How to enable Near Share to transfer files in Windows 10 Creators Update

The Photos apps for Apple MAc OS X and iOS include a simple way to instantly share photos and videos, even without an Internet connection, and there is no file size limit, no third-part software to install. Microsoft is working on a brand new Share UI for Windows 10 Creators Update and might copy Apple’s AirDrop Feature with Near Share capabilities. When you share something from within an app, a native UI for WiFi-direct shearing sits in the middle of the screen for you to do that. At this moment Near Share will only work with Windows devices, and doesn’t require configuring a network. Here are the how-to tutorials on Surface Pro tablet and computer. Continue reading

How to change to 32/16-bit color depth in Windows 10 and 8.1

I have upgraded my Windows 7 laptop with AMD Radeon HD 7640G and 7670M dual graphics 1 GB to Windows 10 pro successfully. After I log into the system, the screen keeps blinking with horizontal lines and it seems that the device does not handle 32-bit color completely. I had installed the latest version of graphics card driver and check the settings but still can not find the options to change the color back to 16-bit color depth. Continue reading

Windows 10 Edge There Is A Problem With This Website’s Security Certificate

When I open a secure webpage in Windows 10 on my Surface pro 4, the Microsoft Edge just displays the “There is a problem with this website’s security certificate” error and doesn’t allow to load the contents. But I am able to access it on my smartphone, so the website’s certificate is installed correctly and match its web ip address. Then I use other https website and also get the same message and can not figure out how to resolve it. Continue reading

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

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

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

Minimal Hardware Requirements of Microsoft VR Headset in Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft is starting its 2D to 3D journey and want users to move around a 3D world as naturally. The Windows 10 Creators Update brings 3D function to a number of classic Windows programs such as Paint and Office PowerPoint, and also bundles VR and AR supported with new virtual reality headsets. To run Virtual Reality (VR) software platform known as Windows Holographic on the tablet or computer, you need to check if all components of a device is working for that. Continue reading