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by chrissiehope
Mon Jun 27, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Comments and queries re FAQ for Non-resident income tax
Replies: 1789
Views: 510292

Re: Comments and queries re FAQ for Non-resident income tax

I haven't posted recently,(other than the above !) - not had a problem :-)
by chrissiehope
Sat Jun 25, 2022 1:10 pm
Forum: Gardens & Gardening
Topic: instead of citronella
Replies: 11
Views: 240

Re: instead of citronella

I have a feeling either lavender or rosemary ? Maybe google it ?
by chrissiehope
Thu Jun 23, 2022 1:14 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Alioli
Replies: 9
Views: 15964

Re: Alioli

Reported !
by chrissiehope
Sun Jun 19, 2022 1:12 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Inheritance Gift Tax
Replies: 7
Views: 348

Re: Inheritance Gift Tax

When my husband died, his daughters had to pay inheritance tax in Spain before they could inherit. I know we had both Spanish & English wills, so I guess it was due to the Spanish one
by chrissiehope
Wed May 11, 2022 11:47 am
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Spanish Water Dog
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: Spanish Water Dog

Sorry to hear about your doggie - I do remember what a handful he could be !!
by chrissiehope
Sun Apr 24, 2022 9:35 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Kindle Fire - download
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Re: Kindle Fire - download

Thanks as always Enrique. How do I check the speed on the Kindle ? It has been 'downloading' for over 24 hours, so I guess it has,as you say, hung...
Edited to say I've turned off the marketing bit, but have no idea how to stop it 'downloading'
by chrissiehope
Sun Apr 24, 2022 11:21 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Kindle Fire - download
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Kindle Fire - download

My Kindle Fire has been downloading for 20 hours now ! I'm assuming it is some kind of update, but it doesn't seem to tell me anything (other than the time it is taking). I think it is taking so long because I normally leave it in my porch, which is some distance from the router & therefore has ...
by chrissiehope
Fri Apr 22, 2022 10:19 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Closing my Spanish bank account from UK
Replies: 0
Views: 156

Closing my Spanish bank account from UK

I’ve just spent a couple of days trying to close my Unicaja account from the UK, and now that I’ve succeeded I thought I would share how it went. In January, I emailed the Buzon I thought would relate to my account – no response. Tried again 3 days ago – no reponse So I tried the other branch buzon,...
by chrissiehope
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Mask wearing to end inside.
Replies: 67
Views: 2348

Re: Mask wearing to end inside.

Just seen this on Facebook - https://scontent.fman4-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/278913880_10159832816800489_5160205445270462795_n.jpg?_nc_cat=102&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=730e14&_nc_ohc=q79ajRnMyrEAX915nTX&tn=M9Lkg3U0SVgQIkSs&_nc_ht=scontent.fman4-1.fna&oh=00_AT85e1b8hIf0a3P8frZHYes...
by chrissiehope
Tue Apr 19, 2022 9:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: security
Replies: 16
Views: 754

Re: security

I just keep putting my stuff on, pushing theirs back pointedly...
by chrissiehope
Mon Apr 18, 2022 1:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: security
Replies: 16
Views: 754

Re: security

I hate it when the shopper behind me starts loading their stuff on the conveyor belt when I'm still putting mine on :-(
by chrissiehope
Thu Mar 31, 2022 4:59 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Where is the recycle bin in Windows 10 ?
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Where is the recycle bin in Windows 10 ?

It's OK - I found it - didn't think to check the desktop. I have now restored the folder & am a happy bunny again :-)
by chrissiehope
Thu Mar 31, 2022 4:17 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Where is the recycle bin in Windows 10 ?
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Where is the recycle bin in Windows 10 ?

Help !!!!!
I have accidentally deleted a folder - in XP you could Restore this, but I can't find the recycle bin in W10.
Where is it & will I be able to restore ?
TIA
by chrissiehope
Sat Mar 26, 2022 11:15 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Shelf shortages
Replies: 43
Views: 2397

Re: Shelf shortages

Here in UK, I went to Lidl today, & there were quite a few empty shelves - no tomatoes(apart from baby plum ones), some medicinal items were things I had gone in for, can't remember what else, but gaps were noticeable..
by chrissiehope
Wed Mar 23, 2022 12:36 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Avast 1
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Re: Avast 1

Thanks both - a little job for today then ;-)
by chrissiehope
Tue Mar 22, 2022 11:33 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Avast 1
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Avast 1

This has been being advertised on UK TV for the past few days. As it is free, I was wondering if I should replace my current free Avast with this new one - any thoughts anyone ?
by chrissiehope
Tue Mar 22, 2022 2:12 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: New rules: 22nd March
Replies: 19
Views: 719

Re: New rules: 22nd March

Very good point jonbar - I hadn't thought of that !
by chrissiehope
Tue Mar 22, 2022 2:08 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: List of traffic offences & penalties
Replies: 11
Views: 513

Re: List of traffic offences & penalties

Drat, I've been spotted ;-)
by chrissiehope
Mon Mar 21, 2022 10:54 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: List of traffic offences & penalties
Replies: 11
Views: 513

Re: List of traffic offences & penalties

Sorry - do you mean me when you say the OP ? If so, I have nothing to do with any hire company ! I just copied the link from Malagacar's Facebook post to pass it on :-)