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Question: typo entered on email address

My correct email address is logged with my Microsoft account, but typo is showing on my windows phone Microsoft account under email+accounts, message says attention required. Click on message tried to correct using 'fix it here' then get message
There's a temporary problem, getting this message for 2 days now. Help

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Preferred Solution: typo entered on email address

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I bought a new computer and accidentally entered the wrong email address when prompted to create a Microsoft Account.
I cannot change it in Windows 10, as I must first verify the original (wrong) email via a code sent to my wrong email address. Now, how can I access the verification code if I cannot access the wrong email address, which may actually belong to someone else, right?
I must change the wrong email address, but I'm not allowed to do this until I first verify that I own the wrong email address. Crazy...
Can someone please help.
Thanks

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during setup of a new H.P Note book I entered incorrect email address on both a new microsoft acct, and Outlook16. My  problem is what steps to take and in what order to perform them in to verify this I must pick a differant email address and be able to verify it in new microsoft ,thats been created with the wrong email add.been struggling with this for 3+ weeks? any help will be greatly appreciate. Thank You

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Seting up my Windows Account on a new Windows 8.1 PC I entered an incorrect email address. Towards the end of the setup I was told to check my emails for the code needed to complete the setup process. Clearly I can't find the code because I gave an incorrect email address. So my Microsoft account is in limbo and I can't use it. The computer and Windows 8.1 work fine but I can't use my Windows Account. I've tried a number of things to sort this out without success. Please help.

Answer:Wrong email Address Entered During Account Setup

Hello bdlittlewood, and welcome to Eight Forums.

See if you may be able to switch your account to a local account first, then switch it back to a Microsoft account using the correct address to fix this.

Local Account - Switch to in Windows 8

Microsoft Account - Switch to in Windows 8

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MS Windows 7 Pro
MS Outlook 2007
 
After sending an email and checking the “Sent Items” folder, the To line of the email, I see Outlook just shows the addressee’s email address but not the natural name, as I input it.
 
Example:  I enter the natural name in the To line as “Joe,” at that point, a pop-up menu opens up with all the “Joes” I’ve previously sent emails to.  I select the correct one – Joe Smith <[email protected]> – and Outlook enters the name as “Joe Smith,” without the email address behind the name.
 
Later, after sending, a check of the “Sent Items” shows the natural name, “Joe Smith,” was dropped and replaced by [email protected]
 
Outlook was originally set up to retain the natural name in the To line and recently the program just arbitrarily changed itself.  I’ve checked everywhere in the program in an attempt to correct it, to no avail.
 
We send hundreds of client emails a month and need to sort by name, not email address.
 
Can anyone help?
 
Thanks.
 
 

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Hi folks!
I'm working on my friends pc. It's a Dell Dimension 4400 running XP Home. He called me over cuz he wasn't able to connect using his dial-up connection. His ISP is NetZero and they couldn't help him. It would dial in, confirm his password, disconnect and start dialing again.
I took the pc with me and I tried it on my broadband network. I scanned it with Avira and Malwarebytes and it found a bunch of stuff. MB wasn't able to update but I noticed that Avira was.
I was connected to the internet or so the the pc indicated but wasn't able to load a page. The only way to load a page was to type in the IP address of the website. For example if I wanted to connect to Yahoo.com and I typed Yahoo.com in I couldn't connect but if I typed in 69.147.114.224 the page would load.
And therein lies my question...What in the world is going on here and how do I correct this?
Please help,
God bless!
Pete
 

Answer:Can view websites ONLY if IP address is entered....

TCP/IP stack repair options for use with Windows XP with SP2/SP3.

Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt:

In the command prompt window that opens, type type the following commands:

Note: Type only the text in bold for the following commands.

Reset TCP/IP stack to installation defaults, type: netsh int ip reset reset.log

Reset WINSOCK entries to installation defaults, type: netsh winsock reset catalog

Reboot the machine.

After the restart, please do this and post the results.

Try these simple tests.

Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD (COMMAND for W98/WME) to open a command prompt:

In the command prompt window that opens, type type the following commands one at a time, followed by the Enter key:

NOTE: For the items below in red surrounded with < >, see comments below for the actual information content, they are value substitutions from the previous IPCONFIG command output! Do NOT type <computer_IP_address> into the command, that won't work. Also, the < and > in the text is to identify the parameters, they are also NOT used in the actual commands.

Do NOT include the <> either, they're just to identify the values for substitution.

IPCONFIG /ALL

PING <computer_IP_address>

PING <default_gateway_address>

PING <dns_servers>

PING 74.125.45.100

PING yahoo.com

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter to copy the contents to the clipboard.
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Nevermind, figured it out. The MS Hosts file was corrupted/changed. Ran HostsXpert to fix.

Answer:IE, FF, and Safari adding "http:///%20" before entered address

Thank you for letting us know trentraven.

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I have IE6 on XP and when I enter an address into the adress bar and hit enter, nothing happens to the ie browser window but the address entered then opens in a new firefox window?

Or if I do get a page to load in ie6, if I click a link on that page, it then opens that link in a new firefox window.

I also have ie7 installed to a temp location so I could test it before doing a full install but it has been working for a while without a problem until recently. IE7 still works fine.

I did the scan with the winxp cd to check my system files.

It is also kind of random and doesn't happen all the time or if I close and restart ie6 it will usually work fine again for a while.

Any ideas on how to fix or what caused it?

thanks
-George
 

Answer:address entered in IE6, opens a Firefox window?

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I recently discovered that my "return to" address in Outlook Express is incorrect and so people who reply using the button get their messages bounced back at them. I searched the computer and eventually found a file, USER.DAT, which contained the mistakes. I used Wordpad to edit the file and had a bad hour or two when my computer seemed to regress a couple of years and I had to dig out/download various driver files. I had copied the USER.DAT file and restored it, but at start up the computer still looks for various files from Norton Anti-Virus which I don't use any more and I have to press the good old any key to get things to load.So: is there any way of editing the "return to" address? What can I do about the problems re the computer expecting to find files which are no longer there?

Answer:Reply-to address wrongly entered-how do I correct?

Go to Tools > AccountsSelect the Mail tab, and click PropertiesNear the bottom of the window, click in the "Reply Address" box and enter your e-mail address ([email protected])Select Apply and then OK

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I would like to create a spreadsheet and when new data is entered, it would send out a gmail alert to a a few other people. Is that possible? If so, can I do it on Google Docs (Sheets)?

Answer:Email alerts when new data entered spreadsheet

See here for Google docs:https://support.google.com/docs/ans...MIKEhttp://www.skeptic.com/

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I have been unable to insert an address from my Yahoo email address book for some time now and I have decided to ask for help.

All I am doing is opening Yahoo mail and trying to compose a new email to send to someone who is already in my contacts. When I click "to:" or "insert address" my address book shows up. But when I place a check mark and try to "insert checked contacts" I go to this address on a blank page: http://us.mc1612.mail.yahoo.com/mc/kioskHandler

I see that this has been asked before but no one had replied and I can't find the answer doing a search.

Can anyone help?

I have Vista Home Premium 32 using Firefox. The version is the latest version of Firefox but this has happened in many previous versions of Firefox. (I was lazy [or in a hurry] and just typed in the address of the entity to which I was communicating as a work around.)

Thanks
Wayne Margot

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6700 @ 2.66GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 6
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3070 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT, 512 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 305250 MB, Free - 214622 MB; H: Total - 238472 MB, Free - 192816 MB;
Motherboard: , C19/MCP51
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled
 

Answer:Solved: Yahoo email unable to insert address from address book

Concerning my post above: I turned on my older XP computer and I had no problem with inserting an address from the Yahoo! address book.

I compared all my settings in both computers and noticed that I had different settings relating to how pop-ups are handled. XP reminded me that the address book takes the form of a pop-up. On my Vista I had pop-ups opening up (?) in a webpage. That is the page which came up blank. After I have corrected the settings, I no longer have a problem.
 

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I am using Outlook 2003 and run Windows XP.

When I create a new message I begin typing the name of the recipient and I would like it to match up with an address I have in my Outlook contact list. However, it does not read from there. It only seems to look at addresses that I have already sent to in the past. How can I get it to read from the address book? If I click on "TO" or "CC" it brings up another window with a list of addresses from my contact list. From there I can have it pull from the list. I would like to be able to do it withot the extra step.

Thanks!
 

Answer:Solved: Outlook 2003 dowes not automatically pull address from address book for email

That is how autocomplete works, from used addresses stored in the NK2 file.
This explanation and keyboard shortcut might help you.
Where do Outlook's auto-complete suggestions come from?
 

