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Windows Onscreen Keyboard: Options and Settings

The Windows operating system includes an Onscreen Keyboard whose executable is osk.exe. It is a part of the Ease of Access feature of Wind0ws, which you can operate with the help of you mouse, instead of the physical keyboard. In [...]

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Cipher command line tool in Windows 8 / 7

Cipher.exe is a built-in command line tool in the Windows operating system that can be used to encrypt or decrypt data on NTFS drives. This tool also lets to securely delete data by overwriting it. Cipher.exe command line tool Whenever [...]

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Fix: Windows laptop will not Hibernate

There have been cases when users have found that their Windows laptop just will not hibernate. If you are facing this issue with your Windows 8  or Windows 7 laptop, then you may try some of these troubleshooting steps. Windows laptop [...]

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Fix: WiFi gets disconnected after Sleep in Windows 8

We all use WiFi on our Windows computers to access the Internet. But many a times, we run into different kind of issues pertaining to usage of WiFi. We have already seen how to fix poor WiFi performance, limited WiFi networks, WLAN [...]

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This App Couldn’t Be Installed, Error 0×80244018

In our past, we have shared you many solutions regarding errors faced while downloading, installing and updating Windows Store Apps. You can checkout solutions for errors 0×80070005, 0×80240437, 0x8024001e, 0x8024600e, 0x80073cf9, Something happened and your purchase couldn’t be completed, Something [...]

Microsoft Genuine Advantage Diagnostic Tool

Fix: This copy of Windows is not genuine

After you install a copy of the Windows operating system on your computer, you are required to activate Windows within a stipulated period of time. If you do not, you will see a message This copy of Windows is not [...]

What is Windows 64-bit Itanium

What is Windows 64-bit Itanium ?

At times, you may have seen on some Microsoft sites or some download sites, download links being available for Windows x86, Windows x64 and Windows x64 Itanium as well, and wondered what Itanium x64 stood for. Itanium refers to a [...]

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Disable Spell Checker & Auto-Correct in Windows 8.1

In Windows 8 and later editions, there is a built-in spell checker that is embedded in your system. The spell checker and auto-correct is supposed to work over different sections of Windows uniformly. In many scenarios, you might find the [...]

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Backup and Restore Group Policy Objects in Windows

In this post, we will see how to backup and restore Group Policy Objects and Settings in Windows 8. To do this, you will need to download and install Group Policy Management Console first. Backup Group Policy Objects Once you [...]

Install Group Policy Management Console

Install Group Policy Management Console in Windows 7 | 8

In this post we will see how to install Group Policy Management Console or GPMC in Windows 7 | 8.  GPMC simplifies the management of Group Policy in Windows systems, by making it easier to for IT and System Administrators to understand, [...]

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