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Section A.2. Alphabetical Listing of All Windows XP Settings: N-W

A.2. Alphabetical Listing of All Windows XP Settings: N-W


Navigation keys on special keyboards, customize

TweakUI Explorer Command Keys


NetMeeting, make the default for Internet Calls

Control Panel Internet Options Programs tab Internet Call


Network, add new connection

Control Panel Network Connections New Connection Wizard


Network, advanced adapter settings

Device Manager right-click adapter Properties Advanced tab


Network, Authentication

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties Authentication tab


Network, bindings

Control Panel Network Connections Advanced Advanced Settings Adapters and Bindings tab

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab turn on or off listed protocols and services


Network, bridge two connections

Control Panel Network Connections select two connections Advanced Network Bridge


Network, computer description

Control Panel System Computer Name tab


Network, computer name

Control Panel System Computer Name tab Change


Network, connect to shared printer

Control Panel Printers and Faxes Add Printer Next A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer


Network, connection status

Control Panel Network Connections double-click connection General tab


Network, disconnect mapped network drive

Explorer Tools Disconnect Network Drive


Network, DNS settings

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties Advanced DNS tab


Network, enable / disable

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Enable or Disable


Network, Firewall

See "Internet Connection Firewall"


Network, include in Files or Folders search

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Automatically search for network folders and printers


Network, install a network protocol or service

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Install


Network, IP address and other connection information

Control Panel Network Connections double-click connection Support tab


Network, join a Windows NT domain

Control Panel System Computer Name tab Change


Network, map network drive

Explorer Tools Map Network Drive


Network, preliminary setup

Control Panel Network Connections Network Setup Wizard


Network, priorities

Control Panel Network Connections Advanced Advanced Settings Provider Order tab


Network, protocol, enable or disable for a connection

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab check or uncheck entries in list


Network, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Windows Settings Security Settings Local Policies Security Options

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Network

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Network


Network, set IP address

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties Use the following IP address


Network, set multiple IP addresses

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties Advanced IP Settings tab


Network, share printer

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Sharing Shared as


Network, show icon in taskbar notification areawhen connected

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Show icon in notification area when connected


Network, SNMP components (install / uninstall)

Control Panel Network Connections Advanced Optional Networking Components Management and Monitoring Tools


Network, TCP/IP filtering

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties Advanced Options tab TCP/IP filtering Properties


Network, TCP/IP settings

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties


Network, uninstall a protocols or service

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Uninstall


Network, WINS settings

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties Advanced WINS tab


Network Connections, automatically dial

Control Panel Internet Options Connection tab


Network Connections, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Network Network Connections


Network Connections, show as menu in Start Menu (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize "Advanced Start menu options" section Expand Network Connections


Network Connections, show in Start Menu (Classic Start Menu only)

TweakUI Explorer Show Network Connections on classic Start Menu


Network Connections, show in Start Menu (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab "Start menu items" section Network Connections


Newsgroup reader, default

Control Panel Internet Options Programs tab Newsgroups


Notification Area

See "Taskbar Notification Area"


Numbers, customize display

Control Panel Regional and Language Options Regional Options tab Customize Numbers tab


ODBC data sources, restrict access

Control Panel Internet Options Security tab Custom Level


Offline Files, action to take when network connection is lost

Control Panel Folder Options Offline Files tab Advanced


Offline Files, automatic synchronization

Explorer Tools Synchronize Setup Logon/Lofoff tab Automatically synchronize the selected items...


Offline Files, automatic synchronization on idle

Explorer Tools Synchronize Setup On Idle tab Advanced


Offline Files, compatibility with computers running on batteries

Explorer Tools Synchronize Setup On Idle tab Advanced Prevent synchronization when my computer is running on battery power


Offline Files, enable scheduling of desktop web page updates

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Enable offline items to be synchronized on a schedule


Offline Files, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Network Offline Files


Offline Files, settings

Control Panel Folder Options Offline Files tab

Explorer Tools Synchronize Setup


Offline Files, synchronize

Explorer Tools Synchronize


Outlook Express, make the default

Control Panel Internet Options Programs tab E-mail or Newsgroups


Outlook Express, repair unread mail count

TweakUI Repair


Parental Control of web sites

Control Panel Internet Options Content tab Content Advisor section


Passwords, automatic logon

Control Panel Internet Options Security tab Custom Level User Authentication


Passwords, change

Control Panel User Accounts select an account Change my password


Passwords, expiration

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Windows Settings Security Settings Account Policies Password Policy


