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Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 2,728
Posted By spc3rd
Much obliged for that follow-up info,...

Much obliged for that follow-up info, Brink!:thumbsup:
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 2,728
Posted By spc3rd
Same question here too. The KB4462923 update...

Same question here too. The KB4462923 update also just appeared in my Windows Update as well. :ditto:
Forum: News 11 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By spc3rd
That would be a delightful sight to see! Glad I...

That would be a delightful sight to see! Glad I never created a FB account.
Forum: Software 22 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,761
Posted By spc3rd
Thanks very much for the follow-up info, Sky...

Thanks very much for the follow-up info, Sky Ranch.:-)


I'd forgotten about disabling the CCleaner update in Task Scheduler (TS). I've once again uninstalled CCleaner and re-installed v5.36,...
Forum: News 21 Sep 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 750
Posted By spc3rd
Much obliged for the info, Jeannie. I just...

Much obliged for the info, Jeannie.

I just re-tried logging-in to my Newegg account, and this time had no problem as there was no "Captcha" shown like before. Guess there was some sort of...
Forum: News 21 Sep 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 750
Posted By spc3rd
FWIW, I've made several attempts to sign-in to my...

FWIW, I've made several attempts to sign-in to my account on the Newegg site, but their "Captcha" does not seem to be working properly. After clicking the box beside, "I am not a robot"...the small...
Forum: Software 20 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,761
Posted By spc3rd
Greetings again everyone, Just a follow-up...

Greetings again everyone,

Just a follow-up note to an earlier post I made here in which I stated I'd deleted the file(s) Sky Ranch mentioned, then re-installed an earlier version of CCleaner...
Forum: Software 19 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,761
Posted By spc3rd
Thanks very much for that info, Sky Ranch! ...

Thanks very much for that info, Sky Ranch!

Cheers!
Forum: Software 19 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,761
Posted By spc3rd
Good afternoon everyone, I have one...

Good afternoon everyone,

I have one question: In the CCleaner folder, there is also: CCUpdate.ini. Does this file also need to be deleted?

I re-installed CCleaner v5.38 after deleting the...
Forum: News 06 Aug 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 7,365
Posted By spc3rd
+1. Couldn't have said it better, myself!

+1. Couldn't have said it better, myself!
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Jul 2018
Replies: 167
Views: 95,804
Posted By spc3rd
What's your Internet Speed

FWIW, my results are:

Download: 66.63 Mbps
Upload: 11.25
Latency: 23 ms

(Results from the speedof(dot)me website; ISP - Cox Communications)
Forum: News 27 Jun 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1,886
Posted By spc3rd
I concur with what TZ has said. To...

I concur with what TZ has said.

To paraphrase a time-honored adage......"Some people (including groups, governments, businesses, etc) talk a lot, yet say little, while others talk little, but...
Forum: Software 21 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By spc3rd
Greetings again, gini and hello Callender! ...

Greetings again, gini and hello Callender!

(For gini): I only learned about the end of support/updates for Secunia v2 when I started getting popups from the program at intermittent times during...
Forum: Software 21 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By spc3rd
Secunia PSI v2: Support ends 3/31/17. Suggestions for a replacement?

Hi Jeannie and David,

Thank you both for your respective replies and the additional info! :thumbsup:
I'll take a look at the other programs you mentioned, to gain a little more 'enlightenment'...
Forum: Software 21 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By spc3rd
Secunia PSI v2: Support ends 3/31/17. Suggestions for a replacement?

Much obliged for that info, gini! :)

For some reason, I had a hard time getting the Secunia PSI v2 program to uninstall (via Control Panel > Programs and Features). The UN-installation process...
Forum: Software 21 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By spc3rd
Secunia PSI v2: Support ends 3/31/17. Suggestions for a replacement?

Good morning everyone,

With support/updates ending for Secunia PSI v2 ending on March 31st, I am seeking recommendations for a decent, similar program to replace it.

Secunia PSI v3 has...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 5,921
Posted By spc3rd
Thanks very much for the additional info & link,...

Thanks very much for the additional info & link, LMiller7!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 5,921
Posted By spc3rd
Much obliged for your follow-up info, TZ! ...

Much obliged for your follow-up info, TZ!

FWIW, I also uploaded the firefox.exe file to VirusTotal...just to make sure it was legit - which it was.
Since it doesn't appear the two identical...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 5,921
Posted By spc3rd
Task Manager (Processes) shows 2 "Firefox.exe*32" while online. Why

Thank you to everyone who has replied to my inquiry!

Per townsbg's instructions, I checked the file location for both the firefox.exe*32 entries, and as you can see in the attached screenshot,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 5,921
Posted By spc3rd
Task Manager (Processes) shows 2 "Firefox.exe*32" while online. Why?

Good evening everyone,

I've noticed an oddity in Windows Task Manager when I view the list shown under the "Processes" tab, as described below. I'm not sure what it means, and whether or not...
Forum: News 11 Feb 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 7,068
Posted By spc3rd
Microsoft's 'deviousness' is downright appalling....

Microsoft's 'deviousness' is downright appalling. :axe: Glad I still have the GWX Control Panel Monitor program installed on this computer!
Forum: Software 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,900
Posted By spc3rd
Hi again, My thanks to TZ, Callender,...

Hi again,

My thanks to TZ, Callender, and DavidE for your respective replies
to my inquiry! :)

Given what Callender said about the GWX Control Panel......I'll not bother doing anything...
Forum: Software 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,900
Posted By spc3rd
Hi TZ, One program is the Pangolin...

Hi TZ,

One program is the Pangolin Screen Brightness. Another is the GWX Control Panel (from Ultimate Outsider) - which helps keep MS from installing Win 10.

Thanks for getting back with...
Forum: Software 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,900
Posted By spc3rd
How to add/enable a program to start at Windows Logon

Good afternoon everyone,

I'm having a problem with remembering how to add/enable a program that will start at Windows Logon. I don't seem to be having much luck with various searches. ...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 Jan 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1,039
Posted By spc3rd
Text-to-speech function not working. Need help to resolve issue.

Good morning everyone,

*[UPDATE]: Problem described below the dashed line has now been resolved today, 1/23/2017, and quite by accident. When I tested the Text-to-speech function again (with the...
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