Archive for April, 2012

Gmail doesn’t recognize dots as characters within usernames of Gmail!!

Gmail doesn’t recognize dots as characters within usernames of GmailYes its true, Google is no longer treating the dots as characters (or simply not even considering it!!). I just found this in Gmail is as mistake; I simply typed my username by missing the one dot in it. But it let me login. I was really shocked and tried mail to me by removing all the dots in username. But I received the email immediately. So I started researched on this.

In fact Google admitted this (Not as bug!!), they just telling that Google will ignore all dots in emails. For more info please read http://support.google.com/mail/bin/answer.py?hl=en&ctx=mail&answer=10313

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview – Installation with USB/DVD/ISO steps and Troubleshooting – Part 1

Windows 8 Consumer Preview – Installation with USB/DVD/ISOAfter weeks of its download, now I have got a chance to install windows 8 Consumer Preview. I have installed them in my laptop machine in dual boot mode. My machine is Lenovo Y410 45Q. It was actually test that I have tried dual boot to see how it works. But it was amazing.

I would like to share my install experience with you all. I am adding all the screen shots with little comment to make it more comfortable to you. Continue reading →