Passwords, prevent forgotten passwords

Control Panel User Accounts select an account Related Tasks section Prevent a forgotten password


Passwords, require for exiting screen saver

Control Panel Display Screen Saver tab On resume, password protect


Passwords, require for resuming from standby mode

Control Panel Power Options Advanced tab Prompt for password when computer resumes from standby


Passwords, saving in web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Content tab AutoComplete


Passwords, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Windows Settings Security Settings Account Policies Password Policy


Passwords, show "Change Password" in Ctrl-Alt-Del window

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates System Ctrl+Alt+Del Options


Path, show full path in folder windows

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Display the full path in the title bar / Display the full path in the address bar


Personalized menus, Favorites

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Enable Personalized Favorites Menu


Pictures

See "Images"


Places bar, customize

TweakUI Common Dialogs


Pointer

See "Mouse"


Pop-up help windows

See "Tooltips"


Power Management

See "Advanced Power Management"


Print Server settings

Control Panel Printers and Faxes File Server Properties


Printers, advanced settings

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Printers

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Printers


Printers, cancel printing of all documents

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Cancel All Documents


Printers, cancel printing of one document

Control Panel Printers and Faxes double-click printer right-click document Cancel


Printers, change settings for a single application

Open application File Print or Printer Setup


Printers, change settings for all applications

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Properties


Printers, connect to a printer on your network

Control Panel Printers and Faxes Add Printer Next A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer


Printers, install

Control Panel Printers and Faxes Add Printer


Printers, pause printing

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Pause Printing


Printers, print background colors and images when printing web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Printings Print background colors and images


Printers, set default printer

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Set as Default Printer


Printers, share with other computers on network

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Sharing Shared as


Printers, show as menu in Start Menu (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize "Advanced Start menu options" section Expand Printers


Printers, show in Start Menu (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab "Start menu items" section Printers and Faxes


Printers, uninstall

Control Panel Printers and Faxes right-click printer Delete


Printers, view status

Control Panel Printers and Faxes double-click printer


Processor, priorities

Control Panel System Advanced tab Performance section Settings Advanced tab Processor scheduling section


Processor, show details

Control Panel System General tab


Profile Assistant, enable / disable

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Security Enable Profile Assistant


Proxy settings

Control Panel Internet Options Connection tab LAN Settings


Quick Launch toolbar, show on Taskbar

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Show Quick Launch

Right-click on taskbar Toolbars Quick Launch


Recent Documents

See "Documents"


Recycle Bin, desktop icon

Control Panel Display Desktop tab Customize Desktop


Registered User, view

Control Panel System General tab


Registry Editor, repair

TweakUI Repair


Remote Assistance, allow invitations to be sent

Control Panel System Remote tab Remote Assistance tab


Remote Desktop, enable incoming connections

Control Panel System Remote tab Remote Desktop tab


Report crashes to Microsoft

Control Panel System Advanced tab Error Reporting


Run, show in Start Menu (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize "Advanced Start menu options" section Display Run


Run, show in Start Menu (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab "Start menu items" section Run Command


Scheduled Tasks, add a task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Add Scheduled Task


Scheduled Tasks, choose user for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Task tab Run as


Scheduled Tasks, choose user for At service

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced AT Service Account


Scheduled Tasks, compatibility with computers running on batteries

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Power Management section


Scheduled Tasks, delete a task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Delete


Scheduled Tasks, delete completed tasks automatically

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Delete the task if it is not scheduled to run again


Scheduled Tasks, enable / disable

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Stop Using Task Scheduler or Start Using Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, enable / disable a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Task tab Enabled


Scheduled Tasks, log

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced View Log


Scheduled Tasks, missed task notification

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Notify Me of Missed Tasks


Scheduled Tasks, pause

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks Advanced Pause Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, perform only if computer is idle

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Idle Time section


Scheduled Tasks, repeat settings for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Schedule tab Advanced


Scheduled Tasks, schedule settings for a single task

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Schedule tab


Scheduled Tasks, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Task Scheduler

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Task Scheduler


Scheduled Tasks, stop hung tasks

Control Panel Scheduled Tasks right-click task Properties Settings tab Stop the task if it runs for...


