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by peteamer
Wed Aug 03, 2016 11:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 10
Replies: 48
Views: 18330

Re: Windows 10

Hi Steve, you may find that by going to 'control panel - power options' and then on the left hand side ' Choose what the power buttons do ' and switching off ' Turn on fast startup ' helps. If it's greyed out, an option further up, in blue text, should allow you to " Change settings that are current...
by peteamer
Sat Jun 11, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 10
Replies: 48
Views: 18330

Re: Windows 10

Hi ~El~Jefe~, try going to: start/Settings/Update & security/advanced options - At the top should be a choice of 'Automatic(recommended)' or 'Notify to schedule restart'

Or alternatively, in start/Settings/Update & security/ there may be a 'Change active hours'.

HTH

Cheers
by peteamer
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Small laser printer that doesnt curl paper?
Replies: 13
Views: 9060

Re: Small laser printer that doesnt curl paper?

Avi, you're more than welcome!

:)


Pete
by peteamer
Wed Aug 19, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 10
Replies: 48
Views: 18330

Re: Windows 10

Have been using WIN10 in a virtual machine on an old laptop since December/January (VMWare) and as the primary OS on my main work laptop since early March with no real issues. Only 'potential' problem is some of the Realtek audio drivers, but they can cause problems in WIN7 sometimes, so not Microso...
by peteamer
Tue Feb 03, 2015 12:14 am
Forum: SPCR's [email protected]
Topic: SPCR Folds Team Blog
Replies: 1664
Views: 588927

Re: SPCR Folds Team Blog

:lol: :D
by peteamer
Sat Nov 16, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Russ Kinder's 2009 Appalachian Trail Thru-hike
Replies: 6
Views: 9019

Re: Russ Kinder's 2009 Appalachian Trail Thru-hike

Impressive! It looks beautiful too. http://mail.yimg.com/ok/u/assets/img/emoticons/emo12.gif Jeez Trip , you're ' on the ball ' with this one!!! http://mail.yimg.com/ok/u/assets/img/emoticons/emo30.gif Or have 'you' been hijacked?..... Cheers Pete (Maybe you were hijacked, by aliens... for 4yrs, su...
by peteamer
Mon Oct 08, 2012 2:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: If you could ask God one question ...
Replies: 357
Views: 115307

Re:

aristide1 wrote:And how about Natalie Portmans phone number :?:
GamingGod... Is that you?..... :shock:
by peteamer
Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:44 am
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Sticky for the UK
Replies: 107
Views: 207181

Re: Sticky for the UK

Thank you for the thorough update, Spoon Boy! Absobloominlutely!!!!! :shock: 8) Well done!!! Mike, could the first post be edited to have the above in it? (with a well due credit to Spoon Boy ! ) Or add: http://www.silentpcreview.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=564514#p564514 as a direct link to Spoon B...
by peteamer
Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Sticky for the UK
Replies: 107
Views: 207181

Re: Sticky for the UK

Is it still worth posting about what vendors are available in the UK? I would guess so, as in, I got notification about this thread and looked, you had looked and posted,... I also know that I have used this thread in the last year or so, (even though you have to sort the wheat from the chaff) I wo...
by peteamer
Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico - Historic Disaster
Replies: 226
Views: 44442

Re: Sigh .. when will we learn?

http://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2010/07/22/china-oil-spill-threatens-sea-life-water/ Dead oil cleanup worker; drowned and covered with oil: http://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/China-oil-spill.jpg It's just a small point but... dead people don't usually ' hang on ' to their ...
by peteamer
Sun Jun 27, 2010 1:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Is Texas going back to the cavemen era?
Replies: 118
Views: 20145

psyopper wrote:It's a dead parrot.
Yes... but what kind of a 'Dead Parrot' is it?.....
by peteamer
Sat Mar 13, 2010 2:39 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: If you could ask God one question ...
Replies: 357
Views: 115307

aristide1 wrote:I've asked everybody else, so God, what's Natalie Portman's phone #?
Did you ask GamingGod?..... :mrgreen:
by peteamer
Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:55 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Amish poised to produce breakthrough processor
Replies: 12
Views: 1913

Re: Amish poised to produce breakthrough processor

RoGuE wrote:Aren't the words Amish and Technology oximorons?
:mrgreen:
by peteamer
Fri Sep 18, 2009 12:58 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Russ Kinder's 2009 Appalachian Trail Thru-hike
Replies: 6
Views: 9019

Rusty075 wrote:Finished!! Woohoo!
Well done Russ!!!

