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Windows 10 Tutorials
Where to find tutorials on using Windows 10? I want to learn how to use Windows 10 more efficiently. Here is a collection of tutorials on Windows 10 compiled by FYIcenter.com team. Topics include understanding the operating system; available commands and tools; how to perform basic tasks. Introducti... 2023-03-28, 97357👍, 4💬
Removing reader_sl.exe - Startup Application - Adobe Acrobat Reader Speed Launch
How to remove reader_sl.exe from the startup application list to gain performance and reduce security risk? Startup application reader_sl.exe is installed as part of Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing PDF docuements. See our reader_sl.exe - Startup Application tutorial for more details. If you want to... 2021-08-04, 50236👍, 6💬
💬 2021-08-04 wendywilson: CRISPR/Cas9 Platform uses the latest CRISPR/Cas9 technology to work with customers to create unique transgenic zebrafish models ...
💬 2012-08-22 Raiane: I had the same problem; Acrobat Reader would close, not allowing me to apply the fix. I had to uninstall the program, reinstall,...
💬 2009-01-07 FYIcenter.com: @anon, can you try to use the msconfig.exe tool? The "Startup" tab should show the "reader_sl.exe" entry and allow you to disabl...
AccelerometerSt.exe - Process - Hp Accelerometer System Tray
What is AccelerometerSt.exe process - Hp Accelerometer System Tray? Process AccelerometerSt.exe is the Hp Accelerometer System Tray program available on HP computers. The tray icon looks like: . Hp Accelerometer System Tray program represents HP Mobile Data Protection with digital accelerometer whic... 2021-07-02, 74725👍, 11💬
💬 2019-08-29 hp system bios recovery has occu: Great Post about Tracking Trends. Keep up the good work sir. Thanks for sharing If you facing any problem regarding hp system bi...
💬 2017-09-22 FYIcenter.com: @Craig, VCRuntime140.dll is not related to the AccelerometerSt.exe progra. AccelerometerSt.exe is part of the Visual C++ 2015 so...
💬 2017-09-19 Craig F.: Win10 VCRuntime140.dll missing or corrupted. Is this associated with this function?
UpdaterUI.exe - Startup Application - Networks Associates Common User Interface
Can I remove startup application "UpdaterUI.exe - Networks Associates Common User Interface" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk? Startup application UpdaterUI.exe is the Common User Interface installed as part of Networks Associates products like McAfee VirusScan. You should keep shstat... 2021-01-23, 16317👍, 2💬
extjob.exe - Service - OracleJobSchedulerXE
Can I disable Windows service "OracleJobSchedulerXE" to speedup my computer? Third party application service "OracleJobSchedulerXE". Execution command: C:\oraclexe\app\oracle\product \10.2.0\server\Bin\extjob.exeXE Obviously, this is part of the Oracle server installed on your computer. So disable i... 2017-03-25, 19365👍, 2💬
💬 2017-03-25 FYIcenter.com: Try "clear screen" command, if you are using Oracle 11.
Removing jusched.exe from Startup Program List
How to remove jusched.exe from startup program list? jusched.exe is a background process from Sun to update your Java application automatically over the Internet. You should remove jusched.exe from the background process list to reduce security risk by following the steps below: 1. Click Start > Con... 2016-07-10, 26200👍, 4💬
💬 2009-08-22 Paul Rite: I have vista 64. I have gone to the Sun plugin in the control panel and unchecked 'check for updates automaticalloy' and clicked...
💬 2009-06-16 rehan: how to remove system.exe error
💬 2009-04-08 FYIcenter.com: @kyle, type in "java" in in the Control Panel search box. You will find it.
usnsvc.exe - Service - Messenger Sharing USN Journal Reader Service
Can I disable Windows service "usnsvc.exe: Messenger Sharing USN Journal Reader Service" to speedup my computer? Windows service "Messenger Sharing USN Journal Reader Service" - Service installed by messenger to enable sharing scenarios. Execution command: C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\usnsvc.exe T... 2016-07-04, 45170👍, 2💬
💬 2009-01-09 FYIcenter.com: Not sure what you said is true, James. But you can disable it, if you are not using MSN Messenger.
