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#1 GiveRealCArds


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Posted 08 September 2007 - 06:05 PM

This is a fantastic forum. I have just fixed my sons computer using info from these posts. You all are fantastic!

Windows Vista and VirusProtectPro! What a combination. :thumbsup:

He bought this system about 4 months ago and it's been infected twice. Not sure what they are doing. But, I suspect they are clicking on some popup that is telling them they have to download another codex. Funny how people just click those things. :flowers:

Anyhow, his is now back up and running. Thanks to y'all.

Wish I could get them to change to Linux. I've been using it for 8 months now and NO PROBLEMS!!! :D

Thanks much,


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#2 Sp0nge


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Posted 08 September 2007 - 06:06 PM

Welcome to BC :thumbsup:

#3 tg1911


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Posted 08 September 2007 - 09:23 PM

Hello, GiveRealCArds.
Welcome to Bleeping Computer.

You might want to have your son read this tutorial:
Simple and easy ways to keep your computer safe and secure on the Internet

Please take the time to browse the New User Orientation forum, to help familiarize yourself with how the board works.
If you have any questions about how to use this site, this forum will probably answer them.

Also, don't forget to check out the Tutorials.
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Posted 10 September 2007 - 04:37 AM

:thumbsup: to Bc, GiveRealCArds
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