Reasons Not To Install Windows 11 On Unsupported Hardware

Reasons Not To Install Windows 11 On Unsupported Hardware

With the release of Windows 11, millions of computers suddenly have a lifespan stamped onto them as they don’t meet minimum requirements to install the latest OS. Minimum requirements include new generation processors and secure boot features such as TPM 2.0. As always with these things, “rules are made to …

Stereo Mix Audio Missing In Windows 11

Stereo Mix Audio Input Missing In Windows 11

If you have upgraded your computer to Windows 11 and discovered problems with audio such as audio playback issues or audio recording devices not showing up, the answer is install the Windows 10 drivers onto your Windows 11 system. In this example, we discovered that stereo-mix recording input was missing …

What to do if my computer is unsupported for Windows 11

What Should I Do If My PC Doesn’t Meet Windows 11 Requirements

This has become a FAQ since the release of Windows 11. Many users are attempting to update to Windows 11, only to discover that their PC or laptop doesn’t meet the minimum system requirements for Windows 11. The most common failures include “unsupported processor” and “lack of TPM 2.0”. Microsoft …

HP 14 Black Screen fix

Fix: HP Laptop 14-ck0005na Black Screen After Update

How to fix an issue on HP Laptop 14-ck0xxx models. These use a graphics adapter with the ID Intel(R) UHD Graphics 605. These instructions will work with similar models. Problem Description The computer has been working fine until Windows takes an update for the graphics driver. When trying to start …

How To Backup Files On Windows 11

Switched To Windows 11? Backup Your Files The Old Way

If you have switched to Windows 11, we highly recommend taking a regular backup of important files the old-fashioned way. Which is copying the files over to an external hard drive. The Reason for This Advice Windows 11 uses TPM (Trusted Platform Module) which is a hardware component that is …

Dual Screen Window Glitch

Solved – After Multi Display Window Opens On Wrong Screen

Here is a quick solution to a common problem. The Scenario You have been using your computer or laptop on dual screen or multiple monitors. When you switch back to single display, a particular window which could be a program, app or file explorer folder – continues to open on …

TPM vs Secure Boot

TPM vs Secure Boot

TPM & Secure Boot both do similar jobs. They protect your system against malware attack and give an added level of protection to your data. The way that they do these jobs are different. The main difference is that TPM runs with the computer, whereas Secure Boot prevents the computer …

Motherboard with Intel chip

Use PowerShell To Check TPM Ready For Windows 11

On June 24th 2021, Microsoft officially announce the release of Windows 11. With the announcement, also came the controversial confirmation that computers that are missing the TPM module, would not be able to install Windows 11. What Is TPM? TPM stands for Trusted Platform Module. It has many uses and …

Windows 11 Leaked?

Windows 11 Leaked Before Being Announced

At the time of writing this article, there is no official word from Microsoft that Windows 11 is on the way. However all the signs are in place ahead of a big announcement on June 24th 2021. Is The Leaked Version Real? There is a leaked version of the ISO …

How To Backup Windows Registry

How To Backup Registry in Windows 10

The system registry in Windows is a complex database of instructions and binary code. If the registry becomes corrupt, the computer will fail to operate. It’s as simple as that. (Video instructions for this article are available further down this page). If It’s Not Broken – Leave It Alone There …