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6 Highlights of Windows 10

After a long wait, the software behemoth Microsoft has formally launched the new version of Windows. As expected, the Silicon Valley Company has come out with Windows 10, not Windows 9. The company claims that the next generation operating system is far more advanced than its predecessor Windows 8. Hence, …

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Windows 10 Error 0xc000021a

The 0xc000021a error stands for “STATUS_SYSTEM_PROCESS_TERMINATED” – basically meaning that Windows encountered an error so deep within the system that it was unable to continue running. It displays as a BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) when you turn on your system, and is generally triggered when you upgrade a Windows …

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0X8007274c Error Fix for Windows 10

The 0x8007274c error shows in Windows 10 when your system cannot sync to the IMAP account you specified. The error generally shows with the Windows 10 Mail app, although it can also be caused by Outlook. There is a corresponding error code of 0x80072726 which can also show on some …

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Error 651 Windows 10 Broadband Connection Fix

The 651 error is caused by a fault or incompatibility network card / modem being unable to connect to the Internet or Local Area Network. The issue is software related (not hardware) and is there solely relatively simple to fix, if you’re able to pinpoint the exact cause of it. …

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Windows 10 Jittery Mouse

Windows 10 has a problem with the mouse driver – often leading many “wireless” mice to exhibit “jittering”. Whilst not a major issue, it can become increasingly annoying, especially if you’re relying on your mouse for graphics work etc. The reason this problem exists is because of several issues within …

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9 Tips to Improve Windows 10 Performance

Use a Flash Drive with Ready Boost If your computer just doesn’t have enough memory to keep up with today’s Memory hungry applications, you might give Ready Boost a try. Simply plug in a flash drive, and in the Autoplay dialog under general options click “Speed up my system”. Then …

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How To Install Ruby on Rails Mysql2 Gem on Windows 10

If you cannot install the MYSQL2 gem in Windows, you need to download the C-Header files from MYSQL. Unlike other gems, MYSQL2 requires direct linking into some of the native build files provided by the library. Unless you have MYSQL installed already, it means you need to download – and …

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0Xc0000076 Error in Windows 10

The 0xc0000076 error is caused by a lack of a “library” on Windows, typically Visual C++, DirectX or similar. The error shows when you are trying to run a “large” application such as a game or some sort of graphics application. It is caused because the application will require an …

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Windows 10 No Intranet/LAN Connection (HOSTS File Fix)

The “HOSTS” file of Windows, and other desktop operating systems, is designed to provide the system with a local version of the “DNS” system. DNS (domain name system) is the global infrastructure which lies behind the way the “web” works. If you type “Google (.) com” into URL address bar, …

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