Monthly Archives: March 2011

Stuck on DMI

Black boot up screen, stuck on “DMI” error.  No safe mode, no Recovery Disk, no choice.  Popped the disk into the work bench repair PC, backed up as much of the 60Gb of data possible. Full wipe and reinstall!  Benefits … Continue reading

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Twitter for twits?

Twitter – is it just me, or is the clue in the name? Twits? So many cricketers, footballers, rugby players venting reactions, getting into trouble. You are now also liable to be sued for saying what you mean! Advice – … Continue reading

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ADSL Issues

I’ve just got back from visiting a customer suffering with no broadband or adsl.  The office had moved from upstairs to downstairs and the router was relocated to an existing socket in that room.  Having tried a few configuration issues … Continue reading

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Groupmail v5 Software

Just received all the business cards from the Best Of Bristol Show 2011.  The Bristol Breakfast Networking group rented a stand, and several team members manned the stand throughout the day. Now just entering the addresses into Groupmail.  With a … Continue reading

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Out with the nasty BT 2Wire and in with N Series 150 Netgear Router

Just replaced a nasty BT 2 Wire Router.  It was failing, dropping the connection time after time.  The WiFi key was really complicated and was just not happy with the standard WPA2 key setup the customer wanted. Replaced the unit … Continue reading

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