Jun 7 2007

How To Disable User Account Control “UAC”

What is UAC. UAC has to be one of the most hated new security features of Windows Vista. UAC stands for User Account Control.The main goal of User Account Control is to limit the exposure to attack of the operating system by requiring that all users run in standard user mode. This limitation minimizes the […]

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Jun 6 2007

Accessing Vista’s Command Window

For those of you who access the Command Window regularly you’ll glad to know you can open it from any folder, just press”shift and right click” or the tried and true method, “Start Pearl – search box – command. Please visit our new site at The3List Why Do Bad Things Happen In 3″s.

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Jun 4 2007

Modifying The Windows Explorer Columns

In Windows Explorer you can use column headers to sort your files by Name, Date Modified, Type and size. Just clicking the header in each column will change the sorting, But did you know you can add more columns? In Vista there are about 250 different choices. Just right click a column header and choose […]

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Jun 3 2007

Uninstalling Vista From A Dual Boot Machine

Maybe you’re having problems with Vista or just want to get rid of it from your dual boot setup here’s how. Uninstalling Vista from a dual boot machine is relatively straightforward – most of the time. Nonetheless, I recommend that you back up everything before you start. Then follow these steps: 1. Put your Windows […]

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Jun 3 2007

Check Your Windows Vista Experience Index Score

This handy program will give your computer a performance rating based on Processor speed, Memory, Graphics for running Aero and 3D gaming and your hard disks data transfer speed. The index ranges from 1 to 5.9 Mine is 3.5 for a few year old P4 2.4GHz with 1 gig of ram, and Vista runs just […]

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Jun 2 2007

Keep Your Computer From Entering Hibernation Mode.

Don’t you hate it when you walk away from your computer for a while and when you come back it seems like it shut down and you need to hit the on button to restart it. When I first started using Vista this drove me crazy. Hibernation mode is on by default in Vista, here’s […]

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Jun 2 2007

Windows Vista Software Compatibility List

Here is a great Wiki on what programs are compatible with Vista. There are 3 major categories with hundreds of programs (Works, Somewhat works, & Heavy problemdoesnt work). Check it out it may save you a lot of time and grief. http://www.iexbeta.com/wiki/index.php/Windows_Vista_Software_Compatibility_List Please visit our new site at The3List Why Do Bad Things Happen In […]

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