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How To Download YouTube Videos Using VLC Media Player

How To Download YouTube Videos Using VLC Media Player

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VLC is undoubtedly one of the best and most popular media players around. VLC Media Player is a free and open source and has the added advantage of offering users many hidden features. Whatever the format is, VLC media player can undoubtedly play almost any kind of audio and video formats you want. One of these hidden features is its ability to convert almost any audio or video format. This is the reason why it’s aptly called  as the Swiss knife of Media players. Another of such hidden feature is VLC media player’s ability to stream and download videos from YouTube and many other video streaming websites. This VLC Media Player ability has not been made public or advertised by the developers for the fear of angering big daddy Google and violating copyright ToS. Steps to download your fa
How To Play A Welcome Voice Message On Every Startup In Windows 10/7/8

How To Play A Welcome Voice Message On Every Startup In Windows 10/7/8

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Earlier Microsoft Windows versions, mainly before Windows 8, has a special startup sound. Later, Microsoft started to slowly roll out startup tones. If you have noticed Windows 10 doesn’t have any startup tone enabled by default.  I recently read about a method which allows you to add a custom welcome message to Windows. So, every time you start your computer, you’ll be greeted by a computerized voice. Microsoft’s voice assistant Cortana isn’t involved in this Windows trick. How to add a custom voice message to Windows 10/7/8: The method takes the help of a text file to play the computerized audio recording of any welcome message you would like to hear at Windows startup. You can follow the steps below to add the custom welcome message to Windows 10 or earlier versions. First of
How To Use Blue Light Filter In Windows 10 And Save Your Eyes From Strain

How To Use Blue Light Filter In Windows 10 And Save Your Eyes From Strain

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Ever felt the problem of watery eyes when you wake up from sleep to work on your laptop screen? We’ve already told you about a widely popular app named f.lux, which works on Windows, Linux, and mac OS. Recently, Google and Apple also launched Night Mode feature in Android and iOS, respectively.  Now, Microsoft has decided to add an inbuilt feature in Windows 10. But, before going ahead and discussing it further, let me tell you the need for options/programs to decrease the blue light. Can’t I just decrease the brightness and reduce the strain? Even after decreasing the brightness, blue light emissions from screen are still high enough to swell your eyes with water. There’s a receptor cell named Melanopsin beside rods and cones in our retina. Melanopsin is blue light sensitive. Well, I th