Image


8) 8) 8)



Pete
by peteamer
Sat Aug 22, 2009 2:43 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: You know you're getting old when...
Replies: 25
Views: 4884

You know you're getting old when...

You can't remember your witty reply by the time the reply box comes up.....
by peteamer
Sat Aug 01, 2009 10:00 am
Forum: Test Forum
Topic: Test
Replies: 4
Views: 3079

Re: Test

oopsminded wrote:3 post link rule hurts people
But makes the SPCR Forums a much better place to be..... :wink:
by peteamer
Thu Apr 16, 2009 10:10 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Are you aware that you're going to die ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2330

I envy you. :D Nothing to envy... I envy you not having 'heard', you are the one that is 'better off'... :lol: (Bug*er... How healthy is my bank balance?..... :? ) As seen from the graphs, the Epsilon's minimum impedance is 3 ohms and its maximum is 7.3 ohms. The maximum phase shift is +22 to -27 d...
by peteamer
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:45 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Are you aware that you're going to die ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2330

If it's this then you are in for a treat if driven correctly.

Had that pleasure myself.


Regards
Pete
by peteamer
Wed Apr 15, 2009 9:56 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Do you use backup software? Which?
Replies: 8
Views: 2523

syncback
by peteamer
Wed Apr 15, 2009 9:53 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Are you aware that you're going to die ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2330

aristide1 wrote:There's a recent full range ribbon loudspeaker I would like to hear for an afternoon. 8)
Not of Greek origin by any chance?
by peteamer
Sat Mar 21, 2009 1:53 am
Forum: SPCR's [email protected]
Topic: I'm red
Replies: 25
Views: 11489

haysdb wrote:18,713 points posted yesterday.
Image




Nice one 'Ol Timer'..... 8)




Regards & 'Keep it Up'...

Pete
8)
by peteamer
Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Not work safe langauge, but very funny.
Replies: 6
Views: 2024

I thought it was spelt 'apple', not 'Sony' .....
by peteamer
Wed Oct 01, 2008 10:34 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Non US citizens from the other 30 countries on the continent
Replies: 23
Views: 4780

andyb wrote:Why.? Is it International Cartwheel Day, on the 1st of the mysterious 20th month of the year :?
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


:twisted:
by peteamer
Wed Jun 18, 2008 10:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How many fluent languages/dialects do you speak?
Replies: 46
Views: 9639

Bluefront wrote:Now I speak only English, but have been forced to understand Eubonics.....a bastardization of English you hear all the time now (awful).
Coming from a 'newbie' American... that's F*****G Hilarious!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:


Me?...

Two Languages.....


English and Profane... :wink:
by peteamer
Wed Apr 16, 2008 9:49 am
Forum: SPCR Announcements
Topic: SPCR is 2, 3, 4, 5... now 6 yrs old!
Replies: 55
Views: 94445

Happy Birthday SPCR 8)

Mike, you could celebrate with another thread title change, it's getting kinda traditional. :lol:



Regards
Pete
by peteamer
Fri Apr 11, 2008 9:56 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Need a free image preview for XP
Replies: 4
Views: 1614

Hi Wedge, is the standard thumbnail view for individual folders not any good, if so why? (To help find a tailored solution) If you have that godawefull 'common tasks' bar on the left side running in XP, it will show you a smallish thmbnail. (Tools/Folder Options/General/Tasks/'Show common tasks in f...
by peteamer
Sun Feb 24, 2008 12:25 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Pre-installing drivers?
Replies: 1
Views: 1183

Hi, you can pre-instal them for your parents following the instructions on this HP page.

No need to have the printer attached from the looks of it.


Pete
by peteamer
Sat Feb 23, 2008 3:18 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: HD-DVD is dead - Toshiba throws in the towel
Replies: 17
Views: 3808

aristide1 wrote:It was strange watching a highdef war while people broadly accept MP3 sound.
Amen...
by peteamer
Mon Feb 04, 2008 11:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Hackers declare war on Scientology.
Replies: 62
Views: 13730

Well... everyone is bashing you Trip...

And I'm afraid old Friend that I'm gonna have to join in...


and say...


That I really don't like what you've done with your hair today....





:mrgreen:
by peteamer
Sat Feb 02, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: SPCR's [email protected]
Topic: 100,000 Point Club
Replies: 202
Views: 214100

:lol:

Showing your age there Centurion.....


:D