Mandatory Integrity Control

Mandatory Integrity Control in Windows 10/8/7

Windows Vista introduced a new security construct called Mandatory Integrity Controls (MIC), which is similar to integrity functionality long available in the Linux and Unix worlds. In Windows Vista and later versions like Windows 7 and Windows 10/8, all security principals (users, […]

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Restart Manager in Windows 7 and Vista

Starting with Windows Vista, Microsoft has introduced a new application called as the Restart Manager to eliminate or reduce the number of system restarts that are required to complete an installation or update. Restart Manager in Windows Lets say, if […]

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Delay Automatic Logon process, up to 4 months in Windows

Where there are multiple versions of windows installed, the Boot Menu is displayed for 30 seconds, giving time to the user to choose the OS, after which the computer boots into the default OS. You can also customize the time-out […]

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Activate Windows Vista Hidden Aurora Bootscreen

The Windows Vista boot-screen is plain and simple. But it also includes another boot screen. In this post we will see you can activate it. Windows Vista has a bootskin called Aurora which can be activated using the following setting. […]

Microsoft Research Singularity

Microsoft Research Singularity – A Non-Windows OS

Singularity is a Microsoft Research project to build a highly-dependable microkernel operating system in which the kernel, device drivers, and applications are all written in managed code. More than 90% of the OS kernel is written in Sing#, an extension […]

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Add Paste and Go to Internet Explorer

One feature many want in Internet Explorer is the Paste and Go functionality, which you get to see in Maxthon, Opera, Chrome and even Firefox!. With this feature you need to simply copy the URL from anywhere, including a notepad, right […]

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WinVistaClub Royale Blue Theme For Windows Vista

We are happy to release the WinVistaClub Royale Theme For Windows Vista. Those of you who miss the Royale Blue XP Theme, may want to try this Royale Vista theme. Royale Blue Theme For Windows Vista The WinVistaClub Royale Theme […]

Portable Windows Movie Maker

Microsoft has consciously planned to take the product in a different direction, as a result of which the new Movie Maker in Windows 7 does not have the same features as the old Movie Maker. But as was posted you […]

How To Create Windows 7 Federated Search Connectors

Federated search enables users to search remote data sources from within Windows Explorer. Remote data sources make themselves searchable with a simple web front end that exposes their search capabilities. In fact, some data sources may already support the minimum […]

Download Search Connectors and Guide for Windows 7 Federated Search

TWC Forum Member iMav has created some Search Connectors for Windows 7. Federated search enables users to search remote data sources from within Windows Explorer. In Windows 7 searching for content, directly from the explorer.exe, on remote locations, has been […]

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Ctrl+F does not work or bring up Find On This Page

Pressing Ctrl+F together brings up the Search or Find Bar in most Windows applications. But if when you press Ctrl+F together, with a view to doing an in-line search in Internet Explorer, the Find Bar does not appear, here is […]

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File & Registry Virtualization in Windows 7/8/10

Beginning with Windows Vista, Microsoft virtualized some files & the registry. Virtualization basically means that applications are prevented from writing to System Folders in Windows file system and ALSO to the ‘machine wide keys’ in the registry. File & Registry […]

How to disable Aero Shake in Windows 7/8

If you shake any open window application fast, in Windows 8 or Windows 7, it minimizes all other windows, leaving this one open. Shake the window again, and all the closed windows will open up again. This is Aero Shake. But […]

Microsoft Clog : 1.0 Humor For A 2.0 Web!

Bet you’ve never seen an MSDN blog like this one !  Office OFFline is a comic/blog (“clog?”) about technology and personal computers. The comic strips are created with Microsoft Office Visio 2007 and regularly features wry observations about Microsoft products. […]

CodySafe a new alternative to PortableApps

Most of us are familiar with Portable applications, which do not require an install. Many are also aware of PortableApps, which allows one to carry your portable apps on a USB stick. There is another one called as CodySafe. PortableApps […]