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PC not detecting your Android mobile device in Windows solved

This tutorial resolves the issue I encountered with my Xiaomi Max for file transferring to and from Windows 10 PC. If you are encountering “USB device not recognized or working in windows 7, 8.1, 10” or “INF is invalid during

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Simple fix for hibernate issue in Windows

Unable to hibernate after migrating to Windows 10 or to a new HDD/SSD? The very likely reason is due to a lack of HDD space. The solution outlined here is applicable to Windows 7,8 and 10 but not Windows RT,

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Automatically Hide Windows On-Screen Keyboard When Using External Bluetooth Keyboard

This guide is applicable to Windows 8 and Windows 10 tablets. It is very annoying that the virtual on-screen keyboard kept on popping up even when the Bluetooth keyboard was connected. To disable the on screen keyboard, at the Windows->Search

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Fixing the audio problem after Windows 10 update

If you find that Windows Media Player or VLC player stop working after latest Windows 10 update in Nov 2015, the following fix will likely to resolve your issue caused by a software bug by Microsoft: Right click on Sound

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Firefox is already running, but is not responding…

If you face the above problem and all the forums you googled does not help, try this. 1. Uninstall Firefox. 2. Go to the \Program Files folder (e.g. C:\Program Files (x86)\), delete the entire Mozilla Firefox directory. 3. Reinstall the

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The most effective way to get rid of annoying spams for WordPress

For websites using the WordPress, the amount of spams can be very annoying. I have received more than 5-10 spams a day until I install the WordPress plugin WP-SpamShield. The spam has since dropped to almost zero and has been

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Unsubscribe from Yahoo Group

It has been a pain to unsubscribe from SgFreeCycle after numerous spams but it has not been easy to get Unsubscribe from the numerous email spams. There are a few way to get your unsubscribe: 1) Unsubscribe from the email

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How to change account name in Gmail?

Go to the top right corner of Gmail where you will find your Gmail account in the form of xxxx@Gmail.com. Click the drop down menu and it will reveal personal details of your account settings. Select Account and you can

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Fixes for “Your computer is low on memory” in Microsoft Windows

The best advice comes from here. The often culprit is usually the browsers (IE, Google Chrome and Firefox) which are memory hogging esp if you like to open many tabs like me. My own experience is that Google Chrome is

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How to Add Hibernate in Windows 8 & 8.1 Tablets?

Note that the Hibernate option is missing on Windows 8.0 and Windows 8.1 tablets. It’s neither in the Settings Charm (Power menu) nor in the Desktop Win+X menu. There is no Hibernate option available in Control Panel either. Just save the

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