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Q: Solved: Duplicate Email Downloads

Hello,

I have 2 computers - an eMachines desktop and a Gateway laptop. They are both Windows 7, and I use Windows Live Mail on both. I use the desktop during the day, and set up the laptop on the bed for the evening before I go to sleep. I have 3 email addresses, and want to use the 3rd one on both computers. This way, I don't have to have my friends or groups writing to me at two different addresses, which is difficult to remember and complicated for them. When I'm not at the desktop, I want to receive the email from the 3rd address on the laptop, and vice versa.

The problem that arises is, I get full downloads of all emails for the day on both computers. Anything I've already received on the desktop is also received when I move to the laptop later in the day. Is there any way to stop these duplicate downloads?

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A: Solved: Duplicate Email Downloads

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I've had this problem for years. My Windows Live Mail 2012 frequently (not always) downloads duplicates of every new email. The email protocol is POP3. Someone suggested I should use IMAP. I tried it. . . but, at least with Comcast's system, IMAP duplicates what's on the server. . . which can go back several years of emails. . . which I DO NOT want to retain. Comcast provides no option to delete emails older that X days, so when I switched to IMAP, every g.d. email I've received in the last 3 years downloaded to my Inbox. So I went back to POP3.

So why do I get duplicates?
 

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I have computer 1 with Office 365 Outlook - with email account. If I have a second computer and copy the .pst file from one computer to the other, I know that when I open Outlook all the existing emails will be there, calendar, etc. But if I have Outlook set to leave messages on the server, will the old messages be downloaded causing duplicates? I know that Outlook keeps an ID record of emails that are downloaded - but is this kept within the *pst file? If so then it should work that I can copy the *pst file and carry on without duplicates. I can understand that if I created a new blank account with nothing in it, then the old files would download...but will this still happen if I just copy & paste the email *pst account file across (keeping the name the same) - same Office 365....
 

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XP HOME, SP2, OE6
When I get new mesages in my gmail account, which I access through OE6, it says it's downloading 984 or 677 or 820 messages. But they are my own old emails from one specific storage folder (containing last year's mail).
If I stop the download and try again - it just raises the number of old messages it plans to pour in.
Can I stop this crazy downloading?!

Edit 3:40pm
Now it's getting worse. A password authentication box has started popping up when I try to retrieve mail. It wants the password "for this server," which would be gmail, I assume. But it's already displaying that information in the box. I typed in my gmail password, got the box over & over. The password is dots of course, but I retyped it about 20 times. The box that says "Remember Password" is grayed out. But there was a checkmark in it.
 

A:Solved: OE downloads hundreds of my own email to Inbox

Hi marie500

Have you tried reapplying your POP settings in Gmail to be effective from todays date?
Use: Enable POP only for mail that arrives from now on

Do you plan on keeping your old messages on GMail's server? If not, delete them from Gmail's server, then have Outlook Express download your messages.

Let us know if that makes a difference or not.
 

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After recently upgrading to the newer version of WinMX, my computer now downloads two copies of a single file. What could be the problem? Any advice is appreciated!
 

A:Help...WinMX downloads duplicate files???

Are you actually ending up with 2 mp3's saved in your download to folder or are you seeing the song comming from more than one person in the download window?
 

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Hey. Whenever I use Outlook 6 to download my e-mail, it always downloads two of the same message. It's really annoying. Anyone know how to help? Thanks!

--maxim2
 

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I've noticed in the last week that whenever I double-click a sub-folder in the Downloads folder, it opens TWO identical new windows. It's super annoying and wasnt happening before. I scanned for Malware AND ran MS Defender. Both came out clean.

I should add that my Windows Explorer also now crashes every now and then. Meaning all my Explorer windows close down but Windows still operates.

Any tips on whats going on and how to fix this?

A:Subfolders in Downloads opening DUPLICATE windows

Over clicking. Check to make sure that you have the mouse set for double click, not single click.

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Greetings Folk,

After major problems, I have imported several folders of DBX files. For whatever reason (please dont ask ) ) i have multiple back up folders with mostly duplicat info but with lots of non duplicate info in the various back up folders as well.

