Apr 152014

Wondershare MobileGo for Android is PC and Mac based Android Smartphone manager which helps to backup and Restore phone data with a click, transfer music, movies, pictures, and more between your phone and computer easily, manage your contacts and apps freely. Wondershare MobileGo might be many Andorid phone users’ perfect solution for phone managing if it is free of charge and if it supports managing phones wireless.

Is there free Wondershare MobileGo alternative that does more than Wondershare MobileGo? This article introduces the best free Wondershare MobileGo replacement – AirDroid, and how to manage Android phones with AirDroid on Windows PC and Mac computer.

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Apr 082014


iMovie 10 extends more ways to share your video. You can share your video to iMovie Theater, email a movie/trailer/clip, share video to iTunes , export video as a QuickTime file, as well as share a movie online. However, one can on longer able to export iMovie to AVI, MOV in the latest iMovie 10. What if you want to share your homemade videos in your iMovies with your friends who can only play AVI or WMV? And what if your project requires your iMovie video in other video formats like FLV, MKV, MOV, WebM, MPG, Flash, Divx, etc.?

Don’t worry, this article introduces a detailed guide on how to Export iMovie 10 project to WMV, AVI, FLV, MKV, MOV, WebM, MPG, DivX etc.. Following this guide, it’s easy to Export iMovie 10 to WMV, AVI, FLV, MKV, MOV Movie Video in HD/SD.

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Mar 262014


iMovie 10 is considered to be easy to read, fun to edit, and simple to share since its release on October 22, 2013. iMovie 10 is free bundled with all new purchased Macs with Mavericks system. However, iMovie 10 isn’t perfect, at least for those who ever tried to burn iMovie project to DVD. In earlier version iMovie (iMovie ’11/’09/’08 and other earlier iMovie), users can share iMovie project to iDVD, then use iDVD to burn DVDs. However, Apple discontinued iDVD which doesn’t come with every Mac since Lion. Apple even no longer supports iDVD and in iMovie 10, all references to iDVD to burning DVDs are removed. So various problems occurs when trying to burn iMovie 10 to DVD. It becomes much difficulty to export, convert and burn iMovie 10 to DVD.

This article introduces a step-by-step guide on how to burn iMovie 10 to DVD with or without iDVD and how you can solve problems encountered during the exporting and burning process. Burning iMovie 10 to DVD is that easy by following the guides in this article.

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Mar 212014

What is the best video format for PowerPoint? The answer to this question can be varied depending on what version of PowerPoint and what computer system you are using. Prior to Windows 8, MP4 is not a native playback format. But on Windows 8, now you can play MP4 natively as WMV. This article will illustrate the frequently asked question in 5 parts.

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Mar 032014

After upgrading to OS X Mavericks, it seems that QuickTime can’t play AVI any more, and you cannot preview AVI files with Quick look. In fact, Mac OS X system is never capable of playing AVI files and Maverick is not an exception.

Though by doing some tricks, one can make QuickTime and Quick Look work with AVI files in the earlier version of OS X such as Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard if QuickTime 7 is used. Regrettably Perian stopped the development for Mavericks. In addition, the foundation underlying QuickTime new version (QuickTime X) has changed with OS X Mavericks so that these older plugins no longer work.

Then, is there no ways to play AVI in Mavericks, play AVI in QuickTime or preview AVI with Quick Look or even add AVI to iTunes in Mavericks? Actually, you’re not entirely out of luck. To play AVI in Mavericks, we can use free media players for Mavericks. And to Quick Look AVI or play AVI in QuickTime or add AVI to iTunes, we can convert AVI to Mavericks friendly MP4 or MOV format with free or paid video converter.

This article introduces how to Play AVI in Mavericks with the free VLC media player and how to convert AVI to Mavericks friendly MP4 or MOV format to play AVI in Quicktime, preview AVI in Quick Look or import AVI to iTunes in Mavericks with free and paid video converter.

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Feb 262014

Though Adobe Acrobat is excellent in creating, editing, converting PDFs, there are many reasons for people searching for good alternatives to replace Adobe Acrobat:

  • Adobe Acrobat is ridiculous expensive: Adobe Acrobat Pro is $449 for full version and Adobe Acrobat Standard is $299. If you need to install Adobe Acrobat on many computers, the site license will be a large expenditure with which you can do more prospective things.
  • Adobe Acrobat is quite slow and pour in performance: Lots of people are experiencing slow performance of Adobe Acrobat. Adobe Acrobat sometimes takes ages to open, save and print files and can freeze computer as using too much memory. More annoying things is the crash of Adobe Acrobat.
  • Adobe Acrobat has tons of functions however lots of people just using a few functions of it like reading PDF files, combining several PDF files into one, add headers/footers, and minor editing, or just converting PDF files. So it is just not worth the full expensive price.

