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Forum: Big Brother 16-04-2015, 10:48
Replies: 18
Views: 1,137
Posted By emptybox
Why should we have to click a Youtube link to...

Why should we have to click a Youtube link to find out what the thread's about??
Forum: Tablets and e-Readers 13-04-2015, 16:39
Replies: 10
Views: 766
Posted By emptybox
I've got a Motorola Xoom 10" tablet that is stuck...

I've got a Motorola Xoom 10" tablet that is stuck on 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
Bought it 4 years ago, and it was running Honeycomb then, so it did get one upgrade.

Doesn't make much difference...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 12-04-2015, 15:25
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By emptybox
It'll be fine for a dual monitor setup. Might be...

It'll be fine for a dual monitor setup.

Might be better to buy a base unit only, and then two matching monitors though. Unless you've already got another monitor you want to use?

Also that computer...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 10-04-2015, 12:18
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
If you mean the Mail, Calendar and People apps...

If you mean the Mail, Calendar and People apps aren't working in build 10041+, then it's down to some problem with the Store (beta).
There's a fix for that...
Forum: Big Brother 06-04-2015, 23:19
Replies: 10
Views: 888
Posted By emptybox
I presume you mean theme OP? Do you? :confused: :D

I presume you mean theme OP? Do you? :confused: :D
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 06-04-2015, 15:17
Replies: 1
Views: 565
Posted By emptybox
I've got the Amazon Fire TV box, and you can...

I've got the Amazon Fire TV box, and you can easily download the Plex app to it. Plus you can sideload Kodi to it fairly easily as well (doesn't require any rooting or...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2015, 16:33
Replies: 22
Views: 810
Posted By emptybox
Can I ask you what you think poultry are made of,...

Can I ask you what you think poultry are made of, if not meat? :confused:
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 01-04-2015, 11:55
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
Not sure where your confidence on that is coming...

Not sure where your confidence on that is coming from? :confused: :p :D

Microsoft havn't attempted an upgrade programme on this scale before. The closest thing was upgrading Windows 8 to 8.1, and...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 31-03-2015, 17:56
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By emptybox
Can you not just set the wallpaper to 'stretch'...

Can you not just set the wallpaper to 'stretch' to get it to fill the screen?
Presuming you're setting the picture as wallpaper that is?
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 31-03-2015, 13:55
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
That's if you can trust Microsoft to upgrade your...

That's if you can trust Microsoft to upgrade your fully working Windows 7 or 8 install without botching it.

At the moment Windows Update in the Technical Preview seems to be seriously screwed...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 30-03-2015, 12:27
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
I hope they bring out a new less buggy build PDQ,...

I hope they bring out a new less buggy build PDQ, because I can't get 10041 to even install on one of my machines.
(as detailed on the other thread...
Forum: Advice 28-03-2015, 22:49
Replies: 71
Views: 5,129
Posted By emptybox
I must be missing something. What on earth has...

I must be missing something.
What on earth has your age got to do with which phone you buy? :confused:

Mind you, I'm in my mid fifties. :D
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 28-03-2015, 13:59
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
I doubt if it'll be any more traumatic than...

I doubt if it'll be any more traumatic than upgrading from Windows 8 to 8.1.
Or it shouldn't be, if all goes smoothly.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 28-03-2015, 13:40
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
Just under the year hopefully, as they're only...

Just under the year hopefully, as they're only guaranteeing it's going to be free for the first year after release.
Although opinion is that they're likely to extend that.

If they're going to push...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 27-03-2015, 16:56
Replies: 108
Views: 6,225
Posted By emptybox
Windows 10 operates more like Windows 7; i.e...

Windows 10 operates more like Windows 7; i.e everything happens on the desktop, and there's a Start menu rather than a Start screen.

But it still retains the Modern apps of Windows 8, and the flat...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 27-03-2015, 16:25
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
Well Pentium 4 covers a very wide range of...

Well Pentium 4 covers a very wide range of CPUs.
Mine is a socket 775 Pentium 4 650 Prescott 3.4GHz 64bit from 2005 with HT and supports the NX bit feature (enabled in BIOS), so no real reason why it...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 26-03-2015, 10:02
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
In the one machine that updated successfully...

In the one machine that updated successfully Cortana is working fine as far as I can see.
I don't have a microphone on that PC, so can't talk to her, but she pronounced my name perfectly, and puts up...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 25-03-2015, 23:56
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
The ISO for 10041 has now been released, and I...

The ISO for 10041 has now been released, and I tried a clean install from that.
It seemed to go OK but on one of the restarts during the install it gives a BSOD error, and I can't get beyond...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 25-03-2015, 11:43
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
Well Windows Update has been moved from Control...

Well Windows Update has been moved from Control Panel to the new Settings app, and there are very few options in there at all at the moment.

Just about all you can do is choose whether to get...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 24-03-2015, 22:29
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
Not certain what you mean TBH? :confused: Doesn't...

Not certain what you mean TBH? :confused:
Doesn't mention anything about torrents in that blog anyway.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 24-03-2015, 20:41
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
It's Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview, and...

It's Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview, and Internet Explorer is still there front and centre, at the moment.



:D
The update seems to have worked on one computer, but refuses to install on another,...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 24-03-2015, 15:33
Replies: 186
Views: 16,528
Posted By emptybox
Not sure if it's been mentioned, but as of the...

Not sure if it's been mentioned, but as of the 18th March Build 10041 has been released to those opting to get new builds fast through Windows Update.
(not available as an ISO)

Quite a few new...
Forum: Advice 24-03-2015, 13:32
Replies: 61
Views: 3,200
Posted By emptybox
Racing car style paddle shaped levers, one either...

Racing car style paddle shaped levers, one either side of the steering wheel.
You click one to go up a gear, and the other to go down.
Forum: Advice 22-03-2015, 17:53
Replies: 20
Views: 1,831
Posted By emptybox
You'll probably find the cardboard packaging was...

You'll probably find the cardboard packaging was the solar eclipse kit.
I've seen pictures of people watching it with a cardboard box over their head. :D
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 21-03-2015, 22:45
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By emptybox
Well it's got a higher resolution screen than the...

Well it's got a higher resolution screen than the one you pointed to in the OP. :D

These cheap tablets might be OK, But I'd expect that you'd get frustrated by the general 'laggyness' of them fairly...
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