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Lock Computer Screen - Display User Information or Not
Lock Computer Screen - Display User Information or Not
How to Display User Information or Not when a Windows Session is Locked

This will show you how to have the user name to show or hide when a user locks the computer in Vista and Windows 7. If set to be hidden, users will be required to enter both their user name and password when logging back in from the locked computer screen.
Author: Brink Comments: 9 Views: 72,302 Last Activity 28 Aug 2015
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AUTOCHK Initiation Countdown Time - Change
AUTOCHK Initiation Countdown Time - Change
How to Change AUTOCHK Initiation Countdown Time in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change the AUTOCHK initiation countdown time to how many seconds you would like to have for the To skip disk checking, press and key within 10 second(s) option for a scheduled chkdsk at boot.
Author: Brink Comments: 11 Views: 49,149 Last Activity 27 Aug 2015
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Power Plan - Select
Power Plan - Select
How to Select a Power Plan Scheme in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will help show you how to select either a Balanced, Power Saver, High Performance, or Custom power plan as active for your user account in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 24 Views: 175,620 Last Activity 26 Aug 2015
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Safe Internet Browsing
Safe Internet Browsing
How to safely operate on the internet and stay free from malware infections

This tutorial describes two options on how to safely operate on the internet without infecting your operational system with malware
Author: whs Comments: 27 Views: 19,325 Last Activity 24 Aug 2015
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Desktop Background Wallpaper - Change in Windows 7 Starter
Desktop Background Wallpaper - Change in Windows 7 Starter
How to Change Desktop Background in Windows 7 Starter and Home Basic Editions

By default the Windows 7 Starter and Windows 7 Home Basic editions do not include the Personalization features such as change desktop background and Desktop Slideshow. This will show you how to.
Author: Brink Comments: 550 Views: 3,955,501 Last Activity 24 Aug 2015
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Troubleshooting with System Update readiness Tool
Troubleshooting with System Update readiness Tool

This tutorial will show you how to resolve issue with Readiness Tool if it stuck
Author: Flavius Comments: 2 Views: 21,635 Last Activity 23 Aug 2015
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Windows Anytime Upgrade - How to
Windows Anytime Upgrade - How to
Hw to Do a Windows Anytime Upgrade in Windows 7

This will show how to do a Windows Anytime Upgrade, this method will allow you to upgrade your edition of Windows 7 and still keep your current programs, files, and settings intact.
Author: theog Comments: 21 Views: 125,341 Last Activity 21 Aug 2015
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User Account Control (UAC) - Change Prompt Behavior for Standard Users
User Account Control (UAC) - Change Prompt Behavior for Standard Users
How to Change Behavior of User Account Control (UAC) Prompt for Standard Users

This tutorial will show you how to change the behavior of the User Account Control (UAC) elevation prompt for standard users in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 103,872 Last Activity 20 Aug 2015
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Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) - Network
Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) - Network
How to Enable Windows to Make and Accept a Remote Desktop Connection

This tutorial will show you how to enable Remote Desktop Connection, and to connect remotely in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: NosferatuX Comments: 178 Views: 1,254,734 Last Activity 20 Aug 2015
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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: 939,340 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: 51,718 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: 85,676 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: 237,033 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: 69,072 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: 405,427 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: 173,607 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: 1,274,560 Last Activity 12 Aug 2015
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Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation - Enable or Disable in Windows 7 & 8
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Command Prompt - Restore Default Personalization Settings
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