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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago bernardz Its too annoying with its security check also it looks too much like a commercial sting. The other site you gave us looks better - haveibeenpwned view
Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago SkiddMarx

at least haveibeenpwned tells you which breach resulted in your data being compromised, so you know which passwords to change...

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago redstick

Thanks! Nice and quick. Another arrow in the security quiver. (complaints because it LOOKS funny? Huh!).

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago abrandt

Ron: Appreciate this article... have implemented: 1. BreachAlarm... 2. Ultra High Security Password Generator by Steve Gibson... 3. haveibeenpwned.

Thank you.

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago pratomorone

Interesting...however, haveibeenpwned notified me today that one of the addresses I have (this site says it had not been hacked) was hacked on Linkedin back in 2012. Best part, I believe, is that I have never been a member of linkedin. Whom are you to believe?

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago Geert

>> haveibeenpwned notified me today that one of the addresses I have was hacked on Linkedin back in 2012.
>> Best part, I believe, is that I have never been a member of linkedin.
Whoohahahaha... LOL :-))

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago Chris Caven

Only the FREE BreachAlarm Watchdog service does "not include full details of the breach".

Email Watchdog Pricing
https://breachalarm.com/watchdog

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago Chris Caven

This Gizmo article hasn't given you any site other than BreachAlarm --- only the comments/replies therein have mentioned alternatives.

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago MidnightCowboy

The moderators have removed several comments from this thread relating to pricing. The article is not about tracking potential hacks but checking them which is free as stated. Other than that, their pricing structure for additional services is clear enough.

The only comment I would make is that all of my own passwords/emails have been hacked according to them on the same day which seems a little odd. :) Still, as ever we bring stuff to the masses we hope will be both interesting and useful. If you feel this isn't, there is plenty more to see on other pages without slagging off the editor for features he never promoted in the first place. MC - Site Manager.

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago bernardz http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/220-million-hacked-accounts-your... view
Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago Chris Caven

I see you meant this site rather than this article. Thanks for the link.

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago Mike C

I checked 3 of my email addresses and my daughter's email and was informed that no hacks had taken place. Nothing was pushed at me. Thanks for giving me just a modicum of comfort. I will say that, in large part, I credit Sandboxie with favorable results with this and other sites that check the varieties of online security. Thanks, Rob

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Are Your Hacked Details Circulating On The Internet? 4 years 2 months ago SoftwareBabe

The site told me that I was a ROBOT, but I think it is because I am behind a VPN and it sees the DNS of the VPN server. THERE IS NO WAY I WILL GIVE MY REAL IP SO EVERYONE CAN TRACK ME. No thanks. The moment you allow them access to your real IP, you are done for.

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Are You Impressed with Google Assistant in Allo? 3 years 10 months ago theunsfvo

Beats WhatsApp hands down, much more feature rich and handy to use in everyday live and while conversing with others WITHOUT leaving you chat screen...

Now it is just a matter of getting all you contacts to start using Allo so you can ditch the old school apps out there.

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Are You Impressed with Google Assistant in Allo? 3 years 10 months ago Panzer

Edward Snowden Warns, Whatever You Do, Don't Use Google Allo:

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-09-25/edward-snowden-warns-whatever-y...

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Are You Impressed with Google Assistant in Allo? 3 years 10 months ago Jojo Yee Thanks for the link Panzer. Allo has an option for incognito chats which may be a good choice, like the way you do in Chrome with incognito browsing. view
Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago pvilan

Thanks Rob!
Glad to know Chrome supports HTTP/2.

Regards
Peter

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Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago Bruce_Fraser

Just tried the current versions of Firefox and Internet Explorer. They both work, too.

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Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago wanderinwoodsman

Excellent article. I use Chrome to stay current, these short concise articles are why I donate every so often to this site. I hope more readers do also.

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Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago MidnightCowboy Thank you wanderinwoodsman, we appreciate your support. :) MC - Site Manager. view
Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago Gil Mensch

On my Win 8.1 box, HTTP2 is NOT supported on IE 11.0.9600.18321, which should be the current version. Happily, I virtually never use IE. I just wanted to see how it would do on this test.

