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    Yes, but unfortunately not after an episode has...

    Yes, but unfortunately not after an episode has been transmitted, and the first three could not be recorded due to a faulty zapper - see #1
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    Reply from Ant.com: Unfortunately, website...

    Reply from Ant.com:
    Unfortunately, website bbc.co.uk uses some videos with streaming protocol, like RTMP (Real Time Messaging Protocol) which is not supported by Ant.com Video Downloader yet.
    We...
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    The answer, is because I didn’t know anything...

    The answer, is because I didn’t know anything else. Hence this thread.

    When theoperaplatform started up last year, I asked here how to download video from the web, somebody recommended Ant, which...
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    Problem recording from BBC iPlayer

    The BBC is currently showing ‘War and Peace’ in 6 episodes, and my wife asked me to record it.

    The first week I recorded it on the DVD recorder whilst we watched on TV, but checking later that...
  5. How to make Chromecast work with a tablet?

    How to make Chromecast work with a tablet?
    Last summer I bought Chromecast, in order that we could watch online transmissions from The Opera Platform and the Berliner Philharmoniker in the comfort...
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    [QUOTE=jgstanley;1034875]Personally, I use...

    [QUOTE=jgstanley;1034875]Personally, I use Flashblock in Firefox, which not only blocks Flash, but also HTML5 Video and Silverlight (in the options). It displays a clickable button to temporarily...
  7. Regardless of whether IE sound is crisper or not,...

    Regardless of whether IE sound is crisper or not, stick with whatever sounds best to you.

    @Paul T
    Really liked your third point.
  8. It is no longer safe to connect Win XP to the...

    It is no longer safe to connect Win XP to the internet, and as your friend also has a Win 7 machine, there seems to be no reason to take the risk.
  9. KB 3101532 problem. After downloading some of...

    KB 3101532 problem.

    After downloading some of the new patches this morning, trying to open a new document in MS Word produced a ‘shortcut not found’ message. A repair to MS Office made no...
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    [SOLVED] Yes, as mentioned in #9

    Yes, as mentioned in #9
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    [SOLVED] I thought it had been copied exactly as...

    I thought it had been copied exactly as specified, ensuring there was a space before each slash, but there must have been an error somewhere. I normally write clean-up with the hyphen before ‘up’...
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    [SOLVED] Final report to wrap up this thread. Shortly...

    Final report to wrap up this thread.

    Shortly after #8 I ran chkdsk again and received a clean bill of health. I believe there were some items it had repaired, but am not certain, my memory not...
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    I doubt it, as he asked the same question in...

    I doubt it, as he asked the same question in 2010. See #11
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    She has a tablet, although I don't believe she...

    She has a tablet, although I don't believe she has ever used it, despite the hours I spent reading all the instructions and setting it up for her. Like me, she probably disliked the fiddly keyboard.
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    The problem is the motherboard. A near neighbour,...

    The problem is the motherboard. A near neighbour, who is/was a computer pro, has located a second hand MB for £40, and will install it for £20. Apparently new MBs for old pcs are no longer produced....
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    [SOLVED] “The restore operation completed successfully....

    “The restore operation completed successfully. The component store corruption repaired. The operation completed successfully.”
    So presumably there was only the one problem, and everything is now OK....
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    @ PaulT The monitor worked fine on my machine,...

    @ PaulT The monitor worked fine on my machine, but mine wouldn’t on work on the wife’s PC, so I’ll have to take it to a repair shop tomorrow.

    Thanks for pointing out the possible faults, as...
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    Thanks, but no success. Downloaded 1.59 GB iso,...

    Thanks, but no success. Downloaded 1.59 GB iso, the system insisted on a DVD rather than usb stick, but I aborted after 90 minutes after calculating it would take 70 hours at 22160 kbpm. When I...
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    [SOLVED] Thanks Sudo. Will give tham a try, but it will...

    Thanks Sudo. Will give tham a try, but it will not be until Tuesday.

    Not sure how to set chkdskto run without parameters
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    Monitor blank

    Not sure which forum this should be in, don’t even know if it’s software or h/ware.

    When my wife switched on her old Dell E521 desktop this evening, originally Vista, now win8.1 Pro, the monitor...
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    There was no need to be suspicious, one was...

    There was no need to be suspicious, one was paying for the product, just like a special offer in the supermarket. In fact $40 is a reasonable price for any OS. MS would still make huge profits if all...
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    [SOLVED] Which parameter did you use - chkdsk /f or chkdsk...

    Which parameter did you use - chkdsk /f or chkdsk /r ?
    chkdsk /r

    While you haven't said which Windows version you are using
    Windows 8.1 Home

    It’s somewhat confusing because Event Viewer...
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    [SOLVED] FALSE ALARM A few minutes ago the screen went...

    FALSE ALARM

    A few minutes ago the screen went entirely black with no message, making me fear the worst, but then said scan completed, and went on to boot. After such a scare it would have been...
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    [SOLVED] CHKDSK doesn't complete

    This looks to be the correct forum.

    I am running chkdsk and screen shows:
    “Scanning and repairing Drive C): 10% complete”.

    The problem is that it hasn’t moved from 10% for a long time, at...
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    [SOLVED] Thanks, but all I get is "CBS log:invalid file"....

    Thanks, but all I get is "CBS log:invalid file".

    As a moderator, are you able to delete the thread?
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