Unable to Change Power Scheme in Power Options

Trouble: One of our readers, Anup submitted a problem “I have Windows XP.whenever I execute any video file(song/movie) after setting STAND BY,TURN OFF MONITOR etc. to NEVER in power options, they get restored to default values and if not checked again,the system goes to stand by after some time.” I can imagine how it would feel when one starts enjoying …

Four Reasons Why Computer Does Not Boot

Trouble: We have received many problems from our readers over past few months over the problem that the computer does not boot. In some cases Windows does not load properly. Its really troublesome to be in such a situation when your computer is ill.   As a matter of fact we have written a couple of posts which gives solution …

Fix the automatic window focus changing problem in windows

Trouble: One of our reader Selva reported a problem saying: “My computer affected by focus changing. It automatically changes the focus within a particular time interval.“ It could happen if some of the registry keys in windows related to the focus setting of windows gets altered by virus or any other program.   Let’s see how can we fix this …

How to fix USB Device Malfunctioned Error

Trouble: One of our readers Suhaneh, submitted a trouble “USB Device Malfunction Error message coming even no USB device connected to system“. This kind of trouble really sounded very strange. It gave me a very interesting topic to research upon. What I found as a solution was even more strange than the problem. On searching the causes for such errors …

Recover deleted files in recycle bin to different location

Trouble: Today we have come up with a small trouble which one of my friend faced when she tried recovering the some deleted files from recycle bin. Problem Statement: She deleted around 15 files from the original location and then overwritten that folder location with some new 15 files with same names. Now she wants to recover those 15 files …

Fix "Dmi Event Log Space Full" Warning

Trouble: One of our readers Sameer submitted a problem saying: “When I switch on my computer , it shows a error dmi event log space full press f1 to continue or f2 to enter setup.” Let us see why this trouble occurs and what is DMI.   What is DMI logs?     DMI stands for Desktop Management Interface. It …

After installing new RAM display comes but Windows does not load

Trouble: One of Trouble Fixers reader, Pritam, reported a problem saying “After installing RAM display comes but OS did not load. and system restarts automatically“. Strange co-incidence is that today only I bought some new RAM for one of my friends computer and I too faced such issue. I tried installing it on my computer and my computer also did …

Fix the most common standby, hibernate issues faced in windows

Trouble: We have been receiving some emails form the readers who face different type of error messages while trying to standby or hibernate their computers.   This type of abnormal behavior at the time when your computer tries to enter standby or hibernate occurs due to following reasons: Incompatible display drivers or no display drivers Hardware may not support hibernation …

Protect your computer from Virus or Trojans

Trouble: Most of the problems which we receive through Trouble Fixers readers are created due to some kind of virus attacks. Although there is a cure for most of such problems, but as a wise man has said: “Prevention is better than cure” So in this post we will tell you some key points to save your computer from virus …

Windows cannot find C:\windows\svchost.exe

Trouble: We have been receiving many mails from our readers these days with a problem that when ever they start up windows they see the error messages like as follows: Windows cannot find ‘C:\windows\svchost.exe.’ Could not load or run ‘C:\windows\svchost.exe.’ specified in the registry Windows cannot find ‘C:\Windows\System32\amvo.exe’ “Windows cannot find ‘copy.exe’ These type of messages appear at windows startup, …

Windows cannot mount Boot Volume

Trouble: One of our readers, Mehraj, sent us a problem saying whenever he powers on his computer, the computer does not boot. It show error message like “Unmountable Boot Volume or STOP 0x000000ED UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME” message. It can really trouble someone a lot if the computer refuses to boot at all. In such cases the computer even does not start even …

Icons, task bar disappears and Windows Explorer does not start

Trouble: One of readers, Raj Kumar, reported a problem which I have heard from some of my friends as well. He Says: “I have problem viewing icons on desktop, unable to see icons on desktop” The desktop background appears blank with no icons on it (as shown in the image below). The problem is related to disappearing of desktop icons …

Firefox hangs at Gmail Inbox

Trouble: This time, for a change, I want to share a problem I am myself facing for last couple of days. Firefox starts to hang whenever I open Gmail Inbox. It is really a pain when I am so addicted to Gmail and Firefox both. The strange thing is that Microsoft Internet Explorer is working comparatively better with Gmail.   …

Disable ActiveX Warning in Internet Explorer while playing animations

Trouble: One of our readers reported a problem saying: “I always receives ActiveX warning when ever I try to play any flash animations form cd or hard disk location“. If you are unaware about the problem see the snapshot given below. When this problem appears it displays a new window (as shown in the image above) in the containing this …