create a registry key

How to create a Registry Key in Windows 10

The Windows Registry is a collection of settings that Windows and applications can use. It is a directory which stores settings and options for the operating system for Microsoft Windows. It contains information and settings for all the hardware, operating […]

Easily create 3D images with Picolay for Windows PC

It’s safe to say that 3D is no longer hot on the lips of consumers when compared to a few years in the past. At that time, companies were adding 3D tech to televisions and other consumer products, and everyone […]

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 […]

Google Maps is not working on Chrome in Windows 10

Now and again we all find the need to use a mapping tool, and more than usual, most of us find ourselves using Google Maps. Personally, I do not trust Google and its services, but when it comes down mapping […]

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. […]

How do you want to open this file

Outlook keeps asking How do you want to open this file

In Windows 10, while opening a .WAV file attachment (voicemail files) or files of other formats such as JPG, PNG, Outlook 2016 displays ‘How do you want to open this file‘ message. At other times, even if you have marked […]

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 […]

Batch edit Photos using these free software for Windows 10

Photo editing is a post-processing technique performed to make a good picture look even better. Photo editing is essentially done to create effects and to enhance the quality of the picture. The post-processing work of a picture usually involves resizing, […]

Fix Xbox One X Black Screen of Death

Xbox One X is a great device for playing high graphics games uninterruptedly but sometimes it can get stuck at the blank loading screen before going black forever. You can manage to get past this problem and see your Xbox […]

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 […]

Best Brightness Control Software for Windows 10

Eye strain is a common problem for those who are constantly hooked to desktop screens, smartphones, and other digital devices. A poorly adjusted screen brightness in a desktop can cause eyes strain and mental fatigue. Researchers have proven that looking […]

Best Facebook extensions

Best Facebook extensions for Firefox and Chrome

Facebook is the most widely used social networking site today which is available on the web, desktop as well as mobile. Because of its popularity, there have been a huge number of mobile apps to improve your Facebook experience. As the […]

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 […]

How to use a Laptop Lock to secure your laptop in public places

Laptops have become an everyday gadget to most of the people around the world. This gadget has multi-utility and can be used for preparing presentations, net surfing, for entertainment purposes like watching movies, listening to songs, etc. Gone are the […]