Reset Your Forgotten Windows 7 Password the Easy Way

  • Boot off the Windows disk and select the “Repair your computer” option from the lower left-hand corner.
  • Follow through until you get to the option to open the Command Prompt, which you’ll want to select.
  • irst you’ll want to type in the following command to backup the original sticky keys file:

copy c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe c:\

  • Then you’ll copy the command prompt executable (cmd.exe) over top of the sticky keys executable:

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How To Enable/Disable Fast User Switching In Windows 7, Vista, XP

A single computer is often shared between multiple users, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 makes it easier for users to share a computer using the Fast User Switching feature enabled, it allows more than one user to log on simultaneously at a single computer, for example, if you are currently logged onto a computer, another user can log on to watch movies, without you having to close your open programs and log off. Once the user is finished, you can return to your session where all your programs will still be running.

In Windows 7 / Vista – Method 1: Using Local Group Policy Editor

Click Start, type gpedit.msc in the Start Search or Run dialog box and press Enter.

Now navigate to the following location:
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How to Make your Windows 7 Computer Talk at Start Up

If you are bored with your Windows 7 plain and simple startup sound and message, then this hack will add some spice and fun to your computer! Thanks to a small, little file you will be able to make your Windows 7 talk at startup and greets you with a nice voice, Windows 7 own synthesized voice!

Open your Windows Notepad.
Copy and paste the following text to Windows Notepad:
Dim speaks, speech
speaks=”Hi There! Write here what your Windows 7 will say at startup!”
Set speech=CreateObject(“sapi.spvoice”)
speech.Speak speaks
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How to Show Hidden Files and Folders in Windows

Windows operating systems have got a lot of secrets, more than you think. In fact, there are some files and folders which, by default, are hidden and concealed for security reasons. If you want to be able to see what Windows (XP, Vista and 7) try to take away from your eyes, here is a simple trick for you. Be-aware! These hidden files and folders are invisible for your own safety! So, do not mess up with them!
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How do I remove the Windows.old folder ?

Open Disk Cleanup by clicking the Start button . In the search box, type Disk Cleanup, and then, in the list of results, click Disk Cleanup.

If you’re prompted to choose a drive, click the drive you just installed Windows on, and then click OK.

In the Disk Cleanup dialog box, on the Disk Cleanup tab, click Clean up system files.

If you’re again prompted to choose a drive, click the drive you just installed Windows on, and then click OK.

Select the Previous Windows installation(s) check box, and any other check boxes for the files you want to delete, and then click OK.
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