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Windows 10 computer turns on by itself

A computer turning on all by itself randomly can be very annoying. I have faced this situation multiple numbers of times, and I had to make sure to turn the switch off, so there is no chance of it turning […]

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How to fix corrupted bootres.dll file in Windows 10

In this post, we will see what is the bootres.dll file in the Windows 10 OS and where is it located. We will also see how to fix or replace a corrupt bootres.dll file that may prevent you from booting […]

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Media disconnected error message on Windows 10

A PC without an internet connection is pretty much useless these days, and if you are having problems getting connected to a network and can’t get onto the Internet, don’t panic. There are few basic things you need to check […]

Failed to register a VB Script DLL

Failed to register a VB Script DLL file on Windows 10/8/7

If when you open Outlook 20016 or any other program on your Windows 10/8/7 PC you receive a message – Failed to register a VB Script dll. Reinstall or run Regsvr32.exe Vbscript.dll to self-register; then this post may help you. […]

iCloud Photos not downloading

iCloud Photos not downloading or showing up on Windows 10

iCloud appears as an ideal way of sharing and viewing your Photos stored on Apple devices. The same can be downloaded and stored to a Windows PC from the iCloud Photo Library/My Photo Stream. However, some error can occur midway […]

Explorer cannot connect to other devices on the local network

Windows 10 can’t see other computers on network

The Windows File Explorer has been included and shipped with every generation of the Windows Operating System and has gone through a lot of changes. The File Explorer that comes in with Windows 10 is not just to browse the […]

Fix Not able to open and edit IPv4 properties

Cannot open and edit IPv4 Properties in Windows 10

Windows 10 let users change the IP address of PCs network adapter so they can connect to the internet or the network they belong to, in case there is no automatic connection for that PC. Many a time access to […]

Fix Windows 10 stuck at Preparing Security Options

A piece of software is never perfect. And Windows 10 is not an exception. Some of the users often report an issue where their computers are stuck on a screen that says Preparing Security Options. When this is happening, these users […]

How to access Safe Mode or Advanced Startup Options when Windows 10 is stuck on some screen

Windows 10 is stuck on loading some screen

If Windows 10 is stuck on restarting, loading some screen with the spinning dots animation moving endlessly, welcome mode, login screen, starting Windows or will not boot, you will have to boot in Safe Mode or Advanced Startup Options to […]

Application stays minimized in the Taskbar

Application stays minimized in the Taskbar in Windows 10

So you’re using your Windows 10 computer, and right out of the blue, one or more of your open windows are automatically minimized to the taskbar. You’ve decided to bring them back up again, but the problem persists. The application/s […]

Ralink Linux Client showing up in Windows network

Many Windows users have reported an entry named RalinkLinuxClient is listed among Computers as a part of the network upon opening This PC. Upon observing the same, the first perception is that the system might be hacked. We cannot deny […]