As everybody knows that Beta version of Windows 7 has already expired on August 1, 2009. After that Release Candidate of Windows 7 was released and everyone was free to download, install and use it for a specific period of time. I hope everyone using Windows 7 RC remembers the expiry date of Windows 7 […]
A new vulnerability has been found in User Account Control feature of Windows 7 and Windows Vista. This still unpatched vulnerability could be used by hackers to bypass the UAC feature which was introduced in Windows Vista back in 2007. UAC is a feature that displays prompts before any unknown file tries to execute. Now […]
There have been some news about the release of Microsoft’s new Operating System dubbed as Windows 8. Although Windows 8 has not been released yet but it’s transformation pack is available for download and transform your current Windows Vista into Windows 8.
Offline Files is a great feature in Windows. If you are a network user, you can store the network shared files locally so that you can view the files when you’re not connected to the network. This feature is particularly useful in a networked office environment.
Changing or replacing Windows System Files is a difficult task especially in Windows 7. It requires administrative privileges in order to replace or change the system files in Windows 7. Even if you have administrative privileges, it’s not always possible to replace files as they’re in use and require the system to be restarted in […]
If you’re using Windows 7 then most probably you’ll be using Windows Media Player 12. WMP 12 can play DVDs. The problem arises when you want to enable the subtitles in Media Player 12 when playing a DVD. The subtitles begin flickering during movie playback.
Although power settings in Windows are quite simple and easy to manage but there are many things that are not included in the default Windows power settings. For example I can’t schedule when the system should hibernate itself and when it should wake up or if the internet or network is working, the PC should […]
There are a few methods to delete files from the computer. In Windows, we can hit the delete button or right click any folder or file and select delete to delete the file or folder. By default, this will take the file to the recycle bin and then we can empty the recycle bin to […]
A new worm has been discovered which propagates by inserting a link to a malicious website into the instant messages in many instant messengers and social networks including Messenger 2009. The malicious website in turn downloads the worm into the system infecting it and propagates into other contacts.
Microsoft has just rolled out a Release Candidate (RC) or Windows Service Pack 1. I have already given direct download links to Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RC. I have also given complete list of hotfixes and updates included in Windows 7 SP1. The only problem with Service Pack 1 installation is its expiration. I […]