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Reset Windows 8.1 to original settings without re-installing

windows 8.1 re-install

We all know Windows OS is prone to variety of issues. The OS is constantly under threat from viruses and malware. There is the possibility of software compatibility issues which might mess with file integrity and corrupt files. The result, you might end up with a messed up OS. Majority of these issues can be [...]

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Unlock the secret game in Lollipop

google android lollipop easter bunny

Android starting from Gingerbread comes with a surprise hidden inside. It’s no exception to the latest Android version, Lollipop. This is so far the best Easter bunny ever released by Google. This is how to unlock the secret game in Lollipop. Go to Settings Open About Phone or About device or About Tablet Keep tapping [...]

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Is it worth replacing old SSD with a new one?

install SSD drive

One of the greatest contribution in hardware towards achieving a faster computer is the introduction of SSD (Solid State Drive). SSD is already a necessary component in gaming PC’s and some of the medium and highly priced desktops and laptops. Why should you install SSD Some of you might have already adopted SSD long time [...]

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10 interesting facts about latest web protocol HTTP/2

http2 facts

The HTTP that we are all familiar with is going to get a new version soon. Here are some details about the latest web protocol HTTP/2. HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) was first used sometime in 1991. The only update to it HTTP/1.1 was released in June 1999. HTTP/2, the latest update is developed by IETF [...]

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Fix “The operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer” message

Fix “The operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer”

The operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator. This error message usually happens when you try to send an email message by clicking on the webpage link. When the link is clicked, it should open automatically open your default email client, usually Outlook. Instead, you [...]

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Why you should never save files on the Desktop

do not save file on desktop

Lot of users simply save their files to the desktop until it’s no more needed. It is understandable when we save files to desktop. Being there on the desktop, it is easy to access the file and it also acts as a reminder if that file is something that you are working upon. Here are some [...]

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5 reasons you should partition Hard Disk

hard disk partitioning

Whenever l get a brand new hard disk (internal and external) in my hand, the first thing to do is partition the Hard Disk. Having working for tech support, I got plenty of opportunities to work on customer’s computer either talking them through the troubleshooting steps or by taking remote access to fix the problem. [...]

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Fix AutoRun feature disabled in Windows 7

fix disabled autorun

Autorun feature allow a CD/DVD to run automatically , then allow a pop up window to let the user decide to run it or not. It is the same with USB devices. Whenever a USB drive is connected, a pop opens automatically, then allow user to decide whether he wants to open the folders, run a file [...]

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Right way to Detect and Remove Superfish Malware

lenovo superfish malware

Superfish is an Adware that came pre-installed with Lenovo PC's and laptop. Recently, it was discovered that Superfish Adware got flaws inside, which can be exploited by hackers to steal information. Superfish is now considered malware, since its presence is a security threat. So if you recently bought one from Lenovo, you should check if you got [...]

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4 Simple Steps to a Secure and Faster Router

choosing wireless router

Router is one of the most widely used device in this Internet era. Since most of the modern devices are configured to just plug n play, most users do the same with routers. Just plug the device and use the default settings that comes with it. If there is any change, it is usually the [...]

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