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RunMimic Puts The ‘Run’ Box Back In Windows

RunMimic Puts The ‘Run’ Box Back In Windows

Windows only: If you’re on a locked-down XP system without the “Run” command available, the Run Dialog Replacement is there to comfort you. The tiny, stand-alone app can be pinned to the Start menu (with a right-click command) or assigned a shortcut, giving you access to power-user tweaks like shutting…

Kid-Proof Your PC with SteadyState

Kid-Proof Your PC with SteadyState

When you’ve got your Windows XP or Vista setup running perfectly, you don’t want to lose all your painstaking customisations to a reckless tot, an experiment-minded friend or spouse, or a rogue system-lousing program. Windows SteadyState, as we

Switch Your XP Firefox 3 Theme to Vista (or Vice-Versa)

Switch Your XP Firefox 3 Theme to Vista (or Vice-Versa)

The CyberNet blog points out that any Firefox 3 users unhappy with the way their XP/Vista-specific skins look can adopt their browser using two nifty themes—one for re-creating a Vista look on XP, another for XP on Vista. Both themes are experimental and require a Mozilla account, but, as CyberNet…