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Explorer - Add "Restart Explorer" to Desktop Context Menu
Explorer - Add "Restart Explorer" to Desktop Context Menu
How to Add "Restart Explorer" to Desktop Context Menu in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to add Restart Explorer to the desktop context menu in Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8. When used by any user, it will automatically kill the explorer.exe process, and restart the explorer.exe process when you are ready to.
Author: Brink Comments: 6 Views: 85,103 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
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Compatibility Mode
Compatibility Mode
How to Run a Program in Compatibility Mode in Windows 7

Compatibility mode allows a older program written for an earlier versions of Windows to possibly run in Windows 7. You can also use Compatibility mode to always have a program to Run as an administrator.
Author: Brink Comments: 140 Views: 2,385,311 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
by RoasterMen Go to last post
 
Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
How to Configure Windows to Create a Dump File for when you get a Blue Screen of Death

This will show you how to create either a Kernel memory dump, Small memory dump (minidump), Complete memory dump, or no memory dump file when you get a BSOD in Windows.
Author: Brink Comments: 62 Views: 300,527 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
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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: 28 Views: 319,401 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
by schmibble Go to last post
 
Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap
Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap
Paragon P2P Adjust OS - Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap

Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap, or bootable after swapping harddisk to new machine. Software described Paragon P2P Adjust OS
Author: Kaktussoft Comments: 194 Views: 243,372 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
by Sevendaez Go to last post
 
Peppermint Live CD/DVD/USB - Create for Emergency Backup
Peppermint Live CD/DVD/USB - Create for Emergency Backup
Create Live Peppermint CD/DVD/USB to Backup Data when Windows 7 Will Not Boot

This tutorial will show you how to easily and quickly access your data files with Peppermint5 for copying to an external USB drive if you are having significant trouble booting into a troublesome Windows 7 installation.
Author: Golden Comments: 107 Views: 80,979 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
by myem Go to last post
 
Take Ownership Shortcut
Take Ownership Shortcut
Add "Take Ownership" to Context Menu of Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows

This will show you how to add Take Ownership to the context menu of all files, folders, and drives to be able to quickly take ownership and full access permission of it in Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 377 Views: 1,601,026 Last Activity 13 Oct 2017
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UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with
UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with
How to Install Windows 7 Using "Unified Extensible Firmware Interface" (UEFI)

This tutorial provides information on how an installation of Windows 7 would work using Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI).
Author: arkhi Comments: 349 Views: 1,643,263 Last Activity 11 Oct 2017
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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: 50,757 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: 144,323 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: 3,479,472 Last Activity 03 Oct 2017
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Windows Mail
Windows Mail
How to Reinstate Windows Mail in Windows 7

This will show you how to reinstate and enable Windows Mail into Windows 7 to be able to use it in Windows 7.
Author: endeavor Comments: 1,785 Views: 1,242,192 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: 155,008 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: 189,571 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: 611,264 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: 1,360,555 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: 633,068 Last Activity 30 Sep 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

Take Ownership Shortcut
Take Ownership Shortcut

Add "Take Ownership" to Context Menu of Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows

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

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

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How to Reinstate Windows Mail in Windows 7

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