If ever, you were to lose or forget your Windows login password, here are a few steps that may help you deal with the situation. Recover from Lost or Forgotten Windows login password If you’ve forgotten your Windows password and [...]
Deployment Image Servicing & Management (DISM) is a new command line tool which was introduced in Windows 7 for deployment. DISM can be used to service a Window image or to prepare a Windows Pre-installation Environment (Windows PE) image. DISM [...]
We have seen how you can make the confirmatory dialog window appear near your mouse pointer. Here is a small tip on how you can automatically move the mouse pointer to the dialog box in Windows 7. Automatically move the [...]
Should you feel the need, you can make your Windows 7 or Windows 8 cursor blink faster… Make Windows cursor blink faster To do so, open Control Panel > Keyboard > Speed tab. Here you can move the slider to [...]
If for some reasons, you need to only temporarily disable startup programs from starting up during boot time, you can do so easily. Simply hold down the Shift key during the logon process. This will prevent Windows from starting up the programs [...]
Does Rundll32.exe advapi32.dll,ProcessIdleTasks really clear memory? Not really! There is a clear misconception on the net that Rundll32.exe advapi32.dll,ProcessIdleTasks clears the memory and makes the PC run faster!
The System File Checker or sfc.exe is a utility in Microsoft Windows located in C:\Windows\System32 folder. This utility allows users to scan for and restore corrupt Windows system files. System File Checker In Windows 7 & Vista, the System File [...]
While the very efficient & effective in-built Windows Troubleshooters are meant to make your life easy, what if they themselves refuse to work properly, some day, for some reason!? Well, here are a few general steps you may want to [...]
When you open Windows explorer, you notice that it has a left pane called as the Navigation Pane, which includes links to Drives, Special Folders, Favorites, etc and the main or right pane which contains your files and folders.
If for some reason your Windows 7 or Windows 8 online activation fails completely, you may see an Activate by Telephone option in the wizard. You can always use this option to activate your Windows 7 copy. In case a connection [...]