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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
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    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. ricky101

    Viorgin Media - Magic Words

    Hi,In previous years when renewing the Broadband package, you could get though to the actual Retentions department at Virgin Media and haggle a decent deal.Seems now thats not possible via the...
    Hi,In previous years when renewing the Broadband package, you could get though to the actual Retentions department at Virgin Media and haggle a decent deal.Seems now thats not possible via the usual operator ( home workers ?) who sound like they can only quote what the screen tells them and...
    Hi,In previous years when renewing the Broadband package, you could get though to the actual Retentions department at Virgin Media and haggle a decent deal.Seems now thats not possible via the usual operator ( home workers ?) who sound like...
    Hi,In previous years when renewing the Broadband package, you could get though to the actual Retentions department at Virgin Media and haggle a decent deal.Seems now thats not possible via the...
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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. pete

    Sony cyber shot

    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
    Cheapskate! :lunapic 130165696578242 5:
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  16. ricky101

    Techno questions ..

    Hi,Appreciate any advice/ comments on the following.1. Looking to use the CDRipper program ( as recommended by @Fat Controller ) to put about 30 CDs (pop) onto our PC, but not sure what is...
    Hi,Appreciate any advice/ comments on the following.1. Looking to use the CDRipper program ( as recommended by @Fat Controller ) to put about 30 CDs (pop) onto our PC, but not sure what is the best Format and Bit rate to use ? Would have used higher rates before, but these days seems the...
    Hi,Appreciate any advice/ comments on the following.1. Looking to use the CDRipper program ( as recommended by @Fat Controller ) to put about 30 CDs (pop) onto our PC, but not sure what is the best Format and Bit rate to use ? Would have...
    Hi,Appreciate any advice/ comments on the following.1. Looking to use the CDRipper program ( as recommended by @Fat Controller ) to put about 30 CDs (pop) onto our PC, but not sure what is...
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  17. clanless

    Cheap in car amazon echo

    Alexa controls all the lights and technical equipment in my daughter's house. I was staying with them last Christmas and often last to bed. It would have been quicker to flip switches than battle...
    Alexa controls all the lights and technical equipment in my daughter's house. I was staying with them last Christmas and often last to bed. It would have been quicker to flip switches than battle Alexa to get the lights turned out.
    Alexa controls all the lights and technical equipment in my daughter's house. I was staying with them last Christmas and often last to bed. It would have been quicker to flip switches than battle Alexa to get the lights turned out.
    Alexa controls all the lights and technical equipment in my daughter's house. I was staying with them last Christmas and often last to bed. It would have been quicker to flip switches than battle...
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  18. glengarry23
    Like x 3

    Killing Microsoft Edge In Windows 10

    Hey- Ho Seems like I pressed all the right keys. My details had been stored by skype, just had to use new password.. My name has come up as Michael Allen. I might change that to the familiar...
    Hey- Ho Seems like I pressed all the right keys. My details had been stored by skype, just had to use new password.. My name has come up as Michael Allen. I might change that to the familiar Mike Allen later. Anyway the face will be familiar.Thanks folks for your help.
    Hey- Ho Seems like I pressed all the right keys. My details had been stored by skype, just had to use new password.. My name has come up as Michael Allen. I might change that to the familiar Mike Allen later. Anyway the face will be...
    Hey- Ho Seems like I pressed all the right keys. My details had been stored by skype, just had to use new password.. My name has come up as Michael Allen. I might change that to the familiar...
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  19. clanless

    Cheap desk top

    Seems you can get another 0.47ghz out of it ! :biggrin: :rolleyespink:How to overclock Raspberry Pi 4 — The MagPi magazine
    Seems you can get another 0.47ghz out of it ! :biggrin: :rolleyespink:How to overclock Raspberry Pi 4 — The MagPi magazine
    Seems you can get another 0.47ghz out of it ! :biggrin: :rolleyespink:How to overclock Raspberry Pi 4 — The MagPi magazine
    Seems you can get another 0.47ghz out of it ! :biggrin: :rolleyespink:How to overclock Raspberry Pi 4 — The MagPi magazine
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  20. Jiffy

    Old hard drives

    Hi,Just better add to @Fat Controllers comment about "just unplugging" the usb drive.Do so, but only after you use the "Eject USB device" and get the "USB Safe to Disconnect" system message or...
    Hi,Just better add to @Fat Controllers comment about "just unplugging" the usb drive.Do so, but only after you use the "Eject USB device" and get the "USB Safe to Disconnect" system message or you could loose some data.
    Hi,Just better add to @Fat Controllers comment about "just unplugging" the usb drive.Do so, but only after you use the "Eject USB device" and get the "USB Safe to Disconnect" system message or you could loose some data.
    Hi,Just better add to @Fat Controllers comment about "just unplugging" the usb drive.Do so, but only after you use the "Eject USB device" and get the "USB Safe to Disconnect" system message or...
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  21. pete

    Simple question hoping for a simple answer.

