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Mon Apr 10, 2006 4:47 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bird Flu ... should we worry?

Replies: 58

Views: 4572

Hey everyone, I was reading though this thread and the first thing that came to mind was the Y2K bug, and all the fuss about the computers going to cause the end of the world. It's very easy to get caught up in such a situation, and I must say that to my shame I really did think that there were goin...

Sat Apr 01, 2006 11:47 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: What camera !

Replies: 11

Views: 2005

I was just passing thought checking things were working ok and saw this thread and had to reply. Not that I'm recomending these, never seen one, and probably never will... http://www.phaseone.com/ 16-40 Mega Pixel digital SLR cameras. Clearly going to be crazy money, but interesting to see what the ...

Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:04 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: 'posts since last visit' stopped working :(

Replies: 15

Views: 996

I've fixed that now, my bad, when fixing the last 24 I missed a single word that stopped the since last visit working, both should be working now.

Mon Jan 24, 2005 10:07 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: screen wrap ?????

Replies: 13

Views: 1311

For anyone who cares why this happened, in the footer, where the new list of links are, I've added a little code to prevent a single link from being wrapped over two lines, so each link is encased in a little span tag with a no wrap permission. unfortunalty it seems that safari will not wrap between...

Mon Jan 24, 2005 2:35 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: screen wrap ?????

Replies: 13

Views: 1311

yeah I'm a firefox user too ;-)

and I know it's out there for mac's too.

Mon Jan 24, 2005 1:19 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: screen wrap ?????

Replies: 13

Views: 1311

ok, i've made a very minor tweak... not sure if that'll solve the problem or not, how's it looking now? still playing up?

Sun Jan 23, 2005 9:02 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: screen wrap ?????

Replies: 13

Views: 1311

Hi guys,
It looks like it's a little glitch with safari, I don't have access to a mac myself, so I could do with a bit more detail to help me sort this for rob.

Which pages are failing to wrap, and by how much? (a screenshot might be the easiest way to describe the prob)

Tue Dec 21, 2004 11:33 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: I broke the PM

Replies: 20

Views: 1531

well I think I've cleaned all that jam out of the cogs now, shouldn't be getting any errors any more.

Let me know if it's still playing up!

Tue Dec 21, 2004 7:50 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: I broke the PM

Replies: 20

Views: 1531

bother it, I'll fix the error up now, I think I can guess what's wrong :oops:

Thu Dec 09, 2004 8:13 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Clear your cache

Replies: 17

Views: 1307

I have seen people have that kind of problem before, it is sometime fixed if you log in with the keep the password box ticked, and then deliberatly click on the Logout button. Then log in again and all might well be back to normal. It's not the cache that causes this kind of problem it's the "cookie...

Thu Dec 09, 2004 8:08 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: test for me please!

Replies: 70

Views: 5897

Hi all, little techy explanation. Because there are so many web addresses each time you type one in if it's http://www.google.com http://www.uksignboards.com or even http://www.microsoft.com you're computer has to find out where it needs to send the request for that page. The people that provide you...

Sun Feb 29, 2004 3:18 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: New Server

Replies: 33

Views: 2908

The images and things should be 99.9% sorted now, I'll have another check Monday/Tuesday when I move the DB, but it's looking good so far!

Sun Sep 07, 2003 12:57 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: What to do with 2 cows from arround the world

Replies: 1

Views: 514

What to do with 2 cows from arround the world

TRADITIONAL CORPORATION You have two cows. You sell one and buy a bull. Your herd multiplies, and the economy grows. You sell them and retire on the income. AMERICAN CORPORATION You have two cows. You sell three of them to your publicly listed company, using letters of credit opened by your brother-...

Thu Aug 28, 2003 8:15 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: MSN anyone?

Replies: 10

Views: 1769

just a note to say that if you use a couple of different messanger things, that trillian http://www.trillian.cc is a replacement client that can use all of your accounts in the same tool which means you don't have to ahve a dozen clients installed.

Sat Aug 02, 2003 8:40 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: NEW Record for the site!

