Software

Where to find the Weather Channel on DirecTV on your PC and on your TV

DirecTV and The Weather Channel are two of the most popular services in the audio-visual industry in the U.S., since they are both the most complete in their own field. DirecTV distributes a large number of channels to its clients, while the Weather Channel offers the largest and most qualitative information to TV viewers. But where can you find the Weather Channel on DirecTV, on your PC? Below you will find the answer to that question and why there is some confusion about the subject. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Software

Best Word Processors for Chromebook

According to the work we do, we use different software. However, most of us will end up working on a word processor on a regular basis, or at least when we need to prepare an official document or a letter to send out. This is why we all need to install one on our computer. In this article, we will present you with the best solutions, when it comes to word processors for your Chromebook. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Software

How to Delete or add Thumbnail Direct Links on Google Chrome Homepage

There are a few various web browsers used to navigate on the internet. However, the most popular one is Google Chrome, partly because everyone knows the Google name and also for the fact that it uses the Google search engine by default, which is the most popular way to find what you are looking for on the web. But one of the things Google Chrome does automatically is keep the pages you visit the most and places them as thumbnails on your home page. Here is how you can change them if you want. (more…)

By Jack F., ago
Software

What is Openload Stream Authorization and How to Fix Errors

Many people today are using the Kodi app to stream movies and TV series in order to avoid the cost of subscribing to many different internet streaming platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney and others. However, the developers and consumers using the Kodi app are under fire by regulators and telecommunication companies regarding the rights of these shows. Sometimes, it is difficult to connect to Openload stream because of this as you get an error message. Here is the explanation on how to solve this. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Software

Raindar not Working? There Are Other Options

The Raindar app was really appreciated by its users. Before going out, they would check the weather at the location where they were heading, through radar images made available by Google maps. It gave them a precise idea of the conditions they would face throughout their trip, so that they could prepare by bringing an umbrella and an extra shirt, if need be. That is why Raindar for PC and the Raindar app were so popular. But there are other options… (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Software

The Different Types of Errors in Computer Programming

Anyone creating a program, whether they are just starting at this job or have a lot of experience, will come across errors in their programming, which they will have to solve. Naturally, those who have been coding for years will minimize them, while the beginners are at risk of finding themselves having to solve many programming errors. But such is the nature of this work and getting to discover all the errors in a program will always be the hardest part of the life of a computer programmer. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Non classé

How to Fix a Cable Chewed by a Mouse or a Rat

Today, our pets vary from dogs and cats to geckos and mice. If you have chosen the latter, it is quite possible that it loves eating your cables. Don’t worry, you are not alone. Cat owners will tell you that some of them also do the same. Question is: How can you fix these cables if you don’t want to have to buy new ones all the time? (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Laptops & Notebooks

What if your computer, mobile or PC breaks down during the lockdown?

If we thought we were dependant on our phones and computers before the coronavirus pandemic happened, imagine now? To some of us, it kept us working while others had to go on temporary unemployment and to most of us, it kept us sane throughout this long period of lockdown by watching movies, playing online and talking with friends and families. But what if it broke? (more…)

By Jack F., ago
Maintenance

Automatic Repair Couldn’t Repair your PC: How to Survive This?

Is there anything worse than having your computer telling you it can’t repair itself? Most probably, but in a world where we are so dependant upon our computers, reading “Automatic Repair couldn’t repair your PC” will always be a cause for anxiety. When Windows will fail to boot (including the latest versions), the next thing it will do is launch its built-in tool “Automatic Repair” to try and repair itself. But that might not work and that’s when it tells you the bad news… So, what should you do then? (more…)

By Jack F., ago
Software

How to Fix Hulu Playback Failure?

Of the many streaming and obtainable on-line services, Hulu happens to be one of the widely accepted and easily recognizable services. It currently boasts of large subscriber numbers with many web users opting to stream content via its platform. The main reason why many users love it is because of its massive wealth of varying video streaming options. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Hardware

What are computer ram ddr1, ddr2, ddr3… and how to identify them?

Identifying the Random Access Memory is not difficult. In general, there are three common types: DDR1, DDR2, and DDR3. To identify them physically is not difficult. You simply need to define the distance of Notch, as well as the intergrated chip (IC) type. But first, you need to confirm that is indeed DDR1, DDR2, or DDR3 and not one of the SDRAM. Keep the chip’s front facing you and look at the DDR Notch. The notch will vary in the DRR. (more…)

By Jack F., ago
Software

How to Fix a “DNS Server Not Responding” Problem

Ever tried to access the internet and instead of seeing a search engine's window you see the error message, "DNS Server is Not Responding"? For many people, such a message sounds like a foreign language, have no solution, and most do not know what a DNS is in the first place. When a Domain Name Server (DNS) is not responding, you will not be able to access the internet. This problem can be solved by following easy steps. First, let us look at why a DNS would have an issue. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago
Maintenance

Common Causes And Solutions Of Computer Shutting Down By Itself Unexpectedly

If you are part of the people who have already asked themselves "Why does my PC shut off randomly by itself?", we guess that you face the issue quite frequently. This can be caused by many reasons but the symptom is always the same: your Windows computer keeps switching off on its own, automatically and for no reason, and obviously without restarting. Overheating, viruses, software crash, hardware malfunction, blue screen... Let's review the main causes and fixes that can create this problem. (more…)

By Gillian V., ago