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Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 16th August 2009, 20:29
Replies: 3
Views: 654
Posted By rogerscoth
Thanks for your responses David and Geoff. One...

Thanks for your responses David and Geoff. One thing I failed to mention was that it could move very quickly. It rarely stayed still when I was trying to take the photographs, therefore I am pleased...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 15th August 2009, 00:32
Replies: 3
Views: 654
Posted By rogerscoth
ID please

At first I thought I saw another small spider in the wash-hand basin, but after enticing it on to a piece of paper, on closer inspection it appeared to be a miniature scorpion - it was only about...
Forum: Conservation Monday 27th July 2009, 23:45
Replies: 24
Views: 2,204
Posted By rogerscoth
If you had clicked on the link (recent report in...

If you had clicked on the link (recent report in Life in Italy.com) that is :-http://www.lifeinitaly.com/node/6774 it shows a somewhat different Italian local view. The inclusion of american raptor...
Forum: Digiscoping cameras Saturday 27th June 2009, 18:38
Replies: 12
Views: 2,989
Posted By rogerscoth
Firstly, what 'scope and eyepiece do you intend...

Firstly, what 'scope and eyepiece do you intend to use?
I believe the general preference would be to use a compact camera, and some can be bought for less than 100 new. As an example of a compact...
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Friday 26th June 2009, 23:39
Replies: 5
Views: 1,353
Posted By rogerscoth
Although these reports (links below) are not...

Although these reports (links below) are not exactly relating to the period that you will be there, they give an idea of some good areas on the island to visit. My favourites are Algender Gorge at...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Monday 4th May 2009, 20:29
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By rogerscoth
Rob, a couple to consider (although I have not...

Rob, a couple to consider (although I have not tried them yet) are :-
FreeRip at www.freerip.com (http://www.freerip.com)
and FreeMp3 at www.koyotesoft.com/indexEn.html...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Wednesday 18th March 2009, 19:06
Replies: 12
Views: 1,314
Posted By rogerscoth
See also, thread...

See also, thread http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=136899

Roger
Forum: Food and Feeders Tuesday 17th March 2009, 22:37
Replies: 3
Views: 844
Posted By rogerscoth
In recent years, we have have had up to about 8...

In recent years, we have have had up to about 8 Reed Buntings visit our garden, but so far this year there have only been 3 or 4 at most.
This is a picture from 23rd. March last year, when there was...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 12th March 2009, 20:46
Replies: 49
Views: 4,972
Posted By rogerscoth
Trojan Horse

In addition to anti-virus and CCleaner software, I use and recommend Ad-Aware (free) Anniversary Edition - http://www.lavasoft.com/?domain=lavasoftusa.com SpywareBlaster -...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 19th February 2009, 01:06
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By rogerscoth
If you are unduly worried David, with all due...

If you are unduly worried David, with all due respect, just scan a suspect disk using your anti-virus software. Some magazine CD's/DVD's include a warning to say that although they are believed to be...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 30th January 2009, 01:06
Replies: 27
Views: 12,538
Posted By rogerscoth
Stewart, Before considering Tiscali have a look...

Stewart, Before considering Tiscali have a look at the many forums that report many instances of very bad customer service responses. Personally, the internet service has been mostly good, but I...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 19th December 2008, 23:03
Replies: 12
Views: 1,302
Posted By rogerscoth
Brian, what is the make and model of both your...

Brian, what is the make and model of both your external hard drive and laptop?
I have a Maxtor 160GB External drive that has built-in software, therefore when connected to my Compaq laptop (with...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 10th December 2008, 23:31
Replies: 8
Views: 683
Posted By rogerscoth
I have just seen this thread (after the results...

I have just seen this thread (after the results show that Astrid Vella came fourth), and was somewhat bemused to notice that the link to the European Forum of Voluntary Work indicates that it is...
Forum: Digiscoping Accessories Friday 28th November 2008, 15:51
Replies: 9
Views: 2,650
Posted By rogerscoth
Most Birdforum members are friendly and helpful,...

Most Birdforum members are friendly and helpful, and with your apparent attitude you are likely to put off those that can help you solve your problem.
My advice is to get the problem batteries...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Monday 24th November 2008, 15:06
Replies: 7
Views: 887
Posted By rogerscoth
No David, it only removes cookies etc. that are...

No David, it only removes cookies etc. that are listed after the initial search of your files.

Roger
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Sunday 23rd November 2008, 19:01
Replies: 7
Views: 887
Posted By rogerscoth
There is an alternative

VB, have you considered using Piriform CCleaner, as this goes further by highlighting and then having a facility to remove much more than un-wanted cookies? I have included screenshots below, showing...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Monday 8th September 2008, 23:14
Replies: 14
Views: 1,423
Posted By rogerscoth
I have just right-clicked on the menu bar (i.e....

I have just right-clicked on the menu bar (i.e. at the top of the IE7 screen) as suggested by pete1966, and have taken a screenshot that shows options ticked as below :-

Roger
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 28th August 2008, 22:47
Replies: 5
Views: 663
Posted By rogerscoth
Using Windows XP and Vista, after "Right...

Using Windows XP and Vista, after "Right Clicking" on the Desktop Icon, click on Properties and just change the "Run" Drop Down Option to Maximized, click on Apply, then close to achieve the desired...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 8th August 2008, 20:01
Replies: 4
Views: 858
Posted By rogerscoth
I have just searched through my computer files...

I have just searched through my computer files (running Windows XP), and there is no file of that name found - if that is of any help.

Roger
Forum: Cameras And Photography Monday 28th July 2008, 12:05
Replies: 5
Views: 1,297
Posted By rogerscoth
Did you also mean to say "Ain't Royal Mail...

Did you also mean to say "Ain't Royal Mail wonderful?"
I have used their "Recorded, Signed For" service(?) on a few occasions, and I am not impressed! More than once, there has been no record in the...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 23rd July 2008, 12:55
Replies: 27
Views: 5,607
Posted By rogerscoth
Some time back, 7Dayshop.com delivery charges...

Some time back, 7Dayshop.com delivery charges were very reasonable, and at times free. In recent times it increased to now being 3.95 per order, which seems quite high if the order value is low, but...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Monday 21st July 2008, 21:17
Replies: 24
Views: 2,545
Posted By rogerscoth
It seems that a lot of the contributors to this...

It seems that a lot of the contributors to this thread must assume that the Fire Brigade have only ONE appliance available for any emergency. Surely if they were attending any incident, whether it is...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 4th July 2008, 23:09
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By rogerscoth
If by any chance you use Barclays Internet...

If by any chance you use Barclays Internet Banking, have a look at my new thread entitled "Free Kaspersky Internet Security"

Roger
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Friday 4th July 2008, 23:05
Replies: 0
Views: 548
Posted By rogerscoth
Free Kaspersky Internet Security

After recently buying the Kaspersky Internet Security software (15.94 incl. p & p from a well-known auction site), I have just logged onto Barclays Internet Banking, and there is a free offer of the...
Forum: Digiscoping Accessories Monday 16th June 2008, 00:26
Replies: 26
Views: 7,284
Posted By rogerscoth
What I omitted to mention, was, that the...

What I omitted to mention, was, that the resultant parallax angle (when a Red Dot Sight is mounted on Air Rifles/Guns) is very narrow compared to that when used with a Telescope/Camera combination,...
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