Windows

Fix: iTunes Not Starting after Creators Update

Most of us using iDevices such as iPhones, iPads etc.. cannot survive the day without iTunes. iTunes if i suggest should have been a operating system itself due to the usage and dependency computer-users have on it. In this article we are going to discuss the issue related to iTunes …

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Fix: chkdsk an unspecified error occurred

Partitioning your hard disk into smaller volumes is an encouraged practice if you actively used your hard disk to save and back up data. This way, you can save valuable pieces of information if one drive crashes. This is owed to the fact that the partitioned volumes act as an …

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How to Install All Updates on Windows 7 At Once

Windows 7 reigned supreme as Microsoft’s premier computer Operating System for a good few years before it was succeeded by Windows 8. Since that is the case, when a Windows user installs Windows 7 on a computer from scratch in today’s day and age, they have the painstaking task of …

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Fix: Windows Update Error 0x80d02002 and 0x80070652

Error codes 0x80d02002 and 0x80070652 are both related to Windows Update, and mean that there is an issue with it that results in updates failing to install. This might be due to corrupt Windows Update components, or third party software conflicts etc. You will get this error when you’re trying …

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Fix: The Group Policy Client Service Failed the Logon

Group policy is an account management utility in Windows that lets you predefine the terms of use and interaction of user accounts in a certain group. The group can be standard/limited group, administrators group, guest groups, and any other group you have created. These groups will then be guided by …

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Fix: Connection Failed with Error 651

For most users whose computers lack a Wi-Fi connection, their other option is to connect via a LAN cable to the router. This is the case for tower desktop computers as opposed to laptops. In order to dial up a connection to the service provider, a modem is usually used …

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Fix: Windows 10 Creator Update Fails to Install or Freezes

Microsoft has, just a while ago, started rolling out a completely new Windows 10 Creators Update build for PCs known as build 1703. Build 1703 of the Windows 10 Creators Update brings with it a plethora of new features and bug fixes, chief among which are two important accessibility improvements …

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How to Turn On Mobile or PC Hotspot using Bluetooth on Windows 10

Hosted Networks also known as Virtual networks have been featured since windows 7. You could usually be able to create a hotspot through group policy settings or via command prompt. But now, beginning from Windows 10 build 14316, you can easily set up a hosted wireless network via your settings. …

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Fix: Keyboard Number Pad Not Working

Sometimes, the number keys on keyboards can stop working – this holds true for the number keys located in the row above the alphabetical keys, the number keys located in the Numpad on the right side of the average keyboard, and (in some cases) even both. The number keys can …

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How to Switch Between Displays (dGPU, GPU, Intel and nvidia)

Some laptops come equipped with two Graphics Processing Units (GPU). The first GPU is an integrated GPU that is usually provided for normal computer usage, which does not need heavy graphical processing. The second GPU is usually a dedicated GPU that is automatically activated when heavy graphics come into play. …

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How to: Reset a Windows 10 Computer

Windows 10 allows users to reset their computers. Resetting a Windows 10 computer basically returns the computer’s Operating System to the way it was when it was booted up for the first time – any and all third-party applications that did not come with the computer are uninstalled, and all …

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Fix: WOW World of Warcraft High Latency

World of Warcraft is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed, release and distributed by Blizzard Entertainment (the same people behind classics such as Diablo and Starcraft and last year-s huge hit Overwatch). World of Warcraft is the fourth game of its kind, being set in the same fantasy Warcraft …

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Fix: Your PC needs to be repaired Error 0x0000034

Sometimes, PC users can encounter this error in the form of a blue screen with the following text: Your PC needs to be repaired. An unexpected error has occurred. Error code: 0x0000034 The error can occur at any time without any prior warnings or symptoms. The computer will automatically shut down and …

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Fix: Another app is controlling your Sound 0xc00d4e85

Windows 10 brings with it a great interface along with powerful multimedia applications. Apart from the default application, you can install third party application to open your multimedia files. Whenever you choose to play an audio file or a file that contains audio e.g. video files and PC games, two …

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How to: Bulk Rename Files using the Bulk Rename Utility

Sometimes you have hundreds of files that you need to rename in a certain format. It will probably take you ages to rename these files, so what you need is a way to bulk rename or batch rename your files. Using the file properties are some of the best ways …

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Fix: Slow Context Menus after the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

In the aftermath of the infamous Windows 10 Anniversary Update, countless problems and issues are running rampant and quite a significant percentage of the Windows 10 user base is affected by entirely new and never-seen-before issues. This is quite reminiscent of the situation seen after Windows 10 was released and …

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No End in Sight for Cerber Ransomware in 2017

Authorities believe that the cybercriminals behind worldwide Cerber Ransomware distribution campaigns are expand their operations, with a significant spike in Cerber Ransomware campaigns being observed near the end of 2016. The number of Cerber Ransomware distribution campaigns that are active across the globe is steadily increasing as the first quarter …

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Fix: Renesas USB Device Error Code 10

USB (Universal Serial Bus) is a technology that has been with us since the 90’s. With the advancement in technology, USB 3.0 now provides faster speeds. Renesas offers USB 3.0 for manufacturers motherboards. This is usually on your HP or Dell computer at the back USB ports. To drive your …

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Fix: Outlook 2016 Freezes When Previewing Excel Files

MS Outlook is a personal favorite for many users worldwide. It comes loaded with multiple features and convenience that has made Windows users addicted to it. Just like any other program or software, this one too has certain shortcomings and issues that are troubling its users since the start. Outlook …

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Fix: Secure Boot Violation Error on Asus Systems

Microsoft rolled out the KB3133977 for Windows 7 in order to fix an issue preventing BitLocker from successfully encrypting drives on Windows 7 computers because of constant service crashes in svchost.exe. While the KB3133977 does successfully resolve this problem, it creates a new one for ASUS computers running on Windows …

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Fix: Windows 10 Update Error 0x8007000d

Error code 0x8007000d means that there is a file that is needed by Windows Update, but that file is either damaged or missing. This won’t let you install any updates for Windows or any drivers, and it also won’t let you upgrade Windows 10 in case a newer version is …

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How to Use the AMD Clean Uninstall Utility to Uninstall AMD Drivers

AMD is one of the two leading manufacturers of GPUs for computers right now, with hundreds of thousands of computers all across the globe using AMD graphics cards to render, display and manipulate graphics. For an AMD GPU to actually work, you need to have the right graphics drivers – …

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Fix: Webcam Camera Error 0xA00F424F(0x80004001)

Error code 0xA00F424F, and sometimes 0x80004001 as well, mean that there is a problem with the read and write permissions, and the folder that you’re trying to use to save the photo in, isn’t allowing your webcam to do so. This usually happens when you’re trying to take a picture. …

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Fix: No Internet Connection on Windows 10

Unfortunately, there is a common issue experienced by Windows 10 users after installing the latest Windows updates for their computers where they see an error message stating “No Internet Connection” on their screens whenever they try to connect to the internet or access the internet in any way. In today’s …

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How to Change Font Size for Windows Live Mail on Windows 10

Windows live mail delivers your mail either through a browser or from a desktop app. You either receive mail in HTML format or plaintext format. The plaintext mode, however, is limited in terms of graphics and presentation. For some people who might be visually impaired e.g. senior citizens, tiny texts …

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