How to Solve 5 Common Windows Tech Issues

  • -Unable to upThe technical issue is always a result of the corruption of the windows update file.date -Rebooting unexpectedly -Less storage -Disconnecting from the internet -Sound issues
  • You might find out that the problem is not related to your hardware.
  • When using your computer for browsing, you need the internet connection to be stable.

Most computer users in the world use the windows operating system. The most recent update is windows 10, which took over windows 8. Even with the upgrade, at some point, your computer always has technical issues. Reportedly, most of you do not know how to solve the tech issues.

When your computer shuts down without notice, or it becomes sluggish, you remain there helpless. We are here to give you some techniques on how to solve common windows technical issues. Let us get straight into it.

After updating your computer to Windows 10, you might start having less storage, unlike before.

1. Unable to Update to Windows 

This is a significant issue, and many computer users have complained about their computers being unable to update to the latest version of windows. Remember, with an outdated software version, you will end up having d3dx11­_43 dll errors, and you will have issues when operating your computer.

The technical issue is always a result of the corruption of the windows update file. To resolve this, first, you need to check the version of Windows that you are using by clicking the icon ‘about windows.’ You will then delete all the files and folders found there, then restart your computer. Go ahead and download another software, install it and use it to upgrade your computer.

2. Rebooting Unexpectedly

This issue is frustrating, more so if you are in the middle of doing some work or browsing. Your computer’s monitor unexpectedly turns blue, and then it shuts down. You can resolve this problem by using the WhoCrashed program. When you run the WhoCrashed program on your computer, it will identify the reason behind the unexpected reboot and give you solutions.

You might find out that the problem is not related to your hardware. Often, the technical issue might be associated with device drivers or pieces of coding. In case you run the WhoCrashed program and fail to get a solution, it would be best if you contact a computer professional.

3. Less Storage

After updating your computer to Windows 10, you might start having less storage, unlike before. This is because, after the upgrade, your old version of the operating system does not disappear, and it still covers space arising to less storage capacity. If you are comfortable with your new software version, you can delete the old version and create more storage space. Click the start button, then on the search box, write ‘cleanup,’ you will find the ‘disk cleanup’ option, select it. After scanning, you will have a list of files that you can clean. Select the previous windows, then go ahead and clean. This will leave your computer with more storage space, approximately 8GB.

Most computer users have no idea how to resolve common technical issues associated with windows.

4. Disconnecting From the Internet

When using your computer for browsing, you need the internet connection to be stable. In windows 10, most people have reported frequent disconnection of their computer from the internet. First, this problem may not be related to your computer. Restart your internet router, then check for stability.

You can also try and see if the internet is working on other devices. If not, then you need to communicate with your internet service providers to resolve the issue. If the problem is not with internet connections, you need to update your computer’s Wi-Fi drivers. Search for device manager, then click network adapters. Double click to get to see the adapter, then right-click on the update driver software, search for the updated version- this might resolve your issue.

5. Sound Problems

At times, you may realize that your computer is still low when with the highest volume. The problem might be associated with old drivers. Your old driver, which was working well with your older version of windows, might fail to work once you update your windows. To resolve this, click the start button, then go to device manager. A link will open, which has many options for the new windows. Select the sound, go to the sound card, and go straight to the driver tab. Proceed and update the drivers, and this will solve your sound problems.

Most computer users have no idea how to resolve common technical issues associated with windows. You can resolve most of the technical issues by checking your setting or updating various applications. However, some complex technical issues will require you to involve an IT expert, therefore, do not hesitate to do so.

Tracie Johnson

Tracie Johnson is a New Jersey native and an alum of Penn State University. She is passionate about writing, reading, and living a healthy lifestyle. She feels happiest when around a campfire surrounded by friends, family, and her Dachshund named Rufus.

Leave a Reply