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Fix BAD_POOL_CALLER Blue Screen Error

BAD_POOL_CALLER is a blue screen error (BSOD error) which commonly happens in Windows OS mainly Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1. Most of the time, the error messages are not fixed. It may happen any time when you are working on your computer or laptop. Most error messages are related to problems with RAM. The [...]

encrypt windows 8.1

Starting with Windows Vista, Microsoft introduced built in encryption for protecting your valuable data. The presence of this built in feature is dictated by which edition of Operating system is installed on your PC. For e.g, Windows 7 Home edition don’t support encryption while Pro edition support edition. You need to make sure the edition [...]

cd dvd drive not recognised

Rarely, we come across problems related to CD/DVD drive. Even if there is an issue, it is mostly related to its internal mechanism. But there are cases, when these CD/DVD drive is not getting recognized by the computer even when the drive is working fine. If you come across a situation where you cannot find [...]

Windows Aero color scheme alert

Do you get a pop up  from Windows Aero to change color scheme to improve system performance. This alert usually pops up when you play high end PC games such as Battlefield 4, Arma 3 etc. The error message seems to pop up from Windows Aero with  3 choices. Disable Aero Don’t disable, but ask [...]

invisible folder windows 7

Are you trying to create a folder which is invisible to others where you can hide your personal files? By default, Windows 7 won’t allow creating an invisible folder. But there is a way to do it. This method is not 100% perfect in hiding a folder. However if you are trying to hide the [...]

process explorer

The Task Manager built into Windows is the utility many of us use to find and eliminate active applications on our PCs, especially when things go wrong and we need to close a program. But there are a number of instances where Task Manager just doesn’t provide you with the information you need to find [...]

task manager troubleshooting

If you own a computer or have been using it for some time, you might have gone through this at some point. Computer seems to be working slow, atleast not performing to the extent that it used to do before. There are number of reasons why a computer might slow down. To name a few [...]

Are you tired of the old background image on the login screen if Windows 7? You can easily change the default picture to any picture of your choice. Previously, you need a tweaking utility to make the change. Not anymore. Follow these steps to change the login background in 4 simple steps. Windows Registry Editor [...]

Microsoft came with the concept of Ready Boost with the release of Windows Vista. The feature is incorporated in Windows 7 and should be there in the coming operating system as well. Ready Boost feature allows your computer to use a flash drive to work as memory. As a result, your computer will get a [...]

You turned on your computer. Nothing is happening. You know the machine is running as you can hear the fan running and CPU’s LED light is blinking. Then you get a message “bootmgr is missing”. Your first instinct will be to restart it multiple times, but still the same issue. Even trying to boot in [...]

windows god mode

Windows 7 god mode is a simple way to centralized access all the administrative options that are normally seen inside control panel into a newly created folder which can be placed anywhere inside the computer. Usually the  administrative options are seen scattered inside the control panel arranged in different categories and sub categories. windows 7 [...]

change user account control settings

UAC  is a major feature that helped Microsoft in reducing the number of computer infections and malware attack starting from Vista. One way the infections get inside your computer is by executing itself without your permission. These files don't need a user to click on anything to execute the file. UAC feature prevents a file [...]

win 8 betta fish logo

With Microsoft confirming recently about their work on the latest operating system, it is now sure that Windows 8 will be released soon. Last update I got is, it is scheduled for April 2012 release. Anyway, now features of Win 8 are being circulated all over the internet. One of the notable features in Win [...]

reset password screen

What is windows password reset disk? It's a simple tool which allows you to reset the password of your administrator user account.There are lot of scenarios where in the password reset disk will come in handy.At my work place, all the trainer's share a common computer for taking presentations. Having a password reset disk is [...]

windows 7

Windows 7 is available in six different editions, but only Home Premium, Professional and Ultimate are widely available at retail. The other editions are focused at other markets, such as the developing world or enterprise use. Each edition of Windows 7 includes all of the capabilities and features of the edition below it. All except [...]

windows 7

Windows 7 is the latest version of developed by Microsoft for computers, including home and business desktops, laptops, netbooks, tablet PCs, and media center PCs. Windows 7 was released, 3 years after the release of its predecessor Windows Vista. Unlike its predecessor, who introduced a large number of new , Windows 7 was intended to [...]

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