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What was your first computer?

I recently reminisced about my first computer, an Amiga 600 in the mid-90s. I'm sure you've all had some weird and wonderful systems over the years, but what was the first? What was good (or not so good) about it? Personally I loved playing Settlers ...

Kev_B by Community Manager (Retired)
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Battery icon gone

Can anyone help please? I'm not very good but have googled about this.I noticed the battery icon in the task bar on my laptop has disappeared, so I can't tell whether to plug in or not. In the settings, it showed as 100% despite having used the lapto...

pinkywoo by Dialled in
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Resolved! Update your browser!

https://community.virginmedia.com/t5/Digital-life/Why-you-need-to-update-your-Browser/ba-p/3529827 https://www.theregister.com/2021/02/05/chrome_zero_day_update/ A zero day threat has been discovered on Chromium based browsers (Edge, Chrome etc).  Go...

Tools for RG59 Push fit connectors

Hi,Home DIY'er but employed in Aviation industry as a tech so am 'on the spanners'.I need some extra cables and figured I would DIY. Do Vigin installers use a specific tool to push connectors onto coax prior to crimping F Pugs ?I have the RG59 Virgin...

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Hub 5 Firmware Upgrade

Had a Firmware upgrade pushed out this morning at 00:17  Service was resumed about 6 minutes later according to my Router emails.Now at LG-RDK_7.6.15-2306.5No idea what the changes are however as I use modem mode.

Adduxi by Very Insightful Person
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TNT Sports Channel

Bit sneaky of VM to discontinue this channel and not let customers know! It would have been nice to have been told.

hansi by Fibre optic
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Removing fibre cable

Currently with UPP broadband but my contract ends on the 1st June when it switches to Virgin. How will my old fibre cable be removed ???

DW26 by Joining in
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Could VM hate UDP 443 QUIC ?

Just thinking VM like their download they don't care about upload but in order to download you need to send something and VM don't want you sending the real amount and do ack suppression but what if VM QoS these packets for upstream so even if your l...

legacy1 by Alessandro Volta
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Comment on Windows 11 your experience

So much talk about Windows 11, I thought I'd give it a try and see what all the fuss was about.It took just over an hour to make the changes. I had to download an updated bios for my motherboard, which made the necessary adjustments without having to...

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Buffer6 by Legend
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