How To Change the Windows 7 Clock from 12-Hour to 24-Hour Format

Windows 7 gives you a lot of control over most of the elements that you see as you are using the operating system. Included among these options is the ability to customize the format in which your clock is displayed. This allows you to specify whether you want your clock to display in a 12-hour […]

How to Change the Default Windows Explorer Folder in Windows 7

Windows 7 includes a “Windows Explorer” icon in the task bar at the bottom of the screen. This allows you to access your computer’s file system through one click, from any screen. However, the default folder that opens when you click the icon may not be as helpful for you as it could. Fortunately you […]

How To Create a Good Product Picture Quickly

If you need to take product pictures frequently, whether for selling on eBay or your personal site, then you know how time consuming it can be to edit your pictures. You can expedite this process considerably, however, by using the “Levels” tool in Adobe Photoshop CS5. Simply take your picture on a white background, such […]

Merge CSV Files Into One Large CSV File In Windows 7

If you regularly download CSV files from a database, or receive a number of CSV files containing similar information, you might need to combine all of those files into one larger file. The ability to merge CSV files automatically can be a big time and sanity saver, almost as much as setting a print area […]

How to Create a Transparent TGA File For Free

You can download GIMP, a powerful, free image-editing program, to create a number of different file types not available with default Windows 7 tools. This includes “TGA” files, which are popular for their ability to store transparency.   Step 1: Go to the GIMP Download page, then click the “Download GIMP 2.6.11” link at the […]

How to Delay Message Delivery in Outlook 2010

Occasionally when using Outlook to send email messages, you may encounter a situation where you need to delay message delivery in Outlook 2010. Outlook includes a “Delay Delivery” feature that makes this possible. Whether the content of the message is something that is time sensitive, or if you are out doing something else and you want […]