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Search: Posts Made By: CEYLON220
Forum: Bank Line 15th July 2019, 10:47
Replies: 26
Views: 3,034
Posted By CEYLON220
Going back to the 1950s - 60s, Ma-he ,Seychelles...

Going back to the 1950s - 60s, Ma-he ,Seychelles before it was a tourist attraction, Hong Kong where there was a bar every ten yards, Subic Bay where the US Marines thought they were cock of the...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 18th May 2019, 14:43
Replies: 40
Views: 5,086
Posted By CEYLON220
My days in the RN (50s)the Captain in cruisers...

My days in the RN (50s)the Captain in cruisers had a jeep on board for attending functions ashore driven by a Rating, never heard of one going on visits to his home using a jeep but agree it was...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 12th April 2019, 16:11
Replies: 235
Views: 24,381
Posted By CEYLON220
Sorry Roger but I served aboard the CEYLON on her...

Sorry Roger but I served aboard the CEYLON on her last Royal Navy commission 1958/60 out in the Far East station--she was sold to the Peruvian navy in 1960 and renamed CORONEL BOLOGNESI, Sailed from...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 12th April 2019, 11:10
Replies: 235
Views: 24,381
Posted By CEYLON220
Being ex Royal Navy I feel that all my mates from...

Being ex Royal Navy I feel that all my mates from the 1950-70 era have all passed away or no longer use the computer as I seem to be the only one here on SN who is still alive and kicking (just...
Forum: Brocklebank Line 15th March 2019, 15:49
Replies: 5
Views: 1,250
Posted By CEYLON220
Start to worry Phil when there`s a knock on your...

Start to worry Phil when there`s a knock on your door -- she might pay you a visit for old times sake--- explain that mate!!!!
Forum: Royal Navy 13th December 2018, 17:19
Replies: 4
Views: 2,163
Posted By CEYLON220
Loch Killisport quarter deck and the rest of the...

Loch Killisport quarter deck and the rest of the ships upper decking was painted green in 1955/6
Forum: Computers and The Internet 13th December 2018, 16:53
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Thanks mate for this info---the writing has come...

Thanks mate for this info---the writing has come up twice since my last post so I tried what you said= Ctrl-Alt-Del and it disappeared much to my relief, help from you all much appreciated....
Forum: Computers and The Internet 29th November 2018, 14:21
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By CEYLON220
Thanks Justwin but I had this problem before...

Thanks Justwin but I had this problem before loading Malwarebytes,
problem came on screen after PC World played about with it ,taking it back they charge 45 or more even before they open it up---I...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 29th November 2018, 10:57
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By CEYLON220
The icon appears but also does the error codes...

The icon appears but also does the error codes for both.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 28th November 2018, 17:12
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By CEYLON220
Trying to reinstall Window Defender on Windows 10...

Trying to reinstall Window Defender on Windows 10 the message comes up that this is already built in to my computer yet I still get an error code warning that this is not working--this is the same...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 20th November 2018, 10:20
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By CEYLON220
Window Defender

Windows 10 has a built in system--Window Defender--this has been working on my laptop ever since I bought it 2 years ago now suddenly I get a message telling me that an error has occurred and giving...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th November 2018, 16:32
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
That's where the problem started from, went into...

That's where the problem started from, went into system restore and up came the foreign language --couldn't erase it , couldn't get back into a programme finally took it to PC W to get it fixed--took...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 17th November 2018, 10:30
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
I`ve got Ccleaner on the laptop and just uploaded...

I`ve got Ccleaner on the laptop and just uploaded Malwarebyts , so we will see how we go from there ----referring to opening up at the start this Russian script only came on the screen once I logged...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th November 2018, 11:28
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Limeybiker -- Only one thing is that when this...

Limeybiker -- Only one thing is that when this Language appears it is when the laptop is first open and prevents me going into anything so I cannot go to any window sites , therefore I am snookered...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th November 2018, 11:16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Nice one Norm pleased to see the old navy humour...

Nice one Norm pleased to see the old navy humour is still around.(Applause)
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th November 2018, 12:02
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Thanks for all your suggestions --if the problem...

Thanks for all your suggestions --if the problem arises again I will try out all that you`ve said, here`s hoping that it won`t occur -- much appreciated for all the help you all have given me.
Dave
Forum: Computers and The Internet 11th November 2018, 11:32
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Thanks Frank but if you lived here the only place...

Thanks Frank but if you lived here the only place to take your computer is PC World --not many specialists in my area --- this fault came on the screen as "automatic repair" then all this Russian...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 10th November 2018, 15:12
Replies: 18
Views: 1,938
Posted By CEYLON220
Laptop problem

Windows 10--used the laptop all day and had no problems getting into favourite sites until I came back to it after lunch --opened it up and on the screen I got all this Russian/Greek wording--not...
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 11th October 2018, 16:30
Replies: 20
Views: 8,184
Posted By CEYLON220
These are 2 photos of a meeting in S`pore 1959...

These are 2 photos of a meeting in S`pore 1959 with mates from the RFA RESURGENT, she was our supply ship out in the Far East 1959 and seemed to be in every main ports that we visited (HMS...
Forum: Shaw Savill 21st January 2018, 10:35
Replies: 21
Views: 3,914
Posted By CEYLON220
Sorry to hear of your loss mate, may she rest in...

Sorry to hear of your loss mate, may she rest in peace, my condolences go to you and your family.
Forum: Royal Navy 2nd December 2017, 18:12
Replies: 39
Views: 7,901
Posted By CEYLON220
My nickname in the RN was "Crocket" referring...

My nickname in the RN was "Crocket" referring to my name Dave (Davy)
Forum: Other International Navies 17th November 2017, 15:00
Replies: 54
Views: 10,717
Posted By CEYLON220
Was`nt aware that Argentina had submarines,...

Was`nt aware that Argentina had submarines, anymore news on the San Juan? I have now gone to the Argentina Navy site and found that she has 3 subs:

SANTA CRUZ S41
JUAN S42 BOTH...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th September 2017, 18:03
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By CEYLON220
RFA RESURGENT Far East 1959

Any old hands from the RFA RESURGENT when she was out in the Far East in 1959 in company with HMS CEYLON holding a drinking party for my 23rd Birthday and a couple of my mates off shore Manilla...
Forum: Say Hello 31st March 2017, 10:49
Replies: 22
Views: 1,906
Posted By CEYLON220
I`m getting the same problem, not with SN but...

I`m getting the same problem, not with SN but trying to enter my e mail address to get to my mail, the sign keeps coming up that there has been unusual activity and suggests that I change my...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 22nd December 2016, 17:53
Replies: 1
Views: 904
Posted By CEYLON220
Rfa resurgent 1958/9

Celebrated my 23 Birthday Day with these mates from the RFA RESURGENT in S`pore 1959 but over the years I have forgotten their names, if anyone knew of them or of their where abouts as I would like...
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