• How To Prevent Programs From Running On Windows Startup (Windows 7, 8 and Vista)How To Prevent Programs From Running On Windows Startup (Windows 7, 8 and Vista)

    This is something you’ll have to deal with sooner or later. Many programs tend to put themselves into the startup list which will automatically run when Windows boots up. The most of them will inform you about this during their installation, but the checkbox saying “Run this program at Windows startup” will probably be hidden at the corner of the window and already checked.     Also there are many important programs which will bother […]


  • How To Block a Specific Website From Loading On Your Computer (Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP)How To Block a Specific Website From Loading On Your Computer (Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP)

    How to block a specific website from loading on your computer? This is very simple and doesn’t require any additional software. Once blocked, site will remain unavailable in all web browsers, until you unblock it. Let’s say you need to block a Facebook from showing in your browser. Run the the following procedure…     1  Open My Computer and navigate to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc 2. Double-click on the file named “hosts“. Wait for Open with dialog to appear and […]


  • How To Block Internet Access For Any Program In One Click (Windows 7 and Vista)How To Block Internet Access For Any Program In One Click (Windows 7 and Vista)

    How to block a program from accessing the internet?  You don’t need any additional software to do this, just your native Windows Firewall. BUT… if you go through standard firewall procedure it will require much more then one click, so I’ll show you the easiest way 🙂 We will create shell extension for right-click context menu which will have two options: “Block Internet Access” and “Allow Internet Access“. Here we go…   1 […]