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Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 4:14:35 PM, on 10/30/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16735)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\Core\smax4pnp.exe
C:\Program Files\PDF Complete\pdfsty.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP ProtectTools Security Manager\PTHOSTTR.EXE
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxtray.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\hkcmd.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxpers.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Wireless Assistant\HPWAMain.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_07\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Quick Launch Buttons\QlbCtrl.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\igfxsrvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SMINST\Scheduler.exe
C:\Program Files\Hp\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd2.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\AccelerometerSt.exe
C:\Program Files\Lightspeed Systems\SecurityAgent\satray.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LightScribeControlPanel.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\program files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\BTTray.exe
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Answer:Help. Virus sending spam through my email to every address in address book. Log help

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I recently moved and got an email address from  google.  My Microsoft 2010 Outlook email still has the old IP address and service provider (Fairpoint).  I need to change my Microsoft Outlook setup to use the new Neatgrear 45 Router
thru Time Warner Cable.  I cannot find instructions no how to make the change.  Any help

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spam is being sent from my email address to my email address with my email address as part of the subject line.

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i am recieving email from my email address to my email address with my email address and some dating number in my subject line.

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hi guys,

i need your help, i got my yahoo account & i am using firefox18. I know my strong password every thing. buy my problem is here, some one sending email by using my same email to me on same email for example [email protected] is my email address.

so some one using this email address [email protected] from his pc & sending to me at this email [email protected] that i can ckeck in my SPAM folder.

so usually i go to my SPAM folder & get the persons email & i put in the blocker list, sothat he should not send me an email next time.

but this time i am not success to block this email [email protected] , because this is my email address, how i can block.

So i like to know with you guy having lot of experience,
1)-How to stop this person by using my email address. and may be he is using my email address to send other peoples junk email by my name ?
2)-Which SPAM blocker program i have to install on my PC, so that it can BLOCK SPAM & not get that emails in my email address ?

My problem is here, i can't close this email address account, because many contacks having this email address from last many years.


Hopefully waiting for your help.

Thanks

Answer:by using my email address some one send me an email to same address

Would it help if you changed your password?

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I have a bunch of email messages that went to a specific folder in my address book. Now I need to get the email addresses for these messages. I can't do it manually. There are a lot of them.

How can I get a list or database that would have the email addresses?

thanks
 

Answer:email address out of address book folder

What email software are you using? Outlook, Outlook Express, Thunderbird? What sort of email account is it? Exchange, POP3, IMAP? We're going to need to know this to be able to help you.

Regards
 

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Hello.

I currently maintain 15 websites, for various different DIY products. Each website has its own email address. We have some one who deals with all email enquiries. We are noticing large amounts of spam. It has been suggested that we use a single email address for all 15 websites.

Other than its going to be a nightmare editing all of the websites to 1 email address, what other pros and cons are there for this idea.
Thanks

Michael
 

Answer:Multiple Email Address' or a single address

not sure how this will reduce the spam necessarily.

a good spam filter may help.
o you know which email is giving you the most spam

I have about 5 websites and emails and get spam in most of them, infact one email I use most of the time for webuse and that gets most of the spam
 

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I'm using windows live mail with 5 or 6 email addresses. the anomaly first occurred in April, and now has happened twice yesterday and once this morning. this time they are selecting about 10 addresses at a time.

Nothing appears in my sent mail. one of the emails came to me since i'm in my own address book. the following is the email.

X-Apparently-To: [email protected] via 206.190.49.91; Fri, 02 Jul 2010 06:44:53 -0700
X-YahooFilteredBulk: 65.55.34.14
Received-SPF: pass (mta143.mail.ac4.yahoo.com: domain of [email protected] designates 65.55.34.14 as permitted sender)
X-YMailISG: KnbfCMgcZAoXDidODNJxOCs1Dp5cTyBQNqil.F7vflMa60tR
Bu1rQqJM_3jCcTqe4YS1Ano2RvUH0YkLM2zai4D7UHiCMyUYXZIaDPGRgLt3
glUAXiNcF4pdI2ngShVahqgp8.wDOINQtGIDRz4Ie5MvnxdHa8k8elqgzNk9
24oOONHnEnZhYWC0jql75JqjR07GAEbdH10e5y3l7QOoEACeo_qAkASwI3hF
dChu8ZQi0_403rU3UeV8XVdg7y24aQmMyX4f1zu8VrsdlfeUmmke3RoZskqC
yBrIIlakxzVCKJwHhfSOosQlaxJKBBYR6cnFq2p00tGXGvQMcTor5V.T7f85
n_OtVb1wGQffDCguEyxI3cSVKC6YNYrUG0GKw0gri9yre4jhX4LzhnwnHEpj
_2rNzh2U8.NeEEm011vE5L6dbie2V2WuFHD7NhnNIOPzPtdhmZPuC5YZNPpM
obN54y96PHAjU3f4NY9Wi1.rVElwrjH7.PPbZMM_dp.LhtWA13r7aOy3iYfu
WtlW5QPpuHdiT.dxp8ondUYa7oGCHuOf7B5ob0Nj34J.BfQV1LdNIJDDIVv7
X-Originating-IP: [65.55.34.14]
Authentication-Results: mta143.mail.ac4.yahoo.com from=hotmail.com; domainkeys=neutral (no sig); from=hotmail.com; dkim=neutral (no sig)
Received: from 127.0.0.1 (EHLO col0-omc1-s4.col0.hotmail.com) (65.55.34.14)
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Answer:someone sending email to my address book from my address

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If I send an email from any device from my hotmail account the recipient will see that it has come from my gmail account.
I have removed the gmail alias from the Hotmail settings but it is still happening and I am at a loss.
Any help would be great

Answer:Email address is showing different address than the real one

Okay, I figured it out. This is actually to do with settings on my iPad. The iCloud synching for mail needed to be off otherwise it defaults to the gmail account in a stealth attack from the big G.

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Trying to reinstall everything after pc crash. Trying to set up my Outlook email accounts and have come to the POP3 and SMTP question.Tried pop3.btinternet.com but no luck. Can anyone with btinternet address tell me the correct entries please?I'll make a note of the settings next time.

Answer:BT Internet email address - POP3 address

could be mail.btinternet.com

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Dear all

May I know is there any software (work indepentent, no additional email client e.g. Outlook, Eudora etc. needed) can download email (can filter by sender email address) from a specific POP3 server and save those attachement to a specific folder automatically?

Thanks!

Regards
Christine
 

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I have had to reinstall pc due to it going at a crawl!!

After installing Outlook 2002, I can not get Outlook to auto fill the email address field when I start to type an email address in it.

The address book is there and in tacked after copying the outlook.pst file back to its original location after install.

How do I get Outlook to autofill?

Also when I click the 'TO' button in the new email window, it says that there is no address book!
but when I click the address book icon in the main Outlook window there are email address there?!

Any ideas how I can get this to work correctly again.

Answer:reinstalled pc, now create email in Outlook 2002 does not auto fill email address like before

When you did the re-install, did you erase/format the hard drive before the re-install? If you did and did not save the Outlook auto fill file, then the all the auto fills you had are gone. Did you import the pst file into outlook?

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Hello,
I've managed to setup email forwarding for my wife's new marketing business so I get emails coming to the POP3 email account [email protected] from the email address [email protected] and also [email protected]

However, when I send an email it appears (in someone else's inbox) to come from
Joanna Rigby <[email protected]> when I would like to appear to come from
Joanna Rigby <[email protected]>

I want them to see her domain name @madeyousmile.co.uk NOT the pophost.123-reg info.

Any suggestions on how I do this please? I'm running Microsoft Outlook Office 2007.

kind regards,
Jonathan
 

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Hello.
I've just found a pst file with all my old email. I'd like to put them back on the server (hotmail) but before doing that I've seen that some of them were not recived (or sent) to my actual address (@hotmail.com) but to an old one (@infinito.it). So I was thinking to export them from outlook 2013 to CSV, modify that address into the new one and then import them back on outlook 2013. The problem is that when I export them to CSV, in that file they don't have the date (received or sent) and so when I get them back on outlook 2013 they miss that info.
Can anyone help me doing this? I've been told that VBA macro should be useful for this, but having a look in it I have no idea of what I sould do.
Ah, instead of outlook 2013 I can also use thunderbird (45.3.0) if it's easier with it, but then I'd have to convert that pst file.
Thanks!

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When trying to email to a specific internal email account, my email leaves my system and
does not arrive at the destination account. The destination account also happens to be the "administrator" and the email does get to the administrator email account. Any ideas?
 

Answer:Outlook 2000 Email problem to specific internal email address

Will: No offense, but your post sounds like you're saying you're sending it from one account to another, but it's not being received at the other account, which is the administrator---but the administrator receives it?

