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Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 3rd July 2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,213
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Quick Money App?

I was soo intriqued by the "impossible results" in the video that I purchased the basic $39 product to find out what the miracle was :confused:

Short story, there is no "miracle" quick cash app...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 8th May 2011, 05:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 703
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Your Opinion: Whats the best Printer Scanner that you have used?

In the UK on ebay, I usually get four full sets of compatible chipped cartriges for my
Canon MP 600 for around £30, roughly $10 or less a set ... way below Canon carts. I
would repeat that it has...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd May 2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,960
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: How do you deal with negative people in your family?

This thread seems strangely one-sided ....hmmmm

There are two very old and relevant sayings...

(a) The road to hell is paved with good intentions

(b) Live and let live

People do not...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 1st March 2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,713
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Someone Please Help Me Remove This Thing From My PC!

Rubbish ....I do Dos low level formats regularly ... the most recent
being last Saturday. The days of RLL and MFM and idiosyncratic
early IDE/ATA drives are long gone.

@ Steve
For the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 20th October 2010, 09:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 12,140
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Is my DSL Internet speed 1.5 Mbps or is it 72 or 100 Mbps?

Hi Joe,

Confusion arises because of the speed terminology used.
Your ISP seems to (sensibly) quote download speeds in
maximum Megabytes per second. Many quote this speed
in Megabits per...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th August 2010, 06:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Australian PM: We Should Ditch British Monarchy:

There seems some sort of view that being a republic is somehow
more democratic than other systems including monarchies. This
is simply untrue as amply evidenced around the world and indeed...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd July 2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By Mike Wright
Fix for latest XP vulnerability released by M$

Vulnerability in Help Center could allow remote code execution (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2219475)

Just follow the instructions ... easy-peasey :cool:

Of course, if you do not mind...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 14th June 2010, 04:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 492
Posted By Mike Wright
Genealogy viewpoints differ in Australia lol

Judy Rudd an amateur genealogy researcher in southern Queensland's, was doing
some personal work on her own family tree. She discovered that Prime Minister
Kevin Rudd great-great uncle, Remus Rudd,...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 25th March 2010, 05:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: A 30,000-Year-Old Alphabet?

DNA identifies new ancient human dubbed 'X-woman'

BBC News - DNA identifies new ancient human dubbed 'X-woman' (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8583254.stm)

Hmmm, common ancestors seem to...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 31st January 2010, 06:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,188
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Upgrading PC - Install RAM myself?

Might be worth considering a complete "heart transplant" via
buying a dual/quad core CPU/motherboard/ddr2 memory bundle.
So long as your PSU and graphics card is compatible, this is
a fairly easy...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 23rd September 2009, 03:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: UK Warriors - Places to donate old computer stuff?

Put it on your local Freecycle group .... probably be grabbed in 5 minutes 0)

Failing that, take it down the local council tip where it will be
properly disposed of.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 22nd September 2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 804
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: I'm totally Stoked!!!

Hey Mike,

really great to hear from you again :D

Must have been a real buzz getting those wins ...
and yep, the bike looks great as well.

Was a big surprise seeing ASUservice again...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10th September 2009, 08:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 450
Posted By Mike Wright
Tip New Rules for E-Mail Marketers

New Rules for E-Mail Marketers - ClickZ - Print Article (http://www.clickz.com/3634913/print)

The email marketing saga rolls on ;)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 9th September 2009, 11:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 700
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Listen Up Steve (seasoned) You Need to Hear This

Steve has been posting using his trademark CAPS getting on for
the last 10 years or so as I recall.

Most of us do not have an issue about this ... and have a fairly
relaxed view about...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 4th August 2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: I'm In The UK; What ISP Should I Use?

I was with NTL cable before Virgin took it over along with Blueyonder.
It was hell with NTL, but since Virgin has been running it all, their
service and support has been getting better and better...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 13th June 2009, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Do keyboards have the copyright symbol on them?

In XP ... go to

Start/programs/accessories/system tools/character map

all the characters you can eat ;)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 22nd May 2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By Mike Wright
Lightbulb Man-made star to unlock cosmic secrets

BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Man-made star to unlock cosmic secrets (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8044620.stm)

Well lets hope it works and doesn't blow a fuse like the LHC did ;)
...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 9th April 2009, 03:47 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,357
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Need prayers, support, positive energy.......

Best wishes and hopes for both of you Sal :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd April 2009, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: So what, if anything, has Conficker actually done?

Increased the updating and sales of AV software .... allegedly :eek:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 13th March 2009, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: I'm after a favour

Not free ... but cheapish stock photos here David
Pirate ship stock photos - Search results (http://tinyurl.com/coukaz)

Depends a bit on whether you are looking for a photo or
a picture/image...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2009, 01:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,215
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: FINACIAL TIMEBOMBS ABOUT TO GO OFF?

In view of the current global economic collapse, that sales pitch seems
strangely illogical and self-defeating.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 8th February 2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 804
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Stay Away From "Evidence Eliminator"

Do you cut'n'paste this all over the net or just in this forum????
I have seen this post before ...a year or two???

