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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    We track viruses on computers. The all went back to you.....a skumbag. ..separated hoe
    gether5050 gether5050 46-50, F Jul 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 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I'm adopted. But my Mother and my Sister always tend to gang up on me. Even when I'm sick, or I've been busy or something they complain or they blame for me for something I wasn't...
    rachelharperr rachelharperr 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    what i have for myself is beyond hate. i hate everything about myself. i hate my own existence. i hate my parents for having me. i hate god for creating such a weak helpless being...
    SlaveToMyBullshit SlaveToMyBullshit 18-21 17 hrs ago

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    *Enter Mel Gibson rant mode* I started college in August of 2012. I never really liked school to begin with but I am really starting to hate college. First off, I want to go into...
    JoeDog93 JoeDog93 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I came to start hearing voices 18 months ago as what sounded like a automatic computerized voice that was very repetitive,this has developed to me hearing on several levels. I...
    RichoR RichoR 31-35, M Jul 11

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    yes i hate. Because for years he treats my sister and me as we are bad people . As if we are going outside with boys and we do bad actions because his mind is full of these bad and...
    themoodofsolitude themoodofsolitude 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Okay he's 18 and a few minutes ago me and him watch supernatural I was on the computer playing minecraft then i tell him I'm playing a game okay then he said "okay you wanna be a...
    JohnnyMaron JohnnyMaron 13-15, M Jul 10

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    Why do I hate myself? I look deep inside myself to answer the question and all I see is a monster staring back at me. In my eyes, I see Frankenstein without the scars and body...
    scooterp23 scooterp23 36-40, M 3 Responses Jul 12

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    Opinionated Entitled Ozzies ... Here’s something I found written by an ozzie who was upset to have discovered the forum “ I hate LIVING IN australia”…. His rant is in...
    Spankerr Spankerr 51-55 6 Responses a week ago

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    My mother plays with my familys emotions. I have compulsive ocd and my dad has been accepting but my mom will abuse it in any way to **** me off. When we get into fights it feels...
    angeloreos angeloreos 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    I hate my mom so much. She is such a narcissist and a hyprocrite and a catfish on facebook. Yes she cooks, cleans(lol like once a year) and "does" my laundry. Supposedly, she...
    calvinmacguff2 calvinmacguff2 13-15, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Well I won't say names but this one guy keeps saying I'm fake and I'm probably some ugly twelve year old behind a computer screen and right now I'm dealing with him and other...
    GIRLYGIRL894 GIRLYGIRL894 26-30, F 26 Responses 5 days ago

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    Now I hate myself for being introvert more and more..The biggest reason for that is most of my family members are extrovert or middle between extrovert and introvert,so they have...
    Enorrme Enorrme 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm considered an indian just because that's what my parents are but to be honest, I spent my last 5 years in India for school and I must say they were the worst years of my life...
    radisglad radisglad 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I remember being younger and writing on paper that I hate my mother and I would show her the paper. I use to like and love my mother. Now I no longer do. I don't trust her and her...
    Hannarose Hannarose 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I hate the direction that nursing has taken. I have been a RN for 40 years, worked in ICU & CCU, L&D, Maternity;,now working in an OB-GYN office for the past 14 years. Currently...
    marsamide marsamide 61-65, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    In my family i am the computer guy, anyone has an issue with their computer/laptop or sometimes their phone, i am the guy they come to And it makes sense really, seeing as i spend...
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M Jul 16

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    Something has snapped inside me. After being dumped for the 7th time I stupidly got us back together but I don't think I can love him anymore. He is generally lovely except when he...
    marmaladejam marmaladejam 31-35, F Jul 18

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    I am living with my parents and I'm 34 years old. After graduation, I had tried to do my post graduation in computers, but I was finding it difficult to finish the course, I wasn't...
    Saiyuri23 Saiyuri23 31-35 Jul 19

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    It keeps me from writing. I know I'll screw up and when I do I'll lose all my confidence to write. So I try not to screw up by not writing. Halp. I've been keeping this Hall of...
    StokesQuirky StokesQuirky 18-21, F Jul 19

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    I have an autistic sister and it has gotten much, much worst. She is 15, I am 12 and everything is a competition for her. I get facebook, she gets facebook and then she gets...
    friesiansarebest friesiansarebest 13-15, F Jul 19

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    The actual thing I find both sad and funny about this group... None of the experience writers have ever states where they originally come from and tell us why their country of...
    funtobehad35 funtobehad35 36-40, M 13 Responses Jul 23

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    Well I hate my neighbors even more now I supposed to receive a shipment last Wednesday never received it. So I called UPS I told them I looked at my neighbors porches and I didn't...
    Slackergirl Slackergirl 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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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 3 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    My mum has called me fat so many times I feel uncomfortable with showing any amount of skin at all. Whenever I or anyone tries hard for something, whenever they fail she always...
    EgoWoman EgoWoman 18-21, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Well it has happened and it was quite enjoyable. I was cyber bullied right here on E P. I'd like anyone that is a friend of one of E P 's helpers EPARSINEH . Go to her profile page...
    bignatbreastluver bignatbreastluver 46-50, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    The only ones I can tolerate are my mother and grandmother. My grandmother raised me, so I am incredibly grateful to her. My mother gave birth to me and provides for me, so I am...
    Celal Celal 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I hate child worshippers. Those deluded souls who believe children and paragons of purity, kindness, and everything good about the human race. That laughable idea is quickly...
    MidsouthGuy MidsouthGuy 22-25, M 1 Response 35 mins ago

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    Hey people, just like to say that I built my own computer with parts that I ordered. With some help from my uncle... I researched everything and wanted a fast PC for gaming. My...
    AmyGirlSummer AmyGirlSummer 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 1

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    Loving the enthusiasm, I'm new around here so let's hope this post goes well...I was first introduced to a computer 5 days before my 7th birthday (which is coincidentally Christmas...
    ButterRaz ButterRaz 16-17, M Jul 5

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    I first started using the computer when I was 4 years old. When I turned 6, I started using the internet. I grew up with computers and video games. As time passed, I learnt quite a...
    elzish elzish 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I really like putting together computers, it's nearly like bringing something to life. I can't put together just regular computers though. I like to build monsters xD
    Vencrion Vencrion 18-21, M Jul 9