Could you please re-state your question?
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hi there,,when i go to enter my email address in firefox the pop up address is spelled wrong,,,how can i change it,without losing all my auto complete forms.
i am using windows xp home edition..
thanks..
 

Answer:Solved: wrong email spelling in auto complete email address

Delete Firefox auto-complete entries

There is also an add on for firefox that allows you to manage autocomplete

Available features include:

* matching against bookmark addresses
* matching against page titles and bookmark names
* matching anywhere in the address, not just the beginning
* changing the sorting criterion to alphabetical by address or title, most frequently visited, most recently visited, or top-level pages first
* completing the best match inline
* temporarily or permanently disabling the suggestion popup
* excluding local pages and pages containing search results
* swapping the address and title columns on the suggestion popup
* highlighting the column where a match was found
* fine-tuning the popup appearance by hiding page titles, changing the number of visible suggestions, and setting the truncation method for long addresses and page titlesClick to expand...

Autocomplete Manager 2.3
 

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I just linked one of my email accounts to my personal gmail account so I could consolidate all my email but I found that it is much too cluttered. Now I have a mess in my personal gmail account.

How can I delete all the email from the linked account (which is now removed, but messages are still downloading) from my personal gmail inbox?

thanks
 

Answer:how to delete all email from a specific linked email address in gmail

Go to : Settings > Filters

The trick is to put a TO or FROM in the search field and hit TEST SEARCH, instead of applying the filter. Then delete what is in the search results. Now I don't know of a way to do this by account, but as long as you know the recipient or sender address (which would be your old email), then it should work fine. In your case, just put the sender address as your old email account and test the search, it should pull up all the email for you to delete

Cheers
 

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I'm running Windows 10 mobile plus latest updates on a Lumia 950.
My Hotmail email account wasn't syncing correctly so I removed it from the phone, restarted the phone then added it again.
It appears to have added the Microsoft Account OK but I am not getting email, contacts or calendar - can anyone help? Is there anything else I need to do?

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Hi

Is there some way of moving all messages from my hotmail account to another email address? So when I emails are sent to my hotmail address they are then sent to my other email address, (then deleted from hotmail).
Is there a program that can sit on the desktop that is always checking hotmail, and when a email is recieved it is then sent to another email address? (this address is not a hotmail address).

Any possibilities??
 

Answer:Make all email that is recieved from my hotmail account go to another email address.

possibly
if you have outlook express linked to your hotmail account you can run a rule on the mail - not sure if it works on webmail cia outlook/outlook express
but the rume to forward certainly works
 

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My Great-Uncle has Windows 98se. He uses the newest Netscape and recently clean out his inbox using the Netscape email program. For one reason or another he had un-installed the email client and now he doesn't have any access to his emails or address book. I know nothing about Netscape because I haven't used it in like, years.

Is there anyway to obtain the emails or the address book from the Netscape email application after it is un-installed?

Thanks.
 

Answer:Netscape Email program uninstalled... need old email and address book.

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Hi guys,
 
'Boopme' had me run MiniToolBox and he wrote that he found "errors and other issues" and he bumped me to this thread.
 
Norton now seems to be removed and the restart was successful w/ out a restore.
 
This is what I wrote in under the from "Am I infected?" thread;
 
 

Been having problems with my laptop running Vista Home premium svc pack2.
One day, a month ago, Norton was not updating properly. Upon the next boot-up windows would not start and I was forced to restart in safe mode with a system restore. This was successful but Norton Security Suite was still not updating properly.
Since then, on a few occasions, I have attempted to uninstall Norton without success thru the program uninstaler. Norton is unresponsive. I even got the Norton rep. to do a remote deletion of all registry files of Norton. But they all returned after the reboot of my PC because windows would not open and I had to start-up thru system restore.
Since then my yahoo email been hacked and spam sent to the contacts of my address book.
I know I got something but I don't know what.. Can anyone take a stab at what I might need to do?
Thanks,
Brian
 
 
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_x86
Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16421
Run by Owner at 20:22:53 on 2013-03-19
Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium   6.0.6002.2.1252.1.1033.18.3062.1338 [GMT -5:00]
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AV: Avira Desktop *Enabled/Updated* {F67B4DE5-C0B4-6C3F-0EFF-6C83BD5D0C2C}
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Answer:Email was hacked-contacts in my address book were sent spam email

Greetings Brian and to BleepingComputer's Virus/Trojan/Spyware/Malware Removal forum.My name is Oh My! and I am here to help you! Now that we are "friends" please call me Gary.===================================================Ground Rules:First, I would like to inform you that most of us here at Bleeping Computer offer our expert assistance out of the goodness of our hearts. Please try to match our commitment to you with your patience toward us. If this was easy we would never have met. Please do not run any tools or take any steps other than those I will provide for you while we work on your computer together. I need to be certain about the state of your computer in order to provide appropriate and effective steps for you to take. Most often "well intentioned" (and usually panic driven!) independent efforts can make things much worse for both of us. If at any point you would prefer to take your own steps please let me know, I will not be offended. I would be happy to focus on the many others who are waiting in line for assistance.Please perform all steps in the order they are listed in each set of instructions. Some steps may be a bit complicated. If things are not clear, be sure to stop and let me know. We need to work on this together with confidence.Please copy and paste all logs into your post unless directed otherwise. Please do not re-run any programs I suggest. If you encounter problems simply stop and tell me about it.When you post your reply, do not use the butt... Read more

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When I got BellSouth DSL years ago I had Outlook email account set up with BellSouth as outgoing and old domain as incoming so I could keep my email address from another domain. It worked fine until a year or so ago I had to add another account just for BellSouth and that worked fine.

Within last few weeks emails from my email address (old domain) would not send. I've been through it with ATT tech several times to no avail.

It seems that ATT has trapped me out and does not want me to be able to keep my old email.

There's bound to be a way to set up my email accounts so my outgoing email from my other ISP provider will send through BellSouth without changing my very old and reliable email address.

Also, I recently have acquired my own domain name and I fear emails from that email address will suffer the same fate.

I hope this is not too long, but PLEASE HELP if you can.
 

Answer:Can't send email using different domain in email address BellSouth trapped me out...

If your BellSouth e-mail service is provided by Yahoo, then you probably need to go through a registration and authentication process for each e-mail address you want to send through a non BellSouth/Yahoo mail server. At least that is what I had to go through as an SBC/ATT DSL customer. They claim that they do the blocking to prevent from originating from users within their network.

http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/mail/classic/manage/sendfrom-07.html

EDIT: Forgetting my manners. Hi and welcome to TSG.
 

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Hi,

Short story. Moved to another state, got new email address, went to change to new email address in usrcp.
Followed instructions, then everything went cattiwampus.

Using the KISS method, I ONLY want to change from orig email addr to new one. Everything else stays the same.

Regards,

klxdrt

Answer:Changed email address, recd confirm email, followed it, no result?

Sounds like you may have been taken in by a phishing ploy.

Can you explain the acronym usrcp, and cattiwampus is what makes me think phishing ploy. Run your panda product and see what shows up.

Do you still have the email? If you do, post a screenshot.

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I'll bet you have not heard this one before. I was attempting to send an email to a potential client. Everything seemed to work well except that it was returned. The problem was that the address was changed somewhere. His name is spelled with a j but somewhere along the line, it was changed to a k and so there was no such person and therefore was returned to me.

#550 5.1.1 RESOLVER.ADR.RecipNotFound; not found ##rfc822;

What could have happened? This is a new one on me.

Answer:outlook 2007 changed email address so email was returned

Hi.

Did you get a message similar with these?
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Hotmail:

This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.

Delivery to the following recipients failed.

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Windows Live mail:

I'm sorry to have to inform you that your message could not
be delivered to one or more recipients. It's attached below.

For further assistance, please send mail to postmaster.

If you do so, please include this problem report. You can
delete your own text from the attached returned message.

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Its getting pretty old, it seems every two years or so a company is bought out and you have to switch your ending email address to that provider,

mediaone.net
attbi.com
comcast.net
verizon.net
and now the latest will be myfairpoint.net, add to that a couple more in the list above i forgot the endings of its quite the list for about 8yrs worth.

Gmail? Yahoo? anything else worth considering as a permanent email address?
 

Answer:Best free email to use?...Im sick of companies being bought = new email address

I'd say Gmail. Otherwise try Graffiti.net. I've had an account with them for about 4 years, and even if I'm inactive for a couple of months, I go back and it's still there.
 

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I have a word document that includes a form the user must fill in. I want to create a button that will do all of the following:
1. Update all fields
2. Attach the updated word document to an email
3. Enter an address I have stored in the macro into the To field of the email.

