Disable User Account Control (UAC) in Windows 7

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Modifying the User Account Options in Windows 7 is slightly different than in Windows Vista. The default UAC prompts in Windows 7 are, in my opinion, sufficient for the average user. There are instances when a user would want to disable UAC or a Network Admin would want to disable UAC on all computers via… Read more »

Windows 7 Beta 7000, MP3 Corruption and Patch

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For those not aware of the MP3 corruption issue in Windows 7 Beta 7000, here is a link. If you have installed the beta, download either the x86 or x64 patch. It isn’t available through Windows Update yet. Further information is available here (KB 961367).

Some Compatible Programs for Windows 7 Beta 7000 x64

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Here is a quick list of applications that I have installed on Windows 7 Beta 7000 x64 that work: Notepad++ 5.1.3 WinRAR 3.80 VLC 0.9.8a Opera 9.63 Visual Studio 2008 SQL Server 2005 Printkey 2000 5.10 Office 2007 OpenOffice 3 iTunes Acrobat Reader 9 Adobe Master Collection (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc) CS3 RealVNC Free Edition… Read more »