How To’s

  • How to Reset Password to an Amazon EC2 Windows Instance by using Automation Document

    At times, system professionals may need to reset their AWS EC2 instance passwords. Whilst we walk you through the steps to reset using Automation Document, we have also covered an article on resetting EC2 instance password using System Manager which can be read here. Once you execute automation document AWSSupport-ResetAccess,…

  • How to Reset Password to an EC2 Windows instance by using System Manager

    Have you ever been in a situation where you have forgotten Windows password or your teammate who has created Amazon EC2 instance is on sick leave or business trip, and you do not know what is the password, but you need to perform some changes in next few minutes? I…

  • How to Move Amazon EC2 instance to a Different Availability Zone

    Amazon EC2 instances are hosted in multiple locations worldwide. These locations are known as Regions, Availability Zones, and Local Zones. Each Region is a separate geographic area that has multiple, isolated locations known as Availability Zones. In this article, we will show you how to move your Amazon EC2 instance…

  • How to Create a template from Amazon EC2 Instance

    Creating a launch template allows you to create a saved instance configuration that can be reused, shared, and launched at a later time. Templates can have multiple versions. In this article, we will show you how to create a template from the existing Amazon EC2 instance. This article consists of…

  • How to Block Windows Store in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019

    Windows Store is a software platform owned by Microsoft that gives us the possibility to download different apps for personal and business purposes. It is available since Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Sometimes, there is a need to disable Windows Store from running, which means the user will not…

  • How to Perform Backup and Restore in Windows Server 2019

    Implementation of backup and restore strategies in a personal or business environment is highly important. There are tons of different tools available to perform different types of backups on different operating systems or applications to on-premise storage or cloud such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud. In this article, we…

  • How to Encrypt files and folders in Windows 10 using Encrypting File System (EFS)

    When it comes to the files and disk encryption in Windows 10, two encryption technology can be used, Encrypting File System (EFS) with BitLocker. Encrypting File System (EFS) is used for encrypting files and folders and BitLocker is used to encrypt the entire disk (HDD or SSD). In this article,…

  • How to Fix Photo Enhancer not Working in Windows 10

    Microsoft Photos is an application for editing photos and creating videos. At first, the application had a lot of issues. The application had a slow startup and the GUI was also not very great. After the launch of Windows 10, the application has been updated many times. It has transformed…

  • How to Fix GTA IV SecuLauncher Error?

    Some Windows users are unable to play GTA IV on their PC. They manage to get past the social hub sign-in page, but they end up seeing the Error: ‘SecuLauncher failed to start application [2000]‘ after the game fails to launch. As it turns out, there are several different causes…

  • How to Fix Steam ‘Error Code: -101’

    Some Windows users are reporting that every time they attempt to access the Store or the Profile page on Steam they end up encountering the Error Code: -101. Sometimes, this error is accompanied by the error message ‘Could not connect to the Steam network’. As it turns out, there are several…

  • [Fix] 0X803F800B Error When Launching a Xbox One Game

    The 0X803F800B error code is encountered when trying to launching certain Xbox One games. The error code essentially means that the Xbox Live Gold subscription is no longer active, but some users are seeing this message even though their Gold subscription is still active and they have the right to…

  • [Fix] MME Internal Device Error in Premiere PRO and Premiere Rush

    Some Windows users are reporting that they see the ‘MME Internal Device‘ error in Premiere Rush and Adobe Premiere PRO and no audio output is available when editing a video. This problem is mainly reported to occur on Windows 10. When troubleshooting for this particular issue, you should start by…

  • [Fix] Xbox One Error Code 0X80070BFA

    Some Xbox One players are encountering the 0X80070BFA error code when trying o load mobile and game listings from the Microsoft Store or when trying to open the EA Access or EA Sports apps. When troubleshooting this error code, start simply by making sure the problem is not actually caused…

  • How to Fix Sea of Thieves Marblebeard Error Code?

    Some Sea of Thieves players is reporting that they are encountering the ‘Marblebeard Error Code‘ when they attempt to connect to the game’s servers. This is known to happen during a failed attempt to rejoin a session and is likely tied to a server problem. This problem is reported to…

  • Windows Backup Fails with Error Code 0x800700E1

    Some Windows users are reporting that every attempt at creating a Windows backup ends up failing with the 0x800700E1 error code. The error message accompanying this the error code is signaling a virus or potentially unwanted software. If you’re encountering this error code every time you attempt to create a Windows…

  • Fix: Android Auto Communication Error 8

    Android Auto (or Android for Automobile) may show the communication error 8 due to an outdated Android Auto app or outdated Google Play Services app. Moreover, the wrong date and time settings of your devices (car unit and mobile phone) may also cause the error under discussion. The following message is…

  • How to allocate Elastic IP address to Amazon EC2 Instances

    Three types of IP addresses can be assigned to Amazon EC2 instance: private IP, public IP, and elastic IP. The private IP address is used for internal communication between instances that are in the same VPC. It is assigned by Amazon DHCP and it is a static IP address. The…

  • Fix: Epic Seven Time Error?

    The Epic Seven app primarily displays the Time Error if the time zone of your device does not match your actual location. Also, incorrect date and time settings (either automatic or manual) may cause the time error as well. A user may encounter this error at random. This is the…

  • Fix: Google Drive Error Creating Copy

    You may not be able to make a copy of a file in Google Drive mainly due to problems related to your browser. This includes a corrupt cache, conflicting browser addons/extensions, etc. When a user starts copying a file in Google Drive, a popup appears indicating that the file is…

  • Fix: Apex Legends Anti Cheat Error

    Apex Legends may show the anti-cheat error mainly due to conflicting applications or outdated Windows and system drivers. A corrupted game or Origin installation can also cause the error message. The user may encounter this error at random as well instead of a fixed behavior. Some users also reported encountering…

  • Fix: File System Error (-805305975)

    A user may encounter the File System error 805305975 primarily when opening a file irrespective of the file format. This error mostly occurs because of software problems of the operating system as compared to hardware failure of the hard drive where the file is saved. Usually, users encounter the current…

  • How to Fix Mac Error Code -50

    Some Mac users are encountering the Mac Error Code -50 when they attempt to copy or move some files on their Mac computer. In most cases, this issue occurs with files stored on an external drive / HDD. As it turns out, there are several different scenarios that might contribute…

  • [FIX] CDpusersvc Failed to Read Description (Error Code 15100)

    Some Windows users have discovered a service called CDpusersvc whose description contains an error code (Failed to Read Description – Error Code 15100). Since this service is most commonly discovered in Task Manager, naturally some users tried to disable it conventionally (from the Services screen), but found that they couldn’t …

  • [FIX] iTunes Error -42110 when Purchasing or Downloading Media

    Some Windows and Mac users are reporting that they are continually receiving the 42110 error message in iTunes when attempting to purchase video and audio media from iTunes. Other users are reporting that they see this error code when attempting to download media that they have previously purchased. When troubleshooting this issue,…

  • How to Fix Silhouette Studio Running Slow?

    Silhouette Studio is a software that is used to create logos, designs, and patterns by professionals. The software can be used along with a cutting machine to create your own dies out of fabric, paper, cardboard, vinyl, etc. However, there have been many reports of the software running slow on…