I have one module which does the first part:
Sub CommandButton1_Click()
Dim oStory As Range
For Each oStory In ActiveDocument.StoryRanges
oStory.Fields.Update
If oStory.StoryType <> wdMainTextStory Then
While Not (oStory.NextStoryRange Is Nothing)
Set oStory = oStory.NextStoryRange
oStory.Fields.Update
Wend
End If
Next oStory
Set oStory = Nothing
End Sub

I found that if I add this to the before End Sub it attaches the updated Word document to an email:
Application.Options.SendMailAttach = True 'Or False
ActiveDocument.SendMail

However, I can't figure out how have it put a specific address into the To field of the document.

So I tried another tact. I have the email address as a hyperlink in the document, and set a bookmark at the hyperlink. Then I created a module that will go to the bookmark and open the hyperlink. However, this will not add the document as an attachment:

Sub Open_Hyperlink()
Selection.GoTo What:=wdGoToBookmark, Name:="hyperlink"
With ActiveDocument.Bookmarks
.DefaultSorting = wdSortByName
.ShowHidden = False
End With

Selection.Range.Hyperlinks(1).Follow NewWindow:=False, AddHistory:=True
End Sub

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Answer:Word Macro to attach doc to email, then send address email

I found a solution, but I think it is a bit bulky. It seems to work but I'd love to know if there is a simpler solution:
Sub CommandButton1_Click()
Dim oStory As Range
For Each oStory In ActiveDocument.StoryRanges
oStory.Fields.Update
If oStory.StoryType <> wdMainTextStory Then
While Not (oStory.NextStoryRange Is Nothing)
Set oStory = oStory.NextStoryRange
oStory.Fields.Update
Wend
End If
Next oStory
Set oStory = Nothing

ActiveDocument.Save

MsgBox "Thank you. Your order has been sent", vbOKOnly, "Thank you. Your order has been sent"
Dim bStarted As Boolean
Dim oOutlookApp As Outlook.Application
Dim oItem As Outlook.MailItem
On Error Resume Next
If Len(ActiveDocument.Path) = 0 Then 'Document has not been saved
ActiveDocument.Save 'so save it
End If
Set oOutlookApp = GetObject(, "Outlook.Application")
If Err <> 0 Then 'Outlook isn't running
Set oOutlookApp = CreateObject("Outlook.Application")
bStarted = True
End If

Set oItem = oOutlookApp.CreateItem(olMailItem)
With oItem
.To = "[email protected]"
.Subject = "Promo Order" '
.Body = "Thank you for your order"
.Attachments.Add Source:=ActiveDocument.FullName, Type:=olByValue
.Send
'**********************************

End With
If bStarted Then 'If the macro started Outlook, stop it again.
oOutlookApp.Quit
End If
Set oItem = Nothing
Set oOutlookApp = Nothing
End Sub
 

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I recently changed to comcast cable internet. I can send and receive mail at my earthlink.net email. However, I cannot send to someone at an "rcullen.com" email address. I have NEVER had this problem with this domain.

I went over all settiings with comcast and they are correct.

Does anyone know how to UNBLOCK an email address from not being able to be sent to? Or, is there a setting or workaround so that i can send from comcast to the rcullen.com email address?

Comcast has not told me it is blocked, but I can think of no other reason and I've read that they randomly block TONS of email domains for "spam" purposes.

Anyone else have a solution to this? Thanks!
 

Answer:Comcast Blocking Outgoing Email to an Email Address

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Here: http://notsharingmy.info/ - Free service, NO registration.

Quote:
'We'll give you an obscure email address that you can give out whenever you want to remain anonymous. All mail sent to that address will be forwarded to you.'

Another quote - by Hacker 10 ? Security Tips, in 'NotSharingMyInfo a permantent email forwarding address' read: http://www.hacker10.com/computer-security/notsharingmyinfo-a-permantent-email-forwarding-address/ :

'Free disposable email address
There are many disposable email address (DEA) services but they are limited in time which means you have to get a new email every time you open an account and you have to use the webmail interface they provide you to retrieve email. NotSharingMyInfo will automatically send all email to your real email account and the forwarding address they give to you will not be deleted, you can reuse that very same address to recover passwords if necessary, a feature requiring the email you previously used for registration.

If you start to get spam you can cancel your NotSharingMyInfo email address asking for a cancellation email link to your real email address. The best feature of this privacy email address is that it is very quick to open an account with them, you are asked for zero details to sign up, just an email address where to forward the messages is necessary, a Chrome browser addon to create a disposable email address is available.'
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Answer:NotSharingMyInfo: permanent anonymous email at your email address

I have one like this that is built in to Yahoo mail that you can get.
 

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I have an att.net email account which is now serviced by Yahoo. Today a spam message originated from my account and was sent to everyone on my contacts list. "xmas" was in the subject line and the content was a web address which opens to a website apparently selling medications from Canada. Webroot antivirus has not detected any virus or malware on my computer. What should I do? Do I need to close the att.net email account?
 

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I, just today, received a million emails from mail delivery refused daemons and such -i didn't send these emails. I changed my password, i use internet mail.. Yahoo.. I've always received a bleepload of spam however this is more serious.. Just happened recently, so I'm not sure if changing the password helped. still receiving this messages however they were sent before the time i changed my password.

if it so happens that the emails are continued to be sent, do I have malware? please help.

some more info: there are none of these messages in my "sent" folder. it's continuing to send me this delivery failed messages after changing my password. i've run spybot, ad-aware, avast home is on high real-time protection. posted two copies of these emails below, there are tons.

update: i think email is still being sent without my connection to the internet
update2: i think it may just be a ridiculous sort of spam

i.e. 1.----------------------------------------------------------------------

From:
"[email protected]" <[email protected]>
Add sender to Contacts
To:
[email protected]
Message contains attachments
Message001.txt (209b), Maintain a high level of excitement.eml (2KB)
This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.

Delivery to the following recipients failed.

[email protected]

Forwarded Message: Maintain a high level of excitement
Maintain a high level of excitement
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Answer:Can malware send email from your internet email address?

Sounds like a spammer got your email address and is spoofing the return to or from address using yours instead.It could also be that someone is infected and their computer had you email address.Here's an example of headers shown in real emailReturn-Path: <[email protected]>Received: from inaamta17.mail.tds.net ([216.170.230.187]) by inmta16.mail.tds.net (InterMail vM.7.08.03.00 201-2186-126-20070710) with ESMTP id <[email protected]net> for <[email protected]>; Thu, 26 Feb 2009 07:51:51 -0600Received: from mta705.email.newegg.com ([38.119.56.165]) by inaamta17.mail.tds.net (InterMail vG.3.00.02.00 201-2196-120-20070322) with SMTP id <[email protected]egg.com> for <[email protected]>; Thu, 26 Feb 2009 07:51:51 -0600

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hello:
 
i have been trying to fix my email/outlook spam issue.  emails are going out WITH my actual email address, sending emails to people in my contacts, etc.
I also have been getting a ton of spam emails myself.
 
I use:
 
-Windows 7 Pro
-64 Bit
-Outlook 2010
-I have our own domain name email address, that is hosted by Frontier
 
Odd thing:  I changed my password for my email, but my outlook kept sending/receiving with the old password.
When I tried to update  the new password in outlook (which I verified by using the webmail versus outlook), it would not accept it.
 
Thank you for any help you can provide.

Answer:email / outlook is sending emails with my email address

Here is my FRST logs:
 
Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x64) Version: 26-06-2016 02
Ran by LS (administrator) on LS-PC (27-06-2016 12:22:27)
Running from C:\Users\LS\Downloads
Loaded Profiles: LS (Available Profiles: LS)
Platform: Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (X64) Language: English (United States)
Internet Explorer Version 11 (Default browser: Chrome)
Boot Mode: Normal
Tutorial for Farbar Recovery Scan Tool: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/335081-frst-tutorial-how-to-use-farbar-recovery-scan-tool/
 
==================== Processes (Whitelisted) =================
 
(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the process will be closed. The file will not be moved.)
 
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvvsvc.exe
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\3D Vision\nvSCPAPISvr.exe
(Realtek Semiconductor) C:\Program Files\Realtek\Audio\HDA\RtkAudioService64.exe
(Waves Audio Ltd.) C:\Program Files\Waves\MaxxAudio\WavesSysSvc64.exe
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display\nvxdsync.exe
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvvsvc.exe
(Realtek Semiconductor) C:\Program Files\Realtek\Audio\HDA\RAVBg64.exe
(Microsoft Corporation) C:\WINDOWS\System32\wlanext.exe
(Apple Inc.) C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
(Realtek Semiconductor Corporation) C:\Program Files (x86)\Realtek\Realtek Bluetooth\AvrcpService.exe
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We are been unable to send emails from our work email to outside addresses. (Yahoo, Hotmail, AOL, etc.)

