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Sharing LAN printer on Mageia-4 by Maurice
A couple of years ago - before the SO had her own printer - she used to print out on the printer on my PC, over the LAN. Today - during a hopefully short-term problem - I tried to get her PC to find the printer on my PC, on the LAN - but in vain. Both running Mageia-4, my CUPS Firewall option is ticked & CUPS Admin has the 'share printer' boxes ticked, but her system still does not find...
Yesterday 02:44 PM
by Maurice Go to last post
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Virtual (re-routable) phone numbers by Catherine
I'm in the UK and want someone in the US to phone me. However I don't want to give out my phone number. Are there any providers of virtual numbers which would pass on a call from a US caller? Ideally this would ring my mobile but if not then it could ring my landline. I have some very old Flextel numbers from about 10 years ago. Would they
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Yesterday 01:51 AM
by Chris Blunt[_2_] Go to last post
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Top up a French Orange mobile by James B
Please help! How can I top up my girlfriend's Orange pay as you go mobile phone - I am in the UK and she is in France and bought her phone over there. thanks!
March 22nd 15 03:00 PM
by DavidPenhaligon Go to last post
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hi - newbie to forum and would like your recommendations by daveluck
Hi, Im a complete non techie and have only a little understanding of phones so be gentle with me! I'm a keen cycler and I would like to track my rides/plan my rides. I have a tablet which is OK for short journeys but anything over 3 or 4 hours starts to cause problems. I think its the GPS sucking up the power. There are a number of products out there by garmin etc but the tend to be quite...
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Battery question by Scott[_3_]
I have noticed that my phone battery (Nokia 820) is not lasting as well as it used to. I am wondering if this is due to deterioration of the battery or changes to the operating system. I have also noticed that the phone gets quite hot during recharging, though it may be this is simply something I had not noticed before. Does increased temperature indicate that a battery is reaching the end of...
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March 20th 15 02:32 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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There is a point to a 4G sim in a 3G phone by Tweed
This may be of interest to Vodafone users at least. My phone is too old to handle 4G. I have a sim only contract with Vodafone. The rates were low, so I didn't bother to call in to strike any sort of a deal, and wasn't interested in a contract that supported 4G for obvious reasons. Anyway, I did end up calling yesterday to upgrade my son's contract, as he is getting a 4G capable phone. Anyway,...
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March 19th 15 01:10 PM
by Daniel James[_2_] Go to last post
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SMS msg time problem with Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini by Maurice
Just struck an unexpected problem: Display of SMS msgs received shows time READ, instead of time SENT. (Useless if sender says e.g. "will arrive in 1 hour" and one's own phone was in a 'no signal' area for a time.) Any way of seeing time sent? -- /\/\aurice
March 12th 15 02:32 PM
by Maurice Go to last post
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Mobile 'Phone Adverts by Jeff Gaines
Can anybody advise me if there is a group for mobile 'phone adverts or is eBay a better bet? -- Jeff Gaines Wiltshire UK George Washington was a British subject until well after his 40th birthday. (Margaret Thatcher, speech at the White House 17 December 1979)
March 5th 15 08:22 AM
by Chronos[_2_] Go to last post
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Topup voucher expiry by Roland Perry
I noticed in the nick of time today that I had a "3" topup voucher which says it expires after 90 days. This is separate from when the credit expires from the phone after the voucher has been used. Do any other people's topup vouchers expire? --
March 4th 15 02:23 PM
by Roland Perry Go to last post
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Three MiFi by Dex
What devices can you connect to the Three Huawei E5330 Mobile Wi-Fi? Laptops tablets and PCs or, as they're not keen on people tethering, just other mobile phones?
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February 28th 15 03:11 PM
by Roger Mills[_2_] Go to last post
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Help with a Samsung A800 locked to Orange by Steve Terry
"Dexis" wrote in message ... Hi, Can anyone tell me if there is a way to unblock a Samsung A800....preferably for free (hoping for a bit much i guess) TIA Paderf4 which you can download free, and a datalead which you'll have to buy or borrow
February 28th 15 05:25 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Will my Orange T68 be locked? by Jon
TC TC had a brainwave and did spout the following: I have had a contract Orange T68i for some time now, will it be locked to Orange? Yes. If so, how do I unlock it, what will it cost? If you only have one to do then pay someone to do it. If you have at least 3 then buy the kit (Terminator/DIV dongle - 30ish) and do it
February 27th 15 10:29 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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O2 online mobiles locked? by Donkey
I`m getting nokia 6630 on o2 online contract will it be locked to o2? My mates fone is but mine wasn't. Just wondering if it will be -- Fcuk horses,stay in and drink tea. Tea is good, like donkeys.
February 26th 15 05:42 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Blackberry Storm don't work with O2 SIM card?? by phuile
I live in Canada. Last year, I brought my Blackberry 8830 World Edition when visitng the UK - I bought a SIM from O2 and stick it in the 8830 and it worked fine. This year, I got the Blackberry Storm and I bought a SIM again from O2 but it doesn't work. The Storm has more network support than the 8830, so i am very puzzled. Can someone tell me what I need to do to make it work? BTW, I was told...
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February 25th 15 07:39 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Orange Sims by Eamonn
Can anyone advise, will a French Orange sim card work in a phone locked to orange in the UK.
February 24th 15 06:12 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Does "3" Work In Spain?? by KUQI
As per the subject - if I buy a NEC616 Handset on 3 will I be able to make/receive calls and send/receive txts without a problem?? TIA --- This Email Has Been Scanned And Is Certified Virus Free.
February 20th 15 10:33 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Orange Phone in the USA by Simon
I am going on a holiday in Florida and was thinking of taking my N70, which is on an Orange Contract. Does anyone know what Network/SIM in the US will work in my phone. Thanks Simon
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February 20th 15 08:47 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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O2 and Tesco by John
Will a Tesco PAYG handset take an o2 contract sim ? Regds .......................... John, St Helens
February 20th 15 05:40 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Three gift: 50 minutes of free talk by Maurice
Just got txt msg from Three: "Thanks for being with Three. Here's a little gift from us - 50 mins of free talk. To find out how it's added to your account, go to bit.ly/Three50min OptOut@My3" Not having 3G signal here, I tried PC browser on "bit.ly/Three50min" which seemed to be an invite to buy more time!
February 19th 15 06:33 PM
by Flop Go to last post
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Three UK mobile internet on phones Reading area. USELESS. by Brian Gregory
Is anyone else finding that internet connectivity from mobile phones in the Reading area is intermittent, sometimes absent for many hours at a time?? I'm talking about internet access from mobile phones using the three.co.uk APN. Internet access from dongles using the 3Internet APN seems to be fine. --
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February 19th 15 11:32 AM
by Brian Gregory Go to last post
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