How to find a Windows 7 product key

How to find a Windows 7 product key

Sometimes, reinstalling Windows is unavoidable, because of performance reasons or because your computer has been attacked by malware. If Windows needs to be reinstalled, you will need to enter your product key. This guide will show you how to find a Windows 7 product key within a minute.

Retrieve Windows 10 product key

Retrieve your Windows 10 product key: when is it necessary and how does it work

If you’re planning to update your computer or reinstall Windows 10, you need to retrieve your Windows 10 key – also referred to as a product licensing key. In 2016, Microsoft changed the way it licenses products and issued digital licenses for codes to be automatically transferred during a reinstallation. But there are some situations when it may be necessary to find your Windows key and enter it...

Finding your Windows 8 product key

How to find your Windows 8 product key

Missing your Windows 8 product key? Finding it sometimes sounds easier than it is, but if you know the right steps you’ll never miss it again. There are multiple options to find your Windows license product key – either by using an external utility program or a Windows tool. We’ll show you how to find it quickly.

Set up your own Debian FTP server with ProFTPD

Debian FTP server: how to install and configure your own

FTP servers are suitable solutions if you want to make files available for download or offer multiple users a platform for storing and accessing data. The practical server-client technology also plays an important role in the maintenance of web presences. This tutorial explains how to install and set up your own Debian FTP server.

Add a Windows 10 User

Add a Windows 10 user: how it’s done

Regardless of whether it’s a desktop layout, wallpaper, or individual settings – each user has their own ideas when it comes to the design of their system surface. For this reason, it’s practical for state-of-the-art operating systems to provide the option of logging in with different accounts at system start. In Windows 10 you can also add new users in order to simplify shared use of the device. ...

0x80070005 error

0x80070005: How to fix the Windows error

There may be different reasons when applications or files won’t open in Windows, and error code “0x80070005” is displayed. Possible causes include errors in the file system or the registry database, as well as issues with rights management. But how exactly do these errors occur and how can the 0x80070005 error be fixed?

Resolving 0x8024200d errors

0x8024200d: The Best Solutions to the Windows Update Error

Windows update errors can often be especially tricky. For instance, if the 0x8024200d error occurs while installing a new patch, even a restart won’t usually help. However, since continuous updates to Windows are vital for stability and security, you may have to fix this problem yourself if necessary.

USB drive not recognized

USB drive not recognized: Overview of causes and solutions

When you want to create backups of important files or copy data to another device, external storage devices like USB sticks continue to be the best solution. But what if some files are only stored on the data medium and the USB drive is not recognized? We point out the most common causes for a “USB device not recognized” message and present the best solutions for Windows and Mac.

Resolving 0xc0000005 errors

0xc0000005: The Best Ways to Solve the Windows Error

Windows errors are assigned various codes and their meaning is often unclear to many users. For instance, the text displayed for error code “0xc0000005” says that a program launch or an access attempt has failed. But why the issue occurred or how it can be fixed is left unexplained. We reveal what’s behind the “0xc0000005” error and how you can resolve it.

Fixing 0x80070057 error

0x80070057: How to fix Windows parameter errors

Windows systems use error messages to inform their users that a system function could not be executed properly. The major problem is the fact that most messages only contain error codes such as “0x80070057”, which are of little help to many users. For example, the code provided here represents a parameter error – but how do you fix it?


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