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Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
How to Configure Windows to Create a Dump File for when you get a Blue Screen of Death

This will show you how to create either a Kernel memory dump, Small memory dump (minidump), Complete memory dump, or no memory dump file when you get a BSOD in Windows.
Author: Brink Comments: 60 Views: 290,584 Last Activity 20 Dec 2014
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Computer Name - View and Change
Computer Name - View and Change
How to View and Change the "Computer Name" in Windows 7

Computers on a network must have a unique computer name so they can identify and communicate with each other. This will show you how to view and change your computer name in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 14 Views: 151,081 Last Activity 19 Dec 2014
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Start Menu - Customize
Start Menu - Customize
How to Open and Set "Customize Start Menu" Settings in Windows 7

This will show you how to customize how links, icons, and menus look and behave in the Windows 7 Start Menu using the Taskbar Start Menu Propertes page settings.
Author: Brink Comments: 42 Views: 557,253 Last Activity 16 Dec 2014
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Shut Down -Speed Up
Shut Down -Speed Up
How to Set WaitToKillServiceTimeout to Speed Up Shut Down Time in Windows

This tutorial will show you how to set the WaitToKillServiceTimeout to how long the system waits for services to stop after notifying the service that the system is shutting down in Windows.
Author: Brink Comments: 90 Views: 316,896 Last Activity 16 Dec 2014
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Device Manager : Hidden Devices
Device Manager : Hidden Devices
How to View Hidden Devices in Windows 7

This will show you how to access Hidden Devices and Ghost Devices / Drives and Drivers!
Author: Bare Foot Kid Comments: 41 Views: 154,158 Last Activity 13 Dec 2014
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Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
How to Use Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor

This will show you how to download and use Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor to get a report to see if your computer can run Windows 7, and if there are any known compatibility issues.
Author: Brink Comments: 19 Views: 39,802 Last Activity 12 Dec 2014
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Screen Resolution Shortcut - Create
Screen Resolution Shortcut - Create
How to Create a "Screen Resolution" Shortcut in Windows

This will show you how to create or download a Screen Resolution shortcut that opens directly to the the screen resolution settings window. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like in Windows 7 for easy use.
Author: Brink Comments: 5 Views: 74,634 Last Activity 04 Dec 2014
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Default Programs - Associate a File Type or Protocol
Default Programs - Associate a File Type or Protocol
How to Associate a File Type or Protocol Default Program in Window 7

This will show you how to associate a file extension type or protocol to open with a program you select by default in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 55 Views: 435,872 Last Activity 30 Nov 2014
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Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup
Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup
How to Troubleshoot a Problem by Performing a Clean Startup in Windows 7 or Vista

This tutorial describes how to troubleshoot Windows 7 or Vista by starting it using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs so that you can determine whether a background program is interfering with your game or program. This kind of startup is known as a clean boot.
Author: Brink Comments: 1 Views: 364,916 Last Activity 30 Nov 2014
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Hibernate Shortcut - Create
Hibernate Shortcut - Create
How to Create a Hibernate Shortcut in Windows

This tutorial shows how to create a shortcut for Hibernation in Windows.
Author: Lordbob75 Comments: 27 Views: 229,391 Last Activity 28 Nov 2014
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Transparency - Enable or Disable
Transparency - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable Transparency in Windows 7

This will show you how to enable or disable tranparency for windows, the Start Menu, and the taskbar in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 35 Views: 761,842 Last Activity 22 Nov 2014
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Region and Language Settings - Copy to New Users and Welcome Screen
Region and Language Settings - Copy to New Users and Welcome Screen
How to Copy Your Region and Language Settings to New Users and Welcome Screen

This will show you how to apply your administrator account's Date and Time formats, location, keyboard input language, and display language Region and Language settings to new user accounts, Welcome screen, and system accounts in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 2 Views: 47,342 Last Activity 19 Nov 2014
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"Found New Hardware" Balloons - Enable or Disable
"Found New Hardware" Balloons - Enable or Disable
How to Enable or Disable "Found New Hardware" Balloons During Device Installation

This will show you how to enable or disable the Found New Hardware notification area balloons like Installing device driver software from displaying while a device is being installed in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 20 Views: 132,535 Last Activity 18 Nov 2014
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Windows Defender Real-Time Protection - Turn On or Off
Windows Defender Real-Time Protection - Turn On or Off
How to Turn Windows Defender Real-Time Protection On or Off in Windows 7

Windows Defender real-time spyware protection alerts you when spyware and other potentially unwanted software attempts to install itself or run on your computer. This will show you how to turn real-time protection on or off in Windows 7.
Author: Brink Comments: 6 Views: 79,535 Last Activity 16 Nov 2014
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Graphics Card Problems - Diagnose
Graphics Card Problems - Diagnose
Help Diagnose Graphics Card Problems

This tutorial will show how to get a great deal of information on exactly what is happening with a graphics card which is having issues.
Author: essenbe Comments: 16 Views: 53,506 Last Activity 14 Nov 2014
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Index Location - Change
Index Location - Change
How to Change the Default Index Location in Windows 7 and Windows 8

This tutorial will help show you how to change the default index location to be saved where you like in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Author: Brink Comments: 8 Views: 33,441 Last Activity 13 Nov 2014
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Firefox - Start Firefox in "Safe Mode"
Firefox - Start Firefox in "Safe Mode"
How to Start Firefox in Safe Mode

Firefox has a "Safe Mode" function, similar to Windows "Safe Mode". It allows you to temporarily or permanently disable add-ons, toolbars, etc.
This can be handy if you are troubleshooting problems (e.g. faulty add-ons).
Author: lehnerus2000 Comments: 10 Views: 89,230 Last Activity 11 Nov 2014
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Shortcut - Create with Relative Path
Shortcut - Create with Relative Path

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NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post
NTFS Permissions of File - View and Post

How to View the NTFS Permissions of a File or Folder in Windows

Command Prompt - Restore Default Personalization Settings
Command Prompt - Restore Default Personalization Settings

How to Restore Command Prompt / Windows PowerShell Default Personalization Settings

Junction Points - Restore to Default in Windows
Junction Points - Restore to Default in Windows

How to Restore Default Junction Points in Windows

Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation - Enable or Disable in Windows 7 & 8
Sticky Notes Delete Confirmation - Enable or Disable in Windows 7 & 8

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