Tag: Windows 8

Canon Color Network ScanGear in Windows 8

Scan to Windows 8 with the Canon ImageRunner Series

Canon Color Network ScanGear in Windows 8 This article is primarily for the purpose of walking through the installation of network scanning functionality for the Canon ImageRunner series of multi-function devices.  I will cover the installation for Windows in general, but my reason for writing the article is that installing Color Network Scangear on Windows […]

Refresh Windows 8 PC Reset to Factory Settings

If your computer is fairly new and you are having serious problems with it, I would suggest doing what Windows 8 calls a “refresh”(or a Windows 8 PC Reset), which is a re-install of Windows 8.  They’ve made it much easier in Windows 8 than it was in previous versions.  But one thing to be […]

Reset Registry and File Permissions on Windows 7, Vista, or XP

Resetting permissions on system files and registry keys after they are altered by a virus, malware, or corruption, is nearly impossible to accomplish manually. I common sign of such a problem is registry keys and files that appear to have no owner because you don’t have permission to view the owner. If you’ve tried working […]