Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Home network control

13 Nov 2009   #1
Beckyj636

Windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 
Home network control

Hello everyone.


I have 4 computers in the home connected through a wired/wireless gateway (router).

I have a combination of xp and windows 7 ultimate.

My main PC in running the Windows 7 Ultimate.

I want to be able to run defragging software and be able to clean the system up from files. Just everyday maintenance is what I need to do of the other computers and I want to do them from the comfort of my room. If there is any software that can help me accomplish this please let me know.

I am goggling it but the software I see doesn't do it.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
13 Nov 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Beckyj636 View Post
Hello everyone.


I have 4 computers in the home connected through a wired/wireless gateway (router).

I have a combination of xp and windows 7 ultimate.

My main PC in running the Windows 7 Ultimate.

I want to be able to run defragging software and be able to clean the system up from files. Just everyday maintenance is what I need to do of the other computers and I want to do them from the comfort of my room. If there is any software that can help me accomplish this please let me know.

I am goggling it but the software I see doesn't do it.
Hi and welcome

Are you trying to defrag just the one local computer? or lookming to defrag all the computers from one place?

Ken J
My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Nov 2009   #3
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

The easiest way is to set up a task to do it automatically each day/week/month/etc. If you want to manually do it, you can remote into each computer and run the software yourself.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Home network control




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Tablet to control WMP 12 Win7 64 bit Home PRemium
Hi, This is probably a little off the beaten path on this forum but figure at least its a place to start. I was given a new ATT Trek II HD tablet and was wondering if there was a way I could use it to control my WMP 12 wireless and be able to control the volume and switch song tracks? I have a...
Music, Pictures & Video
How to control PC over home network?
Not sure if this is possible but here goes: For various reasons I need to have the (desktop) PC in one room and most of the time I will be sitting in my home office at the other end of the house in front of a monitor, mouse, keyboard and other peripherals. That's the theory. Now my question...
Network & Sharing
Multiple Issues Accessing Control Panel & Home Network
Started having problems months ago. I am sole user of my Acer laptop with Windows 7, started getting error messages on all my personal folders and Control Panel, "Cannot access..... you may not have permission to do so" something to that extent. Since I am the only user and have the only...
General Discussion
Can no longer connect to home computer over home network
I have a home desktop computer, and a work laptop. Over the years I've changed laptops and home computers, and have always been able to get network sharing working so I can transfer files between them by using \\<hostname> I've had my current setup for about 6 months now, and have been able to...
Network & Sharing
Home network set but Win 7 says can't join homegroup, no home network
Situation- 5 month old Dell XPS 8500 Win 7 64 bit Pro as main computer connected by Wired Adapter, Upgraded Gateway 5632E also running Win 7 64 bit pro as second connected by Wireless. Both running Kapersky successfully. no network problems for 5 mo. Both were successfully linked using...
Network & Sharing


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:04.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App