My Network guy is MIA and I don't know what to do or who to call.

We are host our own email and are running email on Exchange Server 2000 and are on Windows 2000 OS. Any help or advice on who I can call would be greatly appreciated.
 

Answer:Solved: HELP!!! Can't send email at work to outside email address!!!

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Very frustrated over here. I have windows mail and three different emails that are set up with it. My main one, my work, is set as my default email address. When I compose a new message is pops up as the default, yet when I reply to a message the other two pop up. All of my emails that this has been happening on have been those sent to my default email address Stressed out over here.

Answer:When I reply to an email, my default email address is not the first one that pops up

I have answered in your other thread.

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Hi, I would like to know if there are any way to catch and send IP address of someone who login to Such private email like yahoo, gmail, etc. to us ? Is there any web services give that service for free ? or we have to send script or file to target Laptop ? This metoe is important to find someone who missing ?Thank You

Answer:Email IP address from user login to spesific others email

This would be private information that Yahoo/Gmail would have. Probably the only legal way to do it would be to get them involved. Even then, the ip address may or may not assist you in location as that information on the particular ip address may also be behind another services system. If its a criminal matter, I would recommend going through proper authorities.mike

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Hi all,

I have a problem, a client had a setup with another mailserver (Mdaemon), that allowed him to do that.
Anyone knows how to do the same in Exchange? I thought about distribution lists, but I don't think it will work to have a dist. list called [email protected], with the members joe, martin and peter. You can't have an email address with the same name as a distribution list right?

How would you solve this?

Thanks!
 

Answer:How to forward all the email sent to an email address to 2 other (Exchange 2003)?

You could have [email protected] go to joe, martin, and peter and you can call it [email protected] if you like.

If you are talking about Joe having the e-mail address [email protected] and he wants e-mails to go to martin and peter as well, then you can do that, but it would work best by using Outlook to create the server side rule. Though I have a few issues with that, in that if Joe gets something non-work related it will go to the other two as well.

Also you could create [email protected] if Joe's e-mail address is [email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected], or [email protected]
 

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In the near future, my partner and I will be living in separate places of abode.Therefore, my partners Email address (which is currently managed by Outlook Express), will cease to exist. I need to arrange something whereby, when she sets up her new email address,the contents of her email folders are able to be transferred to that new email address....I have this thought in the back of my mind that I can do this with Thunderbird....if I install Thunderbird on her PC, now... and then back up the files and folders using the information here......http://email.about.com/od/mozillathunderbirdtips/qt/et_backup_prof.htm........establish a new email address, when that time comes.....and then restore the Thunderbird files/profile etc, from the backup.or.....am I just having a daydream....could it be that simple?Need some input here. I want to be sure I have not missed the bleepin obvious.....I dont want to lose all that she has.

Answer:moving email folder contents to new email address

For what it is worth, I backup My Thunderbird and Firefox with MozBackup http://download.cnet.com/MozBackup/3000-2242_4-10260383.htmlAs great as it is to have tools such as Firefox and Thunderbird, backing them up can be a tedious process. MozBackup is a tiny program that makes saving and restoring all your bookmarks, extensions, and other personal settings a streamlined and stress-free experience.The program works with Firefox, Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, and Netscape on Windows platforms. It doesn't work with Firefox Portable, Sunbird, Songbird, or Flock, but for standard Windows iterations of the programs in the Mozilla suite, it's almost silly to not use this program.Close the program you want to back up, then runI used MozBackup recently to move all my Thunderbird email and settings and Firefox favorites etc. from one computer to another. No problems.It seems to me that your plan is sound, Import into Thunderbird, Backup, install Thunderbird on new computer and restore everything.Did I mention you can you can check or uncheck what you want and not backup what you don't want to backup.Hope this helpsRoger

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I have windows mail. When I create a new email, my default email address shows up. But when I reply to an email, my default email address is not the first one that shows up. If it is set as me default email, why does it do that?

Answer:When I reply to an email, my default email address is not the first one that pops up

Originally Posted by kmm


I have windows mail. When I create a new email, my default email address shows up. But when I reply to an email, my default email address is not the first one that shows up. If it is set as me default email, why does it do that?



If the sender used the non default address, that is the one that shows up first.

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Someone sent me something really funny. It's all a few JPG.
But there is no attachment in my attachment folder of eudora, which means she didn't send me any attachment, so I assume she sent me a link on a graphics JPG.

I can't right click and save those JPG, and I can't seem to view the link assuming it is a link.

Any advice?
 

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My friend has an iPhone (the 2G I think ... yeah super old) and when she sends a reply, I get a weird email address for her sender. It shows up as:


Code:
Q-2 zzqqzzzz122 Q1a2., E Q. Eye Qw

 

Answer:Weird email address received from email sent from an iPhone

From: "Q-2 zzqqzzzz122 Q1a2., E Q. Eye Qw "Click to expand...

I would guess that she created her gmail account on a desktop computer, and at some point was attempting to play a game in one window while the text she was generating was being entered into her gmail account profile name field.

Edit: removed the person's email address.
 

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i AM SICK OF TYPING MY NAME OVER AND OVER, MY EMAIL ADDRESS OVER AND OVER ETC. SOME PROGRAMS ARE SMART ENOUGH TO GET IT AND DISPLAY IT FOR ME TO SELECT. CAN I PROGRAM AN F KEY TO INSERT THAT INFO?

Answer:NAME ADDRESS EMAIL ADDRESS DEFAULT

Sure...You may have to turn off capslock though to get it to work properly...

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Hi guys heres one that is driving me nuts.
an email account is set up with an isp here , its btconnect.com
so the email is say [email protected]
now joe has two email aliases on his account e.g.

[email protected]
and
[email protected]

now when joe accesses his account through outlook it obviously checks the btconnect account and sends the mail to the correct alias, but it cant seem to do it.
what happens is , it logs on checks one alias then the server errors whilst checking the other as it is still logged on i assume to the main btconnect mail account and so errors out

e.g [email protected] works and roofing.co.uk errors out
i would like to find a way to check flooring first and roofing after but cant figure it out
someone suggested using identities in outlook express but isnt outlook the better program and surely there is some kind of feature for this problem

usually after it gets its bearings it is then happy and says send receive complete but after a couple of tries and leaving an error message at the bottom of the screen
0x800cc0f
as it is trying to check the two accounts on the same email address at the same time.
any ideas anyone
i am even willing to try thunderbird instead
just the managers like the calender etc in outlook
 

Answer:Outlook Using 2 email aliases on one email address

still no ideas on this one.
maybe using rules in outlook would help.
I could just check mail from the BT account
e.g. [email protected] and filter the mail for the aliases into the corresponding mail box, but how then if a mail is written in outlook could it be send from the correct account.
e.g [email protected] or [email protected] rather than the mail appearing as though it was sent from [email protected] , wow outlook is confusing stuff lol.
 

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When someone sends me an email where do I look to find their email address. I know I can just click on reply to answer but sometimes I just want to see where the email is coming from. Also when I block a sender are they notified that there email has been blocked. Thanks.
 

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I am helping a friend with their computer mess. The husband uses Windows Live as his email client and the wife uses direct Road Runner.

They both use the same computer. When the husband tries to send email to his wife's email acct, she never receives it. Yet he can send emails to me and I am a Road Runner email address. So I know that his Windows Live is set up correctly.

His wife's email is working fine directly through Road Runner as she can send and receive emails.

SO... Seems to me the issue has something to do with using the same computer and he never signs out of Windows Live. (I personally use Outlook as I am a business and am not familiar with Windows Live)

He never gets any kind of Undeliverable mail message or anything.

Can anyone help me here. I'm am do back over to continue cleaning up some other issues with his system. And I'm not sure where to go from here.

Thank you in advance.
Oops

Answer:Can't send email to one person's email address

Perhaps something here might help:
Setting up two distinct users and emails in Windows Live Mail - Microsoft Community

or maybe this:
WLMIdentities - CNET Download.com

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How do I get my address menu to display while I'm writing in Bcc in internet explorer?Moderator Edit: Moved topic to more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

Answer:Accessing Email Address's In Ie While Writing Email

could you elaborate a little bit more? Hotmail?

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Whenever I try to send information to a site via their email forms, I get "You have not entered a valid email address". This could be in placing an order or just to send information to a customer service dept. I have tried on Internet Explorer and Avant browsers and even used another computer. I am using XP in a Dell computer. Any ideas?
 

Answer:Email forms not taking email address

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How do I set a G Mail email address as my default email address on Windows 7?

