Extending Wallpaper search locations

When opening the “Change Desktop Background” Control Panel Windows by default uses the “Windows Desktop Backgrounds” picture location which is the content stored under C:\Windows\Web\Wallpaper In addition to the Windows Desktop Backgrounds location Windows also let you choose a Wallpaper from other locations such as the Picture Library, Top Rated Photos, Solid Colors or you can simply browse and select a Wallpaper that is stored anywhere on your computer.   But there is another option, Read More …

Windows 7 Master Control Panel aka God mode

Since yesterday there have been a lot of tweets and e-mails about the so-called Windows 7 God Mode, which in fact was available in Vista already. In short the Windows 7 God mode can be considered as an extended Control Panel. No need to re-write what has been written already, so for more details and how-to’s read the articles listed below. More articles: Stupid Geek Tricks: Enable the Secret "How-To Geek" Mode in Windows Create Read More …