How to Install Windows 8 In Virtual Box

How to Install Windows 8 In Virtual Box

Last updated on September 28th, 2013

Windows 8 is out in the market starting from the end of October 2012. The new operating system changes the way Windows worked until today, with new features like touchscreen interface, (like tablets), cloud integration support, better multiple monitor support, etc.  The first big change for Windows users in the new operating system is the absence of the familiar to all of us old Windows interface. More

How to solve Error 0x0000005D when installing Windows 8/10

How to solve Error 0x0000005D when installing Windows 8/10

Last updated on January 14th, 2019

The above error occurs when you try to install Windows 8 or Windows 10 on a new PC, or by using a virtualization software like Oracle VM Virtual Box or VMWare .
This error happens because, unlike Windows 7 operating system, Windows 8 is not fully compatible with all Pentium 4 processor models. In fact, in order to install Windows 8, your processor must support  the No Execute Feature. More

How to view all windows control panel items.

How to view all windows control panel items.

Last updated on September 28th, 2013

In Windows XP and later operating systems, when you open the control panel to customized windows settings, by default you cannot view all control panel items. To change the windows default view of the control panel, and view all items, follow the below procedure, according to your operating system: More

How to replace a Hard Disk Drive (HDD) in HP Pavilion DV9700 notebook

How to replace a Hard Disk Drive (HDD) in HP Pavilion DV9700 notebook

Last updated on September 28th, 2013

This is a tutorial on how to replace a faulty 2.5 inches hard disk drive on a  Hewlett-Packard (HP) Pavilion DV9700* series notebook. This process also works on DX6600 and DX6700 series . The whole process is very easy and will not take you more than 5 minutes.  More

How to rotate and save a video using VLC media player

How to rotate and save a video using VLC media player

Last updated on January 20th, 2014

Maybe you have captured a video with your cellphone or camcorder and when you try to play it in your computer, you discover that it is rotated 90 degrees. This error happens because many cellphones don't understand the orientation.  More

Remove Spigot Search settings – How to

Remove Spigot Search settings – How to

Last updated on March 7th, 2017

Spigot search settings application is a part of the Spigot Toolbar. The application installed as a part of other programs (e.g. YouTube Downloader) and the executable file "searchsettings.exe" runs in the background and checks periodically your default search provider (in your internet browser program e.g. internet explorer, Firefox, etc.) and restores it to Yahoo search, in case you agreed. More

Malwarebytes Antimalware (Free Version) installation and usage

Malwarebytes Antimalware (Free Version) installation and usage

Last updated on January 14th, 2019

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware can detect and remove malware that even the most well known anti-virus programs fail to detect or remove. This article is a short tutorial on how to install and use one of the most reliable antimalware programs today to clean your computer from malicious threats.  More

How to disable Autoplay and Autorun features in windows

How to disable Autoplay and Autorun features in windows

Last updated on September 28th, 2013

Autoplay and Autorun are two different features in Windows operating systems. When you put a CD/DVD disk into your CD/DVD drive or when you plug any removable storage device (e.g. flash disk or external storage disk) into your USB, Firewire or e-Sata ports two different activities happen in Windows:  More

Remove Babylon toolbar and Babylon search settings – How to

Remove Babylon toolbar and Babylon search settings – How to

Last updated on March 7th, 2017

Babylon toolbar is an add-on installed as a part of Babylon translation software. This toolbar is adware and changes your browser's default search settings and preferences. The toolbar helps you perform translations of words without the need to navigate in Babylon's home page. More

How to clean and repair netbt.sys

How to clean and repair netbt.sys

Last updated on September 28th, 2013

"Netbt.sys" is a legitimate Windows XP file from Microsoft Corporation and you cannot delete or remove it. Without the recommended security updates installed on your system, your computer is compromised to viruses, trojans and hackers. When file "Netbt.sys" is infected by a trojan, you face problems with your internet or network connections. More

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