Answer:How do I set a G Mail email address as my default email on W...

Hi, Gmail is not a program, it is a web base email service therefore you can't set Gmail as default email in Windows 7. But if you also have Outlook (One Office program) on your machine, you can set Gmail as your default in Outlook. Other email programs (yes, programs) may also support this. Regards.

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In our village in Spain, we have a very dodgy wireless internet access system, run by a company called NijarNet that is very difficult to communicate with - partly a language problem and partly because their customer service is dreadful. I have 13 clients with accounts here (I'm a management agent), and I manage these for them - they are all either wifi or wimax which pick up the signal from various antennae in the area. One such client was having no problem until something called Spamcop blocked his emails. Since then, he is unable to send emails from his 02 account, although he can send from his gmail account with no problem. He can receive on both accounts. O2 says it's not their problem, but that I must talk to the provider (which I have tried to do but they deny it's their problem and can't/won't give any advice on what the problem might be). I reckon it's something fairly simple that I might be able to sort myself, maybe a setting on the router? Can you offer any advice? He's tried it on several different laptops, devices etc with no luck. Any advice would be gratefully received.
 

Answer:Solved: Can't send email from particular email address

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I'm helping a friend with her computer. Here are the 2 issues.

1) The email app in Windows 8.1 on her laptop just stopped working. She can no longer send or receive emails at all from any of her accounts. She says that she believes it has happened before maybe even a couple times a month.

2) This may or may not be related - The main email address in the app is her work email address from an old job. Whether it's related or not, she wants to undo that and have her primary email address to login or whatnot. She has since deleted all of her other email addresses from the app.

Hopefully others have had this issue and able to assist.

Thanks guys!

Answer:Email App not working - Also old email address for login

Welcome to Windows EightForums, iamchrisstone.

See if this will fix it:

App Troubleshooter:
Windows Store Apps Troubleshooter - Fix Apps in Windows 8

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My friend's email contacts are receiving email from her address but she did not send them. Most contain only links. She has contacted McAfee, they checked her computer, and assure her that she is virus free. Has anyone had any experience with this? Thanks!
 

Answer:Solved: unauthorized email being sent from email address

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Hello! I'm a (very) long time lurker of this site but recently decided to join. I've had my Windows 8.1 Toshiba Satellite laptop for a bit over a month. About 2 weeks into ownership I started receiving spam emails in my msn account, the one I use to sign into the laptop. These mails are sometimes from me, although I have checked my sent mail and there isn't anything there I haven't personally sent. I signed into a different email account and that one was spammed too, until I signed out.
 
I access the internet from my phone and my desktop pc (Windows 7). I wasn't sure where the issue was coming from so I turned off the desktop but the problem persisted. I did a system restore on the I ran AntiMalwarebytes, CCleaner, and my antivirus programs which all came back clean, but the problem is still here.
 
I've factory restored three times, completely reformatted the drive twice and I still have the problem. I installed Windows 10 Preview but I didn't receive any spam for the hours I had it running. I reinstalled my OEM version of 8.1 and within 2 hours the spam emails started. The last time, I hadn't even installed my firewall and antivirus program when the spam email started. I also noticed that my OneDrive says the last time the files were synced was in 1969.
 
Having the laptop in airplane mode or shut off is the only way I don't receive spam.
 
I have run Process Monitor, Process Explorer,Regrun/Unhack Me, Emsisoft Emergency Kit, Hitman Pro, Roguekiller, So... Read more

Answer:Constant spam email, some from MY email address!

Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x64) Version:21-06-2015 01
Ran by Kimberly (administrator) on TOSHICO on 21-06-2015 16:51:49
Running from C:\Users\Kimberly\Desktop
Loaded Profiles: Kimberly (Available Profiles: Kimberly & Administrator)
Platform: Windows 8.1 (X64) OS Language: English (United States)
Internet Explorer Version 11 (Default browser: Opera)
Boot Mode: Normal
Tutorial for Farbar Recovery Scan Tool: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/335081-frst-tutorial-how-to-use-farbar-recovery-scan-tool/
==================== Processes (Whitelisted) =================
(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the process will be closed. The file will not be moved.)
(AMD) C:\Windows\System32\atiesrxx.exe
(Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.) C:\Windows\SysWOW64\tbaseprovisioning.exe
(AMD) C:\Windows\System32\atieclxx.exe
(Avast Software s.r.o.) C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
() C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\a4\AdaptiveSleepService.exe
(Comodo) C:\Program Files (x86)\Comodo\Chromodo\chromodo_updater.exe
(COMODO) C:\Program Files\COMODO\COMODO Internet Security\cmdagent.exe
(Malwarebytes Corporation) C:\Program Files (x86)\Malwarebytes Anti-Malware\mbamscheduler.exe
(Malwarebytes Corporation) C:\Program Files (x86)\Malwarebytes Anti-Malware\mbamservice.exe
() C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Shared files\RichVideo64.exe
(Toshiba Corporation) C:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\Teco\TecoService.exe
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Is it possible to use a gmail account for domain email? like I want [email protected] to send OUT from that email and not show the gmail email ever. I can do this in any other email like yahoo or comcast but for some reason when I send an email it sends from the gmail email..Thanks alot in advance.

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Hi everyone. A few days ago I got a mailerdamon failure notice. I looked and it was a link sent out to a bunch of my contacts....I've changed my password about 4 times, and it just happened again today. I'm changing my password from another computer btw. When I look in my sent folder, it doesn't have the virus email as one that's been sent. I just downloaded Avira Antivirus, and it says its blocking a site from connecting to my computer, it scanned and found two GEN/pwd.zip virus and quarantined them. I'm also getting a DEP error on IE when I try to get on the net.

Worth noting, the past few days I was on another forum do to my computer trying to connect to "pinball corp". I was using malwarebytes at that time, which I've since uninstalled because Avira says it might conflict with it. We went through all the malware removal procedures, and when I tried to run TFC.exe, my computer froze. So I hardbooted it. When it came back on I couldn't run any programs, and my wireless network driver was uninstalled. I was able to delete a lot of programs from my startup folder that I wasn't using, and when I restarted I could run programs again.

Any help is greatly appreciated!
 

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I think I have asked this before. I am getting so much spam email im sick of deleting it all! These fat heads who send it to me I wish they would stop.

Some of the emails say "Your date has been approved with Jenn" Then will say my husband is away for a week so if the first date goes well we will try another.

Come talk to jean and see her body at bla bla website.

I get so many others too. Partsolver and towel direct?? I now have between my two computers almost 200 unread of spam emails and some thats not spam. It takes forver to go through and delete them all.

Ive been told not to hit unsubscribe but sometimes it helps. They say then they know your email is valid. Well they must or they would cease to email me so whats it going to matter to unsubscribe?

Ive even tried to "bounce to sender" but nothing works! Is there any way to block emails from these people? Or not allow them on my server? A auto bounce before they even come on my pc?

Maybe I should just ask my ISP I dont know. I thought id ask one last time.

Answer:I get lots of spam email to my email address

There are usually two places where SPAM filtres can be effective. The most obvious is at your ISP's Mailbox; because how ISPs handle the spam filter vary, I can give no explicit instructions, although their on-line help section generally will provide those.
The second place is at your Email Client on your computer. FF/Mozilla both include teachable Spam filters that you can use to segregate legitimate mail from the gunk.

The best place to stop SPAM is to be extremely careful about your Email Address. It would be a wise step to have one Email Address for friends, family, and trusted people, and a "throwaway" Email address (s) for on-line registrations, Ebay, or other public places. Once these addresses become, as they will, clogged with SPAM, you can simply delete them and create new addresses, beginning the process over again.

Regards,
John

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Sub datepaste1()
'
' datepaste Macro
' unprotect sheet
Sheets("SCARD").Unprotect Password:="sillybilly"
nxtRow = Sheets("SCARD").Range("R" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row + 1
With Sheets("SCARD").Range("R1" & ":R" & nxtRow)
Set d = .Find(Range("K6"))
If d Is Nothing Then
If MsgBox("Is the Competition Date Correct?", vbYesNo Or vbInformation, "Date") = vbYes Then
' Date is Copied and pasted into this range of merged cells
Range("K6").Copy _
Destination:=Range("D5:E5")
' date is pasted into the next blank cell in column R
Sheets("SCARD").Range("K6").Copy _
Destination:=Sheets("SCARD").Range("R" & nxtRow)
' protect sheet
Sheets("SCARD").Protect Password:="sillybilly", DrawingObjects:=True, Contents:=True, Scenarios:=True

Else
MsgBox "Please re-enter the Correct Date", vbCritical Or vbOKOnly, "Date"
End If
Else
MsgBox "Date Already Exists. Please Try Again", vbCritical Or vbOKOnly, "Date"
End If
Else
MsgBox "Date is BEFORE last Date entered. Please Try Again", vbCritical Or vbOKOnly, "Date"
End If
End With
End SubThe above Vba works very well. I have added the last message box as I need for the date NOT to be entered if it IS OLDER than the last entered date. I am missing a line of instruction and cannot seem to work it out.Any ideas, ?????

