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Search: Posts Made By: celica73
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2009, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,789
Posted By celica73
why pay money to convert from DVI to S-video when...

why pay money to convert from DVI to S-video when the computer already has S-video output?

If it's a standard def TV you aren't going to do much better than the 480i output of the S-video port....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 49,166
Posted By celica73
I use a mini-displayport to DVI adapter and a DVI...

I use a mini-displayport to DVI adapter and a DVI to HDMI cable inbetween my Sony Bravia TV and my Macbook Pro. Looks great!

Scott
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-19-2009, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,264
Posted By celica73
The USB port on the express does not support...

The USB port on the express does not support attached drives.

You could, however get an extreme and a cheap external drive for less than a time capsule. The Airport Extreme does support attached...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-09-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,232
Posted By celica73
Make sure the TV is set to the right picture mode...

Make sure the TV is set to the right picture mode (Screen Settings: Wide mode = "Full" and Display area = "Full pixel").

I've done it using my TV (a Sony, KDL-52W3000). I use the mini-Displayport...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-08-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By celica73
What is on the other side of the connection at...

What is on the other side of the connection at the wall? Cable modem? DSL modem? college network?

There has to be some sort of router/switch out there that is talking to your Airport. It may well...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-07-2009, 05:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 730
Posted By celica73
It works nicely when streaming movies from my...

It works nicely when streaming movies from my network hard drive to my Apple TV. I don't know if it's faster than the 10x slower alternative, but it makes me feel good.

Scott
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-06-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 874
Posted By celica73
I use a Newertech Ministack v3 on mine. It is...

I use a Newertech Ministack v3 on mine. It is nice enough to spin down when not in use (with no ill effects).

Scott
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-06-2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,289
Posted By celica73
Have you turned on the disk sharing feature in...

Have you turned on the disk sharing feature in the Airport utility?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-06-2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,363
Posted By celica73
Eh, no Mac Mini. My credit card just went back...

Eh, no Mac Mini. My credit card just went back into the wallet.

I do like the iPhoto and iMovie changes (will buy). I've used my current copy of iWork once in the last 3 months, so I'll pass on...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-06-2009, 08:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,003
Posted By celica73
What file system did you use when reformatting? ...

What file system did you use when reformatting?

Is the disk powered by the USB port? If so, maybe the Airport doesn't supply enough power.

Maybe plug it in via a powered hub?
Forum: Movies and Video 01-05-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,236
Posted By celica73
Boxee? Yeah, Apple hasn't included lots of...

Boxee?

Yeah, Apple hasn't included lots of these things, but there are alternatives if you are willing to do a little work.

Scott
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-05-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By celica73
The express will work as a range extender in an...

The express will work as a range extender in an all-Apple network (so it can do it). It will also work with some non-Apple devices, but YMMV.

The Airport extreme will do what you want out of the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-05-2009, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 730
Posted By celica73
My setup: Cable modem ---> Vonage router...

My setup:

Cable modem ---> Vonage router ----> APX (N only)---> Linksys (B/G)

I also have a Bluray player hooked up to the linksys and an AppleTV hooked up to the APX.

I connect to the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2008, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By celica73
I'd get a switch and pull cable if it's not too...

I'd get a switch and pull cable if it's not too much of a pain.

You can also look into the ethernet via the electrical wiring in the house (but will still need a switch). The ethernet-electrical...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By celica73
Is the printer located near the iMac? If so, just...

Is the printer located near the iMac? If so, just hook it up to the iMac and turn on printer sharing.

It may end up being easier to get a new printer that has wireless built in (it might not even...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-17-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,729
Posted By celica73
I've done it using my TV (a Sony, KDL-52W3000). I...

I've done it using my TV (a Sony, KDL-52W3000). I use the mini-Displayport to a DVI to HDMI cable (from Monoprice, I think). It worked with no issues at all, plug and play.

I did notice that the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-17-2008, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,024
Posted By celica73
If you don't want/need wifi, why spend the extra...

If you don't want/need wifi, why spend the extra $$$ on a Time Capsule? Time Machine will work with any external drive and a 1TB can be found for about $100 if you shop around. A 1TB Time Capsule is...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-16-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,695
Posted By celica73
Is the Netgear set up for MAC address filtering,...

Is the Netgear set up for MAC address filtering, is it set up to assign addresses using DHCP?

Have you tried the reset button on the router? Generally the default for routers will have no security...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,121
Posted By celica73
I agree with the extended desktop. you can...

I agree with the extended desktop.

you can either set the machine to "mirror" the displays, or run with the computer closed (you will need a USB/bluetooth mouse and to have the computer plugged...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-12-2008, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,750
Posted By celica73
I just got a replacement for my old Powerbook G4....

I just got a replacement for my old Powerbook G4. I took a chance and went with the lowest common denominator. My order was via Amazon (actual vendor is BrilliantStore). The battery is "TechFuel"...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-08-2008, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,224
Posted By celica73
You don't mention what model TV or Mac, so I have...

You don't mention what model TV or Mac, so I have to speculate a little.

1) Did you read the manual for the TV?

I see on cnet's website for a Panazonic Plasma...


I'm guessing the TV is...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-04-2008, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 815
Posted By celica73
I'm planning the same thing, and afaik, it will...

I'm planning the same thing, and afaik, it will work fine. I plan to just hook up the G router via ethernet (also a WRT54G in my case) and configure it in bridge mode.

I'll be interested to hear...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-02-2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 717
Posted By celica73
I use the Feisar plug-in for my Z310, they claim...

I use the Feisar plug-in for my Z310, they claim to support the Z750 as well. It works great, well worth the $3 I paid. Instructions were clear enough that it worked on the first try.

Feisar -...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-02-2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,945
Posted By celica73
Clarify further? Did you buy an Apple...

Clarify further?

Did you buy an Apple Airport Express?

And, yes, the Airport Express is expecting an Airport Extreme on the other end. It doesn't have to be the case, but other configurations...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-02-2008, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 860
Posted By celica73
Correct, those are the wireless routers of...

Correct, those are the wireless routers of neighboring households. The little lock next to the name means they are using wireless security. If you are using DSL and an ethernet cable for...
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