Black Viper
Black Viper
Oct 032009
 

Introduction Many people have asked for a “one-click” type of solution to Windows 7 Services. This page is my answer. Even though it takes more than just “one-click,” it will make things faster for you and assist in configuring your system for optimal performance. Warning: Before you do anything, read EVERYTHING! Notes for a Happier Computer and User Do not use “msconfig” to disable services, type “services.msc” in the Run box instead! (why?) Before disabling any service, check out the Windows 7 Services Information. All of these services are “Standard” [Continue Reading]

Oct 032009
 

Several services states cannot be modified using a registry patch in Windows 7. These are not listed to avoid errors while applying the patch to your system. All services that have the ability to be installed or uninstalled via Add/Remove Windows Components are not listed. This is in an effort to not break existing configurations. I have found that the following Windows 7 Services states cannot be controlled by a registry file in normal or safe mode: DCOM Server Process Launcher Diagnostic Policy Service Diagnostic Service Host Diagnostic System Host [Continue Reading]

Oct 012009
 

Modified the Windows 7 Service Configurations to disable Windows Connect Now – Config Registrar If you do not have a wireless network or your particular model does not have the "Compatible with Windows 7" logo. Also added a couple "additional reading" sections through out the individual links.

Oct 012009
 

Black Viper’s Top 8 tweaks for a faster (and less annoying) Windows 7 PC The following is what I do directly after a clean install of Windows 7. This does not mean that everything I do will work for you. Keeping that in mind, ensure you are fully aware of the risks of tweaking your system before doing so. Several of my performance tweaks "reduce" the default functionality of Windows and removes some built in security features. If security is a top priority for you or you are a new [Continue Reading]