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Search: Posts Made By: George.GM
Forum: Computers and The Internet 21st May 2020, 15:13
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By George.GM
ML. Thanks. But how do I contact Amazon. Nothing...

ML. Thanks. But how do I contact Amazon. Nothing but computers there. I don't think here are any human beings that I can talk to.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 20th May 2020, 19:41
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By George.GM
Epson

How do I contact someone in authority in Epson ?
All I have been able to talk to is some guy in Barcelona who doesn't
seem to know much.
My XP-55 is dead and I want it replaced.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th May 2020, 20:23
Replies: 0
Views: 89
Posted By George.GM
Printer XP 55

Ref my last.
Received a full set of Epson inks today.
Put in the ones that showed empty (Yellow a Lt Mag)
The printer then printed, but everything red in the picture
I was trying to print, became...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th May 2020, 11:43
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By George.GM
Thank you very much Gentlemen. I am now...

Thank you very much Gentlemen.
I am now convinced that the printer is not at fault but became confused
by my putting in, by mistake, empty cartridges several times.
I have now ordered a full set...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 15th May 2020, 15:52
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By George.GM
Printer inks

My Epson XP 55 is being troublesome !
It wont print because it says a couple of carts are empty.
Then it says all carts are full with genuine Epson ink (which they are)
Then it goes back to saying...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th April 2020, 15:59
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By George.GM
Have just found BBC I Player and installed it. ...

Have just found BBC I Player and installed it.
Downloaded Wanda.
But...I pressed the WPS button on my hub and Sky said there was
a problem. Try later.
I now have the film on my computer but would...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th April 2020, 11:30
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By George.GM
Missed film

It was "A Fish Called Wanda" on BBC
Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th April 2020, 10:09
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By George.GM
Missed film

On Sunday evening I missed recording a film I very much wanted to see. Is there any way I can find this film and record it ?
Please advise
Forum: The Radio Room 31st March 2020, 09:28
Replies: 61
Views: 5,030
Posted By George.GM
In 1969/70 on RFA Tideflow on Beira patrol we...

In 1969/70 on RFA Tideflow on Beira patrol we loaned our RNFC films to the local
Portuguese frigate in exchange for wine.
All went well until some rotten sod somehow let the MOD know what was going...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th February 2020, 14:51
Replies: 8
Views: 883
Posted By George.GM
Thanks very much ML Have downloaded and...

Thanks very much ML
Have downloaded and installed Apache Open Office
Written a short letter.
It looks excellent.
Thanks again
Kind regards George
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th February 2020, 12:56
Replies: 8
Views: 883
Posted By George.GM
Microsoft Word 2000

I have just tried to write a letter using Microsoft Word 2000
Twice, when half way through, it has disappeared.
No explanation.
Do you think I should give up and buy a typewriter ?
Or is there a...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 6th February 2020, 16:48
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By George.GM
Epson XP - 55

Another very silly question.
My new XP 55 is working well.
The problem is ; what do I do with the old one ?
My comp expert says "take it to the tip"
Probably right but it seems an awful shame...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 4th February 2020, 16:50
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By George.GM
Thanks Gentlemen for all your help My PC...

Thanks Gentlemen for all your help
My PC Consultant called today (27) and said
that to be able to print the Tesco bill I must change my
browser as Tesco doesn't like the one I am using.
So I...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 2nd February 2020, 16:32
Replies: 13
Views: 1,298
Posted By George.GM
Angry Epson printer

My Epson XP-55 printer is four days old (130 from Amazon on Wed)
Every Sunday I order from Tesco Groceries and they send me a copy
of the order.
I then print it for reference.
Today I did the...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 13th January 2020, 15:46
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By George.GM
Thank you very much Sparkie. I knew I could...

Thank you very much Sparkie.
I knew I could asways trust a Radio Officer to come up with the goods
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th January 2020, 15:11
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By George.GM
If anyone has a digital photo frame I still need...

If anyone has a digital photo frame I still need help.
I can put pictures on the card and see them on the frame.
But only one at a time and still.
I thought they should revolve in a continuous...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 4th January 2020, 16:11
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By George.GM
Thanks Malcolm. Have cracked it now - at least...

Thanks Malcolm.
Have cracked it now - at least my son has for me.
Apparantly what I was doing wrong was :
1.. Putting the card in the wrong way round and
2. Not going through the right sequence...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 3rd January 2020, 20:34
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By George.GM
Digital Photo Frame

Gentlemen
For years I have been taking photos on my Canon 30D and downloading the results to my computer to be saved and/or printed.
My son has recently presented me with a Digital Photo Frame...
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 10th August 2019, 16:28
Replies: 8
Views: 2,607
Posted By George.GM
As another matter of interest. RFA Blue Rover -...

As another matter of interest.
RFA Blue Rover - now Portuguese NRP Berrio - is still going
strong and was seen RASing last month.
49 years old !!
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 9th August 2019, 15:38
Replies: 8
Views: 2,607
Posted By George.GM
Was her Ch Off 10/78 - 7/79. Unfortunately wont...

Was her Ch Off 10/78 - 7/79.
Unfortunately wont be able to make it on Sunday.
Would be very grateful if someone could take a photo
and post it here.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th July 2019, 09:02
Replies: 36
Ink
Views: 6,139
Posted By George.GM
My Epson XP-55 has just decided to print...

My Epson XP-55 has just decided to print everything in green. All photos look like they are taken through a cabbage leaf.
Consulted Epson and they said the compatible inks that I was using had...
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 21st June 2019, 10:34
Replies: 5
Views: 954
Posted By George.GM
I was C/O in RFA Brown Ranger in 1974. We...

I was C/O in RFA Brown Ranger in 1974.
We escorted Sir Percivale from Panama to the S Pacific and she went on to monitor the French tests at Muraoa in June and July 74.
On Sept 19 she called at...
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 27th April 2019, 16:40
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By George.GM
Yes Brian Met her a couple of times in Mombasa....

Yes Brian
Met her a couple of times in Mombasa.
While serving in Tarbatness in '73 and Plumleaf in '83.
Very hospitable lady.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 23rd April 2019, 16:09
Replies: 36
Ink
Views: 6,139
Posted By George.GM
Ink

Advice please on the merits or otherwise of "genuine" ink as compared
with the cheeepo stuff.
I have been using 5 out of 6 of the latter in my Epson XP 55 and really
don't notice any difference...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 19th February 2019, 16:45
Replies: 3
Views: 685
Posted By George.GM
Thanks Seaman Tried that. No joy. Uninstalled...

Thanks Seaman
Tried that. No joy.
Uninstalled PS7 then reinstalled it. Still no joy.
Now have downloaded PS from Adobe on 30 day free trial'
Can now write on my pics but it wont connect to my...
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