Windows 7

How To Uninstall Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) In Windows 7

A couple of hours back, Microsoft made available for download the Developer Preview version of its upcoming Internet Explorer 11 to Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Internet Explorer 11, which was previously available only for Windows 8.1 users, offers new features and improvements. Internet Explorer 11 not only …

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Create Portable Windows 7 USB Using VHD W7 Compact

Windows To Go is a fantastic feature introduced with Windows 8 operating system to enable users install and carry Windows 8 on a USB drive. Officially available in Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise edition, it requires a minimum of 32GB mass storage device such as USB flash drive in order to prepare …

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How To Create Windows 7 Repair USB Drive

Creating a Windows 7 repair disc is fairly simple and can be prepared in a couple of minutes without the help of third-party software. For those who are new to Windows 7 and haven’t heard about repair disc, it lets you resolve various Windows 7 installation issues without having to …

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Two Ways To Create Windows 7 Live USB Drive

Gone are the days of installing Windows from DVD drives. These days, most PC users use USB flash drives to clean-install Windows operating system and many of them even prefer creating live Windows USB drives. Installing Windows on a USB flash drive has many benefits. The major benefit is that …

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How To Disable The Snap View Feature In Windows 8.1

Aero Snap, Aero Peek and Aero Shake are the three nice features introduced first with Windows 7 operating system. The Snap feature, which is present in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 as well, allows you work on two programs side-by-side by showing two windows side-by-side on the same screen. The …

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How To Disable Alt+Tab Preview In Windows 7

Alt+Tab is a handy feature exist in all recent versions of Windows operating system. The feature, as most of us know, lets users quickly switch between running applications without having to click the application icon on the taskbar. With default settings, in Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, Enterprise and Ultimate …

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Top 4 Logon Screen Changers For Windows 7

Logon screen is present in Windows operating system for decades and has evolved with each version of Windows. In prior versions of Windows 7, in Windows XP and Vista, changing the logon screen was a tedious task without the help of third-party tools. In Windows 7, it’s possible to set …

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How To Set Animated GIF As Desktop Background In Windows 7

It’s amazingly easy to set a beautiful picture as wallpaper in Windows operating system. The task can be accomplished by right-clicking on the picture file and then clicking Set as desktop background option. Even though setting non-animated pictures as wallpaper is a simple task, Windows doesn’t support using animated picture …

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Remove Upgrade To Windows 10 Message From Windows 7/8

Thousands of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users are seeing Reserve your Windows 10 upgrade today desktop notification for the last couple of hours. The alert helps Windows 7, and Windows 8.1 users register for the free Windows 10 upgrade offer, but one will be able to upgrade to Windows …

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How To Clear The Windows Memory Cache

Rather than running software directly from your hard drive, Windows temporarily stores some of the related data in your system memory. This gives you the benefit of speed—switching back to your software is quicker, because it’s much quicker to access data in your system memory than on your hard drive. …

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How To Use Microsoft To-Do On Windows 7

It’s been close to a week since Microsoft released To-Do app for Windows 10, iPhone and Android. For the uninitiated, To-Do is a free task management app from Microsoft. Microsoft To-Do app is being developed by the team behind Wunderlist which Microsoft acquired back in 2015. Since the team behind …

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Turn On or Off Audio Enhancements In Windows 10

PC users who are not happy with the audio quality on their PCs can turn on audio enhancements to improve the sound quality. Depending on your PC’s sound card, you might get one or more audio enhancements. Most cards offer bass boost, virtual surround, room correction and loudness equalization enhancements. …

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Can I Use Windows 7 After January 14, 2020?

In less than a month from now, Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will not release any kind of updates for Windows 7. Although Windows 10 has been around for close to four years, Windows 7 (which was released about ten years ago on October …

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