Tag Archives: Windows 7

How to modify hibernation settings in Windows 7

The option for the computer to hibernate is to save battery power and lengthen battery life. However, hibernation requires memory space so that it may retrieve files you were working on before the computer went on hibernation. Hibernation or sleep mode basically means that the computer is asleep.
Hibernation is enabled as per the settings you have set in terms of the duration after which the computer hibernates. You can also enable or disable hibernation completely.
Follow this step by step tutorial to learn How to modify hibernation settings in Windows 7.


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How to Index file types for faster searches in Windows 7

Files are indexed to keep a track of all existing files in the system. It helps in making searches faster and can be helpful in that respect. You can makes changes to Indexing Options by accessing the Control Panel, changes can be made in terms of addition/removal of file formats being indexed or even those in terms of the Locations being indexed.
Follow this step by step tutorial to learn How to Index file types for faster searches in Windows 7.


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How to display similar sites with Suggested Sites in Windows 7

When any website is visited, you sometimes cannot think of all the related websites. Internet Explorer has the option to suggest related websites to users based on the websites they have visited. This option can be easily activated by selecting the option of Suggested sites in the settings of the Internet Explorer. The Suggested site can then be viewed from the Favorites menu in Explorer.
Follow this step by step tutorial to learn How to display similar sites with Suggested Sites in Windows 7.


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How to disable taskbar balloon tips in Windows 7

The notification area on the bottom corner on your screen gives many different notifications, such as those from the Action Centre regarding Firewalls, Spyware, Virus Protection, Windows Updates etc. You can switch off these notifications or limit them to fewer as per your preferences. One or more than one notifications can be selected in the list.
Follow this step by step tutorial to learn How to disable taskbar balloon tips in Windows 7.


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How to browse without navigating using accelerators in Windows 7

Accelerators are links that reduce the steps for accessing certain web pages for certain purposes. If you wish to locate an address on the map, an Accelerator such as “Map with Bing” can provide you a direct link by just selecting the address and clicking on the option in the menu.
It is easy to Add or Remove Accelerators and they can be as per your preferences.


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