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User Folders - Change Default Icon
User Folders - Change Default Icon
How to Change Default User Folder Icons in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change the default folder icon with the icon of your choice for all of your personal User folder icons to display with it in both the Start Menu and C:\Users\(user-name) locations in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 53 Views: 114,816 Last Activity 4 Days Ago
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File - Delete from Command Prompt
File - Delete from Command Prompt
How to Delete a File in Windows from the Command Prompt

This tutorial will show you how to permanently delete a File in Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 using the DEL or ERASE command from within a command prompt.
Author: Brink Comments: 11 Views: 532,783 Last Activity 6 Days Ago
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Index - Add or Remove File Types
Index - Add or Remove File Types
How to Add or Remove a File Type from the Index in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to add or remove a file extension type from the index, for the included folder locations, to be included or not in the search results in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 20 Views: 107,463 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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Zip Folders - Enable or Disable Windows Explorer View
Zip Folders - Enable or Disable Windows Explorer View
Disable Explorer Folder View of Cab and Zip Files in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable ZIP folders (compressed and cab folders) from having their contents expand and show in Windows Explorer like folders for all users.
Author: Brink Comments: 63 Views: 192,020 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable
Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Explorer Thumbnail Previews in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable thumbnail previews in Windows Explorer for all or specific users in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 83 Views: 810,666 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Default File Type Associations - Restore
Default File Type Associations - Restore
Restore Default Windows 7 File Extension Type Associations

This will allow you to restore the default registry entries and program associations for the Windows 7 file extension type of your choice.
Author: Brink Comments: 785 Views: 2,817,907 Last Activity 25 Dec 2014
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Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable
Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable
How to Disable Auto Arrange in Windows 7 Explorer to have Free Sorting

This will show you how to disable Auto Arrange in Windows 7 to be able to sort your files and folders in any random order and position you like in each opened folder in Windows Explorer without it having to be sorted alphabetically by name.
Author: Brink Comments: 481 Views: 306,730 Last Activity 18 Dec 2014
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File Sharing - Between XP and W7 (and vice versa)
File Sharing - Between XP and W7 (and vice versa)
Create Shares

This is a simple tutorial on how to create a share folder on windows XP/W7 and how to map to them from one machine to the other.
Author: aem Comments: 40 Views: 189,877 Last Activity 17 Dec 2014
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Last Access Timestamp - Enable or Disable in Windows
Last Access Timestamp - Enable or Disable in Windows
How to Enable or Disable File and Folder "Last Access Time" in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the "last access time" attribute in Windows to show the date and time of when each file and folder was last accessed.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 39,646 Last Activity 11 Dec 2014
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User Folders - Restore Default Icon
User Folders - Restore Default Icon
How to Restore Default User Folder Icons in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to restore the default folder icon for all of your personal user folders icons in the Start Menu (Windows 7 only) and C:\Users\(user-name) locations in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 12 Views: 137,209 Last Activity 10 Dec 2014
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Public Folders - Restore
Public Folders - Restore
How to Restore Public Folders in Windows 7

This will show you how to restore any missing or moved Windows 7 Public folders located at C:\Users\Public.
Author: Brink Comments: 29 Views: 45,761 Last Activity 19 Nov 2014
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Recent Items - Turn On or Off
Recent Items - Turn On or Off
How to Turn Recent Items On or Off in Windows 7

Recent Items is a list of your recently used files on the right side of the Start Menu, Taskbar Windows Explorer icon link, and in the Navigaton Pane Recent Places. This will show you how to turn Recent Items on or off in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 68 Views: 548,591 Last Activity 14 Nov 2014
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MKLINK  Create and Use Links in Windows
MKLINK Create and Use Links in Windows
How to Create and Use Links with MKLINK in Windows

This tutorial will tell you how to create and use links using MKLINK to redirect system queries made to a local or network storage location to another location.
Author: Kari Comments: 46 Views: 196,750 Last Activity 05 Nov 2014
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Customize Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
Customize Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
How to Add or Remove the Customize Tab from Properties in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to add or remove the Customize tab in the Properties window and the Cutomize this folder context menu item of folders and drives for all users in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 10 Views: 40,695 Last Activity 08 Oct 2014
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Lock Icon on Files and Folders - Remove in Windows 7
Lock Icon on Files and Folders - Remove in Windows 7
How to Remove the Lock Icon from Files and Folders in Windows 7

This tutorial will show you how to remove or restore the lock icon overlay on files and folders for all users without affecting any sharing settings in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 3 Views: 29,829 Last Activity 04 Oct 2014
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Folder Template - Default
Folder Template - Default
How to Set a Default Folder Template for All Folders in Windows 7

This will show you how to either set a folder template of your choice to be the default for all folders, or reset all folder templates back to default in all folders in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 77 Views: 142,668 Last Activity 30 Sep 2014
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Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders
Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders
How to Set a Default Folder View for All Folders in Windows 7

This will show you how to set a default folder view setting for all Windows Explorer folders to open with in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 84,720 Last Activity 31 Jul 2014
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