Uninstall / Remove Windows XP Service Pack 3 – Working Procedure

Trouble: Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) is one the most important update for Windows XP, but it may happen that after installing Windows XP service pack 3 some of the hardware devices may not work properly. In that case you would need to uninstall Windows XP SP3 from your computer.   We had already got some mails from readers …

[ Fixed ] – Generic Host Process For Win32 Services Encountered A Problem and needs to close – Svchost.exe Error

Trouble: We receive numerous emails from readers getting Windows Error Saying: Generic Host Process For Win32 Services encountered a problem and needs to close This error is mostly encountered with Windows XP. Generic Host Process Error causes certain applications like Internet Explorer crash, this is really annoying when some important application crashes. In this article we will share how to …

Ask TroubleFixers – Solutions To Computer Problems – #6

Here comes part 6 of Ask Troublefixers after a break of a week. We have been on little vacation in last week so we were not able to take up the question answers in last week.   Trouble 1 : Can you please tell me how can I remove Service pack 3 from Windows XP because i m not able …

Uninstall / Remove Internet Explorer 8 Completely From Windows Vista and XP

Trouble: Internet Explorer 8 is the best version of internet explorer till now, it is fast, secure and easy to configure and use. But by any chance if you want to remove or delete internet explorer 8 from your computer for any reason,  we will tell how to remove it completely from Windows XP and Windows Vista.   Note: Internet …

Remove / Delete MSN Messenger Completely With ZapMessenger

Trouble: We recently received a problem from a reader regarding MSN messenger on his computer. This is what he said in his mail: I have just uninstalled msn messenger from my computer but it does seem to be completely removed from my computer as I can still see the traces behind like files and folder related to msn messenger, how …

Install Windows Recovery Console For Use In Case Of Windows Crash

Trouble: Did you ever run into the trouble of Windows XP computer was not booting up because of corrupted boot loader? Well how to fix it up, it can be fixed with the help of Windows Recovery Console which comes in Windows XP bootable CD. It is quite common problem that you don’t have the windows XP bootable CD when …

Create More Than One Set Of Recovery CD On HP Laptop Computer

Trouble: It may happen when you had created a set of recovery CDs for recovery and reinstall of windows but for some reason you are not able to locate the created recovery CD you had created and stored. It had happened to one of my friend who had a hp laptop, some how she managed to get her laptop repaired …

AutoRunExterminator – Delete / Remove Autorun.inf in Hard drives and USB drives root directory

Trouble: We had already written a lot on autorun.inf viruses and also discussed various tools which lets you remove them or protect your computer from these autorun.inf viruses. Autorun Exterminator is quite small program which runs itself in system tray and protect your computer real time from autorun viruses.   AutoRunExterminator is another free tool which protects your computer real …

Fixed – HP Laptop Touch Buttons Stop Working

Trouble: My HP Pavilion laptop’s touch buttons stopped working a few days back. I re-started the laptop and it started working. After a few days, the touch buttons again stopped working. This time, even after restart, they refused to work. On searching the internet forums I realized that this a common problem with many HP Pavilion laptops of DV4 and …

How To Know A Website Is Safe To Browse or Safe Open On My Computer

Trouble: Recently, we received a question from one of our reader Rajesh who has a small but important question says I want know how can I get to know Whether a Website is safe to open on my computer? These days with the there are large number of website emerging out which may harm your computer just if you open …

Cannot Turn ON / OFF Windows Firewall – Firewall Options Greyed Out

Trouble: Recently one of our reader Sarfaraj Khan emailed us his problem that he is unable to turn on windows firewall. He cannot enable or disable the windows firewall as the options of turning on and off of the firewall were grayed out as shown in the image below (you can click to zoom). This type of problem occurs when …

Block Process In Windows – Stop Programs From Running

One of our reader reported us a problems regarding some programs like mobsync.exe and some other executable and programs which run automatically at system startup. As per his comment some of the programs keep running even he removes them from system startup and some of them he can not see in windows startup even.   Process Blocker is one of …

[ Fixed ] – A Particular Website Does Not Open In Any Browser

Trouble: It so happened to today that due to some issues with one of my websites, I had to get it moved from some server to another. After the moving of server was complete, I was not able to open the website. The website was opening on other computers, but only on my computer, it was redirecting to some temporary …