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what is amdautoupdate.exe window
AMD

What is this random AMDAutoUpdate.exe window?

You’re deep into your gaming session or busy with work when suddenly, a command line window pops up out of nowhere. It’s labeled “AMDAutoUpdate.exe,” and it leaves you [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Update PowerShell 7 in Windows 11 with command line
PowerShell

Command Line to Update PowerShell 7 in Windows 11/10

PowerShell 7 is a super useful tool for both developers and IT pros to make their work easier by automating stuff and keeping things in line. If you like keeping your tools fresh to get all the [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Notepad Keeps Opening Old Files
App

Notepad Keeps Opening Old Files, Why?

If you’ve just switched to Windows 11 or have the latest Windows 10, you might notice something funny with Notepad. It tends to open the last thing you worked on or the old note you had [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
PowerShell Access to the path is denied
Computing

PowerShell “Access to the path is denied” (Administrator)

When you’re working with PowerShell to handle files and folders, sometimes you hit a snag with a message that says “Access to the path is denied.” You might see this pop up [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How to Open URL in PowerShell in Chrome Edge Firefox
Browser

PowerShell: Open URL in Chrome, Edge or Firefox

When you’re using PowerShell, sometimes you need to open a link in a certain browser, like Chrome or Firefox. This can help you test things out in different browsers or do tasks that need [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
BIOS Keeps Resetting Fans at Max Speed on Boot
Hardware

BIOS Keeps Resetting & Fans at Max Speed on Boot

Have you ever had this weird thing where your computer’s BIOS keeps resetting by itself, and the fans go crazy loud when it happens, even though the CMOS battery is completely fine? Well, [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Auto OC Ryzen 7000 or 5000 PBO2 (Curve Optimization)
AMD

Auto OC Ryzen 7000 or 5000 PBO2 (Curve Optimization)

If you’re trying to get the best out of your AMD Ryzen 5000 or 7000 series processor, you might have heard about Precision Boost Overdrive 2 (PBO2) and its cool Curve Optimization feature. [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Graphics Glitches or Artifacts in Oculus (Meta) VR Game
Gaming

Graphics Glitches/Artifacts in Oculus (Meta) VR Game

If you’re using Oculus VR stuff, you might’ve run into some weird graphics problems during your game. This can look like black stripes or boxes messing up your view, especially on [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
PC Keeps Restarting When Opening Ryzen Master
AMD

PC Keeps Restarting When Opening Ryzen Master

If you’ve tried making your computer’s brain (the CPU) work faster or use less power with a tool called Ryzen Master and your computer starts acting up, crashing every time you open [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
ASRock Instant Flash No image file detected
Hardware

ASRock Instant Flash “No image file detected”, Why?

We tried updating our computer’s BIOS to the latest version because we were having some problems. We put the new firmware file on a USB drive, started the computer, and tried to update [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago