How to Repair Error 0x8004242d ‘Failed to format the selected partition’

Some Windows 10 users report that they can’t format their hard drives and the error message is “Selected partition could not be formatted, error 0x8004242d”. It is also possible that the associated error code is 0x80070057. In this article, we will fix this error with some simple solutions. There can be many reasons for thisContinue reading “How to Repair Error 0x8004242d ‘Failed to format the selected partition’”

Troubleshooting Fatal Error C0000034 while Applying Windows Update

There are many improvements and benefits that you can take advantage of after you update your Windows operating system. However, it can be annoying when you encounter errors that prevent you from completing the update. If you encounter such errors on your computer, don’t worry because we have several solutions for you. We will helpContinue reading “Troubleshooting Fatal Error C0000034 while Applying Windows Update”

How to Resolve Network Discovery not Working on Windows PC

Network discovery allows you to detect other devices connected to the same network, provided that this feature is also enabled. It is usually used for file-sharing or other devices such as printers. It saves you from having to attach files to emails or searching for old USB drives, but sometimes it doesn’t work without warning.Continue reading “How to Resolve Network Discovery not Working on Windows PC”

Troubleshooting: “MTP USB Device Driver Failed” Error Message

If you are trying to connect your cell phone to your computer, but you get the error message “Device driver has not been successfully installed” and “MTP USB Device Failed”, then you have come to the right place because today we will look at how to solve this problem. MTP stands for Media Transfer Protocol,Continue reading “Troubleshooting: “MTP USB Device Driver Failed” Error Message”

Troubleshooting: “We Can’t Open this File Right Now. Make Sure OneDrive is Running on Your PC”

Microsoft OneDrive, formerly known as SkyDrive, is a file hosting and synchronization service that helps back up, protect sync and access photos and files across all devices. For most users, it’s a useful tool. Unfortunately, some Windows users have reported that they cannot open files in OneDrive and only get a notification window: This fileContinue reading “Troubleshooting: “We Can’t Open this File Right Now. Make Sure OneDrive is Running on Your PC””

Fixing the Paint 3D Not Working in Windows 10 PC

Paint 3D is an application that comes with your Windows 10 installation. However, many users are experiencing various problems with this application. Although it is an update and an improvement over the previous Paint application, users are reporting error messages on the forums: Paint 3D is currently unavailable. It also appears when attempting to launchContinue reading “Fixing the Paint 3D Not Working in Windows 10 PC”

How to Repair MS Office “Access denied to installation source” Error Message

If you are trying to install Microsoft Office on your Windows 10 computer but Office installation fails with Access to installation source denied error message, then this article will help you find quick and easy solutions to solve this problem successfully. If you are facing this problem, you will get the following complete error message;Continue reading “How to Repair MS Office “Access denied to installation source” Error Message”

Troubleshooting: Exception Processing Message 0xc0000135 on Windows 10

Visual C++ is a package of “libraries” distributed by Microsoft to standardize the development process of a large number of different functions in Windows. There are several versions, and some errors are simply due to the lack of a particular version on your system. Almost all popular applications on the Windows platform use some versionContinue reading “Troubleshooting: Exception Processing Message 0xc0000135 on Windows 10”

Troubleshooting: Recovery Blue Screen Error 0x0000185 in Windows PC

Error code 0xc0000185 almost always occurs when you boot your Windows computer, usually after rebooting your system. It almost always appears as a BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) with the text “Your PC boot configuration data is missing or contains some errors” followed by an error code. It is also possible that the message readsContinue reading “Troubleshooting: Recovery Blue Screen Error 0x0000185 in Windows PC”