The Hibernate feature allows the Windows operating system to save and write the running state to a hard disk, before powering off the computer. Of all the power-saving states in Windows, hibernation is most economical, as it uses the least [...]
While one can always use our Ultimate Windows Tweaker to set Windows to delete the Page File on every shutdown easily, you can also use a Fix It released by Microsoft. Cleaning the page-file on every shutdown means overwriting the [...]
Pressing the Windows keys opens the start menu. Using combination’s of WinKey with other keys on your keyboard lets you perform many actions and commands that you perform with the mouse. These are the WinKey or Windows Key shortcuts and [...]
If while browsing the internet, your Internet Explorer 8 gives you an error Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage, then this article may interest you. This problem may occur when you access a Web site that uses both IPv4 and [...]
Microsoft has released an automated Fix It package that will help prevent attacks attempting to exploit a Windows Shell vulnerability. This workaround may however disable some icons from being displayed so it is recommended that administrators test this before deploying [...]
If you are unable to log on to your Windows 7 or Vista computer by using a temporary user profile, then this article may interest you. When this happens, you will usually get the following error message: The User Profile [...]
On June 10th, Microsoft warned of a vulnerability in the Help and Support function of Windows XP SP2 or SP3. The vulnerability was first discovered by Google’s senior security researcher, Tavis Ormandy, who after notifying Microsoft of the vulnerability, released [...]
If you are unable to uninstall Microsoft Office 2003, Office 2007 or Office 2010 from Control Panel in Windows 7, Vista or XP, then this article may interest you! Cannot uninstall Microsoft Office This could happen if the installation process [...]
A Google security researcher had recently made public a vulnerability in the Windows Help Center which could could allow remote code execution, thereby exposing a number of Windows users to this vulnerability.
Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Service has released a Fix It solution to automatically diagnose & fix performance and security issues that may reduce safety in Internet Explorer or cause Internet Explorer to respond slowly or crash. Internet Explorer Troubleshooter Fix It [...]
If on your Windows Vista or Windows XP computer, your CD or DVD drive will not read or write media, then you may want to check out this fix from Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services (ATS). CD or DVD drive not [...]
Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services (ATS) will allow you to automatically detect and fix common maintenance problems such as broken desktop shortcuts, unused icons, disk volume errors, and incorrect system time display.
Whenever you type anything in your Internet Explorer 8 address bar, you get the following message: “Download Windows Search to improve history and favorites results“, then you can do the following to stop this prompt!
If you find that your CD or DVD drive is missing or not recognized by Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP or other programs, as a result of which you cannot play or access a CD or DVD, then this [...]