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windows 10 no sound after installing version 1308

Just finished troubleshooting the problem with no sound after installing Windows 10 Version 1803 Systems Update (KB4458469). KB4458469 seems to be the responsible file as the problem started after installing it with other cumulative updates. A quick restart after installing the update came up with a red cross which indicates the speaker is not working. [...]

windows 10 reset WiFi settings

Windows 10 got a lot of features to simplify tasks to make the OS work better. One common problem you may face is Windows 10 network settings. Some WiFi needs specialized settings to be configured to get internet access. This might upset the configuration of other Wi-Fi that is used regularly. Apart from the basic [...]

Windows 10 error 0x800705b4 Version 1803

This was a new laptop and it was a fresh installation of Windows 10. So I was not expecting any problem in installing these updates. The update is as big as 3 to 3.5GB, so it took a long time to download. When the installation started, it took a long time but the installation failed multiple [...]

troubleshoot windows 10 lock screen not working

Windows 10 background slideshow seems to have stopped working in my computer after installing the latest 1308 update. It was only displaying one picture. The fix is simple. Here is how to Fix Windows 10 Lock screen slideshow not working. Windows spotlight is responsible for showing background pictures on your screen. The program also seems to [...]

microsoft edge browser

Microsoft launched its brand-new browser, Microsoft Edge with the release of Windows 10. In March 2015, Microsoft announced the release of IE version 11 and confirmed that it will be the last update for Internet Explorer. Microsoft is slowly wrapping up support for Internet Explorer and encouraging users to use Edge over Internet Explorer. However, [...]

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 [...]

troubleshoot start menu tiles missing in Windows 10

There was this case when a customer complained about missing a 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 [...]

configure multiple time zones in Windows 10

Some users like to keep track of time in different countries and time zones. The reason might be related to work where you need to keep track of time in multiple locations around the world or for a simple reason to keep track of time at your native place when you are in a foreign [...]

enable automatic log in to Windows 10

Are you tired of seeing the login screen whenever you open Windows 10? Are you tired of entering username and password every time you start Windows 10? If yes, the good news is that it is possible to automatically log into windows without entering any username and password or the login screen itself. Once you [...]

install Windows 10 Apps in new drive

Saving hard disk space is rarely a problem especially when it comes to installing Apps. Most windows App don’t consume much space unless it’s a high-end App or game. But for some users, they might come across a situation where they want to free space in the main partition.  This problem is more common in [...]