Wednesday, March 20, 2019

How To Enable and Disable Auto Rotate Screen on Android

Android phones and tablets have a screen orientation feature. It's a must option for users to use the device as per their convenience. For reading ebooks and web pages, portrait mode is useful. For watching movies and YouTube videos, landscape mode is the best.

The Gyroscope sensor changes the screen orientation. Auto rotate on Android may not be liked by all users. When you want to read an ebook on your mobile, if screen rotates to landscape, it would be annoying. It is the same case when you use your device in landscape mode.

Another disadvantage of autorotation is that it will drain the battery life. Some users have reported that Turning ON the auto-screen lock saves 10-15% of the phone's battery life.

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To control and change screen orientation, you'll have to use the Android auto rotate setting. So, you can rotate the screen manually or automatically. You can do this by using either the in-built setting or a third-party Android app. The third-party apps are useful if auto rotate Android is not working on your device.

Auto rotate Android

In this tutorial, you'll learn the top 3 ways to enable and disable auto rotate screen on Android.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

How To Change and Create Themes on Telegram

Telegram gives more freedom than WhatsApp. The first thing which we like is to paint something on the wall. You can paint your favorite colors to make a theme on Telegram.

More than 70% of the Telegram users would like to apply a different theme. The default theme looks boring and we need a different taste.

In Telegram, you can change the chat background to any color or picture. You can also change the layout theme at no cost.

The flexibility provided by Telegram attracts many users day by day. Many users have started to use Telegram like WhatsApp. You can make stickers easily on Telegram to share them with your friends and family.

Changing and creating new themes applies to the desktop version of Telegram too. The Telegram web version doesn't allow us to change the theme. If you're a web user of Telegram, you've to stick with the default blue-white theme.

How to change Telegram theme

In this tutorial, we'll learn how to change and create a new theme and chat background on Telegram (both Android and Desktop version).

Saturday, March 9, 2019

How To Convert MKV to MP4 Using VLC Media Player

MKV is an open standard video file format that supports high-quality videos. It has become the most popular video file when compared to MP4, .AVI and .MOV. It also supports many audio and video codecs which shows its flexibility.

You need to know that MKV comes under Matroska which can hold a number of audio, video, and pictures in a single file.

Even Windows 7 won't support MKV format. If you're a Windows 10 user, you're good to play this type of files.

If you're trying to play MKV videos on LCD/LED/SmartTV via USB, your TV won't support this video format. You'll see the message as "Unsupported file".

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If you would like to watch the MKV video on your TV, you should first convert MKV to MP4 format. There is no need to download third-party video converter programs to perform the conversion.

How to convert MKV to MP4 using VLC

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to convert MKV to MP4 without losing quality using VLC media player.

Friday, February 22, 2019

How To Download a Movie Using uTorrent and Bittorrent on PC

Everyone loves to watch movies in the theatre. If you want your favorite movies in your smartphone, you would search for the best sites to download movies. In most cases, you will be directed to fake sites on clicking the download link. In the rare case, you may get the correct link to download the movie.

Instead of downloading movies from certain websites, you can try Torrent files to start the download without fail. A Torrent file is a peer to peer file sharing program where you can use uTorrent or BitTorrent software to grab the download.

Previously, we've discussed free movie download app for Android. If you've not read the post, I recommend you to read that first because it's the first step to get the Torrent file. Besides, you can also download unlimited HD movies on your Android.

Movie download through uTorrent

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to download a movie using uTorrent or BitTorrent clients on PC.

Friday, February 8, 2019

How To Edit a Picture in Powerpoint

MS Powerpoint is an amazing tool for creating slideshows. Students and Project co-ordinators use Powerpoint for slideshows during the presentation. Apart from slide creation, you can edit a picture in Powerpoint.

Once you insert a picture in Powerpoint, you'll see a lot of editing tools. Previously, we've discussed how to make the background transparent using Powerpoint. Read this post if you'd like to edit a transparent image.

If you're not familiar with Photoshop, you can try Powerpoint to edit images. Though Photoshop has a lot of powerful features than Powerpoint, you shouldn't ignore Microsoft's product.

Some of the features of Powerpoint are Design, Transitions, Animations, and Slideshow. Each feature comes with its sub-tools for editing images.

How To Edit a Picture in Powerpoint

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to edit a picture in Powerpoint and much more.

Friday, January 25, 2019

How To Turn Off Videos on Facebook

The Facebook news feed is popular for news, images, and videos. With no doubt, Facebook videos could entertain than other types of posts. Some of us may spend a lot of time watching Facebook videos.

When you scroll down for more feeds, the Facebook videos will play automatically. This could annoy some users. Facebook autoplay videos will drain your mobile data.

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The most annoying part is the sound you hear when the autoplay video is Turned On. If you don't put a headphone, it would surely annoy others who are around you. If it's bedtime, it could be a nightmare for others.

The autoplay feature is good for those who always use a headset. At the same time, if you rely on mobile data, Facebook video autoplay feature may not be useful.

Whether you prefer the mobile app or desktop, you can stop Facebook videos from autoplaying.

Turn Off Autoplay Videos on Facebook

Here's the guide to turn on/off autoplay videos and sound on Facebook.
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