I have placed online my Windows Vista Install Guide. Enjoy!
I have updated the Vista service configuration to include "Bare-bones" configuration. This configuration disables many built in features of Windows Vista as well as several security features. This configuration is not for a system that is directly connected to the internet as Windows Defender and Windows Firewall are disabled. This is not for a system that provides networked resources, such as printers, to other LAN connected computers. Use this configuration at your own risk. It is only provided here as a reference for me. If you wish to tweak your [Continue Reading]
I have updated the Vista service configuration to include "BV’s Configuration" recommendations. This is the configuration that I currently am using at home and have not found any issues with it. This does not guarantee it will work for you. 56 service settings have been changed from the default annotated by an (*) asterisk. This configuration is a system that is still able to perform many LAN networking functions, such as file and print sharing and uses wireless networking (laptop) plus leaves several security related "features" like the Windows Defender, [Continue Reading]
I have updated the following Vista service descriptions and modified the "Safe" recommendations accordingly: Application Experience Base Filtering Engine Certificate Propagation CNG Key Isolation Extensible Authentication Protocol IKE and AuthIPsec Keying Modules Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) IPsec Policy Agent Routing and Remote Access Smart Card Smart Card Removal Policy Windows Firewall Wired AutoConfig WLAN AutoConfig
I have updated the Windows XP Services Custom Registry File Tool. Please contact me if you discover any errors or inconsistencies. Enjoy!
I have posted my Windows Vista Super Tweaks to include disabling annoyances like User Account Control and resource hogs like System Restore. Please contact me if you discover any errors or inconsistencies. More Windows Vista information to include expanded services coverage coming (real) soon as well as my custom registry file tool for XP. Lots of updates ahead!
I have updated the Windows XP Service Pack 2 Services Registry Files. Please contact me if you discover any errors or inconsistencies. The pages have the full default service values for each flavor of XP and my description modification to place my information in the services.msc utility. "Safe" start values as well as custom registry file creation coming soon.
I have updated the Windows XP Services Configurations and Windows XP Services 411 to reflect current information. All services are broke out into their own page now for easier management. Registry files coming soon.
I have updated the Windows XP Services Configurations to reflect default settings for Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 and Windows XP Tablet PC Edition.
More services are listed in my Windows Vista Services Configurations pages to include Vista Ultimate defaults.