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Get an XP-Style “All Programs” Popup Menu in Windows 7 and Vista

by File in: Featured Posts, Windows 7

The All Programs link on the Start menu in Windows XP brings up a popup menu containing all installed programs. This feature was changed in Windows 7 and Vista. The All Programs link on the Start menu brings up the list of installed programs directly on the Start menu. We found a tool, called Start […]

Change or Remove Headers and Footers When Printing in Internet Explorer 8 or 9

by File in: Featured Posts, Windows XP Tips

By default, when you print a web page in Internet Explorer, a header containing the page title and the page number and total number of pages and a footer containing the URL of the page and the date is added to the printed web page. The header and footer can be easily customized or removed […]

Try out ChromeOS/ChromiumOS Without Installing It

by File in: Featured Posts, How-To

If you’ve been wanting to try out ChromeOS, the new operating system from Google, but weren’t lucky enough to get in on their free laptop giveaway, don’t worry, you can, thanks to a user named Hexxeh.  Hexxeh has taken the source code – called ChromiumOS – and builds it nightly, so you can always download […]

Add the Windows 8 Taskbar User Picture Tile to Windows 7

by File in: Featured Posts, Windows 7

Microsoft is updating the Taskbar in the upcoming Windows 8 operating system to include a small user picture tile in the notification area of the Taskbar. When you click the user picture tile, a popup menu displays which user is currently logged in and provides quick access to your user account settings directly from the […]

Use MSStyles to Theme Wine Applications In Linux

by File in: Featured Posts, Linux Tips

If you’re a new, or even experienced Linux user, chances are pretty good that no matter how hard you try, there is always that one Windows program you need.  Maybe it’s for work.  Often a business will mandate a certain format for documents, and no matter how good it is, or how comfortable you might […]