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Hoax Search Site

I’d you ever receive an email your not sure is a hoax or scam, or ever get a message posted on Facebook that you think might be a scam (watch this video type of thing) just do a quick search on the site below as 9 times out of 10 it will be a hoax. Stopping the spread of these is the only way to stop them in the future. Take a look Hoax Slayer Completely free with no need to sign up to search. If your still unsure just ask.

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Facebook Scam: Spider Under the Skin Video

Facebook Scam: Spider Under the Skin Video. If you have seen the above mentioned picture on facebook please ignore it and DO NOT click it. Otherwise it will automatically repost itself onto your wall for all of your friends to see it. It’s classed as a scam due to having a survey attached to it, the people that made it get commission on the surveys that are completed.   SO JUST DELETE IT OR IGNORE IT !!!!

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XP System not booting, try this

How to start the System Restore tool by using the safe mode option with the Command prompt in Windows XP.   Useful site above if your pc refuses to start in safe mode or normal. Run the system restore from the command prompt and restore your computer to a working time.

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Bug Check 0x73: CONFIG_LIST_FAILED

Bug Check 0x73: CONFIG_LIST_FAILED.   I come across this a fair bit at the minute, normally caused by the laptop or pc running out of space on the hard drive. If you can get into safe mode (pressing F8 when you turn the laptop on) try deleting some files that you don’t want or alternatively download www.ccleaner.com and run that to clear your pc/laptop of temporary files. Restart and see if it works.

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XP Exe file fix

http://mkwebdesign.net/2010/04/26/windows-xp-exe-file-association-registry-fix/ If you have bee struck by a virus or malware and now cannot open any programs then run the program on the website above to fix the file associations.

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NTLDR is missing

NTLDR is missing.   A common windows fault is NTLDR missing or currupt on boot, system would then either hang or restart and do the same thing. A few suggestions if your comfortable doing are below, failing that please feel free to give us a call to arrange a callout : –   Issue NTLDR is Missing. Related errors Below are the full error messages that may be seen when the computer is booting. NTLDR is MissingPress any key to restart Boot: Couldn’t find NTLDRPlease insert another disk NTLDR is missingPress Ctrl Alt Del to Restart Causes Computer is booting…

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