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Are You Getting The Most From Your Browser With HTTP/2? 4 years 2 months ago toktok

Opera is also supported.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago David Roper

Updates to Win 7 and 8 - if they add spying - are going to be a MAJOR reason that I move to a distro of Linux. I am on Win 7 now and already my HDD light stays on 99% of the time for some reason. I have deleted Apple's Bonjour but that didn't do it.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago crosseyedlemon

Once again Vic is doing some great research for us. Personally I think spying is only going to become more pervasive in the future. The real issue isn't the spying itself but the lack of transparency of those engaged in it. Companies like Microsoft that refuse to be up front about their data collecting are only going to succeed in driving away potential customers as David Roper has indicated.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago vandamme

Hasta la Vista, Microsoft! Gizmo has the answer right here:

http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/moving-windows-linux-right-choice-you.htm

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago MikeR

Microsoft under its new much-lauded Chief Executive seems determined to get itself black-listed by every computer owner who values their privacy as a right, not a luxury. The Redmond outfit is still attempting to paper over the deceit of pushing out "critical updates" that existed only to assist Microsoft in placing stuff on your computer to promote Windows 10. Friends in the US tell me that Redmond has so far only escaped sanction because it was punting something-for-free, not paid-for -- but that it still isn't out of the woods where that deception was concerned. If it is the case that the company is now seeking to amass data to which it is not reasonably and legitimately entitled, then Microsoft's stockholders need to be ridding themselves of the new man at the top -- and a darn sight quicker than Balmer was de-throned. Ultimately, it's Microsoft's stock price which will suffer as many another follows David Roper's example and decides that if Microsoft is guilty of spying on its customers, then it doesn't deserve any customers, any more.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago greyman

I am in total agreement with that. If I find it to be true that updates marked as critical are indeed "phoning home", without full disclosure on the part of MS, I would think that organizing a boycott of Microsoft Windows 10 would be in order.
I have never organized a global boycott before, but I learned from the best, and I think it might work. Depends whether anyone comes up with proof that MS is spying in this rather creepy way.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago vandamme

You forgot the NSA back doors. I'm an American, and have nothing to hide. But I still run an open source operating system, not Windows or Apple. Bonus: it's better.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago grimbles

This is a load of FUD. It's my understanding that these updates simply enhance the CEIP component and don't even come into play unless that feature is enabled (it's disabled by default).

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago v.laurie What is the source of your "understanding"? Do you work for Microsoft? Could you please document the exact purpose of the updates? Can you tell us what the Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP) actually does? How does the "experience' of a customer get "improved"? Wouldn't monitoring what the customer does be necessary in order to "improve" their experience? Labeling concerns as FUD without explanation is not helpful. Instead you could do the PC community a service by making it clear for average users what these updates are for. And no - vague terms like CEIP are not an explanation. view
Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago MoisheP

Yet another reason to move to a Linux distro. BTW, MS ICE (Image Composite Editor) is an excellent panorama tool, but it, too, "phones home" to MS (to share photo at their site, to get ads). Again, thanks for listing these security issues.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago sinks

I'm running vista.any ideas whyim getting diverted to Microsoft windows 10 from my search bar on Firefox.have not long updated 20 updates for Microsoft.theyre a pain in the ass .Linux looks like the way for me

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago Bnice4me

Snowden gave you the proof Micrsoft has put back doors in windows for the NSA. Look it up in Snowdens PDF's.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago grimbles

I submitted my comment mainly because I'm sick and tired off all the FUD, conspiracy theories and general paranoia associated with all this, not to mention the sensationalist headlines. I have the utmost respect for Martin Brinkmann over at Ghacks but, on this occasion, his article is also misleading and includes poor advice.

I could expand on my 40 years background in the industry but not much point really, it's easy to claim but difficult to prove. I also omitted much of the background purely for the sake of brevity.

An extract from the exact same Ars Technica article that you quoted from says this: "most or all of the traffic appears to be contingent on participating in the CEIP in the first place. If the CEIP is disabled, it appears that little or no traffic gets sent".

Can't be much clearer than that, yet, apparently, you chose not to include that vital piece of information.

As for "CEIP" being a vague term; well you included the exact same term (in the quote from the Ars Technica article) and did not see fit to expand on it. I was merely following suit.

Going on the attack does not necessarily make you right Vic.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago Joe A.TT

Users have a right to be concerned. Microsoft isn't being completely transparent and upfront about what the updates do. Do you deny that? Why do you think Martin Brinkman and Peter Bright wrote these articles? Just to spread FUD? You say you have 40 years of experience and you seem to imply that that qualifies you to describe this as FUD and paranoia. Good for you. You should try to understand as well that not everyone has the benefit of "40 years of experience", and not everyone is as "smart" as you to be able to figure out what these updates are about. Nobody would be concerned if everything was clear in the first place, is that so difficult to understand?

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago grimbles

Sure, I can fully understand and appreciate users' concerns but that just re-enforces the need for tech blogs to accurately report ALL the facts.

If you Google "Updates for Windows 7 and 8 add spying", you'll see dozens of links to stories all saying the exact same thing. These tech blogs are not researching or investigating, merely replicating. Why? Because it's a good story. Nobody would care if these updates were being reported as harmless, that does not constitute a headline. On the other hand, reporting that they are somehow sinister is almost certain to elicit clicks and comments. And that, my friend, is spreading FUD.

Peter Bright's Ars Technica article is one of very few which actually puts a balanced and level-headed spin on this - I quote again:

"most or all of the traffic appears to be contingent on participating in the CEIP in the first place. If the CEIP is disabled, it appears that little or no traffic gets sent."

Peter also does not have a problem with the data collection per se and does not see it as spying:

"Collecting information about application errors and the way the operating system is used is reasonable. Having an accurate picture of how people use the operating system is likely to produce a better platform in the future; knowing which applications crash, and why, is obviously invaluable if those apps are to be fixed."

That is what I would call responsible reporting. Did you even read his article?

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago Joe A.TT

Since you think Peter is the most credible I'd suggest you reread the last paragraph of his article.

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Are Recent Patches to Windows 7/8 Letting Microsoft Spy on You? 4 years 11 months ago scericson

Several of these appear to be resisting removal. KB2990214, KB3021917 & KB3022345 do not offer the uninstall button that the others do. KB2952664 appears to be uninstalling but remains on the list when the process is complete. Is there another way to remove these intrusions?

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago crosseyedlemon

Really appreciate the excellent work Vic is doing in keeping everyone updated on Window 10 developments. My plan is to wait until after Christmas then purchase a new laptop to replace my current one which is 5 years old and running Windows 7. I'm not a fan of Apple but the more I read about Microsoft the less I want to stick with them. Some of the mistakes they've made in the past would never have happened if they actually listened to their customers concerns but their arrogance prohibits them from doing that.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago grimbles

Nice balanced report Vic, a refreshing change to all the conspiracy theories. :)

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago vandamme

Try Linux on your "old" PC. You might not want to get a new one.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago wednesday-mac

I put Linux on an old Compaq Presario laptop running XP. The problem I ran into (not Linux's fault) is that the wireless adapter won't hold the internet connection, so I have to use it solo with a jumpdrive because I'm unwilling to wire it into the LAN.

If anyone knows a Linux workaround through a USB wireless adapter, please let me know?

I'm running Linux and XP side by side on an Acer netbook; am reluctant to make that final leap into removing XP. But all the programs that ran on XP run in Wine on Linux.

I refuse to convert to Windows 10, regardless I've used Windows since version 3.1 (land of the dual floppies). Microsoft tests in the marketplace. I don't want to be part of that marketplace, and the privacy issues/hidden issues yet to be revealed make me extremely wary. That, and having to find yet another third-party program to get their ^$#@Q!!! Start Menu out of my face. I want my OP to be silent and invisible. Windows is getting more and more intrusive.

Linux it will likely be. Here's hoping it's easier to install and tweak in five years.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago crosseyedlemon

I've been thinking of trying Linux on this laptop and using it as a backup once I get a new one. Problem is there seems to be several flavors of Linux and I don't have a geek buddy that could debug the problems I would likely run into. I've always been keen to learn new things but I've also found that one's tolerance for frustration diminishes as one gets older.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago vandamme

Your geek buddies are all in cyberspace. The place to start is http://www.techsupportalert.com/linux where you'll find "How to Replace XP with Linux" which is kind of dated but still good tips, and "Using Windows 7 and Linux on the same computer" which tells about dual booting. Plus one that helps you decide which distro to try first. The best Linux intro article is "Is Moving From Windows to Linux The Right Choice For You?"
(http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/moving-windows-linux-right-choice-you.htm)
which is really hard to find!

