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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 issue in Windows 10

Resolve Photos app problems in Windows 10: Photos app is Microsoft’s latest image viewer and video editor. It allows you to view your images saved on your computer or USB drives. It is a replacement for Windows Photo Viewer which was the old image viewer. Are you unable to open and view your photos on your PC through the Photos app? You’re not the only one, I’ve seen that there are few other Windows 10 users that also experiencing this issue. Fortunately, the solutions are here and are easy to […]

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 […]

Common Technology Terms You Should Know

Technology can be intimidating. Stay up-to-date with WinZip’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 […]

3 Easy Fixes for Camera Issues in Windows 10

Simple Solutions: Wanted to use your camera but unable to, because it’s all black and you’re seeing errors? Most users reported that this issue happens with their laptop computers. But, can also happen to your external PC cameras. Here are quick and easy steps to get that issue fixed. Step1: Restart your PC There might be a program that is blocking your camera from functioning. Thus, restarting your PC could resolve the issue. Restarting your computer also refreshes your system, therefore, fixes most basic issues you’d encounter. Please go to […]

How to Resolve Mouse Issues in Windows 10

Fix Mouse Problems: Your Mouse is one of the most essential devices on your system. It enables you to hover on your computer’s desktop easily and allows you to quickly select and click on items. If this device stops working, you might not be able to get that work done in a quick manner or even play that game that you wanted to play. Here are few simple steps you could apply to get that issue fixed. Step 1: Unplug your Mouse Unplug your mouse from your system unit and […]

How to Resolve Copy-Paste Issues in Windows 10

Has the copy-paste feature stopped working for you? If you’re anything like me, you probably use the copy-paste function on your computer all the time. So this problem is annoying, or just downright frustrating. Fortunately, the fix is easy. Here are a few solutions to fix your broken Copy-Paste function in Windows 10. Tip 1. Close your open programs Let’s start with the easiest solution. Having multiple windows open at the same time can cause a variety of issues, like copy-paste failure. To resolve, close all your open programs by […]

What is “the cloud?”

Imagine this: You’re having lunch with an old friend that you haven’t seen in years. You’re catching up, talking about your families. Then they ask, “Do you have a picture of your grandkids?” Yes, you have lots of pictures! But not on you. All your precious photos and files are on your computer at home. You promise to email your friend photos later. But it’s easy to forget a thing like that. And what if you don’t have her email address? If only there was a way to get to […]

Fix “There is a problem with this drive.” Having trouble getting that files transferred from your USB stick to your PC? Can’t save a file from your PC to your external drive? If you are having issues with your external drive and you see this message: “There’s a problem with this drive” error, please see the fixes shown below. Let’s dive into the solutions: Step 1: Eject your USB Drive Properly The easiest and simplest way to resolve the issue is by ejecting your USB stick properly. 1. Please go […]

3 Easy Fixes to Resolve Adobe Acrobat Issues

Resolve Adobe Acrobat Problems: Adobe Reader is a free software program we use to open .pdf file formats. It is a useful tool we use to open a PDF that may contain files such as images, text documents, forms, and others. If you have encountered issues with your Adobe Reader, please follow the steps given below. Step 1: Check for updates The simplest fix to the issue is checking for program updates. It might be that the program is acting weird or not working correctly because you have the outdated […]

Fix Second Monitor not detected – Windows 10

Multi-monitor has been a common trend nowadays, we use it for a multiple of reasons. Whether for gaming, working, or simply love the setup. Are you having issues installing or getting your second monitor detected? Don’t worry, I got you. Here are simple solutions to get the issue resolved. Step 1: Restart your PC This is a basic fix and mostly applicable for most common issues you experience on your system. Restarting your PC does a lot of things, essentially, it helps your system starts over fresh. Step 2: Check […]

Is your computer slowing down? It happens to all of us. Fortunately, if your PC runs on the Windows 10 operating system, there are some quick and easy fixes you can make to help bring your computer back up to speed. You’ll know you’re running Windows 10 if your Start menu looks like this: In this post, we’ll walk you through a simple five-step process that may help keep your PC running smoothly. Let’s jump right in. 1. Disable Programs That Run At Start-up You may notice your computer running […]

Fix YouTube Issues on Windows 10

Resolve YouTube Issues on Windows 10: YouTube, who has not heard about this website? The most popular video website in the world, we watch videos, listen to our favorite songs or upload our own videos. Are you unable to browse or play a video after upgrading to Windows 10? Or might have encountered an error while playing a video? Wanted to upload that video of yours, but unable to so? You might have encountered one these issues mentioned above, I did experience them too and was able to repair the […]

Fix Browser issues on Windows 10

Resolve Browser Problems: Unable to browse the web? Or are you experiencing browser freezing issues? These are the most common issues users experience in Windows 10 and the solutions are very simple. Let’s dive in: Step 1: Clear Browser Cache and Data Most issues you’d experience on your browser can be fixed by this simple solution. Clearing your browser data. Most if not all, you can access the clear data feature through Ctrl + Shift + Delete. Google Chrome: Please open your Google Chrome browser Select the Customize and control […]

Driver Reviver provides up-to-date bug fixes and new driver features direct from the software’s original manufacturers. With Driver Reviver, you won’t have to think about your computer’s drivers ever again, because your new electronic assistant is on the job. But how can you make the most of its features? Here are 5 ways Driver Reviver will make your life easier. 1. Before you do any scan, do a backup. Let’s say you want to make doubly sure that some random driver update you’re installing doesn’t end up having a conflict […]

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