Tag Archives: Windows 7

2013
10
Sep
Set Outlook 2003 as default e-mail ...

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Trying to set Outlook 2003 as default e-mail client in Windows 7 but in Control Panel > Default Programs  > Set your default programs – the Microsoft Outlook 2003 can’t be found in programs list. There are several solutions outhere but none works as expected. Soluti0n 2 – no effect / not working: Reinstall Microsoft […]

2012
23
Dec
Windows 7 BSOD – An attempt was ...

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The Windows 7 BSOD occurred with the error message [ An attempt was made to write to read-only memory ]. In this case the full report shows the following: An attempt was made to write to read-only memory. The error code is 0x000000BE (0xFFFFF8800657FC9C, 0x0000000138789121, 0xFFFFF880009A9180, 0x000000000000000B) The debugging procedure first, should include hardware tests, […]

2012
26
Apr
How to change default text editor ...

Is not that i don’t like Windows default text editor (notepad.exe), but there are better editors. So, to change default text editor for edit command at right click on file we need to edit one line with Windows Registry Editor. Tested with Windows XP and Windows 7. click the Start button > click Run > […]

2011
08
Sep
Windows 7 Starter – Personalizat ...

Seen that Windows 7 Starter has no Personalization Panel we must improvise: Add / Remove System Icons on dektop: Start > Search > type [show or hide common icons on the desktop] Display / Screen Saver / Resolution / etc: Start > Control Panel > All Control Panel Items > Display

2011
27
Jun
How to disable – File Security W ...

Opening executable files from network even if is Local Area (Trusted Network) you get annoying [Open file – Security warning]. This message can be ovoid using following procedure: Start > Run > type [gpedit.msc] to open [Local Group Policy Editor] Local Group Policy Editor > User Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Compoenents > Attachment Manager open […]

2011
02
Mar
How to create a bootable Windows 7 ...

Below procedure describes how you can make bootable USB flash install disk. Was tested and works just fine for Windows 7 operating system. Requirements: – USB BOOT – check your mainboard BIOS for support – USB flash drive – DVD disk with Windows 7 Steps: beware the USB flash will be wiped-out so is recommended […]

2010
30
Jan
How to disable thumbs.db under Win ...

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To disable thumbs.db under Windows 7 follow the steps: log on Windows 7 as Administrator or with administrative privileges to open the local Group Policy object, click Start, click Run, type gpedit.msc, and then click OK expand the User Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Explorer (picture) on right pane of the […]

2010
28
Jan
How to activate administrator acco ...

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How to activate Administrator account under Windows 7. First step is to check if the Administrator account is shown in Control Panel > All Control Panel Items > User Accounts > Manage another account. By default Administrator account is suppressed. So, to make it visible you need to run following command: Start > Run to […]