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Window Color and Appearance - Change
Window Color and Appearance - Change
How to Change the Window Color and Appearance in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the Window Color and Appearance settings for how windows, the Start Menu, and the taskbar are displayed in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 65 Views: 554,139 Last Activity 19 Jun 2016
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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: 853 Views: 1,226,057 Last Activity 11 Jun 2016
by Jambox Go to last post
 
Disk Defragmenter Schedule- Turn On or Off
Disk Defragmenter Schedule- Turn On or Off
How to Turn the Windows 7 Disk Defragmenter Schedule On or Off

This will show you how to turn the Disk Defragmenter schedule on or off to allow it to run automatically in Windows 7 or not.
Author: Brink Comments: 31 Views: 255,714 Last Activity 09 Jun 2016
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Previous Versions - Hide or Show from File Shares
Previous Versions - Hide or Show from File Shares
How to Hide or Show Previous Versions of Files from File Shares

This will show you how to hide or show Previous Versions of files that come from on-disk restore points on file shares for all users in Windows 7 and Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 6 Views: 14,125 Last Activity 08 Jun 2016
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Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup
Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup
How to Install and Setup Windows XP Mode in Windows 7

Windows XP Mode for Windows 7 makes it easy to install and run your applications for Windows XP 32-bit directly from your Windows 7 32-bit or 64-bit based PC. It utilizes virtualization technology such as Windows Virtual PC to provide a Virtual Windows XP environment for Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 357 Views: 965,497 Last Activity 06 Jun 2016
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Convert to Windows XP Style
Convert to Windows XP Style
Change Windows 7 to Look and Function like Windows XP again

This tutorial will show you how to change your taskbar, start menu, and theme to look less like Windows 7 and more like Windows XP.
Author: not so gray matter Comments: 8 Views: 179,861 Last Activity 03 Jun 2016
by etmax Go to last post
 
Devices and Printers - Change Device Icons with Custom Icons
Devices and Printers - Change Device Icons with Custom Icons
How to Change Icons in Devices and Printers with Custom Icons

This tutorial will cover how to change the icons in Devices and Printers with a custom icon of your choosing and be device specific, eliminating resource hacking and/or overwriting Windows 7 default icons.
Author: Ageeb Comments: 67 Views: 166,983 Last Activity 03 Jun 2016
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Public Folders - Restore
Public Folders - Restore
How to Restore Public Folders in Windows 7

This will show you how to restore any missing or moved Windows 7 Public folders located at C:\Users\Public.
Author: Brink Comments: 30 Views: 66,143 Last Activity 29 May 2016
by mrk7frm Go to last post
 
Sounds - Change
Sounds - Change
How to Change Event Sound Effects in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to change the sounds applied to events in Windows and Programs as a Sound Theme for your user account in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 27 Views: 307,509 Last Activity 26 May 2016
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Power Button - Start Menu
Power Button - Start Menu
How to Change the Default Windows 7 Start Menu Power Button Action

This will show you how to change the Windows 7 Start Menu power button default action for the current user account or all user accounts to be either Switch User, Log Off, Lock, Restart, Sleep, Hibernate, or Shutdown when clicked on.
Author: Brink Comments: 41 Views: 209,113 Last Activity 25 May 2016
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Indexer Backoff - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
Indexer Backoff - Enable or Disable in Windows 7
How to Enable or Disable Search "Indexer Backoff" in Windows 7

This will show you how to enable or disable the search indexer backoff feature in Windows 7. If enabled (default), backoff logic will be used to throttle back indexing activity when system activity is high.
Author: Brink Comments: 4 Views: 42,367 Last Activity 25 May 2016
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Dual Boot - Delete a OS
Dual Boot - Delete a OS
How to Properly Delete a OS in a Dual Boot

Deleting a double booted OS may seem simple - you just delete the partition with the OS you want to get rid of and you are done. Well, it is not that easy. With said approach you may get yourself into a lot of trouble. This tutorial describes a safe way how to properly delete a double booted OS.
Author: whs Comments: 125 Views: 424,741 Last Activity 23 May 2016
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Jumplist Launcher - Create Custom Jump Lists
Jumplist Launcher - Create Custom Jump Lists
How to Create Custom Jump Lists in Windows 7

I made a little tool which lets you put 60 files, apps and folders in a jump list in custom groups.
Author: Hedge Comments: 45 Views: 85,716 Last Activity 21 May 2016
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Recent Items - Enable or Disable
Recent Items - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Recent Items in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to enable or disable all or specific users on the computer the ability to turn on Recent Items in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 103,276 Last Activity 21 May 2016
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Partition / Extended : Logical Drives
Partition / Extended : Logical Drives
How to Create Extended Partition / Logical Drives Where Needed

This shows the different methods to create an Extended partition wherever you need one so you can create as many Logical drives as there are available drive letters.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 114 Views: 250,945 Last Activity 20 May 2016
by paul1149 Go to last post
 
Quick Launch - Enable or Disable
Quick Launch - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Quick Launch in Windows 7

By default Quick Launch is disabled in Windows 7. This will show you how to enable or disable Quick Launch as a taskbar toolbar using small or large icons in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 364 Views: 2,402,784 Last Activity 20 May 2016
by DjDiabolik Go to last post
 
System Icons - Turn On or Off
System Icons - Turn On or Off
How to Turn System Icons On or Off in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to turn a system icon on the taskbar on or off in Windows 7 and Windows 8. The default system icons are the Clock, Volume, Network, Power, Action Center icon., and Input indicator icons.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 277,900 Last Activity 18 May 2016
by SgtSlats Go to last post
 
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