Blog Posts

22 Dec 2016

Windows 10 Registry Hacks

Warning: The following hacks use Registry Editor which is a very powerful Windows tool. Be careful when using it as misuse can render your system inoperable.

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21 Dec 2016

Resetting an Unresponsive WindowsPhone

If your phone is unresponsive and you can’t reach Settings icon, you may be able to reset your phone using the hardware buttons.

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21 Dec 2016

Using Chrome as a Notepad

Suppose you are browsing the web and suddenly want to quickly note down something, you have to go and open Notepad, OneNote or other similar app.

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20 Dec 2016

.gitkeep (Track Empty Directory)

Git does not track empty directories. In order to track a directory, a file must exist within it. A trick that many people use is to create a hidden file usually called .gitkeep. The name of the file doesn’t matter. As long as there is a file in the directory .gitkeep, README.md etc, git will track it.

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19 Dec 2016

Using Windows Phone on Authenticated Proxy Wifi

No matter how much you like your Windows Phone, you hate it when you reach college where you are provided with authenticated proxy Wi-Fi. All your friends having Android phones enjoy the Wi-Fi using Psiphon while you are left behind.

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