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How to invoke “god mode” in Windows 7

Borrowing the terminology from the gaming industry, Ina Fried of CNET discusses how to enable the hidden system option termed “god mode”  in Windows 7 which enables the user to tweak and fine tune the features and performance of Windows 7.  It is only safe to use with the 32-bit version of Windows 7 (and we understand that this will work with Windows Vista as well).  To enable it:

1. Create a new folder on your desktop (or anywhere really) and rename it to:


where xxxxxxxx is any name you chose.

Windows 7 god mode

2. Open the folder and you’ll see a vast range of options ranging from Administrative Tools to desktop gadgets and appearance:

Windows 7 god mode

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