Display Your Windows Version

How To Display Your Version & Build Of Windows

If you need to check which Windows version you have or which build of Windows 10 that you have, there are various methods to get this information. Here are the 2 easiest methods. Method 1 Run winver. (works in all versions of Windows) Method 2 Open the System window in Windows 10. (only works with Windows 10) Right-click on the …

Covid Service Update

Corona Virus – Status – We Are Operating

Updated 25th October 2020. I am still providing computer repair services. In line with the current guidance from the Scottish Government, I have certain measures in place to ensure your safety and mine. General Repairs. If you have a problem with your computer that requires repair, I will arrange to collect this safely at your door. On return delivery, again …

Shutdown vs Restart Windows 10

Shutdown vs Restart in Windows 10 – They Do Different Things

There is an old cliché within IT support…. “Have you tried switching it off and back on again”? However when it comes to modern day Windows computers, there is a huge difference between simply “switching it off and back on” and “rebooting. I provide IT support to business and home users. And yes… I have said those words “have you …

Fix Twitter – Something Went Wrong – Try Again

If you are signing in to your Twitter account and are met with the message: Something Went Wrong, Try Again This fix applies to both smartphone & PC (or Mac) users. If This Does Not Fix The Problem… Twitter is down. (Their servers are experiencing issues in your region). The Fix: – sit it out. It’ll be back on soon.

How To Fix Windows 10 version 20H2 Updates

This is how to fix problems when installing Windows 10 Updates as the October 2020 update rolls out. The October 2020 update is known as version 20H2. If your system fails to install this update, please follow the following steps: Big Difference Between Shut Down & Restart This post explains the huge difference between Shut Down & Restart. The rule …

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 …