An Internet Explorer Add-on named {b205a35e-1fc4-4ce3-818b-899dbbb3388c}

A few days ago, when I was looking at Internet Explorer Add-On Manager (a part of Internet Explorer 7 and 8 which allows you to enable or disable add-ons), I stumbled upon a Browser Extension bearing the cryptic name of "{b205a35e-1fc4-4ce3-818b-899dbbb3388c}". I already knew that it was not dangerous because I had stumbled upon itContinue reading “An Internet Explorer Add-on named {b205a35e-1fc4-4ce3-818b-899dbbb3388c}”

Problem with Java prevents Maple 10 and 11 from launching

It seems that the issue of the mathematics software Maple failing to launch is becoming epidemic around me, so I thought I should blog about it and its solution for further reference. A week ago, I attended a case in which Maple 10 didn’t start: After clicking on its shortcut, Maple’s splash screen would popContinue reading “Problem with Java prevents Maple 10 and 11 from launching”

Two Common Problems with 3D Games

I have attended too many times to resolve two distinct computer gaming issues which are frankly difficult to understand for average users: The issue of having a completely or partially black screen and the issue of having a completely or partially white screen. The issue of having a completely black screen or having black stripsContinue reading “Two Common Problems with 3D Games”