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Thumbnails - Enable or Disable - Add to Context Menu
Thumbnails - Enable or Disable - Add to Context Menu
Add "Enable/Disable Thumbnails" to Context Menu in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to add or remove Enable/Disable Thumbnails to the desktop, library, and folder window context menu for users to be able to toggle their explorer thumbnail previews on or off with a single click in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 12 Views: 30,535 Last Activity 09 Oct 2015
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System Icons - Enable or Disable
System Icons - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable System Icons on Taskbar in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to enable or disable the Notification Area System Icons for all user accounts on the computer. These are the Clock, Volume, Network, Action Center, and Power (battery) icons at the bottom right corner of the taskbar. When disabled, these are grayed out in System Icons.
Author: Brink Comments: 53 Views: 626,242 Last Activity 04 Oct 2015
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Password Expiration - Change MAX and MIN Password Age
Password Expiration - Change MAX and MIN Password Age
How to Change Maximum and Minimum Password Age in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change the maximum and minimum password age in days the password for all users can be used before it expires and must be changed by the user.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 87,407 Last Activity 02 Oct 2015
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Partition or Volume - Shrink
Partition or Volume - Shrink
How to Shrink a Partition or Volume in Windows 7

This will show you how to shrink an existing partition or volume using Disk Management or Diskpart in Windows 7 to create unallocated disk space, from which you can create a new partition or volume with.
Author: Brink Comments: 204 Views: 667,908 Last Activity 01 Oct 2015
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Gathering a Startup, Shutdown, Sleep, Hibernate, or Reboot Trace
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... Read more
Author: cluberti Comments: 96 Views: 208,489 Last Activity 30 Sep 2015
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Install Windows on MSATA (SSD) Drive
Install Windows on MSATA (SSD) Drive
How to Clean Install Windows on a MSATA (SSD) Drive

This tutorial would be applicable for any system shipped with a MSATA drive as a cache device using Intel Smart Response Technology (ISRT). This tutorial will show you how to install Windows 7 or Windows 8 on the MSATA drive instead.
Author: SandeepP Comments: 13 Views: 74,367 Last Activity 29 Sep 2015
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Virtual Machine - Speed Up Performance
Virtual Machine - Speed Up Performance
How to Troubleshoot Slow Performance of a Virtual Machine

This tutorial will show steps you can try when struggling with slow performance issues in your virtual machines.
Author: andrew129260 Comments: 2 Views: 49,866 Last Activity 26 Sep 2015
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Task Manager - Create Elevated Shortcut
Task Manager - Create Elevated Shortcut
How to Create an Elevated Task Manager Shortcut in Windows 7

This will show you how to create a elevated Task Manager shortcut that will run as an administrator in Windows 7 when opened. It will open as if you clicked Show processes from all users in the default Task Manager.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 114,308 Last Activity 25 Sep 2015
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Group Policy - Apply to a Specific User or Group
Group Policy - Apply to a Specific User or Group
How to Apply Local Group Policies to Specific User or Group in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to apply local group policies to only a specific user or group instead of all users in Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10.
Author: Brink Comments: 34 Views: 367,625 Last Activity 24 Sep 2015
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Data Partition
Data Partition

This video tutorial explains how to create or delete a partition and how to tell the system to move the user data folders into that partition. It applies to Windows 7 and Vista.
Author: whs Comments: 25 Views: 47,925 Last Activity 19 Sep 2015
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SSD Alignment
SSD Alignment

Problem description The traditional rotating disks are divided into physical sectors. The Windows operating systems and their components operate according to this sector logic. Despite the fact that SSDs store the data in a completely different way, they are still being treated with... Read more
Author: whs Comments: 133 Views: 370,315 Last Activity 18 Sep 2015
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Lock Computer and Turn Off Monitor - Add to Desktop Context Menu
Lock Computer and Turn Off Monitor - Add to Desktop Context Menu
How to Add "Lock Computer and Turn Off Monitor" to the Context Menu in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to add Lock Computer and Turn Off Monitor to the desktop context menu in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 16 Views: 52,070 Last Activity 17 Sep 2015
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Log On with User Name and Password
Log On with User Name and Password
How to Make Windows 7 Require a User Name and Password in Log On Screen

This will show you how to make Windows 7 require all users to type in their user name and password in the Windows log on screen instead of only selecting their user icon and entering their password. This is like the old classic Windows log on screen.
Author: Brink Comments: 93 Views: 439,142 Last Activity 16 Sep 2015
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Windows 7 Installation Failure - Overcome
Windows 7 Installation Failure - Overcome
How to Overcome most Windows 7 Installation Failures

These steps cover most of the current installation failures encountered. They do not cover hardware issues which can be tested separately.
Author: gregrocker Comments: 47 Views: 131,929 Last Activity 15 Sep 2015
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Partition or Volume - Delete
Partition or Volume - Delete
How to Delete a Partition or Volume in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to delete a partition or volume on a hard disk using Disk Management or Diskpart in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 159 Views: 766,616 Last Activity 14 Sep 2015
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Windows Update - Download Standalone MSU Installer File
Windows Update - Download Standalone MSU Installer File
How to Download the Standalone MSU Installer File of a Windows Update

This will show you how to download the standalone MSU installer file for any Windows Update in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 23 Views: 292,139 Last Activity 14 Sep 2015
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Windows Update Error 80246008 in Windows 7 - Fix
Windows Update Error 80246008 in Windows 7 - Fix

This will show you how to fix Windows Update Error 80246008 in Windows 7
Author: Flavius Comments: 65 Views: 276,020 Last Activity 13 Sep 2015
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