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  1. Thread: FireFox v.103.0.1 update fails by jamis
    Forum: Browsers and Email
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    I copied the bookmarks to another drive (USB) and...

    I copied the bookmarks to another drive (USB) and downloaded the latest version from Mozilla manually and ran the installer. When checking the version in the help button, FF would state v.103 and...
  2. Thread: FireFox v.103.0.1 update fails by jamis
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 3 Views 199

    FireFox v.103.0.1 update fails

    the update to v.103.0.1 has been failing for a couple of weeks now. Strange behavior. It downloads some, updates, downloads some more, updates, repeats, and finally fails. No help from Mozilla for...
  3. Thread: On New Machine Went From 20H2 to 21H1 No Further by jamis
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 11 Views 1,528

    My system stopped being offered 21H2 about four...

    My system stopped being offered 21H2 about four months ago right after a CU. It now says my system is not eligible W11 because of hardware incompatibility. Yeah, it's ten years old and the CPU isn't...
  4. Thread: PC Health Check & Unsupported CPU by jamis
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 5 Views 834

    Thanks Bree. I appreciate your detailed...

    Thanks Bree. I appreciate your detailed explanation. I had seen the "1" series i5 CPUs as being supported and thought there was hope the "2" series might eventually be certified, but your explanation...
  5. Thread: PC Health Check & Unsupported CPU by jamis
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 5 Views 834

    PC Health Check & Unsupported CPU

    So now PCHC is stating my CPU is unsupported. It's an Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2320 CPU @ 3.00GHz. I'll buy that as the thing is ten years old now, but I'm wondering if it's because MS hasn't certified...
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    Please forgive me, but after reading all of this,...

    Please forgive me, but after reading all of this, I'm not sure how this relates to my system. I don't use IE for anything browser related, but I suspect Windows does for whatever reason. I am not...
  7. Replies 11 Views 1,199

    Not the same problem, but FWIW, the mail service...

    Not the same problem, but FWIW, the mail service my local ISP uses was attacked by ransomware on 01/12/22 and we could not connect to the server with any email program. iPhones, IPad, and PC were...
  8. Thread: WU CU Updates Turn Defrag Off, Still by jamis
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 1 Views 500

    WU CU Updates Turn Defrag Off, Still

    Every WU of a CU turns the defrag options off. I just check every time WU runs. Don't know if anyone else has this occurrence.
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    Win Update [QUOTE=Quexos;2363337]Anyone else getting a new...

    [QUOTE=Quexos;2363337]Anyone else getting a new problem after this update where right clicking a drive other than "C:" causes an Explorer.exe hang every time? I can no longer right click to check...
  10. Replies 90 Views 23,997

    Win Update No, no issues with any of these updates.

    No, no issues with any of these updates.
  11. Replies 90 Views 23,997

    Win Update I was thinking to restore the system image and...

    I was thinking to restore the system image and forget about this CU.

    Reminds me of an old joke.
    Patient says: Doctor, it hurts when I do this.
    Doctor says: Don't do that.
  12. Replies 90 Views 23,997

    Win Update No prior system image to restore?

    No prior system image to restore?
  13. Replies 90 Views 23,997

    Win Update Fifteen minutes to download all three updates....

    Fifteen minutes to download all three updates. One hour and 15 minutes to install them. No issues so far.
  14. Thread: How Often To Schedule Malwarebytes Scans? by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 6 Views 1,052

    I have my AV set to do a full system scan once a...

    I have my AV set to do a full system scan once a week since it takes over 3 hours to do one. It gets run overnight after I retire for the evening. Since I am using a subscription package, it also...
  15. Thread: shopping MS Office software, suggestions? by jamis
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 45 Views 5,313

    I'm still running Office2000 just because I have...

    I'm still running Office2000 just because I have the installation CD & license with no issues. OK call me cheap, but it works. If I need newer compatibility, I have OpenOffice installed. Again, no...
  16. Thread: Stealthy BLISTER Malware by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 3 Views 800

    Only worried to the extent that I hadn't heard of...

    Only worried to the extent that I hadn't heard of this one described in the article and was wondering if anyone here had heard of it. I normally like to validate what's written in the press, so when...
  17. Thread: Stealthy BLISTER Malware by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 3 Views 800

    Stealthy BLISTER Malware

    Has anyone seen any additional information regarding this article? I searched here, but got no hits....
  18. Thread: W10 Messages About Firewall & AV Off... by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 1 Views 366

    W10 Messages About Firewall & AV Off...

    Ever since the November CU my system repeatedly and randomly throws up the message center with two warnings that Norton and WD firewall and AV support is turned off. Norton AV and Firewall is always...
  19. Thread: How to check if a USB Flashdrive Contain Malware? by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 6 Views 1,257

    I also have auto play set to off and I have...

    I also have auto play set to off and I have Norton AV set to ask for a scan on any USB device when it is plugged in. I only use SanDisk flash drives and have had no issues.
  20. Thread: Infected by Google redirect virus...UGH!!!!! by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 21 Views 3,201

    If you are short of funds, just enable Microsoft...

    If you are short of funds, just enable Microsoft Defender. Malwarebytes and Spybot Search and Destroy are also free, but you have to manually update them. I use Norton plus LifeLock, but that's...
  21. Thread: Log4J??? by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 11 Views 2,838

    CISA has released a tool to spot the malicious...

    CISA has released a tool to spot the malicious Log4j code in apps. Noton's daily runs have not spotted anything on my system. Also ran a MB scan with no hits.
  22. Replies 65 Views 29,653

    Win Update My system auto updated this CU this morning. I...

    My system auto updated this CU this morning. I forgot to pause updates after the last CU like I usually do. I wasn't aware of the update until the message popped up stating the restart was waiting....
  23. Thread: Windows Defender Odd Behavior by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 1 Views 1,325

    I wonder at WD. I keep getting notifications that...

    I wonder at WD. I keep getting notifications that WD and Norton are not enabled. Norton always is and WD is not (as it should be off). I guess MS really doesn't like it that I am not running WD.
  24. Thread: Log4J??? by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 11 Views 2,838

    I agree, but a lot of folks are still working...

    I agree, but a lot of folks are still working from home and many are not using employer supplied gear other than maybe software. This exploit seems to be way more pervasive than previous problems. ...
  25. Thread: Log4J??? by jamis
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 11 Views 2,838

    An article from ZDNET. Log4j zero-day flaw:...

    An article from ZDNET.

    Log4j zero-day flaw: What you need to know and how to protect yourself | ZDNet
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