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I miss posting here, so annoying that the new job blocks it but lets through basically every other single forum I browse (pretty much all game related.)

Posting from phone, but it's not the same.

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why is it that kids need the room to be dark to sleep. yet when there is a black out and it really is dark with out the night light from the monitor showing, they suddenly scream in the dead of the night.

god, i'm so tired.

Kids are dicks.
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Children, not even once.

So when do you motley crue want to go drink, i'm thirsty.
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Children, not even once.

I was going to say the same thing.
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My GF is getting itchy knickers, she's two birthdays shy of 35 and the topic keeps coming up.

Guys, I might breed soon. What the actual fuck.
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wow, never thought we'd see the day you admit to thinking about almost taking the parenthood plunge
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I had the talk with my gf a while back, thanks but no thanks.
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if you think about it logically boys, the women do most of the work before, during and after.

you're just the doner basically.
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You lot (women) just don't know how much hard work it is dealing with the bitching we (men) put up with due to the fact that we let you lot do all the work before, during and after.
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i just fell asleep in the meeting room. i was asleep on my hand, now i have pins and needles.
it is 90% cooler in there than out here. i think i might go back again
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My GF is getting itchy knickers, she's two birthdays shy of 35 and the topic keeps coming up.

Guys, I might breed soon. What the actual fuck.



Kids are fun. Most of the time. Sometimes they are little shits. But mostly fun.
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Kids are fun. Most of the time. Sometimes they are little shits. But mostly fun.

You know what else is fun? Spending money on expensive hobbies. Can't do that with kids, unless you've got a great income.
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My GF is getting itchy knickers, she's two birthdays shy of 35 and the topic keeps coming up.

Guys, I might breed soon. What the actual fuck.

I had that talk with my partner. We agreed the next few years. 4 weeks later she was pregnant.




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You lot (women) just don't know how much hard work it is dealing with the bitching we (men) put up with due to the fact that we let you lot do all the work before, during and after.


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and you're the kebab?

I liked this.
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You know what else is fun? Spending money on expensive hobbies. Can't do that with kids, unless you've got a great income.

a kid could be an expensive hobby. They're rather amusing most of the time too
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why is it that kids need the room to be dark to sleep. yet when there is a black out and it really is dark with out the night light from the monitor showing, they suddenly scream in the dead of the night.

god, i'm so tired.

Hey hey, you can change this shit again. Only a couple of years late.
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My GF is getting itchy knickers, she's two birthdays shy of 35 and the topic keeps coming up.

Guys, I might breed soon. What the actual fuck.

Man Im all out of coat hangers, but if it happens, you find some stairs steep enough and I'll throw her down.
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a kid could be an expensive hobby. They're rather amusing most of the time too

Yeah. But when I get lazy and cbf with my other hobbies, I just dont do them. I cant really do that with a kid
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So when my lappy died, I chucked the SSD straight into my Brix to see how it would go. A few driver updates later, it was all good. Except that the hardware change required Windows re-activation. No dice with my 8.1 key, and NFI what my upgraded Win10 key was. So I decided to have my first experience with MS chat support tonight.

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Maria C: Hi, thanks for visiting Answer Desk! I'm Maria C.

Me: Hi Maria. I'm unable to activate Windows 10. Background: I had upgraded from 8.1 on my laptop. My laptop died last week, so I have put the HDD into a new computer.

[half an hour of chat later]

Maria C: Can I have your product key Peter?

[another half hour and some remote desktop later]

Maria C: As I can see, you still have the Go Back option on your laptop on your Recovery Settings. If you want, we can go back to your previous build, have it activated and upgrade to Windows 10, sounds great?

Me: Sounds good.

Maria C: I mentioned earlier that I am checking your Windows product key, right? I now have the results and it says on our end that your product is not a Genuine one.

Maria C: No worries, since your Windows 8.1 was pre installed on your laptop, you can contact your laptop manufacturer, and have them activate it for you, and you can now be eligible to upgrade to Windows 10.

