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Where does Windows 10 Store Themes

Where does Windows 10 store Themes?

Windows 10 can be customized using themes, wallpapers, and lock screen images. Just like any other wallpapers, and lock screen images, Windows 10 stores Themes in a dedicated location. They are like an archive file which stores wallpapers, pictures, effects, […]

Fix HDMI Port not working properly on Windows 10 PC

HDMI or High Definition Multimedia Interface is an audio/video interface that can be used to interconnected multiple multimedia devices. The most common use for this is when a CPU is connected to a monitor and a projector. It can also be used to […]

Fix Windows Update Error Code 0x80246017 on Windows 10

Windows Update error codes need to be fixed as they make the affected computer vulnerable to threats and exploits. However, fixing different errors can vary from error to error. The error code 0x80246017 is accompanied by message WU_E_DM_UNAUTHORIZED_LOCAL_USER. As per the […]

Fix Error 0x80240438 for Windows Updates and Microsoft Store

The Error Code 0x80240438 can occur for both Windows Updates and the Microsoft Store on Windows 10. This is because the delivery mechanism for both is interdependent and common. This is the reason that many Windows Update and Microsoft Store error codes […]

Windows Key is Genuine

How to check if the Windows Key is Genuine or Legit

A copy of Windows is genuine only if it has been activated using a valid key. When you buy Windows Keys from Microsoft websites or get them from the OEMs, you can be sure that they are genuine. But you […]

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Fix Windows 10 Upgrade or Activation error 0xc03f6506

Many home users tend to get a computer that comes installed with Windows 10 Home. Since Windows 10 Pro offers even more features and utilities than Windows 10 Home, many prefer to upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro. […]

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 […]

Paint 3D app

Paint 3D app does not save inserted caption in the Text box

Paint 3D isn’t just for three-dimensional work. It has some great tools that enable even two-dimensional editing. As such, it is not only used to add 3D effects to images but also to edit 2D images. However, sometimes, when you […]

Turn off Advertising ID to disable Targeted Ads in Windows 10

Turn off Advertising ID to disable Targeted Ads in Windows 10

Microsoft hooks up every computer running Windows 10 with an Advertising ID. This helps them to provide them with relevant ads. These advertisements are delivered to the user in the Action Center, Start Menu, as well as the advertisements inside […]

Windows 10 boot

How does Windows 10 boot?

Ever wondered what happens when you push the power button? In this post, we will see how Windows 10 boots and all that goes behind in the background. While all we see it as one process, everything happens in steps. […]

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Windows Update Error 0x8024000E

Windows Update Error 0x8024000E is caused when the Windows Update Agent is not updated or has become corrupted. Basically, the update.xml file of a few drivers contains information that cannot be read unless you have updated the Windows Update Agent. […]

Fix Windows Update Error 0x8024000B on Windows 10

Windows Updates are important for the operating system; however, they can cause errors at times. One such error is Windows Update Error 0x8024000B. The error is caused when Windows cannot read the Update Manifest file required for installing the updates. […]

repair or rebuild the WMI Repository

How to repair or rebuild the WMI Repository on Windows 10

Many a time the WMI Repository gets corrupted which results in Provider Load Failure. In this guide, we will share how to repair or rebuild the WMI Repository on Windows 10. Those who aren’t aware, Windows Management Instrumentation or WMI is a […]

Fix Error Code 0x80090016 for PIN and Microsoft Store

Error Code 0x80090016 which a user may receive on his Windows 10 computer could be while creating a PIN or when using the Microsoft Store. There have been reports of the Windows 10 Login PIN failing the users to sign […]

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 […]