Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Intruder in my emails?

12 Oct 2014   #1
habb

Windows 7 x64
 
 
Intruder in my emails?

W7, Mozilla, Google, free Avast.Domestic use, no dodgy website visits so far as I know.
About 2 weeks ago I was composing an email when a yellow strip came up saying something like 'someone else is tuning in, is it you?' and advising me to change my passwords, which I did.
I found in my Google history that recently the location, instead of the usual 'UK' had become 'Scampton UK' and this applies to my other email addresses. It came up intermittently but now it is there all the time.
I changed all my passwords to more secure ones but the word Scampton is sticking to me.
I live many miles from Scampton, Lincs.
Pc scans don't produce anything and the pc hasn't noticeably slowed down.
The pc recently went into PC World to be 'cleaned up' because the cursor developed a shimmy, and everything put back, but I can't remember whether this was before or after the email problem.
I would appreciate advice.
Thanks.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
13 Oct 2014   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Oh dear Habb mate golden rule broken re emails never do what someone is asking you to do unless you know that person VERY well for instance your own family and if it was from your bank say for instance phone them and ask.

Having said those pearls of wisdom (been there done that) try running this - I know the PC shop has worked on it but worth try.
Download Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10 I know it says when the OS will not bot but this will scan everything from power up and will not involve Windows.

If you are not sure how to make the bootable disk itself see this it may take a few views to get the hang of it but it is really easy once you have done one
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lizhzDX7-AI
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Intruder in my emails?




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
eMails Being Sent By Themselves ?
Hello, Here's a really weird one. Happened today, never before, on my iPad, and I see now also on my PC running W7. Using Thunderbird for my PC eMail. Both the iPad's Mail, and the PC Thunderbird mail, seem to be trying to send eMails, by themselves, to parties I've never heard of. The...
General Discussion
Where did my emails go?
Hello, at my job we have Microsoft exchange. Prior to this we used a webmail serivice. When we originally switched over, I had two sections with inbox, sent, etc. One was the old one with all of my old emails, and the other (on top) was the new exchange inbox. I recently switched computers and...
Browsers & Mail
seen new emails in outlook when emails are filtered
hello i have mail filtering my emails, is there a way to have a list of the unread emails and able to see in which folders they are located? thanks
Microsoft Office
Best way to get emails into 7
Right now i'm running xp with OE (I must be one of the few that like OE) the only thing stopping me moving to 7 right now is getting my emails/address book etc into 7. I have had a nose at Thunderbird and i'm happy to move to that, so i have installed TB on my XP machine and fired that up and...
Browsers & Mail


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:04.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App