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The best articles, tips, tricks and tutorials for your favorite apps and programs

  • How to open Chrome incognito by default in Windows
    Incognito mode in Google Chrome is useful in many different circumstances. For example, you can use it to view private information or to log in to a secondary Google account. Unfortunately, the browser does not have the option to enable incognito mode by default. If you want Chrome to always start this way, you will have to use the trick explained in this article.
  • How to use Gmail as your own domain's email address
    Gmail lets you receive and send mail from accounts with custom domains. There are two ways to do this and both are extremely simple. However, there are important differences between the two that you should be aware of. If you were considering using your own domain with Gmail, you will find all the information you need in this article.
  • How to back up all your Gmail mails
    Do you want to download all your Gmail emails and make a backup? If you have been looking for that option in the Google Mail Android app, you will have noticed that it is not available. However, the company has enabled a wizard to download all your account data, including Gmail emails. To access you must open the browser and type the following URL:
  • How to download your Gmail messages in PDF
    Creating a PDF copy of your emails from the Gmail application is not a natively implemented option. However, it is possible to do this relatively easily with the message printing function. All you have to do is access the email you want to be displayed on the screen.
  • The 60 best keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome
    Keyboard shortcuts are always a great convenience when working on the computer. Just by learning a few shortcut keys, we will automatically increase our productivity. Of course, not all keyboard shortcuts are equally useful, so it is important to prioritize those that can bring us the most benefit. In Google Chrome, there are many keyboard shortcuts, here are some of the most useful ones.
  • How to uninstall or disable Google Chrome extensions
    To enhance your experience, Google Chrome has a system of extensions that let you perform many more tasks than a web browser would normally perform. However, there may come a time when you want to get rid of some of them. You have two options: uninstall it or disable it. We tell you how to do both.
  • How to revert to an old version of Google Chrome
    Google Chrome is the most widely used Internet browser today. That is why, despite its multiple updates, most websites work perfectly on it. However, there are times when it may be necessary to use an older version of Google Chrome. Some web pages do not work the same on all versions of Google's browser, so you may want to use an older one. Here we tell you how to go back to an older version of Google Chrome.
  • Google Chrome is not working or not responding: what to do if it closes or will not open
    Google Chrome, like any other computer program, can crash. Sometimes it crashes, sometimes it will not load a page, and other times, it may not even open. Depending on the problem, we must take one or another action. Here are all the problems that Google Chrome can have, along with their respective solutions.
  • How to create a WhatsApp chat with yourself
    Some messaging apps let the user create a conversation with themselves. Such is the case of Telegram or Signal. However, WhatsApp does not have this function officially in its application. Fortunately, there are several foolproof ways to help you create a chat where only you participate.
  • How to reduce the size of a Word file
    Like almost any text document, Word files do not usually take up too much space, usually around 20-30KB per document. Filling a modern hard disk with such files may become a titanic task: there is room for millions of documents of that size.
  • How to add a watermark to a Word document
    Watermarks are text and/or background images that we place on all document sheets. Since they are for background only, watermarks are printed with a low opacity, so any text written on top of them will cover them up. This is useful in several situations: to create an official company document by printing its logo in the background, to clarify that a document is a draft by placing the word "draft" in big letters on each page, and so on.
  • How to translate text directly in Word
    Microsoft Word has a built-in text translation tool. Thanks to it, it is possible to translate directly in the document we are in, without having to use other Internet translators and having to copy and paste. To use this tool, first, open Word with the document you want to translate.
  • Facebook does not let you share content: how to fix it
    There are several different reasons why you may not be able to post on Facebook. This guide will show you why you are experiencing this problem and what solutions are available to put an end to it.
  • How to find out if your Facebook account has been hacked
    Having someone access your Facebook account without permission can have disastrous consequences. For example, the intruder may take the opportunity to download your personal information, post unpleasant content on your profile, or talk to your contacts. If you have indications that your account has been hacked, read on because this article will surely help you.
  • How to unfollow, block or report someone on Facebook
    When you follow a person or a page on Facebook, its content starts to appear in your News Feed. If for some reason, you do not want this to be the case, all you have to do is to remove the follow. It is as simple as visiting the profile and tapping on the Manage Follow Settings button.
  • How to set up who can see your posts on Facebook
    Facebook lets you decide who sees what you post on your wall. It does this through privacy preferences. If you go to the menu with the three horizontal lines, you will find the Privacy shortcuts button.
  • How to download all your photos from Facebook
    Downloading all your photos from Facebook is a relatively simple task. In fact, it is possible to do it from the Android client. All you have to do is go to the application settings. Tap on the Settings button located in the menu with the three horizontal lines.
