Windows 10 Missing title bars and minimize/maximize button after update

My Windows 10 computer with GeForce 210 GPU has been setup dual displays. Everything worked fine since the recent updates is installed. When I open the file explorer to browser files, it is missing title bars, the captions and the minimize, maximize, close buttons. That also happens with Mail, google chrome, adobe reader while the settings app doesn’t take effect. Those apps are up-to-date and the graphics driver is the latest version. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix Desktop is unavailable after Windows 10 v1803 update

My Windows 10 computer worked normally with Fall Creators Update v1709. To get new Windows Features, I upgrade the PC to the v1803 April Creators Update and then run into the strange problem. When I try to log into my desktop, the system pops up the Desktop is unavailable dialog box. I click on the OK button and then only recycle bin and task bar appear in the black screen. However, I could not do any thing. Any way to resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix Keyboard lagging type after Windows 10 Creators Update

The built-in keyboard worked fine on Windows 10 laptop. After applied the recent Creators Update, I type text and the keyboard become very lag with a few seconds of delay and skips of keys pressed randomly. The Trackpad functions well. Some keystrokes can not register. I have to bring up the touch screen keyboard, but it is hard to type long texts. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Quickbooks cannot print requires Microsoft XPS Document Writer in Windows 10

I had used the QuickBooks Pro Plus 2015 in Windows 8.1 and it worked fine on my Surface Pro 4. After I upgrade the tablet to Windows 10 v1803 with the recent software updates, I am unable to save invoices and estimates to pdf files. From the printer menu, the XPS Document Writer is missing and can not be an option. I go through the Microsoft site and get a driver, but it is not compatible with current system. How can I resolve the Quickbooks problem? Continue reading

High CPU usage Service Host Windows Event Log in Windows 10

My Windows 10 system becomes slowly on my Surface pro 3 after applied the recent updates. I open the task manager and the Service Host: Windows Event Log uses the high CPU utilization. I also notice the consumption of. memory keeps growing all the time. Within the event viewer, it generates thousands of identical copies of event. They are the same contents (Source: EvntAgnt, Event ID: 3007 Level: Warning). The logger flushes the disk and takes maximum log size. How can I resolve the problem on my tablet? Continue reading

Apps not working access control entry is corrupt in Windows 10

I had created only a local account with admin right in my Windows 7 computer. After upgraded the PC to Windows 10 Pro 1709 version successfully, I could not save things to programs folder in D driver, while the Calculator and 3d Paint apps are not allowed to run. It seems that the current account lacks of some permissions. When I try to add the read and write through the advanced security settings, it pops up the error message “This access control entry is corrupt. Delete it and create a new one“. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Windows 10 explorer.exe the data area passed to a system call is too small

I have setup the OneDrive and enabled the syncing feature in Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 4. Everything worked fine since the recent updates are applied. When I search for pdf in File Explorer and try to open it, a dialog box pops up “Explorer.exe error. The data area passed to a system call is too small“. Now I could not access those document. That also happen with some image files under a OneDrive folder. How can I resolve the problem on my tablet? Continue reading

File Explorer can’t preview email msg files on Windows 10

I have installed the latest version of Windows 10 Pro 64-bit on my Surface Pro 4. I used the Office365 ProPlus E3 version well, but now something runs into the strange problem. All email .msg files cannot be previewed in File Explorer anymore. They are stored in my Documents and Dropbox folders. I use the Outlook 2016 and it is set to the default mail client. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

OneDrive Failure We detected a different OneDrive folder in Windows 10

I had configured the onedrive folder in Windows 10 v1709 and everything worked fine on my Surface Pro 3. However, after applied the latest cumulative updates v1803, the software is broken. When I try to run it, OneDrive won’t start and pops up “We detected a different folder in C:\users\XXX\onedrive than was expected” message. It seems to be something wrong with redirected folders. How can I resolve the problem on my tablet? Continue reading

Install Microsoft Digital Image Suite on Windows 10

Microsoft Digital Image is a digital image editing program with full capabilities. I purchased the anniversary edition and used it frequently on my Windows 7 computer. However, after upgraded my PC to Windows 10 64-bit platform, it is not working at all. When I try to install Digital Image, the setup wizard prohibits, because the Internet Explorer 6 is not running. I don’t want to switch to another photo editing program. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading