About ShyamS@TWC

Shyam aka “Captain Jack” is a Microsoft MVP alumnus and a Windows Enthusiast with an interest in Advanced Windows troubleshooting. Suggestions made and opinions expressed by him here are his personal one’s and not of his current employers. He blogs at captaindbg.com.

FBackup: Free all-in-one Backup Software with plugin support

Our data is not secure. We always need a backup of almost anything that is important to you. There are a lot of free backup software out there but FBackup caught my attention. FBackup is a powerful feature rich backup software that […]

Fix: Sorry, this app is no longer available on Windows Store

One of the common issues being reported lately, is the error message many receive Sorry, this app is no longer available when trying to download an application from the Windows Store, even when the app is actually available in the Windows Store. […]

SecureAPlus: A second line of defense against Malware

Today, computer users always face the risk of new generation Malware that attacks us even when we may have a good antivirus installed. There is new Malware releasing every day, and it’s getting harder for antivirus solutions to release virus […]

Windows Experience Index in Windows 10

Windows Experience Index in Windows 8.1/10

With the release of Windows 8.1, Microsoft is offering a lot of new things and has also removed some useful things from Windows. One of the important things some may miss is Windows Experience Index. For those who are not […]

Fix: Hibernate shuts down computer running Windows 8.1 PC

I came across a client machine where, whenever he Hibernated the computer, it ends up in shutting down the machine. What used to happen was that he first used the Hibernate option. Then while switching back on, the computer would get stuck on the start-up […]

Add Folders & Items to This PC folder in Windows 8.1

In Windows 8.1 Microsoft has introduced a new section to My Computer or This PC, called Folders. By default there are  a couple of folders listed there. Would you like to add some other folders or items in to this […]

Viivo: Cloud file encryption service for Dropbox

In this modern world most of us store important files on the cloud. So it’s very important for us to have a maximum security for all the files so that no one can access them in an unauthorized manner. I know […]

How to Publish a Blog post using Microsoft Word

Often bloggers use a lot of application to post their articles in different blogs. I used the use Windows Live Writer to publish my articles in this website. After the arrival of Windows 8, Microsoft did not appear to be […]

Bill2’s Process Manager- A Powerful CPU Management Software

Windows is constantly evolving with the introduction of multi core processor people and trying to improve the performance that will take advantage of the hardware. Even though Windows is built to better handle processes and memory, there is still room for improvement. […]

RunScanner Review – A excellent startup & hijack analyzer

RunScanner is an excellent application that will scan the startup items and hunt for Malware. It will scan for all running processes, programs, services, drivers, auto start locations, and hijack points. It can detect system changes made by viruses, malware. […]

eMo Web Browse Optimizer Tool for IE, Chrome, Firefox & other browsers

Most modern-day browsers takes up a lot of memory and it sometimes affects the performance of the computer, especially computers with older specifications. We are used to having multiple tabs open, which increase the memory usage to even up to 300 to 400 MB. It’s too […]