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How to Switch Office 365 Home to Personal or University

How to Switch Office 365 Home to Personal or University


How to Switch Office 365 Home to Personal or University - The switching between Office 365 subscriptions are possible but we must judge before we switch. In this article we will emphasis about how to switch between Office 365 Home to Office 365 Personal and Office 365 Home to Office 365 University. Although a no of features are associated with Office 365 Home like Office can be shared with more people in case of Office 365 Home, but it can't be possible in case of other subscriptions. So be ready for downgrading. Now one thing is very important while switching products i.e. Product key. The switching is done either through Product key or without product key. The procedure or steps to switch products with or without product key is given below.


Procedure to Switch Office 365 Home to Office 365 Personal using a product key.


        Step 1 – At the time of purchasing the product you get a physical box or card. Look there for 25     …

How to Update MS Office All Versions

How to Update MS Office All Versions


How to Update MS Office All Versions - The MS Office user must ensure that Office installed on PC must be up to date in order to be with latest security updates and fixes. In this article we will focus on different – different procedures to update Office all versions such as Office 2016/ Office 2013/ Office 2010/ Office 2007.


Procedure to Update Office 2016


Step 1 – Open Office 2016 app – Example Office word. Then create a new document.


Step 2 – Now Go to File > Account (Office account in case on Outlook 2016)


Step 3 – Go to Product Information > select Update Options > Update Now.


Step 4 – When update is done, a message show in the screen as "You're up to date!" Close the window and check if installation done.


Procedure to Update Office 2013


Step 1 – Same as Office 2016, Create a new word document.


Step 2 – Go to File> Account


Step 3 – Under product information Select Update Options.


Step 4 – Click on "Enable updates" if t…

How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription

How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription


How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription - Microsoft Office 365 Home include three main subscriptions namely – Office 365 Home, Office 365 Personal and Office 365 University. In this article we focus on switching methods and basic knowledge regarding all the three subscriptions. If a user is happy with same type of subscription stay connected. Before switching to different Home subscriptions we must have the basic knowledge related to all the subscriptions.


Things to know before switching different Subscriptions



If a user have a free offer came with the PC



In such case the subscription is free for limited period of time. The user can switch easily through a wizard asking to choose a Subscription. The wizard show two options – One for staying with the existing subscription. Another for switching to another subscriptions. In case of switching the subscription will be used by only 1 PC or Mac or Tablet, you can't …

How to Switch Office 365 Home to Business Subscriptions

How to Switch Office 365 Home to Business Subscriptions


How to Switch Office 365 Home to Business Subscriptions - All Office users know that Home Subscription includes plan like Office 365 Home, Office 365 Personal and Office 365 University. If a user want to use the products or plans included in Business subscription we will help them a lot. Whatever may be the reason of changing products we must know the basic things before switching. In this article we emphasis on basis knowledge regarding both home and business plans. Below are few important properties included on both plans that make them different. How to Switch Office 365 Home to Business Subscriptions ?


What are the different between Home and Business Plans?



Home plan is licensed for home use whereas business plan licensed for business use.

Home, Personal and University works with a fixed number of users. But in case of Business plan you can purchase license upto 300 users which can be removed and added according to your use.

In ho…

Microsoft Office Install Error Code and Solution

Microsoft Office Install Error Code and Solution


Microsoft Office Install Error Code and Solution - Sometimes during installing Office on computer user experience an error on the screen which look like a number. The meaning of such number error can't be revealed by just seeing it. There are many errors in number code appears on the screen during installation of Microsoft Office. Each number code has its unique meaning regarding problem at the time of installation. In this article we will talk about such number code error and also about fixation technique.


Microsoft Office Number code Error Solution


Error 1 - Error Code 30068


This error can be resolved by following the step by step procedure given below.



Restart your computer and reinstall office. To know more how to Download and Install or reinstall Office on your PC follow the link.

Check if services.msc if disabled. Goto Start + R to open Run command > type services.msc > click Ok> Find Microsoft Office Click to Run Service o…

Error Message Displaying While Installing Office

Error Message Displaying While Installing Office


Error Message Displaying While Installing Office - During Installing Microsoft Office on Computer many types of written errors show on the screen which halt further installation process. Such errors might be seen like a number or some descriptive texts. We can't understand it by seeing the number or text. In this article we emphasis on such types of written error showing while installing Office.


Microsoft Office Install Error Messages and Fixation Process –


Here we will talk about error which are frequently seen on the screen while installing Office.


