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Somehow a program was installed called "Windows Beta"!

  1. #11


    Found the source!

    About | WinBeta


    THEN IT IS AVIRUS!! (sorry about my statement that it wasn't)

    It gives Email address to use but they are fakes

    Hope some expert out there can help me.

    That Old Fart

    Will be 85 14/02/14

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  2. #12


    This is the exception report when the ON-screen page appears.

    Any Clues?



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  3. #13

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    64-bit Windows 10


    You might see if doing a system restore using a restore point dated before you had this issue may be able to help.

    System Restore - How to Do in Windows 8
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  4. #14



    I will try & let you know how it works!

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  5. #15

    Win Beta



    An update was downloaded & the WinBeta program showed up in the available programs to load.

    I clicked on the tile & uninstalled it!

    It IS GONE!!

    I don't understand what went on & I don't care!

    On the 14th of this month I will be 85!

    That Old Fart!
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  6. #16

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    64-bit Windows 10

    Great news, and an early happy B-day.
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