A common issue with hard disks or other storage devices (e.g. USB disks, Memory Cards) is that they suddenly become inaccessible (RAW disks) without any obvious reason. When this issue happens, you realize that all your data are lost, but don't panic because with a little luck you can get your data back More
TiWorker.exe (Windows Module Installer Worker) is a process that is related to Windows Update Service. Several times I have noticed that TiWorker.exe process is causing high usage issues on the Disk or on the CPU, on Windows 8.x and Windows 10 systems. More
FIX: SysPrep Fatal error: dwRet = 31, Machine is in an invalid state or we couldn't update the recorded state.
If you try to run Sysprep on Windows, more than three (3) times, then you will receive the following error message "A fatal error occurred while trying to Sysprep the machine" and the following explanation message is displayed inside the sysprep error log file More
The following error may appeared on Windows 10 or 8.1 computer during boot process "An operating system wasn’t found. Try disconnecting any drives that don’t contain an operating system. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart". More
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