How to Enable Thumbnail Previews for Firefox in Windows 7

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A new Feature on Windows 7 is Thumbnail Previews in Taskbar. Firefox is compatible for Windows 7 and can run without problems on 32 and 64 bit versions. To enable thumbnail preview on Firefox 3.6 on Windows 7, you have to make the following hack.

 

Enable Firefox Thumbnail Preview

Open Firefox and type: about:config (as shown on the image below) and pres Enter.

Click on the "I’ll be careful, I promise!" button.

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How to move Windows Live Messenger to System Tray in Windows 7

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Window Live Messenger in Windows 7 is removed from System tray. But this option was really comfortable. Many users are asking how to have back MSN Icon to System Tray. There is no special mod to do this, just a simply change of compatibly mode.

Move Windows Live Messenger to Notification Area:

1- Right Click on Windows Live Messenger Icon on Desktop or inside All Programs –> Windows Live and select Properties.

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Mozilla Firefox 3.6 Beta with Full Screen, Personas and Windows 7 support

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Mozilla has release the first beta of Firefox 3.6, which introduce a partial support for Windows 7, optimized to run on small device operating systems and promises to improve the speed more responsive than previous versions. Firefox 3.6 Beta is built on Mozilla’s Gecko 1.9.2 web rendering platform, which has been under development for several months and contains many improvements for web developers, Add-on developers and users.

Firefox 3.6 – code-named Namoroka introduces very few visible changes from the current version 3.5: Most of the improvements are in fact under the hood. Among the few exceptions is the native support for the new Windows 7 taskbar, with the exception of Jump List.

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Microsoft Windows 7 Released – Big Party

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Today Windows 7 Released, is a Big Day for Microsoft and for the Operation System history. Windows 7 is the latest version of Microsoft Windows, a series of operating systems produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers, including home and business desktops, laptops, netbooks, tablet PCs and media center PCs.

Windows 7 (screenshot below) is intended to be a more focused, incremental upgrade to the Windows line, with the goal of being fully compatible with applications and hardware with which Windows Vista is already compatible. Presentations given by Microsoft in 2008 focused on multi-touch support, a redesigned Windows Shell with a new taskbar, a home networking system called HomeGroup, and performance improvements. Some applications that have been included with prior releases of Microsoft Windows, including Windows Calendar, Windows Mail, Windows Movie Maker, and Windows Photo Gallery, will not be included in Windows 7; some will instead be offered separately as part of the free Windows Live Essentials suite.

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15+ Best Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts

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We are close to final release for Windows 7. The Windows key now performs a wide variety of functions. Here are a handful of the most useful ones:

1. Win+h – Move current window to full screen
2. Win+i – Restore current full screen window to normal size or minimize current window if not full screen
3. Win+Shift+Arrow – Move current window to alternate screen
4. Win+D – Minimize all windows and show the desktop
5. Win+E – Launch Explorer with Computer as the focus
6. Win+F – Launch a search window
7. Win+G – Cycle through gadgets
8. Win+L – Lock the desktop

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