How To’s

Guides and how to tutorials to fix common PC problems.

  • Fix: Warframe DirectX Device Creation Failed

    Users experience the error message “DirectX Device Creation Failed” when trying to run the game Warframe on their computers. This is a very common error message and is mostly associated with DirectX components not installed properly on your computer. Warframe is hosted by the gaming platform Steam. In some cases,…

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  • Fix: Google Chrome Crashes on Right Click

    If you are a Google Chrome user then you might experience the issue of Google Chrome crashing. Lots of users are noticing that their Google Chrome crashes every time they right click on the browser. Although the majority of the users experienced the crash only on right-clicking, some users noticed…

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  • Fix: Stardew Valley No Suitable Graphics Card Found

    Stardew Valley is a farming simulation which was released in 2016 and has made its way not only to Windows OS but also to other consoles such as Xbox and PlayStation. Right after its release, players have been reporting that they experienced the error message “No Suitable Graphics Card Found”…

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  • Fix: STATUS_DEVICE_POWER_FAILURE Error Message

    The STATUS_DEVICE_POWER_FAILURE error message usually appears due to your outdated Bluetooth drivers. When your Bluetooth stops working and you investigate the matter for any clues, you are prompted with the said error on checking your Bluetooth driver properties. The drivers installed on your system are paramount as they are the…

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  • Fix: Your PC ran into a Problem and Needs to Restart Loop

    A BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) is a generally a nightmare for PC users as the causes are different for each error. Furthermore, the BSOD often occurs out of nowhere and you often lose any progress you might have been working on for the last few hours! An even bigger…

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  • Fix: This app can’t be Activated when UAC is Disabled

    This error message appears quite serious and it pops up when you are trying to open a file or run an application with a pop-up indicating the address of the file you are trying to run as well as the “This app can’t be activated when UAC is disabled” text.…

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  • Fix: No Wifi Option in Settings on Windows 10

    Some users have reported that out of the blue there is no Wifi tab in the Network and Internet category of Windows Settings. The issue is often due to the required services not running or your outdated Wifi drivers. Most of us use a Wifi card on our system instead…

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  • Fix: Windows cannot be Installed to this Disk

    This particular error appears to users who try to freshly install Windows on their respective computers. The error is quite annoying in nature, especially because of the fact that it won’t allow you to install Windows without explaining the nature of the problem. The full error message is: “Windows cannot…

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  • Fix: USB Keeps Connecting and Disconnecting on Windows 10

    If your USB keeps on connecting and disconnecting, it is often due to a faulty USB port, your machine’s Power Options etc. External hard drives have become essential in today’s world and they tend to be very useful. They are often used for storing system images i.e system backups, Windows…

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  • Fix: C Drive Filling Up by itself on Windows 10

    If your C drive is filling up without a reason, it can be due to a malware attack, file system corruption etc. The C drive is usually taken as the System partition on a computer system. System volume is the partition where your Windows is installed and where all the…

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  • Fix: Local Disk E Full on Windows 10

    Quite recently, there have been reports that a new partition has appeared in the Windows Explorer. The letter of the local disk can differ in different cases from D: to E:. This was due to a recent update pushed by Microsoft which removed the entry to overlook drive full message…

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  • Fix: Can’t Download Anything on Windows 10

    There have been reports that users aren’t able to download anything off the internet after updating Windows 10. Well, this issue often occurs due to your Internet options settings located in your Control panel. The issue has been known to occur with all the browsers and not only Microsoft Edge.…

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  • How to Unlock and Root the Elephone U Pro

    The Elephone U Pro is an upper-range budget phablet that packs a Snapdragon 660 octa-core SoC,  with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It uses a stock Android Oreo OS. Spec wise, its very comparable to a Xiaomi Note 3, which the price point reflects. In this guide,…

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  • Fix: Web Pages not Loading on Windows 10

    Sometimes when you try to use your browser to access websites, the web pages don’t respond even if your system is connected to an internet connection. This often occurs when users upgrade to Windows 10 or it can occur out of the blue due to some obvious reasons, that are…

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  • Fix: Sihclient.exe is Attempting to Access The Network

    Lately, majority of the Windows users are noticing their anti-virus applications flag a file named sihclient.exe as a threat to their system. Your firewall will most likely block this file and put it in the virus chest (or ask you to confirm). What is sihclient.exe and is it dangerous? Sihclient.exe…

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  • Fix: The Requested System Device Cannot be Found

    The ‘The Requested System Device Cannot be Found’ error is usually caused due to plugging USB in the wrong USB slot etc. due to which users aren’t able to repair their system. When Windows cannot boot up properly and users try to repair the Master Boot Record (MBR) using the…

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  • Fix: We Couldn’t Create The Outlook Data File

    Office Outlook is an email client that is a part of the Microsoft Office Suite. Since Microsoft Outlook is an email client that helps you manage emails from multiple accounts, it’s not uncommon for users to add various different emails to Outlook. However, users are experiencing an issue where they…

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  • Fix: Chrome Takes Forever to Load on Windows 10

    Chrome, a web browser developed by Google, has to be one of the best web browsers available right now. There are so many fast and good web browsers out there like Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Safari etc. but Google Chrome at one thing or the other tops them all. The reason…

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  • How to Uninstall Microsoft Edge

    When you install Windows 10, instead of the old and slow Internet Explorer, you are presented with the Microsoft Edge. Microsoft Edge is a built-in web browser in Windows 10 and other devices that replaces the Internet Explorer as the default browser. The browser is fast and responds quickly unlike…

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  • Fix: Windows Setup Error 0xC1900101 – 0x40017

    The 0xC1900101 – 0x40017 error can be caused by numerous factors that include incompatible BIOS, unsupported hardware etc. due to which users aren’t able to install Windows 10 on their system. The error message that the users receive along with the error code 0xC1900101 – 0x40017 is as follows: The…

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  • Fix: Voice Chat not working Fortnite PC

    Fortnite is one of the most popular BattleRoyale game out there. It is a relatively new game but worked its way up to the BattleRoyale giant PUBG. It is a co-op survival game which is developed by Epic Games and was initially released in 2017. Lately, there have been several…

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  • Fix: Windows Update Error 0x8024a11a on Windows 10

    The Windows Update error 0x8024a11a can be caused by a number of factors which include the corrupted system or boot files etc. This error prevents users from restarting or shutting down their machine and the system is only able to go to sleep mode. The error message itself delivers the…

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  • Fix: Outlook Blocked Access to the Following Potentially Unsafe Attachments

    Some users have been reported that they receive the ‘Outlook blocked access to the following potentially unsafe attachments’ error at the top of the Reading Pane.  Most users report that the issue is occurring whenever they try to open an email that contains an attachment. What causes the ‘Outlook blocked access to…

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  • Fix: Casting System Audio is Not Supported on this Device

    Some Chromecast users have been getting the “Casting system audio is not supported on this device” error when trying to cast something from a Windows PC. Affected users report that the video component plays out just fine but it’s all without sound. This issue does not seem to be specific…

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  • Fix: Windows 10 Setup Error 0x800704dd-0x90016

    The 0x800704dd-0x90016 error is typically caused by insufficient permissions on your account due to which if you try to upgrade your system to Windows 10, you’ll be left with this error. The error often pops up while you are using the Media Creation Tool to upgrade to Windows 10. Media…

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