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Updates to Windows (Internet Explorer) 8

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  • Started 1 year ago by crlamb
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crlamb
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I am constantly receiving a "popup" that states that there are "New Features" for Windows 8. My system is Windows 7 and Explorer is labeled as "Windows I.E. 8". These are apparently NOT security updates, but program updates. I do install "most, if not all" security updates. My question is that since I am totally happy with what I have, how can I shut down the "popups"?

Posted 1 year ago
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Hermitt
Posts: 1310

I would be suspicious of those popups, especially since they aren't coming from Microsoft Updates.
You could run this and see what it finds.
AdwCleaner

Also run this... http://www.filehippo.com/downl.....i_malware/

Jim

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