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RollBack RX Update

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A video to show off how it works https://youtu.be/Oogz7ArMw70
Download from here https://horizondatasys.com/download/#rollbackhome
Today, I put this software to the test.Early this morning Rollback RX created it's snapshot. (Only takes seconds)About 1 hr. later, I decided to uninstall Avast Free and install Avast OMNI beta.After finding out that my router still isn't compatible with OMNI, it was time to go back to the Free version of Avast.Rather than doing a full removal of Omni and then an install of Avast Free, I decided to use RollBack RX.After selecting the RoolBack, the system rebootedThe time frame for this rollack was amazingly short.(I was used to the long time it takes for a System Restore Point)After the restart I was greeted with the following,This would come in handy if there were some important file changes you needed to recapture.Since I had no files or document that needed recovering, I selected the Cancel option.My system had been totally restored without any pr…

8-12-2019 SCV Computer Club

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Last night I had the pleasure of doing a remote (ZOOM) interactive presentationfor the members of the SCV Computer Club in Santa Clarita Valley, CAThe topic for the evening was the CCleaner Browser.We covered a custom install and went through the various settings.We also covered adding a Chrome extension to that browser.The extension added was the Avast Passwords Manager.Since this was a hands on interactive presentations, the club members were free to ask questionsduring and after the presentation. It was a productive meeting where everyone learned something.

Video Streaming with Avast SecureLine VPN

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Social Security Scams are on the rise.

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https://youtu.be/LOd57U_Jc3sSeniors are one of the favorite targets of scammers. Don't become a victim. This is just one of the slides from my current presentation "Protecting Your Digital Life" ( https://goo.gl/kh3cqR ) My presentations are sponsored by Avast Software. ( https://www.avast.com/en-us/about )

New in the latest version of ADW Cleaner

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It can now detect Pre Installed Software
This is what I didn't know was on my system.
(Part of the software that comes with my Epson Printer)

More information about ADW here:
https://blog.malwarebytes.com/malwarebytes-news/2019/07/your-device-your-choice-adwcleaner-now-detects-preinstalled-software/
I always recommend that you create a backup of your system or, at least a system restore point before you use this or any other cleaning tool.

Slide to Shut Down - A Novel Way to Shut Down Windows

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Why not have some fun when you shut down your system.

7-9-2019 Venture In Comp Club - Show Low, AZ

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Getting ready for the presentation.
A nice turnout from an appreciative audience. The presentation was well received andfollowed by some excellent questions. It's always nice to hear that the members learneda lot and are waiting for the follow-up information so they can digest all the new tips.

How2 Add Chrome Extensions 2 Chromium Based Browsers

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https://youtu.be/d9UE_nKrZSQ
This video shows you how to install the Avast Passwords manager to the
Brave Browser (Chromium-based)
This same procedure will also work to install most Chrome extensions on a Chromium-based browser.
(Minus the need for the Avast Passwords manager)