At times, laptop users may have problems adjusting laptop screen brightness, where the system does not respond to the brightness changes. More specifically, the laptop screen brightness cannot be adjusted until the system is restarted or rebooted. Here are solutions that may work for some users.
If you use AddThis for your sharing buttons on your WordPress blog, you may have seen unwanted extra characters at the end of your blog or post URL. Remove these by editing AddThis code or by changing AddThis plugin settings.
The Vlingo app, for processing voice commands on Android phones, has been both too easy to activate accidentally and too difficult to remove on the Samsung Galaxy S II, according to users. This simple method will uninstall Vlingo without rooting your Android phone (ICS).
If you can’t start your Google Chrome browser, your browser user profile may be corrupted. The solution here can get Chrome working again, and protect your Chrome bookmarks in case this happens again.
In Windows Live Writer, the desktop blog writing program, WordPress users may see a theme detection error. When updating the offline blog theme, a temporary post shows up in your blog’s RSS feed. A solution is here.
If there is a Flash plug-in conflict in Google Chrome, users may see constant error messages about Flash crashing: “The following plug-in has crashed: Shockwave Flash”. A solution follows.
With recent changes in Facebook, some users may have the rare problem where you cannot add a friend to an existing friend list. Facebook will show the friend as added, but your changes are not saved. A basic solution is given here.
Your Android phone can show calendars from your Google account’s Google Calendar. If you have multiple individual calendars setup in your Google Calendar account, you may suddenly find that some calendars are no longer showing events on your Android phone.
Home networks with Windows 7 computers may see slow file transfer speeds, specifically when Windows Vista is involved. Here is a solution that should improve network file transfer speeds over your home router.
Windows 7 users of the ZoneAlarm firewall may have some problems completing the uninstall process for ZoneAlarm. Completely uninstall ZoneAlarm using one of the removal tools listed here.