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Windows 7: Should you use pc on Office windows domain for personal use?

24 Aug 2017   #11

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

You have no assurance of privacy when using a company computer, whether on company premises or not. The computer is theirs and they have a right to control how it is used. If this is a concern to you purchase your own computer with a private Internet connection.

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24 Aug 2017   #12
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mrjimphelps View Post
...My suggestion to you is that you ask your supervisor what is ok and what is not. Then stay within the guidelines that your supervisor gives you. In this way, if something goes wrong, you are covered, because your supervisor told you that what you were doing was ok.
Make sure you get that permission spelled out in fine detail in writing. Otherwise, it's your word against the supervisor's (and guess who the company will believe?).
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28 Aug 2017   #13

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit

You leave a browser trail wherever you go. Even if you stay within their guidelines, do you really want their knowing everything you do? How about your privacy?

I would advise you to get your own laptop or desktop, something refurbished or on sale, if money is an issue.
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