Archive for 2006

Vista Transformation Pack

Give your good old Windows XP a visual facelift with the transformation pack.

Merry christmas and happy new year

Merry Christmas and a happy new year to everyone, and hopefully you will enter the new year with a full stomach. Added new theme Zune signed by Microsoft. Credits Microsoft Added Internet Explorer Tip about how to increase the HTTP... Continue Reading →

Extend the Windows Explorer context menu with Copy Path

Make it easier to copy the location of a file to the clipboard.

Open Command Prompt during the install phase

It is possible to open a command prompt during the GUI part of the Windows install.

Configure Internet Explorer HTTP send buffer for faster upload

Increase the winsock send buffer to make file uploading faster (Ex. file attachments in webmail).

Start Internet Explorer with extensions and addons disabled

Disabling the browser helper objects can be useful when troubleshooting Internet Explorer.

Disable restriction warning when viewing XML files

Internet Explorer is restricted to not run scripts when viewing local webpages.

Graweg NetApi32.dll Exploit

Description of the Graweg worm and how to protect against its SMB attacks.

Configure the Attachment Manager in Windows XP SP2

Windows XP SP2 includes the ability to mark files downloaded from the Internet as insecure and block access to them.

Allow viewing of CHM files across the network

Microsoft security update MS05-026 blocks for viewing compressed HTML (CHM) files placed on a network drive.