Category: Windows 8

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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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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3 Ways to extract the Windows 8 /10 Product key from the BIOS/UEFI.

Sometimes you need your Windows 8 Product Key, In Versions prior to Windows 8 this was fairly easy you could just look at the Product key sticker on your Computer. But since Windows 8 Microsoft made a change. Most likely you won’t have a product sticker anymore. Instead they save the Product key in your BIOS/UEFI. This is a pretty nice feature, since now when you reinstall windows 8 it will automatically retrieve your Product

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How to Install the Windows 8.1 Update if you can’t find it.

  Let’s go and install The windows 8.1 update. oh wait i Can’t. I have installed the windows 8.1 update alot in the last couple of weeks. And now and then i find that windows 8 will give you a hard time. So here are some basic steps that might help you get the Windows 8.1 update. This tutorial is only for people who want to install windows 8.1 but can’t because it won’t show

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After upgrading to Windows 8.1 My brother printer is not scanning.

  Well that’s nice I just upgraded to the shiny new windows 8.1 and everything seems to be working normally. But I am trying to make a scan with Brother’s control center and it gives me a nice error message about a connectivity error. But in windows 8 it was working fine. After a bit of searching i stumbled on to an article on the Brother site about removing your driver and reinstalling. so i

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Solution to your PC needs to be repaired Error code: 0xc0000225

  Problem description: Update: also works with windows 10 When I booted my Windows 8 laptop (see details below), it displayed the following message: If I press Enter or F8, the central part of the message changes to: The application or operating system couldn’t be loaded because a required file is missing or contains errors. File: \Windows\system32\winload.efi Error code: 0xc0000225 The problem occurred after i made an image of the old hard disk on a

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