Me: Unfortunately they were a small company who have closed shop now That's very disappointing if they were selling non genuine Windows.

Maria C: I can feel the frustrations right now Peter.

Maria C: Let me look for additional options for you Peter, okay?

Me: It is appreciated.

Maria C: Hi Peter!

Maria C: Upon checking, you can directly activate your Windows 10.

Me: Great news!

Maria C: Yes! This is by purchasing a legit Windows 10 product key from the Microsoft Store. Isn't that amazing?

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rekt. Can you feel the frustrations?
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It wasn't simply because windows oem not transferable between systems? Or was it one of those dodgy reddit keys?

I think about as far as you can go with reusing an OEM license is by upgrading only one major piece of hardware (mobo or OS), but you want to claim it failed rather than saying you're upgrading. The time I reactivated on 8 after upgrading my office workstation to an SSD they were a full interrogation mode shitpain about it.
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Imagine if we applied that sort of logic to all aspects of our lives.
I understand you are having trouble starting you car?
Great news! You can buy a new car from the dealership. Isn't that amazing?
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Haha she burnt you hard!
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reddit keys?

☑ Win 7 OEM -> Win 8.1 reddit key -> Win10 upgrade

I'm running a bunch of them. No issues until I waved one in their face, and I wasn't too surprised at the outcome.
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Hey hey, you can change this shit again. Only a couple of years late.
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^ That was solid
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Arrived at work to two rather colourful emails from a client blaming me for windows 10 deciding to install updates which stopped him from using his computer. Even though he has a perfectly good laptop with access to everything his desktop has.
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Client is obviously a nonce, buuut Win10 updates can make you feel the frustrations. It defaulted my browser back to IE the other day, and does its best to make it just that little bit of a PITA to fix it compared to the old days.
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Yeah i know its quirks. in this case i think it was installing one of the major update packs and got stuck overnight. I got it working by telling them to turn it off & on again which must have rolled it back.
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Fuck kids Ian. (Not in a Rolf Harris way in a "having kids is a bad idea" way.) Can you placate her with a dog and a pram?

5* to that scratch routine above. Very cool.
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so i met derelict and trase at a kid kenobi gig a little while ago, good times

speaking of kids, my nephew had an epic stack today, was running around the couch towards me but slipped on a towel then on the way down smacked his head on a little coffee table thing next to the couch. should come up pretty good!
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2016 is off to a shitty start. First Bowie, now Rickman. Who's next?
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2016 is off to a shitty start. First Bowie, now Rickman. Who's next?

All these personalities I first connected to in my childhood passing... Totally do not want such reminders of time's march!
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Ok friends. Windows 10 is downloading. Is it worth installing? Does it count as a brand new format or does it just replace my Windows 7? Also, do I need to be careful as I have a dodgy OEM Windows 7, will I get licencing issues like Gruso?
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If it has offered you the upgrade, you should be golden in terms of license (I was fine until I tried to re-activate on new hardware, and handed my 8.1 reddit key to MS support. Might have gone differently if I'd played dumber).

It will be an upgrade by default, but you can do a clean install: http://lifehacker.com/how-to-do-a-cl...-10-1720775893

It's worth installing for sure. Staying on unsupported versions isn't a great idea unless you have really specific reasons. You do need to disable some annoying shit though: http://lifehacker.com/how-to-do-a-cl...-10-1720775893

More tips n' shit in the Windows thread: http://www.inthemix.com.au/forum/sho...d.php?t=322675
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i'm pro-win10
it's better than 7 and 8.1. thats fo sure
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Yeah I think Win10 is fantastic.
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Definite yes to 10.

I think Gru's issue was more to do with he was trying to move the oem licence to another machine which is violating the tos. Because he was honest and told them they said no.
The way to get away with it it is tell them you had to replace the mobo, which will always trigger an activation.
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Damn, that's the lie I should have told.
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MS keys are identifiable as well as in what version & type they are. eg windows/office, version (7, 8, 8.1, 10), retail/oem/technet/msdn/vl etc
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