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Forum: Software 17 Hours Ago
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Posted By Sky Ranch
You can delete the .ini along with the .exe file....

You can delete the .ini along with the .exe file. If you run the registry cleaner, there will be a couple of obsolete firewall rules once you deleted the CCUpdate which also can be removed as well.
Forum: Software 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1,083
Views: 329,118
Posted By Sky Ranch
CCleaner 5.47 has been pulled according to...

CCleaner 5.47 has been pulled according to Piriforms website due to a bug regarding usage data.


As the saying goes, fool me once shame on you, fool me twice, thrice or more then shame on me....
Forum: Software 3 Days Ago
Replies: 1,083
Views: 329,118
Posted By Sky Ranch
There is an auto-update executable (CCupdate.exe)...

There is an auto-update executable (CCupdate.exe) in your CCleaner folder that allows Piriform to update to the latest version without permission from users. If you delete the executable, it...
Forum: News 07 Jun 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 605
Posted By Sky Ranch
Adobe acted quickly to coordinate with ICEBRG,...

Adobe acted quickly to coordinate with ICEBRG, reproduce the vulnerability, and distribute a patch for its software (https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-19.html) on June 7,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Apr 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 964
Posted By Sky Ranch
Also, have you tried a different USB port for the...

Also, have you tried a different USB port for the receiver plug-in?
Forum: News 30 Mar 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 8,076
Posted By Sky Ranch
Rollups. This machine is the last one that has...

Rollups. This machine is the last one that has W7 64-bit installed.
Forum: News 30 Mar 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 8,076
Posted By Sky Ranch
Yeah, received and installed this morning. No...

Yeah, received and installed this morning. No issues to report....yet.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Mar 2018
Replies: 74
Views: 4,937
Posted By Sky Ranch
I would leave it open since you still have an...

I would leave it open since you still have an issue. If next month's patch doesn't fix it then you can revisit the thread you started. Pretty sure anyone that post on this thread gets email alerts...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Mar 2018
Replies: 74
Views: 4,937
Posted By Sky Ranch
While you're waiting for next months patch, and...

While you're waiting for next months patch, and perhaps feeling a bit adventurous,read the following link:
http://www.thewindowsclub.com/software-distribution-folder-in-windows

Flushing the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Mar 2018
Replies: 74
Views: 4,937
Posted By Sky Ranch
Okay, by the way, the CPU usage light is more...

Okay, by the way, the CPU usage light is more than likely your hard drive.

Something else to check is the reporting events document in the SoftwareDistribution folder.

Also, can you check...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Mar 2018
Replies: 74
Views: 4,937
Posted By Sky Ranch
Try deleting the contents of your Download folder...

Try deleting the contents of your Download folder then run Windows Update again.
C:/Windows>SoftwareDistribution>Download
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Feb 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,768
Posted By Sky Ranch
Also, check the following thread to see if it...

Also, check the following thread to see if it applies to your situation. Subject is in regards to an expired authcab file preventing Windows updates.

Windows Update is broken for some Windows 7...
Forum: News 20 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 8,484
Posted By Sky Ranch
The new d3dcompiler_47.dll is needed for .NET 4.7...

The new d3dcompiler_47.dll is needed for .NET 4.7 installation. If you already are running 4.7 and have installed previously .NET security monthly rollups, odds are you already received the latest ...
Forum: News 05 Dec 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 11,387
Posted By Sky Ranch
I had the same scenario as the above poster on...

I had the same scenario as the above poster on multiple machines and all I did was rollback the date and went back into control panel and manually update.
Forum: News 05 Dec 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 11,387
Posted By Sky Ranch
No clue as to why some users are not affected. ...

No clue as to why some users are not affected.

You can look in the Software Distribution directory and look at when the last time the authcab file was updated and open the authentication XML...
Forum: News 05 Dec 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 11,387
Posted By Sky Ranch
Rollback the date prior to Sunday and manually...

Rollback the date prior to Sunday and manually run the update then change it back to the present date. That should update the expiration date in the authcab file.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 04 Dec 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 5,939
Posted By Sky Ranch
I think something is amiss with the Windows...

I think something is amiss with the Windows Update Client. I would hold off doing anything until more information surfaces as this seems widespread.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 659
Posted By Sky Ranch
You can also try the repair function in WLM and...

You can also try the repair function in WLM and see if that helps

[Control Panel>Programs>Programs and Features]
Right click WLM and select uninstall/change then choose repair.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Nov 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2,747
Posted By Sky Ranch
You should update your IE 11 to 11.0.9600.18816...

You should update your IE 11 to 11.0.9600.18816 by installing KB4040685. This is a security update that fixes vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer 11 that addresses remote code execution.

I...
Forum: Software 06 Oct 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,175
Posted By Sky Ranch
In newer versions of Chrome, Flash Player is...

In newer versions of Chrome, Flash Player is disabled by default. You need to get into Chrome settings (advanced>content settings>Flash Player) to enable it, or your could keep it disabled across...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Aug 2017
Replies: 131
Views: 65,025
Posted By Sky Ranch
New Chrome 60.0.3112.90 release.

New Chrome 60.0.3112.90 release.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jul 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,659
Posted By Sky Ranch
That ticking sounds like the relay. Could be...

That ticking sounds like the relay. Could be caused by a faulty external power supply (unstable voltage output) or the relay itself. If it is the PS on the MB then it's probably more trouble than...
Forum: News 26 Jul 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 3,489
Posted By Sky Ranch
Kaspersky offering free AV can't be a good sign...

Kaspersky offering free AV can't be a good sign for a software company that is at the top of their industry. Sounds like decreased profits are forcing them to take drastic measures in order to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 Jul 2017
Replies: 131
Views: 65,025
Posted By Sky Ranch
New Chrome 60.0.3112.78 released.

New Chrome 60.0.3112.78 released.
Forum: News 19 Jul 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 4,420
Posted By Sky Ranch
Is it me or was "Complete Cleaning" offered for...

Is it me or was "Complete Cleaning" offered for free?
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