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    Yesterday, 11:28 AM
    There two ways laptops connect the drives, either plug into SATA ports off the motherboard, or they have a cable that runs from the Drive to the port...
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    Yesterday, 08:34 AM
    Kenj - By Any chance is there another HDD Attached ? This can happen if you have a second ( or third) drive attached when installing. ( sometimes if...
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    27-11-2021, 02:04 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread Firefox History in PressF1
    Had to look it up and try, but yes you can. On the computer you want to copy from, open the run command ( Windows key + R) Paste or type in...
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    27-11-2021, 08:39 AM
    wainuitech replied to a thread USB Type C Add on in PressF1
    With Aliexpress I work on the principle as long as you're in no hurry its not a problem. But usually expect at least a Month. If it comes earlier...
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    26-11-2021, 07:28 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread USB Type C Add on in PressF1
    Just to prove Aliexpress is not always slow, here's one I got earlier this month. 12 Days from ordering to receiving. Often it takes longer to...
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    26-11-2021, 06:43 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread USB Type C Add on in PressF1
    Depends how its coming, just had 4 different items turn up this week, longest was ordered 3 weeks ago. Some USB adapters don't work like they are...
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    26-11-2021, 03:37 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread USB Type C Add on in PressF1
    Having a look about they are over priced in NZ I'm in the process of building a new PC, the board doesn't have USB-C and was wanting some as...
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    26-11-2021, 01:33 PM
    wainuitech replied to a thread USB Type C Add on in PressF1
    Depends on what is classed as "Cheap" Did you want a Adaptor / hub that plugs into USB3 on the computer with USB-C ports OR a PCIe Card with USB-C...
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    25-11-2021, 05:00 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Yes, in this case "xinput --set-prop 10 306 -1.000000" Default setting was 0.000000 & -1.00000 is the lowest setting it will accept. I have...
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    25-11-2021, 02:23 PM
    In the linked Radio interviews, they say he said Oh so offended now :groan:
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    25-11-2021, 01:53 PM
    Just listening to a article on IHeart radio. 1101's comment You really would have to be a completely out there and NO sense of humor at all to...
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    25-11-2021, 11:58 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Yes, had a good look there before I started this thread. There is loads of related info to choose from. It's trying to find some, specific to my...
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    25-11-2021, 11:21 AM
    (Newshub Reports) Bye bye Judith -- Dont let the door hit you on the backside on the way out
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    25-11-2021, 10:37 AM
    Had to chuckle at a true comment someone made on Twitter :D
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    25-11-2021, 08:54 AM
    Yeah they said this morning Simon was demoted and his portfolios taken away for something he was meant to have said several years ago. There's...
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    25-11-2021, 08:28 AM
    Just adding to above this is from Vodafones HFC, MANY ISP's wont tell you this or its hidden deep in the documentation.
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    25-11-2021, 08:15 AM
    AND Heres what I was referring to :D I'm with Vodafone, have been for over 30 years, never really had any major problems, just the usual odd...
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    25-11-2021, 07:48 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Thank you, I did actually see that. How to go about it, is the grey area.
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    25-11-2021, 06:30 AM
    Who to go with --- Ask several people and you'll all get different answers. They are really much of a muchness. Some people have problems with one...
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    24-11-2021, 07:07 PM
    Try disconnecting the Sound cable and head phones. With the head phones plugged in that will kill any external Audio HDMI carries both Video AND...
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    24-11-2021, 02:58 PM
    NO!! Its part of the security ( for android / google pay). Normally I didn't have a pin on the phone, so when I HAD TO :( I opted for a pattern...
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    24-11-2021, 02:46 PM
    Have you found a way to do it without having a pin on your phone ?
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    24-11-2021, 02:27 PM
    Done a few now with Androids, that was a case of sending the email to the Gmail account ( if different Email used) then on the phone opened the mail...
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    24-11-2021, 09:43 AM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Further to this, I have viewed the "list-props" in the terminals of all three distros & can see the differences in the cursor speeds. But I don't...
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    24-11-2021, 08:59 AM
    Add to above, when adding a new account, 1st put in your email address then Click Advanced Options etc. As for deleting the .ost, plenty of...
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    24-11-2021, 08:39 AM
    Just thought I'd put in my :2cents: worth. Reading back over the original Post its written: Errrrr That's possibly because you never selected...
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    23-11-2021, 07:34 PM
    Driftwood replied to a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Well this is along the lines of what I have been trying https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?t=227410 It looks fairly simple but I have...
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    23-11-2021, 02:01 PM
    Driftwood started a thread Linux Query in PressF1
    Linux Query I have just built up a desktop system for use with SDR Radio. I am experimenting with various OSís & software. I have a front...
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    23-11-2021, 08:09 AM
    AND yet they walk among us, Well maybe not for much longer any way :D Some light reading: people-end-up-in-icu-after-attending-covid-party ...
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    23-11-2021, 06:44 AM
    Maybe not so much in NZ ( yet) but do a google search for Covid parties and you'll get plenty of selection. Like this one ...
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