How To’s

Guides and how to tutorials to fix common PC problems.

  • Windows 10: Redstone 1

    As you may be well aware by now, Microsoft won’t be releasing any more Windows versions. That is their stance as at present; nobody knows what they may decide later on. Users received this news with mixed feelings. For the disappointed ones however, there is still a silver lining in…

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  • Fix: Right Click Not Working on Windows 10

    In Windows 10, you may encounter an issue whereby the right click does not work (or rather, the context menu doesn’t appear). In some cases right clicking on the mouse works erratically; sometimes responding and others just remains still. However, if you take a look at the WinX folder all…

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  • SOLVED: Error E05 on Canon Printer

    Error E05 in Cannon printers occur due to the compatibility issue of ink cartridge installed in the printer. This Error E05 also occurs if Ink Cartridge is not installed properly. Ink Cartridge in Canon printers has a small opening through which it discharge the ink to be utilized on a…

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  • BEST GUIDE: Ethernet Splitters

    Most people own more than one electrical device with an Ethernet Port which they want to connect to the Internet. However, people nowadays usually connect their devices via Wi-Fi as it wireless and lets you walk around freely, while using the internet. Following that trend, most routers come with only…

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  • Fix: Folder Merge Conflicts

    In previous versions of Windows, like Windows 7, when you wanted to move one folder into another folder, which had the same name, a confirmation dialog appeared asking you whether you want to merge both folder together into one. If you agreed and clicked YES, Windows created one folder with…

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  • SOLVED: Search results aren’t quite ready yet, but we’re working on getting them together

    You may not have noticed it yet but if you alter the language settings in Windows 10 a few problems may come up in the “Search” function. System default language settings are usually set to US English. Letting them be as they are will have no effect on the system.…

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  • How to Convert MKV Files to MP4 (Free)

    Here is a familiar scenario. You have been all over looking to watch a certain movie or video clip. You finally get it somehow and you swiftly copy it to your computer’s hard drive. You expectantly double click on the precious video file but NO! Your video cannot be played.…

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  • Setup Canon MX860 wirelessly using the Printer’s Control Panel

    Canon PIXMA MX860 is a sophisticated all-in-one scanner, copier, fax, and printer. It features fully integrated 35-sheet auto document feeder for two-sided document copying and scanning. Canon PIXMA MX860 also features wireless Wi-Fi connectivity. It means that you can share this sophisticated machine with others in your home or office.…

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  • SOLVED: Brother Control Center is Very Slow To Respond

    Brother Control Center is a software that comes with Brother printers. It gives quick and easy access to machine’s functions like copy, print, and PC-FAX directly from your computer. It also lets you configure machine’s settings from your PC. Although not all Brother printers support these functions, most modern Brother printers support…

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  • SOLVED: Lenovo Camera Not Working (Shows a line through it)

    The users of many Lenovo laptops that were running on Windows 8 or 8.1 reported an issue with their webcams in which they would not display any picture or video, especially in applications such as Skype, but the green light on their laptops which indicated whether or not the webcam…

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  • Wallpaper Locations in Windows 7, 8 and 10

    All versions of Windows come with their very own sets of wallpapers which users can set as their desktop backgrounds or – in the cases of Windows 8.x and 10 – their lockscreen backgrounds. Most versions of Windows also come with additional themes that are made up of even more…

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  • SOLVED: NVIDIA Drivers Constantly Crash on Windows 10

    Graphics matters are not also spared when upgrading to Windows 10. After a successful upgrade to Windows 10 from a previous Windows installation, you may experience problems with the graphics. Depending on the graphics drivers for your PC, you may experience periodical freezes and crashing of the drivers. Worse yet,…

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  • FIX: Resolve Canon Printer Error C000

    Error C000 is an error code that has been known to affect a wide variety of different Canon devices, especially the Pixma series of Canon printers and multifunctional devices. Error C000 indicates that an internal error has occurred with the Canon device in question and that it is because of…

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  • How to Enable the Legacy Boot Menu in Windows 10

    Anyone who has dual-booted Windows 10 with Windows 7 will know that Windows 10 has the modern graphical bootloader, not the classic text-based bootloader from Windows 7 that we all knew and loved. While the folks at Microsoft might think that the graphical bootloader is a step forward and is…

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  • How to Stop Windows 10 Taskbar and Desktop Refreshing

    Upgrading to Windows 10 from a previous Windows version comes with its fair share of hiccups. It remains a wonder how Windows 10 was released amidst such glaring bugs and hitches. A common problem after upgrading to Windows 10 is whereby the desktop or toolbar, or both keep on refreshing.…

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  • How to Use Old Windows XP Style ALT + TAB on Windows 10

    Alt + Tab is a convenient keyboard shortcut to switch between open windows in Windows operating system. This is an old Windows feature; however, Windows 7 and later version show an enhanced tile view when you press Alt + Tab keyboard shortcut. Windows 10 also retained the tradition and shows…

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  • How to Setup MG7720 Wirelessly using the Printer’s Control Panel

    Canon MG7720 is an all-in-one solution for your home or office. It lets you print, scan, and copy your documents and pictures. Canon Pixma MG7720 lets you connect it wirelessly, and you can use it to print, scan, and copy over your home or office Wi-Fi network. However, you need…

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  • Setup MG6820/MG6821 Wirelessly using the Printer’s Control Panel

    Canon MG682x series is an all-in-one solution to print, scan, and copy your documents in  your home or office. Like many other Canon Pixma all-in-one solutions, MG682x series lets you connect wirelessly, and you can use it to print, scan, and copy without physically attaching it to your computer or…

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  • How to Reset PS4 (Play Station 4)

    Some people who own a PS4 reported problems regarding watching movies, playing games or other problems including freezing, which means a unresponsive PS4 and not reacting to any command and locking up. If you do own a PS4 this should not be a common issue but could happen at some…

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  • How to Reset PS3 (Play Station 3)

    Some people who own a PS3 reported problems regarding watching movies, playing games or other problems including freezing, which means a unresponsive PS3 and not reacting to any command and locking up. If you do own a PS3 this should not be a common issue but could happen at some…

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  • How to Sync a Wii Remote

    A lot of people who own a Nintendo Wii and bought a new controller (remote) for their console do run into some problems while setting up the new controller. The new remote just wont connect via Bluetooth and therefore can not be used with your Wii. If you own a…

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  • How to Teach Your Kids Animal Sounds Using Google

    Google is effectively working towards making life on this planet easier for everyone, and as of earlier this month, Google has come up with a neat little treat for parents looking to educate their toddlers. Google Search can now be used to teach kids about the different sounds that different…

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  • How to Make xfinity Your Home Page on Google Chrome

    Your homepage is the page you go to when you click the Home button on your Chrome browser. On the other hand, the startup page is the one that is displayed when you first launch the Chrome browser on your computer or open a new tab. If you use xfinity…

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  • How to Setup MG5720/MG5721 Wirelessly using the Printer’s Control Panel

    Canon Pixma MG572x is an economical multifunction scanner, copier, and printer. It also features border-less inkjet photo printing. Like most PIXMA multifunction series, Canon Pixma MG572x features wireless connectivity. To share and start using this printer wirelessly, you need to connect it to your wireless network. Follow these steps to…

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