How to disable active monitoring in CCleaner Free

In the current CCleaner 5.45 version of Piriform/Avast, it is difficult to disable active monitoring. This caused angry public reactions about the malfunction of the’Active Monitoring’ function. Even if you try to disable it via CCleaner Settings > Monitoring, it will start monitoring again on restart.

Active Monitoring allows CCleaner Free to monitor your installation for updates or new versions in the background, so you don’t have to worry about staying up to date. If you prefer CCleaner not to monitor your system, you can disable active monitoring by following the steps above. read more

iCloud photos that are not downloaded or displayed under Windows 10

iCloud seems to be the ideal way to share and view your photos stored on Apple devices. The same can be downloaded from the iCloud Photo Library/My Photo Stream and stored on a Windows PC. However, an error can occur halfway through the process, preventing you from completing the task. If you’ve been constantly bothered by this problem, don’t get angry! Read on to find a permanent solution to this problem.

iCloud photos not downloaded under Windows 10

Here are some solutions you can try!

1: Configure iCloud Photos

If iCloud is installed on your PC, check the’Photo Options’ window to see if you have configured iCloud Photos correctly to upload your photos. read more

Windows 10 connects to these websites after a new installation

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The following end point is used to download applications from the Microsoft Store.

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  • The following terminals allow connections to Windows Update, Microsoft Update and online shop services.

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The following end point is used for content control.

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How to center the system tray icons on Windows 10

On Windows 10, the taskbar icons are left aligned by default. We have all experienced this practice for a long time. However, some Windows users want to center the icons on the taskbar. You can use a free launcher or dock, but you can also follow the tip described in this article. This placement is similar to macOS doc, which is located at the bottom center of the screen and is very convenient for accessing favorite or frequently used applications.

As you probably already know, Windows 10 makes it easy to change the alignment of icons on the taskbar. You can also use third-party tools to change the default icon alignment in the center of the taskbar. If you want to center the system tray icons in Windows 10, here is a step-by-step guide to making the change. read more

A VB script DLL file could not be saved under Windows 10/8/7

If you open Outlook 20016 or another program on your Windows 10/8/7 PC, you will receive a message – Registration failure of a VB Script DLL. Install or run Regsvr32.exe Vbscript.dll for self-registration; then this message may help. To solve this problem, you must re-save the file vbscript.dll.

Saving a failed VB DLL script

In the WinX menu, open the command prompt as administrator, type the following and press Enter :

regsvr32. exe vbscript.dll

The affected DLL file will be rewritten using the Windows OS tool regsvr32.exe. The Regsvr32 read more

Different types of Windows updates

If you have ever used a Windows device, you may have encountered frequent updates just before turning off your computer. Sometimes your device will ask you to install important updates. Then there are six annual feature updates, which are also essential ! What are all these Windows Updates? What is the difference between different types of Windows updates? Let’s take a look at it. First let’s check the difference between Windows updates and Microsoft updates.

Windows Updates vs. Microsoft Updates

Windows Updates refers to updates and service packs available for Windows operating systems. Microsoft, as a software giant, also updates its other products such as Microsoft Office, Microsoft OneDrive and other such products. All updates that apply to the entire operating system, MS Office, OneDrive, and other things like games, etc. are called Microsoft Updates. Updates that only apply to the operating system are Windows updates. You can say that Windows Update is a subset of Microsoft Updates. read more

More information on Windows 10 Update Rate

It’s been years since Microsoft released the patch on Tuesday. Every second Tuesday of the month, Microsoft releases updates and bug fixes. John Wilcox of Microsoft recently published a detailed blog post on the Windows 10 update service cadence. This blog post will help you understand the context of Microsoft’s update policy.

Updates published on the second Tuesday of each month are the most important and important of all monthly updates and are the only ones to include new security fixes read more

Restoring the previous version of Windows – Shutdown or looping

Often, when the Windows 10 update fails, it attempts to restore the previous version of Windows to return a working Windows 10 PC to you. Although it works most of the time, it is unfortunately a nightmare for any Windows user to stay hooked to this screen or be in an endless restart loop with the message -”Restoring your previous version of Windows‘. The worst part is that restarting the windows during recovery can cause a permanent failure of the PC. What I will always suggest to you is to wait a long time (maybe 3-4 hours) to see if it will do itself. Sometimes the process is blocked, but in the end, it works. But if you’ve waited long enough, let’s take a look at your options. read more

Windows 10 hard disk management does not work

Windows 10 Disk Management is an integrated function that provides a user interface for hard disk partition management for PC administrators. Often you need to resize, merge or reduce the hard disk partition and so on. This is where the disk management tool comes in. Since the command line interface can be confusing and risky for the same thing, it becomes a big problem if this tool stops working. We have seen reports that Windows 10 Disk Management does not work, does not load or does not respond, and in this post, we will share possible solutions for the same thing. read more

HID compatible touch screen driver missing & is no longer available in the device manager

If for some reason you disabled the touch screen on your Windows PC because it did not work with the installed version of Windows 10, and later find that it cannot be enabled, it will certainly be disappointing. Windows 8.1 was not really as good as Windows 10 when it came to tactile experience. Windows 10 has a solid integration for touch and accessories like a digital pen. Although the usual way to disable and enable via Human Interface Device or HID under Device Manager is when the HID compatible touch screen is no longer available in the Device Manager, this is the solution. read more