3 Simple Ways to Fix the Error ‘Your PC did not start correctly’

Sometimes, you may encounter issues with your PC not starting correctly. It usually happens when the system did not shutdown correctly the previous time, due to a system crash or due to corruption issues in the system. In such cases, your PC may go into an automatic repair screen and produce an error message ’Your PC did not start correctly’. Of course, it can be frustrating to receive this error message, but don’t worry. This error can be solved easily[…]

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How to Stop CHKDSK from Running at Startup

Check Disk in short CHKDSK, is a basic disk repair tool provided in all versions of Windows operating system. This in-built file system integrity checker can scan and repair file system errors, logical issues and bad sectors on the internal hard disk, external hard drive, or any other storage drive. You can directly run CHKDSK tool from My Computer/This PC or using Command Prompt on a drive/partition connected to the system. In several cases, you may need to run CHKDSK[…]

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3 Ways to Resolve the Error ‘Power surge on USB port’

USB flash drives are designed to withdraw a power of 500 mA from the USB port it is connected to on your system. However, due to various reasons, USB devices may draw more power and lead to the error ‘Power surge on USB port. A USB device has exceeded the power limits of its hub port’. When this error occurs, the USB connection is terminated, so data on it cannot be accessed. What does this error mean? Does it mean[…]

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How to Fix Desktop Is Unavailable After Windows 10 Update?

OS Updates are rolled out to enhance computer capability. But, unfortunately, several Windows 10 users have experienced a terrible situation after updating their Windows 10 system with the latest update version 1803. Yes! Most of the Windows 10 user installed the Windows 10 update edition 1803 and started facing the error message “C:\WINDOWS\system32\config\systemprofile\Desktop is unavailable.” So, in this informative blog, it is explained how to fix the “Desktop is unavailable” error message after updating windows 10 n simple techniques. 6[…]

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How to Quickly Solve Startup Problems in macOS Mojave

Any new product or software will mostly have bugs initially. It’s only after a patch release, bug fixes are made and the performance of the software/product will be improved. Similar is the case with the new Mac OS Mojave. Users have reported issues with Mojave like Mojave not installing properly, certain applications not working, Wi-Fi not working, a slow Mac, Mac start-up issues and many more. This blog post will address start-up issues after upgrading to Mac OS Mojave. Follow[…]

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5 Most Common macOS Mojave Problems and Solutions

Many Mac users are enthusiastic about the new mountain inspired Mac OS Mojave. The gorgeous dark mode, dynamic desktop and the smart ‘stacks’ feature to tidy up your Mac desktop are some of the most prominent features, users are excited about. But like it usually happens with new software, the new Mac OS Mojave also has some issues and glitches you should be aware of. This blog post will discuss 5 most common issues with Mojave and also provide solutions[…]

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How to Solve Mac Kernel Panic Error and Recover Lost Data

If you are a Mac user, you may have heard of the name ‘kernel panic’ and how a real panic sets in when you a kernel panic! As opposed to a single application crashing, a kernel panic is a system-wide crash that affects your entire Mac. Usually, when a kernel panic occurs, there is no warning and absolutely no way to save your work. What does a kernel panic look like? A kernel panic is usually a black screen which[…]

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You Can Boost Up Transfer Speeds in USB 3.0 With These Tricks

When you have a USB 3.0, it is expected that you have a good read/write speed of about 15-20 MB/seconds. However, Windows doesn’t automatically make this setting and hence you may encounter slow speeds when using USB 3.0. In order to resolve this problem, we provide some simple and effective solutions in this article. Read on to know how to get your USB 3.0 to transfer data at high speeds. Solution 1: Set the USB to provide ‘Better performance’ using[…]

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Things You Should Know If You are New to Mac

So you’ve finally made the decision and switched to a ‘Mac’ system after much thought. There are a couple of things you should know before using a Mac and here in this guide, we provide some helpful tips. You may find the keyboard different If you are a Windows user and switched to Mac, you will find that the keyboard is very different. You will need some time to get acquainted with the new keyboard and learn shortcuts. Here are[…]

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How to Roll Back your Windows 10 Upgrade

Many users are not happy after upgrading to Windows 10. They complain about incompatible programs, driver issues and express dissatisfaction in general. If you’re someone who has problems using Windows 10 and doesn’t wish to continue using it, you can consider rolling back to Windows 7 or 8.1. Thanks to Microsoft, this option is available and in this article, we will walk you through the process of rolling back and make the transition easy. Steps to rollback to Windows 7[…]

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‘System Restore’ not Working – Fix It for Windows

‘System Restore’ is a reliable troubleshooting method that is usually used when your PC has problems after making changes such as an upgrade or after installing drivers. Using System Restore will undo the changes made and restore your PC to a time when it was working fine. But what if System Restore throws an error? It can happen when it is not setup properly or when other software interferes. In this article, we explain some simple yet effective solutions to[…]

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How to Fix “Getting Windows ready, don’t turn off your computer” Problem

After updating Windows, you may encounter a message ‘Getting Windows ready, don’t turn off your computer’. Usually, this goes off after a while, but sometimes it stays for a longer time and your computer gets stuck at the same screen. This poses a problem as you cannot access your PC during this time. To help you resolve the error, we’ll provide you with some helpful tips in this article. Solution 1: Wait for 1-2 hours If your screen is stuck[…]

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How to Fix Start-up Problems with the Windows Start Up Repair Tool

