Tag Archives: antivirus

Using VMware to Run Software When Windows 10 Won’t

A previous post discusses my efforts to use VirtualBox to run software that ran fine in Windows 10 — until, one day, something (a Windows 10 update, apparently) caused that software not to run anymore. Unfortunately, the VirtualBox effort also ran … Continue reading

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Smartphone Newbie’s Extensive Guide to TracFone Samsung Galaxy Core Prime S820

I was looking for an entry-level, pay-as-you-go smartphone. This post describes the process I went through in choosing and setting up the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime S820L smartphone from Walmart. This post includes some descriptions of my own learning and experiences, … Continue reading

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Chrome Virus: “Recommended That You Update Java”

I was using Google’s Chrome browser. Suddenly I got a popup that said this: The page at 69.162.91.234 says: It is recommended that you update Java to the latest version to view this page. Please update to continue. A quick … Continue reading

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Virus: Teebik (Many Queens)

I was working along in Windows 7, minding my own business, when suddenly I found myself accosted by numerous beautiful cartoon women. This was a separate window running under Google Chrome, which I had open at the time.  The URL said … Continue reading

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