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Forum: Themes and Styles 3 Weeks Ago
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Posted By M4dn3ss
W7 Style Builder - window corner glow

Hi, I can't seem where to find the image/setting that controls the subtle white glow at the top left/right corners of windows in W7 Style Builder. Other themes have been able to disable this and it...
Forum: Media Center 11 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 590
Posted By M4dn3ss
Oh well I guess I'll just leave it be then....

Oh well I guess I'll just leave it be then. Thanks.
Forum: Media Center 11 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 590
Posted By M4dn3ss
How large is WMC?

I was thinking of removing Windows Media Centre since I don't use it, but if there isn't much of a gain in space to be had from doing so I won't bother.
Forum: Customization 11 Apr 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,070
Posted By M4dn3ss
Never mind, I found it. If you want to know...

Never mind, I found it.

If you want to know where it is, it's here:
Toolbars, headers and rebar > Rebar > Navbar > Basic > Normal/Max > Active/Inactive > Background (it's a 1x2 sized image)

As...
Forum: Customization 07 Apr 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,070
Posted By M4dn3ss
W7 Style Builder - changing explorer/IE frame colour (non-DWM)

I cannot seem to be able to find the location of the colour of the windows explorer "frame" (below the titlebar and surrounding the address bar and back/forward buttons) when DWM is disabled, as...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Mar 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 410
Posted By M4dn3ss
Logoff scripts don't work AT ALL

Sorry if I come off as being a bit annoyed (because at this point I am), but I was trying to get a script to run at logoff and it just would not work whatever I did.
Although I'm running Win7 Home...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Dec 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By M4dn3ss
Removing page elements using Internet Explorer

Basically I'm looking for something like Remove It Permanently (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/remove-it-permanently/) but for IE, to remove certain elements on certain web pages. In...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Ok I'm going to mark this solved then since...

Ok I'm going to mark this solved then since perhaps only Microsoft truly knows what the hell is going on inside this thing
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Lots of pointless answers that don't address the...

Lots of pointless answers that don't address the question


This nails it on the head however. But what exactly is the "cache" in this case? Is it the stuff that gets loaded into SuperFetch? And...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Fair enough, but so does that mean that...

Fair enough, but so does that mean that ReadyBoost is only for SuperFetched data?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Sorry I misunderstood you, you made it sound like...

Sorry I misunderstood you, you made it sound like you meant SuperFetch info as in "the data that Windows stores about what should be prefetched" rather than "the stuff that is actually being...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
As I said, SuperFetch info wouldn't need to be...

As I said, SuperFetch info wouldn't need to be stored in RAM since it's just a bit of data about what programs are most used and whatnot
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
What exactly do you mean by "SuperFetch info"?...

What exactly do you mean by "SuperFetch info"? Wouldn't that just be the information Windows has about what programs to 'fetch' into memory, and thus be relatively small and probably not even in...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Call me blind but I can't find anything on the...

Call me blind but I can't find anything on the Wikipedia page that says it's related to the HDD at all except that the flash drive cache is "faster than the hard drive being cached". This begs the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 31
Views: 1,972
Posted By M4dn3ss
Why is HDD speed related to ReadyBoost?

From the Windows help file:
"If your computer has a hard disk that uses solid-state drive (SSD) technology, you may not see an option to speed up your computer with ReadyBoost when you plug in a...
Forum: Software 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By M4dn3ss
I use Paint.net and Photoshop CS3 but most of the...

I use Paint.net and Photoshop CS3 but most of the time MS Paint is perfectly satisfactory for what I need at the current moment, unfortunately it has the AA "feature"
Forum: Software 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By M4dn3ss
Ah well that sucks then... anyway thanks

Ah well that sucks then... anyway thanks
Forum: Software 03 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By M4dn3ss
How to disable Paint's brush tool anti aliasing?

In Windows 7 the brush tool in Paint has an anti aliasing feature, which makes the paintbucket tool not work as it should. It's hard to explain so here's a screenshot - the shape is not properly...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 69,689
Posted By M4dn3ss
Sorry to bump this thread, but I think this is...

Sorry to bump this thread, but I think this is related...
Anyway after having installed Windows in IDE mode, I decided to switch to AHCI, so I changed msahci's start value to 0. It rebooted fine and...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By M4dn3ss
No idea, just using my computer like I normally...

No idea, just using my computer like I normally do. Actually I was making some icons in IcoFX, and I know Windows is notorious for not refreshing icons (like when you save an icon, then you edit it...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By M4dn3ss
Well I noticed the problem cropped up again... I...

Well I noticed the problem cropped up again... I guess it's unavoidable...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By M4dn3ss
No problem, had a similar thing happen to me just...

No problem, had a similar thing happen to me just a few weeks ago ;)
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By M4dn3ss
Hey it works, thanks!

Hey it works, thanks!
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By M4dn3ss
If you're comfortable with editing the registry,...

If you're comfortable with editing the registry, you can go to:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders

to change the path to point to the right...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By M4dn3ss
Incorrect cursor previews in Explorer

I have a weird problem, well it isn't really much of a problem as it doesn't bother me but it is rather weird...
The screenshot explains it all; the cursor previews are all mixed up in the Explorer...
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