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How to Resolve 404 Nginx Google Redirection Error

The Google 404 Error nginx is one of the worst errors that can occur on your computer. This error basically prevents you from opening anything starting with www.google.com or in some cases other websites as well. In most cases users start getting redirected towards other random sites in the beginning …

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How to Fix a Sony Vaio Laptop Not Turning On

If you own a Sony Vaio then there’s a huge chance that you will get the not-turning-on problem. Many Sony Vaio users face this problem when all of a sudden their laptop stops starting. Whenever you press the button your green light will turn on for a few second and …

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How to Fix Windows 10 Store Error Code 0x80072EFD

One of the most common Windows Store-related problems faced by Windows 10 users is one where Windows Store simply sits there with a black screen and fails to load, and after about 10 seconds displays an error message containing error code 0x80072EFD. The Windows Store is the go-to application market …

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How to Fix Windows Defender Error Code 0x8050800c on Windows 10

During the latter part of 2016, quite a few Windows 10 users have stared experiencing an issue with Windows Defender where they see error messages containing error code 0x8050800c quite often while using Windows 10’s built-in defense against viruses, malware, spyware and other external threats. In most cases, affected users …

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Frequently Visited Tabs on Browsers are Lost

One of the main features of almost any modern web browser is the ability to choose what happens when you open a new tab or a new window of it. There are a few options, such as having your most visited web sites, having a single, pre-defined website, or even …

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How to Restore Folder Lock 7.x Password

Folder Lock 7.x is a fairly popular piece of software that lets you set a password to your folders. You can then use these folders to store anything you would like to keep out of prying eyes. This may include anything from photos, to private documents, and many people use …

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How to Make the Switch to USB-C

USB-C is quickly becoming a standard connectivity port. After the speed improvements of USB 3.0, USB-C is making connections quicker, smaller and easier to use. Much like the Apple Lightning connector used on the iPhone and iPad, USB-C is reversible. The connector is also capable of transferring files and power, …

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How to Fix Windows Live Mail Can’t Sync and Displays Server Error 0x80072F06

A Windows Live Mail user can run into a problem with the program where it simply fails to sync with and retrieve email messages from their configured Hotmail/Outlook email account. When a Windows Live Mail user runs into this issue, they become incapable of using the application to send or …

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How to Fix Backup Error 0x807800C5 on Windows 10

Windows 10 users trying to backing up system images of their computers to NAS (Network-Attached Storage) have often reported seeing the backup fail and an error message that states the following appear: “There was a failure in preparing the backup image of one of the volumes in the backup set. Details: …

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How to Get Rid of Adware on Android

Adware is a malicious application that automatically downloads or displays unwanted advertising content such as banners or pop-ups when the user is online. Adwares are part the various forms of malware plaguing the Android ecosystem and can cause little to devastating havoc to the Android device. Adwares can infect a …

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How to Fix USB Error Digital Signature (Code 52) Error

Error Code 52 in either the device manager or DXDiag tells you that Windows can’t verify the digital signature for the drivers for a specific device. You won’t be able to install drivers for the device, and it might just as well stop functioning. This issue happens for a lot …

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How to Fix Office 365 or 2016 Installation Error 30180-4

If you’re installing Office 365, or Office 2016, there is a chance of running into error 30180-4. This error means that there is a setting in your firewall, or proxy, that is preventing you from installing Office. Other errors that might appear due to this same reason are 30174-4, 30125-4, …

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How to Fix Format Disk Error External Hard Drive

If you’re using an external drive, be it for storage or for simply backing up your important data, you might have noticed that in some situations, your computer doesn’t load the drive. You connect it, but nothing happens, and you can’t access the files on it. How big of a …

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FIX: Windows Live Mail Error 0x8007007A When Sending Emails

Error code 8007007a with Windows Live Mail, or the Windows 10 Mail app means that the app is unable to send an e-mail. The root of the issue is sending an e-mail which contains an image or image album from OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive). While SkyDrive allowed you to send albums …

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FIX: Icons Changed to Internet Explorer

Having all icons in the Start Menu or on your Desktop go blank, or change to a single, same icon, such as Internet Explorer or Microsoft Word, happens when you’ve installed software or an application which has caused a conflict with the IconCache.db file, as well as the .lnk extension, …

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How to Retrieve Deleted Emails from Gmail

Gmail is one of the most widely used e-mail providers nowadays. A huge number of people use it for both personal and business needs, and given the fact that it’s tightly integrated with other Google services, it is no surprise that this is the case. However, it sometimes happens that …

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FIX: Windows XP Screen Goes Black

Windows XP is, at this point, a fairly old operating system. However, there is still a decent amount of users who still use it, and some of them have been facing a weird problem. Namely, when you turn your computer on, it will show the Windows XP startup screen, and …

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FIX: Office 2003 Update Error 0x80096004 (KB907417)

Error 0x80096004 appears due to errors with the certificate when you’re trying to update Office 2003, especially for users of Windows 8.1 and Windows 10, as Office 2003 is fairly old and not completely compatible with them, as this situation proves. This error also appeared in other situations and with …

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FIX: Windows Media Won’t Play Some Music Files on Windows 10

With the newest anniversary update from Windows many people have complained on having problems playing their music. It is expected for some errors to occur in the new versions of Windows updates. This error might occur from software problem with the media player you’re using, or the media player that …

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FIX: Windows XP Stuck at Loading Screen Before Icons

It sometimes happens that when you boot your Windows XP computer, there are no icons on your desktop, and the taskbar will most likely be missing as well. This can happen because Windows XP has failed to load explorer.exe, which is the main process responsible for a fairly big part …

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FIX: Word 2016 Not Responding When Printing

Many Office 2016 users have been affected by an issue where World 2016 stops responding every single time they try to print a document. Users affected by this issue see that whenever they try to print a document on Word 2016, the application simply stops responding and becomes utterly and …

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How to Fix Windows Store Error 805a8011 on Lumia Phones

If you’re using a Windows Phone, error 805a8011 indicates that there is a sync error with your Microsoft Account. As a consequence, you won’t be able to get any updates on any apps you have installed, as well as install anything new. Phone updates will be unavailable as well. This …

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How to Fix “Something Happened Error 0xC1800103 – 0x90002”

One of the best tools in Microsoft’s arsenal, the Media Creation Tool is an amazing utility which lets you upgrade your computer to Windows 10, or create an installation media for Windows such as a USB or a DVD which you can use for another device. However, this tool has …

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FIX: Windows 8.1 Pro Error 800B0001

Users of WSUS servers who try to run updates on clients using Windows 8 and 8.1 will face the 800B0001 error code. This code tells you that due to the fact that Windows 8 uses a newer WUClient than WSUS 3.0 SP2 Server can offer, the client doesn’t trust the …

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How to Fix DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (Epfwwfp.sys) on Windows 10

epfwwfp.sys is one of ESET software’s system files. It is essential for the antivirus to run, and it also happens sometimes that even after uninstalling ESET, this becomes a leftover file and doesn’t get deleted. Unfortunately, it can lead to a DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Blue Screen of Death error, which will leave …

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