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  2. wiseowl
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    Informative x 5

    Windows 10

    @kazzawazza they offered that to us over 2mths back but it's costing we more a month...might be through the XL package though...good deal mate :thumbsup:
    @kazzawazza they offered that to us over 2mths back but it's costing we more a month...might be through the XL package though...good deal mate :thumbsup:
    @kazzawazza they offered that to us over 2mths back but it's costing we more a month...might be through the XL package though...good deal mate :thumbsup:
    @kazzawazza they offered that to us over 2mths back but it's costing we more a month...might be through the XL package though...good deal mate :thumbsup:
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  3. PCMedic
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    Free stuff for GC Members

    (SLIGHTLY late to the party but...)My advice is to only have one (active) security/anti-virus (AV) program on your PC.The only reason I say that is for performance. If you have more than one...
    (SLIGHTLY late to the party but...)My advice is to only have one (active) security/anti-virus (AV) program on your PC.The only reason I say that is for performance. If you have more than one AV program running at the same time then each file you open is being scanned not just twice, but...
    (SLIGHTLY late to the party but...)My advice is to only have one (active) security/anti-virus (AV) program on your PC.The only reason I say that is for performance. If you have more than one AV program running at the same time then each file...
    (SLIGHTLY late to the party but...)My advice is to only have one (active) security/anti-virus (AV) program on your PC.The only reason I say that is for performance. If you have more than one...
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  4. rosebay
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    Restoring Your Home Page If It Gets Taken Over...

    That's usefull Rosebay :)Mine got hijacked when I installed youtube downloader :doh:
    That's usefull Rosebay :)Mine got hijacked when I installed youtube downloader :doh:
    That's usefull Rosebay :)Mine got hijacked when I installed youtube downloader :doh:
    That's usefull Rosebay :)Mine got hijacked when I installed youtube downloader :doh:
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  5. Aesculus
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    Like x 6

    Free Windows Software You Can't Live Without

    Driver Scanner!
    Driver Scanner!
    Driver Scanner!
    Driver Scanner!
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  6. Scrungee
    Sticky

    Posting Images hosted on Photobucket

    Apologies, from me, to any members that are posting links to their albums. I have very slow broadband and, because it takes so long to link through to pictures done in that way, I don't bother...
    Apologies, from me, to any members that are posting links to their albums. I have very slow broadband and, because it takes so long to link through to pictures done in that way, I don't bother and just skip the post.I only look at pictures that are posted directly on to GC. I'm not ignoring...
    Apologies, from me, to any members that are posting links to their albums. I have very slow broadband and, because it takes so long to link through to pictures done in that way, I don't bother and just skip the post.I only look at pictures...
    Apologies, from me, to any members that are posting links to their albums. I have very slow broadband and, because it takes so long to link through to pictures done in that way, I don't bother...
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  8. clanless

    Google Pay and NFC

    Until you lose a signal, you lose your phone, or you drop it and it dont work anymore. Sounds fool proof, until something goes wrong.
    Until you lose a signal, you lose your phone, or you drop it and it dont work anymore. Sounds fool proof, until something goes wrong.
    Until you lose a signal, you lose your phone, or you drop it and it dont work anymore. Sounds fool proof, until something goes wrong.
    Until you lose a signal, you lose your phone, or you drop it and it dont work anymore. Sounds fool proof, until something goes wrong.
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  9. Purple Streaks

    Deezer

    I wonder why that is?:roflol:
    I wonder why that is?:roflol:
    I wonder why that is?:roflol:
    I wonder why that is?:roflol:
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  10. Jiffy

    Computer, Ram/memory

    It's just a bit of messing about with like adding things to picture and videos etc and just make funny pictures out of boring ones :thumbsup:
    It's just a bit of messing about with like adding things to picture and videos etc and just make funny pictures out of boring ones :thumbsup:
    It's just a bit of messing about with like adding things to picture and videos etc and just make funny pictures out of boring ones :thumbsup:
    It's just a bit of messing about with like adding things to picture and videos etc and just make funny pictures out of boring ones :thumbsup:
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  11. Sheal

    Microsoft Edge

    I wish MrsH would turn her voice control off. :heehee:
    I wish MrsH would turn her voice control off. :heehee:
    I wish MrsH would turn her voice control off. :heehee:
    I wish MrsH would turn her voice control off. :heehee:
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  12. clanless

    Slow home network?

