Monthly Archives: October 2007

Getting rid of Nero Scout & Search

After installing Nero, it’ll load on Nero Scout and also contaminate your task bar with a Nero search applet. All very annoying if all you want to do is burn CD’s.   So here’s some commands to get rid of … Continue reading

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New TV on the cards

Just need somewhere to bookmark a TV I’m thinking of buying for the conservatory. A 32" LCD will be the right size, although I would love to have a big 42" monster it will just be too big. Doing a … Continue reading

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Dulux Twice/Thrice

We had the skirting boards fitted in the conservatory and dining room last week so I’ve been painting them this weekend with a pot of Dulux Once gloss paint I had floating around in the garage. Now I’ve come across this … Continue reading

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Tenerife tomorrow

Yippee! Off to Tenerife with my mate Chris tomorrow. We’re staying in the heart of Playa de las Americas so will probably be drunk for most of the next week. I went there something like 5 or 6 years go … Continue reading

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Back to XP

Well, in the end I got fed up trying to sort this Vista problem out. I spent 2 hours on the phone to Microsoft and they couldn’t figure out what was going on. Finally someone in their MSDN deptartment thought … Continue reading

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Starting to lose it!

Aaaargh! I’m still locked out of my PC. I don’t have time for this I’ve got too much other stuff to do. I’m supposed to be painting the dining room! Grrrr.   I’m able to login in "reduced functionality mode" … Continue reading

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Aaaargh! Bloody Vista’s locked me out of my PC!

God damnit! Something’s up with my copy of Windows Vista. It’s saying my activation period has expired and it’s no longer working. I’m using a volume license key and it has been running fine for 9 months so why did it … Continue reading

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