Category Archives: Microsoft Windows

api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll is missing

Can’t run a program because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll is missing? If you are using Windows 7 64-bit, install this update: Windows6.1-KB2999226-x64.msu If you are using Windows 7 32-bit, install this update: Windows6.1-KB2999226-x86.msu Then run again your program, it should work.

How to Install and Configure Mitmproxy on Windows

Download and install Mitmproxy on your Windows machine via: Open and edit Firefox (or other browser) to use the Mitmproxy loopback as proxy: Open Windows Command Prompt (cmd.exe) and run Mitmproxy: cd "C:\Program Files (x86)\mitmproxy\bin" mitmdump.execd "C:\Program Files (x86)\mitmproxy\bin" mitmdump.exe Now you need to install the Mitmproxy CA certificate. Visit, click on “Other” […]

Disable User Account Control (UAC) in Windows 10

Open Regedit and browse to this registry location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\SystemHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System In the right panel, set the value of the DWORD entry “EnableLUA” to 0: If you do not have this DWORD entry, then create it. Then reboot the computer.

Disable Driver Signature Enforcement on Windows 7 64-bit

If you need to load unsigned kernel-mode drivers on Windows 7 64-bit you need to disable the Disable Driver Signature Enforcement, that is used to deny loading of unsigned drivers. To disable Disable Driver Signature Enforcement do this: 1) Restart the PC and press F8 2) On the Advanced Boot Options select: Disable Driver Signature […]

Download Windows 10 ISO without Media Creation Tool

You can download the official Windows 10 ISO file without Media Creation Tool from the website. Just follow these simple steps: 1) On your browser install an add-on to change the user agent Download User Agent Switcher for Mozilla Firefox Download User Agent Switcher for Google Chrome 2) Change the user agent to Apple […]

Firefox add-ons cannot be verified and have been disabled

On May 4 2019 the web browser Mozilla Firefox started to show a warning message “One or more installed add-ons cannot be verified and have been disabled” and all installed browser extensions were all disabled. This created some panic within Firefox users and myself too, as I found all my Firefox extensions disabled without an […]

Unable to extract and upload PackageInfo.xml

If you get the following error on Microsoft Partner Center: Unable to extract and upload PackageInfo.xmlUnable to extract and upload PackageInfo.xml You just need to repackage the HLKX file to solve the issue. -Rename the current .hckx/hlkx file to .zip -Extract to a folder -Open the folder -Select all items, then right-click and select Send […]

SetDefaultDllDirectories could not be located

To fix this error in Windows 7: setDefaultDllDirectories could not be located in the dynamic link library KERNEL32.dll 1) Open this link: 2) Select the file corresponsiding to your operating system, i.e: Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2533623) 3) Install the Windows Update package (.msu) 4) Reboot the PC 5) Done!

The program can’t start because VCRUNTIME140.DLL is missing

When opening an application in Windows OS you may encounter this error: The program can’t start because VCRUNTIME140.DLL is missing from your computerThe program can’t start because VCRUNTIME140.DLL is missing from your computer To fix this VCRUNTIME140.DLL error you just need to install: Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable Update 3 RC

Download Windows 10 19H1 Build 18252 ISO Images

Windows 10 19H1 (Version 1903) Build 18252 is available officially for insiders in “Fast ring and Skip Ahead”. You can read what’s new on Windows 10 Build 18252 to know what bugs have been fixed and what new features have been added. The user @WZorNET has shared on Twitter a link to download official & […]