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"alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
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> "Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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>> "alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
>> news:KeQRn.37156$Cw6.6879(a)hurricane...
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>>> "Man at B&Q" <manatbandq(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>>> news:f7ce34e4-7cf7-4592-86b2-c543b92ea744(a)d8g2000yqf.googlegroups.com...
>>> On Jun 15, 7:21 pm, "alan.holmes" <alan.holme...(a)somewhere.net> wrote:
>>>> Some clever devil out there must be able to tell me this?
>>>>
>>>> Alan
>>>
>>> Use Google Maps, but then I seem to recall you don't know how to use
>>> Google.
>>>
>>> So, what do I enter into goggle to find what I want immediately?
>>>
>> The postcode of your departure point and the post code of your
>> destination are a good start.
>
> Just did that and got an answer talking about searching the list of
> limited companies, which was not exactly what I was looking for, was it?

I've got no idea what you're looking for. If you can't work out how to use
something as simple and straightforward as Google maps then you are beyond
help.

>>
>> Remember that other bit of advice from your youth, when all else fails
>> read the instructions.
>>
You didn't do that bit did you?




From: alan.holmes on

"Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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> "alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
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>> "Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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>>> "alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
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>>>> "Man at B&Q" <manatbandq(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>>>> news:f7ce34e4-7cf7-4592-86b2-c543b92ea744(a)d8g2000yqf.googlegroups.com...
>>>> On Jun 15, 7:21 pm, "alan.holmes" <alan.holme...(a)somewhere.net> wrote:
>>>>> Some clever devil out there must be able to tell me this?
>>>>>
>>>>> Alan
>>>>
>>>> Use Google Maps, but then I seem to recall you don't know how to use
>>>> Google.
>>>>
>>>> So, what do I enter into goggle to find what I want immediately?
>>>>
>>> The postcode of your departure point and the post code of your
>>> destination are a good start.
>>
>> So, I go to google, type in the postcodes and it knows exactely what I
>> want?
>
> Why don't you go and look and try it?

I did, and nothing happened other than to come up with a huge list about
companies!
>
>>> Remember that other bit of advice from your youth, when all else fails
>>> read the instructions.
>>
>> I've never found any instructions as to how to use google, whenever I
>> have entered something I am looking for I have always got 120, or more,
>> alternatives!
>>
> There is only one postcode per location.

And?


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From: alan.holmes on

"Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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> "alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
> news:QrRRn.17422$US6.10584(a)hurricane...
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>> "Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>> news:de2dnTqXc9r2R4rRnZ2dnUVZ8gudnZ2d(a)bt.com...
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>>> "alan.holmes" <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net> wrote in message
>>> news:KeQRn.37156$Cw6.6879(a)hurricane...
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>>>> "Man at B&Q" <manatbandq(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>>>> news:f7ce34e4-7cf7-4592-86b2-c543b92ea744(a)d8g2000yqf.googlegroups.com...
>>>> On Jun 15, 7:21 pm, "alan.holmes" <alan.holme...(a)somewhere.net> wrote:
>>>>> Some clever devil out there must be able to tell me this?
>>>>>
>>>>> Alan
>>>>
>>>> Use Google Maps, but then I seem to recall you don't know how to use
>>>> Google.
>>>>
>>>> So, what do I enter into goggle to find what I want immediately?
>>>>
>>> The postcode of your departure point and the post code of your
>>> destination are a good start.
>>
>> Just did that and got an answer talking about searching the list of
>> limited companies, which was not exactly what I was looking for, was it?
>
> I've got no idea what you're looking for. If you can't work out how to use
> something as simple and straightforward as Google maps then you are beyond
> help.

No one mentioned google maps, just google!


>
>>>
>>> Remember that other bit of advice from your youth, when all else fails
>>> read the instructions.
>>>
> You didn't do that bit did you?

Where does one find instructions on how to use google?
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From: alan.holmes on

"Conor" <conor(a)gmx.co.uk> wrote in message
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> On 15/06/2010 20:09, alan.holmes wrote:
>> "Man at B&Q"<manatbandq(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>> news:f7ce34e4-7cf7-4592-86b2-c543b92ea744(a)d8g2000yqf.googlegroups.com...
>> On Jun 15, 7:21 pm, "alan.holmes"<alan.holme...(a)somewhere.net> wrote:
>>> Some clever devil out there must be able to tell me this?
>>>
>>> Alan
>>
>> Use Google Maps, but then I seem to recall you don't know how to use
>> Google.
>>
>> So, what do I enter into goggle to find what I want immediately?
>>
> Enter Start destination and then the next one. Then below that is a link
> to add another destination. Click on that and you can add another then
> another etc.

I did exactly that, and all I got was sonmething about companies.

When you are presented the google header, you try it!

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> Conor www.notebooks-r-us.co.uk
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From: alan.holmes on

"Mike Barnes" <mikebarnes(a)bluebottle.com> wrote in message
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> alan.holmes <alan.holmes27(a)somewhere.net>:
>>Some clever devil out there must be able to tell me this?
>
> What about b, c, and d?
>
> Anyway, go to Google, click on "Maps", type in the postcode of a, click
> on "Search Maps", then "directions", then... well, you should get the
> idea by now.

Until now no one has mentioned 'maps'!

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> Mike Barnes
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