Windows Live Messenger is an instant messenger that is a part of the Microsoft Live Essentials developed by Microsoft. Sometimes it might stop working abruptly. The issue is a usual one as there is many other people, who get stuck thinking how to resolve the issue. The reason for Windows Live Messenger to stop working is many; hence, this article is focused on getting some of the appropriate solutions to fix the issue.
Some of the applications based on Windows stop working either at the beginning or during the application loading is due to some corruption in the registry. Windows Live support is available for all the issues with the Windows Live Messenger and the other applications.
A place where all the information – in the form of a database – about the operating system is stored with entries and keys is called the Windows Registry. The operating system may experience various issues when there is corruption in these keys and entries. Hence, it might be the same reason if Windows Live Messenger stops working in the PC. Here are some of the steps to fix this issue.
Before you make changes in the registry make sure to take a back up of the same, it would come handy in case you make any mistake while making these changes. You can always opt for help from Windows Live support, in case anything goes wrong.Read more »
You installed a third party toolbar recently. When you open your browser, you see that an unexpected change has happened – a toolbar has taken up valuable space in your browser’s real estate. Moreover, your home page is not what it used to be and your default search engine has been altered. Now, there are many toolbars that make such unsolicited changes to your browsers. Ask toolbar is definitely one such toolbar. In this article we will discuss some of the ways on how to remove Ask toolbar or disable it.
How to remove Ask toolbar or to disable it
Disabling Ask toolbar from Internet Explorer
Disable ‘Ask toolbar’ from Firefox
Disable Ask toolbar From Google chrome
This way you can get rid of this annoying Ask toolbar from your browsers.Read more »
Update the system drivers in your Windows 7 computer and keep it free from issues. Omnitech support team shows you how to do that in this video tutorial. Check it out.
Windows Live Mail is an email application from the software giant Microsoft, which comes with the program Windows Live Essentials. According to Windows Live Support, you may use your Windows Live Mail program to access different internet email accounts. In this post, we will find out how to add Yahoo email account in Windows Live Mail.
Launch Windows Live Mail again. You will find that mails would be downloaded from the Yahoo servers to your account. If you have large number of emails in the Yahoo account, it could take several minutes for the download to finish. For further assistance on this email setup, you may contact Windows Live support or our technical support team for assistance.Read more »
With the support for Windows XP operating over since April, many computer users were left with an operating system that has no support from Microsoft. If you are one among them, then you will be wondering how to upgrade to Windows 8 or some other new Windows operating systems. It is easy, you just have to visit the online Windows Store and purchase a Windows 8 product key license, or visit the Microsoft Store that is near your locality and purchase one. The best thing about Windows 8 is that since it is built on the solid foundation of Windows 7 operating system, it is very less susceptible to security issues.
Apart from sharing some features with Windows 7, Windows 8 has many new features embedded with it. Most of the benchmarking sites have found that Windows 8 is faster and more secure than Windows 7 operating system. One of the main differences between Windows 7 and Windows 8 is that the Windows 7 uses an icon based desktop user interface, and Windows 8 has a tile based Metro user interface. Even though the user interface and Start screen were the main highlights of the operating system, many Windows XP users found it hard to navigate through the operating system because of the new design.
Many Windows XP users said that they never knew how to navigate in the new computer that is installed with Windows 8 operating system due to the weird design Microsoft has integrated in it. Many users stopped looking for how to upgrade to Windows 8 operating system when they learnt about the absence of the Start menu. However, there is no need to worry as Microsoft is planning to release a new operating system in to the market with all the features of Windows 7 operating system- Windows 9.
It is heard that the Windows 9 operating system is going to be a free upgrade for people with Windows 8 operating system, so upgrading to Windows 8 is not a bad thing after all. The advantage you have here is that you get to experiment with the Windows 8 operating system and its features for a while and when Microsoft releases Windows 9, you can upgrade to Windows 9 effortlessly.
If you are looking to upgrade your operating system, then it is recommended that you get Windows 8 from the official Windows Store.Read more »