Showing posts with label Windows 7. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Windows 7. Show all posts

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Changing Windows 7 aero colors on the fly

I needed to change colors of Windows 7 taskbar and window decorations from command line. Quick Googlioplaza search revealed AutoIT3 example, but it was bit lacking. See updated version below.

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Execute BGInfo when IP address changes

Updates IP on your BGInfo managed desktop background image when new network connection is detected. Notices also Cisco AnyConnect VPN connections. Import XML file with SchTasks.exe.

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Adding custom entries to Windows 7 start menu with Group PolicyPreferences

Been bit quiet lately. I might as well document another hack to entertain my very small audience. This time post is about how to add custom entries to Windows 7 start menu. Not under all programs, but directly to same level as other options such as Control Panel, My Computer etc.