Turn off the creation/use of thumbs.db files in windows 7

Categories Information Technology, Microsoft, Windows 7

Click start;

Type gpedit.msc in the search box or typr run and then type gpedit.msc in the run box.

Navigate to

  • User Configuration
  • Administrative Templates
  • Windows Components
  • Windows Explorer

Enable the following items:

  • Turn off the caching of thumbnails in hidden thumbs.db files.
  • Turn off caching of thumbnail pictures.

Reset computer if needed.

Hope that helps anyone else who has this ridiculous issue…

Bing Search Tainted by Pro-Microsoft Results | CIO – Blogs and Discussion

Categories Apple/Mac, Google, Information Technology, Microsoft

Hilarious… And it seems to be true… Big shocker that micro$oft is doing anything it can to beat out the competition…


Oh Microsoft, just when we were starting to believe in this thing called Bing, you go messing with the search results.
Case in point: a search on Bing for the phrase, “Why is Windows so expensive?” returned this as the top link….