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Does Microsoft use PCLogics to fix computer problems? I got an email saying that I have to call 1-***-***-**** because they say that there has been suspicious activity at my IP address. Is this a scam?
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Yes, this is a scam. They don't use PCLogics. You do not have to call them, if you do they will attempt to charge you un-necessarily for something that does not even exists. This is usually termed as "tech support scam". Let me know if you have further questions, and if i have answered your questions, then please take a second to rate my service by clicking the star icon on the top right side of this page. Thanks

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