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Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 15
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Posted By urbanspaceman1
I still think we should be able to lock off our...

I still think we should be able to lock off our OS from bloatware and unsolicited start-up injections.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Hi Greg, yes, indeed I did. As I said, it's not...

Hi Greg, yes, indeed I did. As I said, it's not especially good at downloading so I'll try to find a better alternative. Thanks for your input.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Yes, Mr Rocker, that is generally how I feel too....

Yes, Mr Rocker, that is generally how I feel too. In MSconfig there are only the items I definitely require from startup. Again, I have to assume - because no-one has actually indicated otherwise -...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Thank-you Adam, this needs serious consideration;...

Thank-you Adam, this needs serious consideration; it's a couple of steps beyond my general experience I think, I'm not quite sure really. I don't have any autoruns I don't want or need ,thanks to...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
So, can I assume from this that it is not...

So, can I assume from this that it is not possible to prevent programs from doing this. Seems to me it should be available to all who want it.
I have a similar problem with apps caching themselves...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
I used that as an example; are you saying that...

I used that as an example; are you saying that any mention of any downloading of any video is verboten? I am prepared to accept that rule as I can understand what murky waters they are. I've had...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 390
Posted By urbanspaceman1
unfettered start-up inclusions

Hello Folks,
I wonder if someone can help me with this irritating occurrence: I use a program called Real-Downloader to download videos from Youtube etc (it may not necessarily be the best option...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Hi Jed. No, no, it didn't seem like you were. I...

Hi Jed. No, no, it didn't seem like you were. I was just mystified by the whole thing. Looking at the Adobe site you suggested makes me realise just how insane it has all become and why the CC...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Hi Jed. Thank-you: I don't quite understand why...

Hi Jed. Thank-you: I don't quite understand why it does that when I have a kosher CS6 but never-mind, what I really don't get is why there is a connection with MBAM and why there are multiple...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Thank-you David... yet again!

Thank-you David... yet again!
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
here's a screenshot that explains everything.. I...

here's a screenshot that explains everything.. I think.
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Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
I tried to post a screenshot but I'm afraid I...

I tried to post a screenshot but I'm afraid I don't know how the system works because it is asking for a url
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
when I open the 'Network' page in Process Hacker...

when I open the 'Network' page in Process Hacker that shows network activity I see Activate.Adobe.com sometimes three or four times in the list as earlier examples I posted.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By urbanspaceman1
activate.adobe.com

Hello Folks. Do any of you know what Activate.Adobe.com is ? It appears on my Process Hacker Network list as a local address appended to various other processes such as: mbamservice.exe (1704) also:...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Before I started on this endeavour my RAM usage...

Before I started on this endeavour my RAM usage was always around 25% in idle mode. Adding MBAM Premium pushed it up to c40% idling. Removing CryptoPrevent (first-release) then re-installing it...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Gotcha; a thousand thanks.

Gotcha; a thousand thanks.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Is the 'add blocked executables to a whitelist'...

Is the 'add blocked executables to a whitelist' the same as an exclusion list?
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
OK, sorry, I clicked on the restore gadgets link...

OK, sorry, I clicked on the restore gadgets link and discovered it was a tutorial; thank-you that bit is now clear.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Sorry, you've lost me again: 'add blocked...

Sorry, you've lost me again: 'add blocked executables to a whitelist' is a language I don't speak. Also 'reset gadgets to default' is lost on me too.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
I've uninstalled CP for the moment and installed...

I've uninstalled CP for the moment and installed HMPalert2. After reading the article you linked (thank-you) I am still uncertain if I need both or that HMPalert2 will cover all bases; as I said,...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Hi Callender. Thank-you for your perseverance, it...

Hi Callender. Thank-you for your perseverance, it is much appreciated. I've downloaded HMPalert2 because, apart from all else, I didn't receive a reply from Foolish IT: am I out of line for being...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
@Callender I thank you for your input but I'm...

@Callender
I thank you for your input but I'm afraid I don't understand it.
I may have given the impression I was more accomplished than is actually true; it happens a lot I'm afraid.
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
I contacted Foolish IT and asked if it was...

I contacted Foolish IT and asked if it was possible to prevent their latest (7.1) version from removing my gadgets, that was on Monday and I haven't had a response. Maybe they'll move a little...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
OK, I installed the early version of CP now that...

OK, I installed the early version of CP now that MBAM Premium is in and active, and as well as leaving my gadgets alone, it seems to be behaving very well. I added it to MBAM Exclusions just to be on...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,401
Posted By urbanspaceman1
Hi David. That's what I had set on MBAM...

Hi David. That's what I had set on MBAM scheduled scans for exactly the same reason.
I will have a look at MS EMET: I know nothing about it; but then I know precious little about the MB version too...
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