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Forum: General Discussion 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 6,453
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I'm not sure a Cloud based backup will work due...

I'm not sure a Cloud based backup will work due to the fact that if you mention cost, the user says "I don't need that". This client is cheap and is always looking for a free solution. They have an...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 6,453
Posted By HAVOC
I set up a password for him so only he can use it...

I set up a password for him so only he can use it and he forgets it. Then I did a reset, gave them both the password (his wife enters customer information from time to time) they both forgot that...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 6,453
Posted By HAVOC
I should make it "idontknow" so when they ask, I...

I should make it "idontknow" so when they ask, I can say "I don't know".
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 6,453
Posted By HAVOC
He had it written down on a Post-It, stuck to the...

He had it written down on a Post-It, stuck to the side of a filing cabinet, and him and his wife still managed to lose it.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 6,453
Posted By HAVOC
Not this again?! Yes, AGAIN! Got the phone...

Not this again?!

Yes, AGAIN! Got the phone call asking if I knew their password. So another reset is in order. This time I won't be putting any passwords on it because the kids are old enough...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 611
Posted By HAVOC
Have you tried setting him up with a guest...

Have you tried setting him up with a guest account?
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By HAVOC
I've been using sleep for as long as I've been...

I've been using sleep for as long as I've been using computers. At this point it's because of habit and no other reason. I guess I could leave the computer on all day (when I'm home) and shut it off...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By HAVOC
It hasn't happened the last couple restarts. I...

It hasn't happened the last couple restarts. I also didn't change anything. I'll see if it happens again this week.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By HAVOC
Nope. I did Install Intel Management Engine (ME).

Nope. I did Install Intel Management Engine (ME).
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By HAVOC
I do not have a RAID array although my...

I do not have a RAID array although my motherboard does support it. I did not install IRST during the reinstall.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By HAVOC
Intermittent problem resuming from sleep.

I'll wake my computer from sleep (by pressing the space bar), sometimes to goes right to the log-in screen and sometimes it will hang. I thought it was due to having a virtual optical drive related...
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
Thank you. I have what I need.

Thank you. I have what I need.
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
I just want a simple Malwarebytes that I can run...

I just want a simple Malwarebytes that I can run a scan if needed and then close the program like the older version.
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
The link works but after install I get this:

The link works but after install I get this:
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
I installed Malwarebytes but all I get is the...

I installed Malwarebytes but all I get is the Premium trial edition. I clicked the link from Layback Bear.

I have ADWCleaner, CCleaner, Macrium Reflect and MSE.
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
I have VLC player, I was looking for system...

I have VLC player, I was looking for system utilities like malware removal/system backup tools.
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 682
Posted By HAVOC
Doing a reinstall. What software do you recommend?

I'm reinstalling Windows and associated software for my computer.

I have Windows 7 Pro. I want to install:

7Zip
Chrome
MSE
Macrium Reflect
Speccy
Spybot S&D (which version?)
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Dec 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,881
Posted By HAVOC
I see Windows updates related to the hardware in...

I see Windows updates related to the hardware in my system, including nVidia and I don't install them. I get the drivers from my hardware manufacturers website. I installed some hardware driver from...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Dec 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By HAVOC
APC UPS and included PowerChute software

I have just bought another APC BR1500G to power my stuff. I have multiple computers/monitors in my "office" that I wanted to connect. A little overkill but what ever.

When I hooked up my first...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Aug 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 834
Posted By HAVOC
What model Dell laptop is it?

What model Dell laptop is it?
Forum: System Security 27 Aug 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By HAVOC
I don't know why the license couldn't be...

I don't know why the license couldn't be transferred. It's unopened. Unless it's in the Newegg product description which I'll go check now.
All I see is that it says "non-refundable/non-returnable".
Forum: General Discussion 27 Aug 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,012
Posted By HAVOC
I found out what was causing my system to wake. ...

I found out what was causing my system to wake.

I have two network ports on my motherboard, let's call them A and B. A has WOL disabled and B has no option like that. I moved my desk and I'm in...
Forum: System Security 27 Aug 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By HAVOC
AVG protection, toss or give away?

I bought Windows 7 from Newegg and got AVG Protection for free (unlimited devices*/1 year). Should I give it away to a friend or a coworker or toss it? I'm not going to use it.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Aug 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,575
Posted By HAVOC
Ctrl-Shift-Esc and end the task. Looks like a...

Ctrl-Shift-Esc and end the task. Looks like a browser pop-up that's obviously fake.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Aug 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,012
Posted By HAVOC
I did run adwcleaner, but I'm not sure if it...

I did run adwcleaner, but I'm not sure if it logged me out of the websites before or after. I really need to do a clean reinstall and keep better tabs on my system.
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