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  1. Thread: Total AV

    by dugimodo
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    Re: Total AV

    Just the style of that add immediately made me think it was bullshit. I'd never buy anything that used those kind of add tactics, clearly fake reviews and an unsubstantiated "millions of users"...
  2. Re: "Everybody Loves Raymond" - best part of that show is the theme tune!

    The theme song is not to my taste, the show is occasionally pretty funny though.
  3. Thread: Lawn Edging

    by dugimodo
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    Re: Lawn Edging

    I have one of these https://www.bunnings.co.nz/ryobi-18v-one-4-0ah-edger-kit_p0135045 and it does a pretty decent job around my driveway and paths. If you do it regularly - say monthly or more - it's...
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    Re: Landline no longer working

    He'd have hated them even more now, they are so old NEC stopped replacing parts a long time ago and they have to be locally repaired which is fairly expensive. A lot of capacitors have worn out and...
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    Re: Landline no longer working

    As I said the exchanges have already started coming out, for a couple years now actually. They replace a splitter card in the broadband equipment that used to allow the phone line to be combined with...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    Yeah I could never hope to give you every detail, the Blue ray drive is older than the PC and I have no Idea by how much. I re-used it from another PC. When I built the PC I had no intention of...
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    Re: Landline no longer working

    No chorus are moving the copper lines over to the broadband network progressively but they should work the same for end users. The neax exchanges have started coming out slowly, maybe they did your...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    There were definitely a lot of issues after the power off incidents. SFC did find corrupted files, the BIOS had reverted back to the original, and at several points the machine decided it would hang...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    Soooo PC is fixed, fresh install of windows and a whole lot of software to reinstall over the next few days...

    Thought I'd killed it with a BIOS update after noticing the BIOS had reverted back...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    About to do a clean install, reset my pc using the windows tool and it seems ok to be honest but that latency tool still says it's screwed, not sure I trust it but the reset blew everything away...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    So, no more power problems touch wood.....

    BUT windows is a bit screwed up, I'm guessing some file corruption or something. As mention earlier having audio sync issues and micro pauses.

    got...
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    Re: pc random power loss

    Replaced the psu, so far no more power issues but now I'm getting micro pauses in game and losing audio sync with videos on YouTube, Netflix, vlc. Going to try reinstalling the audio drivers.....
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    Re: Got a good shot of the moon last night

    The ocean bulges directly under the moon causing a high tide, and also on the opposite side of the planet for a reason I forget. Or to put it another way towards the moon is up, or higher.
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    Re: pc random power loss

    kinda hope it is the PSU, still has 2 years of warranty left.
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    pc random power loss

    3 or 4 times in the last 2 days my pc has just stopped as if the power went off. The power and reset buttons do nothing and oddly the rgb lighting stays on. I have to switch the psu off for a few...
  16. Thread: New Toy

    by dugimodo
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    Re: New Toy

    I like my toys so I have Philips hue smart bulbs and amazon echo dots in a couple of rooms, also a $50 wifi switch connected to the garage door button. I really am getting used to just telling alexa...
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    Re: I'm looking at getting a NAS

    I had a Qnap NAS and it had the option to setup real time file sync, I expect other brands do too. It's not a great backup strategy though, real-time means it also backs up file corruption and...
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    Re: Full computer upgrade . Pro needed .

    I would start with this and upgrade / add whatever parts you want.
    10889

    For serious gaming the 3060Ti would be a great choice, and you may want to add a storage drive if 1TB isn't enough for...
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    Re: Full computer upgrade . Pro needed .

    I vote team red, or more specifically AMD Ryzen 5 or 7. Intel may be back on top with their next release but at the moment they use more power, run hotter and struggle to match AMDs performance. On...
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    Re: e-bikes and e-scooters

    I bought an ebike and rode it to work for a year, then it got stolen and I replaced it with a cheaper one but shouldn't have bothered because I got laid of and the new job is just too far away and...
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    Re: Sorting music on PC

    If your car stereo has a line in or bluetooth you could always use a phone to play the music. I do that in the work van because the USB playback resets every time the van starts, so I hear the first...
  22. Thread: Backup??

    by dugimodo
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    Re: Backup??

    I use this https://www.aomeitech.com/aomei-backupper.html but to be totally honest I've never restored from a backup ever.
  23. Thread: Indigenous?

    by dugimodo
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    Re: Indigenous?

    I guess it depends on how you define it https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_indigenous_peoples#Polynesia
    I don't recall ever being taught there were only the two, certainly can't find anything to...
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    Re: Looking to replace Gaming Box

    so my 2c

    1) yes
    2) yes, or strictly speaking no but games are getting huge so it depends what he plays and if uninstalling old games to make room for new is an option
    3) if you want an off the...
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    Re: Global Warming hits Aus.

    What I don't like about the "climate change happens naturally" argument is when it's used as an excuse to do whatever the hell we like to the planet and take no blame for the result.

    Death is a...
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