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Devices and Printers - Change Device Icons with Custom Icons
Devices and Printers - Change Device Icons with Custom Icons
How to Change Icons in Devices and Printers with Custom Icons

This tutorial will cover how to change the icons in Devices and Printers with a custom icon of your choosing and be device specific, eliminating resource hacking and/or overwriting Windows 7 default icons.
Author: Ageeb Comments: 67 Views: 163,981 Last Activity 03 Jun 2016
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Folder Icon - Change Windows 7 Default Folder Icon
Folder Icon - Change Windows 7 Default Folder Icon
How to Change the Windows 7 Default Folder Icon

This will show you how to change all of the default yellow folder icons in Windows Explorer to any custom icon that you want instead in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 162 Views: 844,762 Last Activity 02 Jun 2016
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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: 30 Views: 65,116 Last Activity 29 May 2016
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Sounds - Change
Sounds - Change
How to Change Event Sound Effects in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to change the sounds applied to events in Windows and Programs as a Sound Theme for your user account in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 27 Views: 305,991 Last Activity 26 May 2016
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Power Button - Start Menu
Power Button - Start Menu
How to Change the Default Windows 7 Start Menu Power Button Action

This will show you how to change the Windows 7 Start Menu power button default action for the current user account or all user accounts to be either Switch User, Log Off, Lock, Restart, Sleep, Hibernate, or Shutdown when clicked on.
Author: Brink Comments: 41 Views: 206,925 Last Activity 25 May 2016
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Indexer Backoff - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
Indexer Backoff - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
How to Enable or Disable Search "Indexer Backoff" in Windows 7

This will show you how to enable or disable the search indexer backoff feature in Windows 7. If enabled (default), backoff logic will be used to throttle back indexing activity when system activity is high.
Author: Brink Comments: 4 Views: 41,523 Last Activity 25 May 2016
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Dual Boot - Delete a OS
Dual Boot - Delete a OS
How to Properly Delete a OS in a Dual Boot

Deleting a double booted OS may seem simple - you just delete the partition with the OS you want to get rid of and you are done. Well, it is not that easy. With said approach you may get yourself into a lot of trouble. This tutorial describes a safe way how to properly delete a double booted OS.
Author: whs Comments: 125 Views: 420,675 Last Activity 23 May 2016
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Jumplist Launcher - Create Custom Jump Lists
Jumplist Launcher - Create Custom Jump Lists
How to Create Custom Jump Lists in Windows 7

I made a little tool which lets you put 60 files, apps and folders in a jump list in custom groups.
Author: Hedge Comments: 45 Views: 85,278 Last Activity 21 May 2016
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Recent Items - Enable or Disable
Recent Items - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Recent Items in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to enable or disable all or specific users on the computer the ability to turn on Recent Items in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 102,052 Last Activity 21 May 2016
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Partition / Extended : Logical Drives
Partition / Extended : Logical Drives
How to Create Extended Partition / Logical Drives Where Needed

This shows the different methods to create an Extended partition wherever you need one so you can create as many Logical drives as there are available drive letters.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 114 Views: 248,469 Last Activity 20 May 2016
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Quick Launch - Enable or Disable
Quick Launch - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Quick Launch in Windows 7

By default Quick Launch is disabled in Windows 7. This will show you how to enable or disable Quick Launch as a taskbar toolbar using small or large icons in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 364 Views: 2,398,829 Last Activity 20 May 2016
by DjDiabolik Go to last post
 
System Icons - Turn On or Off
System Icons - Turn On or Off
How to Turn System Icons On or Off in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to turn a system icon on the taskbar on or off in Windows 7 and Windows 8. The default system icons are the Clock, Volume, Network, Power, Action Center icon., and Input indicator icons.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 275,411 Last Activity 18 May 2016
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Search Options - Change or Restore
Search Options - Change or Restore
How to Change or Restore Default Search Options in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change or restore the default Search Options for the What to search, How to search, and When searching non-indexed locations settings in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 110,761 Last Activity 18 May 2016
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Command Prompt - Personalize
Command Prompt - Personalize
How to Personalize the Command Prompt Window

This tutorial will show you how to personalize the Command Prompt window.
Author: Anak Comments: 14 Views: 61,389 Last Activity 18 May 2016
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Open Command Window Here - Add or Remove Shift + Right Click
Open Command Window Here - Add or Remove Shift + Right Click
How to Use "Open Command Window Here" Context Menu Item without Shift+ Right Click

This will show you how to add or remove having to press Shift and right clicking on a folder or drive to use the Open Command Window Here context menu item in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 21 Views: 62,350 Last Activity 17 May 2016
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Thumbnail Cache - Enable or Disable
Thumbnail Cache - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable the Thumbnail Cache in Windows

This will show you how to enable or disable thumbnail views from being cached in thumbs_*.db files, and force Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 to load the thumbnail picture views each time you reopen a folder.
Author: Brink Comments: 25 Views: 293,148 Last Activity 16 May 2016
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Folder View - Apply to Folders
Folder View - Apply to Folders
How to "Apply to Folders" a Specific Folder View to All Folders with the Same Folder Template in Windows 7

This will show you how to Apply to Folders a specific folder's folder view to all folders that have been optimized with the same folder template as it in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 30 Views: 197,710 Last Activity 12 May 2016
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