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Discussion in 'SpywareBlaster & Other Forum' started by qdv, Aug 1, 2004.

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  1. qdv
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    qdv Registered Member

    hi I just downloaded this program today, but how do I know if it is working for my pc? in the help menu it said,
    SpywareBlaster does not need to remain open for its protection to be active!
    does that mean I can close the program or only minimize it? but when I exit the program and check the system resources the program wasn't listed.
    thanks
  2. Tassie_Devils
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    Tassie_Devils Global Moderator

    HI qdv... This is in wrong section and will probably be moved, but I can answer.

    SpywareBlaster does NOT have to be running to have protection enabled.

    Install, Update, Enable Protection [so it reads 0 ~zero~ Items have protection disabled] and then close [X] the program.

    It sets killbits in the registry which stop any of the ActiveX /Restricted Sites listings and /Cookies [for IE/Firefox] that are listed in SWB from installing in the first place.

    Just check for updates weekly.

    Cheers, TAS

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  3. snowbound
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    snowbound Retired Moderator

    I'll move this to the SpywareBlaster and other forum.



    snowbound
  4. qdv
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    qdv Registered Member

    ok thanks
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