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I Hate Computer Viruses

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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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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    Related Experiences

    I hate the fact that we live on a strong life sustaining world infested with too many weak willed people. Alot of two legged viruses infecting the planet. To be alive breathing is...
    4thHorseman 4thHorseman 36-40, M Jan 3

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    I absolutely dislike being sick!! But I haven't been sick in over a year now. I've finally managed to boost my immune system and now, it's easier for me to keep viruses away. :D...
    ShakenButNotBroken ShakenButNotBroken 18-21, F Jan 1

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    I do hate being lied to, I hate fake promises and fake words of affection, I think it's always better to be upfront and tell the truth no matter how much it hurts at the end I...
    Marlenyfl83 Marlenyfl83 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    My boyfriend loves to play computer games. I hate it. It makes me upset cus I feel like he chose that over me. Yesterday he said I'll adjust to him playing all the time but I know...
    niraken niraken 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 13

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    I never ask how you are if i don't care. I hate the fact that humanity has made the words "How are you" mean so little. When i ask someone hey how are you i always have to say...
    Sproetjies3 Sproetjies3 22-25, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    The truth always comes out.... And being lied to hurts like hell. Why lie? Own it - be honest or be nothing to me at all. The pain I feel could have so easily been avoided with...
    Mamaox Mamaox 31-35, F 8 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I hate it when I get sent out of the classroom for proving the teacher wrong.
    AlphaGrey AlphaGrey 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    It just adds more minutes to an already packed, stressed out day. I hate being late to work why did I bother getting out of bed only to be delayed? Sigh traffic :(
    tangledweb94 tangledweb94 18-21, M 32 mins ago

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    So after I was born my dad had spent a lot of time on the computer. Back then they're wasn't facebook or twitter but they're where chat rooms. Whenever my mom would ask him what he...
    Caitie784 Caitie784 13-15, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    Sometimes I wish I was tech-savvy. Sometimes I wish I had the patience to learn about modern computer technology and computer languages. A month ago, I was in a bookstore and I...
    CayucosBeach CayucosBeach 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    Dear department that chose my computer, thank you for providing me the worst POS computer ever. ..not only does it freeze at software launch it sounds like an airplane leaving the...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I work in a small media company, the smallest and least significant in the area in which I work. Why? I love publishing, but in this field, there's very little work and the...
    temerityb temerityb 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    All right haters, listen and listen well! I have illegal tracking software on my computer. You keep bashing my friends, and I bash you! You have pushed one of my friends to the...
    Yoshi9ist Yoshi9ist 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 16

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    In August I started a new job at a Pharmacy because I couldn't stand the job I had at the time. I was really looking forward to this new job because hey better pay! & It seemed...
    ForeverArmyGirlfriend ForeverArmyGirlfriend 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    In August I started a new job at a Pharmacy because I couldn't stand the job I had at the time. I was really looking forward to this new job because hey better pay! & It seemed...
    ForeverArmyGirlfriend ForeverArmyGirlfriend 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    In August I started a new job at a Pharmacy because I couldn't stand the job I had at the time. I was really looking forward to this new job because hey better pay! & It seemed...
    ForeverArmyGirlfriend ForeverArmyGirlfriend 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    We've got designed a reputation for ourselves offering best quality answers to businesses and residential consumers at unbeatable price ranges. Computer United states focuses on...
    Ryan4715izr0 Ryan4715izr0 31-35, M Jan 12

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    I'm not sure I should call this racism because I wouldn't want to de-value the bigotry and violence people of color have experienced through out history. However, I live in the...
    winjj93 winjj93 18-21, M 5 Responses Jan 2

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    Dear Adobe, WTF!!!! Why do you hate my computer? Stopping jamming all my Sht up! Sincerely, You'll never see this.
    entertainmentproject entertainmentproject 41-45, M Jan 6

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    Ok so before I was born, of course my mom had sex with my dad, blah blah blah, but they weren't married. My mom realized after she was already pregnant that she totally hated him...
    Lolllipoop Lolllipoop 13-15, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    In combination with the USB port that connects the screen to a computer, this touchscreen monitor has two other USB ports you can use to connect added Digital equipment towards...
    Nathan3691sfs9 Nathan3691sfs9 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    "...I ultimately stumbled on the remedies to equally kinds of touch screen failure - the failure on closing the lid and even more semi-long lasting failure - are each brought on by...
    Alexander6935esh5 Alexander6935esh5 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Product technical specs are acquired from retailers or 3rd parties. Though we make each individual energy to current correct details, Shopzilla is not responsible for inaccuracies...
    Matthew0593cun9 Matthew0593cun9 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    When you should defend your desktop and tower PCs within a manufacturing unit ecosystem, Armagard’s slimline enclosure with touch screen monitor is what you require on your...
    Anthony8147jwj6 Anthony8147jwj6 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I know computer by heart and know how to fix computer operating system issue. I am a window 8, XP, 7, 95 user.
    deltaXray15 deltaXray15 31-35, M Jan 16

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    I am on computer a huge amount of time and I think sometimes I should get out and about more but that is not always so easy. I am a quad amputee and do my studying and most things...
    alishakadam alishakadam 22-25, F Jan 19

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    Hmmm... many to say but to keep it short I will just mention the current people I encounter in my day to day life. first my younger brother - for me all people are important and...
    psycruler psycruler 31-35, M Dec 28, 2014

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    Spot the fake 101. 1) They will have pictures of "perfect" model quality women. The 10. Granted yes hot perfect people exist buuuuuut on social media hey most of us are "normal...
    Ownedforaprice Ownedforaprice 22-25, F 12 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Last day at work today (before another big holiday break). [ I have a job for 2 years now. For the past 6 months, I've been replacing a lady who had cancer. She called like the...
    crazysoul24 crazysoul24 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Dear Friends so sorry I was gone for so long....The New Year is almost here...I am so excited about this next year...I will be 55 in 2015...3 fives an 11 and two 3...that equals 32...
    MMMartin MMMartin 51-55, F 6 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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