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FAQ: Are you in danger: WannaCry ransomware?

WannaCry took down wide swaths of the internet over the weekend, then disappeared. Here’s what you need to know, without the hype.  

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So I don’t need to worry about it right now?

Wrong. Very wrong. This is one of those rare times when the Windows sky is falling. We already have reports from Matt Suiche of a new WannaCry variant that’s been sinkholed with 10,000 infections logged. The clones are coming, and many of them won’t be easy to stop. You have to get your Windows PC patched now.


Microsoft reveals what data Windows 10 collects from you.

 

Microsoft finally caved to the pressure to be more transparent and revealed the type of diagnostic data it collects.  Click on the picture for the details.


Not sold on Windows 10? How to hang on to Windows 7 for the long run.

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Your reasons for staying with Win7 may range from mere convenience to mental inertia to an abject fear of the Win10 info borg. Whatever your reasons for remaining with Win7, there are steps you can take right now to ensure Win7 keeps working.

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New Rules: Activating Win 10

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Microsoft is revamping how it checks if Windows is genuine. Here’s how these changes could make your life easier when setting up Windows 10.

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How to Copy n’ Paste

Too many computer users have no idea how to use Copy and Paste….if you DO know how, then share this video with those who don’t.

Click on the picture below, it will take you to a place to learn about  How to copy n’ paste. 

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