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Forum: System Security 28 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 8,643
Posted By sexytool
Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 require an...

Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 require an account to have adminstrative privellages and be named "Administrator".

Without it, some services and applications will fail to run.

Please do not...
Forum: System Security 27 May 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 8,356
Posted By sexytool
yours is freezing? Can you link to the thread for...

yours is freezing? Can you link to the thread for it? I don't mind helping.

I'm glad ZA runs well for you and others. I'd just prefer a hardware firewall like belkin/seimens etc. The less services...
Forum: System Security 27 May 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 8,356
Posted By sexytool
How old is your daughter? introduce me? just...

How old is your daughter? introduce me? just kidding hehe.

In seriousness, it could just be the fact that working in tech support / administrative capabilities the only time i really have to deal...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
Now that should be useful. The "Update Driver"...

Now that should be useful.
The "Update Driver" utility should be quite useful either way.
I think it goes by file creation date so if you zip or rar the driver you WANT to use, it should be given...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
I know it's not my router... It doesn't crash...

I know it's not my router...
It doesn't crash when i'm running XP.
I've had the same router for ~6 months before i decided to install W7.
The router was already a couple years old by the time it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
Sadly the N4 and 700 series are the buggiest out...

Sadly the N4 and 700 series are the buggiest out of the lot.
I really liked the NF2 series, that was great.. had no problems.

Perhaps that's why they've stopped supporting them - they had too...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
Err, no. That's how it's supposed to work. Just...

Err, no. That's how it's supposed to work.
Just like NetComm.
Can you get away without using their wireless utility? Probably not.

You didn't even install it and use it to eliminate the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
It WAS your error. You've installed these drivers...

It WAS your error. You've installed these drivers on XP and Vista before if i'm not mistaken.

You KNOW there should be software installed along with the driver.
So why didn't you think it was odd...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
From memory a couple of vendors have released...

From memory a couple of vendors have released software for 8139's when provided as onboard Networking devices.

However i doubt you'll find one for your specific motherboard and i doubt one for a...
Forum: System Security 27 May 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 71,474
Posted By sexytool
KAV when set to advanced mode has picked that up...

KAV when set to advanced mode has picked that up as well, i use one and co-incidentally was using the official driver package when i used KAV.
I had to remove it because the package forces mouse...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
/facepalm /facepalm /facepalm. You use a...

/facepalm
/facepalm
/facepalm.

You use a BELKIN wireless and didn't think you NEEDED that software?
MY GOD MAN!

There's a reason i said to install with a pre-vista compatability mode......
Forum: System Security 26 May 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 8,356
Posted By sexytool
If you have a decent router, you should get...

If you have a decent router, you should get stealth results even without ZA.
That's why i say it's unneccessary.

How many games have you played lena? Do you P2P ? Do you skype or do anything out...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
I'm just sticking to XP these days. W7...

I'm just sticking to XP these days.
W7 obviously excaserbated the LAN dropout issue i've seen in Vista.

Totally not worth my time.
Forum: System Security 26 May 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 71,474
Posted By sexytool
If you'd been using firefox or netscape before...

If you'd been using firefox or netscape before that i'd agree you had a low chance of malicious software.

Regardless of category however, until version 7 IE was exploitable to the stage where...
Forum: System Security 25 May 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 71,474
Posted By sexytool
Trojans and back-doors don't show any visible...

Trojans and back-doors don't show any visible signs of infection, so how can you know you didn't have one?
Forum: System Security 23 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 9,691
Posted By sexytool
same, i wouldn't say i've had zero virii, but...

same, i wouldn't say i've had zero virii, but they've ALL been detected.
Removing AVG and installing Symantec corp to see 10 trojans detected was rather scary... if the user hadn't had symantec corp...
Forum: System Security 23 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 9,691
Posted By sexytool
I didn't say norton. I said Symantec corporate....

I didn't say norton.
I said Symantec corporate.

Symantec is considerably better at detecting virii than Norton Home releases.

EDIT: also, the 2 best anti-spyware apps are Lavasofts' Ad-aware...
Forum: System Security 23 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 9,691
Posted By sexytool
You can't claim you have 0 virii while using AVG,...

You can't claim you have 0 virii while using AVG, period.
I installed Symantec corp after a user had been using AVG 8 for 2 years.

Symantec found 10 trojans, and no they weren't in AVG's...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 May 2009
Replies: 738
Views: 1,246,650
Posted By sexytool
wait, what? Excuse me, but i'd like to see even...

wait, what?
Excuse me, but i'd like to see even ONE website that has such high video quality they'd warrant a 64 bit Flash.
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
There's been a few scenarios where i've had to...

There's been a few scenarios where i've had to use a win2k or 98SE driver for XP.

If you have the option to install a 2k or 98 driver, please give it a shot.
Unfortunately for me, i think i'd...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
Sorry for the double post; Thought it prudent to...

Sorry for the double post; Thought it prudent to mention;
I just got my ethernet connection drop out on me =/

Jynx me much Digger? hehe, just kidding.

In all seriousness though, i didn't get...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 19
Views: 99,429
Posted By sexytool
Remember when XP was first released? M$ wanted...

Remember when XP was first released?
M$ wanted us to create networking floppy discs for use on our win98 and 2k machines, JUST so XP would function on the same network.

What PCMan is encountering...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 50
Views: 27,605
Posted By sexytool
good on you, thanks.

good on you, thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 527
Views: 147,447
Posted By sexytool
Buddy, you've never even told us what your NIC...

Buddy, you've never even told us what your NIC *IS*, so how are we supposed to use our good judgement to determine wether it's an NIC problem or a registry problem, if you don't give us the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2009
Replies: 50
Views: 27,605
Posted By sexytool
Sorry, but there's just no two-ways about it. ...

Sorry, but there's just no two-ways about it.
For windows to be installing 2 networks, there must be two network devices installed.

Network sets are limited by the number of interfaces you have -...
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