Troubleshooting a Slow and Lagging Windows 10 System

What’s the best way to speed up your computer when the system slows down and unresponsiveness and long boot times become the norm? Fixing lag problems on your computer may seem like a daunting task, but it’s not. Our guide will show you how to fix a slow and sluggish PC, with steps you can follow in a few minutes and get immediate and lasting results.

What are the causes of slow and sluggish Windows 10?

Damaged or insufficient RAM: Damaged or insufficient RAM can affect computer performance, cause random reboots, blue screens, etc. If the RAM is damaged or defective, the system memory cannot process processes and services properly. This causes your computer to slow down. read more

How to Resolve: MS Outlook ‘The current mail client cannot fulfill the messaging request’ Error Message

Some users who have set Outlook as the default email client sometimes get the following common error message – Either there is no default email client or the current email client cannot respond to the message request, Please run Microsoft Outlook and set it as the default email client when trying to perform an email related action on their Windows 10 PC. In this article, we will explain the varieties of this error message, identify the cause, and then suggest a possible solution to mitigate this problem. read more

How to Repair ERR_CONNECTION_RESET on Windows 10

If you get the ERR_CONNECTION_RESET message when you browse some websites in Chrome, it means that the browser is unable to establish a stable connection or at all to the website you want to open. While some websites open without any problems, others give this error. In this article, you will learn how to fix error 101, ERR CONNECTION RESET, Connection Reset Error in the Google Chrome browser on Windows 11/10/8/7.

Connection reset means that the data received from your partner computer, in this case, you, cannot be processed. If you see this error message, you will also see the message below: read more

How to Resolve: Channel Surround Sound Not Working on Windows 10

When you upgrade to the latest version of Windows 10, you may run into compatibility issues and problems, usually with previous version drivers, because these drivers are specifically designed for the previous version of Windows 10.

This is when you may encounter an issue where 5.1 surround sound does not work on your Windows 10 computer. In this case, you can only hear the sound through the front speakers, but not through the rear speakers. However, we have some solutions for you that can solve this problem. Let’s take a look at how. read more

Troubleshooting: ISDone.dll is Missing Error Message

To provide better graphics and a faster gaming experience, most games today, such as Call of Duty and Red Dead Redemption, require a lot of memory to run. As a result, sometimes you can’t install large game files on your PC due to a lack of RAM or hard drive space.

Therefore, if you run a game or program where this kind of error occurs, try to solve it in one of the ways described below.

What causes ISDone.dll to disappear?

The “isdone.dll” error occurs when your computer’s registry is damaged or destroyed. The error occurs because your computer cannot find the DLL file, which may be corrupted or deleted. Another reason for the ‘isdone.dll’ error may be that your computer does not have enough memory to store the file. read more

How to Repair OneNote Error “Invalid Notebook Name” in Windows 10

Users can create different notebooks and tag them directly in the OneNote app and save everything to the cloud in real-time. This gives users the ability to create and edit any notes they want. Recently, however, there have been several reports of the desktop version of the OneNote app giving an “Invalid Notebook Name” error when users try to create a new notebook.

There are a number of reasons why this might be the case, and we’ll look at them in this article.

What causes the OneNote error “Wrong notebook name”?

  • We researched this problem and found that this error can occur for a number of reasons, including an outdated version of OneNote and improper installation of OneNote.
  • If OneNote is outdated on your device, this could be the cause of the error. The latest updates offer additional features and bug fixes. Installing these updates can help you fix the error.
  • Another common cause of this error is the improper installation of OneNote on your computer.

How to resolve the OneNote error “Invalid notebook name”?


Restore the OneNote application

  1. Open the Run dialog box.
  2. Type appwiz.cpl and press Enter.
  3. Search for Microsoft Office.
  4. Right-click on it.
  5. Click Edit.
  6. Select Quick repair.
  7. Click Restore.
  8. Reboot your computer.
  9. If the quick fix doesn’t work, follow the same procedure, but select Repair Online.
  10. Reboot your computer and see if the error persists.

Stop the OneNote application process in Task Manager

  1. Close the Microsoft OneNote application first.
  2. On a Windows 10 computer, launch Task Manager.
  3. Click the Processes tab.
  4. Find Microsoft OneNote and select it.
  5. Click the End Task button.
  6. On a Mac, click the Apple menu.
  7. Click the Force Quit section.
  8. Select Microsoft OneNote.
  9. Click the Force Quit button.

Completely shutting down the app from the Windows 10 Task Manager removes errors that could interrupt your workflow. read more

How to Repair System Restore Point Error Code 0x80042308 in Windows 10 PC

System recovery is a widely used recovery method for Windows users. If there is a sudden problem with your Windows operating system, System Restore allows you to return your operating system to its last working state. But what to do if you can’t create a system restore point at all? This article discusses such a problem when Windows cannot create a system restore point.

When you create a system restore point manually, you may get the following error message:

The restore point could not be created for the following reason:
The specified object was not found. (0x80042308)
Please try again. read more

Troubleshooting DirectDraw Error on Windows 10 Legacy Games

If you got an error with DirectDraw as the keyword in its description, you probably tried to run a certain app or game. Other users have also complained that their games don’t open because of DirectDraw errors. So the problem you encountered is not really an exception.

DirectDraw is a DirectX component used by most games and advanced graphics programs in Windows. To be honest, DirectX errors vary greatly. So it makes sense that the messages or descriptions informing you of problems might be different. Messages that affect DirectDraw are usually as follows: read more

How to Solve Error 0x8007016a “Cloud File Provider is not Working” on Windows 10

OneDrive error 0x8007016A, Cloud file provider is not working is one of the cases Unexpected error message cannot copy file when trying to delete or move/copy folders or files located in OneDrive folder. In this post, we will identify the possible causes and suggest the best solutions for this problem.

What causes the error 0x8007016a?

Error 0x8007016A is usually caused by an existing Microsoft Office package on your computer. When the problem occurs, users may not be able to use certain features and functions of Microsoft Office, such as cut, copy and paste. read more

How to Repair .Docx Files Not Showing Word Icon on Windows 10

It is very easy to identify the type of file by looking at its icon. This feature helps users quickly identify the right file type from a stack of different file types. If the Word icon does not appear for .doc or .docx files on your computer, this is very problematic for you. To solve the problem, follow these step-by-step solutions and you will see a normal Word icon on .doc and .docx file types.

Why do .docx files not display the Word icon?

This type of problem is usually caused by a conflict with the default program settings in Windows, so you do not see the Microsoft Word icon on .docx files. So, if you suddenly find that the Microsoft Word icon is empty or missing and not displaying properly on Office .doc and .docx document files on your Windows 10 computer, you can try the possible solutions listed below. read more