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How to Fix Error 0xc101009b (0xc00d4e85) in Windows 10

Oct 7th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Easy PC Repair PC Protection News Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Have you ever encountered an error stating that: “Can’t play. Another app is controlling your sound at the moment. To listen here, close that app and try again. Error 0xc101009b (0xc00d4e85)”?  If so, then read on as this post will help you fix the error. You usually encounter this error when playing media in your Windows Media Player, Groove app or the Film & TV app on your Wind

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How to Fix Games Loading Slow on Windows 10

Oct 4th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Most gamers have probably come across a problem where a game fails to load correctly when it comes down to Windows PC video games. This isn’t something new and is not a surprise since Windows 10 PC is composed of several components so anything can really go wrong. For a lot of PC gamers, most of them tend to have an error-free gaming experience but unluckily for some, they don’t have the same

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Get Rid of “Your System is Heavily Damaged by Virus” Scam (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

Oct 2nd 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

What is “Your System is Heavily Damaged by Virus”? “Your System is Heavily Damaged by Virus” is a tech support scam displayed on a suspicious browser. It claims that your computer is heavily infected with 4 viruses and that you have to install PCSmartCleanup to get rid of the said viruses. The truth is that this is nothing but a web advertisement which aims on fooling users into thinkin

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Fixing Sound Distortion Problems in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News | 0 Comment

When you were listening to music or playing a video game, you have most probably noticed that there are times when the sound is kind of distorted. In this article, we’ll discuss ways to fix sound distortion or static problems in Windows 10 which might be caused by several factors. To fix static problems and sound distortion on your Windows 10 PC, here are a few suggestions you can try. Opt

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What to do if Windows 10 Cortana “Ask Me Anything” is not Working

Sep 29th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

We all know that Cortana is one of the most popular features in Windows 10. And without a doubt, it is one of the awesome artificial intelligence-based personal assistants. You can simply access Cortana in Windows 10 on the Start Menu or through the Taskbar. Recently, several users reported experiencing some issues with the Taskbar search feature or the “Ask Me Anything”. The primary issue

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Viewing the Advanced Threat Protection Reports in Windows 10

Sep 22nd 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Advanced Threat Protection? Advanced Threat Protection or ATP, is a Windows 10 service that helps users in preventing zero-day malware attacks by analyzing inbound email attachments for any new threats and block them right away. This is a really good service especially nowadays where ransomware attacks are rampant. Most of these ransomware attacks make use of spam emails in distributing t

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Uninstall PC Smart Cleanup (PUP)

Sep 21st 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog News PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

What is PC Smart Cleanup? And why do you have to uninstall it? PC Smart Cleanup is a PC cleaner and a system optimization tool that claims to increase the computer’s performance and privacy issues by cleaning and fixing the computer registry and eliminating malware. When executed, this program scans the computer and detects a variety of computer problems and labels them under different levels

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Terminating Ykcol Ransomware (Crypto-Malware)

Sep 20th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Ykcol ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? Ykcol is a new variant of the infamous Locky ransomware. As you can probably notice, Ykcol, when spelled backwards is “Locky”. This new Locky ransomware variant follows previously released Lukitos and Ykcol variants and uses a combination of AES 128 and RSA 2048 encryption algorithm in encrypting files. After it hijacks the sy

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Top 5 Most Important Things You Need to Know About the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Sep 2nd 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Top 5 Most Important Things You Need to Know About the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is coming in a few weeks. What new changes will be introduced in this update? Find out today as we go through the top five most important improvements in the latest update to our favorite operating system. It Will Arrive on October 17 The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will hit Windows 10 PCs on October 17. Windows 10 S devices (the ones mostly used by sch

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Uninstalling PCGuardian (PUP)

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

What is PCGuardian? And how does it work? PCGuardian is advertised as an operating system tool that can perform a number of tasks to optimize your computer. Its main tasks include Registry scanning and fixing, complete backup and scheduler that claims to enhance the performance of Windows system as well as its speed. The thing is, you can only get a hold of its services once you upgrade to its

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