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    Re: New Heat Pump - Funding

    Back in the 60's we had an open fire in the lounge, once it got to hot, we opened up all the internal doors, it was great. Even had to run off the hot water, way down in the bathroom.

    Then along...
  2. Re: Revo Uninstaller (free) Taskbar Disappeared

    https://www.google.com/search?client=avast-a-3&q=how+do+i+get+my+taskbar+back+on+windows+10&oq=get+taskbar+back+on+w10&aqs=avast.2.69i57j0l5.20698j0j15&ie=UTF-8
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    Re: Quiet weekend? Look at this!

    Had a penpal Graeme HAZELWOOD, Horsemonden, Kent for many years and that was our 1st balls up, going to visit him. Sent him an apology later on the journey, as we had to get to Bath, for another...
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    Re: Quiet weekend? Look at this!

    That would pis! me off toooo.

    England was bad enough with all their "round the clock" exits. At least the folk were friendly and sometimes sent one off in a different direction, especially in...
  5. Thread: Time flies!

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    Re: Time flies!

    6 gallons for 240pence = 40 pence or 3.3333. As you have stated, 3 shillings and 3 pence

    Decimal point in the wrong place. lol

    Don't tell anyone will you Ken, I would never live it down.
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  6. Thread: Time flies!

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    Re: Time flies!

    Back in the 1950's, I had to drive the work Bedford covered grocery truck from Dannevirke to either Foxton or Himitangi beach for the yearly outing.

    Have a photo of the picnic spot, somewhere in...
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    Re: What is Java needed for?

    It seems to be part of Open Office and LibreOffice MS look-a-likes.

    lurking.
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    Re: upgrade to w10 pro for a price

    Thanks for that.

    Will update hardware before going to W11, or did I read W12 was in line now!!.

    lurking.
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    Re: upgrade to w10 pro for a price

    chiefnz, thanks for that. Don't think we need the bells and whistles.

    lurking.
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    upgrade to w10 pro for a price

    The latest updates which I haven't downloaded yet, has the Title included with upgrades.

    Is it worth the $$$ to do this?.

    lurking.
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    Re: An interesting article for diabetics

    Thanks for that Roscoe, BH has type 2 diabetes and takes quite a bit of medication for it. One of the new pills has almost 26 letters of the alphabet to it, rofl.

    lurking.
  12. Thread: No Task Bar

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    Re: No Task Bar

    Dr Google is our friend:

    If the Taskbar is not visible, power off the PC by clicking the Power button and then restart it by clicking the same button.

    lurking.
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    Re: Sign language radio ad.

    Helen CLARK is part of the UN and may have had something to do with it. Typical UN tho, pick on the small nations first. China, Russia and US are far toooo big to pick on.

    Must say tho, Canada's...
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    Re: Extinction: The Facts - David Attenborough

    Just recently on TV, class distinction in a province in India, men have to go elsewhere for a bride, don't ask for the site/program!!, may have been on ALJAZERA.

    Nothing to beat your phrase...
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    Re: Anyone delt with

    Didn't MARCONI invent radio!. Should be a good product then.

    lurking.
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    Re: When should I go from Win 10 to Win 11?

    Once upon a time, they used to have hard copy manuals. But unlike population growth they got rid of them.

    My W10 updated without my say so and lucky for them, the battery icon popped back onto the...
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    Re: Extinction: The Facts - David Attenborough

    Should be like China quite a few years back: families were limited (mandated) to a one child per household, girl fetuses were aborted!!. Ran out of females' so now it's up to a limit of 2 per family....
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    Re: Extinction: The Facts - David Attenborough

    mzee, agree with you on this one. Back in the 70's NZ had over 80 million sheep, remember the "sheep" jokes, surely that's comparable to the number of cows now.

    We keep saying there are too many...
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    Re: IT History Answers requested

    You are going back ehhh!!!.

    Watties/CropperNRM sent out IBM pcs' to all of it's subsidiary branches, Watties in ChCh. got Lotus123 and we NRM Feeds got Lotus Symphony. We were all told to set them...
  20. Thread: Import Duties

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    Re: Import Duties

    I get the feeling, that everything in Aotearoa/New Zealand is imported!.

    Of course most of the courier staff are not NZ people, because they don't know what FRAGILE means, we received some...
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    Re: Download bank statement to Excel

    All of our numerous banks, utilities, share registries,etc, we just double click on the attachment and they pop-up in PDF format.

    Even on the old XP pc, wowww, that's something, ehhh.

    lurking.
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    Re: Can't anyone play a bugle any more?

    Brucem Linton Camp CMT Reveille and Last Post were taped versions, but they still had personnel follow-ups for the sleepy heads.

    lurking.
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    Re: Interislander and Bluebridge

    Most of my rellies' migrated to USA, except one silly bu**ger, thought NZ might be better.

    Don't think you will persuade me, to not use whatever terms I may choose. It's still a free country, for...
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    Re: Interislander and Bluebridge

    Yes kenji those liners' are 7 decks high and they have passenger loads up to and probably over 5,000 polluting bodies on board.

    Wheres Greta when we need her!.

    One thing I did learn on the...
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    Re: Interislander and Bluebridge

    Almost back to normal now, haven't you noticed the airplanes flying overhead!.

    Opening up borders mentioned many months ago, especially Aussie.

    Yes, many moons ago you could drive up and get a...
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