Error 1 – "…Another installation is in progress…" or error codes 0-1018 or 6-30015


This error occur due to Office install or update or uninstall process may be running on background. Check the windows system tray icon if any install process is already in progress and not completed. So in such case wait till the process ends. The simple check can be done by looking the active instal…

Microsoft Office Installation related Issues and Fixation

Microsoft Office Installation related Issues and Fixation


Microsoft Office Installation related Issues and Fixation - During Microsoft Office Installation many types of issues are seen that are focused in this article. We present before you some basic seen errors which occur during installation and also about fixing mechanism to solve such errors.


Microsoft Office Installation Issues and Counter Mechanism -




Issues - When KERNAL32.dll error seen during installation of Office – This error is generally seen when office run on Win XP and Window Vista. This error is caused because Office 2016 and Office 2013 do not support these versions of windows.

Fixation – Check that your Computer meet the minimum system requirements to install office. The user must use computer running Windows 7, Window 8 or Window 10; which meet the minimum requirement. If computer does not install the desktop version of Office, then try using Office Online in your computers (PC) computers browser.

Issues - When Install B…

How to Download and Install Microsoft Office on PC

How to Download and Install Microsoft Office on PC


How to Download and Install Microsoft Office on PC - Microsoft Office is a tool which is mostly used nowadays for writing article, creating a presentation; perform mathematical calculation, creating projects and many others. Due to such dependency people used to download and Install Office on their PCs. Sometimes during downloading or installing Office few issues occurred which must be fixed shortly to continue their work. This article is dedicated for such fixation of issues caused during downloading and Installation of MS Office. We generally use two type of MS office Products namely – Office for home and Office for business. In this article we will talk about how to download and install both products in simple and precise manner.


Procedure to Download and Install Office for home Product on PC



Quick Install

Go to www.office.com and then sign in.

Sign in with account you use with Office.

After signing in select Install Office.

Procedural In…

How to Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Window 10

How to Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Window 10


How to Stop Receiving Insider Builds in Window 10 - The insider builds for Window 10 is not so stable and remains longer on your system. On the other hand Production builds is more stable and remain longer than Insider Builds. So the question is when and why to opt insider builds on our PC. So the recommendation is to opt insider builds when your PC or Phone is using a production build. If your device is using a production build then there will be no loss of information.



How to Opt next production build

Wait for next build announcement. Use Feedback Hub app for such builds.

Check if your device is using a production build. For PC settings –

Select Start button and then settings followed by System > About and look for the build edition, version and build number.

Type winver on the search box or press Window logo key + R and then look for the build number.

If your are opting phone – Press and hold the start button, the settings > system &…

How to Create a System Restore Point in Window 10

How to Create a System Restore Point in Window 10


How to Create a System Restore Point in Window 10 - System Restore is a tool which allow user to revert their Computer's previous state to previous state in order to recover system malfunctions or computer related problems. Revert in terms of system files, windows registry and system settings of computer previous state. The user has to create a new restore point manually which tends to roll back to an existing restore point. The system restores backs up system files of extensions like .exe, .dll etc and save them for later recovery and use.


How to Create a System Restore Point


The system restore point is a great feature existing in window 10 operating system and is helpful when a user experience abnormality in computer operation. The new system works according to previous restore point settings. The procedure to create a restore point is illustrated below.


Step1 – Goto Taskbar and search for "Create a restore point".


Step2 – S…

Get Help with Quick Assist in Window 10

Get Help with Quick Assist App in Window 10


Get Help with Quick Assist in Window 10 - Quick Assist Application – An application which ensures remote connection between two computers in order to assist one another. Alternatively we can say that it ensure control over one-another computers. The app will be helpful during solving problems on computers. Quick Assist App enables two people to share a computer over remote connection so that one person can solve problems on other person's computer.


How Quick Assist app works?


When remote connection between two computers establishes, the person who seek help gets a code from the dedicated helper and then uses that code to give permission to the dedicated helper. The app works in two ways – To get help from others and to help someone else. Both properties are explained below one by one.



To get help from someone



Path & Procedure – Goto Start > Windows Accessories > Quick Assist > Select Get assistance and follow the instruction pro…

How to Create a Computer Recovery Drive

How to Create a Computer Recovery Drive


How to Create a Computer Recovery Drive - A Recovery drive is build to store a copy of data or information on a USB drive which is used at the time of Emergency when a PC does not Starts. The recovery drive is also helpful during troubleshoot and fixing problem with the PC. So creating a recovery drive will be boon for such problems occur in our PC. The steps to create a recovery drive are described below.



Type "Create a recovery drive" in search box on the taskbar of your PC. Select the option and enter admin password if asked.

Now select the option "Back up system files to the recovery drive" and click Next.

If all done, Connect a USB drive to your PC, Select it and Click Next.

