High definition audio headset not working After Windows 10 Creators update

Windows 10 played any sound with music and movie on my tablet’s built-in speakers and my headset well. After I receive the Creators update and install it, the speakers are set to default and I am unable to switch it. The troubleshooter reports that my 3.5mm jack headset is on unplugged status while the IDT High definition audio codec is not working. I install the latest version of audio driver and it doesn’t take effect. Any way to resolve the problem? Continue reading

Sync your settings grep out not working on Windows 10 Creators Update

I had logged in system using a work Microsoft Account in Windows 10 Enterprise edition with Anniversary Update (14393.969). My Surface Surface Pro 3 joined to the domain and the settings was syncing well. However, after upgraded to the Creators Update, my files are not uploaded to office 365 and all related features are disabled. I open the Settings app and go to Accounts, and the Sync your settings option is greyed out and shows a message “some windows features are only available if you are using a Microsoft account or work account“. Continue reading

How to fix blurry/small Font of Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

When I use the Microsoft Edge on my Surface Pro 4 running Windows 10, all text and general page sizes are too darn small to see. I don’t want to use the default typeface size and the browser lacks of an XL font size to choose from. There is also the same problem on my desktop computer with Creators Update installed. The Edge font is very blurry and low quality, so I have to use Chrome. How can I resolve the problem. Continue reading

How to share browsing session from Android/iPhone to Windows 10

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update brings the Continue on PC feature to make PCs and phones live in harmony. The Insider Preview (on the Fast ring) allows users to linking your smartphone to a PC, and synchronize your web browsing on the bigger screen by usual sharing option. It will add the capability of sharing files directly from your smartphone with taps. Continue reading

Fix Cannot open Task Manager after Windows 10 update

The Task Manager is not working at all after installed the recent Windows 10 Update on my Surface Pro 4. I press the control+alt+delete keys, or run it from the Start menu, the Task Manager is not opening and its icon appear on the task bar. Now I am unable to close the the programs which are no longer responding, or analyze the disk/network/memory usage on my tablet. Continue reading

How to play movie in Mini View while using other app in Windows 10 on Surface Pro

In the latest version of Android and iOS, users can pin the watching video in a corner of the screen while also navigating within or between apps on tablet and smartTV. Now Windows 10 also get the picture-in-picture (mini view) feature support, but it is limited to the Movies & TV, and Skype Preview apps for now. If you would like to watch a video while using another software or app on your Surface Pro 4 tablet or other computer, try the tips to enable the mode. Continue reading

Lagging/stutter Games Performance Tweak in Windows 10 Creators Update

I played the Overwatch and GTAV games well in high or ultra details on my Windows 10 computer. Then I install the Creators Update by the stand alone windows update tool. After applied that and rebooted the machine, the game becomes insane lag spikes on low details in every match, even crashing. The internet ping is solid 60ms with americas server, while the download speeds show 110mbps. How can I resolve the problem and get it normally? Continue reading

Edge extensions keep turning off from Unknown Sources on Windows 10

Windows 10 anniversary update add the extensions support for Microsoft Edge browser and allows you to install it from Windows app Store. If the extension is not available on Store, you can Enable extension developer features option in about:flags page and sideload its zip file offered on the developer’s website. It is helpful to use unsigned extension but I face the issue on my Surface Pro 4 tablet. Continue reading

Restore/Re-Open Active Windows and Programs on Windows 10 reboot

Mac OS X has the Resume feature to re-open apps, windows and tabs in the same state you left them after a restart event. It is very convenient to quickly continue resuming your work in case of a system update or others. But Windows 10 doesn’t offer such basic function and that always interrupt your work by unplanned reboot. Continue reading

Fix Windows 10 Media Creation Tool Error 0×80070456-0xA0019

With Microsoft’s Media Creation Tool, you can easily create a bootable CD or USB drive with the setup files to install Windows 10. After I grab the it and try to install the fall creators update, the software runs at 50% level and pops up the Error code: 0×80070456 – 0xA0019 message. It only creates a autorun.inf file on my 4Gb usb stick. I get the code 0×80070006 – 0xA0019 with the tool on other computer upgraded from Win7. Clean boot does not take effect. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading