Screen mirroring is one of the best ways to connect your device with your PC and TV. You don’t need to attach your PC and TV with standers methods like using wires and cables, you can simply connect your Android phones and Apple device with your TV and PC. You can stream any application on TV or PC like Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, YouTube as well as any entertainment application and video stores on your phones. You can also mirror your family photos and events videos stored on your phone. If you are in the office, then you can present your official presentation on your office TV or PC with mirroring features using your device.
Mirroring lets you more comfortable to attach your PC and TV instead of using the traditional method. Smart TV and smartphones are making people’s life easy, and now people can see anything on the TV by using their device. It is not easy to mirror your TV and PC with your Android phones and tablet. In this blog, we will show you how to mirroring some important applications on TV and computer.
Google Home (With Cast)
Let’s start with Google home Application that is easy-to-use and manage all the cast supported systems available with you in your office or home. Cast-support application is mostly available on all Android smartphones as it is an inbuilt application in all the Android devices. If you do not find the application, then you can download it from the Google Play Store. If you don’t have any support card then Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, HBO, and Spotify Application are not lined up with mirroring the application on your TV. If you want to enable mirroring your device and you don’t have a supporting cast then you need to buy, Google has its own product as Chromecast in $35 at Amazon and your nearest store. Chromecast is one of the cheapest price streaming video devices. It is easy to transfer your device application, and lots of things see on your TV by mirrors your Smartphone’s display.
Take a look at the Google Home application, and the Google home application has well designed for the user to use easily. Its setting allows you to attach your device with television in a few steps. Whenever you launch the application, it only needs a network to enable you to activate your Application and TV to mirroring each other. The best thing in the Home application, it does not require any other source to streaming your service vie Google chromecast. For the first time when you download this application, you need to set up the application. You need to download all the familiar applications on your device like YouTube, Netflix, Spotify, etc. from the Google Play store and all the downloaded applications to mirroring with your television.
If you have a Google Chromecast system, then you don’t need to download any application because it has its own installed application. The installed application quickly browses several entertainment sources including Google play movies and YouTube. It is accessible to streaming trending videos and YouTube popular entertainment shows.
Google Home always permit you to directly cast the application and allow you to mirror anything available into your device. While you use the standard method, maybe you get trouble by the warless connection. Overall Google home application provides you with a smooth and better service on comparing to other similar applications.
Run up Vysor Application
Multiple apps come with the Vyser Application on Android phones; it is an inbuilt screen mirroring application. Vysor application simply attaches your computer and also has a great feature that allows you to get mirror all the information available on your phone you can see on the monitor screen. Remember that it is not free for all users, it only provides your screenshot from your system display. If you want to use its all service like downloading videos and streaming all of your applications on the device, then you need to buy is pro version at $2.5 per month or $10 per year with a permanent license at $40.
There are several application that allows you to mirror your phones to your computer with different terms and condition as follow:-
- Allcast Screen Recording and Mirror
- Windows Connect
- Samsung Flow
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Microsoft always updates its OSs in 10 years and provides updated versions for ten years as well. Microsoft stopped providing official support for Windows XP from April 2014 and it recently stopped Windows 7’s support as well. Now, the only option remaining for you is to update to Windows 10.
In this blog, we describe to you how you can secure your system while updating Windows XP for a long time.
Based on market review, many users still use Microsoft Windows XP on their PC and laptops. People do not like to update their desktop or laptop for several reasons. If you want to know how you can run old version Windows XP in your device, then you can learn how Windows XP essential for you.
Majority of the people like to use Windows XP because of its official use. It is easy-to-use and understandable for every work.
We know that in current times Windows 10 is among the most used OS, especially for Business purposes and official uses. It provides several software that are easy to understand and maintain all your needs related to business or official work.
If you have a device with a Virtual machine, then it isn’t simple to update your Windows XP in your device.
