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|Author: Frank J. García - PC Counselor
Company Web Site: http://www.tweaks2k2.com/HPCTweaks.htm
Version tested: HPC v0.1
Price: $9.99 (Life Time free upgrades)
|PDA: Jornada 720 US machine (but works also on PocketPC)|
|Tweaks2K2 is the
ultimate easy to use software for hacking your HPC Registry, the
biggest collection of hacks with 23 different registry tricks and 2
screens with important information about your pda. With tricks that
nobody have seen before in any other tweaks application for HandHeld
What does this mean? This mean that the registry keeps a lot of information or settings concerning the system, the hardware or applications installed on the device. Then some of these settings can be modified in order for example to customize your desktop appearance or to have better permormances, etc.
You have to be informed that changes in the registry may put your system instable and that it is always recommended to have a complete backup of the device before modifying the registry. However, this kind of hacks is normally safe and has been fully tested. So use it and enjoy the features that it offer.
1-Select a system font from fonts installed in your device
2-Italic System Font
3-Bold System Font
5-Change the system font size
6-Speed up the Display
7-Card battery warning
8-Scroll Bars Dimensions
9-HPC Identification Patch
10-Right-Click (Alt+Tap) in Terminal Server Client
11-Identify PIE as IE 5.5
12-Identify PIE as IE 6.0
13-Move PIE temp files to any of your storage cards
14-Max TCP windows size
15-Re-Map the front buttons in the Jornada 720/728 to skip files in WMP.
16-Show/Hide My HandHeld PC icon in the Desktop
17-Show/Hide Control Panel icon in the Desktop
18-Show/Hide Recycle Bin icon in the Desktop
19-Show/Hide Databases icon in the Desktop
20-Show/Hide My HandHeld PC icon in My HandHeld PC Folder
21-Show/Hide Control Panel icon in My HandHeld PC Folder
22-Show/Hide Recycle Bin icon in My HandHeld PC Folder
23-Show/Hide Databases icon in My HandHeld PC Folder
|Documentation and help|
|No help file is provided, however help buttons may be present for some hacks.|
|Working with the software|
|I won't review or
provide screenshots for each hack, but we will see the major ones.
Also for some hacks, the changes are not visible, for example the hack
for Pocket Internet Explorer. So let's start.
Once the program is launched, you will have access to the hacks which are divided into categories available through the menu. A "soft Reset" is also available from the menu and you need to use it in order to activate some of the changes that are performed.
The system tricks:
These hacks allow:
- to change the system font, size or style and the memory used to cache fonts glyphs (this allow you to use more memory to speed up the display when checking the box "Speed up the display").
- to enable or disable
the animated windows (disabling the animation speed up a little the
|Well, well, well, this is the end of this general overview and we can see that almost all these hacks are useful or even mandatory. This kind of tool facilitate and secure the modifications performed in the registry by changing automatically these settings without using a registry editor or to know what needs to be changed. Great application which will certainly evolve with new hacks.|
|JJJJJ 5 "J" on 5 because everything works fine and facilitate my life|