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OneDrive high CPU usage problem

Fix OneDrive high CPU usage problem in Windows 10

Some Windows 10, are experiencing that their OneDrive.exe uses high CPU & Memory. If you find that your OneDrive setup uses a lot of CPU on your Windows 10/8/7 computer, perhaps some suggestions in this post may help you identify […]

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How to Turn Off Tile Data Model Server Service in Windows 10

The Tile Data Model Server service mainly runs as LocalSystem in a shared process of svchost.exe. If there’s any problem encountered during the process or Tile Data model server just refuses to start and the details are recorded in the […]

How to change the name that Cortana calls me

Cortana, the cloud based personal assistant, works on all your Windows devices, but the range of features depends on the version of Cortana and the device you are using. Cortana, the virtual assistant, calls you with your name. It’s the […]

Play in Mini View feature in Windows 10 Movies & TV app

Watching your favorite movie or a TV show while working is now possible on your Windows 10 device. The latest Windows 10 Creators Update brought many functionality improvements and new features including ‘Mini View’. Mini View feature in Windows 10 […]

Windows Media Player won’t open on Windows 10/8/7

At times, you may find that your Windows Media Player does not open or work, or that it cannot play MP4 or DVDs or rip CD/Media. You could face other symptoms like – nothing happens upon clicking the icon for […]

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How to extract CAB File using command line tools in Windows 10/8/7

In Windows environment, CAB refers to Cabinet files – an archive file format for Microsoft Windows. The format supports data compression and embedded digital certificates used for maintaining archive integrity. Using this file format, a user can store multiple files/folders […]

How to enable and use Dolby Atmos on Windows 10

Dolby Atmos is an interesting piece of sound technology designed for some speaker systems, and Microsoft hasn’t shied away from supporting it. Interested parties can only take advantage of Dolby Atmos by installing the Windows 10 v1703, and from there, […]

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update removes these features

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update arrive shortly on your computers. It brings a lot of new features and functionality to your computer. But with every major Windows Update, some old and non-functional components are removed. This post talks about the […]

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Fix corrupted Windows Update system files using DISM Tool

Windows Update in Windows 10 exists to keep the operating system, and other Microsoft software updated and requires little intervention from us. This smooth functioning, however, may experience hiccups when any corruption occurs in its system files. Under such circumstances, […]

Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC

Windows 10 was a considerable improvement over its predecessors. However, it was the last operating system to be launched (and the most advanced as well) in the Windows series. All improvements after that will be in the form of updates. […]


Never create or change Linux files using Windows Apps and Tools

Any attempt to open LINUX files using Windows tools may read-lock the opened files/folders, thereby stopping updates for your file contents. This invariably can result in files and folders becoming corrupted. As such, Windows experts advise its customers to exercise […]


List of Free eBooks from Microsoft Press

Microsoft offers access to its various online resources to help users advance their skills with Microsoft products. Microsoft Virtual Academy is one such initiative. It lets you load your digital library with free eBooks from Microsoft Press Store. Most friendly […]