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I Hate Computer Viruses

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    How?! I Was In Safe Mode! Ugh!

    Okay, about 2 months ago, I was on my HP laptop. 2011 model. Brand new. Protected with an anti virus. Scanned daily.Yet it STILL managed to get infected with a terrible virus called "Security Protection". Yeah, I know, it may sound legit, but trust me, it's bad news!I looked up...
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie 22-25, F Jun 9, 2012

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    The Worst Virus!!

    Okay, this is hard to believe, but i swear this really happened. last night, I was on the computer on youtube, and I was about to watch a movie. I clicked on the movie, after searching it, then a second screen popped up, the exact same as the search...
    Aaya Aaya 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2008

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    Use Spybot Search And Destroy

    I have Microsoft Security Essentials ... the fake Trojan *malware do not open it.(if it's on your computer)~ Open another window and go down load spybot. Was easy took it right out! I used spybot search and destroy *free ware!worked on my computer and still does. You can make a...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 10, 2012

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    Anti-virus and Spyware, Ha!

    I swear because of this stupid malware, I am switching to a mac. Spybot was worthless. So was the military copy of an anti-virus program which is supposed to be eternally updated and "best". Worthless. I tried other programs too and finally came across a...
    Tekkamaki Tekkamaki 31-35 1 Response Apr 15, 2009

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    Torment

    Why must you torment me by creating more virus'? I absolutely hate them. It's screwing up my computer and internet experience. It's dreadfully sad.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Feb 11, 2009

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    Watch Out Mattrevenue-trojan Creator!!!

    you ought to be afraid, very afraid. today is the first day i have been able to successfully log onto any web page and navigate anywhere, and somewhere (excuse the stereotype here) i know there is some pimply faced little ******** that is laughing about it like a hyena. well...
    lostcancerian lostcancerian 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 3, 2008

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    Everything Is Gone >_>

    Was using my gaming computer and it was acting funny. the I get 20+ error messages and slowly 1 by 1 my files are being deleted. I look up again my whole desktop is empty just about. But thats ok... I shut the thing down, got it in safe mode and are in the process of recovering...
    Krie Krie 22-25, M Dec 22, 2011

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    I Hate Computer Viruses

    I hate computer viruses and AVG seems to keep them away from my computer.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Feb 9, 2012

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    Silent Killer.

    viruses is really killing me right now. people blame me for causing their pendrive to get all the trojan and malware but the truth is the viruses actually slowly damaged my laptop. and i get all the viruses from all of you. so, please, keep your mouth shut and pretty please...
    shashar93 shashar93 18-21 Mar 12, 2013

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    Beware Of Ransomware

                                                This one pretends to be from the Metropolitan Police and locks your screen and browser.
    Funkadelic Funkadelic 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 4, 2012

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    I Am A PC Technician, By Trade

    I hate viruses too and any other form of intrusion on my privacy. Years ago as a novice to computers,I would reinstall a windows operating system, (Win95,98,.2000,Win XP Home or Pro) and add all recommended freeware protection and security software. Only to experience an...
    TheChamp TheChamp 46-50, M Aug 2, 2012

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    Virus Alert! Ellen Degeneres virus - Your IBM

    suddenly claims it's a MAC. Monica Lewinsky virus - Sucks all the memory out of your computer. Titanic virus - Makes your whole computer go down. Disney virus - Everything in the computer goes Goofy. Mike Tyson virus - Quits after one byte. Prozac virus - Screws up your RAM...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Aug 22

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    Hate Them (a Rant)

    I hate Viruses. I've gotten Three in my lifetime, one of which destroyed everything on my computer and made it inoperative. Another that wiped ALL, I mean every last one of them, and, to this day, I still don't know where it hid them and can't access them. I especially hate the...
    dearveronica dearveronica 18-21, F Jun 3, 2012

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    Computer Virus

    every bit as bad as us getting a virus and more corrupted since they orginate from corrupted minds mind you it would be useful to know how to hack into different systems theres a few things about me that i would like to erase the worse virus made all the words dribble all over...
    claracluck claracluck 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 20, 2008

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    Beware Of This Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Warning!

    A couple of weeks ago, i was trying to log into EP, when a large red box appeared on my screen. The box said “Microsoft Security Essentials has detected the following on your computer which might jeopardize your safety: Hack Tool Win 32 Elevate A Adware win32. Fraud TrojansPSW...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 19 Responses Jul 9, 2012

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    Best Antivirus Activity You Can Do

    uninstall windows, install linux. you pick your flavor, but I prefer Ubuntu.
    doomsdaysmores doomsdaysmores 31-35, M Nov 28, 2012

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    Dell

    Arrggh! Spending 3 hours on the phone with Dell is NOT fun!!!
    Trident2012 Trident2012 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 20, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    This is a professional situation. I have a client that over the last month has been flagged 3 times for having his computer infected with viruses by corporate security. I clean...
    ausofbounds ausofbounds 41-45, M Aug 19

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    Alright, this is an incredibly long and pointless rant, but I haven't posted anything here in ages, so here we go. If somebody tries to touch me, I will punch them in the...
    xRikku xRikku 13-15 3 hrs ago

