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Tweak It and Freak It: A Killer Guide to Making Windows Run Your Way by Paul McFedries

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CHAPTER 3 Indispensable Interface Tweaks

I don’t think I’m going out on much of a limb by claiming that everybody customizes the Windows interface in some way. Whether it’s changing the desktop wallpaper, configuring a screensaver, or changing the Windows theme, we all like to put our personal stamp on the Windows look and feel.

I’m a dedicated customizer myself, particularly with any machine that’s earmarked for personal use. I also usually have anywhere from four to six “bench” machines that I use for testing, experimenting, and ...

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