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Icon Cache Size - Change in Windows
Icon Cache Size - Change in Windows
How to Change the Icon Cache Size in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to change the maximum size of the icon cache (iconcache.db) file to be more or less than it's default 500KB size for all users in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 28 Views: 63,388 Last Activity 05 Apr 2019
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System Info - See Your System Specs
System Info - See Your System Specs
How to See Your System Specs with "System Info"

System Info is a free Seven Forums program let's you easily see all of your system information, and has an option to make fillling out your system specs here at Seven Forums easier to do.
Author: Brink Comments: 150 Views: 307,455 Last Activity 04 Apr 2019
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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: 554 Views: 3,020,443 Last Activity 03 Apr 2019
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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: 109 Views: 466,829 Last Activity 01 Apr 2019
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MKLINK  Create and Use Links in Windows
MKLINK Create and Use Links in Windows
How to Create and Use Links with MKLINK in Windows

This tutorial will tell you how to create and use links using MKLINK to redirect system queries made to a local or network storage location to another location.
Author: Kari Comments: 153 Views: 737,683 Last Activity 01 Apr 2019
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SSD - Fix Misalignment
SSD - Fix Misalignment

If the alignment of your SSD is not divisible by 4, you will suffer a noticeable performance degradation. On an SSD with an installed OS, this situation is not easily corrected.
Author: whs Comments: 43 Views: 61,944 Last Activity 30 Mar 2019
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Log On Automatically at Startup
Log On Automatically at Startup
How to Automatically Log On a User Account at Windows 7 Startup

This will show you how to select or change a user account to have Windows 7 automatically log on to at startup.
Author: Brink Comments: 141 Views: 1,093,544 Last Activity 26 Mar 2019
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Partition or Volume - Delete
Partition or Volume - Delete
How to Delete a Partition or Volume in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to delete a partition or volume on a hard disk using Disk Management or Diskpart in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 166 Views: 863,565 Last Activity 25 Mar 2019
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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: 57 Views: 225,970 Last Activity 23 Mar 2019
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Removable Media Shortcuts
Removable Media Shortcuts
How To Place Removable Media Shortcuts in Windows 7

This tutorial shows you how to install a program that places shortcuts for removable media (CDs, DVDs, USB drives) that appear when they are inserted, and removed when they are.
Author: Lordbob75 Comments: 2 Views: 9,396 Last Activity 20 Mar 2019
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Services - Restore Default Services in Windows 7
Services - Restore Default Services in Windows 7
How to Restore Default Services in Windows 7

This tutorial provides you with registry downloads that will completely restore any of the default services and their settings you want in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 115 Views: 473,585 Last Activity 18 Mar 2019
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Compatibility Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
Compatibility Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
How to Add or Remove "Compatibility" Tab in Properties Page in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to add or remove the Compatibility tab when users right click or press and hold on a program's shortcut (LNK), .EXE, BAT, CMD, or MSI file and click/tap on Properties in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 72,412 Last Activity 21 Feb 2019
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Games Explorer Folder - Restore Default Games
Games Explorer Folder - Restore Default Games
How to Restore the Default Games in Windows 7 Games Explorer Folder

This will show you how to restore the default Windows 7 More Games, Chess Titans, FreeCell, Hearts, Internet Backgammon, Internet Checkers, Internet Spades, Mahjong Titans, Minesweep, Purple Place, Solitaire, and Spider Solitaire games in the Games folder.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 260,288 Last Activity 12 Feb 2019
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Thumbnail Cache - Clear and Reset
Thumbnail Cache - Clear and Reset
How to Clear and Reset Thumbnail Cache in Windows

This tutorial will show you how you to clear and reset the thumbnail cache to force Windows to reload the thumbnail picture views into the cache again as needed as you open folders.
Author: Brink Comments: 51 Views: 446,885 Last Activity 31 Jan 2019
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Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups
Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups
How to Allow or Deny Permissions to Users and Groups

This will show you how to allow or deny users and groups access permissions and add or remove inheritable permissions to either a file, folder, drive, or registry key objects in Windows 7 or Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 45 Views: 386,616 Last Activity 29 Jan 2019
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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: 18 Views: 377,053 Last Activity 28 Jan 2019
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MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
How to Restore the Windows 7 MBR (Master Boot Record)

This tutorial will show you how to use your 7 DVD and BOOTSECT.EXE to restore the "bootsector code" of the MBR "Master Boot Record" and allow you to begin booting to Windows 7 again.
Author: iseeuu Comments: 359 Views: 2,228,899 Last Activity 27 Jan 2019
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