How to install and run Node.js on Windows

Node.js is a server side JavaScript software system offer to write full web application based on JavaScript.
Node.js used to compelling server side languages such as PHP, .NET and Ruby into a single compelling package.
Node.js used in many famous industrial packages such as backbeam, Yahoo, ebay and Linkedin.

In this Node.js tutorial i am showing to install node.js on windows, Linux and Mac OS and run first JavaScript in command line using Node.js. Node.js is a standalone non browser JavaScript environment. So you need to have knowledge in JavaScript. Node.js is used to create web servers, scripts and command line tools.

Install and Test Node.js on Windows

Step 1: Download Nodejs for Windows from official website.

If you install Node.js in Windows, just install software like other windows applications.

Step 2: Test your Node.js application

Open any code editor or notepad. Type console.log(‘Application Working’);. Save this file with .js extension (Example: test.js).

Step 3: Open Windows Command Prompt using start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> Command Prompt

Change your command line directory as Desktop using cd Desktop command.

Type node test.js (In this tutorial i am named my file as test.js) and press enter button. Its show Application

working (which added inside console.log(”).

Now it confirm your node,js is running in Windows. If you need Linux based Environment for Node.js in Windows use Cygin.

If you want to run any JavaScript in Node.js, you need to create JavaScript file like this,

Code:
var os = require("os");
var msg = 'Your System running under '+ os.platform() +' OS.';
console.log(msg);

The first one is the require function.

Code:
var os = require("os");

When you use a require statement, node searches for what’s called a module. In this case we specify to load os module. Require function return the object which represents all of code available in os module.

Save this example script as os.js file.

Now open your Command Prompt and change the directory to desktop.

Type node os.js

This script pull information from operating system and display in command line.

Try different operating system based utility functions in nodejs.

Try to run JavaScript files using this kind of method to learn Node.js.

Best Photoshop Plugins for Graphic Design

Photoshop is a best software to create and edit photos. But if you need to edit your photos with super fast and attractive, you need some plugins to make this works. These Photoshop plugins used in designing studios for art works.

These plugins are very useful to make your creative art work.

Topaz Labs
Topaz Labs provide individual Photoshop plugins to create amazing photos.

Its offer various plugins to correct natural enhancing contrast, perfect black & white photos, wide range of color and HDR effects, Lens effects, remask, increase photo details, simplify, restore details & clarity, reduce noise, add realistic spark and star effects, creative smoothing effects, jpeg image quality etc.

Perfectly Clear

Perfectly is a automatic photo correction plugin which correct 12 corrections.

  • Exposure
  • Color vibrancy
  • Noise removal
  • Tint removal
  • Contrast
  • Sharpening
  • Skin tone
  • Light diffusion
  • Red eye removal
  • Color fidelity
  • Vivid
  • Dynamic range
  • Beauty

with one click.

Perfectly clear works on both 8 and 16 bit image. Its available on 32 and 64 bit operating systems.

Alien Skin Software : Bokesh

Bokesh provide tools to create creative focus effects and realistic depth of field simulation. You can create focus region, motion blur and flexible vignette. Bokesh also support Adobe Lightroom and non destructive editing.

Imagenomic Portraiture

Portraiture is a perfect Photoshop plugin for retouching works. Portraiture is compatible with Photoshop CS4/CS5/CS6/CC ,Lightroom 2/3/4 and Apple Aperture 3.

Fractalius Photoshop plug-in

Create eccentric graphic effects using Fractalius Photoshop plug-in. Its provide controls to simulate exotic lights and pencil sketches.

Knoll Light Factory for Photoshop

Knoll Light Factory is a one of the most famous plugin for Photoshop and After Effects. Its offer 19 flare tools, 100 presets, real time previewing option. This plugin presets used in most famous movies (Planet of the Apps and The Day after tomorrow).

Backdrop Designer

Backdrop Designer is used to create digital backgrounds for photos. You can pick or customize your own digital backgrounds.

Piccure

Piccure is easy to use plugin for Photoshop to reduce camera shakes. Piccure support both windows and Mac Os version of Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop elements.

Tiffen DFX Photo Plug-in

Tiffen DFX is a popular Photoshop plugin which provide 125 individual filters, Gamcolor gel libraries, tools to correct film grain & color correction, natural light and photographic effects. Tiffen DFX offer best paint system that includes clone, rays, key light, red eye and scatter brushes.

ToonIt!

ToonIt is a famous Photoshop plugin which is used to create cartoon effects. ToonIt provide tons of presets, easy user interface and custom controls. You can quickly transform any person into a believable cartoon.

