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Forum: System Security 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By GrayGhost2
Free portable AV program wanted

Instead of waiting until I am desparate can anyone suggest a free portable AV program

Because I mentor dinosaurs (older than myself) I want to have a portable AV if their PCs are very sick.
In...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By GrayGhost2
Thanks RA :) Appreciate you help

Thanks RA :)
Appreciate you help
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By GrayGhost2
PaleMoon browser

Palemoon is my primary browser.

Is anybody having problems getting onto the forum and navigating around the sub-forums. ?

Both my laptop and rig cannot make a satisfactory connection with the...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By GrayGhost2
Checked my Browsers (Palemoon and Firefox) ... no...

Checked my Browsers (Palemoon and Firefox) ... no sign of Java as an addon.
- 10 days ago I received a Oracle Hoax (had a run of email hoaxes in about a week)
- now I am wondering if there is a...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By GrayGhost2
Just checked my Browsers (Palemoon and Firefox)...

Just checked my Browsers (Palemoon and Firefox) ... no sign of Java enabled or disabled.
- Java is out of "Oracle" isn't it ?
- 10 days ago I received a Oracle Hoax (had a run of email hoaxes in...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By GrayGhost2
@ LMiller7 :) For memory most banks use Java...

@ LMiller7 :)

For memory most banks use Java for internet banking (dumb).

I will leave Java disabled and only enable it if I have too.
Or is just the presence of Java a problem?

Thanks for...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By GrayGhost2
Do I need Java on my PC

Somewhere in this forum I think I read that Brink (or someone) had uninstalled Java, for security reasons.

Is uninstalling Java feasible. ?
I presently have Java disabled (in my browser --...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 397
Posted By GrayGhost2
Suggestion: A tutorial/stickie with a list of...

Suggestion:
A tutorial/stickie with a list of helpful links about using Sysinternals "AutoRuns"
- I have saved every link in this thread on a TXT file
- using Metapad36 (or Akelpad) with active...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 397
Posted By GrayGhost2
Good thread. :) It has helped me I found...

Good thread. :)
It has helped me

I found this Defrag Tools: #5 - Autoruns and MSConfig (http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Defrag-Tools/Defrag-Tools-5-Autoruns) video to be very helpful
Latest...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By GrayGhost2
Thank you all for your support :) - Imaging...

Thank you all for your support :)
- Imaging and virtual machines are at the top of my to-do's list

My laptop has taken another turn for the better ... temporarily.
When I uninstalled...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By GrayGhost2
@whs ... thank you Wolfgang for your input :) ...

@whs
... thank you Wolfgang for your input :)

I have never done a system restore ... ever !
So I thought I would start somewhere, even if just for practice.
I have been following posts in...
Forum: Gadgets 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By GrayGhost2
A Guy ... you are a legend :grouphug: Thank...

A Guy ... you are a legend :grouphug:

Thank you
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By GrayGhost2
@ pbcopter...

@ pbcopter (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/pbcopter.html)
Should Bitdefender be disabled ?
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By GrayGhost2
Restore point failed

Prior to installing VirtualBox I created a restore-point.
The VirtualBox installation was completed but VirtualBox would not open, displaying an error message.

I uninstalled VirtualBox with...
Forum: Gadgets 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By GrayGhost2
@ A Guy :) How did you get your very slick...

@ A Guy :)

How did you get your very slick black "configuration"
- did you use an addon ... the link to Core Temp - Addons (ttp://www.alcpu.com/CoreTemp/addons.html) lists 7 addons.
I think...
Forum: System Security 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 808
Posted By GrayGhost2
AdwCleaner bad VirusTotal result 4/55

AdwCleaner has been recommended from several quarters.

I have downloaded "adwcleaner_3.308.exe" from the author ...
https://toolslib.net/downloads/viewdownload/1-adwcleaner/

But scans by...
Forum: Tutorials 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,097
Views: 296,630
Posted By GrayGhost2
Thanks Kado your post...

Thanks Kado your post (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/73828-imaging-free-macrium-54.html#post2866035) and Lady Fitzgerald your post...
Forum: Tutorials 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 1,097
Views: 296,630
Posted By GrayGhost2
. @ Lady Fitgerald I got all...

.
@ Lady Fitgerald



I got all excited at the developers web page and sourceforge web page ... until I downloaded and scanned with VirusTotal. :shock:

Do you use the portable version (to...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By GrayGhost2
I can rename the MP4 file "Name" OK But...

I can rename the MP4 file "Name" OK

But when I change the MP4 file "Title" Property > Apply (or OK) ... the File properties Dialog locks up
- the "Apply" button is enabled when any file...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By GrayGhost2
MP4 file properties, freezes

I have an MP4 movie on my laptop HDD.

I copied the MP4 file to a thumb drive (NTFS format)
. . . to test MP4 result on my Smart TV -- before loading the MP4 file on a 2TB HDD
- The file name...
Forum: Software 25 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By GrayGhost2
Humble Pie

Thank you Maxie and Layback Bear for your persistence and advice :)
- I am eating humble pie as I type. :o

microsoft.com Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package for IT...
Forum: Software 24 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By GrayGhost2
Thank you Maxie for your prompt reply :) I...

Thank you Maxie for your prompt reply :)

I tried MS yesterday but all MS avenues are dead ends ... ie, XP no longer supported.
So I spent several hours searching for SP2 and SP3
- there are a...
Forum: Virtualization 24 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 15,443
Posted By GrayGhost2
andrew129260 +1 Thank you for your comments...

andrew129260 +1

Thank you for your comments about VirtualBox.
- I have vacillated for weeks between VirtualBox and VMware Player.
- a lot of very experienced contributors to this forum are...
Forum: Software 24 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By GrayGhost2
how safe is softwarepatch.com for downloads

I recently had to buy a new flatbed scanner (for Autocad).
To use the new scanner I have a program (disc) that will not install on my one-and-only-Win-XP-sp1 rig.
- the rig (like several others)...
Forum: Virtualization 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 15,443
Posted By GrayGhost2
There appears to be a lot of problems with...

There appears to be a lot of problems with VirtualBox https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=62615
35 pages of posts still unresolved even today 23-August-2014

There might be a...
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