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    GAAAAGGGHHH

    My CPU isn't going to be delivered till NEXT TUESDAY. I have everything else except the PSU but that's likely going to come tomorrow
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    (Original post by wizard710)
    GAAAAGGGHHH

    My CPU isn't going to be delivered till NEXT TUESDAY. I have everything else except the PSU but that's likely going to come tomorrow
    Hate it when that happens

    [/1st world problems]
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    (Original post by wizard710)
    GAAAAGGGHHH

    My CPU isn't going to be delivered till NEXT TUESDAY. I have everything else except the PSU but that's likely going to come tomorrow
    I like abusing the Amazon Prime trial for the free next day delivery
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    Even Yodel are doing a good job for a change. Hope the estimated delivery will shorten but with the bank holiday, I'm not hopeful
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    Those Yodel apes dented my Zippo
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    SERIOUSLY getting pissed off with Apple. I feel like throwing my iPod touch in the bin, it's pissing me off.

    The useless iCloud it can't sync ****. The notes folder in the mail app disappeared, I've ended up with a new Apple ID that I don't ****ing want, I had to do a FULL reset so I've lost EVERYTHING (well **** got it on the ****ty iTunes) but that doesn't ****ing matter because iTunes on Windows is like thinking you won the jackpot but realising you never bought a ticket because you are too ****ing lazy too.

    15th hour trying to find a solution to why my notes won't sync:

    1) Ended up with a @me.com e-mail address I don't want
    2) Ended up ringing arranging for Apple technical support line to ring me (and yet I don't know if I will be charged). It could get worse if I get charged because I will go into a (minus) with Halifax and have to pay a penalty of £10.
    3) Notes never worked originally because it was down for >2% of people and I happened to be one of them BUT yet the guy on the phone didn't mention this, I found out online.
    4) FULL reset. Have to sync everything, adjust settings etc...
    5) I've got an extra Apple ID that I don't want so now I'm waiting for them to cancel it (hopefully they won't cancel the one with the purchases) or I'd be really pissed off.
    6) My card won't get accepted in my original account so that's pissing me off as well.

    /rant

    I now see why you lot dislike Apple.

    **** SAKE
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    (Original post by wizard710)
    Even Yodel are doing a good job for a change. Hope the estimated delivery will shorten but with the bank holiday, I'm not hopeful
    Yodel are utterly utterly incompetent.

    Incompetent is too nice a word...
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    (Original post by mangoh)
    SERIOUSLY getting pissed off with Apple. I feel like throwing my iPod touch in the bin, it's pissing me off.

    The useless iCloud it can't sync ****. The notes folder in the mail app disappeared, I've ended up with a new Apple ID that I don't ****ing want, I had to do a FULL reset so I've lost EVERYTHING (well **** got it on the ****ty iTunes) but that doesn't ****ing matter because iTunes on Windows is like thinking you won the jackpot but realising you never bought a ticket because you are too ****ing lazy too.

    15th hour trying to find a solution to why my notes won't sync:

    1) Ended up with a @me.com e-mail address I don't want
    2) Ended up ringing arranging for Apple technical support line to ring me (and yet I don't know if I will be charged). It could get worse if I get charged because I will go into a (minus) with Halifax and have to pay a penalty of £10.
    3) Notes never worked originally because it was down for >2% of people and I happened to be one of them BUT yet the guy on the phone didn't mention this, I found out online.
    4) FULL reset. Have to sync everything, adjust settings etc...
    5) I've got an extra Apple ID that I don't want so now I'm waiting for them to cancel it (hopefully they won't cancel the one with the purchases) or I'd be really pissed off.
    6) My card won't get accepted in my original account so that's pissing me off as well.

    /rant

    I now see why you lot dislike Apple.

    **** SAKE
    I'm saying nothing.

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    (Original post by Mad Vlad)
    I'm saying nothing.

    :teehee:
    PRSOM

    EDIT: Am I the only one in the Universe that never has a computer problem I can't fix through some means of hackery magic?
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    (Original post by Tathrim)
    PRSOM

    EDIT: Am I the only one in the Universe that never has a computer problem I can't fix through some means of hackery magic?


