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Does Microsoft phone you and ask for details?


bumpkin
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Hi, an odd title for an odd question, I frequently get phone calls from India saying that they represent Microsoft and that I have sent error messages and they will help me fix the problems. Then they start asking details which I refuse to supply. Have any of you had similar calls? Also how do they know my phone number as Microsoft don`t as far as I know. Seems like some kind of scam to me, what do you think?

Ray

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onthelimit1

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Now that everyone is playing nicely, perhaps we can move on :-)

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nickf

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I find the best way to anoy these microsoft people is just to say " oh hang on a minute I will just go get that info for you " and leave the phone off the hook , run up there phone bill for them !

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Belatucadrus

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Just tell them you use Linux.

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finerty

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u have a choice hang up or wind up as some of us do by not revealing true information about yourself but fake information about yourself or the operating system like linux or cmos or spectrum sinclair computer. U o the gist.

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