date MUST be in DD/MM/YY format (i.e. 05/03/02) - if the
date is not in this format your message will be lost
on SAVE MESSAGE
How to Add
on Memories at the top of the window
on Add a Memory
ALL the boxes
on ADD MEMORY
PC USERS ON HOW TO AVOID LOTS OF TYPING WHILST ON LINE
can do the first part of this while you are off-line.
Notepad (in Win98 - START - PROGRAMS - ACCESSORIES -
your Personal Notes or Message or Memory
all the text and go to EDIT and then COPY
on-line, open the Torbitt website and navigate to the entry form
the cursor in the blank Personal Notes or Message or Memory box
(click inside the blank box)
text you copied from Notepad should now appear in the box
forget to fill in the other fields!
the SUBMIT, SAVE MESSAGE or ADD MEMORY button
How to Search
on Contact Page at the top of the window
search for a particular name enter EITHER all or part of first
name ORsurname (not
both!) and click the SEARCH button
You can also see the latest additions or the full list by clicking
on the appropriate links.
Notes for Emailing Pictures:
First check that a similar photo is not already
on the site.
Photos should be submitted in JPG format suitable
for the PC
Scan at 300 dots per inch if possible.
If the photo is curled then weight the lid
of the scanner with a heavy book!
Scale to no larger than 800 pixels wide (no
larger than 300k file size if possible)
Email them as attachments - one at a time.
The name of file should reflect the title of
(eg "1965class3b.jpg" rather than "school.jpg").
Please supply year taken and name of class
The photo can then be included in the website
and you can use the form that is below it to enter the names in
the correct positions.
....and note that we reserve the right to reject
pictures - usually either because it is a subject already covered
or due to quality
seeing the latest version of the site:
you think you may not be seeing the updates then it is probably
because the site's pages are stored in your browser's memory (the
Internet Explorer users:
the top of your browser window go to TOOLS and then INTERNET
OPTIONS - you will see a window similar to the one shown below:
on DELETE FILES
will clear the cache
can also click on SETTINGS
on EVERY VISIT TO THE PAGE
on OK to close the windows
the top of your browser window click on REFRESH
At the top menu bar, click on TOOLS then OPTIONS
Select the ADVANCED panel.
Click on the NETWORK tab.
In the OFFLINE STORAGE section, click CLEAR NOW.
Click OK to close the Options window
For Safari users:
Press Control-Alt-E, and then click
For Chrome users:
Click the Tools menu.
Click the Under the Hood tab.
Click Clear browsing data.
Select the checkboxes for the types of information that you
want to remove.
Use the "Clear data from this period" menu to select
the amount of data that you want to delete.
Click Clear browsing data.
For Netscape users:
the top of your browser window to to EDIT and then PREFERENCES
- you will see a window similar to the one below:
click on Advanced
on Clear Memory Cache
on Clear Disk Cache
on OK to close the window
the top of the browser window click on Reload
memories and postbag and other updates are carried out by volunteers
and may be delayed.
Thank you for your patience.
If you send email, please
ensure that "WILLIAM TORBITT" is in the subject line
so that your mail does not get caught in a spam trap.
YOU HAVE RECEIVED SPAM EMAIL WITH WILLIAM TORBITT AS A RETURN
ADDRESS BE ASSURED IT IS NOT FROM OUR IP ADDRESS.
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