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  • pctek's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:31 AM
    True, but sadly, the don't catch enough anymore, lack of ice. Saw the promo for a doco yesterday, such a skeletal polar bear. why can't they move...
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  • Greg's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:06 AM
    It seems Radio Sport are covering the Team NZ races. Oracle vs TeamNZ right now. We crunched the French boat earlier.
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  • Greg's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:50 AM
    I'm struggling to find a live broadcast of the races. I found one site which purports to stream live commentary, but it's full of American sport...
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  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    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...
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  • Greg's Avatar
    27-05-2017, 02:12 PM
    You could try YouTube
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  • pctek's Avatar
    27-05-2017, 01:58 PM
    Neither....but his links might help....
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    27-05-2017, 01:57 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    Think the motel thing is more to do with Housing NZ, now a division of Winz than an actual benefit supplement.
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  • pctek's Avatar
    27-05-2017, 01:56 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    No one has actually answered my question.
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    27-05-2017, 11:38 AM
    Music: Will Gregory http://www.allmusic.com/artist/will-gregory-mn0000162620 ...
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  • pctek's Avatar
    27-05-2017, 10:52 AM
    pctek replied to a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    From what I've googled most modems have a backdoor anyway, never mind the ISPs....so I was wondering what it was that cost him $300? A 3rd party...
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  • pctek's Avatar
    27-05-2017, 08:36 AM
    pctek started a thread Modem backdoor in PressF1
    http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11864111 "While the Vodafone support person was able to remotely access and...
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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.
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  • pctek's Avatar
    26-05-2017, 04:54 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    I should tell you that Accommodation Supplement is possible if that were to happen. But Temporary Support is pretty damn hard to get - and...
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    26-05-2017, 04:37 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    https://www.workandincome.govt.nz/products/a-z-benefits/temporary-additional-support.html It says to temporarily help with expenses. In practice...
    32 replies | 855 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    26-05-2017, 01:05 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    It's all April 1st. If they get in of course.....
    32 replies | 855 view(s)
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    26-05-2017, 08:16 AM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    Geez, the usual moaning. http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/92917419/budget-gives-little-hope-to-countrys-most-vulnerable "He said he received...
    32 replies | 855 view(s)
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    26-05-2017, 07:52 AM
    pctek replied to a thread Pay Pal Scam in PC World Chat
    One of two things perhaps. A fake form to get your details. Or a download that will install a keylogger. Or maybe both....
    2 replies | 310 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    25-05-2017, 06:17 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Budget in PC World Chat
    The accommodation supplement increases. But. Most people, us included, get Temporary Additional Support to make up the difference. That will decrease...
    32 replies | 855 view(s)
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    25-05-2017, 05:26 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Would you believe - - in PC World Chat
    Seeing as I thought this was a joke thread anyway....but if we're going to be pick: Synonym Or a word with the same meaning.
    29 replies | 2072 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    25-05-2017, 02:09 PM
    They can. And sometimes do. But it's a safety thing. Better not to, watch a few episodes of Air Crash Investigation and you'll learn all about it.
    8 replies | 382 view(s)
  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    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 | 565 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 | 316 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    24-05-2017, 04:55 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Would you believe - - in PC World Chat
    lexicon onomasticon glossary
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  • wratterus's Avatar
    24-05-2017, 08:58 AM
    wratterus replied to a thread XtraMail Password in PressF1
    The other thing is you want to check that ALL your devices that are syncing your email have the correct password. If a device is constantly trying to...
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  • pctek's Avatar
    24-05-2017, 08:34 AM
    pctek replied to a thread Fibre in PC World Chat
    I rang Spark. Guy number 1 said he wasn't in that dept and just helping out the queue. I asked where he was then and he said I refuse to tell you...
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  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    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...
    32 replies | 2278 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    23-05-2017, 02:46 PM
    pctek replied to a thread Fibre in PC World Chat
    Yes. No shared drive. And I talk to my neighbours. Hence my suspicion it really means, you're in a queue.
    32 replies | 2278 view(s)
  • Chilling_Silence's Avatar
    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...
    32 replies | 2278 view(s)
  • wratterus's Avatar
    23-05-2017, 12:47 PM
    wratterus replied to a thread XtraMail Password in PressF1
    Haven't seen this issue...perhaps reset the password again? www.spark.co.nz/changepassword
    13 replies | 735 view(s)
  • pctek's Avatar
    23-05-2017, 09:08 AM
    pctek replied to a thread Fibre in PC World Chat
    Why exactly? Did they tell you what the issue was? Mines still saying "asking neighbours for consent". No they are not.....guess that's a Spark...
    32 replies | 2278 view(s)
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