February, 2018  // Posts published in February, 2018

Fix the NVIDIA Kernel Mode Driver has stopped responding and has recovered Error in Windows 10

Feb 22nd 2018 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  If your Windows 10 computer uses a Graphics Processing Unit made by NVIDIA, there might be cases when you face some error. The most common one encountered by users is the error that states “Display driver stopped responding”. When you encounter this error, you will see the following full context of the error message: “Display driver NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version

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Obliterate BananaCrypt Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Feb 21st 2018 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is BananaCrypt ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? BananaCrypt ransomware is a new crypto malware that utilizes the AES cipher in encrypting its targeted files. This malicious program locks the encrypted files with the .bananaCrypt extension and demands the amount of $300 from its victims. BananaCrypt ransomware executes its attack by entering the computer with the

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Set up Multiple OneDrive Accounts on the same Windows 10 PC

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As you know, cloud storage is the new kind of storage which has undeniably coming up in today’s standards and more users prefer to use it mostly for the convenience it offers. OneDrive and Google Drive are two of the most commonly used cloud storages by users. On the other hand, there are also other popular alternatives to these two like the Dropbox and the Box. The Google suite of products l

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What to do if Adobe Reader is not working in Windows 10

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  When you tried opening PDF files in Windows 10 but you suddenly receive an error saying, “Adobe Acrobat Reader DC has stopped working problem”, here are a couple of things you need to try to fix the issue with the Adobe Acrobat Reader Dc in your Windows 10 PC A Portable Document Format or PDF has become an important part of tech sphere that makes it an essential tool in managi

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Erase “VIRUS ALERT FROM MICROSOFT” Scam (Tech Support Scam)

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  What is “VIRUS ALERT FROM MICROSOFT” scam? And how does it work? “VIRUS ALERT FROM MICROSOFT” is yet another tech support scam meant to trick users into thinking that their computer is infected with a virus to make them call a fake tech support number. When you encounter this kind of scam, you will see the following message on your browser: “VIRUS ALERT FROM MICROSOFT

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How to Stop Firefox from opening new tabs when clicking a link

Feb 19th 2018 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News Tips | 0 Comment

There are times when Mozilla Firefox opens empty tabs or new windows repeatedly out of the blue – this is caused by some bug in the browser. When that happens, you might have to close and restart the browser. However, all those opened empty tabs will reopen again in case you restore the previous session. In this post, you’ll know exactly how you can stop Firefox from opening new tabs or window

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How to Get Rid of Search.yourvidconverter.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Feb 16th 2018 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Search.yourvidconverter.com? And how does it work? Search.yourvidconverter.com is a bogus search engine that claims to help users in converting video formats quickly. On a first glance, this program might seem useful as it displays local weather updates, and provides shortcuts to other websites that also offer video conversion services. However, looks can really be deceiving a

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Opening Windows Store apps on Startup in Windows 10

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  This article will show you how you can open UWP or Windows Store apps on you every startup or boot in your on your Windows 10 PC. Making programs run on startup is not rocket science. However, not all users know how to make Windows 10 open Windows Store apps on startup – the process in doing so is easy simply follow the given steps below. Step 1: The first thing you have to do i

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How to Remove Honor Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransowmare)

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  What is Honor ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? Honor ransomware is a file-encrypting threat which was first discovered on February 8, 2018. After its infiltration on a targeted computer, it connects to its Command and Control server to download additional malicious files. After that, it implements a series of unwanted activities in the system. Its primary malicious fi

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Wipe Out Blank Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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  What is Blank ransomware? And how does it carry out it attack? Blank ransomware is a new ransomware threat discovered recently which appears to be an original threat developed by an unknown individual or group. This means that Blank ransomware does not correspond to any of the famous ransomware threats. Once it carries out its attack, it starts an “information gathering” module to

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