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Windows 7 Installation - Transfer to a New Computer
Windows 7 Installation - Transfer to a New Computer
How to Transfer your Complete Windows 7 Installation to New Computer

This tutorial shows you how to use Windows 7 native System Preparation tool Sysprep to transfer your complete Windows installation to a new computer, or to be used on your old computer after a major change in hardware. This procedure keeps all your applications and user profiles intact.
Author: Kari Comments: 864 Views: 1,360,675 Last Activity 30 Sep 2017
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User Profiles - Create and Move During Windows 7 Installation
User Profiles - Create and Move During Windows 7 Installation
How to Create User Accounts on another Partition or Disk During Windows 7 Installation

This will show you how to use sysprep in Audit Mode to create user accounts on another partition or disk during the Windows 7 installation.
Author: Kari Comments: 1,121 Views: 633,131 Last Activity 30 Sep 2017
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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: 36,630 Last Activity 29 Sep 2017
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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: 418,454 Last Activity 27 Sep 2017
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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: 3,857,656 Last Activity 27 Sep 2017
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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: 128,458 Last Activity 26 Sep 2017
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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: 376,676 Last Activity 26 Sep 2017
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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: 2,442,170 Last Activity 25 Sep 2017
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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: 268,264 Last Activity 24 Sep 2017
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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: 88,296 Last Activity 23 Sep 2017
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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: 640,391 Last Activity 23 Sep 2017
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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: 314,560 Last Activity 22 Sep 2017
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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: 2,645,200 Last Activity 21 Sep 2017
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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: 191,324 Last Activity 20 Sep 2017
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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: 132,806 Last Activity 19 Sep 2017
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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: 1,493,886 Last Activity 17 Sep 2017
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Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7 - Fix
Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7 - Fix
How to Fix Gadgets not Displaying Correctly in Windows 7

If you have gadgets that are displaying on your Windows 7 desktop improperly as black, white, blank, or just messed up, then this will show you how to fix them.
Author: Brink Comments: 114 Views: 476,776 Last Activity 07 Sep 2017
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