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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: 279,517 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: 337,285 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: 2,736,124 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: 207,027 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: 142,431 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: 1,545,798 Last Activity 17 Sep 2017
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Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7 - Fix
Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7 - Fix
How to Fix Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7

If you have gadgets that are displaying on your Windows 7 desktop improperly as black, white, blank, or just messed up, then this will show you how to fix them.
Author: Brink Comments: 114 Views: 493,435 Last Activity 07 Sep 2017
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User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7
User Account - Reset Password in Windows 7
How to Reset the Password of a User Account in Windows 7

This tutorial will help show you how to reset the password of a user account in Windows 7. This can be handy if the password was lost or forgotten to be able to regain access.
Author: Brink Comments: 18 Views: 335,653 Last Activity 05 Sep 2017
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System Protection - Turn On or Off
System Protection - Turn On or Off
How to Turn System Protection On or Off in Windows 7

This will show you how to turn System Protection On or Off for creating System Restore Points for system settings and previous versions of files in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 64 Views: 543,518 Last Activity 29 Aug 2017
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Clean Install Windows 7
Clean Install Windows 7
How to Do a Clean Installation with Windows 7

This will show you how to do a clean installation with Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 578 Views: 4,027,007 Last Activity 24 Aug 2017
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Extract Files from Windows 7 Installation DVD
Extract Files from Windows 7 Installation DVD
How to Extract Files from the Windows 7 Installation DVD

This will show you how to extract original files from the retail Windows 7 installation DVD. You can then use these extracted files to replace missing or corrupted system files in your current Windows 7 installation.
Author: Brink Comments: 124 Views: 586,508 Last Activity 15 Aug 2017
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Hardware and Devices Troubleshoot Shortcut - Create
Hardware and Devices Troubleshoot Shortcut - Create
How to Create a "Hardware and Devices Troubleshoot" Shortcut in Windows 7

This will show you how to create or download a Windows 7 Hardware and Devices Troubleshoot shortcut. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use.
Author: Brink Comments: 2 Views: 20,987 Last Activity 14 Aug 2017
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Upgrade Install with Windows 7
Upgrade Install with Windows 7
How to Do an Inplace Upgrade Installation from Vista to Windows 7

A upgrade installation allows you to keep intact the files, settings, and programs from your current version of Vista SP1 or SP2. This will show you how to do a upgrade installation with a upgrade version of Windows 7 from Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 74 Views: 405,223 Last Activity 09 Aug 2017
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Context Menu Items Missing - Fix when more than 15 Files are Selected
Context Menu Items Missing - Fix when more than 15 Files are Selected
Restore Missing "Open", "Print", and "Edit" Context Menu Items when more than 15 Files are Selected

This will show how to restore the missing Open, Print, and Edit context menu (right click) items for when you have more than 15 files selected in Windows. This will also set how many items that can be selected to Open, Edit, or Print at once.
Author: Brink Comments: 5 Views: 66,081 Last Activity 04 Aug 2017
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Windows Live Mail - Minimize to System Tray in Windows 7
Windows Live Mail - Minimize to System Tray in Windows 7
How to Minimize Windows Live Mail to the System Tray in Windows 7

This will show you how to have Windows Live Mail minimize to the taskbar or system tray in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 25,805 Last Activity 28 Jul 2017
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Hard Drive - Turn Off Hard Disk After Idle or Never
Hard Drive - Turn Off Hard Disk After Idle or Never
How to Turn Off Hard Disk After so many Minutes of being Idle or Never

This will show you how to have your hard disks to be either turned off after however many minutes you set of being idle, or to never be turned off in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 51 Views: 437,743 Last Activity 08 Jul 2017
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Taskbar Thumbnail Live Previews - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
Taskbar Thumbnail Live Previews - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
How to Enable or Disable Taskbar Thumbnail Live Previews in Windows 7

This will show you how to enable or disable having taskbar thumbnail live previews display a Aero Peek of the open window on the desktop when you hover the pointer over a taskbar thumbnail preview of a icon with a open window in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 161,008 Last Activity 05 Jul 2017
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