December 26, 2009

Quick Steps to set filter for emails in your gmail account

It is a gmail tips to set filter for emails in your gamil account. This post is really for newbies who are not much familiar with gmail account settings. This filter can help you to categorize mails in your account by assigning different Labels for them. The steps to filter emails from a particular sender is:

1. Log on to your gmail account
2. Click on Settings

Settings tab is ion the right hand top of the page.
3. Click on Filters

4. Click on Create a new filter

Now the filter options window will appear.

Now you will get different options to set filters in your gamil account. The possible options are

a. Filter based on from address

b.. Filter based on To address

c. We can filter a particular subject

d. We can filter mails containing certain keywords

e. We can set filter by black listing certain keywords (opposite to iv )

5. Enter the criteria to set filter and click next

Now the wizard will ask you what will be the end action of the particular filter.

Now your gmail account is ready for filter

4 Steps to Start Wireless Zero Configuration (WZC)

The major reason for not detecting wireless networks on a wireless computer is the wireless service WZC (Wireless Zero Configuration) is not started. After starting the Wireless Zero Configuration most of the wireless related issues will be resolved.

How to Enable Wireless Zero Configuration
 1. Click on start 
2. Click on Run
3. On Run window type services.msc hit Enter

Now the services windows will be opened. The WZC (Wireless Zero Configuration) is third service from last.
4. Open the service and click on start button to enable the WZC service.

I think it helps to resolve your Zero configuration issue 

5 steps to Keep Laptop bettery charge for a long period

you should be careful while using laptop and want to know how to utilize the Laptop battery charge in a better and efficient way. So the important points you need to remember to retain the Laptop battery charge for long are:

1. Turn off Wireless and Blue-tooth 
 If the Wi-Fi button is on ,it will take additional power to scan available wireless networks present in that area. If it fails to find any wireless network it will not stop the process and continually scan for the wireless networks. This process will reduce the battery charge. The story is same for Blue-tooth too. So it is better turn off the wireless button on your laptop.  

2. Avoid playing computer games
It is better avoid playing games on your Laptop to keep the battery charge for long. Playing games on your Laptop drain laptop batteries.  

3. Reduce the Laptop Speaker Volume and don't play any movies  

4. Reduce screen brightness

5. Avoid using external devices like external mouse, DVD drive,USB adapters etc  

6. Avoid using multimedia application on your Laptop

So the tips written above might be very silly for you but I am sure most of us won't care the simple things in their life.

Steps to Open System Volume Information Folder

System Volume Information Folder stores system restore points on your computer to help you in system restore. It is one of the noted position of virus creatures and some times difficult position for them. The reason is like the user don't have direct ownership of this folder. The user (Administrator) cannot take the ownership of the folder directly and open this folder. To do this we need to change some security settings. So the steps to get the ownership of the System Volume Folder and open it follow the steps below.

How Open System Volume Information Folder

To Open System Volume Information Folder in Windows XP follow:

1. Open My Computer and Click on Tools (On Top menu) 

2. Click on Folder Options 
3. Click on View tab

Now perform the following sub actions:

a. Select Show hidden files and folders 

b. Uncheck the Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) check box. 
c. Uncheck Use simple file sharing (Recommended) check box
Click Yes when it need confirmation.Now Click on Save and OK.

Grant Access to System Volume Information

Normally System Volume Information folder it won't allow us to access it. We need to change the This folder is located in the drive where Windows is installed.

4. Right Click on System Volume Information Folder and Click on Properties

5. Click on Security tab

Then add the user account on which we need to access the System Volume Information Folder. Now click OK and it is ready to explore.

How to Remove CCA3\E3X3\acx3.exe Virus (Trojan.Win32.Agent)

What is CCA3\E3X3\acx3.exe Virus?

A malicious trojan horse or bot that may represent security risk for the compromised system and/or its network environment


Trojan.Win32.Agent.decy [Kaspersky Lab]
Trojan.Win32.Agent [Ikarus] 

Symptoms of Infection.  
1.The following directories were created:


2.The following Registry Key was created:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\{67KLN5J0-4OPM-61WE-KKX5-457QWE23218}  

The newly created Registry Value is:  
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\{67KLN5J0-4OPM-61WE-KKX5-457QWE23218}] StubPath = "c:\CCA3\E3X3\acx3.exe"
so that acx3.exe runs every time Windows starts

3.It modifies the Personalised Settings

4.Creates msupdate.exe and update.exe in C:\Documents and Settings\user directory

5. Some time it creates update.exe in C Drive.

6.Creates a Pseudo Dial up connections in Network Connections with the name a-connect,z-connect and it disconnects original dialup connection repeatedly.

Steps to Remove CCA3\E3X3\acx3.exe Virus   
1.Press Alt+Ctrl+Del.....Task Manager opens go to Process End Explorer.exe by Clicking end Process button

2.Go to File Click on Run

3.Type cmd in Run Box....Press Enter Command Prompt Window opens

4.Then Type the Following Command if you find Difficulty refer figure below

C:\Documents and Settings\user> Type cd\ Press Enter
C:\> Type attrib -h -r -s CCA3 Press Enter
C:\ CCA3>Type CD E3X3 Press Enter
C:\CCA3\E3X3\> type dir to acess E3X3 Directory
C:\CCA3\E3X3\> type del acx3.exe
C:\>Type Del CCA3 (Repeate only this command three times until Virus gone) 

Ask for delete Confirmation Press Y 
C:\>Type Del CCA3
Ask for delete Confirmation Press Y
C:\>Type Del CCA3 

If you got message Could not Find C:\CCA3.exe ,Operation is Success Virus Should Be Gone!

5.Now it is the time for deleting other dangerous created by Virus

a)Delete CCA3 Folder you can observe in C drive.If you able to find msupdate.exe in C drive you can delete that file also.

b)Delete msupdate.exe and update.exe from user C:\Documents and Settings\User

c)Delete Dialup connections Like a-connect,z-connect from Network Connection

d)Then delete the registry created by Virus.If you find difficulty you can use registry cleaners like Glary Utilities, or CCleaners etc.

Now your Computer is Happy......
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