Find out which other computers are accessing your shared files and folders and what files are they accessing.
The new Microsoft Windows is simpler to use, faster, and beautiful. With Windows, sharing files and printers on your home network is no longer a hassle. The built-in search lets you find documents, pictures, music, eâ€‘mail, and programs instantly.
Learn how you can automatically move your desktop files to relevant folders and thus bring some order to your otherwise cluttered desktop.
Clear Lock is tiny Windows utility that will lock your computer but with a transparent screen.
Learn how you have sticky folders in Windows Explorer so that the most frequently used folder stay on top always.
Meet a better alternative to Windows built-in disk defragmentation utility that lets you defrag individual files and folders on demand.
Windows XP had a useful utility called ScanDisk that would check your hard drive for any bad sectors, damaged files, and other problems.
You computer's boot time depends on the number of apps that load at start-up. Learn how you can make your Windows start-up faster with a simple tweak.
Windows 7 comes in two flavors – there’s the x86 32-bit version and the x64 64-bit version.
As your software inventory increases, it becomes all the more important to prepare a proper record of all your software in one place.
Learn about some free software utilities that will help you fix the most common Windows problems. Compatible with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7.
There are certain files and folders (like the hosts file in Windows System32 folder) that you can only open /edit if you are logged in as the administrator of that computer.
If multiple programs are starting when Windows starts, it can reduce performance. Therefore disable the unused Start-up programs.
This is from the Windows Help file – “Run a program automatically when Windows starts.” If you always open the same programs after starting your computer, such as a web browser or an eâ€‘mail program, you might find it convenient to have them start automatically when you start Windows.
Are you looking for a good puzzle game that anyone in your family can play? Well, you can download Microsoft Tinker for free from Games for Windows Live marketplace.
Has the recycle bin suddenly disappeared from your desktop? Are you unable to start the Registry editor or the task manager because you are not the administrator? Here's a one-click fix to all common Windows problems.
Virtualization tools let you run multiple operating systems on the same computer. This article compares the best virtualization software for Windows including Microsoft Virtual PC, VirtualBox and VMware Player.
Learn how you can easily recover files in Windows Vista that you may have accidentally deleted or modified but now want to undo those changes.
A Disk Defragmenter program helps speed up your system as it will arrange all the fragmented pieces of a file close together. Microsoft offers another free but lesser-known command line utility that lets you have more control over the defragmentation process.