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How to Fix Unmountable Boot Volume in Windows 10?

Here we go again with another article explaining another BSOD error code. This time it is something called UNMOUNTABLE BOOT VOLUME. This error is much less cryptic than your usual BSOD code, but it is still quite a task for an average user to figure out what

Using Shutdown Timer on Windows 10

From time to time every PC user faces a situation when it needs to go somewhere but can’t shut down a PC right now because of some task running. In such a situation Windows 10 shutdown timer is your best friend. Windows has the necessary utilities and

What is pagefile.sys and How to Delete It?

Page file (also known as swapfile or paging file) is a vital part of any modern Windows computer. Because how it works, page file may take up some serious amount of free space on your drive thus making users wonder why the heck pagefile.sys takes so much

What is hiberfil.sys File and How to Delete It?

If you read this article, then you probably wonder what is hiberfil.sys file and why on Earth it consumes so much space on my drive? What cringes users’ gears more is that there is no obvious way to delete hiberfil.sys file. Windows simply does not allow anybody

What is System Volume Information Folder?

Every drive on a Windows PC (even removable one) has an intriguing System Volume Information folder. If your PC shows hidden files on the Windows Explorer, you probably have seen System Volume Information folder many times. Usually, Windows does not allow you to open it which in

How to Change Mouse Cursor Size in Windows 10?

By default, Windows 10 uses a quite small mouse cursor. For most users, this setting is completely fine, and they don’t even bother thinking about how to change mouse cursor size in Windows 10. If you are not this kind of user and want to increase cursor

How to Pin a File to the Taskbar in Windows 10?

Windows 10 allows you to pin any application or folder to the taskbar or Start menu and access them faster. For some unknown reason there is no official way to pin a file to the taskbar or Start menu. Sure, you can use jump list to quickly

What is dllhost.exe Process and Why It Causes High CPU Load?

Process COM Surrogate (dllhost.exe) is a system process that allows to register COM objects (Component Object Model) in Windows 10, 8 or Windows 7. For example, by default the icons for unsupported media formats won’t be displayed correctly in Windows 10. But once the user installs appropriate