OK. Restart Internet Explorer.

Internet Download Manager (IDM)- Increase Your Download Speed 4X Faster

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Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a tool to increase download speeds by up to 5 times, resume and schedule downloads. Comprehensive error recovery and resume capability will restart broken or interrupted downloads due to lost connections, network problems, computer shutdowns, or unexpected power outages. Simple graphic user interface makes IDM user friendly and easy to use.Internet Download Manager has a smart download logic accelerator that features intelligent dynamic file segmentation and safe multipart downloading technology to accelerate your downloads. Unlike other download managers and accelerators Internet Download Manager segments downloaded files dynamically during download process and reuses available connections without additional connect and login stages to achieve best acceleration performance.
Internet Download Manager supports proxy servers, ftp and http protocols, firewalls, redirects, cookies, authorization, MP3 audio and MPEG video content processing. IDM integrates seamlessly into Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape, MSN Explorer, AOL, Opera, Mozilla, Mozilla Firefox, Mozilla Firebird, Avant Browser, MyIE2, and all other popular browsers to automatically handle your downloads. You can also drag and drop files, or use Internet Download Manager from command line. Internet Download Manager can dial your modem at the set time, download the files you want, then hang up or even shut down your computer when it’s done.
Other features include multilingual support, zip preview, download categories, scheduler pro, sounds on different events, HTTPS support, queue processor, html help and tutorial, enhanced virus protection on download completion, progressive downloading with quotas (useful for connections that use some kind of fair access policy or FAP like Direcway, Direct PC, Hughes, etc.), built-in download accelerator, and many others.
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IDM Version 6.12 adds download panel for web-players that can be used to download flash videos from sites like YouTube, MySpaceTV, and Google Videos. It also features complete Windows 7 and Vista support, YouTube grabber, redeveloped scheduler, and MMS protocol support. The new version also adds improved integration for IE and IE based browsers, redesigned and enhanced download engine, the unique advanced integration into all latest browsers, improved toolbar, and a wealth of other improvements and new features.

 
What’s new in version 6.12 Final Build 26?
  • Added support for Firefox 19
  • Improved IE 10 integration
  • Improved Google Chrome integration

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Increase your Windows Performance Using IObit Toolbox

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IObit Toolbox is FREE portable software that can be take along to increase your windows performance and solve PC problems anytime and anywhere. With more than 20 dedicated tools, IObit Toolbox allows you to display/diagnose PC information, enhance PC security, optimize PC performance and repairing PC problems. In a word, it offers an easy way for PC admin to monitor and manage computers. It can use for commercial and non-commercial purposes. Let’s take a look at the tools in IO Bit Toolbox.

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