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Forum: News 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 1,147
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I see the word "Google Enhanced" there on Start...

I see the word "Google Enhanced" there on Start Page. To me, that spells "not private." Maybe I'm wrong, but I run as fast as I can from all things Google. Nothing suggests Big Brother to me more....
Forum: System Security 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Actually, putting something suspicious into...

Actually, putting something suspicious into quarantine is better than merely nuking it out right. First, whatever gets put into quarantine is rendered harmless and unable to function so you computer...
Forum: System Security 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Or, Malwarebytes is fouled up. Ever since V2 came...

Or, Malwarebytes is fouled up. Ever since V2 came out, each new update has been buggier than a flophouse bed.
Forum: System Security 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
:ditto::thumbsup:

:ditto::thumbsup:
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 690
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Actually, more and more appliances now require...

Actually, more and more appliances now require sine wave AC to run properly or, in some cases, to run at all. Most Samsung refrigerators, especially the smart ones, will not run on a square wave or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 227
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Why? Just read the manual on the CD.

Why? Just read the manual on the CD.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Before you do anything, make sure you backup your...

Before you do anything, make sure you backup your data.
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I started the installer again and, this time, the...

I started the installer again and, this time, the options to opt out were presented in the opening window. I swear they were not there the first time I ran it because I look for this kind of crap...
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Avast Warning

Warning! I just downloaded and installed the latest update to Avast free and the misbegotten jerks attempted to sneak the Google Toolbar onto my computer (Zone Alarm caught that one so I could block...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,099
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I agree. Just hide it. It's optional anyway.

I agree. Just hide it. It's optional anyway.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Optional means it's not necessary so I've been...

Optional means it's not necessary so I've been avoiding the optional updates. This was the one that originally had the infamous GWX update in it and, even though MS claims it doesn't have GWX...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm not saying a mother board won't have the SATA...

I'm not saying a mother board won't have the SATA ports marked whether they are SATA II or SATA III but I have yet to see one that was. Usually, it's done with a color code unique to that board.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Not always. A few older boards put the SATA ports...

Not always. A few older boards put the SATA ports in more than one location.



That isn't necessarily true. I'm posting this from a desktop PC with a P9X79 WS motherboard that has two Intel...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Speccy only shows ports in use.

Speccy only shows ports in use.
Forum: Graphic Cards 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
OK folks, I had to reread the first post several...

OK folks, I had to reread the first post several times before it sunk into my three remaining brain cells (two of which no longer work; old age sucks) that Serious Gamer had posted the cards that are...
Forum: Graphic Cards 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Serious Gamer needs to run three monitors. That...

Serious Gamer needs to run three monitors. That card has three outputs but each one is different, which may cause some connection issues. Also, even though the specs say the card has multimonitor...
Forum: Graphic Cards 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Knowing a bit more about your needs would help,...

Knowing a bit more about your needs would help, starting with what your budget is and what the inputs on your monitors are (DP? HDMI? etc.).
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 692
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
For the record, I don't find Firefox OK (it's...

For the record, I don't find Firefox OK (it's cookie handling sucks). That's why I was asking about Cyberfox.
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 2,431
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm only recommending the free version of Macrium...

I'm only recommending the free version of Macrium Reflect now because Paramount Software UK, the makers of Macrium Reflect uses an crap outfit called Cleverbridge to handle their payments. Recently,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,904
Views: 198,954
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Bigfoot...snort....choke...:roflmao:...gasp!

Bigfoot...snort....choke...:roflmao:...gasp!
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 2,431
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Windows backup tends to be more troublesome than...

Windows backup tends to be more troublesome than most third party imaging solutions. I've never had a verified Macrium Reflect image fail to restore. if one ever does, all I would need to do is go...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 2,431
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Comparing business backups to personal computer...

Comparing business backups to personal computer backups is much like comparing oranges to kumquats.

If you are imaging the entire computer, full or otherwise, then yes, you will quickly run out...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 2,431
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
1. I don't know. Macrium Reflect's web page...

1. I don't know. Macrium Reflect's web page doesn't even list the feature with the paid versions. someone with v6 of the free version will have to chime in. You can also download and...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 692
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
John, I hope you didn't misunderstand me when I...

John, I hope you didn't misunderstand me when I asked what made Cyberfox better than Firefox. I did not intend to put you or the program down. Since the Cyberfox website doesn't tell me much about...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 692
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
what makes Cyberfox better than Firefox? Their...

what makes Cyberfox better than Firefox? Their website isn't exactly a fount of information.
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