How to Troubleshoot a Dead Pixel – Office.com/setup

Take help of these tips to fix a stuck, dead or black pixel. On display, dead pixels takes place when a single pixel in display stops lighting up. It will cause a tenacious black spot on display. Fixing a dead pixel is difficult. Users often end up replacing the screen.

What is the reason behind Dead Pixels?

A manufacturing defect can be one of the most common causes behind dead pixels. Some of the small errors in the assembly will be resulting in dead pixels among several functions. Dead pixels will also appear in display’s life. It can be due to physical damage. Some of the dead pixels occur when transistor cant supply power. Associated pixel would stay black permanently.

Stuck Pixel or Dead Pixel?

Both of these pixels may look almost similar. But there are significant differences between them. Dead pixels are those that will not turn on anymore. A stuck pixel, on the contrary, is those pixels that are on permanently. Inverse puzzles create stuck pixels in comparison to the dead ones. Rather than turning off, transistor related to the stuck pixel is on constantly. An entire pixel can be affected. A stuck pixel will look bright. Mark on the screen will be either green, blue, white, or red. If the questionable pixel is stagnant, then it will seem a little box.

Discovering a still or stuck pixel

You suspect a stuck or dead pixel; then you can’t scrutinize the situation with the help of software tools. Very often, solid colors will be displayed by the program on the entire screen. Your eyes could quickly choose out pixels that are not correctly functioning.

How to Fix Dead Pixel on the Monitor, Tablet or Smartphone

  • Replace the Screen

Replacing the screen is one of the most reliable ways to fix dead pixel. There are many manufacturers with a warranty that covers up dead pixels. Check warranty of your device to view if the situation appeals to you also. Maximum of the corporations need smallest number of dead pixels before replacement of the screen. For display, a computer monitor is 4-8 dead pixels. Small displays have low requirements.

  • Wait till the pixel disappears

Just wait for the absolute pixel to fade away. This happens a lot, but nothing can be said about the time. The dead pixel may have gone away in a week, or it may take remaining life of the device. You can’t predict anything.

Go for a Stuck Pixel Method

Pressure and Heat

These methods are quite risky. Users need to take steps with caution. These methods include physical messing with the screen.

  • Pressure method

Wrap up the tip of a blunt pencil. Tap the tip of cloth against dead pixel for some seconds. Try to apply it with pressure at the place of a pencil. Avoid pushing on the non-dead pixels.

  • Heat method

Just soak up a cloth in hot water. Keep fabric in a plastic zip-top pocket. It will block the water from reaching your display. Just hold that cloth against dead pixel for some seconds.

Robert Coleman is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Robert has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.

How to Post Photos on Instagram from Windows PC or Mac – Office Setup

It is difficult for the users of Instagram to post their pictures through the PC or Mac. The user can’t do this by using the Instagram website on their system, and no Instagram application is built for Mac users. In case you wish to post photos through PC or Mac, then go through the steps listed below.

1.   Using Vivaldi

•    Download Vivaldi

Vivaldi browser can be modified by the users and can post pictures on Instagram through the computer or Mac with the help of this browser. This is the fastest browser which will post photos on Instagram only in a few minutes; you don’t have to wait for an hour to post your pictures. You can do this by using the mobile site to open the Instagram site which is located in the “Web Panel.”

Go through the downloading and installing process of Vivaldi so that you can bookmark your favorite websites and change the “Preferences” setting there, or press “Skip all” button and can change the “Default Web Browser Settings.”

•    Make a “Web Panel.”

Visit the link instagram.com after that press the “+” symbol located on the upper left column of the mobile default browser. This link will be entered automatically, so you need again press the “+” symbol.

You will get the Instagram mobile website into the “Slider” option located on the upper left column of the phone default browser, and remain open till you don’t tap the close button.

Sign in the account by entering the username and a protected password till the phone website start working properly.

•    Post on Instagram

Press the “+” symbol given at the end of the default browser to select any picture from the folder located on the computer or Mac. You can use many different filters provided in the Instagram site, placing an interesting caption below the picture and tagging the friends who are in your picture, and then post the pictures into the Instagram account.

2.  Using  BlueStacks App Player

•    Install BlueStacks App Player

On the Android phone, the Instagram application work great when you download this application from the Google Play Store. You also can use the same Instagram account by pairing the Android device with your system display with the help of BlueStacks App Player, which also allow you to post many pictures on Instagram through computer or Mac.

When you started downloading and installing the “BlueStacks App Player,” you have to wait only for a few seconds to complete this process. Close the “Tutorial” option located in the right-hand column, ensure that you had entered the right language on the system and after that, press the “Arrow” option.

•    Sign in to the “Google Account”

Tap “Continue” button after that; sign in into the “Google Account.” Go through the agreement and in case you want to proceed further, then tap “Ok” button.

The other option listed on the screen is an additional one, in case the BlueStacks App Player is still using on the system, and then you can unselect them anytime. Press the other “Arrow” button after that type the “Name” to modify all the applications.

•    Download the “Instagram Application”

By going to the “Google Play Store” on the phone, find the “Instagram” in the search bar, choose the “Instagram” application after that tap the “Install” button.

•    Post, use filters and share.

BlueStacks App Player will place your phone into horizontal mode. Log in to the Instagram account by entering the username and a protected password. Press the “+” symbol located at the end, choose “Gallery.” Press the “Gallery” pull-down page given at the left-hand column and choose “Other” option after that, tap the “Pick from Windows” button. Search for the; picture you wish to post on the Instagram account and press “Open.”

Charlie Noah  is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technology industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Charlie has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.

The Best ways to manage to share your Microsoft Office subscription

If you have purchased Microsoft Office subscription for multiple devices then managing all those devices is necessary for the smoothing functioning of this productivity software. Now managing includes sharing the subscription with more devices, stop some devices to access the Office subscription you have purchased from office.com/setup and more. Let’s read about it in detail:

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Managing Office

After Office setup download, installation, and activation, you can easily manage it on all the devices. For this, log in to your Microsoft Office account at office.com/myaccountand open the Sharing page. Here, you will see Other People section; under this section, you can check and manage the users you have shared your Office subscription with.

This feature is usually required when you have purchased your Office subscription for five users and have already added five to it and now want to add one more. To accomplish this purpose, you have to stop sharing it with one of the previously added person and then add the new one.

Please note that the user you remove from the subscription will no longer be able to use any of the benefits of the Microsoft Office you have downloaded from www.office.com/setup. However, they can still access and print their MS Office documents, presentations, and spreadsheets with view-only access.

How to manage invitations share Office?

Access the same Sharing page in your Microsoft account and go to the Other People section. Here, you will be able to view the status of an invitation. Additionally, you can also resend or delete the same. If you have sent an invitation and the receiver has not received the same then contact the Microsoft Office customer support team.

To sign out your Office subscription from one of the added devices, you have to open any web browser, log in to your Office account, and then deactivate the Office. If you fail to log out from your Office subscription, then reach out to an expert by dialing the Microsoft Office toll-free number. A technician will gladly assist you with the accurate solution.