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  • Malwarebytes, one of the most popular anti-malware or firewall programs on the planet, has been protecting millions of users' computer. It seems that many user are experiencing an issue where Malwarebytes web protection won’t turn on. If you are just dealing with this then please read this post to obtain more information and some tips that will hopefully help your issue.

  • The system can be infected if you activate files which contain viruses. Anti-virus programs including Windows Defender wouldn’t allow opening a file or executing any associated program if they suspect the file/program could trigger a virus attack. In such a case, you would encounter the Operation did not complete successfully because the file contains a virus error. I will show you how to fix it with multiple useful solutions in the post.

  • Encountering current pending sector count? The parameter indicates the number of unstable sectors on a hard drive or SSD that are yet to be remapped or reallocated. This post answers all of these questions in regarding to what current pending sector count is and how to fit it.

  • In an inexplicable move, the Microsoft support forums have decided to add a "blacklist" of developments not accepted in Windows 10 to the CCleaner platform, an application that is responsible for optimizing the operating system. Developed by Piriform, the parent company Avast has its own anti-virus software, some users have reported that they have sometimes encountered issue in opening Avast on Windows. This post will introduce some methods.

  • You may think something as simple as sharing or transferring files between computers on your home network would be easy. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. Through this article, you can get different methods to share files between computers with ease, and you can also know how to access shared files successfully.

  • There are couple of Run commands for Windows update. The run commands are very handy to launch an application quickly without the need to find the same in list of programs. Windows has a run command for almost every application. You can also use Command Prompt to update Windows.

  • Have you ever faced with horrific slowdown and loud-running fans, and you see that your CPU usage is inexplicably at 100%. It is annoying, but fortunately, not usually too hard to solve. Here in the post I will introduce several fixes for the 100% CPU usage problem.

  • Robocopy is a file replication command tool which enables you to perform large file copy operations. This post will show you some practices for working with Robocopy and teach you how to transfer files over the network in Windows 10 with Robocopy. It also introduces a powerful alternative to Robocopy - MiniTool ShadowMaker.

  • Windows Defender has been used for quite a long time, but you still raise the question: Is Windows Defender enough to protect my PC? You can read this article with this question. A specific introduction to Windows Defender and other solutions to protect your PC will be showed to you in the article.

  • Sometimes, when you use Win32 disk imager on Windows 10, it might fail and stop to work due to various errors, such as “cannot find the device”, “access is denied”, etc. This article is all about Win32 Disk Imager and one of the best alternatives for you.

  • After the computer has been used for a long time, the running speed becomes slower and slower. Reinstalling the operating system will make the computer performance better, but how to refresh Windows 10 without losing programs and files? This article will tell you the answer.

  • Critical Error – Start menu not working can be quite troublesome, but users claim that this error can be fixed. And in this post, I will introduce some Windows 10 critical error fixes.

  • Restoring a computer to its factory settings will delete all personal files and any installed software applications or drivers that were not included in the original configuration of that computer. Your computer can be restored to its factory settings if any of the methods are applicable to you in the post.

  • If you upgraded Windows 10 from an old version of Windows, you have a Windows.old folder on the C: drive. In this post, I will show you what Windows.old folder is and how to remove it quickly.

  • Need to transfer some big files to somebody else over the internet, but don’t know how? I’ve got your back. Large file transfers can be done in a few different ways, so I’ve put together this guide to cover the simplest, most effective, and free of charge methods.

  • Windows 10 Just a moment stuck is not a rare issue and many users reflect they have encountered this issue when updating your Windows operating system or reinstalling Windows without an installation medium. Are you also looking for an effective method to get rid of this issue? You come to the right place. In this article, we will show you two available solutions.

  • When do you need to restore individual files? How to select a file or files to restore? How to recover files from a specific folder? This post will show you how to restore individual files from partition backup and file backup.

  • How to get data off an old hard drive? This is a common topic. In this post, I will show you different situations, as well as the corresponding methods to get files from the old disk. Just try one based on your needs to extract files from hard drive.

  • Are you looking for Seagate backup software to back up your important files for data protection? This post will walk you through 3 backup tools – Seagate Dashboard, Seagate Toolkit, and a third-party backup software, MiniTool ShadowMaker. Read this post to learn some details.

  • You may want to transfer files from PC to PC if you buy a new computer since the old computer doesn’t run well. How can you easily transfer files from the old computer to the new one? Take it easy now! This post will give you five effective methods for the computer to computer transfer.

  • In Task Manager, you may find that the Service Host: Local System is taking much of your disk, CPU and Memory usage. This post shows you how to fix the problem service host local system high CPU.

  • This post focuses on free pen drive data recovery solution. It provides an easy 3-step guide to help you recover data and files from pen drive for free. Corrupted, formatted, not recognized pen drive and other storage devices are supported. Fix pen drive data not showing and recover data all at once.

  • When you update an app in Windows 10 Store, install Windows updates or restore a system with a restore point, an error code – 0x80070005 may appear on your computer. How to fix this issue? Here, this post will show you possible solutions indifferent cases. Besides, a good way to protect your PC is introduced.

  • When you boot your computer, you may encounter an issue of drive power state failure. Do you know what causes the issue driver_power_state_failure? How to fix driver power state failure? This post shows you the answer and lists 6 solutions to this problem.

  • Some of you may have used Acronis True Image to clone a disk to SSD for better performance, disk upgrade, backup, etc. Now, an alternative to Acronis clone – MiniTool ShadowMaker can also help you. I will show you some related information on disk cloning software and how to clone a hard disk.

  • Windows Explorer (or File Explorer) is a file management program providing a graphical user interface for accessing your file systems. Windows Explorer used frequently when you access data, copy files, or do other things. Sometimes, you may find system prompts your Windows Explorer needs to be restarted. How to fix and remove this error?

  • Western Digital provides users with backup software to help them backup files. But it can only be used to back up files. Is there any alternative to Western Digital backup software? This post will show you how to use WD backup software and how to use its free alternative.

  • Have you received the error “hard disk 1 quick 303” in the HP PC startup self test? Sometimes you also see the errors like hard disk 1 full 305 or hard disk 1 SMART 301. In this post, I will walk you through what you should do to fix the HP hard disk error.

  • What is File History? How does the File History Windows 10/8/7 work? Is there any alternative to File History Windows 10 to keep data and files safe? What is the difference between Windows 10 File History and backup? This post will show you the answers.

  • Do you know what the system restore point is? Do you know how to create restore point Windows 10/8/7? Do you know how to restore system Windows 10/8/7? This post will give you the answers.