Windows 10 stuck at INACCESSIBLE BOOT DEVICE after KB4023057 update

My Surface Pro 3 has applied the Critical Update KB4023057 in Windows 10 Fall Creators update 1709 version. After I make changes with my current power plan and restart, the system runs into Operating System not Found and stuck at an Inaccessible Boot Drive error. It seems that the BIOS and boot settings get corrupted. I have never created restore points or backup files on tablet. Now I am unable to log into system to continue my office documents. How can I resolve the problem and get it working? Continue reading

Chrome/Firefox auto-opens after restart/reboot Windows 10 in Fall Creators Update

After I install the Fall Creators Update in Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 3 tablet, the system just runs into the strange problem. It happens every time I make a restarting or rebooting. The next time I login my desktop and the Chrome browser auto opens and recovers the latest web pages I visited. In the Task Manager, I end its process and nothing takes effect. How can I prevent it from needlessly booting? Continue reading

Windows 10 v1709 system image restore failed by Backup and Restore

The Backup and Restore feature is not working in Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 3 tablet. It just appears the error message “The system image restore failed.Error details: A Volume Shadow Copy Service component encountered an unexpected error. Check the Application event log for more information.(0×80042302)” The problem happens after I fresh install the fall Creators update 1709 version. I had used the built-in tool to create repair disk and store image resides on an external USB hard drive. However, I restore any the Win10 v1703 images, except the v1709. Any way to get rid of that? Continue reading

Setup Windows Hello not function on login after Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

I have done a fresh installation with Fall Creators Update on my Surface Pro 3 tablet. For security reason, I don’t want to type password on the login screen. So I open the Settings app and setup facial recognition for Windows Hello. However, I make a rebooting and get stuck on the welcome screen. The new feature is not working at all. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

How to setup App Access To Account Info and Libraries In Windows 10

In Windows 10, every account associates with a separate user profile in the location C:\Users\Your-User-name. Inside the folder, it stores all of the related data, such as the personal preferences, appData for Windows features and installed apps, Documents, Downloads and more. By default the system and apps can easily read those folder and many people are worrying about their Privacy data like name and picture. Continue reading

Enable Fn/Alt/Esc keys in touch keyboard with visible Taskbar in Windows 10

Windows 10′s virtual touch keyboard app includes a limited set of keys by default, and lacks of Function keys, Alt, Tab and Esc keys. If your tablet or laptop with touch screen input, you might find the taskbar also disappearing for that. The Fall Creators Update, known by “Redstone 3″, gets new features to resolve the problem, such as WordFlow to swipe through letters, Dictation, Text input by pen and more. Continue reading

Fix No Features to Install Optional Features in Windows 10

I have got the latest version of Windows 10 Pro on my Surface Pro 4, but could not find a way to apply the optional language pack or use the Openssh client. I open the Settings app, go to System > Manage Optional Features, and tap on the “Add a Feature” button. The screen interface just says “no features to install” message and I could not figure out how to fix the issue on my tablet. Continue reading

How to Enable Embedded Handwriting Panel and fix Greyed Out in Windows 10

By default you need to use a pen or stylus to write text on touch devices like Surface Pro tablet. Starting with Windows 10 Build 17074, it comes with a new embedded Handwriting panel to improves usability. You can use pen or your finger for scribbling text in any text field, then the handwriting panel converts it into typed editable text quickly. Continue reading

Calibrate Display For HDR video/game in Windows 10

HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE (HDR) is relatively well-established in the living room, but it is still undercooked with PC which has the limited hardware options. The NETFLIX can offer test Patterns to configure your HDR display and stream HDR video in the native app and in the Edge browser. Now the Windows 10 build 17063 also comes with a simple way to calibrate your display and optimize it for HDR videos and games. Continue reading

Fix NisSrv.exe High cpu/memory usage in Windows 10 Fall creator update

I have upgraded my Surface Pro 4 tablet to Windows 10 Fall creators update 1709 build. After I use the Edge browser to view webpage and open Email app, the system becomes slowly and sometime the UI is almost fully unresponsible. Within the Task Manager, I notice that the NisSrv.exe process/service takes up to 2Gb of a commit memory and eat with about 250 kb per second. To restore that normally, I have to make a reboot to get rid of this behavior but it will appear hours later. Is it a vrus? How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading