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    29-03-2017, 01:50 PM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Doh! in PC World Chat
    I bump the caps lock instead of or as well as the A key so often I've been known to remove it from my keyboard in anger. Particularly frustrating as...
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    29-03-2017, 01:04 PM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Winzip alternatives ? in PressF1
    I just use windows explorer, good enough for me but I rarely zip anything. In these days of cheap storage and uncapped broadband I find no need to...
    10 replies | 332 view(s)
  • bk T's Avatar
    29-03-2017, 12:29 PM
    bk T replied to a thread Win10 date and time in PressF1
    Time Zone set correctly. Same thing happened to my daughter's laptop.
    8 replies | 218 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 11:30 AM
    bk T replied to a thread Nod32 question in PressF1
    OK.. will have to search for the email they sent me! What about other settings?
    6 replies | 175 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 11:28 AM
    bk T replied to a thread Win10 date and time in PressF1
    Thanks, 1101. Yup, able to changed the time after turning OFF 'Set time automatically' What the heck, why Windows couldn't get the time and...
    8 replies | 218 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 11:08 AM
    bk T replied to a thread Nod32 question in PressF1
    I have the Anti Virus. Where to find the licence details?
    6 replies | 175 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 10:23 AM
    bk T replied to a thread Win10 date and time in PressF1
    I will have to delay my 'upgrade' to win10 on this machine!
    8 replies | 218 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 10:21 AM
    bk T replied to a thread Win10 date and time in PressF1
    Daylight savings has ended 'prematurely' in Win10?
    8 replies | 218 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 10:16 AM
    bk T started a thread Win10 date and time in PressF1
    What happens to Win10? Date and time have changed: still in 28 March 2017 and the time is one hour behind. Went to 'Adjust Date and Time,...
    8 replies | 218 view(s)
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    29-03-2017, 10:04 AM
    bk T started a thread Nod32 question in PressF1
    I am planning to 'upgrade' to Win10 from Win8.1 in the next couple of day. Of course, will do a 'clean' install of Win10. Question: Will I be...
    6 replies | 175 view(s)
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    28-03-2017, 09:15 PM
    bk T replied to a thread Roll call 2017 in PC World Chat
    Still around kicking in one piece!
    53 replies | 1552 view(s)
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    28-03-2017, 10:32 AM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Roll call 2017 in PC World Chat
    :sleep
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    27-03-2017, 01:32 PM
    We've discussed this once or twice before. I just use Defender as well and do the occasional malwarebytes and nod32 online scan as a backup. No...
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    27-03-2017, 11:08 AM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Linux Mint in PressF1
    Well I only got into PCs because of gaming and Linux has never been a consideration. It's the difference between "if you're happy playing older...
    7 replies | 446 view(s)
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    27-03-2017, 10:57 AM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Highlighting Question in PressF1
    For file storage in a compressed format it might make a difference, but memory usage on screen or in a bitmap not so much. I've never seen a...
    4 replies | 221 view(s)
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    27-03-2017, 10:41 AM
    Can't help with that, nice Idea though. What I can say is if you play any games off Steam and have a decent network you can use the inbuilt...
    7 replies | 285 view(s)
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    27-03-2017, 08:39 AM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Highlighting Question in PressF1
    Doubtful, each pixel is set on or off and that info is recorded regardless of what colour is displayed. Also using all 3 pixels would result in white...
    4 replies | 221 view(s)
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    26-03-2017, 05:05 PM
    dugimodo replied to a thread dumb GHz question in PressF1
    Just referring to the turbo boost actually, laptops use it much more aggressively. Meaning it'll clock at 1.6 for less demanding tasks and crank...
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  • bk T's Avatar
    25-03-2017, 01:59 PM
    Thank you folks.
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  • bk T's Avatar
    25-03-2017, 10:28 AM
    Daughter's PC failed to start up last night, it stuck at 'Starting Windows'; it was working OK in the morning. At first, I suspected it's the HDD...
    4 replies | 221 view(s)
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    25-03-2017, 08:52 AM
    Part of the reason I don't have a land line, I was getting more calls from telemarketers and scammers than people I know. Some make a game out of...
    9 replies | 355 view(s)
  • dugimodo's Avatar
    25-03-2017, 08:46 AM
    It's not free but I rip with DVD fab direct to MP4, quick and easy.
    12 replies | 500 view(s)
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    24-03-2017, 09:24 AM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Win 10 Boot Up in PC World Chat
    Mines always been fine and I've left everything on default settings.
    10 replies | 697 view(s)
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    23-03-2017, 08:56 PM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Toshiba satellite laptop in PressF1
    Most common cause of stuff like that in my limited experience is spill damage in the keyboard, try an external keyboard and see what happens.
    18 replies | 825 view(s)
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    23-03-2017, 08:51 PM
    dugimodo replied to a thread Samsung Galaxy S7 in PC World Chat
    A workmate has one, very expensive but also very nice. My Note 5 is already very good but it looks pretty ordinary next to his. Personally I tend to...
    6 replies | 456 view(s)
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