About AshishMohta@TWC

Ashish is a veteran Windows, and Xbox user who excels in writing tips, tricks, and features on it to improve your day to day experience with your devices.
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Ten super-interesting & cool websites you need to know

The Internet is full of websites which are not just for learning stuff but to have fun, and be cool about it. Here is a list of ten exciting & cool websites you need to know. Sites you didn’t know existed but […]

Windows 10 without SSD

Why should you use Windows 10 with SSD?

When Microsoft rolled out the free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1/8 consumers, many were still using mechanical HDD. This trend continues. While Windows 10 works just fine on those mechanical drives, the performance when used with SSD is […]

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How long can you use Windows 10 without Activation?

Ever wondered how long you can use Windows 10 without a product key or activation? A simple answer is that you can use it forever, but in the long term, some of the features will be disabled. Gone are those […]

UEFI to run Windows 10

Do you need to enable UEFI to run Windows 10?

Do you need to enable UEFI to run Windows 10? The short answer is no. You don’t need to enable UEFI to run Windows 10. It is entirely compatible with both BIOS and UEFI However, it’s the storage device that […]

Reset Windows 10

What happens when you reset Windows 10

Windows 10 offers an in-built feature which allows you to reset Windows 10. This feature comes in handy on many occasions, but have you wondered what happens when you reset Windows 10? In this guide, we will share all the details […]

Should you install Windows 10 Updates

Should you install Windows 10 Updates?

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Updates regularly. It can be security updates, a significant upgrade or cumulative updates. Given the problems that Windows 10 updates cause – some people have this lingering question in their minds – Should you install […]

Top Blogs in India

List of 20 Top Blogs in India by traffic – 2019

If you are looking for an authentic list of the top Blogs in India which is based on objective parameters, then this list is what you are looking for. While these blogs may have started as single-author blogs, many of them […]

Gmail Right Click Menu

How to use Gmail right-click Action menu on the web

When you have tons of emails pouring in your inbox every day, it gets tough to manage. In a recent update, Gmail right-click Action menu now offers a lot of new actions and quick menu which will make your life […]

How to read Ext4 in Windows 10

Ext4 or Extended Files System version 4 is the file system for Linux. If you have a Windows 10 + Linux dual boot or have a hard drive formatted it in Ext4, how do you read in Windows 10? While Linux […]

Troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity

How to troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity & configuration issues

When you need to make sure applications on the server can connect properly, the general troubleshooting doesn’t help. It calls for advanced ways to troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity especially when you have a lot of timeout error. The connectivity issue could be […]

Mirror Boot Hard Drive for UEFI

How to mirror Boot Hard Drive for UEFI on Windows 10

This guide walks you through steps which will help you mirror Boot Hard drive on Windows (Legacy or UEFI). It is useful when the primary hard drive fails and will help you boot from the secondary drive. Just before we […]

CPU is not running at full speed in Windows 10

Almost on any Windows laptop or desktop, the speed at which the CPU runs varies. You should know that CPU doesn’t run at full speed all the time. It depends on how the OS distributes the load, and it works accordingly. […]

Troubleshoot port exhaustion

Troubleshoot Port exhaustion issues in Windows

Any network connection made between computers (TCP or UDP protocols), it is done through the ports. Imagine these as entry points or gateways which is used by a service or application. As more client connections are made, the ports shortfall […]

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How to configure RPC dynamic port through Firewall using Registry

Many server applications and remote administration use Remote Procedure Call dynamic port allocation. Even though dynamic, it’s essential they follow a range rule as the customers or client machines can make sure the Firewall does not block these ports or ranges. […]

How to troubleshoot Remote Procedure Call errors & problems

If you receive RPC server is unavailable message, then this post shows how to troubleshoot Remote Procedure Call failed errors & problems on Windows 10. RPC or Remote Procedure Call is a network-based programming model which allows point-to-point communications between software applications. […]

How to open RAR files in Windows 10

Can Windows 10 open RAR files? Yes, Windows 10 can open RAR files. Just like any other compressed file, RAR files are a proprietary archive file that supports data compression, error recovery and file spanning. While you can open RAR files in Windows 10, it’s not supported […]

Remove individual components of NVIDIA driver 

How to remove unwanted components of NVIDIA driver 

NVIDIA offers a control panel which lets you configure display settings, video, 3D settings, and Stereoscopic 3D. The last two features are not available on all computers, but there is a way to get rid of them either. In this […]