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We re getting search ready

We’re getting search ready error in Windows 10

If you receive a We’re getting search ready error message when you search in Windows 10 using the Cortana taskbar search, and your search results are stuck, then see this post for potential fixes. We’re getting search ready Here are […]

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Limited Network Connectivity in Windows 10

Internet connection availability and access in Windows is indicated via an icon residing on taskbar. If you see an exclamation mark on Network icon it may mean that your Windows 10/8/7 PC has Limited Network Connectivity. There can however be […]


How to manually reset each Windows Update component to default

At times, users experience trouble using Windows Update. While there are several ways to troubleshoot various Windows Update issues, if this happens frequently, it would be a good idea to reset Windows Update settings to default. We have already seen […]

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Troubleshoot Windows 10 Sound and Audio problems

Microsoft has received good reviews for their latest OS –Windows 10. The OS is packed with new features, apps and functionality that intends to make your computing experience a smooth affair. However, the OS brings with it its own share […]

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Error 0x80240017 while installing Windows Updates on Windows 10

Recently, when I was updating my Windows 10, I received Windows Update Error 0x80240017, while installing an update for Microsoft Office. I restarted my computer and tried again, but failed to proceed successfully – I again received the same error. […]

Your PC needs to be repaired

Your PC needs to be repaired error on Windows 10

If you receive a Your PC needs to be repaired, The operating system couldn’t be loaded because a critical system driver is missing or contains errors, message on your Windows 10 / 8 / 7 computer, then this post may […]


Surface Book doesn’t recognize Touchpad and Keyboard

Microsoft surprised us all with their Surface Book and at last we thought that Microsoft had the answer for Apple MacBook Pro. The main highlight of the device apart from the computing prowess was the fact that it came with […]

Cannot save files in OneDrive folder

Cannot save files in OneDrive folder after upgrading to Windows 10

Windows 10 is undoubtedly a better operating system as compared to the earlier versions. Users using the earlier Windows versions are still eligible for a free upgrade, however the upgrade doesn’t go smoothly always. Windows 10 installation or upgrade have bought […]

We couldnt complete the updates

We couldn’t complete the updates, Undoing changes

If you receive We couldn’t complete the updates, Undoing changes, Don’t turn off your computer message, and your Windows 10 PC is stuck in a loop, see this post. While updating one of my dual-boot Windows 10 laptops, I saw […]

Business Contact Manager crashes on Windows 10

Business Contact Manager crashes Outlook on Windows 10

Over the years, Business Contact Manager (BCM) for Microsoft Outlook has been a handy customer relationship management (CRM) tool for small businesses. As an add-on-feature for Microsoft Office Outlook, BCM provides small CRM functions to improve the effectiveness of customer […]

Time to get your new Office

Time to get your new Office prompt does not upgrade or work

Microsoft makes it easier for users to upgrade their software via various updates. The same applies to Microsoft Office apps. When your automatic upgrade is ready for you to install, you see a notification in the menu bar of an Office. […]

Quick Access in Windows 10 not working

Quick Access in Windows 10 is not working

If you find that Quick Access is broken or not working in Windows 10, then this post may be able to help you fix the problem. Quick Access is a new feature in Windows 10 File Explorer navigation pane. This […]

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Fix: Wrong Email alias showing in Outlook on Windows 10

With the increased penetration of mobile devices like mobile phones and tablets an array of email clients have materialized but Microsoft’s build in mail client ‘Outlook‘ is the world’s most-popular by far. But some Windows 10 users have reported that […]


Fix Windows 10 Printer problems with Troubleshooter

The variety of problems some users who upgraded to Windows 10, is truly astounding. While the upgrade went smoothly for me on all my devices, several users have been facing a plethora of Windows 10 problems. While Microsoft has been […]

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