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  • How to Fix Corrupted Fonts on Windows 10 and 8

    Some users are encountering weird issues after inserting custom fonts in the default Font folder on Windows 10 and Windows 8.1. Most affected users are reporting that all their font letters are replaced with squares and symbols. After investigating this issue thoroughly, it turns out that there are several possible…

  • [FIX] Twitch Machine Got Unplugged ‘Error 2000’

    Some Twitch users are consistently getting the ‘Twitch Machine got unplugged. Try again in a moment. (Error Code #2000) when trying to view live streams. For most affected users, this problem occurs with every single LIVE stream that they attempt to watch. As it turns out, there are several different…

  • How to Fix Audacity Error Code 9999 ‘Unanticipated Host Error’ ?

    Some Audacity users are encountering the 9999 error code (Unanticipated Host Error) whenever they attempt to record something. This issue is primarily reported to occur on Windows 10. After investigating this particular issue, it turns out that there are several reasons why you might see this error code when attempting to…

  • How to Fix ‘Transmit Error Code 1231’

    Some Windows users are encountering the ‘Transmit error: code 1231‘ when trying to ping or trace a machine that is missing from a local workgroup. This problem is reported to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. After investigating this particular issue thoroughly, it turns out that there…

  • How to Convert PNG to ICO?

    There are different formats for images that the users use for different purposes. Most image editors have an option for saving images as PNG but not as ICO. If users need to convert PNG to ICO for their work, then they must use some third-party methods. Both these files are…

  • How to Fix Netflix ‘Error Code H7353’ on Windows

    Some Netflix users are encountering the error code H7353 when they attempt to stream content. This is a Windows-exclusive problem that only seems to occur with native Windows browsers (Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge) As it turns out, there are several different causes that will contribute to the apparition of…

  • How to Fix the XAPOFX1_5.DLL Error

    Some Windows users are encountering an error message saying that a particular DLL (Dynamic Link Library) file is missing – XAPOFX1_5.dll. This problem is not exclusive to a particular Windows version and it’s typically reported to occur during the launch of a game (DayZ, Arma 3, etc.). After investigating this…

  • How to Fix Wireless Xbox One Controller Requires PIN on Windows 10?

    Xbox is easy to pair and use on a Microsoft Windows laptop or desktop but recently it has been reported multiple times by gamers on online support forums that wireless Xbox One Controller is asking for a PIN on Windows 10 to start although they have not set it up.…

  • How to Delete Skype Contacts?

    Many people rely on Skype to keep in touch with friends and family. To make a call on Skype, one has to add the contact number of the user first. So if you are a business person and have to add countless numbers then you can’t do it because Skype…

  • How to Fix Xbox Game Pass Error Code 0x80073d13?

    Xbox has always provided great games for users to play but it has been reported several times that while installing certain games on the Xbox Game Pass PC app, they encounter an error with code 0x80073D13. The issue arises when the game downloads get stuck between 4.5 to 9.5 percent…

  • How to Prevent Apps from Accessing Calendar on Windows 10?

    The calendar on Windows 10 can be accessed by other applications that have the need for calendar or events on it. By default, the People, Cortana, and Mail will want to have access to your calendar. These applications work together to schedule emails and make appointments by using the contacts…

  • Fix: Boot Device not Found Hard Disk – (3F0) Error on Ubuntu PC

    Boot Device Not Found is a common error encountered and usually shown as Hard Disk – (3F0) on HP computers and when it happens and it prevents the computer from booting to the installed Operating System. This means there’s no way to use the Operating system’s diagnostics feature to investigate…

  • How to Disable Face Recognition or Fingerprint Login on Windows 10?

    These days most of the laptops and tablets come with a camera and fingerprint sensors. Windows 10 provides the sign-in options for face recognition and fingerprint login. By using these users can sign-in to their system without typing any password or PIN. However, if users do not want this additional…

  • How to Fix ‘Spotify Error Code 30’

    Some Spotify users are seeing the ‘error code 30′ whenever they stream musing from their account. This problem occurs on both Windows and macOS with both Basic and Premium accounts. As it turns out, there are several different causes that might cause this particular error code on Windows and macOS.…

  • Fix: Avast Bank Mode not Working

    Bank Mode of Avast may not work due to an outdated version of Avast Secure Browser or Avast Antivirus. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the Secure Browser or Windows may also result in the error under discussion. The issue arises when the user tries to launch the Bank Mode but…

  • [FIX] Nintendo Switch Error Code 2005-0003

    Users receive this error code on Nintendo when they are trying to download a Software Update or a new game on Nintendo Switch. The error code indicates an issue related to the Micro SD Card and usually occurs when users try a generic or a low-quality Micro SD card to…

  • 1Password Chrome Extension not Working [SOLVED]

    1Password Chrome extension might not work if its installation is corrupt. Moreover, the corrupt installation of the 1Password companion application or Chrome browser may also result in the error under discussion. The issue arises when the user clicks on the 1Password extension icon (or tries to use the keyboard shortcut),…

  • How to use Linux scripts to Tidy up Your Desktop in Windows 10

    When you first read the headline of this piece you could be forgiven for thinking that something is technically incorrect. After all, Linux is not part of the Windows operating system is it? They are two completely different operating systems. Previously, the only way to use Linux scripting with Windows…

  • How To Use Windows Fresh Start PC Reset For A Clean Reinstall Of Windows

    The May 2020 update of Windows 10 has brought with it an improved feature: the Windows 10 Fresh Start utility which is no longer a security setting but a proper re-installation mechanism in your device’s settings that allows you to reinstall Windows without losing any of your data whilst removing…

  • How to Fix AOC USB Monitor not Working on Windows 10

    AOC produces low power consumption and low-cost monitors. Their monitors are mostly powered by USB and can run directly connected to your laptop or desktop. However, users have reported multiple issues over the years. The issues range from frequent display disconnection to zero display from the monitor. Some of the…

  • How to Blur Video Background in Skype

    Instead of always turning off video chat whenever you need to hide the background while having a call, Skype now allows you to change your background while having a video call. With the feature, can easily blur out the background or just change the background with an image. You can…

  • How Share Passwords Between Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Firefox

    Switching browsers is a common behavior we do either temporarily when we’re testing out something or permanently when we’re frustrated with the previous one. Either way, there’s always a need for the flexibility to access passwords or any other data saved in the previous browser. In a situation where you…

  • How to Stop Microsoft Teams From Launching at Startup

    Microsoft Teams is an application that is used by several businesses for the sake of communication. It provides a high-quality video conferencing, along with other features like file storage and application integration. Applications like Microsoft Teams have recently gotten popularity due to the ongoing pandemic as people start working and…