How To’s

  • Fix: Security Policy Restricts Use of Camera on Android

    Many mobile users start noticing (usually, after an OS update) a security policy that restricts the use of camera messages while launching the camera. The issue is mainly reported on Samsung mobiles. The camera may show the security policy pop up due to many factors but the following can be…

  • Hisense TV Remote not Working? Here’s How to Fix

    Many users reported that, out of blue, the remote of the Hisense TV stopped working. In some cases, only some buttons of the remote stopped working. A Hisense TV might not respond to a remote mainly due to the following factors: Check the Remote’s Operation Before we try to troubleshoot…

  • WiFi doesnt have a valid IP configuration? Try these fixes

    Various users are troubled with the “WiFi doesn’t have a valid IP configuration” error message on their systems. The error message is shown as a result of the network troubleshooter diagnostics which is an obvious choice when you come across no internet connection. The problem in question can arise due…

  • Google Wi-Fi Flashing Orange? Try these Fixes

    Google Wi-Fi is a top-notch product line of home Wi-Fi range by Google. This product range has different lighting patterns to let a user identify different states of the product. One such lightening state is flashing orange that usually, means there is no Internet. But the issue deepens when the…

  • Android Auto keeps Disconnecting? Try these Fixes

    Android Auto disconnecting issue is one of the most annoying issues a car user may encounter. The issue is reported on a USB connection (mainly after a car bump) as well as on a wireless connection with nearly all makes/models of the phones/vehicles. The problem usually starts to after an…

  • Fix: VSS Error 0x8004231f – Failed to Create Volume Snapshot

    Macrium Reflect is a notable disk cloning and imaging utility, but recently several users reported that their screens display the VSS error 0x8004231f when they attempt to create a full and differential backup with Macrium Reflect.  We had a look into this issue and discovered that it can be caused…

  • How to Fix “No Connection could be made. ADB Error 10061”

    Android Studio’s ADB (Android Debug Bridge) is a command-line tool to communicate with an Android device (either through a USB or by using TCP protocol). Many users, when issuing an ADB command e.g., adb connect, they encounter the ADB error 10061 with the following type of message: The ADB error…

  • How to Fix “Error: UnsupportedProtocol” PCL XL Error on a Printer?

    One of the oldest printer errors that are still haunting many modern printers is the PCL XL error. The issue is reported on nearly all major desktop operating systems like Windows, Linux, MAC, etc. Many times, the issue is reported after a driver or OS update, mainly on a shared…

  • Process Exited with Code 1? Here’s how to fix

    Some Windows users have been getting an error message on opening up the command prompt on their systems. As it turns out, upon opening up a command prompt window, the “Process exited with code 1” error message is shown. In addition to that, there’s no prompt so users cannot use…

  • How to Fix Microsoft Store Error Code 0x87E10BCF?

    Some users have been experiencing 0x87E10BCF error code while trying to use the Microsoft Store. As it turns out, upon trying to install a new application or update an existing one, users are prompted the 0x87E10BCF error code that prevents them from doing so. The problem in question can usually…

  • How to Install Xplorer in Windows?

    We all use a file manager on our system on a daily basis. File managers are a vital part of an operating system as they allow us to access and manage our documents and files that are stored on the computer. While the default file manager that comes with Windows,…

  • How to Fix “Unable to connect to Samsung Server” Error on Samsung TV

    The “unable to connect to Samsung Server” error message is basically seen while watching the online content on the Samsung smart TV. The error appears with a short message “Unable to connect to the Samsung server. Check your network settings or try again later (100)” accompanied with a solution that…

  • How to Install FLauncher on Fire TV, Firestick and Smart TV?

    One of the negative points about all the smart TVs in the world is that they come with unwanted applications that are pre-installed along with various ads. While that can be really annoying, there are actually different workarounds available that you can use to get rid of them, especially the…

  • What is hyberfil.sys and How to Safely Delete it?

    You might have come across a file named ‘hiberfil.sys’ when scanning your computer for large files and thought that it was some kind of a virus. You don’t need to be concerned, as this file simply controls the hibernation of your computer. However, if you don’t use that feature, the…

  • Canon Printer in Error State? Try These Fixes

    Canon printers being in an error state is a very common problem. The error is notified to the user as a system notification or on the printer screen. The error state issue is reported on nearly all the models of the Canon printers (network or local). For some of the…

  • What is Log4j Vulnerability and How will it impact the Internet?

    Java is found everywhere in I.T.-related devices like mobiles, desktops, servers, IoT devices, routers, printers, copy machines, etc. A majority of popular software applications and games along with customized enterprise applications are developed by using Java. A rough estimate is that 3 billion devices run Java. The Java libraries take…

  • How to Fix Orbi Router Flashing White Light?

    Orbi Whole Mesh WiFi is a top-notch technology product line by Netgear. Although many customers call these devices expensive units, as per their users, devices are worth their prices. The issue at hand arises when a user starts noticing the Orbi device (either it is the router or its satellites)…

  • Stuck in Tmux Scroll Up? Try These Methods

    Tmux (name derived from Terminal multiplexer) is one of the best open-source terminal/shell multiplexers for Unix-based operating systems (e.g., Linux distros, Mac, etc.). Tmux allows simultaneous access to multiple terminal sessions in a single window. It is quite useful in running more than one command-line script/program at the same time.…

  • How to Make a Public Profile on Snapchat

    Snapchat is an instant message application based on exchanging pictures or videos also known as snaps. Every single user will have their own profiles that they can edit and customize. However, there are several other profiles, such as Friendship Profiles, Group Profiles, and Public Profiles. Public Profiles are for content…

  • How to Fix EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION Error in Windows 11/10?

    Users have been getting the EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION error message while trying to open up an application. As it turns out, this problem is not restricted to a specific application but it can occur with almost any application on your system. For some users, the error message appears when they are trying…

  • What is meant by “This Person is Unavailable on Messenger” Message on Messenger?

    Most Messengers users will be aware of the “This Person is Unavailable on Messenger” message. This message appears when a user is unable to send a message to someone on Messenger. However, there is not a single specific reason, that this message will appear. We have listed several reasons to…

  • How to Fix Excel Keeps Crashing on Windows?

    “MS Excel keeps crashing” is a common problem, from time to time various users reported this dreaded issue. As per the users while launching or performing any task like calculations, maintaining data etc., or sometimes while saving the file the excel crashes unexpectedly, freezes, and stop responding. This is a…

  • How to Fix “0x0000FFFF” Error Code on Windows?

    The error code 0x0000FFFF is an error diverse in nature. Some users encountered it with a BSOD and for some, it has shown up when performing a system restore. In some cases, the user reported the error when troubleshooting the missing drivers in the Device Manager. The error is also…

  • 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…