How to Lock Keyboard and Mouse

There may be several reasons for you to lock your Keyboard and Mouse. One of them may be to protect your computer from toddlers pressing your keyboard or mouse. You cannot disable mouse and keyboard or certain specific functions easily. So the question is ‘how to lock keyboard and mouse?’

How to Turn Off Audit Mode in Windows 7

I’m not sure if you’re familiar with the Audit mode in Windows 7. Well, if you aren’t then it enables OEMs to customize a Windows installation before shipping the computer to an end-user. They can install applications, add device drivers, run scripts, and test the validity of a Windows installation. It is a networked-enabled environment that does not require settings in Windows Welcome to be applied. Hence you don’t need to go through Windows Welcome after installation. If you boot into audit mode, you’ll get into Windows faster and save lot of time as well.

How to Hide Drives in Windows 7

You may want to prevent others from accessing certain drives in your computer or you may also want to protect windows files on C Drive. There may be several other reasons as well for you to hide drives. So the question arises how to hide drives temporarily? Today, I’ll show you how to hide drives on Windows 7.

Download Windows 7 Icons for XP, Vista

Windows 7 Icons are simply amazing. Today, I came across a Windows 7 Icons pack for Windows Vista and XP users developed by a user with the name- NhatPG from deviantart. These icons are ideal for those who don’t want to migrate to Windows 7 and would like to spice up their Windows Vista or XP look to match with Windows 7. Well, apart from this icon set I have also listed some other wonderful icons for you’ll. So here they are:

Shortcut key to Create New Folder

A shortcut key to create a new folder is essential especially when you deal with many folders. You just can’t go to right click menu and create a new folder every time, it’s time consuming isn’t it? So, let’s speak about Windows shortcut keys to create new folders with ease.

Rearrange Taskbar Tabs

If you’re using Windows 7 you may have noticed that you can simply drag the task bar tabs left or right and change their positions. But, you can’t do the same thing in Windows XP and Vista. Don’t you worry! There’s a software- Taskix which helps you to get this feature on Vista and XP.

How to Get Mac OSX Stacks in Windows 7 Taskbar

Today, I came across a program known as 7stacks. It is an easy to use, freeware that lets Windows 7, Vista and XP users to have “stacks” of icons. In Windows 7 stacks appear in the taskbar and in Windows XP and Vista stacks appear in the QuickLaunch Toolbar. So what’s the use of stacks? By using stacks, users can reduce icon clutter, and combine a group of related icons into a single icon. If programs like Yahoo messenger, Google talk, and msn messenger are open then they all will be grouped under one stack in the taskbar.

Kill Process with a Desktop Shortcut

Sometimes certain programs keep crashing due to which we need to press Ctrl+Alt+Del and start the task manager and then kill the process. In certain cases the process doesn’t die. It takes a lot of time to be killed. Here’s a small tip that I found on technixupdate which allows you to kill a particular process from a desktop shortcut.

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