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3 months 3 days ago #173 by michael
michael created the topic: Fake Tech Support
What can you do about it?
First, don't accept that the...

It takes only one slip to lose control of your computer - and then your identity.

What can you do about it?

First, don't accept that the caller is who they say they are.  Take notes, and then verify the information they gave you. A real Microsoft Certified Professional will have a verifiable MCP number. They should be able and willing to give you their:

  1. Transcript ID
  2. Access Code

With these two pieces of information, you can look up their certification with Microsoft.

https://mcp.microsoft.com/Anonymous//Transcript//Validate

If their information doesn't match, they're lying to you about who they are, and probably everything else.

 

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2 months 6 days ago #190 by Aaron169
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