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  1. Simply Turn OFF Google's Location Tracking. It...

    Simply Turn OFF Google's Location Tracking. It takes one second. [ ] Enable Location Sharing

    The OP Woody discussed Google Location a lot in the article but didn't bother to mention how...
  2. This article is nothing more than a rewrite of...

    This article is nothing more than a rewrite of what the naysayers have been spewing for a long time, just to get reader's eyeballs. WS disappoints again.

    The fact is that MS is still dominants...
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    Tools like EMET appear to be possible bloat ware,...

    Tools like EMET appear to be possible bloat ware, possibly severely degrading your computer experience more than helping. The Pros and Cons of these tools must be considered, tested, and reported...
  4. I purchased my current PC is just a couple months...

    I purchased my current PC is just a couple months ago, a loaded Dell Desktop 9020, Win 7 64-bit factory installed. Video drivers isn't the issue, otherwise I would have seen similar refresh issues...
  5. Everyday I use Snag-it , www.Snagit.com $39

    Everyday I use Snag-it , www.Snagit.com $39
  6. Outlook 2013 Inbox folder shows duplicates, missed a refresh somewhere?

    When I delete an email message from my Outlook 2013 inbox folder, Outlook frequently displays duplicates of other remaining messages in my inbox. It's not really a duplicated message in the inbox,...
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    bobprimak - A self-executing ZIP file is a EXE...

    bobprimak - A self-executing ZIP file is a EXE file. As an attachment in Email it's a EXE file. Apparent you havent read up on this!
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    How does the simple act of opening a ZIP file (i.e. the attachment) launch a Virus ??

    The top of the article Susan's wrote that the #1 way to get this virus is:


    1) Via an email attachment. For example, you receive an email from a shipping company you do business with. Attached to...
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    Boo to Wise Disk Cleaner. It installs...

    Boo to Wise Disk Cleaner. It installs TrialWare.
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    Its not just MS, but all of the cloud service...

    Its not just MS, but all of the cloud service vendors, including Amazon AWS. If you "depend" on the cloud you're going get burned.

    The facts don't lie, the "Cloud" is still a work in progress,...
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    This is just another scare-you-to-buy article. ...

    This is just another scare-you-to-buy article. Grade: Poor
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    Event Log 1530 errors?

    For your Remote Desktop clients on RDS Windows Server 2008 R2 , are you also getting Event Log 1530 errors? This is related to the user's User Profile not properly being released/updated during...
  13. TightVNC. Works good, been using it for years,...

    TightVNC. Works good, been using it for years, the developers still refresh it frequently. The other guy Rob mentioned an outstanding freature in UltraVNC as being file transfer... well TightVNC...
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    We switched years ago to this 3rd party Treeview...

    We switched years ago to this 3rd party Treeview control
    http://www.bennet-tec.com/btProducts/TList/TList.htm
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    WS Administrator account deserves a strong password

    No kudos to the WS folks from me on this. WS must have had a WEAK Administrator password.


    Every Administrator account deserves a strong password. Example: StrongPassword!Impossible2Crack*123....
  16. 99% of your readers

    Are the readers of WS really such naive folks and suckers for such obvious 419 scam. Of course not, I'm sure 99.9% of your readers are much smarter then that. Therefore this issue of WS is...
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    Firefox will be fine. The MONEY from Google to...

    Firefox will be fine. The MONEY from Google to Mozilla is all about the licensing dollars for the default search engine in Firefox. Micro$oft will be happy to step in and have Bing be the new...
  18. Today's Newsletter email INVALID chars in the subject line.

    FYI. I had to retrieve today's newsletter out of Postini's SPAM catcher due to INVALID chars in the subject line. What's that character between mode & step?

    Subject: Using Windows 7's XP Mode...
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    TightVNC

    I've been using TightVNC for years. www.TightVNC.com Works perfectly fine. Supports file transfers too. Also works from an iPad on the road remotely using PowerCloud VNC or similiar. Cost is...
  20. How many ads in the emailed newsletter is too many?

    This week's newsletter had to contain a record number of ads. Too many imho. Maybe a premium paid subscription tier with less ads would be an idea to consider.
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    Terminal Server Printer drivers for Windows Server 2008 R2

    Printer drivers for Windows Server 2008 R2 in a Terminal Server environment? Hopefully this is easier then it is/was in Windows 2003 server TS. Managing our remote client's printers thru our 2003 TS...
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    Question: After "Removing Attachment", is the SPACE really recovered?

    Look at the SIZE column for the message in Outlook before and after you remove the Attachment, it doesn't change,...
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    Buy one of the drives with BUILT-IN security,...

    Buy one of the drives with BUILT-IN security, portable hard drive provides government-grade protection against unauthorized access. The add-on later software solutions discissed above, I don't...
  24. New PC setup without reinstalling everything? ...

    New PC setup without reinstalling everything?

    I'm a MS VS developer, my current PC has lots of good programming tools and add-ons installed, and lots of other software, that I use everyday without...
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    Poll: On my PC I login as Administrator every time. ...

    On my PC I login as Administrator every time.

    Bottom line is common sense usage of the PC.
    - Don't open emailed attachments from senders you're not expecting.
    - Don't click on Links...
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