Windows 7 Snipping tool

One really neat feature of windows 7 is the snipping tool.  The tool gives you the ability to grab  quick clips and screenshots, save them and share them via email. Where is it? Click Start, All Programs, Accessories, Snipping Tool How do I use it? This 77 second youtube video will show you how […]

Windows 7 Media Center – Black screen on rewind and pause of live tv

Have you noticed within the past 3-4 months, windows 7 media center started getting a black screen when rewinding, pausing and resuming of live tv. Eventually (sometimes up to a minute), the live tv will catch back up; but this is frustrating. The fix is very simple as per below: Locate and delete these two registry [...]

Work Faster With Windows 7

1. Windows XP Mode If you’ve ever been afraid of losing all that is good about Windows XP, you’re not alone. That’s why with Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate, you can download Windows XP Mode. With Windows XP Mode you can run many Windows XP productivity applications on your Windows 7-based computer. It’s a great […]