Posts under Windows category

Configure and allow Windows to run Specified Programs only

In certain situations, you might want to allow others to run only programs you specify on your computer. What you need is the Windows Group Policy Editor (which is available in Professional and above versions of Windows). To open Group […]

How to Install Windows 7 from USB easily

There are few methods to do this, most of them involve running disk part commands and partitioning USB drive etc. which I think it makes harder for technically challenged people. Using this method it makes it very simple and can […]

What is AuditPol in Windows 10/8/7 and how to enable it

Windows 10/8/7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 include a command line tool called Audit Policy Program, AuditPol.exe, situated in the System32 folder that allows you to manage and audit policy sub-category settings in a more precise […]

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Fix broken EXE file association in Windows 10/8/7

You might encounter a situation where you may not be able to open any .exe files or shortcut link files, i.e., EXE or LNK files. You might instead get a “Open with” dialog box, or it may open the file […]

12 more useful apps for Windows Phone 7

We have already seen top 10 very useful apps for Windows Phone and also some Social Media apps. Here is a list of 12 more useful apps for your Windows Phone. Fandango It utilizes Global Positioning System (GPS) a surveying facility […]

How to view the status of Services in Office 365

Office 365 will be released officially on the 28th of June. This is sure to bring a revolution, of sorts, in the communication and collaboration system. One thing which I really like in Office 365 is that you have integrated […]