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Search: Posts Made By: Mad Landsman
Forum: The Radio Room 20th October 2019, 08:26
Replies: 18
Views: 554
Posted By Mad Landsman
Did you make it with the bend, or add the bend...

Did you make it with the bend, or add the bend later(==D)
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 17th October 2019, 12:07
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
I have found that if you use the Welsh for...

I have found that if you use the Welsh for valley, it fits, is roughly similar in pronunciation and passes the censor.
As in Cwm grano salis.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 16th October 2019, 20:09
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Civile, si ergo Fortibus es in ero Gnoses...

Civile, si ergo
Fortibus es in ero
Gnoses mare, thebe trux.
Vatis inem?
Causan dux!

oft written inside the cover of many a Latin Grammar:
Latin is a dead language,
Dead as dead can be...
Forum: The Galley 16th October 2019, 19:54
Replies: 20
Views: 1,194
Posted By Mad Landsman
Fiddles are also the name of a rim or other...

Fiddles are also the name of a rim or other contrivance to stop items rolling off a table. They can be either fixed or folding.
The name comes from the earliest makeshift devices which consisted of...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 10th October 2019, 13:57
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Person as Will Smyth joined on 26th Sept, made...

Person as Will Smyth joined on 26th Sept, made one post on 4th Oct and has not logged back on since, so don't hold your breath waiting for a reply.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 8th October 2019, 15:34
Replies: 7
Views: 1,261
Posted By Mad Landsman
It sound like you have a second page 'running' ...

It sound like you have a second page 'running'

Open a blank document and with the cursor at the top of the first page (left side) press and hold the delete key.
If it is what I think the second,...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 7th October 2019, 15:51
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By Mad Landsman
Yes, Ronnie Verrell actually played the drums but...

Yes, Ronnie Verrell actually played the drums but the red hair was most definitely Ginger baker.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th October 2019, 08:38
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Whatever the truth is behind Bill Davies it is...

Whatever the truth is behind Bill Davies it is true that the name , plus plus whoever, has become something of a generic term on this site for any multi pop-up activity. The whole episode left such...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 6th October 2019, 18:47
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By Mad Landsman
The original for 'Animal'! The words Rest...

The original for 'Animal'!

The words Rest and Peace, somehow do not seem to apply.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 5th October 2019, 20:14
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
I eat my peas with honey I've done it all my...

I eat my peas with honey
I've done it all my life
It makes the peas taste funny
but it keeps them on the knife. (Thumb)
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 5th October 2019, 08:42
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Nice one, but you can break anything if you try...

Nice one, but you can break anything if you try hard enough. (==D)
Forum: Computers and The Internet 30th September 2019, 20:47
Replies: 13
Views: 741
Posted By Mad Landsman
Have you got an anti-virus app on your Playbook? ...

Have you got an anti-virus app on your Playbook?
It is possible for a virus protection to switch off cookies when it does a scan, maybe happens if it is set to clear cookies.

IF you have virus...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th September 2019, 18:59
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Thanks for the kind words chaps. Maybe I should...

Thanks for the kind words chaps. Maybe I should check in more often, again.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 6th September 2019, 19:36
Replies: 206
Views: 18,843
Posted By Mad Landsman
Members no longer posting. Yes, I'm one of them I...

Members no longer posting. Yes, I'm one of them I suppose, not that anyone would notice.
It is now around one year since I last logged on.
Reasons? It dawned on me that I was kidding myself that...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 28th August 2018, 19:32
Replies: 5
Views: 1,019
Posted By Mad Landsman
If the print head is damaged or completely...

If the print head is damaged or completely blocked then no amount of 'deep cleaning' will fix it, just waste a load of ink.
Try a test page, that would be the best place to start. If the test page...
Forum: Cameras, Photography and Equipment 13th August 2018, 20:27
Replies: 9
Views: 1,716
Posted By Mad Landsman
You can download the software from the Canon...

You can download the software from the Canon website - available in many different flavours of operating system. (Sometimes the site is actually clever enough to know what you computer is running,...
Forum: Cameras, Photography and Equipment 13th August 2018, 16:45
Replies: 9
Views: 1,716
Posted By Mad Landsman
It sounds like you have a problem with your white...

It sounds like you have a problem with your white balance - I should check that first.
Your Canon can be set to shoot RAW (CR2) simultaneous with jpeg so that you can use either when you come to...
Forum: Elder Dempster 11th August 2018, 20:46
Replies: 9
Views: 1,754
Posted By Mad Landsman
Oh yes! Well found. I have bookmarked it to...

Oh yes!
Well found.
I have bookmarked it to study it later.(Thumb)
Forum: Elder Dempster 11th August 2018, 19:53
Replies: 9
Views: 1,754
Posted By Mad Landsman
Page does not open and fully render on Firefox. ...

Page does not open and fully render on Firefox.
Works OK on Edge and Safari.
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 7th August 2018, 08:25
Replies: 8
Views: 1,102
Posted By Mad Landsman
Am I alone in not really knowing who they were? ...

Am I alone in not really knowing who they were?
I had oft heard people referring to Chuckle Brothers but just assumed it was some character in a US sit-com.
What did I miss?
RIP anyway.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd August 2018, 19:01
Replies: 3
Views: 1,025
Posted By Mad Landsman
How serious would depend on whether he was...

How serious would depend on whether he was wearing the garments at the time.
The flaming a*hole springs to mind.(Smoke)
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 1st August 2018, 20:27
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By Mad Landsman
The last 19 years of his life have been a bonus. ...

The last 19 years of his life have been a bonus.

Sail away....
Forum: Computers and The Internet 1st August 2018, 18:44
Replies: 55
Views: 5,719
Posted By Mad Landsman
Yes, I have used the report post facility in the...

Yes, I have used the report post facility in the past.
The problem with the latest spate was that, as a user, I can only report one in any 1 minute period and they were coming in at two or more a...
Forum: Say Hello 1st August 2018, 13:50
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By Mad Landsman
Hello Busterdog, Welcome aboard. If you have...

Hello Busterdog, Welcome aboard.
If you have had a look around you will see that things are currently not as they should be. But hang around and it will hopefully settle down and you will find...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 31st July 2018, 08:28
Replies: 55
Views: 5,719
Posted By Mad Landsman
So what is being implied is that all 36 forums...

So what is being implied is that all 36 forums that were migrated to Google cloud have had all their data 'mislaid'. No wonder it has taken nearly two months so far, with no end in sight.
That was...
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