There's a lot of tutorials on YouTube which show you how to install different distros.

Places like linuxquestions.org and the forums for the distro you've installed are good for resolving problems. ubuntuforums.org is also the mother lode for other Debian based distros like Elementary, Zorin, and Mint. Forums are good if you need to converse back and forth with the neckbeards. Just about every problem I've had has been addressed and solved before, so you just need to search for the right thing. I see people asking questions on Quora or Yahoo answers but you can't get a conversation going that way.

Don't buy books. They are obsolete, take up space, and cost money. I'm 68, and my tired brain has figured out some things, but mostly I look on the net.

Just try it (run off a flash drive until you get the feel of it) and you'll see that the learning curve is not like when you first started using a computer. You already know how to do that.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago vandamme

Wifi dongles are a big sticking point for Linux. Most just plug in and work (check mfrs. website for compatibility). The driver is part of the Linux kernel.
The others, sometimes you can install Windows XP drivers using a package called ndiswrapper. Best to search forums at your Linux distro or your dongle maker.

All my PCs were Windows machines and now dual boot. Over the years I've reduced the Windows partitions to the bare minimum... just in case I need it or sell it. Hey, I paid for it. Mostly I run Mint because it looks like a clean version of XP.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago Sooty

I just wanted to add my thanks to vic for the article and to vandamme for the detailed linux post above.

Like crosseyedlemon I've been unsure which way to jump into linux but after reading the above I now feel I have the confidence to do so. Thanks.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago crosseyedlemon

Thanks for the reference sources and info Van. Being over 60 myself, I understand that TBS (tired brain syndrome) you speak of.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago vandamme

I also have CRS Syndrome, which means Can't Remember Stuff. I don't do well remembering long commands and their switches and syntax.
Linux has a GUI for just about anything you want to do, but it also has terminal commands to do the same thing, but usually more powerful and faster. I can type "sudo apt-get install" faster than I can open up a software chooser program and find the app I want, but if I don't remember the name I have to use that app store. I can click the "windows" button and type in a program name and it loads right up, but if I forget the name I have to rummage through the menus to find it. That's why I like Mint; it has a menu tree like XP or Windows 7, but is much better organized without all the useless extra stuff.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago Geekomatic

Hi Crosseyed!

If you're brand new to Linux, I think you'd find Linux Mint Mate a very comfortable fit. It's quite nice to look at, simple, great support, & is available in 32 or 64 bit depending on your machine.

As has been stated- you can run the system from a USB drive to get a feel for it & then simply choose "install" from the desktop icon if you like it. Be sure to back up your own hard drive data to an external drive before you begin the install & then let Mint have the entire drive (this will overwrite Windows). Here's a simple how-to:

http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2014/05/how-to-create-bootable-linux-mint-usb.html

Most of all- have fun! It's a great OS.

G ;)

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago MidnightCowboy

Please folks can we keep the comments here relative to the Windows subject matter and deal with any Linux related stuff via the appropriate forum.

I'm happy to provide support for anyone wishing to consider Linux if they send me a PM requesting same. The result will depend on how many ask and what time I can devote to it, but will certainly be enough to get you started. MC - Site Manager.

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago eikelein

@crosseyedlemon

I feel your pain, I'm in very similar spot. I have made a choice that so far I have not regretted at ll.

Try LinuxLite https://www.linuxliteos.com It offers everything you may want for the average Facebook, email and Google user.

And OFF topic: TERRIBLE forum system where you can't make real link. Archaic!

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Are Ads Coming to the Windows 10 Start Menu? 4 years 9 months ago MidnightCowboy It was a very respectful and reasonable request to move Linux related discussion into the forum which is being ignored. Consequently anything else Linux related will now be deleted. MC - Site Manager. view
Archive And Search Your Email Offline With This Great Free Program 3 years 4 months ago richdt

Nice find, thanks!

