| || | Thumbnail Cache - Clear and Reset
How to Clear and Reset the Thumbnail Cache in Windows
This tutorial will show you how you to clear and reset the thumbnail cache to force Windows to reload the thumbnail picture views into the cache again as needed as you open folders.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 31 ||Views: 219,798 ||Last Activity
30 Aug 2014 |
| || | Startup Repair
How to Run a Startup Repair in Windows 7
This will show you how to run Startup Repair to allow it to scan your Windows 7 computer for a startup problem and try to fix it so your computer can start correctly.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 153 ||Views: 2,219,274 ||Last Activity
29 Aug 2014 |
| || | ReadyBoost - Setup and Use
How to Setup and Use ReadyBoost in Windows 7
This will show you how to setup and use ReadyBoost in Windows 7 with USB flash drives and flash memory cards to help speed up your computer.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 100 ||Views: 149,734 ||Last Activity
29 Aug 2014 |
| || | Icon Cache - Rebuild
How to Rebuild the Icon Cache in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8
If one or more of your icons are not displaying correctly, or that your icon cache is corrupted, then you might consider rebuilding the icon cache to reset and reload the icon images into the icon cache in Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 224 ||Views: 1,145,619 ||Last Activity
27 Aug 2014 |
| || | Gathering a Startup, Shutdown, Sleep, Hibernate, or Reboot Trace
Getting Traces to Troubleshoot Performance Issues
Microsoft has created a toolset called the Windows Performance Toolkit, or WPT, to help developers and users visualize and troubleshoot performance issues. One of the tools in this toolset is specifically designed to assist with capturing traces of boot, shutdown, or reboot cycles, and can provide...
|Author: cluberti ||Comments: 95 ||Views: 161,095 ||Last Activity
26 Aug 2014 |
| || | Microsoft Fix it - Portable
How to Create a Portable Microsoft Fix it
This tutorial will show you how to download and create a portable version of the online Microsoft Fix it.
|Author: Slartybart ||Comments: 7 ||Views: 12,334 ||Last Activity
24 Aug 2014 |
| || | Cipher Command - Overwrite Deleted Data in Windows
How to Overwrite Deleted Data using the "Cipher" Command in Windows
This tutorial will show you how to securely wipe or overwrite deleted data on any partition or disk using the inbuilt cipher command in Windows.
|Author: Golden ||Comments: 4 ||Views: 31,264 ||Last Activity
14 Aug 2014 |
| || | Time Zones - Restore Missing Default Time Zones
How to Restore Missing Default Time Zones in Windows 7
This will show you how to restore the default times zones in Windows 7 for when the Change time zone button does not work or you have missing time zones when trying to change the time zone.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 16 ||Views: 16,309 ||Last Activity
24 Jul 2014 |
| || | Reliability Monitor - Reset
How to Reset Reliability Monitor in Windows 7 and Windows 8
If you have fixed the errors or just want to clear the reported data in Reliabilty Monitor, then this will show you how to reset the Reliability Monitor back to a clean default state in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 80 ||Views: 59,509 ||Last Activity
17 Jul 2014 |
| || | Memory Diagnostics Tool
How to Run the Memory Diagnostics Tool in Windows 7
This will show you how to run the Windows Memory Diagnostic Tool to test the RAM on your computer for errors in Windows 7.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 45 ||Views: 749,245 ||Last Activity
13 Jul 2014 |
| || | Disk Check
How to Run Disk Check in Windows 7
This will show you how to run Check Disk or chkdsk in Windows 7 to check a selected hard disk for file system errors and bad sectors on it.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 122 ||Views: 1,135,959 ||Last Activity
08 Jul 2014 |
| || | Clean Up Factory Bloatware
How to reduce the drag on Windows 7 by today's pre-installed bloatware and duplicate factory utilities which have better versions built into the OS. These steps will help turn off Startup freeloaders and safely uninstall unwanted programs while testing that System file integrity is not compromised.
|Author: gregrocker ||Comments: 53 ||Views: 210,852 ||Last Activity
26 Jun 2014 |
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|Author: Flavius ||Comments: 56 ||Views: 205,767 ||Last Activity
24 Jun 2014 |
| || | Print Spooler Queue - Clear and Reset
How to Clear and Reset the Print Spooler Queue in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8
This tutorial will show you how to clear and reset the print spooler queue in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 36 ||Views: 520,453 ||Last Activity
09 Jun 2014 |
| || | Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
How to Configure Windows to Create a Dump File for when you get a Blue Screen of Death
This will show you how to create either a Kernel memory dump, Small memory dump (minidump), Complete memory dump, or no memory dump file when you get a BSOD in Windows.
|Author: Brink ||Comments: 49 ||Views: 202,404 ||Last Activity
07 Jun 2014 |
| || | Event Viewer: Clear All Events
How to Clear all Event Logs in Event Viewer using Windows PowerShell
This tutorial will show you how to quickly clear all event logs in Event Viewer with a one line PowerShell script.
|Author: Slartybart ||Comments: 8 ||Views: 13,246 ||Last Activity
28 May 2014 |
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|Author: Brink ||Comments: 0 ||Views: 2,025 ||Last Activity
27 May 2014 |