Windows 7 File Transfer Speed over Gigabit is slow?

I've got windows 7 pro running on my file server and my main desktop. Each has a gigabit network connection and I'm...

What is the hidden, system Config.msi folder??

I just discovered a folder called Config.msi on my D drive. It is a hidden system folder that I had to change the se...

How can I create a 64-bit Windows 7 USB installer in a 32-bit environment??

I have a 64-bit capable machine but accidentally installed a 32-bit version of Windows 7. I have the 64-bit ISO and...

OneDrive and Office 2013 integration — what is this and how to disable it??

Recently I was forced to reinstall my OneDrive client and currently I'm using OneDrive 2016 (17.3.6798.0207) and Off...

Can I increase the sound volume in my computer (Windows 7) beyond the volume control??

Can I increase the sound volume in my computer beyond the volume control without additional hardware or speakers? I...

Can’t connect to a Sony SmartWatch 3 via USB in Windows 7?

My Sony SmartWatch3 is shown in device manager (Windows 7, 64bit) as device without driver and the system can’t fi...

Finding which jars contain a file?

With Windows XP, I recall being able to using Windows Search to find which jars in a dir contain a specific class fi...

A putty shortcut that automatically launches a profile??

How can I create a putty shortcut that automatically launches a profile, so I can dial into a specific computer with...

Windows 7 shuts down on startup?

I've got a problem with a Win7 machine that up until now has been very reliable. During the boot it will just power...

Windows 7 remote session not responding, restart remotely??

I have a Windows 7 desktop that I login to remotely. Something happened and one of the programs froze, and caused th...

OEM Product Key from Product ID??

I re-installed my Windows 7 installation and I am being asked for the Product Key. But alas, stupid me, I had jotted...

How can I stop/start a java application from the command prompt??

I've got a Java application, that I startup from the command prompt using a .bat file, contents look as follows : ...

Wallpaper slideshow not available in Windows 7 Home Basic?

I have Windows 7 Home Basic. I want to set up wallpaper slideshow (when desktop background images change every X sec...

Changing desktop background picture from stretch on Windows 7?

I have a brand new Windows 7 laptop, I've changed the desktop background picture using the "personalization" item of...

What is a preactivated version of Windows 7 (Ultimate)??

I have a Toshiba laptop with Windows Vista Home Premium installed. And I'm considering an online upgrade purchase of...