Windows 8 Transformation Pack – Convert Windows XP, Windows 7 Into Windows 8

I tried out Windows 8 preview and consumer version and found it quite amazing. I had to go back to Windows 7 as Windows 8 was making my processor heat-up for no apparent reason (Basically it is a driver problem, but I don’t think they are going to fix it). One of the most beautiful … Read moreWindows 8 Transformation Pack – Convert Windows XP, Windows 7 Into Windows 8

Top 5 Screen Capture Softwares for Windows

There has been a rise in the demand for Screen Capture softwares by Windows users, ever since softwares like Skitch have made lives easier for Mac users. Although Skitch itself is not available for Windows, there are a number of other screen capture softwares that let users take screenshots of their screens and perform various … Read moreTop 5 Screen Capture Softwares for Windows

How to Remove Pre-Installed Games in Windows 7

Windows 7 comes with many pre-installed games such as Chess Titans, Minesweeper, Solitaire etc. and I must admit I love playing these games occasionally. However they take up valuable space on the hard drives and if these games do not match your tastes there’s no point in having them installed. It’s better for you to … Read moreHow to Remove Pre-Installed Games in Windows 7

How to Remove Skype Icon from Windows 7 Taskbar

Skype is one uncrowned winner of VoIP and video calling softwares. It’s so great that most people stay online on Skype everything. The only thing that annoys (sometimes) is that, its icon doesn’t disappear from taskbar even when we minimize it to tray. There is no big trick, its an in-built function. It runs with … Read moreHow to Remove Skype Icon from Windows 7 Taskbar

Best Photo Management Softwares for Windows

Photo Management softwares have become an integral part of photography since they not only help people organize and share photos, but also save a lot of manual labour involved in managing and browsing through our entire collection of photos. These free softwares allow us to manage & edit our photos using a variety of advanced … Read moreBest Photo Management Softwares for Windows

How to Disable Auto Sleep Mode in Windows 7

Many Windows 7 users are annoyed with the default Auto Sleep mode in which the system automatically goes into sleep (standby) mode after 10 minutes. Though the feature can be quite useful at times, it is particularly annoying when someone starts downloading a large file which might take a long time to download and the … Read moreHow to Disable Auto Sleep Mode in Windows 7

[How To] Hide Control Panel from Start Menu in Windows 7

Though the Start menu in Windows 7 provides a handy shortcut to quickly open up the Control Panel when we need to change any setting, at times it can also lead to unwanted repercussions in case other users (children, colleagues etc.) make unwanted changes in the default settings. If you would like to hide Control Panel from Start menu … Read more[How To] Hide Control Panel from Start Menu in Windows 7

How to View Hidden Files, Folders and Drives in Windows 7

Though viewing the hidden files in Windows 7 is quite simple, most users do not know how to open the Folder options, which is the reason why they are unable to change various options related to folders, such as viewing hidden files etc. Here is a simple tutorial to show you exactly how to do … Read moreHow to View Hidden Files, Folders and Drives in Windows 7

Fix Recycle Bin Icon Does Not Refresh Automatically in Windows 7

Are you frustrated with the Recycle Bin icon in Windows 7 not refreshing automatically when you empty your recycle bin? If yes, then this tutorial will help you fix the problem and make the Recycle Bin icon automatically refresh upon emptying it. Here are the steps you need to follow: 1. Right-click on the desktop … Read moreFix Recycle Bin Icon Does Not Refresh Automatically in Windows 7

How to Remove Programs From Startup in Windows 7

Since Startup programs in Windows 7 are saved in a specific folder in your hard drive, you can easily add or delete them by modifying the contents of the folder. If you are annoyed with some programs automatically starting when you log on to Windows, or if you want to add some programs to the … Read moreHow to Remove Programs From Startup in Windows 7

How to Repair Corrupt Master Boot Record (MBR) on Windows 7

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Self-Help Guide to Repair MBR (Master Boot Record) on Windows 7. Sometimes one can corrupt their Windows’ (Master Boot Record) without even knowing, it can happen by anything a corrupted Flash drive, a new software that you installed or even rebooting your PC more than a particular number of times. Windows Operating system is nothing … Read moreHow to Repair Corrupt Master Boot Record (MBR) on Windows 7