Windows 10/8/7

Redisgned Control Panel : Windows 7

Windows 7 integrated search makes it lot easier to find anything from files to control panel items required to change settings etc but if would like to try menu style way to access them, Windows 7 in a Box is an excellent application for you. This application has categorized all Windows settings and applications required for them into one place ...

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Get a test drive of Windows 7 ( Developers and IT Professionals)

If you still have doubt if Windows 7 is ready for development environment or as IT expert you want to be sure if your company needs Windows 7 installation on all machines, here is your chance to grab a Test Drive for the best operating system Microsoft has developed till now. Experience Genuine Windows 7 running live on our servers ...

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How to setup wireless synchronization between Zune and PC

Last week I got my Zune and would be sharing how to configure Zune with Windows 7, Syncing it etc.   Zune has Wireless inbuilt and you should take advantage of it to synchronize songs, pictures, videos and podcast without connecting it through wire. However  since Zune doesn’t have a way you can do it directly from it you will need ...

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Windows 7 has Scheduled Defragmentation

Many of us are using Windows 7 as their primary OS now, and no doubt it is an awesome OS. Recently I came across another awesome feature of this OS; it can’t be said unique as somebody told me that it was there in Windows Vista as well. Windows 7 comes with auto defragmentation feature for the disks. Defragmentation is ...

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How to remove useless pre-installed software from new Windows Machine

Many laptop or desktop vendors when they sell you pre loaded windows machines they also load unnecessary softwares that are mostly not required and chances are you dont even get to know about it unless the machine gets delivered at your door step. PC Decrapifier, like the name says has a list of these software and helps you remove them ...

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Fish Bowl : Microsoft Launches Silverface based Facebook Client

Silverlight 4 is yet to be released but Microsoft has launched a full-blown desktop client for Facebook which is built on Silverface which is built on Silverlight 4. This app not only looks awesome when it comes to user interface but integrates well with Windows 7 Superbar. Here are the snapshots : ( The best I liked was the way ...

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Bring those blinking network activity lights to Windows 7

Remember days of Windows XP ? Ok I know you still have but do you remember those two tiny computer which used to go on and off showing network activity when your computer was connected to lan or any network ?  Yes you got it right, On the system tray! With Windows 7 and Vista those were gone, now you ...

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Drag and Drop Folders to Favorites for Quick Access [Windows 7]

Ability to quickly access the folders buried deep on your local storage is something which can definitely improve you productivity big time while working with files on your computer. We recently posted about Jump To which is nice app. to help you to quickly and easily access your Favorite links, files, and folders, also Windows 7 allows you to create ...

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How to access network files when offline : Windows Sync

Windows 7 has a unique utility called as Sync Center. This program takes care of syncing  and making network files and folders available to you even if the source is offline. The Windows Sync is available in Control Panel > Sync Center. Before you start working lets us understand the concept of Offline Files in terms of Windows Sync Center. ...

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Pushing Open Windows left or right : Windows 7

Just tumbled upon a windows short cut key and wanted to share with you. In case you want to push any of the open active window to left or right us this combination : Win Key + Left / Right . Useful when you want to see something which is right behind it. To bring back to center, just use ...

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Change Icons of Windows 7 Library

Windows 7 Amazing Library feature is one solution if you deal with lot of folders every day and eekp on changing folders to get in there. Though its cool and lets you create new Library also but there si no way ( Yet ) to change the icons which is a great way to differentiate libraries from one another. By ...

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