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    Today, 09:02 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Windows 8 to Win10 in PressF1
    As of two weeks ago you could. You are 100% better off installing fresh. Some say there's a "workaround" to upgrade using the existing OS, but...
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    Today, 12:40 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Win10 Versions in PressF1
    The automatic update is not been pushed out to the version 1607 yet. It was released on 14th April, but many PC's have not yet upgraded. You can...
    4 replies | 122 view(s)
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    Today, 09:20 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    Sometimes the modem supplied by the ISP you HAVE to use, but routers are a different story :)
    9 replies | 419 view(s)
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    Today, 09:06 AM
    Had a similar problem when I changed over a while back. While it didn't drop the internet completely it did go on a go slow, dropping at times down...
    2 replies | 141 view(s)
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    Yesterday, 05:21 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Complete Uninstaller in PressF1
    Never personally used that one, but looking at their site, the free version only does half the job. I use Revo Uninstaller Portable version...
    4 replies | 169 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:50 AM
    Just watching some of the highlights. That Ben Ainslie is going to kill someone. The guys a nut job, that's twice now he's smashed into someone. ...
    12 replies | 243 view(s)
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    Yesterday, 09:27 AM
    No worries, it was a mission to find the actual audio only, gave up in the end. Went to youtube found that clip, then searched online found a couple...
    11 replies | 471 view(s)
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    Yesterday, 12:39 AM
    Chilling_Silence replied to a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    Yeah that's basically it... Anything supplied by a 3rd party, who knows. I was building routers for a little while based on OpenWRT. You know how...
    9 replies | 419 view(s)
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    27-05-2017, 06:19 PM
    Couldn't resist :D
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    27-05-2017, 06:04 PM
    If you cant download it ( looks lkke its almost impossible to locate it) - So beat them :D. The Video-...
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    27-05-2017, 11:25 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Win10 + Nod32 Antivirus in PressF1
    As chill mentioned, the live installer is correct, it downloads the correct versions. The only thing you have to watch out for is either the...
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    27-05-2017, 11:17 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    Someone wanting 5 minutes of fame again in the news media. Depending on what "modem" a person is using you may not have any choice but to use the...
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  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    26-05-2017, 11:35 PM
    Hangouts doesn't call landlines but it's fine with screensharing. A true VoIP provider like 2talk may be the way to go.
    4 replies | 363 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    26-05-2017, 11:46 AM
    There's a couple of ways, you can alter the reg, or the easier way, rename the setup.exe file. Using W10 x64 you'll need to go into the Program...
    2 replies | 181 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    26-05-2017, 11:01 AM
    What you need to do is remove the actual screen from the lid, on the underside of it will be the model code, then you can get the right one. Not all...
    4 replies | 206 view(s)
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    25-05-2017, 09:11 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Pay Pal Scam in PC World Chat
    Its like the bank scams, you more than likely would have been asked to sign in, and it will have been a fake page, giving the scammers your real...
    3 replies | 379 view(s)
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    25-05-2017, 12:07 PM
    Chilling_Silence replied to a thread Delete account in PressF1
    That was a rather cheeky spam there, adding a URL in the 'quoted' reply even though it's not in the original... They can bugger off :P
    3 replies | 578 view(s)
  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    25-05-2017, 12:05 PM
    Yeah that's fine, it's just different versions for Windows that do a live install off the internet, as opposed to one that has slightly date...
    5 replies | 358 view(s)
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    23-05-2017, 06:21 PM
    Chilling_Silence replied to a thread Fibre in PC World Chat
    Sounds more like your ISP stalling than Chorus. Chorus are generally up-front with where the install is at and will openly tell you if they're not...
    33 replies | 2342 view(s)
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    23-05-2017, 01:42 PM
    Chilling_Silence replied to a thread Fibre in PC World Chat
    Down a shared driveway? That's the only time they'd ask your neighbors for consent...
    33 replies | 2342 view(s)
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    23-05-2017, 11:56 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    This is only a guess, so no idea what will happen if you remove it. 1. Go into Control Panel, or from search, Disk management - open it, and see...
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
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    23-05-2017, 11:05 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    That's what I thought as well. Powershell is meant to be the Powerhouse of using commands, can do anything with it. Appears we have all been lied...
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
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    23-05-2017, 10:52 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    The problem is you are using powershell, and not the CMD. Just tried it, and Powershell failed, CMD worked.
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
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    22-05-2017, 09:42 PM
    For the Ultimate Golfer :lol: Package Includes: 1 x putting green 2 x golf balls 1 x putter 1 x flag stick 1 x "Do Not Disturb Sign" for...
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    22-05-2017, 09:16 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    Which Windows 10 were you using ( as the picture) . Were you running PowerShell as Admin ? The latest Insider Preview has a bug in the CMD...
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
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    22-05-2017, 05:12 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread One Drive in PC World Chat
    The syncing for smaller items, like alterations to a text file, or even a small picture is quick. When altering a file/program I have here that gets...
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    22-05-2017, 04:30 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    Haven't tried it but have a read of this ( its for W8, but should work the same in 10) ...
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
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    22-05-2017, 04:12 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Multi-boot menu look in PressF1
    If you are referring to the "looks" then the top one is the old style W7 boot loader. Found the following article that says how the person fixed...
    13 replies | 699 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    22-05-2017, 03:03 PM
    Just came across this article while downloading emails. Seems its not XP that was the biggest hit with wannacry but unpatched Windows 7 ...
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