My Windows 8 laptop won't recognise my CD. When I go to Device Manager, the drive shows and the device status under properties says the device is working properly but it my CD still isn't recognised. Please help!
Sound fails to play on my Windows 8 laptop.
Here are the things I've tried.
Restarting the Audio Service (it doesn't restart, it stays stuck on "stopping", and I have to restart my computer
Updating my audio drivers
When I go to test the audio, this is what I see.
What can be...
I cannot ping google.com or bing.com while connected to my VPN or access any website. I can connect to my VPN, but I do not have internet access while connected.
Below is what I have tried
Disabling windows firewall and comodo firewall
Setup my DNS routing to Cloudflare 220.127.116.11 and Google...
On task manager my disk usage always is at 100% or 99% and it often runs slowly. It takes ages to finish loading when I login to windows and it takes long to search my hard drive and open programs.
I have tried
Wiping out my computer and reinstalling windows
Replacing my hard drive
Searching for files is VERY slow on Windows 8.1
I have tried
rebuilding my search index
restarting the windows search service
adding the AppData folder to my search index
Running "sfc /scannow"
Running "DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth"
It hasn't helped.
How do I speed up windows search?
It seems like HP's advice of wiping out my computer and reinstalling windows was not helpful, as now the same problem I had last year, is happening again this year. BlueScreenView says the problem is with ntoskrnl.exe
Also my internet keeps on disconnecting so I have to restart, so I think the...
When I plug my headphones into my HP laptop, the sound is very tinny and low quality.
The fault is not with the headphones as I got them new today and it works well in my phone.
I tried to fix the problem by installing the latest driver but there was an error installing it and now Beats Audio is...
My wireless driver keeps on crashing then the internet cuts off.
When the internet cuts off, connecting to a wireless network or resetting the network adapter freezes the computer.
I have the latest wireless drivers on my computer.
What can be done to fix this?