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free eBook, Setting up and Configuring a New PC

It’s Christmas, that traditional time of high PC sales when people give and receive new computers.  To mark the occasion I’ve written a short eBook on how to set up…

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Windows 8 Special Tools – Refresh your computer

The new tool, Refresh and Reset. allows you to completely re-store Windows 8 Developer Preview to its original state including all your files.

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How To Switch Users With 1 Click

Windows 7 How To: Switch users with just a single click thanks to this handy little shortcut. It will save you from going to the start menu, shut down options, then choosing log off

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A Hidden Gem – Windows 7 Magnifier Shortcuts and Features

Today I discovered the Windows 7 magnifier for the first time and I’ve put together a list of keyboard shortcuts and features that it does. It’s incredibly handy

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How To Get Windows 8 Explorer Ribbon On Windows 7

One of the new features that’s been introduced in the Windows 8 Developer Preview is a new ribbon interface in Windows Explorer , this guide will show you how to get it on windows 7

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Stop Windows From Adding “Shortcut” To Your Shortcuts

This little registry hack will change the setting the causes Windows to add “shortcut” after every new shortcut that you create in Windows. It will also save you time from manually renaming all those shortcuts you’ve created over the years

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MetroIE Lets You Bring Metro Internet Explorer to Windows 7

You can now bring Windows 8′s Metro Internet Explorer browser over to your Windows 7 PC in just a few short steps.

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RadioPI – Another Good Tool for Accessing Internet Radio

Internet radio stations abound providing all types of musical genre. In my search for another Internet Radio tool I came across one called RadioPI.

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Whose Computer is it!

While many of these freeware applications appear to have great potential, say an Internet Radio Player or something else, you are well-advised to keep your wits about you when installing the program to make sure you only let in what you want.

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340 million PC Browsers are out of date

Bringing down botnets, as Microsoft has been successful this year, underscores how important it is to keep your security elements up to date. This is why the amazing announcement by…

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The Why and Wherefore of Anti-virus Programs

We all know how important it is to have an anti-virus program on our computer to catch viruses, malware, prevent identification theft and so on.

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Internet Radio on Your Computer – Part 2

I wonder how many other users of Windows 7 know about and use Windows Media Player to listen to live audio streams from Internet Radio Stations?

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Working with Dragon 11.0 – Part 2

Two important features of Dragon are its relocatable DragonBar and the interactive Dragon Sidebar. Both play an important part.

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Windows7News editor’s videos go live on official Microsoft support website

Just to show how seriously Microsoft takes us here at Everything-Microsoft.com (and our sister sites), they have selected five of my Windows 7 Troubleshooting videos to appear on the official…

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Ways you can Speed Up Your Computer!

There’s nothing more frustating than working with a slow, disorganized computer ! It is a common problem for many of us.

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Introducing Fast Duplicate File Finder (Part 2)

Once Fast Duplicate File Finder locates the duplicated files your options are delete or play it safe and move them to another location.

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Introducing Fast Duplicate File Finder (Part 1)

Is your computer becoming cluttered with duplicated files scattered here and there across your folders?
Well, here’s an answer to the problem!
Download and install Fast Duplicate File Finder and it is FREEWARE.

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Duplicate File Clutter – How Do You Deal with It!

Is your computer running slow, maybe the cause of the problem is file clutter!

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