Screen

See "Display"


Screen Saver settings

Control Panel Display Screen Saver tab


Scrollbars, color

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "3d Objects"


Scrollbars, size

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Scrollbar"


Search, Address Bar

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Search from the Address bar


Search, classic search in Explorer

TweakUI Explorer Use Classic Search in Explorer


Search, customize navigation key

TweakUI Explorer Command Keys


Search, include network folders and printers

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Automatically search for network folders and printers


Send To, folder location

TweakUI My Computer Special Folders


Setup, location of setup files

TweakUI My Computer Special Folders Installation Path


Shared folders, include in searches

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Automatically search for network folders and printers


Shared folders, make accessible to all users

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Use simple file sharing

(Turn this off to further restrict access to shared resources.)


Shift Key, make it "sticky"

Control Panel Accessibility Options Keyboard tab Use StickyKeys


Shortcuts, overlay icon

TweakUI Explorer Shortcut


Shortcuts, show "Shortcut to" prefix

TweakUI Explorer Prefix "Shortcut to" on new shortcuts


Single-click required to open icons

Control Panel Folder Options General tab Single-click to open an item


Software, install or uninstall

Control Panel Add or Remove Programs


Software, install or uninstall (network components)

Control Panel Network Connections Advanced Optional Networking Components


Software, installation security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Windows Installer

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Windows Installer


Sounds, beep on errors

TweakUI General Beep on errors


Sounds, default audio devices for playback, recording, and MIDI

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Audio tab


Sounds, disable unwanted audio devices

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Audio tab Use only default devices


Sounds, events that trigger sounds

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Sounds tab


Sounds, list devices

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Hardware tab


Sounds, mute all

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Mute


Sounds, navigation keys on special keyboards

TweakUI Explorer Command Keys


Sounds, play in web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Multimedia Play sounds in web pages


Sounds, play sounds when Caps Lock, Num Lock, or Scroll Lock is pressed

Control Panel Accessibility Options Keyboard tab Use ToggleKeys


Sounds, show visual notification

Control Panel Accessibility Options Sound tab


Sounds, speaker, enable/disable pc speaker

TweakUI General Beep on errors


Sounds, speaker orientation

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Speaker settings section Advanced Speakers tab


Sounds, speaker troubleshooting

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Speaker settings section Advanced Performance tab


Sounds, speaker volume

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Speaker settings section Speaker Volume


Sounds, surround sound setup

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Speaker settings section Advanced Speakers tab


Sounds, volume

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab


Sounds, volume from keyboard

TweakUI Explorer Command Keys


Speech, recording voice

See "Voice"


Speech, select preferred audio device

Control Panel Speech Text to Speech tab Audio Output


Speech, speed

Control Panel Speech Text to Speech tab Voice speed section


Speech, voice selection

Control Panel Speech Text to Speech tab Voice selection section


Speech, volume

Volume Control (sndvol32.exe) adjust master or "Wave" controls


Start Menu, button look and feel

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Windows and buttons list


Start Menu, clear list of recently opened applications

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize General tab Clear List


Start Menu, enable dragging and dropping (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize "Advanced Start menu options" section Enable Dragging and Dropping


Start Menu, enable dragging and dropping (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab "Start menu items" section Enable Dragging and Dropping


Start Menu, folder location

TweakUI My Computer Special Folders


Start Menu, Frequently Used Programs, ban items from list

TweakUI Taskbar XP Start Menu


Start Menu, hide infrequently-accessed applications (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize "Advanced Start menu options" section Use Personalized Menus


Start Menu, highlight newly installed programs (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab Highlight newly installed programs


Start Menu, look and feel

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab "Start menu" or "Classic Start menu"


Start Menu, number of recently opened applications to show (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize General tab "Programs" section


Start Menu, open menus when hovering with mouse (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab Open submenus when I pause on them with my mouse


Start Menu, size of icons (Classic Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize Advanced tab "Start menu items" section Show Small Icons in Start Menu


Start Menu, size of icons (XP Start Menu only)

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Start Menu tab Customize General tab "Select an icon size for programs" section


Startup, folder location

TweakUI My Computer Special Folders


Startup, log

Control Panel System Advanced tab Startup and Recovery section Settings System failure section


Startup, multi-boot menu settings

Control Panel System Advanced tab Startup and Recovery section Settings System startup section


Startup, sound

See "Sounds"


