Latest articles tagged “how tos”

Latest articles tagged “how tos”

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How to fix "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close" error on Windows XP
How to fix "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close" error on Windows XP
by Mihai Neacsu on 18 July 2018 · 129 views
If you were running TeamViewer 12 or lower on a XP computer and you recently upgraded it to version 13, you might be among those who get the error "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close". Here's an easy fix to that. ... Read more
How to force Chrome refresh/regenerate thumbnails for its New Tab page tiles
How to force Chrome refresh/regenerate thumbnails for its New Tab page tiles
by Mihai Neacsu on 26 June 2018 · 399 views
If you got stuck with an unwanted thumbnail in Chrome's New Tab page, this guide here will help you force Chrome refresh those top sites thumbnails with new, fresh ones, without clearing any browsing data. ... Read more
How to change the default Google/Gmail account for users with multiple accounts (Desktop)
How to change the default Google/Gmail account for users with multiple accounts (Desktop)
by Mihai Neacsu on 26 June 2018 · 322 views
In this tutorial we'll talk about changing the default Google account when being logged in to multiple Google accounts, in the same desktop browser. ... Read more
How to stop individual Android apps from auto-updating (and how to install older versions of them)
How to stop individual Android apps from auto-updating (and how to install older versions of them)
by Mihai Neacsu on 30 May 2018 · 563 views
Here's how to switch back to an old version of an Android app and stop Google Play from automatically updating it to the newer, latest version. Also, we'll cover here where from to safely download and install older versions of Android apps. ... Read more
How to assign applications to different sound outputs and inputs in Windows 10
How to assign applications to different sound outputs and inputs in Windows 10
by Mihai Neacsu on 24 May 2018 · 1176 views
Have you ever needed to route different audio to HDMI and desktop speakers or switch an application to a different playback device? Windows 10 made things easier for these tasks and we're explaining here, step-by-step, how to use these options. ... Read more
Proper fix for "There was a problem starting C:\Windows\System32\LogiLDA.dll" error
Proper fix for "There was a problem starting C:\Windows\System32\LogiLDA.dll" error
by Mihai Neacsu on 23 May 2018 · 800 views
We'll cover here how to fix the error "There was a problem starting C:\Windows\System32\LogiLDA.dll. The operating system cannot run %1." and have Logitech Download Assistant work properly with Windows 10, after an upgrade from Windows 8/8.1. ... Read more
How to check for RottenSys and remove it from your Android phone
How to check for RottenSys and remove it from your Android phone
by Mihai Neacsu on 20 March 2018 · 1222 views
RottenSys is an adware package which comes pre-installed on some Android phones, before the users turn on the phones for the first time. RottenSys will aggressively show unwanted ads on infected Android phones. We'll cover here 2 ways to remove it. ... Read more
How to open HEIC files in Windows 10 (native support) or convert them to JPEG
How to open HEIC files in Windows 10 (native support) or convert them to JPEG
by Mihai Neacsu on 31 January 2018 · 3824 views
We've talked about the HEIC format Apple adopted from macOS High Sierra and iOS 11 onwards, but let's address compatibility too. Besides converting HEIC files to JPEG, we'll discuss here how you can view HEIC files on Windows, natively. ... Read more
How to make a Custom Plugins Folder for Photoshop (Windows, Mac)
How to make a Custom Plugins Folder for Photoshop (Windows, Mac)
by Mihai Neacsu on 16 January 2018 · 1387 views
In this quick tutorial we'll cover how to put all your Photoshop plug-ins in a folder of your choice, anywhere on the disk, then make Photoshop load all the plugins from the custom folder you created. Both on Windows and Mac. ... Read more
The Easy Way to Check your System Against Spectre and Meltdown CPU Bugs (and How to Protect it Against these Vulnerabilities)
The Easy Way to Check your System Against Spectre and Meltdown CPU Bugs (and How to Protect it Against these Vulnerabilities)
by Mihai Neacsu on 11 January 2018 · 1463 views
It's all over the news these days: two major hardware security flaws, named Spectre and Meltdown, have been discovered in modern computer processors. Here, we'll talk about how dangerous these flaws are and how to protect your PC against them. ... Read more
How to mute audio in active or inactive tabs under Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari
How to mute audio in active or inactive tabs under Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari
by Mihai Neacsu on 20 December 2017 · 1295 views
Microsoft Edge finally added a "Mute tab" option so we can now put together a list of popular browsers who support disabling sounds in their tabs. Let's see how the "Mute" option works for each individual browser and how it is different for some. ... Read more
How to add an Instagram badge to your Facebook profile page
How to add an Instagram badge to your Facebook profile page
by Mihai Neacsu on 23 November 2017 · 981 views
Facebook settings are not always user friendly when having to navigate them, so we'll cover in this quick guide the step by step procedure on how to display an Instagram badge on your Facebook profile, both on mobile (Android) and desktop. ... Read more
You can still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free, by the end of 2017 - Here's how
You can still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free, by the end of 2017 - Here's how
by Mihai Neacsu on 13 November 2017 · 1453 views
Is this the last chance to upgrade to Windows 10 for free? It sure looks like it, as Microsoft is closing down its last free upgrade offer, for people claiming to use assistive technologies, on 31 December 2017. ... Read more
How to boot Windows 10 Fall Creators Update without automatically restoring previously opened applications
How to boot Windows 10 Fall Creators Update without automatically restoring previously opened applications
by Mihai Neacsu on 9 November 2017 · 1003 views
In this guide we will cover several ways to block Windows 10 Creators Fall update behavior which lets previously opened programs to automatically start at boot. ... Read more
How to add Prisma-like art effects using LunaPic, an online photo editor
How to add Prisma-like art effects using LunaPic, an online photo editor
by Mihai Neacsu on 7 November 2017 · 1195 views
Since Prisma does not have it's own desktop solution for turning your photos into paintings, here are the alternatives we recommend, accessible straight from your browser. ... Read more
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