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Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Aug 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,188
Posted By tuckeratlarge
SSD on fairly old system

I have a reasonably old PC - Dell Studio 540 with quad core Q8200, 4 gigs of RAM and WD 640gig HDD - is it worth putting an SSD (thinking Samsung 830 256gig) in there? Thinking speed and stability.
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Forum: Software 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,165
Posted By tuckeratlarge
The Skydrive iOS app has updated and I still get...

The Skydrive iOS app has updated and I still get the same problem. Is anyone else? Anyone solved it?
Forum: Software 07 May 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,165
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Skydrive on the iPad 3

Is there a file size limit in Skydrive for iPad? Not the upload size but the 'view' size.

I have uploaded a few pdf's from my 7pc and the ones that are reasonably small display in iOS SkyDrive...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2011
Replies: 1,004
Views: 53,479
Posted By tuckeratlarge
I'm 43 and feeling old, not only a Grandad my...

I'm 43 and feeling old, not only a Grandad my optician recommended Bi-Focals yesterday.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,023
Posted By tuckeratlarge
works a treat, thanks.

works a treat, thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,023
Posted By tuckeratlarge
[chrome]Force pop ups into tabs

Does anyone know of an extension or hidden setting to force all links into tabs. I click on pics or whatever and some appear in a pop up. I don't want that I want tabs. I can do it in Firefox I want...
Forum: Chillout Room 19 Mar 2011
Replies: 1,522
Views: 55,573
Posted By tuckeratlarge
8/10 - Garfield dancing

8/10 - Garfield dancing
Forum: Chillout Room 19 Mar 2011
Replies: 1,452
Views: 53,180
Posted By tuckeratlarge
5/10 cos I don't understand the significance of...

5/10 cos I don't understand the significance of android eating a Liver-bird.
Forum: System Security 13 Mar 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 3,327
Posted By tuckeratlarge
No offence intended, but are you seriously saying...

No offence intended, but are you seriously saying he should ditch a 600 application so he can keep Windows Defender running on his system? If you have an AV app installed you don't need Defender.
Forum: News 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 414
Views: 59,840
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Ditto - although only 4GB RAM and slower CPU. ...

Ditto - although only 4GB RAM and slower CPU.

Through windows update I only need 88.7MB of SP1 x64 - nice.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,075
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Email with server down

Not wishing to appear thicky mcthick from thick town, but if my web hosts server goes down for whatever reason and my website goes offline, if I get an email, does that email get lost?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Oct 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 6,680
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Sorry GrimmJow but you seem to have got the wrong...

Sorry GrimmJow but you seem to have got the wrong end of the stick. As I said I want to just get one or two photos off my Skydrive into an email in the Web Based Hotmail. I can insert photos from my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 Oct 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 6,680
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Unable to insert Photos from Skydrive into Hotmail

Colour me thick, but I cannot find a way to insert a photo from my Skydrive into an email I am composing in Hotmail.

The only options in the Photo button in Hotmail are 'Create a new album', Web...
Forum: News 30 Sep 2010
Replies: 37
Views: 4,038
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Installed without a hitch. For a change I...

Installed without a hitch.

For a change I thought I'd try Live Mesh, looks OK and simples to set up. Can't be any worse than V-Stuff.
Forum: System Security 30 Sep 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 831
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Hahahahahaha Yet another publication saying...

Hahahahahaha Yet another publication saying torrent sites are very dangerous. I don't know if I have ever read an article in any of the consumer PC publications, online or wood-pulp, that says...
Forum: Chillout Room 27 Sep 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Methinks nobody cares about the mall ninja

Methinks nobody cares about the mall ninja
Forum: Chillout Room 13 Sep 2010
Replies: 23
Views: 2,252
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Only the American Police could confuse a...

Only the American Police could confuse a character intended to make fun of pedophiles with being a pedophile. Their investigative skilled are definitely called into question.

The acronym ACAB...
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Aug 2010
Replies: 21
Views: 2,275
Posted By tuckeratlarge
My first desktop PC was an Amstrad PC2286 with an...

My first desktop PC was an Amstrad PC2286 with an 8Mhz 286, 640k Ram, 25Mb Hard Drive, and DOS with DOSShell.

The funniest thing was the inclusion of Windows 1 on floppy disc. It was too slow to...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Aug 2010
Replies: 111
Views: 9,895
Posted By tuckeratlarge
There is only one annoyance I can think of... ...

There is only one annoyance I can think of...

When I have windows explorer open and have the contents of a folder open in list view. The list of folders in the right pane obviously goes into...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Jul 2010
Replies: 52
Views: 20,542
Posted By tuckeratlarge
It is now down to 39.95 on software4students. I...

It is now down to 39.95 on software4students. I bought it and for that money it's a bargain - you save nearly 400. How you can justify paying retail is beyond me.

You now don't need an .edu or...
Forum: Software 17 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 999
Posted By tuckeratlarge
I just tried tweetdeck and it's nice in many...

I just tried tweetdeck and it's nice in many ways. Not happy about the width of the columns not being sizeable (I need them wider). Also, although you can have it set to only show you the tweets...
Forum: Software 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 999
Posted By tuckeratlarge
twitter client? old to new

Can anyone recommend a twitter client that shows you your new tweets since you last logged on? So I can read from oldest to newest. I find it tedious pressing the more button until I get to a tweet...
Forum: Microsoft Office 26 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 4,667
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Well bugger me. I have had this problem since the...

Well bugger me. I have had this problem since the Beta. I have asked on several forums and thought, seeing as no-one had an answer - not even the mighty Google, I would ask on Neowin.

But as soon...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 4,667
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Thanks for the reply but that's like saying... ...

Thanks for the reply but that's like saying...

I can not get the top of the jam jar, can anyone help? Then you replying - "why not have peanut butter"

Anyone know how to solve my problem?
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 4,667
Posted By tuckeratlarge
Office 2010 and Save As to Skydrive Problem

I am having a little trouble with Office 2010 and saving to SkyDrive.

Basically I can't. I click on the backstage/Save and Send/Save to Web. The my Skydrive is signed in and I can see my folders....
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