Windows 11

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
Nvidia RTX 4000 Series can't detect HDMI
Gaming

Nvidia RTX 4000 Series can’t detect HDMI, But DP OK

We recently made our office computer better by adding a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070, replacing an old RTX 2070 Super. Before, we connected four screens to the 2070: three using DisplayPort (main [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
Add Open with code to Windows 11 Context Menu
App

Add “Open with code” to Windows 11 Context Menu

If you just switched to Windows 11, you might see something different when you right-click a file or folder. In Windows 10, there was a handy “Open with Code” option for opening [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago
How to Remove Baidu Wangpan Shortcut from This PC
Troubleshoot

How to Remove Baidu Wangpan Shortcut from This PC

If you’ve installed and used Baidu Wangpan (百度网盘) on your Windows 11 or Windows 10 computer, you might have seen a shortcut that keeps showing up in the “This PC” [...]

By Nyau Wai Hoe, ago