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by: SeafarerChief October 17, 2012 8:01 PM PDT

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by SeafarerChief - 10/17/12 8:01 PM

That great screensaver and photo sharing etc. program called Webshots is going to be no more.
However, they (the new owners) decided to install their new program (called SMILE) on my Laptop, Automatically when I logged in to the site. No Warning, No asking permission just started to install it. I thought I was being "hijacked" and tried everything to stop it but some or most of it got thru before I just powered down.
At the next boot up. it started all over again but I got it to stop installing and attempted to Uninstall it the correct way.. No Joy.. had to restore the lap top to an earlier date ... however there is still something left over and I can't find it... I just go to "hibernate" to avoid a new boot sequence which kicks it in... I don't want to let it complete but may have to.. HELP

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