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» On screen keyboard
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
On screen keyboard
» Open Windows Exporer in Any Directory you choose
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
This tweak provides a way to start your Windows-Explorer in any Directory that you want it to start.
» Prevent Access to Command Prompt
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
Prevents users from running the interactive command prompt, Cmd.exe.
» Prevent Access to Registry Editing Tools
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Disable the Windows registry editors, Regedit.exe and Regedt32.exe.
» Quick Folders
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
Quick Folders
» Reboot or shut down PC quickly
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
For a one-click method to quickly shut down or reboot your system without the fuss of going through the Start menu, make use of the Shutdown command, a command line utility in XP.
» Regedit stays expanded
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
When I open regedit and expand a folder and open regedit later the folder stays expanded. how can I disable this?
» Remote Administration on XP Pro
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
Complete the steps outlined below to successfully Administer (using WMI) many Remote settings on a Windows XP Pro machine.
» Remove Balloon Tips
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
With this setting, some of this pop-up text is not displayed.
» Remove Control Panel Applets
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Ever want to know how to remove control panel applets?
» Remove Hiberfile to regain Space
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
As default Windows creates a file (c:\hiberfil.sys) to save the complete memory if you hibernate.
» Remove past or current items that have been run in your systray
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
Remove past or current items that have been run in your systray
» Remove the default Image Viewer
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Remove the default Image Viewer
» Remove Users and Shared documents from My Computer
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Remove Users and Shared documents from My Computer
» Removing Accessibilty Options forever
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Removing Accessibilty Options forever
» Removing Service Dependencies
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
This will allow you to disable a service or uninstall it from your system without effecting another service that depends on it
» Rename a group of files or folders
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
To rename a group of files or folders in WinXP
» Report Errors to Microsoft automaticly
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
The error reporting is very handy for Microsoft because it gives them hints how to make things better when making their new os
» Reset folder view
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Sometimes windows XP forgets it's folder view settings
» Saving streamed MP3s for future reference
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated

Sometimes a website allows you only to play an MP3 file, not to save it. In most cases you can save them anyway.

» Scan and repair with OS disc
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Here's a useful tip that may help to correct problems some people might have.
» Search several extentions at once
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
You need to search for files with let say 2 extentions?
» Selectively Remove Control Panel Functions
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
This tweak is useful for uncluttering your Control Panel and removing unused functions
» Sendto Any Folder
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
It has been stated that the sendto any folder option is not available. Well, that's not exactly true.
» Setup Disks for Windows XP
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
For some reason they have not included these very usefull gems, the Setup Disks for Windows XP, for all those that cannot boot from a CD for some reason.
» Sharing and permissions
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
If you want to share with permissions per user
» Shortcut for Run
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Shortcut for Run
» Show desktop without keyboard shortcut
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
Show desktop without keyboard shortcut
» Shutdown PC with extended options
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
This tweak explains alternative ways of shutting down your PC and more options for shutting down.
» Sick of inserting winxp cd when computer asks you to
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Sometimes you are installing something, were as your asked to insert the windows xp cd, and sometimes your just to lazy to get it, or you dont have it at the moment. Well heres something that'll definitely solve that problem...
» Speed sharing up
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Speed sharing up
» Specify the wallpaper on users desktop
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
and prevent users from changing the image or its presentation
» Turn NumLock on at logon
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
NumLock does not toggle on by default (system-wide), even if you have it set in your PC's BIOS, because of XP's multi-user functionality.
» Uninstall xp to the last system you had
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Uninstall xp to the last system you had
» Unlock the Lowest Screen Resolutions and Color Quality
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
For some who have the desire to have screen resolution lower than Windows XP's default 800 x 600 or color quality lower than 16bit.
» User Accounts will not let you change picture
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
When you try to change the picture under the User Accounts section, and this error message comes up "Automation Server Can't Create Object"
» View and modify user folder location
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Microsoft Windows XP uses a lot of folders for each user.  Everything from  "My video" to your personal documents folder.  Below is where you can view the locations of these folders and can change them.
» Wake up to your favorite tunes
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Really easy, yet usefull tip for people who hate the sound of their alarm clock. This tip sets your PC to play your favorite music at a specified time.
» Want to know everything about your system
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Instead of typing systeminfo in a dos box
» Windows Explorer Forgets View Settings
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
By default, Windows Explorer will remember your view settings for 400 views
» winipcfg for Windows XP
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Unrated
Instead of using the command line to display /configure your ip with ipconfig, you can download wntipcfg from microsoft which will give you the same GUI to display / configure your ip as winipcfg.
» Zip files are not folders
By  Super Admin | Published 02/26/2005 | Miscellaneous Page 1 | Rating:
XP treats Zip files like folders