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Create a Custom Control Panel

Create a Custom Control Panel

The Simplehelp blog posts a Windows customisation idea that’s easy for anyone to make and potentially really helpful to anyone who does regular system tweaking. By simply dragging the items from your Control Panel that you actually use into a new folder with a familiar icon, you make a no-nonsense…

PulseAudio Volume Control Handles Individual App Levels

PulseAudio Volume Control Handles Individual App Levels

Linux only: Control the volume of individual Linux applications and other sound-producing items with PulseAudio Volume Control, a free download for Linux systems. That in itself is a pretty handy feature, given how often many of us watch and listen to streaming, Flash-based media, but PulseAudio’s volume control applet remembers…