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    • I am aware of this treatment. Field Debt Solutions approached me at my door claiming to have a warrant of entry, (one of many lies they used) they KNEW I was classed as vulnerable prior to the visit. This was (later found out by The Ombudsman) allegedly to install a pre payment meter (They know I can not use one). Long story short: I was threatened with criminal damage, the police and them not moving till I let them in. They stated they had a warrant, they did not. One FDS employee was waving a crowbar and smiling, the other was basically terrorising me through the window. I complained to EON and all that they did was lie further, covered up their behaviours After contacting the OMBUDSMAN all the truth came out. I am totally disgusted with the way this company operate. I am equally disgusted that the Ombudsman ere not taking any of the FDS Employees behaviours into account (yet all my claims were upheld) this feels like this section of the whole process is left wide open and that's why this is happening imho. The Ombudsman made me feel like they work for EON, (when it came to the consideration of the employees from FDS, they seemed immune to scrutiny) a very confusing and shocking experience when the penny drooped. I have looked at CISA (?) whom are some sort of organisation who debt collection agencies register with (no idea what for) anyway, FDS are not registered, I can not find them anywhere, they are like some sort of enigma and this is where i am thinking how they are protecting themselves from scrutiny and people gaining remedy from them. I also witnessed a EON employee telling me that "FDS do not have to answer anyone," they would not give me any way of complaining directly to them as is the Gov's advice before A Small Claims Tract. I am just making sure now that I record all my efforts to do what I can to give a chance for FDS to attempt to put right what they did to me. I have witnesses and I intend to take them to court. EON has damned them and all the info they provided shows how messed up and disgusting they are, I seriously have witnessed staff laughing at me on the phone when I am trying to tell them what happened. I t seems if you do not pay a bill (in my case this was out of my hands) Then your deserving of what seems to me an inside laugh as the know how we (the vulnerable) get treated when FDS turn up, yes, very much felt this and challenged one employee once.. I have spoken to a Solicitor and they are happy  to do something for me over this. Also the police were phoned by myself even though they threatened me with police "To Help Them Take My DOOR OF ITS HINGES" The police did turn up, they told me that they rarely ever turn up for these idiots as the FDS and others attempt to use the police through bull crapping them. They also said go through a few hoops and if your not happy come back to them, I have a mobile number as they said that a crime number would come after I have exhausted the other moves. They do not like these Debt People one bit, that was comforting. Sorry if this is a little all over but it was all over complexed (I can see why now) but  just wanted to share my experiences and I will be happy to share further if anyone needs to know. I am still wondering what to do but one thing is for sure, I will not be going away, EVER! good luck
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    • Thanks for the feedback.  We have a professional surveyor friend who is willing to give an opinion, and once done as you say, there's no reason not to inform insurers. And as Eric's brother says, that will also give us, hopefully, a more specific discussion with neighbours. No, we can't view the neighbour's roofing from where we are, and neither can they as it's under their conservatory (we always thought it was a bad move on their part to cover felting with a conservatory!) Interesting that council have enforcement powers, hadn't realised that.  I've also had a builder advise, without visiting the site, that the dividing wall (which may be double-skinned) should have waterproof capping, which it doesn't; so maybe a simple solution is to install that across top of both sides.  Anyway, some next steps for us to take so thanks again.
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      I was in Sainsbury’s today and did scan and shop.
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Bought a Nikon coolpix 7600 from ebay-just camera no accessories.

Works fine and is using 2gb SD card.

The videos when transferred from the card via a card reader to the PC come out as Mov files.

Have tried to play these by WM player but wont play.

I saw theres a lot of file convertors on a google search but dont know which one to try.

Pref free one thats not too complicated.

Am using XP with firefox.

Any one know ?

 

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Ah ok will take a peek.

 

Thanks.


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What are you wanting to do? Edit them or put them to DVD as a DVD file?


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Just to play, download Apple's Quicktime. If you want to burn to DVD, I'd try ConvertXtoDVD (google it for a free trial) as it can burn most movie files to DVD even if your computer cant watch them :p


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I am not specifically wanting to burn to DVD - just basically as viewable on pc.

I downloaded real player and it took an age-since its slow loading while you are lumbered with loads of adverts as it installs.

After all that I still get error messages saying need to instal quicktime plug in.

Then says real site is busy etc.

 

so still no further forward.:mad:


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I saw in Firefox plug in guidance that there was an issue with apple'les quicktime.

Have you got a link for it ?


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This is quicktime

Apple - Learn everything you need to know about QuickTime.

 

I'm not sure of the firefox issue, sorry. I'd imagine you can disable the plugin tho.


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Will this work with Windows media player do you know ?

Was just thinking if so-then I might as well uninstall real player.


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No, quicktime doesn't use the same system as microsoft. Media player you can install a codec for a specific file type, quicktime has it's own inbuilt.


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Ah ok thanks.


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another that plays almost anything , VLC and its free


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I'd clean forgot about VLC. It is very good, small and completely independant and free. You can watch almost any file on it.

 

VideoLAN - VLC media player - Open Source Multimedia Framework and Player


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I downloaded the Apple Quicktime.

Files that were already downloaded and would not play-now opening.

 

But now for some reason cant get the Sd card to open when I plug the reader in.

Says its not formatted-and of course if I format it-then will lose the stuff thats on there.

 

Yet plays ok in camera ??????


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Can you connect the camera to the PC and backup your files from the SD card?


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I was thinking to try this

I bought camera from ebay with no accessories

So will have to get a cable and try it.

Do you thinkl I could do it without the Nikon software cd ?


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does camera have memory card ?? , have you got memory card reader

 

card in reader and filemanager ( windows explorer ) job done

 

most camera have a USB lead , the camera end will be one the many small USB type


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rtfm? http://www.nikonusa.com/pdf/manuals/coolpix/CP7600_en.pdf LOL

 

(page 52 of the manual... works out as 62 of the PDF. Select mass storage on the camera and connect it using the usb cable)


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Great.

Will have to get a cable from camera shop then try.

Thanks for info.

Am now sending apple link to OH so she can watch those I have already lol.


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send here the VLC link i sent you on skype

 

or

 

VideoLAN - VLC media player - Open Source Multimedia Framework and Player


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the cable you need is a UC-E6 USB cable. Get it for £3 - £4 from amazon (I'm sure I don't need remind you to use the link... hover over the word amazon and when the picture appears click that... and when you get a spare 5 mins get webby to correct the hyperlink on the word amazon LOL) the software that comes with the nikon has now been updated with this Nikon Transfer - 1.5.2 (Macintosh) / 1.5.3 (Windows)

 

Hope that helps :)

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It certainly does-3 or 4 quid sounds good-camera shop prob charges the earth.

Will speak to WM about the linking.

 

Ta.


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