Archive for November, 2009

Voting Queries Solved

A guide for the Voters Control unit and Balloting Unit of Electronic Voting Machine 1. Why should you vote India is the largest democracy in the world. The right to vote and more importantly the exercise of franchise by the eligible citizens is at the heart of every democracy. We, the people, through this exercise of our right to vote have the ultimate power to shape the destiny of country by electing our representatives who run the Government and take decisions for the growth, development and benefit of all the citizens. 2. Who can vote All citizens of India who are 18 years of age as on 1st January of the year for which the electoral roll is prepared are entitled to be registered as a voter in the constituency where he or she ordinarily resides. Only persons who are …read more>>

Setup local web server using PHP, MySQL & IIS

INSTALLING PHP Step 1 Create a folder on C called PHP and unzip the files from the PHP download into that folder. You should see a a bunch of DLL s and additional sub-folders called ext , extras and dev with files in there as well. Step 2 Go to Control Panel gt gt Administrative Tools, Open Internet Information Services IIS Right Click gt gt Default Web Site gt gt Properties gt gt Select Home Directory. Under Local Path Type the path of your web files stored on your server. Select Configuration. On Application configuration check to see if .php is in list. If not click Add . For executable browse to c php folder and select php5isapi.dll . Click OK and then OK again. Step 3 Create a test file in the root of your web folder called phptest.php and inse…read more>>

Tips for driving Bike in City

I have been driving motorcycle since last 5 years and came across many people who have been driving for more than 20-30 years without the much needed driving sense. In these 5 years I have been to long tours for more than 20 times each covering at least 700 kms. During those trips and while driving within the city I have seen more accidents of other vehicles like cars, trucks, buses etc than bikes. If a survey is done on no of accidents as per vehicles the nos will definitely surprise a lot of people who think bike driving is more accident prone. Most of the bike accidents you see around in the city are not because of the bike itself but because of it’s riders lack of driving sense. Guys, I am not encouraging bike driving but just want to say that’s its not that bad as people think esp…read more>>

Global Warming

In the simplest terms, global warming is just what it sounds like the worldwide rise in surface temperatures. The National Academy of Science has put the rise at 1 degree F over the course of the 20th century, but measurements from satellites of both land and sea surfaces are showing that the rate of warming is increasing sharply.It s more than just surface temperatures that are going up, however. A lot of research into temperature changes in the upper layers of the atmosphere, as well as the deep oceans, is showing warming. Then, there are the more obvious signs the rapid retreat of glaciers in Greenland, Alaska, the Himalaya, the Antarctic Peninsula and on high tropical mountains the thinning and disappearance of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean during summer the melting of permafrost i…read more>>

List of a RTO districts codes in India

AN—Andaman amp Nicobar Islands AN-01 Port Blair, Andaman District AN-02 Car Nicobar, Nicobar District AP—Andhra Pradesh In Andhra Pradesh one RTO district might have several RTO offices. In this case the first office shown is always the headquarter. AP-01 Adilabad Mancherial Nirmal AP-02 Anantapur Hindupur AP-03 Tirupathi Chittoor Madanapalle AP-04 Kadapa Proddutur AP-05 amp AP-06 Kakinada Amalapuram Rajahmundry AP-07 Guntur Tenali Piduguralla Narasaraopet Repalle AP-08 Guntur AP-09 Khairtabad RTO AP-10 Secunderabad, Hyderabad District AP-11 Malakpet, Hyderabad District AP-12 Bahadurpura, Hyderabad District AP-13 Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad District AP-14 Karimnagar, Hyderabad Dis…read more>>

How to Dry a Wet Cell-Phone??

Step 1 Get it out of the water as soon as possible Obviously Duh The fact is that cell phones are designed to handle small amounts of water. So, if the cell phone is just slightly wet, nothing much will happen to it. The problem comes when the cell phone falls into a pool of water completely and the water gets into the cell phones circuit board. Then the cell phone gets “short-circuited” and it goes off So, the point is, if you can avoid the cell phone from getting too wet, avoid it Step 2 Dismantle your phone Remove the battery AS FAST AS POSSIBLE Do not even waste time thinking about it Just do it It is very likely that your phones circuits have survived. But, if they are still powered by the battery, they will short-circuit when the moisture reaches them So you have to cu…read more>>

Precautions to be taken in Monsoon (Rainy) Season

First showers of monsoon are heartily welcomed by everyone after experiencing the scorching heat of summer. But monsoons reduce the immunity of our body and make us susceptible to many diseases which are commonly associated with this season. It is time for us to keep our body resistant against diseases by boosting our immunity and taking precautions against these diseases. The diseases associated with monsoon are malaria, jaundice, gastro intestinal infections like typhoid and cholera. Apart from these, viral infections like cold and cough also make their presence felt. Puddles of water formed due to rain become breeding grounds for mosquitoes which spread diseases like malaria and dengue fever. As a precautionary measure against mosquito bite born diseas…read more>>