About AnandK@TWC

Anand Khanse is the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.
Dynamic Updates in Windows 10

What are Dynamic Updates in Windows 10?

Most of us keep on suspending updates on Windows. The more the time passes, the closer we get to a Major New Update, leaving us anxious on – How long the installation would take? It’s time to look at the […]

Preparing to configure Windows

Computer stuck on Preparing to configure Windows screen

If after running Windows Update, you find that your Windows 10 is stuck on the Preparing to configure Windows screen for a very long time, then this post will help you resolve the issue. There is a lot that goes […]


What is taskhostw.exe? Is it a virus?

Taskhostw.exe is a Windows operating system file. The main function of taskhostw.exe is to start the Windows Services based on DLLs whenever the computer boots up. It is a host for processes that are responsible for executing a DLL rather […]

Windows requires a digitally signed driver

Device Drivers are necessary for communication between hardware and software of an operating system. Some drivers are digitally signed. Digitally signed drivers are drivers which signed by their issuing authority in such a manner that the end user or any […]

Dev Tools in Microsoft Edge(Chromium)

List of DevTools in new Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

The new Microsoft Edge is built using Chromium open source project, and if you are developer, here is the list of Dev Tools in Microsoft Edge (Chromium). A few new tools have made their entry into the DevTools list. It […]

USB tethering not working on Windows 10 PC

If you are trying to share the internet from your Android mobile to your Windows 10 PC, but USB tethering is not working, then this post will help you. You may be able to connect your Android mobile to a […]

Fix Unable to contact your DHCP Server error on Windows 10

While trying to renew the IP address, if you receive Unable to contact your DHCP Server error message on your Windows computer, then this post may be able to help you.  Expired IP addresses might interrupt your Internet connection. Thus, […]

CCleaner review

CCleaner 5 Review: Remove PC junk files and clear disk space in Windows

Crowned as the best Windows junk and temporary file cleaning and optimizing tool, CCleaner, has received an update from its developers. CCleaner 5 is now available for download. Besides improved performance, better cleaning speeds and a changed UI, it offers better compatibility for […]


What is rundll32.exe process? Is it a virus?

A lot of Windows users have doubts about whether the rundll32.exe process that they see in the Task Manager is a genuine process or a virus. The reason behind these inquiries is the paranoia created by fraud tech support companies […]

The device is not ready error while trying to connect USB Drive

External hard drives have become important for storing data. However, some users have reported the following error while trying to access a connected external hard drive – The device is not ready. This error prevents the user from accessing the […]

Windows 10 Remote Desktop in Windows Home

How to use Windows 10 Remote Desktop in Windows Home (RDP)

There are many differences between Windows 10 Home and Professional. The Remote Desktop feature is one of them. Unlike the professional version, if you ever try to use Remote Desktop feature in the home version, you will not be able […]

Skype can’t access Sound Card

Skype has been the premier video-calling application for Windows users. Video calling or voice calling needs a microphone, speaker & headphone, and this hardware then needs to communicate with the system and the Skype application.  If either of these devices […]