How to Setup Automatic Disk Cleanup in Windows 10 Creators Update

The Redstone 2 Insiders build has tested a new Storage Sense feature and we are not sure it will be available in the final Windows 10 Creators Update. It can help user easily get automatic disk cleanup function to free up disk space on your Surface Pro tablet or computer, without Task Scheduler. It keeps your system running smooth and here are the how-to tutorials Continue reading

Fix cannot install Quicken and TurboTax in Windows 10

If you have tried to get Turbo Tax to install by CD disk or downloaded the setup file from official website in a Windows 10 new PC, the software will not be working and nothing happens, even by compatibility settings. Because the Turbo Tax 2013 and 2014 version do not support the new OS, and the only way is to install it already in Win 8.1 and then upgrade your device to new OS. However, I face another problem while I am also unable to install Quicken 2017 and TurboTax 2016 on Surface Pro 4 after installed the Windows 10 Creators Update. Continue reading

Cannot Delete huge Temporary Files in Windows 10 Setting app

If your Windows 10 hard drive feel a little crowded lately, that may be a lot of Temporary Files on hard disk. Those files are used to manage app processes, document editing, various printing tasks, and system delete them automatically while sometimes they hang on. By default you could get rid of them by this way. Open the Setting app, go to System > Storage, select This PC, check all boxes and click Remove files button. However, I try that on my Surface Pro 4 and it shows about 16GB side and doesn’t perform any deletion operation while my C driver get full day by day. Continue reading

No sound Speakers/Headphones Device in Use after Windows 10 Creators Update

I could enjoy movie and music well on my Surface Pro 4. After the tablet is installed the Windows 10 Creators Update, the sound just stops working, no matter with built-in Speakers or Headphones. When I open the playback devices menu and make test on the default player, it pops up the Device in use with “this device is being used by another application please close any devices that are playing audio to this device and try again ” message. All related drivers (IDT High Definition Audio) are up-to-date. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Surface Book touch screen stop working/responding after login Windows 10

My Surface Book has downloaded and installed the last round of firmware through automatics updates in Windows 10, and now the touch screen just stop working after I log into system. But it works on UEFI and on the boot screen by pressing volume up and power buttons. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Enable Game Mode and setup game bar in Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows 10 build 15019 now roll out to Insiders on PC with Game mode for improving your playing game’s quality and performance. The Creators Update includes a new dedicated Settings section named Gaming and this new controls are visible for managing the Game Mode, Game Bar, DVR and Broadcasting currently. The new feature suppress the system processes and other apps from using too many CPU, RAM, and GPU resources while user are playing the primary video game. Continue reading

Windows 10 Cannot start your camera error code 0xA00F4246

When I use Skype Preview app to make video call with my friend in Windows 10, it pops up a error message “Can’t start your camera. If you’re sure the camera is connected and installed properly, try checking for updated drivers. If you need it, here’s the error code: 0xA00F4246 (0x887A0004)”. That also effects the stock Camera application and causes it fail to access. How can I fix the issue on my Surface Pro 3 tablet. Continue reading

How to remove Spotify Overlay banner on Windows 10/8

I had installed the Spotify 1.0.41.375 version on my Surface Pro 4 tablet running Windows 10 Pro. When I changes the level of volume by keyboard or a song with Spotify, a huge notification will pop up in left corner of my desktop. It includes a banner for displaying the current playing music along with media controls button. That covers almost half of the screen and stays for about 10 seconds. How can I turn it off to get rid of that? Continue reading

Microsoft Security Client Error 0×80070426 after Windows 10 Anniversary Edition

After I upgraded my computer from Windows 7 to Windows 10 Anniversary Edition and logged into the system, it kept popping up an error message “Microsoft Security Client An error has occured in the program during initialization. If this problem continues, please contact your system administrator. Error code: 0×80070426.” on startup. That also happened with rebooting and doing power-cycle didn’t take any effect. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

How to safely disconnect USB Flash drive in tablet mode on Windows 10

Many users are annoying the all-or-nothing Start screen in Windows 8, so Microsoft bring the tablet mode in Windows 10 to resolve the problem. When you detach the Surface Pro tablet from its s docking station or base, it should activate automatically to get full screen Start menu as do Windows Store apps and Settings, while the Desktop becomes unavailable. However, that also cause something wrong with my flash drive, if I don’t want to switch desktop mode. Continue reading