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One of our users recently experienced the following, surprisingly common, problem: “When I boot Windows, all I see is a blank desktop. There is no task bar or no icons are visible. I booted in Safe Mode and here everything appears as normal – what has caused this?” Cause of blank desktop issue We decided […]

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Does IE 10 update in the background? Yes, it does. Learn more about it and how to prevent pc virus

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Be careful when an unsolicited email with a link shows up in your email inbox. You must check whether the link takes you to the website that it claims it will take you. If you are careless about it, you could become the latest victim of an identity theft. Phishing scammers repeatedly use this modus […]

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Windows not recognizing device plugged into a USB port? While there are many reasons why this issue may occur, the most common reason is virus infection. Virus are programs that interfere with files and programs present on your computer. They can also make one or more USB ports unusable. If the cause of the above […]

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Here’s an issue reported by some users recently: My Internet connection frequently becomes slow for no apparent reason. The default homepage is changed to something else. I change the homepage back, but when I reopen my browser the new homepage appears instead of the default one. Multiple black pop up screens appear randomly, containing the […]

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Users often ask, “Is it possible to retrieve deleted emails?” The answer is YES. The task of retrieving deleted emails or missing files is in fact a very simple one. Anybody and everybody can do it. All you need to have is reliable data recovery software. While the range of features provided varies from software […]

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Nigerian 419 Email Scam

January 18, 2013

by smehta in PC Health

Although a 10-year old scam, many people every year fall victim to this email scam. The most common template used by scammers involves an email message stating that the sender has a large amount of money, usually in the millions of dollars, and needs help in transferring the money out of his/her country, often Nigeria. […]

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If you have never had a problem with a virus on your computer then you are one of the lucky few. Almost anyone who owns a PC will have experienced some form of virus-related problem

With over 10 years' experience in the Device Drivers and Computer Software Industry, Lee has a wealth of information to share with you in his regular blog posts....

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