Productivity Tips

Here you will find many productivity tips that will make you more productive.

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Posted: August 2 2013 - Written by: Joe

MouseContoller Start 150x150 Jpg A lot of us are on our computers many hours, using many of the same mouse actions all day. Opening programs, files and websites can get tedious when repeated many times.

Posted: July 3 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Preview Better Archive Experience With Magicrar 150x150 Jpg Working with archives seems pretty archaic nowadays, what with the need to use special software with limited browsing features. However, you can get a much better experience using the new MagicRAR, and in this article I’ll show you how to set it up and just what it can do.


Posted: June 28 2013 - Written by: Taneisha

Step1 Autohotkey Download 150x93 Jpg AutoHotkey is a Windows scripting utility. It aids greatly with repetitive batch processing, for example, renaming and resizing a batch of pictures, etc.

Posted: June 9 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

More Send To Items Unlocked Ll Jpg Windows has a lot of built-in shortcuts, some of them will give you access to more context menu items and additional “send to” items.


Posted: May 3 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Moving Files In Subdirectories To New Folder Ll Jpg If you have stored a lot of files in various subdirectories and you don’t have time to move them up manually which could take hours, you can use this command prompt trick to copy all files to a new folder and save a lot of time

Posted: April 22 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Preview Synctoy Automated Sync Ll Jpg Keeping two folders and all their files in sync can be useful in a lot of situations, and fortunately, it’s very easy to do that in Windows using Microsoft’s own free SyncToy utility.


Posted: April 22 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Text Finder Icon 100x100 Png Read this guide if you want to quickly locate text within files. With this tool you can find text in a matter of seconds

Posted: April 14 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Preview 3 Ways To Autostart Programs Windows Ll Jpg Running programs at startup in Windows is pretty easy, but there are actually several ways to do it, each of them being better suited for different purposes.


Posted: April 14 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Preview Windows Task Scheduler Examples Ll Jpg The Windows Task Scheduler has been around since the days of Windows XP, and most of the time it was just quietly sitting in the shadows, doing it’s job. Most users don’t know about it, but it’s quite a useful tool for automation.

Posted: February 23 2013 - Written by: Dogar Sahab

CopyToMoveTo 11N Ll Jpg If you want to add a “Copy To / Move To” option to your Windows 7 Right-Click Menu, follow this guide


Posted: February 23 2013 - Written by: Dogar Sahab

RunCommand 11N Ll Jpg If you want to copy command line output to the Windows clipboard directly, read this quick productivity tip

Posted: January 29 2013 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Locating String In Text File Ll Jpg Locating strings is easy using notepad++, but sometimes it’s more practicable to use the command prompt to locate strings, here’s how to do that


Posted: December 31 2012 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Uncheck Expand Folder Preview Ll Jpg The navigation pane of the Windows explorer is actually quite useful. If you want to expand to the current folders follow this guide

Posted: November 27 2012 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Analyze Disk To Find Large Folders And Files Thumb2 Jpg If you are always running out of disk space, here’s a great tool to locate huge files and free a lot of disk space QUICKLY


Posted: November 27 2012 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Keyboard Properties Preview 150x133 Png If you want enhance your typing productivity, you may want to change the keyboard repeat delay, repeat rate and the cursor blink rate


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Productivity Tip: How To Zip Multiple Files Into Individual Archives 15 Orange winrar-icons September 17, 2010 Oliver Krautscheid
Run command prompt in background silently (without opening a window) 3 Orange cmd-icon September 21, 2011 Oliver Krautscheid
Bat file: Do not close window 2 Orange February 26, 2012 Oliver Krautscheid
How To Resize Images From Command Line (Free Script) 2 Orange December 30, 2011 Oliver Krautscheid
Productivity Tip: Copy Command Line Output to Clipboard Directly in Windows 7 2 Orange February 23, 2013 Dogar Sahab
Data management: Create Shortcut To Empty the Clipboard in Windows 7 or 8 EASILY 2 Orange July 9, 2012 Dogar Sahab
What Can The Windows Task Scheduler Be Used For? A Few Examples 2 Orange April 14, 2013 Oliver Krautscheid
3 Ways To Run Programs At Windows Startup via Registry, Task Scheduler Or Startup Folder 2 Orange April 14, 2013 Oliver Krautscheid
Keeping A Window Always On Top in Microsoft’s Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 2 Orange windows-icon April 24, 2014 Oliver Krautscheid
Text Finder: How to search for text in any kind of file using Agent Ransack 2 Orange text-finder-icon April 22, 2013 Oliver Krautscheid