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by burger2227
Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fake Windows update email installs ransomware on PCs
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Fake Windows update email installs ransomware on PCs

Fake Windows update email installs ransomware on PCs Researchers from Trustwave’s SpiderLabs discovered the spam emails, which come with an 'Install Latest Microsoft Windows Update now!' or 'Critical Microsoft Windows Update!’ subject line. Microsoft, of course, doesn’t send out Windows updates thr...
by burger2227
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

For the first time in many months my laptop woke up quickly today and the Chrome browser responded well without having to restart it! Taskbar is not hiding at the moment however... Try Windows key and then left click mouse away from taskbar and start menu tiles. I have delayed the 1909 upgrade and ...
by burger2227
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

How to get the Windows 10 November 2019 Update Beginning today, November 12, the November Update is available for customers seeking to install the latest release. If you are ready to install the update, open your Windows Update settings (Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update) and select Che...
by burger2227
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Are arcade games possible in QB? [answered]
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Are arcade games possible in QB?

That is why I posted those programs
by burger2227
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Are arcade games possible in QB? [answered]
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Are arcade games possible in QB?

The Function records every key press code position into the keyflags% array as -1 or 0 if the key was released so reading certain key codes will tell if those keys were pressed, even more than one to move diagonally for instance. Codes above 127 are release codes: FUNCTION ScanKey% (scancode%) STATI...
by burger2227
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser to be generally available January 15, 2020 The Release Candidate includes the new Collections feature that has been part of the preview builds of Edge, and which is designed to help users more easily amass web content and export that content into Word and Exc...
by burger2227
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Are arcade games possible in QB? [answered]
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Re: Are arcade games possible in QB?

INP(&H60) can be read into an array to do multiple key operations as demonstrated in the ping pong program here: http://www.qb64.net/wiki/index-php/INP/
by burger2227
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?
Replies: 9
Views: 8210

Re: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?

What happens after Windows 7's retirement? Nothing immediately. The operating system will continue to work or not, as it did or didn't, for each user the day before support retirement. That's important to remember, if only because some still don't - assuming that after midnight on Jan. 14, 2020 , t...
by burger2227
Sat Oct 26, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Uninstalling KB4515384 stopped BSOD errors! All updates after 10/10 appear to cause problems! Below is what Windows Update wants to install on 10/30/2019 https://i.postimg.cc/rs2m99np/screenshot-160.png Apparently KB4512508 installed on 10/24/2019 without a BSOD problem: https://i.postimg.cc/1ttcQy...
by burger2227
Thu Oct 24, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Laptop woke up with no IP Network, had to reboot. Still no WIFI, rebooted router Then BSOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Control Panel Installed updates do not match updates listed in Windows Update: https://i.postimg.cc/nz2wSc1D/screenshot-159.png https://i.postimg.cc/vTPFVfFk/screenshot-152.png 10/16 update ...
by burger2227
Tue Oct 22, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

BSOD problem appears once or twice per day...one double and one single error message Windows Update still says that 2 uninstalled updates were still updated Windows 10 KB4520062 Update May Break Microsoft Defender ATP Microsoft says that Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) might sto...
by burger2227
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images stored on photobucket are not hot-linkable
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Re: Images stored on photobucket are not hot-linkable

PhotoBucket screwed us by forcing us to pay to share images online which was FREE FOR YEARS. 1) They stopped all image sharing without a payment of hundreds of dollars 2) When that did not work, they allowed images with PhotoBucket overlays 3) They blurred photos for people with over 1000 shared ima...
by burger2227
Thu Oct 17, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Laptop had first Blue Screen Of Death at noon today, did not show in program below:

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by burger2227
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2,500 More MS-DOS Games Playable at the Archive
Replies: 1
Views: 366

2,500 More MS-DOS Games Playable at the Archive

2,500 More MS-DOS Games Playable at the Archive Another few thousand DOS Games are playable at the Internet Archive ! Since our initial announcement in 2015, we’ve added occasional new games here and there to the collection, but this will be our biggest update yet, ranging from tiny recent independ...
by burger2227
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Laptop blue screen after wake up and Chrome restart. SUDDEN REBOOT THREE TIMES Windows 10 Start menu problems: We'll fix them in late October, says Microsoft Early last week, some users began reporting that the KB4524147 security update was causing printer problems , while others said they were see...
by burger2227
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 1703 is Now End of Service, No More Security Updates When a Windows version becomes out of service, Microsoft will no longer fix any bugs found in that version or release security updates that fix new vulnerabilities that are discovered. As of October 8th, 2019, users running consumer, e...
by burger2227
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

With Windows Virtual Desktop, the bad old days are coming back In the last few weeks, Microsoft rolled out Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) . If you have a fast internet connection to an Azure region, you can run your desktop off Azure today. Maybe you’re OK with your business running on cloud-based W...
by burger2227
Mon Oct 07, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 152
Views: 74266

Re: Windows 10 news

Laptop taskbar still refuses to hide, Issue Reports close numerous times before entry... Windows 10 KB4524147 Update May Cause Boot and Printing Issues The reality is that this update is a hot mess of confusion, the description of what it fixes was worded poorly, and nobody has any idea whether thi...
by burger2227
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?
Replies: 9
Views: 8210

Re: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?

Microsoft to make Windows 7 Extended Security Updates available to all business users Beginning December 1, 2019 , small-and-midsize businesses (SMBs) also will be able to purchase ESUs if they are not going to be ready to get off Windows 7 as of January 14, 2020, which is the date Microsoft will e...