March 29th, 2005 02:12 AM
The service was called of all thing 'Network Security Service'. The file was ipcw.exe, sitting in the Windows directory. Service name was a bunch of gibberish.
But then there were a bunch of...
March 29th, 2005 12:16 AM
I have found a variant of this on my mother-in laws computer (go figure) same scenery, but this had also implanted itself as a system service. I had re-booted into safe mode to remove the service and...
March 25th, 2005 04:50 PM
Sorry to pop in at the end of this post, but some mentions were considered when setting up your router correctly you would not need a firewall.
My question is this. Is there a link that I can go...
February 28th, 2005 01:21 PM
How would I run a 'Recovery'?
I did not run a virus checker on it, I can try and do that. If the system is corrupt it is definitely 'corrupt'.
I will let you know how it goes.
February 28th, 2005 04:29 AM
Don't think so. No offense taken.
OK. I will answer these. Not at her house now. Was going back tomorrow.
1.Here is the start of problem. Upon boot-up windows comes up. Desktop...
February 28th, 2005 12:55 AM
I think that it's within specs to run XP, but the problems arose after a thunder storm. Granted she said it was off, but that doesn't protect it much from power bumps. I think I will go the replace...
February 28th, 2005 12:20 AM
Old Hewlett Packard. Running WindowsXP.
Can't say the hard drive size or memory. Cannot get system info to come up. But it's a pretty old computer.
Should I try and salvage it, or just say 'no...
February 27th, 2005 11:50 PM
I am working on my mother-in laws computer. Most of her *.lnk files have been removed from her desktop.
Also I cannot get any of the programs to run without using the 'pick a program screen'. I...
February 23rd, 2005 10:03 PM
OK. I thought that I had everything good to go, but I am always looking for ways to make sure it's safe and secure.
Yeah, if there is a car sitting outfront of my house, he's 250ft to the road and...
February 23rd, 2005 08:05 PM
I am running a linksys WRK54G.
February 23rd, 2005 06:35 PM
Hey. Still kind of a newbie here (look at post #), but check this site everyday. Great info and you guys are really informative. I have some questions that need answering.
I am setup on a linksys...
January 25th, 2005 02:35 PM
Is there a way to set-up my daughters computer on my home network, where I can have it shared and I can run it from another computer on the network?
Say to run anti-spyware, clean up folders and...