AutoEye

AutoEye is a another Photoshop plugin which use Intelligent Visual Imaging Technologies to analyse pixels in photos. You can rebuild lost details in your photos using AutoEye. AutoEye available for both Windows and mac OS.

Redfield Plugins

Redfield offer both free and paid plugins for Photoshop, Photoshop elements, Fireworks, Corel paint shop pro, Corel photo paint and Ulead PhotoImpact. Its provide many kind of plugins for all kind of uses.

I am hope that these plugins are useful to increase your photography experience.

There is this one,,
If you ever wanted to export more than one layer at a time from Photoshop this plugin will help you http://breeezyplugin.com. Unfortunately it’s available only for CS5.

Google Nik Collection
It provide 6 powerful Photoshop plugins (Analog Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro, Silver Efex Pro, Viveza, HDR Efex Pro, Sharpener Pro and Dfine).

How to Open .cdr Files without CorelDraw

I download some vector icon (CorelDRAW) files from one website. But i don’t have any CorelDraw software to open that files.

So anyone, please suggest alternative methods to open Corel Draw files. Abode Photoshop support .cdr file format? How to convert CorelDraw files with the same quality?

Use Uniconvertor (universal vector graphics translator) free.
It convert CorelDRAW .cdr files to .ai (Adobe illustrator file format), SVG, SK, SK1, CGM, WMF, PDF, PS.

Programs that support .cdr file format

Also try online CDR file convertor. It also convert .psd, .eps, .dds, .plt to JPEG, gif, png, tiff and bmp.

Inkscape (free drawing software) also support .cdr files. Its available for Windows and Linux OS.

Thanks. But i can’t open big files Ex: 21 mb files.

Than try CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 trial version.

How to Open .SVG File in Photoshop

I want to open or import .SVG file in Photoshop for editing a logo file. How to do this? Is there any plugin available for Photoshop to open svg files.

SVG – Scalable Vector Graphics Image

SVG file supported applications

You can open .SVG files using illustrator, Corel Draw, Dia 0.7 (freeware) and Inkscape (freeware).

How to open SVG file in Photoshop using illustrator

If you already have Adobe illustrator, import/open .SVG files and save as .EPS file format. Now try to import/open this .eps file in Photoshop.

SVG Photoshop Plugin

Also try SVG kit 2.0.2 Photoshop plugin. It provide a SVG format support for Photoshop.

Online SVG to PNG/ JPEG Converters

You can convert SVG file to PNG or JPEG using some online image converters.

SVG to raster image conversion

SVG to PNG

Wamp – Localhost: 404 not found

I am installed new content management system like WordPress in my local Wamp server. The default website home page running correctly. But sum page urls showing “404 Not Found” error like this

Not Found
The requested URL /cms/test-page/ was not found on this server.

So how to solve this problem.

I suggested some methods to solve your problem. Try this solutions one by one.

Solution 1:

If you using Windows 7, click the “show hidden icons buttons” in taskbar right hand side. Left click WAMPSEVER icon.
Go to Apache > Apache modules >. Scroll down mosule list. Find “rewrite_module” and choose a tick mark. If you check this Wamp Server automatically restarted. Now check your problem is solved.

Solution 2:

Check your Wamp server icon in the task bar showing “green” or “yellow” color. If it show green color, everything ok. but if it show yellow color, you need to check all services are running correctly.

Click Start button in your Windows OS. Type services.msc and press enter button. Its open Services popup window. Scroll down and find wampmysqld andwampapache services. If it status showing “started”, everything ok. But its not show any status, right click and choose start option.

15 Best free CD/DVD Burning Software for Linux

Big list of best Linux based CD DVD burning applications to create Data CDs, audio CDs, ISO files and bootable discs.

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K3B – KDE Burning Tool – K3B is most famous free CD/DVD burning app for Linux OS. You can write data CD DVDs, ISO files, audio CDS, rip audio disks with CDDb support, rip video CD/DVDs into DivX & Xvid encoding.

Brasero – It burn CD/DVD fir the Gnome Desktop. Brasero support cdrtools, growisofs, joliet extension,CD-TEXT information and multisession. It allow to write image in your hard drive.

X-CD-Roast 0.98 – Copy or create Cds with few clicks. It’s available in portable version & 31 languages.. X-CD-Roast also support Many operating systems (FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris, HPUX, Irix, AIX). It allow to create DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW and Bootable disks.

Gnome Toaster – Another free Cd burner.

SSCDRFE – Simple CD burning application for linux OS which support ISO file creatiion and burning process and erase CS-R/W.

TkBurn – TkBurn provide graphical user interface to create Data DVDs. You can create Mp3 Cds, Multisession CDs and audio CDs with/without CD-TEXT. Its available in 2 languages (English and German).

