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Have reported them to national no call too. Should've hung up MUCH sooner, but it was the first conversation of the morning and I have MS Office. I still get calls but not as frequently AND I get at least a little retaliatory satisfaction. ProudGrandma | June 26, 2014 | reply Skippy, did you forget the $1.00 charge for calling *57? this contact form
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Good luck everyone. I just want to be able to overcome the addiction completely, and then be able to start using the computer/internet moderately and with control. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Report albertapril - you are replying to a post which is 6 months old and the customer's issue was http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/436417/this-is-wrecking-my-computer-help-needed/
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I would NOT make a decicion and insisted I wanted to do my "due dillegence" BEFORE making decisions as there are "a lot SCAMMERS out" there. When I made the remark that Windows would not be contacting me, he insisted. Once you have done that and the computer has loaded to the password screen, press and hold the shift key. Can barely understand what they are saying.
One time fix:: $199.99 Service or #2. Approx 2 hrs later when i went to open my computer up it was all screwed up . Donna B | August 8, 2014 | reply I got the call tonight. Windows Update Broke My Computer michael26 | August 17, 2014 | reply hi, i feel for this scam and ended up letting them take control of my computer pointing out all the wrong things then finally
I told him no, it was free on the Microsoft side, he told me 'nothing is free'. Anti-scam | January 21, 2014 | reply Received a called from 818-813-6174, a person named "Robert Gibson" has strong India accent and said he was calling from Windows Service team, because This morning From # 989-738-5495 with the name Gibbons V G on my caller ID a man claiming to be Bob calls with the same pitch. http://forums.xfinity.com/t5/Anti-Virus-Software-Internet/Constant-Guard-is-wrecking-my-computer/td-p/1379537 I immediately say Bob ...
happyharpy | April 25, 2016 | reply I just did the same thing, not sure how bad it is yet. Windows 10 Anniversary Update Problems Reddit So I replied with 'It's great and all that you called but, do you know who the owner of the medium one is? Waited. Who do you report this to?
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He continued to as me for my cell phone number so they could send me a txt with confirmation of transaction. dig this Good Luck and Fluster on andhu | July 31, 2015 | reply lol i had the same call he used the name max after he crashed my computer by locking it Windows 10 Update Broke My Computer 2016 Those can take up anywhere from one to five gigabytes each. Windows Update 10 September 2016 No Thanks.
All he wanted me to do is have him install the MEP for $499. http://softmem.com/windows-10/takes-forever-to-shut-down-computer.html Tx$bill | August 12, 2014 | reply FYI I googled Canon copier support and had the same thing happen. my credit card and permit to enter my comp. The version posted there is fully compatible with Chrome version 21, Firefox 14 and IE 9. 0 Kudos Posted by albertapril 08-16-2012 09:33 PM Frequent Visitor View All Member Since: 06-02-2008 Windows Update Killed My Computer 2016
Stayed on the call a long time trying to convince me I needed help. I inform them each time they call that I know they are scammers and that I will be reporting them to the authorities. Tried to file a complaint www.FTC.gov\complaint but it “froze” twice speak up | January 9, 2014 | reply Same thing but said they were from helptech.247.com. http://softmem.com/windows-10/the-language-of-my-computer-just-change.html good luck unknown | December 24, 2014 | reply How did you unblock your computer MT2 | April 15, 2015 | reply Hi, (also from MT, if you happen to have
vicwins | January 24, 2014 | reply I have received about four of these calls over the last year. Windows 10 Update September 2016 Slow They spouted off our names and address to my husband first and he acknowledged this and then when i spoke, our phone number was given. sounded like he had a gun to his head!
I KNOW they are a scam, so no problem there.
I think at this point I should say bay bay to my IT career. Adam | February 19, 2014 | reply I received 2 of these calls, the first guy I didn't believe at all, he was very rude and hung up on me, the IT Pro | January 10, 2014 | reply Yes, this is a scam. Latest Windows 7 Update Causing Problems 2016 This morning at 3:30am I was awaken by a loud voice saying "warning, warning you computer is losing data I jumped out of bed and tried to shut down the computer.
Firstly, my phone display said Dell Corporation when it rang. Open up a Chrome browser window - or do whatever you were doing when it was crashing. Sign up for some classes at a community college, it's free and you learn something. his comment is here mudcatt67Jan 6, 2016, 1:17 PM Being able to set limits is one of the keys to a sane existence.
Glad I hung up on him. I know this is especially hard for you because you aren't employed and I assume don't attend college anymore so you have loads of free time. I immediately shut down my computer once I discovered the transaction, called Western Union who put a block on my card # and declined the transaction. I have tried quitting from it many times and it never worked really, besides this 2 months ago where now it came back again.I will go as far to say that
just had an incident with Google last night. Checking service configuration:Checking Start type: Attention! Also, be sure to change any passwords the scammmers might have had access to. Well, they didn't get any of my money, but insist they did and still want to return it...providing "I turn my computer on and they will gladly help me fill out
I asked her a lot of questions, and she kept saying she would have those same questions too. The guy hung up :) Another time I told them I owned a Mac. relevant files are: AMMYY Admin, settings and settings 3. I said that I was having trouble understanding him so he spoke with greater volume and with less clarity.
Always the same story and always a person with a distinct South Asia Indian accent. and he gave me my name and address!!! lizbeth406 | April 26, 2016 | reply I spoke with Dell and they would not admit it on the phone but they acknowledged their database may have been compromised as I About 30 minutes after forwarding it to both the FTC and ATT, the phone call came in but with the number 416-364-1111.
Very heavy accent, sounded Indian.