plz.looking for this site that was on here

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  1. jerrico74

    jerrico74 Registered Member

    May 7, 2007
    hello all been awhile,hope you are well,

    plz, LOOKING for a site,cannot remember the name of it, where one very professional person here, made a webpage or site where he had listed (maybe 7-10 pages in catagories) different tips & tricks and technicol things to speed up,shrink down,and some great tips, winxp home addition.

    I 'thought" I had it saved but cannot remember the name of the program or page, Can you help out plz,
    thanks & take care ok jerrico
  2. beetlejuice69

    beetlejuice69 Registered Member

    Mar 16, 2005
  3. jerrico74

    jerrico74 Registered Member

    May 7, 2007
    thank you for looking SIR,no, also remember that this site/ma could & did walk you EXCATLY through your registry,telling you how to set certain item to make winxp start up gaster,or shut down faster, & what may have been add on/garbage,

    it was "'something" slimular to this,but was indexed with all the different things of winxp (BELOW)

    HOW to streamline win UP,ect and everything in it.
    I'am still looking, jazzy

    Start Menu

    Start Menu and Explorer options
    Speed up the Start Menu
    Add Programs to the Shell
    Add an expanding Control Panel to the Start Menu
    How to edit the Registry
    Alphabetize your Start Menu
    Brand your copy of Windows XP in the Start Menu
    Disabling New Programs Alert
    Snap-in Failed to Initialize Error XP Pro


    Make the background of desktop icons transparent (XP)
    Restore My Documents folder if deleted (9:cool:
    Remove shortcut icon arrows
    Change My Computer Icon
    Hide icons
    Add and Remove item types from the New Menu
    Save Color Scheme
    Create tool tips for desktop icons
    Create a Button to Reboot Win XP from the Desktop
    Remove Shortcut arrow from Desktop icons XP
    Performance Increase through My Computer
    Change Briefcase icon on NT/W2K/XP
    Create a Lock Computer Shortcut Icon


    Disable or customize taskbar grouping (XP)
    Restore the show desktop shortcut in the taskbar's quick launch toolbar
    Grayed out toolbar
    Put the modem status in the system tray
    Put Network Icon In System tray (XP)
    Add a Folder to the Taskbar

    Windows Explorer

    Stop folders from opening in their own Windows (XP)
    Enable and disable Windows support for ZIP files (XP)
    Change the name or location of System Folders
    Create a folder shortcut (XP)
    Command switches for Windows Explorer
    New command missing in Windows Explorer
    Remove entries from the context sensitive menu
    Enable and disable Windows Picture and Fax Viewer
    Open unknown files with Notepad
    Uncheck always use this program to open these files
    Thumbnails: Filenames, size, caching (XP)
    Restore .exe association
    Save and restore association (9:cool:
    Open rather than run a batch file when clicking it
    Change folders' icon
    Disable the Windows folder's warning message
    Change Drive Letters (XP)
    SendTo Any Folder


    Prevent password expiration (XP Pro Only)
    Set a minimum password length (9:cool:
    Access Windows 2000 from Windows 98 without a password
    Automatic logon without name or password (9x)
    Prevent a Windows Logon prompt at startup
    Delete your screensaver password if you forgot it (9:cool:
    Why does user logon screen come up after standby mode in XP Pro

    On & Off

    Enable or disable Scandisk/Chkdsk on System reboot
    Warm boot (9x)
    Restart the computer from a shortcut
    Shutdown problems
    Run programs at shutdown
    Shut down programs when shutting down Windows
    Invalid directory
    Change Windows logo (9:cool:
    Disable or Enable Windows XP Auto Updates
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2007
  4. tradetime

    tradetime Registered Member

    Oct 24, 2006
  5. jerrico74

    jerrico74 Registered Member

    May 7, 2007
    you guys R great for looking, thank you, I reamember it said something also about it showed in detail, tweaking the computer, and when i copied the pages it was like 20 Differet chapters, with 5-10 items in each chapter.
    I believe it was in this site,
    with a title like
    How to slimdown winxp or something like that.i'am even going back (2003,now) look at my doc files to see if i can see/recon it on there.
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