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Jnternet connetivity I think my son clicked on sometin that gave my computer a virus. My computer will go to the internet, but only after I click on it several times! I would like to do a system restore but I'm not sure on how to take it back to a later date! Pleaswe help!

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If you suspect a virus, go to Google.com and type in "Bitdefender online scan". You can run a free online scan that will notify you of and clean the virus.

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I gave my neighbors son that I just met, my password for my wireless modem. Should I be worried.


If it was me I would be. Depending upon his computing skills he could access your computer's data and use up your Internet download allocation then you will be charged with extra fees.

To secure your wireless network from unauthorized access,please click on this link and follow my instructions :- http://www.fixya.com/support/r3559128-wireless_router_security

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Facebook Virus Prank ? Making fun to your friend


In this post i’ll show you an easy step by step tutorial about how to make a Facebook virus using simple commands on notepad. This will make the victims think that they have a virus when they click on an icon such as Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox…
This “virus” is totlly harmless and won’t do any damage to your victims computer.
When a victim clicks on the icon he will get a warning message like “WARNING VIRUS DETECTED!!!!! AFTER 5 MINUTES YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT WILL BE DELETED !!!!TO REMOVE THE VIRUS CLICK OK OR CLOSE THIS BOX!”. You can change the text to whatever you want. If you have some other interesting ideas, let me know. Thisvirus doesn’t do anything to your friends pc, but to see his scared face, that’s something icon_smile.gif

Now let’s start with the tutorial:
1) Open notepad
2) Type the following text in :

@echo off
msg * WARNING VIRUS DETECTED!!!!! AFTER 5 MINUTES YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT WILL BE DELETED !!!!TO REMOVE THE VIRUS CLICK OK OR CLOSE THIS BOX!
PAUSE
shutdown -r -t 300 -c ” SORRY!!! YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT ARE NOW BEING DELETED !!! PLEASE WAIT ………..”


3) Save as
Internet Explorer .bat (or whatever you want, but be shure that the last letters are .bat)


4) Right click on
Internet Explorer .bat and click Create Shortcut


5) Right click on shorcut and click Properties.


6)Click Change Icon


7) Choose
Internet Explorer icon (or Mozilla Firefox, or any other icon similar to it), click OK , then click Apply


8)Delete real shortcut and replace it with fake . When victim click on it , he will get warning messages that looks like this:


Hope you’ll freak out friend(s).
If this prank was successful and there was some interesting reactions of your friends, feel free to share it with us.



on Jan 15, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How to connet to wirless


Hi,
Let's see if I can help you.

Begin by turning on your computer and your router

? Open Internet Explorer;
? Click on 'Tools';
? Click on 'Internet Options';
? Click on 'Connections';
? Click on 'Setup'
? Click on 'I want to set up my Internet connections manually . . .';
? Click on 'Next';
? Click on 'I connect through a local area network (LAN);
? Clock on 'Next'
? Click on 'Next' [This is not an error];
? Click on 'No';
? Click on 'Next';
? Click on 'To connect to the Internet immediately . . .; and,
? Click on 'Finish'.

That should have you online

All the best

Ben

May 25, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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**** this f secure .. my mobile locked..


Please connect the Mobile to the Computer, then Uninstall F-Secure Anti Virus Software from the Computer.

Follow these steps:

Uninstalling the product from your computer To uninstall F-Secure Internet Security or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2011, 2010, 2009 or 2008 from Windows XP:
  1. Click Start > Control Panel .
  2. Double-click Add or Remove Programs .
  3. Scroll down to your F-Secure product and click Change/Remove .
  4. When asked, restart your computer.
To uninstall F-Secure Internet Security or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2011, 2010, 2009 or 2008 from Windows Vista:
  1. Click Start > Control Panel .
  2. Click Uninstall a program .
  3. Scroll down to your F-Secure product and click Uninstall/Change .
  4. When asked, restart your computer.
To uninstall F-Secure Internet Security or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2011, 2010, 2009 or 2008 from Windows 7:
  1. Click Start > Control Panel .
  2. Double-click Programs and Features .
  3. Scroll down to your F-Secure product and click Uninstall/Change .
  4. When asked, restart your computer.
To uninstall F-Secure Internet Security or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2007:
  1. Click Start .
  2. Select All Programs > F-Secure Internet Security 2007 or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2007 > Uninstall F-Secure Internet Security 2007 or Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus 2007 .
  3. Click Yes to confirm.
  4. Follow the instructions.
  5. Rstart your computer after the uninstallation.
To uninstall F-Secure Internet Security or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2006:
  1. Click Start .
  2. Select All Programs > F-Secure Internet Security 2006 or F-Secure Anti-Virus 2006 > Uninstall F-Secure Internet Security 2006 or Uninstall F-Secure Anti-Virus 2006 .
  3. Click Yes to confirm.
  4. Follow the instructions.
  5. Restart your computer.

