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Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 06:20 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
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Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

No, those were your words not mine. The point to which they purported
(but weren't actually) a reply has already been discussed up thread.

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 18:55:34 +0100, Mike Thomas...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 05:53 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

The problem is that most usenet readers insist that whatever goes into
the email address configuration must parse as an email address.

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 16:59:39 +0100, Mike Thomas ...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 05:42 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Again, as with all the other points, this has already been answered,
both up thread and elsewhere.

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 18:21:58 +0100, Mike Thomas wrote:

Putting the text in the...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 05:07 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 16:51:56 +0100, Mike Thomas wrote:

Bottom posting has always been the accepted "netiquette" way for Usenet.

Simply because in the days when computers were...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 03:44 PM Posted to uk.tech.broadcast,uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 66
Views: 1,620
Posted By Java Jive
BBC response to missing Look North

Then you will confine it to my plonk folder ...

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 14:02:52 GMT, (Zero
Tolerance) wrote:

I will accept no lectures on "arrogant and erroneous...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 03:41 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 14:40:28 +0100, Ian
wrote:

In my newsreader, the quoted text is a different colour from the
follow-up, so no need to read anything again, unless...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 03:32 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 14:43:27 +0100, Ian Jackson
wrote:

Essentially, I agree that top posting makes sense, and I too would
prefer to do it too, except...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 12:04 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Problem solved then ...

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 11:04:01 +0100, Mark Carver
wrote:

Yes.

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Please always reply to news group as...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 12:03 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

But that's not what happens with modern news readers is it?

In case you haven't seen one of these marvellous pieces of modern
software, what happens with modern newsreaders is there is thing
called...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 11:44 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 62
Views: 2,228
Posted By Java Jive
Oldest UK television discovered

Tut! Of course, I was forgetting that ...

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 12:35:45 +0100, Peter Duncanson
wrote:

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 11:33:32 +0100, wrote:
...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 10:01 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Why should I have to do any of that, just so you can bottom post?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 10:20:11 +0100, Ian Jackson
wrote:

I don't know what your PC does...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 09:59 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 62
Views: 2,228
Posted By Java Jive
Oldest UK television discovered

That certainly sounds more reasonable, but it's still an average of
50% pa! As I've lived through 58 of the intervening 73 years, and
don't remember inflation ever even reaching 50%, even during the...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 09:20 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 62
Views: 2,228
Posted By Java Jive
Oldest UK television discovered

I wonder if 60 guineas then was really equivalent to 11,000 today? I
make that an average inflation rate of 239% a year!

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 10:11:38 +0100, Java Jive wrote:

Get...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 09:11 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 62
Views: 2,228
Posted By Java Jive
Oldest UK television discovered

Get ready for a thread of misty-eyed nostalgia ...

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/8159406.stm

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Please always reply to news group as the email address...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 09:05 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 07:38:20 +0100, Mark Carver
wrote:

TV Sky Box Humax

Connect the 'TV' scart socket on the Humax to the 'VCR' scart...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 09:02 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 08:30:59 +0100, "Peter Crosland"
wrote:

Eh? I was merely saying that the connection wizard doesn't cater for
the OP's situation. What's this...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 08:49 AM Posted to uk.tech.broadcast,uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 66
Views: 1,620
Posted By Java Jive
BBC response to missing Look North

Absolutely correct.

On Tue, 21 Jul 2009 07:11:41 +0100, "J. P. Gilliver (John)"
wrote:
]
In my work as an electronics engineer, I sometimes find myself visiting
...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 01:00 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Eh? I was merely saying that the connection wizard doesn't cater for
the OP's situation. What's this comment all about?

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 22:39:34 +0100, "Peter Crosland"
...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 12:58 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 21:39:15 +0100, "Dave H"
wrote:

But surely a scart is a scart and it doesn't matter if you can't tell that
wizard you have *both* a Freeview and...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 21st 09, 12:29 AM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 42
Views: 1,110
Posted By Java Jive
Plasma TVs and burn-in

Perhaps it does, but "I'm going home to watch choose a name obviously
calculated to impress" is the last thing on earth actually likely to
impress, certainly in my case at least!

On Mon, 20 Jul...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 20th 09, 08:06 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 42
Views: 1,110
Posted By Java Jive
Plasma TVs and burn-in

A doubly senior moment perhaps :-)

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 20:55:01 +0100, "Graham." wrote:

It's far from a myth Bob, it's the most impotent negative attribute
of these PDPs.
...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 20th 09, 07:28 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Should, but doesn't, as there isn't anyway of telling it that you have
*both* a Freeview and a satellite decoder.

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 19:59:25 +0100, "Peter Crosland"
wrote:

...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 20th 09, 05:06 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 60
Views: 1,597
Posted By Java Jive
SCART to Composite?

Composite Video (CV) is a connection of inferior quality.

You should connect SD equipment to a TV using Red-Green-Blue Analog
Component Video (RGB) or YPbPr Analog Component Video (the latter...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 20th 09, 12:33 PM Posted to uk.tech.broadcast,uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 66
Views: 1,620
Posted By Java Jive
BBC response to missing Look North

On Mon, 20 Jul 2009 11:10:14 GMT, (Zero
Tolerance) wrote:

Only if you visit irrelevant corporate websites.

That is arrogant and erroneous conceit. *I*, noone else,...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 19th 09, 03:09 PM Posted to uk.tech.broadcast,uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 66
Views: 1,620
Posted By Java Jive
BBC response to missing Look North

On Sun, 19 Jul 2009 11:09:43 GMT, SpamTrapSeeSig
wrote:

That is a judgement on the content. It's nothing to do with the format.

A judgement also as to whether it is...
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