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by metalmonkey
Sat Oct 03, 2009 4:26 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Vigsys docking station
Replies: 11
Views: 1450

Re: Vigsys docking station

Hi thanks for coming back to me, I have a feeling that it could be something really simple that I am overlooking Hi Metalmonkey Lets start from the beginning. Do you have the Vigsys connected to your desk top PC via an Ethernet/RJ45 cable? y es the one that came with the docking station Which model ...
by metalmonkey
Fri Oct 02, 2009 9:15 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Vigsys docking station
Replies: 11
Views: 1450

Re: Vigsys docking station

Hi yes tried all that...today I had the PCconnceted to the docking station via cable and a continuous light on the dongle BUT NO light on the docking station to show that it was working on wireless, the company told me to check if my PC was using ethernet or wireless ...i'm not a teci and all this i...
by metalmonkey
Fri Oct 02, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Vigsys docking station
Replies: 11
Views: 1450

Vigsys docking station

Hi got one of these (thanks for the PM) have had a few problems getting it to work but I won't be beaten. I know that a couple of people use these but here's my proble. I get a strong blue light indicating good speed when I have the dongle attached to my pc. when I attach it to the docking station I...
by metalmonkey
Mon Aug 31, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Reclaiming IVA ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1769

Reclaiming IVA ?

Hi we have asmall SL company. I have heard that the government is trying to help small companies by allowing them to reclaim their IVA due every three months, ha anyone been able to do this or is everyone still haing to wait the usual one year. As a small business it is horrendous having to wait thi...
by metalmonkey
Mon Aug 31, 2009 8:12 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Vodafone dongle for networking??
Replies: 4
Views: 1276

Re: Vodafone dongle for networking??

Hi gerry that's excellent I've just ordered one I have the old E220. It will make my life so much easier

Cheers

Julie
by metalmonkey
Sat Aug 29, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Vodafone dongle for networking??
Replies: 4
Views: 1276

Vodafone dongle for networking??

Hi I have a vodafone dongle which I am very pleased with as I can skype etc and get a speed of 3.6. I have been alternating it between my PC and lap top but does anyone know if it's possible to set up a network using a dongle which would save me a lot of time

many thanks

Julie
by metalmonkey
Wed Aug 19, 2009 9:22 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Yet ANOTHER huge problem....
Replies: 38
Views: 5358

Re: Yet ANOTHER huge problem....

Hi I was in just the same position as you, Iberbanda came out and although there was a mast nearby ...no signal. i bought a vodafone dongle (didn't sign an 18mth contract so could get out when I wanted)think the dongle was about 60/70 euros and as long as i dangle it out of the windo I get a broadba...
by metalmonkey
Sat Jun 27, 2009 12:01 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: another dog problem
Replies: 1
Views: 637

another dog problem

Hi we have had a dog arrive at our place...it's small well looked after, very friendly and not used to being outside at night. He or she is not a 'campo' dog but is obviously a pet, we've asked around put photos up etc to no avail. I am sorry to say but it looks like the poor thing has been left beh...
by metalmonkey
Sat Jun 27, 2009 11:56 am
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: flies and donkeys
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

Re: flies and donkeys

Hi thanks for that will try to find some. Does anyone know where I can buy the masks for donkeys and horses to keep the flies away. One of my little donkeys is inundated with flies around his eyes, I bathe them but can't stop the flies.

many thanks

Julie
by metalmonkey
Mon Jun 22, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: flies and donkeys
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

flies and donkeys

Hi

we seems to be inundated with flies, not sure if this ius the weather in general or the fact that we have two tiny donkeys near to the house, we hose out their shelter every day and collect poo etc anyone got any ideas how to get rid of the pests (flies that is not the donkeys)

ta :?:
by metalmonkey
Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:00 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: bose speakers..help
Replies: 5
Views: 1529

bose speakers..help

Hi

does anyone know where I can buy Bose speakers I am looking for a portable Bose sounddock for my
I Pod

Many thanks
by metalmonkey
Sat May 23, 2009 9:13 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: need to get this one of my chest!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1891

Re: need to get this one of my chest!!!

Hi went to Cordoba yesterday met with the tourism people...couldn't have been more helpful, one phone call and they sorted the denuncia said we would have to pay a small fine a few hundred much better than the 1012K predicted. They are also helping to get our paperwork through quickly. I think becau...
by metalmonkey
Fri May 22, 2009 2:19 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: need to get this one of my chest!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1891

Re: need to get this one of my chest!!!

In Spain we were told that you apply for first inscription for a tourist licence, when you ar ready to open you get a visit, after handing in every bit of paperwork you own and then get a visit from toutism to check you are ok and then you get a difinative inscription ...running along side this you ...
by metalmonkey
Wed May 20, 2009 3:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Mayors facing prosecution
Replies: 65
Views: 6700

Re: Mayors facing prosecution

Just keep your head don't and for goodness sake (in my experience) don't give the Junta any excuse to take a close look at you,
by metalmonkey
Wed May 20, 2009 3:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: need to get this one of my chest!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1891

need to get this one of my chest!!!

Hi so Iam am typing this mad as hell not that it will do me any good so here goes. We have spent the last 3 yrs going through the paperwork and eventually building a full legal Casa Rural. We reckon the paper work has actually cost between 50-60k euros. We had our official opening April 1st and have...
by metalmonkey
Tue May 12, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: olive pip storage
Replies: 9
Views: 1537

Re: olive pip storage

Hi bought from a spanish company...have to admit system is actually very effective but getting the pips and maintaining it is a bit of a mare...found dry pips had them delivered to discover that there was lots of bits of gravel in it which could have broken the sin fin on the main boiler...hey ho se...
by metalmonkey
Tue May 05, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: olive pip storage
Replies: 9
Views: 1537

Re: olive pip storage

Hi just not possible for me to load them by hand as we need 4 tons every few months. tried the conveyor but not good and the cost of getting a vonveyor from local mill who offered to loan us one and then the slow speed of unloading means that the transport etc was almost as much as the pips BUT we h...
by metalmonkey
Wed Apr 22, 2009 9:34 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: olive pip storage
Replies: 9
Views: 1537

Re: olive pip storage

Hi need to get them into a doorway 1.5 metres from ground level

cheers
by metalmonkey
Tue Apr 21, 2009 11:31 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: olive pip storage
Replies: 9
Views: 1537

olive pip storage

Hi i have an olive pip boiler with hopper and a sin fin screw that goes into a storage container...now..... i have to get pips from the mill into the big storage container that has a door on the side. This involves borrowing an elevator from a local mill transporting it by lorry and it's basically c...
by metalmonkey
Wed Apr 01, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: cheap bank loans??
Replies: 0
Views: 330

cheap bank loans??

well I had a novel experience at the bank today, after sums of moneys coming in and going out of our account almost as quick the girl on the desk asked what we were building.We told her we'd built a Casa Rural...amazed she couldn't tell from the huge wrinkles I've developed over the last few years.....