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Forum: Radio Yesterday, 13:39
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By albertd
Pardon? :confused::confused::confused:

Pardon?

:confused::confused::confused:
Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology 29-07-2014, 19:35
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By albertd
It is a type of voltage regulator, like a more...

It is a type of voltage regulator, like a more modern zener diode. You will notice the similarity to that in the Russian circuit with the series resistor and the voltage tap off between the...
Forum: Technical 29-07-2014, 18:25
Replies: 240
Views: 28,068
Posted By albertd
Thinking back, I suspect that those valve types...

Thinking back, I suspect that those valve types were fairly contemporary with many that were in use here in the mid-1950s. B7G and B9A miniature valves were in fairly common use by then, but plenty...
Forum: Broadband Internet 27-07-2014, 23:40
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By albertd
Internet Service Provider - the firm you get your...

Internet Service Provider - the firm you get your own broadband from.
Forum: Broadband Internet 27-07-2014, 22:44
Replies: 8
Views: 736
Posted By albertd
If you use BT as your ISP, you might be able to...

If you use BT as your ISP, you might be able to find a BT hotspot you can use.
Forum: Radio 27-07-2014, 16:47
Replies: 10
Views: 880
Posted By albertd
If they are in Band 2, then that is fine, but...

If they are in Band 2, then that is fine, but calling themselves Jil FM when they are on medium wave AM seems very odd.
Forum: Radio 27-07-2014, 15:00
Replies: 10
Views: 880
Posted By albertd
I find it very strange to see a channel called...

I find it very strange to see a channel called "Xxxxx FM" on Medium Wave as they are all AM stations there.
Forum: General Discussion 27-07-2014, 13:49
Replies: 38
Views: 1,321
Posted By albertd
Prince Regent Street does not exist. There is a...

Prince Regent Street does not exist. There is a Prince Regent Lane in the Canning Town area. If you mean Regent Street you need to be a bit more specific as it is fairly long.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 25-07-2014, 16:57
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By albertd
If it is that, it may need to be whilst on the...

If it is that, it may need to be whilst on the problem page.
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2014, 11:29
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By albertd
Probably as much as anything that the science was...

Probably as much as anything that the science was not so well understood 60-70 years ago and people still suffered from it without realising what it was and what caused it.
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2014, 08:13
Replies: 104
Views: 2,915
Posted By albertd
How certain are you of your facts there? A name...

How certain are you of your facts there? A name is applied to something for human reasons, but it doesn't necessarily mean that it is appropriate.

Have you got documentary evidence that they will...
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2014, 07:26
Replies: 104
Views: 2,915
Posted By albertd
No, I use one of these...

No, I use one of these (http://www.primrose.co.uk/katcha-bug-spider-catcher-p-12273.html?src=lhc) to catch them and put them outside. Very good for wasps and bees as well.
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 23:41
Replies: 18
Views: 1,082
Posted By albertd
I wonder when NK are going to notice the HIGNFY...

I wonder when NK are going to notice the HIGNFY intro sequence.
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 21-07-2014, 16:04
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By albertd
Thanks folks. I have done what I can to try and...

Thanks folks. I have done what I can to try and do what is possible. I have changed my real name on it to lots of "xxx"s and used one of their "noreply" email addresses as my primary email and...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 21-07-2014, 15:46
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By albertd
I don't want to do only that, I want to close the...

I don't want to do only that, I want to close the account completely.

ianx: Thanks for that thought. Using that I have now recovered the password and got into the account, but I still cannot see...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 21-07-2014, 15:25
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By albertd
Getting rid of Skype

Does anyone know how to close down a free Skype account without knowing the user name and password?

I experimented with Skype very briefly shortly after it started and didn't continue with it and I...
Forum: Technical 20-07-2014, 18:05
Replies: 240
Views: 28,068
Posted By albertd
In the right conditions, there is always a...

In the right conditions, there is always a possibility of reception from France where you are. There are main transmitters near Brest, Rennes and Cherbourg. If you were very lucky something in N....
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 17:47
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
Exactly, and like you I have experienced the...

Exactly, and like you I have experienced the power of lightning by having a PC damaged in a storm some years ago, resulting from having a modem connected to an overhead phone line when a strike came...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 17:30
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
I think you are missing the point of that reply. ...

I think you are missing the point of that reply. Of course nobody would wish their houses to be struck by lightning, so for you to suggest that they might really is ridiculous.

I am sure that all...
Forum: PC & Mac Hardware and Software 20-07-2014, 16:15
Replies: 14
Views: 1,997
Posted By albertd
Perhaps Wordpress gets things put onto the Google...

Perhaps Wordpress gets things put onto the Google search quite rapidly and something on your site contained a keyword (your name perhaps?) which caused your contact to spot it.
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 15:48
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
It seems to be quite complex and you have buy a...

It seems to be quite complex and you have buy a lot of the bits and pieces and build it yourself (I think a total figure of some 200 is mentioned). After that, I think all it will do is feed data...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 12:01
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
There was a patch crossing the French coast about...

There was a patch crossing the French coast about 6pm yesterday looking as if it would cross over towards Brighton, but it fizzled out soon after.

A much more active cell passed further east. It...
Forum: Freeview 19-07-2014, 19:21
Replies: 8
Views: 784
Posted By albertd
The stb2aw11 is not on the list, but the stb2aw09...

The stb2aw11 is not on the list, but the stb2aw09 is. It has the same menu option that I mentioned in Post #2.
Forum: General Discussion 19-07-2014, 17:22
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
Quite understandable. Our neighbour's dog is...

Quite understandable. Our neighbour's dog is just the same.
Forum: General Discussion 19-07-2014, 15:47
Replies: 1,743
Views: 78,180
Posted By albertd
I doubt if anyone is, just resigned to the fact...

I doubt if anyone is, just resigned to the fact that it can happen but is very improbable, like having an asteroid fall on it.
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