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    Why not WPS?

    Why even pay upgrade prices or the like if there is a free suite around?
    Ever tried WPS?
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    MSE not compatible

    To all who followed this thread: I am surprised, amazed and grateful for everybody's interest and most enlightening comments.
    And: Boy, was I wrong. There really is change in Microsoft, WOW!

    I...
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    Names please!

    Names, PLEASE names!
    What programs, what versions?
    PLEASE Pete, please.

    It is always better to be warned that the dark waters may be shallow before jumping in head over!
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    I second this recommendation.

    I second this recommendation.
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    jwoods, you don't know what I mean with "home...

    jwoods, you don't know what I mean with "home user" and what they mean with "computer illiterate". Trust me, they are correct.


    I totlly agree but, see above...
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    The vast majority has computers that just "hum...

    The vast majority has computers that just "hum along". If they did something careless and get sufficiently annoyed they call me and I am there, remotely or in person. That is my job.
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    Free as in NO MONEY? REALLY?

    Drew,
    This is a very interesting view, thanks for the comment.

    There is a lot of talk out there about MS switching to a subscription model. One example is here and another one here.

    From my...
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    That is exactly what I can not do on 8,000 to...

    That is exactly what I can not do on 8,000 to 10,000 computers in private households distributed over ca. 2,500 square miles.
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    @JoeP517: That's exactly the background for my...

    @JoeP517:
    That's exactly the background for my question.

    My customers mostly are, in their own words, computer illiterate. They simply can't give me a sort of complete list of what they are...
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    Will there be compatibility issues?

    I remember MS saying that everything running under Win 7 would run under Win8 - and it it did, for me at least.

    Since Microsoft will offer "free (for one year)" seemingly in-place updates from Win...
  11. Disable Add-ons one by one

    @Poltor:
    Firefox 37.x.x Tools, Add-ons gets you to the Add-on manager. I can Disable EVERY single add-on by itself and all except for "WordWeb one-click lookup" have a Remove button.

    @All:
    I...
  12. Binkiland? OH MY!

    @georgelee:
    Oh my, your computer has a bad malware flu. Did nobody ever mention to you that before any major updates, transfers, upgrades and/or new OS versions you need to make certain that your...
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    @CEScott: If your computer is free of malware...

    @CEScott:
    If your computer is free of malware NOTHING will "happen". It will just keep working.
    Gleaned from the experiences with my thousands of in their own words mostly "computer illiterate"...
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    Well kids, grandpa has seen so much junk...

    Well kids,
    grandpa has seen so much junk together with IObit *anything* that IObit is on his REMOVE list.

    He likens IObit to a BAR for malware seeding.

    Wonder what BAR is? Think M1918!
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    @georgelee: Besides all the incredible...

    @georgelee:

    Besides all the incredible fiddling around Thunderbird backup why don't you get your wife's computer finally cleaned up? That is REMOVE the malware that makes it unusable and repair...
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    donrc, I agree almost totally with you. Only...

    donrc,

    I agree almost totally with you. Only installing software is the worst example for command line bashing. Take a look at Linux Lite; you can install over 13,000 pieces of software from the...
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    You are soooo correct! Everybody wants to make a...

    You are soooo correct!
    Everybody wants to make a buck and show me the CEO that refuses to pad the bottom line with 10s or 100s of thousands of dollars if his organisation has next to nothing to do...
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    A did (some of) the testing...

    I just got to chime in, sorry.

    First I deliberately ignore Heyitstrick's diatribe (#4), it IMHO is condemning itself.

    Suggestion to WindowSecrets: Create an area for discussion of "other"...
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    Are your folder options set to show hidden files...

    Are your folder options set to show hidden files and NOT To hide protected system files?
    That's often the reason things don't show in DIR listings.
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    Wow!

    Thank you Clint! I never dared to voice this opinion and feel better now after reading your post.

    I do well remember times when the storage space required for backups was so expensive that...
  21. Bravo!

    I can't agree more and second that motion!

    IMHO it is way better to keep the burglar out of the warehouse rather than to fight him inside.
  22. oh my, oh my

    OP, maybe you want to read this.
    Only my $0.02 though.
  23. They are NOT The same. Windows Defender in Win7...

    They are NOT The same. Windows Defender in Win7 and Vista was MS's first attempt at spyware blocking. MSE is a classic anti virus program; if you install/activate MSE it turns off Defender...
  24. Sorry, the email I got from WindowsSecrets DID...

    Sorry, the email I got from WindowsSecrets DID CONTAIN A LINK.
    I do not keep these forum notifications so I can't produce proof.
  25. Warning To All

    Above post #37 does not contain any link.

    The email that announced it DOES contain a link.

    The link leads to an Iobit page advertising their products.

    !. How did they do this? (No link,...
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