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Fingerprint Reader not working in Windows 8.1

A Fingerprint Reader in Windows lets you log into your Windows laptop using your fingerprint. The feature provides biometric credentials to sign in to your account that requires you to enter your account credentials in Windows 8. The Fingerprint Reader […]

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Cannot start Microsoft Outlook. The operation failed.

When it comes to managing mails, Outlook is the best companion a Windows user prefers. Outlook as a part of Microsoft Office, has lots of features as compared to other email programs. However, in some situations, if Outlook gets misconfigured, […]

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PIN Sign-in disabled when System is joined to Domain

The PIN sign-in introduced in Windows 8 helps us to log-in to system using a easy to remember 4 digit number. PIN sign-in is bit handy as compared to password and Picture password options. However, one disadvantage of PIN sign-in, […]

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Windows could not search for new updates. Error Code 80244FFF

Through Windows Updates, your system remain up-to-date with latest definitions of the build operating system. Microsoft releases latest updates periodically and users are advised to install the updates regularly to avoid issues on their system. But what if Windows Updates […]

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Show my desktop background on Start greyed out in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 allows you to display the Desktop wallpaper as Start Screen background, using the Show my desktop background on Start setting in taskbar and Navigation Properties. But if you find that this setting is greyed out or disabled, them […]

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OneNote Needs A Password To Sync This Notebook

OneNote generally syncs notebook with your logged in Microsoft account to facilitate notebook accessibility from anywhere. This is bit similar to the OneDrive integration in Windows 8.1 or later. Thus sometimes it may happen that OneDrive has already sync you […]

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Windows computer restarts without warning

If your Windows computer restarts or reboots without warning automatically here are a few suggestions which may help you identify and fix the problem. There are several reasons that could cause this to happen. The problem could any! It could […]

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