ECLiPt Roaster – It is used to write data &audio CDs and ISO images.

XfBurn – Simple CD/DVD(-Rw) burner to create ISO image files, Data & audio CDs.

FlBurn – Optical disc burning software based on FLTK and libburnia libraries. It available in 32 & 64 bit. It distributed under GNU.

SimpleBurn – Simple burning and extracting tool based on CDs and DVDs. You can create rewritable CD / DVD and video rips.

GnomeBaker – Free CD/ DVD burning software for Gnome desktop.

Silicon Empire – Its available for Ubuntu 12.04 & Ubuntu 13.04.

jCDWriter – Free application to record CDs.

KpCopy- It support single or Dual layer recording. It provide many features such as DVDAuthor, MEncoder, MPlayer and Cdrkit.

CDRDAO– Command line tool to create Cd and DVDs. It provide options to control catalog number, index marks, ISRC code. It support Wave and Raw audio files and R-W sub-channel writing.

12 Free Portable CD/DVD burning Software

Best portable CD/DVD burning apps for Windows & Linux. You can easily handle this software in your pendrive, no installation required.

Best Portable Cd/DVD burning Software or applications for Windows

Cd Burner XP – Best portable CD / DVD burning application for Windows.

PowerLaser Express – Easy to use Cd/DVD burning solution. Its also allow user to create burn ISO files. You can also make bootable discs, recording speed control etc.

Amok CD/DVD Burning – It support various DVD formats such as DVD-RW, DVD-RAM and DVD+DL and it support image format files like ISO, CUE and BIN burning.

CDRTFE – Open source portable software which support Windows XP, Vista, 7/ 8. You can write audio CDs, XCDs, (S)VCDs discs.

DeepBurner – Simple application to make Data Cd/DVD writing, ISO & bootable file creation.

AnyBurn – another free potable Cd burning tool.

InfraRecorder -It provide Dual layer burning support.

StarBurn – Free CD/DVD, Blu-Ray/HD-DVD burner

Tiny Burner -Support both 32 & 64 bit OS.

Passcape ISO Burner – Mostly used to create Bootable disks and flash (USB) drives.

Portable CD/DVD burning software for Linux OS

ImgBurn – You can use this application in your Linux OS using Wine.

X-CD-Roast 0.98 – This tool also run many OS such as OpenBSD, Solaris, HPUX and Irix.

35 Best Free CD, DVD burning software

Here i am provide complete free 34 top CD/DVD burning software. I hope, this list will help you to find the better burning software.

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If you are using Linux OS, Check 15 best free Linux based CD/DVD burning tools.
If you are using Mac OS, Check Top 10 Free CD/DVD burning apps for Mac

CD Burner XP – Most famous free CD/ DVD burner which support Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. You can also create and burn ISO files, bootable discs and audio-CDs.

ImgBurn – Light weight CD/DVD and Blu-ray disk burning application. You can use this application in your Linux OS using Wine.

BurnAware Free – You can create bootable Data CDs, DVDs, Audio CDs, MP3 Discs, Erases rewritable Discs, Blu-ray. It support Windows 8.1 both 32 and 64 bit.

InfraRecorder– Free CD/DVD burning software for Windows released under GPL version 3. It Supports ISO and BIN/CUE image formats and recording to dual-layer DVDs.

Free CD DVD Burner – Drag and drop folders, dual-layer DVD format support, many audio format support ( WAV, WMA, MP3, OGG, FLAC ) and DVD+RW, DVD+R and DVD+R support.

Burn4Free – Another free DVD burner which support SCSI – IDE/EIDE, .ISO, Dual layer and Windows 8 Compatible.

Easy Burner – Copy any disk directly, Clean CD-RW, Burn image files to DVD, Create play lists.

DAEMON Tools Lite 4 – Easy tool to create disk image files emulating,virtual CD/DVD drives.free for home and non commercial use.

StarBurn – Free CD/DVD, Blu-Ray/HD-DVD burner.

DVDStyler – Create DVDs with interactive menus, Photo slideshow support, multiple subtitle and audio tracks support.

DVD Flick – It support 45 file formats, 60 video codecs and 40 audio codecs.

Free Audio CD Burner – You can burn CD-R and CD-RW discs, erase information’s from rewriteable Cds. You can download this software using torrent clients.

Astroburn Lite – burn CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays disks. It support .mdx, .mds, .mdf, .b5t,.ape, .flac image files.

CommandBurner – Burn Cd DVd using old command way.

Free ISO Burner – Burn ISO files to disk with simple way.

