Best Windows File Explorer Tips and Tricks for Windows 10

Windows OS comes with an inbuilt File Explorer which everyone uses on a daily basis. Even though there are many Explorer alternatives available, the default files explorer remains the most used mostly because it’s pretty much straightforward and easy to […]

Import Sticky Notes from Windows 7 to Windows 10

How to import Sticky Notes from Windows 7 to Windows 10

Most of us are familiar with the classic Sticky Notes which are present in Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and up to Windows 10 v1511. However, In Windows 10 v1607 and later, Microsoft decided to convert the legacy Sticky […]

How to get Instagram or Snapchat on Windows PC

In this age where everyone is on Social Media, Instagram and Snapchat are the top services along with WhatsApp and Facebook that people are using to share with the world whatever they are doing – their vacations and what not! People […]

How to disable Google Chrome Software Reporter Tool

Software Reporter Tool is a Google Chrome standalone process that monitors your Chrome install and reports if any add-ons are interfering with the normal functioning of the browser. The tool isn’t connected to the web but mainly used by the […]

The specified network name is no longer available

Windows users at times may face an unexpected error while trying to access shared resources. When trying to access a shared folder, they get the following error: The specified network name is no longer available. Imagine a hypothetical case where […]

Microsoft Word

Stop Microsoft Word from marking Contractions as errors

English has become a routine language for business and administrative communications. As such, Office applications like Microsoft Word and others feature built-in software to automatically correct misspelled words and sentences. While this appears to be convenient for documentation work, it […]

Top 10 Wireless Routers to buy

Did you know that not every WiFi Router is appropriate for your needs, and you can always find a better one according to your priorities? Most users just go in for whichever router sounds good, but your streaming needs are […]

Best Desktop Application Launchers for Windows 10/8/7

Windows 10 offers oodles of new features that one can explore and provides one of the best user interfaces overall. However, if you have too many important files and application programs on your desktop, it is quite obvious that you […]

How to convert SVG icons to Shapes using Microsoft Word

Microsoft Office has the ability to transform all SVG pictures and icons into Office shapes so you can change its color, size, or texture. SVG stands for Scalable Vector Graphics. It is an XML-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics […]

Windows detected a hard disk problem

Windows detected a hard disk problem

Windows has an inbuilt mechanism which checks the hard drive and reports errors if anything isn’t working as expected. In case a problem is detected, the user gets the following error message: Windows detected a hard disk problem. Back up […]

How to opt out of Please Rate Firefox survey

Mozilla Firefox browser at times may randomly start displaying a Please Rate Firefox prompt to a small sample of users. Often, I ignore or sideline these messages and treat them nothing more than distractions. The browser, however, requests users to […]

timer apps windows 10

Top 10 Timer apps for Windows 10

There are many reasons as to why you would want a Timer app in Windows 10. Perhaps you are working out and want to see how long you have left? Or, like many people these days, you want to be […]

Best free White Noise apps for Windows 10/8/7

The world has come a long way from the tranquility of nature. However, for better or for worse, we humans haven’t evolved to prefer the noise and frequency we surround ourselves with now. Thankfully though, technology has advanced to imitate […]