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Lock Icon on Files and Folders - Remove in Windows 7
Lock Icon on Files and Folders - Remove in Windows 7
How to Remove the Lock Icon from Files and Folders in Windows 7

This tutorial will show you how to remove or restore the lock icon overlay on files and folders for all users without affecting any sharing settings in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 13 Views: 83,693 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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Boot from a VHD using Windows 7
Boot from a VHD using Windows 7
How to Boot from a VHD using Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to setup Windows 7 or Windows 8 to boot from an existing VHD (Virtual Hard Disk).
Author: dmex Comments: 73 Views: 258,144 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
by pippox0 Go to last post
 
SysKey - Create USB Key to Lock or Unlock Windows
SysKey - Create USB Key to Lock or Unlock Windows
How to Create a USB Startup Key to Lock or Unlock Windows

This tutorial will show you how to use SysKey to be able to create a USB flash key "Startup Key Disk" to lock or unlock Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 with.
Author: Brink Comments: 39 Views: 79,215 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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NEW Context Menu - Edit for Desktop
NEW Context Menu - Edit for Desktop
How to Edit the Desktop "NEW" Context Menu in Windows 7

This tutorial will show you how to customize the "New" context menu on your desktop in Windows 7.
Author: kintomaniac Comments: 38 Views: 92,314 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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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: 575 Views: 3,778,109 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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Batch Files - Create a Menu to Execute Commands
Batch Files - Create a Menu to Execute Commands
How to Use a Batch File to Create a Command Prompt Menu to Execute Commands

This tutorial will show and explain how to create a batch file which when executed will create a command prompt menu from which you can choose to execute programs, copy files and launch commands.
Author: not so gray matter Comments: 13 Views: 289,241 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
by jacky99 Go to last post
 
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: 60 Views: 2,566,791 Last Activity 1 Week Ago
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Undeletable File - Delete
Undeletable File - Delete
Using command prompt to delete files that explorer.exe is locking.

This tutorial shows you how to delete undeletable files. There are times when explorer.exe somehow locks files into place and won't allow them to be deleted. In order to delete them you must close explorer.exe and use a command prompt to delete the file.
Author: not so gray matter Comments: 16 Views: 216,753 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
by RoWin7 Go to last post
 
Open Command Window Here as Administrator
Open Command Window Here as Administrator
Add or Remove "Open Command Window Here as Administrator" to Context Menu

This will show you how to add or remove Open Command Window Here as Administrator to the context menu of a folder, drive, and desktop of all users to open a elevated command prompt with the focus at the folder, drive, or desktop location in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 38 Views: 223,221 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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Time Zones - Restore Missing Default Time Zones
Time Zones - Restore Missing Default Time Zones
How to Restore Missing Default Time Zones in Windows 7

This will show you how to restore the default times zones in Windows 7 for when the Change time zone button does not work or you have missing time zones when trying to change the time zone.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 32,945 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
by Layback Bear Go to last post
 
Windows.old Folder - Delete
Windows.old Folder - Delete
How to Delete the Windows.old Folder in Windows 7

If you performed a custom installation, without formatting the drive for a clean install, and selected to install Windows 7 on the same partition of the previous installation, then this will show you how to delete the Windows.old folder generated during installation.
Author: Brink Comments: 108 Views: 471,100 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
by Struggling7 Go to last post
 
Startup Repair Infinite Loop Recovery
Startup Repair Infinite Loop Recovery
How to Recover from an Infinitely Looping Startup Repair Loop without Reinstalling Windows

If you have a Startup Repair that continously loops and fails to fix the problem of not being able to load windows, even in safe mode, then this will show you how to recover.
Author: Dzomlija Comments: 516 Views: 2,360,034 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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Default Programs Shortcut - Create
Default Programs Shortcut - Create
How to Create a Default Programs Shortcut in Windows 7

This will show you how to create or download a Default Programs 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: 23,398 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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File and Folder Arrangement - Group by - Sort by - Arrange by
File and Folder Arrangement - Group by - Sort by - Arrange by
How to Change the Group by, Sort by, and Arrange by Folder View in Windows 7 Explorer

This will show you how to change and organize the file and folder arrangements in a opened folder using Arrange by, Sort by, or Group by folder views in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 61 Views: 287,880 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
by Anak 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: 369 Views: 1,511,371 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Disk Cleanup : Extended
Disk Cleanup : Extended
How to Use Extended Disk Cleanup in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to use the extended disk cleanup feature in Windows.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 80 Views: 169,256 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Icon Cache - Rebuild
Icon Cache - Rebuild
How to Rebuild the Icon Cache in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

If one or more of your icons are not displaying correctly, or that your icon cache is corrupted, then you might consider rebuilding the icon cache to reset and reload the icon images into the icon cache in Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 278 Views: 1,802,490 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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