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... 2019-07-16, 70360👍, 0💬
How do I find a corrupted media file
How do I find a corrupted media file. It say my windows media player library is corrupted and restarts doing my library. and some of my music files it does no find. It did find them all when I had windows 7 but not 8. See just finished uploading my cd's from my collection on to my pc a few months ag... 2013-04-10, 3409👍, 0💬
DVD/RW drive not working - Asus DRW-2014L1T
Can consider me an intermediate to advanced windows user so don't be afraid to talk specifics. I have no idea why the DVDRW stopped working. The only drivers available seem to be back from 2008, compatible with windows vista only. For some reason windows is assigning my DVD/CD-Rom device a driver fr... 2013-04-09, 3292👍, 0💬
windows 8 exiting programs
when playing a game and i want to exit it i have to open the start icons and click on the desktop one is there an easier way Try grabbing top edge of the window and dragging it down to the bottom of the screen. Toss it away sort of .. closes it. 2013-04-09, 2507👍, 0💬
Do I need Norton anti theft and pc check up if I'm running windows defender? Windows Defender is all you need. So many have problems with Norton, and other anti-virus... starts a painful headache for way too many. Some of the intel cpu's will have a very nice anti-theft feature, its a paid program. ... 2013-04-08, 2177👍, 0💬
Microsoft Solitaire Collection is stuck signing in
Microsoft Solitaire Collection is stuck signing in. I have spinning dots in the upper right. Unable to use Daily Challenge. I have uninstalled and re-installed the app with no luck. Any suggestions? Method 1: Download and run the app troubleshooter and check. http://download.microsoft.com/ download/F... 2013-04-08, 4601👍, 0💬
New HDD to replace failing HDD
I have just bought a new sata hard drive for my daughters PC because her old IDE drive is failing. She has Windows 8 Pro from and upgrade we downloaded from Microsoft. I don't want to run into problems, so just want to be sure. I'll have to re-install Windows 7 then use the Windows 8 upgrade.Correct... 2013-04-06, 2653👍, 0💬
When I rip cd Windows Media Player does not recognize cds
When I rip cd Windows Media Player does not recognize the cd I am ripping and it used to. When I go to the library and click "Find Album Info.", I find the album, but it does not get applied to what I am ripping. It seems to be stuck on "Unknown Artist". I have the checkbox "Update music files by re... 2013-04-06, 2865👍, 0💬
What to do if a Windows Store app incorrectly claims it meets accessibility requirements
Many Windows Store apps claim to meet accessibility requirements. This means it is possible to accomplish all tasks within the app using only a keyboard, or that the app is compatible with assistive technologies such as screen readers, Magnifier, high contrast themes, or high dpi settings. Customers... 2013-04-05, 2200👍, 0💬
Non funziona l’audio nelle Apps, nel Desktop sí.
Non funziona l’audio quando uso le App audio o video, nell’interfaccia Desktop invece l’inconveniente non si verifica. Potete, per favore, ipotizzare qualche scenario possibile? il più delle volte questo inconveniente si manifesta a causa delle impostazioni di Internet Explorer post upgrade a Windo... 2013-04-05, 2557👍, 0💬
Not receiving Facebook messages in Messaging app
Original Title: The messenger app on my vivotab smart is not updating with my facebook messages I have new messages on my facebook account but they are not showing on my messenger app Method 1: If there are any pending updates in Windows Store or Windows Updates, please install them and check if the... 2013-04-02, 2986👍, 0💬
There is no email program associated to perform the requested action
When I right-click on a file, in File Explorer, and select Send to > Mail recipient I get a message box saying: There is no email program associated to perform the requested action. Please install an email program or, if one is already installed, create an association in the Default Programs ... 2013-04-01, 8512👍, 0💬
Updates are available for Mail, Calendar and People apps
Microsoft has released updates for the Mail, Calendar and People apps via the Store on Windows 8 and Windows RT. An update for Mail, Calendar and People apps has been released via the Store that adds some new features and changes the way some features work. Some of the highlights are: In the Mail ap... 2013-04-01, 4045👍, 0💬
Is "unpinning" the same as deleting?
