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 do I fix a Vizio remote control malfunction

Vizio remote control malfunction

It can be very frustrating trying to change channels on your Vizio TV using the remote and nothing happens. A Vizio remote can stop working for a variety of reasons, including battery problems in the device and even in the TV itself. You can usually get your Vizio remote working again with a little troubleshooting.

If your Vizio remote no longer works, it could be due to low batteries, a stuck TV sensor, a power mismatch between the remote and the TV, a dirty power source, a jammed remote control memory, or problems with the TV itself. read more