Category Archives: Windows

Free ransomware decryptors/data recovery tools

These are by no means the only ones available but having prior experiences with these companies’ products recommendation integrity is high. Qihoo 360 claims to be the first security vendor to release a data/file recovery tool against WannaCry/WanaCrypt0r. The article is … Continue reading

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WanaCrypt0r 2.0: Worst Ransomware epidemic yet

When Microsoft releases a security update for WindowsXP know that things are bad. Among the best information I’ve read comes from the Avast blog as it’s condensed and concise enough to be downright interesting. What does MS have to say? … Continue reading

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InfoWorld » A free, almost foolproof way to check for malware

InfoWorld » A free, almost foolproof way to check for malware Shout out to Todd for bringing this one to light. A great way to check and clean for malware against over 50 virus databases. Flash is required to watch the … Continue reading

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6 multitasking tips to be more productive on Windows 10 | Windows Central

6 multitasking tips to be more productive on Windows 10 | Windows Central Although most of us will use Windows 10 at home before work it can’t hurt to familiarize yourself with it’s productivity tools and features. Windows Central has … Continue reading

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[Updated 12-17-2015] 360 Total Security versus Glary Utilities: Battle of the 1-click cleaners? Not really.

[Updated 12-17-2015: ZDNet has published a first-impressions review of this product which is worth checking out.] This is not the most equal comparison since each program does not perform the exact, same function. 360 Total Security is a highly rated antivirus … Continue reading

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Don’t want mandatory Windows 10 updates? Microsoft has a tool to block some | Windows Central

Don’t want mandatory Windows 10 updates? Microsoft has a tool to block some | Windows Central This isn’t a total fix but more of a workaround. For us in the pre-Windows 10 crowd, who are picky about what Windows does … Continue reading

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How to upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 | Windows Central

How to upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 | Windows Central Windows 7 users migrating to 10, the start is just days away! Here is more great information from Windows Central you should familiarize yourself with BEFORE the upgrade.

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