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Article Manual for Janome New Home 580 and 581 sewing machines Hits 1410 | 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 2510 | 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 2782 | 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 4068 | 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 3533 | 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 10819 | 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 3071 | Last Modified 2012-07-09
Want to remove a thumbnail from Chrome's new tab page?
Article Cherry and almond sponge cake Hits 3336 | 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 3487 | 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 3496 | 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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Article TPF Hits 206410 | Last Modified 2008-02-05
Tiny PHP Forum by Ralph Capper. Sadly, TPF is no longer supported by me. At some point in the future I might re-write it and re-release as a new version. You can find some information about it on this page though.
Article How to make easy Mead recipe Hits 43326 | Last Modified 2011-09-22
I thought I'd try my hand at mead. This recipe is a mix of a few I found on the net. It is pretty easy and requires little special ingredients or equipment.
Blog Push my button Hits 1338 | Last Modified 2007-05-19
I don't know why, but two of the things that really get me worked up (and shouldn't) involve button pressing.
Article Cherry and almond sponge cake Hits 3336 | Last Modified 2012-01-31
This is a little quick and tasty cake using glacÚ cherries, almonds and vanilla. It only needs one egg.
Blog Football in the Park Hits 1223 | Last Modified 2007-05-16
I haven't played football since I had the ball kicked in my face by a smiling Indian several years ago, on a beach in Goa.
Blog Moving: The movers are called Hits 1163 | Last Modified 2007-06-22
Moving home is supposed to be a stressful business.
Blog Party of Leaf and Xena Hits 1976 | Last Modified 2007-05-16
I wondered for a while if I should, in fact, write a review of this party, mainly because it didn't end so well for me, personally. But, life is life, and it does deserve a write up, in reality. I also took no pictures during the evening, but I've had some sent to me since, and so I'll use one of them... I'm sure Karloff won't mind.
Misc Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe Hits 2614 | Last Modified 2007-05-17
The classic Daiquiri cocktail.
Misc Damson Wine Recipe Hits 43149 | Last Modified 2007-05-17
A pleasant, dark, full wine. I like it sweet.
Misc Wine Bottling Hits 4354 | Last Modified 2007-05-16
Once your wine has stopped fermenting, you should bottle it. How do you know when your wine has stopped fermenting? It should be (mostly) clear, and the level of water in the fermentation lock should stay level, indicating that there is no pressure inside the jar - no bubbles pass through it any longer. If you've had your wine in your bedroom cupboard, you'll know it is ready because you'll miss the little plop-plop noise it used to make.
Comment TPF comment by Ralpharama Hits | Last Modified 2015-03-11
Check the links above, maybe someone is still using it!...
Comment Marijuana wine recipe comment by Ralpharama Hits | Last Modified 2015-03-11
No smell that I can remember....
Comment TPF comment by DanDeFarter Hits | Last Modified 2014-12-15
Is there a demo to check out...
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...
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