• gary67's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 06:27 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Phones for the deaf in PC World Chat
    Is something like type talk not available here? My deaf nephew in England used to use that before cellphones became common place. He also has a...
    6 replies | 199 view(s)
  • gary67's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 06:25 PM
    Maybe they are telling you to get it at your own risk since its still in the trial phase just like the website :D
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 02:55 PM
    Just Courious -- Did the email mention or suggest any particular Browser ?? Some places / Sites dont always work with every Browser. Sometimes...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 01:30 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Total AV in PressF1
    Just adding to my post above: Just loaded up Windows Sandbox -- In case you're no to sure what that is, its a Temp Virtual Machine separate to...
    8 replies | 184 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 12:55 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Total AV in PressF1
    You'd be a idiot to install that rubbish. It's nothing more than malware itself. You can read all the so called "Reviews" but what some report is...
    8 replies | 184 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 09:31 AM
    I know for a FACT they record every Phone call, had that happen a few years back, on a dispute they sent me the complete conversation in .mp4 One...
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  • Jen's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 07:53 AM
    Jen replied to a thread Phones for the deaf in PC World Chat
    He should also speak with whomever he sees for his hearing check-ups. They may be able to adjust the hearing aid or suggest options.
    6 replies | 199 view(s)
  • Jen's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 07:42 AM
    Jen replied to a thread Covid Vaccine -Grrrrr! in PC World Chat
    They phoned this number: Vaccination Helpline on 0800 28 29 26 (Auckland) No problem getting through, but that was on a public holiday. Make sure...
    20 replies | 403 view(s)
  • Jen's Avatar
    12-06-2021, 06:53 AM
    Jen replied to a thread Covid Vaccine -Grrrrr! in PC World Chat
    It depends upon the DHB. Waitemata DHB can email or text you. See: https://immunisation.northernregion.health.nz/ I got my parent's to...
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  • lakewoodlady's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 07:24 PM
    Most likely a scam.... nobody to do with vaccines ever email you.... Phone 0800 115 117 That's the legit number....... I just phoned them, they...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 05:30 PM
    Phones can be set to vibrate ( assuming its a mobile) -- if he has it on his person, he should feel it ring, mine often starts vibrating a second or...
    6 replies | 199 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 05:23 PM
    HOW do you know its Legit ?? There's a few scams around that trick people into giving information and they LOOK VERY real. Clues to a Scam: ...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 09:41 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread WTF?? in PC World Chat
    That's the same with Banks -- they charge fees for various things on a monthly basis, and its all automatic, not like theres a person sitting there...
    11 replies | 340 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 08:57 AM
    Bit like the films that are newly released -- The latest "Blockbuster" "Rave Reviews" and various other names -- AND NO ONES SEEN THEM yet as they...
    2 replies | 102 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    11-06-2021, 08:49 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread WTF?? in PC World Chat
    Just adding to comment last night - YES it is legal as you agreed to it when the terms and conditions were accepted. Number 3.2 ...
    11 replies | 340 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    10-06-2021, 06:06 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread WTF?? in PC World Chat
    That's a std Over due fee amount. My mobile accounts which on average is $60 (in round figures) and the monthly Vodafone account, TV, Internet,...
    11 replies | 340 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    10-06-2021, 02:17 PM
    Not with Spark, But Vodafone. On the very Odd time our VOIP drops, (only twice in as many months, no dial tone), 1st thing is check the LED on the...
    13 replies | 289 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    10-06-2021, 10:42 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Firefox 89 and omnibox in PressF1
    Have you got any extensions / Themes installed that may be stopping it from reverting ?? Don't have the problem myself with FF, in fact the whole...
    18 replies | 669 view(s)
  • pcuser42's Avatar
    09-06-2021, 07:12 PM
    pcuser42 replied to a thread Firefox 89 and omnibox in PressF1
    Right click an empty portion of the tab bar, and select Customise Toolbar Then from the customisation window, drag the Search item into the...
    18 replies | 669 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    09-06-2021, 02:29 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Thunderbird problem in PressF1
    Found a possible answer:
    22 replies | 761 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    09-06-2021, 01:09 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Firefox 89 and omnibox in PressF1
    You cant actually " roll back" you have to download a older version uninstall the current, install older and disable the auto updates. Full...
    18 replies | 669 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    09-06-2021, 08:52 AM
    To try and resolve it -- These are the things I would do myself automatically, BUT That's my job :D Work Through 1 at a time....
    4 replies | 177 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    09-06-2021, 07:18 AM
    Is the 1st hint. If it does it again, look in the device manager to see if there's a Audio device showing / listed or if there's an explanation Mark...
    4 replies | 177 view(s)
  • gary67's Avatar
    08-06-2021, 06:44 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Thunderbird problem in PressF1
    I just set my second Gmail account that isn't used for much except for subscribing to things that need an email, to forward to my primary Gmail and...
    22 replies | 761 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    08-06-2021, 04:12 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Thunderbird problem in PressF1
    Funny reply really :D Why you may ask ?? -- the Title and problem described in this very thread. ;) There's very few posts that some start off...
    22 replies | 761 view(s)
  • wainuitech's Avatar
    08-06-2021, 02:38 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Thunderbird problem in PressF1
    Simple -- its unstable. Often it will break when they push out updates or "Fixes". Many times customers with TB, have had problems, usually saying...
    22 replies | 761 view(s)
  • the_bogan's Avatar
    08-06-2021, 11:16 AM
    the_bogan replied to a thread WiFi Speeds in PC World Chat
    And here I am doing okay on a 1.1mb connection. Sure, downloading stuff can be a pain, but I'm connecting to work, youtubemusic, discord, and can...
    10 replies | 426 view(s)
  • gary67's Avatar
    07-06-2021, 09:01 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Weather Forecasts in PC World Chat
    Wouldn't have got it dry here 15mm over the 3 days which isn't much compared to the 81mm last weekend
    50 replies | 3860 view(s)
  • gary67's Avatar
    07-06-2021, 08:59 PM
    I actually partly agree with Prefect on they should use cycle lanes when provided. As to the rest of the rant and the idiot rant below it, just...
    13 replies | 422 view(s)
  • prefect's Avatar
    07-06-2021, 07:07 PM
    I always have an urge to smash cyclists off their bikes when I see them use the road when there is a oversized cycle way next to it like down...
    13 replies | 422 view(s)
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