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    Re: Windows 10 - newbie accounts question

    Thanks WT. gotcha. Might just try it out it's part of the fun ...

    I was thinking if the family member isn't flag as a child, maybe they don't let them see what they viewed? Not very nice for...
  2. Thread: MS Virtual PC

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    Re: MS Virtual PC

    Ok ... I tried 5730, 5770 and 6730 to no avail ... I got VMWare with the x32 printer working now, thanks to WT :)

    General question - VM Guest I have been able to view a shared folder of VM Host....
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    Re: Windows 10 - newbie accounts question

    Thanks WT

    With the family account - "adults". So I don't need parental control etc. What is the difference between "other" account and a family account?
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    Windows 10 - newbie accounts question

    Hi all

    Got a used lappie for my casual stuff.

    1. What is the difference between a family account and "other" account?

    How do you guys suggest me set it up?

    2. When it prompts you...
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    Re: MS Virtual PC

    Good old Linux.
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    Re: MS Virtual PC

    MF b/w laser :eek:

    Dual boot but that is quitting a session and restarting the machine. Rather not.
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    Re: MS Virtual PC

    It is only a USB port printer. Canon MF5630. Canon's site doesn't provide a x64 driver. With a x64 OS, it detects something but it is not able to install it.
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    MS Virtual PC

    Hi, I googled this and it said it does VM stuff. I have Win7 Pro x64 and want to occasionally run x32 of any version of Windows so I can use my printer. Canon decided not to release x64 drivers,...
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    Re: Spending / living patterns

    I'm not in AKL but a AKL apartment uses less power than an AKL house. Unless I have that wrong.
    If one purchases a AKL townhouse or apartment the rates are likely to be lesser too. The mortgage...
  10. Re: "Special offer" from my ISP to upgrade my fibre for twelve months. Thoughts?

    Our one and one other we know, we stick a cable from one phone jack into the router and the rest of the phones in the house continue to work. Since we have gone to fibre from day 1 3 or so years ago...
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    Spending / living patterns

    I was just watching the UK documentary last night.


    I am pretty adaptable, I go abroad on a 10 day just so it doesn't get too pricey and stay in hostels / lodges with my own room. While NZ has...
  12. SSD for your more recent files only (and boot)?

    I am placing it here as it is less technical question.

    As digital cameras now are increasing to really large size. Even entry decent cameras are 24MP. Are you guys utilising SSD only on the...
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    How has your computing changed over the time?

    I was just reading a similar post photography related. To me computing over the years as a teenager I was talking it, I bought my PC World magazines etc. Always trying out the latest version of...
  14. Re: If you have got UFB - did you keep your copper wire?

    Had UFB for 2 or 3yrs now. They haven't dug the ground up and pull it out.

    They connect one of the telephone walljacks to the router and all the phones work as normal. My ISP provides a...
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    Poll: Re: Do you have KiwiSaver?

    i get your technical point but if the average person works for a company. if he/she does not sign up to KS, in most cases the boss isn't going pay more cos KS wasn't signed up. that would just be...
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    Poll: Re: Do you have KiwiSaver?

    at the end of the day as a job applicant. if they propose $45k gross income. whether you sign up to kiwisaver or not, if you do not the boss isn't gonna increase your pay.
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    Poll: Re: Do you have KiwiSaver?

    the provider should provide you a report? my one does. each month. log online.

    if you log onto the IRD with your logon name etc. you can see the contributions you have put in, also your boss...
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    Poll: Re: Do you have KiwiSaver?

    free money why wouldnt you. over the 2009 period i think the market was down i switched to conservative still got maybe 3-5% PA. the last year at least went back to growth got 20%. even if one...
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    2 SSID internet phone conversation

    Is it possible to have set 2 SSID so that it a person is talking on the phone like Whatsapp or Skype as they walk from one end of the house to the other the call won't be broken? Not our place but...
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    Poll: Re: Are you in favour of selling off state houses?

    Bit off topic. If house prices get more of whack for NZders, that could be following the trend of many countries. Many people do just rent for life. Take Singapore, they say most working...
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    Re: LG phone - replace back the baseband

    It was locked. I had to use FreeGee app to unlock it. Now when I press the two key combination I can choose "start" normal, recovery or restart bootloader. Now let's see .... The more I read...
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    Re: LG phone - replace back the baseband

    Phone is now rooted and is said to be a superuser.

    Maybe the bootloader is still locked? I have installed Java and Android SDK. Nothing happens when phone is plugged in. After it is off if I...
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    Re: LG phone - replace back the baseband

    Thanks for that I will try it tomorrow. I have the baseband now downloaded. I copy that to the internal memory of the phone. I don't need a batch file or anything? I can run that thru that...
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    LG phone - replace back the baseband

    My LG Optimus G original. 4G worked before but outside of Korea I read others who updated their OS 4G doesn't work. I read there might be a way to root it .

    But anyway, I made the mistake of...
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    Car mechanics - is this common?

    Dad has this (1998) Camry that has 230k on the odometer. He bring it in b/c it was sluggish, mechanic found (1) spark plug that needed replacing. As I told them, they asked the mechanic about the...
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