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Category: Misc Software

How does a macro work and what is its main purpose. Do you use macros on a regular basis? If you do use macros frequently, could you please tell me why you find them useful and which particular tasks would require the use of macro? Which features did you modify in a macro before using it?

Category: Misc Software

I am having problems testing my makefile which I created in Windows operating system. When I created the file, I saved it as a word document. When I tried running the file, I got an error message. I went back and then saved it as a txt file but that did not work either. So how do I actually save a makefile when I finish creating it?

Category: Misc Software

I want to start using Skype very soon. Could somebody who uses Skype tell me how to do the download and install the Skype application? Kindly provide some guidelines for me to install this application on my computer. Can I also download it onto my phone and use it? Can this be done?

 

Category: Misc Software

I need some help in getting my head around the makefile concept. I know they are supposed to make operations at the command prompt much easier. I have used some ready-made ones before but I want someone to explain further, in few words, what makefiles are? How can I write makefiles? Apart from using makefiles at command prompts, what other areas can I apply makefiles to make life a little bit easy for me in the computer world?

Category: Misc Software

I am thinking of installing viva on my phone which is not a touch screen smartphone. Please tell me about the minimum hardware requirement for installation of viva? Can it be installed on non-touch screen phones? If it can, how do I install this kind of application? Please advise me what to do.

 

Category: Misc Software

I would like to know if mobile app consumes a lot of battery power when it is deployed in tablet PC. Does the type of application being used affect the battery-life of the tablet? If it does, could you explain how this process of excessive battery consumption affects the power level of the tablet PC?

 

Category: Misc Software

When you want to compress files, which software have you found to be quite good at doing the job? What criteria are required for compressing files into smaller sizes? Which file formats are ideal candidates to consider for compression? Does compression result in some issue with regards to data corruption?

Category: Misc Software

I have a large number of files that I need to reduce to a manageable size. The thing is that I am not very familiar with compressing files even though I have heard people talk about this technique countless times. Please help me to understand the process required to compress files into a smaller size.

Category: Misc Software

I must admit that I am no expert at dealing with zip folders. I would like someone to take me through the steps of downloading applications contained in zip folders. Please also elaborate on which software you would recommend for unzipping a zipped folder. How do you build the files after you have unzipped the folder?

 

Category: Misc Software

Went I go onto the internet to download files or applications, I sometimes come across zip folders which contain the application I am after. Usually, I do not know how to build the files so I tend to ignore zip folders in general and go for self-extracting files. I need someone to help me understand what handle zip folders are and why files are store in them?