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SSD Alignment
SSD Alignment

This tutorial will show you how to align a SSD.
Author: whs Comments: 138 Views: 421,426 Last Activity 24 Nov 2018
by Drumming Pete Go to last post
 
Autorun.inf Files - Completely Block
Autorun.inf Files - Completely Block
How to Completely Block and Disable Autorun.inf Files in Windows

When a disc is inserted or a USB drive is connected to your system, Windows looks in the root directory of the new disc or drive for a autorun.inf file. If found, Windows executes the instructions in that file. This will allow you to completely block and disable autorun.inf files.
Author: Brink Comments: 23 Views: 156,505 Last Activity 17 Nov 2018
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Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7
Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7
How to Clean Reinstall Windows 7

A clean reinstall is often better than getting a new computer since most PC's come larded with sponsors' bloatware and duplicate factory utilities that have much better versions built into Windows 7. For this reason many tech enthusiasts clean reinstall using the Product Key on the COA sticker.
Author: gregrocker Comments: 570 Views: 2,409,607 Last Activity 15 Nov 2018
by Pamkser Go to last post
 
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: 108 Views: 461,550 Last Activity 15 Nov 2018
by Pamkser Go to last post
 
Repair Install
Repair Install
How to Do a Repair Install to Fix Windows 7

This will show you how to do a repair install (aka: in-place upgrade install) to fix your currently installed Windows 7 and preserve your user accounts, data, programs, and system drivers.
Author: Brink Comments: 2,162 Views: 5,999,466 Last Activity 14 Nov 2018
by Brink Go to last post
 
SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
How to Physically Install a SSD and Transfer the Operating System

This tutorial will show you how to install a SSD, and how to transfer the current operating system to the SSD.
Author: whs Comments: 885 Views: 1,143,339 Last Activity 14 Nov 2018
by DomDiStroia Go to last post
 
Open File - Security Warning : Unblock File
Open File - Security Warning : Unblock File
How to Unblock a File to Stop the "Open File - Security Warning" and "Windows 8 SmartScreen" Prompt

This will show you how to unblock a file that you have downloaded or copied from the internet or external source to no longer get the "Open File - Security Warning" or "Windows 8 SmartScreen" prompt when you open or run the file.
Author: Brink Comments: 40 Views: 518,969 Last Activity 22 Oct 2018
by wad11656 Go to last post
 
File Extension Type - Unassociate
File Extension Type - Unassociate
How to Unassociate File Extension Types in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to unassociate a file extension to no longer have a default program to open it with afterwards in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 34 Views: 212,128 Last Activity 19 Oct 2018
by Brink Go to last post
 
Built-in Administrator - Enable from WinRE
Built-in Administrator - Enable from WinRE
How to Enable the Built-in Elevated "Administrator" Account from WinRE

This will show you how to enable the built-in Administrator account from Windows Recovery Options (WinRE) if all accounts are demoted to standard accounts and build-in administrator is not available in safe mode
Author: Flavius Comments: 28 Views: 379,971 Last Activity 16 Oct 2018
by Brink Go to last post
 
DreamScene - Install in Windows 7 and Vista
DreamScene - Install in Windows 7 and Vista
How to Install DreamScene in Windows 7 and Vista (non-Ultimate)

This will show you how to install & configure Windows DreamScene in Windows 7 and in Vista.
Author: Flavius Comments: 31 Views: 279,208 Last Activity 11 Oct 2018
by TheQuickFox Go to last post
 
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: 23 Views: 474,563 Last Activity 10 Oct 2018
by macanannym Go to last post
 
Restore Point - Add "Create Restore Point" to Context Menu in Windows
Restore Point - Add "Create Restore Point" to Context Menu in Windows
How to Add "Create Restore Point" to Context Menu in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

This tutorial will show you how to add "Create Restore Point" to the desktop and folder window context menu in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 49 Views: 52,181 Last Activity 08 Oct 2018
by Brink Go to last post
 
Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap
Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap
Paragon P2P Adjust OS - Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap

Make Windows 7 bootable after motherboard swap, or bootable after swapping harddisk to new machine. Software described Paragon P2P Adjust OS
Author: Kaktussoft Comments: 203 Views: 281,084 Last Activity 07 Oct 2018
by cdoublejj Go to last post
 
Screen Resolution - Display Settings
Screen Resolution - Display Settings
How to Change the Screen Resolution in Windows 7

This will show you how to change the screen resolution in Windows 7 with the recommended native resolution settings based on the monitor size and type.
Author: Brink Comments: 57 Views: 607,762 Last Activity 06 Oct 2018
by RickV Go to last post
 
Force DVI/HDMI resolutions and refresh rates
Force DVI/HDMI resolutions and refresh rates

Many HDTVs and some LCD monitors are limited to low resolutions and odd refresh rates in Windows 7 due to a new Windows logo requirement that they respect the display EDID information that is often incorrect. This tutorial explains how to override that EDID information.
Author: baarod Comments: 317 Views: 952,708 Last Activity 29 Sep 2018
by Nokel Go to last post
 
Screen Saver - Toggle On or Off - Add to Desktop Context Menu
Screen Saver - Toggle On or Off - Add to Desktop Context Menu
How to Add "Enable/Disable Screen Saver" to Desktop Context Menu

This will show you how to add Enable/Disable Screen Saver to the Desktop context menu for all users in Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 54 Views: 38,679 Last Activity 27 Sep 2018
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Mouse Pointers - Change
Mouse Pointers - Change
How to Change the Mouse Pointers in Windows 7

This will show you how to change and customize the mouse pointers in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 63 Views: 477,440 Last Activity 26 Sep 2018
by bawldiggle Go to last post
 
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