Settings App Not Working in Windows 10? Here’s How to Fix It

While many people will balk and wish that Microsoft wasn’t slowly burying the trusted Control Panel, the Settings app has grown into a key feature of Windows 10. It’s the launchpad into controlling your system – from adding devices to controlling users and gaming features. If Settings stops working, Windows becomes pretty dysfunctional. So if … Read moreSettings App Not Working in Windows 10? Here’s How to Fix It

Windows Store Won’t Launch in 1709

I ran this command in Powershell to re-install the Native Runtime: Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.NET.Native.Runtime.1.4_1.4.24201.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe\AppXManifest.xml” Then I was able to use the following command to re-install the store: Get-AppXPackage *WindowsStore* -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml”} For some reason when doing the Get-AppXPackage and searching for all or part of the .Net Native Runtime … Read moreWindows Store Won’t Launch in 1709

How to Clone a Hard Drive

There are plenty of great services that can back up your files, but sometimes you need something a bit more bulletproof. Maybe you’re migrating your Windows installation to a new hard drive, or maybe you want a complete 1-to-1 copy in case anything goes wrong. In those cases, your best bet is to clone your hard drive, creating an … Read moreHow to Clone a Hard Drive

5 Reasons Why Linux Mint is Better Than Ubuntu

Which one is better, Linux Mint or Ubuntu? This question has been there ever since Linux Mint came in the picture, and this article does not answer to this question. Well, not entirely. So, what is this about then? I have been an Ubuntu user for a long time. I stray to other Linux distributions but I keep coming … Read more5 Reasons Why Linux Mint is Better Than Ubuntu

What are differences between Linux Mint and Kali Linux?

“ The quieter you become the more you hear” , this is what Kali Linux promise for it’s offensive Linux user wheras Linux Mint says “ From freedom came elegance.” The basic difference can be listed as: Kali Linux is not for beginners. Kali is a Special Purpose Operating System. Its main objective is Pen Testing and Network … Read moreWhat are differences between Linux Mint and Kali Linux?