Question:-
1 - How do i delete the duplicates.
2 - i seem to have lost my Outlook Express subfolders is there a way to reveal them if possible.

Thanks
Walterose
 

A:removing duplicate email in OE6

Hi Walterose

Welcome to Tech Support Guy Forums!

Importing will do that, keep adding and adding with each subsequent Import performed.
I usually try an Import using a new Identity first to see what results I can expect, "NOW you tell me", you say

This is what I have found so far that relates to duplicate messages:
http://www.oehelp.com/OEX/Default.aspx
Not free though.
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Subfolders created under the Inbox or other folders?
Do you have Outlook Express configured to show all folders?
Tools > Options > General tab
place a checkmark in: Automatically display folders with unread messages
Close Outlook Express, then restart, subfolders should be showing if they contain unread messages.

Do you have Subfolders at all?
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You can also check the directory where your Store Folder is kept and see if you can locate the names of the folders that appear to be missing.
In Outlook Express
Tools > Options > Maintenance tab
click the Store Folder button to see the path where the Identity keeps its .dbx files.
Close Outlook Express.
Using Windows Explorer, navigate to that directory and search for those folders.
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Or run a Search
key in:
*.dbx
and look through the Search results for your missing folders.

If you locate the missing folders and they are still not showing in Outlook Exp... Read more

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dear sir,

I am receiving mails from my email id only with all unknown matters. Pls help me.

Thanks and regards .. Premendra Joshi
 

A:Duplicate eMail account ..

Can you elaborate more on the issue as I don't want to assume something that is not correct.
 

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I keep getting duplicate emails,Ive reinstalled windows 7 and reinstalled Thunderbird as well but it is still doing it? I read on the knowledge database help section on Thunderbird that imap is used by default instead of pop which is what I originally set it up with.I'm using a different ISP now and still have the same problem.It must be coming from an email server but I don't know how to contact them or configure it? I'm at a complete loss on what to do about it now?

A:Duplicate email problem

The info in the link below describes several scenarios of why emails are duplicated.
Email Troubleshooting - Duplicate Emails
 
I think this one applies to you because you receive duplicates of every email.

I get multiple copies of every email.
Likely cause: You have multiple forwarders set up. Let's say person A is getting the double copies. Perhaps emails to B forward to A and C, while emails to C also forward to A. So A is getting the emails from both B and C.

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I'm not sure where this is supposed to go so Ill try here? I have the latest version of Thunderbird for my email.For the last few months Ive been getting 2,3 or even 4 emails that are identical.Some are RSS feeds that Ive subscribed to others are forum replies etc... is there anything I can do to fix this?    

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One of my users is having problems with email server timeouts and duplicate email. I'm assuming the two problems are realted. It started after he returned from a long vacation. I cleaned several virus's from hundreds of files, installed and implemented SpyBot to take care of adware and put AVG on his system.

Server timeouts occur every time he tries to get his email, (OE). Some messages are being duplicated a dozen or more times. His ISP says they can't help and the problem must be at his end.

I found a thread here that talks about a corrupted Pop3uidl.dbx file but it is a very old thread(2001), and I can't find that filename on my system.

Suggestions?
 

A:server timeouts and duplicate email

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Hello

This is my first post to this site which looks like a great resource!

A friend recently sent a response to an email I'd sent her which included several embedded photos. Her email included lots of 'goobledegook' (random letters and numbers) and the photos had been deleted. I also received 30 duplicate emails that only contained the goobledook. Each email had a different number at the end of the subject line but was posted at the same time. After that I've received about 12 copies of this same email each time I open Outlook. I've done a scan of Program Files using ESET Smart Security but nothing was found. I'm running Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2007.

My friend let me know that something similar has happened before and that she has problems every time she tries to send an attachment.

Any suggestions about how to fix this problem would be greatly appreciated!

many thanks

June

A:Continuous duplicate email problem

A common cause of this is a bad message on the server that Outlook is unable to download properly. When it gets to that message it stops downloading and never continues to the step where it deletes the downloaded messages from the server. The next time you try to download, those same messages are still on the server and they get downloaded again.

Login to webmail and delete all the messages that have been getting downloaded repeatedly, and delete the next message after them, which is likely to be the one that's causing the failure. Then try downloading with Outlook again.

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Sevenforums,

I use windows Live Mail, wife uses XP. Many in my vomputer club use XP, Vista,win7 as I do.

I have been accused of forwarding messages to a group of people, one of which claimed she got over 50 of them. Another friend has been accused of sending a message to two people that claimed to receive many copies. In on case my wife got a message with overa full page of the same message and suddenly they started deleting dwon to one message

In all the cases mentioned the sent message total showed just one message. I have searched the web for possible reason for this whithout a clear possible cause. In one case I got a reply for Outlook and Outlook Express that was to protect the person receiving the duplicate copies but nothing about settings that would prevent the action.

Does anyone have any ideas??? Pleae ignor missplelled words I slept during spelling during growing up.

A:duplicate email messages, lots of them

One common cause of repeated sends that can be traced back to your actual mail program is possibly anti-malware tools that are trying to scan outgoing email, or otherwise interfere with the proper operation of the mail program. It's a common cause of repeated (or failed) downloads of email, and when the feature is enabled to scan sent mail, it can interfere there as well.

Depending on the type of interference, the email program responds by saying "well, that didn't work, I'll try to send it again" - and again, and again.

The solution here is pretty simple: locate that feature in your anti-malware or security suite, and turn it off. You may need to close and restart your email program, or even reboot your machine for the change to take effect.

Another possibility is that the Sent folder has a size limit. Let's say there's a 2GB limit for all saved Sent emails. Once that limit is reached weird things can happen. If there are a lot of emails with photo attachments, etc in the Sent folder, it wouldn't be all that hard to reach the mail box limit. Try creating a new folder. Call it whatever you want; maybe something like "SentArchive", or "OldSenrMail" and move all the messages in your Sent folder to the new folder. That should a) retain all your sent messages should you need to refer to them, and b) empty the Sent folder so the mail box limit isn't a factor.

Another possibility is that your email account has been compromised. This art... Read more

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When i partially type in the name of the person i want to send an email to, it either auto completes it, or shows me a bunch of names i can send it to. This is all fine and normal, but All of a sudden today, when it gives me the names i can send it to, there are 2 copies of each name. when i open the "addresses" tab, there's only one entry. so why, when autocomplete shows me names are there 2 of each?
i use OE6.0

thanks for your help in advance

sanjay
 

A:Duplicate names and Email addy's: OE6

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I am experiencing a siege of duplicate & triplicate email msgs. This happens sporadically but hasn't plagued me lately until just tonight. What's happening? Chuck Wilmot ([email protected])
 

A:Duplicate & Triplicate Email msgs-Why?

You probably have a corrupt POP3UIDL.DBX file.

Close OE and delete that file (search for it on hard drive).

It will be recreated when you re-open OE.

However BE VERY CAREFUL, there can be bad things happen if you do this, so make sure you read up about it first.

I am not takin responsibility for what might happen, but this worked on my machine. There are also special instructions for hotmail users.

See microsoft knowledge base article Q296447
 

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When i partially type in the name of the person i want to send an email to, it either auto completes it, or shows me a bunch of names i can send it to. This is all fine and normal, but All of a sudden today, when it gives me the names i can send it to, there are 2 copies of each name. when i open the "addresses" tab, there's only one entry. so why, when autocomplete shows me names are there 2 of each?
i use OE6.0

thanks for your help in advance

sanjay
 

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I am getting 2 copies of some email, with one copy going to the inbox folder my rule tells it to, and the other copy goes to spam. Also, some messages coming from my own domain go to spam.

Outlook 2007
XP
Exchange 2003

As far as I know, I am the only person in my organization getting this problem. I deleted my Outlook profile and re-created, but it didn't help.

