Set indiviual Sound Volume for programs in Windows 7 [Quick Tip]

Many programs use sound to some degree, whether it’s alerts or music or other effects. Sometimes you want to mute sounds coming from a specific program or the windows system (Then you should read this post). If you don’t want to mute the sound entirely, but would like to lower it or make one running […]

Permanently Delete Files with TuneUp Shredder [Quick Tip]

TuneUp Shredder is one of the many utilites that comes with TuneUp Utilities 2012 (full review) and is automatically available* after you install TuneUp Utilities 2012 (trial) (aff) Even after emptying the Recycle Bin, files can be retrieved from your hard disk until they are physically overwritten. If you want your files deleted, permanently, use TuneUp Shredder to […]

TuneUp Utilities 2012 [Windows Guides Review]

Windows Guides’ Rating User Rating Compatible with System 5 out of 5 PROS: Tuneup Utilities 2012 is built upon years of tweaking and re-tweaking to get the most out Windows with all types of hardware. The Program Deactivator removes overhead from your system by temporarily disabling applications (and their associated processes and services) while you […]

Bginfo Puts Key Information about Your PC on the Desktop

If you have more than a couple of PCs in your home, it’s easy to get confused and forget which PC your working on. For example, on my current home network, it have the following Windows PCs: D7UH, D7UG, LXHM, L7UR, L7UM, PI2R, and PI3R. After a few remote desktop connections, I would get lost without BgInfo. BgInfo shows key […]