Hence, you just need a smart Adobe Acrobat replacement for Mac/Windows. This article introduces the best alternative to Acrobat for Windows/Mac that costs much less but is as powerful as Adobe Acrobat. It is your ideal choice for dealing with PDF files on your Mac or PC.

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Feb 242014

.DOCX is the default saved file format for Microsoft Office 2007 and later. A .docx file cannot be opened without installing Microsoft Office Word 2013/2010/2007 and will not be opened without the help of Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word if one uses Word 2003 or earlier version Word. Then how to open .Docx file without MS Office Word 2013/2010/2007/2003 in Windows 8/7/Vista/XP?

This article introduces how you can open a .Docx file without MS Office Word 2013/2010/2007 in Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, and how you can a .Docx file with Word 2003 and earlier version Word.

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Feb 172014


Along with the release of OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Apple also updated its popular entry-level video editor, iMovie to iMovie 10 with major changes to the interface to make it easier to import video, create and share your videos.

With iMovie 10, import is fast and really a joy. You can choose to importing from a camcorder, importing from an iOS device, importing from a point-and-shoot camera and importing existing movies. And the import process in iMovie 10 has now been back-grounded, meaning that you don’t need to wait for an import to complete before working with the footage. You can select, mark as Favorite and add to your movie before the file has even copied.

Import video to imovie 10

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Jan 082014

Can iPad Air play MP4? If so, why I have video files in .MP4 format which were converted from .AVI format but still cannot supported by iPad Air? Some MP4 files can be added to iTunes but fail to be transfered to iPad Air? Some MP4 files even won’t be transfered to iTunes, let alone play them on iPad Air.

This article describes the reason why we fail to transfer and play MP4 on iPad Air and the solution on how to successfully play MP4, HD 1080p MP4, 720P MP4, 4K MP4, MP4 video downloaded from online video sites like YouTube, Hulu, Dailymotion, or MP4 videos shot by camera, MP4 videos converted from other video formats like DVD, Blu-Ray, VOB, MKV, AVI, M4V, WTV, F4V, WMV, FLV, etc on iPad Air.

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Dec 252013

Jailbreaking iOS 7 for your iPhone is quite easy with the jailbreaking tool Evasi0n. However, mistakenly jailbreak iOS 7 can cause data loss of your iPhone. If you do not try to recover the lost contacts, photos of your iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, or iPhone 3GS, you will lose the precious data forever.

This article introduces 4 methods to recover iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/3GS Lost Contacts or Photos after iOS 7 Jailbreaking. There is always one suitable way there for you to successfully recover your precious data.

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Dec 242013

While iOS 7 is considered by many to be the most advanced mobile system with lots of cool new features such as the Control Center, improved Notification Center, true multitasking, all-new Camera app with filters, new Photos app, AirDrop, iTunes Radio and lots more, the software running under iOS 7 is beginning to show its age. That’s why a lot of people choose to jailbreak their iPhones when Evasion team released a jailbreak tool for devices running iOS 7.

Jailbreaking iOS 7 using Evasi0n is pretty easy. The tool runs on Windows(Windows 8/7/Vista/XP), OS X(Mavericks/Mountain Lion/Lion). Download it out here and check out our step-by-step guide to jailbreaking your iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, or iPhone 3GS running iOS 7 on a Windows PC below. The steps are originated from iClarified. If you use a Mac computer, you can follow this guide to jailbreak iOS 7 for your iPhone.

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Dec 062013


iDVD, produced by Apple Inc. is a preinstalled application with Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard and earlier. iDVD allows users to burn QuickTime Movies, MP3 music, and digital photos to a DVD that was then played on a commercial DVD player. iDVD integrated tightly with the rest of the iLife suite, as well as with Final Cut Express and Final Cut Pro. iMovie projects and iPhoto slideshows can be exported directly to iDVD.

It’s a pity, however, iDVD, such excellent application which brought lots of conveniences to Mac OS X users, stopped development since OS X 10.7 Lion. iDVD is no longer preinstalled with OS X 10.7 Lion, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or OS X 10.9 Mavericks.

Then how to burn video, photos, data, iMovie projects, Final Cut project or iPhoto slideshows to DVD in Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks for backup or playing with DVD players? It’ll be quite easy if you own this iDVD replacement for mavericks, the best iDVD alternative to replace iDVD for creating and burning DVDs in OS x 10.9 Mavericks.

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Nov 252013

iPod is an excellent portable music players for carrying and enjoying music on the go. The iPod mate, iTunes makes it quite easy to transfer music from Mac to iTunes then to iPod in Mavericks. However it is quite difficult and almost impossible to export music from iPod to iTunes or backup music from iPod to Mac in Mavericks unless by the help of third party software such as iPod Transfer for Mavericks. Still, there is sometimes we will need to transfer music from iPod to Mavericks and copy music from iPod to Mac Mavericks for backup. For users who are looking for solution to backup, export, copy, transfer music from iPod to iTunes or from iPod to Mac in OS X 10.9 Mavericks, it will be quite easy and fast with the help of iPod Transfer for OS X 10.9 Mavericks.

