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    Mecer 2400VA Inverter (Community Support)

    their office is 10 minutes from my place of work so I drove there and dropped it off.
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    DSTV Now Chromecast Issue

    i also lowered my settings to the minimum. made no difference, still freezes within minutes. i have a 200Mbps fibre line. what do I need to increase my internet connection speed to? can't believe it needs to be faster than what I already have
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    DSTV Now Chromecast Issue

    mine does exactly the same. never have this issue when i cast DSTV from my pc, so doubt it is linked to the streaming quality.
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    Mecer 2400VA Inverter (Community Support)

    geewiz have sent it in for repair. am hoping it is just a blown fuse in the inverter. will update you in a week or two when I get it back
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    Mecer 2400VA Inverter (Community Support)

    i took a silly short cut this evening with some wiring and ended up shorting out my electrical circuit with contains my mecer unit and batteries. now, the fault indicator is lit on on the front panel. Is there maybe a fuse / breaker that needs to be replaced? i have lost the manual and can't...
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    Big Joburg electricity price hikes planned

    i wonder how they are planning on collecting the R200. assume that this month, I buy enough electricity for 4 months (prior to price hike and with discovery miles discount). I then purchase no electricity in July, August or September. when I next top up in October, do they charge the basic...
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    where did I put my ethereum?

    thanks, I tried that but no joy. oh well, looks like it might have been school fees
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    where did I put my ethereum?

    just over 2 years ago, I moved my ethereum out of luno and into a usb wallet. now I cannot find the coins. they went into either a ledger nano s or a trezor (I have both). I remember at the time, the hardware itself did not support the currency and I had to view it via the chrome browser...
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    Test your speed, rate your ISP, win great prizes worth R5,000

    isp: Cool Ideas Ping: 3ms Download: 99.78Mbps Upload: 98.58Mbps
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019)

    this game has become totally unplayable for me on the PC. Every time it loads, the game crashes. was all working fine till saturday. seems an update has broken the game. the call of duty community forum is full of very unhappy gamers.
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    Mecer 2400VA Inverter (Community Support)

    If I hook this inverter up to a solar panel, would it, during the day, use "solar power" first to power my electrics and if that is insufficient, only then use Eskom?
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    Prepaid meter City Power JHB

    I have raised these changes with my ward Councillor. apparently another Councillor has already raised it with to MMC of Finance. let's see if we ever get a response
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    Prepaid meter City Power JHB

    which is all very different to their document published on 6 march regarding approval to amend tariffs
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    Prepaid meter City Power JHB

    I have just looked on the city power website at the new tariffs for prepaid electricity. The City has moved the goalposts. In previous years, the tariff increased as per the below steps 0 to 500 kwh 501 to 1000 kwh 1001 to 2000 kwh 2001 to 3000 kwh over 3000 kwh As of 1st July 2019, the new...
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    Joburg water and electricity price hikes come into effect on Monday

    In Johannesburg, the water sanitation is based upon the size of your property, not on how much water you use. My water sanitation cost is often 3 times the cost of the water I used.
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