… и поняла – даже ещё сильнее, чем после MATE 2014 – глубину той самой “проблемы российского гика”. Нет, не скажу... Не знаю, пойду ли на следующий год – но, может, и схожу. Ибо таки слава роботам, и пусть их будет побольше!
Давно я не писала ничего про собственные опыты с онлайн-курсами. Но это не значит, что я на них забила – да ни в...меня поддержат! UPD. Пока писался пост - оценку поправили, теперь там просто 100%. Ну и ладно, собственно :)
I'd originally intended to install Dragon 10 and wait for one of the frequent cheap upgrade offers for registered customers. I'd never upgraded because the XP box could barely cope with 10, and besides...up. It has been told to go away again, as there isn't the screen estate on the laptop's own screen. Mirror of http://julesjones.dreamwidth.org/278037.html , where it has received comments .
I've been using Lotus Smartsuite since version 3.1. I recognise that sooner or later I will have to abandon it, but I want access to it for a while in case there are any files I've forgotten to convert...Pro to check that it would indeed open, but I appear to have access to the software on the Win8.1 box. Mirror of http://julesjones.dreamwidth.org/277923.html , where it has received comments .
I finished up Sunday evening by using Wm's instructions on folders in Thunderbird, i.e. By default TB will only look at TP's Inbox, it is actually expecting a folder with that specific name. You need...on the Win8 box, but that can wait until I have an attention span longer than the average goldfish's. Mirror of http://julesjones.dreamwidth.org/277589.html , where it has received comments .
My primary email client is Turnpike, and has been since I bought my first internet connection 17 years ago. Unfortunately Demon stopped developing it a long time ago, and amongst other things it now effectively... https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/demon.ip.support.turnpike/SrmtShEE0E8/F4OqVAjSivcJ Mirror of http://julesjones.dreamwidth.org/276751.html , where it has received comments .
So this evening I finally made a decision on what to do about my computer and placed an order for a new laptop. I'm still considering trying to fix Laptop 2, but I think it's time for a new machine. The main reason is that I've been burying the machine's processing power with all the stuff that I do on an everyday basis. It's time for an upgrade. Another reason why I chose to buy a new laptop is...
The rest of last night involved pointing the box at the Win 8.1 upgrade site, and letting it get on with downloading the update and restarting itself several times while I watched the Commonwealth Games...just that I have to search for it with the search function to start it. I want my Start menu back. :-( Mirror of http://julesjones.dreamwidth.org/276480.html , where it has received comments .