Category Archives: Windows 7

MiniTool MovieMaker: A Free Video Editing Software

How To Perform Clean Install of Win...
How To Perform Clean Install of Windows 11

MiniTool MovieMaker is an excellent and powerful free video editing tool for Windows 11 and 10. It allows users to create, edit & share videos with ease. You can create your videos with some limitations in the free version. It comes with an easy-to-understand interface that allows everyone to create videos with no video design […]

Giveaway: Free License for IObit Smart Defrag 8 Pro

There is some good news if you are searching for a paid defragmentation program for free. IObit firm is providing free license of its flagship program Smart Defrag 8. When you purchase this application out of the giveaway period, it will cost you US$ 19.99. However, if you download this program through this gearupwindows post, […]

How to Change Desktop Icon Spacing in Windows 11 or 10?

If you feel that Windows 11 or 10 desktop icons are too far or too close, this gearupwindows article will help you change the spacing between desktop icons. Using a Registry tweak, you can adjust the spacing of icons on the desktop with Windows 11 and 10. According to your needs, you can increase or […]

Fix: Mapped Network Drive not Showing in Windows 11 or 10

Mapping a network drive is basically creating a shortcut for that drive on another computer or in another location. In other words, mapping allows you to create a new drive letter for a folder, giving you access to it just like other computer drives. Generally, Windows users map the shared folder if they want permanent […]

Free Bloatware Removal Utility for Windows 11 and 10

Bloatware Removal Utility is a free and open-source application that allows you to uninstall or remove pre-installed and third-party apps with the help of Windows PowerShell. Using this tool, you can quickly remove pre-installed apps from Windows 11, 10, 8, and 7. Windows 11 and 10 come with a lot of unwanted apps, such as 3D […]

How to Prevent Windows 11/10 from Creating the Thumbs.db Thumbnail Cache Files?

Thumbs.db is a hidden system file that File Explorer automatically generates in all folders containing image and video files. File Explorer creates thumbnails of the pictures in the directory and saves them to the thumbs.db file so that Windows Explorer doesn’t need to create thumbnails cache every time the user browses the folder. Next time […]

Password Folder: A Freeware to Add Password on your Folder in Windows 11 or 10

Do you need a folder password protector for Windows 11 or 10? By default, Windows 11 or 10 does not allow to protect a folder with a password. That means you need to take the help of a freeware tool. There is so much folder password software on the internet; they are either free or […]

How to Add or Remove “Lid close action” from Power Options in Windows 11, 10, 8 or 7?

The “Lid close action” option in Power Options Control Panel item lets users specify the default action to take when the laptop lid is closed. From this option, you can set one of the actions to take: do nothing, sleep, hibernate, or shut down. But some Windows 11 users reported that this option is missing […]