MindIT! 3.30 ENG - Service functions

MindIT! service functions include operating system hidden and advanced features. Some of them are available with many clicks while others require knowledge of dll or system registry use.

Thanks to MindIT! you get access to majority of those with just one or two clicks!

OPEN CD-ROM DRIVE – opens selected CD drive

CLOSE CD-ROM DRIVE – closes selected CD drive

CHECK ALL HDDs FOR ERRORS – automatically ScanDisks all local hard drives on the system (Windows 9x \ Me only)

DEFRAGMENT ALL DRIVES – automaticaly defragments all local hard drives on your system

SYSTEM REGISTRY SCAN – checks the integrity of system registry using ScanReg utility

DirectX™ DIAGNOSTICS AND SETUP – dignoses and lets you set up DirectX™ components to achieve best results while gaming or working with multimedia

SHUTDOWN COMPUTER – correctly stops all running applications, unloads them from memory, shuts the sytem down and powers off the PC
Keyboard shortcut: CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-F4

REBOOT COMPUTER – correctly stops all running applications, unloads them from memory, shuts the sytem down and reboots the PC
Keyboard shortcut: CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-F3

KEEP IN MIND: 'SHUTDOWN COMPUTER' and 'REBOOT COMPUTER' functions do not ask for confirmation. Be careful using them.

HIBERNATE – copies the contents of physical memory to hard drive and powers the PC off (after the PC is powered on again the system is restored to exactly the status it had before hibernating) (Windows 2000 - XP only)
Keyboard shortcut: CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-F2

TURN MONITOR OFF – turns monitor power off (by cutting off the video card signal). Monitor is powered on either on mouse movement or on pressing a key on keyboard.
Keyboard shortcut: CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-F5

PLEASE NOTE: Some older Windows 9x systems and Windows XP react on 'keyboard key released' event which would make the system power on the monitor right after it was powered off. To solve this MindIT! will wait for 1 second before turning monitor off after you have pressed the keyboard shortcut keys. This time is sufficient for a human being to release the pressed keys.

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