How to activate Windows Vista features?

Sunday, December 07, 2008 Posted by Aman Jain

Windows Vista comes with a variety of features that can be enabled or disabled by administrator. Some of these inbuilt features which may not be required by the user are disabled so as to improve overall system performance. But if you find it necessary to activate these features follow the steps below.

1) Click on “Start|Control Panel”.

2) Double click the “Programs and Features“ icon.

3) On the left pane , click the “Turn Windows features on or off” link

4) The “Windows Features“ dialog box appears with a list of activated as well as deactivated features .

5) A selected textbox next to the feature indicates that the feature is currently enabled .

6) To enable or disable a particular feature , simply select or clear the respective checkboxes.

7) Once done click “Ok”.