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Parental Controls - Allow or Block Specific Programs
Parental Controls - Allow or Block Specific Programs
How to Allow or Block Specific Programs in Windows 7 Parental Controls

Using Parental Controls, you can allow or block specific programs from being used on your computer by standard user accounts.
Author: Brink Comments: 6 Views: 55,704 Last Activity 09 Oct 2017
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Windows Media Player 12 - Enable Taskbar Toolbar
Windows Media Player 12 - Enable Taskbar Toolbar
How to Add Windows Media Player Taskbar Toolbar in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to add back the old taskbar toolbar from Windows Media Player 11 to use with Windows Media Player 12 in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 21 Views: 157,065 Last Activity 06 Oct 2017
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Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable
Built-in Administrator Account - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable the Built-in Administrator Account in Windows 7

The built-in Administrator account is an elevated adminstrator account that has full unrestricted access and permission on the computer. This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the built-in elevated Administrator account in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 288 Views: 3,591,253 Last Activity 03 Oct 2017
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Gadgets - Create a Custom Clock Gadget
Gadgets - Create a Custom Clock Gadget
How to Create a Custom Clock Gadget

This tutorial will show you how to create a custom clock gadget.
Author: sergiogarcia9 Comments: 17 Views: 160,985 Last Activity 03 Oct 2017
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Devices - Allow or Prevent to Wake Up Computer
Devices - Allow or Prevent to Wake Up Computer
How to Allow or Prevent Devices to Wake Up Computer

This will show you how to allow or prevent devices installed on your computer to be able to wake up your computer from sleep in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 218,574 Last Activity 01 Oct 2017
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Network Location - Set as Home, Work, or Public Network
Network Location - Set as Home, Work, or Public Network
How to Set the Network Location Type in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the network location type to be either a Home network, Work network (private), or Public network in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 21 Views: 672,448 Last Activity 01 Oct 2017
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Windows 7 Installation - Transfer to a New Computer
Windows 7 Installation - Transfer to a New Computer
How to Transfer your Complete Windows 7 Installation to New Computer

This tutorial shows you how to use Windows 7 native System Preparation tool Sysprep to transfer your complete Windows installation to a new computer, or to be used on your old computer after a major change in hardware. This procedure keeps all your applications and user profiles intact.
Author: Kari Comments: 864 Views: 1,493,274 Last Activity 30 Sep 2017
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User Profiles - Create and Move During Windows 7 Installation
User Profiles - Create and Move During Windows 7 Installation
How to Create User Accounts on another Partition or Disk During Windows 7 Installation

This will show you how to use sysprep in Audit Mode to create user accounts on another partition or disk during the Windows 7 installation.
Author: Kari Comments: 1,121 Views: 701,868 Last Activity 30 Sep 2017
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Account Lockout - Reset Invalid Logon Counter
Account Lockout - Reset Invalid Logon Counter
How to Set the Reset Account Lockout Counter After Setting

This security setting determines the number of minutes that must elapse after a invalid logon attempt before the invalid logon attempt counter is reset back to 0 invalid logon attempts. This will show you how to set how many minutes you want.
Author: Brink Comments: 4 Views: 44,129 Last Activity 29 Sep 2017
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User Account Password - Remove
User Account Password - Remove
How to Remove the Password for Your or Another User Account in Windows 7

This will show you how to remove the password for either your user account, or for another user account through the Control Panel in Windows 7 and Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 3 Views: 140,627 Last Activity 26 Sep 2017
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Context Menu - Add Copy To Folder and Move To Folder
Context Menu - Add Copy To Folder and Move To Folder
How to Add "COPY TO FOLDER" and "MOVE TO FOLDER" to Context Menu in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to add or remove Copy To Folder and Move to Folder to the context menu for all users in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 101 Views: 403,081 Last Activity 26 Sep 2017
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Linux - Install on Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox
Linux - Install on Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox
How to Install Ubuntu Linux on a Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox - a complete walkthrough

In this tutorial we are going to install one of the most popular Linux distros on a VirtualBox virtual machine. It's easy, takes only half an hour, and afterwards you have a complete new operating system installed and running directly on your Windows 7 desktop.
Author: Kari Comments: 74 Views: 280,204 Last Activity 24 Sep 2017
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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: 28 Views: 338,311 Last Activity 22 Sep 2017
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Elevated Command Prompt
Elevated Command Prompt
How to Open an Elevated Command Prompt in Windows 7

This will show you how to open an elevated command prompt with administrator rights (Run as administrator) instead of the default command prompt without administrator rights in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 70 Views: 2,740,786 Last Activity 21 Sep 2017
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Libraries Desktop Icon - Add or Remove
Libraries Desktop Icon - Add or Remove
How to Add or Remove the Libraries Desktop Icon in Windows 7

This will show you how to add or remove the default Libraries desktop icon in Windows 7. This is not like a standard shortcut.
Author: Brink Comments: 55 Views: 207,722 Last Activity 20 Sep 2017
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Hibernate - Change Size of hiberfil.sys File
Hibernate - Change Size of hiberfil.sys File
How to Change the Size of the hiberfil.sys File in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to change the size of the hiberfil.sys file to what percentage you want it to be in Windows.
Author: Brink Comments: 2 Views: 143,000 Last Activity 19 Sep 2017
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Log On Screen - Change
Log On Screen - Change
How to Change Log On Screen Background in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the default Windows 7 log on screen background to a custom image of your choice. The log on screen consists of the Welcome, Ctrl+Alt+Del, Shutdown, Lock Computer, Switch User, Log On, and Log Off screens.
Author: Brink Comments: 381 Views: 1,547,960 Last Activity 17 Sep 2017
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Shortcut Arrow - Change, Remove, or Restore
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