Tag Archives: Software

How To: Install WhatsApp On An Android Tablet

WhatsApp Messenger is a proprietary, cross-platform instant messaging subscription service for smartphones and selected feature phones that uses the internet for communication. In addition to text messaging, users can send each other images, video, and audio media messages as well as their location using integrated mapping

How to recover your software product key (serial number)

One of the issues that I’ve come across regularly, while trying to provide support,  involves having to reinstall either the Windows operating system and/or the Microsoft Office software on a pc without having the product key (serial number).  How do you recover the software product

Bring Back IE / Change Default Browser In Windows 10

Since the release of Windows 10, most of the comments I’ve  heard are positive.  Everyone seems to like Windows 10, or at least like it more than Windows 8, however the BIG complaint that I keep getting over and over involves Internet Explorer being removed,

Apple Releases Safari 10

While everyone was waiting for the release of macOS, Apple also released Safari 10.0 for those Mac users on OS X El Capitan or OS X Yosemite .  Apple lists the Safari 10 update as a recommended update, that includes improvements for privacy, compatibility, and

macOS Sierra Now Available For Mac’s

For those looking to update to the new Apple macOS Sierra, it is now available.  To get it, from your Mac, go into the App Store and look in the featured section. There you will find the link to download the latest version of the

Upgrade To macOS Sierra Coming 9/20

Update: macOS Sierra is now available. See more detail on the post macOS Sierra Now Available  As of tomorrow 9/20, Mac owners will have the option to upgrade to the new macOS Sierra operating system. Up to now, the Mac operating system was known as

OS X Error – An error occurred while preparing the install

Sometimes the most difficult issues have the simplest solutions. My current situation with a MacBook Pro just happens to be one of those situations.  When trying to reinstall OS X, getting error message “An error occurred while preparing the installation. Try running this application again”. 

Windows App Store Fix For Error 0x80070003

One of the newer functions in Windows 8 / 10 is the Windows app store. The Windows app store gives you access to 1000s of apps. However some people have reported issues  when trying to update apps in the Windows app store. If you look