Replies: 10

Views: 1999

http://web.archive.org/web/200203060530 ... oards.com/

nice little site that shows the history of a website, tho the UKsignboards history seems quite incomplete

Tue Jul 29, 2003 7:04 pm

Forum: Computers

Topic: does anyone know where i can get cheap ram from?

Replies: 9

Views: 3257

any memory that is branded is often worth a look, persoanly I use Corsair which is a little more expensive again, but it's a little higher performance (tho only for geeks like me with nothing better to do than tweak settings to eak out that little extra performance) other than tha Crutial are a good...

Thu Jul 24, 2003 9:01 pm

Forum: Computers

Topic: does anyone know where i can get cheap ram from?

Replies: 9

Views: 3257

try dabs ...

you can use pc133 just the same, as long as you've got the right number of pins and it's SDRAM not DDR....

Mon Jun 16, 2003 8:29 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Rob this is bugging me.....

Replies: 7

Views: 1536

Hi guys, yes it can be done in the programming, (I can add a correct for daylight savings time type option that'll automaticaly shift you +1 when needed) but I've been too busy to get it done just at the moment (my boss is away and I've been up to my neck in it :) ) eddie, I think I know how to fix ...

Thu May 22, 2003 12:25 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: how safe are you?

Replies: 11

Views: 3505

tests like that one are like trying the door handle on your car to make sure you remembered to lock it. knowing it's locked dosn't mean that the lock is any good, or that the alarm is working... and knowing it's unlocked isn't always a bad thing, that test claims I'm at risk, but I want to do the th...

Mon May 19, 2003 6:39 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: how safe are you?

Replies: 11

Views: 3505

Our test server at work got hit with slammer as well, that was a real pain. was only our development server so was simple enough to fix, but we were told that we were safe and should have been given the design of our networks, but there are a number of different groups responsible for IT and some id...

Thu May 01, 2003 6:10 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: British incompetence.......

Replies: 9

Views: 1822

Image

"There were no casualties inflicted by friendly fire during the gulf conflict"
said the new US minister of information

http://www.welovetheiraqiinformationminister.com/

Mon Apr 21, 2003 12:38 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: My first attempt at a website Please comment

Replies: 6

Views: 1612

if you need any help making webpages, just drop me a line. I'm sure I can sort you out with what ever suits you best, help or someone to do it for you.

Wed Apr 09, 2003 6:55 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: A few new buttons

Replies: 1

Views: 798

A few new buttons

I've added a few new buttons so people can post images centered, and I've fixed the left and right images button. I've also added a button "c" that allows you to center allign text as well. let me know if any of this isn't working properly and I'll fix it up pronto :) [c]*************** Example ****...

Wed Apr 02, 2003 9:00 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Site Improvements:

Replies: 11

Views: 2690

there we go, all the searches should be working again. let me know if there are any other little glitches.

(oh and sorry for the 45 min of down time, I didn't think it would take that long, and I didn't realise that it would disable the site. but it's done now.)

Wed Apr 02, 2003 2:42 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Site Improvements:

Replies: 11

Views: 2690

dag-nam it.

I've got the stuff ready and I know what I'm to do to fix the searches but it's got damn late on me and I need some sleep.... I *PROMISE* I'll fix the searching tomorrow! (sorry guys :( )

Tue Apr 01, 2003 10:08 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Site Improvements:

Replies: 11

Views: 2690

doh, I knew there was something I was meant to do ;)

I didn't copy the indexes over from the old server, and so the new server can't find any of the old posts in the indexes. I'll try and fix that up for you this evening. oops, and sorry for the delay :oops:

Wed Mar 26, 2003 7:18 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Site Improvements:

Replies: 11

Views: 2690

right, I've updated the scripts that link the old site to the new one, so as of now all you're bookmarks should work ok, and the links from one story to another seem to be working fine as well.

let me know if anyone finds anything else for me to fix :)

Wed Mar 26, 2003 6:49 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Site Improvements:

Replies: 11

Views: 2690

viewing profiles is somthing Rob did a while back, there's a group you need to be a member of to view profiles, as of some time ago it's only got rob and mike in it. I'm sure Rob will be sorting out who should be in that group some time :) as for the demos, that's a problem caused with the fact that...

