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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-04-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By MQAAord
So Comcast came out and it turns out the signal...

So Comcast came out and it turns out the signal amp on the cable line had gone bad (that amp had been installed 8 years ago when we still had cable TV). No need for the amp any more... Removed amp...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-01-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By MQAAord
Network/connection help...

Long post here.. I hope someone can point me in the right direction as I've got a raging headache now from dealing with this situation and for the health & safety of myself and my computers I'm going...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-14-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 815
Posted By MQAAord
First name basis. They're not my parents, I...

First name basis. They're not my parents, I refuse to use the terms "mom & dad" for anyone other than MY mom & dad. I think I may have slipped and called his grandma "grandma" a few times, but I...
Forum: Movies and Video 04-27-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,280
Posted By MQAAord
I have an Elgato Video Capture unit. Works great....

I have an Elgato Video Capture unit. Works great. I used it to transfer all my old VHS home-movie videos to digital storage on my Mac.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-13-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 583
Posted By MQAAord
Does the spouse have access to your iCloud...

Does the spouse have access to your iCloud account and is "syncing" with your data? Can she log in to iMessage with your AppleID and read your iMessage txts that way?

Check your settings in your...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-17-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,447
Posted By MQAAord
I bought a non-Apple brand USB CD/DVD drive that...

I bought a non-Apple brand USB CD/DVD drive that works just fine, and it wasn't hellaciously expensive. We have a USB 3 1/2" floppy drive that came with an ancient PeoplePC laptop circa 2001 that...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-16-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,447
Posted By MQAAord
USB CD/DVD drives are available at reasonable...

USB CD/DVD drives are available at reasonable prices, and aren't hard to use.

I too, am extremely annoyed at Apple removing optical drives from their machines, but there's not a damn thing I can...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-14-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By MQAAord
Setting up a password to keep my kids OFF of it!!...

Setting up a password to keep my kids OFF of it!!

:D
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-07-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,070
Posted By MQAAord
I have an Otterbox on my iPhone 4. I also put my...

I have an Otterbox on my iPhone 4. I also put my 8 year old's iPad mini in an Otterbox...

The Otterbox cases are WELL worth the purchase price!! I've dropped my phone several times, the plastic...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-18-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,231
Posted By MQAAord
The changes in iTunes 11 haven't bothered me much...

The changes in iTunes 11 haven't bothered me much (I'm not easily irritated by change) with one exception:

Why is the only option for the background stark white?! Movies and album covers look...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,648
Posted By MQAAord
I had a Motorola Droid (original) when it first...

I had a Motorola Droid (original) when it first came out in '09. Got an iPhone last June, so it's been well over a year since I've used Droid with my Mac... but I just pulled the microSD card out of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 12,638
Posted By MQAAord
Yeah that was introduced in Lion last year. ...

Yeah that was introduced in Lion last year.

Annoying as hell, and it was the very first setting I changed!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-09-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,137
Posted By MQAAord
My brother is a software engineer, writes...

My brother is a software engineer, writes programs for an oil company. In 2007 I took my MBP home to our parents' house and it was his first 'introduction' to [what was then] the "new" MBPs. He...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,165
Posted By MQAAord
YES! I want the spinning indicator wheel back!...

YES! I want the spinning indicator wheel back! That was an incredibly useful visual indicator. Please bring it back!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,913
Posted By MQAAord
The only problem now is the camera shows I have a...

The only problem now is the camera shows I have a couple gray hairs. That's not possible and I demand the camera be replaced. It's obviously defective.


/sarcasm
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,913
Posted By MQAAord
Dur, so yeah, I get to look like a moron now... ...

Dur, so yeah, I get to look like a moron now...

I figured since the computer rebooted as part of the install, that counted as 'rebooting'.

Nope. I turned the computer off, took my kids to the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,913
Posted By MQAAord
No, haven't gone that far yet... Was curious...

No, haven't gone that far yet...

Was curious if anyone else had encountered the issue. My brother is installing ML as I type and has a same vintage MBP as I, waiting to see his results and have...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,913
Posted By MQAAord
Mountain Lion installed... now iSight camera doesn't work?

The installation of Mountain Lion went fine.

I tried to open Facetime and the app/program wouldn't open at all. iMessage/AIM doesn't see the camera, and Photobooth doesn't see the camera. Nowhere...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-20-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,539
Posted By MQAAord
I'll upgrade... but will probably wait a couple...

I'll upgrade... but will probably wait a couple weeks, and am considering a fresh install too (an '09 MBP).
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-26-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,980
Posted By MQAAord
Ah-May-Zing! That is an incredible...

Ah-May-Zing! That is an incredible accomplishment! Way to go!! (You lost the equivalent of like, 2 Backstreet Boys! Haha!)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-29-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 986
Posted By MQAAord
Oh my... The family got together and gave my MIL...

Oh my... The family got together and gave my MIL an iPad this past Christmas. If we hadn't been there to show her how to use it, that could have been us!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-10-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,253
Posted By MQAAord
My first Apple was an Apple //e. My parents...

My first Apple was an Apple //e. My parents bought it and wouldn't let my brother and I use it unless we learned how to properly type. So we learned. Quickly. That was.. in the 3rd grade, I believe....
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-21-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,585
Posted By MQAAord
1: Female 2: 2-6 hours/day depending on what...

1: Female
2: 2-6 hours/day depending on what I'm working on/doing on that particular day
3: 36


I think that makes me the first female respondent to this post.. w00t I feel so special :)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-15-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,347
Posted By MQAAord
I don't shop at Wal-Mart near where I live now. I...

I don't shop at Wal-Mart near where I live now. I know this is a regional thing (and probably specific to individual stores), but the employees there are the stereotypical "People of Walmart" type...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-03-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,143
Posted By MQAAord
I was a flight attendant for 7 years... the...

I was a flight attendant for 7 years... the questions asked of me there were even dumber than when I'd worked tech support desk in college.

"What ocean is that?" [While flying over Lake Michigan...
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