After pressing Next, Click "Create" option for creating a copy of files in recovery drive.

This process might take a while to accomplish the task.

After all done, the screen will show you a message link "Delete the recovery partition from you…

How to Find Bitlocker Recovery Key

How to Find Bitlocker Recovery Key


How to Find Bitlocker Recovery Key - If a user forgot or misplaced saved Bitlocker recovery key, then this article will help him/her in a great way. Such key can be searched on places which are described below. Check out each step given below to find your Bitlocker Recovery key.


Ways or places where you can find Bitlocker Recovery key



You can check it on a printout you have saved earlier. Please check it on places where you keep your important papers.
Data stored on a USB Flash Drive. Plug the USF flash drive in your locked Computer and follow the instructions. In case if you have saved the key in the form of text file, use a different PC to read the text file.
You may search Bitlocker recovery key on your Microsoft Account.
You may get key in your Azure active Directory account – If you sign in with an Azure Active Directory Account, see the device info to get your Bitlocker recovery key.
If the above procedure does not work, then ask someone with admi…

Window 10 Safe mode & Other Startup Settings

Window 10 Safe mode & Other Startup Settings


Window 10 Safe mode & Other Startup Settings - The dedicated user who has window 10 Operating System in their PC must know more about startup settings and features related to settings. The user should also have knowledge about Safe mode present in window 10. To know more about basic and advanced startup settings user has to go through settings and through sign in screen mode. By using startup settings, the work became easier compared to earlier traditional ways.



Adjustment from Settings



To start windows in safe mode or other startup settings, user has to follow few steps which are given below.



Go to Start button and choose Settings.

Select Update & Security followed by Recovery

Under Advanced startup select Restart now

After PC restart > choose an option screen > select troubleshoot > select advanced options > select Startup Settings > Restart.

After PC restart, press the corresponding number to select a startup settings …

How to Fix Screen Flickering Problem in Window 10

How to Fix Screen Flickering Problem in Window 10


How to Fix Screen Flickering Problem in Window 10 - Screen flickering usually occurs due to three mainly reasons – Problem with Device Driver or Incompatible apps installed on your computer or Task Manager not working properly. Now the question arises which one is creating the problem, either Display driver or apps or Task Manager. So we have to check each of them separately and based on such information we will fix the problem.


Procedure to Fix Screen Flickering Problem in Window 10


Here we will discuss all the three type of fixation of errors due to which Screen flickering is generally seen.



When Task Manager works abnormally –



Task Manager is the controller which controls/ Manages all events or process working in our computer all the time. In order to check if task manager is working properly or not press CTRL + Shift +ESC key at the same time. If it does not work Right click the start button and select Task Manager. After seeing all suc…

What to Know before reinstallation of Window 10

What to Know before reinstallation of Window 10


What to Know before reinstallation of Window 10 - When a user has to reinstall window 10 OS then he/she has to use some of the installation media like DVD, USB flash drive or ISO file to complete the installation process. The reinstallation of window can also be established with methods other than DVD, USB Flash and traditional ways. In this article we will give your some sort of knowledge regarding various ways of Installation of Window 10. The details regarding each case are illustrated below. Here we elaborate Some Frequently Asked Question regarding reinstallation of Window 10.


Case I – Can a user reinstall Windows 10 if free upgrade offer was already used?


Answer – Yes it is possible. A digital licence will help out a candidate to automatically activate Window 10 after you reinstall it. The upgrading from Windows 7 to Window 8.1 is possible in such case. For more information related to this is available in official website.


Case II – Do…

How to Find Windows Product Key

How to Find Windows Product Key


How to Find Windows Product Key - Whenever a user reinstall its Window OS, a 25 character code - Product key is required to activate windows again. A window product key is a 25 character key provided to the buyer at the time of purchase of Genuine Window Operating System. In case a user has lost the product key, it can be retrieved or obtained through some procedure or handlings. If a user think that product key can be retrieved through Microsoft Company website, then it is not possible. This is not possible because Microsoft doesn't keep record of product keys for software it had already been sold. The tracking of product key depends upon ways how you get such copy of windows.


Case I – If purchased from authorized retailer


The product key should be on a label or card inside the box that contains window OS CD.


Case II – A new PC running Windows –


A pre-installed product key on your PC included on the certificate of Authenticity attached to the PC


Case III…

Reason why Windows Cannot be Activated

Reason why Windows Cannot be Activated


Reason why Windows Cannot be Activated - If your PC display a message "Windows can't be activated" during activating Window OS, then the possible reason behind it is explained below. There are five major reasons for displaying such error on your screen. The details regarding each are illustrated below.



Different product key or version of windows used during repair.



