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Search: Posts Made By: NoMoss
Forum: The Radio Room 16th October 2017, 11:49
Replies: 103
Views: 13,886
Posted By NoMoss
Received my PDF copy very quickly. Thanks Loptap,...

Received my PDF copy very quickly. Thanks Loptap, it must have taken days of hard work. It looks like the real thing. A fascinating read which will be very useful for reviving my failing memory.
Forum: The Radio Room 26th February 2014, 15:54
Replies: 23
Rtt
Views: 3,528
Posted By NoMoss
I also worked for the government department which...

I also worked for the government department which used Piccolo. Later on I joint the Post Office and we used to send a copy of the press to the QE2 from Nitonradio using Piccolo.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 20th January 2014, 15:54
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
Tanks everybody for your help. I remebered I...

Tanks everybody for your help. I remebered I already had CC installed so just ran it and it looks ok will have to see.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 19th January 2014, 16:42
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
Thanks Chas. I did try doing that but AVG wa...

Thanks Chas.
I did try doing that but AVG wa not found anywhere.
Revo couldn't find it either.
The Microsoft trouble shooter kept telling me that it was running but I couldn't find it anywhere....
Forum: Ferries 18th January 2014, 11:52
Replies: 25
Views: 4,667
Posted By NoMoss
I think they are just flying a kite to see what...

I think they are just flying a kite to see what reaction they get from Wightlink and/or Red Funnel.
It is annoying the last Fastcat crossing so early - we were in London last year and had to rush...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 13th January 2014, 09:18
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
I am still using XP and IE8. The link is for IE9....

I am still using XP and IE8. The link is for IE9. I tried second method and my windows couldn't find the link.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 13th January 2014, 09:12
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
I have got rid of AVG as far as I can ut when IE...

I have got rid of AVG as far as I can ut when IE stops responding I follow the links o the ault finder and it says AVG is running Safe Search. I then disable this but next time I use IE it has the...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th January 2014, 18:05
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
I have removed AVG but the Add-on still works and...

I have removed AVG but the Add-on still works and makes Internet Explorer stop responding. Have tried resetting to an earlier date but am reluctant to go back to far because I used to have AVG some...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 12th January 2014, 17:12
Replies: 18
Views: 3,139
Posted By NoMoss
Uninstall and re-install Internet Explorer

I have a problem with my IE in that it has an Add-on that I can't get rid of and its slows down the programme. I have used the trouble shooter and it stops the problem for a while but it comes back...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th September 2013, 15:00
Replies: 7
Views: 1,216
Posted By NoMoss
Out of interest I checked Task Manager and got...

Out of interest I checked Task Manager and got the same high usage for this site but everything is working as well as usual.
Forum: The Radio Room 18th February 2013, 08:56
Replies: 71
Views: 19,735
Posted By NoMoss
I bought mine from the ROA direct. As well as...

I bought mine from the ROA direct. As well as buying it through the RSGB, have a look at the website: www.radioofficers.com (this might be easier for our overseas colleagues)
Forum: The Bridge 2nd November 2012, 10:08
Replies: 31
Views: 5,502
Posted By NoMoss
As a mere ex-RO are dog watches the same as...

As a mere ex-RO are dog watches the same as 'dogging'?
Forum: Computers and The Internet 26th September 2012, 15:06
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By NoMoss
Thanks for that. I have just had another go at...

Thanks for that. I have just had another go at regedit and found that on 'reset zoom on start up' I had set 150000 instead of 0. Have changed that and it SEEMS OK at the moment.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 26th September 2012, 14:42
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By NoMoss
How do I get 150% screen on IE8?

I've had this problem before: when I open a page in IE it opens in 100%, I have a 24" screen so prefer 150%. It is a chore having to zoom the page each time so in the past I have gone to Start, run...
Forum: Say Hello 7th September 2012, 10:38
Replies: 9
Views: 1,314
Posted By NoMoss
As a previous 'customer' of yours, welcome aboard...

As a previous 'customer' of yours, welcome aboard Ricky.
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 25th June 2012, 16:26
Replies: 25
Views: 11,693
Posted By NoMoss
One of my friends did a trip earlier this year....

One of my friends did a trip earlier this year. He wrote an article that you can read on the website of the Merchant Mariners of Wight: merchantmarinersiw.org.uk - go to newsletters Middle Watch...
Forum: The Bridge 27th May 2012, 17:18
Replies: 39
Views: 20,380
Posted By NoMoss
Near where I live, in Bembridge Isle of Wight,...

Near where I live, in Bembridge Isle of Wight, there are a couple of bouys and beacons that have fog horns and ships anchored off also sound their fog horns. It is often at this time of year when the...
Forum: The Radio Room 17th April 2012, 10:37
Replies: 21
Views: 4,230
Posted By NoMoss
Excellent Tony - is the BBC position anything...

Excellent Tony - is the BBC position anything like the missionary position?
Forum: Holland America Line 8th April 2012, 09:22
Replies: 10
Views: 7,742
Posted By NoMoss
Just caught up with your reply - no they weren't.

Just caught up with your reply - no they weren't.
Forum: Holland America Line 14th March 2012, 10:42
Replies: 10
Views: 7,742
Posted By NoMoss
When I was growing up in Ventnor, Isle of Wight,...

When I was growing up in Ventnor, Isle of Wight, one of these ships (at this distance in time I cannot remember which) use to come in close and blow its whistle. The word was that the captain had...
Forum: The Radio Room 2nd March 2012, 16:24
Replies: 5
Views: 1,826
Posted By NoMoss
I used the Gold Franc conversion tables when I...

I used the Gold Franc conversion tables when I was at sea and had to keep accurate accounts for Marconi. After using a foreign coast station I would calculate the sterling rate converted from the GF...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 28th February 2012, 14:11
Replies: 133
Views: 22,470
Posted By NoMoss
I think that is Costa Coffee!

I think that is Costa Coffee!
Forum: Computers and The Internet 28th February 2012, 10:39
Replies: 16
Views: 2,909
Posted By NoMoss
Had a call a couple of evenings ago. As soon as...

Had a call a couple of evenings ago. As soon as he said he was Microsoft I said 'Oh no' and hung up. I can't see MS ringing me about anything.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th February 2012, 08:52
Replies: 14
Views: 2,082
Posted By NoMoss
Not compatible with IE

I have had similar problems with the new Radio Officers' Association website. On IE I cannot 'see' some of the frames etc but when I viewed it using Firefox it is all visible. The tech who set up the...
Forum: The Radio Room 17th February 2012, 16:35
Replies: 99
Views: 14,821
Posted By NoMoss
I got my key back today and as promised have put...

I got my key back today and as promised have put three photos in the Gallery: one with cover on, one with cover off and one showing the intrument number.
Hope they are of interest, I don't know what...
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