Category Archives: Windows

Fix Hard Drive Corruption and File System Errors

Hard drive corruption is not a pretty thing, and to make things worse, it is not noticeable at first. In this article I explain hard drive corruption and show you how to repair file system errors. Learn how to use the Check Disk tool efficiently to prevent permanent data loss. The Check Disk tool can be run from the Windows desktop or from the Command Prompt, I show you both methods.

Fix Network Computers not Visible in File Explorer

It seems that with every new Windows 10 release comes a new set of bugs, and version 1803 is no exception. Many Windows 10 users experience network computers not showing up when browsing a network. Basically, this issue is caused by the Function Discovery Resource Publication service not running by default. In other words, somebody broke something. Fortunately,… Read More »

How to Install and Remove Fonts in Windows 10

Whether you are a professional or novice graphic designer, the default fonts bundled with Windows might just not have what you need to create an award-winning design. As a result, you start Googling for some eye candy fonts. You find and download that perfect font for your design, but now what? In this article, I will show you how to install and remove fonts in Windows 10.

What Is the Windows Registry and how to Edit it?

The Windows registry is used for storing information and/or settings for software programs, hardware devices, Windows configurations and user preferences. In other words, it is almost like DNA for the Windows Operating System. Learn how to access, edit, backup and restore the Windows Registry.

Get over Windows XP

Windows XP is old! and upgrading to at least Windows 7 is a good idea. However, I would suggest upgrading to Windows 10 and not Windows 7. This way you can enjoy all the new Windows feature and security enhancements for years to come. Read why upgrading your Windows XP computer is a necessity.