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How To Extract Saved Password From Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Yahoo Messenger, Gtalk And Msn
It is Quite Dangerous to save your password in Internet Explorer, Mozilla FireFox, Google Chrome, or even in Messengers.
Whenever you select “Remember my Password” option, then your Password is Automatically saved into your Computer, for further use.
The saved Password can be retrieved quite easily.
It is more dangerous when you are using public computers. In that case anyone can easily extract your password and misuse it.
Here is the Tip on how to Extract Saved Passwords:-
1) Internet Explorer
You can Download the Software IE PassView
IE PassView is a small utility that reveals the passwords stored by Internet Explorer browser. It supports all the version including Internet Explorer v4.0 v6.0, 7.0, Beta version 8.0.
2) Google Chrome
You can Download the Software Google Chrome Pass
ChromePass is a small password recovery tool that allows you to view the user names and passwords stored by Google Chrome Web browser. For each password entry, the following information is displayed: Origin URL, Action URL, User Name Field, Password Field, User Name, Password, and Created Time. You can also save them in Text and Xml Files.
3) Messengers like Yahoo, Gtalk and Msn
You can use the Download Messenger Key
Messenger Key is a freeware utility to recover passwords of your favorite messengers. Messenger Key recovers passwords for ICQ, MSN, Google Talk and Yahoo instant messengers. All Versions are Supported.
4) Mozilla FireFox
You can Easily see the Password in Mozilla Firefox without using software,
Just Follow the following steps:-
I. Open Mozilla then Go to tools
II. Select options tab
III. Then Choose Security
IV. In the second box titled “passwords” you will see “SHOW PASSWORDS option there, just Click it.
V. Now You will see the user name and password.
You can also download the Software Password Fox
PasswordFox is a small password recovery tool that allows you to view the user names and passwords stored by Mozilla Firefox Web browser. For each password entry, the following information is displayed: Record Index, Web Site, User Name, Password, User Name Field, Password Field, and the Signons filename.
It is also quite Easy to Retrieve Save Passwords using Java Script. If you need that code, do add your email id while posting your comment.
SECURITY TIP: DONT SAVE YOUR PASSWORD IN YOUR COMPUTER BECAUSE IT CAN BE HACKED EASILY EVEN FROM REMOTE COMPUTER.
We can easily place fully functioning Website as our Desktop Wallpaper instead of still JPG/GIF/PNG images.
Here is the Trick On how to do it:-
1. Right Click on the Desktop.
2. Go to Properties.
3. Then under Desktop Tab select Customize Desktop.
4. Then under Web Tab select New and type the address of the Website .
5. You will get message With Caption “Add Item to Active Desktop” click Ok, it will synchronize and will take few seconds.
6. Apply the settings and click Ok.
7. Then you will get website you have entered in small window, Now you can maximize that window to set it as wallpaper.
8. If you want to change the wallpaper just minimize it and set any wallpaper or website you want.
We can easily hide video clips, pdf, mp3, text files, Office documents, zipped files, webpage or any other file format inside a JPEG/GIF image.
Here is the trick on How to do it:-
1) Just zip the various word Documents into one rar File.
2) Take any jpg/gif picture of any size and Dimension.
3) Copy the two Files in Same Folder. Let’s say we have copied the file in D: Drive.
4) Now open the Command prompt window. Move to the Destination Folder, in this case we will just type
d: and press enter (as our rar file and image are saved in D: drive)
5) Just Type the following command:
copy /b image.jpg + hide.rar newimage.jpg
(Here image is the name of the original image,
hide.rar is the name of the rar file we want to Hide,
and new_image is the name of the disguise image which contain both rar file and the image)
6) To get the original rar file, just rename newimage.jpg to newimage.rar and than extract it using 7-zip or Winrar.
Similarly we can hide other files like videos, mp3 and other secret documents.
Just Zip all the Files into Single rar files and Follow the above Steps.
Some time programs become non-responsive. When we see in task manager their Status will be Not Responding instead of Running. Than we had to Manually end the program by clicking on the End Task Tab in the task manager.
The Program became ‘Not Responding’ due to many reasons. May be there is a programming error and the application fall in a never ending loop. It may be due to malfunctioning of any hardware or The application is still performing the previous function and you are trying to perform next function and some times System Tends to hang.
We can set the windows to end them automatically as they become ‘Not Responding’. so here is the trick for it.
Open Registry by going to Start then Run and Enter regedit.
than Navigate to
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\ Desktop
In Right side panel look for ‘AutoEndTasks’ and Modify its value to 1.
You can also set time for waiting before end the application if an
application becomes Not Responding.
For this setting on the same panel find the ‘WaitToKillAppTimeout’ key and change its value to the time after which you want to kill a not responding application.(Time here is in Milliseconds)