What To Do When Your Computer Suddenly Talks To You When Browsing

I have been contacted several times in the last few weeks with people claiming that their computer spoke to them urging them to ring a phone number as they have been infected on their computer. This happens because you have : Visited an infected web page or have malware on your computer  So Should You Call The Number ?  No , turns out you are calling the call centres that call households on a regular basis and they will try and extract money out of you by remote access , ( not a good thing ). What Should You Do ? Scan your computer with your antivirus  Run the Microsoft Malicious Software removal tool   Reset your internet browsers Try AdwCleaner  If it still occurs then you may need to get someone to look at your computer   

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Make The Switch To Google Chrome – Now Even Faster

Whether you are on a Windows computer or a Mac , Google Chrome has always been my browser of choice and now even more so. Google Chrome has had a “spring-clean”, making it faster and more efficient. The browser,has been updated to make pages load faster and scrolling smoother to save memory and power. One example is that, tabs are automatically restored from most viewed to least recently viewed, if you were to quit unexpectedly. If your computer is running low on resources, Chrome will stop restoring the rest of your tabs to save you memory. The other, more memory-saving technique is that Chrome can now detect when a webpage isn’t busy being used, and use the free time to clean up old, unused memory. To save power, Chrome will auto-pause Flash content that isn’t central to the webpage. According to the Google team, tests showed a saving of up to 15pc battery power. How to upgrade Google Chrome Feeling convinced, but don’t know how to upgrade manually? If you’re eligible, here’s how to get it going. If you’re on a computer, find the three-lined menu in the top right corner of Chrome , the hamburger menu. If there’s an… Read More

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Google Chrome – Another Feature Added To Help With Malware Prevention

Users of Google Chrome will start to see a red warning page when they are about to access a page on the internet that they think contains malware. Google – More Visible Protection Against Unwanted Software While people still need Internet Explorer which is an integral part of how Windows works , Google Chrome is a superior browser that can be easily reset if things to go wrong such as change in home page , pop ups appearing. How To Reset Google Chrome 

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Malware Maladies – Internet Pop-Ups

So you have pop-ups appearing on your internet browser and are wondering what to do. This means you probably have some sort of malware infection. Depending how far they have gone you may need to employ someone or take it somewhere to get them PROPERLY removed. ( This is a service that I do offer ). However lets try and help you by giving you some tactics to use , to try and clean up your browsers and computer. First reset your browsers. Next try Adwcleaner Then run ESET Online Scanner ( when installing turn on all the options) Last , my old favourite , make sure Windows update has been run   

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