How To’s

  • How to Fix Zoom Quit Unexpectedly Error When Screen Sharing?

    Zoom is one of the top online chat and video telephony services. It has a vast user base and is highly rated for its professional and sleek design. But sometimes its Desktop app starts showing the following error when someone shares a screen with the user: Zoom may quit unexpectedly…

  • How to Fix WhatsApp Desktop App Crashing?

    WhatsApp is one of the most popular chat applications and a pioneer in its niche. Many users love to use it on the big screen and for this purpose, the desktop app of WhatsApp is used. But recently many users reported random crashing of the WhatsApp Desktop app. Some users…

  • Windows Printer Error 0x00000520? Try these fixes

    Users have been experiencing an issue while trying to install a printer on Windows machines. Upon trying to connect to a printer in their local network, users stumble upon the “Windows cannot connect to the printer” error message with the 0x00000520 error code. As it turns out, issues like these…

  • How to Create Your Own Stickers On Whatsapp?

    WhatsApp has been offering the stickers for quite some time now, but with a recent upgrade, it allows you to create your own stickers on WhatsApp. Right now, this feature is only available on the web app but soon shall be available on all other platforms as well. Messaging has…

  • How to Fix “File System Error -2147163893” on Windows 11 and 10?

    Some Windows users are reporting that they’re suddenly unable to download certain items from the Microsoft Store. Each time they try to do so they are halted by the error File System Error (-2147163893). This problem is confirmed to occur on both Windows 10 and Windows 11. We’ve investigated this…

  • How to Fix Windows Update Error Code: 0xc1420121?

    Some Windows users are experiencing a weird issue that prevents them from installing a series of feature updates that are critical to the operating system. The error that comes up is 0xc1420121. This particular issue is confirmed to occur on both Windows 10 and Windows 11. After looking into this…

  • How to Fix “0x0000007c” Windows Printer Error?

    While trying to print a document or install a printer, users have been getting the error code 0x0000007c that states the system cannot connect to the printer. As it turns out, this issue has been reportedly caused by an update that was released by Microsoft as part of their security…

  • Zoom camera not working? Here’s how to Fix

    You’ve scheduled a meeting but as soon as it begins you realize your Zoom camera isn’t working and what’s especially frustrating is that you’ve no idea whether the problem is on your end or zooms. You are not alone a large volume of users are reportedly suffering the same problem.…

  • How to Fix ‘511 CPU Fan not detected’ Error During Boot

    Windows users are reporting a weird issue that leads to their internal CPU fans simply refusing to work. Upon restart, the boot menu shows “511-CPU fan not detected” and “F1: Boot”. A CPU fan is extremely important for effective heat dispersal and consequently the health of your CPU thus it’s…

  • Snapchat wont open? Here’s how to Fix

    If Snapchat won’t open or instantly crash on startup then you are not alone. Many Snapchat users are reporting experiencing a similar issue where their Snapchat app either refuses to open or crashes instantly. This is not uncommon as issues like these have plagued the app multiple times before as…

  • How to Root Bluestacks on Windows Easily?

    In Android, rooting is a process to gain administrative privileges on the phone and have access to the Android system files. This allows the user to perform different operations (that a normal user cannot like changing the boot animation etc.) and install applications that require root access (like Wi-Fi sniffer).…

  • Fix: ‘Windows couldn’t connect to the printer’ on Windows 11

    A lot of Windows are reporting that they’re no longer able to connect to their network printer after installing the KB5006746 update on Windows 11. Upon trying to print something, affected users see an error prompt with the error message ‘Windows couldn’t connect to the printer‘. The irony of this…

  • Fix “Object reference not set to an instance of an object” in Microsoft Visual Studio

    “Object reference not set to an instance of an object” is a common, well-known error and well-documented error in Microsoft Visual Studio Code luckily with many different possible fixes. The aforementioned error is referred to as a null exception error which occurs when we refer to an object that doesn’t…

  • How to Turn Off Google Voice Typing Feature on Android

    More and more people are using voice to type or control their smartphones, but still, there is a contingent of the people out there who get annoyed by this feature. This is because in some cases, it leads to unwanted results and may cause embracement for a user. Disabling this…

  • How to Fix ‘No Command’ Error on Android?

    Users get stuck on the ‘No Command’ screen in an Android phone after the phone restarts due to any reason. This usually happens without any warning and in most cases, the phone was operating perfectly fine earlier on. The panic of that user cannot be expressed in words as he cannot…

  • How to Ping a Phone to find it’s Location?

    Every mobile user at least once has had to find the location of his, his children, or an employee’s phone either lost or stolen. Or it can be just to see if the phone is active and receiving network connectivity. Here, pinging a phone can help. What does it mean…

  • How to Fix “Error Code: 0x800F0922” Failed to install Updates on Windows

    There’s a widespread Windows issue where every pending update ends up failing with the same 0x800F0922 error code – this will prevent you from installing Feature Updates, Quality Updates, Security Updates, and Cumulative updates. This issue is much more prevalent on Windows 11, but we’re starting to see user reports…

  • How to Fix ‘Live Kernel Event Code: 193’ on Windows?

    Some Windows users are reporting a weird issue where the PC will hang indefinitely once they leave it in idle mode for a few minutes. The screen remains off (as if the computer is in Sleep mode) but won’t wake up regardless of what they do. Upon investigating the crash…

  • How to Connect Nintendo Wii to Smart Tv?

    The Nintendo Wii is an electronic game console that was released back in 2006. It is an old console that connects to the TV with RCA or Composite cables. However, nowadays most Smart TVs don’t come with the RCA input on them. Users who want to connect their Wii device…

  • How to Copy and Paste on a Chromebook?

    Chromebook is a new type of computer that runs on a Chrome operating system, unlike other laptops. Many users may find the new operating system a bit confusing to use. Some may not know how to copy and paste on the Chromebook. However, it is pretty similar to the default…

  • Something went wrong and your PIN isn’t available? Here’s how to fix

    Some users have been reporting an issue with the Windows Hello sign-in feature where the computer refuses the PIN that the user provides. Upon entering the PIN, the “Something went wrong and your PIN isn’t available” error message appears on the screen. This can usually happen when your access control…

  • What is $av_asw Folder and How to Remove it?

    So, you saw a folder named $av_asw on your drive and are wondering what is it? Is your system infected? In short, there is no need to worry. This is a legitimate folder created by the Avast Antivirus to store the quarantine files (especially, EXE files). Although this folder usually…

  • How to Fix ‘Failed to Add Member’ in GroupMe?

    GroupMe is one of the top apps in the unified communication niche which was acquired by Microsoft. Although, it has a very smooth operation and UI, sometimes users fail to add members to a GroupMe group. The issue is reported to occur on Android as well as on iOS. What…

  • What is ‘LocalserviceNoNetworkFirewall’ and How to Fix its High CPU Usage?

    LocalserviceNoNetworkFirewall is a part of Windows security and is used by Windows Defender (or by other Windows API-based firewalls) in their operations. Usually, this service does not use much CPU or memory. But the issue arises, when this service starts eating a chunk of memory along with high CPU usage…

  • How to Fix ‘Backup Stuck at 100%’ on WhatsApp?

    Whatsapp users while trying to backup their chats to Google Drive experience a weird issue where the backup gets stuck at 100 percent. When this happens, the backup does not complete and it remains at 100 percent when it should have been just completed. As a result, users are either…