File hosts - is an important part of the network component of Windows, it stores a database of domain names that is used to translate them into network addresses.
The article describes a few small secrets and useful features of the operating system Windows 7.
By default in Windows for certain types of files, items in the context menu are displayed to be used by Windows Media Player.
Many people often use "fast reboot", i.e., restart Windows Explorer. How to do it quickly, without unnecessary clicks and without having to reboot?
This article will help people who are tired of having to click "OK" to confirm software installation.
For quick launching programs you don't have to use third-party software - you can create the appropriate toolbar directly on the taskbar. How to do is explained in this simple instruction.
To change settings of a laptop (screen brightness, clock, power, external monitor) Windows 7 has its own tool - Windows Mobility Center.
GodMode (God mode) is a term known to any gamer, the same name got a trick that allowed to easily get access to almost all configurable settings in Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 8.
To speed up the search in Windows 7, there is way index frequently used files. How to set up different indexing options is discussed in this short article.
Sometimes it is necessary to delete the contents of frequently used folders without deleting the folder itself, to speed up this process, you can create an appropriate command in the Explorer's context menu.
No system is perfect. Even in the brand new Windows 7, sometimes applications get frozen. It is sad, but we're going to deal with this problem!
For easy visual diagnosis and study of troubleshooting in the system, Windows 7 has its own tool "Problem Step Recorder".
Very often we have to open certain types of files (.reg for example) in a text editor, but it is not very convenient to always use the menu "Select program" for every file type.