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Military Time on IBM Notes 9

Question: Military Time on IBM Notes 9

Our technology department has someone from the company that has an issue with their calendar and emails showing 24 hour military time.  He has no idea what he did to change it and we can't figure out how to change it back.
Any one have any ideas?

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Preferred Solution: Military Time on IBM Notes 9

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Answer: Military Time on IBM Notes 9

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While running that Combo Fix tool (I think that's what it's called), my time was switched to military time, and my date was switched to day/month/year. How do I switch it back?

Answer:[SOLVED] Military time (05 00, for example) and switching back to normal time...

Go to control panel then regional and language options and you will find all you need in there.

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I am not very experienced and running windows XP with IE6. My time shown on toolbar and all dated material (old items in outlook express folders, etc) has changed to showing military time -6:00 PM is 18:00 PM. When I right click the time on toolbar and get the actual clock, it is showing it correctly as 6:00 PM. This just happened sometime yesterday and I find no settings to get it back to showing regular time. Any suggestions as how to get it back?

Thank You tlh99

Answer:Solved: Time shown changed to military time

Control Panel, Regional and Language Options?

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Hi this morning i went down the hall for about 5 minutes then when i came back it said my computer has been infected and my desktop turned with a thing saying your privacy is in danger. I downloaded spybot and i got rid of the red background and the annoying pop ups. Since then where my time is displayed in military time and sas virus alert next to it. i am very confused. I need help

Answer:Virus alert near time which is in military time

Welcome to TSG

Before we start fixing anything you should print out these instructions or copy them to a NotePad file so they will be accessible. Some steps will require you to disconnect from the Internet or use Safe Mode and you will not have access to this page.

Download SDFix and save it to your desktop.
Double click SDFix.exe and it will extract the files to %systemdrive%
(this is the drive that contains the Windows Directory, typically C:\SDFix). DO NOT use it just yet.

Before we start with the fix, we need to fix the restrictions.
Navigate to the SDFix folder (usually C:\SDFix).
Right-Click on XP_CodecRepair.inf OR W2K_CodecRepair.inf depending on your Operating System.
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Click o Install
Your desktop may refresh a couple of times, don't be alarmed.
Please reboot into Safe Mode and follow the instructions below.

Reboot your computer in SAFE MODE" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup [but before the Windows icon appears] press the F8 key repeatedly. A menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow keys to navigate and select the option to run Windows in "Safe Mode".

Open the SDFix folder and double click RunThis.bat to start the script.
Type Y to begin the cleanup process.
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Just finished getting rid of a bunch of trojans and other issues on my pc. Now I have Military time instead of my normal time.

I went to help/support for HP but nothing there helped.

Answer:Can't Get Rid Of Military Time

Start> Control Panel> Regional and Language Options. Click on customize next to English (United States) or similar. Goto time at the top and change the setting to hh:mm:ss or something with the lowercase hh.

Click apply, and it should be back to normal.


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Question: Military Time

HelloQuick questionDoes anyone know how i can program my laptop to read regular time and not military time.  I have already been to the control panel and tried the 'date and time' area and it says the regular time but the bottom right hand corner of my screen still shows it in military time.  Thanks in advance for your help,christina

Answer:Military Time

Welcome to CH.To change military time to standard timeGo to Start > Control Panel > Regional and Language OptionsClick the Customize buttonSelect the Time tabIn the Time Format area use the down arrow to select: h:mm:ss ttClick ApplyClick OKClick ApplyClick OKRestart the computer.

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Question: Military Time

Yeah my clock is stuck in military do i fix it?

Answer:Military Time

Control Panel, Regional and Language Options, Customize button

1. In the Customize Regional Options dialog box, click the Time tab to specify any changes you want to make.

NOTE: To configure the settings so that the leading zeros in single-digit hours, minutes, or seconds are not displayed, type a single uppercase H, or lowercase letters, such as h, m, or s.

2. If you do not see the format you want in the Time format box, use the following guidelines:

? To display time in a 24-hour format, type an uppercase H or HH for the hour.
? To display time in a 12-hour format, type lowercase h or hh for the hour.
? To display leading zeros in single-digit hours, type HH or hh.
? To display a single letter to indicate AM or PM, type lowercase t.
? To display two letters to indicate AM or PM, type lowercase tt.
? To display text, type single quotation marks (') around text.

As an example: h:mm:ss tt

Would right now return on my Taskbar clock 9:56 PM and for internal use show 9:56:23 PM

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Question: Military time

How do I get Win 10 to show military time instead of regular format 5:45pm I want 1745 to show

Answer:Military time

Search for Time, and click Change Date and Time. Scroll down and click Additional date, time, & regional settings. You will find it underneath the heading called Related settings.

In the new window under Region, select Change date, time, or number formats. Change short and long time to the capital H version that you find. For example, Short time is set to h:mm tt - Change it to H:mm. Long time is h:mm:ss tt - Change to H:mm:ss

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My friends clock at the bottom of his desktop keeps Military time.He wants regular time.We are having a time with this...can't find settings for that.Windows XP Home Ed.

Answer:Military time in PC?

Start / Settings / Control Panel
Regional and Language Options
Change the time format

Mine is set to h:mm:ss tt

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This is an awesome forum! I decided to come here because my puter's been slow and numerous popup's lately. I read in here of Malwarebytes so I downloaded it and ran it. Here's my log, is there anything else I should do?

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.30
Database version: 1371
Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2

2008-11-06 08:35:36
mbam-log-2008-11-06 (08-35-36).txt

Scan type: Quick Scan
Objects scanned: 58847
Time elapsed: 7 minute(s), 10 second(s)

Memory Processes Infected: 0
Memory Modules Infected: 0
Registry Keys Infected: 1
Registry Values Infected: 0
Registry Data Items Infected: 0
Folders Infected: 4
Files Infected: 8

Memory Processes Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Infected:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\RegistrySmart (Rogue.RegistrySmart) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Infected:
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Infected:
C:\Program Files\RegistrySmart (Rogue.RegistrySmart) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\RegistrySmart (Rogue.RegistrySmart) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\RegistrySmart\Log (Rogue.RegistrySmart) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.
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Answer:Clock keeps going to military time

I thought I should add that I've gotten that antivirus "your computer is infected, run antivirus2009", noticed it had A9 installer in the address, so shut it down. Also, everyday, sometimes several times a day, I get the AOL Spyware blocking a Trojan Virus.

Am I rid of everything now that malwarebytes has quarantined and deleted the above?

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my computer time is in miltary time

its 5:19 and it says 17:19

Answer:Solved: military time???

nevermind i found it

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I was attacked by a coolwebsearch and trojandownloader.exe before, then I kept on getting a message saying that I was infected, with the default background as well as the military time. I downloaded the Windows Live Onecare which took care of some of the problems, and I finished off with SmitFraudFix, Malwarebytes, Ad-Aware, Spybot - Search & Destroy and Avast AntiVirus!. But I still have the military time, I'd like to have assistance in removing it.

And as for future reference, what other programs would be useful for removing malwares?


Answer:Military Time Virus

My testing of smitfraud resets mine to military time, or at least that's what I suspectgo to control panel/region options/customize/time and reset to h:mm:ss tt;#entry839950I like this procedure for bad infection, you need to substitute something else for Vista and the ATF cleanerOften update and install the programs and then disconnect from the internetSDFix is another program that works with XP's quite powerful and best used only when normal programs can't completely remove an infectionSpybot is great for immunizing/protecting IE but teatimer can be very dangerousFirefox with the noscript addon is best for surfing to dangerous sitesUsing a limited user account is another way to protect your computer especially for other logins

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Windows XP Pro. I use Avast AV software (free) and ZoneAlarm firewall (free), and Ad-Aware, though I do not have A-A in live scanning mode; I update and do scans on my own. My browser is Firefox v.3.5.5 and while I have some add-ons loaded (Ad Blocker and NoScript) I had them disabled because they make navigating websites nearly impossible.

A few days ago, while at, signed into my account, I saw this notice while signing: You're internet connection has been reset while this page was loading. A few minutes later I got my first virus alert while viewing photos online. Avast gave me the option to abort the connection, which I did, and notified me that it had stopped the virus before it entered my computer. I immediately did a scan and Avast found nothing.

Yesterday it happened again, but this time I was scanning for movies on After that incident, I noticed that my clock went to 24-hour military time. I tried to fix that and followed instructions I found on Google, but the control I needed to reset it (through control panel > Language and regional settings) was missing. Also, my screen saver (one provided by Microsoft with my Windows) was missing, just a stock photo.

