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Password Expiration - Enable or Disable
Password Expiration - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Password Expiration for a User in Windows 7 and Windows 8

Password expiration allows you to set a maximum password age in days of a user account before it expires and they must change their password. This will show you how to enable or disable password expiration for a user in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 29 Views: 298,668 Last Activity 03 Jul 2016
by dorian mode Go to last post
 
Registry - Backup and Restore
Registry - Backup and Restore
How to Backup and Restore the Registry in Windows 7 and Vista

This will show you a few options on how to export the registry as a .reg file backup, and how to import the .reg file to restore to the registry in Windows 7 and Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 46 Views: 302,636 Last Activity 03 Jul 2016
by avada Go to last post
 
USB Driver - General Fix for Problems
USB Driver - General Fix for Problems
General Fix for USB Driver Problems

This tutorial will show you how to fix USB problems when Windows Seven does not install drivers for a device. Additionally you may get warnings that a driver cannot be found, even if you manually select a driver to install.
Author: pooch Comments: 71 Views: 917,404 Last Activity 03 Jul 2016
by Nsowon Go to last post
 
Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version
Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version
How to Do a Clean Install with an Upgrade Windows 7 Version

This will show you how to do a Clean Install using a retail Upgrade Windows 7 installation disc.
Author: Brink Comments: 538 Views: 2,138,492 Last Activity 01 Jul 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Windows Features - Create Shortcut
Windows Features - Create Shortcut
How to Create a Windows Features Shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to create or download a Windows Features shortcut that opens directly to the Turn Windows features on or off settings. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 22,395 Last Activity 01 Jul 2016
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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: 5 Views: 173,518 Last Activity 28 Jun 2016
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Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable
Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable
How to Disable Auto Arrange in Windows 7 Explorer to have Free Sorting

This will show you how to disable Auto Arrange in Windows 7 to be able to sort your files and folders in any random order and position you like in each opened folder in Windows Explorer without it having to be sorted alphabetically by name.
Author: Brink Comments: 561 Views: 438,229 Last Activity 28 Jun 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
Folder Icon - Change Default Icon
Folder Icon - Change Default Icon
How to Change Windows 7 Default Folder Icons using Resource Hacker

This tutorial will guide you how to change Windows 7 default folder icon to a custom icon of your own.
Author: Arc Comments: 55 Views: 188,832 Last Activity 23 Jun 2016
by WilliamEvans Go to last post
 
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: 13 Views: 300,570 Last Activity 21 Jun 2016
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Microsoft Fix it - Portable
Microsoft Fix it - Portable
How to Create a Portable Microsoft Fix it

This tutorial will show you how to download and create a portable version of the online Microsoft Fix it.
Author: Slartybart Comments: 25 Views: 95,485 Last Activity 21 Jun 2016
by ganjiry Go to last post
 
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: 566,317 Last Activity 19 Jun 2016
by Rookie2 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: 260,049 Last Activity 09 Jun 2016
by mjf Go to last post
 
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: 15,040 Last Activity 08 Jun 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
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: 973,529 Last Activity 06 Jun 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
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: 182,232 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: 173,755 Last Activity 03 Jun 2016
by voja21 Go to last post
 
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: 68,288 Last Activity 29 May 2016
by mrk7frm Go to last post
 
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NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post
NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post

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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

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