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bio website ratsauce.co.uk
location Chester, United Kingdom
age 53
visits member for 4 years, 10 months
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Semi retired old time computer nerd who started programming on a Commodore Pet.

Since I'm also active in the Physics forum I should add that I started as a theoretical chemist, moved into solid state photochemistry and finally worked in industry as a colloid scientist. I only became a full time computer nerd in 1997.


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Thanks. Have you tried Snow Leopard? I can't use the resistor trick because I'm using a DVI to HDMI cable and there isn't any way to get into the DVI end. I wonder if it's possible to buy a DVI to HDMI cable that has this built in ...
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