Category: Computer Tips and Tricks

Restricting Access to Programs with AppLocker in Windows7

December 10, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

AppLocker- a new feature of Windows7 is the best solution for people, who share their computer with other users and do not want them to access any application from your computer. This feature allows such users to restrict access from...

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Add Run as Administrator to Any File Type in Windows 7

December 5, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

Many a times we come across zipped files and folders owing to their large file size. In that case we need to unzip the file for opening and accessing it. In Windows 7, when we try to unzip a file...

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BitLocker To Go Encrypts Portable Flash Drives in Windows 7

December 5, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

Initially, BitLocker was introduced in Windows Vista that would only encrypt the root operating system drive. With advancement in the technology, Windows Vista BitLocker functionality was extended for encrypting other drives or volumes also. In Windows 7, BitLocker has become...

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Change the way files to be shared in a Homegroup – Windows 7

December 5, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

A Homegroup created in Windows 7 makes file document sharing and printer sharing, an easy task within your home network. Once in a Homegroup, you can share pictures, music, videos, documents, and printers with other people in the same Homegroup....

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How to create a Keyboard Shortcut to access hidden Desktop icons and files?

December 5, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

Keeping icons and essential files on desktop is very common habit of computer users. But with passing time, these icons and files increase and make the desktop messy, so regular cleaning of desktop is must. Idea of cleaning the desktop...

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How to fix Account Control Gadget Conflict in Windows 7?

December 5, 2009 Computer Tips and Tricks

Windows 7, the latest operating system, has eliminated the Windows Sidebar and placed the gadgets directly on to the desktop. In the beta version of Windows 7, eight default gadgets will get installed on installing Windows 7 operating system: Calendar,...

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