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Alex22

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If only
« on: Aug 08, 2018, 06:47:21 PM »



Ashy

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Re: If only
« Reply #1 on: Aug 08, 2018, 09:13:01 PM »
That's a French keyboard so it may be an exocet.
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Re: If only
« Reply #2 on: Aug 08, 2018, 10:05:54 PM »
how do you know its french?
whats QWERTY in French?... ;D
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fortyone

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Re: If only
« Reply #3 on: Aug 08, 2018, 10:12:52 PM »
Maybe Ashy is an expert with French letters?

crabbyob

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Re: If only
« Reply #4 on: Aug 08, 2018, 10:14:19 PM »
my dad wasnt
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fortyone

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Re: If only
« Reply #5 on: Aug 08, 2018, 10:14:44 PM »
 ;D ;D ;D



Alex22

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Re: If only
« Reply #6 on: Aug 09, 2018, 12:13:18 PM »
Trust the French to be different !   even the Germans stick to the QWERT  ;D

fortyone

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Re: If only
« Reply #7 on: Aug 09, 2018, 12:28:51 PM »
The yanks like their special symbols elsewhere. The French probably just move the letters around because they hate the dominance of English around the world.

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Re: If only
« Reply #8 on: Aug 09, 2018, 02:53:17 PM »
The Spanish keyboard is also different to ours - but then why shouldn't it be? \Ditto for tehothers
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fortyone

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Re: If only
« Reply #9 on: Aug 09, 2018, 03:20:22 PM »
Their basic arrangement of the letters is the same as ours. The French one isn't which is why Ashy spotted it. Quite why he is familiar with French keyboards is a bit of a mystery though.

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Re: If only
« Reply #10 on: Aug 09, 2018, 03:23:01 PM »
our Ashy isnt a one note tune tha knows
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Michael Rolls

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Re: If only
« Reply #11 on: Aug 09, 2018, 05:26:51 PM »
Their basic arrangement of the letters is the same as ours. The French one isn't which is why Ashy spotted it. Quite why he is familiar with French keyboards is a bit of a mystery though.
Can't remember it in detail, but I do remember having difficulty with a Spanish keyboard when our daughter lived in Spain.
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Re: If only
« Reply #12 on: Aug 10, 2018, 04:43:50 PM »
The biggest difficulty I had with a Spanish keypunch was getting the damned thing fixed. I'd gone over for a week to get a one day job done. The first three days were waiting to get what was apparently the only keypunch on the entire 10 acre site repaired. This was when I learned that maņana doesn't mean tomorrow - it only means definitely not today.

Fortunately we already knew about the Spanish work ethic which is why I'd been allocated a week for a one day job. It was still a close run thing.