Subtitles With VLC Media Player

In this post we will show you how to play external subtitles with VLC media player. There are two ways to do that. Method One: Change the name of your subtitle file to match the name of your video file. Lets say if you have a video my_movie.avi then you should rename your subtitle file … Continue reading →

Google Docs: How to Add and Stylize Header and Footer

Non expert Google Docs users such as myself spend much time on Google docs without using many of it’s wonderful features. The reason for that is we do not really need these features in our day to day tasks. However, each user has different requirements and the features that I don’t use are most used … Continue reading →

AVG – Free and Reliable Antivirus

I primarily use Ubuntu Linux as my operating system. With Ubuntu I don’t need any anti-virus or spyware removal tool. But I also use Windows XP sometimes. Windows XP is often attacked by viruses and spyware. So if you have Windows you must have an anti-virus and anti-spyware software installed on your computer. There are … Continue reading →

Adding UTF-8 Urdu Subtitles to a Video

In this tutorial we will learn how to add permanent subtitles in Urdu language to your video files. It is extremely simple to create subtitles in text based formats such as SubRip or .srt. Unfortunately srt format does not support utf-8 characters. You can create an srt file with utf-8 characters but you will not … Continue reading →

Video Editing with Windows Movie Maker

I never knew that there is such a good video editing software bundled in Windows XP. I don’t use Windows, I use Ubuntu Linux but unfortunately I was not able to find a video editing tool for Linux that meets my need. There is plenty of video editing tools for Linux but none of them … Continue reading →

Designing and Writing Better For the Web

Webcredible is a web usability and accessibility consultancy. Being a blogger, I have an interest in web usabitlity and thats why I am a subscriber of Webcredible monthly newsletter. This month’s issue had a link to U.S. Government’s usability website. This website has huge information about usability. I have seen this website many times before … Continue reading →