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Customise Windows 7 Media Center (Part 3)

Posted by Stu On September - 14 - 200932 COMMENTS

7.  Change The W7MC Background.

One of the most obvious changes you’ll notice through this series is the changes in the background W7MC displays.

Rich has made a huge collection of wallpapers.  Have a browse through them and pick a new wallpaper for your media center.
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Windows 7 Home Premium Winner Announced

Posted by Rich On September - 13 - 200927 COMMENTS

Note: The winner did not claim their prize. Enter to win Windows 7 Ultimate.

Thanks to everyone who took part in the competition for Windows 7 over the last week. Here are some statistics about the competition:

Total Entrants

Overall, there were 216 entrants:

total commentators Windows 7 Home Premium Winner Announced

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Introducing Our Newest Writer: Adam

Posted by Rich On September - 13 - 20098 COMMENTS

Adam, is our newest writer on Windows Guides. Adam is a web entrepreneur and iPhone expert; his company, Snapp Software focuses on iPhone and other mobile application development. His articles will focus on how to get the most out of using your iPhone with your PC. As most iPhone users own a PC, I’m sure you’ll all find his articles really useful.

He gave us a kick start this morning with How to Sync Documents Seamlessly from PC to iPhone and I’m sure we can expect to see more great content like this. Look out for his articles on Sunday mornings—a great time to sharpen your skills.

Please welcome Adam in the comments (and have a chance at Winning a retail copy of Windows 7.)

First of all, hello MintyWhite reader. I’m excited to be working with Rich & the MintyWhite team! I’m taking on the task of keeping you updated on how the iPhone and Windows can play together nicely.

I’m an iPhone junky. I’ll admit it. I love the thing. I love it as a productivity app, as a digital voice recorder, as a clock to quickly check what time it is on the other side of the world where some of my family lives, as a quick & easy email client. I could go on and on.

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Introducing: rsvr85–Our New Writer

Posted by Rich On September - 11 - 200931 COMMENTS

rsvr85 is now part of the Windows Guides team. That makes two of us. Readers: now you’re in trouble ;)

rsvr85 is well seasoned in desktop customization and has been mentioned a few times on Windows Guides before for his work over at the Forums (rsvr85′s profile.)

rsvr85′s Posts

Here’s what we’ve seen from him thus far:

Welcome to the team! Please welcome rsvr85 in the comments (it might win you a copy of Windows 7.)

Customise Windows 7 Media Center (Part 2)

Posted by Stu On September - 11 - 200950 COMMENTS

Let’s dive straight in and carry on from where we left off.

4a. Change The Genre Icon In MB

This will show you how to add an icon to the genres you see in MB.

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