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Forum: Software 7th May 2015, 09:11
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By badders
You can get Gmail to check other email accounts...

You can get Gmail to check other email accounts (Settings -> Accounts and Import -> Check mail from other accounts (using POP3)) and enable POP3 for the other accounts.

I've got it set up so...
Forum: General 5th May 2015, 09:31
Replies: 61
Views: 1,563
Posted By badders
With your deck boards running that way (side to...

With your deck boards running that way (side to side) - what measures do you have for water runoff?
Mine are perpendicular to the house, angled down away from the house (about a 1.5-2in drop over...
Forum: General 30th Apr 2015, 15:30
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By badders
The half speed thing is interesting - I get...

The half speed thing is interesting - I get similar, and after a bit of back-and-forth with a decent engineer, discovered that the cables from the cabinet to my house are actually aluminium, not...
Forum: General 27th Apr 2015, 15:34
Replies: 61
Views: 1,563
Posted By badders
D'oh! My 9mx3m decking is down with B&Q...

D'oh!

My 9mx3m decking is down with B&Q screws. Some are okay, but some have rusted beyond all hope.

It has been down 6 years this summer though. I didn't do too badly!
Forum: Serious 24th Apr 2015, 14:49
Replies: 19
Views: 1,359
Posted By badders
I'm having a real problem with elections at the...

I'm having a real problem with elections at the moment.

"Policies" are all just unsecured promises that the party are then free to ignore once they are elected, and more than that, I agree with...
Forum: General 23rd Apr 2015, 15:05
Replies: 20
Views: 907
Posted By badders
My daughter (3yo) loves Ninja Warrior UK - she...

My daughter (3yo) loves Ninja Warrior UK - she gets really into it and cheers people along, with big belly laughs when they fall in the water. her only complaint is that she has to go to bed half way...
Forum: Software 2nd Apr 2015, 10:40
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By badders
I get that, but when you push a thing to...

I get that, but when you push a thing to chromecast, it requires a constant connection to retain control.

E.g. The other day,I pushed an audio stream to mine from my phone, then realised I needed...
Forum: Software 2nd Apr 2015, 09:56
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By badders
If your tablet is losing connection to the...

If your tablet is losing connection to the Chromecast when the screen goes off- it may just be that it's putting it's Wifi adapter to sleep when the screen is off.
In Wifi settings, there should be...
Forum: Tech Support 23rd Mar 2015, 15:14
Replies: 3
Views: 710
Posted By badders
Maybe something like stty rows N where N is the...

Maybe something like stty rows N where N is the number of rows that can be displayed on the monitor.
Otherwise, clear will clear the screen and give you a fresh prompt at the top.
Forum: General 5th Mar 2015, 15:37
Replies: 97
Views: 3,983
Posted By badders
IT Support Operations Manager checking in ...

IT Support Operations Manager checking in

Edit: previously, was a Radar Field Engineer, then an Electricians mate on the London Underground refurb project, then a 1st/2nd level Global Websites...
Forum: General 12th Feb 2015, 11:39
Replies: 55
Other PSU Giveaway
Views: 2,434
Posted By badders
Count me in please - my "server"'s PSU is...

Count me in please - my "server"'s PSU is currently on its last legs!
Forum: General 3rd Feb 2015, 11:31
Replies: 41
TV Shows Firefly
Views: 1,393
Posted By badders
Flashforward was rapidly becoming one of my very...

Flashforward was rapidly becoming one of my very favourite TV series.

Have you read the book? It's different (obviously), but very, very good.
Forum: General 29th Jan 2015, 13:25
Replies: 50
Views: 2,459
Posted By badders
The worst part about taking a day trip to London...

The worst part about taking a day trip to London with a 3 year old is the fact that there are no toilets anywhere. She's only small, doesn't get much notice that she needs to go (5 mins is about her...
Forum: Software 16th Jan 2015, 13:41
Replies: 7
Views: 1,053
Posted By badders
What is your default printer set as?

What is your default printer set as?
Forum: General 26th Nov 2014, 15:45
Replies: 19
Views: 2,323
Posted By badders
Supermonkey...

Supermonkey (http://forums.bit-tech.net/member.php?u=11441) does, I think - might be worth shooting him a PM?
Forum: General 11th Nov 2014, 13:38
Replies: 1,507
Views: 163,277
Posted By badders
HaHahaha!

HaHahaha!
Forum: Software 11th Nov 2014, 13:30
Replies: 6
Views: 818
Posted By badders
You can also install ubuntu straight to a USB...

You can also install ubuntu straight to a USB stick - that's what I did.

Functions just like a (slower) normal installation.
Forum: General 24th Oct 2014, 11:37
Replies: 49
Views: 5,257
Posted By badders
Middle-click, with the mousewheel, or shift+left...

Middle-click, with the mousewheel, or shift+left click.
Forum: Article Discussion 20th Oct 2014, 12:16
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By badders
Haaaa, Game *Jam*.

Haaaa, Game *Jam*.
Forum: General 13th Oct 2014, 08:11
Replies: 9
Other Very Scared
Views: 5,653
Posted By badders
I've had a shaved head for the best part of 15...

I've had a shaved head for the best part of 15 years now.
Low maintenance, never looks greasy, and easy to style in the morning.

My only issue is when it starts to grow out, and I can't get the...
Forum: General 11th Oct 2014, 19:45
Replies: 15
Views: 10,931
Posted By badders
Fairly accurate - I can tell when I turn...

Fairly accurate - I can tell when I turn something on that's 10-15Watts.

Our baseline reading with all normal bits on (Alar clocks, fridage, server, router, networking gear etc.) is about 240W,...
Forum: General 10th Oct 2014, 14:25
Replies: 15
Views: 10,931
Posted By badders
I bought myself a CurrentCost Envir, which has a...

I bought myself a CurrentCost Envir, which has a serial (USB) output, which can be monitored.

I wrote a little blog post about it here...
Forum: General 10th Oct 2014, 14:13
Replies: 1,507
Views: 163,277
Posted By badders
I think that introducing flimsy cockpits into the...

I think that introducing flimsy cockpits into the mix would only serve to delay drivers from exiting the vehicle after an incident - the amount of reinforcing they would need to put in to make the...
Forum: General 10th Oct 2014, 14:06
Replies: 16
Views: 10,130
Posted By badders
Linux Outlaws - Linux and Technology discussion...

Linux Outlaws - Linux and Technology discussion from Fab & Dan
Ubuntu UK Podcast - Ubuntu, Linux and Technology discussion
Linux Voice - Linux and Technology, from the Linux Voice Magazine
PC Pro...
Forum: General 18th Sep 2014, 13:19
Replies: 112
Views: 6,165
Posted By badders
I'm in - let's see what this mechanical keyboard...

I'm in - let's see what this mechanical keyboard kerfuffle is all about.
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