Windows startup repair is one of the tools in the System Recovery menu used when the system does not boot normally. It is designed to fix damaged or missing system files that are necessary for booting the system normally. You can access this tool on your system or on the Windows installation disc. Method 1: Access startup repair from recovery menu If your PC doesn’t start, you can access the Windows startup repair tool by following the steps below. Restart[…]

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Solve Desktop Refers to A Location That Is Unavailable Error

Worried about the error which tells you that location is not available when you are trying to access your desktop. Message will appear like this- The first thing which you have to do is getting your data from the unavailable desktop before trying to fix this error. And, Yodot File Recovery software helps you out. Download, install and run the software on your computer. When the main screen appears, select Lost File Recovery option and follow the on-screen instructions. Once[…]

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How do I Solve – Windows Automatic Repair not Working

When the operating system fails to boot, then Windows tries to repair the issue with the recovery feature – Automatic Repair. However, there are times when Automatic Repair fails to work, and you end up looking for ways to resolve the issue. Now you must be wondering why Automatic Repair fails to work. It could happen when the file system integrity becomes corrupted, or when Boot Configuration Data goes missing. So when Automatic Repair fails to repair, you get these[…]

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Everything You Need to Know about Memory Cards (Class 10 or 4 Which Is Best?)

Nowadays, most (almost everyone) people carry smartphone, MP3 player, digital camera, pocket camcorder, etc., gadgets with them. And, memory cards fulfill the need of additional storage on these devices; makes our digital life better. Thus, a memory card is the must thing you have, no matter what digital device you are using. But, selecting and buying memory cards is a very frustrating practice, due to the availability of various cards each with a different class, price, and feature. But, now[…]

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Fix – The Drive where Windows is Installed is Locked

Whenever you get an error message in Windows, or if something goes wrong, you immediately refresh or restart the computer to fix the issue. However, sometimes, you would find this dreaded blue screen error message – “The drive where Windows is installed is locked. Unlock the drive and try again”. This error usually occurs in Windows 10, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. It happens when an important system file is corrupted or goes missing. Maybe after Windows OS upgrade, BCD[…]

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Everything You Need to Know About New Apple File System (APFS)

The most surprising thing about Apple’s Mac OS is that it relied on a file system till 2017, which was developed ago 3 decades. Yes! The Mac was using a file system that is developed during the era where floppy disks and spinning drives were accepted as cutting-edge elements. And, this year- 2017 is going to be the landmark year for Mac users since it has debuted the new file system – Apple File System (APFS) – through iOS 10.3[…]

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Are You Running macOS High Sierra? Then Update It ASAP!

“Security is the topmost priority for every Apple product. But, the team is stumbled with the release of macOS”. This is the statement given by Apple spokesperson when Apple’s security engineers learned the issue last Tuesday afternoon. Then, they immediately started working on an update. Don’t scratch your head wondering what I am talking about! If you’re running macOS High Sierra, then stick to this page for 5minutes. Security researchers broadcasted across the web on Nov. 28 i.e. last week[…]

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Formatting Vs Erasing! Which Is Better?

We all are familiar with Deleting and Formatting actions. These are the two methods of removing data from a computer hard drive or any other storage media. Even though, they differ, the main purpose of both format and erase process is to remove the data present on a storage device and make space for saving the new (other) data by the user. There are numerous people who say it is better to format the device rather than erasing data from[…]

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5 Things to Do After a Windows 10 Upgrade

Several users have upgraded their Windows OS since after the Windows 10 release. Even if you have installed the latest Windows 10 on your system then know these things before you head out doing anything else. 5 Things You Must Do After a Windows 10 Upgrade: Have a Hold on Notifications If every app has full access to notifications on your iPhone, then definitely you will lose your mind. In the same way, if you let notifications own you then[…]

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Tutorial: How to Recover Unsaved Excel Documents?

Let’s imagine that you were working on a very important Excel document for several hours, but Excel application crashed all of a sudden due to the power surge or some unknown reason. This can be a highly upsetting situation regardless of how it has happened. You don’t have any idea regarding what to do now and rewriting the whole Excel file is also not possible. But, don’t lose hope! You can easily recover unsaved Excel documents with the help of[…]

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Manage File Storage Efficiently in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with many new features, and working on it seems fun. However, sometimes, you might face issues with limited storage availability. Given the number of applications and software that you need to store, more space is required. So how to deal with this? Microsoft is now making it easy for Windows 10 devices with limited storage space by changing an option in Storage settings to install new apps on an external drive. Let’s see how to save local[…]

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Solving Windows 10 Problems using System Restore

Many people have encountered problem after installing Windows 10. Some of the issues have been solved after Windows 10 anniversary update. But, some problems are still haunting Windows 10 user. So, what can be done to fix Windows 10 issues? Well! here is the answer- System Restore. How to Use System Restore to Fix Windows 10 Problems? System Restore option creates restore points, if something goes wrong, you can use these restore points to go back to an earlier working[…]

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5 Reasons not to install macOS Sierra

For most of the Mac users, installing macOS Sierra has become more than important. They are not bothering about its limitations. Actually, they should wait, even for the small updates. Well, here are the top 5 reasons why you must not install macOS Sierra being a Mac user. Installing macOS Sierra is not a good idea if you aren’t prepared If you don’t have a Time Machine backup, not familiar with all the passwords you use on your Mac machine,[…]

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