Forum discussion tagged with Apps.
  1. aak23

    Question There’s a problem with this app. Reinstall the application from its original install location or contact your administrator.

    For about a month or so I havent been able to open the Microsft store or any apps that use it. So today I completely factory reset my PC and now the microsoft store or any of its apps arent here. Also whenever I download any installers for non microsft store apps it says "There’s a problem with...
  2. TheFlash1300

    Question Where can i find an actual CPU stress tool?

    I tried many CPU stress tools, but none of them worked as I wanted. None of them were able to load the CPU above 95% or even at 100%, and they were not able to heat the CPU at least above 60 degrees celsium. I want a stress tool that will load the CPU to its maximum and will heat it. Heating...
  3. StonedAKhana

    Question How do I make windows recognize installed software?

    Windows can’t find the programs I have installed. Any way to make it search for programs? Stuff like fl studio and steam are installed on my drives but windows can’t find them.
  4. S

    [SOLVED] Do apps slow down your computer even though they barely take up space?

    Let's say I had 100 apps that were only 1mb each, versus a SINGLE app that takes up 100mb. This means they take up the same amount of disk space. They are not apps that run in the background or anything, they just exist. Is the only reason why having a lot of apps leads to a slower computer is...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] legal advice on my files being taken, not able to do my business

    I've been battling this issue for years, and have noticed more are finally seeing what is happening. This morning I spent hours editing my pictures for my online sale business in windows photos, running windows10 64. I spend all my spare time doing this over and over ad infitum. I refuse to sign...
  6. System32_76

    Question Metro Apps Install Question

    Hello everyone. There was an issue with Windows 10 where if the default metro apps were removed in one build (1803 as an example), updating to the next build (1809 as an example) would bring them back again. Has this issue been resolved already?
  7. Jahh122

    Question Streamlabels software not installing / showing

    Ok so before right, I had stream labels installed, and anytime I opened the program and I tried opening it wouldn't open/show up on my screen even if I ran it as administrator. So after that, I uninstalled stream labels. Now when I try to install it this shows up on my screen. It doesn't install...
  8. F

    Question Pixelated Application Icon

    Hello, i would like to ask a question. I noticed that almost all of my apps icon are blurry/pixelated. How could i fix that? Here are the links of the screenshot i have taken. You will see the icons are slightly pixelated and got white strokes there.
  9. S

    [SOLVED] Apps not showing up on new drive

    I just got an NVMe ssd and put windows on it, but whenever I search for any app, nothing from my other drives show up.
  10. pedropandesal

    Question 2 NVME FOR 2 M.2 SLOT

    Hello! I have a question. I got a mobo and that is B550M mortar. Is that ok to occupy my 2 M.2 slot not USING THE PCIE SLOT. One is for OS with a 120gb nvme and the other slot is for apps/games with a 1tb nvme. Also is it ok to swap them? the 120gb with os is at the slower m.2 slot(lowerpart)...
  11. E

    [SOLVED] Regarding Windows 10 file system access and privacy

    Dear forum English is not my first language, and my Windows is in danish, so please excuse spelling mistakes etc. "Allow that apps gain acces to file system" = ON "Choose which apps that shall have access to your file system" = List is empty / there is no apps I have read the support site and...
  12. K

    [SOLVED] Best OS for HP Pavilion X2 detachable PC 10

    I bought this little computer from someone else who installed CloudreadyOS on it, but I hate this os. It came with Windows 10 originally, but I don't know if I should try to go back to windows since this computer only has 2gb of RAM. I think it's a 64bit or 32bit. Not sure, but I wanted to...
  13. System32_76

    [SOLVED] Are Metro Apps Still Popular?

    As the title says. Since Windows 10 was released, do the majority of desktop users use these at all?
  14. G

    Question Distorted desktop apps

    Hello to the community I have an issue regarding my desktop apps, and it doesent matter which. As linked in this post. The pictures you see is directly print screened, and i have no idea why it occurs. When i open an app it slowly becomes more and more grainy until it is almost impossible to...
  15. R

    [SOLVED] Airplane mode on phone..

    Hello! I was wondering if its okay if I turn my iPhone 8 on airplane mode for a few hours when I’m not using it to save battery. Is this okay to do, or am I gonna damage the battery? Also is it okay to charge my phone to 100 percent overnight? From, Ryan
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    [SOLVED] All apps are greyed out after an update (FIXED)

    Hi, after an update, all the windows 10 apps are greyed out, start button, clock, volume don't work, non of the google fixes help...Is there a solution without reinstalling\reseting?
  17. System32_76

    [SOLVED] App For Testing Functionality Of Computer Peripherals?

    Hello everyone, I was wondering if there is an app for Windows which checks to see if every port and jack on the computer's I/O works correctly. Something that is like a diagnostics app, but for the computer's external hardware instead of its internal components.
  18. I

    [SOLVED] Launcher for Windows 10 Apps downloaded from MS STORE

    So i am searching for hours and found no close answers to this my question is there some launcher for my windows 10 apps you know like a convenient list of apps that is from ms store , i know start menu does this. im just askin if there's a software for this because i want to install somethin...
  19. J

    Question What's wrong with my PC?

    My task bar has this gap between the bottom of it and the bottom of my screen as if it was a few pixels off the bottom My apps don't boot up before i log in anymore and they wait until i'm on the desktop before starting up Some apps keep crashing completely, such as voicemod and peripheral...
  20. W

    Question [Samsung J7 Pro] Won't let me move apps/games to SD card

    Android version 9 One UI version 1.1 I've had this phone (J7 Pro) for about 2 years. The phone comes with 16GB of internal storage, well... that got filled up quite quickly considering about 5GB is for RAM. Anyways I got a 64GB SD Card a while back. I can move some apps to the external storage...
  21. N

    Question Interesting Apps??

