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#1 mikebowen

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Posted 29 March 2011 - 09:59 AM

Hi, I'm 65, recently retired and have been in computing for 30 years. Taught for a number of them, troubleshooting, technical support, database management for the housing department at a major state university. Into movies, audio books, writing - formerly skydiving and motorcycles - and felt pretty confident about my computer knowledge until this weekend. Then WHAM-OO! Got my first real virus (NO, not discussing it here!) Still trying to clean up and recover about 1,225 movies plus enough audio books to start a small library from a 1.5 terabyte external drive. C'est la f_____g vie!, or as Old Lodge Skins says, "Sometimes the magic works...and sometimes it doesn't"

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Posted 29 March 2011 - 10:46 AM

Hi, my name is Eddy and reside in South Africa

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Posted 29 March 2011 - 04:29 PM

Hello and :welcome: to Bleeping Computer.

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