What is Windows 7 Godmode?

Windows 7 has a Godmode….? Huh

Yes, it is true and it is useful.

How to do it:

Open any folder on your computer and make a new folder named:


When you open the new folder there will be shortcuts to all the wizards you could want to use

Here is a list of what you get:

  • Accommodate learning abilities
    Accommodate low vision
    Activate Windows
    Add a device
    Add a printer
    Add a wireless device to the network
    Add clocks for different time zones
    Add gadgets to the desktop
    Add or remove programs
    Add or remove user accounts
    Add the Clock gadget to the desktop
    Adjust ClearType text
    Adjust screen resolution
    Adjust system volume
    Adjust the appearance and performance of Windows
    Allow a program through Windows Firewall
    Allow remote access to your computer
    Allow Remote Assistance invitations to be sent from this computer
    Auto-hide the taskbar
    Automatically adjust for daylight saving time
    Back up your computer
    Block or allow pop-ups
    Block or allow third-party cookies
    Calibrate display color
    Calibrate the screen for pen or touch input
    Change advanced color management settings for displays, scanners, and printers
    Change cursor blink rate
    Change Customer Experience Improvement Program settings
    Change default printer
    Change default settings for media or devices
    Change desktop background
    Change device installation settings
    Change display language
    Change display settings
    Change Font Settings
    Change how the mouse pointer looks
    Change how the mouse pointer looks when it’s moving
    Change how web pages are displayed in tabs
    Change how Windows searches
    Change how your keyboaworks
    Change how your mouse works
    Change keyboards or other input methods
    Change location
    Change mouse click settings
    Change mouse settings
    Change mouse wheel settings
    Change or remove a program
    Change People Near Me settings
    Change power-saving settings
    Change screen orientation
    Change screen saver
    Change search options for files and folders
    Change security settings
    Change settings for handwriting personalization
    Change sound casettings
    Change system sounds
    Change tablet pen settings
    Change temporary Internet file settings
    Change text to speech settings
    Change the date, time, or number format
    Change the file type associated with a file extension
    Change the languages used for partially translated menus and dialogs
    Change the mouse pointer display or speed
    Change the Narrator voice
    Change the search provider in Internet Explorer
    Change the theme
    Change the time zone
    Change the way currency is displayed
    Change the way dates and lists are displayed
    Change the way measurements are displayed
    Change the way time is displayed
    Change User Account Control settings
    Change what the power buttons do
    Change when the computer sleeps
    Change window colors and metrics
    Change window glass colors
    Change workgroup name
    Change your account picture
    Change your homepage
    Change your Windows password
    Check firewall status
    Check for updates
    Check keyboastatus
    Check processor speed
    Check security status
    Check the Windows Experience Index
    Choose a power plan
    Choose homegroup and sharing options
    Choose how to check for solutions
    Choose how to report problems
    Choose the order of how your screen rotates
    Choose when to turn off display
    Configure advanced user profile properties
    Configure proxy server
    Connect to a network
    Connect to a projector
    Connect to an external display
    Control the computer without the mouse or keyboard
    Create a passworeset disk
    Create a restore point
    Create administrator account
    Create an account
    Create and format hadisk partitions
    Create or remove your account password
    Create standauser account
    Customize icons on the taskbar
    Customize the mouse buttons
    Customize the Start menu
    Customize the taskbar
    Defragment your hadrive
    Delete browsing history
    Delete cookies or temporary files
    Device Manager – Shortcut (2)
    Device Manager
    Diagnose your computer’s memory problems
    Edit environment variables for your account
    Edit group policy
    Edit power plan
    Edit the system environment variables
    Enable location and other sensors
    Enable or disable session cookies
    Enable or disable transparent glass on windows
    Encrypt your offline files
    Enter a default location
    Find and fix audio playback problems
    Find and fix audio recording problems
    Find and fix networking and connection problems
    Find and fix printing problems
    Find and fix problems
    Find and fix problems with devices
    Find and fix problems with homegroup
    Find and fix problems with transparency and other visual effects
    Find and fix problems with Windows Search
    Find missing Start menu
    Find out what’s new in Windows 7
    Fix problems with your computer
    Free up disk space by deleting unnecessary files
    Get more gadgets online
    Get more themes online
    Go online to find out what’s new in Windows 7
    Go online to get Windows Live Essentials
    Group similar windows on the taskbar
    Hear a tone when keys are pressed
    Hear text read aloud with Narrator
    How to add new hardware
    How to change the size of virtual memory
    How to correct monitor flicker (refresh rate)
