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Forum: System Security 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 6,488
Posted By winnie1st
Thanks for info. AVG has servrd me well for years...

Thanks for info. AVG has servrd me well for years now and I expected better from them but I think I'll stay put for now unless something else goes wrong.
Forum: System Security 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 6,488
Posted By winnie1st
smoke & mirrors

Thanks for taking time to reply. AVG's posts leave me, somewhat, none the wiser. On the one hand it's clean and safe, on the other, they go to great lenghts telling how to get rid of it: how their...
Forum: System Security 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 6,488
Posted By winnie1st
virus or cock-up

I logged on earlier today and was greeted by a pop-up.

AVG ScriptHelper.exe

I checked it out and found that a lot of users are having frustraring problems with it. AVG say that it is clean...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 2,948
Posted By winnie1st
As I said, the 32bit IE covers all and eliminates...

As I said, the 32bit IE covers all and eliminates any problems you may come across when downloading some programmes. But check it out.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 2,948
Posted By winnie1st
I am a newbie and had some problems with 64bit...

I am a newbie and had some problems with 64bit compatibility when downloading some necessary programmes as they had not yet released a 64bit version. Answer was that IE (a) is 32bit and compatible....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Dec 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 188,276
Posted By winnie1st
VProtect

Thanks for your advice on the above. Nobody else has access to my computer and no outside trouble shooting. I have unchecked it but I cannot find it's location to uninstall it. I'm no expert but I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Dec 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 188,276
Posted By winnie1st
How can VProtect suddenly appear in my msconfig...

How can VProtect suddenly appear in my msconfig startup programmes without so much as a by your leave! How did it access my PC without my knowing or my permission?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Oct 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
Yes, setting default to current browser and email...

Yes, setting default to current browser and email worked for me and for some reason they sometimes reset themselves but at least now I know what to do. Thanks forums
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 9,110
Posted By winnie1st
thanks for the helpful suggestions. The scannow...

thanks for the helpful suggestions. The scannow did report fixing some corrupt files but, unfortunately, my problem was not one of them. The automatic fix had no effect either but neither has...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 9,110
Posted By winnie1st
KB 976932 service pack 1

After installing above update, Live Mail has stopped working. When I try to create mail a box with message "A problem occured while trying to open this message. A problem has occured. Please try...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Apr 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 5,757
Posted By winnie1st
Thanks , will give it a try

Thanks , will give it a try
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Apr 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 5,757
Posted By winnie1st
Thanks for the helpful suggestions guys but it...

Thanks for the helpful suggestions guys but it looks like I'm stuck with it as it apparently has been done by Google. Nothing works. I haven't tried a Greasemonkey script as I don't know what it is....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Apr 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 5,757
Posted By winnie1st
google search box

The text in my google search box has suddenly become very large and very bold. I cannot get it back to normal font size and it is extremely annoying. I realise that this could be a help to the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Apr 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
Many thanks for your reply. I tried your...

Many thanks for your reply. I tried your suggestions and, as they were already in place, I reset them. No joy. But knowing how fickle these things can be, I set it to "use internet explorer" and "use...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
Now my send page by email and link by email are...

Now my send page by email and link by email are greyed out. I have changed nothing and programme has all it's defaults. Windows7 can be a right pain at times! Any help is always much appreciated.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,774
Posted By winnie1st
where do I find the settings for html? I know...

where do I find the settings for html? I know that I can send youtube using a hyperlink(I have no idea what it is, but it works) but would still like to use the link by email. Thanks for your reply
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,774
Posted By winnie1st
when I try to send a youtube video with file/...

when I try to send a youtube video with file/ "link by email" I only get the web address in the email, no actual link. Everything has its defaults. I used XP today to try it and it worked perfectly.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 Feb 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
AMEN to that!

AMEN to that!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Feb 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
I was right clicking on page, email with windows...

I was right clicking on page, email with windows live which only sends the web address when all I had to do was click on file and then email page or link. Thanks again djlf
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Feb 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
Eurika. It stil applies- "There are no...

Eurika. It stil applies- "There are no problems,only solutions!" Many thanks djfl, you have made my day
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Feb 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 67,721
Posted By winnie1st
i've done all this and still all I get is a web...

i've done all this and still all I get is a web page address in the email. No content. Your help is appreciated but this is frustrating the hell out of me. I used to have vistas and this process was...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Feb 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,774
Posted By winnie1st
when I do this, right click the web page, all...

when I do this, right click the web page, all that happens is that the web page address is sent but not the content
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Feb 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1,774
Posted By winnie1st
web pages and live mail

I have a new PC with windows7 and thus have live mail. While I am told how great it is and all that it can do I now learn that it cannot perform the most useful of tasks; i.e. email a web page. Can...
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