Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
1. Click the Start Menu and click the "Run" icon. If a "Run" icon is not listed, press the Windows key on your keyboard and "R" at the same time.
2. Type "regedit" (without quotations) and press "Enter" key to open the Vista Registry Editor.
3. Look for the "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" entry in the left pane and click the expansion arrow next to it.
4.Click the expansion arrow next to the "SOFTWARE" entry.
5.Click the expansion arrow next to "Microsoft."
6.Click the expansion arrow next to "Windows."
7.Click the expansion arrow next to "CurrentVersion."
8.Click the "Internet Settings" entry.
9.Look for "MaxConnectionsPerServer" and "MaxConnectionsPer1_0Server" in the right pane. If you see them, skip steps 10-12. If they are not there, follow steps 10-12.
10.Right-click in the right pane.
11.Highlight the "New" menu item and select "DWORD Value."
12.Create two DWORD values named "MaxConnectionsPerServer" and "MaxConnectionsPer1_0Server".
13.Open the MaxConnectionsPerServer entry by double-clicking it.
14.Enter a number between 10 and 16 in the "value" section in the format: 00000010, where the last two digits represent a number between 10 and 16. 16 opens up the browser to the most bandwidth, making it faster. The default is 6, which is optimal for dial-up browsers
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Right click on the speaker icon in the bottom taskbar select playback devices then sounds tab scroll through all device sounds select it then from the drop down list select none
this will vary depending on your operating system
Click "Control Panel."
Click the "Sound" icon.
Click the "Sounds" tab.
Click on the listing for the sound that currently plays when an action is performed on your keyboard.
This will select it. Click the drop down menu on screen and select "None." Click "Apply" to disable the keyboard sound in
hope this helps
Oct 10, 2012 | Computers & Internet
Click the Windows "Start" button in the bottom-left corner of your desktop.
Scroll up and click "Control Panel."
Choose the "Mouse" icon or type "Mouse" in the field in the upper-right corner.
Click the "Enter" button and then click the "Mouse" link.
Press the "Hardware" tab or the tab to the right of it that specifies the type of touch pad you have.
If you are under the "Hardware" tab, highlight the touch pad in the list of devices and click the "Enable" button.
If you are under the touch pad tab, click the enable button.
Click the "Apply" button and then click the "OK" button
Locate the function key on your keyboard (F1 through F12) that has an icon of a touchpad. This is often a rectangle with two smaller rectangles below it, representing the touchpad and its two buttons.
Press and hold the "Fn" key, usually found in the lower left area of your keyboard.
Press the touchpad function key and then release both keys. If this does not enable your touchpad, try holding the "Fn" key down and pressing the touchpad function key twice in a row.
Shortcut Key Method
Press the Windows icon key on your keyboard and hold it down until the Start menu pops up. If your keyboard doesn't have a Windows icon, press "Ctrl-Esc" at the same time.
Use your arrow keys to locate the Control Panel and press "Enter."
Navigate to "Mouse" with your arrow keys and press "Enter" to open the mouse control dialog box.
Then, press "Alt-F" together to access the tabs at the top of this box.
Navigate using the arrow keys to "Device Settings" or "Touchpad" or the similar option on your system and press "Enter."
Press the "Tab" key until the "Enable" option or a check box next to it highlights and then press "Enter." Press "Tab" again until you are highlighting "OK," and press "Enter." Your touchpad will be re-enabled.
hope this helps
Sep 22, 2012 | Computers & Internet
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