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Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
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Posted By STU9000
Too late for that. But everything seems to be...

Too late for that. But everything seems to be working fine so I'll create a new one in a few days. Cheers for the help.
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Problem is I need to clear all the work off my...

Problem is I need to clear all the work off my hard drive before I do that, and it can accumulate...

It's all backed up on externals though, my most recent disk image is two months old.
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Will do. I have a recent windows image on disk, I...

Will do. I have a recent windows image on disk, I assume you are kind of joking there. I always create a restore point before I do stuff like this anyway. I'll mark this thread as solved now and...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Did. Fan is still whurling though, while I...

Did.

Fan is still whurling though, while I check for updates again. I'll let you know.

Should this run through updates in a few minutes now? I hope so. I really do.

EDIT well shat do you...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Is this really what we need to do to fix this...

Is this really what we need to do to fix this problem?

I gave up on Step 1. How can I find all those codes in a list that's a long as a giraffes neck without the use of a search algorithm?

2...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Nope, disabling Windows Update did not achieve...

Nope, disabling Windows Update did not achieve anything and the fan is away burling like a 747 taking off in the distance again.

So I click on the Windows 10 thing again... "sorry the free offer...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Noisy fan again! Normally it fixes itself...

Noisy fan again!

Normally it fixes itself after the updates finally come through. But this time it's not going away, and it's doing my head in!

I checked updates, after installing Win 10 on the...
Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 907
Posted By STU9000
Because they're cheap. I guess it's time to...

Because they're cheap.

I guess it's time to type in passwords on my main keyboard from now on.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By STU9000
Like me, most people are completely lost when it...

Like me, most people are completely lost when it comes to knowing how to set up an operating system to work in the most efficient and secure way possible. It's an exercise in cryptology. I know the...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By STU9000
I intend to go back to Mac, just as soon as I can...

I intend to go back to Mac, just as soon as I can afford to...

I was only on Win 10 for 2 days, that was enough. I'm back on Win 7 now. Do I need to be concerned?

I mean.. I'm on facebook and...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By STU9000
Windows 7 Security Concerns With Microsoft Spyware?

I read that Windows 10 automatically spies on you and you can't disable it.

I also read that they have introduced the same hidden spyware to Windows 7, but that you can disable it.

Is this...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By STU9000
Problem finally solved by this link. Just had to...

Problem finally solved by this link. Just had to reset something in ESET

Temporary Error :: ESET Knowledgebase (http://support.eset.com/kb3126/)
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By STU9000
Firefox: Your Connection Is Not Secure (ESET)

A common problem I am learned. I looked into solving this while I decided to trial Windows 10 for two days and couldn't get to the bottom of it.

So after two days of spending all my time fixing...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
I'll look into that. I'm still undecided really,...

I'll look into that. I'm still undecided really, it might be better in long run to just bite the bulletin. Too busy with project thing at the moment. I need things to just work.
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
He did indeed, because he's me! haha Thank...

He did indeed, because he's me! haha

Thank god that's over. Still on schedule, sort of.

Update Tuesdays?
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Yes I agree, it shouldn't bugger my fan up. But...

Yes I agree, it shouldn't bugger my fan up. But it does.

Someone explained this in another thread why, it's a common problem apparently.

I'm getting sick of fan problems. I had this for years...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
I had it turned off, but the way I know I have...

I had it turned off, but the way I know I have updates pending is this fan problem. It still did it!

Facebook Backgammon makes my fan go whizz. So do other things. I know when my fan is whizzing...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
This is what I'm listening to all day. Can I for...

This is what I'm listening to all day. Can I for once just have a computer that doesn't turn out to be NOISY!!!!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJT8xuI_5PY
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Will I just go for it, let it make me have...

Will I just go for it, let it make me have windows 10, because honestly I can't be bothered with this any more, EVERY TIME I have to update it's just always this.

What happened to this great...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Is there a way to just turn updates off? I don't...

Is there a way to just turn updates off? I don't want anymore. I'll take my chances. I don't want to have to mess about fixing computers every time I need to update something! I HAVE WORK TO DO!!!!!!
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
It isn't scheduled. I unscheduled it. I just...

It isn't scheduled. I unscheduled it. I just keeps coming back. I'm going to take out a restraining order on it. Trying the fix it thing to see if that fixes it, it worked before.

I don't want...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By STU9000
Stuck on Windows Update again

Again today my fan starts blowing like a hairdyer, and I knew what it was. Updates.

Strange because I decided to turn off auto-update altogether so as to avoid this, but it still happened.
...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 May 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By STU9000
Ta, in lieu of reputation spreading

Ta, in lieu of reputation spreading
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 May 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By STU9000
To be honest I might just stick with 7. I'm not...

To be honest I might just stick with 7. I'm not hearing good things about Win 10 and privacy concerns, and the aggressive way it is takikng over my computer and not letting me wait to upgrade in my...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 May 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By STU9000
I think I can do this using Glary Utilities....

I think I can do this using Glary Utilities. Maybe I can try that.
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