End unresponsive apps and Login by Authenticator on Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update comes with great features and improvements, such as Timeline, nearby sharing. There are also some hidden functions which you might never discover. Within the latest version, you are able to use Fix blurry apps option to resolve the scaling problem, or get the lists and reminders greater priority in Cortana. Continue reading

Nvidia color and HDR not working in Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

I use a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card on my Windows 10 computer and it connects with a 4K HDR TV. After I install the Spring Creators Update 1803 version, I open the windows display settings from desktop and could not enable the “HDR and WCG” feature. When I try to move its slider,the screen flickers then nothing changes. I activate the HDR in some video game’s option and that seems to lead to SDR with an HDR feed. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix HP printer not print color page after Windows 10 update

I have used hp office jet 3830 with colour-capable and it worked with my Windows 10 computer. However, after the system is upgraded to Fall Creators Update automatically, it refuses to print in color on my word documents and photos. I test the demo page by built-in menu and it gets full color. From the Color Usage log, all pages and sides were in Mono and get black. I get it on Android phone it does have color function. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

File Explorer blink/crash when minimize folder on Windows 10

My Surface Pro 3 runs the Windows 10 Pro and has upgraded to Fall Creators Update. When I open this PC in File Explorer and navigate to any folder, I try to resize or snap it so that the window doesn’t fill the entire screen. Then the contents start blinking and crashing. I have to restart the system to use it temporarily. But I move File Explorer to the additional monitor and it still runs into the same problem. How can I resolve it on my tablet? Continue reading

EseDiskFlushConsistency is enabled in ESENT on Windows 10 1709

My Surface Pro 3 has been upgraded to Windows 10 1709 version and then runs into strange problem. When I logged in or booted up my tablet, it poped up the warning “svchost (2936,G,0) The beta feature EseDiskFlushConsistency is enabled in ESENT due to the beta site mode settings 0×800000” on event viewer every hour. It happened no matter I played games, edit Office documents or browsed web page. The system crashes and freezes for seconds and that turn everything into interruption. Any way to resolve it completely? Continue reading

App windows moved and resized on multiple display after wake Windows 10 up

I use the Asus MX239 monitor as the main display on my Windows 10 computer. Then I connect with a Dell XPS 2015 model via DisplayPort to HDMI cable and configure it to scale. Both devices have been setup to 1920 x 1080px resolution. However, when I wake up the system from sleep mode, it is frustrating that all apps’ windows have moved from the primary display to another. How can I resolve the different scaling ratios problem? Continue reading

Cannot pair Bluetooth keyboard/mouse without PIN code in Windows 10

I was able to use a HP premium bluetooth mouse on my Surface Pro 3. After upgraded to fall creators updates, Windows 10 allows it to connect, but keeps asking for PIN codes. I try the Microsoft wireless entertainment keyboard 7000 model and also face the problem, while it pair well with my Samsung phone. I don’t know the passcode. How can I resolve it on my tablet? Continue reading

Microsoft Basic Display Adapter replaces Intel HD Graphics after Fall Creators Update

My Windows 10 tablet includes Intel Graphics controller of Celeron processor. Everything worked fine since upgrade to Fall Creators Update 1709. When I boot up the device, it takes a long time to load the login screen. I notice that the system has switched to the Microsoft Basic Display Adapter, due to the Intel HD Graphics is not working. The screen of my desktop become glitches. Within the Settings app or Control Panel, I could not make changes with display related feature, such as adjust the brightness and Night Light mode. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Windows 10 File History cannot restore hidden files from backup

I have already setup my C:\Users folder as Back up option on my Surface Pro running Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The “Automatically back up my files” has been enabled in Settings app. However, when I try to restore the necessary files, some hidden folders like AppData are missing by File History. I do that manually and still could not archive the whole user account with all files to an external drive. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix display scaling and blurry apps in Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

Windows 10 version 1803 (Spring Creators Update) comes with the new features and improvements on your tablet and computer. Users are able to adjust the brightness of SDR content on HDR displays, and access more details of monitors. If you get the blurry applications on the previous version, you have to manually make changes for that. Now it is easy to resolve the problem automatically through Settings app. Here are the method about how to do that. Continue reading