Help Desk Geek – Page 17 – Help Desk Tips for IT Pros

How to Fix a “Getting Windows Ready” Stuck Error

by File in: Windows 10

Windows 10 updates have a reputation for taking ages to download and install. As if that wasn’t bad enough, some updates also end up getting stuck during the final stages. […]

What Is the Shell Infrastructure Host Process and Is It Safe?

by File in: Windows 10

The Windows operating system is built on a collection of hundreds of different system processes, each having a specific purpose. For instance, some parts of the Windows interface are generated […]

MBR vs GPT: Which Format Is Better for an SSD Drive?

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If you ever install a fresh copy of Windows on a hard drive, you may be asked to choose what drive partitioning standard you want to use. The choice is […]

6 Best Amazon Fire Tablet Cases

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The Amazon Fire tablet is one of the best tablets focused on entertainment. Its 10.1 inch IPS LCD display with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution offers a beautiful experience watching […]

How to Delete a Page in Microsoft Word

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Don’t feel bad for having trouble deleting a page in Microsoft Word. While it seems like it should be a simple task, deleting a page in Word can be extremely […]

How to Fix a No Bootable Device Error on Windows 10

by File in: Windows 10

If you’ve started up your Windows PC and you’re faced with a “no bootable device” error, you might panic. While it could be a sign that your hard drive has […]

How to Check the Type of RAM in Your Windows PC

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RAM comes in various types, capacities, speeds and brands. If you ever want to upgrade your RAM or need to verify whether your system meets certain minimum requirements, you’ll have […]

How to Boost Microphone Volume in Windows 10

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Nothing disrupts the flow of a virtual meeting or conference call like the other person constantly requesting you to speak louder or repeat what you said. More often than not, […]

19 Best Outlook Mobile App Tips for Android and iOS

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Outlook has been the heartbeat of business for a long time. Now, it’s moving into our personal lives too. Is that because work from home has exploded? Is it because […]

How to Cite a YouTube Video in MLA and APA

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The first rule of fight club academic writing is to cite your sources. (Honestly, we wish it were more common in other kinds of writing, too.) Two common styles for […]