Windows

Fix: Prevent KB3035583 from Installing Automatically

Starting with the middle of 2015, Microsoft has been aggressively pushing users to go with Windows 10. I’m ok with marketing schemes and I can even understand built-in adware. But forcing an app that automatically downloads the installation files of Windows 10 seems way to bold. I strongly believe that the …

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How to Calibrate Monitor on Windows 10

People are using computers and notebooks every day for different purposes, including playing games, watching movies or finishing some projects. If you are graphics or video designer or if you are working on projects which require taking care of color details, you will need a high-quality monitor. These days you …

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How to Check If Your System Supports Windows 10

Before upgrading your machine to Windows 10, you will need to check is your brand name computer, notebook or motherboard compatible with the Windows 10 or not. You need to follow the same procedure for a new machine without operating system, and machine with the older operating system. If your …

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How to Fix Windows 10 Update Error ‘0x8009000F-0x90002’

Fixing various issues with Windows Update can be quite a lengthy process and a one which sometimes requires certain computer skills which casual Windows users do not possess. This is becoming a great problem since there are almost no official responses by Microsoft on how to fix certain errors. Even …

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Fix: You are not currently using a display attached to an NVIDIA GPU

Newer laptops are increasing sporting dedicated graphics processing units (GPU) beside the integrated GPU. Desktop computer users have also fallen in love with NVidia GPUs and use them for graphic intensive tasks like gaming, animation and video editing among others. However, it is not all smooth sailing. Setting up an …

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How to Disable BCSSync.exe from Startup Items

If you make a thorough analysis of all your Windows processes, you’ll discover that a lot of them are eating away at your system resources without any real benefit. Getting to know your non-system processes will enable you to disable unnecessary ones and free up valuable RAM and leave your CPU …

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How to Install Windows 10 Custom Themes

Using a Windows 10 theme is the quickest way to customise your PC. A theme can contain custom sounds, wallpapers, color adjustments as well as other personalization tweaks. So far, Microsoft didn’t go crazy about letting us customise Windows 10 however we want. Sure, a lot of those restrictions were …

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How to Fix Display Driver Crashing after Windows 10 Update 1709

Windows Fall Creators update rolled out recently and is predicted as one of the fastest updates to be installed by the users. While the new update offered many new features and improvements, it was also packed with many conflicts. One of these conflicts includes the display driver crashing with or …

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How to Fix Windows 10 Upgrade Error Code 0x80200056

Windows 10 update process has been quite simplified and users receive and install new updates automatically by default. Windows 10 is definitely an improvement over the last couple of Windows OS versions and it brings a new concept to life where the smartphone and PC structures and design begin to …

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Fix: 0xc1900101 – 0x4000d Error During Windows 10 Installation

Upgrading to Windows 10 from any other older version of Windows OS can be achieved in several different ways but sometimes all of these methods result in a traumatic experience. This occurs because of the fact that there are quite a lot of items which need to be taken care …

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Best Fallout 4 Wallpapers for Windows 10

Fallout 4 is one of the best RPGs I ever played. I agree that the story is not as well-written as the one in Fallout: New Vegas, but the game mechanics, visuals, and the level up system have been vastly improved. The fun in Fallout 4 is never really over. …

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Best Rainmeter Skins for Windows 10

Windows has never been known for the plethora of visual customising options. Sure, you can change the wallpaper, enlarge the desktop icons and change the color of your taskbar, but that’s about it. If you’re looking for something capable to completely alter the looks of Windows 10, you need to …

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How to Fix Printer Driver Package Cannot be Installed

There are many instances where you are unable to install the correct driver for your printer into your computer. This error message pops up when Windows is unsuccessful in installing the required printer drivers. There can be many reasons for this issue which we have covered in the article below. …

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Fix: Word Cannot Open the Document: User Does Not Have Access Privileges

Microsoft Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft which was initially released in 1983. It is one of the most used word processors in the world with its users continuously growing each day. Microsoft constantly updates Word every once in a while with major improvements and improved accessibility. Many …

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How to Fix The parameter is incorrect and is not accessible

We use drives every day and every moment when we turn our computers on. All our data is saved and accessed through them. They have become a part of our lives without us even knowing. With this being said, it becomes extremely difficult to work on a computer when you …

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How to Free Up Space on a C:\ Drive That’s Full

Windows operating system is primarily installed on your Hard Drive C. All the files which the operating system needs to function and operate are installed on your drive. By default, all the other programs you install are also saved on your Windows Drive C. Because of all the installations and …

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Fix: Discord Mic Not Working

There’s a microphone glitch going around in Discord where the user can hear the other members of the channel but they aren’t picking up on his microphone audio. The issue seems tied up with the desktop version of Discord, as a lot of users reported that their mics are working …

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Fix: Get help with File Explorer in Windows 10

The Get help with File Explorer in Windows 10 page typically opens when the user hits the F1 key while in a File Explorer window. This is not exclusive to Windows 10 or Microsoft for that matter, as a lot of 3rd party apps (Chrome, Word, Excel, etc.) use this …

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Fix: iPhone Not Showing Up on Windows 10

Some users recently reported problems while connecting their iPhones to a Windows 10 Computer. They noted that Windows 10 OS does not recognize their iDevices at all. If you are experiencing this scenario, you know how frustrating this problem might be. You fail to transfer any pictures, videos, music, and …

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How to Fix Photoshop Error ‘scratch disks are full’

Photoshop is an incredibly powerful application. Even if you’re a die-hard fan of Corel Draw, you’ll probably admit that some Photoshop features are simply superior. But while the UI of Photoshop is overly intuitive, the same cannot be said about dealing with Photoshop errors. By far, the most common Photoshop …

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How to Identify USB Ports by their Symbols

10 years ago, the tech world was only beginning to coalesce around a connection standard. Back then, being a technology person implied carrying a lot of different cables for your gadgets. USB 3.0 was launched all the way back in 2008, but some of us still don’t spot the differences …

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How to Reverse the Scrolling Direction in Windows 10

Windows users can be split into two different types of people. There are the ones that scroll the default way, and some that prefer to use a reversed scrolling direction. I’m a proud member of the default category, but I know some people that regard reversed scrolling to be the …

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How to Make Cortana Use Chrome or Your Default Browser

As any other tech giant, Microsoft tends to over-push their in-house products against the will of their clients. In April 2017, Microsoft pissed off a lot of Windows 10 users by making its Edge browser the exclusive choice for displaying Cortana search results. In other words, if you’re on an …

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How to Enable Cortana For Your Region

Cortana was one of the main features that were marketed around Windows 10 launch. It was meant to be Microsoft’s direct competitor against the likes of Google Assistant, Siri and Alexa. But Microsoft disappointed a lot of loyal users with a severely limited Cortana launch. At the initial launch, Cortana was …

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Fix: Your Windows License Will Expire Soon Error on Windows 10

This particular error can be quite annoying to say the least, especially if you genuinely updated to Windows 10 from an older version of Windows. According to Microsoft’s policy you should have been able to update to Windows 10 from your old OS and keep the activation key you purchased …

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