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    Re: Just popped in to say hello

    Me again. Yeah still OK thx. Bit old these days with old peoples health problems with what the heck - we will overcome.

    What I do find is that the mind/memory is slowly starting to slip. I am...
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    Just popped in to say hello

    With Covid and retirement I thought I should check if this forum is still going, and apparently it is - same people dissing the same other people, etc. LOL

    sarel
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    Re: Speedster Taranaki

    Never heard of them .....

    sarel
  4. Thread: Eset

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    Re: Eset

    Nah don't worry. Eset said reinstall, I did and all honkeydory.

    Sarel
  5. Thread: Eset

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    Eset

    Anybody having issues with Nod 32 or is it just me?

    sarel
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    Re: Damn, I lost $115 000 000.00 last night!

    I play too but depending where you play it is quite easy. The script kiddies playing got no idea of poker rules and over the years I've won over $500 mill play money from them. Pity I can't convert...
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    Re: KFC - does it freeze ok?

    Yes you can freeze the cooked chicken quite well. May daughter used to work there and closed for them at 03:00 in the morning, bringing home all these KFC foods. Up till today, and it has been 20...
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    Re: facebook & scam security popups recently ?

    Yep. Got them too. Just restart.

    sarel
  9. Thread: Roll call 2017

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    Re: Roll call 2017

    Still here, and lurking mostly
  10. Thread: Laptop screen

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    Laptop screen

    Hi guys

    My Toshiba laptop (Win10) will turn the screen off (I think hibernate, because moving the mouse brings it back) after 20 seconds. Power settings turned off, or set to 1 and 2 hours -...
  11. Thread: Open Office.

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    Re: Open Office.

    I use LibreSoft's package. Same as MS's and fully compatible. Free.

    sarel
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    Re: Ryobi or Black & Decker?

    I got the special, similar to the Ryobi ONE they are selling now - the drill and the high speed drill thing (Impact driver) - I think it was around December. 2 18V batteries, I think the Lithium...
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    Re: Ryobi or Black & Decker?

    I've bought Ryobi from Bunnings many months ago. Battery just lasts and lasts. Excellent service.

    Sarel
  14. Thread: New speed

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    Re: New speed

    Yeah I know Zipp, but if a guy a few houses from me, just by changing plans get to 80-90, there must be something wrong. Physically the same as what I have. So the solution must be in the software,...
  15. Thread: New speed

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    Re: New speed

    Wifi
  16. Thread: New speed

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    Re: New speed

    Lappie, Intel I3, 2.4 ghz, 4gb ram, 64 bit Win10, 750Gb HD of which 50G used. Surely your device does not have that much an influence on the speed?
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    Re: New speed

    The Ookla site as well as Spark's own test. Both more or less the same. Before I've been on the Fibre 30 I think

    sarel
  18. Thread: New speed

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    Re: New speed

    Did that, no change

    sarel
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    New speed

    I recently changed plans with Spark to the offered 100/50 plan but my speeds stay where they were on the previous plan (37 up, 22 down). I thought that this was due to an overloaded internet in NZ,...
  20. Thread: FF - WebGL

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    Re: FF - WebGL

    Thanks WT. It worked after a restart.

    sarel
  21. Thread: FF - WebGL

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    FF - WebGL

    Trying to open a program I got the message : "You need a browser that supports WebGL to run this context. Try installing Firefox".

    Win10. Ran this program for years without problems. I do only...
  22. Thread: Sound on laptop

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    Re: Sound on laptop

    Whenu - nope
    WT - toothpick thing didn't work

    sarel
  23. Thread: Sound on laptop

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    Re: Sound on laptop

    Driftwood - yep on icon. Nope on flags. First place where I checked
    Speedy - got Eset Smart Security 9
    WT - OK I will check the toothpick thing tonight.

    Thanks guys.

    Sarel
  24. Thread: Sound on laptop

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    Sound on laptop

    My lappie rarely plays up, and if it does it usually can be fixed easily

    I noticed a week or so ago that the sound, through the standard lappie speakers, is gone but when you use the headphones,...
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    Re: Speed Test and other Sites

    So WT what does Ghostery do other than telling you which ads are running?

    sarel
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