When Window PC was repaired or rebuilt, it might be possible that a different product key was used or different version of windows was installed. In such case window might be blocked.


In order to fix such error user has to apply the product key included with your PC or original copy of windows or reinstalling original version of windows.



When one copy of Windows was installed on Several PCs.



If a user uses one copy of Windows on more than one PC, the activation might not work because the product was used earlier on genuine PC due to Microsoft Software License Terms.


Such case ca…

How to recover lost files after update to Window 10

How to recover lost files after update to Window 10


How to recover lost files after update to Window 10 - Sometimes after updating PC to Window 10 we may have trouble for finding old files existing in our system. We may find those lost files using few methods or procedures which are explained below. There are mainly four methods to accomplish this task.


Procedure to find lost files after updating to Window 10
1. First look for the files using Search option


If you don't find your file by it use troubleshooter to fix problem with search. Type indexing on the search box and select Indexing options. Then select advanced button to view more options and select the Troubleshoot search and indexing link.


More searching problems might me hidden view. To fix it enter show hidden files and folders under search box. In hidden files and folders select show hidden files, folders and drives.


Another one might be mistake related to type or extension of file. If you have to find word document then searc…

What is Windows Update Delivery Optimization

What is Windows Update Delivery Optimization


What is Windows Update Delivery Optimization - Windows Update and Store apps are necessary files which are required to remain up to date about new features and new application added by Microsoft Company. These Updates and Apps are not downloaded completely due to limited or unreliable Internet connection. Here we will discuss about a technique which helps user to download such updates and apps irrespective of limited and unreliable Internet Connection.


The new technique is called as Windows Update Delivery Optimization. Delivery optimization technique ensures receiving of update and apps from PCs that already have such updated files or apps. Such PCs may be PCs on your local network or PCs on the Internet. This Delivery Optimization technique works in two main ways i.e. PCs on your local network and PCs on the Internet. When delivery optimization is turned on, PC sends parts of apps or update that was downloaded using Delivery optimization, d…

How to reactivate Window 10 after hardware changes

How to reactivate Window 10 after hardware changes


How to reactivate Window 10 after hardware changes - If a user has changed its Window 10 PC hardware such as Motherboard and wants to reactivate Window again on new upgraded hardware, then user has to follow few steps to accomplish such task. This can only be done with the user who has genuine license of Window 10 OS. So hardware changes and up gradation/ modification can be done easily.


Steps to reactivate window 10 after hardware changes:




First of all add your Microsoft account and link it to the digital license. This can be done through options given in your settings.

Path –Start> Settings> Update & Security > Activation> select "Add an account" > Sign in as Administrator. Then you will see message "Window is activated with a digital license linked to your Microsoft account" on Activation Page.


Use well known Activation trouble shooter after performing hardware change. If you do not add your Micros…

How to Fix Start Menu or Cortana Opening Problem

How to Fix Start Menu or Cortana Opening Problem


How to Fix Start Menu or Cortana Opening Problem - Sometime user may address issues such as Windows Start Menu not opening, not responding or Cortana does not open. Stay calm and follow some crucial methods provided by us in this article. If your Cortana does not open, it means it may not be available in your country or region, may be it is turned off. Instead of this you can use search and keep going. In this article we focus on troubleshooting methods against Start Menu opening problem. The troubleshooting methods consists of five major steps one by one. These five steps or procedure are attempted one by one if error does not countered by using the earlier one.


Start Menu or Cortana Opening Problem Troubleshooting



Check for Window Updates



Path or Procedure – Press Window logo key + R> type ms-settings> Ok> Open settings> Update & Security > Window Update> select Check for Updates. Now install any updates available an…

How to resolve Windows update errors

How to resolve Windows update errors


How to resolve Windows update errors - Window PC always ask its user to update its operating system in order keep up to date all new released features. During updating Window new features sometimes errors generally occurs which will either halt the further processing or disturb the PC operations. This generally occurs in all version of windows. Now the question is how to resolve the window update errors, so the user has to follow few steps in order to counter such errors.


Here we will provide user some trouble shooting methods for three versions of windows – Window 10, Window 8.1 and Window 7. How to resolve Windows update errors - see below.


Procedure to solve Window update error in Window 10 PC



Run Window Update Troubleshooter.

The first step is to run the Window update Troubleshooter. Download Window Update Troubleshooter and select open. You can also save it in your PC.

Now read the instructions provided there and Press next for proceedings.

