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Forum: System Security 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 319
Views: 177,391
Posted By catilley1092
MSE is an excellent antivirus, no false...

MSE is an excellent antivirus, no false positives, quiet upgrading, excellent performance. Don't let that Windows Defender look fool you! I was not a fan of that program myself, a big, resource hog...
Forum: Software 11 Jan 2010
Replies: 48
Views: 7,045
Posted By catilley1092
I find that rather disturbing.. :eek: ...

I find that rather disturbing.. :eek:

Ccleaner has NEVER ever caused me any problems
- and I've been using it for 5 years..!![/QUOTE]
the cleaner yes, but the reg cleaner, in xp and vista...
Forum: System Security 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 319
Views: 177,391
Posted By catilley1092
Windows 7 compatible Antivirus

For years, Avast was my main antivirus, however I've been testing MSE on my XP based laptops and I'm impressed with the performance of the program. MSE has a very light footprint and you normally...
Forum: Chillout Room 29 Nov 2009
Replies: 47
Views: 3,977
Posted By catilley1092
What I can't figure out is why such a large...

What I can't figure out is why such a large retailer as Wal Mart (the world's largest) has only a few of the good deals. In the late 1990's, they had Black Friday sale on a DVD player for $79.00....
Forum: System Security 29 Nov 2009
Replies: 763
Views: 142,339
Posted By catilley1092
You can't beat Avast, no matter what anyone says....

You can't beat Avast, no matter what anyone says. I've used it for three years on four different systems, three laptops and this new PC that I'm using. Most antivirus programs slows the system...
Forum: News 29 Nov 2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,611
Posted By catilley1092
Windows 8 is coming in 2012

That's a long time away, I'll just enjoy Win 7 as long as it lasts. You don't have to upgrade if you don't want to.
Forum: Chillout Room 28 Nov 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 853
Posted By catilley1092
Google TiSP

Have any of you heard of this free internet service called Google TiSP? Internet through the toilet. Is this for real or a joke link they have provided? You flush this GModem down the toilet that's...
Forum: System Security 28 Nov 2009
Replies: 319
Views: 177,391
Posted By catilley1092
Avast and Ad Aware for me! I'm evaluating MSE on...

Avast and Ad Aware for me! I'm evaluating MSE on my XP based laptops. Avast doesn't slow my system and gives me "realtime" protection. Ad Aware is my backup, and I use it to get rid of tracking...
Forum: Software 28 Nov 2009
Replies: 48
Views: 7,045
Posted By catilley1092
There you go, Satchmo! Your philosophy is the...

There you go, Satchmo! Your philosophy is the best one. I agree with you 100%.
Forum: System Security 27 Nov 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 8,180
Posted By catilley1092
Avast does the same with me. I have it installed...

Avast does the same with me. I have it installed on Win 2K Pro (drive C). On XP Pro (drive E), I have Microsoft Security Essentials installed. Also, on both partitions, I have Ad Aware installed for...
Forum: Chillout Room 27 Nov 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,312
Posted By catilley1092
Thanks to you all. I have found a lot of answers...

Thanks to you all. I have found a lot of answers on this forum, and have helped a few as well. That's what we're all here for, everyone sharing and helping one another. I accidently clicked onto a...
Forum: Software 27 Nov 2009
Replies: 48
Views: 7,045
Posted By catilley1092
For whatever reason, Windows Live Safety Scanner...

For whatever reason, Windows Live Safety Scanner won't install on my 64 bit version of Win 7. It gave the error code:0x0c600c03. I googled it, and it led me right back to that program. A lot of 64...
Forum: News 27 Nov 2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,611
Posted By catilley1092
Brian, I too feel that it is way too early to...

Brian, I too feel that it is way too early to talk about a new OS. But forget about the bootlegging, it will get you into hot water. With Linux, you can download and make all the copies for all of...
Forum: System Security 26 Nov 2009
Replies: 763
Views: 142,339
Posted By catilley1092
I agree with Dwarf, it is not advisable, and...

I agree with Dwarf, it is not advisable, and could be dangerous, to run two antivirus programs on the same PC at once. However, if you would like to compare what works best for you, you can disable...
Forum: System Security 25 Nov 2009
Replies: 467
Views: 72,045
Posted By catilley1092
In my opinion, Avast is the #1 antivirus. Just...

In my opinion, Avast is the #1 antivirus. Just make sure the update setting is set to "automatic". It will update nearly every day. I'm evaluating MSE on my XP laptops, not enough time has passed to...
Forum: System Security 24 Nov 2009
Replies: 763
Views: 142,339
Posted By catilley1092
I've used Avast for awhile now, and I have it set...

I've used Avast for awhile now, and I have it set to auto update. It updates at least once (and as many as three) times daily. That's how I know how they stay on top of things. By the way a video...
Forum: Software 24 Nov 2009
Replies: 48
Views: 7,045
Posted By catilley1092
Free Registry Cleaner?

WARNING! STAY AWAY FROM GLARY UTILITIES! It screwed up one of my laptops, and had to reinstall both OS's (Win 2K Pro/XP Pro. It has a "memory defragger", and it messed Win 2K up, forcing 2...
Forum: News 23 Nov 2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,611
Posted By catilley1092
jimbo45, I agree with you. We've just got into...

jimbo45, I agree with you. We've just got into the groove with Windows 7, and now they are talking Windows 8 and some even 9. I mean, the first service pack for 7 hasn't been released yet. Windows 7...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,134
Posted By catilley1092
reghakr, thanks for that piece of valuable...

reghakr, thanks for that piece of valuable advice. I thought it was too good to be true. And by the way, I'm a Firefox fan,too.
Forum: Software 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 319
Views: 73,329
Posted By catilley1092
A lot of these "free downloads" that promises...

A lot of these "free downloads" that promises your speed to increase up to 400% and even some free programs that you receive by email invitation are at the very least, a fraud. If your system is that...
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 1,312
Posted By catilley1092
Thanks to you all for your warm welcome.

Thanks to you all for your warm welcome.
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1,134
Posted By catilley1092
Windows 7 upgrade concerns

I just bought this PC last week, it is running Win 7 Home Premium. In the past, I've always ran Pro versions, beginning with Win 2K Pro, XP Pro. I still have the laptops that I dual boot between the...
Forum: News 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 102
Views: 10,611
Posted By catilley1092
Windows 8 is coming in 2012

I'm a new Windows 7 user, having skipped Vista. This OS was just officially released last month and already talking Windows 8. Are they crazy? They had better hope that a lot of XP users will convert...
Forum: News 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 1,752
Posted By catilley1092
As one of those who bought it, I'm glad that Win...

As one of those who bought it, I'm glad that Win 7 is selling fast. I skipped Vista, having been a XP Pro user since 2002. I still dual boot Win 2K Pro & XP Pro on my laptops, and XP Pro SP3 still is...
Forum: System Security 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 763
Views: 142,339
Posted By catilley1092
I've been using Avast for a while now, and I've...

I've been using Avast for a while now, and I've always had the update setting to automatic. It's a great free antivirus, I've had a couple of false positives, but better to be safe than sorry.
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