Recent content by Barrymore

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    Computer keeps on dying.

    Technician said it could be my wall plug and I should plug PC in somewhere else.
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    Computer keeps on dying.

    No load shedding. I've had the PC on for over a week and no problems so far.
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    Computer keeps on dying.

    This problem occurs in three different ways. 1. Dead. Nothing lights up when on switch is activated. 2. Switch off the mains at the wall for 10 minutes. It will then switch on in that the blue and red light at the switch lights up. On screen "no signal. Will go into standby mode shortly."...
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    Connection to storage server failed.

    The problem appears to be resolved. Thank you to all.
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    Connection to storage server failed.

    what is my hosting ticket? OK I have learnt what it means. I now have a ticket no. BJL - 921 - 37256.
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    Connection to storage server failed.

    I get the above message every time I try to log into my emails. Help needed desperately.
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    Google Chrome- "Your connection is not private"

    and loose my e-mail address!
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    Google Chrome- "Your connection is not private"

    Are you suggesting that Afrihost will eventually correct the problem from their side?
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    Google Chrome- "Your connection is not private"

    Trying to connect to Afrihost to view my e-mails I get the above message with "Attackers might be trying to steal your info." Typing in "" the url states "not secure" and https is crossed out. This does not happen using internet explorer. Even googling www afrihost. com then...
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    How can a folder be called an application?

    Occasionally I get up in the morning and find my monitor on when it should be sleeping. I immediately check if any applications are running in task manager. This morning "Libraries" folder was displayed, a few weeks ago "movies" folder was displayed. Libraries is a folder in Windows 7 which...
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    Program sizes not shown.

    Windows 7 - I need to make space on my hard drive but "uninstall programs" in Control panel shows most of the programs without its size shown so I have no idea which ones take up the most space so I can decide which to uninstall. Is there any way I can view the sizes of all the installed programs?
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    Unable to remove program from my PC.

    I cannot uninstall or delete this Reimage program. I have deleted individual files but there are two that I cannot delete, namely, reiguard.exe and reisystem.exe. The attached image shows what comes up when I try to uninstall this rubbish.
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    Bell cordless phone/answer machine puzzle.

    I bought this item a few weeks ago so there should be no problems. Today on my mother's birthday I called all day and got a beep, beep sound each time. I assumed she was busy on her phone. I later was told that she had been trying to phone me all day and could not get through. Finally I...
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    Monitor regularly wakes up during the night.

    Generally this problem is blamed on a new mouse or some other new hardware. The newest hardware I have is my monitor which is six months old. This problem started two weeks ago and I have not installed any new software. So can someone please suggest what could be causing this?
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    Ramsonware query.

    My free Panda antivirus displayed a message relating to Ransomware. There was an option to "fix now" but it also stated that my present version could not sort out the problem, that I needed an upgraded version. I do not know if this was a message resulting from a genuine threat or if it was...