Windows Store cannot Download app and Refreshes Page with Windows 10 1803

I was able to download app and game on my Surface Book 2 running Windows 10 Pro. However, it is not working after I install the version 1803 updates. When I click on “Get” button with any app, it just shows the Working status and reloads the current page. Then I go to disable the Windows Defender and firewall and nothing takes effect. How can I resolve it completely? Continue reading

Jump List icon get White border in Windows 10 1803 update

The Windows 10 Spring Creators Update has been applied on my Surface Pro 3 successfully. However, when I hold and press on a pinned icon from task bar, the jump list animation starts and a white border also appears. For example, I have pinned the File Explorer next to the Cortana search box, and then the icon get around the border. I update the Display Adapters driver and nothing works. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Windows 10 v1803 boot/load fails with black screen

My Windows 10 computer with HDD had got the build 1803 through the first automatic update. The installation process was fine, but then failed to start with the first cold start. When I restarted the PC again, the system kept loading and then stuck at the black screen. Starting in Safe Mode was not working at all, even I changed to a new HDD. How can I resolve the system won’t load problem? Continue reading

Windows 10 keeps asking to setup PIN lock after startup on 1803 update

After I install the Windows 10 v1803 update on my Surface Pro 3, the system keeps asking me to set up a PIN lock. I perfect to use password using my Microsoft account. The method is much less secure and is useful for me. That happens every time with start up and I could not find a way to skip the process. It seems that creating a pin will replace my current password for the authenticator. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Cannot enable DirectPlay in Windows 10 1709 Fall Creators Update

My Surface Pro 3 has been upgraded to the Windows 10 v1709 Fall Creators Update. I would like to enjoy the Roller Coaster Tycoon game and it can not be played normally. So I open the Control Plane > Programs and Features, and then check DirectPlay box under Legacy Components sub-folder to enable the feature. However, I restart the tablet and it is still not working. Any way to get rid of that? Continue reading

WiFi network keeps disconnecting and reconnecting after Windows 10 v1803 update

I have applied the Windows 10 v1803 update on my Surface Pro 3 tablet and some basic functions seems to be broken. When I am watching youtube video in Edge browser or play game, the wifi disconnects completely. The problem happens every 15 minutes and then reconnects after moments. My smartphone stay well with the wireless router. A simple restart is not working at all for me. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fluent design not working problem in Windows 10 1803 update

Microsoft’s Fluent Design System is revealed alongside the Fall Creators Update, and the future updates Redstone 5, while there are still lots of development time to go. In Windows 10 1803 update, it brings the acrylic translucency effects and reveal animations, and turns the OS to be more attractive and modern look. Unlike the previous versions’s Aero Glass, this feature never strain your GPU and other system resources while it is running. Continue reading

Cannot Change Display language in Windows 10 v1803 update

I had already installed multiple language packs on my Surface Pro 3 running Windows 10 Pro. Everything worked normally until I apply the April update version 1803. To use some non-Unicode programs, it requires the system to switch to another different language, and now just stop working completely. I notice that it displays the default one as English and doesn’t offer any option to make changes for that. Any way to fix the issue on my tablet? Continue reading

Cannot open/view XPS document after Windows 10 v1803 update

My Surface Pro 3 came with Windows 10 version 1709 Fall Creators. I was able to view and access the XML Paper Specification (.xps file format) files on my local driver. However, after clean installed the v1803 update, I could not find the build-in app. It just promptes to select an application to open the file. I could not figure out how to get it working without thrid-part software. Continue reading

Network shared devices not seen/accessible after Windows 10 v1803 update

I was able to access other shared computer on my Surface Pro 3, while they are on the same network. However, after my tablet is upgraded to Windows 10 v1803 update, none of my network devices are accessible by name in File Explorer anymore. I just get the “Access Denied” error message. A PC is set to share only with the homegroup and becomes not visible, so I could not join it to get my photo files either. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading