How to personalize your PC with Windows 7?

It Changes the image of your account of user

You Can change the image that appears in the name of user in the menu Beginning. It Uses the following procedure:

1. Beam click in the button Beginning and, next, clicks in the image that is in the part superior of the menu of Beginning.

2. Beam click in Changing image.

3. Beam click in the image to use and, next, you click in Changing image. Or, if you wish to use his own image, you click in Looking For more images…, and finds the image that wishes to use, you click in him and, next, you click in Opening.

It Changes the bottom of the writing-desk

It Changes to the paper carpet of the screen (also denominated to wallpapper) can be an image of his personal collection or one that comes with Windows 7 by defect. If you prefer it, also you can select a solid color for the screen bottom. It Uses the following procedure:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, you click in Personalizar.2. Beam click in bottom of the writing-desk.

3. Beam click to choose the location of the wished image or clicks in Examining to look for the image in its PC.

4. When you find the wished image, double beam click sbre she. Next one will become at heart of screen.

5. In the ready Position of the image, you click in an element to trim the photo to fill the screen, it fits the image in the screen or expands it to fill up the screen, it places the image in the mosaic or the center, and soon you click in Keeping changes.

Creation of a screen for the projection of slides

Instead of to leave only one photo in his writing-desk, you can add a visual variety to his writing-desk with a presentation of slides of your favorite photos. It Uses the following procedure to select a collection of photos of the screen for your own presentation of slides:

1. Assure to you that the photos that you wish to have in your presentation of slides are in the same folder or the library of images (if you wish to make a presentation of slides with all the collection).

2. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, you click in Personalizing.

3. Beam click in bottom of the writing-desk.

4. Beam click in the list of location images to choose the location of the wished image or you click in Examining to look for the image in his PC.

5. It Marks the square for each photo that wants in its presentation of slides. By defect, all the photos can be selected in the folder and to be part of the presentation.

6. In Order to complete the presentation of slides, you can realize one of the following variables:

* The position of the list of images, clicks in an element to trim the photos to fill the screen, to fit the images to the screen or extend them to occupy the screen, place the images in mosaic or centered.

* Beam click in an element of the list To Change Image to choose the speed at which they change the photos of the presentation.

* It Selects the Shuffle of photos to appear random in sequence.

7. Beam click in Keeping changes.

To Change the color of the subject

You Can change the color of the marks of the windows, in the menu of Beginning, bar of tasks and other common elements of Windows to your taste and personality. For it.

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Personalizing.

2. Beam click in Color of window.

3. Beam click in the color that wishes soon and uses the regulator to vary the intensity of color.

4. When you have completely optimized the color, you click in Keeping changes.

To Change the sounds of the system

You Can cause that your equipment makes a sound when certain events take place, for example, when initiating the session in the equipment or when you receive a new mail.

Windows has certain combinations of sounds (sounds related to the groups) for the common events. You Can personalize the sounds of the following way:

In Order to change a combination of sounds:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Personalizing.

2.Haz click in Sounds.

3. In Combination of sounds, you click in the system of sound that you wish to use and click in Accepting.

Note: You Can do an idea to you of the combination of the sounds that you have chosen before clicking in Accepting. In the list Events of program, it clicks in events with the icon of the loudspeaker (the icon means that this event has an associate sound) and soon clicks in Trying to listen as it sounds that combination.

In Order to change a sound:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Personalizing.

2. Beam click in Sounds.

3. In the list Events of program, you click in the event that you wish to assign a new sound.

4. In the list Sounds, you click in the sound that you wish to associate with the event and, next, you click in Accepts.

If the sound that you wish to use does not appear, you click in Examining to locate it. If there is more of a change of sound, you click in Applying after changing each sound and soon you click in Accepting when you have finished.

Note: If you change of one or more sounds, Windows will automatically create a new combination of sounds and will add “(modified)� to the name. For example, if there are began to alter to the called combination Sonata, the new combination is called Sonata (modified). The combination of sounds will conserve its original name.

To Keep the configuration desktop like a new subject

You Can change parts of a subject (images, colors and sounds) and soon to keep the modified subject to be able to use them more ahead. In Addition you can even share it with others.

To Keep a subject:

In Order to keep a modified subject and to use it in your equipment, you do the following thing:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Personalizing.

2. It Changes the bottom of your writing-desk. This last one will be part of a new “point without keeping�. Or, you click in an existing subject for his use.