    What are some interesting free apps and software i should download on my PC that will simplify my life and are just simply cool?
  22. Dollas4Eva_SR

    Question Can't turn cellular data on for apps on iPhone!

    I was trying to save data on my phone so I turned off cellular data for most of my apps. Unfortunately, my iPhone decided to automatically reset all cellular data statistics for my phone. So now, the apps that I previously turned off have dissapeared because the system thinks it haven't used...
  23. M

    Question What The Best Software To Download Files else idm

    i need software to download files i need it free?
  24. G

    Question Google Chrome video color issue

    I tried other web browsers like Firefox and Opera, watched Youtube videos and there no issues, so only on Google Chrome have color issue that the video show redish color instead black color, and here a image that have a bit redish color video with black page while other browser the page and...
  25. O

    Question Forensic computer research question

    This is a bit unusual but I'm helping someone who has some disabilities and he's been getting nasty messages on instagram kik etc. The downside is he doesn't know who's sending these messages to him and he's blocked by these people shortly after he reads them. Once he's blocked the user and the...
  26. S

    Question Last opened window shows on home screen and drop down menu

    Hi. I have been facing a strange problem. The last opened window appears on on other apps, home screen and dropdown menu with low opacity. How to fix it? My LG V10 VS990 shows last used app on home screen or on any other in transparent. when i drop down the menu, i can see the last...
  27. M

    Question how to record live streams

    i want to record live streams from apps that provide live streams. this would only be for personal use, if i can't find the time to watch a live event but want to be able to watch later. if you have an suggestions please let me know, something legit, good quality possibly free and i can save...
  28. J

    Question Windows

    Hi everyone. I have an issue with the internet access on my windows 10 machine that I have been unble to solve for several days. My computer recently got infected with a virus. I formatted my SSD with the OS on it and re-installed Windows 10 Home. Since doing this I have been unable to use the...
  29. E

    [SOLVED] 6 pin to 8 pin converter underpowering GPU?

    I am using a 6 pin to 8 pin converter to power my GTX 1080 (It has a single 8 pin connection on it) and my PSU doesn't have any 8 pin slots (Rocketfish 550w PSU). The GPU works fine, but one of my colleagues suggested that the converter might be causing the GPU to be underpowered. I'm not sure...
  30. M

    Question i5-4440 + GTX 970 in 2019?

    To Tom's Hardware community: I have the following gaming-centered build in mind: Intel i5-4440 (stock cooler) Nvidia GTX-970 16GB DDR3 RAM ASRock Z97M Killer motherboard Samsung 960 Pro/SM 961 Any 1TB mechanical hard disk I am able to acquire all of these parts for less that $400, and I...
  31. Question how do I fix "SMART detected HDD/SSD failure 6"

    So I decided to put my 'Toshiba 1TB drive' from an older config inside my current one. I checked that the SATA rate was the same and it is. After putting it in I found this error message and I dunno what it means. SMART detected HDD/SSD failure 6 : TOSHIBA DT1ACA100 WARNING! Please back up...
  32. R

    Question VERY Low GPU Utilization In Games (RTX 2080)

    BACK STORY: About 2 months ago this was my computer spec: AMD R7 2700x Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB 16GB DDR4 RAM @2400mhz ASUS Prime X470 Pro Motherboard 650W Corsair 650M Power Supply I was playing a game one day, and my card just randomly stopped working. Not really sure what happened, just mid...
  33. A

    Question Used RX 480 Asus 4GB Dual Heaven Benchmark good?

    Gpu is stock Extreme preset Link to Benchmark (Stock RX480 4GB) Bought it used for about 69$ is the benchmark up to standard? Benchmark Link
  34. S

    [SOLVED] Should i buy the i7 8700k or rtx 2060

    At the moment i have AMD Ryzen 2600 GTX 1050ti but i dont know if i should upgrade it to a i7 8700k or a RTX 2060 If i upgrade it to a rtx 2060 can my cpu handel the rtx 2060 or will it bottleneck or i can go for a gtx 1060 6gb i play fortnite competitive so i need alot of fps cuz end game there...
  35. T

    Question My PC is a special snowflake

    My Pc is deciding not to be nice and will not post. It all started when my i looked at my monitoring software an it said my ram wasn’t working as well as it should be. So i decided i would just switch the ram slots. Once i switched them my monitor was saying no signal so i switched them back...
  36. I

    Question PSU and GPU questions

    Hey I'm building a streaming pc and need help picking my psu and gpu I will list all my components and please tell me what wattage I should get for my psu and what gpu. I plan on getting a 144hz monitor. Case: Corsair CC-9011139-WW 500D Obsidian RGB SE Mid Tower Case Motherboard: ASUS ROG...
  37. T

    Question When using custom resolutions does the ratio between the native and custom resolution matter?

    I'm a PC gamer who despises aliasing, but many of the games I play do not have adequate antialiasing settings. If it is too bad I usually use a custom resolution of 3840x2160 through the Nvidia control panel, which makes things much more bearable (been doing this with FFXIV recently). I do have...
  38. A

    Question Stuck in Bios loop that does not starts Windows 7

    So, I was playing a game of Dota 2 and suddenly blackout occurs for like 3 seconds. Electric is back on so I started the computer and and it went to bios. Now, this is not the first time that I encounter this problem. I know i had to do a hard reset on my computer by unplugging all my...
  39. A

    Question Over clocking will not apply

    Hi guys, I’m new to the forum but usually when I have computer issues, you guys usually have answers, unfortunately after hours of online searching trying to find a fix, nothing has worked that I’ve found that had worked for anyone else! Simply put, my bios overclocks will not apply at all...