How To Recover Windows Product Key From Windows.old Folder


Perhaps you upgraded from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and now looking to retrieve the product key of your previous version from the Windows.old folder so that you can activate your Windows 10 OS using your Windows 7/8 key, or maybe you performed a clean install of Windows without formatting the drive, […]

Download Updated Windows 10 Start Menu For Windows 8.1 And Windows 7


Back in October, soon after the release of Windows 10 Technical Preview, we showed how to get the Windows 10-style Start menu in Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. The guide Windows 10 Start menu for Windows 8.1/7 shows how to install the Windows 10-style Start menu in its predecessors with the help of a third-party […]

How To Disable CCleaner Alert


CCleaner program is very popular among Windows users. The program is widely used to free up disk space by deleting junk files generated by Windows as well as third-party programs. In addition to cleaning up junk files, the program can also be used to remove unnecessary entries from the context menu, analyse disk space, and […]

Remove Upgrade To Windows 10 Message From Windows 7/8


Thousands of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users are seeing Reserve your Windows 10 upgrade today desktop notification for the last couple of hours. The alert helps Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users register for the free Windows 10 upgrade offer but one will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 without any registration. The […]

You Can Run Windows Installation Media Creation Tool On Windows 7


About a month ago, we talked about downloading the official Windows 8.1 ISO right from Microsoft servers with the help of a new utility called Windows Installation Media Creation Tool. Windows Installation Media Creation Tool can be used to download official Windows 8.1 ISO image files from Microsoft without entering the product key. Media Creation […]

Fix: “Burn Disc Image” Option Missing From Context Menu


The ability to burn ISO files right from Windows Explorer without the help of third-party tools was first introduced with Windows 7. Both Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10, in addition to ISO burning feature, allow users mount ISO image files with the click of a mouse. In Windows 7,Windows 8/8.1, and Windows 10, with default […]

How To Run MSI File As Administrator From Command Prompt In Windows


In Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and the latest Windows 10, when you right-click on an executable (.exe) file, Run as administrator option appears in the context menu along with many other common options. The Run as admin option appears for both installed applications as well as executable of setup files. As you likely […]

How To Set Animated GIF As Desktop Background In Windows 7


It’s amazingly easy to set a beautiful picture as wallpaper in Windows operating system. The task can be accomplished by right-clicking on the picture file and then clicking Set as desktop background option. Even though setting non-animated pictures as wallpaper is a simple task, Windows doesn’t support using animated picture or video as background out […]

Top 4 Logon Screen Changers For Windows 7


Logon screen is present in Windows operating system for decades and has evolved with each version of Windows. In prior versions of Windows 7, in Windows XP and Vista, changing the logon screen was a tedious task without the help of third-party tools. In Windows 7, it’s possible to set custom picture as logon screen […]