Archive for the ‘Windows 7’ Category

How to Disable Autoplay Option to Avoid from Viruses in Windows 7

Popups which appear when you insert the external hard drive, USB, CD, DVD are unnecessary and they can spread viruses in your computer. Some viruses may spread in your computer with these popups, you don't have to open USBs or CDs for the virus to spread. So, my personal prefer is the disable Windows 7 Autoplay option. In this article I will show you, how can you disable Windows 7 Autoplay option ? 1. Open "Start" menu and launch "Run" type ...

Download Windows 7 SP1 and fix “Installation Was not Successful” Error

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 have just released a few days ago. You can install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 via automatic updates and through its downlaod from here: Download Windows 7 Service Pack 1 from Microsoft. But some users get "Installation was not successful" error while installing Windows 7 SP1, now we will fix it in this article. There are two main reasons you may get this error: 1. An incompatibility in the Windows 7 Service store, which is a feature ...

How to create virtual machine and install it Windows 7 or Mac OSx

Because of some reasons, you can't delete original installed operating system on your PC. In that case, you can install which operating system you want to use in a virtual machine. So you will use two different system at same time. You can also use Mac (intel based) and Windows 7 at same time on your PC. We need three fundamental elements for this job. First thing is a full working PC. Ssecond is a virtual machine software, you can ...

Creating Shortcuts for Switching Between Different Power Plans in Windows 7

Sometimes switching between power plans that maybe difficult. Most notebooks have special function keys to do change brigthness etc. However, a lot of desktop PCs don't have this feature. So, in this article i will introduce creating shortcuts for switching between power plans in Windows 7. This really speeds up switching between power plans. Now, open "command prompt", type "cmd" in search box of start menu or type "cmd" in "Run" dialog which open from start menu and press "Enter".

Keyboard shortcuts guide for Windows 7

One of the best ways to increase your computing productivity doesn't cost a cent: learn the keyboard shortcuts for your most-used commands. To help you stop mousing around and become a keyboard maestro, I rounded up the best resources for finding, using, and creating shortcuts. You probably already know that you can invoke many menu and dialog-box items via the keyboard by pressing the Control or Alt key plus an underlined letter. For example, pressing Alt + F in most apps opens ...

70 Windows 7 Tips

1. PC Safeguard I rarely let anyone use my PC because I’m afraid he will mess it up, but it seems Microsoft has been thinking at me and came with a solution. The PC Safeguard doesn’t let anyone mess your PC settings, because after the user logs off, the configurations are reset back to normal. Of course it will not restore the configurations changed by you, but only the ones done by other users you define. To use PC Safeguard, go to ...

0x0000007F blue screen of death errors for Windows 7

Microsoft is providing an update for Windows 7 customers that have come across “0x0000007F” blue screen of death errors on their machines. The refresh offered by the Redmond company applies only to 32-bit (x86) flavors of Windows 7, as it appears that the specific problem it has been designed to fix does not impact the 64-bit (x64) variant of the platform. According to the software giant, Windows 7 “0x0000007F” have been reported on computers with antivirus software installed. “Consider the following scenario: you ...

Speed Up Windows 7 Start-Up By Cleaning Unnecessary Applications‏

Actually, slow computer's real problem is that, taking quite a lot time while starting? You could been solved other slowness problem with our other Windows article's. What did you do about slow start up? Let continue to read article and learn how to deal with slow PC start-up. First efficient and most impact reason for the PC start-up is number of applications which loading at the start. You can check how many applications are run at the start-up on System Tray ...

10 Easy Tips For Personalize Your Windows 7

Windows 7, requires much less fine-tuning than other previous Windows operating systems. However, That don't mention, you can't do nothing with Registry. Still, there are interesting features and customizable options which could be added by Registry options. We will be talking about 10 useful changes with Registry on Windows 7. Now open "Start" menu and type "Regedit" in search box and press Enter. 1.Personalize Internet Explorer 8 Some pc manufacturers give their company name Internet Explorer 8 and other Windows 7 components or ...

How to Make Window 7 Taskbar Look Like Windows Xp Style

Windows 7 Taskbar has many features to increase users productivity and provide them easy usage. When I saw Windows 7 Taskbar first time, I found it too big and turn it old Windows Xp style immediately. If I didn't turn it old style I am sure, sooner or later, because of pinned so much applications and folders, one day I will have to be scroll on taskbar for needed thing. Also, I could always increase taskbar's height but that get ...