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Old 09-13-2018, 03:44 PM   #16
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hello,

I found out that TB is an undesirable program.

"This file has been identified as a program that is undesirable to have running on your computer. This consists of programs that are misleading, harmful, or undesirable.

If the description states that it is a piece of malware, you should immediately run an antivirus and antispyware program. If that does not help, feel free to ask us for assistance in the forums."

I have neither an antivirus program nor a antispare ware.

This speaks for killing LINUX Mint 17 on my computer and have it newly installed.Right?
regards Klaus




"I found out that TB is an undesirable program.

"This file has been identified as a program that is undesirable to have running on your computer. This consists of programs that are misleading, harmful, or undesirable.

If the description states that it is a piece of malware, you should immediately run an antivirus and antispyware program. If that does not help, feel free to ask us for assistance in the forums."

source:https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/sta....exe-5686.html
 
Old 09-13-2018, 03:48 PM   #17
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That link has nothing to do with Thunderbird, nor anything to do with Linux at all, as it refers to an exe file, which is Windows and/or DOS.
 
Old 09-14-2018, 02:48 PM   #18
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good to know that TB is no menace.

I decided to reinstall Linux mint. Would this solve my problems ? Except saved e-mails and items in the trash bin? What version of linux mint should I go for?
 
Old 09-25-2018, 08:28 AM   #19
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good to know that TB is no menace.

I decided to reinstall Linux mint. Would this solve my problems ? Except saved e-mails and items in the trash bin? What version of linux mint should I go for?
I did reinstall Linux Mint. So far so good. Thank you for your advice.
 
  


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