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mfc100u.dll is missing [Fix]

When using or installing applications like The Witcher, Adobe products, and some other steam games, you may get error with messages like. The program can’t start because mfc100u.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem. There was a problem starting mfc100u.dll. The specified module …

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xinput1_3.dll is missing [Fix]

When attempting to launch a game or an application in Windows, you may get the error saying “The program can’t start” because Xinput1_3.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem”, followed by the application crashing unexpectedly. The absense of Xinput1_3.dll has affected games like …

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How to Enable the Windows 10 Creators Update’s Game Mode

Among the many new features and improvements that the Windows 10 Creators Update brings is Game Mode – a feature designed to improve performance for games. The idea behind Game Mode is pretty simple: when activated, the feature informs your computer that you want it to focus on the running …

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Game Mode Missing in Creators Update [Fix]

The Windows 10 Creators Update introduces a nifty little feature for computer gamers known as Game Mode. A quick wrap-up of this new feature is that, when enabled, it lets your computer know that you want it to now focus on the running game(s), and the computer in turn de-prioritizes …

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How to Replace PowerShell with Command Prompt in the Windows 10 Creators Update

The Windows 10 Creators Update ditches Command Prompt as Windows 10’s default command shell and replaces it with Windows PowerShell. In an attempt to provide all Windows 10 users with the absolute best command line experience, Microsoft has replaced Command Prompt with Windows PowerShell in both of its instances in …

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Desktop Icon Issues after Creators Update [Fix]

After upgrading their computers to the Creators Update, Windows 10 users from all across the globe have been complaining about their Desktop icons misbehaving in various ways. From icon arrangement changing spontaneously, icon arrangement being messed up every time a new file is saved to Desktop and icon positions being …

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Windows 10 Creators Update Audio Problems [Fix]

Among the plethora of issues being reported by Windows 10 users who have updated their computers to the Windows 10 Creators Update are complains of sound quality issues post-update. Sound quality issues being experienced by Windows 10 Creators Update users include, but are not limited to, sound being odd, audio …

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How to Check If Creators Update is Downloaded or Not

Windows 10 was released by Microsoft on July 2015. year. Microsoft is publishing updates for operating systems and applications, which are increasing productivity, reliability and security. So, when Microsoft is publishing updates? Microsoft is using term Patch Tuesday (Update Tuesday) which means that Microsoft releases updates every second or fourth …

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Windows 10 Creators Update No Internet Connection [FIX]

The Windows 10 Creators Update has been plagued with a wide variety of different problems and issues ever since its release, and among these numerous issues are a plethora of different network and internet connection problems. Countless Windows 10 users who have chosen to upgrade their computers to the Creators …

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Dual Monitor Wallpaper on Creators Update

There are a lot of stories and experience by end users regarding issues with Window 10 Creators update (version 1703). So what is Creators update? Creators update is new version of Windows 10 operating system, which will be delivered to your machines if your Windows has automatic updates enabled.  There …

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Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Error In Windows 10 [Fix]

Some Windows 10 users and a few Windows 8 users have reported an error involving Microsoft Visual C ++ Runtime Library. When Windows Explorer is opened, a runtime error occured randomly. This issue is caused by a faulty Visual C++ Runtime Library or certain applications which use the Runtime. To fix this …

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Windows 10 Creators Update Crashes and Freezes

Folks from all over the world are reporting a wide variety of different issues with their Windows 10 computers following the release of the Windows 10 Creators Update. As is the case with most Windows updates, the aftermath of the release of the Creators Update hasn’t been pleasant from Microsoft …

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Wifi Won’t Connect After Creators Update [SOLVED]

Some users who just upgraded to Windows 10 Creators Update have reported the WiFi stopped connecting soon after the update. Though the main cause of the issue is unclear, it’s most likely due to a failed WiFi service or missing drivers. To fix this issue, we’ll check the Wireless LAN …

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How to Fix Low FPS issues after Creators Update

Windows 10 Creator Update is finally here, but with a lot of issues. The one that has given a sick taste to gamers is the low fps issue being capped at 30 or 60 frames/ps, this issue has made it’s way into Creators Update from the Anniversary Update. As per …

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Fix: No Icons for Pictures or Photos after Creators Update

An icon is a small picture or object that represents a file, program, web page or command. Based on the default icon, users will know more information about files, is that photo, video, Word document or something else. Default icons can be changed, by user interaction, malware infection or system …

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Fix: Connectivity Issues due to Faulty WPD Update (2/22/2016)

Several Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10 users reported an issue involving Windows being unable to recognize MTP based devices. This issue occurred after users installed an optional and undocumented Windows update “Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 12:00:00 AM – 5.2.5326.4762”. After installation, phones and portable devices which use …

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Turn Off Metered Connection Windows 10 [Fix]

If you are a person who uses various different network connecting methods like Wi-Fi or a 3G/4G with a dongle then you must have seen the metered network warnings. Basically, when your connection is metered that means that you have a limited bandwidth. So, some apps like Outlook won’t automatically …

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Google Chrome Ran Out of Memory [Fix]

Almost all of us use the internet on daily basis. And when it comes to internet browsing, Google Chrome is one of the top choice of users. But, even though Google Chrome is highly preferred by the users, you still might face some issues while using it. One of the …

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Fix: Xbox One Controller Disconnecting

The Anniversary Update for Windows 10 unfortunately broke the drivers for a wide variety of different game controllers that can be used with computers running on Windows 10. This caused a lot of dissatisfaction within the gaming community as some of the most commonly used game controllers on the Windows …

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How to Fix Windows 10 Error 0x8007042c

The error 0x8007042c is associated with a number of issues in Windows. For some users, this error appears and prevents them from downloading the latest Windows 10 updates, others also get this error on any operation in the Windows settings telling you some network problems were detected or you’re not …

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How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x80010108

Some Windows 10 users are receiving a Windows Update error 0x80010108 when trying to check for new updates. There’s very little success when you use Windows Update troubleshooter and resetting Windows Update components, but it’s worth the try. This error occurs when there’s an error with the Windows Update service …

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How to Fix Error 0x876c0001 on Xbox One

Some users of Xbox have reported receiveing error 0x876c0001 when trying to play or use content on their console. With this error, you can’t access the Xbox store and guide. Applications such as YouTube crashes on a login attempt and Netflix wouldn’t sync data. According to Microsoft, this means that …

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How to Rebuild Icon Cache on Windows 10

After the release of the first version of Windows, the Microsoft operating system has been using icons to identify your programs and the files they open. The graphical user interface offers a quick way to identify your files and which application opens them. Sometimes, however, your icons might appear blank …

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How to Fix Start Menu Opening Up by Itself on Startup from Sleep

Window 10 is a revolutionary operating system that combines the user friendliness of Windows 7 and the speed of Windows 8. Being a quick successor of Windows 8, it has had a good share of bugs and overlooked simple issues that might be annoying to users. One case of an …

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Fix: XPSSVCS.DLL is missing on Windows 10

When trying to install Google Cloud Print in Windows 10, you may get an error telling you XPSSVCS.DLL is missing. The following error message is thrown by the installer: [1103/184546:WARNING:setup.cc(370)] Unable to open printer [1103/184546:WARNING:setup.cc(320)] Print driver is already uninstalled. [1103/184546:WARNING:setup.cc(263)] File is missing: XPSSVCS.DLL [1103/184546:ERROR:setup.cc(305)] Unable to add printer …

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