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Fix: Xbox App Server Blocked Connectivity on Windows 10

Xbox is increasing becoming one of the best gaming platforms, rivaling the likes of Play Station and Wii. With the Xbox One and the Xbox 360, you have unlimited games to play including the top games like FIFA, Call of Duty, Far Cry, GTA, Assassin’s Creed, Gears among others. However, …

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Fix: Sharing Tab is Missing on Windows 10

Windows has offered users with the ability to share files and folders for a very long time. By default, the sharing tab is located in the Properties window where users can create a share path and also set advanced sharing permissions and more. There are times where the Sharing tab …

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How to Fix AMD Error 1603

Some AMD users have been unable to update or install their drivers as a result of Error 1603, where there was only a partial installation of the drivers. After this occurrence, Windows Updates also begin to fail. This error has mainly affected Windows 10 users. Driver installation errors like this …

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Fix: Windows Store Cache May Be Damaged Windows 10

A couple of Windows 10 users tried to install apps and extensions from the Windows Store have reported receiving the error 0x80073D05. This error further indicates “Windows Store Cache May Be Damaged.” and offers to reset the Windows Store. Even after resetting the store, some users have still complained there’s …

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How to Fix a Frozen Windows 10 Taskbar

Some Windows users who recently upgraded to Windows 10, have made complaints of the tasks bar completely freezing multiple times. When this happens, users cannot click on any element on the taskbar, i.e. start menu, icons, notifications. Also, shortcuts like Windows + R and Windows + X don’t work. This …

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Fix: Computer Shuts Down when USB is Plugged In

If your PC shuts down whenever you plug in a USB device, you definitely have a big issue to solve. There are several reasons your PC would shut down when a USB is plugged, and they’re mostly as a result of hardware faults, but they could be hardware sometimes too. …

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Fix: Internet Explorer 11 Issues (KB4032782)

Microsoft released a security update KB4032782, which caused Internet Explorer 11 crashes on several web pages. Users some users who also installed security updates KB4021558, KB4022719, KB4022725, etc. and patches from June 13, 2017 also faced printing issues with Internet Explorer 11 where the content of frames and iframes are …

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How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x80070026

Some users have noticed a Windows Update error 0x80070026. When installing updates, it shows that they’re being downloaded, and then they fail. This issue isn’t common with only the Creators Edition, but earlier versions of Windows 10 as well. This issue is mainly caused as a result of damaged system …

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How to Change Font Size on Windows 10 Creators Update

The ability to change the text size for icons and other elements in Windows 10 was removed in the Creators Update. Users can no longer change the text size as the setting for that has been removed. There was a control panel alternative for this, but it was also removed …

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Fix: Geforce Experience Not Opening

Several Nvidia GeForce users have reported that their GeForce Experience won’t open or is not working properly. This, for some users started happening after they upgraded to Windows 10. In most cases, the icon shows up the tray but doesn’t open up in any window when clicked. As you read …

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Windows Update Error 0x80070020 [SOLVED]

Some Windows users have encountered the error 0x80070020 while trying to perform a Windows update. The update fails any time an attempt is made to install an update. This issue usually occurs if a program is interfering with the automatic update process. For example, antivirus programs with real-time scanning can …

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Fix: Can’t Empty Recycle Bin on Windows 10 after Creators Update

A few Windows 10 users have made complaints about the Recycle Bin creating errors when an attempt is made to delete a file in the recycle bin or empty it. For some users, the delete interface flashes and subsequently crashes Windows Explorer, and for some other users, they are informed …

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How to Prints Emails and Attachments Automatically

Being successful in today’s world has a lot to do with finding reliable, automated solutions that will speed up your workflow and make your job easier. If you work in telesales, retail or a similar sector, chances are you are receiving a lot of email attachments with orders and receipts …

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How to Shut Down Windows 10 without Updates

Windows has always provided updates in order to give more or better features to its users, or if need to patch up bugs and security risks come up. All that is good, but some people usually have their computer on for most of the time. For example, waiting for over …

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Fix: 100% Disk Usage Windows 10

Windows 10 has been receiving numerous updates throughout the year, this causes the system to consume numerous resources causing 100% Disk Usage. Due to the number of updates in the background, and numerous changes with the settings after the updates, the disk usage stays at 100%. In order to address the …

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Fix: Windows Creators Update Fail with Error 0xc1900208

Some Windows users have encountered the error 0xc1900208 while trying to upgrade to Windows 10. Just so you know, this error means there is an incompatible software installed on your computer which is preventing the upgrade from taking place. Of late, anti-malware applications have been problematic for recent Windows builds. …

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Fix: DISM Error 14098 ‘Component Store has been corrupted’

When you’re installing Windows 10 operating system, there are two images you’re using: boot.wim and install.wim. These are located in Windows 10 DVD or ISO file at location \Sources\. The purpose of boot.wim file is to boot your Windows machine to Windows PE (Windows Preinstallation Environment), and purpose of install.wim …

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Fix: Steam Won’t Go Online

Sometimes while starting Steam, users may experience an error stating that they can’t connect to the Steam network along with giving them the option to either start in offline mode or exit. There can be many reasons which may cause this issue. Sometimes some Steam servers go offline; in that …

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How to Set the default location of your PC on Windows 10

To make your applications more useful and tailored to you, setting your physical location is paramount. You will then be able to receive news of what’s going on around you, be able to find places e.g. restaurants near you among other services. There are several other apps that could use …

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Fix: Lumia Error Code 0x80070273

Error code 0x80070273 is a fairly common error for Windows 10 Mobile insiders. The error code doesn’t really tell what the problem is, but will appear when you want to update to a newer build. Users who wanted to go from build 15031 to build 15043 were particularly affected by …

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Fix: Imaging Devices is Missing in Device Manager

Imaging Devices is a Windows Device Manager feature that lists all the imaging devices you have under it, this section allows you to update drivers for existing imaging devices and also disable/install them. A fairly common error with certain webcams is getting a “No driver found” error message when you …

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How to Disable Intel Delayed Launcher

A lot of users have been complaining about a drastic drag on their boot up speed. Obviously, this is related to the programs, services and apps that are launched during the boot process. The more the applications that are launched on startup, the more the boot up is dragged. Some …

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How to Fix ‘diskette drive 0 seek failure’

Diskette drives, also known as floppy disk drives, have long been obsolete, and very few manufacturers still include them in their products. Focus has now shifted to higher capacity USB drives, flash disks, and optical storage disks e.g. DVDs, CDs and Blu-ray disks. Yet, there is a very common issue …

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How to Fix Windows Update Error 8007000E

While trying to download and install Windows Updates for your computer via Windows Update – Windows’ resident update utility, there are quite a few different things that can go wrong. One of the many problems users have reported running into when using Windows Update to get the latest updates for …

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How to Fix Error 0X80071AC3 ‘The Volume is Dirty’

While trying to access the files on or copy files to a disk, if Windows is unable to read the data on the disk or write data to the disk, it will lob an error message containing error code 0x80071AC3 at you. This issue affects all currently supported versions of …

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