I've had a third virus alert since each time, nothing shows on a virus scan.

I don't know if this has anything to do with it, but after that first alert, while scanning, the scan was extremely slow, taking nearly an hour to complete. A scan is usually abo... Read more

Answer:Military Time in Taskbar

Hello and welcome .. please do these and let me know how it is,Please download TFC by Old Timer and save it to your desktop. alternate download linkSave any unsaved work. TFC will close ALL open programs including your browser! Double-click on TFC.exe to run it. If you are using Vista, right-click on the file and choose Run As Administrator. Click the Start button to begin the cleaning process and let it run uninterrupted to completion. Important! If TFC prompts you to reboot, please do so immediately. If not prompted, manually reboot the machine anyway to ensure a complete clean.Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):NOTE: Before saving MBAM please rename it to save it to your desktop.Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download link MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before... Read more

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I somehow changed my time to military and can't figure out how to change it back to standard? Anyone have any ideas?

Answer:Solved: Military Time

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I got some sheet on me system that I can't shake. Clock won't change from military time. Ran all kinds of scans, even in Safe Mode, nothing cleaning it up completely. Any suggestions? WinXP Pro SP3.........Appreciate any help.

Answer:Clock On Military Time

Ok, first one of the main culprits of this lately is SmitFraudFix. When run, it sets the computer to 24hr time. I have no idea why.

Second, fixing this is in a place you may have not thought of. You have to fix it in the International Settings control panel/Time.

You can't fix it in the Time control panel, which is ridiculous.

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I can't figure out how to get the taskbar clock to read in 12 hour - a/o/t 24 hour - time.
(I.e., 1 o'clock is "13:00")
Anybody know how to change this?

Thanks in advance for your help.

Answer:military time in taskbar

Control Panel
Regional and Language Settings
Regional Options

A time format with 2 captial H's will show military time. You want one lowercase h.

h:mm:ss tt

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Good Morning,

What I'm trying to do is create a schedule in excel which adds two cells containing military time without a date ex: [2200] + [0600] into a total numbers of hours. ex: [2200] + [0600] = [8.00]

I've done this before I thought I just used a simple SUM function, I can't seem to get this for the life of me. I want to just be able to enter a time and excel understand what I'm talking about. I used to simply type the times into the cell and it would appear as entered. Typing "2200" into a cell would appear as [2200], which is what I want.

Currently, I've changed the format to hhmm and when I type "2200" into a cell it appears as [0000] when I click the cell to see the value, the value has defaulted to "1/8/1906 12:00:00 AM".

If anyone knows how to do this, I'd greatly appreciate the advice. I know it can't be too difficult because I did this on a whim about 4 months ago and decided not to use it.

I worked for a company who used this as well, its where I got the idea, in February we merged into a new company which uses an absolutely insane schedule format that is difficult to read unless you're working with about 10 employees.

Answer:Military Time Excel

See if this helps

You really will have it easier if you put in the colon

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I'm running Windows Xp pro. I've been working on ridding my computer of the WinAntivurs crap. I noticed last night that my time's changed to military time. I can't find any place to change it back to U.S.Eastern time. I'm sure it's something simple. Can anyone tell me? Thank you!

Answer:Time Has Changed To Military Time

Hi jankali, to BCTo set your time format in Windows XP go to the Start Button then select the Control Panel. In the Control Panel select the option to Change the format of numbers, dates, and times.Now select the Customize button in the Standards and formats section, notice the legend for the different time formats on the bottom of the window. Now select the Time tab and then click on the drop down menu arrow next to the Time format box. You now have four different time display options to choose from, two are 12 hour time formats and two are 24 hour (military) type formats.Choose the h:mm:ss tt select to change to the default windows format. Then click on Apply or OK to finalize your selection.

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Running windows xp
I've been removing viruses,malware etc...from my computer. I think I gt most of them. only know my clock in taskbar is showing military time. I googled this problem and came up with a few ways to reset the time format. but no matter which format ( i have 4 diffrent formats showing) I cannot gt it to go to regular time..

Also i download windows defender, i installed it and when i try to do updates i gt an error message saying defender was unable to dwnload updates

I'm assumming these problems are caused by yet another virus that i haven't picked up yet. Can anyone help???

Answer:military time caused by malwae??

What, if any, tools have you run on your machine?

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I can't seem to get rid of military time when I set times for events on my Nokia Lumia 520 calendar.

Answer:How do I get rid of military time on Lumia 520 calendar?


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Ever since I had some malware issues, my computer clock has been acting weird. For a while it stayed an hour behind every time I turned the computer on. Now, for the past week or so, it shows up on military time!
How do I fix this? I know how to fix it manually, but I'd like to make it stop doing this in the first place. I'm using Windows XP.

Answer:Computer Clock on Military Time

24 hour clock is a superior clock to learn as there is no AM/PM
Right clicking the clock should open clock settings. From there select 12 hour clock and click to auto update time online. If you still have problems recheck for malware

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The company I work for utilizes military time for all production tracking and I'm thinking of helping the specialists out by creating a simple excel program to figure out the total time, in hours, that we should charge our customers.

The formula should be pretty simple but I'm finding it difficult to hash out in Excel. I need the user to be prompted to provide a Start Time, i.e. 1500 (3:00pm) and then provide and End Time, i.e. 2250 (10:50pm). The output should be in the form of total hours, rounded-up to the nearest tenth. So, in this case 7.9 hours.

Here is the conversion chart that the specialist utilize on the production lines.
Minutes - Hours
1-6 - .1
7-12 - .2
13-18 - .3
19-24 - .4
25-30 - .5
31-36 - .6
37-42 - .7
43-48 - .8
49-54 - .9
55-60 - 1.0

I am currently unable to upload anything from the computer I am using due to security measure and policies. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.

Answer:Military Time Calculator in Excel



see attached

row 2 - for the calculation to subtract 12hr time to milt time

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I need help with a formula to calculate standard time to military time. The minutes part of the equation needs to be from 60 to 100 minutes. For example Clock in time is 7:52:03 and it should be 7:86:05 (multiplying the minutes by 1.66). The clock out time is 15:12:11 and it should be 15:20:18. The standard subtraction equals 7:20:08 however, it should be 7:34:21.

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Well i figured out how to change the military time change thru the regional and language settings.. but my concern is since combofix didnt appear to finish correctly that i might have missed something else that didnt change back or should be changed as a result??

Ill post the combofix log incase anyone wants to take a peek at it and let me know if i should be changing something else..

Greatly Appreciated,


Answer:desktop time military after combofix anything else??

i swear i attatched it the first time...

ok so i cant post it more then once... learn something new everyday..

heres a link to my other post..

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I opened a file I obviously should not have. The background turned red and stated "This Computer is Infected." The clock went military and next to that it says "VIRUS ALERT." All my drives are missing and the start menu only has a few options. I was able to run an anti-spy I had on my computer but it did not work and I had to reboot. After rebooting, the computer loads to the desktop at which point the mouse will be free to move for a few minutes and then the computer freezes. I tried to run the computer in safe mode but it will not go into safe mode. I read about the malware removal but since I can not do anything when the computer loads I was wondering if there was some other option.

I have Windows XP Home Edition SP2.

Thanks in advance for any helpp.

Answer:Military Time Virus Alert

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself.Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.Back at the main Scanner screen:Click on the Show Results button to see a list ... Read more

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in the time slot it says virus alert and my background has a red wallpaper and says virus security or somthin and a popup for a windows security keeps come on my screen wanting me to download...Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 22:53: VIRUS ALERT!, on 8/21/2008Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16674)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\csrss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exeC:\Program Files\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0\avp.exeC:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exeC:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exeC:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehRecvr.exeC:\WINDOWS\Sy... Read more

Answer:Virus Alert! Military Time

Hello ukkentucky,

I apologise for the delay, the forum is busy.

If you still need help, post a new HijackThis log.

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I had two virus type problems on my computer which are now fixed (winantiviruspro and smitfraud) but now my computer time is in military time and when I change it to 1:30 it shows up as 01:30 and now I am having a problem with the date when I use the program business works. Could this be something having to do with the virus or is it just something that I can change in Windows?

Answer:Solved: Stuck in Military time

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How can I add military time to an Excel filename?

