Use Sundance 4.0 To Make Internet Browsing Fun And Productive

Windows Support Number

        Contact Windows Support

Although Microsoft and its Windows support number facility encourages Windows users to use Internet Explorer as the default web browser, users are very choosy about their browsers. They look at convenience and features before setting one as their default web browser. Statistics show that Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are the favourite web browsers of more than half of the Windows users. People mostly use Internet Explorer to access the Windows update page or Microsoft’s service sites.

Lately, it has been reported that there are numerous third party web browsers that most of us are even not aware of. Many of them boast the finest features. If you are fed up using top web browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, try out any of these new browsers. I am happy to introduce here Sundance 4.0, a new web browser that has become popular recently. Obviously, you can’t get support from Windows support number while using third party web browsers like Sundance. Nevertheless, the browser has active support forums. In case any unexpected problems pop up, you can visit its help forums and find out appropriate troubleshooting steps.

Sundance 4.0 features

Favourite Web Browsers

                Windows Help Desk

What makes a web browser good? The primary purpose of using a web browser is to load web pages and search information. The developers of Sundance have understood this very well and have taken every possible step to improve these features. Sundance features sophisticated search tools. Users can access the search tools without navigating much through the interface. The search tools are integrated in the main interface of the browser.

Unlike other web browsers, most of the features in Sundance 4.0 are integrated, for instance the search tools. They are developed by Digola’s Noog Search Assistance. The advance search tools in Sundance allow its users to access popular search engines such as Google, Wikipedia, Bing and Yahoo, directly from the interface. While using the advance search tools integrated in Sundance, users need not know the exact keyword phrases to search for a piece of information.

In addition to advanced search tools, Sundance has integrated many features such as RSS feed manager, WYSIWYG page designer, ability to display two web pages side by side and many more. The browser is rolled out for free. Install the browser and see how it works. If it doesn’t work, you can go back to your favourite Chrome, IE or Firefox.

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How To Adjust Windows Vista’s Display Settings?

Windows Vista Help

                Windows Vista Issues

Windows Vista was launched by Microsoft as a successor to Windows XP, by including several interesting features. However, the operating system failed to match the popularity achieved by its predecessor. According to the technicians available at the Windows Vista help and support team, most Vista users complain about the poor performance of the display options in the system.

Well, if you are experiencing the same issue in your Windows Vista system, you can follow the instructions mentioned below.

  • In the first step, you need to right-click an empty location on your desktop and then select the Properties option. Here, you need to click on the Theme link wherein you’d be able to see the Theme Settings dialog box. It is advised to save your current display settings as theme to prevent any loss of the information.
  • For this, you need to click on the Save As button. After you get the Save As dialog box, you can name your theme and then click on Save.
  • Make sure you use a name that you can remember easily later on. Now, you can click on the Theme Settings dialog box followed by the Personalize Appearance and Sounds dialog box.
  • Once you have successfully backed up your display settings, you need to click on Start, right-click on Computer and then click on Properties. You would get a link to the Windows Experience Index, which you need to click on.
  • Visual Effects

                  Windows Vista Features

    In the next step, navigate to the Tasks option and then click the link to Adjust Visual Effects. You will get a User Account Control warning on the screen followed by a list of visual effects and performance-sapping features. These features can enable you to operate Vista more easily. At any point of time, you can also dial up the Windows Vista help and support number to get more information on the features available in your Vista computer.

  • Now, you can select the Adjust for Best Performance option and then click on OK.
  • Restarting your system is recommended to allow the operating system to adjust to the settings you have saved. Once your system is rebooted, you’d be able to see the new settings on the computer.

By following these steps, you can successfully adjust the display options in Windows Vista for enhancing the overall performance. Still, if you’re getting the same issues, you may get in touch with our technical support team.

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Steps To Remove Yahoo Toolbar From Computer And Internet Browsers

Removing Yahoo Toolbar

             Uninstall Yahoo Toolbar

If you think that Yahoo toolbar installed in your computer is making your internet browsers slow, then you may uninstall it. Removing Yahoo toolbar from your browsers is a simple process and in this post, we will take you through the steps involved in this process.

Google Chrome

  • Open Google Chrome browser and choose the icon located at the right top corner of the window.
  • Choose the option Settings from the menu that comes down. This opens a new window in the browser for settings.
  • From the left pane of the Settings window, choose the option Extensions. This will open the list of Extensions installed in the browser.
  • Locate Yahoo toolbar. Remove the check mark in the box near the option Enabled. This will deactivate the Yahoo toolbar.

Internet Explorer

  • Launch Internet Explorer from its shortcut icon.
  • Select the option Tools and then select Manage Add-ons.
  • In the left pane of the Manage Add-ons window, you will find the heading Add-on Types. From this list, select the first option, Toolbars and Extensions.
  • With the above step, the right pane of the screen will show the list of toolbars installed in it.
  • Click Yahoo Toolbar then choose the button Disable. This will deactivate Yahoo toolbar from the browser.
  • Select the button Close and then restart Internet Explorer.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Double-click the shortcut icon for Mozilla Firefox to launch the program.
  • From the menu bar, select Tools.
  • Click Add-ons to open a new tab for Add-ons Manager.
  • Find and click Yahoo toolbar from the list of add-ons.
  • Choose the option Remove.