A:Duplicate Email With One Copy Going To Spam

What happens when you delete your "rule" assuming it is unique to your computer?
It may be the rule that is causing the problem.
Regards,
John

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I have Microsoft Outlook 2003 on a few computers. It appears that they get their emails from a local server which is defined as the MS Exchange Server. (Box ticked for Use Cached Exchange Mode). Outlook is then configure with my username to pull my emails of the server (i guess...). I get an email to my company email from an external source (not company email) that is CC to another company email address, and I will get a duplicate email in my inbox. If it is CC to 2 people I will get 2 duplicates (3 messages in total) This leads me to believe that outlook is not configured to pull the right emails from the server right? However, when receiving an email from an internal source (company email) and it is CC to another compnay member, I only get 1 copy. When dealing with 1 to 1 emails, everything works fine. Any ideas?
 

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I am using Outlook 2000. All of a sudden, I am receiving duplicate copies of all of my email messages. How do I stop this?
 

A:Outlook: Receiving duplicate copies of email

Never Mind...my problem was solved by rebooting. I wish that all of my computer issues were so easily solved.
 

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(I cross-posted on the Business Application forum as well because I'm not sure if this is an email problem or a Word/Excel problem.)

I maintain a basic database in Excel 2000 and use Word 2000 to do an email merge. There are about 130 records on the list and the emails go to my outbox in my earthlink account. The first time I did it, I merged all records at one time and everyone received the same email twice. The second time I did it, I merged about 20-30 at a time, in different batches, but it still duplicated everyone. Any suggestions on what's going on and then how I can fix it/create a work-around. (One I've half considered is importing the Excel file to Access and trying it from there...but I'm not an Access expert and I'm hoping someone has an 'easier' solution.)
Thanks in advance for your time,

Michelle L. Coover [email protected]
Creative Memories Senior Consultant
"There is no better time than today to
preserve the stories of yesterday."
 

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For some reason I'm not able to use my email when responding to email address links. Until this morning this wasn't a problem. I get an error message: "Can't write the item."
I have not intentionally made any changes to my settings.
 

A:[Duplicate post] Outlook 2000 email problems

http://www.helponthe.net/tsgbb/Forum11/HTML/001393.html

Closing this duplicate

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I maintain a basic database in Excel 2000 and use Word 2000 to do an email merge. There are about 130 records on the list and the emails go to my outbox in my earthlink account. The first time I did it, I merged all records at one time and everyone received the same email twice. The second time I did it, I merged about 20-30 at a time, in different batches, but it still duplicated everyone. Any suggestions on what's going on and then how I can fix it/create a work-around. (One I've half considered is importing the Excel file to Access and trying it from there...but I'm not an Access expert and I'm hoping someone has an 'easier' solution.)
Thanks in advance for your time,

Michelle L. Coover [email protected]
Creative Memories Senior Consultant
"There is no better time than today to
preserve the stories of yesterday."
 

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All of a sudden, most of my emails are coming with a text attachment. When I open it, it is just a duplicate of the email itself. I haven't changed anything that I am aware of. What could be causing this and how do I stop this?

Thank you,
Cindy
 

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My email just started downloading all my mail that I already received since Feb 2-6 up untill now. So today I have 1138 emails trying to download. But I have already downloaded them. If I close Outlook and re-open it downloads the same emails it just downloaded. I have not waited for it to download all 1138 emails. But know I have 4 x the same emails since Feb 2. I have made sure the setting to keep emails on the server is unchecked. What else can this be? Hope this makes since.
 

A:Downloads the same email as before

http://support.easystreet.com/software/outlookxp/overages.htm

Your answer is on this page: 4. untick the delivery box

use the settings for your email address, not easystreet.
There is also an explaination of how to do this if you click on the first link on the page.
 

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Although my control panel shows that my hard drive is less than half full whenever I try to download something from email to a floppy disk I get an error message that there is not enough memory on my hard drive to accomplish the task and that I should free up some space. However, if I chose to download the very same material to "download" on my hard drive I have no problem. Why is this happening?
 

