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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How to Backup Files from Command Prompt

At times, we come across Windows boot issues that prevent us from booting into Windows 10/8/7. Sure, one can use Windows recovery tools to fix most of startup related issues but there are some errors that can’t be fixed through recovery environment. This is a time that you want to …

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Fix: Error Printing Message on Windows 10

One big issue that arises with an upgrade to windows 10 from other versions is the incompatibility of devices. You will notice that some of your devices don’t function normally, including your graphics, network devices and disk drives among others. For some users, it can even affect the printing service. …

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Fix: Windows Live Mail Error 0x800ccc0d

Windows Live Mail (WLM) is a desktop application that comes bundled with Windows Essentials. You can use WLM to receive and send your emails. The email service must however be provided by an Internet Service Provider (ISP) that will sync the data between your email and your WLM program. However, …

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How to Install qpdfview on Ubuntu

Ubuntu users looking for a lightweight tabbed PDF viewer have long turned to qpdfview, but it’s always been difficult to install it. People either needed to use a special PPA repository or download the source code themselves to build it. Either of these methods was unnecessarily complicated for many people, …

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Fix: Subscription Storage is full Adblock Plus Error

The Anniversary Update for Windows 10 introduced extensions for Microsoft Edge – the latest and greatest onboard internet browser for the Windows Operating System, something that has been a long time coming. Soon after extensions became available for the Microsoft Edge browser, the folks behind AdBlock Plus released their dedicated …

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Fix: Battle.net Issues Can’t Download Data or Install Game Files

The Battle.net desktop application is an extremely nifty little program for gamers – especially those who own and/or play Blizzard games – capable of both installing and patching Blizzard games. Installing a patching a Blizzard game through Battle.net is much faster than any conventional methods, which is a pretty impressive …

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Fix: System Center 2012 Endpoint Installer Error 0x80070002

System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection (SCEP) for windows provides antivirus and antispyware protection for users through Microsoft software agreement. This software is designed for central management and users can choose to deploy it over a network for protection of endpoint computers. Endpoint Protection, part of Microsoft System Center 2012 R2, …

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Fix: Unknown and Strange Devices Showing Up on Network

Wi-Fi protection is an essential requirement if you want to avoid being hacked, losing data and sharing your Wi-Fi with unauthorized users. For these reasons, you should always change your Wi-Fi password regularly. There has been concern on online forums about rogue devices, mostly phones, showing up in the Network …

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How to Completely Uninstall Windows Essentials 2012

Windows Essentials (formerly Windows Live Essentials and Windows Live Installer) is a discontinued suite of Microsoft freeware applications that includes e-mail, instant messaging, photo sharing, blogging, and parental control software. The last available version is the 2012 Windows Essentials that has been somewhat stripped to include includes Microsoft Mail, Photo …

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How to: Convert 2D/3D Videos to Oculus Rift VR

3D and Virtual Reality (VR) are becoming popular. Virtual reality is a technology that lets you walk and look through a modeled environment as if you were really there. One such device that offers both 3D and VR viewing is the Oculus Rift; a virtual reality (VR), head-mounted display developed …

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Fix: Movie Maker Won’t Show Pictures or Video Only Plays Audio

Windows Movie Maker (WMM) is a video editing application that you can use to cut and stitch videos, audios and pictures. Microsoft has always provided this application in Vista, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and Windows 10. It is both downloaded as a standalone application or is distributed along with Windows …

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Fix: Linksys Shows Guest Wifi Only

Cisco Linksys routers offer a feature that most of the other routers don’t. With a guest Wi-Fi functionality running beside your main home Wi-Fi, the router offers internet connection reliability and security. Since your guests will be connected on a different Wi-Fi, your main Wi-Fi bandwidth will not be a …

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How to co-author or share a PowerPoint 2016 Presentation

When more than one person is working on a document, it is known as collaboration and co-authoring. Microsoft office supports co-authoring where more than one person can be working on the same document. With Office and OneDrive or SharePoint, multiple people can work together on a Word document, Excel spreadsheet, …

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How to Stop Outlook 2016 From Moving Emails to Junk or Spam Folder

Microsoft Outlook is usually provided along with Microsoft office and has a good built-in junk mail filter. It’s can be made more effective with some user input, so Outlook does a solid job of maintaining an Inbox free of time-wasting spam messages. It even lets you further customize the filtering …

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Fix: INET_E_RESOURCE_NOT_FOUND on Windows 10

There’s no doubt that Windows 10 is delivering updates on regular basis. These updates, although improves the overall experience of Windows 10, sometimes cause unwanted behavior in a lot of built-in apps. One of those apps is the Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer. One of the latest Windows 10 updates …

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How to Remove avast! left over files Completely

Avast develops one of the best antivirus software in the business. It provides regular updates to keep your security up to date. With the paid version, you get more features including web and email scanners among others. However, some people have found a better antivirus, or find that windows defender …

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How to Stop Windows from Automatically Installing Outdated Drivers

One of the Windows 10 related complaints on social media and windows forums is the mandatory delivery of universal drivers through Windows Update. In Windows 10, your device is always kept up to date to have the latest features and fixes. This is in a bid to have your computer …

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Fix: Build 15019 Stuck at ‘Initalizing Updates’

Windows update, a Microsoft service used to provide updates that include pack and patched for Windows operating system and other software designed by Microsoft. It is also used to update drivers for other conspicuous hardware devices. However, the convenience and reliability of such an update came under a lot of …

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