In two (2) Windows Vista based computers, the following Blue Screen error occurred during Windows startup: "STOP: 0x00000124 (0x00000000, 0x90A4D028, 0XB2000040, 0X00000800)". The problem occurred suddenly and without any obvious reason. More
Whenever you try to open a file in Windows, the system checks the type of the file by reading its extension (known as "Filename extension") and then launches the appropriate program associated with this type of file in order to open/view the file. If Windows doesn't recognize the file's extension, More
Fix: 'WindowsLocationProvider is already defined as the target namespace' error in Windows 10 Group Policy Editor
"WindowsLocationProvider is already defined" problem description: On a Windows 10 based computer the following error is appeared while trying to open Group Policy Editor: "Namespace 'Microsoft.Policies.Sensors.WindowsLocationProvider' is already defined as the target namespace for another file in the store.
File C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\Microsoft-Windows-Geolocation-WLPAdm.admx, line 5, column 110".
The "Windows was unable to complete the format" or the "Disk is Write Protected" error messages, may appear when you try to format an SD Card or a storage device (HDD, USB disk), by using the Windows Format tool. If one of the above format error messages is displayed on your screen, means that the formatting process is not completed properly More
Up to today I have seen several Windows 10 computers which freeze randomly, without obvious reason(s) and with different symptoms: for example in some Windows 10 computers when the system becomes unresponsive (the user cannot do anything on the computer), the only method to get Windows 10 back and working is to More
The System and Compressed Memory Service high CPU usage issue occurs on Windows 10 computers without an obvious reason. Up to today, I have faced this issue several times, either in clean Windows 10 installation(s) or in many Windows 10 computers and tablets such as Microsoft's Surface Books. More
For several years now I have faced the "winmail.dat" attachment issue, which is caused by an incorrectly configured Outlook email client. During this issue, every email that is send from an MS Outlook client, to a recipient that uses an email client different than Outlook (e.g. Thunderbird), it contains an attachment called "winmail.dat", More
In Windows 8, 8.1 & 10 the WASPPX process belongs to Windows Store program – service (WSService) and many times is responsible for high CPU usage (100%) or high hard disk usage issues on the computer. More
In a previous tutorial I had described the way to enable Windows Defender on your Windows 7, 8 or 10 based computer. But some users reported that when they click the Antivirus Protection – Turn ON button in Action Center (in Windows 10: Control Panel > Security and Maintenance), Windows Defender will not start More