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COMPTU Basics

WARNING! This is not for everyone! Please contact COMPTU for directionsYou have been warned

There is a risk!
None of these should be done without assistance!

These are among the most basic direct downloads and installations

Always uncheck prechecked boxes
before installing anything
which would otherwise install
something you wouldn't want.


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Cleaners

Always uncheck any toolbar installtions:
choose customize
then uncheck anything about recycle-bin
before installing.  Decline any other offers.


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Malware Scanners

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Always download the latest updates
for Spybot except for Spybot 2.0.
It can only be done win Windows 7  
Once downloaded and installed,
immunize your computer before
upgrading to Windows 10.  Spybot
may then be removed using CCleaner,
not uninstalled because the upgrade
did that. CCleaner will simply remove
the Spybot 1.62 leftover name in
Programs and Features.









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Updaters

Ninite allows a simple selection,
download and installation
of some of the most popular programs.


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Password Manager

Lastpass password manager manages
all of your passwords and personal info.

LASTPASS Downloads from their site
LASTPASS Universal Installer

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Windows Update


Windows Repair




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Download & Install Windows Image


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Reset Windows Update


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This is the way to stop KB4560960 from installing (Known for causing printers to fail)


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Antivirus Programs
Forticlient Recommended:
Select everything during the installation.
Windows 7 and Up Only

Forticlient for Windows
Import this configuration file to
resolve youtube restricted mode issues config

How to import config file
into Forticlient Click Here

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Forticlient for MAC OSX
Forticlient for Android
Forticlient for iOS

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Anti-Root-Kit


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ZIP Program
Open compressed files.


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Schedule Program Events Automatically
Schedule Automatic Tasks


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File Syncing
Sync Your DATA to Other Locations


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File Unlocking Program
Unlock locked files


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Chrome Extensions


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System Event Batch File Cleaner
Clear all Admin Event Logs


Rebuild Icon Cache
(Windows 7 Only)


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WMI Fix


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Old Microsoft Digital Imaging Program


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Video Calling Apps




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Free Downloads






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Great Commands Used to Cleanup Windows 10

Press the Start key and type the word CMD,
right click on the command prompt and select Run as administrator.
Enter the following commands one by one followed by the Enter key:

DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Scanhealth
DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth
DISM.exe /online /cleanup-image /startcomponentcleanup
Reboot Computer
Go to Powershell again and run
sfc /scannow

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Rebuild Performance Counters

Go to c:\windows\syswow64
Run Lodctr /R
Go to c:\windows\system32
Run Lodctr /R
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A Good Bible Program with Commentaries and Other Tools


ESword Library Folder (Extract the ZIP to the User's \AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\)


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