Windows 10 Snipping Tool is leaking your username and/or your full name

If you are concerned about privacy then you probably know that it isn’t good idea to use your real name as a Windows account name. Not only Windows contains security flaws that can steal your username, but it is prominently displayed on your laptop’s sign-in screen, and any person who is behind you knows your […]

Windows Update – Service not running or Windows System apps appear as from unknown publisher

There are two symptoms to the same problem in Microsoft Windows: Windows Update cannot currently check for updates, because the service is not running. You may need to restart your computer When you Run As Administrator mmc.exe, notepad.exe, regedit.exe and any other program, you get — Do you want to allow the following program from […]

Solution to “The term ‘-Version’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet…”

When trying to run PowerShell.exe with command line argument -Version, you may get the following error: -Version : The term ‘-Version’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and […]