Retired aerospace engineer b 1941. Build and fly in small aircraft. Always interested in interesting math/engineering ?s Currently living in Arlington, WA USA
- 3 AnswersYahoo Answers3 years ago
I have an internally lighted switch that controls a lamp with a CFL bulb. (Switch off, internal light on)
Recently the CFL failed (after about 1 year) by showing only a dim glow while the switch is in the off position. Replaced it, and the new CFL started cycling on (dimly) & off with the switch off. Now I have an incandescent in the lamp and expect no more trouble.
Is this a known characteristic of CFLs?3 AnswersEngineering9 years ago
In the last 2 or 3 days, when I submit an answer, instead of going back to the question page with my answer added, it frequently goes to a page with a lot of links that I don't want to see, requiring me to exit the whole program and restart Y!Answers.......WTF???2 AnswersYahoo Answers9 years ago
Just tried installing Firefox 4 (not beta) and the menus line (File, Edit, View, Bookmarks, Tools, Help) went missing. I figured out how to get to my bookmarks, but the rest of it is a complete mystery. Incredibly uncomfortable.
All fixed by re-downloading 3.6.17
Any ideas or comments? Thinking about waiting a few months for some fixes to come along for 4.0.1...4 AnswersOther - Internet9 years ago
Just today (Nov 1, 2010) my checking account was hit for $50 by
T-Mobile. I neither have or have had a T-Mobile phone and have no idea how they got my bank account #. Left a voice mail on the T-Mobile 888 # and am waiting to hear back.......
Has anyone else experienced this?3 AnswersCell Phones & Plans10 years ago
Occasionally when I wake my computer from the sleep mode, the icons & everything else on the screen are about 30% larger than when I put it to sleep. A restart typically takes care of this, but I was wondering what the underlying cause was......3 AnswersOther - Computers1 decade ago
My auto liability insurance policy does not contain personal injury protection for myself. I have medicare A & B and AARP supplemental coverage. Will medicare deny me benefits if I'm injured while driving my car? I can't get an understandable answer by calling medicare....1 AnswerOther - Health1 decade ago
My auto liability insurance policy does not contain personal injury protection for myself. I have medicare A & B and AARP supplemental coverage. Will medicare deny me benefits if I'm injured while driving my car? I can't get an understandable answer by calling medicare....4 AnswersInsurance1 decade ago