Security

About Windows DNS Settings

DNS is an acronym for the Domain Name System. It is a client/server network communication system, in-charge of translating Internet domains and hostnames to IP addresses and vice-versa. Imagine the DNS as a directory keeping records of IP addresses and converting them as and when required. To ensure that DNS servers are constantly in [...]


Software

About Browser Extensions

Browsers have come a long way since their early days when parsing and rendering html pages was their primary function. Even today we can find command line browsers like Lynx on that still follow the same principles of navigating through URLs in a web page. However today browsers do much more than just render and display web pages. [...]



Software

About Windows DLL Files

Dynamic link libraries are files that contain data, code, or resources needed for the running of applications. These are files that are created by the windows ecosystem and can be shared between two or more applications.  When a program or software runs on Windows, much of how the application works depends on the DLL files of the [...]


Miscellaneous

About Microsoft Update Catalog

The Windows Update Catalog is a resources that allows access to various files to be used with the Windows operating system.  It supports the networking protocols found in Windows NT, as well. The current Windows 10 release is supported by the system. Since the update catalog website is current all the time, it is a single source for all [...]