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  • Struggle with intel AMT/vPro (ME7) on windows 7 machines.
    Basically, the whole software crashes when trying to configure the AMT profile onto the device (the last step of the process). I'm running the SCS (weird since the last version seems to be .139) package and it's the only version I was able to find (on since intel did not have an archive of this software (Why??), and before that, I had to deal with weird issues concerning time sync with... - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • Hiren's Boot CD vs MediCat?
    You can find it on now. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Trying Scrolling and Printscreen Sharex on, a few questions.
    I noticed I had to increase the scroll count from 20 to like 100 to have it capture the entire scroll of BUT in 2 attempts of when I looked at the resulting scrolled image it showed some URL's on the screen that were not there. Prob will happen to you. See image below. This also happens if I just hit printscreen. It saves the image and shows the URL's like below. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • A virus blocked my access to certain antivirus websites and I also have a bitcoin miner virus runnning in the background. Need help.
    Instead of going to antivirus sites can you go to say or to download antivirus software, try Avast and do a boot time scan. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • My Explorer.exe keeps crashing
    Perhaps run an Offline Scan with Windows Defender and maybe some stand alone scanner like ADWCleaner from - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Linux for T42
    The beauty of XPize is that it doesn't take resources as it replaces system files or patches them. I think you can still find it on (and the framework is still available on MS (but it's better to choose the redistributable version, because I'm not sure the servers are still running for the web version). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Sorry if i post in the wrong section need help for your one stop shopping place for free and paid for utilities. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • virus
    Go to for a plethora of stand alone scanning utilities. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Computer Virus
    You can go to and download a plethora of different scanning utilities until you are blue in the face if you want (don't install multiple virus scanning programs though .. Like AVAST!, Kaskpersky, Whatever .. Just use the stand alone scanners). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Just bought a pc. I have windows defender only. What other app should I get to prevent A Virus. Heard Norton was really bad.
    There are a few freeware programs such as SpyBot and SpywareBlaster that are useful to limit outside access to your PC and give you more options if something slips past Windows Defender. You can browse at for others. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Possible COM surrogate virus for your one stop shopping place for virus/malware/junk file clean up. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • am i missing any add-on? any suggestion?
    If you really don't want to life without that bit of security you can try a scanner called ClamAV. If you fear for ransomware you can still find the latest (uncontinued) version for RansomFree (link to a blogpost) on majorgeeks. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Windows 10 downloads display driver even though I disabled 3rd party driver updates
    I downloaded the Windows Update Hide Tool (from, Microsoft's site showed error 404 - file not found), and now everything works. Thanks for suggesting this tool! - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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