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Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-15-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Beatles4Life
My MacBook Pro kept doing that too, and until...

My MacBook Pro kept doing that too, and until about 3 days ago I thought it was Mavericks. Turned out the walls in my bedroom are thicker than I expected. I found this out when I opened my laptop...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By Beatles4Life
If you're typing the occasional letter in...

If you're typing the occasional letter in Spanish, then you can hold down the Option key or hold down the appropriate vowel as stated above.

Personally, since I do quite a lot of typing en...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-07-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By Beatles4Life
I've used nail polish remover to remove nail...

I've used nail polish remover to remove nail glue/super glue from my hands, but I don't know if it would work on an MBP.

Someone on the Apple forum (link below) suggested Lacquer thinner.
...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-26-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By Beatles4Life
I felt the same way when I got my first Android...

I felt the same way when I got my first Android phone (a Galaxy Y). All of my previous phones had physical keyboards. The idea of using a touch-screen phone was a completely alien concept to me. So...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-10-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By Beatles4Life
I've heard of Ada Lovelace and think she was...

I've heard of Ada Lovelace and think she was brilliant, but I'm ashamed to admit that I haven't heard of any of the others.

Ada has a Blue Plaque in London (photo here...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
Hooray! Thank you both for your help and for the...

Hooray! Thank you both for your help and for the explanations, pm-r and chscag. :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-07-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
When I logged into my admin account earlier...

When I logged into my admin account earlier today, I didn't get any error messages at all. The only other things I've done (aside from running the programmes you recommended) were to install that...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-07-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
Sorry pm-r, I didn't realise there was a...

Sorry pm-r, I didn't realise there was a difference. I'll try using Find Any File instead.

Edit: Find Any File didn't find anything beginning with or containing the phrase 'com.comodo' (without...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
EasyFind just finished scanning. Of the four...

EasyFind just finished scanning. Of the four files it found, two of them look suspicious (the other two are text edit files I created to try and collate all of the bits of information I kept...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
Just found the folder by using the 'Go to'...

Just found the folder by using the 'Go to' feature. There's all sorts of files in there, but nothing with 'Comodo' in the name (and yes, I used Spotlight as well).
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
All of the articles I've read say the kext file...

All of the articles I've read say the kext file should be in System/Library/Extensions, and I don't see it there. Am I looking in the wrong place?

I also tried running the Comodo uninstall tool...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
So if it is Comodo that's causing the problem,...

So if it is Comodo that's causing the problem, should I try using the uninstall tool again, or can I just find the file in question and delete it?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
Yes, I used the Comodo uninstall tool. Just...

Yes, I used the Comodo uninstall tool.

Just checked the Crash report folder on my admin account, and it was empty. I did, however, have to submit an error report to Apple just after I logged into...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By Beatles4Life
shut down because of a problem message appears every time I log in

The past week or so, I've been getting these weird error messages saying that my computer shut down because of a problem. After doing a considerable amount of Googling, I read that certain anti-virus...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-23-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1,658
Views: 127,835
Posted By Beatles4Life
I'm tempted by the new iPhones, but not having a...

I'm tempted by the new iPhones, but not having a micro SD card slot is a real deal breaker for me.

That cake looks amazing, CrimsonRequiem. I haven't made any cakes recently, but I did make a...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-18-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By Beatles4Life
If you're using a universal to British plug...

If you're using a universal to British plug adaptor (Dubai has the same plugs/voltage as the UK), that might be the problem. I had the same thing happen with my MacBook Pro when I was in England. I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-14-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 727
Posted By Beatles4Life
I can't speak for Best Buy because I've never...

I can't speak for Best Buy because I've never used their recycling services, but when Ian the Power Mac G4 bit the dust, I took him to an e-waste donation centre (after shedding lots of tears). As...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-12-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By Beatles4Life
At birthday parties as a kid, my mother always...

At birthday parties as a kid, my mother always made me write my thank you cards as soon as possible (sometimes right after the guests had left!). (And for the record, I'm about the same age as Nick's...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 09-12-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 882
Posted By Beatles4Life
You're not the only one, mars47. I prefer having...

You're not the only one, mars47. I prefer having a click wheel iPod, and despite having a touch screen mobile phone, I have no desire to have an iPod touch. If I do decide to update from my 2008...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-09-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,656
Posted By Beatles4Life
I have that affliction as well, but it isn't just...

I have that affliction as well, but it isn't just limited to gadgets. I've been known on several occasions to get some fancy new make-up (I have a particular weakness for eye-liner) just because I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By Beatles4Life
No, you can't, but you can download programmes...

No, you can't, but you can download programmes from the BBC website using their special iPlayer download programme, which is called BBC iPlayer Downloads. Once you download the shows of your choice,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-27-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By Beatles4Life
Schuko (Spanish/EU) extension cords

After having spent a considerable amount of time in the UK, I'm going to Spain for a month and want to take Norwood the 2010 MacBook Pro with me. I am now in the process of trying to find some sort...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-06-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By Beatles4Life
Here are a few apps that I use frequently: ...

Here are a few apps that I use frequently:

Bubble (free game where you pop different coloured bubbles - simple yet highly addictive)
Image Well - this one isn't free, but I like to use it to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-06-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 884
Posted By Beatles4Life
There may be a more obvious solution to your...

There may be a more obvious solution to your problem that I am unaware of, but my way of going around this issue was to create a folder inside my Applications folder (mine, just for reference, is...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-06-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,595
Posted By Beatles4Life
Those are some adorable pets. Here...

Those are some adorable pets. Here (http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y137/PunchUpYourFrogTunic/Fluffy%20cats/mitzicase_zps398d2bb0.jpg) is a picture of my tortoise shell cat, Mitzi. She is extremely...
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