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Article Manual for Janome New Home 580 and 581 sewing machines Hits 769 | Last Modified 2014-03-06
You can't believe how long it took me to find a manual for my new (old) Janome New Home 580 sewing machine. Here's one free for you to download.
Article Can't access https sites when connected to VPN Hits 2310 | Last Modified 2013-11-22
I use VPNUK but when I upgraded to Windows 8.1 recently I suddenly stopped being able to access some servers via remote desktop that had IPs locked down, and also any https sites too.
Article Swype not adding words on Samsung Galaxy S2 Hits 2582 | Last Modified 2013-05-29
After an update of some kind, Swype stopped adding new words to the dictionary - the option to add simply no longer appeared. This may have been after a swype update to allow you to backup your dictionary.
Article CDONTS, CDOSYS, IIS 6.0, IIS 7.0 and headaches... Hits 3791 | Last Modified 2012-09-28
We moved from an old IIS 6.0 server setup with Classic ASP code sending bulk newsletter emails using CDONTS, to a new Windows 2008 R2 server in the cloud with IIS 7.5. We also moved to using a 3rd party SMTP service - sendgrid. We had problems...
Article How to force an Amazon s3 bucket PDF to download, not open in browser Hits 3201 | Last Modified 2012-09-26
This took a lot of figuring out :)
Article Duplicate contacts or no profile picture on Samsung GALAXY S II Hits 8485 | Last Modified 2012-08-22
How to get around the problem of contacts being split up on a Samsung Galaxy S2. For example, when sending a new text message, you see the same person listed several times - one for Google, one for Facebook, one for Skype etc. This also fixes the problem of not showing the correct images for contacts (or not having an image at all).
Article How do I remove a 'most visited' item from Chrome? Hits 2876 | Last Modified 2012-07-09
Want to remove a thumbnail from Chrome's new tab page?
Article Cherry and almond sponge cake Hits 3116 | Last Modified 2012-01-31
This is a little quick and tasty cake using glacÚ cherries, almonds and vanilla. It only needs one egg.
Article Making email in Microsoft Outlook appear important Hits 3216 | Last Modified 2011-11-11
There are a number of fields you can add to an email message to make it look important, flagged, for follow up, and other things. It can be incredibly annoying when all the email you get is flagged as priority, but here's how to do it anyway...
Article Where is Windows Update located in XP? Hits 3295 | Last Modified 2011-10-18
If you don't want to visit the Microsoft Windows update website (www.update.microsoft.com) then how do you start Windows Update if it isn't under Start/All Programs?

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Blog The Chemist Hits 1256 | Last Modified 2007-05-16
Something that has been playing on my mind was the visit when we picked up the notorious stain. We were out in the countryside and decided to pop in on some relatives (theirs, not mine) and met an odd Czech man called Tom who grew a lot of chillis and even had some chilli jam/jelly which he made me try.
Article A farewell to tobacco Hits 2865 | Last Modified 2007-05-15
I have what would be described as a love-hate relationship with tobacco.
Article How to make an RSS feed with PHP Hits 4360 | Last Modified 2007-06-13
A quick and dirty file that produces a RSS feed made up of recently modified files (txt, html, whatever).
Misc Absinthe Cocktail Hits 2841 | Last Modified 2007-05-15
Recipe for Absinthe Cocktail
Misc Smoking Quiz Hits 2771 | Last Modified 2007-07-01
This was created for a smoke-a-thon to celebrate the last day of smoking in England on the last day of June, 2007.
Article Manual for Janome New Home 580 and 581 sewing machines Hits 769 | Last Modified 2014-03-06
You can't believe how long it took me to find a manual for my new (old) Janome New Home 580 sewing machine. Here's one free for you to download.
Blog Centipedes Hits 1059 | Last Modified 2007-05-16
So, where was I? Ah yes, the flat in Walthamstow. I lived in the flat for a year and a half in the end, fairly happily, though I did sleep with a large kitchen knife down the side of the bed, so unused to the sound of fighting and shouting in my hallway at 5am.
Article The Quest for Hashish Hits 4826 | Last Modified 2007-05-29
I met a strange man a few nights ago in a downtown bar - strange mainly because he seemed to be wearing home-made clothes and make-up. During the course of our chit-chat conversation I happened to ask him what he did for a living. 'I grow grass.' He said.
Misc Design - Spike 8 Hits 1255 | Last Modified 2007-06-19
One of many tattoo style designs I drew whilst without a computer back in 2003.
Misc Basic Curry Problems Hits 9547 | Last Modified 2008-01-04
Problems with your curry? Some of the most common listed here. Too bland, watery?
Comment Growing Anadenanthera Colubrina comment by plantguy Hits | Last Modified 2014-04-03
Hi. I'm interested in growing this plant. How can I contact with you?:)Give me some tips....
Comment Marijuana wine recipe comment by Hits | Last Modified 2014-02-05
Is there much odours...
Comment Absinthe Cocktail comment by Hits | Last Modified 2013-06-26
test...
Comment TinyMCE popup permission denied window comment by Ralpharama Hits | Last Modified 2013-05-31
Happy to hear it! :)...
Comment TinyMCE popup permission denied window comment by Tony Hits | Last Modified 2013-04-10
Thank you - after 3 hours of searhcing - you were the one that helped - in my case, I was declaring the "correct" URL in the site - but my tinymce installation was running under https and I hadn't declared it as such !! Adding that all important "s" made...
Comment Cannot insert explicit value error comment by John Hits | Last Modified 2013-03-22
I found my answer here and it's simple:

http://www.advancesharp.com/Questions/18424/cannot-insert-explicit-value-for-identity-column-in-table-xxxxx-when-identity-insert-is-set-to-off...
Comment Damson Wine Recipe comment by Maggiemay Hits | Last Modified 2013-03-11
Looks like il have to throw it out :'( will try again this year and......
Comment How to make easy Mead recipe comment by Paper Tiger Hits | Last Modified 2013-02-27
Right, I have made and drunk the mead. I found - it was quite low alcohol due to the relatively small amount of honey in it. 30 cloves for a 1 gallon demijohn was way too many. It had an almost antiseptic taste but with added honey afterwards was drink...
Comment Racking comment by paul Hits | Last Modified 2013-02-19
I've racked wine before and noticed the fermentaion dramaticaly decreased is this normal?...
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