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Saving Files in the Right File Format for Compatibility

Saving Files in the Right File Format for Compatibility

If you'd like your documents read on the majority of computers and apps, you need to know what file format to save them in. Learn about that here.

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How do I Reduce Overheating Problems in My PC?

How do I Reduce Overheating Problems in My PC?

Overheating is a big problem in PC desktops and laptops. Here are some warning signs that your PC may be overheating, and several solutions.

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The Best Free Antivirus Solutions

The Best Free Antivirus Solutions

The three major free antivirus applications all perform more or less the same. The difference is in whether they're annoying to use day to day. Here's a comparison of the three.

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What are the options for backing up my important files?

What are the options for backing up my important files?

Find out about the different type of backup options that are available and what the pros and cons of each are.

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How to Protect Yourself from Phone Hijacking

Hackers have figured out how to take over cell phones–and it’s not difficult to do. Learn how to protect yourself from the growing threat of phone hijacking. What is phone hijacking? Phone hijacking is simply when criminals take over “possession” of your phone, or more appropriately, everything on your phone. This includes emails, password reset confirmation codes, photos, payment apps, banking information and so forth. Consider for a second everything that you have on your phone and everything you do with your phone. And now consider that someone else suddenly […]

Fix Slow Internet on your Windows 10

Resolve Internet Issues: Can’t get the job done or play that game due to slow internet connection? I feel you, been there and here are the steps I applied below to improve my internet connection. Step 1: Disable Window Auto-Tuning Window Auto-tuning in Windows 10 allows more efficient data transfers. Thus, could obstruct your network and would cause slow connectivity. 1. Please go to your Start and type CMD. Right-click Command Prompt and select run as administrator. 2. Copy or type the following command below. netsh interface tcp show global […]

How to Print a Document in Windows 10

Printing, one of the basic tasks we could do with computer machines. If you want to know how to print a document. Today, I’m going to be listing easy to follow steps for you! Step 1: Make sure your Printer is ON Please check if your printer is working. You need to make sure that the power cable and USB cable are properly connected. If your printer is connected through your Wi-Fi, please check if you’re on the same network. To configure your printer correctly, you might need to check […]

Protect Your Privacy During the Holidays

Holidays are a time for celebration, generosity, and spending time with loved ones.   Unfortunately, while you enjoy the season, cyber-criminals will be hard at work. They know you’re buying gifts online, and they’re ready to take advantage. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered. Here are our best security tips that can help keep you, and your personal data, safe no matter what the occasion. Traveling for the holidays? Protect your privacy while on vacation with these 5 tips. Don’t get scammed. Cyber-criminals can trick you into thinking they’re someone you can […]

Fix Not Working DVD or CD Drive in Windows 10

Resolve Optical Drive Issues: The optical drive is very useful for most of us. Some of us use it to install our operating system. Few of us may use it to watch movies, install software programs and among others. Having issues with your optical drive can be frustrating. You might think of replacing your current DVD/CD drive with a new one. But, before doing so, I will be listing a few practical fixes here to resolve the issue. Step 1: Check your BIOS Settings and Update it Please make sure […]

Fix App Issues in Windows 10

Are you unable to get your program to fully work? There are a few Windows 10 users reported that after upgrading to Windows 10 some of their programs are not working. I will be listing solutions for you to get this issue resolved. Step 1: Restart your PC When a certain application won’t launch. It might be that it’s conflicting with your other running programs on your PC. To resolve this, a very simple solution would be to restart your computer. 1. Please go to your Start 2. Select the […]

Fix Windows 10 Internet Connection Issues

Resolve Internet Connection Problems: Can’t send that email or upload that file due to internet connection problems? Internet connection issues. This is one of the most common issues we users experience. At times, it can be very frustrating. But, no worries! I’ve got solutions for you to tackle this issue, and they are easy to follow. Step 1: Restart your Modem and Wireless router The easiest fix we could apply to get this issue resolved is to try restarting the modem. Please know that restarting and resetting your modem are […]

Fix Windows 10 Keyboard Issues

Resolve Windows 10 Typing Problems: Are you unable to finish your work or play that game because your keyboard is not working? I’ve got three simple and effective solutions for you! Step 1. Check your Keyboard Connection and Cable Most often than not, your keyboard might not have been connected correctly. To get that fixed, check if your keyboard is connected properly. If that still not working, try to unplug your keyboard then choose another USB hub and plug it. (This is only applicable for wireless and USB-type keyboards.) Step […]

Protecting your privacy and personal data is more important now than it’s ever been. You’ve probably heard about Facebook data breaches that affect millions. For every high-profile hack, there are likely dozens of smaller cyber attacks that affect fewer people–but that are just as devastating for the people involved. These threats can include everything from malware and computer viruses to identity theft. And the threats aren’t limited to Facebook. The good news is that you don’t have to become a victim. Use these tips to better protect your data, your […]

You may want to think twice before doing someone a favor — at least if it involves purchasing gift cards.  A new scam is on the rise.  Stop! Don’t Buy That Gift Card Picture this: Your boss, grandkid, or pastor sends you an email asking you to help them buy some gift cards. They may tell you they’re very busy, or that it’s a gift for someone else. The email is even signed with their name. It sounds innocent enough, right?  Not quite.  If they ask you to buy gift […]

Fix Photos app issues in Windows 10

Resolve Photos app problems in Windows 10: Photos app is Microsoft’s latest image viewer. It allows you to view your images saved on your computer and USB drives. It is a replacement for Windows Photo Viewer which was the old image viewer. If you’re one of the users who’ve been experiencing issues with the Photos app, please see the steps below. Fortunately, the solutions are here and are easy to apply! Let’s get started: Step 1: Update Photos app This is the most basic and easiest fix you could apply. […]

Fix Windows 10 Taskbar Issues

Resolve Taskbar Problems: Taskbar is one of the useful features of Windows 10 that we use every day. The feature enables us to minimize, maximize and close launched programs. Basically, control them. Having issues with your taskbar could be very annoying. If you’re one of the users who’s been experiencing issues with your taskbar. I’ve got easy fixes for you! Let’s dive in: Step 1. Restart Windows Explorer This is one of the easiest steps you could apply. If your Taskbar is acting weird or not responding, this simple solution […]

Stop squinting at your screen: Learn how to make the text bigger on your computer, iPhone, Android, tablet, or web browser. Have you found yourself straining to read text on a web page? What about text on your tablet or phone? Fortunately, increasing text size on all of your devices is quick and easy. Increasing text size on your computer Windows 10 Select the Start button Select Settings  Select Ease of Access Select Display To make just the text on your screen larger, adjust the slider under Make text bigger.  […]

ReviverSoft is 10 today!

Wow doesn’t time fly.. 10 years ago today ReviverSoft started with the mission to help people love their computers again. We were a small team with energy and enthusiasm for our mission and never knew what was in store for us or even if we would still be in business 12 months later. 10 years later, we have thousands of customers, 11 products and a huge team of people working together to continue with our original mission. I would like to sincerely thank all of the people that have made […]

Common Technology Terms You Should Know

Technology can be intimidating. Stay up-to-date with Reviversoft’s dictionary of common computer terms. Keep this guide handy: You’ll start seeing these terms everywhere (if you haven’t already!) Address Bar The address bar is the small, rectangular area at the top of a browser that display the web address. You can also enter a web address in the address bar to go to that web address. Add-ons Add-ons are small software programs that can optionally be added to a browser to extend the capabilities of the browser. A common add-on is […]

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