Status Bar, show in Explorer

Explorer View Status Bar


Style sheets, impose a single style sheet for all web pages

Control Panel Internet Options General tab Accessibility Format documents using my style sheet


Style, apply to controls in web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Enable visual styles on buttons and controls in web pages


Style, enable / disable all styles

Control Panel System Advanced tab Performance section Settings Visual Effects tab Custom


Style, visual style of windows and buttons

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Windows and buttons list


Swap File, size and location

See "Virtual Memory"


Synchronize

See "Offline Files"


System Restore, disk space usage

Control Panel System System Restore tab Disk space usage section


System Restore, enable / disable

Control Panel System System Restore tab Turn off System Restore


System Restore, policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System System Restore


System Restore, status

Control Panel System System Restore tab Status section


Task, show extra task pane in folder windows

Control Panel Folder Options General tab Tasks section


Task Manager, show in Ctrl-Alt-Del window

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates System Ctrl+Alt+Del Options


Task Scheduler

See "Scheduled Tasks"


Taskbar, flash buttons

TweakUI General Focus


Taskbar, group buttons by application

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Group similar taskbar buttons


Taskbar, group buttons by application (customize)

TweakUI Taskbar Grouping


Taskbar, hide when not in use

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Auto-hide the taskbar


Taskbar, keep on top of other windows

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Keep the taskbar on top of other windows


Taskbar, move to a different screen location

Click on an empty portion of the taskbar and drag


Taskbar, prevent moving and resizing

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Lock the taskbar

Right-click on taskbar Toolbars Lock the taskbar


Taskbar, resize

Drag the border of the taskbar to make it larger or smaller


Taskbar, sliding button animation (enable/disable)

Control Panel System Advanced tab Performance section Settings Visual Effects tab Custom


Taskbar, style

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Windows and buttons list


Taskbar Notification Area, hide infrequently-accessed applications

Control Panel Taskbar and Start Menu Taskbar tab Hide inactive icons


Taskbar Notification Area, network icon

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties General tab Show icon in notification area when connected


Taskbar Notification Area, power icon

Control Panel Power Options Advanced tab Always show icon on the taskbar


Taskbar Notification Area, volume control (yellow speaker)

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Volume tab Place volume icon in the taskbar


Telephony settings

Control Panel Phone and Modem Options Advanced tab


Telnet Server, restrictions

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties Advanced tab Settings Services tab


Temporary Internet Files, clear automatically when browser is closed

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Security Empty Temporary Internet Files folder when browser is closed


Temporary Internet Files, policy regarding encrypted pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Security Do not save encrypted pages to disk


Temporary Internet Files, settings

Control Panel Internet Options General tab Temporary Internet Files section Settings


Terminal Server, disable compositing effects in Internet Explorer

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Force offscreen compositing even under Terminal Server


Terminal Server, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Terminal Services

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Terminal Services


Text Cursor, blink rate

Control Panel Keyboard Speed tab Cursor blink rate


Text Cursor, blink rate & size

Control Panel Accessibility Options Display tab Cursor Options section


Text Cursor, change mouse "I-beam" cursor

Control Panel Mouse Pointers tab choose "Text Select" from "Customize" list


Themes

Control Panel Display Themes tab


Thumbnails, cache (enable/disable)

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Do not cache thumbnails


Thumbnails, image quality

TweakUI Explorer Thumbnails


Thumbnails, show in Explorer

Explorer View Thumbnails


Thumbnails, size

TweakUI Explorer Thumbnails


Time, customize display

Control Panel Regional and Language Options Regional Options tab Customize Time tab


Time, set

Control Panel Date and Time Date & Time tab


Time, synchronize with Internet time server automatically

Control Panel Date and Time Internet Time tab


Time, time service policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System Windows Time Service


Time, time zone

Control Panel Date and Time Time Zone tab


Title bar, font, color, and size

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Active Title Bar" or "Inactive Title Bar"


Title bar, size only

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Caption Buttons"


Toolbar, size and font for floating toolbar captions

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Palette Title"


Tooltips, animation

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Effects Use the following transition effect for menus and tooltips

TweakUI General Enable tooltip animation


Tooltips, animation (enable/disable)

Control Panel System Advanced tab Performance section Settings Visual Effects tab Custom


Tooltips, enable / disable (desktop, taskbar, and Explorer only)

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Show pop-up description for folder and desktop items


Tooltips, fade (enable/disable)

