Neowin News Feed for: Disable https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/disable/ Neowin News Feed for: Disable en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Disable Java, warns US government https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-java-warns-us-government/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2784933782.jpg" alt="" /></div>The United States government is warning PC users to disable Java on their machines, as a recently discovered flaw in the latest unpatched version is being exploited in the wild by hackers. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-java-warns-us-government">Read more...</a> tim.schiesser@neowin.net (Tim Schiesser) Sat, 12 Jan 2013 09:41:53 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-java-warns-us-government Microsoft: Malware can disable UAC in Windows 7 'by design' https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-malware-can-disable-uac-in-windows-7-by-design/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/ms_win7.gif" alt="" /></div>A month has barely passed since the public beta debut of Windows 7 and we have our first horror story. UAC (user account control) was the major gripe with Windows Vista which annoyed most... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-malware-can-disable-uac-in-windows-7-by-design">Read more...</a> tom.warren@neowin.net (Tom Warren) Fri, 30 Jan 2009 07:48:25 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-malware-can-disable-uac-in-windows-7-by-design IE Update to Disable "Click to Activate" https://www.neowin.net/news/ie-update-to-disable-click-to-activate/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This is a preview of the update that will be available in April 2008. If you don't recall, in April 2006, we made a change to how Internet Explorer handled embedded controls used on some... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ie-update-to-disable-click-to-activate">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 13 Dec 2007 10:30:58 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ie-update-to-disable-click-to-activate Service Problems Disable Wells Fargo ATMs https://www.neowin.net/news/service-problems-disable-wells-fargo-atms/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Service problems disabled ATMs and online accounts at San Francisco-based Wells Fargo &amp; Co. for at least 24 hours starting Sunday afternoon, leaving some customers of the nation's fifth-largest bank unable to get cash or... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/service-problems-disable-wells-fargo-atms">Read more...</a> () Tue, 21 Aug 2007 20:18:04 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/service-problems-disable-wells-fargo-atms Toolkit to Disable Automatic Delivery of Internet Explorer 7 https://www.neowin.net/news/toolkit-to-disable-automatic-delivery-of-internet-explorer-7/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>To help our customers become more secure and up-to-date, Microsoft will distribute Internet Explorer 7 as a high-priority update via Automatic Updates for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 soon after the final version of... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/toolkit-to-disable-automatic-delivery-of-internet-explorer-7">Read more...</a> () Thu, 27 Jul 2006 09:50:24 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/toolkit-to-disable-automatic-delivery-of-internet-explorer-7 Man Ordered to Disable Spyware Programs https://www.neowin.net/news/man-ordered-to-disable-spyware-programs/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A federal judge has ordered a man known as the &quot;Spam King&quot; to disable so-called spyware programs that infiltrate people's computers, track their Internet use and flood them with pop-up advertising. U.S. District Judge Joseph... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/man-ordered-to-disable-spyware-programs">Read more...</a> () Sun, 24 Oct 2004 00:42:40 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/man-ordered-to-disable-spyware-programs Disable Windows MSN in XP https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-windows-msn-in-xp/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>freeware, small file to prevent Windows Messenger from running on Windows XP. This file should save you the trouble of manually tinkering with your registry to disable Messenger. We have tested and... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-windows-msn-in-xp">Read more...</a> daniel@neowin.net (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 16 Sep 2002 09:09:33 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/disable-windows-msn-in-xp Microsoft to remove or disable features of Windows if necessary https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-or-disable-features-of-windows-if-necessary/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft are set to begin the removal or disabling of features provided by old, insufficiently tested code in Windows and their other software if there are problems which cause security issues. This is the next... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-or-disable-features-of-windows-if-necessary">Read more...</a> () Mon, 10 Jun 2002 09:56:53 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-or-disable-features-of-windows-if-necessary Windows Tip: Disable Balloon Tips in XP https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-tip-disable-balloon-tips-in-xp/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft XP has been called the Fisher Price operating system for more than just its bright colors and rounded edges. This is an OS for everyone, clear and easy to use. If you are ever... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-tip-disable-balloon-tips-in-xp">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Sun, 02 Dec 2001 13:37:49 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-tip-disable-balloon-tips-in-xp