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How to Save Power by running PC efficiently

How to Save Power by running PC efficiently

A normal desktop computer use power anywhere between 60 and 300W. The wide variation can be attributed to presence of additional devices, for e.g, a powerful External Graphics Card can take the power consumption to higher levels, while computers which use inbuild Graphics consume less power. Computer monitor is another component which consume lot of [...]

Remove Snap.do Malware

Snap.do is a malware which hijack web browsers to its own search engine. Once the user accidentally install the malware, it change the home page to search.snap.do. So every time the user open web browser it will be taken to its own search engine. Unsuspecting users may use the search engine. This allow the malware [...]

Requirement for a 3D Gaming PC

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Home theaters and TV are now equipped with 3D TV, so is your chance to change your PC to a 3D gaming PC. Here are the requirements for a 3D Gaming PC This might be the most expensive equipment in a 3D Gaming PC. Since the result is projected on the monitor, you need to [...]

List of Top Virtualization Programs for your PC

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Virtualization programs help in running multiple operating systems in your computer at the same time. It is possible to install multiple operating systems, but are very risky as it involves overwriting the boot files which can cause the computer to crash or one or more operating system crash. Virtualization software provide a safe environment to [...]

Fix Crashing Apps after upgrading to Windows 8.1

Fix Crashing Apps windows 8.1

There are some issues with Apps not working after upgrading to Windows 8.1 or installing some updates. Try these steps if you face the same issues on your computer. Right click on Start -> Select command prompt (admin) Copy the command powershell -ExecutionPolicy Unrestricted Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $Env:SystemRoot\WinStore\AppxManifest.XML Paste it inside command prompt window and [...]

Nokia 1320 Windows Phone 8 – A Buyers Guide and Review

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It seems Nokia have started investing heavily on Phablet market. Even though it took some time for them to develop strategy for big screen devices, now they can concentrate more as Windows OS is now more optimized for large screen devices. It is hard not to compare 1320 with 1520, the result being 1320 less [...]

Fix “You must log into an account that has administrator privileges” Error while upgrading to Windows 8.1 from Windows Store

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Some users are facing problems when upgrading to Windows 8.1 from Windows Store. On clicking the Windows 8.1 update in Windows store, a message shows up “You must log onto an account that has administrator privileges”. The user is left with no options to proceed further. This article will show you the step by step [...]

Fix SecureBoot isn’t configured correctly in Windows 8.1

windows 8.1 secureboot isn't configured correctly

This is one annoying message which is frequently reported in Windows 8.1. The error message appears like a watermark on the desktop, just above the taskbar at the bottom right corner. The error message came after making some changes on the BIOS configuration. A little research on the topic and it was an easy fix. [...]

Fix Help Tips Pop-up issue in Windows 8.1

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If you update to Windows 8.1, you may get several pop up tips to get yourself accustomed to MetroUI. This tutorial in the form of pop up is meant for first time users to get adjusted easily with the new interface. Usually, this is a one time pop up. Once the user completes the tutorial, [...]

Windows 8.1 Windows Experience Index

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Windows Experience Index is a benchmarking tool which gives you an vague idea on how well the operating system is working on your computer. In other words, it tells you how the operating system rates your PC. The feature was first introduced with Vista. The score can be as low as 1.0 to the highest [...]