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Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item
Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item
How to Open Items with a Single-Click or Double-Click in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to open files and folders with either a single click or double click in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 403,866 Last Activity 27 Jul 2016
by olelundan Go to last post
 
Shut Down - View Details of Last Shutdown of Computer
Shut Down - View Details of Last Shutdown of Computer
How to View Previous Shutdown and Restart Details in Windows

This will show you how to view the date, time, and user details of all shutdown (power off) computer events in Event Viewer in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 33 Views: 378,308 Last Activity 10 Jul 2016
by AlterMind Go to last post
 
Sounds - Change
Sounds - Change
How to Change Event Sound Effects in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to change the sounds applied to events in Windows and Programs as a Sound Theme for your user account in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 27 Views: 313,183 Last Activity 26 May 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
System Icons - Turn On or Off
System Icons - Turn On or Off
How to Turn System Icons On or Off in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to turn a system icon on the taskbar on or off in Windows 7 and Windows 8. The default system icons are the Clock, Volume, Network, Power, Action Center icon., and Input indicator icons.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 288,819 Last Activity 18 May 2016
by SgtSlats Go to last post
 
Search Options - Change or Restore
Search Options - Change or Restore
How to Change or Restore Default Search Options in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to change or restore the default Search Options for the What to search, How to search, and When searching non-indexed locations settings in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 114,846 Last Activity 18 May 2016
by montanakaypro Go to last post
 
Start Menu - Change Number of Recent Programs to Display
Start Menu - Change Number of Recent Programs to Display
How to Change the Number of Recent Programs to Display in Windows 7 Start Menu

This will show you how to change the number of Recent Programs to display under the Start menu Pin To area line in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 4 Views: 28,512 Last Activity 08 May 2016
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Startup Sound - Change in Windows 7
Startup Sound - Change in Windows 7
How to Change the Windows 7 Startup Sound

This will show you how to change the Windows 7 startup sound, not the Windows Logon sound, to any WAV file of your choice.
Author: Brink Comments: 182 Views: 222,044 Last Activity 01 May 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
System Restore Point Shortcut
System Restore Point Shortcut
How to Make a "Create System Restore Point" Shortcut in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will provide you with a create a manual system restore point shortcut that will instantly create a restore point with an optional description and success message in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 184 Views: 248,430 Last Activity 18 Apr 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
System Maintenance Troubleshooter - Turn On or Off
System Maintenance Troubleshooter - Turn On or Off
How to Turn the "System Maintenance Troubleshooter" On or Off in Windows 7

The System Maintenance troubleshooter automatically performs a weekly maintenance of Windows 7 by default. Such as, removing desktop shortcuts and icons that are broken or unused. This will show you how to turn this off or on.
Author: Brink Comments: 17 Views: 122,311 Last Activity 10 Apr 2016
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Screen Saver Settings Shortcut - Create
Screen Saver Settings Shortcut - Create
How to Create a "Screen Saver Settings" Shortcut in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to create or download a Screen Saver Settings shortcut for Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 7 Views: 59,184 Last Activity 10 Apr 2016
by Brink Go to last post
 
ShadowExplorer - Recover Lost Files and Folders
ShadowExplorer - Recover Lost Files and Folders
How to Recover Lost Files and Folders with ShadowExplorer

ShadowExplorer is a tool to recover any file or folder from system restore points without the need to restore a whole partition.
Author: whs Comments: 16 Views: 63,472 Last Activity 10 Apr 2016
by Pyprohly Go to last post
 
Safely Remove Hardware - Eject Device
Safely Remove Hardware - Eject Device
How to Use Safely Remove Hardware to Eject a Device in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to use Safely Remove Hardware in Windows 7 to safely shutdown and eject a storage device before just unplugging or disconnecting it to help prevent accidental data loss if data were still being copied or saved to or from the device.
Author: Brink Comments: 88 Views: 316,336 Last Activity 09 Apr 2016
by pxfragonard Go to last post
 
Start Menu - Reset Pin To Area
Start Menu - Reset Pin To Area
How to Reset the Pin To Start Menu Area in Windows 7

This will show you how to reset your "Pin to Start Menu" area to remove all current pinned items in Windows 7. This can be helpful if you cannot "Unpin from Start Menu" a item, or just wish to quickly clear all pinned items in the Start Menu.
Author: Brink Comments: 20 Views: 45,414 Last Activity 04 Apr 2016
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Search in Windows 7
Search in Windows 7
How to Search in Windows 7

This will show you how to do a Search and Advanced Search for files and folders in Windows 7 through the Start Menu and Windows Explorer.
Author: Brink Comments: 76 Views: 457,758 Last Activity 03 Apr 2016
by maxseven Go to last post
 
Share with - Restore when Missing in Context Menu
Share with - Restore when Missing in Context Menu
How to Add or Remove "Share with" Context Menu Item in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This will show you how to either remove or restore the Share with context menu item when you right click on a file, folder, drive, or library in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 11 Views: 45,222 Last Activity 22 Mar 2016
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Start Menu User Folder Buttons - Open to Users Instead of Libraries
Start Menu User Folder Buttons - Open to Users Instead of Libraries
How to Make Windows 7 Start Menu User Folder Buttons Open to Users Instead of Libraries Location

This will show you how to make the Windows 7 Start Menu My Documents, Pictures, Music, and Videos buttons open to the real C:\Users\(user-name) location instead of the default Libraries location for all users.
Author: Brink Comments: 135 Views: 94,153 Last Activity 14 Mar 2016
by jonnyhotchkiss Go to last post
 
System Boot Process of BIOS
Poll: System Boot Process of BIOS
BIOS Boot Sequence Explained

This will provide a troubleshooting guide from pressing the power button until loading the operating system.
Author: georgeks Comments: 0 Views: 4,221 Last Activity 06 Mar 2016
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