Posts under Windows category

We can’t get to the camera roll right now

Windows 8/10 brought us the concept of Modern UI Apps due to which we can use webcam on our system using the Camera app – and thus we don’t need to install additional software. This Camera app is quite similar […]

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Troubleshoot: Windows Services will not start

For the Windows operating system to run smoothly, it is imperative Windows Services start when they are required to. But it may happen  that, for some reason, you may find that your important Windows Services do not start. If you […]

Fix: Windows laptop screen brightness flickering

If your Windows 10/8/7 laptop screen brightness is flickering randomly or when on battery power, then this post suggests methods on how to resolve this problem. I recently bought a Dell Inspiron 15 7537 ultrabook and was facing this issue. Although I […]

Fix: Cannot Switch Between Languages In Windows 8.1

Many times you need to write something in different languages and this is the time you may be looking to switch between languages. If you’re using multiple languages on your system and if you can’t switch between those languages when […]

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Windows 10 Touch Keyboard settings and tips

The Touch Keyboard in Windows 10/8 is a useful tool hat lets you type on touch devices, without needing any physical keyboard. It is not to be confused with the Windows Onscreen Keyboard, where you cannot use touch. In this […]

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Disk Footprint Tool (dfp.exe) in Windows 10/8.1

Disk Footprint Tool is a new command line tool in Windows 10/8.1. If you open C:\Windows\System32 you will see a small 31 KB exe file called dfp.exe or the Disk Footprint Tool. You can use the Disk Footprint Tool to […]

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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 10/8, which you can operate with the help of your mouse, instead of the physical keyboard. […]

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Cipher command line tool in Windows 10/8/7

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 […]

This App Couldn’t Be Installed, Error 0x80244018

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 […]