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support for windows 7 ends in Jan 14 2020

The final countdown for Windows 7 is on. From January 14, 2020, in exactly half a year, Microsoft will discontinue support for the operating system. Then there will be no software or security updates. For as much whirl as the support end of Windows XP five years ago, the end for Windows 7 should not [...]

recover WiFi password

The heading sounds a bit funny. Why need a Wi-Fi password if the windows device is already connected to WiFi? True. You may have memorized it or written somewhere. But what if you forgot the password and want to use it for adding more devices. This method is only valid if you have a windows [...]

fix file restriction problems

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? Why Windows use file permissions Microsoft introduced file permissions to make Windows more secure. Microsoft introduced file permissions with Windows NT [...]

Fix DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG Error Message Frequently on Google Chrome

Are you frequently getting disconnected from the Internet? Do you have to frequently use the Refresh button to reload web pages? Do you have to frequently turn off and then turn on WiFi to get connected to the internet? Finally, do you get this error message on your chrome browser frequently? DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG This site can’t [...]

windows photos slideshow

Photos are windows to the past. Watching these pictures displayed as a slide show is something that we all enjoy. The same can be done on your PC. How to display photos as a slideshow In Windows 7 Open the photo folder On the top left side, click Slide show In Windows 8 and 10 Open the Photo folder [...]

make my PC WiFi Hotspot

A WiFi hotspot allow all the devices including desktops, laptops, any internet connecting smart device to connect internet from a common point. Modems and router like devices are the ones that come to our mind thinking of Hotspot. Most modern mobile phones are capable of working as a hotspot. But is it possible to turn [...]

windows notepad diary

Notepad is a simple text editor. There are limitations to notepad when it comes to editing and formatting text. At the same time, there are also many hidden features in Notepad which can be very useful. One such feature allows Notepad to insert date and time automatically when that file is opened. This feature make [...]

Windows Search is one of the major feature of Windows operating system. Windows search have improved tremendously since the evolution of improved versions of Windows. With Windows 10, Windows search is now much faster. However trying to find a file using Windows search won’t necessarily get you the search results. This is because not all [...]

troubleshoot windows update Error 80244019

The error is related to Windows update. The error usually happens when an update is initiated from your end when you want to manually check and install updates. Users who prefer to install Windows update automatically rarely see this error. Usually a simple restart and update fix most problems. But if the update is returning [...]

windows 10 Add New locations to Send To option in Windows

One of the easiest ways to send a file or folder to a certain location is by using the Send To option. All you need is just right click on the file or folder, use the send to option to send the file to a pre-defined location. But what if you want to send it [...]