Troubleshooting Windows 7 Inside Out
The ultimate, in-depth troubleshooting reference
This supremely organized reference describes hundreds of prevention tips, troubleshooting
techniques, and recovery tools in one essential guide. Discover how the experts keep their
Windows 7-based systems running smoothly.
o Take control of essential Windows 7 maintenance and security features, such as the Action Center and User Account Control
o Master quick fixes to the most common problems using expert tips and step-by-step repair guides
o Implement best practices to help prevent and combat viruses, malware, and identity theft
o Apply advanced troubleshooting techniques by understanding how Windows 7 works
o Diagnose hardware problems and work safely with your PC
o Develop a recovery plan to restore your system and data in the event of a disaster
o Know when to use power utilities for advanced performance, maintenance, and diagnostics
Chapter 11: Easy Ways to Fix Windows 7
Restore Previous Verions of Files
Configuring System Restore
Restoring Windows 7 Using System Restore
Can I Undo System Restore Changes?
Troubleshooting Software Compatibility
Manually Setting Program Compatibility
The Automatic Program capability Troubleshooter
Program Compatibility Notifications in Action Center
Windows XP Mode
Windows Won't Start
Last Known Good Configuration
Windows Startup Repair
Startup Repair from an Install DVD
or a System Repair Disc
You Did Back it Up, Didn't You?
Working with Device Drivers
Common Problems with Device Drivers
Graphics Driver Problems
Installing Device Drivers
Removing and Reinstalling Device Drivers
Updating Device Drivers
Rolling Back Device Drivers
Action Center Troubleshooter
Microsoft Fix It Center
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