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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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VOIP settings

We've just bought VOIP phones on the understanding (having spoken to Virgin support) that we could use them over VOIP via our Virgin router. After some digging around here, it looks like this isn't possible. Could someone (ideally from Virgin) please...

mra_2024 by Joining in
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Keep blueyonder virgin -> O2

Future farther in law is not happy with renewal price £80 (paying 60 now going up to 100) for 250mb 2 boxes for TV and 3 WiFi pods (because the hub 3 is rubbish)His main issue for not leaving is the loss of his blueyonder (yes I know he could switch ...

jesma by Joining in
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Resolved! IP address changed

So I recently set up a DDNS service to be be able to use https://hetrixtools.com/ and/or https://www.thinkbroadband.com/broadband/monitoring/quality free services. The idea of using DDNS for these is I don't have to reconfigure them if my IP address ...

itathome by Tuning in
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Resolved! Virgin Bills

I'm getting to the stage where, with all the increases in energy bills, I won't be able to afford my Virgin Media bill much longer. I am an 80 year old pensioner on a fixed income, and my neighbour who is also with Virgin Media, pays much less, and w...

hansi by Fibre optic
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Switching from broadband + Landline to a VOIP system

I have four Panasonic portable phones with a master? holder with Answerphone facilities that I do not bother using as it does NOT indicate when there are messages.Any way would like to switch over to using voip service so the question is on the basis...

vbcoen by On our wavelength
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Can't connect to network other devices connect

I have just purchased a Samsung Galaxy Book 3 and cannot connect to my home WiFi network. I identify the WiFi and put in the security key only to be told i cannot connect to the network.It will connect to WiFi at my friend's house (Sky WiFi) all my o...

wood296 by On our wavelength
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Trying to get Virgin broadband connection

Virgin won't connect Broadband saying its not available where I live even though both neighbouring properties have the service and I think there is a cable wire on the property. What do I do?  Any thoughts gratefully accepted!

cliff07 by Joining in
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