Make confirmation dialog box appear near the mouse pointer

If you have a large monitor, and you always get  irritated when you have to keep moving your mouse pointer to the center of the screen to acknowledge small dialog boxes that appear, and if you’d rather prefer, that the small […]

Troubleshooting Games Explorer in Windows 7

If you find that you are unable to access the Games folder in Windows 7 or its link does not open or you cannot run a game from it, here are a few things you may want to try. To […]

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Update to restrict AutoRun in Windows Vista

Microsoft has released an update for Windows Vista to restrict AutoRun entries in the AutoPlay dialog to only CD and DVD drives. Update to restrict AutoRun AutoRun is the ability for a device, through the use of autorun.inf, to expose […]

Perfect Utilities – Windows optimization program

Perfect Utilities is a freeware PC optimization tool. It combines more than 20 tools in one bundle to clean, optimize and speed up your system performance. It offers an easy to use interface that organizes all tasks into categories and […]

Check PC Security With Norton Security Check

Symantec Security Check tests your computer’s exposure to a wide range of online threats. It’s free and an effective tool that helps determine your Internet security needs. Norton Security Check You can click on the following image to start the […]

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Codec Package for Windows 7

Windows 7 can play most media files today, out-of-the-box. However, you may find that it may still unable to play some multimedia files. Windows 7 Codec Package To address this problem, you can download a codec pack for Windows 7. […]

How to install and uninstall Fonts in Windows 7 / 8

Fonts in Windows 8 or Windows 7 are located in the C:\Windows\Fonts folder. Windows features over 40 new fonts. However, if you would still like to install new fonts in Windows, the process to do so now is quite simple. […]

Image Resizer, a new Power Toy, for Windows 7 and Vista

We use digital cameras with high resolution to click and share photographs. Such images are usually high-resolution images image sizes extending to even 10 MB. This size depends on the megapixels supported by your digital camera. Now if you try […]

How to use Problem Steps Recorder in Windows 10/8/7

The Problem Steps Recorder or PSR.exe in the Windows operating system is a feature that enables users to record their interactions with an application and provide a detailed screen-by-screen view with accompanying the information. Problem Steps Recorder or PSR.exe Solving […]

Windows 7 Calculator

In Windows 7, several new functions have been added. The calculator can be operated in 4 modes: Standard, Scientific, Programmer & Statistics. Windows 7 Calculator Its interface has been divided into three areas. These are: Calculation history Current calculation Special […]

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Shortcut to shuffle through program windows in Windows 7

If you have multiple windows of the same program open on your Windows 7 desktop, you can go through or shuffle through them easily in Windows 7. Shuffle through program windows Starting with Windows Vista, pressing the Win+Tab key lets […]

What is a Windows Security Identifier & how to resolve an SID

A Security Identifier (SID) is a unique value of variable length that is used to identify a security principal or security group in Windows operating systems. Well-known SIDs are a group of SIDs that identify generic users or generic groups. […]

Windows 7 Application Compatibility Overview

Microsoft has released the Windows 7 Application Compatibility Overview document, and it is now available from the Microsoft Download Center. Windows 7 Application Compatibility Overview In this document Microsoft talks of the lessons learnt during Windows Vista and what it has […]

Default Programs Editor for Windows 7 & Vista

Default Programs Editor is a powerful but simple file association utility for Windows. It is a context menu editor, an autoplay editor, and default programs association editor. Default Programs Editor This free software, makes it easy to fix file association […]

7APL – An application launcher for Windows 7

7APL is an application launcher made with Windows 7 in mind. You can launch single applications or group of applications with a single hot key or by using Windows 7 newest features, 7APL 7APL gives you 3 easy ways to […]

Robocopy in Windows 7 / 8 & Microsoft Robocopy GUI

Robocopy in Windows is a robust, flexible, configurable tool, with over 80 switches. It can handle any batch or synchronous copy you have in mind. Robocopy is designed for reliable mirroring of directories or directory trees. It has features to […]