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Forum: System Security 16 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 3,916
Posted By mborner
Thanks Britton, so far it seems to have worked. I...

Thanks Britton, so far it seems to have worked. I ran a full MSE scan and it found nothing. Also ran a full MBAM scan and found nothing. The ESET scan found one item, some kind of tool bar add on....
Forum: System Security 15 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 3,916
Posted By mborner
Cannot start Windows Security Center Services. Error 5 access denied

I had trouble updating the MSE definitions a couple of days ago and I tried everything to get it to update, something about no connection. I gave up and uninstalled MSE completely using Revo. From...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 3,031
Posted By mborner
Windows 7, the missing manual, by David Pogue.

Windows 7, the missing manual, by David Pogue.
Forum: General Discussion 09 May 2011
Replies: 44
Views: 71,240
Posted By mborner
James, it's great to hear that you're finally...

James, it's great to hear that you're finally endorsing Windows search. I know it took a while. I remember way back when.........................:)
Forum: General Discussion 09 May 2011
Replies: 44
Views: 71,240
Posted By mborner
You most certainly *can* search for photographic...

You most certainly *can* search for photographic content. It's called metadata. You can search for a particular photograph using any of its metadata, including date taken, date modified, camera...
Forum: General Discussion 03 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 8,018
Posted By mborner
Ctrl-ALt-Del and select "task manager". Click...

Ctrl-ALt-Del and select "task manager". Click "file" and then "new task". Type in "explorer.exe" without the quotes. That should get your desktop back. From there, do a system restore to a point...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Thanks, everyone, for the tips. It gives me some...

Thanks, everyone, for the tips. It gives me some options to think about. :)
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Where do I find this OS? The machine won't ship...

Where do I find this OS? The machine won't ship with one. I can order the laptop with the recovery disks for a small fee but the OS will be riddled with HP bloatware. Last I heard, HP doesn't...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
I don't want to keep preinstalled features. My...

I don't want to keep preinstalled features. My goal is to remove W7 HP and install W7 Pro, clean install, no bloatware.

This is confusing me a bit. I have a W7 Pro upgrade disk that is currently...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Just out of curiosity, there isn't a 64 bit...

Just out of curiosity, there isn't a 64 bit version embedded in my 32 bit disk, is there?
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
That's great news, thanks!

That's great news, thanks!
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Thanks, Bill2, but herein lies my problem. I'll...

Thanks, Bill2, but herein lies my problem. I'll be upgrading the laptop from Home Premium to Pro. If I were to purchase a laptop with W7 Pro already on it, what would my options be? If the laptop...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Thanks, greg. My new laptop will more than likely...

Thanks, greg. My new laptop will more than likely have W7HP installed. I will be installing W7 Pro on it. I have a W7 Pro upgrade disk but I'm betting I can't use that as it's currently activated on...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Thanks for the help. I just wanted to make sure.

Thanks for the help. I just wanted to make sure.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 6,122
Posted By mborner
Bloatware removal on new laptop.

I'm going to purchase a new laptop soon and had a general question regarding the legality of W7 upgrade version. Basically, the second I get the new laptop home I will be formatting the HDD with the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Apr 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,408
Posted By mborner
JERRY-PC is your data backup, not your image....

JERRY-PC is your data backup, not your image. Your image is "WindowsImageBackup"
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 15,453
Posted By mborner
Yes, I can do that. I'm a bit reluctant to set...

Yes, I can do that. I'm a bit reluctant to set the power button to "sleep" because in the event of a freeze I'd have to unplug the computer. I suppose I could just use the reset button.[/QUOTE]...
Forum: System Security 11 Apr 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,146
Posted By mborner
Thanks, Corrine, I'll give that a try.

Thanks, Corrine, I'll give that a try.
Forum: System Security 11 Apr 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,146
Posted By mborner
SP1 and Security Notices.

Every time I boot my PC, I get a security warning in the notification area that says my virus protection (MSE) has been turned off. When I check MSE to confirm, it's not turned off but the warning...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 986
Posted By mborner
Your very first backup will be a full backup....

Your very first backup will be a full backup. Then on, all backups are incremental within the backup period. When Windows creates a new backup period, a new full backup will be made, and again, all...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,522
Posted By mborner
Right click on your Core temp icon and select...

Right click on your Core temp icon and select "properties". Go to the "compatibility" tab. UNcheck "Run This Program as an Administrator" Do this for all your programs that you don't want to enter a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,598
Posted By mborner
You can't restore individual files from .pst. You...

You can't restore individual files from .pst. You can backup (export) or restore (import) the .pst file but you'll need a working PC with outlook installed to do so. If you can locate the .pst file,...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,142
Posted By mborner
If you deleted folders from "libraries" all you...

If you deleted folders from "libraries" all you really did was delete the shortcut that point to the real files which are located in C:/users/username/mydocuments, my music, my pictures, etc.
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 4,245
Posted By mborner
Here's some excellent info from Microsoft...

Here's some excellent info from Microsoft regarding the Java exploit.
Encyclopedia entry: Exploit:Java/CVE-2009-3867.JF - Learn more about malware - Microsoft Malware Protection Center...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jan 2011
Replies: 103
Views: 220,844
Posted By mborner
"I'm going to stop locking my front door and...

"I'm going to stop locking my front door and setting my alarm because I can't stand the annoyance of it."

IOW, people have no problem locking and securing their home for security reasons, yet...
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