💬 2009-01-06 james: usnsvc.exe put's exess junk on your hdd witch you cant defrag or move and keeps tabs on where your files are and is a waste of t...
WLKeeper.exe - Service - WLANKEEPER
Can I disable Windows service "WLANKEEPER" to speedup my computer? Windows service "WLANKEEPER" - Provides Profile Switching Service for SSO Feature Set Execution command: C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\WLKee per.exeThis service is related to your wireless connection. So you should leave it run... 2016-07-04, 24954👍, 2💬
💬 2008-12-03 FYIcenter.com: Fully agree with, Mike. Disable the service. If everything is working fine, keep it disabled. If something is wrong, enable it a...
💬 2008-12-02 Mike: Why are so-called technical people scared of turning services off. If you don't need it - turn it off (reduce risks) If you are ...
clipsrv.exe - Service - ClipBook
Can I disable Windows service "ClipBook" to speedup my computer? Windows service "ClipBook" - Enables ClipBook Viewer to store information and share it with remote computers. If the service is stopped, ClipBook Viewer will not be able to share information with remote computers. If this service is di... 2016-07-04, 13047👍, 2💬
💬 2008-10-12 FYIcenter.com: That's a nice and long clarification on computer security. Thanks!
💬 2008-10-07 _tech_guru_papa_: Good Day This post opens set of articles devoted to computer security. At first, I would like to give some basic definitions for...
svchost.exe - Service - Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
Can I disable Windows service "Remote Procedure Call (RPC)" to speedup my computer? Windows service "Remote Procedure Call (RPC)" - Provides the endpoint mapper and other miscellaneous RPC services. Execution command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k rpcss This is a very important base service for man... 2016-06-30, 22357👍, 2💬
💬 2016-06-30 FYIcenter.com: Hi Caesar, What version of Windows are you running? Go to service manager and stop the RPC service and see what happens.
💬 2016-06-29 Caesar: Why does it run with so much of my CPU? It is taking upwards of 40% +! That is crazy!! Is there anything I can do to make it use...
I'm getting a lighting spike on my monitor, in task manager its showing in the service host: Dcom server, aany ideas? 2016-03-11, 3571👍, 0💬
delay on switch on
What causes a delay when you first switch power to "on" in a laptop pc. 2014-11-05, 2527👍, 0💬
NetSvc.exe - Service - Intel NCS NetService
Can I disable Windows service "Intel NCS NetService" to speedup my computer? Windows service "Intel NCS NetService" - Supports Intel(R) PROSet for Wired Connections Execution command: C:\WINDOWS\System32\NetSvc.exe This service seems to be important. So you should leave it running in "Manual" mode. 2013-12-10, 23910👍, 1💬
💬 2013-12-10 Steve B: Set 'manual' over a year ago & I've never found it started so I removed it. My Intel NIC is still working just fine.
bios settings Windows 7 Home Premium
Could anyone tell me how the Bios settings should be? and why I cant change the drive order> Thanks 2013-12-02, 4205👍, 0💬
reader_sl.exe - Startup Application - Adobe Acrobat Reader Speed Launch
Can I remove startup application "reader_sl.exe - Adobe Acrobat Reader Speed Launch" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk? Startup application reader_sl.exe is installed as part of Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing PDF docuements. You should remove reader_sl.exe from your startup applicati... 2013-07-17, 24289👍, 0💬
Boosting Performance by Disabling Unnecessary Services on Windows XP Pro Systems - Part II
Summary of suggested services settings for Windows XP Pro SP1 system - Part II Continue from Part I . Service Name Startup Type Usage Note IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service Disabled Used to support Windows built-in CD burning function. Indexing Service Disabled Used to index and share files over local ne... 2013-05-20, 18548👍, 2💬
💬 2013-05-20 DuckDive: you can also greatly enhance performance by downloading a free program that Radeon offers for free. Google their Radeon RamDisk ...
