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Jun
16

How to Customize Mouse Pointer

In Windows 7 you can customize your mouse pointer. To learn just follow these steps

 

Step 1: Click on Start button and then Control Panel

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Apr
17

Show, Hide and Resize Desktop Icons in Windows 7

Desktop icons are the shortcuts to give quick access to the Windows user. In this tutorial you will see the steps to show, Hide and Resize the desktop icons. It all depends which action you perform to manage the desktop icons.

Show Icons in Windows 7

 

Step 1

Right Click on blank area of desktop

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Apr
17

How to Add or Delete Desktop Icons in Windows 7

Desktop icons represent the programs, locations, files and folders. You can add or remove the icon from the desktop; icon can be shortcut or actual file. Most of the icons of desktop are shortcut but can also save files and folders on the desktop.

The icon with arrow sign represent shortcut.

Example of file saved on the desktop

How to add shortcut icon of program, file, folder and other on the desktop

 

Right click on the file. Folder or program > Point mouse pointer on “Send to” in the Menu > Click on “Desktop (create shortcut)”

Now you can see the shortcut icon appears on the desktop.

How to delete an icon from the desktop

 

Right click on icon > Menu Appears > click on delete

Apr
17

How to Adjust Screen Resolution in Windows 7

In this tutorial I will teach the steps to adjust or modify the screen resolution in Windows 7. Normally Windows 7 works well with higher resolution but you can keep the resolution as per your requirements or preference.

STEP 1

Start Menu > Control Panel

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Apr
17

How to Enable or Disable Transparency in Windows 7

In this Windows 7 tutorial I will show the steps to enable and disable transparency in Windows 7 taskbar, Start Menu and border color. Please note that the transparency feature is enabling by default in Windows 7.

STEP 1

Go to Start > Control Panel

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Apr
17

How to minimize all the programs at Once to View the Desktop in Windows 7

Due to the multitasking nature of operating systems, users open multiple programs at a time. Minimizing each program at a time is cumbersome and time taking activity. In Windows 7 you can minimize all the open windows and programs at once by using the show desktop feature. In this tutorial I will show the steps to minimize all the programs in one go to make it easy for user to access the desktop in a speedy way.

Method 1 – Minimize all the open programs at once using the mouse.

Click the “Show Desktop” button in the end of the notification area or right side end of taskbar to minimize all the open programs as shown below in the snapshot.

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Jul
10

Add the Recycle Bin to Taskbar in Windows 7

This tutorial will help you to access the Recycle Bin from the Task bar. For this, shortcut will be added to the task bar.

Step 1

Right click any where in Desktop, and select shortcut option. A create shortcut window will appear.

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Jul
10

Personalize the Windows Command Prompt

This tutorial will help you to personalize Command line interfaces. By default, Windows Command Prompt is white text on a black background, if you want to add some color and change the font style &  size, follow the below steps.

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May
3

How to Change Themes in Windows 7

Themes adds beauty to your operating system,this topic will allow user to change, create, and modify themes for window 7. Following step can be followed

Step by Step

Step 1

Right click anywhere on the desktop and click Personalize option

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Mar
20

How To Change Font Size In Windows 7

In windows 7 there is an option from where you can set font size using this option, following are the steps.

Step by Step Configuration

Step-1

Firstly, Click on Start button and then in search program and file option type “Control Panel” without double cod and then press Enter.

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