What is: Hard Faults Per Second

Hard faults are a normal part of how modern computers are currently processing memory information. A hard fault occurs when a memory block had to be retrieved from the Page File (Virtual Memory) instead of the physical memory (RAM). Because of this, hard faults should not be looked upon as error …

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How to Type N With a Tilde on Top

The letter N with a tilde on top (Ñ/ñ) forms an entirely different letter from an entirely different language. Named eñe, this letter is a letter of the modern Latin alphabet that belongs to the Spanish language. Eñe is the letter used in words such as jalapeño, piña colada and …

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Fix: msrtn32.exe High CPU, Disk or Memory Usage

After the rise of Bitcoin, numerous digital currencies have started flourishing. More and more people invest in the system each day and the number of computers carrying out the activities also increase proportionally. With the rising increasing in this category, it isn’t surprising to see Trojans and malware targeting this …

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Fix: makecab.exe running at Startup

You will be reading this article if you have noticed the process ‘makecab.exe’ running at either your startup or at different intervals throughout your session. This process is known to have irregular patterns and consumes a lot of resources (CPU/Memory). Although this process is linked to some virus in several …

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How to Block Unwanted Emails on Outlook

It doesn’t matter what email service you use or what desktop email client you have – unwanted emails will find you anyway. Whether it’s explicit spam or marketing/promotional emails that they simply have no interest in, every person with an email account gets a significant amount of unwanted emails every …

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Fix: Chromium won’t Uninstall

Some users have been unable to uninstall Chromium from their PC using the conventional ways. While this can certainly be an installation glitch, this particular issue is most likely caused by a fake Chromium package – malware that is often bundled with freeware or shareware available on some download sites. …

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How to Disable Cortana on Windows 10

Microsoft put a lot of time and effort into creating Cortana for Windows 10 – a personal assistant for Windows users capable of doing a lot. Unfortunately, Cortana was not as well received a Windows 10 feature as Microsoft hoped it would be, which was in part due to just …

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How to Disable Windows Aero

httoWith Windows Vista, Microsoft replaced its old Luna interface with a User Interface it dubbed Windows Aero – Aero was a User Interface that focused heavily on aesthetics and eye candy, and at the dusk of Vista’s short-lived reign as Microsoft’s premier Operating System for computers, it also carried over …

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What is hydra.exe and Should You Delete it?

The legitimate Hydra executable (hydra.exe) is a process belonging to Hotspot Shield. Hotspot Shield is a virtual private network (VPN) utility developed by AnchorFree. It’s frequently used to secure internet connections on unsecured networks – it’s one of the preferred tools to bypass government internet censorship. However, because it filters internet …

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How to Turn Off Tablet Mode on Windows 10

Microsoft has been focusing on making the Windows Operating System as touchscreen-friendly as possible ever since Windows 8, which is why the fact that Windows 10 received the same treatment should come as no surprise. Microsoft went to significant lengths to make sure that Windows 10 not only provided a …

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