October, 2017  // Posts published in October, 2017

Using People Bar in Windows 10

Oct 31st 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

The Windows 10 Taskbar allows its users to access various apps in Windows 10 – one of which is a new functionality recently added to the Taskbar called “People Bar” brought by the Windows 10 v1709 and this article will show you how to enable or disable People Bar as well as add Contacts. Windows 10 People Bar After you have updated your Windows 10 to v1709, you should find the Peop

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Eliminating Ordinal Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Oct 30th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Ordinal ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Ordinal ransomware is a new rasnsomware Trojan created using the infamous HiddenTear open source platform. This was first discovered on October 20, 2017 and targets regular PC users. As of the moment, it is identified by multiple security programs as: Ransom.Hiddentear.A.F8C468CD A Ransomware-FTD!8BCFFC24D7A5

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How to Remove Gotoinstall.ru (Browser Hijacker)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Gotoinstall.ru? And how does it function? Gotoinstall.ru is presented as an Internet search engine by its developers which enhances internet browsing experience by producing improved search results. Some users are even fooled in using this search engine as it has a legitimate-looking interface however, it is nothing but a computer infection that belongs to the group of browser

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How to Enable & Apply Color Filters to computer screen in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  Microsoft added a new feature known as Color Filters as not all the Windows users are physically identical which the main reason why they made this feature is basically. This new feature allows users to put on different filters all over their PCs to see how a color-blind or visually impaired user sees the computer screen. If a visually impaired user wants to use a Windows 10 PC, h

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How to Remove 3D Objects Folder in This PC on Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  If you have already upgraded your system to Windows 10 v1709, you will surely find a new entry under the 3D Objects which is located in Folders under This PC on File Explorer. This folder is already included as a Library that appears by default where it is the default storage location for 3D objects on your Windows 10 PC. Some users often find this folder useless and insignificant th

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How to Delete Search.searchwamtv.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Oct 27th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Search.searchwamtv.com? And how does it function? Search.searchwamtv.com is a search engine associated with the browser extension named “Watch More TV Now” and is developed by Polarity Technologies Ltd. This company is known to spawn countless of browser hijackers and potentially unwanted programs so it’s no surprise that Search.searchwamtv.com is also classified as both

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Obliterating Comrade HT Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Comrade HT ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Comrade HT ransomware is another nasty Trojan infection with the ability to encrypt files and leave them inaccessible to its victims. This new crypto-malware is created using the open source platform known as HiddenTear. Researchers believed that this ransomware is developed based on the Unikey ransomware framework. Th

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Uninstalling the VSnapshotTool (PUP/Adware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is the VSnapshotTool? And why should you uninstall it? The VSnapshotTool, also known as VScreenshot, is a program developed by ShenZhen Xintong Technology Co., Ltd. This game is promoted as a tool that supposedly allows PC gamers to save the images of their best moments. As useful as it may seem to PC gamers, this program is actually classified both as an adware and a potentially

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Get Rid of the Dilyme Extension (Browser Hijacker)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is the Dilyme Extension? And how does it function? Dilyme is a browser extension for Google Chrome described as “Find all the doubles with us” by its developers. However, it is also described as a highly unreliable browser extension by security experts and is even considered to be a browser hijacker as it is capable of hijacking default search engine as well as the home page

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Search for People and Edit Video in Photos app on Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

With the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update v1709 come a basket full of new and exciting features as well as new updates and one of them is the newly improved Photos app in Windows 10 that allows users to search for people, things or place as well as edit video – and in this article, we’ll both discuss both of these features. The first thing we’ll try is to edit video using the Photos app in

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