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xinput1_3.dll missing on windows

xinput1_3.dll or d3dx9_43.dll is missing on Windows 10/8/7

If when you try to start a program, you receive an error message – This program can’t start because xinput1_3.dll or d3dx9_43.dll is missing from your computer, here is a solution that you can use to fix both the problems. These […]

Microsoft .NET Framework – Beginners Guide, Resources, & Download

The Microsoft .NET Framework is a software framework that can be installed on computers running Microsoft Windows operating systems. It includes a large library of coded solutions to common programming problems and a virtual machine that manages the execution of […]

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New features in Windows Console in Windows 10

Every subsequent version of Windows attempts to bring new features and improvements to the OS so that it’s better than the earlier iterations. With the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (FCU) releasing on October 17th, 2017, the Windows Console […]

How to adjust Screen Brightness on Windows laptop

Most of the modern devices these days come with Brightness Control setting that lets you adjust the screen brightness to a level comfortable to your eyes. A similar set of options is available on Windows as well. This post talks […]

Windows couldn’t complete the requested changes

Windows couldn’t complete the requested changes

If you are trying to install .NET Framework or IIS or some other software but receive an error – Windows couldn’t complete the requested changes, here is the solution that you are looking for. The accompanying error codes could be […]

iOS device not showing up in iTunes for Windows

iOS device not showing up in iTunes for Windows 10

Is your iPhone or iPad device not showing up in iTunes on Windows 10/8/7? Here are some possible solutions that will let you fix this problem. iTunes allows users to move files between your computer and iPhone or iPad. Without iTunes, […]

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What is Application Frame Host process on Windows PC

Windows Store apps acquired from the Windows Store differ from Desktops apps in a way that they cannot investigate or collect information from other apps. Moreover, these apps rely on another additional process to display their content in a separate […]

Reduce ChkDsk Countdown Time in Windows 10

How to reduce ChkDsk countdown time in Windows 10

The hard disk of your PC can take a hit if the power supply (SMPS) does not yield the desired output required for all the hardware and peripherals to function. This can lead to data corruption. During such instances, Windows […]

Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE stopped working

Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE stopped working

If you can’t transfer videos from PC to mobile & you receive Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE stopped working error message, then this post shows how to fix the mfpmp.exe error. Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE stopped working If you […]

What is WSAPPX and how to fix its High Disk Usage Issue

WSAPPX is a process that runs in the background on your Windows 10/8 computer as a part of the Windows Store and the Universal app platform of Microsoft. It is used for installations, updates, and uninstallation of Store apps, so […]

What is Firmware? Definition and Types

Better known as ‘software for hardware’, Firmware is a program that comes embedded in a piece of hardware such as a keyboard, hard drive, BIOS, or a video card. It is designed to give permanent instructions to communicate with other […]