Tag Archives: issue

Windows 10: Apps could not be downloaded from store (Xbox One settings blocks)

Some Windows 10 users are facing suddenly the issue, that apps could not be downloaded from Windows Store anymore. This blog post analyses what’s the reason and how Xbox One account settings are affecting your Windows Store downloads.

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How to fix Windows-Setup Hard Disk locked error

[German]Some users are facing a bad surprise during re-installing Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 on a machine. Setup fails and reports a “locked hard disk”. Here are a few hints, how to solve this issue.

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File lock bug in #Slimjet browser version 12.0.15.0

[German]It seems that Slimjet browser version 12.0.15.0 released on January 6, 2016 contains a nasty “file lock bug”. Here’s what I found so far – maybe others can confirm it.

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Windows: UAC opens hidden in background

Just a brief blog post about a rare Windows issue. Some users are facing a strange problem: The UAC prompt won’t be shown – it opens invisible in background.

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Windows 10: Volume control is missing

[German]Sometimes users are missing volume control icon in taskbars status area. This blog post addresses this issue and provides diagnostics steps to fix that issue.

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Process Monitor: How to enable Windows 10 boot logging

Recently I stumbled upon an error: In Windows 10 I wasn’t able to use Sysinternals Process Monitor for boot logging. The feature just dropped an error message. Here are the details and a how to cure this issue and enable … Continue reading

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Windows 10: Hibernation causes error 0xC0000411

Recently I stumbled upon a user post in German Microsoft Answers forum reporting that Windows 10 drops an error 0xC0000411 after revoking from hibernation.

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Stop Windows from installing updates over and over again

[German]Sometimes Windows update keeps installing the same update over and over again. Here is a fix how to stop that endless update loop.

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Events ID 4231 and 4227 Tcpip – no internet connection

Some Windows 10 users are facing a curious issue: The internet connection fails once a day – and isn’t revocable. Inspecting event protocol shows entries with ID 4231 and 4227.

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Windows 7/8.1/10: error side-by-side configuration is incorrect

[German]Sometimes users of Windows (from Windows 7 up to Windows 10) are receiving an error message “side-by-side configuration is incorrect” during installing a new software. Here a few hints, what’s causing this error and how to fix.

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