Advice 1: How to check mail for viruses

If you receive a letter with an unfamiliar return address many people have concerns about the inoffensiveness of this file to your computer. After all, he may be infected with any virus and cause the system serious harm. To avoid this, you need to check incoming e-mail messages before opening them.
How to check mail for viruses
You will need
  • - access to the Internet;
  • - an antivirus program.
Instruction
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If your mailbox was such well known sites as: mail.ru, yandex.ru, rambler.ru and other similar servers, then worry about e-mail scanning for viruses is not worth. In mail.ru installed mail.ru agent — a program that checks incoming mail automatically, creating a reliable protection from spam and viruses. In the system yandex.ru virus protection is running the built in server program Dr. Web that works with a very high percentage of reliability. Other mail resources, for example: rambler.ru, gmail.ru, hotmail.ru, pochta.ru testing for viruses is also carried out automatically using the built-in special programs.
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If your Inbox is installed locally on your computer, supply the reliable anti-virus program that is able (written on the package of the antivirus) to scan your mail. Ensure that your virus scan database is regularly updated from the Internet, not less than once in three days.
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When there is a need to check any letters coming to your mailbox, open the antivirus program standing on your computer. Specify that you want to check in the mailbox or single folder. Any mail program creates the folders that you are storing all mail. For example, TheBat is the Mail folder located in the root files of the program.
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If you have received suspicious mail in the box, the program somehow missed it, never click links contained within such messages. Since the website to which the link refers may be infected by any virus.
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Try to collect broader information about the sender of the suspicious message. Look for information about him on the Internet or ask people on the forums have received one of them letters to this mailing address.

Advice 2: How to check the laptop for viruses

Using the free antivirus programs, users can rightly doubt their effectiveness. If you suspect that your antivirus does not cope with their tasks, take advantage of powerful free applications from leading software developers to fight against viruses.
How to check the laptop for viruses
Instruction
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The Program CureIt! from the company "Doctor Web" (Dr. Web) in most cases admirably with the scan for all known viruses, discovered at the time of program loading. Go to the official website of the company at the address www.drweb.com and download the latest version of CureIt! section Dr.Web CureIt!. This should be done exclusively before will check that the antivirus database is up to date.
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Immediately after downloading run the program (no installation required) and start the process of finding malicious files. Will be performed a full scan your laptopand netbook, a desktop computer) virusesthat will take a few hours. During the program you will not be able to use a computer, so this check should be performed at the time when the computer is you do not need.
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As an alternative, you can use the software Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool from Kaspersky Lab, which can be found on the official website www.kaspersky.ru. On the main page select the menu "Load" section of the "Free utilities" and download the application to your computer.
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After downloading you need to run the installation program, which is the same as installing most Windows applications. Once installed, run Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool and click "Start" to begin the search. As in the case of an application CureIt!, the full scan will take several hours.
Note
Program CureIt! and Kaspersy Virus Removal Tool can work simultaneously with other antivirus programs running on your computer.
Useful advice
Search malware using these programs concludes with a progress report and recommendations for deletion of found viruses.

Advice 3: How to check who registered the website

The Internet consists of many different sites and not all of them useful or at least harmless. Quite a lot of pages, created with the purpose of fraud or of sites imitations of famous resources. To understand what a particular site sometimes it helps information about the owner of the domain name. Any company the host during the registration requires personal information about individuals or information about the organization.
How to check who registered the website
Instruction
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Start any browser in the address bar enter the address of the service to clarify the registration information of domain names of sites. This can be, for example, http://www.whois-service.ru/.
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Enter the address of the website you are interested in the request form marked with a red frame, and press the Enter key. A few seconds in the bottom of the page will appear all the available information about the resource, for example, the date of registration, its owner, i.e. the person who registered the name. For individuals, depending on the policy of the hosting center, displays the name, address, phone number. For legal entities shows the name and address of the firm.
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Similar information can be ascertained by using another resource. Enter in the address bar http://whois.domaintools.com and press Enter. A page will open where you will see the query window prompting you to enter the domain name of the website or IP address, and it can be as the site address and the address of a particular computer. Enter in a line of search the name of the desired site and click lookup. After some time you can see information about the resource is divided into several tabs.
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On the first tab of the Whois Record read the information on the website, the hosting company and contact information, from email addresses to phone numbers. This tab also contains the registration date and the date of completion of the lease this domain name. Switch to the second tab, called a Site Profile to see General information about the activity of the website and mentions in search engines.
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Click on the bookmark and a Registration Server Stats if you are interested in more detailed information about the subdomains of the site and its physical location. Note that all information may be different levels of details, depending on the rules of a particular registered organization.

Advice 4: How to check email on Gmail

The modern pace of life dictates its own requirements for e-mail use. Many users today have several mailboxes, each of which has its own characteristics. Have them and check email address gmail.com.
How to check email on Gmail
The postal service gmail.com was developed by Google. She, like most products, has its own peculiarities, however, made the most friendly to users, and therefore understand how to work with her will not be easy.

The entrance to the mailbox


In order to log into your Inbox, you need to go to the homepage of the mail server located at http://www.gmail.com. This page contains two main fields that you will need to fill. One of them is the username, i.e. the username that you specified when registering your mailbox. The second field is the password, that is your secret code that serves as a sort key, ensuring the security of access to your mail. Entering all required data, click "Login".

Problems logging in to the mailbox


A stranger that has no password, acting as a key, log in to your mail will be impossible. However, if you have forgotten or lost the password that corresponds to your mailbox, remember that there is a possibility of its recovery. In order to use it, click on the link "Need help?", which is located right under the "Log in" button and follow the instructions. This button may be useful for you and if you have any further issues logging into the mailbox, for example, if you forgot your user name that you provided during registration.

Check e-mail


If all goes well, and you managed to log in to your account, it's time to check email. After clicking "Log in" and auto-load the next page once you get directly into the Inbox folder that displays all email you receive. By default, they are sorted by time of receipt so that the newest messages are at the top. Be sure that you can, paying attention to the right column in the message list: there is receipt time for today's messages, and receipt date for older. In addition, for convenience, mail with address gmail.com as in many other e-mail service, unread messages are highlighted in the list in bold, whereas the ones you've already read, marked in normal font.
To check the contents of the letter is also quite simple: you simply need to click the left mouse button on the sender's name or subject, and in the main window will appear the text. To return to the General list by clicking on the link "Inbox or the back arrow, which is usually located to the left of the address bar in your browser.
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