Answer:Solved: Excel VBA -> Military Time

Are you wanting to save the file with military time appended to the name or just set the value equal to a variable? Below is an example of setting a variable equal to the filename plus underscore symbol + military time. If you want to actually save the document just issue the .SaveAs command instead of setting equal to a variable.


vName = ActiveWorkbook.Name & "_" & Format(Time, "HHMM")


'To include full path
vName = ActiveWorkbook.FullName & "_" & Format(Time, "HHMM")

vName = ActiveDocument.Name & "_" & Format(Time, "HHMM")


'To include full path
vName = ActiveDocument.FullName & "_" & Format(Time, "HHMM")

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This thread has helped me as well. Had the same issues.
I still have one minor one. My clock reads military time.
i.e. 20:16 at present. I've done the basic stuff to fix it, and apply.
But it's still military.

What am I missing?

Love this forum,


Answer:clock reads military time

Hello ironjack, I have split you to a tpic of your own. It is always the best way as it can become confusing replying to multiple posters in the same thread. Not certain what you've tried so try this.. on an XP machine...Start> Control Panel>select Date,Time,Language and Regional Optionselect Change the Format of Numbers .....under Regional Options tab >click CustomizeClick the Time tabin the Time Format box, select .. h:mm: ss ttClck Apply then OK

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I ran Combox and my clock is stuck in Military Time!! I manually changed it back to Regular time but when I reboot my computer it goes back to Military Time How do i reset this?
Also it looks like Combofix knocked off my Zonealarm.. When I restart my computer it doesn't boot up by itself.. I have to go to Start, Programs and then activate the Zonealarm Manually.... How do i fix that so it's up all the time?? thank you in advance!

Answer:Help! Combofix defaulted my clock to Military Time!

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A couple of days ago, a red X icon popped up on my toolbar and I began getting popup windows constantly stating that my computer had been infected with a virus and that I should click on the window in order to fix it. I though it was a legitimate warning so I kept trying to click on it but nothing would happen. It wasn't until I actually read the whole message thoroughly and saw that the word "prevent" was misspelled as "pervent" that I began to suspect something. I looked up information online and found out that it was probably the Rogue Antivirus. I searched online for ways to remove it and one of the websites suggested downloading Smitfraudfix and Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware so I did and I ran both. Malwarebytes showed infections, which I deleted. The website suggested running Smitfraudfix in Safe Mode but the first couple of times I tried this it wouldn't work so I ran it in Normal Mode and removed the infections it found. I finally figured out how to run it in Safe Mode, so I ran it again in Safe Mode. After this, the popups stopped but my desktop background changed to blue. I was able to change it but then I noticed that my toolbar clock was stuck on military or 24 hour time and when I would try to change it, the time shown would be correct but then when I hit apply, it would still be in military time. I have gone through all of the recommended steps in the Preparation Guide. When I ran Adware for the second time, it showed 41 items detected ... Read more

Answer:Help...Toolbar clock stuck on military time

Hi and welcome to Bleeping Computer! My name is Sam and I will be helping you. Please download ComboFix from one of these locations:Link 1Link 2Link 3* IMPORTANT !!! Save ComboFix.exe to your DesktopDisable your AntiVirus and AntiSpyware applications, usually via a right click on the System Tray icon. They may otherwise interfere with our tools

Double click on ComboFix.exe & follow the prompts.

As part of it's process, ComboFix will check to see if the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console is installed. With malware infections being as they are today, it's strongly recommended to have this pre-installed on your machine before doing any malware removal. It will allow you to boot up into a special recovery/repair mode that will allow us to more easily help you should your computer have a problem after an attempted removal of malware.

Follow the prompts to allow ComboFix to download and install the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console, and when prompted, agree to the End-User License Agreement to install the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console.**Please note: If the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console is already installed, ComboFix will continue it's malware removal procedures.Once the Microsoft Windows Recovery Console is installed using ComboFix, you should see the following message:Click on Yes, to continue scanning for malware.When finished, it shall produce a log for you. Please include the C:\ComboFix.txt in your next reply.

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I would like to enter a long list of military times into a spread sheet without having to continually enter the " : " (entering 051223 to read 05:12:23)

Answer:How do you format an Excel cell to military time?

Look here for a Macro: down about 1/3 of the page to the:Military To TimeThis function converts military time, supplied as an integer, to a standard serial time number. For example, it converts 1130 to 11:30, and 1650 to 16:50. With either of these Custom Formats: 00\:00 or 00":"00you can make your number Look like a time, but it will only be a number and you will Not be able to do any Time Math with it.And in the future, Excel questions are best asked in the Office Software ForumMIKE

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I'm new here and I'm trying ot get some help to this problem. A few days ago, my computer went haywire! My bf told me that the computer was invaded by a virus and I got Symantec messages about sending emails rapidly, and pop ups about a spyware killer. I ran the SmitfraudFix and I couldn't get my registry scanned during that process. I ran AVG and then the pop ups and email notices stopped. However, I still have this lingering effect, I think. Any thoughts??Here are my DSS results...Deckard's System Scanner v20071014.68Run by Owner on 2008-06-15 23:21:16Computer is in Normal Mode.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------System Drive C: has 12.26 GiB (less than 15%) free.-- HijackThis (run as Owner.exe) -----------------------------------------------Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 23:22: VIRUS ALERT!, on 6/15/2008Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.5730.0013)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exeC:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\Stardock\SDMCP... Read more

Answer:Virus Alert!, Military Time In Taskbar

Hello Kiwimika and welcome to BleepingComputer,1. * Clean your Cache and Cookies in IE:Close all instances of Outlook Express and Internet Explorer Go to Control Panel > Internet Options > General tabUnder Browsing History, click Delete. Click Delete Files, Delete cookies and Delete historyClick Close below.* Clean your Cache and Cookies in Firefox (In case you also have Firefox installed):Go to Tools > Options.Click Privacy in the menu..Click the Clear now button below.. A new window will popup what to clear.Select all and click the Clear button again.Click OK to close the Options window* Clean other Temporary files + Recycle bin Go to start > run and type: cleanmgr and click ok. Let it scan your system for files to remove. Make sure Temporary Files, Temporary Internet Files, and Recycle Bin are the only things checked.Press OK to remove them.2. Please download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here or HereDoubleclick mbam-setup.exe to install the application.Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.Once the program has loaded, select "Perform Quick Scan", then click Scan.The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.Make sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.When disinfection is complete... Read more

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I need this date (3:44:42 PM)to read military time. I also need to add a month and year (4/15) in the same cell so my end result will be
I am able to change to military time. However, when I add the month and year 4/15, the cell content change, and the military time disappears. Is there a way for an excel cell to contain two different cell formats? Or, is there a way to ‘hardcode’ the military time so it doesn’t change.
I am adding the month and year by hitting ALT/Enter to take this piece to a new line within the same cell, but as soon as I do this, the Military time changes and the result I am looking for ’15:44:42 4/15 never shows up. Any ideas?

Answer:Military Time plus month and date in same cell

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Hello, I have an hp with xp home sp3.
I've had this infection for a week or two now. Ok I've fixed the military time and the ip address issue. But now security essentials is constantly detecting new trojans. So...there's gotta be something else I can do to get rid of the virus permanently, right?

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Windows XP: My Windows clock is stuck on military (24-hour) time. How do I change it back?

Answer:Solved: Windows Clock Stuck on Military Time

Open Regional and Language Options in Control Panel. On the Regional Options display click Customize, then in the next window click the Time tab. For Time format choose h:mm:ss tt

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My PC Clock got set to military 24 hr format. Does anyone know how to set it back?

