Windows 7 System Update, 80246002 error

I’ve been using Windows 7 (SP1, 64-bit). I use it rarely, and keep it very very close to factory-standard state. I use it to run Adobe FrameMaker and nothing else. I frequently run Windows Update. But yesterday, Windows Update failed with an error code 80246002 (which I gather is in hexadecimal). None of the remediation options offered in the Windows …

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Phishing for Bell Canada

During the past four weeks or so, about once a week I have received a voice landline call where the caller begins, “Hi, I’m calling from Bell Canada Promotion Department.” The caller ID does not indicate BELL CANADA, that’s your first clue that something is amiss. The second hint (sad to say) is that the caller has an East …

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