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Forum: News 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 589
Posted By Jonguy30
I will also always prefer PCs. I'm one of those...

I will also always prefer PCs. I'm one of those people who have a "non-smart" mobile phone. The great thing about it is that the battery lasts very long! It can last UP TO TOW WEEKS!!!! Try to beat...
Forum: Security News 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By Jonguy30
It will be very interesting to see how this IoT...

It will be very interesting to see how this IoT stuff develops. In my opinion I think it will become a security nightmare, full of everyone trying to hack these devices. Just like anything else...
Forum: Chillout Room 4 Days Ago
Replies: 1,578
Views: 28,020
Posted By Jonguy30
Wow, that's some extreme weather, there. We're...

Wow, that's some extreme weather, there. We're supposed to have thunderstorms today also, but it doesn't look like it. Well, it looks like there will be thunderstorms this week.
...
Forum: System Security 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Jonguy30
While I do not live in the UK these sort of...

While I do not live in the UK these sort of similar scam emails exist in other countries too. They usually want you to give out your personal information or open an attachment. Always be careful if...
Forum: Security News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By Jonguy30
Wasn't there a post here some time ago stating...

Wasn't there a post here some time ago stating that Apple iOS devices is a threat to their national security or some such? I think it was in the Microsoft thread. So China is aware...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1,578
Views: 28,020
Posted By Jonguy30
So this is the kind of wetaher we have. It's been...

So this is the kind of wetaher we have. It's been hot and warm for weeks now and I'm sweating all day every day. Whyyy?? It ain't fun.
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 395
Posted By Jonguy30
See post 9[/QUOTE] That bad? :confused: It...

See post 9[/QUOTE]

That bad? :confused: It does make you wonder why Microsoft even bothered with it and then caused more confusion by re-branding MSE as defender in Win8.
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 395
Posted By Jonguy30
I'm curious, is Defender (the old defender, not...

I'm curious, is Defender (the old defender, not Win8 defender) even a good scanner? Does it ever detect anything? I haven't heard of anyone using it. To me it's just an unnecessary component in...
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 395
Posted By Jonguy30
My MSE (Win 7) is showing 1.179.660.0 so they are...

My MSE (Win 7) is showing 1.179.660.0 so they are not the same.
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 42
Views: 1,014
Posted By Jonguy30
Wow, this is sad. First Gary and now him? I...

Wow, this is sad. First Gary and now him? I didn't know him personally, but still, RIP.
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 800
Posted By Jonguy30
What about video hosting and viewing? Youtube is...

What about video hosting and viewing? Youtube is still #1 and there's really no real alternative to YT out there. Unless you simply don't use it, because recent redesigns have made it horrible.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
Great! Now it's been updated when it should. It's...

Great! Now it's been updated when it should. It's working! Thank you so much for your help everyone. Now this issue won't bother me anymore!
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
I think it seems to be working. It updated...

I think it seems to be working. It updated yesterday sometime at 10PM and today according to task scheduler it's set to update at 4PM. So. I think it did the trick.
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 800
Posted By Jonguy30
Now this is good news indeed. I'm glad they...

Now this is good news indeed. I'm glad they decided to drop it.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
Okay task scheduler setup is done according to...

Okay task scheduler setup is done according to the instructions. Let's see now if it works.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
Alright but it's getting late here. I will post...

Alright but it's getting late here. I will post back tomorrow if I have time. Thanks
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
It doesn't update when I reboot either. And when...

It doesn't update when I reboot either. And when it does update automatically it does so late evening, not during the day. Well, sometimes it updates when it should, but still.

So, anything else...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
It didn't update today either. It's set to update...

It didn't update today either. It's set to update at 3PM, but no, it just sits there in the control panel as an "optional" download. You're supposed to be installed automatically! Not just sit there...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
No, I don't even have a screensaver applied and I...

No, I don't even have a screensaver applied and I don't use 3rd party themes. When it goes to sleep mode there's just a black screen. I don't bother with screensavers. Even with windows built-in ones.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
I've always done things automatically, at least...

I've always done things automatically, at least windows updates. Maybe I should go down the manual route instead. But I've never had problems with automatic windows updates.

EDIT: It looks like...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
I did get the MSE updates today. Maybe if I...

I did get the MSE updates today. Maybe if I changed the windows update time I would get them more frequently.
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
Yes it has shown the yellow WU shield. Also,...

Yes it has shown the yellow WU shield. Also, whenever patch Tuesday occurs I always get the update on Wednesday. If I were to set the setting to when I'm awake would I get the updates on Tuesday...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
Oops. I have not updated my specs in a while....

Oops. I have not updated my specs in a while. I've gotten rid of avira since last quarter of this year.

EDIT. @THW -I have everything you show checked.
@TrashZone -Do you mean windows update...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
No I do not have mbam premium so I don't have...

No I do not have mbam premium so I don't have another real-time malware scanner interfering with MSE. Last time I shut down my PC was sometime, ehh, 1:30 AM? I'll be back with more info when I'm done...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 653
Posted By Jonguy30
MSE does not update daily

So, I'm making a new thread as to not derail the mbam thread anymore. So my issue is that Microsoft Security Essentials (my current AV) does not update daily. Sometimes it goes 2 days without...
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