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Nov 192013


Downloading video from YouTube on Mac is no longer a tough task whether you are with Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8), Lion(OS X 10.7), Snow Leopard(OS X 10.6) or even with the latest Mac OS system Mavericks(OS X 10.9). Though there is no activity windows with Safari in Mavericks and thus people can no longer download YouTube videos using the activity windows feature, there are several other options for downloading YouTube videos in OS X 10.9 Mavericks. You can download YouTube videos using a safari extension in Mavericks like YouTube5 or using the free desktop app ClipGrab or MacTubes. They both work well under Mavericks. However, still there are some people who wouldn’t like to use a safari extension for fear that it slows Safari or whatever reasons. And downloading always fails with ClipGrab and MacTube. So you still need a professional YouTube downloader for Mavericks which helps to batch download 1080P/720P/4K YouTube video in MP4 or WebM as well as convert YouTube to MP3, MP4, MOV, MKV, ProRes, AVI, WMV, etc.

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Nov 012013

Can QuickTime X Play AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, DivX in Mavericks?

After upgrading to Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, the Quick Look function to preview a movie file in thumbnail won’t work any more for files with extension of .avi, .wmv, .flv,. .mkv, .divx. When attempting to preview such movie files with Quick Look, it shows an empty document with zero KB in size. When double-clicking on the movie files, it opens in QuickTime Player X but then immediately converts with conversion process never finished even you wait for 24 hours. Can QuickTime X play AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, DivX in Mavericks?

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Oct 292013

The Issue

Subler is a free Mac OS X app to Mux video, audio, chapters, subtitles and closed captions tracks from mov, mp4 and mkv as well as to edit metadata and create tx3g subtitles tracks, compatible with all Apple’s devices (iPod, AppleTV, iPhone, QuickTime).

After updating to Mavericks (OS X 10.9), when trying to convert Audio AC3 to AAC, Subler just stopped working saying “Something went wrong with the audio converter”.

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Oct 232013

What is .CDA file?

A file with the extension .cda is shortcut to a track on an audio CD on a standard “Red Book” CD-DA format audio CD. These files are shown in the directory for the CD being viewed in the format Track##.cda, where ## is the number of each individual track. The .cda files do not contain the actual PCM sound wave data, but instead tell where on the disc each track starts and stops. If the file is “copied” from the CD to the computer, it becomes useless because it is only a shortcut to part of the disc. However, some audio converter, audio editing and CD creation programs will, from the user’s perspective, load .cda files as though they are actual audio data files, and allow the user to listen to them and even convert the copied .CDA files to MP3, WAV, WMA, FLAC, etc.

Introduces the best CDA to MP3 Converter

By the help of Xilisoft CDA Converter, you can convert CDA that on a CD disk or convert copied CDA from CD disk to MP3, 320kbps MP3.

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Sep 262013


After upgrading their iPad, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini or iPod touch to iOS 7, some people found they cannot add MP4 to iTunes thus cannot transfer to iPad; other people found MP4 format files can be imported to iTunes and transfer to iPad, but when playback on iOS 7 iPad, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini or iPod touch, audio and video out of sync issue occures (some people can only hear audio is played, but there is no video or image or picuture; some people can see the video, but no sound or audio is played.

In order to successfully play MP4 files on iOS 7 iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini, MP4 files shall meet the following requirements:

  • H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio;
  • MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio.

Your iOS 7 iPad will not recognize the MP4 files if they don’t match the above requirements. This article will guide you to convert MP4 to iOS 7 iPad supported SD/HD video to play MP4 on iPad iOS 7. This article applies to play MP4, MKV, MOV, M4V, AVI, WMV, AVCHD MTS, FLV, WebM etc on iOS 7 iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPod touch, iPhone, Apple TV iOS 7.

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Sep 202013

The Issue

When trying to upgrade or downgrade iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPod touch 4 to iOS 6/iOS 7, or some users found that their device just went to recovery mode and was unable to boot up. “Connect to iTunes” sign was shown. After connecting devices to PC/Mac computer and trying to recover, the message pops up “The iPhone “iPhone” could not be restored. This device isn’t eligible for the requested build.” or “The iPhone “iPhone” could not be restored. An unknown error occured (36)”

The iPhone

What operations cause the “Recovery Mode” while upgrading to iOS 6/iOS 7? How to recover iPhone, iPad or iPod touch without data loss? Is there any way to recover without iTunes? If iPhone, iPad or iPod can’t be restored, how to get out of the “Recovery mode”?

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