• How to Fix 0xc000007b Application Error (Windows 7 64bit)How to Fix 0xc000007b Application Error (Windows 7 64bit)

    This is a very common error that sometimes occurs when trying to run some DirectX games or applications. According to numerous articles all across the internet, it occurs when a 32-bit application is trying to interact with 64-bit system environment. Although Windows XP may sometimes returns a similar error, it most commonly happens in Windows 7 64-bit.   The application was unable to start correctly (0xc000007b). Click OK to close the application.   Although this problem may occur […]


  • How To Create a Photoshop Document For PrintingHow To Create a Photoshop Document For Printing

    Creating graphical document for printing is a significantly different process than creating the same looking document for viewing/sharing on the computer screen. This is due to a difference between technology used by printing machine and computer monitor.       If we want to create a new print-ready document in Photoshop, these are the major things we need to pay attention to resolution, color mode, bleeds (bleed area). Resolution Standard Resolution for pre-press documents is 300 dpi (dots-per-inch). This means that every square […]


  • How To Prevent Programs From Running On Windows Startup (Windows 7, 8 and Vista)How To Prevent Programs From Running On Windows Startup (Windows 7, 8 and Vista)

    This is something you’ll have to deal with sooner or later. Many programs tend to put themselves into the startup list which will automatically run when Windows boots up. The most of them will inform you about this during their installation, but the checkbox saying “Run this program at Windows startup” will probably be hidden at the corner of the window and already checked.     Also there are many important programs which will bother […]


  • How To Block a Specific Website From Loading On Your Computer (Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP)How To Block a Specific Website From Loading On Your Computer (Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP)

    How to block a specific website from loading on your computer? This is very simple and doesn’t require any additional software. Once blocked, site will remain unavailable in all web browsers, until you unblock it. Let’s say you need to block a Facebook from showing in your browser. Run the the following procedure…     1  Open My Computer and navigate to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc 2. Double-click on the file named “hosts“. Wait for Open with dialog to appear and […]


  • How To Block Internet Access For Any Program In One Click (Windows 7 and Vista)How To Block Internet Access For Any Program In One Click (Windows 7 and Vista)

    How to block a program from accessing the internet?  You don’t need any additional software to do this, just your native Windows Firewall. BUT… if you go through standard firewall procedure it will require much more then one click, so I’ll show you the easiest way 🙂 We will create shell extension for right-click context menu which will have two options: “Block Internet Access” and “Allow Internet Access“. Here we go…   1 […]