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Search: Posts Made By: michaelF
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th July 2016, 12:42
Replies: 183
Views: 16,321
Posted By michaelF
Took the plunge

Upgraded yesterday to win 10 , read all the horror stories so had backups ready.
Took exactly two and a half hours for desktop pc.
Used media creation tool , very little input required apart from...
Forum: Say Hello 29th April 2016, 18:03
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By michaelF
Welcome to site Peter ...

Welcome to site Peter
I remember you from Loch Offshore
Mike
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 18th July 2015, 09:16
Replies: 18
Views: 3,016
Posted By michaelF
I am with you Harvey and john. mike

I am with you Harvey and john.

mike
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 4th July 2015, 01:09
Replies: 3
Views: 1,904
Posted By michaelF
Very sad to read this , a true gentleman, I...

Very sad to read this , a true gentleman, I sailed with Roger in 77 on the Troll Park when he was third mate and I was second mate . He lent me his hire car from a drydock in shields so I could take...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 2nd May 2014, 20:40
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Yes it does Paul THE...

Yes it does Paul
THE ex 2/o paid off and I was promoted to 3/o

Thank you Mike
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 1st May 2014, 18:30
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Alan , I was third mate and the guy...

Alan ,
I was third mate and the guy next to cpt Hudson was the r/o the second mate would have been on watch.

mike
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 28th April 2014, 08:16
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Thank you John , ...

Thank you John ,
Alan Jones rings a bell now , must have had many a beer after watch with him , he was a quick witted character taking his glasses off a bit like Eric...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 27th April 2014, 11:47
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Hello Paul I presume you are...

Hello Paul
I presume you are referring to #56 .I was on the Warwickshire twice Jan 69 ~ Sept 69 as deck cadet and Mar 71~ Aug 71 as third mate .I think this photo was taken in 71 ,...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 19th February 2014, 23:24
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By michaelF
Thank you Woodend, that sent shivers down my...

Thank you Woodend, that sent shivers down my spine.

Frank P , thank you but i was refering to the green flags/marker that you can place on a map of the world at your location/address.

mike
Forum: Computers and The Internet 19th February 2014, 18:48
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By michaelF
member map

Just below the currently active users list is a shortcut click to view member map, this used to show flags where members were located if they so chose, my pc is a blank map , is it just me?

mike
Forum: Shell 26th November 2013, 12:09
Replies: 69
Views: 30,411
Posted By michaelF
Nearly missed this thread, ...

Nearly missed this thread,
sailed as second mate on the SS Siam(ON 169987) with denholms from Nov 74 at Teesport to Jan 75 Capetown.
We had the ex Thai air...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 23rd November 2013, 18:05
Replies: 10
Views: 3,505
Posted By michaelF
Hi Alan , no that wouldnt have...

Hi Alan ,
no that wouldnt have caused it, the mate called me up to tell me that we were dragging anchor . When chain pulled in we had lost the anchor and seven shackles , no damage...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 23rd November 2013, 12:46
Replies: 10
Views: 3,505
Posted By michaelF
I was master of the British Fulmar and the...

I was master of the British Fulmar and the British Heather in 87/88 EX Balder Borkum and Balder Kiel .
It was one of these , can't remember which one that i lost 7 shackles of port anchor chain just...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 17th November 2013, 12:47
Replies: 10
Views: 1,853
Posted By michaelF
Thank you Peter, i had...

Thank you Peter,
i had seen that, it seems to be getting a little silly now with regards to ie11 and windows 7 update . I think i will stay with ie9 until forced to update ....
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th November 2013, 20:47
Replies: 10
Views: 1,853
Posted By michaelF
Thanks pilot,chris,joe and big les for replies. ...

Thanks pilot,chris,joe and big les for replies.

It does seem as if there are a few compatability issues with video and some web sites at the moment.
Reading what little there is about it , it...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th November 2013, 14:28
Replies: 10
Views: 1,853
Posted By michaelF
sebe thanks for that mike

sebe
thanks for that

mike
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th November 2013, 07:55
Replies: 10
Views: 1,853
Posted By michaelF
Internet Explorer 11

Has anyone downloaded this yet for windows 7x64 .Information very sparse from users so far.I am still on IE 9.

mike
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 8th October 2013, 13:58
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Here is the Pacific Bridge Mike

Here is the Pacific Bridge


Mike
Forum: Computers and The Internet 14th September 2013, 07:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,233
Posted By michaelF
My pc is showing that as well , cpu showing 0%,...

My pc is showing that as well , cpu showing 0%, and i do not have a problem

mike
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 24th June 2013, 15:34
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
I noticed that Michael after i had posted. ...

I noticed that Michael after i had posted.

mike
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 24th June 2013, 10:27
Replies: 399
Views: 108,347
Posted By michaelF
Hello Keith I was on the...

Hello Keith
I was on the Yorkshire Feb 68 to May 68 , I did sail with Adrian Moore but that was on the Warwickshire .
My nickname was Yogi.
Are your dates right?

Mike
Forum: J & J Denholm 25th March 2013, 19:06
Replies: 5
Views: 2,597
Posted By michaelF
In reply to Von Zippa. Eric i was on the...

In reply to Von Zippa.

Eric i was on the Siam a bit before you , it was over christmas 74/75

mike
Forum: J & J Denholm 19th March 2013, 08:51
Replies: 5
Views: 2,597
Posted By michaelF
I seem to remember that we were sent these...

I seem to remember that we were sent these diaries as a christmas present ?
Although another Scotish company i worked for sent you a bottle of best whisky and your wife a company logo silk head...
Forum: J & J Denholm 18th March 2013, 11:16
Replies: 5
Views: 2,597
Posted By michaelF
Denholms Diary

Just been sorting out stuff and came across a 1975 Denholms diary , which had long been forgotten about . I seem to remember having lots of these but they are lost now?
Many names and addresses of...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th December 2012, 00:30
Replies: 12
Views: 1,883
Posted By michaelF
I have at least 6 different makes of...

I have at least 6 different makes of rechargeables the best by far are the vapex NI MH

mike

Ebay often do good deals on these
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