Windows 10

  • 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.

  • The most common reason for 0x800704ec to pop up on Windows 10 is due to the installed anti-virus program. Initially, Windows Defender used to be called Microsoft Security Essentials and was a downloadable program for Windows XP, and later was included with Windows Vista and Windows 7. Since Windows 8 came out, the software evolved into a built-in anti-malware application, which is set to run in the background of the system all the time. This post will walk you through 5 solutions to solve this Windows Defender problem.

  • The Windows registry is a database containing important, machine-specific settings and information regarding almost everything in your computer — preferences, applications, users, attached devices and so on. The registry contains two basic elements: keys and values. If you encounter broken registry items error, do you know how to fix it? Don’t worry, the following part will show how to fix registry errors on Windows 10.

  • We live in an era where everything from your phone to your fridge has an internet connection. You can get any video you want in a matter of seconds. You may ask yourself sometimes - “How can I download a YouTube playlist?” In this post, I will tell you a quick method to download YouTube video that you mostly enjoyed.

  • If you are experiencing the “Windows 10 desktop icons missing/disappeared” issue and don’t know what causes this, you can check the 8 ways in this post to fix Windows 10 desktop icons missing problem and recover the possible lost data and files for free.

  • Notepad is the simple text editor comes with Microsoft Windows systems by default. Accidents happen now and then; you may lose your notepad file all out of sudden. Recovering Notepad documents isn’t as complicated as you may think, especially after reading this post.

  • 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.

  • What are the advantages of making external hard drive bootable? First one is that you can use a bootable external hard drive to boot the unbootable computer. The second one is that when you don't want to use the system that comes with the computer, you can use bootable drive to boot the computer.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Usually, Excel files are your important documents. If they get lost or deleted by mistake, you must want to know how to recover deleted Excel files. In this post, various methods based on different situations to recover Excel files are introduced. No matter you are running Windows or Mac, you can always find a way to get your deleted Excel files back.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Minitool Partition Wizard 11.5 is the latest partition manager software which be used to manage partition on Windows 10/8/7/XP and Server 2003/2008/2012, with a comprehensive set of operations.

  • One of the most common errors experienced by Windows 10 users is the Inaccessible Boot Device error. It is a typical “blue screen of death” (BSOD) error with the code 0x0000007b, which frequently shows up during Windows startup and happens after a Windows 10 upgrade, Windows 10 anniversary update or Windows 10 reset. What causes the Windows inaccessible boot device issue and how to fix it properly? You can find answers from the following content.

  • 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.

  • RAID 5 is a common RAID setup used frequently in small businesses and other organizations. Like other storage devices, RAID 5 could be corrupted due to different reasons. Once a RAID 5 crashes, data saved there will be put in danger. Now, I will show you how to perform RAID 5 data recovery easily and quickly. Then, tips on how to rebuild a RAID 5 will be given to you.

  • 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.

  • Step-by-step guide for disk repair and data recovery in Windows 10/8/7. Hard disk errors may cause data loss in your hard drive. Learn how to repair disk in Windows 10/8/7 with CHKDSK, sfc /scannow, best hard disk repair software, etc. Get MiniTool Power Data Recovery 8.5 to restore lost data from hard disk with ease.

  • 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.

  • Don't know how to clone a hard drive to SSD without any data loss in Windows 10/8/7? Use MiniTool ShadowMaker and MiniTool Partition Wizard 11.4, the best free disk cloning software, to easily clone a hard drive and create a bootable Windows 10/8/7 clone.

  • MiniTool Partition Wizard 11 is getting its third cumulative updates since it was released to the public earlier this year. Pushing the build number up to 11.4, the latest version adds a new European language and brings enhanced file review feature that should improve the data recovery experience.