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How to Create and Add a Plan in Microsoft Planner

How to Create and Add a Plan in Microsoft Planner


How to Create and Add a Plan in Microsoft Planner - We would prefer the built in capability to create a template with pre-existing tasks rather than creating one from scratch. So for this purpose Microsoft Planner would be the best. It allows a new plan and its tasks to be directly created from template thereby saving a lot of time. In this article we will focus on methods to create a new plan and also add tasks to it.


Methods to Create a plan in Microsoft Planner


Visit the website www.tasks.office.com and sign in with your registered account. After signing in the Office 365 app launcher will open. Choose Planner available on top grid options. Now navigate to Favourite Plans or All Plans and select a suitable plan. Alternatively choose 'New Plan', if you would like to start a new plan.


Now remember the name of the Plan while selecting the individuals who can watch it. Configure the other options carefully. After all done, add a des…

How To Fix Download Failed Virus Detected Message

How To Fix Download Failed Virus Detected Message


How To Fix Download Failed Virus Detected Message - We wish to download files from our favourite as well as other website too. The browsers we use to download these files are Chrome, Firefox, Explorer, Edge, etc. But sometimes download obstruts with an error message being displayed on the screen. The name of error message is different for different browsers. Like "Download Failed – Virus detected" for Chrome users, "[Filename] contained a virus and was deleted" for Microsoft Edge users, "Malware detected" for Explorer, etc. In all cases Windows Defender Antivirus is trying to protect your system from potentially malicious download.


What does Antivirus Program do?


Today antivirus plays a significant role in curbing virus related issues. These trusted antivirus programs safeguard your system from security threats. These antivirus tools impede the user from downloading untrusted software. To protect system from …

Windows 10 suddenly deactivated after update Fix it

Windows 10 suddenly deactivated after update Fix it


Windows 10 suddenly deactivated after update Fix it- Windows 10 is the latest OS after 7/8/8.1 being offered by Microsoft. It has extensive features with new look compared to previous one. So user need to upgrade from Window 7/8/8.1 to beloved Window 10. The Windows 10 require time to time update to install the latest features added by Microsoft Corporation. But these update have few issues floating up on Internet. In this article we have discussed about a similar type of issues related to Update for Windows 10. The problem concerns automatic deactivation of Windows 10 after update. The problem can be solved using four troubleshooting methods discussed below.


How to Fix Windows 10 suddenly deactivated after update?



Activate manually by entering the Product key
User can perform this basic process manually by entering the product key. Wherever you switch from windows 7/8/8.1 to windows 10, use the product key associated with Windows 7/8/8.…

How to Privately Change Profile Picture in Facebook

How to Privately Change Profile Picture in Facebook


Change Profile Picture in Facebook - Today Facebook is the most enjoyed social media platform where millions of users spend a lot of time. They can easily share Pictures, videos, blogs and other things publicly with their community members. We also enjoy changing our profile picture and cover photo with ease. Whenever you change your profile picture with a new one, the community member gets notified with the update that you have changed the profile picture or cover photo. If you want to change the profile picture without notifying anyone in the Facebook, then this article is suitable for you. In this article we have focused on steps to Privately change profile picture in Facebook. These steps are also applied on Facebook Cover Photos.


How to Change Profile Picture without Notifying Anyone?


If you have already uploaded a photo for your profile then it will automatically set as Public mode and will notify all the members of your community…

What to do if Facebook Account is Hacked

What to do if Facebook Account is Hacked


What to do if Facebook Account is Hacked - This is quite annoying if your loving Facebook account is not under your control. Someone else would manipulate to disrupt your reputation on social media. When do you know that your Facebook account is hacked? When you see that unusual activity is going on in your account like sending messages which are not send by you, log in to you account not established, your profile pics changing etc.


The entity who has hacked your account can do anything disastrous harming your personal and friendly relations. So, user needs to take immediate steps to secure his/her Facebook account. This article will focus on steps to recover your hacked Facebook account immediately.


Procedure to Recover Hacked Facebook Account –


If you observe that your Facebook account is hacked. Take immediate steps to recover the hacked Facebook account. The first step is to Report that your Facebook account is hacked. In the course time you wi…

How to Fix Microsoft Account Payment related issues

How to Fix Microsoft Account Payment related issues


How to Fix Microsoft Account Payment related issues - Windows users enjoy several Microsoft services and products including Xbox, Office 365 and others. They have to make payment for these services and products online. They need a valid Microsoft account to make payment with ease. But sometimes you may face problems with the Microsoft payments or the billing system. In such case either contact Microsoft or take help from our article to sort out payment related issues.




Read the full article to know more about the procedures or tips to solve Microsoft account payment related issue. Since to add payment mode and managing them would be possible when you have a valid Microsoft account. So, before proceeding make sure you must have a valid account.


Procedure to Fix Microsoft Account Payment related issues



Add a new payment method – Manage payment mode using "add a payment option" button. It allows user to add a valid payment option…

Windows 10 is activated but still asking for Product key

Windows 10 is activated but still asking for Product key


Windows 10 is activated but still asking for Product key - Sometimes we notice that windows 10 are already activated but still it is asking for activation using a different product key. The error message says "Your Windows licence expires on …" Contact your system admin to get a product key. Further it says "To activate Windows, enter a different product key or if you don't have one, contact your system administrator".




Open Windows Settings > Update & Security > Activation, to view the Activation Windows message. Just below the Activate Windows message, there are two available buttons asking for Activate and Change Product Key. In this article we will help you to resolve this type of Windows Activation error. So before proceeding you must have your original product key in hand.


Procedure to Fix Windows 10 is activated but Still asking for Product key



You can also retrieve you correct product key by …

How to Fix Adobe Acrobat DC has Stopped Working

How to Fix Adobe Acrobat DC has Stopped Working


How to Fix Adobe Acrobat DC has Stopped Working - Today most of us have Adobe Reader in our Computer or even on Smartphones. Whenever we wish to open a portable file we use Adobe Reader application. It is a very user-friendly application run on both Computers and Smartphones. In this article we will focus on issues related to Adobe Acrobat Reader for Computers only. Sometimes we come across with an error "Adobe Acrobat DC has stopped working" while opening an Adobe related files.


The Adobe Acrobat reader is the most commonly used application to view, create and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). This error is generally seen when upgradation of Windows is done from one version to another – like Windows 7/ 8 to Windows 10. The main reason behind this error is damage of adobe application which hinders the smooth execution of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC.




Procedure to Fix Adobe Acrobat DC has Stopped working –



Adobe Reader Sett…

How to Disable Windows 10 Pro Enterprise Account

How to Disable Windows 10 Pro Enterprise Account


How to Disable Windows 10 Pro Enterprise Account - Multiple users might use a single computer in our home or office to perform their designed task. In some cases, a security concern may arise due to nuisance work done by any of the users. So, what to do at this situation? There are two ways to protect your Computer.



Delete the user account.

Disable the user account.



We recommend our readers to disable the user account instead of deleting it. Because you can enable the account later without any complexity. This article will illustrate ways to disable the user account for Windows 10 Pro and Enterprise version only. This can be achieved by two different methods focused below. Using Computer Management interface and Command prompt option.


How to Disable Windows 10 Pro version Account?


Disable Windows 10 Pro Enterprise Account using Computer Management




This is the first method by which we can disable Windows 10 Pro Enterprise Account easily. Go the…

What is Virtual Reality (VR) and how does it work

What is Virtual Reality (VR) and how does it work

Introduction-

Virtual Reality (VR) is a computer-generated environment that lets the user experience, explore and manipulate a different three-dimensional environment than the one that the individual is already in. Virtual reality tricks the brain into thinking that the individual is present in the environment and hence the user feels that he/she is currently in the environment being displayed. The VR targets the sight and hearing of the individual to give the feel of being present somewhere else.

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How virtual reality works

In order for a virtual reality device to work the equipment should be such that-


From the perspective of the user, the three-dimensional images appear to be life-sized.
The equipment must have sensors and gyroscopes to catch the motion of the user in real time, the head, hand…

What is Augmented Reality and how does it work

What is Augmented Reality and how does it work

Introduction-

Augmented Reality is the process where digitally rendered images are superimposed on our real-world surroundings. AR can be defined as an enhanced version of reality in simple terms. This gives a sense of illusion to our real world. The user generally downloads an application that has the features of augmented reality (AR) in it and it renders various images and 3D models onto the real world.

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There are three main kinds of AR-


Augmented Reality 3D viewers- This is where the particular application allows its users to place life-sized 3-D models onto the user’s surroundings.
Augmented Reality browsers- This type of augmented reality (AR) enriches the camera display with contextual data.
Augmented Reality gaming– One of the most important areas where AR has found its niche is the gaming i…

What is a Ransomware and how does it work

What is a Ransomware and how does it work

Introduction-

Ransomware is a dangerous, malicious software that takes control of the individual’s computer and either threatens to block the user from accessing their information or to publish their private information on the internet unless a certain ransom is paid. Ransomware dates back to as early as 1989 but has only recently started causing a global pandemic. In most cases, the ransomware encrypts the user’s data and gives the decryption key only after the user pays the cyber-criminal, preferably in cryptocurrency.

In a specific glaring example, the WannaCry ransomware attacked about 230,000 computers worldwide in over 150 countries using 20 different languages to threaten users to pay a specified amount in Bitcoins. The ransomware demanded the US $300 dollars per computer in exchange for the decryption key. This demonstrates the destructive power of ransomware.

There are two main types of Ransomware, however, with time, many others have eme…

How to get rid of Ransomware in my Windows PC

How to get rid of Ransomware in my Windows PC

Introduction-

Ransomware is a malicious software that gains control of the user’s computer and demands a ransom for allowing the user to access the files again. The first instance of a ransomware dates back to 1989 but they started causing problems on a large scale only recently. In most general cases, the ransomware encrypts the data of the user and provides the decryption key after the user pays the hacker, preferably in cryptocurrency.

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Ransomwares are spread through malicious links, email, websites with infectious codes and even through text messages.

How to get rid of ransomware in my windows pc (Steps)-


Installing an antivirus- The best way to get rid of a ransomware is to never have it in the first place. Antiviruses with internet safety options don’t let the user click on suspi…

Differences between AR, MR, and VR

Differences between AR, MR, and VR

Introduction-

Both Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies have seen heavy improvements in 2017 and will continue to do so throughout 2018 and beyond. Although both Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality deal with the artificial environment and digitally modified images, both are very different technologies. Mixed reality is another kind of technology that is gaining traction now.

Augmented Reality (AR)-

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A technology where the real-world environment is ‘augmented’ by digitally rendered images, graphics, sound, video or data. Augmented reality enhances the real world and also the individual’s perception of reality. Augmentation of the real world is performed in real time which helps the user by supplying information, data, images or graphics about a particular thing or topic. Example: AR allows the use…

Best VR Technologies 2018

Introduction-

Virtual technology is steadily progressing because of its scope and today, there are a lot of companies that are investing in Virtual Reality and are dishing out new products every now and then. Companies like Oculus Rift, Google Cardboard HTC Vive are some of the best names in the VR Industry. 2018 is already dubbed as the year of the VR since many of the known companies are coming out with Best VR Technologies 2018.

Currently, VR headsets are available either for consoles/PC’s or for mobiles. Here are some of them from both the categories-

Best VR Headsets for PCs and consoles-


Oculus Rift- The Oculus Rift is the VR technology that the world desperately needs right now. With impressive configurations that include a 2160X1200 resolution, 90 Hz refresh rate and works at staggering 233 million pixels second. The company was founded by Palmer Luckey and funded via Kickstarter which was later scooped up by Facebook. Price: $399 . This is one of the best VR Technologies 2018.
HTC…

Best Online Tool to Add Watermark in an Image

Best online tool to add Watermark in an Image


Best Online Tool to Add Watermark in an Image - If you are boredom with the technique used in Word or Photoshop to add watermark in an Image or Photo then this article would be gift for you. This article will give you names of few online websites which are indulged in watermarking an image. With these websites you can freely add watermark in bulk, also add text & image as watermark. Read full post to know about the best online tool to add watermark in an image.


Popular Online tool to add watermark in an image



Watermark.ws –



This is a very popular online tool just because of its simplicity to use. The account holder with free subscription can add watermark to only one image at a time and process only first 30 seconds of any video. You can easily import file from PC, Google Drive, Facebook, Evernote or other popular cloud storage. In this online tool a user can easily add a text as well as image watermark.





PicMarkr.com –



It is also a free tool…

Most Popular Speech Recognition Software for Computer

Most Popular Speech Recognition Software for Computer


Most Popular Speech Recognition Software for Computer - A Passionate Computer user must know well about the Cortana or Alexa or Siri and its appreciable properties. These are programs which inhale your voice and returns what you want without any further work. It emphasis on ease of accessibility. Or you can say it is obvious more personal and hand free tool. Like calling you Uber for riding to reading your emails to ordering for food to set you reminder, voice recognition system do much. In this article we will focus on most popular speech recognition software for Windows PC.


Most Popular Speech Recognition Software for Computers



Windows Speech Recognition Application



The Microsoft own speech recognition feature is the best way to experience the speech recognition properties and working. The application avail not only six languages including Mandarin and Spanish but also have multitask like that of total pro. It is easy to browse throu…

How to Create WLAN WIFI Report in Windows 10

How to Create WLAN WIFI Report in Windows 10


How to Create WLAN WIFI Report in Windows 10 - This Article will be helpful for those who want to generate a Wi-Fi or WLAN History Report on Windows PC. If you have an office where a single wireless modem is used by many of the PCs present there. The report contains data such as network name, duration of sessions, timing, usage details, used devices, how many times, where it was connected. Read full post to know the basic steps to create WLAN WIFI report in Windows 10.


The user can save the report in excel format for future use. This HTML File contains history for the last three days of connectivity. In such case user has to enter the name of the network with which PC was connected. The other details with the report are Wi-Fi summary chart, Wi-Fi connection session, User information, details of the Network Adapters, Script Outputs, Session Durations, Wireless Sessions etc.




Procedure to Create WLAN WIFI Report in Windows 10


The user has to Open …

Procedure to Change Monitor Refresh Rate in Windows 10

Procedure to Change Monitor Refresh Rate in Windows 10


Change Monitor Refresh Rate in Windows 10 - This article is beneficial for those who are fond of playing games on computers. If you see a flickering screen or stop motion effect during playing heavy games then read the full post provided here. This occurs due to inefficient synchronization of monitor refresh rate. In such case you need to change the Monitor Refresh rate. If you have an old graphics card and latest monitor with a high refresh rate then you will face this problem.


Some facts about Refresh Rate of a Monitor –


It is the measure of number of times the monitor updates with new information per second. The unit of refresh rate is Hertz. For Example, if your monitor refresh rate is 50 Hz. It means your monitor can update maximum 50 times per second. There are many monitors which come with 240 Hertz refresh rate. In such case your computer requires equal value of graphics card to make it efficient for playing heavy games. A us…

Boot Camp Switching error between Windows and Mac

Boot Camp Switching error between Windows and Mac


Boot Camp Switching error between Windows and Mac - There are many users who uses more than one Operating system on their Computers. This is obvious efficient way to utilize the resources of computers. But sometimes switching is not done results in showing an error. In this article we had discussed about a machine where Windows are installed on Mac using Boot Camp. And there was problem during switching between Windows and Mac. In that case the system showed an error "Boot Camp could not locate the OC X boot volume".


Boot Camp Switching error between Windows and Mac OS


After installing Windows OS on machine using Boot Camp, you should find a Boot Camp icon in the system tray. You have to expand the system tray and right click on Icon. Then select Restart in OS X. In next popup menu select the OK button or affirmative option. It will then restart your computer automatically and booting is processed into MAC. In many cases the err…

How to fix Laptop inbuilt keyboard not working

How to fix Laptop inbuilt keyboard not working


How to fix Laptop inbuilt keyboard not working - The laptop we purchase from the market include the inbuilt keyboard and trackpad. Both of them makes our work easier exempting the use of external keyboard and mouse. We are not stick to carry both the devices along with laptops. But sometimes this inbuilt keyboard does not work whereas the trackpad is working. Although there is no any connection between the working of keyboard and trackpad.


This article focuses on few useful tips to get that keyboard back to work. This tips/ tricks are applied on most of the manufacturer like HP, Dell, Acer, Lenovo and other windows-based laptops. The troubleshooting methods to fix the problem in keyboard are as follow –


Procedure to Fix Laptop inbuilt keyboard not working -



Check if any key is broken physically. If there is any physical impact then you need to reach the service center.

Clean the keyboard keys with a brush. Remove all the dusts and make keyboar…

Why Internet Works with WiFi router but not with Ethernet Modem

Why Internet Works with WiFi router but not with Ethernet Modem


Internet Works with WiFi router but not with Ethernet Modem - We can access Internet with two most appropriate techniques i.e. via Wi-Fi Routers and Ethernet Modems. We use one of them for internet connectivity suitable with our availability. What if internet works with Ethernet but not with Wi-Fi router or Vice-versa? In this article we will illustrate you methods to fix such type of connectivity problem. We will provide you one by one steps to resolve such problem with ease. Before proceeding towards troubleshooting let us know the internal principle behind the running of both the techniques.




When we connect with internet connection through a network adapter, it gets synchronised with a MAC address or say Physical Address. Whether you use a Wi-Fi router or Ethernet connection, a MAC address is always generated in both cases. But when you switch from direct Ethernet to Wi-Fi router or vice-versa, the MAC address should be …

How to Save Instagram stories to PC or Phone

How to Save Instagram Stories to PC or Phone


How to Save Instagram stories to PC or Phone - We have used Instagram application and know that it has released the "Stories" feature previously. But there is no any option to download those stories from the interface. But if you want to download or save those stories we have few options available. You can download stories and read them with your phone or desktop later. As we know that Instagram stories gets deleted after 24 hours of releasing. In this article we have discussed three tools to download Instagram stories to PC/ Mobile.


Tools to download Instagram stories to PC or Phones



Weinstag – This is a wonderful tool to download the stories. The user must have the Instagram username to find out all the live stories. Just enter the username on official website https://weinstag.com/instastory/ and click on Download Instagram Stories button. Here you can find out all the stories whenever you want to download a story. You need to hit …

How to fix A disk read error occurred in Windows PC

How to fix A disk read error occurred in Windows PC


How to fix A disk read error occurred in Windows PC - Sometimes during booting the system will show an error "A disk read error occurred, press Ctrl + Alt + Del to restart". But after pressing Ctrl + Alt + Del the system will reboot and shows same message again thus creating a loop. In this position you need to troubleshoot the system during boot time only. In this article we had illustrated about the troubleshooting methods to follow after appearing of such type of message.




There are many reasons of showing such error but we compromise to know you the exact reason: -



Problem in MBR configuration – The common reason behind this would be lack in disk write errors and virus attacks. But this part can be resolved though software troubleshooting. We don't need to go for any hardware changes.

Error in Partition Table – This error can be resolved upto software level troubleshooting.

Last one raised towards the Physical Part – Hard…

Nums Lock Key not working when enabled in Windows

Nums Lock Key not working when enabled in Windows


Nums Lock Key not working when enabled in Windows - Numeric Lock or Num Lock is a key when enabled allows numeric input on Computers. But sometimes after being enabled the digits do not work. Although the green signal of Numeric lock is seen active on computers. This is not a hardware related problem. In this article we have much possible solution to counter this type of problems. Some of the Troubleshooting steps are illustrated below. We will provide you step by step procedure to accomplish such troubleshooting.



Troubleshooting in Clean Boot Mode

Installation of driver in Compatible mode

Turning off Mouse key

Concerned Device Driver Updating



Troubleshooting in Clean Boot Mode – In Clean boot state the system starts with a minimal number of drivers and startup programs which helps to isolate the cause with interfering software. Once booted in clean boot state, enable the process one after other to counter the process which is culprit.




Instal…

How to resolve Problem with Wireless adapter or Access point error

How to resolve Problem with Wireless adapter or Access point error


How to resolve Problem with Wireless adapter or Access point error - When we use internet and find any issue due to which accessibility halts. The issue might be available on either Computer or Access point. In this context we wish to run the Troubleshooter but after completion window shows a message "Problem with wireless adapter or access point". In this article we will suggest you few troubleshooting steps which will resolve the accessibility issue. So we have to check both Access point and Computer one by one. We recommend you to troubleshoot Access point first.


You need to check if other systems connected to your access point are working correctly or not. Check all the hardware connected to your computer. After complete surety we will proceed towards Computer troubleshooting.




Procedure to Fix Problem with Wireless adapter or Access point error –



Check Power supply of Modem, Router and Computer.



Connect the mo…

How to fix Application Error exception unknown software exception

How to fix Application Error exception unknown software exception


What to do if you frequently watch an error message "The exception unknown software exception (Oxe0434352) occurred in the application at location Ox77312c1a" during system shutting down. The error code might differ from System to System but the possible workout would be more or less same. The error code which may appear at the time of shutdown are 0xe0434352, 0xc06d007e, 0x40000015, 0xc00000d, 0xc0000409, etc. In this article we will discuss about troubleshooting steps to counter this type of application error.




Procedure to Fix Application Error Exception unknown software exception occurred in the application -



Perform .NET Framework Repair Tool –



If you have Windows version 7 or older then use .NET Framework Repair Tool to repair the corruption in the Framework. This tool is dedicatedly made by Microsoft to perform repair task. This tool would support .NET Framework version 4.6.1, 4.6, 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5,4.0 and …