Phonecalls from Microsoft about problems with Windows

  gaynes1cove 15:33 07 Jun 2012
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I have had more than one phonecall from someone with a foreign accent who perports to be from Microsoft wanting me to put my computer on and discuss the problems with my Windows 7 operating system. I do not have a problem.I suspect this is a scam. Has anyone else had this experience?

  Nontek 15:39 07 Jun 2012

Absolute scam!

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:46 07 Jun 2012

Lots of threads in the forum about this (just do a search).

Its a scam put the phone down on them.

  hssutton 15:58 07 Jun 2012

I never put the phone down on 'them' I let my computer illiterate wife chat to them. Strange, but after several calls from the Asian gentleman the calls stopped.

  gaynes1cove 16:03 07 Jun 2012

Many thanks all. gaynes1cove

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