Bug fix: “An unexpected error occurred” error message when making a purchase on the Steam Store

An unexpected error occurred

Every time you try to purchase in the Steam Store, you may receive an error message indicating that an unexpected error has occurred. This error message may prevent the user from purchasing important items in the Steam Store, and you may not be able to complete the purchase.

A detailed error message may look like this: An unexpected error has occurred. Your purchase cannot be completed. Please contact Steam Support.

Other Steam errors can prevent the user from launching games on Steam, but this error will prevent the user from purchasing from the service store completely. Here’s how to fix the Steam store error “Unexpected error occurred during purchase”. read more

Resolved: Windows Update KB4579311 crashes Explorer repeatedly when trying to log in

Windows 10 users are experiencing numerous problems installing the latest KB4579311 cumulative update, and those who manage to install it are reporting various bugs, including performance issues.

Microsoft released the Windows 10 cumulative update KB4579311 on Oct. 13, 2020, and since then users have been reporting problems installing the update, crashes, performance issues, and startup problems.

Because of the different hardware and drivers that Windows 10 runs on, there will always be issues when a new cumulative update is released, but the reports seem to increase with this particular update. read more

Fixed: Audio did not work after upgrading to Windows 10 version 2004 Update

When Microsoft found that some devices were not ready for Windows 10 version 2004, it moved them to a compatibility level. This is usually done to preserve the user experience.

However, avoiding Microsoft’s compatibility lock isn’t always a guarantee that a device won’t have compatibility issues with the Windows 10 May 2020 update. It’s a harsh reality that some users have to accept after the operating system has caused sound problems on their computers.

Complications with sound in Windows 10 2004 date back to a pre-release version of the operating system. A few months ago, a Windows insider said on Reddit that his system lost sound after upgrading to the beta version of Windows 10 2004. Now the affected machines had to be compatible with Windows 10 version 2004, so Microsoft offered them iOS first. read more