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Change Kindle Content Location on PC

Posted in Books, Kindle, Uncategorized with tags on January 7, 2017 by Atul

THIS WORKED FOR ME

  1. Open the Registry Editor by typing ‘regedit’ in the Run box.
  2. In the Registry Edtor, navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Amazon/Kindle/User Settings
  3. Right-click on the CONTENT_PATH registry key and select ‘Modify’ from the drop-down menu.
  4. In the popup under ‘Value data:’ enter the full path of your preferred location for Kindle content (e.g. D:\Documents\My Kindle Content) and hit ‘Ok.’

 

Encarta 2000: How to Install From Hard Disk

Posted in Books, Education, Misc Tips, XP on June 5, 2010 by Atul

This article was published by Microsoft and gives step-by-step instructions on how Microsoft Encarta Encycylopedia may be installed and run from the hard disk; i.e. without the need for the Encyclopedia CD to be present in the CD/DVD Drive while using the Encyclopedia.

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NCERT Textbooks Online

Posted in Books, EBooks, Education on December 24, 2009 by Atul

NCERT has provided its textbooks online for quite some time now. NCERT Textbooks may be downloaded from its website. A very interesting NCERT publication is its history textbook for Class XII, titled the “Themes in Indian History”. Entire set of PDF files comprising this history book may be downloaded from this link. This file is in 7z format and may be uncompressed with freeware 7zip.