One of my clients contacted me a few days ago, to indicate that he accidentally cleared his browsing history and saved passwords in Chrome browser, after a prompt that received (from Chrome) to delete these files in order to fix problems with Chrome operation.
Recently the micro SD card (external memory card) on my Samsung S4 mobile phone becomes damaged and the phone freezes when trying to read contents on SD card or displays a message that says that the card needs to be formatted (SD card is damaged. Try reformatting it ).
What is the Locky Ransomware virus? Locky virus is a dangerous malware program that infects Windows based computers, encrypts user’s files with strong RSA-2048 encryption, changes the original filenames and adds the extension “.locky” to the end of each infected file.
Windows Defender (or Security Essentials) is a Free malware protection program, which offered by Microsoft for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 OS. Windows Defender protects your PC from malicious software like viruses, spyware, Trojans, etc.
The “checking for updates” forever problem & the SVCHOST 100% usage problem (on Memory or CPU) during Windows Update, can happen even on fresh or old installed Windows 7 based computers: Problem description: After installing the latest update agent, Windows Update cannot find any new updates, stacks forever in “checking for updates” screen
I have seen the hard disk 100% Usage issue on several Windows 10 and Windows 8 & 8.1 systems and I have applied several different solutions to fix the issue. In some cases the high activity in the hard disk, was caused after a virus attack, in other cases caused from
How to fix the “Resource ‘$(string.RequirePrivateStoreOnly” error and restore the “Store” setting(s) in Windows 10 Pro Group Policy Editor.
In Windows 10 Pro based computers after installing the Security Update KB3147458 (April 12, 2016), the following error is appeared (2 times) when opening Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc):
In Windows 10 there is no way to block the installation of a particular Windows Update(s) through ‘Update & Security’ settings, like in the previous Windows versions (Windows 7 or Windows Vista).
The “Windows Store” or “Microsoft Store” is the official app store for Microsoft Windows metro style (modern) apps for Windows 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 based systems. In Microsoft Store you can find and install free or paid applications according your needs to your device.
In a Windows 10 based computer, suddenly, store apps becomes “broken”, probably after a Windows update or after a virus attack.