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Forum: Security news and updates 19-10-18, 09:40
Replies: 32
Views: 609
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: A letter from Malwarebytes' CEO

I am not convinced. It has provoked some argument on the MWB forum. I endorse this however:
Forum: Security news and updates 19-10-18, 08:47
Replies: 32
Views: 609
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: A letter from Malwarebytes' CEO

The various links already given have shown that MWB is NOT primarily an AV program. :)
Forum: Security news and updates 18-10-18, 12:47
Replies: 32
Views: 609
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: A letter from Malwarebytes' CEO

MWB is not an AV. IMHO you need both.

A lengthy explanation as to why from the MWB forum:

A comparison can be found here: (The 'Available Features' section is interesting)....
Forum: Security news and updates 18-10-18, 11:16
Replies: 32
Views: 609
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: A letter from Malwarebytes' CEO

rogerman40: I agree. I also paid for the life premium version on two machines. Well worth the original payment. Perhaps I should consider an annual donation.
Perhaps those who use the free version...
Forum: Video & Photo 17-10-18, 10:17
Replies: 3
Views: 77
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: NAS server to replace my old Iomega ScreenPlay Director HD Media Player

Yes, that is true but the information about each of the devices is still there and the advice is still good. You do not have to join as a member. Just look through the postings?
Forum: Video & Photo 17-10-18, 09:10
Replies: 3
Views: 77
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: NAS server to replace my old Iomega ScreenPlay Director HD Media Player

I have a Synology DS215J, which will do everything that you want. I respectfully suggest that this is not the forum for best technical advice on a Synology product. Instead I recommend that you visit...
Forum: All other topics 17-10-18, 07:00
Replies: 1
Views: 73
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Amazon

I also sell on Amazon and have 2 step enabled. I use the authenticator app on my mobile. This works well for me and only requires me to enter a four digit code when asked. There is also the option to...
Forum: Networking and Wi-Fi 15-10-18, 10:44
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Is this Router setting Risky ?

Point-to-Point over Ethernet, or PPPoE, is a network protocol used to establish a DSL connection to the Internet. It is used mainly for DSL and Asymmetric DSL (ADSL) services. If you have not got a...
Forum: Windows 10 help 13-10-18, 08:20
Replies: 40
Views: 871
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: SYSTEM RESTORE

Whenever you restore your Windows system, Windows will list all the affected programs in the restoration wizard.
What it can and cannot do is explained here. This page is 2015 but I think it still...
Forum: Windows 10 help 09-10-18, 11:42
Replies: 15
Views: 489
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: MCT 1809

I used the media creation tool to update three computers with no loss of files. It was only the update process itself that lost files for a tiny minority. The 1809 Installation on my three computers...
Forum: General PC-related 09-10-18, 07:19
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Windows 10 %age of Users Worldwide

I would like to see the % of users separated into home and corporate. Windows 7 was a very stable OS and, from my experience obtained in my professional role, I can state that corporate environments...
Forum: Security news and updates 09-10-18, 07:10
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Apple Security Updates

The update also puts the .?123 key on the keypad back to where it was, bottom left. It had been swapped with the smiley key, which was a major inconvenience to me when posting on this forum. 🤓
Forum: Windows 10 help 07-10-18, 08:32
Replies: 19
Views: 485
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: After the event the Cleaning up...

I think Bedstor meant to say the opposite ‘No Issues that mean you have to go back to the previous version.....’
Forum: Windows 10 help 07-10-18, 07:48
Replies: 19
Views: 485
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: After the event the Cleaning up...

No. I have upgraded three computers, none of which have lost files. According to
Microsoft and other sources






If you have upgraded and have not lost any files from your My Documents...
Forum: Windows 10 help 06-10-18, 21:26
Replies: 30
Views: 1,031
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Windows 10 V1809 withdrawn

Why do you want to?
I have upgraded three computers, none of which have lost files. I therefore do not wish to go back to the previous version. The files seem to have been lost for a small minority...
Forum: Windows 10 help 04-10-18, 20:48
Replies: 15
Views: 609
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Windows 10 Final update 1809 build 17763 is now available

Storage sense with OneDrive cleanup
This may help
https://pureinfotech.com/windows-10-1809-october-2018-update-best-features/#storage_sense_cleanup_windows10_1809


...
Forum: Broadband help and advice 03-10-18, 21:24
Replies: 4
VPN
Views: 340
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: VPN

Plusnet does not support using a VPN but that is different from not allowing it.
https://community.plus.net/t5/Fibre-Broadband/VPN/td-p/1492799
It seems you may have to change your smtp port to get...
Forum: Security & Privacy Help and Discussions 02-10-18, 08:00
Replies: 10
Views: 753
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Unsolicited USB sticks

I expect so. I have been given a few over the years at educational conferences and fairs. They have always been safe. I still have some, but the capacity of the older ones is small by by modern...
Forum: Security & Privacy Help and Discussions 01-10-18, 22:18
Replies: 10
Views: 753
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Unsolicited USB sticks

If was given out at a trade fair then it might be safe, but using your AV to check it would be wise.
...
Forum: Open Forum 28-09-18, 21:26
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Home remedies 'no deterrent' against slugs

My home remedy works. I give them a flying lesson. :)
Forum: Web Browser Software 23-09-18, 08:17
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Extensions in Firefox 62

Try this
https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2018/07/05/extensions-in-firefox-62/
This is the link for firefox 63
https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2018/08/31/extensions-in-firefox-63/
Forum: Windows 10 help 09-09-18, 21:50
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Sync isn't working

If this is windows 10 sync then when Sync settings is turned on, Windows syncs the settings you choose across all your Windows 10 devices that you've signed in to with your Microsoft account.
Forum: General PC-related 05-09-18, 10:37
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: which ssd

Use this comparison site
http://ssd.userbenchmark.com/Compare/Crucial-MX500-250GB-vs-Corsair-Force-LE-240GB/3951vsm42143


The Crucial comes out at Plus 36%
Forum: All Other Operating Systems 03-09-18, 08:33
Replies: 20
Views: 1,449
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: Driver Pack Notifier

Driverpack has been known to install adware/pups.
Something here may help: assuming it is the same program:
https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/229230-removal-instructions-for-driverpack/
Forum: Web design & build 01-09-18, 14:02
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By Sneakybeaky
Re: creating a table with php myadmin?

What privileges have you granted to that user?
mysql> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON database_name.* TO 'username'@'localhost';
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