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    I guess ever since I could remember I've hated my mom, always day dreaming about a mom that cared and loved me. I am now 15, and I can't even remember the last time my mother said...
    Jaaye1 Jaaye1 70+ 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I really hope people dont think im a fake on here how would a computer be writing this you know a fake profile will have nothing on it or just send you random links to you while...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F Aug 15

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    I hate it very very much. I think its the most awful electronic device ever invented. But sadly, my college is full of these awful machines. Whener I went to the library (of cause...
    minyue minyue 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    What are fake gamers what is your definition of a fake gamer shall I look it up will I see your face in the book for hating for the us females who love video games ever since...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    My Foster Mother hates me... I work at a bank... She demands $550 of rent money from me, yet uses it to pay her boyfriend to drug me... One night, I have her $200 in rent money...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Let me begin by saying I don't truly hate her, but I wish I had made a different choice years ago. She was a beautiful baby. Green eyes and curly dark hair. Like the porcelain...
    melyrz504 melyrz504 31-35, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    It is most likely a very best wager to acquire straight from the company when purchasing refurbished Personal computer products. Much like Licensed pre-owned automobiles sold by...
    Charlieq8Zavala Charlieq8Zavala 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    How to create a Cheap Desktop Whether you are technologically inclined or maybe a beginner and on the confined spending budget, developing a computer from scratch could be your...
    Lyndono2 Lyndono2 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 15

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    I was always close to my brother when we were growing up. When we grew up and moved into our own lives, I lost contact with him for a few years. Then I signed up on Facebook and we...
    Baralinel Baralinel 26-30, F Aug 19

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    I have so many reasons to hate myself... I'm smart in school, but I'm dumb when it comes to social things. I like to be alone, and I tend to shut myself in so I don't need to talk...
    KusuDesu KusuDesu 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    Im always on the computer. like always. I do everything on my computer, I read, watch movies, listen to music. my computer has everything on it. I spend way to much time alone in...
    silentgirl1234 silentgirl1234 13-15, F Aug 9

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    i am so, so, so sick of seeing all these insipid videos of literally every child in the world online. first of all, you don't deserve to be congratulated because you managed to...
    disgustingbrat disgustingbrat 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 1

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    The world sucks. Everyone around seems to be purely egoistic and hostile. I feel like kind-hearted people are long since extinct. Every single human being seems like waiting for a...
    t8857 t8857 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 3

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    I hate cowards who to like to hide behind a computer screen instead of face me. They can't say it to my face. They would be ****** then.
    Deadlynightshade5 Deadlynightshade5 22-25, F Aug 5

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    To my "dad", When I was little, you used to be everything to me. I looked up to you. You were the best dad ever. But that was back when my mom used to dress me in pink dresses and...
    Fabihurtado123 Fabihurtado123 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    I know my way around computers and am very good at computers ask me anything about them or any ploblems you are having with your computer and I will try to help you
    andrewj2014 andrewj2014 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 21

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    I hate my job. Yesterday my boss told me that I wouldn't be working again until next Thursday, I told my co-worker this when she came in for the afternoon. I'm not trained to do...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Hate modern pop music it makes want to vomit. I say modern because I like the Beatles and that's pop. But modern pop music has horribly weak lyrics 90% not even written by the...
    xXhuntersXx xXhuntersXx 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Well....It finally happened. My computer crashed catastrophically. I was playing a stupid flash game on Kongregate when the game crashed...then the browser crashed....then the OS...
    J3496 J3496 18-21, M Aug 14

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    okay so my computer has a virus, and I have software that doesnt let me on an **** sites. Its saying that EVERY story is somehow connected to ****... I can't read or comment on any...
    PierceTheGreen PierceTheGreen 13-15, F Aug 21

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    I don't know how long I will be able to live with my parents. My dad took my laptop cause he tought that I played too much video games but a) I used my computer 2h a day and b) I...
    Draconem Draconem 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 1

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    Report her for blurry screen Bully computer abuse... . That's done
    cam2torturedone cam2torturedone 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    I'm pretty rare in that I actually look forward to going to work everyday. I'm an adult ed teacher and my students are like family. I'm pretty much the best of the best at what I...
    blazingbob blazingbob 41-45, M Aug 2

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    I live at home with my parents and two brothers since I am only fourteen, I know brothers are "suposed" to be annoying but what I am experiencing is close to rape. My little...
    illusionarytheory illusionarytheory 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I am horrible w computers, and that's how it's all done today!
    angkath80 angkath80 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I need these username....for computer debt...
    goodriddance223 goodriddance223 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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    Where is my computer money scumbag...use it for pot ....
    whatisthat50 whatisthat50 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    Where is my computer money scumbag...use it for pot ....
    whatisthat50 whatisthat50 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    I am okay with him most of the time, really, but when he gets mad, he can also be damn annoying so every time after he snaps at me, I would cuss him out with every foul word I know...
    wannabevocalist wannabevocalist 18-21, M Aug 9

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    So my dad is unwilling to except change or to move from his point of view and is just not socially exceptable. First I am nearly 17 and he is unwilling to let me take even the...
    ThatSn1perGuy ThatSn1perGuy 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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