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Dual Boot - Delete a OS
Dual Boot - Delete a OS
How to Properly Delete a OS in a Dual Boot

Deleting a double booted OS may seem simple - you just delete the partition with the OS you want to get rid of and you are done. Well, it is not that easy. With said approach you may get yourself into a lot of trouble. This tutorial describes a safe way how to properly delete a double booted OS.
Author: whs Comments: 130 Views: 474,590 Last Activity 09 Aug 2018
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SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
How to Physically Install a SSD and Transfer the Operating System

This tutorial will show you how to install a SSD, and how to transfer the current operating system to the SSD.
Author: whs Comments: 884 Views: 1,130,959 Last Activity 07 Aug 2018
by Lady Fitzgerald Go to last post
 
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: 351 Views: 1,756,591 Last Activity 05 Aug 2018
by Brink Go to last post
 
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: 148 Views: 296,102 Last Activity 25 Jul 2018
by WyattWhiteEagle Go to last post
 
Secure Erase / Wipe : Definition and Methods
Secure Erase / Wipe : Definition and Methods
What is a Secure Erase / Wipe and How To Do One

This gives a definition of what a Wipe / Secure Erase is and how to do one to a Hard Disk Drive / Solid State Drive to over-write all existing data so it cannot be recovered using any method.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 36 Views: 98,693 Last Activity 23 Jul 2018
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Optimize Windows 7
Optimize Windows 7
How to Speed Up the Performance of Windows 7

This is a list of suggestions that will help show you how to speed up and improve the performance of Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 139 Views: 892,362 Last Activity 17 Jul 2018
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Write-Caching - Enable or Disable
Write-Caching - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Write-Caching for a Storage Device in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to enable write caching to have better performace for a storage device, or disable write caching for quick removal of a storage device without having to use Safely Remove Hardware.
Author: Brink Comments: 104 Views: 617,285 Last Activity 17 Jul 2018
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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: 546 Views: 2,934,391 Last Activity 16 Jul 2018
by jcflores Go to last post
 
Restart Time
Restart Time
How to See What Your Windows Restart Time is

This will show you how to see how long in seconds it takes your Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 PC to restart back to the desktop.
Author: Brink Comments: 107 Views: 271,347 Last Activity 14 Jul 2018
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Convert a Basic Disk to a Dynamic Disk
Convert a Basic Disk to a Dynamic Disk
How to Convert a Basic Disk to a Dynamic Disk

A disk is a separate physical hard drive. This will show you how to convert a basic disk to a dynamic disk in Windows Disk Manager or in a command prompt without losing anything on the disk. By default Windows uses Basic disks.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 282,898 Last Activity 08 Jul 2018
by mjf Go to last post
 
Startup Repair
Startup Repair
How to Run a Startup Repair in Windows 7

This will show you how to run Startup Repair to allow it to scan your Windows 7 computer for a startup problem and try to fix it so your computer can start correctly.
Author: Brink Comments: 165 Views: 2,862,555 Last Activity 02 Jul 2018
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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: 72 Views: 994,300 Last Activity 01 Jul 2018
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Mouse Hover Makes Window Active - Enable
Mouse Hover Makes Window Active - Enable
How to Activate a Window by Hovering Over it with the Mouse Pointer

This will allow you to Activate a window by hovering over it with the mouse pointer for a second to make it easier to switch between open windows.
Author: gabeforprez Comments: 76 Views: 285,589 Last Activity 29 Jun 2018
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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: 887 Views: 4,054,408 Last Activity 28 Jun 2018
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Local Group Policy - Reset to Default
Local Group Policy - Reset to Default
How to Reset Local Group Policy to Default in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to reset all policy objects in the Local Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc), including any custom GPOs, back to default in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 22 Views: 462,209 Last Activity 25 Jun 2018
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Drives - Hide or Show Empty Drives in Computer Folder
Drives - Hide or Show Empty Drives in Computer Folder
How to Hide or Show Empty Drives in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to have empty removable drives to show or hide in the Computer or This PC folder in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 14 Views: 194,664 Last Activity 09 Jun 2018
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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: 78 Views: 633,682 Last Activity 05 Jun 2018
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