Answer:Solved: Resetting PC Clock from Military to Standard Time

Control Panel - Regional and Language

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Not real sure what all information is needed here...but my computer has recently struggled to surf the internet. i keep getting this message when logging on to a page. it routes me to a page with 'suggestions'. i suspect this is some type of spyware or malware...the problem is, i cannot get rid of it. i have bitdefender but think it is a waste...i spend money on a decent virus protector and don't understand why i have encountered this problem. i have run spybot, super anti spyware, and smitfraudfix. below is my hijack this file...PLEASE HELP!! your support is much appreciated... vince

C:\Program Files\BitDefender\BitDefender 2009\bdagent.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\BitDefender\BitDefender 2009\seccenter.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Desktop Search\WindowsSearch.exe
C:\Program Files\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ymsgr_tray.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Program Files\SUPERAntiSpyware\SUPERAntiSpyware.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyOverride = *.local
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {02478D38-C3F9-4efb-9B51-7695ECA05670} - (no file)
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cell A1 has military time, 04:25:00condition if the value of time in A1 is between 07:00:00 and 15:00:00, then B1 should display "a"; if the value of time in A1 is between 15:00:00 and 23:00:00, then B1 should display "b";if the value of time in A1 is between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00, then B1 should display "c";

Answer:how to create nested if function for date and military time

Try this and see how it works:=IF(OR(A1<TIME(7,0,0),A1>=TIME(23,0,0)),"C",IF(AND(A1>=TIME(7,0,0),A1<TIME(15,0,0)),"A",IF(AND(A1>=TIME(15,0,0),A1<TIME(23,0,0)),"B")))EDIT:Hers is an updated formula:=IF(A1="","",IF(OR(A1<TIME(7,0,0),A1>=TIME(23,0,0)),"C",IF(AND(A1>=TIME(7,0,0),A1<TIME(15,0,0)),"A",IF(AND(A1>=TIME(15,0,0),A1<TIME(23,0,0)),"B"))))If A1 is empty, this will blank the cell.MIKE edited by mmcconaghy

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I have tried using a simple subtraction equation to determine the difference in hours using military time, however when you get to half hour increments, for example, 1700 - 1230, You see the minutes as 70, which is the correct subtraction. I need to know how to convert the 100 units to 60 showing 5 hours and 30 minutes, not 4 hours and 70 minutes. I thought if inserting an if statement to add 160 units, but can't remember the condition "ends with" 70. Thank you!.

Answer:Converting military time to hours/minutes in Excel

It is probably happening because you do not have the cells formatted as TIME.In cell A1 enter 17:00 << NOTE the colon - it is REQUIREDIn cell B1 enter 12:30 << NOTE the colon - it is REQUIREDIn cell C1 enter the formula =A1-B1 you should now have an answer of 4:30MIKE

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first, I apologize for such a lengthy post. I have tried to provide as much information as I can. I have proof read and I hope that it is in a logical order for you to follow.I am running XP Media Center Edition Service Pack 2I found a very similar problem on the following post on this forum: symptoms were a little different and were as follows:1. "VIRUS ALERT!" shows up where the clock normally appear in the taskbar.2. In the start tab I cannot see the program files fly out, control panel, run tab, etc.3. On my computer I cannot see my C:/ drive.4. New icons installed on desktop for "privacy protector" , "error cleaner" and "spyware and malware protection"5. When doing an cntl-alt-delete it says this has been disabled by the administratorhow I arrived at this state:I had a file playing in windows media and when it moved to the next file in the playlist (not sure of the exact file) a popup came up with something to do with activeX. I tried to X/Close out and of course it did some funky things to avoid me closing. I then tried to cntl+alt+del to stop the media player but at this point the problem had already taken over. my computer screen went blank and then shutdown. I tried to restart and the start up stopped at the blue screen with "windows is starting up..." I eventually was able to start windows in safe mode under my usual username but found that my desktop had changed dramat... Read more

Answer:acquiring network address + military time showing in taskbar (XP sp2)

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan. If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue. If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button.The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to complete so please be patient.When the scan is finished, a message box will say "The scan completed successfully. Click 'Show Results' to display all objects found".Click OK to close the message box and continue with the removal process.Back at the main Scanner screen, click on the Show Results button to see a list of any malware that was found.Make sure that ev... Read more

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clock is in militaryie: 20:39: virus alert!can't use task manager, tried regedit, says disabled by adminitrator. I am the administrator. Went through all of the stuff on the "new" page. it's better, but not 100%. Somehow got the following programs-error cleaner, privacy protector, spyware&malware protection. All programs does not show on my start menu and my hard drive does not show in "my computer". HELP!!Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 20:36: VIRUS ALERT!, on 9/21/2008Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\ACS\AOLAcsd.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\TopSpeed\2.0\aoltsmon.exeC:\Program Files\McAfee\MBK\MBackMonitor.exeC:\PROGRA~1\McAfee\MSC\mcmscsvc.exec:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\mcafee\mna\mcnasvc.exec:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\mcafee\mcproxy\mcproxy.exeC:�... Read more

Answer:Can't Use Explorer-says Error And Must Close. Clock Says Time In Military And Virus Alert!

virus scan ran and found and quarantined the following trojansvundo, puper, generic.dx, ad clicker-fc, generic downloader.x, unwanted programs: generic pup.x (cannot be completely removed) and advanced cleaner (removed)This is the new logfile.Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 06:15: VIRUS ALERT!, on 9/22/2008Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\ACS\AOLAcsd.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\TopSpeed\2.0\aoltsmon.exeC:\Program Files\McAfee\MBK\MBackMonitor.exeC:\PROGRA~1\McAfee\MSC\mcmscsvc.exec:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\mcafee\mna\mcnasvc.exec:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\mcafee\mcproxy\mcproxy.exeC:\PROGRA~1\McAfee\VIRUSS~1\mcshield.exeC:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MPFSrv.exec:\PROGRA~1\\agent\mcagent.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32&... Read more

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My problem seems to be identical to MuffinMan's. Went to a commonly viewed website, all of a sudden I picked up malware of some kind. My background changed to a blue screen with a message saying "You have spyware on your computer please install antivirus 2008!" then every now and again a box pops up asking me to accept the terms and install some antivirus . My computer is running very slowly. It runs military time for an inexplicable reason. Also, I am consistently redirected to different websites, particularly when I am going to an anti-virus site. Also, the free version of AVG will not work.I went to a public library computer, went to and downloaded every free anti-virus and spy-ware I could get my hands on. Thats how I got here. I ran about 15 scans with 8 or 9 different programs. Most of the time nothing popped up but I achieved some success. The desktop background no longer had the message. The pop-up box also is no longer occurring.Still I cannot change my background off a blue screen, my computer clock is showing military time, I am still often redirected when web-browsing(although less after I uninstalled a suspicious-looking program through control panel), and my computer still runs a little slow.I've run hijackthis and kaspersky online scanner. I tried to run random's system info tool, but it keeps stalling. Could someone please look at it and help me fix my computer?Thanks.Here is my hijackthis log:Logfile of Trend Micro Hija... Read more

Answer:Blue Screen, Web Site Redirection, Military Time, Slow Running. Please Help.

Please visit the following link and use the instructions there to post a ComboFix log as a reply to this topic: following the instructions please install the Windows XP Recovery Console if you are using XP.After running ComboFix, please post the ComboFix log as well as a brand new HijackThis as a reply to this topic.

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Hi, I'm sure glad there are folks out there like you to help me.I had various infections that included Virtumonde and Vista Antivirus 2008. Spybot and others seem to fix most everything, but I have not been able to figure out how to remove the "VIRUS ALERT!" from the taskbar and the clock is set to military time. I also am not able to locate the C: drive from My Computer, although I can access things on it from other locations. I have seen here and other sites that I am not alone with this I am grateful to see that others seem to be able to take care of it with your help. Thank you.Here are my various reports:Deckard's System Scanner v20071014.68Run by zdk on 2008-07-27 17:23:22Computer is in Normal Mode.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Backed up registry hives.Performed disk cleanup.System Drive C: has 3.05 GiB (less than 15%) free.-- HijackThis Clone ------------------------------------------------------------Emulating logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 2008-07-27 17:29:56Platform: Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 (5.00.2195)MSIE: Internet Explorer (6.00.2800.1106)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\system32\SMSS.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\CSRSS.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\WINLOGON.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\SERVICES.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\LSASS.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS�... Read more

Answer:"virus Alert!" In Taskbar, Military Time, No "c:" Drive Listed In My Computer

Hello and welcome to BCWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. We aim to provide the valuable service known to come from BC to every member we can, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine.Upon completing the steps below a staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.Thanks and again sorry for the delay. Please download Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) and save to your Desktop.alternate download siteDSS will do the following:Create a new System Restore point in Windows XP and Vista.Clean your Temporary Files, Downloaded Program Files, Internet Cache Files, and empty the Recycle Bin on all drives.Check some important areas of your system and produce a report for an analyst to review.Automatically run HijackThis. It will also install and place a shortcut to HijackThis on your desktop if you do not already have it installed. So if HijackThis is not installed and DSS prompts you to download it, please answer yes.You must be logged onto an account with administrator priv... Read more

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we use outlook to view messages in the military. these messages are most likely refrenced by their date time group. in the message ( body of the email ) it will state the DTG.. example DTG: 291323Z Apr 10

i would like to make a field in my view so i can have the messages displaed by DTG. is this possible? if so how?


