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Reopen Accidentally Closed Windows With UndoClose

Most browsers have a feature that lets you reopen recently closed tabs, but Windows 7 doesn’t have an equivalent feature for reopening closed programs and windows. UndoClose adds this feature

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How To Set Multiple Sites As Homepage in Internet Explorer

A quick guide for internet explorer to show you how to set multiple pages to open everytime you go to your browsers homepage

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Cleaning Up Windows 7

Some tips on cleaning up Windows 7 and maintenance to keep your system run faster and quicker than ever

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How To Extract Wallpapers From A Theme

A quick how to showing you the steps needed to extract wallpapers from a Windows 7 theme

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Middle-Click Trick For Windows 7

I’ve been messing around with Windows 7 for a long time now, I’ve written countless guides, how-to’s and covered many little tricks that I’ve discovered. But still, I seem to…

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How To Quickly Restart Explorer.exe From Your Context Menu

What this guide is, is a quicker and easier way to restart the explorer.exe process without having to either restart your computer or follow the method I outlined here a…

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How To Prevent Users From Changing Your ScreenSaver

I’m sure some of you have had your screensaver changed in the past as part of a practical joke. Often this can result in quite embarrassing situations if you’re screensaver has been…

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How To Create A Password Protected Folder In Windows 7

Some people like to go all out with security and encrypt files and folders with such complicated codes that no computer hacker could figure them out. But then there’s also…

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Create A Shortcut To Quickly Lock Your Desktop

This method of creating a shortcut to lock your desktop not only works in Windows 7, but also in Windows Vista and Windows XP I’m sure most of you lock…

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How To Pin A Hard Drive To Your Taskbar

The Task bar in Windows 7 is dead handy, it’s great for accessing folders, files and programs quickly. However, it’s not so easy to quickly access a hard drive from…

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How To Change Then Windows 7 Logon Background

I know many of our readers like to be able to customize their OS, so this little guide will show you how you can change your Windows 7 logon background.…

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How To Restart Explorer.exe When Your Desktop Doesn’t Auto-Refresh

Windows 7 is a great OS, hands down it’s the best I’ve ever used and to date I’ve had no problems with it, until now…… For some reason beyond me,…

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How to Make Desktop Gadgets Invisible in Windows 7

Whether you’re desktop is a jungle of gadgets or you just want them to appear only when you need them, this hack is certainly for you. We’re going to show you how to…

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Customize The Windows 7 Task Switcher

I’m sure you are familiar with the Windows 7 task switcher, which has been around since Windows XP. To access it you simply press Alt+Tab and use them to cycle…

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How To Add Location Awareness To Your PC

We are seeing location awareness features become more prominent in smartphones in recent times. GPS-enabled smartphones make it easy to get directions, weather, and many more location based services since…

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Windows 7 Guides: Windows Media Player 12

We’ve all used it at least one time before…it’s Windows Media Player and it is yet another improved item in Windows 7. Although it is still very similar to previous versions…

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Windows 7 Jump Lists for Improved Access

Access, Access! Whenever you open a program, Windows places its icon on the Taskbar. In Windows Vista access to programs was further improved by allowing the user to add a…

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Windows 7 Tips&Tweaks

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