Microsoft tech troubleshooter extraordinaire Gov Maharaj and I help walk you through troubleshooting solutions to your tech support problems. If you have a problem you want to send us, you can use the Problem Step Recorder in Windows 7 (see this for details on how) and send us the zip file to DefragShow@microsoft.com. We will also be checking comments for problems, but the email address will let us contact you if needed.
[01:10] - Notification popup screen error.
[03:50] - Best way to switch audio output device.
[06:30] - Control-0 reseting IE zoom to 125% not 100%.
[08:22] - Error writing to LPT1 in Windows 7.
[10:44] - Blocking Windows Updates to avoid policy.
[12:58] - Locking a drive with a password.
[15:47] - Can you change display properties via command line.
[16:48] - Can you change wallpaper in Windows 7 Starter Edition.
[17:53] - Can you make the Control button work like caps lock.
[20:05] - Is it wise to use compression on AppData folder?
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