Comparison of Redmi Note 3 vs Redmi Note 4 - Specifications
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, a successor of one of the most popular Android phone from the flagship Mi brand is out in India. Xiaomi has been launching good looking phones, with good phone specifications at affordable price. Xiaomi Redmi Phones look premium because of their good design and built quality. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 was very popular in India and it's successor Redmi Note 4 has been making headlines again. Sale of Redmi Note phones are flying off the shelves sooner than placed. The Redmi Note 4 runs MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and costs Rs.9999.00 in India for the 2GB RAM + 32 GB internal storage variant.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 has got a new design and look as compared to it's predecessor, Redmi Note 3.
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Comparison of Redmi Note 3 vs Redmi Note 4 - Specifications, Camera, Benchmark, Gaming Review

How to add a site hitvisit counter to Drupal website

Looking for site hit counters to add to your Drupal website? Have you tired out some modules already? Some feel that there is no need to add site hit counters while some feel they should add. It's all up to you. Many websites still do. And though there are other ways to monitor site visits such as via Google Analytics. But placing a site visit counter could let us know if there has been any hits right from the page instead of using another service. In this post, we shall see how to add site hit counters to Drupal website easily.
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How to add a site hit/visit counter to Drupal website?


By far, Contact Form 7 could be the most popular contact plugin for WordPress platform. If we check the plugin's page, there are lot installs and really positive reviews. If you are looking for a contact form plugin, get Contact Form 7. I am also using the same for all websites done for clients on WordPress platform. 
Contact Form 7 can manage multiple contact forms, plus you can customize the form and the mail contents flexibly with simple markup. The form supports Ajax-powered submitting, CAPTCHA, Akismet spam filtering and so on.
- From Contact Form 7 Page
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WordPress: Configure Captcha for Contact Form 7 Wordpress plugin


Microsoft Office Outlook is probably one of the most used proprietry email client software in use, especially at the workplace. If you have Microsoft Office suite installed, you should also have Microsoft Office Outlook installed already. Besides work email (Exchange), you can also configure other emails (GMAIL, Yahoo Mail, Email address of your website etc.) with Microsoft Outlook to use as an email client. The advantage of using Email clients is that you can access past emails even without internet. This is useful when you need to refer to previous emails when you are away from your network at work or home.

In this post we shall see how to backup or export emails to a PST file from Outlook and later import emails from the PST file to view the emails.
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How to export and import emails from / to Microsoft Outlook ?

If you want some Windows program to auto start on Windows start up, then you can easily do so. Some software will have auto start configurations which you may enable or disable during the software installation. Some software would have options to set in the software configuration or preferences. But some software may not have any configuration where you can enable or disable. In that case, you can manually let the program auto start on Windows start up.
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How to auto start windows programs on windows start up

How to add Social Media Share Buttons on Drupal Website

If you own a blog or website, Social Media sharing tools are must-have these days as one cannot ignore tons of users on Social Media. Most internet users nowadays have Social Media account be it Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter or any other social media platforms. And as a blogger or owners of websites, we cannot ignore the fact that our visitors may be willing to share content from our website and blog to Social Media platforms. So, if we place Social Media sharing tools on our blogs or websites for users to use, it is free promotion for publishers. There are tons of potential for traffic through Social Media platforms. So it is very important that Social Media tools are added to websites and blogs.
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How to add AddThis Social Media sharing tools to Drupal site?


If your laptop's Wi-Fi is no longer working, then you might have to replace it. It is something you can totally do it yourself instead of taking it to a technician provided you get the right replacement part.  But before you jump on it make sure that it is really faulty. In this post, we shall see some basic checks to see if the Wi-Fi card is faulty. A short demo video is also included on how to replace the Wi-Fi card on laptop. 

Computer DIY : Replacing Faulty Wi Fi Card on Laptop
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Computer DIY : Replacing Faulty Wi Fi Card on Laptop

If there is a problem with your laptop keyboard, then you might have to replace it. In some cases, it might just be because of stuck keys. In which case, you can carefully try to resolve the problem by removing the disturbance that is causing the key to stick. In some cases, it may be because of poor contact on the motherboard due to particle deposits on the contacts. In such cases, you would need to remove the keyboard completely and clean the contacts of the keyboard that attaches to the motherboard. You can use some alcohol based solution to clean the contacts. Or an eraser to rub of dirt from the contacts. 
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Computer DIY: Replacing faulty keyboard on Dell Vostro 1014

How to remove flickering or banding when recording a digital screen or monitor?
The other day, I was making a tutorial video and I had to record the activities performed on a laptop screen. When recording screen activities, I usually use an open source software called "Cam Studio" but this time, the activity involved shutting down the computer. Therefore, I chose to record it with my smartphone in HD mode instead. And I noticed the video had flickers. It is very distracting to look at. I had to remove the flickers otherwise, the video will be unwatchable.

So, what causes the flickering on the screen when recording a display screen or monitor?
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How to remove flickering or banding when recording a digital screen or monitor?

how to disable create new account tab in drupal

The default Drupal login page at /user/login shows three tabs - Login, Create New Account and Request Password. Using the tabs, a visitor can either login, create a new account or request password. If visitors cannot create accounts on the Drupal website themselves, then the "Create new account" link or tab can be disabled easily from Drupal administration. But when using Profile2 and Profile2 Registration path, the Drupal default "user/register" path lies redundant. In this post, we shall see how to disable the "Create new account" tab from the default user login page.
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How To Disable Drupal "Create New Account" Link or Tab If Using Profile2 Registration Path ?


Looking to try out Linux? If you are new to Linux, you may start with Ubuntu. It is one of the most popular Linux distributions out there with a very good software availability. So for most general computing needs, there won't be much issues looking for drivers and plugins. There are common programs for word processing, video players, music players already bundled in Ubuntu. For others, you may explore the Ubuntu Software store and install as per your need.

Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning 'humanity to others'. It also means 'I am what I am because of who we all are'. 

How to run Ubuntu on Windows computer ?
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Installation of latest Ubuntu 16.04 from USB stick replacing Windows