How to Fix: `Cannot Open File for Writing` in VLC Media Player

Did you encounter an error opening a file for recording while installing VLC Media Player? Have you tried restarting your computer but the problem persists? In this guide, you will find several troubleshooting methods that you can use to solve the problem.

VLC is a free open-source media player that also supports audio and video compression. It plays most media files and has various streaming protocols. However, many users encounter bugs when installing VLC on desktop devices.

It can be quite frustrating to encounter some problems when you haven’t even installed or updated the VLC app. Let’s take a look at why this error occurs and find some solutions. read more

How to Repair: Microsoft Teams Installation Issues on Windows 10

Microsoft Teams was launched in 2017 as unified communication and collaboration platform that helps businesses and organizations achieve their goals. Microsoft leveraged the company’s existing Office software expertise and created a unified experience with Teams, Office 365, and Skype for Business.

However, as with any software, things don’t always go as planned. If you’re having problems with Microsoft Teams, here’s how to fix Microsoft Teams installation issues.

What causes problems with Microsoft Teams installation?

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How to Repair: CMUSBDAC.sys Blue Screen of Death in Windows 10

How to Repair: CMUSBDAC.sys Blue Screen of Death in Windows 10

CMUSBDAC.sys SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED is a member of the BSOD error family that has been affecting users for some time. While this bug has been around for a long time, it became more common after installing the cumulative update KB4016635 in Windows 10. This guide explains what this error is and how to deal with it with effective solutions that will allow you to regain full control of your system.

What causes cmusbdac.sys bluescreen error? How to fix cmusbdac.sys crash? In this Windows Bulletin post, you will learn how to fix cmusbdac.sys BSOD. read more

Repair: Galaxy Buds Can’t Connect to Windows

Repair: Galaxy Buds Can't Connect to Windows

Samsung Galaxy Buds are not the best wireless headphones on the market. Sure, they got better with the Buds plus update, but I personally haven’t had a good experience with them. I also use them a lot on my PC. In this article, I will show you how to connect Samsung headphones to your laptop via Bluetooth.

The first thing I noticed about my Galaxy Buds was that the volume was too low. Especially when I used them outside, I could barely hear the music playing. I even had problems with the Buds’ microphone, which seems to have been solved with software updates, and I solved the low volume problem by using larger headphones. read more

Solution: Bluetooth is connected but cannot hear calls on your phone app

It is possible that the phone application cannot transmit calls to your Bluetooth headset unless it is set as the default audio device. Alternatively, this error may be caused by a damaged audio speaker. The problem occurs when a user tries to use a Bluetooth headset with the Your Phone app, but cannot answer a call or hear other people.

Before proceeding with solutions, note that Bluetooth headsets are not yet fully supported by the Your Phone app. Also, check to see if rebooting the devices solves the problem. Also, check that your phone/PC is not paired with another device and that no third-party apps have been used to connect devices via Bluetooth. Also, check that none of the devices are in power save mode. Also, make sure that the “Your Phone” app has access to notifications on the phone and is running in the background on the PC/phone. read more

How do I fix the Zoom microphone problem in Windows 10

Are you in an online meeting with Zoom, but find that your microphone is not working and your teammates can’t hear you at all? Are you wondering what’s wrong with the microphone or audio in the Zoom app on your computer? Find out the answer in this post, where we explain how to fix Zoom’s microphone not working on your Windows 10 computer.

Many Zoom users manage to get their microphone working with the following fixes. Audio plays an important role in long-distance calls and video conferencing. Today, with nearly half the world’s population working remotely because of the COVID-19 pandemic, if the system stops working for someone, all hell breaks loose. You don’t have to try them all, just go down the list until you find one that solves your problem. read more