How To Use iPad As A Keyboard Hotkey Panel For Mac

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HotKeys is a free app for iPad and Mac, which allows using an iPad device as a keyboard shortcuts panel for Mac OS X. Considering the fact that many people use iPad as a companion device for OSX, the HotKeys app can further add to increasing productivity for users by making iPad as a tool to execute OS X hotkeys. This app comes with two pre-configured key packs, including one Continue Reading →

Use Keyboard Shortcuts To Update Facebook And Send Tweets In Mac With Eggy

While many Mac users might like the Mac Mountain Lion sharing services in the notification center, however, there is still a faster method for sending Tweets or to write a Facebook message. Eggy is a free Mac OS X app which makes it possible to set global shortcut keys for sending messages, posting a Tweet and sending a Facebook message. Using Eggy you can send a message using hotkeys like Continue Reading →

Handy Keyboard Shortcuts For MS Outlook And Outlook.com Webmail

Microsoft seems to have admitted that Hotmail isn’t working as well as they would like. This is why they have launched a newer version of Hotmail, known as Outlook.com. In an attempt to reinvigorate the UI and make the webmail experience more user friendly, they have made a number of changes, including the addition of a Metro style user interface. If you have used the desktop version of MS Outlook, Continue Reading →

Switch Windows 7 Taskbar Labels On & Off With Taskbar Labels

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Sometimes it is convenient to view icons on the taskbar for active windows. Whereas, at other instance,  viewing the text labels can be more helpful (e.g. when working with Internet Explorer pinned site which might don’t have unique labels). Taskbar Labels is  a portable application which provides the utility to easily toggle the taskbar text labels on and off using a  hotkey.

Get Gnome Pie, The Stylish Visual Application Launcher For Ubuntu

There are a number of application launchers that have gained popularity among Ubuntu users. The most significant among them are  Synapse and Gnome Do. Recently, a hotkey based application launcher for the Gnome desktop was released, which seems to be a potential alternative to the aforementioned apps. Gnome Pie is a skinable application launcher with a glossy user interface. It has been inspired from the Opie Radial add-on for World Continue Reading →

Complete List Of Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts [Hotkeys]

Here is a list of some cool Windows 8 hotkeys which can help you speed u your tasks and also make it more fun to use the new Metro UI. These include some keyboard shortcuts that can be used with both the Metro interface and classic Windows 7 desktop interface. In case you would like to remove Metro UI and keep the Windows 7 style user interface by default, then Continue Reading →

Manage All Google Plus Options In A Single Menu With Google+ Manager

Google+ Manager is a Mozilla Firefox extension which allows managing Google Plus options from a single drop down menu, adds extra features and provides hotkey support to perform regular functions. once this extension is installed, it displays a new button which acts as a drop down menu which contains all existing and additional options for Google Plus. Continue Reading →

4t Tray Minimizer Allows To Pin, Roll & Hide Windows To System Tray

4t Tray Minimizer is a Window management tool which adds additional buttons on top of all windows. These buttons can be used to: Minimize active windows to system tray Roll up windows Make current window transparent And pin windows It also allows you to use hotkeys to quickly perform tasks. During the 4t setup, you are provided the option to enable hotkeys for various functions, these include, minimizing applications to Continue Reading →

Get Password Protected Virtual Desktops For Windows 7/Vista/XP

Sometimes you may have many applications such as mail client, editor and Web browser running on one desktop, and you don’t want to mess them up. nSpaces is a free software which adds Ubuntu style workspaces to Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. It also allows password protecting workspaces (virtual desktops). It also has more features than other virtual desktop software like Multi-Tabber. Main Features: Launch Desktops: Create multi Continue Reading →

Assign Hotkeys To Windows Files, Folders & Programs With WinKey

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WinKey is a lightweight tool, which allows redefining keyboard shortcuts by enabling users to assign hotkeys for system folders, programs and web links. Some hotkeys are assigned by default, such as for Control Panel , Network Neighborhood, Printers, system drives, Registry, etc. WinKey can support up to 200 key assignments and requires being active for the keys to work. You can easily minimize it to the system tray, to avoid Continue Reading →