How To Use Backup and Restore with Windows 7

Setting up the Backup To set up a backup in Windows 7, click/open My Computer, right-click on your local drive and select Properties.  Then click on the Tools tab and click the Back up now button. In the Back up or restore your files window, click the link to set up a backup. Windows will […]

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Solutions to Common PC Problems

My Computer Won’t Turn On Begin by checking the power cord to confirm that it is plugged in securely into the back of the computer case and the power outlet. If it is plugged into an outlet, make sure it is a working outlet. To check your outlet, you can plug in another device to check […]

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Basic Troubleshooting Tips

There are many different things that could cause a problem with your computer. No matter what’s causing the issue, troubleshooting will always be a process of trial and error. You may need to use several different approaches before you can find a solution. Write down your steps: Once you start troubleshooting, you may want to write down each step […]

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Pop-up Ads Keep Showing Up On My Desktop

If don’t have any web browsers open and you are getting pop-up ads on your desktop, you more than likely have adware installed. Adware is a type of program that displays unwanted ads. Getting rid of them is a little tricky but there are a ton of system utility tools out on the web that […]

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My Printer Won’t Print

Check if the printer is turned on. If not, turn it on and try again. Check if the printer has paper. If not, put paper in the paper tray and try printing again. Check if the printer has a paper jam. If so, remove the paper, close the printer, and try printing again. Ensure that […]

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Printer Installation Problems for HP Laserjet Pro 400 M401n

Printer Installation Problems for HP Laserjet Pro 400 M401n If you are having problems installing software/drivers for HP Laserjet Pro 400 M401n, this is the solution to the problem. Uninstall any previous HP printer software installation that was attempted for this printer. Make sure all HP folders with the software has been deleted from the (C:) […]

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