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    yahoo suddenly search engine-want ''windows' back..

    PS WHEN i got ''google'' i thought that became my ''browser'' ... i don't use I..E. at all .. ii know i have a browser but how to find which one is what i'm confused about ...sorrry for being so 'dense' ! PPS: WENT TO GOOGLE MENU /SETTINGS - SHOWING 'GOOGLE CHROME AS MY DEFAULT BROWSER -
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    yahoo suddenly search engine-want ''windows' back..

    ========= oh my gosh now get it no-not using I.E. how do i find out what my browser is - ?
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    yahoo suddenly search engine-want ''windows' back..

    -=----------- went ''settings' (google menu) shows google is default browser- it was always set like that but now i'm gettiing bing or yahoo as 'search engine' area
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    yahoo suddenly search engine-want ''windows' back..

    ---------------------------- yes! it was google for search in the past ! went to google menu upper rite screen -settings but showing bing !!
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    yahoo suddenly search engine-want ''windows' back..

    hello - how do i get my www. windows search engine back - how did i lose it and end up with YaHOO -- don't like it ....thanks :o
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    win 8 updates-what's gone now?

    it's ok i'd rather be 'warned & educated' - you're not scaring me ! thanks again so very much !
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    win 8 updates-what's gone now?

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    win 8 updates-what's gone now?

    ok just checked it's set to the highest (to notify me, etc) so i'm relatively ok using 8 until i can do 8.1 update? have McAvee Internet Security program + 2 spywares -not running but i do check 2x daily ... many thanks
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    win 8 updates-what's gone now?

    Thanks for your reply - what is ''UAC'' and how do i turn it 'up '' ? thanks in advance
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    win 8 updates-what's gone now?

    WIN 8/ 64 bit/Lenovo PC until i can do the 8.1 update (and it's now 1/20/16) - will i get any ''updates' or is win 8 now w/o any 'protection'. For whatever it's worth: I do have mcAvee Internet Security System and two maleware programs I do not click on any hyperlinks within emails...
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    Windows Update KB3095108-important?

    Hi Win 8/64 bit ... how necessary is this update? i get notices but choose what i install - thanks in advance" KB3095108 Updated APN database entry for Transatel (France, Worldwide) network for Windows 8.1 and Windows 8
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    8.1 update: thank you all for your help -please read

    ------- Thank you for the advice - much appreciated !! ;)
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    8.1 update: thank you all for your help -please read

    ---------------------------- Morning - thank you for your kind words - i'm 'functioning ' right now on 'auto-pilot,' i'm sure ... i use Chrome, don't even launch IE. Would you recommend installing FireFox as a browser ''back-up'' ? i know not to launch both at same time. right now 'll hold...
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    8.1 update: thank you all for your help -please read

    been writing for help updating from 8 to 8.1 for quite a while -and those of you who have kindly tried to help me know I have been so tenuous about it ... but now the sudden death wednesday a.m.of my husband has changed things - i'm afraid to try the update in case things wouldn't go smoothly...
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    win 8 to 8.1 =why so many problems ?

    currently have win 8/64 bit/pc Someone pointed out to me that 8.1 is an 'update' of win 8 and not an 'upgrade'..''just an update that happens to take longer ...the 'reminder-banner' i get frequently states (1) one can 'continue to work' on one's computer while 8.1 is being dowloaded; (2) no...
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    update 8 to 8.1 ..will i need ''product key' info?

    ----------------------- FOR what 'that' would cost i might as well just get a new PC with 8.1 installed - my PC is a good 3=-4 yrs old anyway... what i don't understand is that 8.1 is allegedly an 'update' to Win 8 (not an 'upgrade' program) so why are so many having post-install problems after...
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    update 8 to 8.1 ..will i need ''product key' info?

    ---------------------------------- i confused you - i meant - would the key be 'showing' if i loaded the Driver Pack so i could write it down ...and with the USB i made you are saying the 'key' would only be visible only if i use the USB to do a 'restore' .... ok i'll just have to hope the 8.1...
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    update 8 to 8.1 ..will i need ''product key' info?

    ----------- can't argue with that logic - i do have Lenovo Wn 8 drivers pac V1 ...if i load it will 'key' be displayed anywhere? could i 'hurt' anything by loading it !? also have the UBS backup i made of Win. also - anywhere on 'that' showing 'key' ? thanks again
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    update 8 to 8.1 ..will i need ''product key' info?

    --------------------- OK FOUND it - thanks so much - but still ....will i have to type-in the 'key' to finish the installation of 8.1 ? or is it on a case by case situation ? (and thus, better to have in 'just in case?)... thanks again
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    update 8 to 8.1 ..will i need ''product key' info?

    ------------------------------------------ SORRY tried to understand it all and i'm too confused .... i saw the 'steps' but still don't know if i'll have to have use my OEM key ... the retail store did my install and set up.... that's all i know... i have win. 8 (NOT PRO) I know that much...
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