Debugging a Bosch compound mitre saw… part 2!

April 28, 2017 Matt Thornton 0

I previously wrote about trying to figure out why the Led/Laser switch on my Bosch PCM-8S didn’t work. I determined the switch was faulty. After a bit of a hunt, I found the part here: http://www.powertoolspares.com/tool/bosch/spares-and-accessories-for-slide-mitre-saw-pcm-8-s/3603l02070/spares/ – looks like a good resource. £6 for the switch seemed reasonable – but […]

Debugging a… Bosch compound mitre saw

April 27, 2017 Matt Thornton 1

A year or so ago I picked up a secondhand Bosch PCM-8S compound mitre saw for my workshop. Handy little saw, handles most things I need to do. One thing I accepted at the time was the built in Led lights and laser didn’t work. Didn’t think much of it […]

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Setting up iPhone 7 from iPhone 6 backup

February 13, 2017 Matt Thornton 0

Have just upgraded my iPhone – from a 6 to a 7. I was wary but not too bothered about the backup/restore process as this is one thing that Apple/Mac/iPhone is usually really good at. It should just be a case of Plug in old phone. Backup Disconnect old phone. […]

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Sample Python code to query Wunderlist API

December 30, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

So I’ve been working on a simple application at home, part of which I want a list of items, which I want to be able to control from Wunderlist. As a relative novice to Python, I was looking around for some pre-built library that I could just plug in to […]

You have not chosen to trust COMODO SSL CA

October 5, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

Using Citrix Receiver, you get an error message when trying to open up a remote desktop: “You have not chosen to trust COMODO SSL CA certificate.” 1) Go here and download this cert: https://support.comodo.com/index.php?/Default/Knowledgebase/Article/View/946/0/intermediate-comodo-ssl-ca 2) Click it to open it in keychain access 3) Install it to system keychain 4) […]