Best Windows Freebies and Guides 14 [May 2009]

Posted by Rich On May - 31 - 2009

Best Windows Freebies and Guides 14Every month we take a look around some of the most interesting windows-related web sites. We collect the best free stuff and write tips to help you get more out of Windows. Below you’ll find wallpapers, icon packs, fonts, screensavers, and freeware we’ve found over the last 31 days. We’ve also put together our most popular windows guides.

Enjoy the overview of stuff you shouldn’t have missed in May 2009

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Best Windows Freebies and Guides 11 [February 2009]

Posted by Rich On February - 28 - 2009

Best Windows Freebies and Guides 11Every month we take a look around some of the most interesting windows-related web sites. We collect the best free stuff and write tips to help you get more out of Windows. Below you’ll find wallpapers, icon packs, fonts, screensavers, and freeware we’ve found over the last 30 days. We’ve also put together our most popular windows guides.

Enjoy the overview of stuff you shouldn’t have missed in February 2009

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How To Series: Customize Vista Desktop and Start Menu

Posted by Rich On January - 26 - 2009

Customize Desktop and Start Menu

For the next week, I’m going to run a series of guides that will help you customize your desktop and start menu on your Windows Vista machine.

These guides come from the ‘Windows Vista – Customization Manual’ [Download a copy now]. The customization manual runs over the basics of customizing your Windows Vista machine to make it more personal. This guide is free of charge to all mintywhite.com readers.

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It’s that time of year again and to celebrate Halloween, I want to share a collection of wallpapers, icons, fonts, and themes—enjoy!
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Best Windows Freebies and Guides 06 [September 2008]

Posted by Rich On September - 29 - 2008

Best Free Stuff of July 2008

Every month we take a look around some of the most interesting windows-related web sites. We collect the best free stuff and write tips to help you get more out of Windows. Below you’ll find wallpapers, icon packs, fonts, screensavers, and freeware we’ve found over the last 30 days. We’ve also put together our most popular windows guides.

Enjoy the overview of stuff you shouldn’t have missed in September 2008.

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Make your Computer Boot Faster with Startup Delayer

Posted by Rich On June - 20 - 2008

Does your computer boot slowly? If you shut your computer down regularly, this can be a real pain. Anything more than about 45 seconds tests my patience and I’ve used computers this week that took well over five minutes (really not kidding.)

There are three easy things you can do to improve boot time:

  • Remove spyware
  • Remove unnecessary startup programs
  • Delay non-essential programs on startup

In this guide you will learn how to do the latter two of these tasks.

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