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by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 9:24 pm
Forum: Strictly Speaking
Topic: Expatriotism
Replies: 55
Views: 30231

His score in pool would point that way, but can't be cos mod SMS was tending to his son.
by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: WHAT'S HAPPENING?
Replies: 5
Views: 2371

I have had enough of these ridiculous games being played by mods. Dare we say anything at all? I was wrong to think you were one of the good guys SMS. My respect has disappeared. Sick of this. And I will say it too but sure all of this thread will be deleted. Why not just delete the entire forum and...
by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Forum speed
Replies: 0
Views: 1363

Forum speed

Is it just me or is the forum running slower than usual?
by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 3:46 pm
Forum: Leisure Chat, Jokes, Rubbish
Topic: For those who thought they knew EVERYthing
Replies: 18
Views: 7108

Where I'm from a button mushroom is a baby field mushroom...
by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: i'd like to learn French or Spanish
Replies: 20
Views: 6472

"un char" in the Candian / Quebec French means a trolley, whereas in French "French" it means a tank, the army vehicule.... funny isn't it ? So that is why people push their trollies aorund Carrefour like they are at war :) I just had one of those 'uh huh' moments as Oprah would say. BG you do real...
by Cheekybeek
Mon, 29 May 2006 12:28 pm
Forum: Strictly Speaking
Topic: Expatriotism
Replies: 55
Views: 30231

I have never, not even once, seen another caucasian expat or tourist at my local hawker centre. Not many condos around here but there are caucasians living in my condo- small minority. We went to the hawker on our second night in Singers... couldn't believe our luck at all the sights, smells, atmosp...
by Cheekybeek
Sun, 28 May 2006 10:35 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

Thanks for the very helpful straight forward instructions.
by Cheekybeek
Sun, 28 May 2006 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Anyone with 9 to 13 yr olds?
Replies: 9
Views: 2985

Bubbs I'm quite a bit more than your age bracket but would really like to read if you don't mind. Besides I still remember what it was like being 9-13.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 8:00 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

CanesFan4Life wrote:Why not just use MAC Address Filtering? Wouldn't that be sufficient to keep you home network secure?
Probably, but then again I have no idea what it is or how to do it, just set up the thing with the password as SE suggested. Don't feel like mucking with it further.

Thanks anyhow.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Where is Bubbles?
Replies: 10
Views: 3207

Bubbles, very relieved to hear you aren't MIA.

I guess someone will have to PM you about what is going on as it isn't something to be rehashed over and over.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 6:38 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Leasing a laptop
Replies: 1
Views: 1629

Orix Rentec do corporate leasing of laptops. Minimum term 7 days.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 2:48 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

I'm with Starhub. I set up the static IP for port forwarding reasons through my Linksys router.

I just made an interesting discovery...

If I connect via ethernet cable direct to the router I almost double my speed. Pay for 54Mb/s but connected at 100Mb/s.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 10:53 am
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

Whats a passphrase? Is this just my password? and wtf is hexidecimal format?

It says speed will be sacrificed at 128 bit, to what extent?

why can't they just speak english???? :???:

Thanks for your help SE and Jedi.
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 10:14 am
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

I did the above. All is good.

Why don't they just ask secure network Y/N

Password?

Instead of asking all the encryption options blah blah. And who is going to have a 64 character password! :???:
by Cheekybeek
Sat, 27 May 2006 10:00 am
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 15
Views: 4902

Ok one more question:

Do I use the WPA Pre-shared key? Sorry really new to wireless broadband...

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