How to Change the Folder View in Windows 7

There are many different ways that Windows 7 can display the files that are stored inside of the folders on your computer. Whether you want to see as many files in a folder at once, or if you want to see a large thumbnail image for each file that is there, it is possible to […]

How to Use Check Boxes to Select Files in Windows 7

Windows 7 has some pretty interesting ways that you can customize the files and folders that you view in Windows Explorer. Whether you want to show file extensions¬†or view files or folders that might currently be hidden, the choice for how Windows 7 handles these situations is customizable. But there is another option that you […]

How to Add a Shortcut to the Start Menu in Windows 7

One of the best parts about Windows 7 is how much you can customize it to your own preferences. Not everyone wants to have quick access to the same programs, so you can choose which programs to include in the common areas where you visit most frequently. You are probably familiar with how to add […]

How to Make a Windows 7 Desktop Background Slideshow

Windows 7 has so many ways that you can customize the various display elements that it contains that you will find yourself continuing to learn about them for years. Since one of the elements that most people like to change is the background image of their desktop, then you may already be familiar with the […]

How to Change Desktop Background Size in Windows 7

Last updated: December 21, 2016 Changing the desktop background on your Windows 7 computer is one of the first and simplest things that many people will do to begin customizing their computer. Windows 7 provides you with a number of good options for the desktop background, but you can also use any picture on your […]

View Windows 7 Pictures as a Slideshow

There are a lot of different ways to view pictures that are stored in folders on your Windows 7 computer. You can double-click an image and open it in the default image viewing program on your computer, or you can open the picture in Microsoft Paint and make some changes to it. However, both of […]

How to Show Hidden Files and Folders in Windows 7

If you have used previous versions of the Windows operating system and remember seeing files and folders that were slightly transparent in comparison to the rest of your files, then you have seen hidden files and folders. The Windows operating system attempts to hide files and folders that are important to the operation of your […]

How to Start Google Chrome Automatically When Computer Starts

Everyone uses their computer in a different way, so there is no blueprint for the best way to configure your computer. The best that you can do is use your computer over time and determine what you like and what you don’t like. Maybe there is a program that you do not use that opens […]

How to Delete a Font in Windows 7

Last updated: March 3, 2017 Learning how to delete a font in Windows 7 is an important element of managing the different font options available to you in programs like Microsoft Word or Adobe Photoshop. It is very easy to install free fonts, or multiple versions of similar fonts, which can make selecting the correct […]

How to Show the Menu Bar in Windows 7 Explorer

Windows 7 brought about a lot of changes to the way that you were probably used to navigating and making changes in earlier versions of Windows. One way that this occurs, in nearly every facet of Windows 7, is through the removal of the menu bar that many people had come to rely upon in […]