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Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 7
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Posted By bigmck
Well, I discovered my problem. The AT&T guy that...

Well, I discovered my problem. The AT&T guy that was out to do the upgrade work on the line etc, made some changes to the software on my PC. Yesterday, I decided to delete what he did and reinstall...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By bigmck
If you don't have any issues, stay with Windows 7.

If you don't have any issues, stay with Windows 7.
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By bigmck
Thanks for the reply. It makes me feel better. ...

Thanks for the reply. It makes me feel better. I was expecting a difference like when I went a spinner to a SSD.
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By bigmck
Internet Speed Upgrade

Earlier in the week, I upgraded my Internet Speed. I have AT&T as my ISP. Earlier I was getting 7 mbps download and now I am getting 30. I have checked it myself with Speed Test. I did this...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By bigmck
You need to let the Windows Updates install. The...

You need to let the Windows Updates install. The first time it will take a while, but once you are current, it will be quick. Leaving your PC on all of the time is not a problem. Most here do...
Forum: Chillout Room 18 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 620
Posted By bigmck
I got a new TV last year and had to get rid of...

I got a new TV last year and had to get rid of the old one. After learning city trash (Houston, TX) would not take it, I Googled and found a place run by the city that accepted and disposed of them....
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 842
Posted By bigmck
A really easy way to backup you files is with...

A really easy way to backup you files is with Macrium Software | Macrium Reflect Free (https://www.macrium.com/reflectfree) It can automatically backup your files on a schedule to an internal or...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Feb 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By bigmck
I am asking "What Made it Change"?

I am asking "What Made it Change"?
Forum: General Discussion 03 Feb 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By bigmck
My question was "Why Did It Change?"

My question was "Why Did It Change?"
Forum: General Discussion 03 Feb 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By bigmck
Time Changed

Hi Guys -- I just took out a USB board in my PC and installed a new one. There were not other changes. The PC was shut down for five minutes while I did this. I did not install the software driver...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Dec 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,523
Posted By bigmck
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,523
Posted By bigmck
If you make a Recovery Drive on a different PC,...

If you make a Recovery Drive on a different PC, it will not work on yours. == Go here Starting with the rescue CD (https://reflect.macrium.com/webhelp/Starting_with_the_rescue_CD.asp) and make a...
Forum: System Security 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Thanks for the help.

Thanks for the help.
Forum: System Security 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Thanks for the tip. I will check that.

Thanks for the tip. I will check that.
Forum: System Security 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
What version do you have? == What do you disable...

What version do you have? == What do you disable to stop the notification of a "New Version Available".
Forum: Chillout Room 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 1,361
Views: 211,391
Posted By bigmck
400,000 is a lot of folks. You do a great job...

400,000 is a lot of folks. You do a great job John. I don't get to post here a lot anymore but this is a good reason.:)
Forum: System Security 21 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Yes, I am aware that MByte is not an AV. I run...

Yes, I am aware that MByte is not an AV. I run MSE for my AV. == I also have the Paid Version of MByte. Since I uninstalled MByte 3 and installed MByte 2 I don't get the Pup but I feel like it is...
Forum: System Security 20 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Thanks for looking at the files Roy.

Thanks for looking at the files Roy.
Forum: System Security 20 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
I was under the impression that SuperAnti was an...

I was under the impression that SuperAnti was an alternative to Malwarebytes, thanks for the heads up. I use MS Security Essentials for my AV. I like MalBytes but I get too many strange things. I...
Forum: System Security 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Lady Fitz -- I thank you for the Malwarebytes...

Lady Fitz -- I thank you for the Malwarebytes heads up. Yeah, I had version 3 and I have been getting some goofy things lately now that I think about it. I just uninstalled it and am trying Super...
Forum: System Security 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Thanks very much.

Thanks very much.
Forum: System Security 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
I also run MS Security Essentials as my...

I also run MS Security Essentials as my anti-virus. == "So you get a few PUPs, Eh? How many Tracking Cookies are you getting per day? Do you know? Do you care?" SIGH
Forum: System Security 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
Thanks very much Roy.

Thanks very much Roy.
Forum: System Security 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 3,210
Posted By bigmck
PUP Files Everyday

For the past two weeks or so I have been getting exactly 36 PUP files showing everyday from my Malwarebytes. It just seems strange that I am getting them everyday and the exact same number. I...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Aug 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 2,576
Posted By bigmck
My ISP was down last night for a few hours and...

My ISP was down last night for a few hours and when it came back, the speed was back. I guess the problem was on their end the whole time. Thanks for everyone's help.
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