How to Fix Windows 10 Fall Creator Update 1709 errors

Symptoms Windows 10 of any version is repeatedly failing to install available updates with error messages and codes that may be different depending on particular update or the stage at which it is failing to install. Error Message may read like the one I received below: Windows failed to install the following update with error… Continue Reading »

How to Find Emails between Date Range in Outlook

Problem Summary: You may have accumulated huge amount of emails in Microsoft Outlook as you file, organise and keep correspondences over several years Outlook. Some of us are better organised than others, and if you have like me that lump most emails together in a single folder, it can be a nightmare to find specific… Continue Reading »

Devices and Printers Option in Windows 7 is Blank, Hangs and Empty

Symptom Your printers, scanners and other devices are correctly installed, but when you open your “Devices and Printers” in Windows 7, it is blank – all devices and printers are missing. It may take some time to open, or hang in the process, and eventually return an empty window. This issue has been observed mainly… Continue Reading »

How to Copy Your Outlook PST Folder Structure to a New File

Problem Summary You want to create a new Outlook pst file that has the same folder structure as your current pst file, either because your personal folder is now too big, or you just want to start working with a new pst file. The Fix The solution I describe, while not a standard method in… Continue Reading »

Why Google Chrome Font is in Italics and How to Fix it

Problem Summary If you suddenly find that your Google Chrome font is now displaying in italics, did you panic like I did? I must admit that I freaked out, thinking that I had a virus or have been hacked.  My worry was even heightened when I tried Internet Explorer and webpages were displaying fine.  But… Continue Reading »

How To Fix Limited Or No Connectivity Errors in Windows

Problem Summary: When your computer or laptop is connecting to a wireless or wired connection, Windows displays a Limited or No Connectivity error message. Resolution: How to fix the limited or no connectivity error on wireless or wired connection – Steps are based on Windows XP. Option 1 1) Click Start, then Settings 2) Select… Continue Reading »

My Inbox Folder Disappeared in iPhone

Problem Summary: Your “inbox” in iPhone Mail application suddenly disappeared. New emails still download, but you cannot see them. The first thing that comes to your mind is that you may have accidentally deleted your whole inbox folder instead of an email. But that is not the case, the inbox is still there in iPhone… Continue Reading »

Calls Going Straight to Voicemail – iPhones 4, 5 and 6

Problem Summary: Calls are diverting straight to your voicemail without your phone ringing, even when you hold the phone  in your hand, or place it nearby when expecting a call. This problem can be random and intermittent as some calls may ring and come through, but majority of calls to phones with this problem goes… Continue Reading »

Vodafone Mobile Device not Detected – Windows 7

Problem When you install Vodafone mobile connect K3760 pay as you go modem on Window 7, the USB dongle may not install fully. The device is not available when you open the Vodafone Mobile Connect software. Fix for Vodafone K3760 missing device 1) Attach the Vodafone K3760 USB modem to your PC.  Make sure it… Continue Reading »

Wireless Zero Configuration (WZC) Service Not Starting

Wireless Zero Configuration (WZC) Service Not Starting Your Windows wireless connection is not working, and the Wireless Zero Configuratin Service (WZC) is not starting even though it is set to automatic in Computer Management’s Services and Applications setup options. Your may also receive the error message below when starting wireless zero configuration service: “Could not… Continue Reading »