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Collection of Free Google Sketchup Video Tutorial

I found collection of Google Sketchup video tutorials from aidanchopra on Youtube. By the way, what is Google Sketchup?

Google SketchUp is a powerful yet easy-to-learn 3D software tool that combines a simple, yet robust tool-set with an intelligent drawing system that streamlines and simplifies 3D design. From simple to complex, conceptual to realistic, Google SketchUp enables you to build and modify 3D models quickly and easily.

This is one of Sketchup video tutorial on his channel

aidanchopra upload many video tutorials for Sketchup users on his youtube channel. His channel contains videos that recorded to accompany Google SketchUp For Dummies.

Free Vista Aero 3D Effect for Windows XP

Boring with your windows xp interface? One of nice tip from Onetipaday, but this is the 3D version of Vista Aero effect, you should try this aero 3D effect freeware for Windows xp.
Vista Aero 3D Effect for Windows XP
Configuration of Shock Aero 3d is very easy, you just click the icon on your system tray and select show effect.

Download Shock Aero 3D

Transform Windows XP into Vista and MacOSX

Until now, i’m still using Windows XP. In my opinion, Windows XP has better compatibility than Windows Vista. But, the problem is, how to change the boring look of windows XP?

There are two FREE excellent softwares to change the look of your windows XP.
1. Windows Vista Look For Windows XP
Transform Windows XP into Vista and Macosx
With Vistamizer you can get the look of Vista for Windows XP, MCE or 2003. This program will modify around 380 files of windows including icons, pictures to give a vista style look. While installing you can select the files to modify and files not to modify. You can always roll back to your previous look by uninstalling the application.

2. MacOSX look For Windows XP
Transform Windows XP into Vista and Macosx
After installing you can customize the FlyakiteOSX from the settings, it allows you to turn off the settings like OSX cursors, Iceman Sounds etc. If you like the Mac OSX look and doesn’t have a Mac you should give it a try. One important feature of it is it creates a system restore point by default so at any time if you are not satisfied with the program you can just uninstall it and if you found any errors you can restore the system to its previous configuration.