  • WhatsApp notifications are not ringing: how to fix it
    By default, WhatsApp notifies users every time they receive a message from a contact or group. But what can you do if the notifications have stopped activating? Here, you will find the best suggestions and solutions to recover the WhatsApp notifications.
  • I am not receiving WhatsApp messages: how to fix it
    WhatsApp is an application that is in constant development. Therefore, it is stable and usually does not present errors. In addition, the company releases updates very often to increase security. Obviously, that does not mean that it is a perfect application. For example, it has happened to some users that they do not receive messages on their phones. Is that your case? So, take a look at the solutions we propose here.
  • How to activate spell checker in WhatsApp
    The spell checker is a very useful tool that helps you to write better when you have conversations with your contacts on WhatsApp. If it is not enabled by default on your mobile device, we will tell you how to enable it and use it correctly in this article.
  • How to send a WhatsApp chat via email
    WhatsApp has an export function that lets you send your conversations using external applications. Thanks to it, it is possible to share the content of a chat with other people via email. It is as simple as opening the conversation you want to send and tapping on the three dots in the upper right corner. Once the pop-up menu is displayed, select More.
  • WhatsApp statuses: what are they and how do they work?
    Statuses are one of the communication tools that WhatsApp makes available to you, in addition to text messages, photographs, and voice memos. In this article, we tell you everything about this feature.
  • How to change your phone number in WhatsApp
    WhatsApp has a feature that lets you change your phone number without losing your files and conversations. This can be useful in some cases. For example, if you are going to reside in another country, you will probably be forced to contract a valid line. By following the instructions below, you will be able to keep all your information with the new number you receive. In any case, the process you must follow is very simple. First, open WhatsApp settings and tap on Account.
  • How to improve your WhatsApp privacy
    Using WhatsApp involves sharing certain information with others. However, here, you will find some practical tips to improve your privacy when using this instant messaging application.
  • How to mute WhatsApp: conversations, groups, and contacts
    If you are one of those who make intensive use of WhatsApp, it is likely that at some point you feel saturated by the large number of notifications received. A good way to avoid this is to mute the notifications you receive on your cell phone. In this way, notifications will still arrive, but without sound.
  • Impaling in Minecraft: what is it and how does this enchantment work?
    In Minecraft, there are a large number of enchantments and some of them are even designed for certain weapons. This is the case with the impaling enchantment, an enchantment designed exclusively to be applied to a Trident.
  • How to play Call of Duty Mobile with a gamepad
    Almost all Android devices, whether smartphones or tablets, can be connected to a wireless gamepad. To do so, first, from the main menu, go to Options or Settings (depending on the smartphone, the settings sections may have one or the other name).
  • How to read and reply to messages on WhatsApp without appearing online
    There are several ways to prevent other users from knowing that you are online on WhatsApp, including reading and replying to messages. In this article, we compile all of them and explain how to carry them out step by step.
  • How to change the language in WhatsApp for Android
    Using WhatsApp in your language is very simple. If you have browsed through the settings of your application, you will have noticed that it does not have a language selector. This is because the application automatically adapts to the language set on the phone. On Android, WhatsApp is translated into about 60 languages. And if you are an iOS user, it is possible to use the service in about 40 languages.
  • How to reply to messages on Instagram
    Instagram has an instant messaging system that helps you contact other users. Here, you will find the different methods for replying to direct messages on this social network, read on.
  • Difference between private, hidden, and public video on YouTube
    YouTube has several statuses for the videos you upload. Each content can be defined as public or private. However, it is also possible to keep it hidden. Depending on the purpose for which you upload a video to the platform, you will be interested in defining one status or another. If you are not sure about them, in this article, we tell you the differences.
  • COD Mobile requirements: what do you need to play on Android?
    Call of Duty Mobile does not require a very powerful smartphone to run. The minimum requirements are:
  • Best Call of Duty Mobile classes and their weapons
    In COD Mobile, it is important to know how to choose the best weapons within the armament available to you. Having some extra range or damage can make the difference between winning or losing a game. However, it is worth remembering that COD Mobile is a game that is continuously updated, lowering and raising weapon stats from time to time. In other words, although there will not be very significant changes that will make a weapon go from being very good to very bad, it may go from being the best to only being among the best. Having said that, in this article, we present some of the best weapons we have tested.
  • The best vehicles available for Call of Duty Mobile
    In COD Mobile's Battle Royale mode, there are several vehicles that you can use to move faster to the safe zone. Some of them are aimed more at combat while others are ideal for escaping or getting to the safe zone as soon as possible. Here are the best options available.
