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Windows 7: "God Mode"

04 Jan 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by davehc View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot View Post
Yeah, here:

And please make sure you only post a few lines of someone else's article, post the source link, and wrap it in quotes.
This comment pops up on many similar forums. IMO it is a little unfair. Sometimes, I would agree, the article is so long and detailed, a link would be more expiditious.
However, I am sure most users come on a site such as this for information, not for a link to another site. Whilst noone can dispute that Brinks tutorials are absolutely superb, it is not quite so easy to search, using the known text, for an article altready published.
The OP, in sincerity, wished to pass on some information which he felt would be usful to other members. If he searched on these pages for "God mode" , I doubt he would find it.
Hints and tips in the use of software, are not, and can never be, copyright. They are free for anyone to find. There are some "authors" around the web at the moment, who are, in spite of that, claiming copyright for long documents/E books they have produced. (Brink is not one of those!) I find that often, it is easier to copy and paste someone elses work when offering help, but I do have a huge Dbase of such, which I can also quote from. Rarely can anyone provide original work of this nature, particulæalry as most customisation, etc. has been inherited from Vista, which has been around a while now.
Fwiw, I reproduced the tip mentioned here, from a long lost article, several years ago, on another (Vista) site. It may even have been from Microsoft's own pages.
Happy new year to you also, Nburnes.,

I agree with your statements, but to further lessen complications with external sourced articles, and their authors, which, if they have written the article their own way with their own words, be it even about common knowledge tips, that article is still theirs. It's still best to follow the guidelines here.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #12

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3

Lots of information and things to play with. Thanks for the post. Fabe
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #13

Windows 7

Excellent! This is why we have forums.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

04 Jan 2010   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

how good is that? thank you OP +1
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #15

Windows 7 x64 / Same

I thought this was about turning off UAC and every other restriction.

Will try this when I get home. Incredible. Thanks for sharing.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #16

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Nice feature. Not sure why its called godmode. So Ive renamed mine Holly Hop Drive!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #17

God mode for Win 7

copy/paste the following text as the name of a folder: GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}

create a new folder and rename it
Be sure to include the word "GodMode" as well as the remaining text
Pretty cool and not sure if anyone has mentioned this on the forum before.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #18

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

What exactly does it do?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #19


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mckillwashere View Post
What exactly does it do?

try it.

You remind me of myself as a child when I was asked to try a food. I'd ask "will I like it?". sigh. try it. or not.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jan 2010   #20

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

I googled it lol
I may try it lol

any word if it works in server 2008?
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