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    Problem with networking between W-8.1 computer & W-10

    I have a W-10 laptop that I can connect to my other computers, but only from the other computer, not vice-versa. The icon of the other computer shows up on the network window of the W-10, but when I click on the icon, I am prompted to enter my credentials - but the password is not accepted. From...
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    System Image Backup fails

    In the past, system image backups from my Toshiba laptop to an external HD worked, but now I get the error displayed in the JPG attached in this post. I have done the CHKDSK/R on my hard drive but the backup still fails. I even tried a different external hard drive, but the results are the same...
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    Solved You have new apps that can open this file...

    When I double-click on txt files or html files on my hard drive, why do I get this popup that tells me I have new apps for this type of file? Notepad is fine for txt files, as is Firefox or IE for the html files.
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    Solved Wake-up Alarm?

    The last few days an alarm has come up at 7:15 AM on my laptop running Windows 8.1. I am not interested in having this alarm, but I can't find how to disable it. I searched for 'Alarm', but I can't find where it resides. Can anyone tell me where to find this app so I can turn it off? Thanks.
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    Videos cannot be played since Windows 8.1 was installed

    I have used the MPUI video viewer for several years on Windows 7 and Windows 8.0 without any problem. Last week I installed Windows 8.1 on my Lenovo laptop, and since that time, MPUI does not work. So I figured that maybe MPUI is no longer compatible with Windows 8.1, so I'll download a...
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    Solved Unable to download free apps from Store

    I tried downloading various apps from the store, but the message I get was I can't install this app. For example, I tried to install PDF Reader 8, and I get error code 0x80070032. Does the error code reveal what the problem is? I am running Windows 8, not Windows 8.1, on the Lenovo IdeaPad.
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    Solved When a tile is touched it returns to tile display in a sec

    I am new to Windows 8, and on the tile display, when I touch a tile, i.e. the weather tile, a black screen appears with Accuweather.com in the middle; this lasts about a second, then the tile window display reappears. I would expect that the Accuweather.com website would appear, but it never...