It is not only one reason that you don’t want to upgrade your device with Windows 10. However, you also cannot update your Windows XP because the new version only supports Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7. In the latest version, there is no driver to update your Windows XP.
So if you wish to continue using your Windows XP, then you can use it in your system, then check out the following tips and decide which is suitable for you.
Use Windows XP Now and Forever
First, we need to secure our device as updating it contain risks to harm our device. Since Microsoft released a new version of Windows 10, it is complicated to protect Windows XP security. If you don’t know how you can protect your device, it may be reflected with several various like Malware, worms, bugs, and Viruses.
Here we learn how to secure our device with Windows XP after Electro-Optical System (EOS).
Install Reputable Antivirus
Although we know that Microsoft does not release any security for Widows XP, but you can still protect your device. If you want to secure your device, then you can download and install the antivirus programs that are available for free and paid versions.
To protect your computer, you can download free antivirus, but if you want more security Windows, then you need to install the paid version of Microsoft that provide more security to your device. AVG, Norton, Avast or Kaspersky are the primarily used antivirus program that offers more protection to your device, and you can choose any one version according to your use.
If you wish to know about Microsoft Security Essentials, then you need to remember Microsoft has released their last version of Windows XP in the June 2015. Security is the first privacy of the device, so you need to buy a particular program that is suitable for a device.
Software up to Date
It is essential for all users to always update their software program by installing or upgrading with the latest version of the software from the official website. Regularly updating software program can protect you from several infected viruses like Malware. Make sure to install all the patches that given by Microsoft until 8 April 2014.
Go Offline Instead Using Internet Explorer
In your Windows XP, you can use Google Chrome and Firefox. You need to know that all the internet explore companies have a reason for providing you security. If your windows XP does not support any internet browser, then you need to understand your Internet Explorer not offering you a security to your device.
So the best method to keep safe from the unpleasant condition will be used in Firefox and Google Chrome with updates its latest patch.
Many tools contain Malware various that can be affected by your device while suffering online at the time of updates. There are all the updates are not officially so it can catch Malware virus that can be harmful to your device.
Java Web Browser
Java is one of the most used software in Windows, especially in the browser. Using java computer criminals will harm your software by java. To secure your system by coming in any trouble, you need to disable the Java web browser for your device.
Here are the steps on how you can disable it from your device:-
- Launch the Control panel.
- Choose Java.
- Click on the security and deselect your choice.
- Double-tap on Enable java that shoe in the browser.
- Hit the Okay button.
- Apply this new setting.
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When you are doing something in your Chromebook like social media application or watching movies and you saw something you would want to show someone, then taking a screenshot is the most useful option. In case you do not know how to do so, then this blog will help you out. Here are several ways to take a screenshot on your Chromebook.
How to take a screenshot using buttons on Chromebook
Using a button is a convenient method to take a screenshot on your Chromebook. Button combination is an easy way to take a screenshot on mobile, and it can also work on Chromebook by using volume and power button.
There are two methods to take a screenshot on chrome book with keyboards buttons.
- Ctrl + ]] to capture full screen.
- Ctrl + Shift + ]] to capture that particular portion you want to take a screenshot.
In the 2nd option, you can use your mouse to navigate on your screen to select a particular area you want to take a screenshot of. This command is helpful for that moment when you are want to capture a little portion of your screen.
If you are using the different external keyboards in your Chromebook, the above command does ‘not work; then, you can use these steps.
- Ctrl + F5 to capture full screen.
- Ctrl + Shift + F5 to capture that particular portion you want to take a screenshot.
If you are using your Chromebook in tablet mode or you wish to take a screenshot, then you can do so. In the tablet mode the keyboard is not active, so need to Click the power button + volume down button to take a screenshot.
This method takes a screenshot of your full-screen preview. In the tablet, there is only one option to take a screenshot. If you want to take a specific portion, then you can crop the taken screenshot according to your need, or you want to share with someone.
How to take a screenshot with Stylus
Stylus option only for those users who are using Samsung Chromebook plus, Pixelbook, Pixelbook Pen, and Chromebook have stylus features.