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And i get the error

"Outlook encountered an error and needs to close. We're sorry for the inconvenience . . "

And there is a checkbox, its checked by default, it says "Restart Microsoft Outlook"

I already tried a new Outlook profile, I did a reinstallation. I mounted the users mailbox on my computer and clicked on Notes and it worked. So, i've isolated it to his computer only. Any ideas?

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Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider allows you to recover that lost taskbar space used by the awesome Windows 7 Sticky Notes feature.

With complete functionality like launching on system startup, hotkeys, along with the super easy usability Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider can make your use of Sticky Notes a hell of a lot easier.

Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider allows you to easily from hotkeys, or via the system tray icon, show or hide the Sticky Notes item from the taskbar. Other hotkeys allow you to launch Sticky Notes and also bring Sticky Notes to focus.


How much does it cost?
Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider is free for download and use and does not cost a single cent. Although, a donation is greatly appreciated and will help continute future development.

My Sticky Notes arent hiding!
If the Sticky Notes taskbar button is not hiding or isn't re-appearing in the taskbar, then you may need to click the button from the menu 'Bring Notes to Focus'. If this still does not work, then you may need to restart Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider by clicking 'Close SNTH'.

I can't find the tray icon for SNTH!
The tray icon for Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider is the squares in front of eachother . If this is not in the main tray area then you may need to click the arrow to show hidden icons.
If you still cannot find the icon then SNTH may not be running.

SNTH is crashing!
If this is happening then send us an email with the error and we will do w... Read more

Answer:Sticky Notes Taskbar Hider - Send Notes to Tray!

I keep one on my desktop at all times with To-Do list. Love how it expands as I type more items. I have room on the taskbar for now, but will bookmark this for later when my taskbar fills up since I really don't need it there.

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Previously i had observed in my Windows 7 Beta Observations and Screenshots thread that the Notes gadget is missing from Windows 7, and instead the sticky notes app has been given prime time position as a replacement for the Notes gadget.
I have been using the sticky notes app for two weeks now, i leave a lot of notes to myself to make sure i remember stuff , and i must say it is a much better notes and postit solution as compared to the very basic and now seemingly useless notes gadget.
Without bothering you with text, i will let the screenshots do all the talking.
This is how the sticky notes open up on the first launch.
I have already forgotten Vista, so am not sure if Vista too supported notes of different colors, but here you go, Wid 7 does.
Now this is my biggest complaing of the notes gadget resolved, multiple notes lying all over your screen Feels much more personal this way.
Another improvement over the notes gadget, keep typing and your note will automatically increase in lenght. Make way for the To-Do lists!
Offering more customizations, a user can now simply drag and resize the note according to his wishes.
The notes are readble via the taskbar previews, a simple but still productive tweak.
Sticky Notes is the only app other than Windows Live Messenger offering a productive use of the jump lists!

Answer:Windows 7 Sticky Notes - Everything the Notes Gadget wasn't!

Nice presentation.
Btw, in case one closes the Vista Notes Gadgets one could recover using the lost notes by following the following process suggested by our MVP collegue Pal : Retrieve Lost Notes Of Windows Vista Sidebar Notes Gadget

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sending an email using web notes the colored notes appear but the typed notes do not appear on the email only the number for the notes

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Hi, do you guys know of any Linux utility -or Windows- that is good for letting me jot down notes --simple ones, just a few words, no more than say 50-- but then later on allow me to search through all my notes for certain keywords? I know it sounds like a job for a mini database or a spreadsheet but I don't want to load a huge program for such a simple task. I'd like something lean and fast that has only those functions: New note, Edit note, Search in notes.

I would thereafter -when I have more time- organize and export my notes to a proper database or spreadsheet.

BTW, I'm using Kontact on FedoraCore6 right now, so it'd be beautiful if the proposed utility is compatible with Kontact.


Answer:Any utility to write notes and search in notes?

See if you can get hold of an old copy of ACT - anything before ACT2000. This would work as it can run as a TSR and also has a keyword search facility.

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OK, I'm a computer consultant. I help people with whatever issues they have, so by the nature of my job, I see a lot of weird things and even more things that my clients think are weird, and I know that everything pretty much always has a normal explanation. That said, I'm at a loss on this one big time.

My client sends me an email saying "why are my images fading in Outlook" and I say something like "cmon what does fading mean?" She uses her Outlook as a file manager, essentially, which believe me I've told many times is not wise. So she'll create a contact called House Bathroom Pictures and will use the notes field to essentially act like a file folder, pasting images, phone numbers etc into there. Case in point, she has a couple contact files that are over 50 MB in size (if you look at the phone list and add "size" as a column.

So I say I have to see this for myself, and what appears to be happening is that the resolution of the images is being degraded - though not even really that, because you would think that eventually if the resolution was reduced enough and the image then resized bigger again, you'd start to get pixelation. But no, what we get is kinda as if you are taking an image into a photo editor, adding 10% brightness, and saving it again. Repeat that process 5-6 times and you've doubled and tripled the brightness,and the image soon becomes unviewable. I have attached a sample image. Looking at it ag... Read more

Answer:Why would images in the notes field of anOutlook contact "degrade"over time?

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I've taken to using Sticky Notes recently and love them, but today I've had them crash on me for the first time and I lost some of the notes.

I'm wondering, is there some kind of modified version or something that would allow saving the notes?

I don't mean saving them to some particular destination as a file, but just saving the current notes so that if a crash happens those would be the ones that are restored, rather than what happened to me which is that what was restored was the notes I had the last time Sticky Notes closed properly.

Answer:Sticky Notes - Saving the notes?

Hello Alfred,

The tutorial below can help show you how to backup and restore your Sticky Notes.

Sticky Notes - Backup and Restore in Windows 10

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Question: Military Games

ok i need a really fun military game thats online.Any1 know of any?

Answer:Military Games

what do u mean by "military game"? FPS, RTS, or just a military themed game

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I am deployed overseas and am in need of some diagnosis expertise. Please look at these logfiles and email me back or respond to this thread to let me know hat to do.

I have followed the 5 steps before posting and these are fresh reports from Pandascan and Hijack this.

I had Mytob.JK.worm infection and it sent itself to all my address book email addresses. My email account was suspended for the large ammount of spam. I am unsure of the status of the virus because Pandascan says that it is disinfected. Please look at these logs and tell me how to proceed.

Thank you,

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 6:33:25 PM, on 9/19/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
c:\program files\common files\logitech\lvmvfm\LVPrcSrv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\OfficeScan Client\ntrtscan.exe
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Question: MIlitary overseas

I know being overseas lets me fall behind on tv shows, but I can't even get to watch anything from the major networks websites. I get the message that it's for US only. I was wondering if there was anything I can do to help get an US ip address so I can watch some shows and maybe even get to download some stuff on xbox live. Gears of war is banned where I am at so getting the online stuff is impossible.

Answer:MIlitary overseas

Theres a few things you can do, mostly proxy or VPN stuff try for an easy solution though I'm not sure what the performance will be like. I know it says stuff about security etc but thats for marketing reasons, it'll get you a US IP address.

For Xbox stuff you'd probably have to do something similar but at a router level, which might not be possible depending on the local network setup.

If you're on some kind of local base network with a range or domain specifically assigned to the military try contacting the local sysadmin and see if he can get it allowed or do something for you.

I'm ignorant of such things but I'd of thought the military would have been more sensitive to things like this, preventing culture shock and building moral etc.

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Question: Military Takeover

Hi there people. This is my first thread.
Initially I was impressed with the military dot com web site, which is associated with I even made it my home page for Internet Explorer. However, when I scanned my pc with Microsoft Antispyware, it pointed to the site as a potential threat. NO MATTER WHAT I DID, including all the procedures laid out in these forums including those given by Major Attitude, to reset to my default home page, took over on startup. When in my anger I blocked the site because of the violation, my entire internet connection was messed up. I was forced to unblock the site to bring things back to normal. I hate being obligated to the military without my free will to choose. I feel like I've been DRAFTED It's just not right. IT FEELS LIKE MY PC IS UNDER MILITARY OCCUPATION! I visited the web site daily and would have been perfectly fine book-marking the site as one of my favorites. NOT ANYMORE!!!

Any suggestions besides using all the tools described in this forum that already hasn't worked?

