Category: Solved

[Solved] How to Fix Error Code 80070057 to Upgrade to Windows 10

This is a Windows Update error. After Windows 10 Anniversary update was released in Aug, 2016, error code 0x80070057 was synonymous with the 1607 update. After installing for 2%, this error starts appearing. Generally, there are several ways of doing this 1607 update. You can use the Windows Update program, like in Windows 7. Otherwise, you can also use the Media Creation Tool. You can download this software from Microsoft website. If you are successful, in completely downloading the Windows 10 edition, you are almost at a solution to windows error code 80070057. How to Fix Windows Error Code 80070057

[Solved] How to Fix Error Code 8024402c in Windows 10 or 8.1 or 7 or Server 2012 or 2008?

There are several causes for the Error Code 8024402c. This generally occurs when you try to update to Windows 10 or downloading updates in Windows 8.1 or 7.  To resolve your issue in any Windows OS, you have find the root cause. Once that is fixed, you can easily download the updates. Some of the causes for this error code are – You can have an erroneous character in the proxy override settings. If you are using a third-party firewall like ZoneAlarm, Sygate, Sunbelt, Comodo, you may have wrongly configured it. In Windows 10, if you are using a VPN

[WorkAround] Beware of KB3126446 – Causing Re-boot Issues in Windows 10 and 8.1 and 7 SP1 and Server 2012 R2

Microsoft releases new updates on every Tuesday. This Feb 9th, 2016 we had similar updates, which included KB3126446. Luckily, this update is meant for users with Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) enabled. As part of the security bulletin MS16-017, this update (KB3126446) fixes a security problem in Microsoft Windows. Due to this vulnerability, if an authenticated troubleshooter or user, who uses RDP to logon to the target system can send typical “malicious” data over the connection. This will cause elevation of privileges, like running applications or programs with Administrator privileges. The attacker then can install programs; view, change, or delete data;

Fix Excel 2013 Not Opening or Saving XLSX Documents

Did you ever face the challenge of Microsoft Excel 2013 not opening or saving documents? There can be several errors for this kind of problem. But in this article, we are going to see a fix for a particular kind of issue. The error message would look something like this – Microsoft Excel cannot open or save any more documents because there is not enough available memory or disk space. To make more memory available, close workbooks or programs you no longer need. To free disk space, delete files you no longer need from the disk you are saving to.

VIA High Definition Audio Driver Problem in Windows 8.1 64 bit

Is your Windows audio not working? The playback or recording devices may not be working or both. I have a Creative headset and desktop speakers respectively. Normally in the morning I’d be using the speakers to hear the sound and the headset in the night. I am using the audio-jack or the 3.5mm variant to connect both these devices to my computer. What is my Problem? I had only the back-end socket which was working, while the front one was faulty. So every time I had remove the speakers plug and insert the headset jack and do vice versa, whenever

[Fix] Is your Windows 10 Monitor Not Working – These Steps can Help!!!

Sometimes your Windows 10 monitor may not automatically go to “Sleep”, even after enabling the required option in Power settings. You may have to go to “Safe Mode” to re-enable and still you may find it’s not working. One of the best solutions for this kind of problem is to unplug your monitor and re-plug it. Some of the monitors facing this issue are – Dell 2209WA(digital) Asus PB278Q  HP Pavillion 23 ASUS vk278q Benq ASUS P8Z77 V-Deluxe Sometimes, the above solution will also not work. Related :  How to Solve Mic Volume Too Low Problem in Windows 7 or

Solve Windows 8.1 “Blue Screen On Startup” Error – Basic Remedies

Are you really pss…ed by this error ? Just like my earlier post on Windows 8 and 8.1 slow boot issues, I’m not going to propose unforeseen solutions to “Windows 8.1 blue screen” problem. From the earliest days of Windows 98 release we saw that BSOD errors are common with Microsoft operating systems. The Windows 8.1 ‘Blue’ is not much different ! You might have already searched the net for this problem and may have found solution to this kind of error on several forums, blogs and microsoft sister sites. But what I’m going to present here is a summary of

Fix Windows 8 and 8.1 Slow Boot Issues on 32 and 64 bit [Tutorial]

5 … 10… 50….100….500…. Hey, What are these numbers? Don’t scratch your head!!! How much time you are waiting for the computer to boot-up ? Ha, Ha, now I see you are smiling! This is why you have come to this post. I’ve been researching the Net and Google-ing  some forums to get the answers for this 100$ question!  How to speed up Windows 8 or 8.1 boot times ? I won’t give any out-of-the-blue answer on this subject, but will tell you about an exisiting magic wand from Microsoft that helps you troubleshoot such issues. Answer, later in this

[Tutorial] Change Windows 8.1 Title Bar Color with Theme Options

Certain things are not the same as in Windows 7. One-time users who have upgraded to Windows 8.1 must have felt this bolt. For example, the advanced appearance settings which were very easy to change in 7, are not the same in Windows 8. Certain things still remain un-resolved to-date, like changing windows border colors, title bar colors, text colors and background colors. For days, I didn’t put much heed to these kind of problems. As these were only aesthetic and less negotiated for performance, I kept my fingers crossed. But lately, title bar colors of windows suddenly changed to dark