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Forum: General 25th Jul 2014, 13:00
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By Jim
I ran a WP-based site with most of the comment...

I ran a WP-based site with most of the comment features disabled, so it wasn't physically possible to click a box and comment on the articles.

I still got spam though - I could see the comments in...
Forum: Project Logs 13th Jul 2014, 11:32
Replies: 26
Views: 5,422
Posted By Jim
Seriously? When you say nothing...

Seriously? When you say nothing...
Forum: Hardware 2nd Jul 2014, 13:47
Replies: 28
Views: 1,950
Posted By Jim
Pretty much the same story here with the Samsung...

Pretty much the same story here with the Samsung U28D590D, although I'm gaming with a GTX 760.

I haven't tried anything too recent yet, but it will be interesting to see what happens when I do. I...
Forum: Article Discussion 2nd Jul 2014, 13:43
Replies: 17
Views: 479
Posted By Jim
That's true, but card companies do go further,...

That's true, but card companies do go further, i.e. Visa Chargeback, which applies on both debit cards and credit cards and for transactions below 100.

Effectively it's a voluntary extension of...
Forum: Hardware 2nd Jul 2014, 13:24
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Jim
Isn't this what HP Airprint does? If so you...

Isn't this what HP Airprint does?

If so you just get one of those printers, and set up an automatic filter to forward the email to the printer.
Forum: Serious 27th Jun 2014, 10:23
Replies: 27
Views: 1,080
Posted By Jim
I don't understand what you're getting from this....

I don't understand what you're getting from this.

You're not getting any money, obviously. Are you forging links that feel likely to result in job offers? I can't imagine that anyone other than...
Forum: Serious 27th Jun 2014, 10:12
Replies: 66
Views: 2,630
Posted By Jim
Ultimately, it comes down to what's more...

Ultimately, it comes down to what's more important - the car, or everything else.

I have mates to whom their car is absolutely everything. They live with their parents, and don't go out, but they...
Forum: Tech Support 20th Jun 2014, 17:45
Replies: 2
Views: 746
Posted By Jim
If drivers install software with them then they...

If drivers install software with them then they tend to appear in add/remove, but drivers alone shouldn't - they've just be in device manager.
Forum: Gaming 20th Jun 2014, 17:43
Replies: 21
Views: 613
Posted By Jim
Congrats chaps, and thanks for the contest TGS :)

Congrats chaps, and thanks for the contest TGS :)
Forum: Gaming 19th Jun 2014, 19:08
Replies: 21
Views: 613
Posted By Jim
Count me in, plox :)

Count me in, plox :)
Forum: General 12th Jun 2014, 19:29
Replies: 10
Views: 2,575
Posted By Jim
The weight limits are very restrictive for the 1...

The weight limits are very restrictive for the 1 service.
Forum: Article Discussion 10th Jun 2014, 21:15
Replies: 16
Views: 488
Posted By Jim
I'm sure they'll find a way to put it on GFWL,...

I'm sure they'll find a way to put it on GFWL, Social Club, uPlay and Origin all at the same time.
Forum: Gaming 10th Jun 2014, 21:06
Replies: 38
Views: 1,589
Posted By Jim
Just realised I never mentioned Dropship. ...

Just realised I never mentioned Dropship.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/d/d4/Dropship.jpg/101px-Dropship.jpg

Loved that game! I lost many hours to it...
Forum: Article Discussion 4th Jun 2014, 23:16
Replies: 19
Views: 744
Posted By Jim
Disagree with that. In Windows 7, if I want to...

Disagree with that. In Windows 7, if I want to format a drive, I type partition, and hit enter. In Windows 8, for some unknown reason, I type partition, and it stares blankly at me saying "There...
Forum: Hardware 2nd Jun 2014, 19:18
Replies: 20
Views: 1,105
Posted By Jim
I don't really think you should need to do much. ...

I don't really think you should need to do much.

IIRC the only real "setting" that my AV receiver had was to add in delays to account for the distance between you and the speakers (i.e. accounting...
Forum: Hardware 25th May 2014, 20:43
Replies: 12
Views: 860
Posted By Jim
I would question the benefit of a really rubbish...

I would question the benefit of a really rubbish 4K TV over a top quality 1080p.

I mean, 4K generally means improved image quality, but poor quality TV means decreased image quality, so they'll...
Forum: Serious 23rd May 2014, 20:52
Replies: 63
Views: 3,897
Posted By Jim
If you took it that far, then a lot of crime...

If you took it that far, then a lot of crime bosses could never be convicted.
Forum: Article Discussion 19th May 2014, 20:39
Replies: 55
Views: 1,746
Posted By Jim
If there's a healthy price drop on the Surface 2...

If there's a healthy price drop on the Surface 2 RT, I might be tempted to grab one of those - can't see that they'll offer any spec improvements to tempt me with the third generation.
Forum: Serious 10th May 2014, 12:34
Replies: 73
Views: 2,991
Posted By Jim
UKIP were a fringe party. They were only formed...

UKIP were a fringe party. They were only formed twenty years ago. It won't effect immediate change, but it's still a valid approach.
Forum: Serious 9th May 2014, 19:58
Replies: 73
Views: 2,991
Posted By Jim
Stand yourself? Encourage someone who you is...

Stand yourself? Encourage someone who you is better to stand?

I'd be surprised if many people have looked into the policies of all the independents and still think they're all similar.

If...
Forum: Serious 9th May 2014, 16:09
Replies: 73
Views: 2,991
Posted By Jim
The answer to that is to pick a better candidate,...

The answer to that is to pick a better candidate, not to spoil the ballot.
Forum: Article Discussion 9th May 2014, 15:32
Replies: 27
Views: 1,298
Posted By Jim
AFAIK you can request a refund. I don't think...

AFAIK you can request a refund. I don't think everyone has been given one automatically.
Forum: Serious 9th May 2014, 15:30
Replies: 73
Views: 2,991
Posted By Jim
But what does that achieve? If we do...

But what does that achieve?

If we do discover that people aren't voting because they don't believe in the current system, then what are supposed to do? It's fairly clear that democracies aren't...
Forum: Serious 9th May 2014, 13:17
Replies: 73
Views: 2,991
Posted By Jim
Absence of evidence isn't evidence. There...

Absence of evidence isn't evidence.

There are a lot of reasons for not voting, which disproves your argument in a single stroke.

And, for what it's worth, I'd be very surprised if even the...
Forum: Article Discussion 9th May 2014, 13:15
Replies: 27
Views: 1,298
Posted By Jim
I don't know about misleading advertising,...

I don't know about misleading advertising, because it's very hard to say what is and isn't misleading, but certainly editing people's posts in the community discussions is unacceptable.

To be...
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