Retrieve Files from Windows.old Folder in Windows 8 Release Preview

Microsoft release Windows 8 Release Preview and provided options to upgrade from earlier versions of Windows like Windows 7, Windows 8 consumer or developer preview, Windows XP and Vista. If you were running Windows 8 Consumer Preview or developer preview and installed Windows 8 Release Preview and didn’t reformat hard drive during installation, Windows will […]

Microsoft will release 7 Patches for 23 Security Vulnerabilities 8 May 2012

Microsoft will release three critical patches on Patch Tuesday tomorrow to fix remote code execution flaws in Office, Windows, the .NET Framework and Silverlight. Four other patches were rated as important and would fix remote code execution flaws in Office and elevation of privilege vulnerabilities in Windows. According to Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for May […]

Windows Defender conflict with Microsoft Security Essentials

Windows Defender detects and removes known spyware only. Windows Defender is not designed to protect against full breadth of malicious software. Although Microsoft Security Essentials is not designed to replace Windows Defender, but you do not need to run Windows Defender if you are running Microsoft Security Essentials because Microsoft Security Essentials is designed to […]

Rotate Screen in Windows 7

The standard orientation of our computer screens is generally horizontal (also known as landscape) but monitors placed in portrait mode (where height becomes greater than the width) can be pretty useful for performing tasks that require lot of scrolling (like reading lengthy web pages). Windows 7 includes a new option under Display Settings that can […]