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    Yesterday, 07:49 PM
    Full Details, have you done the vboxuser Action ?? Scroll down the page till you find it. ( under Install the Extension Pack Section) ...
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    Yesterday, 07:35 PM
    1. May be the adaptor From another site: . Edited: Something worth Reading ...
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    26-10-2020, 09:07 AM
    Sounds a bit odd ( no pun intended) Found the following article, have a read, may help - Short version - Mouse Problem. ...
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    26-10-2020, 08:16 AM
    gary67 replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    Yep modern Sh%$ stucco I would never own a home with it.
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    26-10-2020, 07:53 AM
    gary67 replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    Yep polystyrene covered in plaster applied with a brush is the modern stucco. The company I work for refuse to use it as here with the weather...
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    25-10-2020, 07:05 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    We lived in the polystyrene you threw out of the box so you could move in,
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    25-10-2020, 07:04 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    When my parents bought a home way back in the 60's in England Mum didn't work and Dad could borrow the equivalent of 1 years and 1 weeks wages as a...
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    25-10-2020, 05:53 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Yeah when SSD's fail they usually do it in style, one minute going next Dead. Just had a customers whose SSD Failed, thankfully he had only just...
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    24-10-2020, 07:10 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    Just had dinner with a real estate friend from Nelson this week, they told us Nelson sections now start at around $360000 without a house, when we...
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    24-10-2020, 06:59 PM
    gary67 replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Going to get an SSD for it and probably do my laptop at the same time, storage isn't a biggie for us so probably just replace the mechanical drives...
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    24-10-2020, 05:39 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    The SATA Connections are the same, the only difference is the SSD's are 2.5" ( laptop Size Drive) where as with the older drives you can get both...
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    24-10-2020, 09:53 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Property in NZ in PC World Chat
    Well for us buying a house years ago is paying off big time. With the ever increasing prices for rentals, our weekly payments for whats left of the...
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    23-10-2020, 08:07 PM
    Serious !! Attack a police horse - yeah thats gonna go down well :D AND a "racist" Horse at that. Here ya go BM -- Thought of this at first when...
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    23-10-2020, 05:02 PM
    Bit of a long shot, but seen similar years ago in Windows with IE and Firefox -- But have a look at chromes settings, make sure hardware Acceleration...
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    23-10-2020, 12:51 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Those prices are outrageous in NZ, looking over Seas you can get them in for a fraction of the price.
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    23-10-2020, 12:21 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Even then the SSD's are getting larger all the time. One Supplier has a 4TB SSD ( with pricing to match ) ;)
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    23-10-2020, 12:13 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Personally been using either ADATA Premium's or Western digital blues, the ADATA are slightly cheaper. Both have almost identical performance and...
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    23-10-2020, 10:26 AM
    gary67 replied to a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    Thanks
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    23-10-2020, 06:39 AM
    gary67 started a thread HDD or SSD in PressF1
    It sounds like the HDD in wifes laptop might be on way out, don't worry full backup of all data done and will image it over the weekend as well. ...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    22-10-2020, 03:01 PM
    Yeah wise move. I installed mint20 on a workshop PC to try and recover some data from a badly corrupted Drive (lots of failed sectors) but after...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    22-10-2020, 12:52 PM
    If you are meaning Outlook on the installed office 365, then there's two ways. 1. You can hold down the shift key when you click delete and that...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    22-10-2020, 10:42 AM
    Ya know all OS's give problems and have bugs, W7 still has unfixed bugs, as well as Linux (see link for mint20 in the post by piroska). Then at the...
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    21-10-2020, 08:13 PM
    With some peoples panic about bugs, here's a list of the Known Issues. The key words in those are "Might" The list of fixes as well as the...
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  • gary67's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 05:21 PM
    No worries wifes laptop still hasn't had the 2004 update from May, Asus must be real sluw at issuing the driver updates for it.
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 05:03 PM
    May be a good Idea, mint 20 has been out for a short while now, On the site, known issues -- Got a few. ...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 04:59 PM
    you stated it yourself that 1909 has unfixed bugs, and that was out over a year ago. MS are'nt going to fix an old build when the new one has the...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 02:36 PM
    Kind of true but also false. You mention that 1909 has unfixed bugs -- So how long do you wait till they are fixed ?? Since that's over a year...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 11:40 AM
    Just adding, if its upgraded via Windows update its nothing more than a Standard cumulative update. There is no Windows.old folder as per other...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 11:04 AM
    You do realize that 1909 is over a year old ?? There have been fixes installed since then. This particular version has been out in the Insider...
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  • wainuitech's Avatar
    21-10-2020, 08:57 AM
    Well that was a painless upgrade from 2004 to 2009, Now showing as 20H2. Checked for updates, new upgrade - set it going, downloaded and installed...
    23 replies | 918 view(s)
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