Sometimes when you’re making changes to your computer sound card or upgrading editions of Foobar2000 you may get this playback error. The fix for this is simple and quick.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-07-07-1-05-47-23.png" />The latest Firefox Beta is rather awesome, with tabs on top, and a new menu that looks like an awful lot like Opera. It’s all very slick, until you try and install your favorite extensions that haven’t updated yet. Here’s how to force them to work.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-06-24-1-21-27-02.png" />Do you need a quick way to change the user agent string in Firefox for a specific website? Here is the easy way to do it in Firefox.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-06-24-1-03-16-15.png" />Does Photoshop annoy you by breaking the escape key in other programs? Here’s an AutoHotkey script that will let you run Photoshop and still use the escape key as usual in other programs.
If you’re using external hard drives with your Windows Home Server, they might get unplugged and create an error. Here we look at running the Repair Wizard to quickly fix the issue.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-06-06-[22-09-40].jpg" />If you are an IT Professional, a new education tool introduced by Microsoft is the MS Desktop Player. Today we take a look at what it has to offer, from Webcasts, White Papers, Training Videos, and more.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-05-25-[17-30-18].png" />Sysinternals and NirSoft both provide helpful utilities for your Windows system but may not be very convenient to access. Using the Windows System Control Center you can easily access everything through a single UI front end.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-05-16-[16-16-16].png" />What do you do when you really want to access a webpage only to find that it is either offline or overloaded from too much traffic? You can get access to the most recent cached version using the Resurrect Pages extension for Firefox.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-05-05-[04-03-01]-.png" />So your PC randomly shuts down or gives you the blue screen of death, but you can't figure out what's wrong. The problem could be bad memory or hardware related, and thankfully the Ubuntu Live CD has some tools to help you figure it out.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-24-[23-42-46].jpg" />There are several scenarios where you may run into trouble uninstalling the 2010 Beta and trying to install the RTM (final) release. Today we’ll cover the problems we ran into, and how to fix them.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-19-[19-14-10].jpg" />Fixing computer problems can often be difficult, but Microsoft is aiming to make it as simple as a couple clicks with. Here’s how you can easily fix computer problems with Microsoft’s new Fix it Center Beta.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-13-[01-26-56]-.png" />If you've encountered a problem where your Firefox installation no longer scrolls when you use the up or down arrow keys, and even the Home or End keys don't work anymore, there's an easy fix.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-05-[16-36-29].jpg" />Getting a virus is bad. Getting a virus that causes your computer to crash when you reboot is even worse. We’ll show you how to clean viruses from your computer even if you can’t boot into Windows by using a virus scanner in a Ubuntu Live CD.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/2010-03-01-[01-53-56].png" />Looking for a way to get access to more content through Windows 7 Media Center? Maybe you’d like a good way to jump back and forth between Boxee and Media Center with just a click of the remote? Today we show you how to get access to Boxee through Media Center with Boxee Integration 1.0.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-21-[01-55-28].png" />When using your new Windows 7 machine there might be times when something goes wrong with a driver or an app and it becomes unstable. Today we’ll show a complete System Restore process on a Windows 7 computer where the Office 2010 Uninstall went awry.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-17-[16-59-09].png" />When Windows Updates fail, the error codes returned are designed to make it easier to fix connectivity problems, but are often times useless. Here we’ll show how to fix connectivity problems by allowing ActiveX traffic through your router.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-17-[00-35-10].png" />Many users have had problems with audio upon upgrading from Ubuntu 9.04 to 9.10. This How-To will show you how to fix some of those audio issues.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-10-[21-58-57].png" />If you’re experiencing slow connections or computers not connecting to your Windows Home Server at all, a good way to help diagnose issues is with the Windows Home Server Toolkit. Here we will take a look at the toolkit and see how it can help you get your connections back.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-08-[13-31-58].png" />It can be quite annoying when you try to install a driver or other software on Windows 7 just to find out it isn’t compatible with the new OS. Today we look at using the Program Compatibility Assistant, and troubleshooting compatibility issues so programs install successfully.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-01-25-[22-39-22]-.png" />If you have a PC infected with Internet Security 2010, you're probably reading this article so you can understand how to get rid of it. Thankfully we've got the instructions to help you get rid of this awful thing.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-01-20-[14-03-27]-.png" />If you have a PC infected with Advanced Virus Remover, you'll probably find that this is a tough one to get rid of. Thankfully we've got the instructions to help you defeat this terrible virus.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-01-18-[16-02-46]-.png" />If you or somebody you know was recently infected because they were tricked into opening a fake shipping label in an email, there's a quick and easy way to get rid of it. At least, these are the steps that worked on our test machine.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-1012010011301.png" />With the amount of different versions of Windows being used now, you’ll probably find yourself trying to share files between them. Today we take a look at how to share files between Vista and Windows 7 machines.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-01-03-[02-26-21]-.png" />If you've got a PC infected by the Antivirus Live virus, you've got a tough job ahead of you to remove it. And we've got the instructions to help.