Windows Security

Forum discussion tagged with Windows Security.
  1. Question How to disable Windows Security's annoying OneDrive nag

    Windows Security (was Defender) is installed, but OneDrive is not installed within my OS Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1809 (build 17763.348). I copy all of my HDD content to an external HDD device as part of my computer’s disaster recovery and thereby inhibit Microsoft harvesting my personal...
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    Question USB headphones - will mic work ?

    Hi, I have a pc which I built myself and I am going to buy a gaming headset with USB instead of aux. The headset has a mic but my computer doesn't have an in built one. Only headphones with 2 aux cables(one for mic, one for sound) have worked on my pc. So will USB headphones work?
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    Question Problem with ROG Strix keyboard..

    Hello ! Every time I am playing a game and it requires me to hold down a key to open a menu or use something it always repeats the key instead of letting me just hold it, however when i type something on my keyboard holding down a key works perfectly fine..
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    1800x vs i7 9700k/8700k

    Hello guys, I have a spare 1800x laying around without a mobo and gpu. i'm thinking if whether I should sell a 1800x and get an 8700k or a 9700k since all i want to do is game without any compromises. If ever i will continue with my 1800x i plan on getting a vega 56/64 however if i go with an i7...
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    My laptop is compaq presario v3700 and the processor is Intel Core 2 Duo T5550, the processor is too slow and can i upgrade it

    My laptop is compaq presario v3700 and the processor is Intel Core 2 Duo T5550, the processor is too slow and can i upgrade it with more powerful processor
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    What The Tom's Team Played This Weekend: 'Fortnite: Battle Royale'

    There's something very satisfying about being dropped into a digital playground where the only way to win is to survive by any means necessary. What The Tom's Team Played This Weekend: 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' : Read more
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    Discord Calls lagging games?

    GPU: GTX 1050 2gb, CPU: I5 7500 RAM: 8GB MOTHERBOARD: ASUS PRIME H270-PLUS So I’ve been noticing that my frames are dropping in games whenever I’m in a discord call, now I know discord doesn’t use the GPU, (I did turn off GPU acceleration but that made no difference) One game in particular...
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    CPU Underperforming in games

    Hi Guys! I have a problem since last year that i thought it was my cpu bottleneck but mi friend has te same pc as mines and CAN keep 60fps in games, in my pc thats quite impossible even in 1080p. I've been playing at 4K at 30fps and didn't notice this too much but then i try to play at 1440p and...
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    Will this PSU be enough for this computer?

    Hi. Well i'd been picking parts for an update for my computer and i would like to know if this PSU will be enough to power it without problems: The components involved...
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    Can't remember the name of this game

    This was a word game I played on a PC. As best I can remember, there was a tree with branches on it, and letters floated in bubbles around the screen. You had to capture the bubbles by clicking on them with the mouse then drag them to the right branch to spell words. I think there were drawings...
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    MSI GL72 6QF fan problem, HIGH temp problem? & tech advice

    My desktop sucks, so my gaming laptop is used for gaming and streaming anything demanding. 6th gen Core i7 6700hq, 8gig ddr4, terabyte HDD, GTX 960M 2g, used heavily for at least 9 months or more in dirty environment (cat hair everywhere!), but it's elevated and on a cooling stand, plenty of...
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    Next-Level Keycap Craftsmanship: The 'Forbidden Realm' Series

    The "Forbidden Realm" keycaps from Jelly Key are absolutely stunning little creations. Next-Level Keycap Craftsmanship: The 'Forbidden Realm' Series : Read more
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    Motherboard lighting problem

    I have the Asus Strix Z270h and it has a red LED line showing where the audio is isolated from other components. Not sure if it is RGB but i do not want a red LED showing there. Is there a way to change the colour (if it is RGB) or turn it off. I installed Asus aura software and it installed as...
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    ram for Asus Essentio CM6730 with motherboard P8H61-M PRO/CM6630/DP

    I am trying to upgrade my ram which is currently a 2 and 4 GB DDR111 1600 by Asinti. I look at Newegg and there are so many to choose from, I am a bit lost as to what will work with my cpu. Do you match the ram to the mother board ot to the pc model? Could someone please tell me what is...
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    PC Upgrade help?

    Okay, so hey, I'm a fairly new PC gamer, with only a very basic PC; (which can be found here: ); And basically I'm looking to see if I can upgrade it, so i can actually play any games with a decent frame rate and graphical setting. I was hoping...
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    Set-up A Wireless AP With No Cabling

    Is it possible to setup a wireless AP to connect to my primary router through the wireless signal? Essentially connect cable modem to router1 then wirelessly connect router2 to router1 so router2 can extend the wireless signal? Unfortunately running cabling (at least in the foreseeable...
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    Is this a good mem stick?

    I'm getting some new ram sticks as my old ones seem to be causing some crashes and i was wondering if the G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory F3-12800CL10D-16GBXL was any good. On top of that this will work with my ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 right?
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    New Gaming PC Build - Best Antivirus?

    Hello everyone, thanks for your time to help. I just finished my first gaming pc build and ready to power on and start the Install process for everything. I'm wondering what antivirus would be best for what I'm going for with gaming and video editing? I've used McAfee and Norton YEARS ago but...
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    Help! SATA III 2 Port PCI Express Controller Card

    I have the MSI AM1I MB and AM1 5350 Processor. I purchased a 2 Port SATA III PCI-E 2.0 x1 Card. I am running Windows 10 on an SSD plugged direct into MB. I also have a 1 TB HDD for data storage plugged direct into the MB. I want to plug two SATA DVD drives into the PCI-E 2 Port SATA III. I...
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    Sos, new computer problems!

    I'm booting up my new computer for the forst time, the only problem is that nothing is displaying on my monitor, I have a thermalchaser mk1, a geforce gtx 960, a 970 gaming motherboard. Looking at the computer upon startup, the graphic's card signiture light isn't on, but the fans are moving...