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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What to Do When ‘Show hidden files’ Option Is Not working?

Windows by default keeps some files and folders hidden, so users don’t end up deleting or modifying its contents accidentally. But of course, there are times when you may need to see those hidden files and folders. So you go to Folder Options and click on ‘Show Hidden Files & Folders’. Ideally, this method shows all hidden files and folders, but for some reason, this doesn’t seem to work in your case. How do you solve this problem? We provide[…]

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Fix Error Unable to execute files in the temporary directory. Setup aborted.

In this article, we are going to discuss an error ‘Unable to execute files in the temporary directory. Setup aborted. Error 5: Access is denied’. This error normally occurs when you try to install software on your computer. Although it is most commonly known to occur on Windows 7, it is seen on other Windows versions as well. The main reasons for this error are insufficient privileges to install programs or issues with the temporary directory. Now let us see[…]

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How to Solve Outlook Crashing Problems When Used with Office 365?

If you are a regular Outlook user, then along with its advantages, you will also be familiar with the disadvantages and issues with the application. In this article, we discuss about some issues that cause Outlook to crash and how to solve them. Case 1: Check if add-ins are causing trouble Although add-ins improves Outlook’s functionality, it is found to create problems in some cases. In order to investigate if this is the issue, follow the steps listed below. Close[…]

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Reformat USB Flash Drive or SD Card Using Disk Utility in Mac

Reasons why you would want to reformat a USB or SD card You may want to reformat a USB drive for various reasons and here we begin this article by explaining them. Usually, when you buy a USB drive, it is formatted using the FAT32 file system by default. This is perfect for use with Windows PC’s because Windows PC’s are designed to work well with FAT32. However, with Mac’s things are a little different. Although Mac systems are designed[…]

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What to Do When Disk Cleanup is Not Working On Windows 10

Cleaning up our surroundings is obviously one of the important tasks that we do on a regular basis. So is cleaning up our computer, right? Unnecessary files and folders need to be deleted from time to time, so as to keep your computer clean and in tip-top condition. For this purpose, Disk Cleanup is a fantastic tool available in Windows. But what if this tool fails to work? Many Windows 10 users have reported that Disk Cleanup does not work.[…]

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Steps for Erasing an EFI Partition from USB Flash Drive

If you have used your USB as a bootable device, it is likely to have a partition called EFI partition. This partition contains boot loaders, some device driver files, utility programs and data files such as error logs. Now if you no longer want to use that USB as a boot device, EFI partition is not required. Hence, you may want to delete it to free up space and use the entire USB for storage. But to delete the EFI[…]

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Learn How to Repair Corrupt Video Files Easily Using FFmpeg Software

Ffmpeg is a free tool that is used for handling audio, video and other multimedia files. It is a command line tool that can be used with Windows, Mac, and UNIX platforms. Here are some interesting facts about the Ffmpeg software. Ffmpeg is free to use It can be used for audio and video streaming, recording, conversion, mux, demux, decode, encode, transcode and filter multimedia files Supports pretty much all types of files from ancient to the most cutting-edge format[…]

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How to Solve ‘PowerPoint found an error that it can’t correct’

You have spent days and created a wonderful presentation, but this time when you click on save, ‘PowerPoint found an error that it can’t correct’ error pops up. Ever been in such a situation? If yes, then you know how annoying it can be. You try saving it again and again, but the error persists. We understand that it can be extremely frustrating to see such error messages especially when you’ve worked so hard on something. In order to help you[…]

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Adobe Photoshop CS6 – How to Set Up File Handling Preferences?

Adobe Photoshop lets you save files in various formats such as TIFF, BMP or JPEG in addition to the standard PSD format. Thanks to this feature, you can open these images on other image editing applications without any issues. Along with this, Photoshop also offers you to choose what information is saved in a file. For instance, you can choose to ignore rotation meta-data or EXIF profile tags and save other details in the image. In this article, let us[…]

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