Tue Mar 25, 2003 12:19 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: The Driving Instructor!!!

Replies: 9

Views: 2975

well I've not started the server moving just yet (tho I was thinking about doing that just now). The thing is that AOL dosn't provide you with a connection to the internet. they do something a bit sneaky. basicaly thier software sits on you're computer and intercepts calls that should go to the part...

Fri Mar 21, 2003 2:43 pm

Forum: Computers

Topic: does anyone use dell computers for work?

Replies: 14

Views: 4774

I run a dual monitor system as well, I have all my work on one monitor, and the tool boxes and any reference materials on the other (and any chat windows and the like :) ) I don't know how I used a computer with on monitor :) I use Dell's at work and they are pretty good, I've only known one out of ...

Wed Mar 19, 2003 11:35 pm

Forum: Computers

Topic: Any one else got a problem with BT broadband?

Replies: 22

Views: 9345

I use NTL, but something that has made me worry about my future use of NTL is this un-happy piece of news....


http://www.dont-pay-ntl.co.uk/


it's not a problem 99% of the time, but there's still that 1% where I could be in trouble....

Mon Dec 16, 2002 3:07 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

hmmm, I'm afraid that will count agains it I think.... Still, it's the best offer so far! ;)

Mon Dec 16, 2002 12:55 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

that sounds like a good deal, I'll talk it over with Helen, for me the big question is can I get a broard band internet connection in there? if so it's got my vote!

Mon Dec 16, 2002 11:02 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

yes I am afraid that I am still living in the home of my parents, I'm trying to save up for a deposit on a house, but with house prices being what they are it's killing me ;) I accept donations by cheque, cash, postal order, or alcoholic units. ;) anyone willing to pay me for my services is quite we...

Mon Dec 16, 2002 12:33 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

lol.

woo hoo! I entered a competition and didn't come last! :o that's gotta be the first time ever ;)

Thu Dec 12, 2002 11:01 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

I break for no apaernt reason


and the classic

really small writing wrote:if you can read this you're too close


Horn broken watch for finger


and I think my all time fav (I don't know why I didn't remember this first time round ;)

happyness is a belt fed weapon

Sun Dec 08, 2002 3:32 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

it's time for you to realise that in-breeding isn't as good as your parents thought it was.

Fri Dec 06, 2002 3:17 am

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Bumber Stickers - Just For a Laugh

Replies: 41

Views: 9172

the traditional

your just jelouse that the voices talk to me


and the dodgy

save a tree eat a beaver


and the non-PC

save the wales ... Harpoon a fat chick


and the honest

Jesus Loves you .... I think your a ( oh i swore )

Mon Jun 03, 2002 4:59 pm

Forum: Say Hello & Off Topic Chat

Topic: Still Here!!!

Replies: 1

Views: 995

Welcome back, but maybe this should have been posted in say hello... or general discussion at best <G>


[Moved]

Wed May 01, 2002 12:08 am

Forum: General Software Topics

Topic: fonts on cd

Replies: 8

Views: 2306

yeah mozilla is a web browser, it's basicaly what became of netscape when they ran out of funding, they gave the code to the internet on the grounds that they were alowed to steal back any code that got written to use in netscape. netscape 6 and above are based on Mozilla.

Tue Apr 30, 2002 10:51 pm

Forum: General Software Topics

Topic: fonts on cd

Replies: 8

Views: 2306

***geek hint*** to avoid popup banners if you disable "java" and "java script" that's about 99.9% of all the annoying popups gone. maybe more, it's in the advanced options in your web browser, it'll disable some of the flashy graphics and some sites might not work properly withou...

Sat Apr 27, 2002 12:29 am

Forum: General Cutter topics

Topic: English - punjabi, hindu, samalian

Replies: 5

Views: 3040

http://babelfish.altavista.com/ is normaly my first port of call, but those langs are beyond it... for single words you could try http://www.yourdictionary.com/diction1.html as a simple online word converter... if you want to pay for a translation you could try http://www.wordzone.com/ but I've neve...

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