Windows

  • Fix: The Timestamp Signature and/or Certificate could not be Verified or is Malformed

    Timestamp signature error occurs while installing an application like DotNetFramework, LogMeIn Go to Assist, etc. This usually happens if the Windows of your system is outdated or there are restrictions from the Execution Policy of your system. Following is the full error message: Installation Did Not Succeed .Net Framework 4.8…

  • How to Turn Off the Touch Screen on a HP Laptop

    If you own an HP laptop or Chromebook with touch screen functionality, you have access to some additional functionality that will provide you with a more streamlined and convenient workflow. But for all the benefits that a touch screen brings, there are also situations where it makes a lot of…

  • Windows Media Player Won’t Open? Try these fixes

    Windows Media Player has been the default media player for Windows for quite a while until it was replaced by other apps in Windows 10. One of the most common issues that you would face while using the Windows Media Player is when it would refuse to open up. This…

  • How to Fix Windows Could not Start the Windows Audio Service on Local Computer?

    It is really annoying when you boot up your Windows machine to find out that there’s no audio. Upon booting up, you will notice a red cross on the volume mixer that is located on the right corner of the taskbar. The reason you are seeing a red cross on…

  • How to Remove Avast Secure Browser?

    Avast Secure Browser is a web browser provided by Avast that helps you browse the Internet safely. However, most of the time it will get installed through Avast antivirus without the user’s knowledge. Users can simply remove this without removing the Avast antivirus. In this article, we will show you…

  • How to Stop Avast Browser From Opening on Startup?

    Avast is one of the leading giants when it comes down to the antivirus market in the world. Widely known for the Avast Antivirus, they have established a well-reputed and big name for themselves in the security domain. In this modern world, security will always be a concern as everything…

  • How to Fix TPM Device is not Detected?

    The error message “Alert! TPM device is not detected” appears when you are trying to boot up your Dell laptop. TPM or Trusted Platform Module is a chip that is essentially used for carrying out cryptographic operations in a system. The function of the TPM chip is to secure the…

  • How to Troubleshoot VirtualBox Failed to Attach USB?

    VirtualBox failed to attach USB is an error that generally occurs when the users try to access USB devices from the VirtualBox device menu. And see the error message on the screen VirtualBox failed to attach USB and the USB device stopped mounting the guest systems. Well, the VirtualBox lets…

  • How to Fix Google Chrome ‘He’s dead, Jim!’ Error on Windows and ChromeOS

    ‘He’s dead, Jim!’ is an error that typically appears when Windows or Chromebook users attempt to start Google Chrome. The error presents itself with a short message on the screen (He’s dead, Jim!), accompanied by a few troubleshooting suggestions that aren’t really effective in resolving the issue in most cases.…

  • Fix: It Looks Like You Don’t Have Any Applicable Devices Linked To Your Microsoft Account

    You may see the error “It looks like you don’t have any applicable devices linked to your Microsoft Account” while trying to download any app or game from the Microsoft software? You may see the error when you don’t have the Xbox device registered with your Microsoft account and try…

  • How to do Hanging Indent on Google Docs?

    A hanging indent is when the second and following lines of text are indented to the right. The only first line will be hitting the margin of the full page. Users can easily use the hanging indent on Google Docs just like using it on any other word processing program.…

  • Epic Games Store Error “Product Activation Failed”? Here’s How to Fix It

    Buying a new game off of a game store is always fulfilling but not so when it is accompanied by an error message that prevents the expected result. Product Activation Failed is a similar issue that arises when users are trying to activate a product on their Epic Games account…

  • How to Fix VMware Error “Module Disk Power on Failed” on Windows

    The Module Disk Power on Failed error message appears when you are trying to boot up a virtual machine using any VMware software. This error message usually reflects towards the virtual machine not being powered off safely or properly which as a result generates the said error message. Along with…

  • AMD Installer Shows Error 195 (Oops! Something Went Wrong)? Here is how to fix it

    Graphics drivers are really important for your system to run as you would want it to. Without the proper graphics drivers installed, your computer won’t be able to utilize everything your graphics card has to offer. The AMD Error 195 occurs when you are trying to use the AMD Radeon…

  • How to Fix “Can’t Keep Up! Is the Server Overloaded” Error on Minecraft?

    If you are an avid Minecraft player, there is a high probability chance that you have run into the error, “Minecraft  Can’t Keep Up! Is the Server Overloaded?”  Most of us have been in this situation. The server lags, navigating around the game becomes a problem, and suddenly this error…

  • How to Delete Reddit Account Permanently?

    Many users that are leaving Reddit or starting new will want to delete their old accounts. Just like any other social platform, Reddit also provides an option for deleting accounts. However, removing an account on Reddit works a bit differently than any other platform. There are also some data that…

  • How to Fix ‘DCFWinService’ High CPU Usage on Windows

    The DCFWinService might show high CPU usage mainly due to incompatibility with the latest Windows updates. The issue arises when a user’s system becomes too sluggish (with high fan noise) and upon opening the Task Manager, he notices that a large CPU space is taken up by the DCFWinService (sometimes…

  • How to Fix Strange ‘MainWindow’ Window on Desktop

    The MainWindow in the Alt-Tab (or on desktop) may be shown due to the incompatible Voice control Engine of the MSI Dragon Center. The issue arises when the user notices a MainWindow window during Alt-Tabbing his system (in some cases, the user sees it on the desktop of his system…

  • How to Fix Gaming Services Install Error 0x80073D26

    You may encounter the Gaming Services install error 0x80073D26 due to conflicting applications (like EVGA Precision) and corrupt registry values of Gaming Services. Moreover, outdated or corrupt Windows of your system may also cause the issue at hand. The issue arises when a user tries to install a Game on…

  • How to Remove Weather and News from Taskbar on Windows 10?

    The weather forecast or weather widget (officially called News and Interests) in Windows 10 is one of the recent tweaks to Windows 10 by Microsoft to update the users about the latest news, events, weather updates, etc. The widget was propagated by the Windows Update channel in June 2021. The…

  • How to Access the Startup Folder on Windows 11/10

    The Windows OS (since Windows 95) has a Startup folder that can be used to add applications and processes to the system that a user wants to launch at startup. Windows 11 and Windows 10 also have a Startup folder, although the Startup tab of its Task Manager does do…

  • How to Fix Login Failed Microsoft SQL Server Error: 18456

    You may encounter the SQL Server Error 18456 if the server could not authenticate the connection and this can be caused by the non-availability of the administrator rights to the SQL server or if the TCP/IP protocol is disabled in the SQL server settings. The issue arises when the user…

  • Troubleshoot Windows 10 Stuck on “Repairing Disk Errors”

    The ‘Repairing disk errors‘ screen is often associated with a systemic corruption issue a hardware issue or a software conflict that’s affecting the booting sequence. This screen typically appears after an unexpected system BSOD crash. We’ve managed to identify a series of common scenarios that might be the end cause…

  • Fix: Windows Update Error Code 8007371B “Some Updates Were Not Installed”

    The error code 8007371B is typically seen when attempting to install certain pending Windows updates. This issue only occurs with certain security updates (KB2871389, KB2952664, and KB2868623) and it’s reported to occur on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. As it turns out, there are several different common scenarios that…

  • How to Fix ‘CPU and Disk 100% Usage’ on Windows 11

    So far, Windows 11 takes the crown as the fastest OS released by Microsoft to date. However, this is only true for mid to high-end PCs. On low-end PCs, early adopters are still reporting that they constantly see their CPU & Disk usage staying at 100% and slowing down their…