How to: Turn Windows Defender On or Off

Windows Defender is an improved, revamped and re-branded version of Microsoft Security Essentials with a few extra features. Microsoft initially introduced Windows Defender on Windows 7, and as of the introduction of Windows 8, Microsoft Security Essentials has been completely overthrown as Windows’ resident security program by Windows Defender. However, …

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How to Uninstall McAfee using McAfee Removal Tool

When it comes to computer and internet security, there are a few names that almost every person who has ever downloaded a third-party antivirus or security program has heard of, and McAfee happens to be one of these names. McAfee is one of the largest manufacturers of computer and internet …

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How to: Back Up your Android Device

A smart phone is the most common accessory in the world these days and having it broken, lost, or stolen is also a common happening. In this case the usual panic is not just the loss of the phone but also the loss of the data, contacts, photos, and various …

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FIX: Search Not Working in Outlook 2010

If searching in Microsoft’s Outlook 2010 is not returning results or the results are not what you expected, probably the indexing of the data file is corrupted or incomplete. The instant search feature uses indexing services to quickly locate what you are searching for. Now the faulty indexing service can …

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How to Reset Your Mac OS X User Account Password

Resetting password is easy, and there are two ways of doing this. The first requires the user to boot into a single user mode, and the second one is performed by booting into the recovery console. The method you pick is your choice, one way or the other both are …

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How to Fix Adobe Flash Problems on MacOS El Capitan

Many mac users continuously face issues with Adobe Flash Plugin. This  is because the Adobe Flash Plugin goes out of date, when an update is pushed by Adobe and specially Safari blocks the sites that require’s Adobe Flash to run. One of the most common example of such a site …

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How to Get Emoji Keyboard on a Chromebook

Emojis are now a vital part of internet language, and there is still no easy way to make emojis on computers. While most phone keyboards have now started integrating emojis, physical keyboards on laptops and desktops are yet to figure out quick ways to input emoji. Moving forward in this …

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How To Zip And Unzip Files on Chrome OS

As Chromebooks become mainstream computing devices, they need to be compatible with popular file formats and compression softwares. Files received over email or downloaded from the internet can often come in the .zip or .rar format. This means that the required files have been ‘zipped’ and need to be ‘extracted’. …

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Fix: Real Time Clock Error

Sometimes, when you turn on your computer, you might hear a beep (or multiple beeps after an interval) and see an error message saying something like “Real Time Clock Error – Check Date and Time setting”. This error comes with a few variations, for example, you might see an error …

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Fix: 0x8007065e Data of this type not supported

Even though Microsoft is encouraging everyone to use Windows 10, there are a lot of users who still love and use Windows 7. If you are one of those users of Windows 7 and you are in the process of installing Windows updates then you might see the error “0x8007065E …

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Fix: iPad Safari Frozen Browsing Porn

There’s no doubt that we all use iPad for browsing and internet surfing in our free times. iPads provide a great way of accessing internet from the comforts of our beds. But, sometimes, you might face a little bit problem while surfing through the internet especially when you are browsing …

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Fix: DTS Sound Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows 10 users who have installed Creators update are unable to access Dolby settings on their systems.  The DTS system stops working abruptly. Though you see Dolby Digital Live (DDL) or other Dolby Settings enabled in your Sound settings you only get stereo channels playback.   When you play an HD …

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Fix: Third Party Apps Stopped Working after Creators Update

Windows 10 Creators update is intended to enhance creative ability of the operating system. However, the updates make several changes in the operating system that leads to several errors. One of the errors is third party apps not working or frequently crashing after Creators update. Some users also report of …

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How to Stop TeamViewer Loading Automatically on Linux

TeamViewer is a popular application for those who want to remotely connect to different workstations in order to exchange data, messages, and conversations with other users. It’s one of the leading programs in the Microsoft Windows segment for this purpose. Some users have found that they can use it successfully …

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How to Get Google Assistant for Windows PC

Google Assistant is available on nearly every Android phone recently made, but there’s currently no desktop version available. However, today I’ll show you a (somewhat tedious) method of getting Google Assistant running on your Windows machine. As of this writing, there’s no fancy GUI for what we’re about to do, …

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Fix: d3dx9_43.dll is missing

We use our computers for both business oriented and entertainment oriented tasks. But, if you are using Windows for playing games of any sort, you are likely to get the D2dx9_43.dll not found error. This error will be presented upon running the game and it will prevent you from opening …

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How to run Snapchat on rooted Android

A lot of Android users new to the world of rooting may be surprised to find that a handful of apps suddenly stop working, including Snapchat, when you are on a rooted device. I’m here to tell you that a few methods exist for beating these app’s methods of root …

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Fix: RAVBg64.exe wants to use Skype

Skype is a program that lets you communicate with other people via audio, text or video. Many of us use Skype on daily basis for business or personal purposes. Even though Skype is very useful for day to day communication, sometimes you might see an error message Skype wants to …

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How to Use the DD Command to Copy VHD Files to Physical Hard Disk

Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) files are giant files that emulate the use of physical media on VirtualBox and some other virtual x86/x86_64 emulators. This lets you run Windows, OS X, MS-DOS, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, OS/2 or even other versions of Linux inside your Linux distribution. These files don’t let you directly …

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How to Speed Up Google Chrome

We all know that Google Chrome is one of the top internet browser in the market and most of us prefer it over other browsers. But nothing is perfect and Google Chrome have its fair share of problems as well. One of the main problem that haunts its users is …

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Fix: Outlook for Mac’s Search Not Working

Outlook is a great program for managing your emails from multiple accounts. Outlook also provides a wide range of features that can be useful for overall time management. Overall, Outlook is a great software that is suitable for business people for management of emails. But, despite being very useful, you …

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Fix: Could not load Internet Accounts preference pane

This error usually troubles the mac users who have recently upgraded to Yosemite or Sierra. After you are done with the whole upgrade process, you might have some troubles with the Mail and its preferences. When you go to Mail “Accounts” Preferences, you will see an error “Preferences Error Could …

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Fix: DIFxDriverPackageInstall Error = 10

The DIFXDriverPackageInstall Error 10 is an error that is likely to haunt you while installing one of the Brother printers that you can find on the internet. Brother is a US based company that offers a wide range of printers, and a lot of other products, that are quite popular …

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Fix: Mail Notification Not Working on Windows 10 Mobile

A new Windows 10 Mobile update created a mail notification issue with Outlook for some users. Affected Lumia users reported this after installing a new Windows update, which led to no sound notifications for email accounts but the unread email count displayed on the lockscreen. For some other users, the …

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How to: Zoom Out On a PC

When using your Windows Desktop, browsing the Internet, or reading some text, you may encounter your screen stuck on zoom. This means that elements including text, images, and icons become huge on your PC. This is issue is caused either by a change in your PC’s resolution or you unintentionally …

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