The 15 Best Windows Tweaks in Windows 7
Many advantageous accoutrement can optimize your computer, now Windows 7 is more common, and actuality are the 15 best windows tweaks that can be acclimated in Windows 7.Let's accept a attending on it.
Attention: the adjustment does not beggarly the antecedent one is the bigger one.
Create a Adjustment to Toggle the Desktop Icons
Sure, you can calmly arch into the desktop ambience card to toggle the icons on or off, but it's a lot simpler to use a hotkey, or stick an figure into the Quick Launch (which you can get aback on Windows 7 with a little trick). This how-to teaches you how to use a little account that toggles the icons for you.
Add Defrag to the Right-Click Menu
Want to be able to bound defrag a drive whenever you want? You can use a little drudge to add the Defragment advantage to the ambience card for anniversary drive. It'll accessible up the command prompt, and alpha the defrag process.
Create Shortcuts to Lock the Screen, Shutdown, Restart
It doesn't amount area Microsoft puts the abeyance buttons, bodies assume to still demand to accept addition way to do it. The acceptable account is that all the aforementioned shortcuts that formed in antecedent versions of Windows will still assignment in Windows 7.
Disable Aero (to Speed Up Some Video Games)
If all you do is use your computer for gaming, you ability not alike affliction about appliance Aero. Personally, I don't apperceive why you'd demand to run Windows 7 or Vista afterwards Aero—but if that's what you want, it's accessible abundant to do.
Mount an ISO
So this one isn't so abundant a abuse as an added allotment of software—but if you do a lot of aberrant being on your PC, you're activity to charge to be able to arise an ISO image. My admired tool, by far, is VirtualCloneDrive—it's aloof the simplest accessible account that you can get. All you charge to do is double-click on an ISO to arise it.
Enable Mapping to Hidden Shares
If you did abundant networking on antecedent versions of Windows, you apparently apperceive about the C$ allotment that gives you admission to the accomplished drive. Sadly, those shares don't assignment aback Vista, at atomic by default. There's a simple abuse that you can do that will re-enable them for business, however.
Disable those Stupid Gadgets
Windows 7 moves the accessories assimilate the desktop, instead of accepting them on a aftereffect like Vista did—but the net aftereffect is the same: it's all pointless! You can calmly attenuate them in Windows 7, aloof like you could in Windows Vista.
Make Windows Log On Automatically
If you are the alone one that is appliance your apparatus at your house, logging on can absolutely be a drag. Thankfully every adaptation of Windows aback consistently has let you do a simple abuse to accomplish it automatically log on for you. Aloof accomplish abiding your aperture is locked.
Add Any Binder To Your Taskbar
Every adaptation of Windows has accustomed you to pin folders to the taskbar, and you can still use this aforementioned ambush in Windows 7. You can accomplish them use alone icons, appearance argument or not, or alike use this ambush to add the Quick Launch binder aback to Windows 7.
use Compatibility Mode
Does your admired XP appliance accept problems alive in Windows 7? You can generally accomplish them assignment anyhow by appliance Compatibility approach to ambush the appliance into cerebration it's active on a antecedent adaptation of Windows. Tip: This absolutely helps back you're aggravating to get a video bold working.
Disable Adjustment Figure Arrows
The Vista Adjustment Overlay Remover still works aloof accomplished in Windows 7, and gets rid of those cruddy adjustment arrows that you absolutely don't charge best of the time. There's lots of added hacks you can use, but this one works absolutely well, and never leaves you with those "black boxes" on your icons.
Stop Losing the Sleep/Shutdown Button to Windows Update
Have you anytime bound clicked the abeyance button, alone to acquisition out that Windows started installing updates and will booty consistently to shut down? You can acquaint Windows to stop hijacking your abeyance button with addition anthology hack.
Stop Windows Update from Automatically Restarting Your PC
I absolutely abhorrence the automated reboot "feature" congenital into Windows Update. In fact, while I was autograph this article, it kicked in and rebooted me (I forgot to administer this abuse on my new laptop). You can consistently briefly attenuate the automated reboot, but there's a anthology drudge that will anticipate it from accident in the aboriginal place.
Enable Remote Desktop
If you are appliance the Pro, Ultimate, or Business versions of Windows, you can use Remote Desktop. It's by far the best way to affix to addition Windows PC, abnormally aback Windows Vista or Windows 7 acquiesce you to do Aero through the session.
Disable Windows Explorer Bang Sounds
The Windows Explorer bang sounds are abundant to drive you crazy afterwards a while. You'd anticipate that the agreement advantage to about-face them off would be a checkbox adage "Stop Annoying Me", but that's aloof not the case. Perhaps your admired abuse doesn't in the list.Welcom to abide your admired twea on pc