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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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Loss of sound on some channels

We have an issue whereby the sound on some channels and apps is not available. The channels are ITV (incl 1,2,3 & 4), 5 USA, 5Star, Really and others. The apps are BBCiplayer, ITVX, Prime and UTube. Does anyone know how to resolve this, thanks.

jjalexan by Joining in
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Advice re WiFi Pods vs Mesh

So I recently upgraded to the Volt 1gb package and I'm awaiting the WiFi pod that they are sending out. Over WiFi I am getting around 300mbps in most rooms, though one room was less than 30mbps, hence the pod.However, I have a mesh system that I've n...

roilaa by Joining in
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Re: New Outlook Mac OS and Windows some thoughts.

@用心棒 wrote:@ravenstar68 wrote:Nope it's not.  The Properties->Internet Headers is in the Classic Version of Outlook.  The New version aims to move the interface in a similar direction to that of Outlook on the Web.⋮Sorry to read that.Seems the instru...

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ravenstar68 by Very Insightful Person
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Resolved! 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! TV: Where's it going?

I ditched VM TV many moons ago and use Freeview via a rooftop aerial and a vintage Humax box plus apps (BBC, Now, Disney) on my 6 year old smart TV.I admit to being behind the curve on where TV is going. My decade old aerial seems a bit knackered as ...

Website Domain being blocked

Hi all, suddenly my broadband is blocking my website?  (https://www.childprotectionuk.co.uk/) everyone else can see and access it but when I try to view the website via my broadband I get "The page you are looking for is temporarily unavailable.Pleas...

CPTUK by Joining in
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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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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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