Category Archives: PC

Windows : How to pause Windows 10 updates download

Since Windows 10, Microsoft made it harder for users to disable automatic updates and downloads. When triggered automatically, there is no function on the user interface to stop them, unfortunately. If you are running with the default settings, you might at some point end up working on your computer and noticed that your bandwidth was… Read More »

Windows : Google Chrome freeze shortly after opening

I have encountered the following issue/symptoms with Google Chrome (version 56.0.2924.87) on Windows 10 : – Google Chrome crash shortly after opening, the application become unresponsive even while going to settings – Single tab opened with the default Google page – No 3rd party extension, only Google defaults After digging around, I found that the… Read More »

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Windows : How to disable ads in uTorrent client

uTorrent is a great BitTorrent client which have a free offer version. Like any free products, ads are involved at some point. Fortunately the developers left a function for users to turn them off. It is well hidden in the advanced features. Make sure before going forward with this procedure to not touch any other… Read More »

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Windows : MacAfee can’t be uninstalled because it is in managed mode

Trying to uninstall the MacAfee Enterprise Agent and get the following error message? Unable to uninstall MacAfee when it is in Managed Mode. To resolve this matter and go through with the uninstallation, you have to change it to unmanaged mode as followed : 1. Open the command prompt 2. Go through the program installation… Read More »

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Linux : How to install and configure lm_sensors on CentOS/RHEL

Monitoring your temperature hardware on Linux made easy with “lm_sensors“. On CentOS or RedHat Enterprise, you can easily install the software using Yum as followed :

Then, you need to configure the software to monitor your hardware. You will have to answer several YES/no questions to probe your system. Just do the following command… Read More »