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by noj
Sun Aug 17, 2008 5:24 pm
Forum: DIY Computers Forum
Topic: Very long updates
Replies: 1
Views: 4190

Very long updates

About 4 or 5 times this year, when I shut down my PC a message appears telling me my machine is installing updates. I am not to switch it off cos it will do that itself. These updates take around 12 to 15 hours to install. I presume they are from Microsoft, but they are nothing like the normal updat...
by noj
Mon Jul 21, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: Electrics Forum
Topic: Flickering lightbulb
Replies: 2
Views: 2763

Flickering lightbulb

Cheers for that E. I rang the electrician who supplied the dimmer, he suggested trying a different bulb ie better quality. What I have done however, is fitted the second of the 2 wall lights, put the bulbs in and hey presto I am now flicker free. Something to do with the demand of power thru the cir...
by noj
Sun Jul 20, 2008 7:03 pm
Forum: Electrics Forum
Topic: Flickering lightbulb
Replies: 2
Views: 2763

Flickering lightbulb

I have recently had the house lighting circuit re-wired and after fitting a wall light and switching it on, the bulb flickers. It is switched on/off by a dimmer and a conventional switch. I have double checked the wiring and swapped the bulb. Whats at fault?
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