Internet Download Manager

Its pretty easy to notice that internet speeds could more than double at night or during the early hours. This is because these are off-peak hours so there is less load (users) on most service providers networks. Apart from better speed, you’ll find that night browsing plans come cheaper than their daytime counterparts. I for example clocked Read more…


A few days ago, Chrome and Opera (Desktop versions) got stable updates. I usually ensure that Google Chrome auto update and Windows automatic update download are both disabled (only security releases catch my attention) but somehow forgot to put these back in place after running a Windows update following the WannaCry and ExPetr (variant of Petya) ransomware scare. Bitcoin Read more…


A while back, I bought a Dual OS Tablet just to test-run and possibly drop helpful tutorials for users. I’ve been enjoying the device but had been having one major headache; it kept lagging while in Windows 10 mode. On Booting the dual OS tablet into Android, everything seemed to work fine. The lagging would get so bad Read more…


Today, I connected my Android phone to my PC and I heard the USB connection sound but my phone’s storages weren’t detected (both Internal and SD card). This was rather weird as I’d used it fine a few days back. I checked under Device Manager and noticed that MTP had a warning icon (yellow triangle) on it Read more…


Earlier today, I thought to decongest my Hard Disk by deleting some files. To my surprise, I kept getting a “You need permission to perform this action. You require permission from S-1-5-21-188****” error while trying to delete certain heavy folders. I was able to resolve this issue rather effortlessly and wish to share what I did with Read more…


Windows Defender is a free Antivirus which comes bundled with your Windows 8 and 10. Based on my experience, I would say its a good Antivirus & Antimalware program but no thanks, I’m more of a Norton guy. If you really need to disable Windows Defender (for whatever reason) then this quick guide is just what you Read more…


In the previous guide on how to install Windows 10, I described two methods you could use depending on which installation media you have; CD or Flash drive. One common issue you could encounter after upgrading to Windows 10 is driver related issues. I for example initially had problems with Bluetooth, Touchpad, Graphics and Sound. In this brief guide, Read more…


A laptop / desktop PC consuming data (bandwidth) heavily could be a nightmare not only when you are on a limited data plan but also when your transfer speed is capped. In most cases, background processes auto-updating, downloading or uploading without your knowledge are to blame for your data plan getting exhausted rather quickly. In my previous Read more…