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    I use Everything all the time and in addition to...

    I use Everything all the time and in addition to others you mentioned I also use UltraSearch sometimes
  2. I use a small program called "sizer" to easily...

    I use a small program called "sizer" to easily resize windows to my liking and also FreeSnap to jump and center windows between two different monitors; they work just fine together
  3. I use Airdroid and just did it's update...

    I use Airdroid and just did it's update today...now it does not work with IE10 nor Chrome but does work with FireFox.

    Maybe we need an explanation/article on why so many web pages break with IE10...
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    I agree, easy to use Bluestacks. Only downside I...

    I agree, easy to use Bluestacks. Only downside I found is the s/w loads new apps on its own (usually games) to tempt a trial use...just delete them. Also any anti-virus tries to check the C:/ drive...
  5. I have been using 'Second Copy' data files backup...

    I have been using 'Second Copy' data files backup program for years....works perfectly, lots of control, and easy to do.
    I have a second hard drive and Second Copy copies data from C: to backup...
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    Finally found a method to fix/delete virus. Ran...

    Finally found a method to fix/delete virus.
    Ran a full scan using Microsoft Safety Scanner....found it and deleted; restart. Now Google works OK.
    In mean time I also been using "Start Page" which...
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    Recently I have switched to using this as my home...

    Recently I have switched to using this as my home page:
    https://startpage.com/

    Anyone know if it really helps? Safer?
    Works slower? I can't seem to find a setting to make it start searching as...
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    Searched C:\windows complete folder for google ...

    Searched C:\windows complete folder for google (using search everything tool) and only found google earth stuff, nothing in hosts anywhere.
    LAN settings "use proxy" was (and still is) unchecked.
    ...
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    Thanks for trying. Followed the info from...

    Thanks for trying. Followed the info from Lynx41, most I had tried before except to flush.bat and was hoping....but I still have the same annoying google.com result. Still hoping for a "cure" that...
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    Similar to other's above: when faced with similar...

    Similar to other's above: when faced with similar situation....I simply removed the drive (it can be replaced by a tech easily if need be; with a used or new cheap drive and probably larger capacity...
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    Google.com IE9x32 redirecting

    Read this info on WS: https://windowssecrets.com/windows-secrets/google-search-results-lead-to-browser-hijackers/
    But it did not help. The problem is old but I just got it a couple weeks ago.
    ...
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    From a Coreldraw forum: "The security update...

    From a Coreldraw forum:
    "The security update that seemed to make certain fonts invisible had the association KB2753842, and that was the update the screened TrueType and OpenType fonts for possible...
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    While Tech Tracker used to be good, it now is...

    While Tech Tracker used to be good, it now is often wrong and worse when you download from there it tries very hard to auto install toolbars etc. UNLESS you are very diligent to avoid them.
    I use...
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    Desktop PC SSD install and setup

    I recently had similar questions for my desktop PC and wrote to MaxPC mag. "Doctor".
    They replied with similar but slightly different answers.
    See Maximum PC magazine Aug. 2012 p. 20. to see their...
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    I've found a free add-on to win explorer called...

    I've found a free add-on to win explorer called qt tab bar qttabbar-v1.5.0.0b2.msi
    adds tabbed windows, lots of features
    its a beta but very stable; an occasional glitch, no crashes
    I use it...
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    Split to a new thread. -Jefferson I am using...

    Split to a new thread. -Jefferson

    I am using Win7 home prem.

    I tried to do a system and data HDD "image" save as backup using the windows tool.....specifically I tried to burn to a BD-R (not...
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    I have and use CCleaner to clean my...

    I have and use CCleaner to clean my registry.....BUT I am very wary/cautious to avoid problems....

    So, my question: can you answer it please (and I'll bet many other will want the answer too):
    ...
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    I use and recommend "process quick link 2" from...

    I use and recommend "process quick link 2" from uniblue systems

    free app that places a link for every process running....click and it goes to www to explain etc.

    I run it when I need it, not...
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    I ALWAYS appreciate your candid information AND...

    I ALWAYS appreciate your candid information AND advice as to install, wait, or do not install at this time, or wait for more info...

    and I follow your advice

    Thanks, keep it coming our way
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    I've been using "Riot" image resizer and it works...

    I've been using "Riot" image resizer and it works great.

    Free and no nags

    get it here:
    http://luci.criosweb.ro/riot/

    Doug.S
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