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Accessing Folder Options in windows 7 [The Easy way]
Tue, Jul 6 2010 8:00
Back in windows XP setting folder options was always easy to find no matter which folder you were viewing or using. From the menu bar on top of each window you could find it in the View tab. In Windows 7 that menu-bar isn’t there anymore (at least... Read More...
Lock your Keyboard and Mouse, Not your Computer [Freeware]
Fri, May 21 2010 8:00
If you have cats or other pets (and kids) running loose around your house, you might have experienced that when you go away for a few minutes, you return to a document where they have “typed” their own indecipherable language. Might be a fun... Read More...
XP USERS: Remove you Username from the StartMenu [How To]
Fri, May 14 2010 3:00
The XP start-menu displays your name (or the logged on user) on top. This is very handy in case you get amnesia and don’t remember who you are. But, it will also reveal who’s logged on, which can be a bad thing if you forget to remove the... Read More...
Print Content of Directory from your Context Menu [How To]
Wed, May 5 2010 8:00
If you are in need of printing out the content of your folders, more regularly than often – you have probably already got a freeware of sort to help you do that. However, wouldn’t it be great if you could right-click a folder and choose “Print... Read More...
Come Up with Ideas, and WIN a license of NoteSync
Fri, Apr 23 2010 13:00
Developers all over have discovered that Mintywhite.com is a great place not only to meet potential new users of their software, but also a place to get fresh ideas for their further development. By regularly visiting and testing software that we review... Read More...
Change Windows Logon Background WITHOUT 3rd party software [How To]
Sun, Mar 28 2010 9:00
If you want to change your Windows 7 Logon Background you would normally be advised to download an 3rd party application to do the job for you. With this Registry Tweak you don’t have to. Remember, since this does involve editing the Registry you... Read More...
FreeBurn MP3 to CD [Freeware]
Wed, Mar 24 2010 4:00
Want a Quick’n'Dirty.. err I mean Easy tool to convert your MP3-Files to Music CD’s ? Look no further. FreeBurn Mp3-CD is the fastest and easiest converter I have seen in a long time. FreeBurn also supports Wave, Ogg and WMA files, which... Read More...
DnsJumper (v1.0.3), Changing your DNS – How and why?
Wed, Mar 17 2010 9:00
In this Article I’m going to talk about DNS, what it is, why it’s there and how you can benefit from changing yours. Also I’m going to tell you about a small but efficient tool that allows you to swap DNS servers on the fly: DnsJumper... Read More...
Disable Burn-To-Disk Function in Windows [How To]
Thu, Mar 11 2010 12:00
The improved Disk Burn function in Windows 7 allows you to burn files to a disk on the fly, and it doesn’t close the session until you eject the disk. Which is a great tool to use if you continuously want to save backups of your files and documents... Read More...
The No-Help-At-All Tech Support [Share your Story]
Wed, Mar 10 2010 3:00
Previously I’ve written about the hopeless people who are calling the Tech Support Hotline (Read here). I’ve also given you a great tool to use, when dealing with these individuals and others in dire need of assistance (Read here). This time... Read More...
ImgBurn, Free CD/DVD Burning and Backup Tool
Tue, Mar 9 2010 3:00
Windows Guides’ Rating User Rating Compatible with4+ out of 5PROS: The program is simple and very easy to use. It has all the necessary functions you would expect and a few more. ImgBurn is not just for the Novice User, but also for the Experienced... Read More...
Enable or Disable Taskbar Thumbnail Previews in Windows 7 [How To]
Sun, Mar 7 2010 8:00
One of the better improvements to the Windows 7 taskbar is the thumbnail preview – at least that’s my opinion. I also like the group function and that I can close a running application directly from the thumbnail view. However, should you... Read More...
Get Windows 7 Style Taskbar Thumbnail Previews in XP [How To]
Sat, Mar 6 2010 8:00
Are you still running the good-old Windows XP and being just a tad envious on the Taskbar Thumbnail Preview? Wishing you could have that on your XP taskbar? I have found two freeware applications for you that will do the trick. One plain and simple and... Read More...
Really Take Control over Your Right-click Context Menu [How To]
Fri, Mar 5 2010 8:00
In a Previous post we showed you how to add CopyTo and MoveTo functions to the Context Menu (Read it Here). One of our readers asked: “Where would one find the values associated with different functions? What other kinds of functions could be added... Read More...
Office 2010: Modify The Ribbon [How To]
Sat, Feb 20 2010 7:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks) Ever since I saw the new ribbon in Office 2007 – I hated it. I looked around and found me a... Read More...
Outlook 2010 – Part 2: Setting up Accounts [How To]
Fri, Feb 12 2010 14:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks) To set up your email account is very straight forward in Outlook 2010. To get started you click on... Read More...
Add Advanced User Account Options to the Control Panel [How To]
Mon, Feb 8 2010 11:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks)As the title implies, this guide is going to show you how to add Advanced Users Account options to... Read More...
Glass CMD is an Aero-Style Command Prompt for Windows Vista and 7
Sat, Feb 6 2010 8:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks) komalo over at deviantart has shared a tool that will give you an Aero look to your command prompt... Read More...
Save themes for sharing in Windows 7 [How To]
Fri, Feb 5 2010 8:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks)A theme is a combination of pictures, colors, and sounds on your computer. It includes a desktop background... Read More...
Enable Dreamscene in Windows 7 [How to]
Thu, Jan 7 2010 8:00
Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: ilikefree ) Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide | Get FREE books (Password: ilikefree)I was very disappointed to see the Ultimate Extras seen in Windows Vista, dropped in Windows 7 (if you can call... Read More...
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