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Zero-configuration, Instant VPN with LogMeIn.com

Hamachi Instant VPN, from www.logmein.com is an application that allows VPN connectivity to be setup using software supplied by LogMeIn.
If you are looking for just a quick way to get a VPN setup, this is a great time saver.

First you download and install their software.
Then the program help walks you through connecting to your first …

How to: copy and paste filenames in Windows

Trying to find a simple way to copy those filenames in the directory your looking at and just put them into a list? We recommend using “File Name Converter” from SOUNDtells, this is a very easy way to just drag and drop your list of files and get a easily editable text version of …

Get free Wi-Fi and share it securely

So you’ve discovered in your area there are a few access points that allow for free internet access. You’re able to connect with your laptop once in a while. You figure someday you’ll read up on how to setup your laptop to work as a wireless card for your desktop PC – or …

Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, MCE 2005 – Add-on Application that removes commercials for free

For the most part we have enjoyed using our MCE 2005 PC as a TIVO-like device for nearly a year. This was very easy to set up. We understand the phrase “Very easy” is thrown around quite a bit, and usually means nothing to most people. But for those of …