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Removing fake System Protection software

If your computer has been take over with the fake System Protection software, there is a simple process for removing this program. 1. Shutdown and restart the computer 2. Press F8 repeatedly before Windows starts loading; choose Safe mode for … Continue reading

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Removing fake System Fix and Win 7 anti-virus

The System Fix fake anti-virus is a Windows program that hides all files and displays multiple fake warning messages. This fake anti-virus changes names every few weeks, using names like System Fix, Win 7, etc. This fake program is installed … Continue reading

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Fake anti-virus alert!

This week we are seeing a new fake anti-virus program that is interfering with computers everywhere. This fake anti-virus program imitates the Windows Security Center and goes by the name “System Security 2011”, “XP Internet Security 2012”, “Malware Protection”, “System … Continue reading

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FAQ: Avoiding Web Browser Problems

Most new viruses and spyware target flaws in Microsoft Internet Explorer; here’s what you can do to avoid them: Microsoft regularly issues free fixes and updates for their software. Take advantage of this by using the Windows Update feature built … Continue reading

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