Can I upgrade from XP / Vista to 7 without data lose?

Windows 7 is a new operating system of Microsoft Windows family. As expected, many existing Windows XP and Vista users would like to upgrade to Windows 7. Both XP and Vista users can upgrade to new … [Read more...]

Can I install Windows 7 on Win Vista or XP computer?

If you are running Windows Vista on a computer, then you can most likely install new Microsoft operating system Windows 7 (seven) on it. However, if you are running Windows XP and want to run Windows … [Read more...]

Delete files & folders directly without sending to recycle bin

Ideally if we delete any file or folder it moves to recycle bin. From there we can restore deleted files or permanently delete files contained in the recycle bin. If you want that every file should be … [Read more...]

Take screenshot of active window without background

"Print Screen Sysrq" key comes real handy for taking screenshot of anything on the screen. We have already seen procedure to take screenshot of any website using Print Screen and saving it on the … [Read more...]

How to create shortcut icon on desktop in Windows?

Shortcut Icons  allow you to quickly access various applicationa and features of Windows operating system. You can easily create shortcut icons as per requirement as perform various tasks more … [Read more...]

How to start computer in Safe Mode?

There are times we need to start the computer in safe mode to troubleshoot and fix issues with Windows. This is called minimalistic mode, where only basic files, drivers and programs are loaded. Hence … [Read more...]

How to delete any file without delete prompt dialog box?

By default, we get prompt dialog box with YES or NO button options while trying to delete any file. This is very effective to prevent deletion of any important file. However, few users might find … [Read more...]

How to change size of desktop icons in Windows Vista?

By default size of icons on Windows Vista desktop is just OK. However, some users prefer desktop icons very small incase of more number of icons or large icon size incase of less number of icons. In … [Read more...]