Tag Archives: How-to

Hide/Unhide Extension Icons From Chrome Toolbar

UnHide Chrome Extension Icons

When you install a new chrome extension, its icon automatically appears in the toolbar. This feature is useful when you want to access the extension with a single click quickly. But there are many extension (like Adblock, LastPass, etc.in order to) where you don’t have to use them. They simply run …

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How I Removed Malware From my WordPress Site

Malware attack on wordpress site

So, a strange thing happened yesterday. Like every other day, I went to my office and open RTT, first thing in the morning. But, when the site finished loading, I was shocked to see dozens of spam links all over the web page. These URLs were linking to shady torrent …

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See What’s Taking up Space on Your Hard Drive


A 32GB iPhone cost $100 more than its 16GB variant, with no difference in specs. Similarly, SSDs are more expensive than HDDs but offer less storage. So, if you are one of those, whose smartphone has a small internal memory or if you are running an SSD on your computer, …

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Make your Devices Read Out Text, With Text to Speech


I read a lot of articles every day, but sometimes, I prefer listening to them instead. This way is quicker, put less strain on eyes, and you can do it anywhere. For instance, I often listen to my saved articles on Pocket, before going to bed. Similarly, if you are a …

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How to Find your Router’s IP Address


Every router has a configuration page which you can access by a web browser. There, you can see the list of all devices connected to your network, monitor their internet usage, and even limit their bandwidth. But, to access that configuration page, you first need to know the router’s IP …

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What is MAC address and How to Find it

Find MAC address

So, you are trying to connect to a new WiFi, but even though you have the correct password,  it’s not working. And when you bring this issue to the network admin, he smiled and simply ask for your device’s MAC address. So what is a MAC address and how can you …

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A Simple Way to Extract Text From Images And Printouts

Google keep - grab image text

There are times when you want to extract text from images. For instance — You found an interesting image with a quote, and you want to copy its text; Extract mobile number and email form a business card; Modify a printed document but without writing it from the scratch; or You simply want to extract text from …

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The Best Ways to Password Protect PDF File

Password Protect PDF

Imagine this — you want to share a document with your co-worker, but you don’t want other people to see it. Now what will you do? Well, the most obvious thing would be to convert that document into a PDF file and then password protect it. Right? So, here are some …

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