Information for advanced users

If you are an advanced user, see article 6640 - Advanced F-Secure product removal for alternative removal options.



To Re-install the Software, Please follow these below steps:


To reinstall the product, do one of the following:
  • If you have the installation CD, reinstall the product from the CD.
  • Download and reinstall the product as follows:
    1. Download the product from F-Secure website.
    2. Double-click the downloaded file to start the installation.
    3. During the installation, enter your subscription key when asked.

Note: You can reinstall your F-Secure product by using the existing subscription key. Make sure that you are connected to the Internet before you enter the subscription key. You do not need to register again after reinstalling your F-Secure product.


Additional information

If you have an older version of F-Secure Internet Security, you can find the subscription key of your product as follows:

  1. Open F-Secure Internet Security.
  2. On the Home tab, click Advanced.
  3. Select General > My Subscription. Your subscription key is shown on the My Subscription page.

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Cannot connet ot interner


check the driver of your network controller, go to device manager, to access this, right click my computer then click device manager tab then find network controller then click + sign preceeding of that. if you notice that there is yellow question mark of the network, you need to install driver so that you cant connect to internet

Oct 12, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Slow internet problem i think its my communications card


This document is GENERIC for all types of PC using XP or before. Step 1: Detecting and removing spyware and adware software If the computer becomes slow when connecting to the Internet, your home page changes to a page you do not want, unwanted desktop links display, or advertising windows pop up repeatedly, then your computer probably has spyware, or adware installed. Spyware and adware can be difficult to remove manually. See the following HP support document for more information about spyware and how to remove it from your computer: HP and Compaq PCs - About Spyware, Adware, and Browser Hijacking Software . Step 2: Scan and remove viruses It might be that a virus or several viruses are attempting to use the Internet connection when the browser is open. See the following HP support document for more information about how to scan and remove viruses: Resolving and Preventing Viruses on Your Computer . NOTE: If you have not updated Windows recently using Windows Update (in English), now is a good time; after scanning and removing spyware and viruses . Step 3: Clearing history, temporary files, and resetting settings Clear the amount of temporary files that the browser uses as follows:
  1. Open the browser software.
  2. Click Tools from the menu bar.
  3. Select Internet Options . The Internet Options window displays. Figure 1: Internet Options windowc00162617.jpg
  4. Click the General tab.
  5. In the Temporary Internet Files area, click Delete Files .
  6. Select Delete all offline content , and click OK .
  7. In the History area, click Clear History , and click OK .
  8. Click the Security tab, and select Default Level .
  9. Click the Content tab, and click Clear SSL State .
  10. Click the Programs tab, and click Reset Web Settings .
  11. Click the Advanced tab, click Restore Defaults , and then click OK .
  12. Connect to the Internet. If the computer stops responding, continue to next step.
Step 4: Update the network or modem drivers Updating the network and modem drivers can fix some lockup problems. Install the latest update for your network hardware that you use. Update the network hardware if you connect to the Internet using DSL, Cable, or LAN. Update the modem software if you connect using dial-up.
  1. Go to the HP Software download page . Select your country/region.
  2. Type the model name for your HP or Compaq computer. For example, SR1820NX or m7434n.
  3. Select the version of Windows the computer is using.
  4. Select the network or modem driver update. For example, Realtek RTL8139 LAN Driver Update.
  5. Follow the instruction on the download page to download and install the update.
  6. When done, restart and try to connect to the Internet again. If the problem persists, continue to the next Step.
Step 5: Disabling Software that opens with Windows For troubleshooting purposes, reduce the amount of software that opens with Windows to try and find out if a software conflict is occurring. Open the Microsoft System Configuration software (Msconfig), remove the selection next to Load Startup Items , click OK , and restart the computer. For more information, see Preventing Programs from Opening When Windows Starts . Connect to the Internet. If the computer stops responding, continue to next step. Step 6: Removing and reinstalling ISP and Anti-virus software Remove the Internet Service Provider (ISP) software and install the latest version. Use the document on Advanced Modem Troubleshooting for more information about how to remove and reinstall the ISP software. Regards, Shrey

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I sign in and it locks me in but won't let me read or ad anything. I get an internet explorer error message and have reported it to death. Some times after I click on "Done" reporting, it completely kicks...


dont panic, but im thinking you might have a computer virus. any other problems on the computer that can possibly be because of a computer virus?

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Son-in-law is unable to download a program into PC that we gave


try run windows in sefemode u can log in as administrator there and change under control panel, users the user password

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Internet connection


Open Internet Explorer. In the menu on the top click on "Tools", "Internet Options", click on the "Connections" tab, click on your dial up connection, on the left, click on "Settings" and put a check in the "Automatically Detect Settings" box. Click OK.

Click on "Lan Settings" and do the same thing.

Clear your browser history and restart Internet Explorer.

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