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MICROSOFT DISABELING ADMINISTRATIVE SETTINGS

by angelbsfk / November 16, 2005 10:32 AM PST

If microsoft disables your administrative privliges because you downloaded some illegal software, is it the end of the world for my PC?

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I ran into this. But it was not MS's doing.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 16, 2005 10:36 AM PST

The rogue software had a trojan.

There's a lesson here.

Bob

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HELLO
by angelbsfk / November 17, 2005 3:16 AM PST

How are you Bob?

Thanks for the reply.

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HELLO angelbsfk.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 17, 2005 5:16 AM PST
In reply to: HELLO

I'm fine. I can't write the same for my friend's PC (or rather OS.) For now I have to wait till it gets too ripe for them to stand it anymore and then I can restore the machine from an Acronis backup then wipe out the pests, P2P and more then see where we stand.

Be assured that it was not a Microsoft problem.

Bob

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