Software

How to Fix “NTLDR is Missing” Error

This is my comeback post. It’s been months since I last update my blog.  For my comeback post I will be discussing on how to you can easily fix the error “NTLDR is Missing”, The reason why I chose this for my first post after months of absence is that I encountered this error 3 times in the last two ... Read More »

How To Remove Duplicate or Incorrect Entry on XP Boot Menu

My college friend called me asking for some advice about the computer she inherited from his brother. She said that whenever she boots she is presented with two boot options. She was annoyed that she doesn’t have a choice but to hit the enter key or wait 30 seconds to open Windows. This issue has two ways to resolved one ... Read More »

How to Fix Windows Security Reporting Antivirus Programs

My friend recently uninstalled his two previous antivirus (McAfee and Norton). He said that after he completely uninstalled both AV’s, His Windows Security Center still reported that those programs are still installed on his machine. What I did first was to check if there is anything running on the background but could not find any traces of any of the ... Read More »

How to Fix “Internet Explorer cannot download filename from this particular webserver”

A client came to my shop asking why he can’t download any files on his computer using Internet Explorer. I check his computer and his browser, all web pages loaded fine, I can even check mails, I can pretty much do everything online. However, when I try to download a file I received a message stating “Internet Explorer cannot download ... Read More »

How to Diagnose DirectX on XP

If you want to make sure that your directx is running perfectly or you want to fix some 3D application problems then running a directx diagnostic is the best solution. To start the diagnostic, click on Start –> Run then type dxdiag If you are running the diagnostics for the first time it will then ask you for your permission ... Read More »

How to Solve Your XP Memory Low Problem

A friend of mine reach up to me and ask for some advice on how he can solve his memory low problem on his old Pentium 4 machine. When this problem appears he can’t use his computer, all he can do is close other programs or restart the computer which is very disturbing especially when you are in a middle ... Read More »

How to Repair Windows XP Without Formatting Your PC

When our system encounters an error we normally opt to choose to just format our disk and prepare another clean installation of Windows and all of our programs. But engaging to that process of bringing Windows back to life is a pain especially for beginners. But did you know that just repairing your Windows can spare you to those agony. ... Read More »

How to fix Access Denied Error when installing Windows XP SP3

This afternoon I came to visit my friend’s place. I saw him updating his computers to service pack 3. All went well expect for the thrid PC, he received an “Access Denied” error message. What I did to help him is to restore the permissions. This problem is common to people updating their XP service pack. Here is the step ... Read More »

How to Fix Stop Error 0x0000007E After Installing SP3

A friend of mine brought his computer to my repair shop. His problem was his computer was continuously rebooting after installing Windows XP Service Pack 3. The computer will start to reboot then give a BSOD (Blue Screen Of Death)  Stop Error for a second and reboot again. Booting normally  is impossible unless you do it on Safe Mode. This ... Read More »

How to fix “Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39)”

A client came to me this afternoon his problem was he cannot use his CD-ROM drive, He was unable to burn or even read CDs and his CD-ROM drive also did not show up on his My Computer. While I was fixing it I ran across this error “Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may ... Read More »