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Logo Rationale

Posted by Vishal G R on June 29, 2011 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (2)

Logo is a graphic mark or emblem used by organizations or even individuals to get instant public recognition. Logos can be either purely graphic or can be composed of symbols and letters.

Its obvious why I chose the letter "V" for my logo - because my name starts with it?! :P

That is not all - The V sign - has various meanings, depending on the context and how it is presented. It is most commonly used to represent the letter V as in "Victory" and as a symbol of ...

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Hidden International Themes & Wallpapers

Posted by Vishal G R on June 27, 2011 at 3:30 AM Comments comments (0)

While installing Windows 7 for the first time - you are asked to set the preferred language, time and currency. Based on your regional setting, it installs set of themes and wallpapers.

For example: If you set English (United States) as your time and currency format, the associated desktop backgrounds and themes are installed.

In this case other themes and wallpapers of other English-speaking countries -- Australia, Canada, Great Britain and South Africa are hidden. ...

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Windows 7 brings fonts to life!

Posted by Vishal G R on June 22, 2011 at 4:42 AM Comments comments (0)

When you install softwares like - Photoshop, CoralDraw - by default so many fonts get installed. Sometimes it is really frustrating to search through the fonts without being able to see what fonts look like?

Windows 7 gives you the power to shun the aggravation forever!

Previewing fonts in Windows 7 very easy. The all new Fonts Applet gives you a preview (like - thumbnail view) of each an...

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Handy Win7 Keyboard Shortcuts

Posted by Vishal G R on June 18, 2011 at 7:43 AM Comments comments (0)

Windows 7 has some usual keyboard shortcuts, but also plenty of new ones. Below is the list of major Win 7 shortcuts (old and new):

Window Control:

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How to spell out numeric value of currency in English words using Excel add-in?

Posted by Vishal G R on June 17, 2011 at 6:54 AM Comments comments (0)

My friend asked me if we have an option in Excel to spell out the numerals. After some Googling I found it is indeed possible!

Here is what you can do:

  1. Open the Excel file in which you want to spell out the numerals or currency.
  2. Press ALT+F11 to start the Visual Basic Editor.
  3. On the Insert menu, click Module.
  4. ...
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