How To’s

  • Fix: Origin Overlay not Working

    Origin overlay may not work due to an outdated OS and system drivers. Even though the application is whitelisted from Antivirus software, there are instances where they block its access to system resources. Conflicting applications and corrupted Origin installation/Game Files/temp files may also be a reason for the Origin overlay…

  • How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x800f0900?

    Some Windows users are seeing the 0x800f0900 error code whenever they try to install a Cumulative Update on Windows 10. The 0x800f0900 translates into CBS_E_XML_PARSER_FAILURE (unexpected internal XML parser error) which is a signal that something is corrupted somewhere. In most cases, affected users are reporting that the problem only occurs when…

  • How to Close or Delete Your Amazon Account?

    Amazon is an American multinational technology company that is best known for buying and selling products. It provides the account registration for their website through which users can order or sell their products. All the buying and selling product information will save into that account and the email address. However,…

  • Steam Error Code -137 and -138 ‘Failed to load webpage’

    Some Windows users are reporting that they get the Error Code: -137 or Error Code: -138 every time they attempt to load a page through the Steam overlay browser. The error message accompanying the error code is ‘Failed to load web page (unknown error)’. Here’s a list of potential scenarios…

  • How to Setup Email Alerts for Network Attached Devices?

    System logs are of paramount importance when trying to identify and resolve an issue in the network. System Logging or Syslog is a communication protocol that is utilized by different kinds of network devices to log their activity. Whenever an issue arises in a network, the syslogs are where network…

  • How to Lower the Corruption Status Effect on Conan Exiles

    Funcom has been developing and publishing video games for a while and in early 2017 they released a survival video game known as Conan Exiles with the custom playable character being safeguarded by Conan. This game features a unique effect known as Corruption. The corruption alert is observed on the…

  • How to Get a Refund on Origin Games?

    Most of the platforms with purchasable products provide the refund option for their customers. The refunding is needed if the customer purchase the wrong product or the product wasn’t what they expected it to be. Just like Steam, EPIC, and other platforms, the Origin also provides the refund option for…

  • What is the Difference Between a Proxy and VPN?

    Many users have a different kind of restrictions for connecting to their favorite websites and will be in need of using whether proxy or VPN to connect to it. Both of them work pretty well, depending on the tools that users will be using. However, some users are wondering about…

  • How to Count Words and Pages on Google Docs?

    Most of the word processing programs have a feature for counting the words and pages of the document. Word count is needed when the paragraph/passage or document is required to stay within the limit of a certain number of words and not more. The same goes for the number of…

  • How to Fix Windows 10 Application Error 0xc00000FD?

    Some Windows 10 users are reporting that they see the 0xc00000fd error after a failed Windows Update or after a game application crashes unexpectedly. Most users are seeing this error when trying to update from build 1803 to a newer version. As it turns out, the vast majority of cases…

  • How to Fix Windows 10 Update Error C8000266?

    Some Windows users are encountering the error code C8000266 whenever they try to install a new pending Windows update using the conventional channels. Most users report that the error appears on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. If the issue is being caused by a generic problem that Microsoft is already…

  • How to Manage Virtual Servers using Virtualization Manager

    The impact of virtualization in the process of networking is significant and cannot be overlooked. Many organizations are now going for virtual machines/network virtualization and establishing a full virtual IT environment rather than physical servers. This is being preferred because it comes at a minimum operation cost and does not…

  • Fix: Overwolf not Recording

    Overwolf may fail to record mainly because of outdated Graphics and Sound drivers. It can also happen due to disabled Replay HUD. Moreover, if video resolution is too high, then Overwolf will fail to record. Before trying any of solutions, Enable Auto Manage to Make Space For Newer Videos If…

  • How to Get Adblock to work with Crunchyroll?

    For watching anime, most people will choose to use the Crunchyroll streaming service. Crunchyroll has a user base of over 45 million and is one to the top-visited sites in the entertainment category. Users love to watch the anime on Crunchyroll but the bombardments of ads make this experience quite…

  • Adventure Sync not Working

    Pokemon Go’s Adventure Sync might not work if you are using an outdated version of the Pokemon Go app or if you are using any type of battery saver/optimizer. If you are using a manual timezone on your device, then it can result in issues as well. Low accuracy mode…

  • How to Enable Dark Mode in Microsoft Office?

    These days every application is getting dark mode feature updates. Dark mode helps in reducing eye strain and provides a beautiful look for the application. The bright screen can hurt eyes and will be bad to look at during the night time. Microsoft Office also has the theme option for…

  • How to Send Ctrl + Alt + Del through Remote Desktop?

    The three key combinations Ctrl + Alt + Del display a menu through which Task Manager, Sign Out, Switch User, and Lock can be accessed. In older Windows operating systems, these combinations will directly open the Task Manager. However, after Windows 7 the three key combinations were changed to display…

  • Fix: One AirPod not Working

    One of your AirPods does not work due to known issues such as audio playing through only one AirPod, either left or right (This issue is caused by debris on the speakers’ grills) or it can also occur due to different firmware versions of the AirPods. There is also a…

  • Fix: Face ID not Working on iPhone

    Your Face ID does not work primarily because of outdated OS (or beta version). Mis-configuration of Face ID or iPhone’s settings can also cause the non-working of your Face ID. This issue can also occur due to a corrupt or some corrupt modules of iOS as well. Introduction of Face…

  • How to Resolve Issues with Avast Password Manager?

    Avast Password Manager does not work because of outdated or corrupt extensions. If there is a communication glitch between the Avast application and the password module, then the Avast Password Manager will not work. If you are having issues with your Microsoft account, then it can also cause Avast Password…

  • Fix: Discord TTS ‘Text-to-Speech’ not Working

    Text-to-Speech (TTS) in Discord may stop working due to outdated Windows and can also occur if you are using a speaker configuration other then Stereo. TTS may also not work if TTS notifications are set to Never. Discord (a VoIP app) is used for chatting and is available in desktop and…

  • Fix: Vizio SmartCast not Working

    Your Vizio SmartCast TV may stop working because of a software glitch or because of non-optimal settings of your network. There can be different issues with your Vizio SmartCast TV which may hinder its operations , ranging from “where a user could not cast to the TV” to “where a…

  • How to Fix Netflix Error Code H403 / H404?

    Some Windows 10 users are reporting that they are suddenly unable to open the Netflix 10 UWP (Universal Windows Platform) application. The error that they get is “Sorry, there was a problem communicating with Netflix. Please try again.” accompanied by the Error Code H403. In most cases, the issue is…

  • Fix: Disk Utility Wont Load on MacOS

    Some macOS users are reporting that they are suddenly unable to verify the status of their HDD or SSD drives via the Disk Utility. Whenever they try to open it, the Disk Utility ends up displaying the ‘Loading disks‘ message endlessly without actually displaying any of the disks. In some…

  • How to Fix Powerpoint Couldn’t Write to Microsoft Word when creating Handouts?

    Some Office users are reporting that every time they try to create a Handout in Powerpoint (by going to Publish > Create Handouts in Microsoft Office Word), they end up seeing the ‘Powerpoint Couldn’t Write to Microsoft Word’ error. The problem is common with Office 2013 and older. In most…