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    Strange file access permission issue

    I don't have a battery icon, would this be because its a mains power pc?
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    TOR browser no longer letting me save a file anywhere

    Hi, So I used to be able to saved a file I downloaded from the net to a destination of my choice on the computer in Linux Ubuntu however after updating the system the browser no longer lets me do this. I even tried downloading from the original deb packages but that doesn't let me save anywhere...
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    Can I shut the computer down via the power button?

    The problem is which perhaps people have also overlooked is that whilst you can cleanly shut down whilst logged into either linux or windows by pressing the power button, pressing the power button does not shut the computer down cleanly if you are not logged in as that requires some kind of...
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    Strange file access permission issue

    Thanks.. WOWSERS
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    NEWS UK mutant coronavirus strain “out of control” as countries announce travel bans - BBC News

    Travel bans not so bad for the wealthy and famous https://news.sky.com/story/covid-19-anger-in-australia-over-decision-to-exempt-novak-djokovic-from-getting-vaccinated-12509266
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    Windows 10 21h1 the problem isn't defender and update in themselves the problem I have it takes away my processing power during the virus scan and it takes ages for the updates to install.
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    ok done the reset, however update defer is only giving 35 days. its better than nothing but still crap imho given I dont use windows much and if they chuck out an update per month then i still am screwed. does it limit it to the point it wont do automatic scans then? Thanks for your time on this.
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    OMG I have had to waste four hours on this crap (you see why I mostly use Linux) so having gone to through the steps on the previous link over the error code 0x80073701 having enabled the appropriate four startup services net start wuauserv (already running) net start bits net start msiserver...
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    OK well this is strange, at the weekend I had anupdate and the computer rebooted, however, today when I went to deliberately update it so as to get to the feature of deferrrig the update it wont let me, probably because I disabled some services in the past. I now have 0x80073701 and am following...
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    Omg I actually found the feature and it would not let me use it on account there were updates available and they were apparently compulsory.. Furthermore its cumulative So that's now my computer gone for the half an hour it takes to install it. Aggggghhhhhhh
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    Thanks for this I appreciate your help. Does this keep real-time scanning in place? What about the updates do you have any idea how to disable that?
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    How do I diasable virus checker?

    Thank you for your response however it only gives scan type options not the facility to stop it entirely. I believe its doing it every time I Start up the pc, also what is an ongoing issue I have not found any success in, is to stop the computer from running automatic updates, I rarely use...
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    Images in auto type

    So as you can see when I type a word it creates a suggestion for an image as a representation of the word however I don't like this as I'm forever hitting the wrong button accidentally and after typing a lengthy sentence I then have to prat about removing the images. Does anyone know what this...
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