Archive for October, 2010
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Criminal hackers create approximately 8,000 malicious websites everyday, which translates to over 3 million fraudulent websites annually. These websites look like sites we often visit, such as your bank, online shopping sites and eBay. You could be directed to one of these sites in a number of ways.
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Windows XP is old now. It has been out for years. Since then Windows Vista and now Windows 7 are out. Windows XP is a much simpler OS (operating system) hence it runs faster. Vista is very slow. Windows 7 is much better at speed. But [...]
Even after removing a virus from you computer, you may have major problems. There are 70,000 plus viruses that each do something different. They delete part of your operating system or change the file names or folders. Even if you have removed the virus, the damage remains. It [...]
If you have seen the blue screen of death you might have a bad hard drive. The blue screen of death occurs out of the blue and jumps out of whatever you are doing and gives you a blue screen with white lettering. It usually says something about a Physical Dump and gives [...]
From time to time I will setup and new windows 7 computer and then have too tell the owner that the printer has no driver that works with Windows 7. This can be a shocker. You can look at the operating systems that your old printer supports by going to [...]
How did I get a virsus. I have an antivirus program. This video describes the most common ways people get viruses. They include attachments, pop up windows you click on, and music share programs like limewire.
If your PC is slow, really slow, it is probably a virus or bad hard drive. This video can tell you how to tell the difference. Bad hard drives must be replaced. Viruses can be eliminated with antivirus or a more sure way is backup and reformat the drive.
I have recently run into problems with HP notebook motherboards. The HP DV 9000 and 6000 have had motherboard problems. I noted on google the many unhappy owners that have lost a motherboard. It is expensive to loose a motherboard and shouldn’t happen. If it happens it should be after [...]
Have you ever been confused by the ends on your monitor. This video shows both kinds and helps identify them. VGA vs. DVI – VGA is the older type but still works perfectly well. DVI is the newer standard. Just match them up.