If you visit Evidence Eliminator - Google Search...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 21st January 2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 355
Posted By Mike Wright
Windows worm trickery for Vista, Windows 7

BBC NEWS | Technology | Windows worm trickery for Vista (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7842013.stm)

Its a real nasty one which seems to be getting nastier:eek:

Update (if it lets you)...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th January 2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Three million hit by Windows worm

Hi Carol,
all the AV software companies will have dealt with the
threat or presence of this latest evil in their recent updates.
Just update and do a full AV scan of your computer.

Just about...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 16th January 2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By Mike Wright
Lightbulb Three million hit by Windows worm

If you do not regularly update your OS, AV etc., read this and worry:eek:

Then rush off and update everything ... and CHECK/SCAN your stuff :cool:


BBC NEWS | Technology | Three million hit...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 16th January 2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Technical Help

Hi David,

this little tool is wonderful and very powerful at deleting any
file whether running or not. Be careful to only delete the CORRECT ONES!!!
I have used it to get rid of some really...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 15th January 2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Technical Help

Try this David
http://www.pcthreat.com/parasitebyid-7547en.html

Spyware Guard 2009 is a rogue infestation and an
evolution of the 2008 version.

Tons more helpful results on Google :)
...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 30th December 2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 777
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Stop Experimenting On Me!!!!!!!

I didn't quite catch the last bit ...
could you repeat it ?


Mind control to Major Tom David Bowie (ish)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 25th December 2008, 08:06 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,272
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: I'm Done Being Your Doormat

Actually, this particular forum is the Off Topic one.
The others are or were Marketing ones.

If anyone feels that they have been wronged or treated
unfairly in any of the other Warrior foums,...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 13th December 2008, 06:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 516
Posted By Mike Wright
US shuts down 'scareware' sellers

Hooray,
this stuff is a major scam and PITA

BBC NEWS | Technology | US shuts down 'scareware' sellers (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7779223.stm)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 3rd December 2008, 06:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 602
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Where is Mike Wright? Come Out Mike!?!

Still not convinced it is hardware Pat. CPU usage at 32% is
just "busy" .... leaves you another 68% to go. Try converting
movies and burning to DVD ....CPU usage will be banging on
the roof even...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd December 2008, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Mike Wright
California going bust ????

California 'faces budget crisis'

BBC NEWS | Americas | California 'faces budget crisis' (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7760249.stm)

Looks like a $11.3billion bailout on the horizon .......
Forum: Off Topic Forum 1st December 2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 602
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Where is Mike Wright? Come Out Mike!?!

I have very similar cable TV/phone/broadband package.

If you have a USB lead between cable modem and router
then change it if possible to the same type of lead which
connects your desktop to...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 1st December 2008, 05:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 602
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Where is Mike Wright? Come Out Mike!?!

Well Pat,

my desktop is connected to the router by cable.
My laptop is wifi connected to the same router.
I am on proper broadband fibreoptic cable ... not
ADSL and phoneline.

Connection...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 29th November 2008, 05:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 602
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Where is Mike Wright? Come Out Mike!?!

Hi Pat,
Think I will change to being the Scarlet Pimpernel. :D

There is loads of stuff posted all round the net about
freezing windows in IE .... plus some are still having
problems with XP...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th November 2008, 05:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 525
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Need Some Advice Please...

Every journey starts with the first step.

If I were you, I would probably make a "showcase portfolio"
of the whole spectrum of what you have done and can do
...perhaps with some positive...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 17th November 2008, 05:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By Mike Wright
Old men may walk slow, BUT think F A S T

An elderly man in Queensland had owned a large property for several years. He had a dam in one of the lower paddocks where he had planted mango and avocado trees. The dam had been fixed up for...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 17th November 2008, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Mike Wright
Shark-cam captures ocean motion LOL

BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Shark-cam captures ocean motion (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7727136.stm)

LOL, the things people and animals do :eek:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11th November 2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,344
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: US 'in secret overseas strikes'

The US has found the UN an excellent tool for vetoing every attempt
to implement sanctions against Israel for the last 50 years or so.

However, the US does not "own" the UN.

I note that...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11th November 2008, 08:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,344
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: US 'in secret overseas strikes'

Has US politics changed forever?

BBC NEWS | Americas | US Elections 2008 | Has US politics changed forever? (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/us_elections_2008/7716671.stm)


Obama and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th November 2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 34,146
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Garage door locked, how can I open it?

Fishing hook and some strong line over the top of the door ( which
do not usually fit that tightly).

Alternatively have you a friendly local auto mechanic/locksmith/thief :)
They often have...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 5th November 2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: What Is Your Christmas Wish?

Works for me :)

Perhaps consumers have forgotten that Christmas is a
religious period ... as distinct from a shopping/gifts spree.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 31st October 2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Obama Kicks Conservatives Off Plane

And Bush and the GOP have never ever manipulated the media
in the slightest ..... doh! :rolleyes:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 24th October 2008, 05:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,301
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Why is Socialism bad?

Lol,

don't bother to answer my last question :rolleyes:

Just been watching election coverage on TV from Ohio.

The general consensus from McCain supporters at two events,
plus the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 21st October 2008, 04:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,301
Posted By Mike Wright
Re: Why is Socialism bad?

Agreed :)

I see Obama and Powell as being somewhere between "right of centre"
and "centre". This is far more sensible than extreme tendencies to
either left or right wing politics.
...
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