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Account Lockout - Reset Invalid Logon Counter
Account Lockout - Reset Invalid Logon Counter
How to Set the Reset Account Lockout Counter After Setting

This security setting determines the number of minutes that must elapse after a invalid logon attempt before the invalid logon attempt counter is reset back to 0 invalid logon attempts. This will show you how to set how many minutes you want.
Author: Brink Comments: 4 Views: 35,644 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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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: 533 Views: 2,656,432 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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Password Reset
Password Reset
Reset your Windows Password in Regedit at Boot

This will show you a way to reset your user password if you ever get locked out of your Windows account for any reason.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 105 Views: 413,390 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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Default File Type Associations - Restore
Default File Type Associations - Restore
Restore Default Windows 7 File Extension Type Associations

This will allow you to restore the default registry entries and program associations for the Windows 7 file extension type of your choice.
Author: Brink Comments: 879 Views: 3,830,157 Last Activity 2 Weeks Ago
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User Account Password - Remove
User Account Password - Remove
How to Remove the Password for Your or Another User Account in Windows 7

This will show you how to remove the password for either your user account, or for another user account through the Control Panel in Windows 7 and Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 3 Views: 126,909 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Context Menu - Add Copy To Folder and Move To Folder
Context Menu - Add Copy To Folder and Move To Folder
How to Add "COPY TO FOLDER" and "MOVE TO FOLDER" to Context Menu in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to add or remove Copy To Folder and Move to Folder to the context menu for all users in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 101 Views: 373,769 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
How to Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker

The "sfc /scannow" command (System File Checker) scans the integrity of all protected Windows 7 system files and replaces incorrect corrupted, changed/modified, or damaged versions with the correct versions if possible.
Author: Brink Comments: 941 Views: 4,716,367 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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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: 370 Views: 2,437,168 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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BitLocker Drive Encryption - Unlock a Locked Data or Removable Drive
BitLocker Drive Encryption - Unlock a Locked Data or Removable Drive
How to Unlock a Data or Removable Drive Locked by BitLocker Drive Encryption

This will show you how to unlock a internal data drive or a removable drive (ex: USB flash drive or external) that was locked by BitLocker Drive Encryption in Windows 7, and now cannot be accessed.
Author: Brink Comments: 62 Views: 326,230 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Linux - Install on Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox
Linux - Install on Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox
How to Install Ubuntu Linux on a Windows 7 Virtual Machine using VirtualBox - a complete walkthrough

In this tutorial we are going to install one of the most popular Linux distros on a VirtualBox virtual machine. It's easy, takes only half an hour, and afterwards you have a complete new operating system installed and running directly on your Windows 7 desktop.
Author: Kari Comments: 74 Views: 266,932 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Dual Boot - Windows 7 and Linux
Dual Boot - Windows 7 and Linux
How to Correctly Setup a Dual Boot with Windows 7 and LinuxMint13

This tutorial will show you how to easily, and correctly, setup a dual-boot with Windows 7 and LinuxMint13 from a single physical hard disk.
Author: Golden Comments: 69 Views: 86,564 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Imaging with free Macrium
Imaging with free Macrium

This tutorial shows the complete imaging and recovery cycle using free Macrium as the example.
Author: whs Comments: 1,750 Views: 633,076 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Thumbnail Cache - Enable or Disable
Thumbnail Cache - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable the Thumbnail Cache in Windows

This will show you how to enable or disable thumbnail views from being cached in thumbs_*.db files, and force Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 to load the thumbnail picture views each time you reopen a folder.
Author: Brink Comments: 28 Views: 311,860 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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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: 70 Views: 2,635,648 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Libraries Desktop Icon - Add or Remove
Libraries Desktop Icon - Add or Remove
How to Add or Remove the Libraries Desktop Icon in Windows 7

This will show you how to add or remove the default Libraries desktop icon in Windows 7. This is not like a standard shortcut.
Author: Brink Comments: 55 Views: 189,271 Last Activity 3 Weeks Ago
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Hibernate - Change Size of hiberfil.sys File
Hibernate - Change Size of hiberfil.sys File
How to Change the Size of the hiberfil.sys File in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to change the size of the hiberfil.sys file to what percentage you want it to be in Windows.
Author: Brink Comments: 2 Views: 131,743 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
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Log On Screen - Change
Log On Screen - Change
How to Change Log On Screen Background in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the default Windows 7 log on screen background to a custom image of your choice. The log on screen consists of the Welcome, Ctrl+Alt+Del, Shutdown, Lock Computer, Switch User, Log On, and Log Off screens.
Author: Brink Comments: 381 Views: 1,486,266 Last Activity 4 Weeks Ago
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