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I use Outlook 2003 for my e-mail. The last couple of weeks I have a weird problem. I can see that my e-mail is downloading but nothing is put in the inbox. I think that the program is moving the mail to somewhere but I do not know where . There is a message saying that one filter is running. Can this be the culprit and where do I put this off.
 

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I started having a problem downloading .PDF, .WMV, and .PPS attachments after upgrading Ad-Aware.

AT&T tech support claims the problem is an IE8 bug but not IE7. I have no issue downloading the same attachments in Chrome.

Any insights would be appreciated.

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Hello and welcome to the forum.

What happens when you try and download the files? do you get any error messages?

What service pack are you running?

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Hi everyone,

I currently have a server setup with 1 desktop and 2 laptops connected to it. The server stores all of our media etc on it.

What I would like to do is have it setup so that when a user downloads a file to the server the user name and file name are extracted and when the download completes the user who requested it is sent an email.

in steps its

1. file moved to folderA user name and file name recorded

2. file moved to processing folder and downloaded

3. file moved to completed folder and user emailed file name and short message
I think steps 1 and 2 could be completed with a batch im just unsure how to do it and as for step 3 i think i would need some sort of watcher or something?

any help would be great! cheers!
 

A:Automate downloads and email

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Don't think you can do this natively. You would need 3rd party software to accomplish this.
 

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Win98SE, cable connection, Netscape 7.2

When I start up, I have email notification, but when I download email, it loads emails from a week ago, even though I deleted them.

I don't see anyplace to change any settings that may cause this. Help????
 

A:Email downloads already downloaded messages???

When you say you "deleted them", did you delete them on the ISP email server?
If not, and you "deleted" them only on the PC, that may be more understandable.
 

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I'm looking fo a peice of software that can download email from a pop3 account and based on the formatting of that email can send out the email via my fax modem to whatever recipient is specified in that email.

I downloaded the trial for GFI faxmaker but couldn't get it to do what I wanted.

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Recently when trying to view downloads from emails I have been getting an error message....(invalid menu handle).....It goes thru the process of downloading and when complete I get the error message....Any suggestions?....Thanks
 

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I have been having the following problem for several weeks and nothing done so far seems to help.

I use Yahoo mail as my primary non-work email provider. I only have this problem when using Yahoo mail, not any other email applications and my computer works fine other than this. When I recieve emails that have attachments, no matter what type; doc, pdf, jpeg, they never finish downloading. When I open the email everything pops up smoothly, I click the link to open the attachment, then a window pops up with a revolving green arrow to check for viruses, after several seconds it finishes and a button pops up that says "download file" so I click the button and then the windows download screen pops up asking me to save, open, or cancel. I have the problem if I click save or open either way. Once I choose an option the next window pops up with the little earth and a file folder and the paper flipping between the two. Nothing else comes up in the window. I am used to seeing the download speed and the estimated time remaining but it never shows and the download never completes. Sometimes I can download one or two things and then this occurs and its like my computer has gone into slow-mo and I have to force reboot in order to do anything.

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I know this is a super long post but I tried to include everything. The guts of my problem is that attachment downloads from yahoo mail never finish. And I mean never, not just slow, never. I never recieved any replies but I seriously need help.

Is the problem likely in my router if no virus can be found? I've used every anti-virus, anti-spy, anti-rootkit tool available, free and paid, nothing found. I don't have trouble with my other computers attached to the same router. My router is as secure as I know how to make it, I have a password to connect not to mention my nearest neighbor is over 6 miles away.

Please help me, I'm almost decided that a total wipe out of my harddrive is the only option but I'm not even sure this is it if it is in the router!

Help!

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We are running Outlook 2003 in XP SP2 Home Edition. My wife and I each have our own user name, etc.

We have 3 POP email accounts: Hers, Mine and Ours, with different usernames and passwords, all with the same ISP (Comcast.net). I have set up her Outlook account to receive Hers and Ours, with instructions to leave a copy of Our messages on the server for 10 days. Of course, I have set up mine to download Mine and Ours, leaving Ours on the server 10 days. That way, theoretically, I'll see all my email and our email, she'll see all our email and her email, unless one or the other of us doesn't get on for 10 days (highly unlikely...10 hours maybe).

