Monday, February 15, 2021

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

You need to know that MKV comes under Matroska which can hold several 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 file.

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

Must-See: How To Download a Movie using uTorrent on PC

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

Torrdroid For PC | Download a Movie Using uTorrent

Everyone loves to watch movies in the theatre. If you want your favorite movies on your smartphone, you would search for the best sites to download movies. In most cases, you will be directed to fake sites by clicking the download link. In rare cases, you may get the correct link to download the movie. Heard about Torrdroid for PC? This post may answer you.

Instead of downloading movies from certain websites, you can look for Torrent movie files. Torrent files are decentralized and peer-to-peer (P2P) sharing networks. Torrent files can be easily downloaded using the Torrent software applications.

The most popular Torrent downloaders are uTorrent and BitTorrent clients. These applications are lightweight and so widely used by a lot of users. These torrent clients are available for desktop, mobile, and web.

In some countries, downloading torrent files are not safe. Before downloading, it is a wise idea to check out your country's policy about handling torrents.

The uTorrent or BitTorrent has adware to which you need to pay attention. During the installation of these applications on your computer, you may be asked to download other software bundles. You can choose to decline installation for such bundle offers.

Previously, we've discussed a free movie download app for Android. If you've not read the post, I recommend you 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.

How To Edit a Picture in PowerPoint

MS PowerPoint is an amazing tool for creating slideshows. Students and Project coordinators use PowerPoint for slideshows during the presentation. Apart from slide creation, you can edit a picture in PowerPoint. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to edit a picture in PowerPoint and much more.

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

How To Resize Image in Paint Without Losing Quality

Resizing the high-resolution image is useful for bloggers and students who have projects online. High-resolution images occupy a large space which increases page loading speed on the browser.

Sometimes, you may want to have a specific size for your images to use online. Even though there are many tools available online to resize images, you could do this in MS Paint.

Must-See: How To Crop a Photo into a Circle using MS Paint and Word

Normally, we use Paint to crop pictures and make drawings. One of the awesome features is resizing the images in Paint.

In MS Paint, you could resize the image using two features. Namely,

1. Resize by Percentage.

2. Resize by Pixels.

Resize image without losing quality

In this post, you'll get clarity on the features to resize images in Paint.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Computer Shortcut Keys From A to Z and Their Functions

When you would like to complete the system work in a short time, the shortcut method is the best. In this fast-paced environment, you need to finish the work quickly. In this post, you'll learn computer shortcut keys from A to Z and their functions.

Any computer work will consume a lot of time. There are some situations where you may not meet the deadline. In such cases, you should prefer the computer keyboard shortcuts.

Must-See: How To Clear Cache in All Major Web Browsers and their Shortcuts

Some office goers extend their shift timing as they were unable to conclude their work. By using shortcut keys from A to Z, you can speed up your productivity. Thus, you don't need to stretch at the end of the day.

computer shortcut keys from a to z and their functions

These shortcuts posted here can be applied in Word, Excel, and Windows.

How To Make Background Transparent in Paint and PowerPoint

To make an image transparent, we can use several tools. For editing an image, people depend on PhotoShop software. There are some best online tools you can found to remove the background from an image. Most of the online tools are not free. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make the background transparent in Paint and PowerPoint.

There are many situations where you would like to make the background transparent. You can use the transparent image as a watermark for featured images. Eg., YouTube Thumbnails with a watermark.

Must-See: How To Extract Text From Image on Android

You don't need to have PhotoShop skills to do this. Also, you don't need to pay online to make transparent images

Make background transparent

How To Crop a Photo into a Circle using Paint and Word

People like to share profile pictures online to get a digital identity. The picture shape is important for the photo. The two most popular picture shapes are boxes and circles. In this tutorial, you will learn how to crop a photo into a circle using Paint and Microsoft Word.

The box-shaped picture is the default one. The circle-shaped picture can be used as a professional profile photo. Especially for students and job seekers, a round-shaped profile photo is a must.

Either it's a square-shaped or rectangular-shaped photo, the simple crop is enough. If you want the picture shape should be a circle, you may prefer Photoshop. It can be frustrating to learn photoshop tricks to crop a photo into a circle.

Cropping a picture is a very basic feature in image editing. You can find the image cropping option in MS Paint for Windows and mobile gallery apps for smartphones.

Users would like to crop photos to cut down certain areas. Perfect cropping provides a better visual appearance on the image. The crop feature in Paint is a useful tool that is easy to use. You can select the portion of the photo for coverage, resize and crop it accordingly using Paint.

You may also have an idea to hire a freelancer to crop your pictures. Here, we have come with simple tips to crop a picture into a circle. Thus, you can do it yourself on your own.

With the combination of Paint and Word applications, we can quickly crop an image into a circle shape.

How to crop a photo into a circle

Saturday, February 6, 2021

How To Compress Video For Web Without Losing Quality

We love to watch and download our favorite videos. If you save a lot of high-quality videos on a PC, you will notice a low storage space warning. Either you're saving videos on the pen drive or Android device, the issue would be the same. In this post, you'll learn how to compress video for the web without losing quality.

When you would like to upload videos online, it will take more time to upload. So, for these two issues, the only solution is "video compression".
You have to compress video for the web to complete the work as soon as possible. Before, we've discussed how to reduce image file size without losing quality.

For compressing the video on a PC, we've come with the best video compression software. This tool can compress the Mp4 video to a smaller size for free.

Besides, this tool also supports .avi,.wmv video formats.

compress video for web

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