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by Chris
Mon 01 Jun, 2009 11.02
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications
Replies: 8
Views: 790

Re: Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications

Not as far as I'm aware. All you need to do is turn the automatic updates to on, but change the option to 'notify but don't download or install them'. Then, you simply deselect WGA and download the ones you want.
by Chris
Mon 01 Jun, 2009 10.56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications
Replies: 8
Views: 790

Re: Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications

There's no need to install this, whether you have a legit copy or not. It's just another piece of useless software to clog up the system, simply ignore and delete.

You will be able to download all important security patches, however.
by Chris
Mon 12 Jan, 2009 00.38
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: A load of bankers
Replies: 50
Views: 9976

Re: A load of bankers

I seem to have a small flotilla of bank accounts, as it happens. I have been with First Direct since the summer, and have found their service to be pretty good. Always willing to answer queries on the phone, no press this, press that, and internet banking isn't too bad either - although I'd have pre...
by Chris
Wed 24 Dec, 2008 21.38
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: XP - The OS of choice?
Replies: 25
Views: 1781

Re: XP - The OP of choice?

Vista is shit, and always will remain shit in my eyes.
by Chris
Fri 14 Nov, 2008 23.24
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Fancy Ass Chairs
Replies: 39
Views: 9475

Re: Fancy Ass Chairs

They look pretty uncomfortable. If you want comfort, try these: http://themagazine.info/56/Pictures/Herman%20Miller/AeronchairTwo.jpg They looked pretty uncomfortable, but after sitting in some of them at uni for a while, they're pretty good. Just how much DID you pay for your pieces of, er, boardro...
by Chris
Wed 17 Sep, 2008 20.10
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Lloyds TSB/HBOS - what would you call the new bank?
Replies: 52
Views: 5864

Re: Lloyds TSB/HBOS - what would you call the new bank?

Lloyds TSB/HBOS - what would you call the new bank?
Useless wankers.
by Chris
Wed 10 Sep, 2008 01.23
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Your favourite metro/tvf moment ever
Replies: 82
Views: 7948

Re: Your favourite metro/tvf moment ever

Alan Robson? The JM scandals were just fucking dull. I mean the guy just doesn't learn. The Jamez thing was just weird, and the Jaron thing must have breezed past me. HOWEVER the highlights of my time here have been Jamez' audio mocks... could anyone upload them for old times' sake? And favourite m...
by Chris
Sat 06 Sep, 2008 14.37
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It wasn't me who told you...
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: It wasn't me who told you...

Fictitious names of companies, products, people, characters and/or data mentioned herein are not intended to represent any real individual, company, product or event. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Hoho. :lol: It's bloody obvious it's been lifted from somewhere, although, it ...
by Chris
Sat 06 Sep, 2008 10.28
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It wasn't me who told you...
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: It wasn't me who told you...

And tsk at charging for VAT when you don't have a limited company. I think the taxman will be interested ...
by Chris
Sat 30 Aug, 2008 15.44
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: First Class Travel
Replies: 31
Views: 2459

Re: First Class Travel

Getting back to the subject of this thread, here's me on the 17:00 Norwich to London Liverpool Street train on 29 June 2008. http://img92.imageshack.us/img92/5162/imag0334ll1.jpg Now here's me on the London Paddington to Bath Spa train later that evening: http://img92.imageshack.us/img92/8762/imag0...
by Chris
Sun 17 Aug, 2008 00.56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Paint Shop Pro
Replies: 12
Views: 1290

Re: Paint Shop Pro

What version?
If it's above 7, then expect it to crash because of the amount of bloat they have added!