    Buying a dual or triple band wifi router to solve the slow internal home network might be one solution. Another is just simply to increase ventilation or cooling of the current router (and...
    Buying a dual or triple band wifi router to solve the slow internal home network might be one solution. Another is just simply to increase ventilation or cooling of the current router (and possibly to flash it with a better optimised firmware).You are effectively doing a DOS attack on the...
    Buying a dual or triple band wifi router to solve the slow internal home network might be one solution. Another is just simply to increase ventilation or cooling of the current router (and possibly to flash it with a better optimised...
    Buying a dual or triple band wifi router to solve the slow internal home network might be one solution. Another is just simply to increase ventilation or cooling of the current router (and...
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  13. clanless

    Cheap desk top

    I've moved from Raspberry Pi OS to Ubuntu Mate. Ubuntu Mate is a true 64 bit OS for the pi - if I change to 32 bit mode the pi won't boot. 64 bit Raspberry Pi OS was just taking too long to move...
    I've moved from Raspberry Pi OS to Ubuntu Mate. Ubuntu Mate is a true 64 bit OS for the pi - if I change to 32 bit mode the pi won't boot. 64 bit Raspberry Pi OS was just taking too long to move out of beta stage.Even running in permanent turbo mode at 2.1 Ghz - Mate is both stable and fast...
    I've moved from Raspberry Pi OS to Ubuntu Mate. Ubuntu Mate is a true 64 bit OS for the pi - if I change to 32 bit mode the pi won't boot. 64 bit Raspberry Pi OS was just taking too long to move out of beta stage.Even running in permanent...
    I've moved from Raspberry Pi OS to Ubuntu Mate. Ubuntu Mate is a true 64 bit OS for the pi - if I change to 32 bit mode the pi won't boot. 64 bit Raspberry Pi OS was just taking too long to move...
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  14. ricky101

    Gmail Alternatives ...

    Will do.As we liked the layout etc of the basic plan and after seeing some test emails go back and forth properly we have migrated a couple of accounts on to ************** and will see how...
    Will do.As we liked the layout etc of the basic plan and after seeing some test emails go back and forth properly we have migrated a couple of accounts on to ************** and will see how things go.Certainly worth a look or try.............If like us, a bit slow on the uptake these...
    Will do.As we liked the layout etc of the basic plan and after seeing some test emails go back and forth properly we have migrated a couple of accounts on to ************** and will see how things go.Certainly worth a look or...
    Will do.As we liked the layout etc of the basic plan and after seeing some test emails go back and forth properly we have migrated a couple of accounts on to ************** and will see how...
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  15. Palazzio
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  16. ricky101

    CD Ripping

    At that money, it is going to be a bit of a bargain - they don't sell an awful lot of car audio nowadays (it is a dwindling market) so you are seeing some really decent kit for not a lot of money.
    At that money, it is going to be a bit of a bargain - they don't sell an awful lot of car audio nowadays (it is a dwindling market) so you are seeing some really decent kit for not a lot of money.
    At that money, it is going to be a bit of a bargain - they don't sell an awful lot of car audio nowadays (it is a dwindling market) so you are seeing some really decent kit for not a lot of money.
    At that money, it is going to be a bit of a bargain - they don't sell an awful lot of car audio nowadays (it is a dwindling market) so you are seeing some really decent kit for not a lot of money.
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  17. roders

    Hard drive to I Pad.

    Like Loofah I have all my photos and files on the cloud.I use Google cloud ( others are available) You get 50gb of storage free, but I have updated to 100gb storage which is huge for £1.49 a...
    Like Loofah I have all my photos and files on the cloud.I use Google cloud ( others are available) You get 50gb of storage free, but I have updated to 100gb storage which is huge for £1.49 a month. I also have everything backed up on a USB hard drive, just in case!
    Like Loofah I have all my photos and files on the cloud.I use Google cloud ( others are available) You get 50gb of storage free, but I have updated to 100gb storage which is huge for £1.49 a month. I also have everything backed up on a USB hard...
    Like Loofah I have all my photos and files on the cloud.I use Google cloud ( others are available) You get 50gb of storage free, but I have updated to 100gb storage which is huge for £1.49 a...
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    1,066
  18. ricky101

    Budget Mobile Phone, Recommendations ?

    @NigelJ Interesting, thanks :thumbsup:Never used the mobile for much online work, just found the screen too small etc, so hopefully a 6.5" one will be better.Could perhaps then use the banking app...
    @NigelJ Interesting, thanks :thumbsup:Never used the mobile for much online work, just found the screen too small etc, so hopefully a 6.5" one will be better.Could perhaps then use the banking app which could be handy if we ever get chance to get away anywhere or if the broadband /pc goes...
    @NigelJ Interesting, thanks :thumbsup:Never used the mobile for much online work, just found the screen too small etc, so hopefully a 6.5" one will be better.Could perhaps then use the banking app which could be handy if we ever get chance to get...
    @NigelJ Interesting, thanks :thumbsup:Never used the mobile for much online work, just found the screen too small etc, so hopefully a 6.5" one will be better.Could perhaps then use the banking app...
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  19. ricky101

