Well its too easy to simply start using the pre-installed games in windows 7 professional. So in order to activate and start using the games in your copy of windows, simply follow the article below.
Before enabling the games, you need to have windows 7 professional product key, so that you can easily enable and make the windows activated and legal.
Pre-installed with Microsoft Windows 7 Professional, the new system has almost all the games disabled by default, by Microsoft, of course. The reason is probably Microsoft’s way of telling users that this is a business system and not a gaming one.
Anyway, to turn on the default games back again, just follow the steps below and you can have fun while you work.
- Go to Control Panel,
- Click on <<Programs and Features>> and then click on Turn Windows Features On/Off on the left panel,
- A dialog box will be shown, as seen below,
- Turn Windows Features On or Off
Tick the Games option to enable all games or select whichever you want by putting a tick next to the games.
How to add games to the game index of Windows 7
The Windows 7 games index, which is accessible through Games in the main menu, usually imports all game executables that are installed on your system. But if it fails to recognize a game, it can be difficult to figure to figure out how to add it afterward.
The trick to add items is to look for the executable of it, which is located in the folder you installed it in, and to just drag and drop it in the Games window. To hide it again, just right-click it and select the appropriate option.