Answer:stop date being entered if older than last entered date

I believe that this version will do what I think you want. (How's that for confidence?)It's a bit shorter than your version because it basically does 2 fairly simple things:It checks the Date that was entered in K6, then either presents a MsgBox that the date is invalid or it copies the date to the 2 cells, D5 and Column R.You will also notice that the code does not Unprotect the sheet until it has been determined that the date will be copied. Besides being ineffcient to Unprotect the sheet before we know if the sheet will be changed, it is also more dangerous. Let's assume that the Unprotect instruction is placed before the instruction that checks the date. Now let's assume that the user enters an invalid date. The MsgBox will appear and the code will pause while it waits for the user to click OK. During the pause the sheet is Unprotected because the Unprotect instruction has already been executed. If the user hits Ctrl-Break while the MsgBox is on the screen, he can stop the code. The sheet will then be left Unprotected. However, if the code doesn't Unprotect the sheet until just before the Date is copied, it would be next to impossible for the user to hit Ctrl-Break during the very brief time that the sheet is Unprotected.
Sub datepaste3()
'
' datepaste Macro

'Determine last row with data in Column R
lastDateRow = Sheets("SCARD").Range("R" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row

'Date is compared to last date in Column R
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Question: typo

For my typo read "explanatory". What am I up to?

Answer:typo

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Question: Is this a typo?

the help infomation about bitlocker on windows 7 ultimate, i found this while reading through it, correct me if im wrong but its meant to be you right?

Answer:Is this a typo?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by F1FAN


the help infomation about bitlocker on windows 7 ultimate, i found this while reading through it, correct me if im wrong but its meant to be you right?


You have found one

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My friend's email contacts are receiving email from her address but she did not send them. Most of these emails contain only links. She has contacted McAfee, they checked her computer, and assure her that she is virus free. Has anyone had any experience with this? Thanks!

Answer:unauthorized email being sent from email address

Clark,

Remove McAfee, it is horrible. But this is probably just experience talking. However, people don't need a virus to have access to your email. Change the password!
:-)

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I was in the Slow Ring for quite awhile (more than one year), until one of the latest updates brought up an issue: in Outlook, the senders name (my name) was replaced by my email address, and I couldn't find a way to fix it (uninstalled Outlook, reinstalled Outlook, deleted account, setup account, everything I could think about). This happens only with my Gmail accounts, not with my Exchange or Live accounts.
Since I use mainly my Gmail address, as pretty much everyone -and I don't want to argue if indeed everyone or not, it's not the point-, I got out of the slow ring and went with stable releases.
Since three releases ago, the issue came again, in stable releases. It's been two months and still it hasn't been fixed.
Does anybody know a way to solve this? I'm seriously thinking of giving up and going back to Android. My phone updated last night, and the issue is still there.
Phone: Lumia 735
OS version: 10.0.14393.321
Outlook Mail version: 17.7369.40738
Thanks everyone!
Best,
Sebastian

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I keep getting spammed by my own email address, how do I stop that without loosing my email address? Thanks T1220

Answer:I have spam email sent from my email address

change your passwordSome HELP in posting on Computing.net plus free progs and instructions Cheers

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Hello!
I've recently switched from AOL to an internet provider and had everything set up for me by someone else who is more computer savvy than I. However, now when I email someone it gives them my real name and not my email address as an identity. Not only is it extremely maddening to always have to remember to include a typed email address in my emails but I find it disturbing that every Tom, Dick, and Harry is privy to my real name without my choosing it. My question is "How do you change what Mirosoft Internet Explorer lists as the user name/identity for outgoing email messages?" I use whatever Internet Explorer comes with Windows 98. I appreciate whatever help you can provide. Thanks! Many kudos to all those who responded, my problem is solved so I can remain mysterious to all those I email! You guys are great! -Jamie
 

Answer:email using real name, not email address!

Bring up the email program which should be OutlookExpress. Once OutlookExpress is on the screen, click on Tools>Accounts. Now single left click on the email account that you want to change to highlight it and then click on Properties. Now in box labeled "Name", change it to what you want displayed to the receiver of the email and click on Apply. Then click on OK and then click on Close. Your done.
 

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Question: Microsoft Typo

Microsoft made a typo in their WinSAT application, How can we let them know about it?

Answer:Microsoft Typo

Hi Steven,

You can try contacting them by following the link below. Whether or not you will get a response I cannot say. I have managed to locate the error in the 'WinSAT.exe' file (notice the space between the letters), and you can edit it to replace the erroneous 'o' with an 'i', however by doing so you will probably cause it to fail an SFC scan. In my opinion, it is such a minor error that it is probably best left ignored.
Dwarf




https://support.microsoft.com/contac...&WS=aufeedback

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Question: Typo error

Sorry.... 22%

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I mistyped a url earlier (I believe i typed 'radiosahck' instead of radioshack) and was redirected to a strange website (something about internet surveys I believe) I closed it right away and did a quick scan with malwarebytes to make sure nothing was wrong, and it came up empty. I'm probably being a bit paranoid here, but is this anything to really worry about?

Answer:Odd URL typo redirect...

Redirects can be something to worry about, as you have no idea what content is being hosted on the re-direct. Most popular anti virus programs, have real-time scanning, where it's constantly scanning your computer, and as soon as you're redirected to a bad website, it will block any content that's harmful to your computer. I use Eset and it does this.

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A few people have commented on the typing / grammar used in the forum, just for a bit of fun I thought you might like to read this:Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at an Elingsh uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in > > waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht > > frist and lsat ltteer is at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses > > and you can sitll raed it wouthit porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae we do not raed > > ervey lteter by it slef but the wrod as a wlohe

Answer:On the subject of typo's

looks normal to me:-)

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Okay helping a friend via long distance phone calls and the random email. This is the only info I have, if someone could shed some light on this and help, we both would appreciate it. Here is the email she was able to send:

"Still messing with that damn trojan. AVG sees it and asks the usual, delete, heal, or move to vault. No matter how many times I choose delete, or heal or even move, it comes back again and again. This is what was causing my IE to try and dial out (at least, that's what I get from looking online for info on this damned thing) and share my info with the hacker. Avast does not seem to see...this file. It is saving itself (and apparently restoring itself) in my Windows folder as a dll file. prntsvr.dll to be exact.

The name AVG gives is PSW.Dumarin.C. The last thing I tried was to turn my
system restore off, delete the file and re-start... but guess what? lol, Yep, it is still there. *sigh* Why do people have to make these things???"

------------end of message--------------
Looking around for info I found only ONE place (so far) that had any info about it, and that is assuming she misspelled the name of the thing...

Name: [email protected]
Aliases: W32.Dumaru.B/C | [email protected] | W32/Dumaru-B

I think she mis-spelled the name, because Google found nothing about her original file name..

I found info here: http://www.bitdefender.com/bd/site/virusinfo.php?menu_id=1&v_id=160

And a free removal tool here, which I've... Read more

Answer:PSW.Dumarin.C (possible typo)

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Question: Password Typo

I only have 1 password for all my docs but I have 4 of them which I can't open. Propably a typo when I saved these docs.

They are in OpenOffice writer format

Anyway for a back door?

Thanks
 

Answer:Password Typo

Please refer to the forum rules. We cannot assisst with password issues so I have to close this thread.

Passwords - Please do not ask for assistance with forgotten passwords and/or bypassing them. As there is no way to verify the actual situation and/or intentions, no assistance will be provided and any such threads will be closed.
 

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Question: typo on home page

The current Maxthon is 3.1.4.1000
You have 3.1.3.xxxx
just ab fyi. the download is right 314. just not the home page listing.:wave
 

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OneDrive has over 7x that amount buy giving everyone that uses it 15GB.

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Hi can someone please help clear up my concerns because I accidentally interned the wrong DNS address on my new router.
After entering this typo I almost immediately that my connection was unstable especially on Linux and yesterday evening when I logged back into my router the DNS settings were set to there defaults. But I was able to surf the web kinda in Windows though it timed out often and certain webpages wouldn't even open, and now when ever I enter the correct DNS settings it disconnects from the internet.  
 
Here's what I entered
 
222.67.222.222
220.67.220.220
 
Instead of
 
208.67.222.222
208.67.220.220
 
I'm really feeling uneasy and stressed about this, any advice?
 