Here you can use your pen to take a screenshot. Open the menu, now, you can take a screenshot withdrawing on your screen, or you can also take a full screenshot of the entire screen.
How to take a screenshot using other application
In-built features to take a screenshot on Chromebook performed well. Buy you wish to use some other option. You can install other applications that can help you to take a screenshot in many ways and providing lots of features while taking a screenshot.
Three Additional Options
Nimbus Screenshot & Screen Video Recorder – it including various features where you can take a screenshot, edit your screenshot, record your videos.
Scrn.li – it can take a screenshot of your entire screen and selected part that you want to take.
FireShot – it can take a screenshot of the entire screen, providing an Editing tool that can be helpful to crop your screenshot and also a send screenshot option that can use to send your screenshot to Gmail.
All of the extensions above mention are free to the user. If you want to take a regular screenshot, then you can use the above extension to make a creative screenshot.
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There are lots of photo editing applications on the App Store for iPhone and iPad users. Photo editing can enhance your photos; it can crop, highlight, writing something, make a collage, change filter and brightness, etc. The previous Apple devices did not have powerful editing tools. However, the new versions have more features and an easier option to edit your photos. You can edit your photo easily with the help of this blog that can guide you on how you can edit your pictures on the iPhone and iPad.
We know that photo editing application is not available in iPhone. Whenever you want to edit your phone on iPhone, select the photos that you want to edit and click on edit that preview on the right corner on the screen, here you can edit your photos with some basic tools like you increase brightness and resize, etc. For more features, most of the users install third-party applications on their devices to edit photos with lots of features and tools. People use Snapseed and VSCO Photoshop applications etc. Now, in the new Apple device iOS, 13 and iPad 13 has an inbuilt photo-editing application that provides you several features to edit your photos. However, you don’t need to install any third-party application. Apple continuously changes its photo editing features in its device, but in the new device, it brings a new and strong level of tools to edit photos.
Now iOS 13 has introduced a photo editing tool on its device that is strong and several features that are still not in other smartphones. If you want to edit your photos on the iPhone and iPad device, here are the solution on how to edit your pictures on the iPhone without using third-party applications.
How to Edit Pictures on Apple Device “iPhone and iPad.”
New photo editing tools in the apple device are in three categories “Adjustment, Cropping, and Filters.” These are divided into three categories because it can be easy to use and providing more simple to the user.
Here are the steps on how to edit a photo on iPhone and iPad:-
- Launch the Photo application on your device iPhone or iPad.
- Search the photo that you want to edit.
- Tap on the photo you want to edit.
- Hit on the Edit icon that shown on the right side on the top on your device.
- Here you can preview a menu; in this menu, you can see three categories of photo editing options as “Adjustment, Cropping, and Filters.”
- Whenever you can click on the edit option, you are directly going to the Adjustment option.
- Here are many tools; the first one is Auto, which is a preview as a “Magic wand.”
- Tap on the Magic wand icon.
- This tool automatically provides you other tools that are available in it.
- Whenever you are not like your photos after this change, you can click again on the magic wand to remove the automatic editing manually.
- You can edit your photo by using tools that are available on your device by manually adjustments as you like to edit.
Editing Tools and Its Work on iPhone and iPad
Exposure:- This tools is a preview in the magic wand; this tool is a basic tool that is found in the old version of the iPhone. It works to control the light and brightness of the photo, and you can adjust your photo by dragging slides located at the bottom of your screen. When you drag center to the left, that will overexpose your pictures, and when you drag center to the right, it will under-expose your photos.
Brilliance:- While using the tool’s drag to the right side, it can focus on the dark side of the photos area and drag it to the left. It can increase the brightness of the shadow areas of your photos.
Contrast:- This tool used to break your photos. It can be bright the light area; when you increase this tool, it can dark the blackness area.
