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Top Seven Windows 7 Tips and Tricks

Windows 7 has received an overwhelmingly positive response and many people (including me) are using it as their primary operating system. Here are my favourite tips and tricks that would allow you to enjoy your Windows 7 to the fullest. 1:Open “Computer” with Windows Explorer By default Windows Explorer’s launch page is the Libraries directory. […]

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Modify Windows 7 Logon Screen Without Any Software

Rafael Rivera has done it again. Few months ago he found a way to unlock hidden features in Windows 7 pre-beta builds. Now he has uncovered an extremely simple technique to change Windows 7 Logon Screen background. Previous versions of Windows provided no easy way to modify the LongonUI. Users had to resort to 3rd […]

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Blue Badge – Unlock All Locked Features in Windows 7

The Pre-Beta Windows 7 build distributed by Microsoft at the PDC’08 (build 6801 – the one readily available on torrent websites) doesn’t contain many of the eagerly anticipated features of Windows 7 like the super taskbar. However as Rafael Rivera discovered many of the features are actually present but locked down. Till now we had […]

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Good Bye Windows 3

Remember Windows 3? The Operating System that in many ways helped Microsoft become the behemoth that it is today. Windows v1 and v2.x didn’t exactly set the world on fire. The Windows juggernaut really got rolling with the release of Windows v3. Why am I blogging about Windows 3x while the rest of the world […]

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All About the Blue Screen of Death

Blue Screen of Death (commonly abbreviated as BSOD and sometimes called the Blue Screen of Doom) needs no introduction. It’s an integral part of each and every Windows Operating System. It’s the one thing that a user never wants to see but BSOD in the life of an Windows user is inevitable. Although Microsoft is […]

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Windows 7 – The Successor to Windows Vista

In the days of cool and catchy names (Feisty Fawn, Jaunty Jackalope and Snow Leopard) Microsoft is going back to the basics and has decided to call its next Operating System – Windows 7. Yes, its official now. The successor to Windows Vista will be called Windows 7. That’s how Windows started out. In the […]

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Everything You Wanted To Know About Windows 7

The Windows 7 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) What is Windows 7? Windows 7 is the successor to Windows Vista. When will it be released? Microsoft is aiming for a Jan 2010 release. But, it’s too early to tell for sure. If all is well, then it may even be released in time for 2009 Christmas. […]

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