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  • I'm getting a constant warning for a virus sent to me repeadily every 3

    to 5 minutes. I forgot my '' activation code #. Could you please email me at

                                          Thank you,


  • email 4/21 am fr: re: MSN TEAM subj: MSN Account Closure Alert(tm)

    return reply address:

    information request for:





    Please verify and confirm ok to respond.

  • unable to fine answer why windows security center will not turn on.when I click on "turn of now" I get message the security center can't be started

  • i have received an e-mail from my holiday company, about a change in flights for august...i am unable to open the file, or download it.. it is a pdf, and says it contains a virus, is there  anyway i can view this file, or will i have to phone the holiday hope someone can advise...thanks..

  • When the automatic security updates system has done its work, I get the following message...time and time again, that the following security update was unable to be done: Security Update for .NET Framework 2.0 SP2 and 3.5 SP1 on Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP x86 (KB2446704)

    What is the problem?

  • can microsoft do something about vista security 2011 virus because it took over microsoft security essentials on my computer. Microsoft should tell us how to eliminate the virus.

  • What I would love to see happen, the SEND Button back on my MSN IM , gesh I hate having to hit the Enter Button on my keyboard when I am IM'ing.

    Thank you

  • I scanned with Godzilla and was told I had viruses. When I scan with Essentials, it says all is fine. How can I tell if Windows Security has been compromised. I have uninstalled it and reinstalled it, but was not allowed to install it in safe mode, so I am not sure.

    thanks, ann

  • Rxed popup saying MS Security was out of date. Name that popped up was (XP antivirus.2011. So i bit (cost on visa is around 50.00$)Did install and since then i have been loosing different functions of my system. Try to D/L anti/V but sys. cannot open file. With a good mirror i can see the SUCKER stamped on my forehead.



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