Posts under Windows category

Windows Remote Desktop disconnects frequently or automatically

As the name suggests, the Remote Desktop feature in Windows, helps us to access another computer from our computer remotely. This feature plays an important role to solve issues on our system, in case any support representative wants to access […]

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Disable Full Row Select in Windows 8 | 7 explorer

In Windows 8 File Explorer, when you select the Details view, all the columns, for that row, are active for file selection. Under Windows XP only the ‘Name’ column was. But starting with Windows Vista, this behavior changed and now […]

Quiet Hours in Windows 10/8.1

Windows 8.1 introduced a new feature called Quiet Hours, which is also present in Windows 10. This feature allows users to suppress notifications during those hours. The idea behind introducing this feature is that there may be times when you […]

Add or Change OEM Information in Windows 10/8/7

If you ever purchased a Windows 10/8.1/7 PC from most popular brands like Dell, Lenovo, HP, Samsung, etc, chances are you might have noticed the manufacturer’s name and logo in the system section. This OEM information includes information about a […]

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Fix: Missing Operating System Not Found error in Windows

Users may on rare occasions receive Missing Operating System or Operating System Not Found error screen while booting their Windows computer. If you frequently get these messages while booting Windows 10/8/7/Vista, then this post will guide you in the proper […]

Windows Update and Recovery options in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 has revised PC settings – they have undergone minor changes that make it appear somewhat different from the settings that are present in Windows 8. One new category you can find here is Update and Recovery. The category […]

Work Folders in Windows 8.1

Work Folders in Windows 10/8.1

Windows 8.1 introduces a new feature called Work Folders. If you have to work from anywhere from your different devices, then Work Folders are just what you would be looking for. Work Folders in Windows 8.1/10 Work Folders in Windows […]

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Troubleshoot: Windows Updates Errors in Windows 10/8/7 – FAQ

When you try to install an update on a Windows-based computer, you may receive some error messages. Many Windows users have experienced this issue. I, therefore decided to put together a list of solutions to some FAQs about Windows Updates […]

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Windows Firewall service does not start in Windows 10/8/7

Windows Firewall acts as the first layer of defense against malware, so it is always advisable to keep it turned ‘ON’ – unless you are using a third-party firewall software. If for some unknown reason if you find your Windows […]

Fix: Your Windows install couldn’t be completed error

A large proportion of Windows 8.1 users, at the time of upgrading to Windows 8.1 thought the upgrade to the latest version of the OS would be seamless.  While most had a smooth experience, there were some who found themselves […]