 
 
Why does stuff like this happen whenever your in poor health or any other of life's trials and complications?

Answer:Open DNS typo on router

Two things you might check:
 
1. In Windows, do your Network Properties have a DNS Server entry(s) that point(s) to your router (probably 192.168.1.1 or close) or do they point to the published OpenDNS IP addresses? Easy check: From an Elevated Command Prompt: ipconfig /all
 
2. After you corrected the DNS router entries, did you have the router do a cold reboot?
 
I believe you shouldn't overly stress yourself over this if you didn't make any financial transactions. But new passwords could be needed.

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Question: Typo in Event 8003

Apparently, this bug (typo) was not fixed for several years!!! Still it read "bowser" instead of "browser". I see this in 64-bit Windows 7/Computer Management/Event Viewer/Windows Logs/SystemLevel "Error", Source "bowser", General "Log Name:      SystemSource:        bowserDate:          3/11/2010 2:07:25 PMEvent ID:      8003Task Category: NoneLevel:         ErrorKeywords:      ClassicUser:          N/AComputer:      NORMAN-CPDescription:The master browser has received a server announcement from the computer MEDIACENTER that believes that it is the master browser for the domain on transport NetBT_Tcpip_{7D3A7E95-23A7-42BA-B071-81703C4348F5}. The master browser is stopping or an election is being forced.Event Xml:<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">  <System>    <Provider Name="bowser" />    <EventID Qualifiers="49152">8003</EventID>    <Level>2</Level>    <Task>0</Task>    <Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-... Read more

Answer:Typo in Event 8003

Hi,I think the following website explains the story:http://blogs.msdn.com/larryosterman/archive/2006/03/14/551368.aspx

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I was trying out a freeware security suite and i encountered this typo that might make you laugh or not
 

Answer:security suite typo

Looks like an application I would have been involved with judging by the typo! dependant on where the app was developed it depends on the native language and who translated it possibily as I noticed many strange word in manuals translated to engwish over the years.

BTW what is the app you trying "swift"???
 

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Is there any way I can report this?

This is just my first post and I'm tryna help out a bit

Answer:I just found a typo in Windows 10 TP

skippr said:

Is there any way I can report this?

This is just my first post and I'm tryna help out a bit



Hey skippr, welcome to TenForums!
Try the Feedback App.
What'd ya find?

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So I was browsing around in Windows Defender (Windows Settings > Update & Security > Windows Defender > Open Windows Defender Security Center > Virus & threat protection > Virus & threat protection settings, then scroll down to Controlled folder access.)

The sentence "Protect your files and folders from unauthorized changed by unfriendly applications" has a typo in it.
(Refer to the attached picture)

Either:
? The word "changed" has a typo in it and should be the word "changes" (with an 's' instead of a 'd'), or
? There is at least one missing word in between the words "unauthorized" & "changed"
Somebody should inform Microsoft about this typo.

But Also: I noticed that this is a new option, since the last time I was browsing around in there. What does this option exactly do? It was originally off, but I turned it On. Yet I must say that I have seen a few messages pop up in the right corner of the screen, stating that Windows Defender blocked some programs from making changes. One of them showed explorer.exe from modifying the Favorites folder without me doing anything with Favorites. Exactly what does this option do? Is it kind of like some sort of strict "Firewall"? Because if so, then I like that.

Answer:HAH, I Found A Typo In Windows!

Originally Posted by pepanee


The sentence "Protect your files and folders from unauthorized changed by unfriendly applications" has a typo in it. ...



Mine says 'unauthorised' (but then it should in the UK) - still has the typo though






But Also: I noticed that this is a new option, since the last time I was browsing around in there. What does this option exactly do?



Blocks access to your files and documents by unknown apps (malware/ransomware). It's off by default because not all 'good' apps are in it's 'trusted' list. It takes a bit of fiddling to get all your apps to work after you turn it on.

Change Windows Defender Controlled Folder Access Settings - Windows 10

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Hello everyone,

I am experiencing the red typo lines when there are no typos. This happens on occasion when I'm typing emails and posting or responding to forums. It seems to occur when there is an actually typo and I correct the error. After that the entire post/email from that point on will have the red typo lines.

For example it is happening now... I'll try to post a pic for a better understanding.

Has anyone experience this as well and most importantly does anyone know of a solutions to this?

My unit is new and I have yet to DL Office 365 so I don't have Word. Not sure if that will matter.

Any input is greatly appreciated. Thanks

Answer:Red typo lines when no typos

Language settings?

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I think this is a virus behavior. Recently whenever I type in microsoft waord or notepad or fill up webforms in IE, the cursor jumps anywhere in the previous sentences, or highlights the last some letters somewhere and the entire type goes haywaire. Now Also this is getting typed anywhere and I have to delete, retype. very painful. I have Norton antivirus 2005, zerospyware (after reading the latest article in your mag only), adware, spybot and zone alarm, all fully updated. and none have been able to pick up a virus/spyware after a thorough system scan. I am going crazy typing, especially when i am prescribing medicines to my patients. I don't want to reload windows and all my applications again.Pl HelpDr Alok Modi MD

Answer:Typo errors due to cursor jumping

Go into Device Manager and uninstall your Mouse then restart computer

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NAME: Googkle
ALIAS: Googkle.com

Summary


F-Secure staff has found a malicious website that utilizes a spelling error when typing the name of the popular search engine - 'Google.com'. If a user opens a malicious website, his/her computer gets hijacked - a lot of different malware gets automatically downloaded and installed: trojan droppers, trojan downloaders, backdoors, a proxy trojan and a spying trojan. Also a few adware-related files are installed.

The name of the malicious website is 'Googkle.com'. PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THIS WEBSITE! Otherwise your computer will get infected! We have reported the case to the authorities.

Detailed Description


Our investigation revealed that the whole infection starts from the 'googkle.com' website. This website, as well as a few related websites are owned by people with Russian names. Also several malicious files that are downloaded from these websites have Russian texts.

When the 'googkle.com' is opened in a browser, it shows 2 popup windows that are linked to the following websites:


www ntsearch.com
toolbarpartner.com

The 'ntsearch.com' website downloads and runs the 'pop.chm' file and the 'toolbarpartner.com' website downloads and runs the 'ddfs.chm' file. Both files are downloaded using exploits and they contain exploits themselves to run embedded executable files. One of the webpages of the 'toolbarpartner.com... Read more

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I'm just setting up a new computer, and not used to the keyboard. When I was installing the operating system I was asked for a User name. Before I had a chance to do anything it had accepted the name GREU and moved on to the next step. No back button! Bloody i7's, so fast!

I've tried doing a search in regedit for GREU, changed it in one place, but its still showing up all over. Is there a complete fix to this or should I resign myself to being known as Greu for the next few years?
 

Answer:Typo when entering user name - I'm now Greu!

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for your information:

Spyware authors and phishing fraudsters yanked an old scam out of the playbook Wednesday by directing malicious code at Internet users who may be prone to typing or spelling deficiencies, according to security researchers.

Finnish security firm F-Secure said they discovered an attack aimed at Web surfers attempting to land on Google's (Quote, Chart) homepage, but who may have mistyped the Web address.

Internet users who punch in "Googkle.com" are treated to a host malicious code, as the computer gets slammed with a heap of the unwanted software that is automatically downloaded and installed. The malware includes: Trojan droppers, Trojan downloaders, backdoors, a proxy Trojan and a spying Trojan. A few adware-related files are also installed, the firm said.

Google Typo Crashes Systems
 

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Purchased a new laptop and skipped making the MS email but created a password for my account.When I booted up my pc later on I was greeted with an incorrect password message. I must have made a typo in the pw set up because it does not work.I also didnt create a recovery disk because I had literally only used it for 30 mins before turning it off and this problem was the last thing I ever expected to happen.There is only one account and it's the one that is locked. A to rendered a $600 purchase obsolete until I can fix it.All help is appreciated.

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Hi,

I am having a problem when i misspell URLs.

When i type things like google.con instead of .com, i am redirected to a host of different search sites, including searchathand.com, and daplaces.com. I am pretty sure i must be infected with something, but i have ran several online and offline spyware and malware scanners and nothing seems to find a problem.

I am running Firefox version 1.5.0.6, but the problem also occurs in IE as well.

Advise please!

Cheers

Joel

Edit: I seem to have found what i think is the culprit for this...but this leads to another problem.

There is a HJT entry stating
O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{A2EA3617-0DD4-4C7B-89EC-1F1FB24D96E1}: NameServer = 85.255.114.7 85.255.112.174

I have removed this on a couple of occasions and it only returns a few minutes later.

Help please!!!
 

Answer:Solved: Typo browser hijacks

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