    Removing Yahoo Toolbar

                Uninstall Yahoo Toolbar

  • Close the window for Add-ons Manager and restart Firefox.

With the above steps, you can disable or deactivate Yahoo toolbar from various internet browsers. Once you remove the add-on from the browser, uninstall it from the computer with the following steps.

  • Open the Start menu and click Control Panel.
  • Double-click and open the window Add or remove programs.
  • In the window for Add or remove programs, select the option Yahoo toolbar. Click the button Remove.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to remove the program from the computer.

The above step will uninstall Yahoo toolbar from the computer. Once you uninstall the program, remove all the files associated with it. For further assistance on removing Yahoo toolbar, you may contact our technical support team.

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Configuring Outlook For Basic Email Accounts

Outlook Setting

              Outlook Issues

Outlook, developed by Microsoft, is one of the most user-friendly email programs that comprises of a set of advanced features. Along with these, Outlook also provides the option to store the personal as well as contact information of the users. This information is stored in specific folders- Personal storage tables or PST for personal information and Outlook address book for storing the contact information.

You can also configure the Outlook setting on your Windows computer for Basic Email accounts. For this, you can use the following instructions:

  • First, open Microsoft Outlook and then click on File followed by Info. Now, click on Accounts Settings and then click on Change or Add if you’re adding a new account.
  • Now, enter mail.uic.edu for Incoming mail server andfor Login Information, you can your UIC netID. Use ACCC as the common password.
  • You can also check the Remember password optionif you wish to use it. However, make sure you do not check the Use Secure Password Authentication (SPA)option.
  • In the next step, you can click on More Settings and then navigate to the Outgoing Server tab. Here, check the My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication option and then click on Use same settings to use itas my incoming mail server.
  • Next, go to the Advanced tab in the Outlook setting and then choose SSL from Use the following type of encryption connection for your Incoming server. The port number should be changed to 993 if you’re using IMAP and if you’re using POP, it should be 995.
  • Login Information

                Outlook Configuration

    While using IMAP, you would need to type in your “Root folder path“: mail/. Outgoing Server (SMTP) and the port number must be 587.

  • Now, you can choose TLS from Use the following type of encryption connection and then click OK. You need to click on Next followed by Finish and then on Close.
  • In some cases, Microsoft Outlook may not be able to find your inbox. Here, you’d require clicking on Tools followed by Options.
  • In the next step, you can click on the Advanced Options button. Now, click on Browse, which is available next to Startup in the folder and then select the correct Inbox. Once you’re done, click OK thrice.

By following these steps, you can successfully configure Microsoft Outlook on your Windows computer for all Basic Email accounts. To get more assistance on the same, you may also get in touch with our technical support team.

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Users Of Windows XP Can Save 100 Dollars By Upgrading Hardware Via Microsoft Store

Windows 8 Transfer

          Windows 8

The support for the Windows XP operating system was recently discontinued by Microsoft, but many are still using the aged operating system. Windows XP operating system was much popular among its users and for this reason, the OS was supported by Microsoft for a period of about twelve years. Before ending the official support of Windows XP, Microsoft asked the users of Windows XP to do the Windows 8 transfer. Windows 8 OS is the latest version of Windows OS and was recently released by Microsoft.

There were many complaints about the Metro Interface and missing Start button in the Windows 8 operating system. To resolve these complaints from the Windows 8 users, Microsoft released The Windows 8.1 update free for the Windows 8 users. This update was mainly aimed at reintroducing the Start button. Microsoft is keen for the users to migrate away from Windows XP to Windows 8 and they have already provided many offers for the potential buyers. Microsoft has now put a new deal on the table for the potential buyers- 100 dollars off on a new computer.

Latest Version Of Windows

           Upgrade To Windows 8

The Windows XP users can redeem the offers for purchases made at the Microsoft Stores as well as online purchases done at MicrosoftStore.com. The users of Windows XP can take their old XP device into a Microsoft Store and save 100 dollars off a number of qualifying systems that are priced at 599 dollars and above. Do not worry, if you do not happen to live near a Microsoft retail store. You always have the option to visit the online version from the Windows XP computer. The website will detect that you are running Windows XP and will display the offer for you.

If cost has been an obstacle for you, preventing you from doing the Windows 8 transfer, this obstacle has now vanished, at least partially. Many of the Windows XP users are much concerned about losing access to their valuable data after getting the new Windows 8 computer, but Microsoft has a solution for this problem also. Microsoft is offering a free data transfer service so that a Windows 8 computer can be up and running with the personal files in it in no time. If you wish to know more on this data transfer system or on upgrading to Windows 8 OS, you can contact the Microsoft tech support team.

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