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Windows 7: Top 20 Windows 7 Tips

11 Nov 2009   #1
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Top 20 Windows 7 Tips

Top 20 Windows 7 Tips

Here are 20 tricks to tweak Windows 7 into the interface that works best for you.

Preston Gralla, Computerworld
Nov 11, 2009 4:31 pm

Illustration: John Mattos

Just got your hands on Windows 7 and want to bend it to your will? No problem. We've got plenty of tips, hacks and secrets to keep you busy for a long time, including automatically opening Windows Explorer to a folder of your choice, speeding up taskbar thumbnails, finding hidden desktop themes, forcing User Account Control to act the way you'd like, keeping your Explorer searches secret from others, and more.

So check out these tips. If you like them, we'll keep more coming.
Also see the Gallery of the Best Windows 7 Tweaks.
More at: Top 20 Windows 7 Tips - PC World

(But there's even more and better at the following two links here at SF![2]=Performance Maintenance[2]=Performance Maintenance

Can't go wrong there! )

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11 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Thank you!
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12 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate

thanks, helped a bit
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