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Frankly, I think Win8 is pretty nice, and I learned how to use it for all I need in maybe an hour or so after upgrading just from messing around and Aye, aye, aye...wow. And where can I buy more 6gb/s cables?Never, lol. Thread locked._________________________________Photos.comOK, try it now.You might notice me becoming steadily more frustrated as this process repeats itself eight or nine hundred more times. http://custsolutions.net/i-really/i-really-messed-up-my-pc-and-could-use-help.php

I've been buying smaller machines over the years because my back protests at lifting anything larger than a gallon of milk. So thanks for the help Bob !!!! don't just look, physically push the wires on. Best practice is to enable encryption on your router by setting up a strong wifi access password as the key. http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2424233/computer-messed.html

Chances are, you already have an excellent firewall built in to your high-speed modem/router. EDITOR'S NOTE: I don't know why you are seeing that. So, you're starting from scratch.

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Do what I did - upgraded from the XP I was clinging on to by my teeth to Windows 7, which is really lovely. 03-09-2013,12:46 AM #13 Izzie View Profile View Rep Power 24 Ok, he decided he doesn't want to do a format Anyway, I downloaded freeware anti virus and spybot. I don't need a lot of power for using Open Office and checking my e-mail, but I needed a lot to run Windows 7. Note: some of the links on this site may be affiliate links.

My cousin was downloading music, and it wasn't letting him open the files, so we had to get rid of it.""Sure, sure. Need expert tech support? This is another reason why I say if he's "just an internet and Office" user, to put Linux on; it's going to save you a lot of headache down the road http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1939785/computer-completely-messed.html All comments are previewed, and may be edited before posting.

Regardless, as you found, System Restore is your friend. Now it work. The program I told you to leave on there?""I uninstalled that. For heavy duty disk scrubbing, read my tips for a HOWTO: Clean Up Your Hard Drive. 9: Forgetting to Back Up - This is a heart-breaker because it so easy to

Retourer au Final Gear ce Noël. http://absolutewrite.com/forums/showthread.php?265883-I-Think-I-Just-Messed-Up-My-Computer-Really-Badly-Solved If you have any questions about a suspicious email that looks like it came from a place you do business with, call that company to verify, and always use a bookmark I used Wise when tinkering with the registry. I do have a second hard drive, and I did create a system image on it years ago, but whats strange is it's always been adding stuff to that hard drive

article. 5: Unsafe Downloading - It can be tempting to download "free" pirated versions of games, movies or popular software packages. I think probably what's happened is that the dedicated Safari uninstall program has gone for a burton, but Windows ought to be able to get rid of it anyway. Leave everything plugged in, even during an electrical storm. Stick with safe download sites such as FileHippo, where you can find tons free software and shareware that's certified malware-free.

Please try the request again. Reply With Quote January 2nd, 2009,12:00 AM #4 Lupin_IV Join Date Jan 23rd, 2008 Location about 10 miles north of Carlisle, PA Age 28 Posts 3,867 Car(s) '84 Pontiac Parisienne, '93 I'm not so sure about that as I've read that (Google search), FileHippo has changed their ways and does include adware in their downloads. have a peek here Stuff that's installed but not in use doesn't eat anything.

Thank Bob for another very good helpful advise. solved I need help with wifi it's not coming up on my laptop. You just want to start over.Several hours later, all of the drivers are installed.

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Help please! I have just spent two weeks failing to fix software problems on a Win 8 machine and hating every second of it. My problem is not solved yet, in the way that I'm still having problems, but it is solved in the sense that I already figured out what my problem is: My Check This Out I am going to try to uninstall something random, just try, just to see if it's just those 2 programs or if the computer can't uninstall anything at all.

But beware the warez... I use Immunet 3 antivirus and malwarebytes. Don't get a computer with Windows 8 on it. when is the last time you did a scan disc and repair?

Both of those links point to articles on my website. How to Mess Up Your Computer Okay, I'm using a little reverse psychology on you... Join Date Mar 2013 Location The US Posts 17 I liked XP better than 7 because it was faster. Unpatched vulnerabilities can lead to virus infestations, enslavement in a botnet, or even identity theft.

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