Microsoft Outlook Won’t Open? 10 Ways to Fix

Outlook is an excellent full-featured, powerful and reliable email client from Microsoft. However, there may be times when you may experience issues with Outlook not being able to load or open, which can be confusing and frustrating.  In this guide, we’ll show you some simple and more advanced troubleshooting solutions that can help you get Outlook […]

How to Perform a Clean Boot in Windows 10

Windows comes preloaded with different settings, programs and drivers that interact simultaneously to make your PC run smoothly. Unfortunately, this mixed environment typically leads to compatibility issues and software conflicts that manifest in different ways. The result is that updates may fail to install, or Windows may struggle to start up properly, often leading to […]

How to Fix a “CPU Fan Error” Message

Sometimes, when you start up your computer, you may see a CPU Fan error appear during the boot process. A message from your computer BIOS that something seems to be wrong with your CPU fan.  While you don’t have to panic, this is an important error that you need to resolve before you keep using […]

10 Gboard Tips and Tricks to Improve Mobile Typing

With over a billion downloads, Gboard , the Google keyboard, is one of Google’s most-downloaded apps. It’s pre-installed on almost every Android device, and iOS users can download it from the App Store .  While it’s rightfully known as one of the best keyboards out there, Gboard includes several hidden features that you might never […]

How to Install Firefox for Chromebook

Although Chrome is the principal browser on Chromebooks, there are valid reasons to install Firefox. You could love Chrome OS but not the Chrome web browser. Using Firefox or any third-party browser allows you to catch a break from the Google ecosystem, enjoy better privacy, and use some unique feature. Firefox offers better tracking prevention […]

The Best Portable Linux Distributions (Updated 2021)

Linux has blossomed into dozens and dozens of different distributions (or “distros”) over the decades since it was first created. Each one has its own fanbase, as well as a set of uses that are its particular forte.  Linux is also popular as a portable operating system, bootable from a USB drive to turn any […]

What is mrt.exe in Windows and Is It Safe?

It’s normal to question the legitimacy of unknown system files , especially when they abnormally consume system resources. If you launch the Task Manager and discover that a process dubbed MRT.exe has unreasonably high CPU usage, you have every reason to be concerned. In this guide, we’ll explain what mrt.exe means and what it does. […]

Firefox vs Waterfox – Which Browser is Safer to Use?

Mozilla Firefox is an open source software , which means that any user can access its code. If you know what you’re doing, you can make changes to the existing code, and release a brand new browser. That’s how Waterfox came to be. It is a browser originally based on Mozilla Firefox code.  There are […]

How to Fix a System Thread Exception Not Handled BSOD

Windows 10’s “System Thread Exception Not Handled” BSOD (blue screen of death) error is associated with faulty, obsolete, or corrupt device drivers. In most cases, the stop code (usually 0x0000007E or 0x1000007E) is fairly easy to troubleshoot. Updating or rolling back a specific driver is all it takes to stop the error from recurring. But […]

How to Migrate Windows 10 to a New Hard Drive

 If you’ve just upgraded your PC and want to migrate Windows 10 to a new hard drive, you’ll have to consider your options. This is a job that beginners might struggle with, but it doesn’t have to be—you just need to figure out how you’re going to move your files from A to B and […]