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  1. littlespark

    Can't create new email on win live mail

    I'm getting an error message that reads "A problem occurred when trying to open this message. A problem has occurred. Please try again." I get this if I try to create a new message, or reply to, or forward an existing message. Its only started doing this today. I haven't changed any settings It...
  2. M

    PV Final Design and Permit Packet Option?

    Hello Everyone, I currently work for a startup solar company as a proposal generator. As of now, I create the proposals using Aurora and then outsource to a partner for fulfillment - site survey, final design, etc. I'm looking into keeping the final design internal, but not sure what options...
  3. Dan

    Who'd be up for giving this a go? Penny Project

    Who'd be up for giving this a go? Penny Project advice reviews and feedback 2017 Create a Floor from Pennies | WiseTradesmen - http://wisetradesmen.com/news/create-a-floor-from-pennies Are you a DIYer? find a free diy advice websitehere. Plumber in the making? find a plumbing advice website...
  4. H

    Software for Certs

    So a little while ago I started a thread with a digitally fillable MIWC I created with a promise of creating an EIC and EICR too, however, I hit a stumbling block with the limitation of the Adobe Reader software and the needs of those forms. I'm in the process of creating an app - primarily...
  5. K

    Light switch two gang, loop through

    Hi, I had an electrician rewire my flat and he never finished. In the lounge I have a 2 Gang Switch, one for the ceiling light and the other for the 5amp table lights. I have two T+E cables running down to the switch. I was told to bridge the Coms to create power for the 5amp circuit. I want to...
  6. P

    Solar PV Calculators / Tools

    Hello all, I am a web developer that works exclusively for a PV Installer in the midlands. They have commissioned us to create an in depth PV Calculator. I will post on here when it is complete for you guys to test. Whilst creating this it got me thinking of the days when I used to design...
  7. C

    Condition report for large installation

    The inspection schedule form is for domestic and installations up to 100A. Is there a form for larger installations or do you basically have to create your own ?
  8. S

    UK Marketing Network?

    Hi All, I wanted to get this started last year but ill-health put paid to that, however things are good now and I would like to pick up where I started. The idea is simply to put together a network of installers who do the job well. From the off; I'm not an installer or an electrician but...
  9. J

    The Money Scam is the Cornerstone of Our Slavery

    "This is a staggering thought. We are completely dependent on the commercial Banks. Someone has to borrow every dollar we have in circulation, cash or credit. If the Banks create ample synthetic money we are prosperous; if not, we starve. We are absolutely without a permanent money system. When...
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