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    Re: PC World Windows 10 Pro

    All of their work? Really? I'd like to see you run any half decent desktop software on a mobile device. Especially as a lot of it is Windows/Mac only.

    CAD, 3D modelling, photo editing, video...
  2. Thread: Snap email

    by Agent_24
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    Re: Snap email

    Or something like Protonmail if you don't want Google to read all your emails...
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    Re: Copy music from iPhone to Windows PC?

    There's also MediaMonkey as an iTunes alternative.
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    Re: Need a good programme to stop pop up ads

    Speaking of uBlock, make sure you get the right one...

    uBlock Origin is the genuine original which blocks *everything*.

    uBlock pro/ultimate/anything else are copies that allow certain ads and...
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    Re: 1080 vs 1260 resolution

    Is that some kind of Somali pirate reference?

    Don't sail too close to the border, and you won't get boarders... :p
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    Re: Mobile phone password

    Perhaps you can find an alternative site to download it from?

    There may be some community maintained archive/mirror or something?
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    Re: PC World Windows 10 Pro

    Shows how 'great' it is if they have to discount it that much...
  8. Thread: Video Card

    by Agent_24
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    Re: Video Card

    These days a smart fridge could run the first Doom.
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    Re: It's Murphy's Law

    You have to deliberately start spilling jam on your old clothes to confuse Murphy.
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    Re: Windows 2004 Defragging SSD's

    You may be thinking of certain Intel SSDs which go into a read-only mode when a certain number of lifetime bytes written is exceeded....
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    Re: Windows 2004 Defragging SSD's

    The other problem with SSDs (and flash memory in general) is that data retention also goes down with write cycles.

    Write an SSD once and the data may last for 100 years.

    Write data to a drive...
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    Re: Some kind of headphones for splitting sound???

    It's going to be impossible to do this on a laptop because it's designed to drive either but not both at once. Cutting off the speakers when you insert anything into the headphone jack is by design....
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    Re: Is it feasible to fix a rangehood?

    I'd say its quite likely fixable for less than $500 - in parts anyway.

    The problem is knowing what to replace or fix, and how to do it. As others have said, mains powered stuff is very dangerous...
  14. Thread: Full mailbox?

    by Agent_24
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    Re: Full mailbox?

    Seen them a bunch of times.

    It's a phishing scam to get your email password.
  15. Re: Easily switch between laptop and PC using same monitor

    I've noticed Dell is better with that, some models have a dedicated input selection button. Very useful.

    The other way is to make sure only one input is active at a time. Most monitors should...
  16. Re: hows everyones internet holding up, slowdowns ?

    I haven't noticed any issues on my Spark VDSL thus far
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    Re: Lockdown? Yeah nah ...

    :p
    But in seriousness, odd jobs might be the only things that keep some of us sane in the coming weeks! :banana
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    Re: Problem with Seagate Backup Portable 4Tb

    And a crypto-virus will also happily trash all drives connected to your PC.

    If you care about your data then such a backup drive should spend most of its time in your garage etc, in case your...
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    Re: Board battery?

    You'll just have to have a look inside I guess, if you really want to know.
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    Re: Board battery?

    Try humouring them with the serial number, maybe they need it to look up the exact model and tell you the right answer...

    Otherwise, you'll know for sure if you open it up and take a look, or get...
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    Re: Fly ordered coffee at ptrol station

    A hole punch through the antenna coil will solve that problem, or just disable it in your internet banking or go to the bank and get them to turn it off.
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    Re: Humour for the Heatwave

    Did you know, diarrhoea is hereditary?

    It runs in your jeans.
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    Re: Should I defrag SSD?

    As above, defragmenting is only useful on a spinning hard drive where keeping contiguous files will give higher performance.

    An SSD does not need defragmenting, and doing so will only waste...
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    Re: Computer stucks

    https://www.drivethelife.com/windows-10/fix-unexpected-kernel-mode-trap-on-windows-10.html
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    Re: LGA1150 broken pin for data bus?

    I'm guessing it won't work if you have any RAM installed in a channel A slot. You will probably have to use other RAM channel(s) if you want the board to do anything other than beep at you with a RAM...
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