Search:

Type: Posts; User: coolnewyorker

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Thread: Windows Defender update error 0x80070643 by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 6 Views 1,215

    Windows Defender update error 0x80070643

    Can't update. Can't resolve the problem. sfc /scannow did not find integrity violation. chkdsk scan also did not find any problem. Full anti-malware scan did not find any threat. I ran offline...
  2. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    Hi, Dennis. Each of the Microsoft Defender...

    Hi, Dennis. Each of the Microsoft Defender offline scans I have done took at least 10 minutes and I never saw the ending of it. Always, my PC was already re-started by the time I checked on the...
  3. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    I know, already.

    I know how to do W Def. offline scan. I have done it many times already. But I never knew the result. I do not know where to look. It is not in the same place where result of chkdsk and sfc ...
  4. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    Result of offline scan

    How do I find the result of W Defender offline scan? It is not in Event Viewer.
  5. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    Find in event viewer

    How do I find the result of offline scan in Event Viewer?
  6. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    Flash formatting

    Sorry, but the steps are daunting, even to just read. My USB device is brand new and never used. If I have to go through all that, I'd rather just not download the W Defender Offline tool to this...
  7. Thread: Windows Defender Offline by coolnewyorker
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 12 Views 1,134

    Windows Defender Offline

    I tried to download to USB flash but encountered error code: 0007-80004005. Internet search did not help.
  8. Thread: PowerShell vs CommandPrompt by coolnewyorker
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 7 Views 520

    ain't broken

    Turned out, my PS is not broken. PS app is, so I deleted it. Now, I start PS from START button, right-clicked. Should I uninstall CP?
  9. Thread: PowerShell vs CommandPrompt by coolnewyorker
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 7 Views 520

    Well, apparently Windows is kind of phasing out...

    Well, apparently Windows is kind of phasing out Command prompt. I did not notice this prompt until now.317848

    That means I have to fix PS. How do I proceed?
  10. Thread: PowerShell vs CommandPrompt by coolnewyorker
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 7 Views 520

    What's the diff?

    Both of them are factory installed in new devices with Windows OS, as far as I can remember way back to Vista. They both have easy usage, use same command language, always on Administrator format and...
  11. Thread: PowerShell vs CommandPrompt by coolnewyorker
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 7 Views 520

    PowerShell vs CommandPrompt

    All of a sudden I could not start PS app... so, I switched to CmdPrmpt. That got me thinking: (1) do I need both? (2) Should I even bother fixing PS?
  12. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    What about system restore? SR has always been...

    What about system restore? SR has always been my first line of restoring order instead of reinstallation. It also can restore to hopefully malware-free time/days, in case of causative minor...
  13. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Airmail will bring up the prices to range of US...

    Airmail will bring up the prices to range of US (free shipping) mailed items which still arrive sooner. I order from China when items are not of super necessity, time wise. Anyway, I downgraded to...
  14. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    When shipped from China, it is a lot cheaper but...

    When shipped from China, it is a lot cheaper but arrives much later.
    316551
  15. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Not electronics. Even American brand electronics...

    Not electronics. Even American brand electronics are made in China. (It used to be Japan, but Japanese products have gone pricier). My HP laptop and all its hardware and software components are...
  16. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Well...what we have here in NY are made mostly in...

    Well...what we have here in NY are made mostly in China., many are even down graded electrically to fit our voltage system (120 V and the frequency is 60 Hz). So...whatever you use there is...
  17. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    I am going to BestBuy down the block for my first...

    I am going to BestBuy down the block for my first USB flash drive. I have very little knowledge. Any advice? Specifically, what GB size? What is memory flash? Thumb memory? Any other versions?...
  18. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Last night Defender interrupted my surfing with a...

    Last night Defender interrupted my surfing with a loud screaming warning that a malware was just blocked and admonished me to stop. I immediately turned off via power button. On reboot, PC was...
  19. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    I click Start and type restore point on the...

    I click Start and type restore point on the search box and click Create restore point at the Start menu that takes you to System protection of System properties where you can either create RP or do...
  20. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Restore points are useful if you have them. ...

    Restore points are useful if you have them. Virus infections (not necessarily OS killing versions), in my experience, ALWAYS disables SR and therefore RP's. They have deleterious effect on Volume...
  21. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Maybe the only geek in the whole world who never...

    Maybe the only geek in the whole world who never did or still does not.
  22. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Catalog contains KB4598298 released on 1/21 but...

    Catalog contains KB4598298 released on 1/21 but not KB4598291.

    - - - Updated - - -



    With this (Rufus/Linux), I can start a dead PC? It is like a recovery (or restart repair) disc that MS...
  23. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    With Trojan infection crush, device is dead,...

    With Trojan infection crush, device is dead, unable to reboot. So, rebooting to PE to track down the culprit is not doable.

    Hey Matt, your RP's are manually created. Why create so many? Mine are...
  24. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Four times since 2000, with XP, Vista and W7. In...

    Four times since 2000, with XP, Vista and W7. In the middle of surfing my device just went kaput and would not start. First time, I had to reinstall factory image setup with the two recovery discs...
  25. Thread: Update installation error by coolnewyorker
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 117 Views 36,929

    Unbelievable! I do image backup once a month. ...

    Unbelievable! I do image backup once a month. On many occasions, they restored my crushed system after a Trojan infection. It beats having to install factory image with recovery discs.
Results 1 to 25 of 84
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:12.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums