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  1. Peru Bob

    Can't delete file

    I downloaded Unlocker Portable and it worked. Thanks. :thumb:
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    Can't delete file

    I have a .jp2 file on my D drive, an internal drive where I keep documents instead of on the C drive in My Documents on Windows 10. I know it is not malware. It is a certificate of completion that was downloaded by my daughter some time ago. I tried deleting it with Windows Explorer, but it...
  3. Peru Bob

    Passwords

    Welcome to the forum. Did you recently reinstall Chrome?
  4. Peru Bob

    Nest vs Hive?

    Have you seen this? https://www.hometree.co.uk/energy-advice/central-heating/smart-thermostats-nest-vs-hive.html#:~:text=Each%20thermostat%20is%20compatible%20with,as%20a%20%E2%80%9CHeat%20Link%E2%80%9D.
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    Laptop power adaptor replacement. Can I use this one?

    The specs are OK. It's just a graphics choice.
  6. Peru Bob

    Today I learned...

    That's about 30 miles from my home, but I'm too afraid of heights to try it. :eek:
  7. Peru Bob

    Realtek Network Adaptor

    Removing it would make another USB port available. It could always be plugged back in if needed later.
  8. Peru Bob

    Realtek Network Adaptor

    In that case, there would be no harm in removing it. Save it in case you later want to connet via WiFi.
  9. Peru Bob

    Windows 7 to 10 Upgrade

    Even if it is supposed to not lose settings or files, I would back up anyway. Use a backup utility like the free IOMEI Backerupper to create a disk image on an external drive and you can mount the the image as a drive to open individual files if necessary...
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    Malwarebytes does not load on start up or manually from the short cut.

    Try System Restore? Uninstall and reinstall?
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