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Windows 7 Safe Mode – Advanced Boot Options

Windows 7 Safe Mode – Advanced Boot Options

In the first two articles in this series, we explored how to restart you computer in Windows 7 Safe Mode when the F8 method won’t work and some of the options available to you on the Boot tab of the System Configuration window. There are, however, some other boot options that although not technically part […]

How to use checkboxes property to select items in Windows 7 Explorer

How to use checkboxes property to select items in Windows 7 Explorer

You know that if you need to select multiple files or folders in Windows Explorer then the best way to do it is by holding down the Ctrl key and clicking on these points to the right. In addition, this method is ok, except that many times we tend to take our fingers off the […]

How to hide your desktop icons in Windows (including a fast-track)

How to hide your desktop icons in Windows (including a fast-track)

Thus, your Windows desktop is a complete mess – all types of files, icons, and what not, arranged in the most disorganized manner. You know how declutter your desktop but could not find the time and patience to do (don’t worry, it is not just you). The only problem here, aside from the obvious lack […]

New Microsoft Windows 7 phone: novel, but it lacks of

New Microsoft Windows 7 phone: novel, but it lacks of

by Walter S. Mossberg Nearly four years after Apple unveiled the iPhone, and more than two years after Google introduced its first Android smartphone, Microsoft is launching its effort to catch up. On Nov. 8, AT&T and T-Mobile will begin selling the first phones powered by the software maker’s new Windows Phone 7 operating system. […]

How to fix VistaSwitcher Windows blank in the list of

How to fix VistaSwitcher Windows blank in the list of

We are big fans of alternative VistaSwitcher by ALT + TAB, but unfortunately a recent ruling has made almost unusable for many of us, with many Windows in white that appears in the list. Here is how to fix it with a quick configuration change. Naturally we are confident that the excellent programmer VistaSwitcher you […]

How to correct the 10 major Annoyances Windows

How to correct the 10 major Annoyances Windows

Let’s face it: Windows can be seriously annoying sometimes, but thankfully there’s also usually a workaround or third-party utility that fixes the issue. We’ve rounded up the ten things that annoy us most, along with how to fix them. Note: this article was originally published a year ago, but we figured we’d add some more […]

Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011

Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011

With this version, Windows Live Photo Gallery becomes more than a tool/Organizer, along with iPhoto ($79 Direct, 4-star), Apple full Google Picasa (Free, 4-star); consumer photo editing even matches some of Adobe Photoshop Elements’ to $99.99 direct (4 stars). New features in Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011 car are facial recognition and geotagging, but the […]

Windows XP PC Freezes - test your own routine PC maintenance

Windows XP PC Freezes – test your own routine PC maintenance

It is quite clear that most people has never made any repairs to your PC. This is mainly because these things are quite complicated for those who are not so experienced team, but also because these operations take a long time to complete. You can give me some tips here to help with the maintenance […]

Google Wants to Occupy the Smartbook Market with the Help of Chrome OS

Google Wants to Occupy the Smartbook Market with the Help of Chrome OS

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