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 […]

Will your CPU support Windows 7 XP Mode ?

Windows XP Mode is specifically designed to help small businesses move to Windows 7. Windows XP Mode provides you with the flexibility to run many older productivity applications on a Windows 7 based PC. But will your PC support the […]

Shutdown, Restart, LogOff your PC remotely with TweetMyPC

TweetMyPC is a small new app, which lets you Shutdown, Restart, LogOff your Windows PC remotely. Let us see how to install TweetMyPC and use it. Shutdown, Restart, LogOff your PC remotely Download the setup file and Install it. Next go […]

How to pin User files or folders to Windows Taskbar

If you try to drag-and-drop the user folders to the Windows taskbar, you will find that you cannot or that they may merge with the explorer icon and do not maintain their identity. If you access your User Files folder very […]

The XPS Viewer in Windows 7

An XPS document is a Microsoft document format that you can use to archive content in a standardized format or publish content in an easily viewable form. You can also use this format to ensure that no one is able […]

Make text larger or bigger in Windows 10/8/7

If you have difficulty reading the text on your screen, you can always use the Windows Magnifier to enlarge parts of the screen.  But if you are looking to make the change permanent, you can do that too. Make text […]

How to Backup Windows Live Mail Settings

Wouldn’t it be convenient if you could backup your Mail client settings in Windows? If you had to reinstall Windows or if you maybe lost the settings and customization due to some reason, you have to go and do it […]

Add Microsoft TechNet Widget to your blog

Microsoft’s Technet Team has released a new ‘Technet Widget’. The widget will provide the latest content from TechNet on your blogs. Microsoft TechNet Widget The Widget has integration built into Social networking sites Facebook, Twitter, Stumble Upon, etc and pulls […]

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Problem Reports and Solutions Center in Windows Vista

Windows Vista contains a nice new feature Problem Reports and Solutions Center. This feature is used not just for reporting problems to Microsoft but to find solutions for your Vista problems. Problem Reports and Solutions Center To access the Problem Reports […]

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Fix: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 installation cannot continue

If when you try to install Windows Vista Service Pack2, you get an error message : Service Pack installation cannot continue. One or more system components that the service pack requires are missing, then this article may help you. Service […]

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5 things to know before you install Windows 7

Windows 7 RC will soon be available as a download for all, and as such there are a few things you may want to know before you decide to go ahead and install it on your PC. Things to know […]