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Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-09-2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,476
Posted By RTP
I've been doing some research into getting a...

I've been doing some research into getting a monopod myself and came across this article with some suggestions for how to use a monopod to give more stability:
...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-06-2007, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,464
Posted By RTP
As far as I know, the only one available is the...

As far as I know, the only one available is the Bookendz one (http://www.bookendzdocks.com/). Given that there is no docking port on the Macbook (or the Macbook pro), I expect this is the best...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-30-2007, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 437
Posted By RTP
Not sure what you have in the US, but in NZ some...

Not sure what you have in the US, but in NZ some of my smaller female friends found the only places that sold clothes in small sizes were boutique-type Asian shops. Some of the shops where they...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-26-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 138,222
Posted By RTP
I think you may have mis-read the box. ...

I think you may have mis-read the box.

Basically, a hard drive can be formatted using three different file systems:

- NTFS: This is a Windows file system. Your Mac will be able to read files...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-21-2007, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 705
Posted By RTP
Basic NAS questions

Hi

I have decided I need (want) a NAS device. Ill primarily use it for my iTunes music so I can access it from all my computers (Mac Mini, Macbook and a Dell with XP). When it comes to...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-10-2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,152
Posted By RTP
Hi. You might have the screen mirrored If...

Hi. You might have the screen mirrored

If you go into the system preferences, you should be able to choose to either:

- Video mirroring - where the same thing will be shown on the Macbook...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-17-2007, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,311
Posted By RTP
I liked it so much I emailed it to my...

I liked it so much I emailed it to my girlfriend... and believe me, I got plenty of negative "rep points" from her... :Oops:
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-21-2007, 05:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By RTP
The refurbished ones are a good buy. Here's a...

The refurbished ones are a good buy. Here's a recent thread with some great advice given by yours truly ;)

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/showthread.php?t=57986
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-07-2007, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 868
Posted By RTP
Hi To be able to use the drive on both...

Hi

To be able to use the drive on both Windows and OSX you'll need to format it to the FAT filesystem.

You should do it on your Mac using Disk Utility (choose MSDOS format), because Windows...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-03-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,561
Posted By RTP
Good question - I assumed it would, but the link...

Good question - I assumed it would, but the link below would suggest OSX's disk optimisation only works on HFS+ journaled drives:

http://www.xvsxp.com/system/system_tools_defrag.php

...I guess...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-21-2007, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By RTP
What computer are you using? Is it a USB headset...

What computer are you using? Is it a USB headset or one with a standard microphone/headphone plugs?

I believe the Macbook requires a self-powered microphone if you're using the line in port -...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-20-2007, 11:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,722
Posted By RTP
Go for it - you're young and have nothing to lose...

Go for it - you're young and have nothing to lose

I'm currently living & working in Singapore and I love travelling - in the past year I've been to Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-16-2007, 06:42 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,506
Posted By RTP
I thought the original "School for Scoundrels"...

I thought the original "School for Scoundrels" (1960, with Ian Carmichael and Terry Thomas) was hilarious. I was very disappointed to see it was remade last year.

Hard Cheese!
...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-16-2007, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By RTP
Within Windows, most programs need to be...

Within Windows, most programs need to be installed (as opposed to merely copying them to the Applications folder etc.). During the installation, files are copied to various locations within the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-12-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By RTP
Haha - your workplace is as cheap as mine! My...

Haha - your workplace is as cheap as mine! My work 'puter (also an ancient Dell with 256MB RAM) takes 10-15 mins to boot up and open my email. Then once a week when the scheduled virus scan starts...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-11-2007, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 58,646
Posted By RTP
Try And Cheat?! Ooh, Scandal! Cheat

Try And Cheat?! Ooh, Scandal!

Cheat
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-11-2007, 05:52 AM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 58,646
Posted By RTP
Not If Currently Enjoying Raspberries ENJOY

Not If Currently Enjoying Raspberries

ENJOY
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-11-2007, 05:03 AM
Replies: 1,500
Views: 58,646
Posted By RTP
Mac Addicts Come Here Often Often

Mac Addicts Come Here Often

Often
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-03-2007, 08:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By RTP
What a pain - NeoOffice is quite a big download! ...

What a pain - NeoOffice is quite a big download!

Do you have a Gmail account? If so you could upload the files into Google Documents and then re-save them as Word files.

Otherwise maybe you...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-03-2007, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Posted By RTP
I'm not familiar with the MP3 player you have,...

I'm not familiar with the MP3 player you have, but I use "iTuneMyWalkman" (http://ilari.scheinin.fidisk.fi/itunemywalkman/) to get music onto my Sony W810i phone. Basically, you just create a...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 04-01-2007, 01:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By RTP
Yes - you should be able buy it from the same...

Yes - you should be able buy it from the same page where you buy the refurbished iPod

They come with the normal one year warranty too
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 03-31-2007, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By RTP
Hi I bought a refurbished nano (first...

Hi

I bought a refurbished nano (first generation). There were absolutely no scratches on it - looked as good as new. However if you're giving it as a gift I'd suggest a couple of things:

1)...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-08-2007, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,589
Posted By RTP
Thanks - that last link was particularly useful

Thanks - that last link was particularly useful
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-08-2007, 12:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,589
Posted By RTP
Benefits of HFS+ ?

Hi,

I've searched the archives, and can't seem to find a clear answer. I bought an external hard drive a couple of months ago that came formatted as FAT32. At the time, I did a bit of reading...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-07-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By RTP
Yeah, they're good - I bought one a couple of...

Yeah, they're good - I bought one a couple of months ago to use as storage for my music / pictures, and I've had no problems with it.
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