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Recent content by A Bit Annoyed

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    Malwarebytes update

    I have Windows 8.1 and have Malwarebytes premium installed. It has been asking me to update to its latest version but whenever I click to allow it, nothing happens. It simply does nothing and there box goes off the screen. I have tried to download off Malwarebytes site but when I click to...
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    HP ENVY 5530 Scanning Issues

    My Dad uses this printer with a Windows 10 laptop. When he scans, the image which comes up is readable, but covered in thin green,blue and purple stripes. He says the menu options which come up are not "preview" as normal, but something else (he couldn't remember) . Can anyone advise on a fix...
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    Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

    Hi, My daughter's phone is constantly giving a message saying there is insufficient internal storage. She has moved what she can to the SD card and is trying to back up all her phone files to the PC, although it keeps saying there was an error during back up. This has started since an update to...
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    [Solved] Error message: System error

    I uninstalled WPS Office. Looks like it was a pre-installed app. Dad hasn't complained since I took it off, so I hope that has cured the problem.
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    [Solved] Error message: System error

    Thanks for advice, I will have a look at this as soon as I can. Is WPS Office a threat?
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    [Solved] Error message: System error

    Hi. My dad has a new laptop which is running Windows 10. Since I have read him the riot act about randomly on Pop Ups, he now tells me when anything appears on his screen. He rang me tonight to tell me he occasionally gets a Pop Up when he is on his e mails which say " System registry error...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    All done. Huge improvement. Thanks for all your help and advice. So grateful
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    Hi, System is running great. Still not as quick at loading as my Windows 8.1 desktop, but it's not going to be!!!!
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    Hi, Once Avira is up and running, the system seems to be running a lot quicker. Google Chrome would often take a while to load up, but there doesn't seem to be much waiting time now. Also, the "not responding" pauses haven't occurred since yesterday. It is a huge improvement. Really, really...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    C:\Program Files (x86)\pandasecuritytb\dtUser.exe a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Visicom.C potentially unwanted application cleaned by deleting C:\Program Files (x86)\pandasecuritytb\pandasecurityDx.dll a variant of Win32/Toolbar.Visicom.B potentially unwanted application cleaned by deleting...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    Here's the OTL log All processes killed ========== OTL ========== Registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{3BD44F0E-0596-4008-AEE0-45D47E3A8F0E}\ deleted successfully. Registry key...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    OTL Extras logfile created on: 26/03/2016 19:09:05 - Run 1 OTL by OldTimer - Version 3.2.69.0 Folder = C:\Users\Maize\Downloads 64bit- Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (Version = 6.1.7601) - Type = NTWorkstation Internet Explorer (Version = 9.11.9600.18230) Locale: 00000809 | Country...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    OTL Extras logfile created on: 26/03/2016 19:09:05 - Run 1 OTL by OldTimer - Version 3.2.69.0 Folder = C:\Users\Maize\Downloads 64bit- Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (Version = 6.1.7601) - Type = NTWorkstation Internet Explorer (Version = 9.11.9600.18230) Locale: 00000809 | Country...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    OTL logfile created on: 26/03/2016 19:09:05 - Run 1 OTL by OldTimer - Version 3.2.69.0 Folder = C:\Users\Maize\Downloads 64bit- Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (Version = 6.1.7601) - Type = NTWorkstation Internet Explorer (Version = 9.11.9600.18230) Locale: 00000809 | Country: United...
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    [Solved] Laptop running very slow

    Fix result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (x64) Version:05-03-2016 01 Ran by Maize (2016-03-26 15:25:19) Run:1 Running from C:\Users\Maize\Downloads Loaded Profiles: Maize (Available Profiles: Maize & Angel) Boot Mode: Normal ============================================== fixlist content...
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