Posts under Windows category

The server did not register with DCOM within the required timeout

Sometimes after upgrading your Windows OS, the System Logs under Event Viewer may display the following error message: Event ID 10010 error – The server did not register with DCOM within the required timeout. What does this DCOM error message signify […]

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. […]

Videos folder missing from Windows 10 File Explorer

By default, the Videos folder can be seen under ‘This PC’ in Windows 10, but on a few occasions, it somehow gets replaced by ‘Documents’ folder. As such, you see no Videos folder under ‘This PC’ but duplicated ‘Documents’ folder. […]

DHCP Client Service gives Access Denied

DHCP Client Service gives Access Denied error in Windows 10

The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a client/server protocol which essentially makes it possible to connect to the internet over Ethernet or WiFi. If you receive an error message “Windows could not start the DHCP client on Local Computer,” or […]

Fix MUP_FILE_SYSTEM Blue Screen Error on Windows

The MUP_FILE_SYSTEM Blue Screen has a value of 0c00000103. If you see this stop error, then it means that the multiple UNC provider or MUP has got an invalid or unexpected data. What this leads to is that fact that MUP cannot […]

How to enable & use Microsoft Remote Desktop from Mac

Every operating system comes with its own set of quirks and, Windows and Mac are no different. Choosing between the Windows and the Mac is not an easy task and, the choice between the two mostly depends on your usage […]

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 […]

An unspecified error occurred during System Restore (0x800700b7)

An unspecified error occurred during System Restore (0x800700b7)

When trying to restore Windows 10 computer, if you receive an error saying An unspecified error occurred during System Restore (0x800700b7), then here is a fix. The error usually happens when the System Restore does not complete successfully and fails with this […]

Fix Windows 10 Update Error 0x800F081F – 0x20003

The Windows Update Error 0x800F081F – 0x20003 occurs mainly which upgrading your copy of Windows 10. It is caused due to errors with various developer-related settings being enabled on a computer. The error that the setup encounters are worded as either […]


With a failed attempt to use the Graphics rendering capabilities of a computer, is made by a program, Windows 10 might throw a Blue Screen error saying THREAD STUCK IN DEVICE DRIVER. The Stop Code for this Blue Screen error […]

Network Protocol is missing

One or more Network Protocols are missing on this computer

Network Protocols are a set of rules or standards used by Windows to communicate over the internet. They make sure the data is sent correctly across between computers, but if any of the Network Protocol is missing in Windows 10, things […]

How to add Emojis to File and Folder names in Windows 10

For users who find visual elements more appealing, Windows 10 has made it easier to identify files and folders by adding Emojis to their names. Yes, Microsoft has made it possible for Windows users to use Emojis in the names […]

Fix Unknown USB Device error message on Windows 10

We all use a number of USB Devices every day. From plugging in our phones for charging to using our Pen Drives, we are making the use of USB Drives. But sometimes, a Windows computer throws an error of Unknown USB […]

An internal error has occurred (0x80070716) for Windows Backup

If the File History tab of the File Recovery Utility of Windows Backup module displays the following error on your Windows computer, then this post offers suggestions that may help you resolve the issue: An internal error has occurred : The […]