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Add animation to Windows 7 Start Menu

Windows 7 start menu is probably has the best and the most useful GUI till any Windows version we had seen till now. Now if you would like to add some more of effect , Start Menu Animator does this job for you. See the Image below : Adding this animation delays the display of Start Menu so if if ...

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One click restore point creator : Quick Restore Maker

The Windows Club has released a handy application for people who are lazy enough to create restore points which can be used to restore in case the computer crashes. Quick Restore Maker creates restore point as soon as you launch it. It works for both Windows 7 and Windows Vista. You can download it from here. This application is developed ...

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Steven Sinofsky unlocks more Windows 7 God Modes

We had been talking about God Mode which lists down all the items in Windows Control Panel and now we hear from CNET that there are more God Modes as said by Steven Sinofsky, Windows division president, on an Email Interview. Here is the list of strings which you can use directly as “Foldername.string” {00C6D95F-329C-409a-81D7-C46C66EA7F33} — Default Location. {0142e4d0-fb7a-11dc-ba4a-000ffe7ab428} — ...

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Windows 7 God mode gets you all control panel items on one place

This is something extraordinary and very useful for power user, In Windows 7 you can create a special control panel item which lists all the control items in one place. So next time you are looking for something in control just open this and search. Here is how you should set the God Mode: Create a new folder anywhere. Rename ...

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Take ownership of Files and Folders in Windows 7

Right from the Server editions Windows has special feature called as Take Ownership ( More here ) which allows Administrators to take control over files and folders when required. Windows 7 is very advanced when compared to earlier editions of Windows, in fact with so many features for admins there is lot one can do. The same feature of Take ...

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Power Plan 7 extends Windows 7 power saving features

Though Windows 7 performance on battery has been measured best when compared to earlier version of Windows but still you will need to make sure you don’t waste too much of it else you wont have any when you need it. Windows 7 power scheme can be changed by just clicking on the battery but to change advanced option you ...

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Add network and un-indexed folders to Windows 7 libraries

Windows 7 libraries is one of the best features of Windows 7 which helps you in organizing lot of data in one place, this definitely helps you when you deal with lot of files and folders everyday. Though you can add any folder here but Windows 7 restricts adding any folder to Libraries which is not indexed and if you ...

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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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