Month: March 2012

How to Block a Website ?

Some times it becomes necessary to block a website on our Computers for one or other reason. You can easily and effectivily block access to a website by adding it to your Windows HOSTS file. Once the website is blocked in the HOSTS file, it will not appear …

Removing Shared Documents folder From My Computer

Open registry editor by going to Start then Run and entering regedit. Once in registry, navigate to key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Explorer My Computer NameSpace DelegateFolders You must see a sub-key named {59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee}. If you delete this key, you have effectively removed the my shared documents …

Change Logon Wallpaper-Windows XP

Logon wallpaper is the wallpaper or image that windows xp shows on screen when windows logs on (before it asks for username & password) . It’s usually set to the image-logo of the brand(manufacturer) of our computer (e.g. in compaq laptops). Now we can set it to our …

Disabling Recent Documents History

The bad thing about Recent Documents History is that Windows XP has to calculate what should be put there each time you boot Windows, which can slow things down. 1. Open the Registry Editor (select Start/Run, type regedit, and click OK). 2. Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMcftWindows CurrentVersionPoliciesExplorer. 3. Create …

Lock ur folder widout any software

Suppose you want to lock the folder movies in d: which has the path D:movies.In the same drive create a text file and type ren movies movies.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D} Now save this text file as loc.bat Create another text file and type in it ren movies.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D} movies Now save this …

Fast Menu Opening….

Go to Start then Run Type ‘Regedit’ then click ‘Ok’ Find “HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl PanelDesktop” Select “MenuShowDelay” Right click and select “Modify’ Reduce the number to around “100” This is the delay time before a menu is opened. You can set it to “0” but it can make windows really …

Hack Admin Password From User Mode

Disclaimer: Use this article for eductational purpose ONLY. Follow these steps: 1. Open command prompt (Start->Run->cmd), 2. Enter the following command, then press ENTER 3. Enter the followin command, then press ENTER: compmgmt.msc This should open the computer management console. 4. Go to local users & groups->users. Right …

Change Text and Baloon Tip

Change Text and Baloon Tip Associated With All Desktop Icons You need to know the object’s class ID (CLSID), which uniquely identifies each system object. The following table lists the CLSIDs for common desktop objects. CLSIDs for desktop objects Desktop object CLSID My Computer {20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D} Recycle Bin {645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E} …