Help Desk Geek – Page 7 – Help Desk Tips for IT Pros

What Is My Raspberry Pi’s IP Address?

by File in: Networking

Every device on a network has an Internet Protocol or IP address. The IP address is how you identify a specific device on your network among all the others, just […]

How to Fix a “Wi-Fi Doesn’t Have a Valid IP Configuration” Error

by File in: Help Desk

Do you keep running into a “Wi-Fi doesn’t have a valid IP configuration” error message while diagnosing an inactive internet connection in Windows 10? That happens when your PC fails […]

How to Fix a Kernel Security Check Failure BSOD

by File in: Windows 10

In a world where access to a computer is more critical than ever, a blue screen of death (BSOD) error on a Windows PC can bring that access to a […]

How to Fix Windows Update Errors

by File in: How-To

Since the release of Windows 10 and Microsoft’s shift to a software-as-a-service model for their flagship operating system, the updates have been coming thick and fast. At least once a […]

How to Measure Distance in Photoshop

by File in: How-To

Photoshop is a great tool when it comes to photo editing. The best thing about Photoshop is that while you can use it to get creative with your photos, you […]

What Is Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable & Do You Need So Many?

by File in: Help Desk

Sometimes when you install an application in Windows, you might be asked to install an additional application called Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable. One day when looking through your installed applications, […]

4 Best Linux Tablets and Why You Should Use One

by File in: Linux Tips

While it may still have a relatively small share of the desktop market, Linux is growing in popularity every day. The desktop market itself may not be the holy grail […]

How to Scan a QR Code on iPhone and Android

by File in: How-To

Quick Response (QR) codes are modern barcodes that look like maze squares, which store small amounts of data like URLs, text or images. You can scan the QR Code and […]

msvcr120.dll Missing on Your Computer? 8 Ways to Fix

by File in: Windows 10

Do you keep receiving a “program can’t start because MSVCR120.dll is missing” error while attempting to launch an application in Windows 10? Typically, the reason for that lies with a […]

What Does 504 Gateway Timeout Mean and How to Fix It

by File in: Help Desk

When you run into trouble accessing certain websites, your browser often displays an HTTP status code that helps you decipher the problem. These codes come in different types and variations, […]