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breelander replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 19:12

Re: Barclays Card Protection

There's a comprehensive 'How To..' guide here...

If you have a credit card or store card, you may be able to reclaim £1,000s of PPI yourself, easily, for free. Don't hand 30% to a no-win no-fee claims handler. This step-by-step guide
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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 17:38

Re: Drop down frustrated!

Internet Exlorer has an "InPrivate Browsing" option which you will find in Tools (the cog icon top right) then Safety.

There's a keyboard shortcut for this - Ctrl-Shift-P opens a new InPrivate Browsing window. Note: [more]

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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 16:23

Re: Drop down frustrated!

The search box I refer to is simply thesearch box on the page ie.the one on this page above.Try it and see what I mean.
I'm using yahoo

Yahoo isn't a browser, what browser are you using? Most browsers have option to cover
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Tue Jan 27

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breelander replied to the Paulypilot's Pub - Share Ideas board. 17:30

Re: Qindell 'article'...

I can find out what the share price will be in five years' time!

So can I - let me see... where's my crystal ball?

Ah...

the mists are clearing...

It says the price will change by at least [more]

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breelander replied to the Banking Sector board. 16:58

Re: A question for Lloyds Bank:

I should have the Lloyds offer document somewhere, but where? And it was all some while ago. ;-)
Here...
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breelander replied to the Financial Software board. 16:47

Re: HYP Top-up spreadsheet

...dodgy .exd files...

For those readers who may worry about deleting their .exd files - don't worry, it's perfectly safe. These files are created (or re-created) on the fly by Office as and when needed...

The first time [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:41

Re: Galaxy tab3 login problems

in fact Digital Look accepts mt username and password, but it doesn't open my existing portfolio but opens at a page for starting a new one...

Does it look like this?

Portfolios & Watchlists

Monitor
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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 14:47

Re: Galaxy tab3 login problems

Especially, check the capitisation.

That is sensible advice, but it doesn't apply to the OP's Digital Look for a 'watch' portfolio - the password for this one is case-insensitive.

Bree. (who's just logged into mine [more]

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breelander replied to the Improve the Fool board. 14:30

Re: Posting messages

Let me know here if you continue to experience difficulties.

Thanks for your updates. It's been reassuring to know that the problem was being worked on.

The crucial post is this one from one of our server guys: [more]

Mon Jan 26

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breelander replied to the Improve the Fool board. 22:02

Re: What Kind of Writers Do Fool Want?

As to content, I think what we see these days (my personal opinion) is that many articles are what I'd call "entry level".

That may well be the case. Nothing wrong in that, we all have to start somewhere - and 'beginers' [more]

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breelander replied to the Paulypilot's Pub - Share Ideas board. 21:17

Re: Qindell 'article'...

I see TW read TMF...

Bulletin Board Moron of the Week 10 – in Honour of Motley Fool Quindell Moron Prabhat Sakya

By Tom Winnifrith | Monday 26 January 2015

...words fail me....

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 18:05

Re: Pointless

Just out of interest where do they get the 100 people to answer the questions?

They get their answers from online polling companies, who apparently slip a few 'pointless' question in amongst their regular polls so that... those who [more]

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 17:25

Re: Inverters & car batteries

Hi well 400W would draw about 33A from a 12V battery if the inverter were 100% efficient. Let's guess at 80% efficient so more like 42A...
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With a typical car battery having a capacity of 50AH that's not going to last much more than
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breelander posted to the Paulypilot's Pub - Share Ideas board. 12:13

Qindell 'article'...

Why I’m Selling Some Barclays PLC And Buying More Quindell plc
By Prabhat Sakya - Monday, 26 January, 2015

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Sun Jan 25

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:37

Re: Yahoo probs.

It depends on your layout ...

Worried by the talk here, I've just checked my own accounts. They were already configured to have the Preview pane (a suggested solution in PD's 'Mozilla' link earlier).

Everything is working [more]

Sat Jan 24

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breelander replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 21:24

Re: Itunes

It is normal practice to only ask a question on one board at a time. By all means ask other boards to contribute, but do it by posting a link to the original question.

Hi I wonder if you can help. I was thinking about getting rid of my CD [more]

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breelander replied to the Land of Off Topic Posts board. 13:51

Re: Tumbleweed

blowing through LoOTP again :-(

and not for the first time...
2000: http://boards.fool.co.uk/ghost-town-5981335.aspx


BTW - Congratulations on your [more]

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breelander replied to the High Yield - Share Strategies board. 13:28

Re: Market appetite for High Yield

I'd be interested if anyone else has noticed anything similar with their own High Yield Portfolio capital values if they track it against a particular market-level.

Yes, I said much the same thing back in December...

You
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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 13:04

Re: Turn off the mouse pad?

you will need to download and install the driver from the Dell web site.

Here...
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breelander replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 10:07

Re: Turn off the mouse pad?

Some Dells have a key for this, but it's different for each model. More here...

Knowledge Base

Disabling or Enabling the Touchpad On a Dell Notebook

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