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There are many ways to transform Windows XP into Mac OSX. For users who do not feel like to actually use MAC but love to have look and feel like MAC OSX for their Windows XP, this topic can help.

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Unlike old version of Windows, now you can change Windows 7 Logon background wallpaper easily as its a feature of Windows 7.

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Lets customize Windows XP Logon Screen background wallpaper.

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Windows 7 brings features that are even more customizable (such as Explorer or the logon screen) or features that should be added to Windows (such as a PDF format reader, security tools, or disk utilities). Some users might prefer to run Windows without certain features. This enhancement is about a point of choice and control in the Windows 7 control panel called “Windows Features” which is where you can choose to turn various features of Windows on or off.

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There are two ways to improve overall appearance of fonts in PC.

  • By enabling Windows smooth edges of screen fonts
  • By enabling Window’s ClearType.

By default, Microsoft Windows has smooth fonts enabled. If you switch to classical theme and customize the PC for better performance then settings for fonts may also change. Microsoft Windows XP was the first operating system released that supported ClearType. To enable ClearType in Windows XP follow the below steps.

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You can delete files faster by disabling confirmation message “Are you sure you want to send ‘finename’ to recyclebin?” by unchecking confirmation check box from recyclebin properties. To do so follow these steps:

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Hibernating a PC is beneficial when you want to quickly start working next time you switch your PC on. And pressing Turn off computer does not give you hibernate option. When shutting down or turning off the computer you will get following three options:

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You can improve overall system performance and boot time of your computer by getting rid of programs you do not want running in the background by choosing to do a Selective Startup in msconfig utility. Because sometimes we install too many programs and even we uninstall those, some of their files, settings or entries can left behind which are definitely unwanted and cause PC to slow down in response.

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