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can open but not play online games eg wow connect mahjong


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#1 LizaJane51

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Posted 11 August 2018 - 06:01 AM

I have played Free Mahjong games online for many years. since upgrade to Windows 8.1 have been having trouble since I uninstalled Mindspark. Can I safely use something else. I am not computer savvy:(

 



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#2 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 11 August 2018 - 04:48 PM

As far as I can tell Mindspark has nothing to do with Mahjong, it is either an on-line Maths tutor (legit) or a name given to a range of malwares and PUPs !

 

I think your problem is much more likely to do with the fact that at least some of these games require Flash to run on-line, and Flash has been virtually banned by Chrome and Firefox. If the version you have requires Flash then your simplest approach is to look around for a version that uses HTML5. Simply put, if the instructions for an on-line game say 'Requires Flash' move on to a different version until you find one that works.

 

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Posted 12 August 2018 - 06:37 AM

I play crossword puzzles at a few sites. My Firefox blocks Adobe Flash and asks if I want to enable if one of the

crossword puzzles requires flash.

 

There is a Mahjong puzzle and many other puzzles available in the site below. What happens when you

click on the link I provided? Play Mahjongg Solitaire | USA Today

 

If you use a script blocker it may block scripts the websites require before playing a game. If you use an ad blocker

the sites may ask you to disable it before playing games.

 

I just checked to see what your local time is. You may not be able to access the site in the link I provided above

if the local time given is correct. Where are you geographically?

 

EDIT:

  • Please download Security Check by glax24 and save the file to the Desktop
  • Run the tool by accepting all the Security prompts
  • when complete the tool will produce a log file C:\SecurityCheck\SecurityCheck.txt and also copy the contents to the Clipboard
  • Simply Paste the log to your reply

Edited by buddy215, 12 August 2018 - 06:56 AM.

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