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by pilgrim2
Wed Nov 14, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: International Schools in Sevilla
Replies: 4
Views: 12355

Re: International Schools in Sevilla

Contact the American Womans Club of Seville, I am sure they will be able to help you.

http://awcseville.com/
by pilgrim2
Sat Oct 20, 2012 4:11 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: From Mexican island to alpujarras, any advice appreciated
Replies: 45
Views: 16600

Re: From Mexican island to alpujarras, any advice appreciate

You could do what we do, Hubby works in UK for about 6 months of the year, self employed working 2 - 3 weeks at time home for long weekends, I work, (teaching) so paying into the system here for myself and school aged son, to live (not exist) with a family, a car to run, look for around €2000 a mont...
by pilgrim2
Tue Aug 21, 2012 9:39 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: 10 out of 10 for telefonica
Replies: 10
Views: 1501

10 out of 10 for telefonica

Sunday my phone line went dead, then a while later Internet went down. On Monday phoned telefonica who agreed I had an 'incident'and would send an engineer. Later I received a phone call, ahh ph back on, still no internet, later on in the afternoon the internet came back on. Phoned telefonica to say...
by pilgrim2
Sun Aug 19, 2012 12:53 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What is the answer???
Replies: 42
Views: 3109

Re: What is the answer???

Confidence! That is the answer. My daughter was 13 when we came here, now 21, she left he education system at the age of 16 (against my wishes, but any of you who have a very strong willed female in the family will understand).She then studied Spanish to level 3 at Seville University .She has never ...
by pilgrim2
Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Do you have employment in Spain ?
Replies: 16
Views: 2259

Re: Do you have employment in Spain ?

Nursery Teacher
by pilgrim2
Mon Jul 16, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Toll Road Portugal
Replies: 0
Views: 505

Toll Road Portugal

The the new `easy pay´ system is in place and working along side the existing one. The new one only takes Visa and Mastercard, (not Electron) and charges you each time you pass a camera. Thats fine, sounds fair enough but when I use my UK visa (Santander Bank) in Portugal it charges me 1.25 ago, som...
by pilgrim2
Thu Jul 05, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: ITV and roof racks...
Replies: 15
Views: 3880

Re: ITV and roof racks...

I tend to save up all things official for July and August as there seems to be a much more relaxed attitude and more often than not you do not need an appointment. I am now compiling my list of things that need to be done for August:) I mean who would want to go to Sevilla in August - except us fore...
by pilgrim2
Wed Jun 06, 2012 5:31 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: updating Spanish driving licences
Replies: 3
Views: 1278

Re: updating Spanish driving licences

Thanks Cid
by pilgrim2
Tue Jun 05, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: updating Spanish driving licences
Replies: 3
Views: 1278

updating Spanish driving licences

On our Spanish driving licences a few of the classes are due to expire this year C1,C,D1, D etc...., but the car B licence is not due to be renewed until 2014. It is not so important for me, but hubby needs the others for his work in the UK, we usually do all this kind of stuff ourselves, so before ...
by pilgrim2
Fri May 18, 2012 5:24 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Best area for families with children?
Replies: 3
Views: 2233

Re: Best area for families with children?

Sanlucar la Mayor (St Georges) is in my opinion quite pretty small town,. There are a few English families around that I know of and an English Speaking Group run by an English lady. PM me if you want me to put you in touch.
by pilgrim2
Fri May 11, 2012 3:33 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spanish School Books
Replies: 3
Views: 732

Re: Spanish School Books

Now we get the Cheque Libre we have to hand most of the books back to the school at the end of term and pay for any damage. I dont recall any being called Find Out, but having said that at the end of term, the books we buy were flying out of his school bag before he got home........ not him throwing...
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

Is it possible that my ISP (telefonica) would be blocking it? I have been busy googling:)

Thanks, that has been done, looks like I will have to wait till I go into work tomorrow to get it sorted.
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

Incoming mail server (POP3/IMAP server): mail.yourdomain.com[/quote] - its just POP without the 3 [/quote]A common mistake is to leave "My SMTP server requires authentication checkbox" unchecked. This option should be always enabled, since secure servers require such authentication."[/quote] Is thi...
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 9:56 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

Thank you Enrique will try all that later.
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

the settings we use are:



port for incoming (pop) - 995

port for outgoing - 465



make sure ssl is selected

login name is xxxxxxxx

outgoing server requires smtp authorization (but not spa)
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 8:39 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

port 25?????
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 8:15 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

Yes I can receive email, not sure how to turn off my firewall, I will google it and let you know if it works
Thanks
by pilgrim2
Tue May 01, 2012 8:00 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird 2!
Replies: 15
Views: 2773

Mozilla Thunderbird 2!

When trying to send an email I get this error message. Sending of message failed. The message could not be sent because the connection to SMTP server secureserver.net timed out. Try again or contact your network administrator. I have contacted my boss(network administrator) and the settings for my o...
by pilgrim2
Mon Apr 30, 2012 5:19 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird
Replies: 2
Views: 1249

Re: Mozilla Thunderbird

Now why did I not think of that!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank you
by pilgrim2
Mon Apr 30, 2012 4:44 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Mozilla Thunderbird
Replies: 2
Views: 1249

Mozilla Thunderbird

I have just downloaded this, is there a simple way to change the language to English. I have googled it but the information given is a bit beyond me :? I have windows 7 on a Spanish computer. I dont have outlook and needed something similar so I can do some work from home. Thanks