February, 2018  // Posts published in February, 2018

What to do if Windows 10 cannot Detect the Second Monitor

Feb 8th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  A second monitor could very helpful for work, aside from its other utilities. But there are times when the second monitor won’t work even though it’s already connected to the system. In cases like this, Windows is unable to detect it and will throw up an error message that states, “Windows 10 cannot detect the second monitor or Didn’t detect another display”. Though there c

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What to do if Sticky Notes Crashes and has stopped working in Windows 10

Feb 7th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Uncategorized | 0 Comment

  If you suddenly find your Sticky Notes app crashing too many times to count, you might have to reset it, reinstall it or run the Windows Apps Troubleshooter or even disable the Insights feature and see if it helps in fixing the problem with the app. The aforementioned suggestions would also help if you can barely open the Sticky Notes app or if it does not show up on your Windows 10

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Fix the CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION Stop Error on Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

If you are one of the users who has been getting the CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION error on your Windows 10 PC, you might be able to fix it by following the given options in this post. This kind of Blue Screen of Death error message can pop up because of an unsupported hardware, software or driver. Together with the error message, you might also get some error codes such as 0x00000109, 0x8A287

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How to Fix DISM Errors 87, 112, 11, 50, 2, 3, 87, 1726, 1393, 0x800f081f in Windows 10

Feb 1st 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

If you got an error message while trying to run the built-in DISM tool in Windows which includes some error codes like 87, 112, 11, 50, 2, 3, 87,1726, 1393 and 0x800f081f, read on and as this post will show you how to resolve this issue. As you probably know, you can use the DISM or Deployment Imaging and Servicing Management or DISM tool in updating the files and correct the issue if a Windows

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How to Wipe Out MADA Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is MADA ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? MADA ransomware is a crypto-malware designed to encrypt files. It is another variant of the notorious Jigsaw ransomware which keeps on spawning variants every now and then. MADA ransomware, according to researchers, is quite identical to Monument ransomware and Payms ransomware. And once it is able to get a hold of the tar

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Remove Windows Firewall Warning Alert (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

    What is Windows Firewall Warning Alert? And how does it work? Windows Firewall Warning Alert is a new fake alert that belongs to the category of tech support scam. This fake alert appears as a pop-up message on malicious websites designed for phishing purposes. This tech support scam contains a deceiving message that goes like this: “Windows Firewall Warning Alert Ma

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How to Uninstall PC Speed Care (PUP)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is PC Speed Care? And how does it function? PC Speed Care is a dubious utility tool that could sneak into your computer without your permission. It is advertised as a tool that could boost a system’s performance. It includes some optimization features such as PC Tuneup, Eliminates PC Errors, Speedup, Optimizes Settings, Disk Defrag and a whole lot more. If you use this progr

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Deleting RansomUserLocker Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is RansomUserLocker ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? RansomUserLocker ransomware is another file-encoding Trojan infection, which according to security experts seems like a new variant of the threat known as Korean Talk ransomware. This ransomware first emerged January 21, 2018. It is kind of similar to the VenusLocker ransomware which was also another ransomware c

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How to Fix Windows detected a hard disk problem Error in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  Windows 10 has a built-in mechanism that checks the hard drive for any errors and it will generate reports if anything is not working like it’s supposed to. So if there is an issue in the hard drive, you will see the following message pop up on your screen: “Windows detected a hard disk problem. Back up your files immediately to prevent information loss, and then contact compu

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