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System Maintenance Troubleshooter: Run Windows computer maintenance tasks

The System Maintenance Troubleshooter will help you run Windows computer maintenance tasks automatically. Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services (ATS) will allow you to automatically detect and fix common maintenance problems such as broken desktop shortcuts, unused icons, disk volume errors, and […]

Fix: Slow Windows computers with help from Microsoft Fix It

Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services (ATS) will allow you to automatically diagnose and fix causes of poor system performance, such as the power saver setting, multiple anti-virus programs running, multiple startup programs running, and too many users logged on to the […]

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Error Message 0x81000038 when you back up files in Windows 7

When you back up your files by using Windows Backup in Windows 7, the backup fails and you receive the following error message: 0x81000038, then you may want to try this solution. Error Message 0x81000038 This problem usually occurs because […]

How to disable Windows Backup notification in Windows 10/8/7

By default, in Windows 10/8/7 & Windows Vista, Windows Backup notifies end-users to configure Windows Backup. Notifications can appear in the Action Center after seven days without having configured Windows Backup, or when an end-user attaches an external hard drive. […]

Why has my color scheme been changed to Windows 7 Basic ?

If while working on your Windows 7 you suddenly receive an error message: The color scheme has been changed to Windows 7 Basic or maybe some aero visual element such as window frame transparency has been turned off, then the […]

Enable Games in Windows 7 Professional Edition

Just as Microsoft had disabled Games by default in the Business and Enterprise editions of Windows Vista, bowing down to pressure from Employers and the Corporates, games have been disabled in Windows 7 Professional Edition too! Apparently Minesweeper and games […]