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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.


(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


Best and easier to use - CCleaner.

Download the basic (slim) build via


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.



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

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