Answer:Military Takeover

Make sure you have HijackThis 1.99.1 and follow the guidelines on where to install it and how to post a log as an attachment. This is all covered in the sticky thread NO HIJACK THIS LOG FILES BEFORE READING THIS: HJT Tutorial & LOG File Posting

Now post a HijackThis log as an attachment to your message (Do not post the log inline). All running programs should be closed, including your web browser, e-mail. Close before running Hijack This!

To repeat: Do NOT run Hijack This from the Desktop, a temp folder, or a sub-folder of C:\Documents and Settings, or choose to run it directly from the downloaded ZIP file. Place it in its own folder, for example C:\Program Files\HJT

We are very busy here at MajorGeeks.Com PhilliePhan, Chaslang or myself with check back when time permits.!

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I am departing soon and would desperately like to my laptop with me when I go. Here's a quick summary if any one wishes to have mercy on my soul and lend a helping hand:

- The black screen of death. I can turn on the computer (a DELL INSPIRON E1405) and see the DELL Logo and the Windows logo....then nothingness. Just a black cursor, no nothing.

- Rebooting...alot! No luck...blackness
- Tried re-installing WINDOWS VISTA by booting from the read " Windows is Loading Files"...and then it goes to blackness...nothing. No dice.
- I know zippy about comptuers...but it seems like I have two options, F2 or F12 from that startup screen...I've tried both...and can get that far.

Any advice on how to possibly save this computer? Is it dead and should I toss in the Atlantic ocean on my way overseas? Im starting to wonder if I even have the right VISTA CD anymore. Penny for anyone's thoughts...

Thanks a ton. Shack

Answer:HELP...Deploying US Military...with Computer Problems

Sound like a hardware issue. If you are about to go where you may have other things to stress you, probably better off getting something new for few hundreds bucks and leave that one home. When you get back you may try to fix it. But I wouldn't rely on that thing right now.

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This one is way out there, but I'm gonna ask anyway. Part of my job is military logistics. This involves developing and compiling all sorts of data about equipment, spares and repair parts, etc. and delivering it to the Government in a specific (MIL-STD-1388-2B) format. The program I currently use is called powerLOG, which was developed by the Government and is furnished free to contractors. The program is not at all intuitive or user friendly, and often requires repetitive entries of the same data for different purposes. I'm wondering if there's something else available, whether freeware or payware, that will do the same things and is easier to use.

Answer:Any Military Logistics Types in the House?

We use a program called MP2 made by Data steam System. I work at a Power plant we're part of 20+ plants which all use it. If you need more info let me know.
Also many 24 hours ago I was a Capt. in the New Hampshire Amry Guard. Luck Phil Conrad

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I've watched a couple of videos on youtube about military standards on x250 or x1 carbon, claiming that they are water proof or spill proof something..... but the ports on the sides of the laptops are not sealed or covered, e.g USB, VGA, mic/audio jack and ventilation etc How can it be spill proof in that case?? water could get into the laptop through those ports easily   

Answer:does x250 meet military tests?

Spill proof is mostly on keyboard area, if you spill on that area the laptop has holes under it where water or so will rin out that's what is spill proof but laptop isn't water proof.

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Anyone here know the details of how the military lost secrets recently by infected thumb drives? I would like to know if Norton, et al has all the details so that I can be sure that when I scan my thumb drives (and CDs) that they really are clean.

My point here is to actually find out what the military did with those infected thumb drives--were they all trashed, or was there a way to disinfect them?

I am pretty sure that I have a couple of thumb drives, ones that have very important information on them, that open the door to some intruder.
I keep a long list of symptoms of this intrusion that are not with me at the moment, so I won't go into all the weird paranoid woman details, but it includes things such as,
--on a newly nuked and burned hard drive (Free [email protected] write to 0s, long format reinstall of XPPro) the Windows Firewall says it's working fine, but if you look at the event logs, you will see a warning that Windows Firewall is NOT working
--In the WMI Control (I THINK that's what you call it), before I connect to the net for the first time, I find 48 DCOM apps that all appear to be things that are intended to collect and send everything that happens on my computer to some server somewhere, and when I look at other people's new computers there's nothing like that. Once I open that area and look at those things, whether I remove them or not, I am never able to get back in to see whether those applications are baaaaack. That is, until I nuke ... Read more

Answer:Dirty thumb drives in the military?

Not sure if this is want you're referring to by Dirty Thumb drives ..
But do you have a Sony Finger print reader thumb drive ??

I'm not sure the malware scanners can catch a rootkit.

And welcome to the TSG forum.

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Is it true that Lenovo refuses to do business with members (or family members) of the US Military? Is this how a Chinese computer manufacturer tries to integrate itself into US society?? I'm part of a military family posted abroad and had a pre-christmas order  for a Lenovo Y510p gaming laptop (a gift for our 16-year old son) cancelled because I'm using a "freight forwarder" in Florida. Smacks of discrimination if you ask me. Buy American instead!

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French Military Confounded by Conficker

We already told you how widespread the Conficker worm is and it looks like France isn?t immune either. CNET reports that the worm is responsible for wreaking some havoc in their military.

Mr. Merchet quotes a publication that has somehow escaped my attention- Intelligence Online. This extremely serious resource for allegedly secret stuff declared that the virus "brought down certain arms systems" and grounded the Navy's Dassault Rafale aircraft.

Answer:French Military Confounded by Conficker

I thought militaries didn't use Windows, I expected them to use some sort of custom OS. Unless Conficker isn't Windows-only?

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I know theres software you can download that will wipe an entire drive with up to and more then 72 passes of random 1s and 0s to make data unrecoverable.

But is there software [preferably freeware] that can do this for selected files?

I want to erase some files and have no worry that they'll ever be recoverable again, Namely banking information and the like.

Answer:Military Grade deletion for select files?

I know what your talking about--I used to do that sort of stuff. Word of caution, though I dont know any free utlities, low level formatting can be harmful.

I've read that if you install something, like an OS on an HD with previous data, that works just as good. In otherwords, overwiting permanently deletes files.

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SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea's military said Friday it was investigating a hacking attack that netted secret defense plans with the United States and may have been carried out by North Korea.
The suspected hacking occurred late last month when a South Korean officer failed to remove a USB device when he switched a military computer from a restricted-access intranet to the Internet, Defense Ministry spokesman Won Tae-jae said.
The USB device contained a summary of plans for military operations by South Korean and U.S. troops in case of war on the Korean peninsula. Won said the stolen document was not a full text of the operational plans, but an 11-page file used to brief military officials. He said it did not contain critical information.
Won said authorities have not ruled out the possibility that Pyongyang may have been involved in the hacking attack by using a Chinese IP address - the Web equivalent of a street address or phone number.
The Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported, citing the January edition of its sister magazine Monthly Chosun, that hackers used a Chinese IP address and that North Korea is suspected of involvement. The Monthly Chosun cited South Korea's National Intelligence Service and Defense Security Command.
Yonhap news agency also reported the hackers used a Chinese IP address. It said the North's involvement was not immediately confirmed, also citing military officials it did not identify.
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I have a customer in the aviation idustry that needs his clock in XP Home to read 24-hour (military, UTC) time (e.g., 1:00 PM displays as 13:00). In Win 2K, this was easy, but I am not familiar with XP Home. Could somebody help me out? I had him set the clock to Greenwich Mean Time, but it doesn't display in the 24-hour format.

Answer:Setting XP Home clock to 24-hour (military)

Control Panel -> Regional and Language Options.

Click on the Regional Options tab.

Click on the customize button.

Click on the Time tab.

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Bad flash drive caused worst U.S. military breach.

A malware-laden flash drive inserted in a laptop at a U.S. military base in the Middle East in 2008 led to the "most significant breach of" the nation's military computers ever, according to a new magazine article by a top defense official.


-- Tom

Answer:Bad flash drive caused worst U.S. military breach


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I stumbled upon a GREAT deal on an Un-Advertised special on Microsoft Office 2003 Standard Edition, at the Navy Exchange today. Full version, marked as a Military Appreciation Edition for $ 59.99. I was skeptical and but couldn't pass it up. Did some searching when I got home and only found two hits on Google... One on an another forum stating the same thing I'm doing now (he got his a AAFES). The second was a closed ebay auction where it went for $127.

Just passing the word for my military family, I may head back tomorrow for another.

