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Forum: News 02 Feb 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 2,267
Posted By kenC
I wonder if they count people who run it in a VM....

I wonder if they count people who run it in a VM. I've been running it that way since Oct 2014. They never bug me to install 10 so maybe they assume I've already got it !
I play around with...
Forum: News 29 Oct 2015
Replies: 30
Views: 2,529
Posted By kenC
It's the only way to be sure. Soon MS will...

It's the only way to be sure.

Soon MS will reclassify it as a "Security Update".[/QUOTE]

Best way to be sure is to make a system image before every update and then you can always restore back...
Forum: News 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,808
Posted By kenC
They showed up for me - there's an optional one...

They showed up for me - there's an optional one that puts the W10 hint on your taskbar. The others seem to be security updates
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
BTW when I deleted the FF program folder to...

BTW when I deleted the FF program folder to start over with it, I've since noticed that I have a Firefox old data folder on my desktop. Any idea how to merge it. I guess it contains my settings.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
Yes, it bothers me to too. After reading the...

Yes, it bothers me to too. After reading the comments under the video I did a full scan with Avast, malwarebytes and super antispyware all of which found nothing apart from a couple of Pups which I...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
I promised to come back here and explain how I...

I promised to come back here and explain how I solved the problem I had at the top of the thread.
So, I googled the message from the attachment and found lots of people had the same problem...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
I've now solved this problem and have FF and...

I've now solved this problem and have FF and Waterfox back on my laptop. It's just after 2am so I won't go into any detail right now - just wanted to say problem solved :) Will post details...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
Well, thank you for trying - that's what makes...

Well, thank you for trying - that's what makes this site so great, people giving their time to help others.
I think you're correct and the fault lies with something on my system - maybe some program...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
Yes, I'm aware of malware. I've scanned the...

Yes, I'm aware of malware. I've scanned the d/loaded files with Malwarebytes - Super Anti-spyware and Avast - I've also tried earlier versions of FF and Waterfox in case there was anything wrong...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
Yep, sure I'm not infected - everything else is...

Yep, sure I'm not infected - everything else is fine. By another account, I meant another Windows user account. I also meant I've tried running the installer as admin. Googling 7zip, it seems...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 2,062
Posted By kenC
Can't install Firefox

I decided to give Firefox another try but can't get it to install. I get a window about Group Policy regarding 7Zip. I've tried a new account also as administrator. I've tried deleting my old...
Forum: News 07 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 51,684
Posted By kenC
Thanks - now uninstalled. I play around with...

Thanks - now uninstalled. I play around with W10 every night but I'm always glad to get back to W7.
It's not as though there's any big changes - nothing to make me want 10.
Don't like the Start...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Jan 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 830
Posted By kenC
Thanks, Rich - will do:)

Thanks, Rich - will do:)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Jan 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 830
Posted By kenC
Nope - Typing Defender finds nothing. I don't...

Nope - Typing Defender finds nothing. I don't even have MSE - uninstalled it when I got Avast.
Got offered another Defender update tonight - think I'll just ignore them. Went through previous...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Jan 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 830
Posted By kenC
Getting Windows Defender updates offered on W7

Title says it all really. For the last few days I'm being offered updates for Defender which I don't have. I believe Defender started with W8. I let it go ahead the first time thinking it would...
Forum: News 02 Nov 2014
Replies: 82
Views: 8,983
Posted By kenC
So, how do we disable Bing? I did it in the...

So, how do we disable Bing? I did it in the first version, can't do it now.
Forum: News 03 Oct 2014
Replies: 138
Views: 12,118
Posted By kenC
How strange that people want to start customizing...

How strange that people want to start customizing an OS that's just a few days old. The time for that - if need be - is when it's the final build and released.
Now's the time for testing, not...
Forum: News 23 Nov 2013
Replies: 135
Views: 11,886
Posted By kenC
I use VLC - it plays music from folders simply...

I use VLC - it plays music from folders simply by choosing 'Media' in the Menu at the top of the player and then navigating to your folder.
Forum: News 04 Mar 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 7,387
Posted By kenC
Nobody uses Waterfox ? - much faster than FF

Nobody uses Waterfox ? - much faster than FF
Forum: Software 13 Apr 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 21,820
Posted By kenC
Install Revo Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware...

Install Revo Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware - Free and Full Download - Uninstall software, remove programs, solve uninstall problems...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 4,011
Posted By kenC
Here's a way to disable Libraries if that's what...

Here's a way to disable Libraries if that's what you still want: How to Disable “Libraries” Feature in Windows 7? - Tweaking with Vishal...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Mar 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,861
Posted By kenC
Give it a try - you can always get the update...

Give it a try - you can always get the update again.
Forum: General Discussion 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,861
Posted By kenC
Can you get to system restore and choose a...

Can you get to system restore and choose a restore point before your problem started?
Forum: General Discussion 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,861
Posted By kenC
Have you tried starting in safe mode or ran a...

Have you tried starting in safe mode or ran a virus check ?
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 01 Mar 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,723
Posted By kenC
ImgBurn is good - and free and easy to use. The...

ImgBurn is good - and free and easy to use. The Official ImgBurn Website (http://www.imgburn.com/)
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