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Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By Alejandro85
That doesn't seems what the OP said. He says that...

That doesn't seems what the OP said. He says that he doesn't have the password of ASP.NET user, and the screenshot shows only other account, which is an admin. If OP hasn't that password, how the...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By Alejandro85
Just delete it from control panel, using another...

Just delete it from control panel, using another (administrator) account. There is no more need than this to manage user accounts.
Forum: Network & Sharing 6 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By Alejandro85
They're not equivalent, but are similar. As you...

They're not equivalent, but are similar. As you said, the main advantage of setting DNSs in the router is to have a central place for many computers, so if you ever need a change, you do it in a...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 466
Posted By Alejandro85
To begin with, it was never unsafe to install...

To begin with, it was never unsafe to install Java, and it isn't neither now.
What you mention is a long series of attempts of Microsoft to spread FUD against it to promote its own clone (the .NET...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By Alejandro85
More often than not, no, it's not the same...

More often than not, no, it's not the same executable.

The one you download is called an installer that is, a program whose sole purpose in life is to install other programs and nothing else. It...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 611
Posted By Alejandro85
Your backup program should be able to check the...

Your backup program should be able to check the integrity of backups, look it up for the relevant option. Just "being there" doesn't warrants, as you noted, that it's in good shape.
In the face of...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 667
Posted By Alejandro85
Not having UEFI will make the install ]much...

Not having UEFI will make the install ]much easier, with a normal BIOS everything just works.

Generally speaking, the older the system, the easier is to get it compatible with the software. But...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 611
Posted By Alejandro85
In addition to what Samuria said previously, if...

In addition to what Samuria said previously, if it's an external USB drive it could be a loose connection that's causing an intermitent failure, if that happens to be the drive with an error.

If...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Alejandro85
That's a real showstopper, because WhatsApp is...

That's a real showstopper, because WhatsApp is phone-centric and won't work without a phone. In fact, the vast majority of the functions in a current phone require some sort of internet access....
Forum: Microsoft Office 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 693
Posted By Alejandro85
Office 2016 works "flawlessly" in Windows 7 (as...

Office 2016 works "flawlessly" in Windows 7 (as far as you can expect from such a broken program).
At least the 365 subscription version, you login to the MS website with your account and download...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Alejandro85
WhatsApp always runs on cellphones, there is no...

WhatsApp always runs on cellphones, there is no way around that, as it's only an Android/iOS program. Computer clients also exists, but are only frontends to reach your phone actually, and all of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 1,042
Posted By Alejandro85
But that's only a lie from the web page. The mail...

But that's only a lie from the web page. The mail is really never sent while it's counting, and when it expires, then it proceeds to deliver the mail. There is no way to "recall" an email.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 1,042
Posted By Alejandro85
There is no such thing as "recall" an email, once...

There is no such thing as "recall" an email, once you've sent it, it'll be delivered into the recipent's mailbox without any chances for the sender to stop it. Much less to delete it from someone...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By Alejandro85
You'll get more radiation by eating a banana...

You'll get more radiation by eating a banana (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banana_equivalent_dose) than being near a WiFi antenna.
Much less than some government invented it to poison people....
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 769
Posted By Alejandro85
The website is not showing any warning, it's the...

The website is not showing any warning, it's the browser that shows it, it's a crucial difference.

The warning is legitimate, many executable files actually carry malware, and the popup is there...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 1,348
Posted By Alejandro85
Nothing to worry about, at all. What you're...

Nothing to worry about, at all.

What you're seeing are normal, malicious popups intended to trick you into thinking your computer is infected and only that program will save you, while in fact...
Forum: System Security 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1,322
Posted By Alejandro85
Quite the opposite, not 100%, but far from it....

Quite the opposite, not 100%, but far from it. Reality dictates that antiviruses struggle to keep up with the new viruses that come out daily. Just google "antivirus false positive" and you'll see...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 1,286
Posted By Alejandro85
Logs are just activity records of some past...

Logs are just activity records of some past event. If you're not interested in analyzing them, they have no value at all and you can delete them safely. Many processes leave logs behind to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 916
Posted By Alejandro85
The HTML standard and web browsers in particular...

The HTML standard and web browsers in particular are specifically designed to avoid what you want. If any website could open a program on your computer, it would be security chaos!

If all you want...
Forum: Backup and Restore 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By Alejandro85
That's an incredibly unreliable tool to begin...

That's an incredibly unreliable tool to begin with, being too tied to system restore, which is in itself unreliable. If you have something important to keep many versions of, use a real...
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,199
Posted By Alejandro85
There is no standard at all, each and every...

There is no standard at all, each and every program has its own convention and parameters. If a specific program fails to do what you want, look at its command line documentation for the correct set...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 601
Posted By Alejandro85
Yes, CEIP is in no way a dependency for anything...

Yes, CEIP is in no way a dependency for anything else in Windows. The relationship is actually, the other way around.

Tas Scheduler is a native Windows function meant to run programs automatically...
Forum: System Security 13 Dec 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 1,103
Posted By Alejandro85
Though the advanced Windows Firewall you can...

Though the advanced Windows Firewall you can reset it to the defaults. But note that in that case, the default rule set is to allow almost everything.
Have you set up a rule that's not being...
Forum: System Security 13 Dec 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 1,322
Posted By Alejandro85
There is no such thing as a "networking AV",...

There is no such thing as a "networking AV", antiviruses always work hooking into the local system ,and they can't have a presence into other computers without installing something there. Corporative...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Dec 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By Alejandro85
What does it means "reset Windows account to...

What does it means "reset Windows account to 1000"? What are you trying to achieve?
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