How To Disable Ethernet Hardware Components To Prevent Internet Use

Trouble: One of our readers submitted a problem saying that he has got a laptop which he shares with someone. He does not want others to use internet on that laptop. Now in order to restrict Internet usage, there are several ways, utilities and tricks, but we are going to share a very simple method that requires no installation or …

How To Install A Custom Theme In Vista | Patch Vista To Add Custom Theme To Vista

Trouble: A reader recently asked us a question Can I add a custom style theme to windows vista?   Windows Vista does not allow to install any third party themes by default, in order to install you will need to patch three system files in vista at path C:\Windows\System32\ themeui.dll uxtheme.dll shsvcs.dll There are large number of FREE softwares which …

Fixes to common Computer Mouse problems

Trouble: Mouse is such a useful device, but we take it for granted until it starts troubling you. You will realize its importance only when your mouse goes bad or behaves erratically. Some of the common problems with mouse are: Mouse Pointer Does Not Move Smoothly Mouse Pointer Freezes Mouse Does Not Work At All Mouse Pointer Too Slow or …

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 …

Get Administrator rights in your windows limited account

Trouble: One of our readers Akhilesh submitted a problem “In my system administrator account is disabled and I have a local user account,but I have no admin right.please give me some solution” Such a problem can be solved on two ways, one is to Reset the administrator password and login using Administrator account. First way is already published here. The …

How to recover a modified email attachment file in Microsoft Outlook

Trouble: You may have encountered a situation when you modify a email attachment file which comes as an email attachment from someone, after making all the modifications to the file you have closed that file editor program. But after some time, you are not able to locate the modified file because you have opened it directly from email message on …

Three easy ways to connect two computer for file sharing and Internet

Trouble: One of our readers Rakesh is not able to connect his laptop and a desktop computer for file sharing. We will discuss three easy ways through which you can connect your laptop and your desktop together for file sharing and Internet, or simply how can you connect two computers with each other with three simple and fast methods. Fix: …

Restore your important data backup from backup-file

Trouble: If due to some reason, your important data is lost, and you have a backup file (backup.bkf) for that data, you can easily restore the original data very easily as we can see in the steps below. How to take backup? If you want to know the steps to take the backup of important data, see this post. You …

Windows Xp logins as Administrator every-time – Fix auto admin logon

Trouble: One of our reader mailed us the following problem: Windows XP logs me into the administrator every time instead of the account I created with administrative rights. I do not want to log into the Administrator account. But why windows XP logins to default Administrator account? It happens due to the auto-login has been enabled for the default administrator …

Can not read DVD image file saved on hard disk

Trouble: Do you make images of a DVD on your hard disk and try to mount that image with some tool like virtual drive or Nero drive. Normally we like to make images of video or games DVD on the hard disk. Have you ever experienced a problem when your computer is not able to read the image file after …

Gmail does not open in standard mode,gives option to open in basic HTML

Problem: This happens many times while logging in to Gmail when we get message “Gmail cannot not open in standard mode, try basic html mode”. Why Gmail got hanged in standard mode while opening? Few of the most common reason for this problem are: 1. Cookies or temporary internet files. 2. Bad/slow internet connection speed. Solution: You can fix first …