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    Solved Message that says there has been a problem and the pc need to shut down/or restart

    it says it is being blocked because of a PUP (i think that is how it was spelled) and it said i should not go any further and to go back. so what is a PUP anyway?
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    Solved Message that says there has been a problem and the pc need to shut down/or restart

    the only other pc I have is a xp computer, but it's not set up to go on line. but how do I "boot" the software on the other pc? do I upload it from here (the defender web site) first. and how do I boot the 8.1 for this pc for the off line scan. i'll be using a usb hard drive. or what ever it's...
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    Solved Message that says there has been a problem and the pc need to shut down/or restart

    more information. when it counts to 100 before it shuts down the pc, at the bottom, it has the following message: you can go to the following web site later and get more information on this problem www.kernel-security-check-failure.com but i'm a little concerned about going to this website...
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    Solved Message that says there has been a problem and the pc need to shut down/or restart

    for the last few hours I keep having the computer put a message on the screen that says there has been a problem and the pc need to shut down/or restart but it will restart the pc for me. the first time the pc just shut down with no warning. any body got any ideas what this could be.
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    windows scanner?

    yea, it keeps popping up on my screen a couple times a day and the only way to clear the screen is to restart the pc. but, does anybody know what this "windows scanner" is? is it a real windows update or just another bug?
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    Solved infection warning

    ok, thanks
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    Solved infection warning

    I just got some kind some kind of infection warning and was told to download and install something called reimage repair, how to fix problems with windows 8.1 Step 1: Download the PC repair tool Step 2: Install and launch the...
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    Solved missing software. but still there.

    my correction. after the system, which I had to have help finding, I di have 64 bit on this PC. but I still cannot get this software to do download. even though I have had it before. just don't know where it went. gonna try to look for it.
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    Solved missing software. but still there.

    tried to download it but it kept stopping and a small window would pop up on my screen saying i may need to scan my computer. well i already have that softwear needed to scan my computer, but the VLC still will not download. plus i have a 32 bit PC and the software says it's for 64 bit. don't...
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    Solved missing software. but still there.

    what I mean is this. the software to run the DVD player on my 8.1 PC is missing. I used the PC to get updates for a small DVD player I use on my XP computer because that PC is not set up to be used on line, just play games. but now the other software for the DVD in the 8.1 PC is gone. what I...
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    Solved wordpad

    it does have something called editing but it is not available. it is grayed out.
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    Solved wordpad

    anybody know how to set up the spell check (editing) on this thing. it would sure help. thank you for your time
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    Solved something popping up saying softwear bad and will delete itself

    it has come up twice but so far not a third time. if it does i'll post a screenshot if I remember to take one. not sure what the source of it is.
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    Solved something popping up saying softwear bad and will delete itself

    did it once yesterday and again 10 minutes ago. it says the 8.1 software is corrupt and all files will delete in 30 seconds. and then the clock counts backward. and when to get rid of it I get another screen pop up asking if I want to close the page, but it will not allow it. in fact the only...
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    Solved java update

    can anybody tell me what java is for and is it important? I have windows 8.1
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    Solved got download information on my screen but never seen the "from" site before

    it said it came from: D3KZ2AVBUUPQRF.NET it said it was an upgrade to windows something, and Microsoft was all over this thing and the screen. is this a valid site of fake? I did not download put had to click on "no" to clear the screen so I could write this
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    Solved malicious java scripts

    not sure. just pops out of nowhere
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    Solved malicious java scripts

    almost every day my Norton catches and stops this thing. I think it's a malicious update of some kind. is anybody else having this problem? and is there something more I can do about it other than Norton antivirus?
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    Solved virtual box software question.

    mainly WWII air combat such as IL-2 sturmovik 1946, and pacific fighters and one syfy fighter game
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    Solved virtual box software question.

    if I use this free install of virtual box to run XP as a virtual PC, will this virtual PC play my XP games? and will this work on a non-virtual 8.1 PC at the same time? I have several games that will never be upgraded to play on an OS after XP, hence the reason for the need for the XP.