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Windows 7 tips and tricks

Many new Windows 7 users appreciate the new features in the operating system. But with everything, there's always room for improvement. Check out the following sites to learn how to add even greater functionality to Windows 7.

Gnoted Tech blog has a list of 70 Fantastic Windows 7 Tips & Tricks For Better Functionality, including #10: Make The Taskbar Smaller and #65: Change Default Save Location For Files.

Windows Live user Ravi wrote up a blog post on Windows 7 Tips: 19 Tricks to Tweak Windows 7 To Work Your Way !! In it he describes how to get hidden themes and backgrounds back that are availabe for other English-speaking regions, as well as how toset up Windows to use checkboxes to select multiple files in Explorer.

This Lifehacker post describes the steps on How to Dual Boot Windows 7 with XP or Vista.

This Tech Recipes post shows users How to set the Taskbar Buttons to Show Text Instead of Icons-Only.

Techie Buzz has this list of Ultimate List Of Windows 7 Tips and Tricks that is continually updated.

 

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