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#1 jorini

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Posted 02 April 2006 - 11:01 PM

I've spent some time perusing the various subforums here and it looks like I've stumbled onto a wonderful resource for dealing with all kinds of issues.

I'm not a fan of this technology; it's fussy, delicate and entirely too vulnerable to malware exploits. But I'm a big fan of what it can do, and, since I cannot afford my own IT professional to keep it up to snuff, I really have no choice to open the hood from time to time.

So here I am. I've recently purchased a new system (low end Compaq running WindowXP SP2 home) and, because I got all caught up in the Linux hype, installed Ubuntu on the old box just to play with. Play indeed. I just opened a second can of worms is what I did!! Now two BleepingComputers to fiddle with instead of one. That's progress!!!!


Thanks for listening!
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#2 jgweed

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Posted 03 April 2006 - 06:53 AM

It is all I can (or care) to do to keep Windows working and secure!
Welcome to BC,
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#3 yano

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Posted 29 April 2006 - 11:30 AM

:thumbsup: to BC! jorini.

Good Luck,
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#4 Matt169

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Posted 30 April 2006 - 06:49 AM

Welcome to BC

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Posted 30 April 2006 - 08:07 AM

Wow ! There are a lot of Johns on this forum !

And you are a braver man than I to take on two PCs.......

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