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  1. M

    Strange error on Windows 10

    I am not sure exactly how to explain this strange error that started a few days ago on my pc, but I will try. Whenever I hover over something on my pc, say a link to a website I have bookmarked or a program I have pinned to my task bar, no text shows up and instead only these black and white...
  2. M

    PC having problems, can't narrow down the issue.

    About 3 days ago, I downloaded a windows 10 update (possibly not related) and the next day my computer was acting up. I saw weird vertical lines of pixelation when my cursor was over a tab in chrome as shown in this picture https://imgur.com/a/j52zB which later also showed up in gifs, pictures...
  3. M

    Solved Windows cannot find C:\WINDOWS\system32\taskmgr.exe

    Hey guys, the issue started today when I needed to shut down a program through task manager but apparently it wouldn't open and I was getting this error window "Windows cannot find 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\taskmgr.exe'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again" I thought this was...
  4. M

    Realtek HD Audio Controller Not Working

    Hi, So I've been currently trying to fix this problem for over 5 hours straight. Earlier today I got two sudden PC crashes where my entire PC just went to black (completely turned off without warning), and after a few seconds turned back on again, then I took off the side panel of the case and...
  5. L

    Unable to Connect to Internet

    Hello all, I don't know what the exact problem is so I wasn't sure where to post this so here we go. Yesterday night my MSI GT70 laptop was no longer able to connect to the internet. I tried everything, the router was fine as multiple other devices (I have roommates all of who's devices were...
  6. tenlegdragon

    Solved Help Please!!! Windows button and search not working after opening a portable (virus-free) program

    Bought a new computer from Amazon last week. i5, 12gb Ram. The $450 Acer that was the bestseller last week. Was working fine. I had installed some of my old programs and getting it to my normal setup. Everything was fine for a week. Today, I needed to edit a PDF. I didn't have a PDF installed as...
  7. P

    Solved YouTube,Twitch, and GIF's are torn

    Hey all, this is my first question here so i apologise if its in the the wrong Thread. A few months back i upgraded from a Hall of Fame GTX780 to a gigabyte 1070 (the one with two fans) Ever since then, occasionally YouTube videos, GIF's, and sometimes twitch streams will be torn and pixelated...
  8. B

    Solved Windows 10 laptop almost everything isn't working please help!

    So yesterday I went on my laptop as per usual and noticed that all of a sudden I wasn't connected to the WiFi. I then saw that it was on airplane mode so when I tried to turn that off it wouldn't and still won't, I searched up almost every kind of way to turn it off and it won't. Then I thought...
  9. B

    Solved All types of problems transferring files

    I have a HP laptop running Windows 10, with a Intel i-7 7200u I believe, with 12gb of ddr4 RAM. I am having trouble transferring files from an external HDD to another external HDD. The folders I am trying to transfer are upwards of about 30 GB each the transfer will start then it will freeze, my...
  10. B

    Solved Does File History Append data?

    In Windows 10 I am using the option to save my file history, but the file is getting HUGE. My question is, When I am using this option is Windows deleting contents along with adding content. For example If I save a video and the File History records it, is it also deleting the video when I...
  11. S

    Solved Second Space in PC?

    Hello Guys! I need a solution for my problem regarding Windows 10 PC. Like we use second space for apps in Android to provide the apps a new phone identity, is it possible to make second space in pc too? I installed a software in my pc in which i had to put an activity code. Now i need to put...
  12. S

    Solved My laptop blue screens while watching YouTube or Twitch

    Hello, I have a ASUS X555L laptop running windows 10. It's been working fine since I got it last year but recently sometimes while watching YouTube videos or Twitch streams, the laptop will freeze. Sometimes it will recover and start working in a few seconds, other times it crashes. When it does...
  13. Chris

    Solved Machine keeps freezing, random times, for years!

    Hello all, I have got a custom PC which I have been interchanging parts for a good couple of years, possibly 7-8 years, but I'm not too sure if this makes a difference, I don't know my original spec but here is my spec as of now. OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.14393...
  14. J

    Issue with Google Chrome Freezing on certain sites

    Hey guys, I recently started having a could issues with my Google chrome browser. I don't know if these issues are related or caused by the same things, but they are occurring. It just seems to mostly be happening on Facebook. I am not on Facebook much, but I do have a couple of business pages...
  15. David Williamson

    Dell xps 1647 help

    Hi. I updated my xps 1647 to Windows 10 with no issues. When trying to upgrade to 8 gig ram (2x4gig sticks) but it doesn't seem to want to work. I bought the same make as the RAM that was already in the laptop. I've had to put the 2 gig sticks back in. Any help would be great.
  16. E

    Question about duel booting

    I have a computer running windows 10, but my sister prefers windows 7. She likes the look and isn't a fan of the new windows 10 look. However I like windows 10 so I want to keep it. So is there a way I could duel boot windows 7 and still have all the files in that OS. She has a lot of files and...
  17. Nick

    Solved I want Windows 10, but my PC doesn't

    So I have a custom built Windows 10 gaming PC, and when Microsoft was handing out free Windows 10 upgrades, I jumped on the bandwagon and tried it out. The Windows 10 upgrade executable said all of my hardware was compatible, but when I upgraded, my internet was absolutely trashed. It had...
  18. V

    Huge issue with applications and games stuttering on windows 10

    Hello there, I will try to explain my issue as best as I can. Yesterday my pc updated to the latest windows 10 update the creators one. Everything worked fine until nvidia experience messed up and some games had direct X issues. But more importantly the main issue I am having is that when i...
  19. T

    Issue with installing Windows!

    Hello everyone so I am struggling to install Windows on my new built PC. This thread is going to be long and I apologize. I built my new PC yesterday and it took couple hours. Then I tried figuring out how to install Windows for a couple more hours. In total about 12... So my motherboard is an...
  20. D

    Solved No Bootable Device

    I may have dug myself in too deep with this one. I've been having a long saga of problems dealing with my 3 year old Acer Aspire V5-552PG. I just repaired the monitor cable which had gotten pinched and frayed somehow. It was causing the monitor to flash on and off, and then come back and say...