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    Excellent advice. But this is, admittedly a real PITA. And writing them down is a mistake too. So for sure, I highly recommend the use of a good software based password safe or manager. With a password safe you only have to remember one...
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    Windows Insider Build 15046 Released to Fast Ring for PC: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15046 for PC - Windows Experience BlogWindows Experience Blog Definitely check out "Application Installation Control"! Also note the...
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    02-25-2017, 11:28 AM
    Hi klop and welcome to Sysnative!
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    Corrine replied to a thread New Builds Released in Windows 10
    Windows Insider Build 15042 Released to Fast Ring for PC, Build 15043 for Mobile: Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15042 for PC and Build 15043 for Mobile - Windows Experience BlogWindows Experience Blog. Note: Due to a bug...
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    02-22-2017, 05:55 PM
    Digerati replied to a thread [SOLVED] System or game lag in Windows 8 | Windows RT
    It is not Kaspersky alone that some times has these problems. Most if not all the commercial "suites" try to do more than they need to make them standout from the crowd. Many also have extra features most users don't need too. You can probably...
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    My guess is someone at Malwarebytes figured out it was a false positive. I suspect if you uninstalled MB3.x and reinstalled MBAM 2.x it would work fine now too. But then if ain't broke, don't fix it and right now, it ain't broke! Thanks...
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    02-21-2017, 07:27 PM
    The delay of the Microsoft February security updates to the March Update Tuesday (March 14, 2017) resulted in those operating systems having the built in Flash Player not getting the latest security update. Rather than hold the Flash...
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    02-21-2017, 11:59 AM
    Digerati replied to a thread [SOLVED] System or game lag in Windows 8 | Windows RT
    While Kaspersky is excellent at protecting systems, some users have reported it hogs resources. I might suggest you temporarily uninstall it, make sure Windows Defender is enabled (it should automatically) then run with that and see what...
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    02-21-2017, 11:55 AM
    Hi sillyspider and Welcome. I have found the best way to learn is to first master your favorite search engine. Make Bing Google your friend. Learning what to plug into the search engine to get the information I'm seeking is how I learn, or how...
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    02-21-2017, 10:39 AM
    Pale Moon Version 27.1.1 Released: This is a small bugfix and stability update to the browser. Changes/Fixes: Implemented a fix in media handling to prevent crashes with concurrent videos and/or rapidly starting/stopping video...
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    02-20-2017, 04:45 PM
    I commented on the technet update page. It is currently awaiting moderation. So wait and see.
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