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How to Perform CHKDSK on Windows 10?

Last week, I wrote an article on how CHKDSK (Check Disk) reduces your hard disk space. Hope, you got it right that CHKDSK shows reduced space in hard disk for good. It indicates that your hard drive is failing. Today, I am going to drill down a bit more and will tell  – how to perform this CHKDSK on Windows 10. You can run CHKDSK command in two ways: Through Command Prompt Through Error Checking option in Drive Tools Through Command Prompt You’ll need administrator privilege to perform CHKDSK on Windows 10 through Command Prompt. For that, type CMD on

How to Take Complete Backup of Windows 10 PC and Restore the Data?

Windows 10 Backup

Already have a Backup, why not another one? Because it never hurts to play safe. A steady backup of your data will benefit you in more ways than you know. The world of machines can be unpredictable at times and this can lead to a hyperactive nervous system. I am sure, you wouldn’t want that. It is no longer about safeguarding your data, it is about protecting your valuable assets present in the virtual world. Windows 10 is specifically made targeting the people who are not tech savvy. Hence, it has a simplified way of backing up files which the

Should You and How to Bypass “Publisher Could Not Be Verified” Warning in Windows 10

If you are using a Windows PC, probably you’d have seen this message, especially while trying to install applications from some not-so-popular vendors on your computer. There isn’t anything to worry about this message- it’s just a warning that you can simply ignore. Here, I can summarize the cause of this problem in one sentence, “Windows fails to recognize publisher of that program.” How this explanation seems to you? If you’ve doubts, try to install programs from any recognized software vendors. For example, let’s try to install Remo Recover 4.0 on the same PC. Perhaps, you’d see a pop-up like this. Here

Tips and Tricks for Windows 10

Millions of users have made the switch from Windows 7 or Windows 8 to Windows 10. This latest operating system from Microsoft comes with a new set of features which help you get more from your desktops, laptops, tablets, etc.  Listed here are some tips and tricks for Windows 10 which helps in making your user experience easy and effective. Switch between Desktop and Tablet: You don’t have to squash desktop and tablet modes together. With Windows 10, you can switch between the two modes. Moreover, this happens automatically if you connect a keyboard to a tablet. Click on Tablet

Guidelines for Windows Users Migrating to Mac

Making a switch from Windows to Mac operating system can be a very tedious process. If you are a devoted Windows user, then initially you might be daunted by the sight of a Mac OS. But migrating to an Apple OS is not as difficult as it might sound to be. There are a wide range of Mac programs available and it has better compatibility over Windows peripherals like keyboard and mouse. Here’s a guide on switching from Windows to Mac operating system with ease. Backup: Make sure you backup your entire Windows hard disk drive data on to an

How to overlay two photos in Photoshop?

Adobe Photoshop is the best application to edit and design photographs. It provides various color modes, alpha channels and other properties to create and alter images for web pages. This application is used by professional photographers and graphic designers and runs fine on both Mac and Windows systems. In addition, it is available in numerous versions like 5.5, 6.0, 7.0, CS1, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5 and CS6. One of the added advantages of using Photoshop is that it allows overlapping of two photos. Majority of the Photoshop users are unaware of this fact; if you are one such user and

How to Restore iPod to Factory Settings

iPod is the renowned media player, which is used to store your favorite songs, videos and photographs. Its sleek design, super aluminum body, portability, easy to use interface and the high resolution camera for capturing photos (selected models) etc. all made them most popular among music lovers. The storage ability of ranges from 2GB (for iPod Shuffle) to 160GB (for iPod Classic) based on the models. Due to the craze developed for these iPods, manufacturers have come up with newer generations of iPod called iPod Nano, Shuffle, Mini and Classic. Overtime as your iPod becomes older like other devices may

How to fix cannot start Microsoft Outlook error

Microsoft Outlook is a well-known email client, which is used to set up communication in an organization. It provides useful features such as setting up reminders, record notes, appointments, etc. Microsoft Outlook is available in various versions like 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, etc. and stores all your information including emails, journals, tasks, contacts, calendar items etc. on a single file called PST file. However, sometimes, when you try to access Microsoft Outlook you will receive an error message like: “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window” Do not get tensed, you can fix this error message without any difficulty.

How to fix Master boot record Windows 8

Master Boot Record contains the info about how the logical partitions and file systems are arranged on the device. It even holds the details about the operating system location and works as OS loader while booting the PC. However, sometimes, in your Windows 8 system MBR might get corrupt due to logical issues or due to some other reasons and makes you unable to boot into Windows 8 system. However, if MBR gets damaged, then you will get an error message stating “error loading Operating System”. In such cases, no need to worry, you can effortlessly troubleshoot the corrupt MBR

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