Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Hello from Howardv

  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 Howardv


  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • Local time:07:04 AM

Posted 30 December 2008 - 04:41 AM

I have had a computer at home since 1975 and yes that makes me a silver surfer. My first pc was a commodore pet which had no hard or floppy drives. It had an audio cassette deck for recording to and used the very first basic language. I gave up programming when I could buy progs on disk that were far better than I could manage. I am now retired and build pcs for friends and family. I try to repair pcs for those that get them messed up. I do this for no charge other than parts required as it is my hobby.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 Guest_The weatherman_*

Guest_The weatherman_*

  • Guests

Posted 30 December 2008 - 07:09 AM

Hi there Howardv welcome to Bleeping Computer, it's good to see you here. :thumbsup:

#3 jgweed


  • Members
  • 28,473 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Chicago, Il.

Posted 30 December 2008 - 08:55 AM

Those cassette drives were slow as molasas, but really reliable.
Welcome to BC!
Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one should be silent.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users