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Eliminate XP’s Unread Mail Count

Eliminate XP’s Unread Mail Count

If you’re a veteran Windows XP user, you’re familiar with the “helpful” count of your unread email messages you’ll find at the login screen—which is usually wrong or overstated (my screenshot came from a fresh install of Thunderbird). The Online Tech Tips blog shows how to eliminate this stress-inducing reminder…

Change Attachment Risk Levels with a Registry Hack

Microsoft Outlook has three “risk levels” it can apply to attached files, which determines whether it warns you before downloading, tries its best to block you entirely, or just lets a file be grabbed without comment. If it doesn’t know what kind of file is attached, however, it prompts, which…