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VirtualDub: How to watermark your videos

There are many folks out there who like to watermark their videos in all possible kind of ways. Some like to use huge introductions and others, like me, are satisfied with small but noninvasive logos. Before we start, you’ll obviously need VirtualDub, and in this case for the watermark to work, the ffdshow codec. Yes,… Read more VirtualDub: How to watermark your videos

Use Sony NW-A3000 without SonicStage Software and hack its Volume Limiter!

After a long time I wanted to use my Sony NW-A3000 then I remembered why I rarely use it: Its goddamn awful piece of garbage software called “SonicStage”. SonicStage for Sony’s Walkman is like the iTunes for the iPod. Without it you can’t transfer your songs to your Sony NW-A3000 player,…or so I thought until… Read more Use Sony NW-A3000 without SonicStage Software and hack its Volume Limiter!

How to unassociate File Types in Windows 7!

It drove me nearly crazy yesterday, when I falsely associated a few files with the wrong application and could not unassociate them. No mater how much I turned my registry upside down, how much I deleted, something was missing. I just couldn’t find it. “F’k it!” I thought, and turned to google. Lo and behold,… Read more How to unassociate File Types in Windows 7!

MyDefrag: Simple Defragmenter with enormous hidden potential!

I’ve used O&O Defrag for a couple years now, and up until now I was always satisfied, but since O&O Defrag 12 the defrag algorithms seem to have dropped in effectiveness significantly. Especially the access algorithm seems to be doing exactly squat. Files which are being accessed all time aren’t moved at all, like they… Read more MyDefrag: Simple Defragmenter with enormous hidden potential!

WSCC: Windows System Control Center – A convenient collection of system applications!

I’m an avid user of system applications. I like to know what’s going on my system.  Which is why I’m using a lot of Windows Sysinternals utilities like AutoRuns, Process Monitor, Process Explorer. To some extend also some of NirSoft’s Utilities. Well, recently I stumbled upon what you may call an “application center”, KLS Soft’s… Read more WSCC: Windows System Control Center – A convenient collection of system applications!