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Anand Khanse is the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.
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Fix: Windows 10 Update Error Code 0x8024a105

If you see a Windows Update Error Code 0x8024a105 when trying to run Windows Update, then this post gives you some suggestions that may help you fix the issue. When you run Windows Update, you will see the following message: […]

Windows Server 2016 Performance Tuning Tips

Windows Server 2016 Performance Tuning Tips

Microsoft has released their Windows Server 2016 Performance Tuning Guide. This is a comprehensive guide that provides a collection of technical articles with directions for IT professionals responsible for deploying, operating and tuning Windows Server 2016 across the most common […]

Microsoft Azure Advisory to avert WannaCrypt Ransomware Threat

The intensity of the WannaCrypt ransomware attack has dissipated but fear still looms large. As such, many organizations have issued an advisory in response to this threat. They believe it will help the organizations run a secure infrastructure for their […]

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WannaCrypt or WannaCry Ransomware Decryptors are available

A French security researcher Adrien Guinet has found a way to decrypt WannaCrypt Ransomware encrypted files by retrieving the encryption key used by the WannaCrypt ransomware. But currently, this tool has only been tested on and known to work under Windows […]

Disable SMB1 on Windows

Why and how to disable SMB1 on Windows 10/8/7

Though security concerns with systems are nowhere new, the mess caused by the Wannacrypt ransomware has prompted for immediate action among netizens. The Ransomware targets the vulnerabilities of the SMB service of the Windows operating system to propagate. SMB or […]

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Fix: Your PC did not start correctly message in Windows 10

Have you ever encountered a problem where your Windows PC does not start properly after booting it? It may happen after a sudden power failure or after upgrading your PC to a newer version. On turning on your computer, instead […]

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How to reset or clear Data Usage in Windows 10

Regular computer users usually keep an eye on their data usage and bandwidth consumption, especially users with limited data consumption plans. While the earlier version of Windows 10 let you reset or clear Network Data usage via Settings, Windows 10 v […]

WannaCrypt

What is WannaCrypt ransomware, how does it work & how to stay safe

WannaCrypt Ransomware, also known by the names WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r or Wcrypt is a ransomware which targets Windows operating systems. Discovered on 12th May 2017, WannaCrypt was used in a large Cyber-attack and has since infected more than 230,000 Windows PCs […]

WannaCrypt

WannaCrypt Patches for Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003 released

WannaCrypt also termed as WannaCry and Wcry or Wcrypt, has already caused massive damage worldwide through its NSA-powered ransomware. The ransomware has reportedly attacked businesses, hospitals, railways stations, universities and many other organizations inflicting a major devastation. WannaCrypt ransomware targets […]

How to enable Windows Sonic surround sound in Windows 10

Windows 10 Creators Update has left me overwhelmed when it comes to features and the overall bug fixes. Game Mode, Paint 3D and the changes in Start Menu constitute only a small part of the changelog. In this segment, we […]

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How to use Windows Libraries effectively in Windows 10

Windows Libraries is a centralized place for bringing together all the related files from the different folder or different PCs. Precisely, Libraries is a collection of shortcuts to the original file or folder locations which can have its locations either on […]

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Download Windows Ink Guide for Windows 10 from Microsoft

Going ahead on its vision to expand digital writing on Windows 10 PC’s, Microsoft unveiled its new feature – the Windows Ink Workspace. Windows Ink is a step further in its efforts to increase people’s productivity. Windows Ink allows for […]

How to use & manage People app in Windows 10

The People app in your Windows 10 PC is not just your address book, it also works as a social app where you can stay in touch with your Skype contacts and Outlook contacts at one place. People app in […]