Cheetah DVD Burner – You can burn Blu-Ray, Dual Layer DVD files

Power2Go 8 Essential – Free CyberLink burning software to create music cds and copy discs.

DeepBurner– It also available for portable version. Free version only support CDs/DVDs burning, ISO file and Bootable CD/DVD making.

Mispbo Ultimate CD DVD Burner – Easy to use free CD DVD solution.

IQmango DVD Burner Free – free splendid tool to burn DVDs.

Tiny Burner – Support both 32 and 64 bit windows. It also available in portable version.

7Burn – Burning Studio v.2.0 – Creating and writing image files in various formats and Erase RW discs.

ISO Recorder – Free ISO file maker and writer.

Passcape ISO Burner – Write ISO image files to CD/DVD or USB disk. Portable so not installation required.

Active@ ISO Burner 2.5 – Burn ISO image files to HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc.

BurnCDCC – This application also support command-line options.

Free Studio – burn and rip Cd/ DVDs.

ISO Image Burner – Free Cd DVD ISO burner.

ISO Workshop – Burn ISO files.

Burning Mill Advanced – Advanced Solution to burn CD/DVDs

Free Disc Burner – It provide buffer protection technologies (BurnProof, JustLink), UNICODE file and folder names support, Turn Off Computer function when burning is complete, burn any files folder datas.

FreeStar CD Burner Software – GUI to dvd+rw-tools and cdrecord.

DVD Copy – It quality backup your DVDs.

CDClick i-Studio – CD DVD Blu Ray Printing and Burning Software.

Totally Free Burner

14 Best software to create PDF files

Big list of best and most famous software to create, convert and edit PDF files.

Foxit PDF Editor

It is a most famous one. You can easily convert PDF to image, Word, text or HTML file.

Adobe Indesign CC

Adobe Indesign is a best software to create eBooks. You can insert and organize images, fonts, hyper links, page navigation etc.

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6

Coreldraw offer to export vector files as PDF format.

Adobe Acrobat

You can create PDF file using Adobe Acrobat which is the famous PDF viewer.

pdfcreator (free)

pdfcreator is a free PDFs designing software. If offer most useful features such as digital signatures, encrption etc. It is a best software to create secure files.

PrimoPDF (free)

Another one software to create e-books.

CutePDF Writer

It is a another on software to create PDF booklets, digitally signing documents.

Nitro Pro 8

Its offer option to convert PDF to word document or Excel spreadsheets. You can easily add and create feedback, password protected files using Nitro Pro.

pdfFactory Pro

Its offer many tools to design beautiful PDf files. You can also add page numbering, water mark, headers, footers, text notes, fill in forms, and text highlight feature.

BullZip PDF Printer (free)

It allow you to write PDF files from any Windows programs. If provide many features like 128/40 bit encryption, Password protected documents, Watermark text, rotation and transparency.

PDF Creator Lite(free)
Simpo offer to download free version PDF Creator Pro( PDF creator lite) to create PDF/A format with embedded font and strong encrypted files.

Free PDF Creator

It provide option to create PDF files from windows applications (DOC to PDF, Word to PDF, DOCX to PDF, RTF to PDF, .txt to pdf, Excel to PDF and PowerPoint to PDF.

Adobe illustrator
Adobe illustrator allow user to export illustrator files in PDF format.

Microsoft Word
Open any MS Word document. Choose File -> print option. Choose save as PDF option.

Best .ePub File Reader, Software, Browser Extensions

List of free software and browser extensions to open .ePub ebooks via software or browsers.
If you new to .ePub file format, then you have a doubt about ” What is .ePub file format and how to open .ePub file format?”.

Here is the solution.

It is a standard e-book file format which is mostly supported by all e book reading devices such as Sony Reader, iPhone and IREX Reader.

Best Software to open .epub files (free)

FB Reader – It support Windows, Linux and Mac OS.
EPUB File Reader – Free software to open .epub files. Best epub file reader for windows 7, Windows 8.
Adobe Digital Editions – Adobe software to open and read e-books ( not Adobe Reader). Create Adobe account and download this software.
Sumatra PDF – Another choice to read e books.

Browser Extensions to open .epub e-books

EPUBReader – EPUB File Reader For Firefox.
MagicScroll eBook Reader – Chrome Browser Extension to open and read .epub files.

.ePub Reader For Your Smart Phones

EPUB Reader – Best free Android app to read .epub files.
FB Reader for Android
Aldiko- eBook Reader for Android– Another choice to read epub files.
FB Reader for Blackberry

If you want to create your own .ePub files?

Sigil – Free .epub file creator.
calibre– It also available for portable software.
iBooks Author (for iPhone) – Free iPhone app to create .ePub files via iPhone.