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Date: 05/31/15 02:06 PM

15 Responses to Computer Virus Analogy [Pic]

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    Crap4Brains Male 18-29
    648 posts
    May 31, 2014 at 12:32 pm
    Link: Computer Virus Analogy - How I feel when my mom tries to show me something on her computer.
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    Listypoos Male 40-49
    3053 posts
    May 31, 2014 at 2:10 pm
    lol. Whenever my stepdad`s computer gets like this I have to remind him to delete his browsing history before I`ll start working on it. Ever since a very embarrassing time when I showed him which sites on his history he was getting the adware from.
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    Ani187 Female 30-39
    4448 posts
    May 31, 2014 at 5:11 pm
    People. What a bunch of bastards.
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    save-ferris Male 30-39
    198 posts
    May 31, 2014 at 8:05 pm
    Is everyone`s parents incapable of preventing a massive PC infection? Is that just an inevitability of age, like high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes? In 50 years, is my Google internet enabled implant going to get infected thereby preventing me from walking?
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    OldOllie Male 60-69
    15845 posts
    May 31, 2014 at 10:41 pm
    As the pic shows, poor computer management skills are not a matter of age. I keep my PC running clean as a whistle; however, I have stepped in dog$#!+ a time or two, usually because I`m in a hurry and not paying close enough attention. When that happens, I clean the mess up myself while I plot the deaths of the bastards who left it there for me to step in.
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    cristianene Male 18-29
    6 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 4:50 am
    That`s why i installed Ubuntu on my parents computer! :) no hassle, no virus, no adware! :)
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    madduck Female 50-59
    7278 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 6:56 am
    Amazes me how untidy some people are- they make their lives so difficult.
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    robthelurker Male 18-29
    2595 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 8:31 am
    damn it hollywood give moss and roy better roles!!
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    save-ferris Male 30-39
    198 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 1:30 pm
    I installed Ubuntu on my mother`s computer as well. I love it; sleek pretty interface, easy to use, and the load times are near nothing.
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    Zeegrr60 Male 40-49
    2103 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 1:41 pm
    I have been using Ubuntu on my computer for 7 years, Not one problem...Ever...I hate Windows.
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    SminkyPinky Female 30-39
    233 posts
    June 1, 2014 at 2:49 pm
    Just updated my ubuntu... yeah ok I am a month late for the stable update, I know... I know...
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    CreamK Male 40-49
    1423 posts
    June 2, 2014 at 4:20 am
    Would love to install Ubuntu but i need my windows softwares that i paid good money on.. When/if Reaper goes to linux then i may switch one of my computers to it, maybe (still not nearly enough plugins, instruments etc in linux..)

    Just face it, if you are doing anything else but browsing the web, word processing or spreadsheets, Ubuntu is not the OS for you.. Music, video editing, photo editing, 3D modelling, game design... Linux just doesn`t have tools needed and i need all of them.
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    save-ferris Male 30-39
    198 posts
    June 2, 2014 at 9:55 am
    A lot of Windows software can be run on Linux, but obviously not all. I ended up installing Ubuntu as a second OS on my computer along with Windows. I only use Windows when I really have to when compatibility issues make hings frustrating.
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    ForSquirel Male 30-39
    1991 posts
    May 31, 2015 at 6:34 pm
    CreamK, are you serious?

    Everything you mentioned is available on linux. Windows is horrible. The fact that people still `think they need to run Windows` for ANYTHING is ridiculous. I haven`t owned a windows box (on purpose) in 6 years. In fact I migrated all my kids to (?)Ubuntu`s and was teaching them how to use it so they wouldn`t have to rely on windows subparness.
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    geckohead Female 50-59
    591 posts
    June 1, 2015 at 5:45 am
    IAB you have been replaced. I take your icon off my toolbar, I add THEY DON"T suck.
    Hey, everybody, go to and leave this DUMP behind.

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