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Compatibility Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
Compatibility Tab - Add or Remove from Properties
How to Add or Remove "Compatibility" Tab in Properties Page in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to add or remove the Compatibility tab when users right click or press and hold on a program's shortcut (LNK), .EXE, BAT, CMD, or MSI file and click/tap on Properties in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 72,684 Last Activity 21 Feb 2019
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Games Explorer Folder - Restore Default Games
Games Explorer Folder - Restore Default Games
How to Restore the Default Games in Windows 7 Games Explorer Folder

This will show you how to restore the default Windows 7 More Games, Chess Titans, FreeCell, Hearts, Internet Backgammon, Internet Checkers, Internet Spades, Mahjong Titans, Minesweep, Purple Place, Solitaire, and Spider Solitaire games in the Games folder.
Author: Brink Comments: 15 Views: 261,102 Last Activity 12 Feb 2019
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Thumbnail Cache - Clear and Reset
Thumbnail Cache - Clear and Reset
How to Clear and Reset Thumbnail Cache in Windows

This tutorial will show you how you to clear and reset the thumbnail cache to force Windows to reload the thumbnail picture views into the cache again as needed as you open folders.
Author: Brink Comments: 51 Views: 447,872 Last Activity 31 Jan 2019
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Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups
Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups
How to Allow or Deny Permissions to Users and Groups

This will show you how to allow or deny users and groups access permissions and add or remove inheritable permissions to either a file, folder, drive, or registry key objects in Windows 7 or Vista.
Author: Brink Comments: 45 Views: 387,484 Last Activity 29 Jan 2019
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Batch Files - Create a Menu to Execute Commands
Batch Files - Create a Menu to Execute Commands
How to Use a Batch File to Create a Command Prompt Menu to Execute Commands

This tutorial will show and explain how to create a batch file which when executed will create a command prompt menu from which you can choose to execute programs, copy files and launch commands.
Author: not so gray matter Comments: 18 Views: 379,393 Last Activity 28 Jan 2019
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MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
How to Restore the Windows 7 MBR (Master Boot Record)

This tutorial will show you how to use your 7 DVD and BOOTSECT.EXE to restore the "bootsector code" of the MBR "Master Boot Record" and allow you to begin booting to Windows 7 again.
Author: iseeuu Comments: 359 Views: 2,231,287 Last Activity 27 Jan 2019
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Junction Points - Restore to Default in Windows
Junction Points - Restore to Default in Windows
How to Restore Default Junction Points in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to restore junction points back to default in Windows.
Author: Pyprohly Comments: 6 Views: 16,682 Last Activity 25 Jan 2019
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Check Disk - Reset
Check Disk - Reset
How to Reset Check Disk to Not Run at Startup

This will show you how to reset Check Disk or chkdsk back to it's default state of not running at the next startup. This can be handy if you had scheduled disk check to run on the next startup and changed your mind, or Check Disk will not stop running at startup.
Author: Brink Comments: 47 Views: 242,207 Last Activity 25 Jan 2019
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Device Manager - Access During Windows 7 Installation
Device Manager - Access During Windows 7 Installation
How to Access Device Manager During Installation of Windows 7

This tutorial will show how to install Windows 7, then access device manager after the first reboot to disable problem devices during the installation of Windows 7.
Author: Orbital Shark Comments: 49 Views: 161,836 Last Activity 24 Jan 2019
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WinDBG - Install and Configure for BSOD Analysis
WinDBG - Install and Configure for BSOD Analysis
How to Install and Configure WinDBG for BSOD Analysis

This tutorial will show you how to download, install, and configure WinDBG to analyse BSOD .dmp files.
Author: Golden Comments: 45 Views: 74,424 Last Activity 24 Jan 2019
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Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
How to Add, Remove, or Rearrange Command Bar Buttons in Windows 7 Explorer

This will show you how to customize the command bar (toolbar) in Windows Explorer to add, remove, or rearrange command bar buttons of your choice for all users in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 49 Views: 139,083 Last Activity 17 Jan 2019
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Show Window Contents or Outline While Dragging
Show Window Contents or Outline While Dragging
Show Window Contents or Outline While Dragging in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to show window contents while dragging or show only window outline while dragging in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 23 Views: 121,424 Last Activity 15 Jan 2019
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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: 171 Views: 2,903,013 Last Activity 10 Jan 2019
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Windows Update - Reset
Windows Update - Reset
How to Reset Windows Update in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how to reset Windows Update view update history, and how to reset Windows Update Components if you are having a problem updating with Windows Update.
Author: Brink Comments: 307 Views: 2,418,606 Last Activity 09 Jan 2019
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Notification Area Icons - Reset
Notification Area Icons - Reset
How to Reset the Notification Area Icons Cache in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This will show you how reset the Notification Area Icons cache to fix any currupted icons and remove any old icons of uninstalled programs from the Notification area Icons hide or show settings in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 105 Views: 644,794 Last Activity 08 Jan 2019
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Device Manager - Finding Unknown Devices
Device Manager - Finding Unknown Devices
How to Find and Identify Unknown Devices through Device Manager

Have you ever had an unknown device in Device Manager and no idea what it is? This will show you how to find unrecognized devices through Device Manager using Vendor hardware Identification.
Author: TimStitt Comments: 21 Views: 154,521 Last Activity 03 Jan 2019
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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: 1,783 Views: 734,721 Last Activity 29 Dec 2018
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Shortcut Arrow - Change, Remove, or Restore
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