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    Depends on his definition of install. Does...

    Depends on his definition of install. Does ransomware actually get installed before it runs to encrypt files?



    Yes, CryptoPrevent can certainly block programs other than ransomware, but what it...
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    KB2995388, Windows 8.1 rollup, was covered in...

    KB2995388, Windows 8.1 rollup, was covered in Patch Watch on October 30 (the one that mysteriously never made it to a newsletter! :confused:):

    Update causes problems with VMware workstations
    KB...
  3. ... and to switch the New Tab page on, use...

    ... and to switch the New Tab page on, use Internet Options (via IE settings cog or Control Panel), General, Tabs, When a new tab is opened, open: The new tab page.

    Bruce
  4. Preventing malware is the primary purpose of UEFI...

    Preventing malware is the primary purpose of UEFI Secure Boot:

    the use of UEFI Secure Boot ... limits the opportunity for malware developers to attack a system before anti-malware software can be...
  5. Thread: Annoying Adobe

    by BruceR
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    For recent versions, in Adobe Reader just go to...

    For recent versions, in Adobe Reader just go to Edit, Preferences, Updater (at the very bottom of the list) and choose:

    Do not download or install updates automatically (v. 11.x.x) or Manually...
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    What make/model of memory stick? Have you...

    What make/model of memory stick?

    Have you scanned it with antivirus?

    Bruce
  7. No: Win 7 Briefcase...

    No: Win 7 Briefcase



    Easily corrupted: Briefcase Limitations


    Bruce
  8. Outlook.com can do the same: Microsoft...

    Outlook.com can do the same:

    Microsoft formally supports a Gmail-like archive feature in Outlook.com
    Outlook.com Tip: Archive Your Email, Take 2

    Bruce
  9. Thread: Linux question

    by BruceR
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    I only said that Linux is not more secure by...

    I only said that Linux is not more secure by design. I.E. It's not fundamentally more secure than Windows (although we always used to be told that it was, by you and others).

    Bruce
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    What software are we talking about here? Bruce

    What software are we talking about here?

    Bruce
  11. [SOLVED] EAF+: If you are using Internet Explorer 11,...

    EAF+:

    If you are using Internet Explorer 11, either on Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, and have deployed EMET 5.0, it is particularly important to install EMET 5.1 as compatibility issues were...
  12. Thread: Annoying Adobe

    by BruceR
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    Adobe has 65 products...

    Adobe has 65 products. Which one?

    If Flash Player, see Control Panel. But I recommend setting that to Allow instead of Notify, not Never (because you do want updates if you want to avoid hackers...
  13. If you are using Internet Explorer 11, either on...

    If you are using Internet Explorer 11, either on Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, and have deployed EMET 5.0, it is particularly important to install EMET 5.1 as compatibility issues were discovered with...
  14. Quicken help uses iSEEK Answerworks, and if that...

    Quicken help uses iSEEK Answerworks, and if that program is uninstalled the help gets broken: Answerworks

    But I don't know how that helps in this situation!

    Bruce
  15. Thread: Linux question

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    KeePassX is a port of KeePass which is also Open...

    KeePassX is a port of KeePass which is also Open Source (and their databases are compatible):

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KeePass

    Bruce
  16. Yes, but I didn't tell you that your way doesn't...

    Yes, but I didn't tell you that your way doesn't work, without any practical experience of it. :rolleyes:
  17. No; which version of Chrome?

    No; which version of Chrome?
  18. Which version?

    Which version?
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    This works well for me: Windows Defender...

    This works well for me:

    Windows Defender Status Manager makes security easier

    Once installed, you will find a Defender icon in your system tray. [... which shows enabled/disabled status etc.]...
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    What? :confused: Well, at least one. ;) ...

    What? :confused:



    Well, at least one. ;)



    Yep, a virus will often give four hours notice of impending doom. :rolleyes:
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    Install everything, including 8.1 (why wait?).

    Install everything, including 8.1 (why wait?).
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    I doubt if Classic Shell would conflict with...

    I doubt if Classic Shell would conflict with OneDrive, but ...

    OneDrive Integration in Windows 8.1 - Enable or Disable

    Bruce
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    Don't you mean 2003?

    Don't you mean 2003?
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    I see what you mean. I wasn't even aware there...

    I see what you mean. I wasn't even aware there had been a Patch Watch on 10/30. I get the same error on the feedback link.

    Patch Watch is a mess. The "master" chart hasn't been updated for four...
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    The link from the latest Patch Watch to this...

    The link from the latest Patch Watch to this thread for feedback works fine. :confused:
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