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Hello, I was referred to post my problem here with a HJT log. I clicked on a file that changed my background and changed my clock to military time and it said "VIRUS ALERT" next to it. I followed the directions given to me by one of the moderators in the "Am I infected" forum. The clock is back to normal and it does not say virus alert anymore. However when I try to boot in regular mode, it usually just freezes at the desktop screen. I have run Malwarebytes, Superspy Search and destroy, installed zone alarms firewall, and avg antivirus. The Malwarebytes results with the same 4-6 infected files everytime I scan now. I will post that log along with the HiJackThis log. I appreciate any help I can get.Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.28Database version: 1227Windows 5.1.2600 Service Pack 210/5/2008 4:32:12 PMmbam-log-2008-10-05 (16-32-12).txtScan type: Quick ScanObjects scanned: 54066Time elapsed: 5 minute(s), 38 second(s)Memory Processes Infected: 0Memory Modules Infected: 0Registry Keys Infected: 2Registry Values Infected: 0Registry Data Items Infected: 2Folders Infected: 0Files Infected: 2Memory Processes Infected:(No malicious items detected)Memory Modules Infected:(No malicious items detected)Registry Keys Infected:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\tdssdata (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\tdss (Trojan.Agent) -> Quarantined and dele... Read more

Answer:Military Clock Virus Alert Trojan.agent

Hello, dd198608. to BleepingComputer.comMy name is Billy O'Neal and I will be helping you. (Billy or Bill is fine, if you like.)Please give me some time to look over your computer's log(s).Please take note of the following:In the meantime, please refrain from making any changes to your computer.Also, even if things appear to be running better, there is no guarantee that everything is finished. Please continue to check this forum post in order to ensure we get your system completely clean. We do not want to clean you part-way up, only to have the system re-infect itself. If you do not understand any step(s) provided, please do not hesitate to ask before continuing. I would much rather clarify instructions or explain them differently than have something important broken.Finally, please reply using the button in the lower left hand corner of your screen.One or more of the identified infections is a backdoor trojan.This allows hackers to remotely control your computer, steal critical system information and download and execute files.I would counsel you to disconnect this PC from the Internet immediately. If you do any banking or other financial transactions on the PC or if it should contain any other sensitive information, please get to a known clean computer and change all passwords where applicable, and it would be wise to contact those same financial institutions to apprise them of your situation.Though the trojan has been identified and can be killed, because of it's backdoo... Read more

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QinetiQ’s espionage expertise didn’t keep Chinese cyber- spies from outwitting the company. In a three-year operation, hackers linked to China’s military infiltrated QinetiQ’s computers and compromised most if not all of the company’s research. At one point, they logged into the company’s network by taking advantage of a security flaw identified months earlier and never fixed.
“We found traces of the intruders in many of their divisions and across most of their product lines,” said Christopher Day, until February a senior vice president for Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)’s Terremark security division, which was hired twice by QinetiQ to investigate the break-ins. “There was virtually no place we looked where we didn’t find them.”


Answer:china cyberspies outwit us stealing military secrets

On a radio program on NPR, a security expert said that they used spearfishing. This involves sending emails about bank accounts statements, unpaid bills, cheap viagra, hot women who are alone and waiting for you but when you click on it, you get a small program installed instead.

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MSI Releases N260GTX Lightning for Military Grade Performance

MSI has just announced the GeForce N260GTX Lightning featuring the exclusive Twin Frozr, AirForce Panel, 10-Phase Power PWM and 1792MB double-sized memory. Read the full press release here.

Today, MSI releases its greatest custom designed GeForce GTX 260 graphics card after a great introduction at Cebit 2009: MSI N260GTX Lightning. MSI N260GTX Lightning has "Military Class" components, which redefine the standards of top quality graphics cards. With its 1792MB double-sized memory and Twin Frozr thermal design, MSI N260GTX Lightning becomes the most unique GeForce GTX260 on the market. Furthermore, this graphics card has important overclocking features like V-Check points to measure the voltage and MSI exclusive "AirForce Panel" only in "limited" black edition. All the user has to do is slightly touch the panel to enjoy high speed performance by overclocking!

Military Class is the new standard of top quality of graphics cards. It uses ultra long lifespan solid cap which is 2.5x times of lifespan of normal solid cap and ultra high stability Hi-C Cap that can withstand 20% higher temperature. With such high quality components on one card, MSI N260GTX Lightning has incomparable overclocking potential and extreme high stability and reliability.

Answer:MSI Releases N260GTX Lightning for Military Grade Performance

Prices speculation puts it around the Gtx275/gtx280 price and even with its overclocking potential it won't be worth it!

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After a big Windows update push occurred during this month PKI authentication has been intermittent for military common access cards (CAC).

CACs have been locking once inserted into a card reader, without any authentication/PIN attempts. Some users can browse to a .mil website, select their certificate, and then receive a PIN attempt warning (last time to enter PIN correctly before CAC is locked)
before even entering a PIN. Thereafter, some users can successfully authenticate on the next attempt; whereas, other users are left with a locked CAC. Some users do not receive this warning at all and their CAC does not lock. This incident is really weird!

Is there an update that got released, within the last month, that could possibly affect the cryptographic service provider or cryptoAPI, or cause intermittent PKI problems?

Or company smart cards don't have an issue authenticating during login or anything. We just have problems when end users attempt to authenticate using their CAC with a .mil website.

Any and all help would be greatly appreciated, thank you!

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A range of crucial satellite systems manufactured by some of the world?s biggest government contractors contain severe vulnerabilities that could be exploited to disrupt military operations and flight-safety communications, researchers have warned.

Security consultancy IOActive says it has uncovered various vulnerabilities in software and ground-based satellite systems manufactured by British suppliers Cobham and Inmarsat. US firms Harris Corporation, Hughes and Iridium were also said to have produced vulnerable kit, alongside Thuraya, a UAE provider, and Japan Radio Company.

The US Computer Emergency Response Team based in Carnegie Mellon University, which is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security, warned about a handful of the vulnerabilities in January.

But on Wednesday information on more alleged weaknesses was released, amid growing concern the contractors are ignoring the threats. The latest report from IOActive suggested there were some easily hackable systems, many of which were designed for keeping aircraft, ships and army personnel safe.


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The group typically gains a foothold in sensitive networks by attaching booby-trapped documents to e-mails, according to a 62-page report published Monday by Crowdstrike, a firm that conducts forensic investigations on behalf of customers who have suffered security breaches. When employees click on the documents, the attackers are able to gain control over their PCs. The attackers then use the PCs to take control of servers housing blueprints, customer lists, or other sensitive data This is a perfect example of why you should never click on attachments from unknown sources. If you ever get a email from unknown/ suspect source's JUST DELETE it. You can't rely on your antivirus to protect you, even email's from family and friend's are suspect especially the ones with those stupid joke attachments. PC security starts and ends with you. Nick

Answer:Chinese military tied to prolific hacking group targeting US aerospace industry

My uneducated, but perhaps rational, response to this and other attacks using Office would be:
1. assume that Office will not be free of vulnerabilities for 'quite a few years'
2. MS - make a secure version that always runs inside a sandbox (built-in to Office)
3. Equip it with detection abilities, such as provided by buster sandbox analyser
4. Take action when 'buster' is suspicious e.g. abort Office
5. Always empty the sandbox when Office closes
How much easier is that than reactively fixing vulnerabilities as they arise ?
It just seems to make more sense ???????????

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Hello, folks.

I'd just like to say that I have been coming here for quite some time and never even needed to make a single post because you had all the answers waiting for me, and I should thank you all a great deal for that. One of the finest communities on the web, and I'm proud to say I've linked at least a couple of dozen people to these boards, if not more. They all have recieved great help as well.

This time, however, I don't think I am capable of helping myself, and I think I require the assistance of a pro. I myself, while having been able to help myself before, really have very little knowledge of this stuff. Now, I did almost everything in the READ ME AND RUN ME FIRST thread, a few things I was not able to do. I think I know which malware problems I have, I am just unsure of how to rid myself of them, and I'd rather not take a chance and delete something important.

Anyway, I have attached my HiJack This log file, hopefully someone can find the time to help me as this site has many many times before.

Thanks, all the best...


Answer:Long time reader, first time poster...Big time problem...

I need the logs from the two online scans listed in the READ ME.

6: Online Virus And Trojan Scanning

Please run the below two online scanning tools and make sure you save and attach the logs later to any request for help that you post. From step 5 you should already be in safe mode but you will need to reconnect your cable now and possibly reboot and choose Safe Mode with Networking Support. If you cannot connect in safe mode for any reason (like dial-up users), run the online scanners in normal boot mode. You will need to use Internet Explorer to run these online scans.


