Howdy: Sorry if this is the wrong group, but I went to the helpdesk
group and downloaded the last 500 threads and found just one freakin'
post about usenet, the rest being bulls**t! So thought I'd try here.
I was perusing a couple of groups with programs to download and saw
that the majority of them were under 10MB. If you download the RAR
file it opens up to reveal an EXE file that most often trips my A-V.
What the heck are these things? Is this some kind of new usenet
downloading practice? What the hell are you supposed to do with these
little exe files? I clicked on one in an old used computer and it just
went to busy with nothing apparently happening. Can someone enlighten
me on this please? Or at least tell me where to go to get some