Microsoft Agent has been discontinued with the release of Windows 7. Therefore, programs which ran on Windows Vista, Windows XP, etc, and which required Microsoft Agent will not run on Windows 7 or Windows 8. Microsoft Agent is a technology [...]
If you have configured a client computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 to use a shared network printer to print, and if you find that, on occasions, the print job intermittently fails, then you may [...]
You might receive a Stop 0x000000D1 i.e DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error after you enable an iSCSI Initiator data digest setting that uses CRC or that uses checksum in Windows Server 2008 R2 or in Windows 7.
Is your Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 taskbar three times wider than expected, after you changed the orientation and the position of multiple monitors in the Display settings of your computer? If so, then read on!
The Taskbar Thumbnails are a very feature in Windows 7 as it allows you to perform various functions and give quick access to useful tasks. Are these thumbnail controls missing or not being displayed in your Windows 7 taskbar? Some [...]
If you see that duplicated data entries are present in the Performance log, when you use the Performance Logs and Alerts service, to collect performance data in Windows Server 2008, in Windows Vista, in Windows 7, or in Windows Server [...]
If you find that your Windows Ribbon is not displayed correctly in an application that uses the /largeaddressaware option on a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer, then this hotfix may help you.
This is one strange Windows 7 quirk! Lets say you use the Windows 7 Backup utility to perform a backup and save the files on to your hard disk. Now IF you use this Windows 7 Backup utility again to [...]
By default, in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, the search function, from the Start Menu search box, does not search libraries that are not indexed. Even if you do try, you will notice that search result does not [...]
Microsoft has released a hotfix for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. If your Windows computer faces random freezes, or stops responding randomly, you may want to check out this hotfix. If your computer is running Windows 7 or [...]
If you cannot find the “Find Now,” “Stop,” and “Clear All” buttons in the Group Policy Management Console snap-in on a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 then you may want to apply this hotfix [...]
If you find that the Welcome screen is displayed for 30 seconds during the logon process after you have set a solid color as the desktop background in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2, then this article may [...]
Microsoft continuously collects feedback on Windows 7 from customers and partners through several channels. This feedback results in enhancements that help improve compatibility, reliability, performance, and user experience. Service Pack integrates all these updates, along with additional enhancements, into a [...]