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Fujitsu GL9000 Laser Mouse PC Mouse, PC / Mac, 4-ways
Fujitsu GL9000 Laser Mouse PC Mouse, PC / Mac, 4-ways
Price: £23.98

5.0 out of 5 stars No more right clicking and selecting, 2 April 2014
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I have the GL5600 version of this mouse and it’s brilliant. It does require initial set-up; telling the computer what the various button clicks will mean. Once set up you can copy & paste without taking your hand off the mouse; I use the side buttons to go forward and back in Internet explorer; much more convenient than having to go to the top corner of the screen.
The description does not tell you, but apart from the usual left & right buttons and scroll wheel there are 6 more programmable options. You cannot program a button to do delete – probably just as well.
Major con is the size, OK if your hands are average size but a bit big for smaller hands


South-West France: The Wines and Winemakers
South-West France: The Wines and Winemakers
by Paul Strang
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £25.97

3.0 out of 5 stars Good but maps not useable, 16 Mar 2013
As the other reviewers have said this is anexcellent book. But, the maps are frustrating. The maps show numbered locations but there are no numbers in the text.
For those seeking a very good quide to French wines try Gault Millau which covers the whole of France very well. It is in French and obtainable from Amazon.fr
You can get a list of map number references and the corresponding articles in the text by going to:
[...] and down loading the pdf file.
Alternatively go to
[...]
search for Paul Strang and again down load the pdf file.


Baroque Europe
Baroque Europe
Price: £14.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Not the best recording in the world, 10 Mar 2013
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This review is from: Baroque Europe (Audio CD)
These four discs are OK. But, there is very intrusive breathing from the flautist. She takes very audible deep breaths. Presumably she also plays the cello since there is breathing there as well - must be very energetic playing! As for disc AM9904 the track numbering beyond about 20 is all to pot. The booklet claims 28 tracks, but there are only 26.


Costiera amalfitana e cilento. Guide pratiche dei Meridiani
Costiera amalfitana e cilento. Guide pratiche dei Meridiani
Price: £6.47

4.0 out of 5 stars Mainly about Amalfi coast, 21 Jan 2013
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A nice publication for Italian speakers or learners. But, if you are looking for details about Cilento you may be disappointed. There is a little about Cilento but mostly it concerns the Amalfi coast for which there are numerous publications.


Ex-Pro DC Adapter - 2.5mm Female to 2.1mm Male
Ex-Pro DC Adapter - 2.5mm Female to 2.1mm Male
Offered by ExpressPro
Price: £2.67

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Make sure you know your sizes, 21 Jan 2013
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On the surface this item seems to fulfill all the requirements of using older chargers with newer mobile phones. It may well do but not any Nokia ones I have - and some of those are ancient. It will NOT convert an older Nokia charger to the new Nokia ultra thin charging plug; for that you need a convertor available elsewhere which is a short lead with plug and socket attached. The confusion here is that dimensions given seems to be for the central pin or hole, whereas everybody else uses the diameter of th outer conductor.
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Abruzzo / Molise 9 tci (r) wp (Regional Road Map)
Abruzzo / Molise 9 tci (r) wp (Regional Road Map)
by TCI
Edition: Map
Price: £7.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent map, 21 Jan 2013
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This is an excellent map with lots of fine detail and far superior to the equivalent Michelin for the area.


Prestige Eco Kettle, 1.7 Litre - Red
Prestige Eco Kettle, 1.7 Litre - Red
Offered by SelectiveGoods
Price: £37.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Water tastes of plastic, 21 Jan 2013
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This item is a Which best buy and is excellent in all respects apart from the most vital one of producing drinkable water. We have persevered with this kettle for several days but there is still the taint of plastic in the tea. Just opening the lid there is a reek of plastic. We have had many other plastic jug kettles which do need several boilings to get rid of the plastic taste, but this one still has it. It seems to be made of a different plastic to other electric kettles we have had previously. If it wasn't for the plastic taste I would give it 5 stars.


Philips HQ7380 7300 Series Rechargeable Rotary Male Shaver
Philips HQ7380 7300 Series Rechargeable Rotary Male Shaver

4.0 out of 5 stars Good shaver, 24 Oct 2011
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I don't buy electric shavers that often. This seems a very good shaver compared to the previous one; now 10 years old. It seems all modern shavers operate at 12volts (health and safety again!). That means a somewhat bulky voltage convertor at the mains socket; and be a little bit wary in that although this saver comes with a carry pouch (almost none of the Philips ones do these days) the pouch will not accommodate the charging plug and cable. So far I can get four or so shaves before having to re-charge which seems acceptable. All round I am happy with this shaver, but it is end of line (not sold now by Philips direct) and you have to look to find one.


Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 Step by Step (Step by Step (Microsoft))
Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 Step by Step (Step by Step (Microsoft))
by Joyce Cox
Edition: Paperback
Price: £15.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Problems with CD, 30 Sep 2010
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Beware of this publication, I had great difficulty in getting the CD to work. The files on this CD are essential to using the book, and if you can get the files (PowerPoint presentations) to display a presentation it appears to be an excellent way to learn PowerPoint. The CD never really worked in the sense that the installation wizard failed to work at all, and if you get directly at the files you need you have to ignore several error messages and hope they don't matter. I contacted Microsoft who failed to apologize but did give me a way round the installation problem. However trying to use the files throws up error messages, errors which can be ignored but for a novice user would be a complete no no.
If you can confidently find your way round a computer this publication is OK, but if you are a bit of a novice and would have difficulty locating a specific file then avoid this book.


Sony MDR-ED 21 LP  Headphones
Sony MDR-ED 21 LP Headphones

4.0 out of 5 stars Good in-ear headphones, 7 Feb 2010
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Which magazine gave these top marks for in-ear headphones, and they are good. Don't expect the performance of proper headphones, but of this small type one of the best I have tried. Also tried the Sennheiser in-ear recommended by Which, but they were poor with strange scratchy treble notes. At the price of the Sony ones you probably can't do much better.


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