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by voyseygw
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Askey RTF3505VW Movistar router
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Askey RTF3505VW Movistar router

Thanks for that I’m in the uk at the moment and I need to reboot the router remotely. I can get to my PC via google remote, so I can reboot it remotely. I seem to have a problem when we get a power cut, the powerline adapters lose connection with the router and it needs to be rebooted to reconnect w...
by voyseygw
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Askey RTF3505VW Movistar router
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Askey RTF3505VW Movistar router

Hi,
Is there an English manual for this router? Or can anybody tell me if I can reboot this from the Service menu I need to reboot it remotely from my PC. I could not see an option to reboot it.
by voyseygw
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: MCB rating for sockets
Replies: 3
Views: 589

MCB rating for sockets

Hi, What rating should the MCB be for power sockets in Spain be. My power circuit MCB is rated at 25A, this is the same rating as the ENDESA one that is used to isolate the consumer unit. I thought the ENDESA one should be higher than the other MCB’s as it supplies the all the circuits and the other...
by voyseygw
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: New RCD fitted keeps tripping
Replies: 3
Views: 1645

New RCD fitted keeps tripping

I have had a problem for some time with random RCD trips, so I bought an auto resettable RCD. On installing it, I set it to on and it immediately tripped I found that if I set any of my MCB’s to off I could set it to on and it would stay up. Thinking I had a cumulative earth leakage and the new RCD ...
by voyseygw
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Newpol fridge freezer
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Re: Newpol fridge freezer

Are you talking about the pipe? If so then yes it does but I would like to push something down the pipe to see if it is blocked which I need to do from the top inside the freezer. Also it could be the Evaporator defrost heater which I asume it has got. I would need to get in to the Evaporator to tes...
by voyseygw
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Newpol fridge freezer
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Newpol fridge freezer

Hi All, I have a Newpol eXperience XR 1850 IX NF and the fridge part of it stops working. I can get it to work again by defrosting it overnight and it will work again for about 4 weeks. It appears that the freezer part is freezing up and blocking the cold air from the fan. I am told that it could be...
by voyseygw
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Driving licence
Replies: 2
Views: 1062

Re: Driving licence

Thanks for that, it explains all.
by voyseygw
Mon Sep 09, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Driving licence
Replies: 2
Views: 1062

Driving licence

Hi, We have just received our new Spanish driving licences but it only shows that we can drive a car, moped or tow with a car. It has symbols for other vehicles such as a van or a transit or Luton type vehicle but there is no annotation next to these to indicate we can drive these. Does that mean we...
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: HP Webprint
Replies: 0
Views: 2586

HP Webprint

Hi,
Does anybody have any experience with HP Webprint? I want to scan to email, I have set up the email side and run the test and this was OK but I don’t have or can’t find a button to scan to email. I can scan to the PC but no option to email?
Thanks
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Spanish keyboard v Uk keyboard
Replies: 7
Views: 1520

Spanish keyboard v Uk keyboard

Hi,
Is there a big difference with getting a Spanish laptop with a Spanish keyboard and a UK laptop with UK keyboard. Can you load uk keyboard in windows and it work with a Spanish keyboard?
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Double pole circuit breakers v single pole
Replies: 6
Views: 2170

Re: Double pole circuit breakers v single pole

Hi, Re single slot mcb the one shown by beachcomber is an MCB with arc detection there is a IC inside the unit to detect arcing. So it requires a neutral to power the circuit. When I looked on the Siemens site they they describe a lot of these devices as 1 pole plus neutral. I could not find a descr...
by voyseygw
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Water pipe blanking plugs
Replies: 3
Views: 1547

Water pipe blanking plugs

Hi all,
What do I ask for in Spanish if I want to buy a couple of the screw threaded plugs you screw into a water pipe. I want to cap a hot and cold supply from a sink at the wall.
Thanks
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Provisional Driving License
Replies: 9
Views: 2144

Re: Provisional Driving License

Thank you to all for the quick response. Let’s hope it comes before we have to go back.
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Double pole circuit breakers v single pole
Replies: 6
Views: 2170

Re: Double pole circuit breakers v single pole

Thanks for all your helpful advice I will have a look today.
by voyseygw
Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Provisional Driving License
Replies: 9
Views: 2144

Provisional Driving License

We have just applied to exchange our UK license for a Spanish Driving License and apparently they issue a provisional license or document until the full one is sent to you. My question is, can I use this provisional one to hire a car in the UK.
Thanks
by voyseygw
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Double pole circuit breakers v single pole
Replies: 6
Views: 2170

Double pole circuit breakers v single pole

Hi, My consumer unit has all double pole circuit breakers and I want to replace my RCD for a auto resetting RCD but this takes up three slots and I do not have any free slots in my consumer unit. What I would like to do is replace two of my double pole circuit breakers with single pole ones to free ...
by voyseygw
Tue Nov 10, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Filmon App - Samsung Smart TV
Replies: 9
Views: 23391

Re: Filmon App - Samsung Smart TV

Hi,
There is an app for the iPad called Video & TV Cast for Samsung with a corresponding Samsung app this will allow you to use the iPad to navigate the web page of filmon and then display it on the TV.
by voyseygw
Mon Jun 23, 2014 6:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Catteries near Loja
Replies: 0
Views: 346

Catteries near Loja

Hi,
Can anybody recommend a B & B for cat's we don't want it to be for dogs as well,just for cats.

Thanks
by voyseygw
Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bed linen shops
Replies: 1
Views: 644

Bed linen shops

Hi. Can anyone tell me a nice bed linen shop in either Antequera, Loja or Huetar Tajar please. I am looking for bed spreads in particular. Liz
by voyseygw
Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:17 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Gas BBQ question
Replies: 3
Views: 674

Gas BBQ question

Hi, I bought a gas BBQ in the UK. And shipped it out here. When I assembled it in the instructions it states to only be used in UK and Ireland. It came with a propane regulator which I have replaced with a butane one that I had from a portable gas fire. What I would like to know is there any safety ...

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