Reset Forgotten Administrator Password on Windows 7

If you have forgotten the local administrator password, the orthodox methods approved by Microsoft requires the password reset disk, or a complete reinstallation of the OS. Sometimes the hardware manufacturer have built the factory recovery to be loaded at bios and you can use the function keys to activate. Other times if it is integrated into the Windows Repair, then you could be out of luck because access Windows Repair will require the administrator password as well. Read More.

Skill Up

What Is Your Ultimate Learn-A-Skill Method?

In general, there are 3 parts to effective self-learning: (1) The process, (2) approach, (3) Personality. My personal ultimate turns out to be is a combination all the theoretical models applied to practical daily use depending on the type of skill that I am learning, e.g. learning to do programming will be very different from how to play the piano. Read More.

Microsoft Outlook 2013

Office 2013 Only Starts In Safe Mode

On certain hardware built, for some reason, Microsoft Outlook 2013 does not properly start up and gets stuck at “Processing…” splash dialog. Apparently this issue is due to the fact that the new Microsoft Office now uses hardware acceleration to draw the animation and GUI, but in some cases, it does not play well with the hardware. Read More.