Windows 10 randomly Freezes when installing an update.

Windows 10 Randomly Freezes. I’ve seen this problem on more than one windows 10 installation. When windows tries to install an update it completely locks up, forcing you to forcefully restart the computer. I will show you how to resolve this problem. download the Windows 10 update assistant from Microsoft: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/12387/windows-10-update-history  This tool will manually upgrade you to the newest version of windows 10. It migrates all your programs and files, so don’t worry about

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Windows 10 Start menu not working.

Is your start menu not working in Windows 10? I’ve seen this problem pop up a couple of times. This problem mostly occurs on one account. The fix is fairly easy the problem seems to be related to the Windows 10 apps.  If this issue occurs on more than one account I suggest you first run SFC/scannow which repairs and restores corrupt Windows system files. We can repair the apps with the following PowerShell Command:

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Controlcenter 3 opens up with an empty blank screen.

  Empty blank screen problem in ControlCenter3 solved. I ran into this problem on Windows 10, The customer called that they were not able to scan. This problem is due to an update from Adobe Flash Player, Since the modern view uses Flash. This can be easily solved by switching to the Classic view. Brother released a tool which does exactly that. Which can be found here: http://support.brother.com/g/b/agreement.aspx?dlid=dlf102358_000&flang=4 After running the tool ControlCenter3 Should open,

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Dell Vostro 3550 Black screen after Windows 10 Upgrade.

  Laptop with black screen after Windows 10 upgrade? This laptop came in a few weeks back after the user upgraded to windows 10. The only thing the laptop did was show a black screen after the Windows 10 Upgrade. When forcing the laptop to shut down and boot up again, the Bios would show the Dell logo. When connecting the laptop to a secondary monitor there would be signal and you could work fine

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Dell Inspiron 3000 Series Freezes.

Slow Wi-Fi, and Complete system lock ups? We had a Dell Inspiron 300 Series that kept crashing. After a certain amount of time the screen would completely lock up, and the only way to fix this was to shut down the laptop with the power button. When started in Safe boot the system would not freeze up so it seemed like possible software problem. But after some trial and error the problem seemed to be

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Autocomplete not working in Outlook 2003.

After upgrading to Windows 10 Autocomplete is not working in Outlook 2003. Note: Office 2003 is not supported in Windows 10. It is highly recommend you upgrade to a newer version. There is a fix to this problem. But I still highly recommend you upgrade your office suite to the latest version! Fix: First of all open up Outlook 2003. Go to Tools > Options. Now select the Mail format tab. Here you need to uncheck “Use Microsoft Office Word 2003 to edit

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Not Getting signal with a new graphic card on Windows 8/10

  Not getting Signal, Turn of Secure Boot! In Windows 8 Secure boot is enabled by default on verified Windows 8 Computers. If you install a Graphics card that is not compatible with UEFI the system will not boot. If we want to be able to use the Graphic card we must disable Secure Boot. Step 1: Power of the computer and take out the Graphics card. Then reconnect the monitor through the old Graphics card

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Quick Tips 2: Open File Explorer with This PC in Windows 10

Open This PC instead of Quick Access. Open File Explorer by pressing Windows key + E or press the Explorer Icon  Go to View > Options  Once in the Folder Options set the “Open File Explorer to” This PC. Press Ok and you should be good to go.  

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Make Mail go through SMTP server for internal mail.

  Why would I want to use this you might ask? Well whe happened to have a customer who only had one E-mail address on his Small Buisness Server 2008. And the other E-mail address was not configured on the Server, but he still wanted to mail to this Mail address. Normally this would not work because the server would try and deliver it locally. Note: This could also be used to do an Email

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Quick Tips 1: Dell screen locked

Fix Locked Screen on a Dell Monitor. Press the menu button for 15 seconds. The image of the lock should change to an unlocked image.