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APTonCD lets you save bandwidth, speed up installations 6 years 5 months ago iamgizzmoid

Hey Dedoimedo,

Do you know if there is anything similar to this for Windows? It would also be helpful for Windows users.

Thanks dude,

Clark

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APTonCD lets you save bandwidth, speed up installations 6 years 5 months ago gzmhanu

Heya Clark, not Dedoimedo but have a gander @ wsusoffline.net ... works pretty great for a majority of Windows updates.

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APTonCD lets you save bandwidth, speed up installations 6 years 5 months ago famewolf

Anything similar for opensuse? zypper also retains a cache of the installed rpm's unless cleaned.

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APTonCD lets you save bandwidth, speed up installations 6 years 5 months ago Dedoimedo I will follow up with additional articles on the subject. For other package managers if and when available. Dedoimedo view
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AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago Pattern-chaser

Is it any good for my Kindle Fire HD?

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AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago Chasl

Not in Canada you say!

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AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago Fairportfan

Probably needs to be rooted.

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AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago tamxir Hi Pattern-chaser As Fairportfan suggests, if your Kindle Fire is rooted, you can install the Google Play Store on it, then you'll have access to all apps on there. Instructions here. http://tapthattech.com/2013/08/how-to-install-google-play-on-kindle-fire/ Otherwise, I've emailed the AppGratis developers and will report back to you once I have a reply in a reasonable timeframe. I will give them a few days to respond/ view
AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago tamxir Not residing in Canada or the USA, I can't easily check app availability in any given country short of getting a VPN and checking each one which is not practical. There are no clues on the Developers website, but I've emailed them to find out, if that was your question. Allow a few days please so I can answer. view
AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago tamxir I haven't heard back from AppGratis following my enquiries on your behalf. That's dissapointing. There appears to be no official direct download so you can install it on your Kindle device. A search revealed you can get a version from 3rd party sites but this isn't recommended as they are not trusted, sources, so this method is at your own risk. view
AppGratis - Android App Free Offers 6 years 6 months ago tamxir I haven't heard back from AppGratis, so I can't answer your question if I understand what it is you are asking if anything. Perhaps other readers from Canada can? view
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AOMEI Backupper 3 years 3 months ago BuckSkin

I recently used AOMEI Backupper to clone a working HDD in one machine onto a new larger HDD to replace a corrupted O/S in another machine; the process went off smoothly and the target machine booted right up and all programs and processes worked fine.
It took just minutes to swap out the drive and be back up and running.
If I can do it, anybody can; AOMEI is very user-friendly.

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AOMEI Backupper 2 years 10 months ago tonyc

I backed up my old laptop with AOMEI Backupper - no problems. I then tried to transfer the backup to my new computer. I wiped off everything from the new computer, Windows 10 OS, files, apps - the lot. Is there any way I can recover my lost OS and other contents of my new computer - an ACER ?

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AOMEI Backupper 2 years 6 months ago speedlever

I grabbed the free copy and took a look at it. Seems pretty straightforward with the exception that if you want to make a bootable clone, you have to buy the Pro version.

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AOMEI Backupper 2 years 5 months ago MyCsPiTTa

@AndyR: why is your preference for AOMEI? Sure, it's pretty good for free, but without the (paid) feature of managing backup schemes, it's crippled almost beyond use. [commercial references removed as per site rules]

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AOMEI Backupper 2 years 3 weeks ago Hm

I could not locate the differential & incremental backup options in this version (which I presume is the latest), maybe its something I've missed...

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AOMEI Backupper 2 years 1 week ago dalmas

Please: do NOT utilize it. After some usage it REQUIRES to buy the licence. Moreover during the uninstallation process (by using Revo Uninstaller Pro) I had some issues (even if I'm not fully sure it is just an AOMEI issue). Windows was not anymore able to boot. I had to restore the system to a previous Restore Point.
Finally, to fully remove it, I had to utilize Total Uninstaller with a valid license to (hopefullly) completely uninstall it (still NOT 100% sure): even if the Installation Directory was there, and I can see uninst000.exe, by double clicking on it the system says it is no there !!!
Alternatively, BEFORE installing it just google "AOMEI how to safely uninstall/delete".
Worst experience ever. Marco

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