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How to enable or disable PIN History in Windows 10

How to enable or disable PIN History on Windows 10

The PIN is a very powerful authentication medium on Windows 10. It helps in faster log in into a Windows 10 computer. Windows 10 can store from a minimum of 0 to a maximum of 50 PINs. This can lead […]

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How to change Ruler unit in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Microsoft Word uses horizontal and vertical rulers to align paragraphs, tables, images etc. It is essential not only to have a layout that suits your style of writing, but they also decide how the documents get printed. By default, the […]

Windows is checking for a solution to the problem

Windows is checking for a solution to the problem

Every time an application crashes in Windows 10, the Error Reporting Service starts checking for a solution. At times, it never finds a solution and gets stuck with the message — Windows is checking for a solution to the problem. […]

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How to display two subtitles simultaneously in VLC on Windows 10

You can choose to display two subtitles simultaneously on the screen if you are running VLC media player. Yes, it’s possible. However, there’s a trick you’ll need to play. The process requires the installation of an extension – Subtitler Lite […]

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How to buy refurbished Mobile Phones and Laptops

If you are reading this, you might have been thinking about how to buy a refurbished laptop, mobile phone or another device – and where to buy them. This post talks about things to keep in mind when going for […]

How to create a fillable PDF form in LibreOffice

PDF is used by everyone nowadays because of its convenience to open, create, read, review and print the document regardless of the hardware device or operating system or a software program you are using. PDF is most commonly used as […]

How to view Notes in PowerPoint with Presenter view

The specialty of Presenter view in PowerPoint is that it lets you view your presentation with your speaker notes on one computer, while the audience views the notes-free presentation on a different monitor. In today’s post, we’ll show you the […]

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How to fix corrupted system files in Windows 10

In this post, we will see how to manually replace a corrupted single Windows system file with a known good copy of the file, if the System File Checker is not working. The built-in System File Checker is a tool […]

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 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 […]

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How to set up a Windows 10 PC for senior citizens

Windows 10 requires some new skills to use it with ease, and those seniors who may have been used to Windows 7 or Windows XP would need to learn a few new tricks. If you are looking on how to […]