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question about installing microsft fix it solutions

Anotherfpupdate asked on

Ok I went ahead and went to the fix it page for the fix it tool for gadget/sidebar disable.

Now the instructions  say to RUN the fix it. But I went ahead and downloaded the fix it to my desk top first.

 

Is it ok to download it to the desktop first and then run it??

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José Antonio Pontón Posada CEO replied on

 

First, verify that the time, date/year & time-zone are set correctly

Clear up your Temp File/Cache. Clean up the system (clearing out all the temp/tmp folders, and included all offline content, clearing the browser tif, delete cookies, do a Disk Cleanup.

<<http://winhelp2002.mvps.org/delcache.htm>>

(Important: One of the normal steps in eliminating malicious programs is to entirely delete the contents of all Temp folders.


Click Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > Disk Cleanup

<<http://www.winhelp.us/index.php/windows/enhancing-windows-performance/free-up-disk-space-in-windows.html>>

Best and easier to use - CCleaner.

Download the basic (slim) build via

<<http://www.ccleaner.com/download/builds.aspx>>

The basic (slim) build does not contain the disgusted Toolbar

DO NOT USE ANY Advanced cleaning options. DO NOT TOUCH THE REGISTRY. At least not for now.


Reboot.

 

 Right-click on the file and select Run As Administrator from the menu.

UTC/GMT is 02:28 on Friday, July 27, 2012                                

 

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