How To change custom Taskbar Color in Windows 10 Creators Update

I had configured a solid black wallpaper as desktop background on my Surface Pro 3 tablet. And the taskbar was also black by default in Windows 10 Creators Update. Now I change to another wallpaper and that doesn’t looks nice at all, so I want to change the taskbar color to my own custom color to match it. Continue reading

Fix Windows Hello Isn’t Available On This Device on Windows 10 creator update

When I open the Settings app and go to the Sign-in options page, the Windows hello feature is not working and it displays the “Windows Hello isn’t available on this device.” error. Now I am unable to setup Windows Hello as advanced security for logging into system using facial recognition. How can I fix the issue on my Surface Pro 3 with Creator update? Continue reading

Fix Amazon assistant cannot uninstall in Windows 10 Creator update

I have upgraded my tablet to Windows 10 Creator update home version. After I reboot and login the system, the desktop keep popping up the Amazon assistant causes .dll error messages. If I try to open Amazon Assistant, it just runs install wizard and nothing else. Its extension also appears in Internet Explorer. Now I could not find a way to uninstall it completely because the related option is grayed out in the Settings app. Continue reading

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

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

Windows 10 creators update not enough space not recognize external drive

When I try to instal the latest Creators Update on my Surface Pro 3, the Windows 10 Update Assistant demands free 8GB on the primary OS drive and shows the error 0×80070070 not enough disc space message. The C: drive is limited and I could not free up more space. My D: drive has ample over 182gb, but the setup doesn’t has the ability to chose another drive. I attach an external storage device to my tablet and using Media Creation Tool method is still not working. Continue reading

L2TP/PPTP remote connection not working after Windows 10 Creators Update

I have created and setup a VPN client to appliance to secure connection to our company’s network and that worked fine base L2TP and PPTP server in Windows 10. After installed the Creators Update, it is not working at all and shows the Error 619 message: “A connection to the remote computer could not be established, so the port used for this connection was closed.” How can I resolve the problem. Continue reading