We live in a world where hackers never sleep. They constantly come up with new ideas to inject malware into your devices or trick you into revealing sensitive information. Sometimes, they may even send you unsolicited Microsoft account verification codes. Or they may politely invite you to verify your Outlook account. … [Read more...] about Why Do I Keep Getting Microsoft Verification Codes?
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Disk Cleanup is a handy Windows 10 utility that you can use to delete unnecessary files, aka junk files. In this manner, you can quickly free up space on your hard disk and boost system performance. Unfortunately, this useful tool may sometimes stop working or throw all kinds of errors on the screen. If you're experiencing similar issues, follow the troubleshooting steps below … [Read more...] about How to Fix Disk Cleanup Errors on Windows 10
Shortly after Microsoft rolls out a new Windows version, the company's forums get flooded with complaints. Many users report they're unable to install the updates due to various error codes. In this guide, we will talk about error code 0x80070424 and what you can do to fix it for good. … [Read more...] about How to Fix Windows Update Error 0x80070424
Despite Microsoft's best efforts, Windows 10 users still prefer to use Google Chrome over Edge. Unfortunately, Chrome may sometimes use too much CPU and memory without a clear reason. Having Google Chrome open can use up to 40 to 50 percent of your CPU's capacity. The browser already runs more background processes than any other web browser out there. … [Read more...] about Fix Google Chrome High CPU and Memory Usage on PC
Microsoft, like all tech companies, constantly develops new lines of products to meet users' needs. But not all the apps and services that get the green light from the R&D department are met with open arms. Some of them are not quite the right thing, and users refuse to adopt them. But there are also times when Microsoft decides to end support for popular products. Zune is … [Read more...] about Can You Still Install Zune Software on Windows 10?
Your Windows 10 computer may sometimes get stuck in a boot loop after installing the latest updates. When that happens, an error message pops on the screen saying that Windows is undoing the changes made to your computer. This error indicates that your machine failed to install the updates and is trying to revert the changes. … [Read more...] about Windows 10: Undoing Changes Made to Your Computer
Error code 0x80244018 indicates your computer failed to install the latest Windows updates. Keeping your computer up-to-date is crucial if you want to access the latest features and keep threats at bay. If you get error code 0x80244018, wait for a few minutes, restart your computer, and try again. Maybe the update servers are too busy and can't process your request. If the … [Read more...] about How to Fix Windows 10 Update Error 0x80244018
With millions of employees now working from the comfort of their homes, programs such as Teams, Zoom, Skype, and Google Meet are enjoying skyrocketing success. Video conferencing tools allow employees to collaborate with teammates and work together on common tasks. Unfortunately, your webcam may not always work properly. Many Windows 10 users complained their webcams sometimes … [Read more...] about Fix: Windows 10 Webcam Is Out of Focus
Many Windows 10 users complained the "Show or hide updates" troubleshooter is missing. As a quick reminder, you can use the wushowhide.diagcab file to hide Windows 10 updates. If you don't want to install the latest updates as soon as they're out, you can simply use this tool to hide them. But what do you do when the tool is nowhere to be found? … [Read more...] about Windows 10 “Show or Hide Updates” Is Missing
If Windows Security is your antivirus of choice, please don't panic when the threat service stops working. Hitting the "Restart now" button should quickly fix the problem for most users. However, if the issue persists and you can't restart the service, pursue the troubleshooting steps below. … [Read more...] about Windows 10 Threat Service Has Stopped, Restart It Now