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SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot
SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot
How to Run the System File Checker in a Command Prompt at Boot

This shows how to start the PC and open a command prompt at boot so the Windows system files can be checked and repaired if possible, if the PC will not start to Windows normally.
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 72 Views: 920,125 Last Activity 18 Aug 2015
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Parental Controls - Setup and Use
Parental Controls - Setup and Use
How to Setup and Use Parental Controls in Windows 7

You can use Parental Controls to help manage how your children on a Standard user account use the computer. For example, you can set time limits on the hours that your children can use the computer, the types of games they can play, and the programs they can run.
Author: Brink Comments: 14 Views: 50,793 Last Activity 17 Aug 2015
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Jump Lists - Change Number of Recent Items to Display
Jump Lists - Change Number of Recent Items to Display
How to Change Number of Recent Items to Display in Jump Lists in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the number of Recent Items to display on the Start menu and taskbar pinned icon Jump Lists in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 6 Views: 84,002 Last Activity 15 Aug 2015
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Bubbles Screen Saver - Change Settings
Bubbles Screen Saver - Change Settings
How to Change the "Bubbles Screen Saver" Settings in Windows 7 and Windows 8

By default the Bubbles screen saver has no settings to set in the Screen Saver Settings window in Windows 7 and Windows 8. However, you can change the Bubbles screen saver settings through the registry instead. This will show you how to.
Author: Brink Comments: 54 Views: 231,922 Last Activity 15 Aug 2015
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SyncToy - Backup User Data
SyncToy - Backup User Data
How to Use SyncToy for Data Backups

This tutorial will show you how to easily use the FREE SyncToy application to backup your important data files.
Author: Golden Comments: 39 Views: 67,352 Last Activity 13 Aug 2015
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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: 11 Views: 82,350 Last Activity 13 Aug 2015
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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: 15 Views: 391,712 Last Activity 13 Aug 2015
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Context Menu - Add Shortcuts with Icons
Context Menu - Add Shortcuts with Icons
How to Add Shortcuts to Context Menu with Icons in Windows 7

This will show you how to add shortcuts with icons to the Windows 7 context menu, and also how to only show a shortcut when shift+right click is pressed.
Author: kintomaniac Comments: 24 Views: 171,975 Last Activity 12 Aug 2015
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User Folders - Change Default Location
User Folders - Change Default Location
How to Change the Default Location of User Folders in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change (move) the default location of your account's C:\Users\(user-name) folders to another location of your choice instead in Windows 7 and Windows 8, and still have access to the user folder from the Start Menu (Windows 7 only) location.
Author: Brink Comments: 303 Views: 1,256,326 Last Activity 12 Aug 2015
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Taskbar Button: Change Color of Orange Flashing Button
Taskbar Button: Change Color of Orange Flashing Button
How to Change the Orange Flashing Taskbar Button Color in Windows 7

This tutorial will show you how to change the orange flashing taskbar button color in Windows 7. You could use it to change to other states also.
Author: Bongo Comments: 7 Views: 20,629 Last Activity 11 Aug 2015
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Taskbar - Pin or Unpin a Folder
Taskbar - Pin or Unpin a Folder
How to Pin or Unpin a Folder to Taskbar in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to pin a folder to the taskbar directly or as a toolbar with a small or large custom icon, and with or without a text name in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 68 Views: 436,304 Last Activity 09 Aug 2015
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"Open File Location" - Add or Remove from Context Menu
"Open File Location" - Add or Remove from Context Menu
How to Add or Remove "Open File Location" and "Open Folder Location" from the Context Menu

This will show you how to add or remove "Open File Location" and "Open Folder Location" from the context menu for all users in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 73,606 Last Activity 09 Aug 2015
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Menu Show Delay Time
Menu Show Delay Time
How to Speed up Menu Show Delay Time in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to change the amount of time it takes for a menu to pop, fade, or slide open when you hover the mouse pointer over it in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 39 Views: 243,165 Last Activity 08 Aug 2015
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Windows Live Mail - Export and Import Email Messages
Windows Live Mail - Export and Import Email Messages
How to Export and Import Email Messages in Windows Live Mail

This will show you how to export (backup) and import (restore) all or select message folders that contain your email messages, or only single email messages in Windows Live Mail.
Author: Brink Comments: 40 Views: 160,765 Last Activity 08 Aug 2015
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Screen Capture and Video Editing in High Quality
Author: whs Comments: 29 Views: 61,766 Last Activity 08 Aug 2015
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Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
Sleep Return Timeout for Unattended Wake Up
How to Change Return to Sleep Timeout for Unattended Wake Up in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to change how many minutes Windows will wait idle after waking up in an unattended state before automatically going back to sleep or hibernation in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 57 Views: 109,458 Last Activity 07 Aug 2015
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Take Ownership - Allow or Prevent Users and Groups To
Take Ownership - Allow or Prevent Users and Groups To
How to Allow or Prevent Users and Groups to be able to Take Ownership

This will show you how to allow or prevent specific users and groups from being able to Take Ownership of items such as a file, folder, registry key, drive, or other objects in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 43,607 Last Activity 06 Aug 2015
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