Category: Windows 7

Windows 7 – Ten Newish Executables

Windows 7 – Ten New Executables Plus Twenty Old Favorites 10 New Executables in Windows 7 BcdEdit (Edit Boot.ini) iCacls (Cacls i not L) Powercfg (Hibernate) vssadmin (Shadow Copy) Ctrl +Shift +Enter (Run as administrator) DxConfig (Direct X) MLink (Symbolic Link) Net user administrator activate:yes MSconfig (Changed rather than new) …

Delete Roaming Profile Cache

Delete Roaming Profile Cache Having a roaming profile save time for users who hot-desk.  However, a roaming profile can cause confusion and slow logon when misused.  The killer reason to delete roaming profiles is where you have a ‘Kiosk’ machine with mainly one-off users.  What can happen is that the …

Nexus 7

The Low-down on the Nexus 7 It’s widely thought that one of the reasons the iPad is such an impressive tablet is because Apple controls both the hardware and software. It’s no wonder then that excitement surrounded the news that Google was working with Asus to design a tablet – …

Windows 7 GodMode

Windows 7 GodMode This GodMode tip was kindly sent by Chad Hooper and it works a treat for me.  However, I put GodMode in that pigeon-hole that says; ‘How can you have this much fun without storing up trouble?’.  The idea is that you create a folder called ‘GodMode’, and …