Mine works fine. But she keeps getting stuff like the CERT reports, stuff from The Tech Guy, reviews from ZD Net and other stuff she doesn't want to wade through. When she opens one, at the top it is clearly addressed to me, not her or us. When she pulls down Tools and selects Email accounts, Outlook shows her only two: Hers and Ours. Microsoft KB search reveals nothing; ditto Comcast.net Help search.

Any clues? How come she can't stop getting mail for an account which is not listed in Outlook, or even in Start/Control Panel/Mail/Profiles/Accounts?

Thanx for any suggestions...

al
 

A:Outlook downloads email for wrong account

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I had a problem downloading emails with Eudora 6.2 in Win2k. After discussion (see thread on inconsistent email downloading), I updated Norton Systemworks 2004 again. I read elsewhere that Norton may have issued a corrupt update file last week, but reissued a fix. It looks like the Common Client application was updated. This appears to have fixed my problem.
 

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As of yesterday my computer has completely stopped downloading any file. That is, it will not download a PDF from my uni online library, it will not open an attachment word doc from facebook, it will not open an attached doc from gmail or yahoo. Obviously I must have done something, but I have no idea what it is.I am connecting to the internet just fine, so it's not that. Also, I keep trying to save my word doc for uni and it keeps crashing and giving me a warning that it can't be found (but then opens it, but often says not responding when I try and save and I lose everything I've been working on). I really need to be able to fix this. HELP PLEASE

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I have to reboot my computer once or twice to get it to download. At times the Aol wont even load. Please explain what to do in VERY elementary terms. I know a little but very little . I also get very confused easily. I hope someone has patience to deal with me. Thank you for your time .And when it does it still has been downloading very slowly. I have digital cable. I am sure not used to this at all. haha
 

A:[SOLVED] slow downloads and no downloads

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This just started today.... everything I download from AOL email is not being recognized as valid images. If I download a jpg and open it, the edit screen is empty. If I go to Windows Explorer, there is a file there, but the image will not display and if I click to open, it says no preview. PSP files can't be seen and/or recognized as a valid image file either. AOL says this is a Windows error.

Last week I had a problem with not being able to see, read, respond to or download from any of my aol emails. AOL says I had a corrupt file in my PFC. I reinstalled AOL without transferring any of my back up file and have not had any reoccuring problems until this today.

I've run McAfee, Spybot and AdAware and deleted everything that showed up. And.... even though I have McAfee Privacy Firewall, Panda Antivirus Platinum, and a LinkSys Router on at all times, all these 'things' keep getting through on my computer.

Can someone please help??
Kellyann
 

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We've received several reports of a mass mailing that's going around. The messages have been spoofed to look like they are from update @ microsoft.com and arrive with title "Warning! New Virus On The Internet! Update Now!"...f-secure.com/weblog

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Hello There all,

OS: Win xp pro SP 2 with all critical updates (SP 3 not installed)

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU E6850 @ 3GHz..4 gigs ram..Asus P5N32-E SLI mobo

Hitachi 320 gig HD

Nvidia 8800GTS 320 MB video card



Symantec corporate gold anti virus and firewall

SpywareBlaster..Spybot S&D..Windows Defender..Adaware Free anniversary edition...SuperAntiSpyware..

MalwareBytes...CrapCleaner..Diskeeper Pro 2008 all currently updated.
Here is the problem: This system is part of a small home network and is the lead computer (newest,Most powerful) along with a dell laptop latitude D505 and a Gateway PC desktop all connected to the internet via satellite dish with a linksys router.There are no issues with the laptop or the Gateway desktop.All is good with those two machines and the wireless home network is working just fine.
When I start the newer machine it loads win xp pro properly and when I access my email (Outlook Express) it finds the server and downloads my e-mail into the inbox just fine if I click a link in any e-mail the program does not bring me to that internet address.