3. It Keeps the subject.

4. A name for the new subject Writes and you click in Keeping. You Will Find this new subject in my sounds.

To Keep in a subject to share with the others

In Order to share a modified subject, it follows these steps: You Can share the subjects of different ways, for example, by mail or external hard disk.

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Personalizing.

2. It Changes the bottom of your writing-desk. This last one will be part of a new “point without keeping�. Or, you click in an existing subject for his use.

3. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on the element and you click in Keeping subject to share.

4. In the picture Name, a name for the subject writes and you click in Keeping. By defect, Windows will keep the subject in the folder My documents. You Can share this question through e-mail, copy it in a unit USB flash or use any other method that is advisable.

To Optimize the resolution of the screen

The resolution is related to the number of pixels that are in the screen of the PC. Whatever more pixels, better will be the definition of the screen, and the individual elements will be reduced. It Can change the configuration of the resolution of the following way:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Resolution of Screen.

2. In the list of Resolution, it moves the sliding control to the wished resolution and you click in Applying.

3. Beam click in Keeping to use the new resolution or to return to go to the previous resolution. If there are no modifications and the monitor does not work correctly with the selected resolution, it waits for about 15 second and the screen will return automatically to the previous resolution.

Comprendendiendo the native resolution

Monitors LCD including screens of laptop, generally work better with the native resolution. It is recommended to use the native resolution of the monitor to obtain the best possible definition for the text and the images. How to know which is the native resolution? it is easy: in the majority of the cases, Windows 7 already knows, and shows it the message “(recommended)� next to the ideal configuration. If there is not a recommended configuration, please the guide of the user of the monitor consults.

To Make the most legible text in the screen

After fitting the native resolution of the monitor, the text can be very small to read. You do not worry: you can enlarge the text and other elements like icons, without changing the resolution. This is what must do:

1. Beam click in the right button of the mouse on an empty space of the writing-desk and, next, clicks in Resolution of Screen.

2. Beam click in increasing or diminishing the size of the text and other elements.

3. Beam click in one of the following:

* Smaller: 100% (by defect). It Maintains the text and other elements in his normal size.

* Half: 125%. It Defines the text and other elements to the 125% of his normal size.

* Greater: 150%. It Defines the text and other elements to the 150% of his normal size. This option only appears if the monitor is compatible with a minimum resolution of 1200Ă—900 pixels.

4. Beam click in Applying. In Order to see the changes, it closes all the programs, it closes the session of Windows and it reinitiates next.

Gadgets of the writing-desk

Windows 7 contains denominated mini-programs gadgets, that offer information of a look and facilitates the access to tools of frequent use. For example, you can use gadgets to show a slide or see the up-to-date meteorological state continuously.

Before gadget can be added, this it will have to be installed in the PC. In Order to see gadgets that they are installed in your PC, you do the following thing:

1. Beam click in the writing-desk and clicks in Gadgets.

2. Beam click in the bellboys of displacement to see all the gadgets.

3. In Order to see information about gadget, you click in gadget and, next, you click in Showing details.

You Can in line unload more gadgets from the website of Windows: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-ES/windows/downloads/personalize/gadgets

It Determines a program to the bar of tasks

Now you can directly determine a program to the bar of tasks so that you can open it of faster and comfortable form, instead of looking for the program in the menu Beginning.

In Order to determine a program to the bar of tasks, it realizes the following steps:

If the program or is being executed, you click in the button of the program in the bar of tasks (or it drags the button towards the writing-desk) to open the Jumplist of the program, next, it clicks in Anchoring this program to the bar of tasks.

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If the program is not being executed, you click in Beginning, looks for the icon of the program, you click in the icon and, next, you click in Anchoring to the bar of tasks.

Also you can determine a program dragging the direct access of the program from the writing-desk or the menu Beginning to the bar of tasks.

In Addition, if you drag the direct access of a file, folder or webpage to the bar of tasks and the associate program is not nailed there, then that program pays attention to the bar of tasks and the subject pays attention to the Jumplist of the program.

Note: In Order to clear a program determined to the bar of tasks, it opens the Jumplist of the program and, next, you click in Weighing Anchor this program from the bar of tasks.

* The folders and direct access appear in the Explorer of Jumplist Windows when they are opened.

* You Can determine a program from the menu Beginning to the bar of tasks, but not from the bar of tasks towards menu Beginning.

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