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Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 20-11-2014, 14:15
Replies: 21
Views: 1,481
Posted By max99
With problems like this, the more details you...

With problems like this, the more details you give, the more help you are likely to get. You need to explain exactly what happens when you send/receive an email. Post the error message and it will...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 18-11-2014, 12:25
Replies: 72
Views: 4,104
Posted By max99
I did wonder where you'd managed to find these...

I did wonder where you'd managed to find these remarkable people...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 18-11-2014, 01:01
Replies: 72
Views: 4,104
Posted By max99
I'd agree with all that. I've given up trying to...

I'd agree with all that. I've given up trying to teach people even the most basic of skills. A lot of people simply aren't 'into computers', so I've always been patient with them and made excuses for...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-11-2014, 23:43
Replies: 72
Views: 4,104
Posted By max99
The machine is still infected. When you try and...

The machine is still infected. When you try and delete the nameserver entries, the malware either prevents HJT from deleting them or it brings them straight back.

At this point, you should either...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 14-11-2014, 00:31
Replies: 72
Views: 4,104
Posted By max99
Load up Internet Explorer and go into Tools /...

Load up Internet Explorer and go into Tools / Internet Options / Connection / LAN Settings. Is the option for 'Use a Proxy Server...' ticked? If so, untick it, click OK and restart the...
Forum: Sport 10-11-2014, 12:45
Replies: 3,431
Views: 135,998
Posted By max99
Interesting to see the difference in attitude...

Interesting to see the difference in attitude between the England and Wales camp. England talked about wanting to beat the All Blacks and win all four of their Autumn matches. They also talked about...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 10-11-2014, 12:21
Replies: 4
Views: 809
Posted By max99
It's nice to see such a helpful and positive...

It's nice to see such a helpful and positive post. Unfortunately, the Laws of the Forum dictate that the more time and effort you put into writing a helpful post, the more likely it is to be ignored.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 09-11-2014, 13:58
Replies: 7
Views: 1,207
Posted By max99
Chances are it's a program or malware hogging...

Chances are it's a program or malware hogging resources and causing the temporary freezing. Run Task Manager and check the Processes tab to see if you can determine the culprit. Guide...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 09-11-2014, 13:33
Replies: 2
Views: 682
Posted By max99
Follow the guide I linked to in post...

Follow the guide I linked to in post #6:

http://forums.digitalspy.co.uk/showthread.php?t=2023131
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 07-11-2014, 12:37
Replies: 8
Views: 950
Posted By max99
It's best to give the machine a good clean-up by...

It's best to give the machine a good clean-up by running several different scans (AdwCleaner, Junkware Removal Tool and Malwarebytes) and then resetting your browsers. There's a full step-by-step...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 06-11-2014, 13:42
Replies: 32
Views: 1,696
Posted By max99
OneTab ...

OneTab (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/onetab/)solves the problem for me. It's not quite as convenient as leaving all tabs open at once, but when you regularly have 50 - 100 current...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 19-10-2014, 12:53
Replies: 34
Views: 1,845
Posted By max99
Try a Factory Restore by pressing F9 as soon as...

Try a Factory Restore by pressing F9 as soon as you switch on. If F9 doesn't work, Google for the correct key for that particular model.

Also, is there a legible Windows key on a sticker underneath...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 17-10-2014, 17:00
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By max99
Try resetting Chrome (under Advanced...

Try resetting Chrome (under Advanced Settings).

If that doesn't work, delete the Chrome User and try resetting Chrome again. Ensure you backup your Bookmarks first. Any stored passwords will need to...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 17-10-2014, 16:53
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By max99
Adblock Plus is the popular...

Adblock Plus is the popular choice:

https://adblockplus.org/
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 17-10-2014, 16:22
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By max99
AdBlock or Adblock Plus...?

AdBlock or Adblock Plus...?
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 17-10-2014, 15:59
Replies: 4
Views: 856
Posted By max99
You need to learn how to use Bookmarks. This is...

You need to learn how to use Bookmarks. This is one of the most basic skills of using a browser. Without it, you're needlessly making things difficult for...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-10-2014, 16:24
Replies: 18
Views: 1,442
Posted By max99
I meant to add that one of the things I like...

I meant to add that one of the things I like about it is that it's so quick and easy to run. I've must have used it on scores of machines and never had a single issue with it (very few programs I can...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-10-2014, 16:17
Replies: 7
Views: 796
Posted By max99
Do you need to save any important files? If so,...

Do you need to save any important files? If so, that's what you need to be doing first. If not, restore the machine to factory settings by pressing Alt and F10 when you switch on (might be a...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-10-2014, 16:11
Replies: 22
Views: 1,371
Posted By max99
As asked for above, you need to tell us the make...

As asked for above, you need to tell us the make and model of the PC. This can help identify the beep codes. Also describe the beeps exactly - constant beeping; five identical beeps; one long, two...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-10-2014, 16:02
Replies: 18
Views: 1,442
Posted By max99
You're looking at it from the point of view of...

You're looking at it from the point of view of someone who knows what they are doing. People who know what they are doing will rarely need programs like AdwCleaner and Malwarebytes. It's the 'average...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 15-10-2014, 12:48
Replies: 18
Views: 1,442
Posted By max99
Sorry, but you have a strange attitude to what is...

Sorry, but you have a strange attitude to what is one of the most useful programs around. It's like someone criticising Malwarebytes because they don't know what it does and thinks that it might...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 14-10-2014, 18:22
Replies: 18
Views: 1,442
Posted By max99
It's not very often you see someone sticking up...

It's not very often you see someone sticking up for bundled extras like the Ask Toolbar.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 14-10-2014, 13:33
Replies: 18
Views: 1,442
Posted By max99
It does what it says on the tin:

It does what it says on the tin:
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 13-10-2014, 19:30
Replies: 22
Views: 1,371
Posted By max99
When you moved the PC to open it up, did you...

When you moved the PC to open it up, did you also unplug a USB wireless adapter? If so, have you plugged it back into the same USB socket?
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 13-10-2014, 13:06
Replies: 6
Views: 1,133
Posted By max99
Why would you not to begin with? If you have the...

Why would you not to begin with? If you have the choice, use a cable.
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