Excel – Learn Spreadsheets (Or Refresh Your Knowledge)

Microsoft Excel is a powerful tool that can be used in business or used to organise your everyday life. From finance to schedules and far more advanced uses. On our YouTube channel I have been compiling a list of “how to” tutorials. We start at the very beginning and work through towards some of the more advanced features. Computroon YouTube …

Adobe Audition Audio Slow After Windows 10 Update

Windows 10 major updates can knock some settings out if your system has pro-components that aren’t considered “default”. Fix Input / Output Audio In this fix, we have the problem of Adobe Audition audio preferences being knocked out by the update. To correct the audio playback and recording follow these steps within Audition: Go to Edit / Preferences / Audio …

How to get the Minecraft Update Nether 1.16 2020

The update for Minecraft was released on 23/6/20. If your iPad doesn’t take the update automatically, follow these steps. Close all apps and power-off the iPad for 1 minute. Power on and launch the App Store Find Minecraft of the search. If it asks for ¬£6.99 even although you have already paid for it… click on the app to view …

Display Memory Type Using Windows Powershell

Use Windows Powershell To Display RAM Inside Computer

How to show the type & speed of the RAM in your computer using Windows Powershell. Open Windows Powershell as Administraor. To do this right-click the Start Menu and click Windows Powershell (Admin) ¬†Copy the text code above. Paste into Powershell then hit enter on the keyboard. So within the Powershell (blue command box) CTRL and V to paste. If …

Windows 10 Update 1809 Autumn 2018

It’s that time again, twice yearly Microsoft release a big update to the Windows 10 OS. This update (1809) has started rolling out mid-November 2018. Although now as major as the Spring 1803 update, there are a few new features which will be included. Key features: Dark / Light Theme. May not be very exciting for most but the new …

Telephone Scam Alert – Can You Hear Me?

Phone Rings – Pause – Can You Hear Me? The “can you hear me” scam is currently sweeping the UK. Here’s how this scam works. Your phone rings (home or mobile). You answer it and there is a pause. Then you hear the voice saying “can you hear me”?, and again “can you hear me”? You say “yes”, then again …

What Difference Has GDPR Made?

Writing this article 4 months after the introduction of GDPR data protection laws were introduced, we look at the difference it has made. On the 25th May 2018, the EU brought in GDPR. The biggest shake-up in data protection laws for decades. Less Junk Email Is Noticeable You may not have noticed but the amount of junk email that you …

Lenovo Brightness Reversed – Fix Slider Back to Front

Here is how to fix a bug in which the brightness slider controller operates in the opposite direction. Change screen brightness to 50% Uninstall graphics drivers from Device Manager Install all Chipset drivers for your model Install Power Management (applies to Lenovo only) Update graphics drivers from Device Manager Set Power Options to default in Windows Reboot Fault Symptoms This …

How to Clear Space On HP Stream or any 32GB Laptop

These are the methods to free up space on HP Stream 32GB Notebook. (or any similar laptop with 32GB storage drive). Run Disk Cleanup Advanced (instructions included here). Clear Your Downloads Folder Run Treesize Delete Hiberfil.sys If All Of These Fail – Format Failing that – bin   1. Run Disk Cleanup Advanced Open File Explorer. Right-click on this PC …

How to remove printer stuck on “Removing Device”

How to force delete a printer (to reinstall) Clear Print Queue Stop Spooler Delete from Device Manager Remove (and reinstall) Solved: You want to remove your printer either via the Windows 10 Settings or the old fashioned way, through Control Panel. But you cannot remove printer. The printer won’t delete. In some cases the wording “Removing Device” appear but nothing …