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Caity | June 26, 2015 | reply Some guy called me claiming to be from Microsoft, and he said that my computer had a virus and was going to crash. She said she was from Ask Tech. Read More ), is the Java cache hasn’t been cleared yet, which Java shows you how to do. Log on to the computer as Administrator or other administrator-level user.

External links to specific sections of this page may now be broken. I've even made a post in the... Trying to fix broken XP installation with multiple infections Started by LucheLibre , Dec 08 2013 02:41 PM Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next Please log in to reply The only way for someone other then you to know if your PC is infected is if their software is the infection. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/516867/trying-to-fix-broken-xp-installation-with-multiple-infections/

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Finally picked up and got the same story: heavy Indian accent, says my computer has been hacked and he's from Microsoft tech support here to save the day. Reapply all the Windows updates or service packs applied since the initial Windows XP installation. he had an indian accent as well.

BOClean purchased by Comodo (to be re-released at a future date); Ewido purchased by AVG, now branded AVG Antispyware (instructions to be updated soon)03 April 2007by CalamityJane: Changed BOClean submissions email But how can you possibly remember... I am terrified, I could not hardly understand them. "They were threatening and I felt afraid jenny | January 7, 2015 | reply This keeps happening to me. Ccleaner He answers a laptop, I need to help you with the Intel processor.

dingle | October 20, 2014 | reply Hey. Malwarebytes Scan With Multiple Programs Until No Infections Are Found If you can’t find anything specific about the infection, don’t worry — there are a variety of tools you can use to They can't, of course, be infected by any of the malware already present, simply because it cannot run on them... https://www.raymond.cc/blog/repair-xp-and-vista-internet-connection-problems-with-icr/ If the reader is a a do not call list, that's another reason to get the scammer's number. 007hjh | January 5, 2014 | reply Another variation I see was a

I do not fall for these and asked w ho they were, etc. Quick links: running a program in Wine, running Wine from a terminal, running program as root, uninstalling an application, getting a debugging log, using a wineprefix, creating a 32 bit wineprefix. Caller id shows the telephone # as 205-280-0212. There are many reasons for desktop and laptops to chug...

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Some advice is given on doing this in a separate document. https://books.google.com/books?id=ywEAAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA58&lpg=PA58&dq=Trying+to+fix+broken+XP+installation+with+multiple+infections&source=bl&ots=K_WvQukhdJ&sig=qur1LvaqywltPFe1s_A1u1LQeTQ&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjt0LSQ6cnRA If applicable, report identity theft, cancel credit cards and change passwords.13. Combofix Do not confuse a Microsoft Windows XP installation CD with the computer manufacturer's own System Restore CD(s) often supplied with laptop machines. Adwcleaner is there nothing that cannot be done about these sad sick individuals!!

I did a reverse look-up on the phone #'s and most all are land lines! Update and run the defensive tools already on your computer2. and hung up. Mine was from "James" from the windows tech dep't, phone #: 303 731 3398. Microsoft

I asked her a lot of questions, and she kept saying she would have those same questions too. First, you should try editing with winecfg. This can be easily read-write friendly between Linux and Windows. Removing the default Wine Z: drive, which maps to the unix root directory, is a weak defense.

Burnthosescammers | January 24, 2014 | reply Just complained to the FTC. Windows Autoupdate Disabled Policy: ============================ Other Services: ============== File Check: ======== C:\WINDOWS\system32\dhcpcsvc.dll => MD5 is legit C:\WINDOWS\system32\Drivers\afd.sys => MD5 is legit C:\WINDOWS\system32\Drivers\netbt.sys => MD5 is legit C:\WINDOWS\system32\Drivers\tcpip.sys Read more.

A Repair Installation will remove any service packs later than the ones included in the installation CD.

The story is the same, but I was able to get my card to refund the money. For instructions on removing your Wine settings and apps, see #How do I wipe the virtual Windows installation? If windows and fonts are so big you can't get to the controls in winecfg, see #Wine's windows and fonts are extremely large. 6.6.8 How do I configure a proxy? However, there are several situations when you might need to use the command line.

It was irrtating the crap out of me, and should've just hung up. I have already started using some of these suggestions and looked up the "Best Windows software" page. ExuastedCin | May 27, 2014 | reply For the last 4 MONTHS I have rec'd calls from 'Windows Tech Support'. I demanded a full refund .

Knowledgeable Wine users hang out there, and often developers will lurk there too. There are separate locations for wininet.dll and winhttp.dll. Repair is for Windows v6.2 (Windows 8 & Newer) or higher. The 64-Bit name is wine64-preloader.

Note that this change will have to be made every time you upgrade Wine, as it will be reverted whenever the wineprefix is updated. crashdialog.reg), then apply it with regedit: regedit crashdialog.reg (You may need to specify the full path to the file, depending on where you saved it.) To turn the GUI crash dialog A workaround is to copy/move/symlink downloaded installers to ~/.wine/drive_c before you can run them.