TweakUI General Enable tooltip fade


Tooltips, font & color

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "ToolTip"


Tooltips, big "balloon" tooltips that pop up from taskbar notification area

See "Balloon tips"


Transition effects, enable / disable

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Effects Use the following transition effect for menus and tooltips


Tray

See "Taskbar Notification Area"


Uninstall Hardware

Control Panel Add Hardware


Uninstall Software

Control Panel Add or Remove Programs


Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) settings

Control Panel Power Options UPS tab


User names in web pages, saving

Control Panel Internet Options Content tab AutoComplete


Users, add new user account

Control Panel User Accounts Create a new account


Users, allow fast switching between users

Control Panel User Accounts Change the way users log on or off Use Fast User Switching


Users, multiple profiles for each user account

Control Panel System Advanced tab User Profiles section Settings


Users, passwords

See "Passwords"


Users, registered user

See "Registered User"


Users, security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Windows Settings Security Settings Local Policies User Rights Assignment

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System User Profiles

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates System User Profiles


Users, security policies for groups

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System Group Policy

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates System Group Policy


Video, play in web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Multimedia Play videos in web pages


Virtual memory, settings

Control Panel System Advanced tab Performance section Settings Advanced tab Change


Voice, calibrate volume settings

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Voice tab Test hardware


Voice, playback and recording volume

Control Panel Sounds and Audio Devices Voice tab


Voice, speech synthesis

See "Speech"


Volume

See "Sounds"


Wallpaper

See "Background"


Warnings in web pages, enable / disable

Control Panel Internet Options Security tab Custom Level


Web pages

See "Internet Explorer"


Web pages, set default browser

Control Panel Internet Options Programs tab Internet Explorer should check to see whether it is the default browser


Web pages, set default editor

Control Panel Internet Options Programs tab HTML Editor


Web Server, restrictions

Control Panel Network Connections right-click connection Properties Advanced tab Settings Services tab


Welcome screen, enable / disable

Control Panel User Accounts Change the way users log on or off Use the Welcome screen


Windows, background of MDI (multiple document interface) windows

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Application Background"


Windows, background of non-MDI windows

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Window"


Windows, cascade all open application windows

Right-click on taskbar Cascade Windows


Windows, closing crashed applications

Task Manager (taskmgr.exe) Applications tab


Windows, closing hidden applications

Task Manager (taskmgr.exe) Processes tab


Windows, color of borders

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "3d Objects"


Windows, minimize all open application windows

Windows Logo Key + D


Windows, minimize/maximize animation

TweakUI General Enable window animation


Windows, show outline or full window when dragging

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Effects Show window contents while dragging


Windows, tile all open application windows

Right-click on taskbar Tile Windows Horizontally or Tile Windows Vertically


Windows, title bar font, color, and size

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Advanced Item list choose "Active Title Bar" or "Inactive Title Bar"


Windows Explorer, access digital camera memory as a drive (still camera only)

Control Panel Scanners and Cameras Add Device


Windows Explorer, additional security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Windows Explorer


Windows Explorer, columns in details view

Explorer View Details View Choose Details


Windows Explorer, group similar items

Explorer View Arrange Icons by Show in Groups


Windows Explorer, refresh view

Explorer View Refresh or press F5


Windows Explorer, reuse window when launching Internet shortcuts

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Reuse windows for launching shortcuts


Windows Explorer, search

See "Search"


Windows Explorer, show lines in tree view (Folders Explorer bar)

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Display simple folder view in Explorer's Folders list


Windows Explorer, show Status Bar

Explorer View Status Bar


Windows Explorer, toolbar, background

TweakUI Internet Explorer


Windows Explorer, toolbar, customize

Explorer View Toolbars Customize


Windows Explorer, toolbar, icon size

Explorer View Toolbars Customize Icon options


Windows Explorer, toolbar, prevent being moved

Explorer View Toolbars Lock the Toolbars


Windows Explorer, toolbar, text captions

Explorer View Toolbars Customize Text options


Windows File Protection, advanced settings

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System Windows File Protection


Windows Media Player, change as default for CDs

TweakUI My Computer AutoPlay


Windows Registered User information

Control Panel System General tab


Windows Update

Internet Explorer Tools Windows Update


Windows Update, automatic updating

Control Panel System Automatic Updates tab


Windows version

Control Panel System General tab


Windows XP Style for screen elements

Control Panel Display Appearance tab Windows and buttons li


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