Windows 7 Forums


# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Network and Internet Tutorials File and Folder Settings Tutorials Taskbar and Start Menu Tutorials Performance and Maintenance Tutorials General Tips Tutorials Programs and Features Tutorials Context Menu Shortcut Tutorials Security and System Tools Tutorials Parental Controls Tutorials User Account Tutorials Hardware and Drivers Tutorials Appearance and Personalization Tutorials Backup and Restore Tutorials Music, Photo, Video and Media Tutorials Power Management Tutorials Windows 7 Tutorial Categories

Loading
Post New Thread
Threads in Forum : Tutorials Forum Tools Search this Forum
Hosts File : Use in Windows 7 / Vista
Hosts File : Use in Windows 7 / Vista
How to Access and Use the Hosts File in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will give you the basics of how to use the Windows Hosts File.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 34 Views: 113,030 Last Activity 04 Aug 2016
by UsernameIssues Go to last post
 
Account Lockout Duration for Locked Out User Accounts
Account Lockout Duration for Locked Out User Accounts
How to Set Account Lockout Duration for Locked Out User Accounts

This tutorial will show you how to set how many minutes you want for the account lockout duration period in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 130,143 Last Activity 03 Aug 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Speech Recognition - Language Configuration is Not Supported Error Fix
Speech Recognition - Language Configuration is Not Supported Error Fix
How to Fix the Speech Recognition "Language Configuration is Not Supported" Error

This will show you how to fix the Speech Recognition could not start because the language configuration is not supported. error in Vista and Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 9 Views: 42,308 Last Activity 02 Aug 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Open File Security Warning - Enable or Disable
Open File Security Warning - Enable or Disable
How to Disable the "Open File Security Warning" in Windows

This will show you how to enable or disable XP, Vista, or Windows 7 prompting you with the Open File Security Warning when you open or run a downloaded or copied file from the internet or another computer on your computer.
Author: Brink Comments: 50 Views: 504,495 Last Activity 27 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item
Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item
How to Open Items with a Single-Click or Double-Click in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to open files and folders with either a single click or double click in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 398,523 Last Activity 27 Jul 2016
by olelundan Go to last post
 
Built-in Administrator Account - Change Name
Built-in Administrator Account - Change Name
How to Rename the Built-in Elevated "Administrator" Account in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to rename the built-in "Administrator" account name to any name you would like instead to be displayed on the Welcome screen, log on screen, Start menu, and C:\Users\Administrator folder in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 60 Views: 380,958 Last Activity 26 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Elevated Program Shortcut - Create for Standard User
Elevated Program Shortcut - Create for Standard User
How to Create an Elevated Program Shortcut Any User is able to Run in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to create an elevated program shortcut that allows any user to run as administrator without being prompted by UAC in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 212 Views: 426,163 Last Activity 25 Jul 2016
by naeco Go to last post
 
Windows 10 - Test & Try with No Risk, No Install
Windows 10 - Test & Try with No Risk, No Install
How to test Windows 10 on your real hardware using a pre-installed VHD and Native Boot

This tutorial will show how you can download a pre-installed free 90 day trial Windows 10 Virtual Hard Disk and use it in Native / Dual boot to test Windows 10. No installation, virtualization, no risk. Simply delete the VHD when done.
Author: Kari Comments: 7 Views: 6,263 Last Activity 25 Jul 2016
by ThrashZone Go to last post
 
Microsoft Outlook Desktop Shortcut - Create
Microsoft Outlook Desktop Shortcut - Create
How to Create a Special Outlook Desktop (Office XP style) Shortcut

This tutorial will allow you to create a shortcut on the desktop that will open Outlook. If right-clicked, it will have similar functionality as the Mail item in Control Panel. It will not have the shortcut overlay, instead it will look like the Recycle Byn or Computer icon.
Author: Teerex Comments: 30 Views: 58,914 Last Activity 23 Jul 2016
by Teerex Go to last post
 
Video Card - Stress Test with Furmark
Video Card - Stress Test with Furmark
How to Stress Test a Video Card with Furmark

Furmark is a useful program for video card overclockers and those suffering from suspected video card problems.
Author: Jonathan_King Comments: 57 Views: 246,173 Last Activity 23 Jul 2016
by BagelAnne Go to last post
 
New Registry File - Add to Context Menu
New Registry File - Add to Context Menu
How to Add "New Registry File" to the Context Menu in Windows

This will show you how to add Registration Entries to the right click "New" context menu to make creating a new REG file easier for all users in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 24,182 Last Activity 20 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
New VBScript File - Add to Context Menu
New VBScript File - Add to Context Menu
How to Add "New VBScript File" to the Context Menu in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to add VBScript Script File to the right click "New" context menu to make creating a new VBS file easier for all users in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 2 Views: 18,964 Last Activity 20 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Ease of Access Center - Add or Remove from Logon Screen
Ease of Access Center - Add or Remove from Logon Screen
How to Add or Remove "Ease of Access Center" from Windows 7 Log On Screen

This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the Ease of Access Center button from the Windows 7 log on screen.
Author: kookster Comments: 29 Views: 163,655 Last Activity 20 Jul 2016
by SnakeFist Go to last post
 
Device Installation Settings
Device Installation Settings
How to Change Device Driver and Information Installation Settings in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to allow or change how Windows is to automatically or not download recommended drivers and detailed information and icons for your devices through Windows Update.
Author: Brink Comments: 28 Views: 254,281 Last Activity 18 Jul 2016
by GuccizBud Go to last post
 
CTRL+ALT+DEL Screen - Add or Remove Change Password
CTRL+ALT+DEL Screen - Add or Remove Change Password
How to Add or Remove "Change Password" from the CTRL+ALT+DEL Screen

This will show you how to add or remove the Change a password option in the Windows 7 CTRL+ALT+DELETE screen for specific or all users on the computer.
Author: Brink Comments: 13 Views: 136,531 Last Activity 18 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Shut Down - View Details of Last Shutdown of Computer
Shut Down - View Details of Last Shutdown of Computer
How to View Previous Shutdown and Restart Details in Windows

This will show you how to view the date, time, and user details of all shutdown (power off) computer events in Event Viewer in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 33 Views: 365,020 Last Activity 10 Jul 2016
by AlterMind Go to last post
 
Write-Caching - Enable or Disable
Write-Caching - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Write-Caching for a Storage Device in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to enable write caching to have better performace for a storage device, or disable write caching for quick removal of a storage device without having to use Safely Remove Hardware.
Author: Brink Comments: 97 Views: 570,690 Last Activity 09 Jul 2016
by LMiller7 Go to last post
 
Featured Tutorial

Command Prompt - Restore Default Personalization Settings
Command Prompt - Restore Default Personalization Settings

How to Restore Command Prompt / Windows PowerShell Default Personalization Settings

Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation - Enable or Disable in Windows 7 & 8
Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation - Enable or Disable in Windows 7 & 8

How to Enable or Disable Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation in Windows 7 and Windows 8

NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post
NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post

How to View the NTFS Permissions of a File or Folder in Windows

Shortcut - Create with Relative Path
Shortcut - Create with Relative Path

How to Create a Shortcut with a Relative Path

5 most read tutorials

Latest 5 tutorials


Post New Thread

Forum Tools Search this Forum
Search this Forum :

Advanced Search

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 18:48.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App