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Forum: Tutorials 21 Oct 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 241,414
Posted By GerryR
Administrative Tools

Brink,

Thanks a lot. I just dragged and dropped them onto "All Programs" - the icon was also missing. Between that and GodMode I'm fine. Since you have never, to my knowledge, posted anything...
Forum: Tutorials 20 Oct 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 241,414
Posted By GerryR
Restoring Administartive Tools

Please ignore all of the following quotation marks.

Following the tutorial I ended up with a list of shortcuts in a folder called "Administrative Tools" So, so good. I right clicked on the first...
Forum: System Security 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
JS Script

It has already helped four of my friends. They were delighted with that solution. Almost all of my friends use Firefox, or Firefox and Chrome. None of us like IE10.

If four people (five if you...
Forum: System Security 11 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Javascript toggler for Firefox 23+

Cottonball, I did post that JS Switch solution to toggling JavaScript 23+ in the thread. I wrote it in Word first to catch spelling errors and then took it through the clipboard to a reply in...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Oct 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,894
Posted By GerryR
Javascript toggler for Firefox 23+

Starting with FF23, Mozilla, in its infinite wisdom, decided to delete the JavaScript toggle because they thought that newbies might "damage their systems". IMHO that was stupid BUT THERE IS A NEW...
Forum: System Security 06 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Re: Javascript

Cottonball,

I managed to find an add-on to Firefox called JS Script. It is supposed to offer two choices as a toggle, but it only offers one, which is quite sufficient. When you install it and...
Forum: System Security 05 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Cottonball, I've discovered an excellent...

Cottonball,

I've discovered an excellent way to toggle JavaScript with Firefox. In version 23 and all subsequent versions they removed QuickJava "to prevent new users from damaging their...
Forum: System Security 05 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Cottonball, Do you think that I have finally...

Cottonball,

Do you think that I have finally purged my system of Conduit?

Gerry
Forum: System Security 04 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
SystemLook_x64

We must be in radically different time zones. I don't receive Seven Forums notices from you until about 2:30 AM my time. I am not at my best then. Yes, I meant SystemLook_x64. Does this mean that...
Forum: System Security 03 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
To Cottonball re System_x64.exe

1) Can you tell me what the significance of this is?

2) Is there any point in keeping System_64.exe on my desktop any longer
Forum: System Security 03 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
This is the result for Cottonball of using System_x64.exe

SystemLook 30.07.11 by jpshortstuff
Log created at 02:06 on 03/10/2013 by Gerald
Administrator - Elevation successful

========== regfind ==========

Searching for "NeverShowExt"...
Forum: System Security 02 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
For Cottonball There are five instances...

For Cottonball

There are five instances of HideFileExt on the given Registry key. I ran it twice and both times came up with 5.

Checked Value is 0x00000001(1)

NeverShowExt ...
Forum: System Security 02 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Showall

Relative to HKEY_Local_Machine\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\Hidden|SHOWALL the key is 0x00000001(1) --> I believe there were seven consecutive zeroes but it's...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Cottonball, It would I have clicked your...

Cottonball,

It would I have clicked your scale too much.

"You must spread some Reputation around before giving it to cottonball again"
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
NeverShowExt

Cottonball,


I was in a hurry to get going but I did this search.


Find Next was finding so many incidences "NeverShowExt" (no quotes) that I quit bothering to continue.


If the density...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Two Messages

Cottonball - I know how to do it. Perhaps the problem is now solved, the extensions have not disappeared recently. I certainly know how to go through folder options and do what you suggested.
...
Forum: System Security 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Conduit infection

Cottonball,

My computer is a stand alone desktop. I haven't even networked it to my laptop for fear that if one was infected the infection might move across the network.

Given the path that...
Forum: System Security 29 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
File Extensions and conduit

Cottonball,

Since the extensions are still showing and the value ends in 0, I'll take a guess that 0 means false. The problem is that I suspect that whatever is making this change in hiding and...
Forum: System Security 29 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
HideFileExt from Cottonball

It currently ends in a 0. Is that correct? If so please let me know, if not please tell to what I should change it. I see other entries under Data with the values 0, 1, and 2.

Thanks,

GerryR...
Forum: System Security 28 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
One last problem

I like my files to show extensions - always have, always will. About every three days they disappear. I've gotten pretty good (under 30 seconds LOL) at turning them back on, but then they disappear...
Forum: System Security 28 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
There is still one recurring problem

I prefer to see the extensions of my files. About every third day and that included today, Control Panel is changed to hide extensions. I can reset it in seconds but something is doing that and I...
Forum: System Security 27 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Run Report From RgoueKiller

I have marked the one place where there was a problem.

RogueKiller V8.6.12 _x64_ [Sep 18 2013] by Tigzy
mail : tigzyRK<at>gmail<dot>com
Feedback : Forum (http://www.adlice.com/forum/)
Website :...
Forum: System Security 26 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Latest

System Summary for GerryR

Adwcleaner deleted the Yahoo toolbar and found no other errors.

Junkware Removal Tool and Hitman Pro found no problems.

Temporary File Cleaner erased my temp...
Forum: System Security 26 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Forum: System Security 26 Sep 2013
Replies: 87
Views: 5,425
Posted By GerryR
Hijack This

I know about Hijack This, I've read about it and I am not sufficiently competent to feel comfortable running it. The link that was supposed to get me to a program to clean up IE was two separate...
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