Microsoft Windows: 99 programs and tips you may not know of

Apps, tips and tricks that can save you time and money! Performance, hidden tools, networking hints and best programs
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Published 9/2014 English

Course Description

Do you use Microsoft Windows every day? You can improve the way you work and play by using tools and tips. The problem is that there are thousands of applications and articles on the Internet. That's why I decided to record a series gathering all interesting and unique tools and tips for Windows XP, 7 and 8.

More than 5 hours of videos showing you hundreds of tools and tips for Microsoft Windows. You will see most applications in action and some additional tips you can try out later on by yourself!

You will find not only videos but pdf files with links to download all tools discussed. Most things are free to download from the Internet.

I suggest alternatives to most applications, which means that you can find even more tools and tips.

Everything is designed in a nice and neat way. Videos are short to help you focus on a tool you like. It is all divided into eleven sections including some bonus applications and tips.

I discuss security, on-line applications, passwords, benchmarks, hard drive tools, tips to improve performance, hidden system options, application to view images and videos. There are some really nice 'old-school' tools I show you!

Take this course to learn that you can improve the way you play and work every single day. Enjoy!

What are the requirements?

  • Any version of a Windows Operating system (Windows 7 or 8 recommended)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course you will have a long list of tools, tips and ideas that can change the way you used to work in Windows
  • You will learn time saving productivity tips and essentials
  • You will learn how to optimize Windows
  • You will learn how to boost your computer's performance
  • Get access to hidden system tools
  • You will learn which tools to use to improve Windows
  • PDF files with direct links to download described applications

What is the target audience?

