How To’s

  • [FIX] ‘Error code: S1001 (Network)’ in Plex Media Player

    The Error Code S1001 (network) appears inside the Plex Media Player whenever the player needs to transcode something. This problem occurs with both 4k content, Full HD content, and when trying to downsample from 1080p to 480p. As it turns out, several different scenarios might end up causing this particular problem…

  • [FIX] VJoy Failed to Install

    You may fail to install VJoy mainly due to incorrect driver signature enforcement. Moreover, the corrupt installations of Windows or VJoy may also cause the error under discussion. Some users faced the issue while updating the application as well. The issue is reported to occur on nearly all versions of…

  • Fix: Samsung Data Migration Cloning Failed

    The Samsung Data Migration tool may fail to clone a hard disk due to the access restrictions implemented by UAC or BitLocker. Moreover, bad sectors of the hard disk or presence of essential OS files (like paging or hibernation files) on the drive may also cause the error under discussion.…

  • How to Use Wu10Man to Stop Windows 10 Updates

    Do you feel irritated about forced automatic updates on Windows 10, mostly at the most inconvenient times? Thus, Wu10Man may just be the answer for you. Unfortunately, Microsoft is providing very little control over its operating system updates. Although, Windows users get some control over the recent updates. However, they…

  • [FIX] The Address You Typed is not Valid Skype Error

    This issue has mostly been reported by people using Skype for Business. There have been complaints regarding the issue due to which e-mail addresses were not being recognized and the Skype client failed to log in. The main cause of this issue was that users were not on the respective…

  • How to Repair Windows 10 Configuration Error ‘What needs your attention’?

    Some Windows users found an error prompting them to resolve the following issue: ‘What needs your attention – This PC can’t be upgraded to Windows 10’. This error occurs, while users were trying to install or upgrade to Windows 10. After a look over the issue deeply, it turns out…

  • How to Fix Error OxC0000374 on Windows 10?

    Some of the Windows 10 users end up receiving the error “Install Realtek HD Audio Driver Failure, Error OxC0000374”. Apparently, users encounter this error while installing the essential drivers needed for the Realtek sound card. We’ll try to determine the potential source of the problem. In addition, this guide includes…

  • Fix: Fitbit Update Failed

    Your Fitbit device may fail to update due to the incorrect date and time settings of your devices. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the Fitbit app or corrupt firmware of the Fitbit device may also cause the error under discussion. Affected users encounter the error when they try to update…

  • How to Manage Security Groups of Amazon EC2 Instances?

    Security groups play a vital role in the security of your Amazon EC2 instances. Security groups are responsible for controlling the incoming and outgoing connections to your instance. They basically act as a virtual firewall for all of your EC2 instances. You are asked to specify a security group when…

  • How to Fix Proxycheck Opening Randomly (High Resource Usage)

    Some users are encountering issues related to an executable called ProxyCheck. Some are reporting startup errors related to this executable (Proxycheck.exe has stopped working) while others have discovered that the file is taking a out of system resources (RAM & CPU) for no apparent reasons. As it turns out, this…

  • Fix: Facebook Upload Failed

    You may fail to upload to Facebook due to the conflicting browser extensions. Moreover, outdated or corrupt installation of the Facebook app may also cause the error under discussion. The user encounters the issue when he tries to upload the content to Facebook. The issue is reported on the web…

  • How to Monitor the Status of Amazon EC2 Instances?

    We’re at a time where monitoring your network takes great importance when it comes down to network management. Cloud computing is a solution everyone is going towards and instead of having to buy the physical hardware, virtualization is a much more cost-effective derivative. In order to ensure the availability and…

  • Fix: Secure Link to iTunes Store Failed

    Your iTunes application may fail to establish a secure link to the server due to a corrupt Winsock catalog. Moreover, the corrupt installation of Bonjour, QuickTime, or iTunes may also cause the error under discussion. The user encounters the error when he runs diagnostics of iTunes (because it is not…

  • How To Use Your Phone’s Microphone As A Dedicated Microphone For Your PC

    If you are looking to substitute your smartphone as a hardware microphone for your PC, you can easily go about doing that by using the WO Mic application. WO Mic lets you connect your smartphone as an external microphone through three primary connections: USB wired connection, Bluetooth wireless connection, WiFi…

  • How To Connect A Subwoofer To An Integrated Stereo Amplifier

    Subwoofers are often integrated with home theater sound systems to allow them to reproduce a wider range of frequencies. This lets the audio systems account for the entire variety of notes that your audio source signal is sending forward. Without an integrated subwoofer, you may miss out on different sound…

  • [FIX] ‘A Disc Burner wasn’t Found’ when Burning an Image

    Some Windows users are seeing the ‘A Disk Burner Wasn’t Found‘ error while attempting to burn an image to a disk using the native Image Burner client (isoburn.exe). After investigating this particular issue, it turns out that there are several different potential culprits that might end up causing this particular…

  • [FIX] Rosetta Stone ‘Fatal Application Error 1141’

    The Fatal Application Error 1141 is encountered by Windows users after their Rosetta Stone application and closes unexpectedly. This problem is confirmed to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several different causes that might cause this error code right before the…

  • Fix: Vortex Deployment Failed

    You may fail to deploy Vortex due to the corrupt JSON deployment file or corrupt installation of the WinRAR application. Moreover, the presence of the game and the mods folder on different drives may also cause the error under discussion. The affected user encounters the error when he tries to…

  • Fix: Samsung Account Processing Failed

    Your Samsung account on the Samsung phone may show processing failed error if the SIM card used in the phone is not supported. Moreover, conflicting applications or ISP restrictions may also cause error under discussion. This error can occur in many different situations. Some users encountered it when trying to…

  • How to Extract a .tar.gz File in Windows?

    TAR or Tape Archive file is an archive created by a Unix-based utility tar. This utility is used to package multiple files together for distribution and backup purposes. These files will be saved in an uncompressed format along with the information about those files. However, mostly we see this file…

  • How To Overclock Your RAM for Ryzen Using The Ryzen DRAM Calculator

    Updated: 11 November, 2020 Performance enthusiasts in the PC world first and foremost look at their CPU processor and its functioning capabilities to determine the kind of performance they’re going to reap. In gaming PC configurations or graphics-intensive setups, the graphics card in the GPU is something they next look…

  • How To Play Games In HDR On Windows 10

    If you’re looking to game on your Windows 10 PC in HDR, you’ve come to the right place. This guide will break down exactly what you will need in equipment and what you will need to do in tweaks to get the most bang for your buck in the HDR…

  • How To Convert An External Hard Drive Into An Internal Storage HDD Unit

    Anyone out to upgrade their computer’s storage capacity or find alternative means of storage to meet their needs will make the baffling but apparent observation that external hard drives are significantly cheaper than inbuilt internal ones. From a cost standpoint, this is baffling because external hard drives require more materials…

  • Error Code 0x80090318 When Accessing the iTunes Store Website

    The error code 0x80090318 is occurring for Windows Users when they attempt to access the iTunes Store website from within the iTunes application. Other users are reporting that the problem is also occurring when they attempt to sync an Apple device, when they attempt to make a purchase or when…

  • [FIX] Error Code 1606 (Could Not Access Network Location)

    The Error code 1606 (Could Not Access Network Location) appears when some Windows users attempt to install or uninstall a software program. On HP computers, this problem occurs due to a bundled HP software that ends up breaking the compatibility with installations generated using WiX. As it turns out, this particular…