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    It's an interesting idea. Not sure I see it...

    It's an interesting idea.

    Not sure I see it happening anytime soon and not sure I would want to see it happen.
  2. Thread: Why does Microsoft do what it does? by Rubi
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 34 Views 4,016

    Ubuntu and Linux Mint are often the most...

    Ubuntu and Linux Mint are often the most mentioned when it comes to "newbies," however there are also other alternatives.

    I suggest taking a look at MX Linux; comes packed with features, is very...
  3. Thread: win 7 & vista to 10 upgrades?? by Rubi
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 2,204

    The problem is that version is already EOL, with...

    The problem is that version is already EOL, with no more security updates.

    It is very easy to download and burn to USB the latest version:

    1. download Download Ubuntu Desktop | Download |...
  4. Thread: win 7 & vista to 10 upgrades?? by Rubi
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 2,204

    Do you mean something like this?...

    Do you mean something like this?
    https://www.amazon.com/Ubuntu-Release-4-discs-Installation-Reference/dp/B0047B0U1C

    If yes, what is the specific version you ordered?
  5. Thread: win 7 & vista to 10 upgrades?? by Rubi
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 2,204

    Which disk did you buy, which version? Some...

    Which disk did you buy, which version?

    Some are easier to install than others, but of course if you install to the whole disk it makes things easier (no partitioning worries etc.).

    If you let...
  6. Thread: win 7 & vista to 10 upgrades?? by Rubi
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 2,204

    If you are not able to upgrade 7 to 10 I would do...

    If you are not able to upgrade 7 to 10 I would do what Bree suggested and install Linux.

    There are so many to choose from but the easiest and friendliest for new users are as follows:

    Linux...
  7. Thread: Sophos makes SANDBOXIE a FREEWARE!! by Rubi
    Forum: Virtualization
    Replies 7 Views 757

    I tried it once or twice back in the XP days. I...

    I tried it once or twice back in the XP days. I liked the concept but found, at the time, too many buggy issues and then of course it was no longer free.

    If it really does become open-source that...
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    If for some reason the command provided by...

    If for some reason the command provided by MikeMecanic fails to resolve the issue then please post the output from within Debian of this command:


    sudo fdisk -l

    Lowercase L not 1.

    If needs...
  9. Thread: Another failure to boot problem by Rubi
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 2,479

    Rufus is free software that can create bootable...

    Rufus is free software that can create bootable USBs.

    Rufus

    USB capacity should be fine even for an ISO of that size.
  10. Thread: Which are the most credible anti-virus/anti-malware review websites? by Rubi
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 13 Views 1,197

    I think as long as you take the results with a...

    I think as long as you take the results with a pinch of salt they can be useful as an indicator of how well various products perform.

    But, as with anything, performance varies based on your...
  11. Thread: Command Prompt Scrolling Problem by Rubi
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 1 Views 351

    Solved First thing I would look at: right-click on...

    First thing I would look at:

    right-click on the top bar >> Properties >> Terminal and make sure under Terminal Scrolling that the box is unchecked for Disable Scroll-Forward.

    Alternatively,...
  12. Thread: Need help .vesrato ransomeware virus by Rubi
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 6 Views 892

    Do you have versioned backups of your data? If...

    Do you have versioned backups of your data?

    If yes, perhaps a clean install would be better than trying to find a way to unlock the files without paying up.

    More ideas here, including two links...
  13. Thread: where to live? by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 1 Views 204

    You might find some inspiration here? Top 10...

    You might find some inspiration here?

    Top 10 Super Easy Countries To Immigrate To – ExpatPass
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    Assuming you have a liveCD/USB for Ubuntu, you...

    Assuming you have a liveCD/USB for Ubuntu, you can also run the summary report outlined here:
    Boot-Info - Community Help Wiki

    Do not attempt to repair, just run the report and post either here or...
  15. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    anachronism

    anachronism
  16. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    ebullient

    ebullient
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    Apparently yes. Nowadays it is all about the...

    Apparently yes. Nowadays it is all about the money.

    I also wonder why all this effort is not spent on trying to do good, instead of harming others, but I am somewhat idealistic and old-fashioned...
  18. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    sensibilities

    sensibilities
  19. Thread: boot times and constant computer freeze by Rubi
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 15 Views 812

    Almost all Linux distros will fit easily on a USB...

    Almost all Linux distros will fit easily on a USB of 8GB, even Knoppix which at around about 5.2GB is one of the larger ones.

    Trying live is a great option but bear in mind it will be somewhat...
  20. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    kinetic

    kinetic
  21. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    melancholic

    melancholic
  22. Thread: Camera installed... Tomorrow? by Rubi
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 4 Views 613

    If it is one of those Microsoft Store apps this...

    If it is one of those Microsoft Store apps this happened to me a few times. I turned updates off and problem never repeated itself:
    How To Turn Off Automatic App Updates from the Microsoft Store in...
  23. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    emphatic

    emphatic
  24. Thread: Last Letter Game [16] by Rubi
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2,089 Views 46,695

    cantankerous

    cantankerous
  25. Thread: What is Treasuredata in Netstat? by Rubi
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 2 Views 298

    Agree with FreeBooter, likely your computer name....

    Agree with FreeBooter, likely your computer name.

    Try running
    netstat -ano instead.
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