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The Internet: Where Your Identity Can Be Stolen

The Internet: Where Your Identity Can Be Stolen

Most people don’t realize how powerful and important the internet is. Our life can be influenced by the internet and we can learn the advantages and disadvantages that come with the internet. Many movies show hackers and how internet is just a way to steal things. Although movies are fiction, the possibility of having things stolen from you exists.

Windows 98 And The Blue Screen Of Death

Windows 98 And The Blue Screen Of Death

At times, a computer user who has installed Windows 98 in his computer may come across the much feared blue screen. The blue screen may have been encountered more than once in the Windows 98. Blue screen or death is a synchronous term with Windows 98 as it was the biggest programming error in Windows 98 system. It shows that there is some problem in the registry files whenever the blue screen of death appears on the computer.

Computer Error Messages

Computer Error Messages

Every computer owner has seen the error messages that appear on the computer. You are probably familiar with those illegal error messages where your heart begins to sink and you feel a nervous breakdown. But who has the right to call these error messages “illegal”? Does this mean that the end of someone is near? Will the computer be dead because it was turned on by you? Some of the persons get so scared off when they see these error messages that all they do is turning off the computer and call a repair technician, which is the best solution according to them. Over 20,000 computer error messages are known to date and it is not possible to find out what they literally mean.

Computer Problem Troubleshooting

Computer Problem Troubleshooting

Some of the basic troubleshooting activities could be performed by you if the computer has some problem before you call you nearest computer store. You must have the basic knowledge about the computer before you could actually start off with the troubleshooting technique. You must be aware if it is a Mac or a personal computer. You must be aware of the manufacturer, whether the computer you have is a white box, dell, or IBM make. You must also be aware as what Pentium processor is it supporting, and what operating system is installed in it.