  • How to create private games with friends in COD Mobile
    In COD Mobile it is possible to play in private games, games where you play only and exclusively with your friends. To join one, there are two options: create one or join an existing one.
  • How to unlock characters for free in COD Mobile
    In Call of Duty Mobile, there are several different soldiers to choose from Although none of them have special abilities or anything like that, true fans love to have different appearances in the game, either because they like one or another soldier more or because their standard costume (skin) is ideal for camouflage in certain maps.
  • How to summon Herobrine in Minecraft
    Herobrine is a character created by the Minecraft community itself, but he is so important that many believe that Mojang introduced him in the game, when it is not really so. However, being a character made in Steve's likeness, fans have been quick to create a way to make him appear. To summon Herobrine, you must follow a series of steps, detailed below.
  • How to activate flash in WhatsApp notifications
    We are using WhatsApp in more and more areas of our lives. It has gone from being a communication tool among friends and family to become a platform for professional environments. Therefore, notifications from this application are often prioritized. In this article, we tell you a simple trick that will allow you to be aware of every one of the WhatsApp notifications. It consists of using the camera flash on your Android device as an alarm. Do you want to know how to activate this function? Let us tell you about it.
  • How to convert WhatsApp audios to MP3 on Android
    In the beginning, WhatsApp only allowed sending text messages, images, and videos. However, for some years now, it has also supported the transmission of voice and audio notes. The developers have chosen a somewhat strange format for storing this content. We refer to the OPUS extension. Is it possible to convert it to MP3 format? Yes, and in this article, we show you how you can do it yourself in a simple way.
  • How to send disappearing photos on WhatsApp
    WhatsApp developers have been implementing certain privacy-focused features for some time now, especially concerning user interaction. One of the most striking features is the possibility of sending photos, and also videos, that disappear after they have been viewed.
  • How to create GIFs in WhatsApp and share them on Android
    WhatsApp includes a native feature that lets users create animations with their device's camera. These are generated in GIF format, a file type widely used in all types of social networks and messaging applications. Here, we tell you how to create a GIF with WhatsApp and how to share it using other applications.
  • How to delete WhatsApp backups on Android
    Deleting WhatsApp backup is very easy. However, you should know that this application makes copies both in Google Drive and in your terminal's internal memory. So, in this article, we will tell you how to delete it in both cases.
  • How to recover an Instagram account on Android
    If you have come this far, you are likely unable to access your Instagram account. This article will find the most common problems faced by users when accessing their profile and their respective solutions.
  • How to listen to YouTube in the background from Android
    YouTube has become a large library of audiovisual media, including a wide variety of music. Google is aware of this, and therefore, restricts background playback in its official application. In this situation, it is normal to wonder if it is possible to play music with the screen off or while using other apps. The answer is yes, and at Malavida, we explain all the ways.
  • Minecraft Mobs: all the monsters in the game
    In Minecraft, there are a large number of different creatures, many of them hostile. Although all enemies can be attacked with any weapon (sword, bow, pickaxe, and such), each one has its own AI, and not all of them have the same amount of hearts.
  • How to breed villagers in Minecraft
    The first step to breed villagers in Minecraft is to gather two of them in the same house or any enclosed place Once you have done this, you must make sure that one of the villagers has a job. If not, place a block of a job (lectern, composter, cauldron, among others) near one of them and you will automatically become a tradesman.
  • How to remove rain in Minecraft and change the weather
    There are several different commands for changing the weather in Minecraft, and you can only use them on islands where you have creative permissions.
  • How to install MODs in Minecraft for Android
    In Minecraft, it is possible to install mods through several different file types and apps. However, a previous step is required to install almost any of them, and it is to change the Minecraft storage to external. Note that this step will start your game from scratch, so if you do not want to lose your existing worlds, make a backup copy first.
  • Minecraft brewing: alchemy recipes and how to make them
    In Minecraft, it is possible to craft brewing by using a brewing stand and finding the necessary materials. Drinking brewing produces multiple different effects, some positive, such as invisibility or life recovery, and others negative, such as poisoning.
  • Minecraft Anvil: what it is used for and how to make it
    In Minecraft, the anvil is one of the most useful objects. With it, it is possible to repair objects while keeping their enchantments, or even enchanting them if we use an enchantment book. Each repair costs experience and resources, and the anvil will deteriorate and break as it is used. Although it is a "disposable" item, it is worth having, especially when using weapons that require hard-to-find materials.