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 & Microsoft Robocopy GUI

Robocopy in Windows 10/8/7 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 […]

Change Windows Aero Peek Desktop Preview times

Aero Peek is a new feature in Windows 7. If you have many windows open on your desktop, it is quite easy to lose track of them. If you wish to change the Aero Peek Desktop Preview times to make […]

AdSensor Desktop Gadget for Windows 7 & Vista

This one may interest bloggers; esp those who love to calculate how much their blog is making them.  AdSensor is a desktop gadget for Windows 7 & Windows Vista that can display your AdSense earnings right on your desktop. AdSensor […]

Snap and resize windows in Windows 7 with keyboards

Windows 7 & Vista, includes Aero Snap feature that allows you to move and place windows in convenient locations and resize them easily. FreeSnap will help you in accomplishing the same via keyboard shortcuts easily. FreeSnap Manually resizing windows can […]

Download Microsoft Windows Live Movie Maker

Microsoft Windows Live Movie Maker has been released for Windows 7 &  Windows Vista. Windows Live Movie Maker Windows Live Movie Maker is a new offering that allows you to easily turn photos and video memories into great-looking movies to […]

Manage Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7

The Windows Firewall builds up on & polishes further the already improved Vista firewall. It brings out some of its advanced features out into the open. While we have already discussed in a little more detail, how to configure the Windows […]

Why can’t I add IE icon to Windows 7 desktop?

Unlike Windows Vista, Windows 7 no longer supports  modifying the registry, to allow display of the  special Internet Explorer icon on the Windows 7 desktop. Add IE icon to Windows 7 desktop This change was apparently made to ensure that […]

How to install Windows 7 on a PC having less RAM

If you wish to install Windows 7, 32-bit, on a PC with say less than 512 MB RAM, you can try to install it with 512 MB RAM and then once installed, remove some memory leaving only say, 256 MB […]

10 most important chat, text and messaging etiquette

Chat applications or Messenger provides for a cool way to communicate. But like in all  communication, there are some etiquettes which we need to follow. However, there are some who don’t follow them. These are what I’d consider the most serious Chat or […]

Hidden Switches to start Windows Media Center in Windows 7

Microsoft has included several hidden switches in Windows 7, to start up the Windows Media Center (MCE). You may simply create a desktop shortcut using them. Changing the way ehshell.exe launches can allow you to disable it upon startup. Switches […]

Rockmelt Browser Download and Features

Over 15 years ago, Marc Andreessen developed a browser called Netscape… Netscape was defeated by Internet Explorer. Now Andreessen appears to be wanting a rematch. He is working on and has launched a new alternative web browser called RockMelt. Rockmelt Browser […]