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  1. Do a search and you will find Walmart and others...

    Do a search and you will find Walmart and others have laptop stands for only a few dollars. I bought a couple of stands for my grandchildren and they say the Laptop is much cooler now.
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    Thanks but I am not looking for a backup program....

    Thanks but I am not looking for a backup program. I use free Aomei and Macrium to make images and save them on an external drive. They have never failed me.
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    Thanks, since I don't use all of them at any one...

    Thanks, since I don't use all of them at any one time I think I will just copy the folder to my main drive and update that way. Copy it back then.
    I have things such as 6 virus programs to run....
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    Flash or external drives

    I have searched everywhere but cannot find an answer to my question. Maybe you guys can help. I am hoping to find software to update programs on my flash drive. I keep a tool folder with tons of...
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    Careful posting all your Hosts info...

    I went through mine one day when absolutely bored.
    There may be some sites you or another using your computer may have visited and are listed.
    I didn't ask any of my seven kids if they had been...
  6. For many years I refused to pay for cloning or...

    For many years I refused to pay for cloning or imaging software. Now there are quite a few that can do that at no cost. I use free Macrium Reflect. I bought a cheap backup external drive for $29...
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    Deleting stubborn folders....

    Like others on here will tell you...I use Unlocker and http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/add-take-ownership-to-explorer-right-click-menu-in-vista/
    Both free to use. After reinstalling my...
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    Poll: I shut down every night. Only because I have an...

    I shut down every night. Only because I have an old desktop and it hums loud during quiet time. As in sleeping. Doesn't ever overheat. Fan works fine. Blow out the inside occasionally to relieve the...
  9. Microsoft today said it will make Windows free of...

    Microsoft today said it will make Windows free of charge for phones and tablets with screens smaller than 9 inches, a move designed to help boost the company's market share.
    Microsoft has been...
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    I think I have tried them all. Most have...

    I think I have tried them all. Most have something missing to makes it a keeper. Too slow in loading pages? A change of browser can result in better performance, faster page loading and videos that...
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    You can copy and paste this into a Google search...

    You can copy and paste this into a Google search and find the articles.
    Thousands falling for Microsoft tech support phone scam - KSHB-TV
    Microsoft tech support phone scam hits DC area - DC News...
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    Thanks Lounger but I have never used Google Earth...

    Thanks Lounger but I have never used Google Earth or downloaded it.
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    Google Chrome will not install.....

    I have tried many, many times to install Google Chrome without any luck. I used the standalone many, many times. Failed. I made sure there were no leftover files in the registry or on my PC of...
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    I did the same thing on a download. I unchecked...

    I did the same thing on a download. I unchecked all the add-ons offers. Or declined them. BAM!
    I used free Malwarebytes Anti-Malware , AdwCleaner, and Combofix. Rebooted. Conduit and Visual Bee...
  15. I am old, on limited income, and cheap. Not all...

    I am old, on limited income, and cheap. Not all in that order. I have an older Dell Computer. 160gb hard drive. I know.... small these days. But 133gb free of 160gb.
    Hand full of pictures and not...
  16. [SOLVED] System Restore.....

    I have had a few system restore failures over the years. Re-installed way too many times. Refused to also pay for any imaging backup software. But now there a few good ones available for free. I use...
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    PayPal..

    I have always been aware of look alike (phishing) emails no matter where they come from. I always type in the link instead of clicking on one. A couple of years ago my PayPal account was comprised. I...
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    Modifying laptop casing.

    Crucial has added their "guaranteed to fit policy" since the last time I bought from them. I ordered a larger hard drive for my mini laptop. Checked the website. Called and talked to a rep who...
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    CD-ROM not accessible

    When I insert a blank cd or dvd disk I get a D:is not accessible. Incorrect function when I click on the drive.I have tried everything to correct it. From uninstall cd-rom drive to registry hacks. I...
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    I am not a techie. lol My daughters hard drive...

    I am not a techie. lol
    My daughters hard drive had showed signs of slowly dying on her. I couldn't get it to run long enough to tansfer files. It kept shutting down after only a few minutes of...
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    Trojan causing havoc with XP

    Try Combofix. It has bailed me out many times with the nasties.
    Download the latest official version of ComboFix (2.8mb) save to your desktop
    http://www.combofix.org/
    Also www.technibble.com/ has...
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