How to Create a Bootable Windows 10 ISO from a Windows 10 ESD File

Whenever a person upgrades to a newer build of Windows 10 through Windows Update, the ESD (Electronic Software Delivery) format is used to provide their computer with the installation files it needs to install the new Windows 10 build. Among these installation files is the install.esd file – a compressed …

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FIX: Can not join or create homegroup on Windows 10

On Windows, a HomeGroup is a collection of computers that are on an internal home network and are configured so that they are able to share printers and files with one another. Creating a HomeGroup on your local network and then connecting all of the computers under your roof to …

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FIX: Safari can’t establish a secure connection to the server

There have been weird reports on how Safari just stops working (or decides to work selectively) after a given period. It is weird how a browser would work seamlessly, then suddenly decide to choose where and when to function. Many Mac users have encountered this strange bug/hitch. Some websites would …

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How to Uninstall Programs using Windows Installer Cleanup Utility

Software that uses Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI) technology to install itself on computers running on the Windows Operating System writes hordes of files and registry keys when being installed on a computer. If any of these files or registry keys happen to go corrupt, there is a good chance that …

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How to: Export Drivers Using PowerShell in Windows 10

Windows 10 ships with version 5 of PowerShell – a command-line tool and scripting language that is based on the Microsoft .NET Framework and is designed to be used for system administration by IT professionals, developers and the average Joe alike. PowerShell can be used to do some pretty amazing …

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How to Make Text Bold, Strikethrough and Italic in WhatsApp

When WhatsApp was purchased by Facebook for a whopping $19 billion back in 2014, it had approximately 450 million regular users. Now, less than a couple of years later, those numbers have more than doubled and WhatsApp is now being regularly used by over 1 billion people! A more than …

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Brave (A New Browser by Mozilla’s Co-Founder): Why Should You Use it?

Online advertisements (and the many different kinds of technology – including tracking pixels and tracking cookies – that are embedded within them) are regularly forcing more and more users to start installing and using various ad-blocking extensions alongside internet browsers. Online advertisements are constantly becoming more and more aggressive as …

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How to: Pin tabs to Edge Browser

Power users of internet browsers will know just how messy browsing can get when you have more than just a few tabs open on your browser. Tab pinning is a feature offered by almost every popular internet browser out there that presents a solution to this problem – users can …

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How to change Desktop Icon Spacing in Windows 10

Did you upgrade to Windows 10 and suddenly all or most of your icons went missing? This is not an isolated issue; numerous reports have been received regarding the same predicament. After the upgrade, the user may just be left with two or three icons on the desktop with all …

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FIX: SmartScreen prevented an unrecognized app from starting

Smart Screen is a security module that was introduced by Microsoft and integrated into several Microsoft utilities such as Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10, 11 with a main focus to improve security. When you try to install a certain software or an app that is not included in the windows …

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How to Reduce Data Usage on Windows 10

With the advancement of technology, we now have various different mediums to connect to the internet meeting the user specific demands, these includes mobile wifi’s, dongles, wireless hotspots etc.. However, with most mobile based internet mediums, the main issue is the cost of data consumption. Anyone using data on a …

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Fix: Cannot Connect to the App Store

The Mac App Store is a wonderful place where you can download all kinds of applications and programs designed specifically for your Mac. However, the Mac App Store is not, like all other App Stores, without its fair share of kinks. One of the most well-known problems with the Mac …

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FIX: No Sound After Upgrading to Windows 10

One of the most irksome bugs you can run into after upgrading Windows 10 is the sudden loss of sound. It gets even scarier when you see that you (seemingly) have everything in place for sound to be produced. When or if this happens it is advisable to establish some …

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How to Create GIFs and Capture GIFs from Videos

Screen To Gif is a completely free utility available for almost all currently used versions of the Windows Operating System that can be used to record whatever you do on your computer’s screen and turn it into a Gif – or, if you want, into a video file. Screen To …

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Fix: WiFi Icon on Windows 10 is Disabled or Greyed Out

After upgrading to Windows 10 many users experienced a sudden death to the wireless switch built-in into the OS. It would not turn on, and it will stay disabled thereby limiting the ability to connect to WiFi, no matter what you do. A couple of users also reported that re-installation …

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SOLVED: Strict NAT Issues on Xbox

Let’s start by understanding what “NAT” is, stands for Network Address Translation and there are three types of NAT’s. Open NAT, Closed NAT and Moderate NAT. Businesses, organisations use them based on their requirements. Most of the networks, at home are set up in a way where an ISP has installed …

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FIX: U163 Check Ink Error on Canon Printers

Printer manufacturers insist that you use their original ink cartridges; it is a major part of their income after all. Canon Printers usually have built-in mechanism to check if the “cartridge” is installed is manufactured by Canon, if not then the printer would show an error. Most Canon Printers usually …

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FIX: Error 5010F When Reinstalling OS X via Internet Recovery

Reinstalling your Operating System can sometimes be a necessary measure, but that does not make it any less tedious. This applies to all of the Operating Systems out there, including OS X. The people behind Operating Systems constantly try to make the reinstallation of their Operating Systems easier on their …

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FIX: Error Retrieving Information (RH-01)

One of the common error in Android phones; Error Retrieving Information from server RH-01, basically occurs during or before  the installation of a certain applications from Google Play Store and mostly Custom ROM users face this error. Common solution for this issue is to delete cache of Google Play Store …

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Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10

Any developer creating apps, websites and services for various platforms and devices using the Windows Operating System knows just how much of a struggle using open-source tools on Windows can be. Well, Microsoft knows about this struggle and, at the Microsoft Build conference, announced two things they have done to …

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FIX: Screen Goes to Sleep/Off By Itself on Windows 10

Some Users reported monitor or screen going to sleep or turning off by itself while watching a movie, playing video games or doing nothing. This usually happens after a couple of minutes. Most computer screens nowadays are able to save energy by dimming down the back light of the screen itself to …

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FIX: Cannot Drag Windows on Dual Screens (Windows 10)

Nowadays everybody is using a computer literally everywhere. While working, playing Games or watching Movies. As the computers get faster every year and are able to process more information at the same time, the computers allow the users to work on several tasks at the same time. Sometimes this can …

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Windows 10: Redstone 1

As you may be well aware by now, Microsoft won’t be releasing any more Windows versions. That is their stance as at present; nobody knows what they may decide later on. Users received this news with mixed feelings. For the disappointed ones however, there is still a silver lining in …

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FIX: Right Click Not Working on Windows 10

In Windows 10, you may encounter an issue whereby the right click does not work (or rather, the context menu doesn’t appear). In some cases right clicking on the mouse works erratically; sometimes responding and others just remains still. However, if you take a look at the WinX folder all …

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SOLVED: Error E05 on Canon Printer

Error E05 in Cannon printers occur due to the compatibility issue of ink cartridge installed in the printer. This Error E05 also occurs if Ink Cartridge is not installed properly. Ink Cartridge in Canon printers has a small opening through which it discharge the ink to be utilized on a …

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