    Windows Update 20H2

    That is quite an accolade @noisette47 as they have produced quite a vast amount of **** over the [email protected] - good advice, thank you. I confess, I generally use Crucial or Kingston for...
    That is quite an accolade @noisette47 as they have produced quite a vast amount of **** over the [email protected] - good advice, thank you. I confess, I generally use Crucial or Kingston for stuff like that as their stuff has been quite reliable so far.
    That is quite an accolade @noisette47 as they have produced quite a vast amount of **** over the [email protected] - good advice, thank you. I confess, I generally use Crucial or Kingston for stuff like that as their stuff has been quite...
    That is quite an accolade @noisette47 as they have produced quite a vast amount of **** over the [email protected] - good advice, thank you. I confess, I generally use Crucial or Kingston for...
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  20. ricky101
    Agree x 3

    Viorgin Media - Magic Words

    The Huawei giga cube is a modern state of the art modem/router, that is capable of receiving fibre or phone network signal, I found out about it, when someone recommended it in place of their ISP...
    The Huawei giga cube is a modern state of the art modem/router, that is capable of receiving fibre or phone network signal, I found out about it, when someone recommended it in place of their ISP standard modem, when the wireless signal is not very good, as the Huawei is far better at wirless...
    The Huawei giga cube is a modern state of the art modem/router, that is capable of receiving fibre or phone network signal, I found out about it, when someone recommended it in place of their ISP standard modem, when the wireless signal is not...
    The Huawei giga cube is a modern state of the art modem/router, that is capable of receiving fibre or phone network signal, I found out about it, when someone recommended it in place of their ISP...
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  21. pete

    Adobe flash.

    I've got VLC player but not sure it is that great, I think I also have a windows player which pops up from time to time. As you say Flash player seemed more to do with certain websites or Ads...
    I've got VLC player but not sure it is that great, I think I also have a windows player which pops up from time to time. As you say Flash player seemed more to do with certain websites or Ads wanting to use it.
    I've got VLC player but not sure it is that great, I think I also have a windows player which pops up from time to time. As you say Flash player seemed more to do with certain websites or Ads wanting to use it.
    I've got VLC player but not sure it is that great, I think I also have a windows player which pops up from time to time. As you say Flash player seemed more to do with certain websites or Ads...
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  22. ricky101

    Ebay Seller Tricks

    Ahggg... Sorry, misread your post ! Old age again !! :frown::old:
    Ahggg... Sorry, misread your post ! Old age again !! :frown::old:
    Ahggg... Sorry, misread your post ! Old age again !! :frown::old:
    Ahggg... Sorry, misread your post ! Old age again !! :frown::old:
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  23. weedaway

    How to

    There are video editers which can change audio and video,I've got Short cut and VSDC they're free but can be hard to use, mind boogling, not use audio on these but i've used the video side...
    There are video editers which can change audio and video,I've got Short cut and VSDC they're free but can be hard to use, mind boogling, not use audio on these but i've used the video sideLook on youtube to find out how to use them,There is also other editor out there as well
    There are video editers which can change audio and video,I've got Short cut and VSDC they're free but can be hard to use, mind boogling, not use audio on these but i've used the video sideLook on youtube to find out how to use them,There...
    There are video editers which can change audio and video,I've got Short cut and VSDC they're free but can be hard to use, mind boogling, not use audio on these but i've used the video side...
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    1
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  24. ricky101

    PC Security Suites

    Recurring Payment is much less of an issue than it was, particularly if you do it using a credit card (gives you more protection) - most companies are very good at cancelling if and when you want...
    Recurring Payment is much less of an issue than it was, particularly if you do it using a credit card (gives you more protection) - most companies are very good at cancelling if and when you want to cancel, but in the event you do have an issue, you let the credit card provider sort it out.
    Recurring Payment is much less of an issue than it was, particularly if you do it using a credit card (gives you more protection) - most companies are very good at cancelling if and when you want to cancel, but in the event you do have an issue,...
    Recurring Payment is much less of an issue than it was, particularly if you do it using a credit card (gives you more protection) - most companies are very good at cancelling if and when you want...
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  25. Mike Allen

    Xtra-PC

    Never, pete, never:love30::dunno::doh::heehee:
    Never, pete, never:love30::dunno::doh::heehee:
    Never, pete, never:love30::dunno::doh::heehee:
    Never, pete, never:love30::dunno::doh::heehee:
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    10
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  26. ricky101

    Google Search Message...

    I keep getting that message as well,using chrome.
    I keep getting that message as well,using chrome.
    I keep getting that message as well,using chrome.
    I keep getting that message as well,using chrome.
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  27. pete

    Sony cyber shot

    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
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    2,005

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