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    Solved Best 3 AV packages to cure virus/Trojan infection

    1. Junkware Removal Tool 2. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 3. Trend Micro Internet Security
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    Can't get rid of virus/Malware with fresh install of Win 8

    Have you already tried download any of the following tools? AdwCleaner Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Trend Micro Internet Security
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    'Reboot and select proper Boot device. Windows 8 Help pLz

    What's the brand and model number of your computer? If you can, please also check the motherboard brand and model number as well since this step require us to know more about the BIOS / UEFI.
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    How to get rid of this security icon?

    There is a security feature in Windows that control this shield icon: User Account Control. It has 4 levels: 1. Always notify me 2. Notify me only when programs try to make changes to my computer 3. Notify me only when programs try to make changes to my computer (Do not dim my desktop) 4. Never...
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    Solved Repeated appearance of Mal. Software Removal Tool update

    Are you still experiencing the issue after a couple days? I have not experienced such issue on the mentioned KB.
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    Wander Burst on my PC. How can I remove this picture?

    If you have not yet performed anything aside from using CCleaner, you can continue with these steps: 1. Uninstall unusual programs from the Control Panel. Note: Watch out for the trick questions in malicious software (malware). There are potentially unwanted programs that trick you into...
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    Solved How to Convert GIF to PDF

    What I usually do is copy a picture (such as .gif / .jpeg) and paste / insert it on Microsoft Word - the safest application out there. Hit Save As, set the filename and change the file type to .pdf, then click Save.
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    Solved Windows 8.1 Magnifier "Freezes"

    You can start by checking the running processes or programs through the Task Manager. It is possible that a program (other than the magnifier) is taking too much system resources. Once you find out the culprit, uninstall or disable the program if you rarely use it. If you are unsure what the...
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    System Security

    Here are the things that you need to do: 1. Uninstall any 3rd-party antivirus program such as malwarebytes, avast, avg, norton, kaspersky or trend micro. 2. Press the WINDOWS and R keys on your keyboard. 3. Type services.msc on the Run window and press ENTER. 4. On the list of services, check...
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    Defender won't open in windows 8

    To explain, i'll give 2 points: 1. There are two versions of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware: a. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free does not have a real-time protection. It is only used for post-infection malware removal (meaning it is only useful once your computer is infected by a malware). b...
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    Defender won't open in windows 8

    Let me quote Malwarebytes instead of Wikipedia: "Malwarebytes Anti-Malware's industry-leading scanner detects and removes malware like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, and more." - Malwarebytes.org
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    Defender won't open in windows 8

    This is a common misconception. 'Malware' is an umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of hostile or intrusive software, including computer VIRUSES, worms, trojan horses,ransomware, spyware, adware, scareware, and other malicious programs. - Wikipedia
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    Defender won't open in windows 8

    Have you tried other antivirus software such as: Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Trend Micro Internet Security AVG Free Edition If any of the programs worked, then I recommend that you replace Windows Defender. Based on AV-TEST.org's recent lab tests, it showed that Windows Defender is less effective...
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    Solved SATA Drive Not Showing in Windows 8.1

    Good thing you figured out everything on your own. Just let us know if you have questions.
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    Windows 8.1 Suspend Issues

    When you say "suspending", is it: Sleep or Hibernate? Just to make sure we are on the same level. See the difference here: Sleep and hibernation: frequently asked questions