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Guides and how to tutorials to fix common PC problems.

Step By Step Guide To Flush Canon’s Print Head

As stated in one of my earlier posts, usually all new Canon printers have  a built in cleaning procedure BUT this doesn’t always work. In cases, where the print head is severely clogged, the deep cleaning procedure will not be able to unclog the clogged ink on the head. If you haven’t already …

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Canon MG5220 Not Printing Black Ink

When the printer doesn’t prints black ink, the most likely reason is the print head nozzles which when clogged prevents it from releasing black ink onto the paper. It may also stop printing black if the black ink has run out or if the blank ink cartridge is clogged. Following …

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Steps To Fix Mac Flashing Folder With A Question Mark

If you are seeing the folder with a ? then it probably means that your Mac is unable to find the start-up disk therefore unable to boot your Mac OS. There are three possible causes for this. a)   The system files needed to start-up and boot are corrupt. b) Hard …

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Step By Step Guide To Start Windows 8 In Safe Mode For Troubleshooting

Windows 8 is a very advanced, yet a very user friendly operating system by Microsoft. Troubleshooting different issues by the user himself is not a big deal. Users often find it difficult to start their Windows 8 into safe mode mainly for the troubleshooting reasons. A computer system can crash …

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Step By Step Guide To Print Hotmail E-mails

There are at least two ways to print your Hotmail emails. First, you can sign in to your Hotmail, go to your browser’s menu and print your email. Usually, it is not a suitable option to print your email. In fact, this will not only print your opened email but …

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Step By Step Guide to Resolve “U052 This type of print head is incorrect.”

A lot of Canon printer’s users come across with the error message, “U052 This type of print head is incorrect.” It is a very common error on Canon printers and is fairly easy to troubleshoot. There are two different scenarios related to U052 kind of error message.One is where the …

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Step By Step Guide To Resolve Canon B200 Error

Step By Step Guide To Resolve Error B200 on Canon Printers Canon Printers are known worldwide for their easy troubleshooting. The support code Error B200 is one of the most common errors encountered in the Canon Printers. The troubleshooting for resolving this error is quite simple. As the Canon printers …

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How to Locate the WPS button your Canon Printers

The WPS method OR (push button method) is an easy and quick method of connecting the printer’s to the wireless router / access point or gateway. Generally, the way it works is that you press this button on the printer first and then on the router within 2 minutes for the …

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Step By Step Guide To Setup NETGEAR WN3000RP

The Netgear WN3000RP is one of the most sold and used range extenders by Netgear. It is one of the best sellers of Amazon ranked on #5. There are two methods this extender can be configured. Method 1. Connecting using the WPS button (Easy and Quick) takes around 1-2 minutes. Method …

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Step By Step Guide To Reset Epson L200 Counter and Ink Pad Errors

With the help of this article, you will be able to reset epson ink counter / pad errors.  Simply follow the steps listed below. 1. Get the Epson L200 Reset/Adjustment Utility from the link below. 2. Extract the Epson Resetter.zip file to your desktop and locate the Adjprog.exe file. Double click …

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Guide étape par étape pour supprimer Genieo de Mac Navigateurs

Guide pour l’élimination Genieo De Safari, Chrome et Firefox Genieo  vient généralement à des programmes gratuits soutenus par la publicité téléchargés à partir d’Internet et s’installe. Vous aurez besoin d’un accès administrateur pour éliminer Genieo de votre Mac.   1. Quittez l’App Genieo Abord en cliquant sur ​​l’icône de la …

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SOLVED: Removing “This Copy of Windows Is Not Genuine”

With the KB971033 update to the Windows 7 Operating System, Microsoft made the then-latest version of the Windows OS capable of determining whether or not a copy of Windows 7 was genuine and the real deal. If, in any case, Windows 7 would determine that a specific copy of the …

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How to Create Windows 7 Bootable DVD or USB

To create a bootable USB/DVD you will need a blank writeable DVD or a USB with atleast 4GB of free space available. To run the Windows 7 bootable USB/DVD tool the minimum system requirements are: * Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista, or Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit) * Pentium 233-megahertz (MHz) …

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How to Run CHKDSK On Reboot

Some times, it becomes necessary to run CHKDSK in order to resolve disk errors. It is also recommended to be run once in a while to improve your system’s performance and check disk for disk errors. CHKDSK is a windows builtin utility to repair disk issues. In this guide, we’ll …

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Step By Step Guide To Increase Internet Speed

In this guide i am going to show you how to optimize your PC settings for better performance, this includes two method where method 1 is about disabling the reserved bandwidth and the method 2 is to use public dns servers. Disable Reserved Bandwidth: 20% of your bandwidth is reserved for …

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Step By Step Guide To Remove Genieo from Mac Browsers

Genieo  usually comes with ad-supported freeware programs downloaded from the internet and installs itself. You will need administrator access in order to remove Genieo from your Mac. 1. Quit the Genieo App first by clicking the house icon from the menu bar. If it is not there then check the …

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How to Speed Up Your PC

In this guide we will go through steps to improve PC speed so it can run faster and perform better.   For the sake of this guide i’ll use my own PC which is a Windows 7 64-bit Dell Latitude E6230. You may have higher or lower configuration and this guide will work …

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How to Reset Windows 7 Password

PC Login Now is an easy to use program that lets you reset your administrator or  other user account passwords. At the time of writing this post, i checked their website to download the latest version but unfortunately, their domain has expired. So i had to ask one of my …

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Fix: Remove MoneyPak Or Ukash Virus

You have been infected with a ransomware and your computer has been restricted. Your start-up screen has changed and you are being asked for money to unlock your computer, without being able to access your desktop or any  of your applications. Well, this is what Ransomware is supposed to do, …

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How to Fix print spooler service issues

Print Spooler service is a service on all windows operating systems responsible for maintaining, running and tasking the print jobs. If there is an issue with this service; then your printer will not work. In most issues related to printing on the operating system’s end; this is the service responsible. …

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How to add account manually in Outlook 2010

Outlook sometimes won’t pick up the settings automatically, or sometimes the settings are custom and you may need to configure it manually. When you add an account manually; you can chose to set it as POP or IMAP. Fortunately, all versions of Outlook allow you to do this and in …

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How Do I Add Account In Thunderbird

Thunderbird is an open source e-mail client. It is one of my favorite e-mail application because of the large community of internet users supporting it. It has less errors then Outlook and Windows Live Mail and more add-ons, plugins then the two combined. Adding an e-mail account is very easy, as well …

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SOLVED: The User Profile Service failed the logon

When you attempt to login to your account on Windows you receive the following error “The User Profile Service failed the logon” which is due to your user profile being corrupt after a windows update or a malware. Not only you, but many others are affected by this issue. The …

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How do i fix 0x800488eb error on Windows Live Mail

There have been a number of incidents reported where “Windows Live Mail” returns the following error. This is usually caused by an update in the microsoft servers if you are configured to connect directly. So what we will do to fix the issue is to change settings; and you’ll never …

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Fix: Exe files not opening on Windows 7 or Vista

When you are unable to open EXE file and they open in notepad or other programs, then that means that the file association for the exe files are messed up, probably by a program or by mistakenly associating with another However, this issue can be easily removed by following these …

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