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[FIX] local music not showing up in Xbox music app

If you upgraded to Windows 8 and are using the Xbox music app, you may experience an issue where local music does not show up. This is most likely caused by your "old" (pre-upgrade) libraries not being included in Windows 8's search index.To fix this issue, go to search settings (Win-W hotkey) and type "indexing Read More

Prevent Windows 8 from Auto-Restarting on Update

Here is a quick fix to prevent Windows 8 from not restarting your computer automatically when it updates, download and run the following registry file:Download and run meContents of the registry file:"NoAutoRebootWithLoggedOnUsers"=dword:00000001Once you have successfully installed this file into your registry, reboot your computer and you should be free from rogue rebooting.As usual, a warning Read More

Fix Windows 7 Flash Crashing, Remote Desktop Issue

Fix Windows 7 Flash Crashing, Remote Desktop Issue

//If you have upgraded to the 32 or 64 bit versions of Windows 7, you may have noticed the following symptoms:Flash crashes all browsers except 32 bit Internet Explorer Remote Desktop stuck on "Configuring Remote Session" Games requiring sound crash Sound mixer hangs when you click on the volume controlThis is caused by an unpublished incompatibility between Read More

Explorer: Executable files won’t launch

Explorer: Executable files won’t launch

Recently, I have dealt with a few computers where malware had wrecked Windows Explorer's handling of executable files. Whenever you attempt to launch an executable file, you are told Windows doesn't know what to do with the file, sometimes being prompted to download the file you were trying to launch. Right-click the file linked here Read More