Windows XP Top Secrets.


Hello Guys,Today I am going to share with you some interesting Top secrets of windows xp , by the way i am using windows 8 , but i know some secrets of windows xp.
Come lets check them out.

Notepad Secret:-

First Open Notepad
On first line, type in “.LOG” then press Enter for a new line
Now you can type in some text if you want, then save the file.
when you open the file, notice its contents. Notepad automatically adds a time date log everytime you open the file.

How to make your Desktop Icons Transparent:-

First Go to Control Panel
> System
> Advanced
> Performance area
> Settings button Visual Effects tab “Use drop shadows for icon labels on the Desktop”

Your Work done,

Now see your desktop icons transparent. .

How to Rename the Recycle Bin:-

In this trick you can rename your recycle bin ,

To change the name of the Recycle Bin desktop icon,

open Regedit then go to:


and change the name “Recycle Bin” to whatever you want. .

Disable CD Autorun:-

We all dont like autorun in CD or DVD Then we have one solution for you,

Follow instructions,

Click Start,
Run and enter GPEDIT.MSC

Go to Computer Configuration, Administrative Templates, System.

Locate the entry for Turn autoplay off and modify it as you desire.

Now your Autorun of CD or DVD is Disable. .

Enable / Disable Firewall:-

Now Firewall is in your hand friends,

To Enable And Disable Firewall,

Follow The Instruction,

Open Control Panel and Open Network Connections.

In the new box that appears right click on the Connection and click on the

Advanced tab.

Check or uncheck the box according to your desire.

Turn off Welcome screen:-

Open User Accounts in Control Panel.

Click Change the way users log on or off

then you can easily turn off your welcome screen

Remove Shared Documents:-

Now you can remove shared documents from your computer
Follow the steps,

Open Regedit(Start- Run- Regedit)
And Go To HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Explorer My Computer NameSpace DelegateFolders

There will see a sub-key named {59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee}.
By Deleting this you can remove the ‘Other Files stored on This Computer’ group.

Create a trail image:-

Open Paint,

then open an image.

Right-click on the image and select “Select All”

Now hold the “Shift” key and move the image around.

The image will be drawn with trail.

Remove the Recycle Bin:-

Open Regedit(Start- Run- Regedit) in the ‘Open’ bar. Click ‘OK’. Now browse to the following location:

‘HKEY_ LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Explorer\HideDesktop Icons\NewStartPanel\’

Create a new DWORD value and give it the following name:


Double-click this and change its value to ‘1’.

Quit Registry Editor,

then right-click an empty space somewhere on your desktop and choose ‘Refresh’.

The Recycle Bin icon will magically disappear from the desktop.

You can get it back again at any time by changing the value back to ‘0’.

So this were some tricks which you would not know before.
i hope i have added something to your knowledge today,
recommend us on google. thank you 🙂

2 thoughts on “Windows XP Top Secrets.

  • December 19, 2016 at 2:19 am

    I am realy love using windows xp on my pc more then others windows. and thanks to you for share it.

  • October 4, 2014 at 10:38 am

    hey….please tell me some facebook tricks which had not mentioned above…..


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