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If your computer or phone is giving you issues:

Please read this before posting: 4 Reasons Why IT People Ignore Your Requests for Help
Restart the computer. Hopefully this will take care of any issues
If your problem has not yet been solved, try to Google it. There may be a very simple solution
On a Windows computer, a system restore may do the trick.
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Re: Computer Troubleshooting/Help Master Thread
« Reply #6200 on: August 08, 2023, 05:04:10 AM »
How does it compare to eset (paid)?
eset paid is amazing. free malwarebytes doesn't compare as an antivirus, but is great for doing a scan a month.

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« Reply #6201 on: August 24, 2023, 07:44:22 AM »
Trying connect to a printer thats connected via USB to another computer in same network. I set up Sharing of the printer but every time  I try to connect to add it I get the 0x0000011B error can anyone advise how to resolve this?

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« Reply #6202 on: August 24, 2023, 09:54:16 AM »
Trying connect to a printer thats connected via USB to another computer in same network. I set up Sharing of the printer but every time  I try to connect to add it I get the 0x0000011B error can anyone advise how to resolve this?
make sure the printer is shared properly and then restart the computer. try it then.

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Re: Computer Troubleshooting/Help Master Thread
« Reply #6203 on: August 24, 2023, 12:16:34 PM »
make sure the printer is shared properly and then restart the computer. try it then.
done that quite a few times made sure updates are all done as well

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Re: Computer Troubleshooting/Help Master Thread
« Reply #6204 on: August 24, 2023, 12:45:39 PM »
done that quite a few times made sure updates are all done as well
sometimes you need to download the drivers/program for the printer on the second computer as well. did you do that?

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Re: Computer Troubleshooting/Help Master Thread
« Reply #6205 on: August 24, 2023, 01:14:02 PM »
sometimes you need to download the drivers/program for the printer on the second computer as well. did you do that?
yup

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Re: Computer Troubleshooting/Help Master Thread
« Reply #6206 on: August 29, 2023, 05:56:21 PM »
Is there any way I can gain remote access to a computer that needs admin pass for exe run/install?

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