Forum discussion tagged with protection.
  1. willyburns

    [SOLVED] Do I need antivirus software on my PC now that I have a good wireless router?

    Hello people! I have setup a new network using a BT Openreach Huawei HG612 modem and an ASUS ROG Rapture GT-AC2900, which replaced the nasty lump of plastic that TalkTalk made me purchase with their fastest broadband package, which is laughably up to 70.2Mbps (I should've stayed with Virgin...
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    Question Can anyone please tell me if this txt file or the lines in it are suspicious for being a virus?

    Hello, some guy sent me a txt file and I am getting kinda paranoid that it might contain a virus. I did some research in the web and figured out that txt files usually cannot contain viruses. Nevertheless I just wanted to get sure. I even changed the Windows settings to see the file endings...
  3. M

    Question How to Delete Locks virus And Fix Files

    How to Delete Locks virus And Fix Files in Windows 7
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    Want to make a pc that runs pubg.

    I'm looking for advice on pc builds that will run pubg. I'm not looking for 4k I just want it to be playable of course I want it to look alright so maybe a 1080p build. I was thinking of an i5 and a gtx 1070 but what would be an ideal case and mother board and would 550 watt power be enough?
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    PLZ help .. After applying thermal paste PC won't turn on, although motherboard LED is on

    My motherboard (z87-k asus) seems to be working fine as the light still displays with power, but the PC itself doesn't boot whatsoever. I've tried restabalizing the processor, and I did ground myself before touching anything inside the computer. Also the PSU is working fine if i do the paperclip...
  6. kcarbotte

    EVGA Reveals New ACX Cooler, Precision X Software For The GTX 1080

    EVGA revealed a brand new cooler that will debut with the company’s first overclocked GTX 1080 models. The ACX 3.0 cooler offers additional heatpipes and a more efficient heatsink design. The company also launched a new version of the PrecisionX software. EVGA Reveals New ACX Cooler, Precision...
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    CPU suddenly unstable

    Ok so I have previously been able to run anything and never suffer an instability crash, now every single time I play GTA I crash within 20 minutes, most of the time 1-10 mins. I downclocked my CPU and Bus speed, CPU by 200MHZ and Bus down to default (100 MHz), this fixed it, however I moved it...
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    Should I get this PSU? Is there a better one or should I get this? Don't give me a Corsair I'm getting this but the 650w. This is my build...