How To’s

  • How to Fix Photoshop not Enough RAM Error on Windows 10?

    Just like any other Windows application, Adobe Photoshop is not perfect either. It also has a lot of problems among which “Could not complete your request because there is not enough memory (RAM)”. Adobe Photoshop is a software application for image editing and photo retouching for use on Windows or…

  • How to Fix CMUSBDAC.sys Blue Screen of Death on Windows 10?

    Some PC users are reporting that their Windows 10 installation is nearly unusable since they are getting constant BSODs (Blue Screen of Death critical crashes) pointing towards the CMUSBDAC.sys file. This type of issue is only reported to occur on Windows 10 and has no apparent trigger. What is CMUSBDAC.sys…

  • How to Prevent Users from Uninstalling Applications from Start Menu in Windows 10?

    The Windows Start Menu has been improved with every version of Windows. In Windows 10, users can easily uninstall the applications from the Start Menu without any need of opening the Settings app. This is a very convenient feature that saves time for users for uninstalling any application on their…

  • How to Fix LogTransport2.exe Application Error

    Some Windows users have been reporting that they see the LogTransport2.exe error at every startup after their computer crashes out of the blue. In some cases, affected users are reporting that the computer shuts down right after the Ok button is clicked. This problem is confirmed to occur on Windows…

  • How to Disable Access to the Command Prompt for Standard Account?

    Command Prompt (CMD) is a command-line interpreter application for the Windows operating system that is used by administrators to execute commands and perform advanced administrative functions. There is a set of defined commands that are used to accomplish different tasks through the command prompt. It also allows users to bypass…

  • How to Prevent Users from Adding or Removing Toolbars on Taskbar?

    The Taskbar is an element of Windows 10 that is located at the bottom of the screen and toolbars are one of the many features that the Taskbar provides. There are several built-in toolbars that the users can set or create a new toolbar. The Taskbar toolbars can help in…

  • How to Fix Windows Defender Error Code 0x80016CFA

    Some Windows users have been reaching us with questions after seeing constant pop-ups with the Error Code: 0x80016CFA whenever they attempt to open a new page in their browser. This is confirmed to happen with Edge, Internet Explorer Opera, Chrome, and a few other 3rd party browsers. If you’re seeing these kinds…

  • [FIX] Driver ACPI Returned Invalid ID for a Child Device

    Some Windows users are experiencing constant freezes or even critical crashes at apparently random intervals. Upon checking the Event Viewer, they discover a recurring critical event with the following error message: “Driver PCI returned invalid ID for a child device”- This problem is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1,…

  • How to Disable InPrivate Browsing in Microsoft Edge?

    The InPrivate browsing window can be used to browse without storing data on the device. It helps in covering the evidence of browsing or search history on the user’s profile. This is available in almost all browsers and it is a pretty useful feature when needed. However, sometimes a company…

  • [FIX] Batman Arkham Knight Fatal Error on Windows

    Years after this game launched on PC, there are still a lot of players encountering this issue. The game is still very unstable on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10, and one of the most common occurrences that is known to spoil gaming sessions is Fatal error! (Rendering thread…

  • [Fix] Error ‘1720-SMART Hard Drive Detects Imminent Failure’

    Several Windows users are encountering the 1720-SMART Hard Drive Detects Imminent Failure error at every boot up, leaving them unable to boot consistently (or at all, in some cases). This issue is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several…

  • How to Fix Hard Disk 1 Quick Error (303) on Windows

    Some Windows users are no longer able to start up their computer as they end up receiving the Hard Disk 1 Quick (303) error during the initial startup sequences. Other users are reporting that they end up receiving this issue intermittently. This problem is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows…

  • How to Disable Printing in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10?

    Microsoft Edge is a cross-platform web browser that was introduced with Microsoft Windows 10. This was made to replace the older Internet Explorer web browser for Windows operating systems. The printing feature is available in most of the applications in Windows. Microsoft Edge allows users to print web pages, PDF…

  • [FIX] ‘DDE Server Window: Explorer.exe’ Application Error

    Some Windows users are encountering the DDE Server Window: Explorer.exe whenever they attempt to open File Explorer on Windows 10. In most cases, the pop-up returns when the user closes is but disappeared as long as FIle Explorer is closed. As it turns out, there are several different causes with the…

  • How to Fix 0x000006BA Error on Windows 10

    Some Windows 10 are encountering the 0x000006BA error code when trying to print new documents on Windows 10. Other users are experiencing this error code when attempting to connect a printer to their computer using the Add Printer functionality included with Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several…

  • How to Disable the Surf Game in Microsoft Edge?

    Microsoft Edge has included a surfing themed game for users that is similar to Chrome’s Dino runner. This game can be played when the user is offline or by navigating to edge://surf. However, in environments like a company or school, this can be a distraction or not needed. As an…

  • How to Create Google Chrome Incognito Mode Shortcut in Windows?

    Incognito mode is a private browsing feature in the Google Chrome browser. It is a powerful tool that helps in protecting our privacy online. The normal browser will store the URL of every page that the user visits. When users use the Incognito mode, the browser won’t save the browsing…

  • How to Fix OneDrive Sign-In Error Code 0x8004de40 on Windows 10?

    After the Windows update of build 1703, One Drive Error 0x8004de40 in Windows 10 is encountered and reported by many users. The users face this error code with a message saying; “There was a problem connecting to OneDrive”, with a try again option. This error indicates that the application is…

  • How to Enable or Disable Automatic Updates for Windows Media Player?

    Application updates are always provided to help in patching security flaws and improving stability. The Windows Media Player has a feature that periodically checks for the latest updates. Even if you are not using the Windows Media Player, some components that run Windows Media Player are used by other programs…

  • How to Fix Windows Update Error 9C59

    Some Windows users are encountering the error code 9c59 whenever they attempt to install a particular update or when trying to install or update Internet Explorer 11. This particular issue is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out…

  • [FIX] Microsoft Solitaire Error Code 124 on Windows 10

    Some users are encountering the Error Code 124 (Internet Connection problem) whenever they attempt to open the Microsoft Solitaire Collection on Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several different causes that might contribute to the apparition of this error code. Here’s a list of potential culprits that might…

  • How to Fix ‘Service Control Manager Error 7001’

    Some Windows users have discovered a new Event Viewer ID (Service Control Manager – Error 7001) after an unexpected system crash. This problem is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several different common culprits that are known to contribute to…

  • [FIX] Audit Events Have Been Dropped By The Transport

    Some Windows users have discovered a lot of consecutive ‘Audit Events Have Been Dropped By The Transport.0’ event errors via Event Viewer. Most affected users are reporting that new instances of this error appear as the system is running. This issue is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1,…

  • How to Fix ‘SiHost.Exe Hard Drive Error’ on Windows 10

    Some Windows 10 users are suddenly encountering the ‘SiHost.exe Unkown Hard Error‘ whenever they attempt to sign in with their Windows profile. Some users end up seeing this error at each system startup while others are encountering this issue every time they attempt to install a new program conventionally. After…

  • How to Make Background Transparent by Default for New Images in GIMP?

    GIMP is an open-source raster graphics editor that is used for image retouching and image editing. It is available for both Unix and Windows platforms under GPLv3+ licenses. It is pretty much similar to Photoshop, but with fewer tools. The image background is an important thing when it comes to…