How to Extract Flash SWF from Word or Excel

Its a very common sight when we get mails sent to us with flash files embedded in it! Sometimes its a Greeting Card, a funny game or an Interesting puzzle that keeps us hooked on!

Why embed in MS Office Word/Excel?
Since most of the Office’s and Personal Desktops have MS Office installed, Word and Excel act as a good container to run or play these flash (SWF a.k.a Shockwave Flash) files.

Now comes the next part, where you like the file, and want to extract it, to either save it to your desktop as flash file, or upload it your site (Free Flash Games) when the file is not under copyright policy, or various other reasons!
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Birth of Famous Names

MERCEDES This was actually the financier’s daughter’s name.

ADOBE This came from name of the river Adobe Creek that ran behind the house of founder John Warnock.

APPLE COMPUTERS It was the favorite fruit of founder Steve Jobs. He was three months late in filing a name for the business, and he threatened to call his company Apple Computers if the other colleagues didn’t suggest a better name by 5 O’clock that evening.

CISCO It is not an acronym as popularly believed. It is short for San Francisco .

COMPAQ This name was formed by using COMp, for computer, and PAQ to denote a small integral object.

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Founder & CEO

I had many of the times when I had to think twice or Google again just to find out who the founder of that technology, firm or site was. Who is the current CEO would be the next question knocking on my head. So I thought come on let me take some time to find the founder’s and CEO of the companies which I know and have been familiar too, and same time why not share it with you guys.

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Windows 8 Developer Preview version is here

Microsoft is on the roll, Windows 7 released on October 22, 2009 and now Windows 8, thought Microsoft has not publicized their official date, word is, it will be out in the Fall 2012.Let me amaze you with some screen shots in the beginning.

After the release of Windows 7 which didn’t make much fame with tablets, this release of their is aimed for PC’s and tablets. I have got some features (maybe rumored) so that you know what you can expect for,
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How to create PDF with Microsoft Office 2007 or Open Office

We always try to figure out various ways of how to create our doc’s as PDF. We first try to google some keywords, and try to download all possible crap softwares, which end not even converting, but asking for monetary registration.

We otherwise try for online converters, where we sometimes end up filling long registration forms, sometimes, not even knowing where our confidential data will saved in their servers, will it be misplaced or misused.

Too much of chaos, too much of tension, and the best part is we always forget the simple solution that already sometimes exists in our systems.

Microsoft Office Logo
openoffice logo
pdf

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Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar

Its always hard to debug and test webpages in IE compared to other browsers, and comparatively, IE is the one big pain in the ass browser for all developers since, thats the one which has all the possible restrictions and special methods of displaying a simple web page, and thus making your webpage more attractive and user friendly a mere to impossible task, and to add salt to the wound, majority of the users in the world still are sticking on to ie6 or ie7, the so called ‘Dead Browsers’ by the web developers team.
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