When you plug your adapter into your laptop, typically you’ll be greeted with a particular sound, a LED light indicator and a brighter screen. At least, that is what you expect to happen. However, it’s not uncommon for an individual to connect their power adapter to their laptop in hopes of charging their laptop battery (as it reaches near depletion), only for nothing to happen.
For the most part, when people use their computers, they tend to focus primarily on the visuals, but the aural aspects of it are just as important, even if we initially don’t think about it. It’s only when the sound stops working that there is this sudden recognition, whether it’s while playing a game or writing a document. Half of our computer experience evaporating is easily noticeable.
Audiodg.exe is a Windows audio component found on both Windows Vista and Windows 7 based systems. In Task Manager it’s the process titled “Audio Device Graph Isolation”. The purpose of this process is to enable the PC audio drivers to work under a separate session than the currently signed in user, functioning essentially as the audio engine for the operating system.
The Microsoft Windows Search Indexer is a component of Windows that indexes in excess of 300 common file types. The purpose of this component is to speed up the process of locating and finding files and documents making Windows Search quicker and more efficient. Every time the user adds a new file or document to their operating system, the index is automatically updated.
Over the years I have worked on countless connection issues, whether wired or wireless. In many of these cases, the problem was due to something as simple as a wrong network password, bad wireless signal or a wireless adapter that has been accidently switched off. What tends to perplex most users about connection issues is that, while they occur, everything appears to function as it should.
A common problem that many users face when they attempt to upgrade their Windows operating system from Windows XP/Vista to Windows 7/8 is their microphone not working. If you are a Windows user and are facing issues with your microphone, then this article was made for you. In fact, the vast majority of the solutions outlined below should work on all versions of Windows.
Folders are an integral component of the operating system, as they enable us to save and categorise our favourite pictures, movies and personal documents. However, in order for us to do this, we need a graphic user interface to interact with a file management system. The most common file management system is Windows Explorer, as it comes as standard with Microsoft Windows.
The monitor is undoubtedly one of the most important components of the computer system, as it’s the device that allows the user to interface with their computers. Monitor flickering can be an issue on both CRT and LCD monitors, but more so on CRT screens, as technically flat panel screens do not flicker. When a monitor flickers uncontrollably, it can adversely affect your ability to see and also cause headaches.