Bitdefender agree to the license and then select Scan. Once Bitdefender completes the scan:

Click-on Click here to view the report

When the window comes up with the report. Click File, Save As.... and then change the Save as type to Text File (*.txt)

Change the file name to something short like bdscan1.txt

Then save it to your Desktop or anywhere else you can find it to upload here as an attachment.

Post the bdscan1.txt file as an ATTACHMENT.

Panda ActiveScan It will only fix certain viruses and trojans. Most items found will not be fixed. When it finishes the scan click on See Report . Then in the next window click Save Report. The default report name is Activescan.txt. Just save it where you can find it so you can attach to your message when you begin a thread with a request for help.

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Yesterday afternoon, I found a stand full of copies of Office 2003 Standard Edition labeled as "Military Appreciation Edition" at the Ft. Gordon (GA) PX. (For those that don't know, the PX -- or BX on Air Force Bases -- is the military equivalent to Wal-Mart: a store that sells just about everything.) The price for this "Military Appreciation Edition" was $59.95 -- and since I bought it on post, tax-free. Thinking that this was too good to be true, I tried asking a sales clerk if the Office MAE was a standalone or update version -- I confused her so much that I had to show her the MAE box and a box of the Std. Upgrade version to help her understand my question better. (There was another custormer, a self-proclaimed "computer expert," who was so confused with my question that he thought I asked if I could use the Office MAE to update Windows XP....)

Long story short: Has anyone here heard of a "Military Appreciation Edition" of Microsoft Office? And is it a full version of the Standard Edition software or an upgrade?

I tried going online and searching for information about the MAE (specifically, as compared to just Office in general), but my search results came back empty. I also tried Microsoft's website but it didn't mention anything about the MAE. My search at AAFES, the military's online store for the PX/BX, came up empty as well. And nobody that I know knew anything about a "Military Appreciation Edition.&... Read more

Answer:Microsoft Office Standard Edition 2003 "Military Appreciation Edition" (what the...?)

While I have not heard of an "MAE" edition, I would surmise it is possible the only real "change" is the packaging and the price.

But if your really concerned if it is a valid copy, then you can call MS software piracy line at 1-800-RULEGIT and ask them.

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Question: AP NOTES

Hi, Someone here once told me how I could download some freeware called ap notes. The programme allowed me to put little sticky notes all over my desktop with an option to set an alarm on them etc. I have lost the programme now as I formatted my hard drive and can't find the programme anywhere on the net, can anyone help me to find it again......Thanks


Post-it® Software Notes click here the Lite version is free.

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New to Windows Phone and trying to use the free My Notes app. I have set up one event, but when I try to add a second one, I get a "Purchase App" screen that tells me I can only create one item in the free version. Does anyone have any experience with this app or tell me where I can get some assistance? Thanks!

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Need some brief notes on “Microsoft Web Posting Adaptor”, will any one just help me to get some from the net? Your advice will be much appreciated.

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All my notes I have been taking on one note are gone. I've been taking a lot of notes the day before. And I even opened it later that night and everything was still there, but this morning when I opened one note it told me there was an error and I needed to refresh the app. So I did and I reopened the note book. All my pages with the titles are in there but everything written in it was erased and I can't find them anywhere. I need these notes for school.. how can I find them or are they gone forever??

Answer:All my notes are gone

Originally Posted by Windows Central Question All my notes I have been taking on one note are gone. I've been taking a lot of notes the day before. And I even opened it later that night and everything was still there, but this morning when I opened one note it told me there was an error and I needed to refresh the app. So I did and I reopened the note book. All my pages with the titles are in there but everything written in it was erased and I can't find them anywhere. I need these notes for school.. how can I find them or are they gone forever??

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It's critical that my PC keeps the exact time as I record TV shows on it so just a few seconds off one way or the other will make me miss the start or end of my shows.

I found it was drifting off too much between syncs so I found a program that lets me set it to sync daily, however it seems like most of the time it gets the time completely wrong, often as much as 30-90 seconds off. I did notice that when syncing manually in the time settings it normally gets the right time each time, so I don't know why the scheduled syncs get the wrong time.

I did try several of the time servers with the same results.

Is there just no way to get the Windows time sync to work properly and if not are there free third party programs that can do it reliably?


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While I had a 10240 ISO prepared from the ESD from the Insider update, I downloaded a new .iso from Microsoft.

The new one is 3.255 GB in size. The older one, 3.899 GB. (Both are Pro X64.)

I re-installed 8.1 from an image. The first time I ran the upgrade, I chose to keep files and settings only. The upgrade went OK, but I could not activate the result. I got the message that the key was not the correct one.

I tried again: restored 8.1, and upgraded it. The result was activated.

For the acid test, I booted from a USB thumb drive with the updater. I deleted the partitions on the boot drive, and clean installed Win 10. The result was activated.

Aside from the detail about needing to keep everything when running the upgrade from 8.1, everything went as advertised.

Yes, you can do a clean install of Win 10 from the free upgrade after once activating the upgrade over an activated qualifying older OS.

Answer:brief Win 10 install from ISO notes

Good news! Your the first one running 10240 clean install and activated. Wish to have the link of new ISO file? Thanks in advance!
Will try it under 10240 upgrade.

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Question: handwritten notes

I just received a new X200 tablet. The pen works great however -  is there a way to keep the handwritten notes (not convert it to text) in MS Word and Excel??thanks,julie

Answer:handwritten notes

Have you ever tried using Microsoft Onenote or Windows Journal?  Those two programs are specifically designed for storing hand-written notes.  Windows Journal is already installed, but Onenote comes with certain versions of Microsoft Office.

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Question: Build Notes

Can anyone tell me what this means? ive seen it on cougar after you go to check out. I dont know actually how to build notes,be grateful for any advice. Many many thanks

Answer:Build Notes

Looking at the relevant page it just seems to be a freeform box for you to type any comments you feel inclined to add

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I have the sticky notes icon on the task bar. When I hover over it my note shows up but when I click on it it does not appear maximized on the desk top. Anyone know what I did wrong or is it a bug?

Answer:Where are my sticky notes

Hello oldspook,

I use Sticky Notes as well and it works fine for me when I click on it in the taskbar. Try uninstalling/re-installing the app and see if it corrects the problem. Let me know how it works out for you. Have a good evening!

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I have professors who use powerpoints everyday and I am considering to take notes on my laptop instead of printing the slides out. But I don't know if it's even possible... Can you do it? Do I have to use footnotes? Either way, how do you go about doing this?

Answer:Is it possible to take notes in powerpoint?

How are these PowerPoint files being display to you the students?
Do you have copies of these files on your machine?

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One of the things I like about Opera is it's sidepanel Notes to where one can drag a web link so one can easily get to that web page on later time. I haven't found anything like that in IE. Does it have it?

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Question: Sticky Notes

Really simple -> Where is the sticky notes stored at? If I add a note, where does Windows 7 put it?


Answer:Sticky Notes

C:\Users\<YourUserName>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes

Appdata is a hidden folder. Hidden Files and Folders - Show or Hide
Also, here is the location of the .exe.

Sticky Notes

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Question: Lotus notes

Hi,I have been recommended to Lotus notes for my work emails. I have looked all over the internet for somewhere to download it from but cannot seem to find the download for the latest version of the actaul program.Could anybody point me in the right direction please?Thanks

Answer:Lotus notes

Lotus Notes is not really a stand-alone email package.It's normally used with the Lotus Domino server package.See the links belowclick hereclick hereclick hereclick here

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I am using lotus Notes on the web when I travel. When in the office I use Lotus Notes directly from the server.

In my opinion Notes on the web is really bad, slow, not the same as the server version just not user friendly etc.

Anyway one thing I can't seem to do on the web version is drag and drop messages between folders.

I think I have narrowed the problem down to a missing 'iNotes6' class file. Of course the support structure is such that I get nowhere talking to them, it seems they have no idea of what to do.

Has anybody had any experience that they may be able to relate that would be helpful to me?

Best Regards,

Ron Hughes

Answer:Help! with Lotus Notes on the Web

Don't post duplicate threads.

Continue here

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Question: stick notes

I have Windows 7 on my computer. Can anyone tell me exactly what sticky are and how do I use it? Thank you very much. Murrar

Answer:stick notes

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