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Everything posted by YoKenny1

  1. Last year I had Vista and now I have Windows 7 which was the best thing I have purchased in a long time.
  2. @ yardbird I do not run Windows Defender on my XP Pro system. I too have no Malwarebytes exclusions in WD!... I do make sure its definitions are updated through its portal: Latest definition version: 1.93.855.0 Windows Defender definitions
  3. I tried both Avira Free and full and did not like either and have settled on avast!
  4. I like Google Chrome on my XP Pro system and IE9 on my Windows 7 system. I wonder if MBAM staff compile browser usage stats for this forum?
  5. avast! is now at v5.0.677 and how long is your avast! Prof edition licence good for? avast! Pro MBAM is now v1.46
  6. Maybe you have Lucy watching over you.
  7. I'm cheap and will not spend $39.95 US ($43.25 CAD) on POCO MAIL.
  8. I agree with Crush http://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?s...st&p=245182
  9. I'm using Google Chrome v7.0.517.43 on my XP Pro system and really liking it. I have AdBlock, FastestChrome - Browse Faster (FastestFox for Chrome) extensions and Star Gazer Theme. Will now look at Speed Dial Edit: Speed Dial is very good. The Spell-Checker is an added bonus as I had to use ieSpell Internet Explorer browser extension.
  10. You will have to read the Testing Methods. I believe "Between Frames" timing is between pages.
  11. It all depends on testing method Real-World Benchmark
  12. HostsMan provides automatic update of the HOSTS file. http://www.abelhadigital.com/hostsman
  13. Please read: Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm
  14. First you need 2 licences but you can get volume discounts I believe. I would investigate system layerd protection by the use of a good HOSTS file and a HOSTS file manager like HostsMan. I use hpHosts and MVPS HOSTS files and they block much bad stuff. Please read: Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm What anti virus application is he using?
  15. I make my UAC quite bearble by having it set to Only notify me when programs try to make changes to my computer (do not dim my desktop)
  16. What I did when I received a BSOD on my XP Pro system The best thing I did was to upgrade to 1.5GB RAM on my XP Pro system.
  17. I was pretty good with a slide rule when I went to university.
  18. Yes it will but you have to add Exclusions to avast! For Windows Vista and Windows 7: C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbam.exe C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamgui.exe C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamservice.exe C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\zlib.dll C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbam.dll C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamext.dll C:\ProgramData\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\rules.ref C:\Windows\System32\drivers\mbam.sys C:\Windows\System32\drivers\mbamswissarmy.sys See: Common Issues, Questions, and their Solutions
  19. Buy more RAM. My XP Pro system with 1.5GB RAM works great.
  20. Stay home and don't work. Become a welfare recipient.
  21. Lots of work to to do. Support for Windows XP Service Pack 2 ends on July 13, 2010 http://support.microsoft.com/gp/lifean31
  22. Reading Gartner reports is about as exciting as watching paint dry.
  23. Read Slashdot News for nerds that matters. http://slashdot.org
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