Highlights:- This tool is used to highlight the lighter portion of the image. If you like to make a cup on the photo, drag a cup on your photo.
Shadows:- It is used to focus on the shadow of your image. In the zero position, this affects the bright potation of the picture. You can make dark your shadow by increasing the tool by dragging left to right.
Brightness:- It can increase or decrease your photo’s brightness by dragging left. It can decrease your brightness and drag right; it can increase your photo’s brightness.
Black Point:- It is like shadow features that can dark you shadow potation of your image.
Saturation:- This tool mostly found in any editing application as Snapseed, Photoshop, VCO, etc. It has four color combinations of red, green, blue, and yellow that are used to increase color or decrease the color of the photos.
Vibranc:- This is also a popular tool that is available in every third party application; it can preview the photo color without taking your image.
Warmth:- It is a user to control your image Temperature by dragging left to the right.
Sharpness:- It can use to adjust the overall state of the picture.
Definition:- This tool focus on the border and edge object of the picture.
Noise Reduction:- If you take a picture in week light, with this tool, you can notice on the dark potation of the picture.
Vignette:- This tool dark the corners of the image.
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Apple recently launched the iPadOS 13.4 version developers beta 1 for Apple engineers that use this application and find the problems to solve it after that it is a release for the Apple user. In case you are wondering how to install it, then here is your workaround to installing iPadOS 13.4 developer beta 1 on iPad.
New in iPadOS Version 13.4
On 5 February 2020- Apple released its current version of iPadOS version 13.4 developer beta 1.
Apple recently releases the iPadOS version 13.4 beta 1 for its developers. In this blog, you can find how to install current iPadOS version 13.4 into your iPad device. You can also find some more features in iPadOS version 13.
Backup of iPad
Always remember to backup your data from your iPad device before updating your device. While updating your device with new version 13.4 beta 1, it may chance to make your device some problems, or you can lose your data that are available in your device. So it’s an excellent idea to backup your data for security purpose and further use. You can also your data every day or weekly, that is an excellent way to secure your data.
Here are the steps on how you can backup your data from your iPad:-
- Attach your iPhone into the Macbook or Windows computer.
- Start iTunes.
- Tap on the iPad option that appears on the menu bar.
- Remember to backup is settings up to This Computer, and ability to Encrypted backup.
- Tap on Backup Now.
- Tap on Encrypted backup to create a password to secure your data.
- Tap on Backup application whenever asked to you.
- Hit Command icon, to start Preferences. Or you can visit the iTunes menu and there tap on the Preferences.
- Tap on the device icon.
- Control-click on the backup and select Archive.
Install the iPadOS Version 13.4 beta 1 via iTunes
- Visit the developer.apple.com on your Macbook.
- Tap on Discover icon.
- Tap on any operating system option that appears top of your device screen.
- Hit Download.
- Sign in with your developer ID and its password.
- Visit the iPad eta option and Download backup image.
- Tap on iPadOS backup image that can be matched with the device application that you wish to install.
- Tap the application that appears on the top of the list of beta software.
- Hit the Download icon near the Xcode 11. wait some moments to finishing the Download.
- Launch the iTunes from the application folder.
- Attach your iPhone with your Macbook.
- Hit iPad option that is shown in iTunes. You can also secure it with your password for security purpose.
- Holding the Options button on your Macbook keyboard and then tap Check for updates.
- Hit the Downloads that appear on the sidebar, and it found in the downloaded folder on the iPadOS backup image.
- Tap on the iPadOS backup image.
- Hit Open.
Install iPadOS Beta Via Profile
- Here are the steps on how to install iPadOS beta via Profile:-
- Visit the developer.apple.com on your Macbook.
- Tap on Discover icon.
- Tap on any operating system option that appears top of your device screen.
- Hit Download.
- Sign in with your developer ID and its password.
- Visit the iPadOS beta option and hit the Download. After this command, it will automatically download iPadOS version 13.4 beta 1 software into your Profile.
- Hit Close.
