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How to Fix Windows 10 Search not indexing Google Drive

Sep 19th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Quick Fix Quick Fix Tip Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

With Microsoft Windows 10 system-wide search functionality, it enables users to look for files quicker than usual as well as other data using its Start Screen search. This search functionality indexes certain common locations on your computer by default. But there are times when it behaves unlike what is expected. For instance, it may be able to find files in your home directories but it wasn’t

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Opening Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint in Safe Mode on Windows 10

Sep 11th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Quick Fix Quick Fix Tip Quick Help Software Fixes | 0 Comment

If your Microsoft Office is crashing every time you open it, then it’s probably caused by a buggy add-on. Aside from that it could also be caused by some issues with your customizations. So if you are currently experiencing this problem right now, then by all means, you can try opening your Microsoft Office applications in Safe Mode. With the help of Safe Mode, it loads all these Microsoft O

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How to Solve the Missing Icons and Fonts in Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10

Sep 6th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Quick Fix Quick Help Software Fixes Windows 10 | 0 Comment

If you are one if the users who prefer to use the Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10, then you might have notice that one or more graphic icons and some fonts are missing in the web page. Microsoft has confirmed this behavior and has outlined reasons for this issue as well as solutions. According to Microsoft, this issue can occur if your Windows 10 is set to block any untrusted fonts or it cou

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How to Fix the “Only part of a ReadProcessMemory or WriteProcessMemory request was completed” Error in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Quick Fix Quick Fix Tip Quick Help Software Fixes Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Have you ever experienced trying to open an Excel sheet only to receive the error message: “Only part of a ReadProcessMemory or WriteProcessMemory request was completed.”  If you have, then you’re just one out of the several users who’d encountered this issue as well and this article will help you out in sorting it. As it turns out, aside from Microsoft Office files, you can also enco

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5 Easy Ways to Spring Clean your Computer

Mar 30th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

5 Easy Ways to Spring Clean your Computer

Spring has sprung and there’s no better time than now to clean up your computer. Looking for a good spring cleaning? Here are 5 easy ways to clean up your computer to get ready for warmer weather. 5) Start Dusting and Cleaning Before we start hitting the software side of things, think about physically cleaning your computer. Use a Q-tip to gently clean the spaces between your keyboard. Run a g

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The Best Tips and Tricks for Maximizing your Reddit Experience

Mar 17th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

The Best Tips and Tricks for Maximizing your Reddit Experience

Reddit is one of the internet’s most addicting drugs. If you’re smart, then you already stopped reading this article as soon as you saw “Reddit”. But if you want to embrace the addiction and get the most out of Reddit, then here is a list of tips and tricks that will help maximize your Reddit experience. Use the Best Mobile Reddit Apps Reddit apps have been hit and miss ever since the

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How to Protect Your Computer By Uninstalling These Dangerous Browser Add-Ons

Jan 26th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

How to Protect Your Computer By Uninstalling These Dangerous Browser Add-Ons

Browser add-ons are like apps for your internet browser. They can help you save money on shopping websites or block advertisements. Unfortunately, according to recent computer security reports, not all browser add-ons have good intentions. A recent report found that many add-ons are performing malicious activities on your PCs, including: -Tracking every single page you visit -Sending your

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How to Fix the Windows Registry

Aug 13th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

How to Fix the Windows Registry

You’ve probably heard of the Windows Registry. It’s a database of files that exists at the center of your operating system. The registry controls how your operating system and its programs work. It tells your computer how to run and it keeps track of all of the changes made to your computer over time. But when something goes wrong in the registry, it can be bad news for the rest of your com

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Looking for a brand new internet browser experience? Yahoo has the answer

May 23rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Quick Fix | 0 Comment

Looking for a brand new internet browser experience? Yahoo has the answer

We’ve talked a lot about the big three internet browsers on our Fix My PC Free blog. As you probably know, the ‘big three’ includes Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer. Lagging in a distant fourth are alternative browsers like Safari and Opera. However, a new challenger has entered the ring. And it comes from an unlikely competitor. That’s right: Yahoo has decided to l

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Help! My computer won’t play a DVD

May 6th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Quick Fix | 0 Comment

Help! My computer won’t play a DVD

If you’ve been having troubles getting a DVD to play on your computer, then you’re not alone. Since Microsoft doesn’t include a free DVD player on any of their operating systems, millions of users around the world are left looking for a better solution. While some DVDs come with a built-in media player, it’s often too slow to be of any use. Sure, it can play your DVD, but skipping betwe

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