    How to install a program
    Identify and repair network problems
    Ignore repeated keystrokes using FilterKeys
    Install or uninstall display languages
    Join a domain
    Learn how to use your storage device to speed up your computer
    Let Windows suggest Ease of Access settings
    Link online IDs
    Lock or unlock the taskbar
    Lock the computer when I leave it alone for a period of time
    Magnify portions of the screen using Magnifier
    Make a file type always open in a specific program
    Make changes to accounts
    Make it easier to see the mouse pointer
    Make text and other items larger or smaller
    Manage advanced sharing settings
    Manage audio devices
    Manage BitLocker
    Manage browser add-ons
    Manage disk space used by your offline files
    Manage file encryption certificates
    Manage Information Cards that are used to log on to online services
    Manage network passwords
    Manage offline files
    Manage saved networks
    Manage Windows credentials
    Manage wireless networks
    Media streaming options
    Move the pointer with the keypad using MouseKeys
    Optimize for blindness
    Optimize visual display
    Organize Start menu
    Perform recommended maintenance tasks automatically
    Personalize your computer
    Play CDs or other media automatically
    Press key combinations one at a time
    Preview, delete, or show and hide fonts
    Protect your computer by encrypting data on your disk
    Recosteps to reproduce a problem
    Remove icons from notification area (system tray) on the desktop
    Rename this computer
    Replace sounds with visual cues
    Require a passwowhen the computer wakes
    Resolve sync conflicts
    Restore data, files, or computer from backup
    Restore desktop gadgets installed with Windows
    Restore Start menu defaults
    Restore system files and settings from a restore point
    Restore your computer or reinstall Windows
    Restore your computer to an earlier time
    Review your computer’s status and resolve issues
    Run programs made for previous versions of Windows
    Scan a document or picture
    Scan for spyware and other potentially unwanted software
    Schedule tasks
    See the name of this computer
    Select users who can use remote desktop
    Set flicks to perform certain tasks
    Set screen saver password
    Set tablet buttons to perform certain tasks
    Set the time and date
    Set up a connection or network
    Set up a dial-up connection
    Set up a microphone
    Set up a new connection with RemoteApp and Desktop Connections
    Set up a virtual private network (VPN) connection
    Set up an ad hoc (computer-to-computer) network
    Set up computer to use multiple monitors
    Set up data sources (ODBC)
    Set up dialing rules
    Set up iSCSI initiator
    Set up parental controls for any user
    Set up USB game controllers
    Set your default programs
    Share printers
    Show hidden files and folders
    Show how much RAM is on this computer
    Show or hide clock icon on the taskbar
    Show or hide common icons on the desktop
    Show or hide file extensions
    Show or hide inactive icons on the taskbar
    Show or hide the notification area on the taskbar
    Show or hide volume (speaker) icon on the taskbar
    Show which operating system your computer is running
    Show which programs are installed on your computer
    Show which workgroup this computer is on
    Sign in or out of People Near Me
    Specify single- or double-click to open
    Specify which hand you write with
    Start or stop using autoplay for all media and devices
    Start speech recognition
    Sync with other computers, mobile devices, or network folders
    Tell if an RSS feed is available on a website
    Transfer files from another computer
    Troubleshooting History
    Turn autocomplete in Internet Explorer on or off
    Turn automatic updating on or off
    Turn flicks on and off
    Turn guest account on or off
    Turn High Contrast on or off
    Turn Magnifier on or off
    Turn off automatic window arrangement
    Turn off background images
    Turn off unnecessary animations
    Turn on easy access keys
    Turn On-Screen keyboaon or off
    Turn screen saver on or off
    Turn toolbars on the taskbar on or off
    Turn Windows features on or off
    Uninstall a gadget
    Uninstall a program
    Update device drivers
    Use audio description for video
    Use screen reader
    Use tools to improve performance
    View advanced system settings
    View all problem reports
    View current accessibility settings
    View devices and printers
    View event logs
    View installed fonts
    View installed updates
    View list of running gadgets
    View local services
    View location activity
    View message archive
    View network computers and devices
    View network connections
    View network status and tasks
    View recent messages about your computer
    View recommended actions to keep Windows running smoothly
    View reliability history
    View running processes with Task Manager
    View scanners and cameras
    View solutions to problems
    View sync results
    View the Microsoft error reporting privacy statement online
    View the name of the video card
    What happened to the Quick Launch toolbar
    Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor Beta

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Using Windows 7 Godmode to create administrative shortcuts to wizards and common functions.

Jeff Loucks
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