    Anyway ordered the smart one last night from Currys ,what a palarvour that was. I can't just go to the store and buy it I have to click and collect. But they deliver to their stores in the...
    Anyway ordered the smart one last night from Currys ,what a palarvour that was. I can't just go to the store and buy it I have to click and collect. But they deliver to their stores in the afternoons and I can't collect it till after 5pm on Friday, the store closes at 6PM. But I can...
    Anyway ordered the smart one last night from Currys ,what a palarvour that was. I can't just go to the store and buy it I have to click and collect. But they deliver to their stores in the afternoons and I can't collect it till after 5pm on...
    Anyway ordered the smart one last night from Currys ,what a palarvour that was. I can't just go to the store and buy it I have to click and collect. But they deliver to their stores in the...
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  22. wiseowl
    Like x 9

    My New Laptop

    Good choice, I am on an HP at the moment but a 2 year old Pavillion.
    Good choice, I am on an HP at the moment but a 2 year old Pavillion.
    Good choice, I am on an HP at the moment but a 2 year old Pavillion.
    Good choice, I am on an HP at the moment but a 2 year old Pavillion.
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  23. ricky101

    Making a YTube ...?

    Hi,Not something we have done before and its a very long time since we even looked at video editing.Asking for help on what Free progam to use to help us create the video and upload it to...
    Hi,Not something we have done before and its a very long time since we even looked at video editing.Asking for help on what Free progam to use to help us create the video and upload it to Ytube ?Its only going to be a few minutes long and not looking to do any fancy graphics etc.The...
    Hi,Not something we have done before and its a very long time since we even looked at video editing.Asking for help on what Free progam to use to help us create the video and upload it to Ytube ?Its only going to be a few minutes long and...
    Hi,Not something we have done before and its a very long time since we even looked at video editing.Asking for help on what Free progam to use to help us create the video and upload it to...
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  24. ricky101

    W10 May/June v.2004 Update ..

    Well, I managed to install 2004 in just over an hour late last night but, on restarting, found I had lost my Internet connection:wallbanging: It was too late last night to get into a search for the problem...
    Well, I managed to install 2004 in just over an hour late last night but, on restarting, found I had lost my Internet connection:wallbanging: It was too late last night to get into a search for the problem mode so I left it until this morning. I checked all the cables, reconnected the Router cables...
    Well, I managed to install 2004 in just over an hour late last night but, on restarting, found I had lost my Internet connection:wallbanging: It was too late last night to get into a search for the problem mode so I left it until this morning. I checked...
    Well, I managed to install 2004 in just over an hour late last night but, on restarting, found I had lost my Internet connection:wallbanging: It was too late last night to get into a search for the problem...
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  25. ricky101

    Best Free PC Remote Access program ..?

    Hi @flamingjune ,Thanks for the reply, though things have changed since that post and we no longer need such connections, mainly as we are moving the cameras off the PC onto a dedicated DVR box...
    Hi @flamingjune ,Thanks for the reply, though things have changed since that post and we no longer need such connections, mainly as we are moving the cameras off the PC onto a dedicated DVR box which has all the modern bells and whistles, when we can get around to understanding them all :biggrin::old:4CH...
    Hi @flamingjune ,Thanks for the reply, though things have changed since that post and we no longer need such connections, mainly as we are moving the cameras off the PC onto a dedicated DVR box which has all the modern bells and whistles, when...
    Hi @flamingjune ,Thanks for the reply, though things have changed since that post and we no longer need such connections, mainly as we are moving the cameras off the PC onto a dedicated DVR box...
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  26. clanless

    Bluetooth signal

    Today' top tip:Bluetooth equipment can interfere with your 2.4Ghz wifi signal. Where you can - use 5Ghz wifi to avoid any problems.My new bluetooth speakers were causing havoc with the Fire...
    Today' top tip:Bluetooth equipment can interfere with your 2.4Ghz wifi signal. Where you can - use 5Ghz wifi to avoid any problems.My new bluetooth speakers were causing havoc with the Fire TV - until I changed over to 5Ghz.
    Today' top tip:Bluetooth equipment can interfere with your 2.4Ghz wifi signal. Where you can - use 5Ghz wifi to avoid any problems.My new bluetooth speakers were causing havoc with the Fire TV - until I changed over to 5Ghz.
    Today' top tip:Bluetooth equipment can interfere with your 2.4Ghz wifi signal. Where you can - use 5Ghz wifi to avoid any problems.My new bluetooth speakers were causing havoc with the Fire...
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  27. Jack Sparrow

    BT Wifi

    That takes me back. :old: I visited the Cable and Wireless base on Ascension Island 57 years ago when I was working out that way. :rolleyespink:
    That takes me back. :old: I visited the Cable and Wireless base on Ascension Island 57 years ago when I was working out that way. :rolleyespink:
    That takes me back. :old: I visited the Cable and Wireless base on Ascension Island 57 years ago when I was working out that way. :rolleyespink:
    That takes me back. :old: I visited the Cable and Wireless base on Ascension Island 57 years ago when I was working out that way. :rolleyespink:
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