Basic DNS Record Types

With a basic knowledge of DNS, you know that different types of records are required to identify hosts and different types of services and attributes related to the domain. The most common types of DNS records used in most domains and their most common uses are described below.   Record …

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Reset Option In Safari Is Greyed Out

You may want to reset safari, when it’s taken over by a browser hijacker / ransomware like “MoneyPak or FBI Virus” but you’re at your wits end because the Reset button is greyed out. Fortunately, there’s a way to by-pass it and have the malware or the adware affecting Safari …

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Harman Kardon Soundsticks (USB) not recognized

I recently came across an issue while helping the customer remotely. The issue was that the “sound sticks” were not recognized as reported by the customer. However, this really wasn’t the issue. BUT if your sound sticks are not recognized, and they are connected over USB then you may try …

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Fix: Fix Error Code 31

Error Code 31: Indicates a driver incompatibility where windows could not load the drivers. It doesn’t matter, if it was working fine before and not now because something on the system has definitely been updated. Many of us do realize then when the device stops working, such as your Wi-Fi all of …

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How To Shutdown Windows 8

I know it is a little complicated for many of us to figure out how to shut down windows 8 because of the changes Microsoft has made which is not so user friendly – therefore i list down a few methods here from which you can pick the one that …

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How Do I Import .DBX Files Into Outlook ?

.DBX files are your mail specific files which you get when you import your mails/messages/folders from Outlook Express. They contain your e-mail messages and other e-mail related files that you had in Outlook Express. Unfortunately, it is not possible to directly import .DBX files newer versions of Outlook. The easiest and …

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How Do I Fix Error 0x800CCC90 On Windows Live Mail

The error code 0x8000ccc90,  means that Windows Live Mail received an invalid response from  the POP3 server. This could be an issue with your mailserver or with the mail client itself if it is corrupt. Many people who asked this question on getting around with this particular error code are left scratching their heads because it’s …

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Fixing The Blue Screen Of Death

The Blue Screen Of Death is commonly known as BSoD, bluescreen and stop error which occurs after the system encounters a fatal error and is not able to recover itself. This  screen can occur due to a number of reasons and needs to be diagnosed to pin down the exact cause which is what you’d need to do …

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Step By Step Guide To Remove MacKeeper From Safari

MacKeeper hijacks your Mac Browsers and shoots you with tons of unwanted pop-ups that locks up the browser as per the Apple forums, it is classed as a “highly invasive malware* that can de-stablize your operating system”. Straight forward resets of the browser will not work therefore you will need to delete …

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How Do I Forward Ports On My BT Home Hub 4/5

Port Forwarding On A BT Home Hub 4 and 5 To forward ports on the BT Home Hub 5 follow the instructions below 1. Open any web browser (Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer). 2. Type your default gateway’s IP Address which for BT by default is 192.168.1.254 – Hit the …

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Step By Step Guide To Setup Dual Monitors

Having two monitors or multiple monitors increases the productivity and provides far greater experience then having one. In this guide, i will walk you through all the required steps to get you started  with your dual monitor setup. First, we take a look at the hardware side and ports to …

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How To Setup Google Cloud Print

Almost all new printers are Cloud Ready, which have different instructions provided with the manual. If you are looking to connect a printer that is Cloud Ready please  see manual/instructions provided by the manufacturer. This guide is for classic printers only that are not Cloud Ready. Setting Up A Printer On …

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Fix: Remove Trovi Browser Hijacker

Removing Trovi From Your Computer When you install free ad-supported applications from the internet they usually come bundled with free programs, containing toolbars, browser hijackers which infects your system with PUPs (Potentially Unwanted Programs) such as Trovi. Once your system is infected with with a browser hijacker like “trovi”, you’ll not …

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How to email pictures from iPad or iPhone

E-mail A Single OR Multiple Photos From Your iPhone and iPad E-mailing a picture/photo from an iPad or iPhone is pretty much the same in both the devices, except for the size of the tablets which results in a different view. Generally, there are two methods i will walk you through …

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How To Remove ividi From My Mac OS

ividi Removal Instructions: 1. Go to the Safari Menu 2. Select Preferences 3. Select Extensions And remove any/all unwanted extensions. Safari by default does not includes any extensions so anything you find installed in the Extensions section is a third party extension. Next, Check and Remove all Third-Party add-ons manually 1. …

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All About Favorites In Internet Explorer 10

Using Favorites In Internet Explorer 10 In this guide i will walk you through Internet Explorer 10 keyboard short cuts, adding and using favorite along with viewing and setting up various explorer bars for ease of access while using Internet Explorer 10. Favorites are very useful to mark important sites for accessing …

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