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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 Fix a YouTube Black Screen Error

If you’re a regular YouTube user, you may already be familiar with some of the common tricks to try when YouTube stops working . Unfortunately, one difficult-to-fix issue for some users is a YouTube black screen error that prevents you from watching your favorite videos. This issue is just one of many that can stop […]

How to Fix Google Drive “Download quota is exceeded” Error

One of the great things about Google Drive is that you can download, share, and collaborate on files with many people. However, once those teams get large or you’re trying to upload big files, you can run into usage limits. Those usage limits can lead to the error that your “Download quota is exceeded”.  There […]

How to Fix the Clock on Windows 10

If your Windows 10 computer is displaying the incorrect date or time, you can change it quickly and easily in your computer’s Settings app.  While you can set Windows 10 to automatically determine the time based on your current location, it doesn’t always work well. You may still get the wrong time whenever you start […]

How to Fix the dxgmms2.sys BSOD Error in Windows 10

The “dxgmms2.sys” blue screen of death (BSOD) error occurs when the DirectX Graphics MMS system file in Windows 10 crashes due to outdated, buggy, or broken graphics card drivers. But rarely, general file corruption and memory-related faults can also contribute to the issue. If you keep experiencing the “dxgmms2.sys” BSOD error repeatedly while playing games […]

How to Format a Drive or Disk for Maximum Compatibility

Hard drives can be formatted to various standards, each with their own pros and cons. Some formats can be understood by many operating systems, while others only work with a select few. Don’t worry if the options are daunting. We’ll walk you through how to format a hard drive for maximum compatibility. Before getting to […]

How to Generate SSH Keys on Windows, Mac and Linux

If you’re looking to connect remotely to a computer, one of the best and most secure methods is to use a Secure Shell (SSH) connection. This creates an encrypted connection between you and the remote host, ensuring that the data being sent can’t be intercepted or monitored in any way.  You can use SSH as […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]