💬 2013-02-04 Carlos: i am a developer mslyef, and i find java a bit cubersome. the only thing i like about it is that it can run on any device with t...
services.exe - Service - Plug and Play
Can I disable Windows service "Plug and Play" to speedup my computer? Windows service "Plug and Play" - Enables a computer to recognize and adapt to hardware changes with little or no user input. Stopping or disabling this service will result in system instability. Execution command: C:\WINDOWS\syst... 2013-03-05, 8608👍, 1💬
💬 2013-03-05 anwin: Enables a computer to recognize and adapt to hardware changes with little or no user input. Stopping or disabling this service w...
new laptop from foreign country
I am looking to buy a new laptop but am traveling full time. As a resident of America I need to know that any laptop I purchase can be set to English on the initial Windows setup. Is this true? I have asked many places and they all have different answers. I just don't want to spend 1000 on a laptop ... 2010-11-26, 7458👍, 0💬
Does it means that I am able to connect with bluetooth divices?
"C:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\BTTray.exe" Does it means that I am able to connect with bluetooth divices?. I have a vaio VPCEE33EL but I don´t know if it is capable to connect via bluetooth. 2010-11-09, 5831👍, 0💬
Advanced SystemCare 3
I use my computer primarily for e mail, some online banking and informational searches. This is an older computer given to me. it came up in a security ck through advance system care3. I was wondering what it is and if I actually need it, sounds like something an IT person would need? can I select i... 2010-09-17, 6155👍, 0💬
how to enable OracleServiceXE service in my system? when i try to start that service from Administrative Tools+Services+OracleServiceXE .InwindowsXP 2010-08-06, 6132👍, 0💬
XP Pro / SP3
I'm seeing lots of information re: End Process, re-configuring, removing, disableing, start-up apps all for improved performance and stability on the XP_Pro SP1/SP2 platforms, but not for sp3. Do the methods for sp1/sp3 work on XP_Pro w/SP3. And if not are the tutorials going to catch up soon? Since... 2010-02-17, 9018👍, 0💬
Background Process List - Commonly Used Background Processes on Windows Systems - Part II
What are the commonly used background processes on Windows systems? - Part II Continue from Part I . Process Name Suggestion Company Usage naPrdMgr.exe Keep Networks Associates product manager to support VirusScan NicConfigSvc.exe Keep Intel Internal Network Card Power Management Service PRONoMgr.ex... 2009-11-28, 15634👍, 2💬
💬 2009-11-28 FYIcenter.com: We are still working on compiling a list of background process list for Vista.
💬 2009-11-28 michelle: How do i go about removing some of the background process list for Vista?
Application Management Service Failed
Error 126: Application Management Service Failed To Start. The Specified Module Could Not Be Found. Can I Download The Missing File From The Web To Fix This Problem? Most likely, you are running the Windows XP Home Edition. You are getting this error, because the Application Management service is no... 2009-11-28, 12769👍, 0💬
How Programs Are Added to the Startup Application List
How programs are added to the startup application list? There are 3 main ways in which programs are added to the startup applcation list: Application installation process - When you install applications to your Windows system, the installation process may add programs to the startup application list... 2008-03-19, 12654👍, 2💬
💬 2008-03-19 Frank: Patricia, the best way for you is to download and install the latest version of Yahoo messenger.
💬 2008-03-18 Patricia A. Sayers: I just have one question. S9ince my son has installed all of the appllications on moy computer as of 2/2006, how to I return to ...
How to create your PHP configuration file, php.ini? If you have followed our Installing PHP Engine t...
Can I disable Windows service "Network DDE DSDM" to speedup my computer? Microsoft application servi...
How to download and install HiJackThis? If you want to download and install HiJackThis to your Windo...
Can I disable Windows service "COM+ Event System" to speedup my computer? Windows service "COM+ Even...
What is "Microsoft SharePoint Workspace Audit Service" in my Windows 7 service list? And how is "Mic...