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Old 12-12-2007, 01:28 PM
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Originally Posted by southernlady5464 View Post
After re-reading the post linked in the OP, I agree with step one and two but anything after step 3 needs to be handled under the watchful eye of someone skilled in these matters like an ASAP member at one of the forums designed to handle these.

Please, UNLESS you are trained as an ASAP member or in IT, do not attempt step 3 forward on your own. You CAN mess up your computer. Liz
Yes, one of the nervous-making bits I mentioned....
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Old 12-12-2007, 06:23 PM
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Originally Posted by njkate View Post
Hmmm very good info
I wonder If I protected myself enough
I use Norton Anti Virus and Spyware Doctor
Spyware Doctor is good, I would highly recommend getting rid of Norton, it's been a useless pile of garbage for quite a few years now, puts a large load on your system, slows it down, and can cause no end of problems. Stay away from Macafee as well.
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