What to Do if You Cannot Get Windows Vista Service Pack 1

What to Do if You Cannot Get Windows Vista Service Pack 1

According to the Microsoft support website, there are 8 causes for Service Pack 1 update problems. Don’t be disappointed. You’ll be able to find the 8 possible causes here as well as the solutions for each one. The causes are numbered in order from least complicated...
What to Do if You Cannot Get Windows Vista Service Pack 1

Windows Vista SP1 Officially Released

Check your Windows Updates guys, because the long awaited Service Pack 1 for Vista has finally been released. So how do I get it? Open the Start Menu and type windows update, then push enterClick Check for Updates in the SidebarThe Windows Service Pack 1 update should...
How to Re-Enable the Snipping Tool

How to Re-Enable the Snipping Tool

After making a few tweaks here and there to your computer, you may find that the Windows Snipping Tool had disappeared. I use it quite often for this weblog so when it disappeared, I had quite a headache. I’m sure many also want to know how to bring this tool back....
Restore Deleted or Old Files

Restore Deleted or Old Files

When Apple revealed Leopard with their brand new Time Machine feature which allows you to backup individual files from different time periods, everyone was in awe. However, what many do not know is that Vista is also equipped with a similar feature. Yes, you can...
How to Identify a Buggy Device Driver on Windows Vista

How to Identify a Buggy Device Driver on Windows Vista

If your computer is acting unpredictably, locking up, and encountering blue screens of death, then you’re most likely the victim of a faulty driver. There are two ways to do this: One is good ol’ device manager, and the other is something new in Vista called Driver...