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Unauthorized use of "remote" access

It's unusual for a wifi provider network to want remote access to your computer. Don't do that anymore. I let Microsoft talked me into pressing the windows icon on the bottom left of your querty keyboard (the four flags) and press the "R" key at the same time. All of a sudden my mouse pointer on the screen was moving and clicking on things. Luckily it was me who innitiated the contact with Microsoft due to a malfunctioning computer so I trusted them. Fortunately it was a legitimate Microsoft technician and he fixed my problem. Lots of Microsoft scammers using the same "window" icon and the "R" on your keyboard under the guise that it's Microsoft telling me I had a virus and for $300.00 they could fix it. It's still hard for them to get your banking information if you refuse to give them any password. Microsoft doesn't ask for any passwords.

User's recommendation: Don't give anybody remote access to your computer.

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#2094017 Review #2094017 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Providence, Rhode Island
Preferred solution
Full refund
New Reviewer

BAD and a SCAM

I was told that this company was going to fix my router problem and come to find out that they put a virus in the system and I had to go to another company to get it fixed and secured. None of the devices were secured! I want my money back that was taken from me for the total amount of $149 and the amount that I have/had to pay for the new company to come in and put in a monitoring system and all the security programs to the tune of $535.00. I will be going to my bank to talk to them about getting my money back from Softcrux Solutions.
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#1669187 Review #1669187 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Reason of review
SCAM
Loss
$684
Preferred solution
I want my money back I paid to them and other money I had to paid out for new company
New Reviewer

Scam- 866-606-****- https://wifiextassist.com/arlo-support/arlo-customer-service

I called 866-606-**** for assistance with setting up my system. The guy spoke to requested that I visit www.fastsupport.com to remote into my computer. After I noticed the guy was looking into my personal space stating my ISP is linked to outsiders that can contain my...
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I was scammed by them to. I am going to talk to my bank about this and see if i can get my money back that I paid them

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#1531327 Review #1531327 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Reason of review
Poor customer service

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