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The Complete Guide to Desktop Software

Desktop PCDesktop software refers to applications and programs that run on a desktop PC in an operating system such as Windows, MacOS and Linux. Desktop software is distinct from other kinds of software such as mobile apps (like those that run on Android and the iPhone) and web based apps that run inside a web browser (like Gmail, Hotmail, Google Docs etc).

This guide will detail some of the differences between desktop software and applications that run on a server, the web or a mobile, as well as providing tips on how to install, configure and use a wide range of desktop software applications.

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How to Add, Remove and Customize Windows 7 Shortcuts

Desktop shortcuts can provide a shortcut to any software package or document file on Windows 7. This article covers how you can add Windows 7 desktop shortcuts, and then how you can...

Server vs Desktop software

It is a strange thing about servers. Any computer can be a server, but in a true server role, only very powerful computers with high speed CPU's, a lot of memory, and special hard...

Discover Alternatives to Your Usual Access Database

You can have a database without having Microsoft Access. No matter how popular Access is as a database platform, you can find alternate database desktop software that will get the job...

WinJournal - Make Your Blog the Best It Can Be

In this overview of the WinJournal software, the Windows version of the popular MacJournal blogging application, we'll explore some of the tool's unique features....

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    Discover Alternatives to Your Usual Access Database

    You can have a database without having Microsoft Access. No matter how popular Access is as a database platform, you can find alternate database desktop software that will get the job done without having...

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    How to Add, Remove and Customize Windows 7 Shortcuts

    Desktop shortcuts can provide a shortcut to any software package or document file on Windows 7. This article covers how you can add Windows 7 desktop shortcuts, and then how you can remove them. In addition...

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    Server vs Desktop software

    It is a strange thing about servers. Any computer can be a server, but in a true server role, only very powerful computers with high speed CPU's, a lot of memory, and special hard drive systems like...

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    How to Access MS Outlook Remotely

    Going on vacation and need to know how to access MS Outlook remotely? Listing several ways to do so, this article is here to help....

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    Methods to Convert JPG to EPS

    Being able to convert image files is a great asset when it comes to desktop publishing. Check out some ways to convert those JPG files over to EPS files using free open source software....

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How to Access MS Outlook Remotely

Going on vacation and need to know how to access MS Outlook remotely? Listing several ways to do so, this article is here to help....

Methods to Convert JPG to EPS

Being able to convert image files is a great asset when it comes to desktop publishing. Check out some ways to convert those JPG files over to EPS files using free open source software...