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Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

In my day we could never have done that, or wanted to
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Your day being over 20 / 30 / 40 etc years ago?

In relation to domestic life?
Politics?
General behaviour?
Relationships?
TV?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 02:33 pm:

Your day being over 20 / 30 / 40 etc years ago? any of those could apply! :)

In relation to domestic life? yope
Politics? no
General behaviour? yessish
Relationships? yessish
TV? no
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is technology involved?

"Could never have done that" - Literally impossible to do it?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:42 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 02:40 pm:

Is technology involved? yes

"Could never have done that" - Literally impossible to do it? correct - in the form that it can be done today, anyway
Alizon (Alizon)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

"My" - does it relate to yourself? Someone from the generation of your parents? Grandparents?

Your day - could it be 10 years ago? 5?
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Anything to do with:
Photography?
Computers?
Software?
Music?
Entertainment?
Travel?
Holidays?
Carnal relations?
Alizon (Alizon)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Do you do that "it" every day (I hope that I am not being too nosey)? Do you think most of us do?

Is "it" an activity? If so, is it pleasant?

Does more than 1 person have to be involved? If so, how many? 2? 3? more than 10?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Alizon (Alizon) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 02:43 pm:

"My" - does it relate to yourself? yes Someone from the generation of your parents? and yes Grandparents? and yes again

Your day - could it be 10 years ago? 5? unlikely, but maybe in rare cases

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 02:44 pm:

Anything to do with:
Photography? no, although that could be involved
Computers? yes
Software? yes
Music? no
Entertainment? no
Travel? no
Holidays? no
Carnal relations? no - totally U rated puzzle here :)
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:52 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is there one specific software programme relevant?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 2:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 02:52 pm:

Is there one specific software programme relevant? yes
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it an Operating system?
A Microsoft product?
An Office application?
A Browser?
A utility?
A game?
Other?

An uncommon programme?
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:02 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Does it allow you to do something that you would not have wanted to do before PC's were invented? After?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:03 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:00 pm:

Is it an Operating system? no
A Microsoft product? probably - there are Mac and PC versions, that's all I know
An Office application? dunno :)
A Browser? no
A utility? um, er, what's that exactly?
A game? no
Other?

An uncommon programme? no
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:05 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:02 pm:

Does it allow you to do something that you would not have wanted to do before PC's were invented? you couldn't do it without the program, but that's not really the reason for not wanting to do it After?
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Does the programme usually come with the operating system or do you have to install it?

A screen saver?

Does the programme allow you to do something external to the PC?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:21 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:15 pm:

Does the programme usually come with the operating system or do you have to install it? you install it once and can opt to have it open automatically each time you turn your computer on, or open the program as and when necessary

A screen saver? no

Does the programme allow you to do something external to the PC? noish
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is it an email programme?
An antivirus programme?
A communication programme?
Does it allow you to create documents?
Does it allow you to alter things on the PC?
A search programme?
An encylcopedia or other reference work?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:27 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:26 pm:

Is it an email programme? no
An antivirus programme? no
A communication programme? YES
Does it allow you to create documents? no
Does it allow you to alter things on the PC? no
A search programme? no
An encylcopedia or other reference work? no
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Instant Messaging?
Windows Messanger?
Another text messaging prog?
Tim A. Dowd (Bodo)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:30 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

IM?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 3:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:29 pm:

Instant Messaging? yes
Windows Messanger?
Another text messaging prog?

By Tim A. Dowd (Bodo) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - 03:30 pm:

IM? MSN