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fix file system restrictions problem

Have you ever come across a situation where you cannot delete a file because of file permission problems? Have you had problems with uninstalling program or installing a program because of file permission problems? Microsoft introduced file permissions to make Windows more secure. Microsoft introduced file permissions with Windows NT for server OS and Windows [...]

text search not working in PDF

Microsoft Edge, the default web browser in Windows 10 can also be used to open PDF files. Recently, I came across a problem where the customer complained about Find on Page not working on some PDF files. Here are more details about the problem and resolution. The customer was trying to jump to a section [...]

start menu tiles missing windows 10

There was this case when a customer complained about missing lot of tiles from the Start menu in the process of fixing a malware problem. It is not clear if the tiles were removed because of the malware attack or if it was removed as part of the troubleshooting steps. Removal of tiles from Start [...]

fix monitor Flicker Problems

The other day, I noticed a salesgirl in billing struggling with monitor.  Poor girl was staring hard to read the displayed information and complete transaction. One look at monitor and I could see the monitor flickering wildly and frequently. After a little playing around, the problem was finally fixed by connecting the video cable properly. [...]

fix print spooler problems

Whether it is Home or Office, Printer is increasingly become a necessary accessory in everyday life. Printers are essential to take print documents, create projects, take picture printouts etc. Most printer issues are simple connectivity or software issues, but it can get complicated at times. One of the problems in Printer is when multiple documents [...]

precautions for online transaction users

Online transactions gathered a huge momentum in last few years. Every year e-commerce stats are growing exponentially. Every year more users are opting for online transactions to buy products as online stores provide a much wider range of products than a regular shop and also comes at a cheaper price. With so much growth in [...]

ccleaner-duplicate-file-finder

We live in information age where there is no shortage of information that can be downloaded and stored inside your computer. The popularity and increased availability of high speed internet allow users to download large sized HD movies, YouTube and music videos. Digital cameras and mobile phones made it easy to capture high quality digital [...]

google chrome logo

Google chrome is the most popular browser in the market. It can be used to browse websites and also download files. The downloaded file destination is usually inside the system root drive (drive location where OS is installed, in most cases it is C:\ drive) > users folder > user account > Downloads folder. If [...]

reset microsoft edge

Microsoft Edge is slowly and steadily getting popular in browser market. Edge is known for its minimalistic design and fast performance with improved security features. The browser is getting better and is good enough to compete with the fastest and most popular Google Chrome. Just like in Chrome, Edge also allow Power users to configure [...]

Fix CD-DVD missing in Windows 10

This is not an uncommon problem in Windows Operating system. I have seen these cases happening in XP, Vista, Win 7 and recently came across one in Windows 10. The fix can be as simple as just restart the computer to get the CD-DVD icons back. But in some cases, the issue can be a [...]

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