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Forum: System Security 21 Nov 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,402
Posted By XboxOmac
What VPN do you use?

What VPN do you use?
Forum: System Security 05 Dec 2011
Replies: 85
Views: 4,886
Posted By XboxOmac
I recommend Microsoft Security Essentials or...

I recommend Microsoft Security Essentials or Avast!. They're both free and trusted. :)

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Dec 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,246
Posted By XboxOmac
So anyway Deepfreeze looks more like its the one...

So anyway Deepfreeze looks more like its the one I'll be using. But which one do you guys recommend?

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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 16,691
Posted By XboxOmac
Your license could have gotten leaked. Not sure...

Your license could have gotten leaked. Not sure if Microsoft helps those that got leaked but have the real product.

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,279
Posted By XboxOmac
Not sure if you can, but it's worth a try. Try to...

Not sure if you can, but it's worth a try. Try to activate the hidden administrator account with this.

Net user administrator /active:yes

Give it a shot :) on command prompt

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,246
Posted By XboxOmac
Alright, when I get home, I will try these out....

Alright, when I get home, I will try these out. Thanks :) I thought they were just batch files that were scheduled to activate on shutdown.

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,246
Posted By XboxOmac
How do I delete files and installs on shutdown

Ok, so first of all, a university I attend on Saturdays has a setup on their computers that deletes all files that were added to the computer (as in anywhere) and any new installs, but without...
Forum: Software 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 6,241
Posted By XboxOmac
I use this on multiple programs. Hold "Ctrl"...

I use this on multiple programs.

Hold "Ctrl" while clicking on each item. Then finally, drag and it will drag all of them.

I select one first (Without holding "Ctrl" yet), then I hold "Ctrl"...
Forum: Security News 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,886
Posted By XboxOmac
I was scared at first when I had WAT installed,...

I was scared at first when I had WAT installed, since I had just recently bought Windows 7 when WAT came out. Good thing, it was verified as "Genuine".
Forum: System Security 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 69
Views: 3,947
Posted By XboxOmac
I voted the Avast! Security Suite, but I prefer...

I voted the Avast! Security Suite, but I prefer combination of:

Microsoft Security Essentials
Comodo Firewall
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
SUPERAntiSpyware

That's what I have running on my...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 24
Views: 3,593
Posted By XboxOmac
I noticed that, too. All those things running in...

I noticed that, too. All those things running in your system tray and task bar can take up alot of resources, and sometimes even make your computer "lag" which can cause the "burning" of the tab...
Forum: Customization 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 7,001
Posted By XboxOmac
I've never tried this, so I don't have back-up on...

I've never tried this, so I don't have back-up on this.

I doubt this could have been changed in Windows 7, since it is used for other options. I've added my own options, but when right-clicking...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 3,738
Posted By XboxOmac
It might be an idea to tell us the url so others...

It might be an idea to tell us the url so others can see if they have issues, which might lead to someone helping you to resolve it. :)[/QUOTE]
He said it's his work's website, so apparently, I...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 24
Views: 3,593
Posted By XboxOmac
Do one-by-one uninstall to every program...

Do one-by-one uninstall to every program installed on your computer. Do you know when this started happening, though? Maybe you can trace back the last installed program, and that could have caused...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 28,374
Posted By XboxOmac
This happens to me once in a while, but only if I...

This happens to me once in a while, but only if I delete an icon from the desktop that was installed automaticly during a software install. If you want to uninstall the program you have to get...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 24
Views: 3,593
Posted By XboxOmac
Best solution for me is to uninstall a program...

Best solution for me is to uninstall a program one-by-one. I know it would be rather hard work or long-term, but it's best if you prefer not having it like that.

If one program you uninstalled...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 28,374
Posted By XboxOmac
This is a rather weird problem. Never encountered...

This is a rather weird problem. Never encountered that before. Is there any chance a virus, malware, or any malicious file be doing this?

Try a AV scan. Preferably MSE.
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 5,812
Posted By XboxOmac
This happens to me when I'm sending over big...

This happens to me when I'm sending over big files to another computer, the rate per second degrades. After it's done, it has it's normal speed as I'm well to known. I think it's normal.
Forum: Security News 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 750
Posted By XboxOmac
I think Jagex (Runescape Founder) has had many...

I think Jagex (Runescape Founder) has had many DOS attacks. I don't remember where I read this, nor do I remember if it was a reliable source, since this was a bit while ago for me to remember. Some...
Forum: System Security 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 2,722
Posted By XboxOmac
I've never heard of this vendor, either. I just...

I've never heard of this vendor, either. I just stick to Microsoft, since Windows is their product.
Forum: System Security 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 37
Views: 2,638
Posted By XboxOmac
Did you use the 64-bit Windows 7 version of...

Did you use the 64-bit Windows 7 version of Microsoft Security Essentials? I don't have any problems with it, and I've been using it, since it's first official release.
Forum: System Security 02 Mar 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,064
Posted By XboxOmac
I guess I'm going to just use Comodo Firewall...

I guess I'm going to just use Comodo Firewall then. I don't use Windows Firewall because I tell it to block this program, but apparently, it doesn't. I like something that shows a ZoneAlarm when a...
Forum: System Security 02 Mar 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,064
Posted By XboxOmac
Comodo.

I was recommended to get Comodo Firewall for my computer, since ZoneAlarm was found to keep freezing up my computer and a resource hog. Now that I was recommended Comodo, should I use their AV and...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Mar 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,508
Posted By XboxOmac
Well thanks anyway. I will stick up to Comodo...

Well thanks anyway. I will stick up to Comodo Firewall. Thanks alot! :)
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Mar 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 4,508
Posted By XboxOmac
Thanks a billion! I did have a hinge that...

Thanks a billion! I did have a hinge that ZoneAlarm was causing the problem, but that didn't happen with any of my other computers.

Thanks again, I'm going to try out Comodo then. Is all their...
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