Skip to main content

Quickly search selected text on any search engine

Search Selectable Search Tool is a little utility for Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7, which lets you search highlighted text on any search engine with a shortcut key. No more having to copy the text, open a web browser, go to Google (or similar), paste text into search box, and hit enter.

Just select some text from a document or a web page , press CTRL + SHIFT + C. Then watch your favorite search engine show you results within seconds. Switch search engines with a click of a mouse (right click on the tray icon and select a search engine).

Currently included engines are: All The Web, Alta Vista, AOL, ASK, Bing ,Blog Search, Google, Lycos, MSN and Yahoo.

However, the program open search results in Internet Explorer only. There is no option to change this. This is the main drawback of this tool. You can download the tool from here. [Similar program]


Comments

Post a Comment

Please leave your valuable comment below

Popular posts from this blog

Surf the Web Anonymously With Firefox Add-on Phproxy

There are several web based proxy servers available to surf the internet anonymously or as from another country. The Firefox add-on (Firefox 3 – 4) Phzilla helps you view a webpage or surf the internet using the PHProxy (a type of web based proxy server) proxy servers. It is very easy and convenient to use.

PaperBus-free & fast web proxy solution for anonymous internet surfing

There are several free proxy solutions available for downloading (we had covered few of them in the previous posts), but from my personal experience most of them are very slow in my country.If you are looking for a free, fast and reliable proxy solution for anonymous surfing, Here is a new multi-platform application, PaperBus (ad-supported) which lets you surf anonymously and bypass internet filters.Paper bus (brought you by Open Terrace Ltd the same company that made commercial proxy service Freedur) is very easy to use. Simply install, and run. No registration required. The only down side is there will be an ad web browser tab popping up in every twenty minutes while you are using it.Another interesting feature of PaperBus is that you can create a list of websites you don't want to surf through PaperBus.PaperBus is compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux systems. Download appropriate version from here. (via)

Restore Lost Capacity Of Your USB Flash Drive (How to)

Some malware can hide full capacity of your USB flash drive. For example, a 4GB pen drive sometimes shows only 500kb or less. An interesting part of this situation is that, even after removing the malware or formatting the USB flash drive, you will not get back its original capacity. Therefore, the question here is how to restore a USB flash drive to its full capacity.