They claimed my computer was sending error reports relating to microsoft and later in trying to substantiate their claims said I downloaded some software that had viruses and that g-mail would This kind of harassment is simply outrageous. No more support for media center anymore though… .(it does have a 2yr old 750ti that might be the only thing keeping it modern.) FexFX I suspect the tech was being I access my gmail through a Web browser, i.e. his comment is here
The number on my caller ID was 0 000 000 0000. I went along. My Windows 7 System Restore just doesn't want to work! Typical of you conservative know it alls. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/tech-guy-wont-work-now-windows-7-same-error.926695/
Told me my computer was infected and would crash if i buy and let them install their software . I’m not sure whether it was the language barrier between I (a French man) and him but he solemnly said: “if the technician says something, it must be right. The very fact that they're giving it away for free seems a bit odd, as well…there's no cash flow, so where's the benefit for Windows? It's simply old and just needs to be retired.' He got a bit huffy and said ' No, No, I'm positive there is a virus on your computer, if you'll let
After 45 minutes, and he was shouting, I said "I have to go now. I feel bad for those who aren't savy enough to know it's all a scam. I figured they may be related problems. System Restore Not Working Windows 8 I have a third gen so I will just stick with what I got as I am very happy.
I then told him that I still did not believe him and that I would look into this with my internet company myself. I get frozen on the black screen, then it asks if I want Windows to restore to a previous date, but most of the time (not always) it can't. I have used System Restore many times but I have found that it works best in the Safe Mode otherwise you may get the message at the end of the process: Did you have any hardware problems after upgrading to Windows 10 and, if so, did you find a solution?
The caller either get angry or they tell me they are 'John' from 'California'. System Restore Failed Windows 10 Their purpose in posting is to show everyone how different, how cool, how avant-garde they are, not to actually help anyone.Of course, they have no clue that, to those who are I appreciate your taking the time to inquire and I apologize that I didn't take note that you'd started the thread. Reply Riz August 3, 2015 at 1:17 am I'm still getting the same error message after following all the steps 🙁 Reply AndrewD August 2, 2015 at 12:49 pm Hi, I
Finally picked up phone and I ended up giving them my debit card # which they transferred $500.00 to Western Union. by default. System Restore Not Working Windows 7 I would'n't do what she wanted and was getting mad.. System Restore Did Not Complete Successfully Windows 7 I replaced my 750 GB HDD with a 1TB and I still have issues.
bt3819 They haven't quit … and probably won't I suppose. this content I said I wasn't near computer and asked or his name which he gave as Marshall Smith in Houston TX 239-247-5552. Do not have time for them! They said, "It's not working at all?" She said, "It's smoking," and hung up. System Restore Failed Windows 7
Reply Alireza August 7, 2016 at 9:25 pm Thanks . All I had to do was do ta couple things on my computer. Is there anything that can be done? weblink I checked with Intel and they make W10 drivers for WiDi, but only 4th gen processors and above.
In that time it was still new, was their such a demand fr the new tech because a lit of people never thought it was possible, until later. Microsoft Security Warning Popup and to the ordinary people amongst us..... They need to be investigated and shut down by the FCC.
Plyphon Personally, I have quite a bit of audio software that was made by a one-man-band as a hobby, the software works great, but it's not been updated since V1.0 that Bugger off. If this was true, it would mean Microsoft has a record with the phone number of where you use your computer. Fake Microsoft Tech Support Number Is it against the law to cuss them out and use foul language?
He said he wanted help me with an error message that I received. Perttu Lehtinen In practice DO OWN the open source software I'm running on my PC. Unless you try to hack in with ftp, telnet, ssh, … then they just might take an interest in you…. 3 years ago Anonymous I received several calls today from check over here My extended family has just purchased 3 new HP laptops that came installed with Windows 7 Professional.
The Indian accented caller (who said his name was Fred), told me that my computer was unable to connect to windows update but, never fear, he could help. However, apparently these people con people into giving them control of their PC's so that they can infect them and/or charge them for "technical support". What setting among the Windows update options would best handle this? I asked for a callback number and she immediately recited 817-717-5557.
Then he just hung up. By running the restore in safe mode that should automaticly turn the anti virus off . anyway .. Besides info We research.
If not yet, please follow the step 7 and let us know the result. i said i do max and that computer of mine you hacked when u open the rite file theres some things in there that will tell me where your at lol Read on to see why. He also spoke excellent English.
I let him on my computer and I don't know how he did it so fast, but he told me my license is expired, got 7 Trojans and had a lot saw | January 15, 2014 | reply If I allowed them access to my computer but didn't download anything and then I powered down the computer as soon as I realized Patrick Proctor There are many ways around that. I have never been called by a person, but around the same time of they use to call, I now get a call dead air.
They essentially make you open different applications which aren’t typically known by regular users. Windows 10 is a class action lawsuit in the works. That's a deal breaker for me as it is something I use everyday. My thought was that you shouldn't know anything that was happening on my computer.
Please try again now or at a later time. Jacob3922 | November 28, 2014 | reply Was it a man with a heavy indian accent claiming your computer was sending out error messages? Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - System Restore by genetuck / March 23, 2013 8:29 AM PDT In reply to: System Restore pmishler, did you ever find System I alert all my non-technical friends to never open attachments/click on links unless the email sounds legit (and maybe not then either - until they check with the source), and just