Windows 7

How to Create a System Repair Disc in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Create a System Repair Disc in Windows 7

Once you have installed Windows 7, its always good to have a system repair disk so that if you mess up with any configuration, you can use the disk to repair. If you have the Windows 7 boot disc, then repair disk may not be needed. But still it is always good to have a(…)

Aero Peek in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Aero Peek in Windows 7

Aero Peek is a newly introduced feature in Windows 7. As the name indicates, you can peek into the desktop if you have lots of Windows open. With this feature, you can quickly have a look at the desktop without having to minimize any of the windows you were working with. What this feature does(…)

How to Resize Disk Partition in Windows 7

Posted by on November 28, 2011

How to Resize Disk Partition in Windows 7

Similar to Windows Vista, Windows 7 also has the option to resize partitions, this means you can shrink or extend partitions. The Disk Management in built utility is able to do the job of shrinking and expanding partitions and it does not require any 3rd party utilities. To manage your partitions, open Control Panel and(…)

How to Turn On/Off Features in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Turn On/Off Features in Windows 7

Windows 7 has many in build features for Tablet PC and other services like IIS, XPS viewer, Desktop gadgets,  etc. These features can be turned off or on based on your requirements. It is also possible to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7. These features are not available in the installed programs list, but(…)

Tweak Windows 7 with WinBubbles Lite 2009

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Tweak Windows 7 with WinBubbles Lite 2009

WinBubbles, a free tweaking program for Windows Vista, has now released a new lite 2009 version which supports Windows 7. The program has updated and can be used for tweaking Windows 7 including the OEM and Owner information. Apart from this the tweaker can also apply restrictions on your Windows 7 machines, add options to(…)

How to Link Online IDs with Windows 7 User Account

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Link Online IDs with Windows 7 User Account

If you have a Windows Live Online ID, then you can link it with your Windows 7 user ID. Using the Sign-in Assistant that is provided by the online ID, it helps a Windows 7 application running on one computer identify and communicate with other computers that are associated with the same Windows Live ID.(…)

How to Increase the Font Size in Windows 7 Permanently

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Increase the Font Size in Windows 7 Permanently

Although the screen font size in Windows 7 is good enough to read content, you can always increase the text size using the magnifier available in Windows. But if you are looking to change the font size permanently, then Windows 7 provides option to change it. The display settings offer 3 different font sizes, default(…)

How to Install and Configure XP Mode in Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

How to Install and Configure XP Mode in Windows 7

We have already covered in detail the configuration and set ups needed to enable the XP mode in Windows 7. Now we will discuss in detail how to download, install and configure the XP mode on Windows 7. First step in the installation process is to download Windows XP Mode Beta and also the Windows(…)

Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor Checks if PC can Run Windows 7

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor Checks if PC can Run Windows 7

Most of the people installing Windows 7 are upgrading from Windows XP. There might be some compatibility issues when upgrading from Windows XP. If you are upgrading from Windows Vista, then your PC is compatible. Microsoft is offering a tool that can be used to determine if a PC is able to run Windows 7–(…)

Windows 7 Transformation Pack for Windows XP

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Windows 7 Transformation Pack for Windows XP

Now that Windows 7 RC is released, we have some transformation packs for Windows 7 which can convert your XP based PC to the look and feel of Windows 7. Previously we had covered about Seven Remix XP, another transformation pack which was designed to improve the GUI of Windows XP. The Seven Transformation Pack,(…)