Is My Windows 8 Account Data Safe? Check Privacy Settings Now !

Windows 8 provides a new level of integration with the online accounts by allowing users to login with a Microsoft account rather than a local user account. Although users have the options to use or not use a Microsoft account  (Also read- Switch Between Local And Microsoft Account On Windows 8 PC, Tablet Or Phone). Also there are many additional …

[How To] Safely Receive Files On Network PC From Other Computer or Laptop

Windows file sharing is a very useful features of Microsoft Operating system and it works fine on most new Windows OS versions including Windows XP, Vista, 7 and Windows 8. We have already shared with you the steps by which you can share files on different Windows version in our previous tutorials or troubleshooting article which are – Problem in …

[Solved] Can’t See Deleted Files in Recycle Bin

One of our reader reported us that he suddenly noticed a new thing started happening on his computer after he installed some temporary files cleaner program for windows and ticked some options related to files cleaning through recycle bin and after that even after uninstalling the program when ever he deletes a file in windows, he cant see the files …

[Solved] Fix Cannot Listen Sound in Youtube Video

Some of our readers reported this issue that they are not able to listen to sound in a youtube video while watching the same and most of the users had the volume up and properly set at good level as they were able to listen to a song or other sounds on their windows computer. After searching about this problem …

[Solved] Windows 7 Gadgets and Sidebar Does Not Work or Improperly Displayed

One of our reader reported from some days, he could not see any of windows 7 gadgets working or displaying properly, similar other problems from other users are as follows. Gadgets may be displayed as black squares. Gadgets may be displayed that have vertical green lines down the center, or gadgets may not be displayed at all. Gadgets may have …

Tip: Search Your Google Search Queries History

It might have happened to you some time when you may recall some search you have did earlier but you may not recall what search term you exactly typed, in such cases you may want to see the search results as per the search query you typed earlier, you may think there is no way to know if you cant …

Unsubscribe Updates and Cancel Friend Request On Facebook

Facebook is no doubt great social networking tool, almost every one in my friend circle use facebook and they spend a lot of time on facebook on a daily basis, but there are some things you should know about facebook friend request which you should know if you use facebook and connect to others by sending friend request. Truth About …

[Solved] Remove Password Required to Open PDF File

One of our readers asked us why he is required to open a PDF file which is either a credit card statement in the form of PDF he received in email or a bank statement in the form of PDF, most of the times these types of PDF files require you to enter a password to open them. But for …

[Fixed] Google Chrome Extensions Not Working or Stopped Functioning

Recently on one of our test windows machine, I noticed that suddenly at a specific time when I was browsing in google chrome, some of the extensions stopped working, to name a few I noticed that I could see ads while the adblock extension was enabled and same way session buddy was not showing the saved sessions. Restart Google Chrome …

[Fixed] Windows WMI Control Panel Not Working / Failed Error

Windows uses many internal software components and modules which work in coordination to make Windows operating system work. One such important component is WMI or Windows Management Instrumentation which helps in carrying out Windows management tasks like starting a task on a remote computer, scheduling tasks, remotely reboot computer to name a few. One of our readers recently submitted a …

[How To] Remove Annoying Ads / Torrent Suggestions From uTorrent

µTorrent or uTorrent is one of the best and most user friendly Torrent clients besides being extremely popular. But recently, after updating to the version 3.2, I started seeing some suggested torrent downloads at the top right location just above the downloads list on the uTorrent client on my windows PC. This may be a good way for uTorrent to …

[How To] Download PDF Files In Google Chrome Instead Of Opening In Browser

In the good old days, when we clicked on any PDF file from the web in our web browsers, the PDF file was downloaded on our computer where we used to open it with softwares like Adobe PDF reader or any other PDF reader. But the modern browsers of today, directly open the PDF files inside the browser only which …

[How To] Stop Mozilla Firefox From Updating Automatically

Mozilla Firefox is one of the most popular Internet browsers used across different computer OS platforms and offers good features and performance. It was one of the undisputed winners in the browsers space before the Chrome came in and stole the thunder. Still there are very large number of users who use and love Firefox for its features and flexibility. …