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    Yesterday, 08:14 AM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    That's worth a look. I'm not going to spend a heap of time on it though - it was only ever a nice-to-have after I unexpectedly re-discovered the...
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    12-07-2020, 09:36 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    I think I'm out of luck. If I start Google Maps under IE It is very erratic and just doesn't work properly. If I try to download Chrome on the phone,...
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    12-07-2020, 08:35 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    I'll give it a go.
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    12-07-2020, 07:46 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    Good idea, but unfortunately my wife is no longer with us, and she was actually a pretty bad map reader.
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    12-07-2020, 07:45 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    Does that have turn by turn voice directions?
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    12-07-2020, 04:13 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    The plan was to keep the old phone in the car, and just use it for navigation. There is a maps app on the phone, but if I want voice directions, I...
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    12-07-2020, 03:34 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    Thanks everyone, and to YouTube, which came to the rescue (as usual). I now have a reset phone that I can get into. It's not all good though, as I...
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    12-07-2020, 02:54 PM
    Tony replied to a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    Will that reset the password as well? I'm also not sure how to do that if I can't get into it in the first place.
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    12-07-2020, 01:23 PM
    Tony started a thread Mobile phone password in PressF1
    I found my old Nokia Windows Mobile cell phone in a drawer, and when I powered it on it still had about 80% charge - after about 2 years, which I...
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    09-07-2020, 08:36 PM
    Tony replied to a thread New laptop specs in PressF1
    Definitely worth a look, I would have thought. Also a good point about the plastic case, although I'm not sure how much she actually carries it...
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    09-07-2020, 04:32 PM
    Tony replied to a thread New laptop specs in PressF1
    Thanks everyone. I'm thinking Intel I5 probably. I like Lenovo also. Cost is moot at the moment as I haven't really had the proper...
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    09-07-2020, 11:51 AM
    Thanks WT. I'm certainly not going to spend a lot of time worrying about it, unless as you say it happens again. And you are all correct, if Word...
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    09-07-2020, 11:33 AM
    Tony replied to a thread New laptop specs in PressF1
    Thanks 1101, your thoughts pretty much match mine. What I'm not sure is what is going to be awful about a $600 machine? Possibly it will be a...
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    09-07-2020, 10:22 AM
    Tony started a thread New laptop specs in PressF1
    My tech-challenged friend (see previous thread) has decided she needs to get a new laptop, and wants me to help her choose. This is a machine that...
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    09-07-2020, 10:17 AM
    I got a panic phone call at 8:45am from one of my many tech-challenged friends. The Office shortcuts on her desktop had stopped working. All she was...
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    06-07-2020, 03:42 PM
    Tony replied to a thread 90 Elbow extension in PC World Chat
    There is also Reece Plumbing - I've always found them very helpful.
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