Posts filed under: Windows 7

How to recover your system to a previous point in time using your System Recovery Disc.

Make sure that when you start your computer you boot to your native DVD/CD drive and not to windows.

Also make sure you have …

Create a Windows System Repair Disc

In Windows you can create a Windows System Repair Disc incase your computer crashes.  The will allow you to recover your OS if something gets corrupted or a bad driver gets installed. In this …

Some websites require you to use a SSL client certificate to do business with them.  This allows sites easily deploy two-factor authentication.

Today I needed to convert a .pfx certificate to a .p7b.  I the past I have used openssl, …

How to change the default remote desktop port in Windows.

This applies to Windows 2000, 2003, 2008, 2012, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.  Some people want to change the default Remote Desktop is listening on as a …

Many applications that are installed on Windows 7, XP, and Windows 8 are set to autostart. This allows applications to load faster because they are already in memory, but having too many applications autostart will lengthen the time it takes …

In Windows 7 and Windows Vista the local administrator account is disabled. Here are the following ways to enable the account. I recommend enabling this account if the computer will be part of a domain. You must be a logged …