    Nope. There's always a fix or a work around.
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    (Original post by mangoh)
    SERIOUSLY getting pissed off with Apple. I feel like throwing my iPod touch in the bin, it's pissing me off.

    The useless iCloud it can't sync ****. The notes folder in the mail app disappeared, I've ended up with a new Apple ID that I don't ****ing want, I had to do a FULL reset so I've lost EVERYTHING (well **** got it on the ****ty iTunes) but that doesn't ****ing matter because iTunes on Windows is like thinking you won the jackpot but realising you never bought a ticket because you are too ****ing lazy too.

    15th hour trying to find a solution to why my notes won't sync:

    1) Ended up with a @me.com e-mail address I don't want
    2) Ended up ringing arranging for Apple technical support line to ring me (and yet I don't know if I will be charged). It could get worse if I get charged because I will go into a (minus) with Halifax and have to pay a penalty of £10.
    3) Notes never worked originally because it was down for >2% of people and I happened to be one of them BUT yet the guy on the phone didn't mention this, I found out online.
    4) FULL reset. Have to sync everything, adjust settings etc...
    5) I've got an extra Apple ID that I don't want so now I'm waiting for them to cancel it (hopefully they won't cancel the one with the purchases) or I'd be really pissed off.
    6) My card won't get accepted in my original account so that's pissing me off as well.

    /rant

    I now see why you lot dislike Apple.

    **** SAKE
    Quality post, mangoh. First time for everything it seems
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    **** you ebuyer and your ****ty distribution. My CPU has been stuck between goods allocated and security check for 48hrs now
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    (Original post by mikeyd85)


    Nope. There's always a fix or a work around.
    Before I started fresh my computer was more patch and workaround than anything else :yep:

    This was posted from The Student Room's Android App on my E15i
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    Why have some of my files disappeared? I was moving some files around and suddenly 2-3 folders I think disappeared. Search get the results and shows they are where they were, but when you "open file location", they don't turn up i.e. "refers to a location which is unavailable".

    edit: fixed it
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    (Original post by S-man10)
    Why have some of my files disappeared? I was moving some files around and suddenly 2-3 folders I think disappeared. Search get the results and shows they are where they were, but when you "open file location", they don't turn up i.e. "refers to a location which is unavailable".

    Anyone know what is wrong here?
    Have you checked the recycle bin and hidden folders?

    This was posted from The Student Room's Android App on my E15i
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    (Original post by A.J10)
    Have you checked the recycle bin and hidden folders?

    This was posted from The Student Room's Android App on my E15i
    I was about to delete the post, nvm it worked out :yy:
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    (Original post by S-man10)
    Why have some of my files disappeared? I was moving some files around and suddenly 2-3 folders I think disappeared. Search get the results and shows they are where they were, but when you "open file location", they don't turn up i.e. "refers to a location which is unavailable".

    Anyone know what is wrong here?
    Lesson to be learned here:

    Never, ever, ever Cut and Paste files. Use Copy and Paste, then delete the source files. I've lost far, far too many bits (and bytes! :awesome: ) of data due to bad cut and paste operations.
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    (Original post by wizard710)
    **** you ebuyer and your ****ty distribution. My CPU has been stuck between goods allocated and security check for 48hrs now
    I've never had any problems with ebuyer, but then again I have only used them about 5 times.

    Maybe you seem dodgy so they decide to check you out

    EDIT: Time to install windows 8
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    Just read a post on HUKD replying to a laptop deal:

    I know I stand in line until you think you have the time
    To spend an evening with me
    And if we go someplace to dance, I know that there's a chance
    You won't be leaving with me
    And afterwards we drop into a quiet little place and have a drink or two
    And then I go and spoil it all by saying something stupid like "Intel® HD Graphics"
    Can't help but think; :lolwut:
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    (Original post by Tathrim)
    EDIT: Am I the only one in the Universe that never has a computer problem I can't fix through some means of hackery magic?
    I take it you've never had a hardware problem?

    Not much you can hack if your RAM chip (I think that's the term, the controller for RAM) goes kaput, a capacitor on your mobo springs a leak or your hard drive dies. Unless you call disaster recovery hackery magic for the last one.

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