If proble…

Connect iPhone with Windows 10 using Continue on PC feature

Connect iPhone with Windows 10 using Continue on PC feature


Connect iPhone with Windows 10 using Continue on PC feature - Recently Windows 10 has added a new update namely "Window 10 Fall Creators Update" which will be used to connect your iPhone or Smart Phone with Personal Computer. Now photos, videos, other media can be browse easily with your PC instead of going through the mobiles. A new application namely – Continue of PC, will be visible on Window 10 fall Creators Update. Now browsing sessions can be established between iPhone and PC through a new feature called as "Continue on PC". Both iOS and Android mobile operating system can be connected with the PC with the help of Continue on PC app. The Users are required to follow few steps in order to use such a new application.


Continue on PC application in Windows 10 Operating System for iOS


The Steps to create connectivity between iPhones and PC are given below.



Go to the Setting Panel and follow Windows 10 fall Cr…

High Follower Twitter account behave much like Bots

High Follower Twitter account behave much like Bots


High Follower Twitter account behave much like Bots - According to recent study, twitter accounts with higher number of followers like accounts of Celebrities, Actors, Players and other popular persons behave much like a bot accounts even if they are ostensibly managed by human beings.


The researchers are in the way to find the procedure by which they can detect the event. They have developed an algorithm which is capable of assessing large follower twitter account with reliable and accuracy. Researchers have developed the so called algorithm by analysing the distinct patterns showed in accounts behaviour, from no of retweets, likes and no of tweets linking to outside websites. The researchers have found around 10 million followers behave much like a bots accounts. This may be because large accounts sites like BBC or CNN totally depends on automation to disseminate information efficiently.


According to Researcher Zafar Gilani "We t…

Microsoft Workplace Analytics Productivity Tool for Manager

Microsoft Workplace Analytics Productivity Tool for Manager


Microsoft Workplace Analytics Productivity Tool for Manager - A company or an organisation either big or small follows intelligent planning, projection and improved efforts to yield a better productivity. An efficient work at each earlier stage finally returns best at final stage. Each workplace require such strategies, which are managed by company Managers. They plan all such things with their experience and intelligence. In this article we will talk about an excellent tool which will help Company Managers to work easily and efficient way. The tool is "Microsoft Workplace Analytics Productivity tool". It is a tool which is capable of imparting huge information which can be used to understand the work in easier and better way. It is also known as productivity tool where data is generated via Microsoft Graph which is totally based on employees working patterns. It will record every day work into Office 365 data.


The da…

Microsoft Office OneNote Intensive Features

Microsoft Office OneNote Intensive Features


Microsoft Office OneNote Intensive Features - Microsoft OneNote is an excellent tool containing many interesting features which are added regularly. It is mainly used for gathering information and collaborating with other users sitting somewhere else far from each other. Some of the basic features which OneNote has creating table easily, using calculator, create page template, Record Voice, protect sensitive information and others. There are many version of OneNote available in market but Window 10 OneDrive is quite interesting. The features which make it interesting are given below.


Microsoft Office OneNote Intensive Features:


OneNote Restructure


It allow user to create a new notebook, set preferences, search notes, add new page, add new sections and other. By this a user can organize notebook, pages, sections etc.


Easy to manage page conflicts


This is one of the special feature which will be helpful under the situation of page conflicts. Whe…

Convert Email address into Custom link by using Scr.im

Convert Email address into Custom link by using Scr.im


Convert Email address into Custom link by using Scr.im - Now a days, social media like Facebook, Twitter and Electronic mailing services uses E-mail Address in large extent for personal and official work. During online activity we usually leave our E-mail open at classified sites which make easy susceptible target for spam activity done by Email harvesters and Spam Robots.


These spam robots and email harvesters are constantly browsing these public sites to collect a new easy accessible victim emails. Here we suggest to refer a website named Scr.im to prevent sharing of your email address on such public sites. This site will convert these email address into a short and safe custom URL link which can safely be shared on the internet, social sites, forums etc. Now this email address can be used as a safe scrimmed URL which should be used by the user at any public sites, without any fear.


People willing to email you, will use this scrimm…

Learn Software development online easily by Codecademy new products

Learn Software development online easily by Codecademy new products


Learn Software development online easily by Codecademy new products - Codecademy, a software development online study portal, having 45 million users added new intensive options which will help beginners to learn codes online easily. It is one of the popular site which provide online material to learn how to develop a software. Now Codecademy has decided to release three new professional paid products for their visitors which provide much more intensive, sharp, keen learning experience.


This will be beneficial for users for imparting knowledge and also build career in software industry. One such true story by Codecademy says "One of my favourite stories is a construction worker who heard about Codecademy from a family member, and spent two months on the free platform. He then joined an early version of Pro Intensive, and joined our site as a mentor, helping other members while he improved his skills himself. A cou…