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How to Burn a DMG File [Windows]

The DMG file format is a proprietary disc image format developed by Apple that is commonly used on the Mac OS X operating system. The DMG format is very versatile and allows for the image to be password protected and compressed facilitating easy distribution on public networks without violating software licenses.

Because the software is native to the Mac OS it is easy to burn this format on the native OS but for users on the Windows platform this is not so, and there are very few free programs that will support burning DMG files. Here we will discuss how to burn a DMG file using the Windows OS.

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ColorPic helps you to grab colors from anywhere

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Create your own color palettes in breeze using ColorPic. It virtually captures any color from any objects of the screen. ColorPic allows you to have your own palettes collection of colors so you can re-use the captured colors anytime. This tiny little tool saves hours of time looking for color codes, a must have tool for the web developers, CSS designers and  people who deal with colors in a day to day basis. Also includes a magnifier with grid map so you wont miss a color in any pixels of your screen. 501K download, fast and it runs from your USB disk without installing. Grab this freeware today and save your time.

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VirtuaWin – the tiny fast and useful virtual desktop manager

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VirtuaWin is a virtual desktop manager for the Windows operating system (Win9x/ME/NT/Win2K/XP/Win2003/Vista). A virtual desktop manager lets you organize applications over several virtual desktops (also called ‘workspaces’). Virtual desktops are very common in Unix/Linux, and once you get accustomed to using them, they become an essential part of a productive workflow.

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Strange DLL Errors and What They May Mean

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When working on your Windows computer, you may come across several strange DLL errors that may leave you baffled. Some examples of DLL errors that you may encounter are listed below:

“rundll32.exe – Unable To Locate Component

This application has failed to start because framedyn.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.”

“IEXPLORE caused an invalid page fault in SHELL32.DLL”

“This application has failed to start because Msvcp71.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.”

“Msvcp71.dll is a bad windows image. Please check against your installation diskette.”

There are many causes of DLL errors such as these. Missing DLL files, such as the missing framedyn.dll, shell32.dll and msvcp71.dll errors given above are one of the most common DLL errors. These errors usually occur when one or more required files are either overwritten by older or incompatible versions or the existing files get damaged due to certain hardware problems or malware infections.

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FizzBoost 2.0 Facebook Desktop Application

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With the myriad of facebook alert applications out there it is difficult to decide on which one to use. Functionality and quality varies considerably.

Luckily there’s FizzBoost! Truely the best Notifier there is!.

Pictures always say a thousand words… so here you go

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Now, a new FizzBoost version is ready for download (read the rest of the post to get the direct download) and has a whole bunch of new features. Including:

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