Windows

  • Troubleshoot Error 0x81000036 when Using Windows Backup

    Some Windows users are always encountering the 0x81000036 error when attempting to restore the OS state to a previous point in time using Windows Backup. This particular issue seems to be specific to Windows 10. After investigating this particular error code, it turns out that several different underlying causes might…

  • The Cheat Engine (Complete Guide) for Beginners

    Cheat Engine is one of the leading tools for the Windows OS used by gamers to edit different game values as per their requirements to overcome different game restrictions (or just for fun). It scans the memory and uses its debugger function to perform its operation (i.e., cheating in games).…

  • Disney+ Error Code 1017: Here’s the fix

    The Error Code 1017 in Disney Plus means that the cache or installation of the Disney Plus app is corrupt. Moreover, the wrong configuration of the DNS settings of your device (or router) may also cause the issue at hand. The issue arises when the user tries to use Disney…

  • (Fix) Event ID 7009: A Timeout was Reached (30000 milliseconds)

    Some Windows 10 users are reporting that their Event Viewer is filled with Event ID 7009 errors (A timeout was reached while waiting for the Lights-Out connect). Normally, these error events will start occurring immediately after the startup is complete. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out that…

  • How to Increase or Decrease the Font Size in Notepad++

    Notepad++ is a free source code editor for Microsoft Windows operating system. It provides additional features, which are not available in the standard Windows Notepad. Unlike other text editors, Notepad++ does not have a font format in the toolbars or in the menu bar. Some users are having a hard…

  • Disable or Enable Hardware Acceleration in Web Browers (Edge, Chrome and Firefox)

    The hardware acceleration is a feature that offloads some of the CPU’s loading tasks to other hardware. This feature boosts browser performance as well as freeing up the CPU to handle some other tasks. The hardware acceleration will be enabled by default in all browsers. However, sometimes some issues can…

  • Fix Windows Activation Error 0XC004F009 (Grace Period Expired)

    Some Windows users are reportedly seeing the activation error 0XC004F009 each time they attempt to insert a valid license key that was previously used on a different computer. This error code is reported to occur on both Windows 7 and Windows 10. After we investigated this particular issue thoroughly, it…

  • Error 0x80073D01 Installing or Uninstalling Windows 10 Store Apps

    Some Windows 10 users are always encountering the 0x80073d01 error when attempting to install or uninstall a UWP (Universal Windows Platform) app via the Windows Store. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out that there are several different common scenarios that might be triggering this error code whenever…

  • Enable or Disable the Focused Inbox in Outlook (WEB)

    The Focused Inbox feature was introduced in Outlook to separate user’s emails in Focused and other tabs. When enabled, this feature directs important emails to the Focused tab and the rest of the emails in the Others tab. But many people do not like the idea, as they themselves (not…

  • Office Returns Free Space and Disk Insertion Error 30088-1021 (0) [Easy Fixes]

    Some Windows users have been encountering the Office Couldn’t Install 30088-1021 (0) error whenever they attempt to install or update Microsoft Office on their computer. This issue is mostly reported to occur on Windows 10. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out that there are several underlying causes…

  • Disable and Remove Feedback Hub on Windows 10

    Feedback Hub is a Windows application that allows users to provide feedback, bug reports, and feature suggestions for the operating system. It is a great application in Windows operating system for troubleshooting issues. However, it is hardly ever used by most users. Most of the time it accidentally opens up…

  • Resolve Recuva Unable to Determine File System Type (Error)

    Recuva might show unable to determine file system type error if the drive to be recovered is in a raw data state. Moreover, a temporary glitch in the storage modules may also cause the issue at hand. The issue arises when the user tries to recover files from a storage…

  • Problem Updating Windows 10 Error 0x80240016 (Fix)

    Some users are encountering the 0x80240016 whenever they need to install a critical, cumulative, or feature update on their Windows 10 computer. This issue is reported to occur with a variety of different KB updates. As it turns out, there are several different underlying causes that might be causing this…

  • Troubleshoot Windows 10 Update Error 0X800F0982 (Fix)

    Some Windows users end up seeing the 0X800F0982 when attempting to install certain pending cumulative updates on Windows 10. This issue is most commonly encountered with updates KB4493509, KB4493509, and KB4489899. After investigating this issue thoroughly, it turns out that there are several underlying issues that might be triggering this…

  • What is Grant Easy Access in TeamViewer and Is it Safe?

    The TeamViewer is a well-known remote access software that is compatible with multiple platforms. The Grant Easy Access is an option that is used to allow connections to one’s own personal computers without using a password. It requires an email to assign easy access to the computer from any device…

  • How to Freeze Row and Column in Microsoft Excel

    Many users working on larger Excel spreadsheets will frequently check the specific data again and again to compare. The data can be in a row or column depending on the type of spreadsheet. This can make the work a bit harder and time-consuming for the users. However, the freezing feature…

  • Resolve File Size Exceeds Limit Error 0x800700DF on Windows 10

    Some Windows 10 users are encountering the “Error 0x800700DF: The file size exceeds the limit allowed and cannot be saved” when they attempt to copy or move certain folders from or to online backup storage. As it turns out, the issue is almost always related to a download limit imposed…

  • Fix Windows Update Error 0XC19001E2 in Windows 10 (Fix)

    Some Windows 10 users are reporting that every attempt at installing a few particular Windows feature update (version 1903 and version 1909) ends with the error 0XC19001E2. In most cases, the problem is related to a Windows Update glitch or some kind of system file corruption. After investigating this particular…

  • How to Enable/Disable the Presentation Settings in Windows 10?

    The Presentation mode in Windows 10 is designed to help the users with portable devices. When the Presentation mode is active, it will apply some advanced changes to the operating system’s configuration. The Presentation settings are used to configure these advanced changes to the operating system. Users can turn off…

  • Disabling the Start Menu on Windows 10 using Group Policy Editor

    The Start Menu in Windows is used to locate all the installed applications on your system. All of the application icons will appear in an alphabetical list on the left side of the Start Menu screen. The Start Menu settings in the Settings app provide options that the user can…

  • Fix Google Chrome Update Error (Error Code – 7 : 0x80040801)

    Some Windows users are reporting that they always end up seeing the 0x80040801 error when attempting to update their Google Chrome version to the latest one available. This issue is mostly reported to occur on Windows 10. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out that there are several…

  • Resolve Screen Dims when Playing Games in Full Screen (Fix)

    You may encounter the screen dimming while playing full-screen games due to improper monitor configuration (like Magic Bright etc.). Moreover, hindrance from a third-party application (like Bitdefender or Tobii Eye-Tracking) may also cause the issue at hand. The issue is basically a dimmed screen while playing the full-screen games which…

  • [SOLVED] Event ID 10: A TCG Command Has Returned an Error

    The TCG (Trusted Computing Group) command issue may arise if the software or hardware encryption is enabled on the drive. Moreover, the outdated firmware of the SSD drive may also cause the issue. The issue arises when the user notices the following message in the Event Viewer (in some cases,…

  • File Picker UI Host is not Responding (Fix)

    You may encounter the File Picker Ul Host issue if Windows or problematic applications (like the Mail app) are outdated. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the problematic application (like FilmForth) may also cause the issue at hand. The issue occurs when a user tries to use File Picker for whether…

  • Troubleshoot Stuck on ‘Checking Your Browser before Accessing’ Issue

    Several people get this error that states ‘Checking your browser before accessing [site name]‘ while browsing a specific website. The web page gets stuck at that point and keeps refreshing after every 5 seconds to display this same message to the user over and over again. This has been reported…