- Launch Settings.
- Hit Profile Download.
- Click on Install, and you need to type your password to install it.
- Allow the terms ad condition that appears on your screen to install it that appear on your screen.
- Hit Reset to settings up you changes you have done.
While installing the iPadOS version 13.4 beta 1 into your device, you need to go software update on your device when your Profile loaded, and follow the steps:-
- Start setting in your iPad.
- Hit General.
- Tap Software Updates.
- When the updates appear on your screen, hit the Download and install icon.
- Type your password.
- Hit agree to accept terms and condition.
- Hit Agree to confirm.
After this process, your iPad will be automatically rebooted and install iPadOS version 13.4 beta 1, ensure that your device battery is more than 50% and it is an excellent idea to attach with charger.
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Unwanted messages on your Android and Apple devices are not only annoying but can also prove to be harmful.
Besides the annoyingness, you can also receive several messages from many nearest stores, call centers, local restaurants, and advertisement companies. Unwanted message receives on phones is similar to the robocalls you receive daily.
Although you have received several messages on your device annoying you like you won a trip, warning for your device and your iCloud has been overtaken. Those messages on your device are tricky messages that attempt to access your personal information to cyber-criminal. The cyber-criminal take your phone number and access your account information and also access your online accounts.
In this blog, we will teach you how to not just ignore those unwanted messages but permanently stop to prevent robocalls or cyber-crime.
Don’t Open Any Links
Cyber-criminals are very tricky, and they send you a message on your number from the required company. They sent a message that contains a link asking you to verify your account details. Then they take you to a certain site and get your all information like your username, password and your other related information for further use.
Whenever you receive an unwanted message on your device with an attached link, then instead of opening the message delete it asap. Even if you respond to the message and open it, then never fill your details like your username password and other account details. It may harm you.
Before Replying “STOP” Do Inquiry
A simple way to opt-out of receiving the unwanted message and notification like Advertisement message that contains a link, call from fake banks and company who are offering you many excellent opportunities without any cost or cheap rates. Reply to that message source with “STOP.” It is the faster way to stop the message from everything like an Internet service provider and political campaign.
But cyber-criminals also use the same tools to replying to their messages, in terms your phone number is valid and can target you for the more robocalls message. Instead of rapidly replying STOP to an unwanted message, you can also use other options to see the number that is recognized organization or for the business use.
Report Bad Message to Carrier
If you cannot verify the sender’s message, or it is a cyber-criminal message, then you can forward this message to 7726 from your phone. AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon all are the accepting cyber-criminal message. After reporting, you can receive a message that asks you for more information to confirm the number to verify the original message that you sent. Some carriers like Sprint will block the number after reporting your complaint.
Use Phone In-Built Blocking Features
One another method is to block the unwanted number by yourself in your device. Android and iOS both have inbuilt features that block unwanted numbers and message source robocalls.
Here are the steps on how to block an unwanted number on iPhone:-
- Launch the iMessage application on your device.
- Hit on the profile photo on the top of the screen.
- Hit the Info icon.
- Click on the Phone number that shown Block this Caller that appears at the bottom of the screen.
After these steps you can block the unwanted number from your device, now you can’t receive a message from the number you have blocked.
On the Android phone block process will different from iPhone, it will depend on which phone you are using and which message application you have installed.
Here are the steps on how to block an unwanted number on Google Messaging Application:-
- Launch the Google Messaging application.
- Hit the menu option on the top right of the screen.
- Select Details in the list appear list.
- On the screen tap Block and report.
- Tap OK.
The message application sent ten messages from the earlier message to Google to verify and detect the issue. Remember if you block the number, then you are not eligible to post a message on Google.
Samsung Message Application
Here are the steps on how to block an unwanted number on the Samsung Message application.
- Launch the message application.
- Tap ion the conversation that you wish to block.
- Hit on the three doubts that appears on the top right on the screen.
- Choose Block number.
- Tap the Block icon.
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