I am running Firefox 3.08 as my default browser and IE 7 as another browser; both of these browsers open but do not take me to my home page, however the proper url for the homepage is shown in IE 7 But no homepage is shown in Firefox in the url field.

If I open both browsers and go to my homepage setup the proper homepage is listed there within the browsers so it doesn't look like the browsers hav... Read more

A:e-mail finds server/downloads email to inbox

This system was working perfectly until two days ago and for the life of me I can't think of anything i downloaded or installed which could have caused this.

And I might be wrong but I don't think this system is infected, I more think that it is a matter of settings or a corrupted file in my Symantec Corporate gold firewall but I am definately above my computer paygrade at this point!

thanks again,

ranger72

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Any file downloaded from the internet is immediately deleted, regardless of the browser used (Chrome, Firefox, IE9), regardless of whether or not antivirus software is installed (currently AVG 2013 but this has happened with previous versions of AVG and Microsoft Security Essentials), and regardless whether or not Windows Firewall is turned on. Internet Explorer reports that the download in question contained a virus and was deleted. I've run AVG from a rescue disk and found the computer to be uninfected.

Also tried downloading from Safe Mode with Networking and from a new User Account. Will try clean boot now.

Clean boot didn't work either.

A:Downloads from internet including email attachments immediately deleted

Hi,

If you are having problems with the files deleting immediately on download you might want to download Malwarebytes from another computer to a USB drive or CD and then transfer it to the possibly infected system. You can use these instructions for downloading and running Malwarebytes...

Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware to your desktop.

Right-click and Run as Administrator mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and Launch Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, then click Finish.If an update is found, it will download and install the latest version.Once the program has loaded, select Perform quick scan, then click Scan as shown below.
When the scan is complete, click OK, then Show Results to view the results.Be sure that everything is checked, and click Remove Selected.When completed, a log will open in Notepad. Please save it to a convenient location and post the results.

The log can also be found here:
Windows 2000 & Windows XP:
C:\Documents and Settings\<USERNAME>\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs
Windows Vista & Win7:
C:\Users\<USERNAME>\AppData\Roaming\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\Logs
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Don't know what is going on??
Will incluce the email message I am receiving over & over again, have never had this happen before.
Scanned my computer for viruses, (none) but just received another one of these,
http://forums.techguy.org/showthread.php?threadid=94940&goto=newpost
Is it something from your end???
Need help on this people
Please!!!!
Thanks,
snoluc
 

A:Getting duplicate & more duplicate copies of reply to post!! ???

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Anyone know of a 3rd- or possibly freeware that will help me eliminate all the duplicates of songs in my itunes?

A:Itunes and duplicate duplicate songs

auslogics duplicate file finder i've been using..

set like this..

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Ok, I downloaded the Aol Computer checkup and it found so many duplicate files that are taking up space BUT I have no idea as to what files I can safely delete. Is there a duplicate file program that will let me delete un-necessary files while protecting the one's that I need? If not, someone should make one!
 

A:Solved: Duplicate files

The only duplicate files you should delete are ones you accidentally created. There is no issue with duplicate system files, and they're usually required by the operating system and programs.

Do not perform unnecessary maintenance on your computer. Many people have literally "cleaned" their computers to death until they no longer function and need to completely reinstall everything.
 

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hello to one and all,

I have a an Excel spreadsheet (2010 windows 7) which has a large amount of data. I know that potentially up to 1/3 of this data is duplicated. I can use the "remove duplicates" button to clean the data but i need to be able to see which entries had been duplicated. Is there any way to be able to see which data is removed during the clean up?

thanks for any advice
 

A:Solved: duplicate cells

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Hello

I just noticed that I seem to have two versions of Net Framework....can I safely uninstall version 2.0

Thanks
Tildy

XP Home SP2

 

A:Solved: NET Framework duplicate ?

No, in order for 3.5 to work it needs 3.0 and 2.0.

But to be up-to-date you should go to Windows Update and get 3.5 SP1, which will update the others to 3.0 SP2 and 2.0 SP2.
 

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