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    Can a virus be physically installed when building a computer

    Thanks! I am seriously considering building one on my own now. It was what I originally wanted to do anyway but I didn't think I was cut out for it. I went as far as choosing all the parts on PCPartPicker but never ordered anything. If it really would take around 6 hours I will probably be able...
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    Can a virus be physically installed when building a computer

    Thanks for the information. I agree that having someone off Craigslist isn't the best idea and based on those articles you linked I have nixed that. (I hadn't contacted the guy yet, so he won't be disappointed.) The reason I'm not planning on building it myself is that I probably won't have the...
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    Can a virus be physically installed when building a computer

    I am looking into having a custom PC built by someone I found on Craigslist, and they seem reputable but I am wary of malware being installed during the building process. I will be purchasing all the parts and giving them to him to build on is own and he will deliver it to me when it's finished...
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    Laptop sleeps randomly while gaming with an HDMI TV

    I'm using a Vizio 32" television as a monitor for my laptop and it works fine when doing normal things like browsing the internet or watching videos, but when I play games (namely Fallout 4) with the TV plugged in, my computer sleeps (or maybe hibernates) at completely random moments. It's not...
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