I bit on this one. We have 3 pc's in the house and since MSE is doing so poorly on tests I can't justify keeping it around.
So far so good. definitely not intrusive at all, which is great for the folks.
Success at the Anaheim, Ca store.
I checked the website and looked at local stores. All only had shipping except for this one. Using that info I went in and they had three of each at roughly $21 and $27. Gonna install now.
this has been my experience as well. I've only gone for two different combos over the past few months, but I was able to get both. And it was definitely sunday or later so they'd been on sale for over 2 days.
I think there was an issue with the drive having a stutter type thing. The firmware just fixes whatever the issue is/was and it's good to go. It's not a physical problem more just a goofy way they programmed the thing.
$1.29 from monoprice. and they ship from within the united states. also other choices available.
I honestly get one pop-up a week about background scanning. updates or anything else doesn't require any input from the user and just works. I find it hard to believe you have all this trouble. I've never had to restart for updates either. of course I turn my computer off when I'm done as to...