Windows 7

How To Get a Detailed Power Efficiency Report

Do you have a laptop and you want to get more battery life out of it? Do you know that Windows 7 has hidden tool that can examine your laptop’s energy and will provide recommendation on how you can improve it. Well, now you know. Just follow the steps below to get your Power Efficiency Report. Click on Start Menu ... Read More »

Windows 7 Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts primarily purpose is to enhanced our productivity plus it makes us looks cool to friends especially when we can perform uncommon shortcuts ^_^. Windows shortcuts is my part of daily life, I’m glad that Windows 7 implemented new shortcuts. Below is the list of Windows 7 shortcuts. Please hit the comments when you know any shortcuts that are ... Read More »

How to Turn Windows Features on or off in Windows 7

Some Applications have been removed on Windows, they became an optional download. But other applications such as IE8, Media Player, Media Center and DVD Maker are still included. Before, applications are tied into Windows OS especially with Internet Explorer. In previous versions of windows removing those unwanted apps is a pain because you need to uninstall it completely from your ... Read More »

How to Add “Open with Notepad” to the Context Menu on Windows 7

I always like having a  context menu option “Open with Notepad”, it allows me to quickly open up files, see it’s content and sometimes edit it. I find the Open with notepad very useful because the default method of opening unknown files always directs you to a list of known applications which is a pain to deal with. We will ... Read More »

How Create a System Repair Disk in Windows 7 on a USB Drive

I created a article the other day on how you can easily create a system repair disc in Windows 7, this time I will show you how you can  create a Windows 7 system repair disc on a USB drive. This will be very useful if your CD/DVD drive suddenly died on you or just can’t seem to make your ... Read More »

How Create a System Repair Disk in Windows 7

This tutorial will help create a system repair disk in Windows 7.  You can use The Windows System Repair Disk is a bootable disk for troubleshooting your operating system, if you don’t have or lost your Windows installation disc or can’t access the recovery options provided by your computer manufacturer. The repair disk will provide you access System Restore, Startup ... Read More »

How to Show Quick Launch in Windows 7

Ever wonder where did the quick launch go in Windows 7 and how you can access it it just like in previous versions of windows?. The Quick Launch bar is a customizable toolbar that lets you display the Windows desktop or start a program with a single click. You can add buttons to start your favorite programs. The Quick Launch ... Read More »

How to Display Hidden Files and Folders

This tip is for beginners only and for people that don’t know about this tip. I’ve been ask a lot of times on how they can see files or folders that are hidden. So here is a  quick tip on to show those windows hidden files. By default, windows hides important files to keep them from deleted or modified. Remember ... Read More »

How to Change The Default Location For Installing Applications

When you install a certain software or game it normally installs them to the default location of installed programs which is C:\Program Files. Most application installer gives you the option to change the location where you will place the software, but some applications don’t give you the luxury to do that. You may want to change the program installer location ... Read More »

How to Rename Multiple Files at Once

This trick will enable you to rename a series of similar files all at once. This is very useful if you have lots of files especially pictures from a digital camera that has unrecognizable names. Follow this simple procedure to rename several similar files at once without using a special renaming software. Open the folder containing files that you want ... Read More »