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I have recently bought a toshiba laptop and have received an e-mail saying i need to buy and install a disc cleaner or my computer will crash or will stop working. I am new to computers and i am very worried. Should i sign up ?

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  • vivienne milboune Jun 11, 2008

    Thanks for the advice i feel reasured now. Just one more thing do i need to buy registry cures or are they the same as disc cleaners? thanks

  • vivienne milboune Jun 11, 2008

    thanks for advice great help

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NO!
Don't believe the hype.

Post the e-mail without the headers... (that's the body only).

Left-click and drag the cursor over and down along the body of the email until it is all highlighted.
Press and release the right mouse button and move the arrow down to "copy" then press and release the left mouse button.
Open up this comment box and left-click in it to select then right-click to bring up menu.
Left-click paste and viola!

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Hi-

Are you getting the message when you visit a site on the internet or is it windows that popping the message up? might just be a pop-up for you to purchase things online, if you have the OS install disc then you dont have to worry since you can reinstall the operating system still, just ignore that message. keep me posted then on what will happen ok?

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Posted on Jun 11, 2008

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    Edgar Allan Pagayona Jun 11, 2008

    No you dont have too as long as you are not having issues with applications and on the system itself, antivirus are essential you can download a free one from AVG.

    Pls dont forget to rate as Fixya, thanks!


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    Edgar Allan Pagayona Jun 11, 2008

    you are welcome, have a nice day!!

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