Complete Windows 7/7.1 Information - David Woodsmall

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NOTE - NEW COMPUTERS WITH WINDOWS7 ON THEM ARE SELLING OUT FAST. NOTE - Support for Windows 7 ends in the near future. END mainstream support END of Extended support Windows 7 Service Pack 1 January 13, 2015 January 14, 2020 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 January 9, 2018 January 10, 2023. Annoyances Org WINDOWS TIPS - Really complete Check the Windows 7 upgrade requirements before attempting to upgrade.

ARTICLES - Windows 7

WINDOWS 7 UPDATE PROBLEM - May now be fixed? Windows 7 update is stuck on start up saying 'Applying update' Every Reboot, system does "Applying update operation # of ### (\Registry\...)" for 40 minutes Windows 7 - Wikipedia Windows 7 - PC World Windows 7 Tarnished by Notebook Battery Issues Windows 7's 64-Bit Troubles - 9/10/2009 When following up on the x64 bit problem discussion threads, I am finding the problems seem to be caused by the USER. Windows 7 annoyances - Quick cures for the worst Podcast: Windows 7 in the security spotlight white paper introduces the key areas in which Windows 7 differs from Vista Windows 7: The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown Does Anybody Want Windows 7? Most IT Pros Say "No" Windows 7 Forecast to Squash Vista Quickly Microsoft to Offer Family Discount on Windows 7? Windows 7 Deals Rile Vista Users Windows 7 Ultimate Edition: Not So Ultimate Windows 7 to Feature XP Mode for Older Applications Survey Says Most Companies Won't Deploy Windows 7 Microsoft will release Windows 7 on October 22 (2009)

APPS - MUST HAVE APPs for WINDOWS 7 - MY opinions

CCleaner - fixes Registry and removes Junk Files

CCleaner - cleans Registry, junk files and other functions - FREE

Everything

MaximumPC considers Everything to be the best search application for Windows 8 "most comprehensive" and "crazy-fast". Available from from www.voidtools.com GREP / EGREP / IGREP for Windows - Cygwin The Windows 8 built-in SEARCH ONLY searches your LIBRARIES folder and everything below it. If your desired file is in some other location, the built-in search function fill NOT find it (but Everything will).

FONT SIZE - Change it

Windows 7: Increase Screen Font Size [How To] - Windows 7 ... Generic problem for all Printers Need to enlarge printer font How to Change Font Size & Icon Size in Windows 7 Explore the features: "Accessibility" in Windows 7 How to Increase/Decrease the Font Size in Windows 7 Print/font size too tiny to read.....what key did I bump ... How Do You Enlarge Web Site Fonts for Printing? ~ Chris Pirillo Fonts - Change - Windows 7 Forums

Howto

IE - How to remove from Windows 7 Window expands to full screen - how to turn off? - Microsoft Both Windows 7 and Windows 8 (it's really the Aero Snap / Mouse feature).

Migrating to Windows7 from XP

Windows 7 Basic Migration from Windows XP - FREE TOOLS

INSTALLING .NET 1.1 ON WINDOWS 7

How-to install .NET Framework 1.1 on Windows 7 CAUTION - THIS PREVENTS USING MORE RECENT .NET FRAMEWORKS YOU DO THIS AT YOUR OWN RISK - I am running Printmaster 18.1 this way

JAVA CONSOLE

The latest version is 8.101, released on 7/22/2016. You can not get Java Console from Mozilla, instead go to: http://www.java.com.

NETWORK TIPS

Simple change in settings pumps up Win7 networks

Products

Automating Anything (on Windows), Anywhere

REQUIREMENTS (system) for Upgrading to Windows 7

If you want to run Windows 7 on your PC, here's what it takes - Here's what hardware is required for running Windows 7 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor. 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit) 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver.

RESTORE POINT - Creating

How to Create a Windows 7 RESTORE POINT

SECURITY ISSUES

Microsoft advisory for Windows 7 - Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote SMB DoS Exploit released

SERVICES - What can be Safely Turned Off in Windows 7?

Microsoft: Lots to turn off in Windows 7 Windows 7 - Services - Start or Disable Which of the services in the list provided can be turned off Windows Services ~ Includes explanations of each service & advice on which services you can safely disable Windows 7 Services Configuration: Turn Off / Disable Unnecessary... Disable unwanted services and speed up Windows 7 What Can You Turn Off in Windows 7? - AppScout Using System Configuration (Windows 7)

TUNE Windows 7

Free Tools for Fine-Tuning Your Windows 7 Setup - PC World

UPGRADE to WINDOWS 7

Migrate to Windows 7 at Your Own Pace - PC World

XP MODE

Five things you can do to improve security in Windows 7's XP Mode

OTHER WINDOWS INFORMATION

AGP ActiveX DirectX File Extensions INF File Info Office Word

OTHER INFORMATION

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