  • All audiences from beginners to power-users

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to the series
What to expect?
Preview
03:05
Tip of the year - New system? Download all great tools in 1 minute! Save hours!
01:49
Section 2: Increase the performance
Tip #1 - Collect information about your system
Preview
03:09
Tip #2 - Benchmark your system using these tools and applications
05:30
Tip #3 - Is your hard drive in a perfect shape?
Preview
02:38
Tip #4 - Is your hard drive fast enough? Programs that can test your hdd
01:14
Tip #5 - Tweak your system for SSD
10:08
Tip #6 - Benchmark your SSD
02:19
Tip #7 - Old computer? Make it faster!
01:49
Tip #8 - Disable start-up programs and services
02:11
Tip #9 - Change fan speeds
01:33
Tip #10 - Remove unwanted programs and add new features
02:26
Section 3: Hidden system tools
Tip #11 - Check the resources
07:17
Tip #12 - God mode in Windows
02:02
Tip #13 - Shutdown your PC using the command line!
02:51
Tip #14 - Computer Management and Administrative Tools
04:10
Tip #15 - Group Policy Editor
03:23
Section 4: Images, sound and videos
Tip #16 - The best Image and video viewers and players
04:42
Tip #17 - Cheaper than Photoshop, better than Gimp
06:55
Tip #18 - Microphone tricks
01:40
Tip #19 - How to record a good quality voice in Windows
04:05
Tip #20 - Capture the screen in Windows using that tool
03:21
Tip #21 - Compress your videos using that tool and get -50% in size!
02:04
Tip #22 - Extract voice from your videos using this app
01:49
Tip #23 - Remove the background noise from your clips using that tool!
01:51
Tip #24 - Enhance the audio
01:53
Tip #25 - Join video files for free in a few clicks!
01:36
Section 5: Security - Manage your files
Tip #26 - Hidden options thay you want to enable
02:51
Tip #27 - Start using these File Explorers!
03:40
Tip #28 - Old School applications
02:21
Tip #29 - Advanced features
03:47
Tip #30 - Compress your files better than ZIP
06:02
Section 6: Security - password and privacy
Tip #31 - Are you using a strong password?
11:47
Tip #32 - What you want to know about encryption
02:13
Tip #33 - User Access Control
02:02
Tip #34 - Encrypt your hard drive
02:44
Tip #35 - Be careful what you share!
02:27
Tip #36 - Use VPN
02:02
Tip #37 - The best cloud solutions to enhance your security
03:20
Tip #38 - Browse the Internet in a secure way using these tools!
02:05
Tip #39 - Protect your privacy with these tools
01:36
Tip #40 - The best antivirus applications
04:00
Tip #41 - Malware protection - a must-have tool!
02:08
Tip #42 - How to revome a virus/trojan from your PC
02:21
Tip #43 - Make a joke to your friends using DNS
03:58
Tip #44 - Make a joke to your friends - 'cannot click anywhere'???
01:01
Tip #45 - Add a batch file
02:28
Tip #46 - More advanced batch files
01:32
Section 7: Let's go online
Tip #47 - The best add-ons in Firefox
04:20
Tip #48 - Improve your internet security
04:43
Tip #49 - Improve your internet security - part 2
04:13
Tip #50 - Convert files on-line (Word to PDF)
01:11
Tip #51 - Free pictures, photos and sounds on-line
03:38
Tip #52 - Create your own movie/cartoon on-line
03:13
Tip #53 - Add a watermark to a PDF document
Preview
02:50
Tip #54 - Check your IP address and firewall settings
03:59
Section 8: General Windows tools and tips
Tip #55 - Windows 7 Sidebar
01:38
Tip #56 - Windows 8 - let's bring the start menu back
01:07
Tip #57 - Manage your printer in a better way
06:32
Tip #58 - Virtual CD/DVD for your ios files
02:13
Tip #59 - A better FTP Client
01:59
Tip #60 - How to spy your friend using this simple application
02:02
Tip #61 - Replace Notepad with this awesome application
02:09
Tip #62 - Virtual Machines, multiple operating systems
07:35
Tip #63 - Create awesome games and tools
06:13
Tip #64 - Back up your system
02:55
Tip #65 - Back up your files (sync)
03:48
Tip #66 - Copy your files in a better way!
02:38
Tip #67 - Rename thousands of files in seconds
02:29
Tip #68 - Recover a password for Microft Word and Excel
03:05
Tip #69 - Two screens? Here are a few tips and apps for you!
02:22
Section 9: Remote Access
Tip #70 - Remote Desktop Protocol
04:13
Tip #71 - Manage your PC from the Internet - for free!
02:14
Tip #72 - Dynamic DNS - why and how to use
06:14
Tip #73 - Create a DLNA Media Server at home
01:29
Tip #74 - Help, I need help!
02:56
Section 10: Network Tools and tips
Tip #75 - Find all devices in your network. In one minute!
03:06
Tip #76 - Share a folder in Windows
02:39
Tip #77 - How to manage Wireless networks much easier
02:50
Tip #78 - My Internet is slow! How to test it?
02:26
Tip #79 - Let this tool tell you if the network goes down!
02:33
Tip #80 - Basic CMD tools and commands that you need
03:41
Tip #81 - Firewall in Windows
02:54
Tip #82 - Monitor your network with this freeware application
02:39
Tip #83 - Protect your child!
01:55
Tip #84 - Hack the network in 5 minutes
02:03
Tip #85 - Improve the wireless connection using this tool
03:02
Tip #86 - Create your own NAS Server
04:15
Tip #87 - Create your own NAS Server - part 2
02:19
Tip #88 - Share your Internet Connection
01:37

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Instructor Biography

Marious Kuriata, IT Exam Practice, Network Engineer and Instructor

Hi, my name is Marious. I have been working in IT for 14 years (web design, networking, security, tutoring). I currently work as a Cisco Security Engineer in a support IT Company in London and I run my own training company. My courses/certifications: MCSE, MCSA, MCTS, MCP, Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCNA Security, CCSP, Zyxel Security Professional, Postgraduate studies in networking & security. A Master's Degree in Human Resources.

12 years of experience in IT. This has included designing, troubleshooting and installing networks, Cisco routers, switches, access points and firewalls (ASA Firewalls, Aironet, VLANs, routing protocols RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, spanning tree, VPNs, Cyberoam, IPS/IDS, Riverbed), Previous experience includes Microsoft systems, IT Manager, Technical Trainer (Cisco, Comptia, Microsoft) and Private Tutor.

CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate (2009)

CCNP Cisco Certified Network Professional (2010)

CCNA_SEC Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (2012)

CCNA_ASA Cisco ASA Firewalls Specialist: Security and VPNs (2013)

CCSP (CCNP Sec) – Cisco Certified Security Specialist (2013)

ZCNP ZyXEL Certified Network Professional (2012)

MCSE Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2011)

MCP Microsoft Certified Professional (Windows Server) (2009)

MCTS Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (Vista) (2009)

MCSA Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2010)

Training in ERP management, Cisco Networking Academy CCNA (distinction)

Microsoft Courses (Windows Server 2003, SQL, XP, ISA Server, Exchange Server)

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