How To’s

Guides and how to tutorials to fix common PC problems.

  • Fix: Failed to transfer logged messages to the log event with status 50

    The error “Failed to transfer logged messages to the log event with status 50” occurs when users are running the chkdsk command on their computer. They could be running this command in either the normal window or in the Windows recovery environment. This error message is pretty significant which points…

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  • Fix: Windows 10 Mouse Double Clicks on Single Click

    Some users are experiencing a weird problem on Windows 10 where every single left click gets registered as a double-click. This issue seems to be quite frequent among those users that have recently upgraded to Windows 10 from an older Windows version. What causes the Windows 10 Mouse Double Clicks on…

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  • Fix: Error Sending End of Post Message to ME

    Some users are reporting that their computer is unable to boot up. Most of the time, affected users report that this happens several seconds after the machine gets stuck on the initial screen with the fan running at max. After a couple of seconds, the following message is displayed and…

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  • How to Easily Remap the Bixby 2.0 Button on Samsung Galaxy Note 9

    The Samsung Galaxy Note 9, which was released earlier this year, features Samsung’s latest Bixby 2.0 which came equipped on last year’s Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Some say that the Bixby 2.0 is more if a downgrade than an update, however, as certain features were stripped out –…

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  • How to Fix FATAL ERROR: Failed to Connect with Local Steam Client Process!

    This is yet another Steam error which appears after launching a game but it was observed the error appears almost exclusively after launching Counter Strike Global Offensive or similar Valve games such as CS 1.6, Team Fortress 2, or Half Life. The error prevents users from launching the game and…

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  • Fix: AvastUI failed to load

    Avast is a Czech cybersecurity software which aims to target all malware and virus on your computer and provide web protection. Recently, Avast has stepped its game and provide good security for all your passwords and personal files. Recently, there have been numerous reports by the users who state that…

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  • Fix: Windows Image Acquisition High CPU

    Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) is a Microsoft driver model which enables the graphics software to communicate with hardware such as printers, scanners, digital cameras, and other video equipment. It is the standard and main imaging API for all versions of Windows starting from Windows NT. If you are experiencing high…

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  • How to Fix RUST EAC Disconnected Error

    Rust is an amazing survival game whose emphasis is in surviving in the wilderness against the nature, zombies, and other players. The game started out as a clone of DayZ, a mod for ARMA 2 which was similar in its nature. Even though the idea for the game is amazing,…

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  • Fix: An error is preventing this slideshow from playing on Windows 10

    Windows operating systems contain a slideshow mechanism which allows the users to play a set of pictures when their computer is idle instead of patterns or the monitor going off to sleep. This adds to the customization of the PC. This feature has been there in Windows dating back to…

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  • Fix: Error the file cannot be accessed by the system (1920)

    The error “The file cannot be accessed by the system (1920)” occurs when the system is unable to access the files on your computer. These files are usually shared files which are either shared over the cloud or over a network. These can also be normal files which are subjected…

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  • Fix: Uplay has detected an unrecoverable error and must shut down

    Uplay is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications service developed by Massive Entertainment to try and use a single app to manage your achievements which can be taken over to other games. The service is provided across various platforms and it’s used primarily by Ubisoft games. After…

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  • Fix: Jade Empire Failed to Find Steam

    Jade Empire is an action role-playing video game published in 2005 for the Xbox console. It was later ported to Microsoft Windows personal computers (PC) and published by 2K Games in 2007. The game is set in a world based on Chinese mythology. Players have the chance to control the…

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  • Fix: ARK Unable to Query Server Info for Invite

    ARK: Survival Evolved is an action-adventure survival video game developed by Studio Wildcard, in collaboration with Instinct Games, Efecto Studios, and Virtual Basement. In the game, players are stranded with plenty of prehistoric animals and they need to survive, all in online multiplayer! However, the game appears to be impossible…

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  • Fix: Borderlands 2 Initialization Error

    The Borderlands 2 initialization error appears after launching the game either via the game’s executable or by launching it through Steam. It prevents users from playing the game and the fixes are few to be found, even after conducting a thorough search online. The problem is that the error appears…

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  • IPv5: Where Did It Go

    The average person might not know exactly what IP is, even if they’ve had a decent amount of interaction with computers throughout the span of their life. IP for The Layman The term IP stands for Internet Protocol. An Internet Protocol is a set of rules and laws that apply to and control…

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  • How to Upload Photos or Videos Stored on Your Device to Snapchat

    Making Memories with Snapchat Back in what now might as well be known as the Dark Ages, the only photos or videos Snapchat users could send to their contacts via the application and share to their Snapchat stories were photos or videos captured using the Snapchat application and its camera.…

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  • Fix: ASUS Camera is Upside Down in Windows 10

    There’s a weird problem with some ASUS laptop models in which the built-in camera records an upside down image. This behavior is only confirmed to happen on Windows 10 computers that have made the upgrade from an older OS version. What causes this upside down camera behavior? After investigating the issue…

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  • Fix: Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Usb Ports Not Working

    A lot of Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro users have reported that all their USB ports have stopped working simultaneously after they installed a particular Windows update. Apparently, the ports appear correctly in Device Manager but they don’t seem to function at all. This is a huge inconvenience since users are prevented…

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  • Fix: Cast to Device not working

    Cast to device is a feature in Windows 10 which allows users to cast their content to other devices such as smart TVs, multimedia hardware etc. This makes it rather easy to share any content which you want to share by cutting the hassle of manually transferring the picture or…

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  • Fix: Smite is Waiting for Verification

    Smite is quite a revolutionary game as it’s a third-person Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) game which sets it aside from other popular game from this genre such as League of Legends and DOTA 2. The game is available on Steam or the standalone launcher and this problem appears on…

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  • Fix: Application Load Error 5:0000065434

    The Application load error 5:0000065434 is an error which appears after starting up a Steam game and it prevents you from playing it at all. The error appears across several Steam games, including The Elder Scrolls Oblivion, The Elder Scrolls Morrowind, Fallout series, etc. The error appears because of several…

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  • Fix: Error Code 0x80072af9

    The 0x80072af9 error is typically encountered when a Windows Update fails to install. This particular error hex code signals that “No such host is known”. Most affected users are prevented to update to a superior Windows build because a critical update is failing to install with the 0x80072af9 error code. However, this error…

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  • Fix: VirtualBox not opening

    Oracle VM VirtualBox is a free hypervisor and platform to run virtual devices on your computer which is developed and maintained by Oracle. It is one of the most popular virtual managers out there and hosts almost all of the operating systems such as Linux, Windows, Solaris, OS/2, Haiku etc.…

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  • Fix: Fallout New Vegas Out of Memory

    Fallout New Vegas is one of the most revolutionary first-person shooting role-playing games and it is thought to be the best Fallout game by the majority of players. However, the game appears to be somewhat buggy on the PC and the port appears to be faulty for some people. The…

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  • Fix: Steam Error Code 41

    Steam error code 41 appears along the following lines: “The steam servers are too busy to handle your request” and it prevents people from playing various games they installed and downloaded through Steam and it appears after when users try to actually start the game. Sometimes error can indeed be…

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