Fix Windows Store cache may be damaged after Windows 10 Anniversary Update

My Surface Pro 4 tablet run into app problem after installed the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. The Calendar, Weather, Outlook Mail live tiles are not updating and appear only blank content with a generic blue color. I pin a websites to the start menu and it is also not working and that happen with those like MSN News, Facebook and Twitter. I use the built-in Windows Store Apps troubleshooter to identify that and it reports“Windows Store cache may be damaged“ and I could not find a way to resolve the problem. Continue reading

Fix plugged in not charging battery after Windows 10 upgraded

After I upgraded my Surface Pro 3 to Windows 10 build 1607 from Windows 8.1, the charger was not working anymore and the screen displayed “plugged in, not charging” error. I replaced my power supply multiple times and that didn’t take any effect. So it was no way to full charge the tablet and I could not figure out how to fix the issue. Continue reading

How to enable Pause/Resume Windows Update Download in Windows 10 Creators Update

In Windows 10, you are able to make the updates installation outside of the active hours, but don’t have the choice to control when system download the updates. That keep all up to data but you might face the problem when in a poor or limited Internet connection. Now it is possible to pause the Windows Update download. According to a leaked build of Windows 10 14997, Creators Update allow users to defer updates by about months. Here is the how-to tutorial for that. Continue reading

Fix Outlook 2016 hang/stuck on Loading Profile screen and not opening

I have created and setup my IMAP email account in Outlook 2013 version on Windows 10 Pro and it worked well. I upgrade it to Office 2016 successfully and then open a PDF file and get IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Stop Error screen, and that cause the system restart on my Surface Pro 4 tablet. When I try to launch Microsoft Outlook 2016 again, the desktop client is stuck at the Loading Profile stage in blue splash screen and doesn’t open itself. If I configure mail in Control Panel, it shows Windows Shell Common DLL is not responding error message. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix Surface Book screen detach not working/recognized

As the ultimate laptop, Surface Book tablet has a removable screen which allows users to safely detach from the keyboard and configure it as a portable clipboard or a creative canvas, and optionally reattach it to the base backwards. The first time I got my Surface book and disconnect the screen to switch it to tablet mode for hours. When battery is totally drained, I pit it in its reverse position to keep the battery life. However, it won’t unlock because the system won’t recognize that the display is attached. Running the Windows 10 doesn’t take any effects. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

How to stream/cast video from Windows 10 to Chromecast

If you have a normal old TV in your house, Google’s Chromecast device offers a simple way to stream media from your Windows 10 PC and turn it into an internet connected smart TV. With the latest update in Windows 10, Microsoft finally supports Chromecast and users are able to cast YouTube videos, Facebook photo albums or Pandora playlists from Microsoft Edge or other browser on your tablet, laptop, or desktop to any HD television with a Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV Stick or Roku. But there is a catch because your new favourite Netflix show is not supported. Continue reading

Fix Game DVR record not working in Windows 10 Xbox app

A built-in Xbox app is equipped in Windows 10 and its Game DVR is a considerate feature for recording gameplay video and others without addition software. However, when I tried this function with any game that uses Steam, it worked for about 11 seconds and then poped up error “There is nothing to record. Play some more and try again” message. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

How to Migrate/convert VirtualBox VM Machine to Hyper-V in Windows 10

The Windows 10 Pro edition has better performance than Home edition, and supports Hyper-V, Nested VMs and Bash Unix shell. If you have created and setup an Oracle VirtualBox virtual machine and would like to migrate existing one to Hyper-V, the problem is that Open Virtual Format is not supported by Hyper-V natively. To resolve it, you could convert them by the method and it work fine on my Surface Pro 4 tablet. Continue reading

Fix Pdf Office documents Preview Pane not working in Windows 10

When I clicked on any pdf, or Office doc or docx in File Explorer, the preview pane preview the file well without needing to open it in Windows 8. After my Surface Pro 3 installed Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Preview Pane is not working at all and show “this file can’t be previewed.” How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading