Miscellaneous Archive

What’s the Desktop Window Manager (dwm.exe) Process in Windows 10?

Desktop Window Manager (dwm.exe) is a system process in Windows 10, that controls the display of application’s windows, it is responsible for visual, 3D effects and Windows themes, it builds window thumbnails preview on the taskbar, supports high-resolution devices, etc. This process collects graphical information from all running applications

How to Fix an Error Kernel_Security_Check_Failure in Windows 10?

One of the critical operating system errors that cause BSoD in Windows 10 is KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE. The appearance of this error indicates serious problems with your system, which is difficult to fix for a common user. A kernel_security_check_failure error may appear on the Blue Screen of Death during normal computer

What is Hiberfil.sys and How to Delete Hibernation File in Windows 10?

If you enable the display of hidden and system files in File Explorer in Windows 10, you will see the hiberfil.sys file at the root of the system drive (on which Windows is installed). The size of this file is usually a few gigabytes. What is this file? Hiberfil.sys

Installing Active Directory Users and Computers MMC Snap-in on Windows 10

One of the main Active Directory domain management tools is the MMC snap-in Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC). The ADUC snap-in is used to perform typical domain administration tasks and manage users, groups, computers, and organizational units in the Active Directory domain. By default, the Active Directory Users

Windows 10 Error: In Order to Configure TCP/IP, You Must Install and Enable a Network Adapter

If you installed a new network card or updated your network adapter driver to a different version, in some cases when you try to change the network settings, when you open the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) properties of this network card, you may receive a pop-up window that

Windows Could Not Automatically Detect This Network’s Proxy Settings

You can face an error Windows could not automatically detect this network’s proxy settings when running Network troubleshooter tool if you have problems with Internet connection. For example, your connection (Wi-Fi or Ethernet) is lost, and a yellow exclamation mark appears next to the network connection icon. There are

Converting CRT to PEM Format

Yesterday we needed to convert SSL certificate received from an authorized agency from crt to pem to make it compatible with a specific software. In this article, we’ll show you the most easy way to convert your certificate file from .crt to .pem. PEM is a popular certificate format

Using CHKDSK in Windows 10

If the operating system has not correctly completed to work with files, this can lead to file system errors, and sometimes to file system corruption. To fix hard disk and file system errors in Windows you can use the built-in command-line utility Chkdsk. In emergency cases, the Chkdsk utility

How to Factory Reset Windows 10 Device?

Windows 10 includes the Reset this PC option, which can help you quickly restore the Windows configuration to the factory settings. Resetting Windows 10 is faster and more convenient than reinstalling Windows from scratch using the installation media or repair. During the recovery process, the system asks whether it’s

MS Office 2016 KMS activation

Following the recent release of the Microsoft Office 2016 final RTM version, corporate customers can initiate their transition to new office platform. This article will discuss the features of MS Office 2016 KMS activation. This takes place after you have install and activate the KMS (Key Management Service) host on