Windows 7

How to Block or Disable the Browser Choice Screen in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Block or Disable the Browser Choice Screen in Windows 7

Microsoft recently added a browser choice screen to Windows 7 and also other versions in Europe as it was made mandatory to show all the available web browsers and users can install them accordingly. But now if you are happy with using IE8 which is Microsoft’s own browser, you can disable or block the browser(…)

How to Fix USB Device Not Recognized on Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Fix USB Device Not Recognized on Windows 7

Many times when we insert USB drives into the USB port Windows shows up a message that USB is not recognized by Windows 7 as it has malfunctioned. This error can happen if you insert mouse, pen drives, mobile phones or even digital cameras and as a result of this you will not be able(…)

How to Schedule Creating System Restore Point in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Schedule Creating System Restore Point in Windows 7

We have already described how to create a system restore point quickly in Windows 7. It is always good to keep the option of system restore point enabled on your PC as most of the program/Windows update install creates a system restore point automatically. These restore points come handy in case you mess up with(…)

How to Install IIS on Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Install IIS on Windows 7

If you are a .NET developer, one of the first things you would need on Windows 7 is IIS (Internet information Services). It is a set of Internet-based services for servers created by Microsoft for use with Windows. Before you install IIS on Windows 7, make sure that your version supports IIS. To install IIS(…)

5 Useful Desktop Gadgets for Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

5 Useful Desktop Gadgets for Windows 7

Desktop Gadgets in Windows 7 allows you to get quick access to information and files right from your desktop. There are thousands of gadgets available in the Windows Live gallery to chose from for Windows 7. Here we have listed few of the top gadgets. Once installed, these desktop gadgets can be added to desktop(…)

How to Create a Virtual Hard Drive in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Create a Virtual Hard Drive in Windows 7

If you ever wanted to have separate hard drive of different files in your hard disk, then instead of creating separate partitions, you can create virtual hard drive in Windows 7. Creating Virtual hard drives is one of the new features added to Windows 7.  The Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) format is a publicly available(…)

Download Czech Spring Theme for Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Download Czech Spring Theme for Windows 7

One of the areas which Microsoft updates regularly is the personalization gallery for Windows 7. We have covered various themes from Windows 7 personalization gallery like Samsung Winter Sports, Valentine and Year of Tiger, Forza Motorsport 3 Theme Pack. Microsoft has now released a fresh new theme called Czech Spring which brings in beautiful landscapes(…)

Fix Network Problems in Windows 7 with Network Troubleshooter

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Fix Network Problems in Windows 7 with Network Troubleshooter

Whenever you encounter network related problems on your Windows 7, you can always use the Network troubleshooter available in Windows 7 to find and fix issues preventing you from connecting to network. There might be many reasons which might prevent proper network connectivity like IP conflict etc. Network Troubleshooter allows you to identify and fix(…)

Share your Location from Windows 7 with Geosense

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Share your Location from Windows 7 with Geosense

Windows 7 has an in build features of Sensor and Location Platform which can share the current location of your PC using GPS sensor, but sadly none of the OEMs are offering a GPS in the Laptops. Geosense is a free third party tool for Windows 7 which uses WiFi and IP Triangulation to get(…)