Category Windows Vista


What is USB or the Universal Serial Bus?

  Everyone has connected at least once two devices through the USB interface. Whether we talk about flash memory sticks or other peripherals such as printer, many devices use the standard connector USB.

What does USB means?

USB is an acronym for the Universal Serial Bus that defines the cables, the connectors and the protocols used in the communication between devices. It was designed in 1996 by a group of seven companies including Microsoft, Compaq, IMB, Intel, DEC, NEC and Nortel. Their aim was to standardize the connectivity between peripheral devices such as printer, mice, keyboards and computers.

These companies have searched to replace the multitude of connectors, to eliminate the problems that interfaces at that time had and to simplify the software configuration of all devices tha...

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How to disable automatic driver installation in Windows Vista and 7

Hi friends, today’s tutorial will learn together how we can disable the automatic installation of drivers in Windows Vista or Windows 7. Why would we want this? To better understand the situation a little to elaborate that I hit it. Having a Bluetooth USB stick and having drivers for Windows 7, I want to install drivers for Windows Vista CD that came the stick Bletooth . Said and done . I go in , install the drivers from the installation CD , make system restart so I asked for and what to see ? After I returned from restart, the esteemed Windows 7 has put tail gave me warning as he found a new device and started to search automatically drivers for my Bluetooth stick and then installed them automatically without asking me any confirmation . So my Windows Vista driver installation was shown unnecessary . So was born the idea of creating this tutorial. We know that Windows Vista and Windows 7 have the ability to search and automatically install drivers for new devices that we introduce in our PC , but this is two -edged if I may say so .

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How do I find out what version of Windows is on the computer?

Many times you need to find out what version of Windows is installed on your computer. There are a lot of possibilities to show the current version, but I stopped to the most simple, in my opinion, easy to apply in Windows XP, Vista or 7.

What`s to do?

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