Lost Windows 7 Install Disc? Create a New One From Scratch

by File in: Windows 7

If you’ve misplaced your Windows 7 install disc, which may be the actual discs that came with your PC or a retail Windows 7 install disc that you bought separately, […]

Fix “Setup is Preparing Your Computer for First Use” on Every Reboot

by File in: Help Desk

Have you ever run into the problem where every time you start up Windows, you get the following message: Setup is preparing your computer for first use This happened to […]

Free Scan WiFi & Channel Scanner Software for Windows

by File in: Tools Review

Looking for a quick way to scan all the WiFi networks in your area and seeing what channels they are running on? What about getting other info like the SSID, […]

Automatically Move, Delete, or Copy Files in Windows

by File in: Reviews, Tools Review

Previously, I had written about a program to automate file management tasks in Windows, but unfortunately, the program was very basic and was last updated in 2005! If you are […]

Fix Black Screen on Windows 10 Laptop with Intel HD Graphics

by File in: Windows 10

If you have been playing around with Windows 10 recently and tried installing it on a laptop that has Intel HD graphics, you may have been surprised when you try […]

Disable the Trackpad/Touchpad on Mac and PC

by File in: How-To

If you like using a mouse to get work done on your Mac or Windows laptop, then you might find it useful to disable the trackpad or touchpad on your […]

Device Association Framework High CPU Usage in Windows 10?

by File in: Windows 10

If you have recently starting using Windows 10, you may have run into an issue where everything starts to run really slow. If you ended up looking at the processes […]

Create a Custom Windows 7 Install Image

by File in: Windows 7

Creating a customized Windows 7 image can be accomplished using a few different methods and Microsoft even supplies some tips for creating unique and custom Windows 7 deployments. However, many […]

Save Web Pages in MHT Format by Default in Internet Explorer

by File in: How-To

So there’s one really annoying thing about the way Internet Explorer works and that’s when you try to save a web page. If you click on Save As, by default […]

Change Default Media Player and Photo Viewer in Windows 8

by File in: Windows 8

I’ve been running Windows 8 for a few weeks now and I recently ran into an issue when trying to play some video files. I take a lot of video […]