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Windows 7/Vista “God Mode”

Ever wanted all your Windows settings in one place? Well, now you can have it with "God Mode" in Windows 7/Vista. God Mode was created by the Windows Development team to help them browse through various settings for Windows within one panel without the hassle of opening up different folders in Control Panel and other places. To use it, all you need to do is: Step One: Create a new folder. Right Click on Des ...

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FIX: Windows Vista Activation – Product Key in Use

There are many reasons as to why your activation will not work on Windows Vista. To name a few, you have chosen an invalid way of installing Vista (You chose Custom instead of Upgrade) or you have ran the installation without typing in the Product Key. Now when you get the prompt to activate Windows Vista, you get an error saying "Product Key already in use" - Do not fear, this does mean that Microsoft has ...

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Microsoft Office Issues

Been noticing the amount of Microsoft Office issues coming in from my customers and I had called up Microsoft Technical Support to get help regarding an issue to see how their technical support would begin troubleshoot their Microsoft Office issues. If you are facing issues where your Microsoft Office is running slow or freezing up while you are using it, the best solution would be to ...

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Windows Vista File System – NTFS ONLY!

After going through a fellow bloggers article regarding the differences between FAT32 and NTFS (Which was something new I learn't today) I decided to warn any users who were about to upgrade to Windows Vista of a compulsary decision you need to make. First, I would like you to read over what crystalattice has blogged about in his article about ...

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Windows Update and Secure Website Issues

I have rencently been getting quite a few issues regarding Windows Updates failing to install or download with error numbers such as 0x8007041D, 0x80040111, 0x80070020 and many more. It also fixes issues where you are unable to install more than 30 updates, unable to access secure websites and Windows Genuine Advantage issues. To make my life and everyone elses easier, I have created a batch file compiled w ...

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FIX: Microsoft Office – End User License Agreement Constant Prompt

Ever get the problem where whenever you start up ANY Microsoft Office application (Mostly in Microsoft Office 2003) Where you are being prompted to Agree with the End User License Agreement everytime you start up the application. Even after you have agreed to it? Well if you are facing this issue, please try the following steps... I've also included illustrations :) ...

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Windows Vista and Firewire – INCOMPATIBLE!

So you tried to plug in your Digital Camera or iPod using a Firewire connection and wondered, "Hmmmm why is Windows Vista not even detecting the device?" - Well here's the answer, it's quite simple really. With the new roll out of Windows Vista, rumour has it that Windows Vista does not ...

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Microsoft Office – Activation Issue

So you were using Microsoft Office one day and out of no where after doing some Windows Update you are being prompted to Activate your version of Microsoft Office again! Here are the possible scenario's that you could face at this point... It will say something along the lines of "Your product is already activated" You successfully Activate Office, then when you open it up again it prompts you to activate a ...

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Microsoft Windows Vista – Hardware Compatibility List

Just a lil tip for all you Windows XP users who want to make that move to Windows Vista - Especially those home / custom made computers with different hardware on your computers or users who wants to use Windows Vista x64 As I said in one of my previous blogs, make sure your computer is computers hardware is Vista compatible before you even think of buying the Operating System. So here's a little tip on wha ...

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