How to Disable Windows Firewall

There are a number of different cases where in order to resolve a conflict or to reduce the number of pop-ups occurring, we need to disable the Firewall. Windows Firewall is a software component of Microsoft Windows. Its function is to provide a firewall and filter all the incoming and …

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How to Change Download Region on Steam

Here is an ordinary situation among Steam users. They are happily downloading and updating their games when all of a sudden, the download just freezes and nothing happens. In some cases, you might even get a notification that the download is corrupt or has failed. This can be, of course, …

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Fix: Xbox One controller disconnecting randomly

The anniversary update for Windows 10 brought tons of improvement for the OS including a lot of bug fixes and improvements. Every gamer rushed to update it because there was this “hype” created that it brought about major changes to the OS. However, like all new software, this wasn’t without …

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League of Legends Bugs – Fiddlesticks’ Ultimate

A lot of different updates bring plenty of new features and various fixes for bugs which have possibly appeared in the previous versions of the game. However, it’s difficult to keep track of everything that can go wrong with a game so Riot mostly relies on League of Legends players …

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How to Add Custom Images for Android Magazine Lockscreen

A fair number of devices are shipping with Magazine Lockscreen, otherwise known as MgzKeyguard when you look under installed /system packages on your device. This app basically displays random photos and quotes as your lockscreen wallpaper, and it auto-updates itself from time to time to grab new photos. The weird …

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How to Root the Infinix Note 4

The Infinix Note 4 X572 is one of the latest budget-premium Android devices from Infinix Mobility. It features a sleek 5.7” screen, a 4500mAh battery, an octacore processor, and fingerprint unlocking. Rooting the Infinix Note 4 is a fairly easy process, and there are two custom recoveries to choose from. …

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How to root the Infinix Hot 4 X557

The Infinix Hot 4 is one of the latest mid-range Android devices released by Infinix Mobility. Being a Mediatek based device, rooting it is fairly simple with the SP Flash Tool. This guide will walk you through all of the necessary steps to installing TWRP and achieving root status on …

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How to Build MediaTek Android Kernal from Source

Many Android users enjoy installing customized kernels, which can offer a range of performance and battery life enhancing tweaks. But if you can’t find a kernel you like, or none are available for your device, sometimes you just have to build your own. This guide will focus on how to …

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How to Tweak Android Oreo Lockscreen Shortcuts

With the arrival of Android Oreo, a range of tweaks are already being discovered. These tweaks do not require root, as in fact Android has been moving towards providing the features that rooted users want. We will need to play around a bit in ADB terminal for this guide though. …

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Fix: avast Blocking League of Legends

League of Legends is a complex game with a complex client and you can always expect it to have some issues regarding your computer. The game’s developers have done a great job making the game in a sense that you will rarely experience crashes and bugs and the most important …

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What Is League of Legends Team Recruitment?

League of Legends is a video game based on the MOBA genre which originated with the original DotA (Defense of the Ancients) which was a map for the popular game called Warcraft III which was published by Valve. The genre revolves around teamwork most of all and it’s impossible to …

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How Android developers can protect their apps from IAP hackers

This guide is for Android app developers who earn income from IAPs, and want to protect themselves from hackers and fraudulent purchases via hacking tools. There are several well-known IAP hacking tools out there, which I will not list here, but basically these tools send false purchase receipts to your …

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How to enable the hidden Facebook app engineer menu on Android

It may come as a surprise that the Facebook app has a hidden menu, which can be unlocked. This menu is typically used by Facebook engineers for debugging and testing, but it has a range of useful options for average users. This guide will walk you through unlocking the Facebook …

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How to install TWRP and Root the Alcatel Ideal 4060A

This is a step-by-step guide for installing TWRP, rooting with SuperSU, and soft-brick recovery for the Alcatel Ideal 4060A. It is a fairly simple process that involves the ADB terminal. Warning: Make a complete backup of all your important data before proceeding, as your device will be wiped during the …

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Steam Library Sharing

Being tested in the beta stage for months, Steam has finally launched Steam Family Sharing for everyone. You can easily share your library game files with your friends and family. You can also set the limitations of the system during the process. What is Steam Family Sharing? Steam Family Sharing …

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Fix: No Hard Drives Found in Windows 7 Installer

Windows 7 was hands down the most popular operating system. Since Windows 10 is relatively new and has had its share of bugs and incompatibility, Windows 7 is still being used by millions of people as an alternative. This means that people are still actively buying Windows 7 licenses and …

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How to Root the Lenovo Vibe S1 with TWRP and SuperSU

The Lenovo Vibe S1 is a mid-range device that sports a cool 3GB RAM, 13MP camera, and 32GB of internal storage. Because this phone uses a Mediatek chipset, rooting it is comparable to many other Mediatek-based devices, such as most smartphone brands from China. Please be aware of the risks …

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Fix: Hard Drive DST Short Test Failed

Every hardware components are important for functional computer or notebook. If one of the components is not working well, BIOS or UEFI will notify you. We talked about BIOS and UEFI in previous articles, if you have read our article you should know what is BIOS or UEFI. BIOS (Basic …

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How to Run Steam as Administrator

Many solutions to various problems require that you grant Steam administrator access. Here we will talk about how you can grant Steam.exe and the entire Steam directory administrator access. Steam is a platform which requires read and write permission on disks and its folders. Sometimes it also needs to change …

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Fix: Bad_Pool_Header on Windows 10

Bad Pool Header is an error that comes with a BSOD (Blue Screen of Death). This error happens randomly but, mostly, the users have experienced it after a Windows Upgrade or an Update. The error will prevent you from using the computer and you might have to restart. There are …

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Fix: No Sound on YouTube

There’s no doubt that YouTube is the most widely known and used video platform on the internet. Almost each and every one of us use YouTube on daily basis. But, sometimes, you might face the no sound issue on YouTube. This issue will come out of the blue without any …

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Fix: SD Card Not Showing Up

SD cards are an integral part of our daily lives. We use SD cards in so many devices from cellphones to digital cameras. These provide a great way to increase our storage capacity for almost every device. Usually, we like to have the contents of the device on our computer …

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Xpadder vs Pinnacle Game Profiler (PGP)

There are many software available in the market which allow you to map your keyboard keys to almost any controller that you connect with your PC. The trend has significantly increased since the release and development of new gaming joysticks, controllers etc. Although all of them fulfill their purpose, there …

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How to Repair Steam

Sometimes the need arises when one has to reinstall Steam for different reasons. Normally, reinstalling Steam can cause the loss of your games and you have to download all the packages over again from scratch. This can be really time-consuming and would expend a lot of your bandwidth. There is …

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Fix: AfterGlow Xbox 360 Controller Wont Work

The Xbox 360 afterglow controller is also known as AX.1. The concept of this controller is that it is a type of transparent with eminent lights coming out of it. It is developed for Xbox consoles and can also be used with your PC. Many people face the problem where …

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