Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3
Results 21 to 25 of 25

Thread: Off for a wee while

  1. #21
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    273
    Thanks (Given)
    6229
    Thanks (Received)
    3882
    Likes (Given)
    18663
    Likes (Received)
    20279

    Default Re: Off for a wee while

    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Brady View Post
    I got in touch with Microsoft definite scam,they were pleased that I reported it and will trace the source and blank it.Whilst I was talking to him he cleaned my laptop up got rid of all kinds of stuff and emptied by trash bin.
    Regards.
    Jim.B.
    ####bit risky jim letting them do anything to your laptop ......braver man than me ....but must say i am constantly getting telephone calls about my computer not working....just tell them i havnt got a computer .....and i give other cheeky to say the least comments to them ...cappy

  2. #22
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Seaforth L'Pool Merseyside
    Posts
    6,426
    Thanks (Given)
    620
    Thanks (Received)
    4507
    Likes (Given)
    8673
    Likes (Received)
    10373

    Default Re: Off for a wee while

    Cappy I am very security conscious,I knew for definite (or 99.9 %) that it was Microsoft that I was dealing with so I was prepared to go along with the deal.

    Regards.
    Jim.B.
    CLARITATE DEXTRA

  3. #23
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Sunbury Victoria Australia
    Posts
    15,949
    Thanks (Given)
    4720
    Thanks (Received)
    5271
    Likes (Given)
    52862
    Likes (Received)
    21102

    Default Re: Off for a wee while

    Quote Originally Posted by Tony Taylor View Post
    I changed from Windows XP PRO to Windows 10 last year. Biggest mistake ever, it is much harder to work with than XP, WISH i NEVER BOTHERED.
    Windows 10 I was told came into being for use on smart phones where touch screen technology makes it easier to use, not so good on a desk top computer.
    Happy daze John in Oz.

    Life is too short to blend in.

    John Strange R737787
    World Traveller

  4. Likes Doc Vernon liked this post
  5. #24
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Wirral
    Posts
    2,252
    Thanks (Given)
    1810
    Thanks (Received)
    1780
    Likes (Given)
    3087
    Likes (Received)
    4047

    Default Re: Off for a wee while

    Fully agree about XP it was an excellent operating system but the problem with using XP is - No support any more ( finished in 2014 ) therefore no more security updates or technical support and it cannot operate a lot of the new and improved software which is about these days.
    When one door closes another one shuts, it must be the wind

  6. Likes Doc Vernon liked this post
  7. #25
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Blue Mountains NSW
    Posts
    16,760
    Thanks (Given)
    20408
    Thanks (Received)
    7745
    Likes (Given)
    25631
    Likes (Received)
    17085

    Default Re: Off for a wee while

    Yes XP was I think the best Ever ,never had any worries with it!\
    Had my first Update already on this New Puter! Grrr! Anyway it was very quick so think it was just a small one !\
    Here's hoping that all will be fine
    Cheers
    Senior Member and Friend of this Website

    R697530

  8. Likes Bill Cameron liked this post
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •