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  1. dakeb

    Solved websites lose log ins and passwords

    Maybe you have it set to reject cookies
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    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    It can only infect to the extent of the infected user rights
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    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    Yes it infects local drives too
  4. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    I believe it only accesses mapped network drives. When infected format the hard drive, it hides in the restore areas.
  5. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    Never ever be stupid enough to pay the ransom. If you do you are as bad as the criminals, you are financially backing their next venture. And you deserve it when they don't decrypt your files.
  6. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    Make sure you format the hdd when you wipe it, the virus hides in the restore partition.
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    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    I agree but this virus is disguised in legitimate emails from people you know or companies you deal with
  8. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    The .exe files are hidden in .zip files or disguised as a .pdf file, but when you click on it, it is an .exe file and too late.
  9. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    If you get a suspect email, is there a way of analysing the attachment for cryptolocker without getting infected?
  10. dakeb

    convert nas drive from FAT32 to NTFS

    I have copied all data onto my other NAS drive. It's just 200Gb backups of old pc c: drives over the past ten years, not live data. I can format it now.
  11. dakeb

    Solved How do I stop metro from showing up?

    download the app classicstart8
  12. dakeb

    Solved New Laptop: MP3's Not Playing

    Go to www.windows8codecs.com or Download K-Lite Codec Pack and download the codec pack
  13. dakeb

    convert nas drive from FAT32 to NTFS

    Yea. I guess without backing it up to another drive I could create a ntfs partition and move files across? Expanding the ntfs as the fat32 shrinks.
  14. dakeb

    Solved New Laptop: MP3's Not Playing

    try an mp3 file that you know works, try ripping one from a cd if you don't have one.
  15. dakeb

    convert nas drive from FAT32 to NTFS

    Hi, Anyone know how to convert an old FAT32 NAS drive to NTFS without losing the data on it? convert z: /fs:ntfs gives error message cannot convert network drive ta
  16. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    Important stuff is also synced to the cloud, but an infected NAS would be an irritation.
  17. dakeb

    Beware: CryptoLocker Virus

    One reason why I only store programmes on the pc and access all data off NAS drives. A factory reset sees off any virus.
  18. dakeb

    For Non US citizens -- LET's DUMP Halloween

    I remember celebrating Halloween when I was a kid in England the 1960s, so it's been a tradition here for over fifty years. We didn't knock on doors though.
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    Solved No Hotlinking Icon

    Seems to be working normally now
  20. dakeb

    Solved No Hotlinking Icon

    I won't upgrade tapatalk 2 out of principal seeing as the upgrade takes you from a premium version to a free one with ads. So I will wait, thanks.