Quote: Originally Posted by Logman
I had to change from 32 bit to 64 bit today. After about 5 hours I get a phone call from some foreign guy going on about 'Microsoft Software Warranty'. After about 10 minutes I asked what it would cost and said I didn't want it. Thought it was suspicious the whole time and was googling for info while talking.
I assume this is a scam and if so how on earth would they know I just re-formatted?
Some idiots may be on the same ISP as yours, scanned it and got your OS.
Also, there are many web plugins that say what browser, windows and version you are using.
Nothing to worry about, just make sure you have a good antivir program like avira