What to Do If You Forgot Your Windows 8 Password

Windows 8 PC is the latest popular system with excellent features and properties. Moreover, these are most widely used by most of the PC users that allow creating several accounts for each user, which can increase the risk or chances of forgetting the password. Have you ever forgotten password of your Windows 8 machine? On the other hand, your Windows 8 computer may deny accepting your password at the Login Screen. Then you may be badly in need of help to restore it back and access your useful information. In such case, one should check and take care of all

How to Use Windows System Restore

How to Use Windows System Restore System Restore is an inbuilt tool, which is very useful to you at times. It comes incorporated with the Windows operating system to restore the computer to its normal functionality or roll back all settings or to the previous restore point. It takes snapshots of important and critical system files, program files and the registry settings, which are then safely stored as restore points. At times, when you install any unreliable program or driver on to your computer then the normal functionality of the computer will get disturbed and the computer may not work

How to Partition External Hard drive on Mac

Nowadays many users are convenient in carrying their important data within external hard drive. However, most of the external hard drive users like to store their data in an organized manner. So in order to keep the data in systematized way you will have to partition the external hard drive. It has been noticed that many users does not even know that the external hard drive can be partitioned into logical volumes, so they stick with the only partition which is provided by the vendor. How to partition external hard drive on Mac? The hard drive when purchased will at

How to Transfer Data from Old Computer to Windows 8

When you consider a computer then you will surely have your important data in it. Consider that you have a computer in which you have stored some important data; it is obvious that the data will be stored within the hard drive and this hard drive is called internal hard drive as it is internally attached to the computer. Now assume that you want to transfer your old computer’s data to a brand new Windows 8 PC. It is obvious that it will be very difficult to detach and attach an internal hard drive for transferring data from one computer

How to Create Windows 8 Recovery Disk

Usually when users install or upgrade to Windows 8 they don’t get benefited by its advanced features. And one of the most useful feature of Windows 8 operating system is Recovery Drive or Disk. When you create Recovery Disk on a media then it can be used when your computer does not boot up, this will facilitate you to use some set of advanced repair and troubleshooting tools. Once the recovery disk is created then you will be able to boot Windows 8 from it easily. One of the very first thing what you need to do when you are

How to Use Windows System Restore

System Restore is an inbuilt tool, which is very useful to you at times. It comes incorporated with the Windows operating system to restore the computer to its normal functionality or roll back all settings to its original settings or to the previous restore point. It takes snapshots of important and critical system files, program files and the registry settings, which are then safely stored as restore points. At times, when you install any unreliable program or driver on to your computer then the normal functionality of the computer will get disturbed and the computer may not work properly. This

How to Partition a New Hard Drive in Windows 8

Partitioning is a process of dividing a hard drive into multiple logical storage units; this allows you to segregate your personal data and system related data from one another. There are many advantages of having partitions on your hard drive and one of the major advantages is that if one partition is corrupted then the other partitions will be working well and fine. Note: You should login as system administrator into your computer to perform hard drive partitioning. Although partitioning is allowed during installation of Windows 8 but it can be left unallocated to perform it in future. If you

Difference between Offline Backup and Online Backup

Backup can be defined as an extra copy of the data kept in some safer location, which can be used as a substitution when you lose your original data. A backup can be broadly classified into two types: Offline backup Online backup Offline Backup: When talking about offline backup, it is the first and the traditional way of taking backup into a physical piece of hardware such as external hard disk, pen drive, memory card and many more. This backup process can be accomplished very easily and quickly. But, the data within these devices can be unsafe due to many

How to Disable Automatic Restart Windows 8

Automatic restart usually takes place when some activities such as Windows update, software installation, system errors and many more takes place. For an instance assume that you have updated your Windows 8 operating system and the computer now prompts you to restart the computer, but at present you might not like to restart your computer as some other important operation is been in progress. You may now think that how can I disable the automatic restart in Windows 8? What are the possible measures which can be employed so that there is no harm to my computer? However, don’t worry;

How to Fix hal.dll errors in Windows 7

DLL file is abbreviated as Dynamic link library, it is kind of file which holds certain instructions that can be used by other programs to perform some useful functions. In this way multiple programs can make use of this single file to accomplish their work. In the same way hal.dll is very important system file which is used by Windows 7 operating system. Sometimes you may come across a situation where you may not be able to start up your computer due to hal.dll error. What may be the problem associated with hal.dll file? It is obvious that it may