[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 […]

How to Disable Error Reporting in Windows XP

In Windows XP it is quite common for a program to crash and then the error reporting pop-up shows up. It advises us to send an error report to Microsoft in an attempt to notify Microsoft about the problem. However this service can be highly annoying, especially if we are working on something important. If […]

Turn Off “Your computer might be at risk” Message in Windows XP

After upgrading to Windows XP SP2, I constantly used to get a pop-up message informing me that my computer might be at risk since an Antivirus software is not installed. I don’t get the point to show the message again and again. I mean, we know we haven’t installed any Antivirus software, why does it […]

[How To] Convert a Powerpoint 2010 PPT to Video

So you’ve created an impressive Powerpoint 2010 presentation and would like to upload it on video sharing sites like YouTube, Metacafe etc. Or may be you want to play your presentation on a computer that doesn’t have Microsoft Office 2010 installed in it. Whatever the case may be, with the help of this tutorial you […]

How to Remove Files Permanently Without Moving Them to Recycle Bin

Generally when we delete files from our computer they move to the Recycle Bin and unless we remove them from the Recycle Bin, they don’t free up the space occupied by them in the hard drive. So how do we delete files permanently from our computer without having them move to the Recycle Bin? In […]

How to Resize Recycle Bin in Windows

Though there are a number of ways to save more space on your hard drives, most of us are not aware of of them. One of the unconventional methods of saving space which very few of us have heard about is resize recycle bin in Windows. By default Windows XP reserves 10% of your hard […]

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 7

Godmodes are shortcuts to various system settings.Godmodes give you control of your system with a handy way to access various control settings from one place.

How to Enable/Disable Task Manager in Windows

Task manager is a powerful Windows tool for managing system services, processes, monitoring system activity and starting or closing applications. It is basically extended version of run box and it comes very handy to operate within Windows system. That’s way many system administrators prefer to disable task manager on public computers to restrict access to […]