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Cortana can't hear me on PC or Xbox One

Cortana can’t hear me on PC or XBox One

Cortana, Microsoft’s smart assistant is available both on PC and Xbox One. It offers various voice commands, but basic, you can use to manage Windows 10 PC and Xbox. As it works over voice, you need to Headset or Kinect […]

verify MD5 checksum of files

How to verify MD5 checksum of files using Certutil

Did you just download a large file? Or do you have a file that you have a suspicion about? The best way to make sure the file comes from a verified source is by measuring its checksum. A checksum is […]

Ralink Linux Client showing up in Windows network

Many Windows users have reported an entry named RalinkLinuxClient is listed among Computers as a part of the network upon opening This PC. Upon observing the same, the first perception is that the system might be hacked. We cannot deny […]

A media driver your computer needs is missing

Microsoft has been trying to reduce the dependency of users on installation media like CD, DVD, USB, etc. and rather most users upgraded to Windows 10 directly through a system update. However, as wise as the intent of the company […]

How to manage App execution aliases on Windows 10

In Windows 10, we can run many apps from Command Prompt using their alias. Eg. The default alias to open Notepad through Command Prompt is notepad.exe. Simply type it, and press Enter and the Notepad application would open. The alias […]

A newer version of OneDrive is installed

A newer version of OneDrive is installed on Windows 10

If you are trying to install OneDrive on a Windows 10 computer, there is a high chance of receiving this error message – A newer version of OneDrive is installed; You need to uninstall it first before installing this version. […]

Fix Game Stuttering with FPS drops in Windows 10

Microsoft has pushed hard for Gaming on Windows 10 PCs. Every update has got something for gamers, but it’s not without hiccups and issues around gaming. One of the major problems reported by users is Game Stuttering with FPS drops for […]

Your video card does not support alpha blending

Ideally, a pixel (picture element) on a screen is a combination of 3 colors (Red, Green, Blue). Almost any opaque color could be made out of this combination, however, many games and advanced photo editing tools use transparent and translucent […]

Snap Assist in Windows 10

How to use Snap Assist In Windows 10

Snap Assist is a feature in Windows 10, that is not noticed by many. Though this feature is enabled by default in every Windows 10 PC, only a very few users are using it. In this post, we will learn […]

Nvidia G-Sync not working

Nvidia G-Sync not working in Windows 10

If you’re a PC gamer, then there’s a good chance you’ve heard of G-Sync. It’s a proprietary adaptive sync technology designed by Nvidia, and arguably, it’s the best in the business despite stiff competition from AMD’s FreeSync. G-Sync is all […]

Unable to remove a language from Windows 10

Fix: Cannot remove a Language from Windows 10

Windows has supported multiple languages from the start. Now, it even lets you have multiple languages installed on your PC. You can use one for display, while other can be used to type, and so on. That said, Windows 10 […]