I’ve just returned from setting up Mum’s new broadband connection, having agreed that dial-up is no longer the way.
I got the connection up and running within an hour on Friday (there were some networking issues to sort out, so it wasn’t a completely straightforward five minute job), then spent much of the rest of the weekend bringing software up to date. A four-hour power cut due to high winds actually meant I was a bit pushed for time, but I got all the important stuff done and had no major disasters.
I’ve left new shortcuts on the desktop for Remote Assistance and The Archers “Listen Again”.( Collapse )