If I unpin something, how do I get it back? Unpinning an application from the Start screen only "hides" it from there - the application remains installed on your PC. Uninstalling - and not deleting as you wrote - really install the application from your PC and the only way to get it back is to reins... 2013-03-29, 2896👍, 0💬
No overdrive media player security upgrade
After downloading Overdrive MEDIA PLAYER. I must download media player security upgrade as always. I've never had trouble till I tried putting it on Windows 8 Pro. After a successful download. I must download the media player security upgrade.( It seems like whenever Microsoft comes out with another... 2013-03-17, 2651👍, 1💬
how to saving in music and photos in skydrive 2013-03-12, 2351👍, 0💬
Is Windows 8 bad for gaming?
I have seen many game developers and CEOs say Windows 8 is terrible for gaming and companies such as Valve the creators of Steam(The main service for PC gaming and developers of games like Counter Strike, Portal, Dota 2, Half Life, Left for Dead, etc.) have considered to boycott the service, the CEO... 2013-03-09, 3164👍, 1💬
How do i log out of skydrive in Photos
just wondering how i log off skydrive in photos as logged in on another user account and can't log out. Once logged in using your Windows Live account, you will be always connected to SkyDrive like the other apps which use the Windows Live account and you won't be able to logout from the SkyDrive in... 2013-03-04, 5621👍, 1💬
Seagate Free Agent Desktop won't recognize my hard drive in Windows 8
My Seagate Free Agent Desktop does not recognize the hard drive on my new computer with Windows 8. Although I can still use it to save and transfer all data from one to the other, I lose the menu features of the Seagate such as Backup and Sync. It worked fine on my older computer which ran on Window... 2013-02-25, 5933👍, 0💬
I reset my laptop but now it is telling my that there is no OS found? I don't have a windows disk.
It was a laptop that was upgraded from Vista and it is 32 bit. Download Windows Vista, reinstall it: Windows Vista SP1: * Windows Vista .ISO image file from Digital River (The above Windows Vista image allows you to install the appropriate edition by having the appropriate key). 32 vs 64 bit http://... 2013-02-25, 2369👍, 0💬
Can you customize a Windows keyboard layout?
The Russian (mnemonic) keyboard layout in Windows sucks big time. It lacks three commonly-used letters. Is there a way to customize a keyboard layout, like you can easily do in Linux? If you could answer a few questions it would help us to resolve this issue: 1. Which 3 letters are missing from the ... 2013-02-22, 4001👍, 0💬
I cannot open file explorer properly in Windows 8. It opens but remains as an Icon on the desktop taskbar, no matter what I do. It is therefore useless. Am I being stupid or is there a fix. File Explorer is just a part of Explorer that opens windows like Computer, Documents, Music etc. The Default w... 2013-02-22, 2692👍, 0💬
Increase backup disk space (D:) ?
So far windows 8 really sucks! Only had this new computer 3 months. 64-bit 4.00 GB. The hard disk driver "Recovery Image (D:)" now has 681mb free of 19.3 gb! Keeps telling me "important" Check backup dish space...none available! No idea how to increase the space in (D:) although I have tried all tha... 2013-02-21, 3295👍, 0💬
How to bring back the "End Process" option in task manager...
I have windows 8 - and I don't completely hate it. I dislike a lot of it, and not just because of change - but because of the inevitable lack of practicality that will come when something was designed for tablets and then badly ported to a workstation situation. You could say I hate the fact Microso... 2013-02-20, 2557👍, 0💬
Updates and SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION
There are some updates that are not installing to my computer, they either download but fail to install or don't download at all. I am running Windows 8 x64 and I'm getting an error SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION that forces my computer to restart but the problem is not fixed. However, there are no files ... 2013-02-20, 4053👍, 0💬
Can I disable Windows service "Network DDE DSDM" to speedup my computer? Microsoft application servi...
How to remove DVDLauncher.exe from the startup application list to gain performance and reduce secur...
What is Scheduler.exe - Process - HP Backup Scheduler? Process Scheduler.exe is the backup scheduler...
How can I tell the number of CPU or logical processors on my Windows Server 2012? To find out how ma...
How to access Services Management Console on Windows Vista? Services Management Console is a system ...