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TiVO BOX

I HAVE A TIVO BOX AT THE MOMENT, BUT AM ENDING ALL TV STATIONS WITH VIRGIN AND WILL BE USING FREEVIEW INSTEAD, SO ONCE MY TiVO BOX IS UNINSTALLED, MY BUNDLE SAYS 'FULL HOUSE TV (XL), PHONE ANYWHERE, FREE VOICE MAIL, 50...B/BAND, WHICH IS CUT BY OVER £40 LESS, YET WHAT DOES THE TV BIT MEAN IF I'M RETURNING TIVO AND I'VE GOT NO BOXES PLEASE? CAN YOU LET ME KNOW, SOMEONE/ANYONE?

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Thank you, I have now got much larger type which I say 'thank you' but I did it with the zoom buttons on the right top side of my screen, this suits me better, but I did state I was NOT shouting when I explained my caps.  thanks so much for jogging my memory regarding resizing my 'type' but having dementia I forgot about the 'three dots zoom' buttons until you said aboutmaking larger print. having tried your way for ever I suddenly remembered what I had to to do, which I usually do, but this dementia isn't kind an I know caps is 'shouting' to many people for which I apologise to anyone else who read my caps message, but at least its cleared it up before I shouted again!!!    best wishes from Chrissie

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Re: TiVO BOX

In addition to your issues with your VM account, your CAPS lock key seems broken..

 


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MY CAPS LOCK SEEMS 'BROKEN'?  WHY IS THAT.  I HAVE TO USE CAPS AS AM LOSING MY SIGHT, IF THAT'S WHAT YOU REFERRING TO,  OR MAYBE BECAUSE I TYPED TiVO, LOWER CASE 'i' BUT THAT'S HOW VIRGIN SPELL IT...... I THINK,  OTHERWISE AM NOT SURE WHAT YOU MEAN RE CAPS.  I AM NOT 'SHOUTING' BY THE WAY.  I SHOULD BE GRATEFUL IF YOU CAN LET ME KNOW WHY YOU SAY MY 'CAPS BROKEN' PLEASE?  THANK YOU.  KIND WISHES FROM CHRISSIE007

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If you are losing your sight you need to use accessibility options-

Heres a link to how to do it in WIN10

http://www.windowscentral.com/how-make-text-apps-bigger-windows-10

Typing in all caps becomes an issue to a lot of us who are differently abled. And is considered rude as its "shouting" in netiquette. As clearly you know.

If you use accessibility options (as I need to at times) you get a much nicer response from the world in general as you are conforming to the standards the interwebs accept.

Which is why I highlighted it as a joke with a jag- gives us the opportunity to work out whats going wrong that you come across as ignorant (which im sure you are not) , and how to help you resolve it.

 

 

 


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Hi Chrissie

II'm not 100% sure what you mean? Would it not just be a simple setting up a new contract with Virgin - like an upgrade if you decide to go back to using Tivo? You may be better off ringing them just to double check though Smiley Happy
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HI CHRIS,

THANKS FOR YOUR MESSAGE, I HAVE BEEN DOWNGRADING ACTUALLY, AS I NO LONGER REQUIRE MY TiVO BOX AS IT WAS MY HUSBAND'S WHO NO LONGER LIVES HERE WITH  ME, SO AS I ONLY USE ITV 5 DAYS A WEEK, SOMETIMES AT WEEKENDS BUT I CAN GIVE MY BOX BACK, AND IT SAVES ME £40 PER MONTH.  I CAN NOW WATCH ON FREEVIEW.  I REALLY DONT USE ANY OF VIRGIN BOXES, AND AM MORE INTO CHATS, EMAILS, AND EBAYING SO MY BROADBAND IS VERY USEFUL SO KEEPING THE HUB AND THIS WILL BE FINE FOR ME IN THE LONG RUN.  NO MORE LARGE BILLS.

BEST WISHES AND THANKS, FROM CHRISSIE

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Thank you, I have now got much larger type which I say 'thank you' but I did it with the zoom buttons on the right top side of my screen, this suits me better, but I did state I was NOT shouting when I explained my caps.  thanks so much for jogging my memory regarding resizing my 'type' but having dementia I forgot about the 'three dots zoom' buttons until you said aboutmaking larger print. having tried your way for ever I suddenly remembered what I had to to do, which I usually do, but this dementia isn't kind an I know caps is 'shouting' to many people for which I apologise to anyone else who read my caps message, but at least its cleared it up before I shouted again!!!    best wishes from Chrissie

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