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Windows security center marks bit defender as disabled

Sometimes you might see an alert from-


Windows 7 Some library features are unavailable due to unsupported library locations using network drive

I like Windows 7. It’s so much faster than Vista and improved functionality over Windows XP. I even like the libraries functionality of being up to include various folders in a frequently accessed section. One problem with libraries in is using on a domain you are required to enable off-line folders and cache all of […]


Thumbnails not showing in explorer in Windows Vista or 2008 server

If you are having and issue in that you are only seeing icons instead of thumbnail pictures in windows explorer, go to Organize -> Folder and Search Options Go to the view tab and remove the check box for Always show icons, never thumbnails.


Turn User Account Control UAC on or off

User Account Control (UAC) can help you prevent unauthorized changes to your computer. It works by prompting you for permission when a task requires administrative rights, such as installing software or changing settings that affect other users. I just find this agravating and turn it off every time. If I’ve asked the computer to do […]


Windows 2008 and Vista Service pack 2 SP2 is available to download

Go to this Microsoft page to download the 32 bit version of the-


Cannot open internet explorer 8 on vista

I just ran up a new Vista notebook. After running updates which loaded Internet explorer 8, it would not open at all.-


Deleting profiles in Vista

The right way and the wrong way of deleting user profiles from a machine. Whenever a user logs onto a Windows computer, a user profile folder is created for that user under C:\Documents and Settings. If you want to delete any of these user profiles, don