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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-12-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By bboyreason
swf, flv, wma, wmv

i have dl'ed multiple shareware and freeware apps from the apple site that were supposed to play and convert multiple media types, most importantly swf, flv, wma, wmv;
each app that i dl'ed either...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By bboyreason
why does ffmpegx ask for your password in a text...

why does ffmpegx ask for your password in a text field instead of the usual popup?
i did some background reading and ffmpegx seems to cause a lot of problems for people;
like things it should...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-31-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,606
Posted By bboyreason
i was able to find a another link to point me to...

i was able to find a another link to point me to local news and it detects my correct location, but after messing with this page for a while, home page is still sunnyvale CA local news;
weirdness;...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-31-2010, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,606
Posted By bboyreason
there is a link right above the local news that...

there is a link right above the local news that says "change location"
hovering over it says: news dot yahoo dot com/#changelocation
when i click it just reloads the same page;
weird
what else...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2010, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By bboyreason
thx for the tip anyway; its cool that its...

thx for the tip anyway;
its cool that its freeware and open source;
i am more willing to donate money for a good program than buy one
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By bboyreason
i am going to have to figure out that program; ...

i am going to have to figure out that program;
it seemed easy at first, i chose the path to the wmv file and it was accepted and it was already set to output to divx avi, hit encode, it only took...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-31-2010, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,606
Posted By bboyreason
yahoonews is giving me the wrong local news

on a laptop i own my firefox 3.6 homepage is set to yahoonews;
it is giving me the local news for sunnyvale CA even though i am on the eastern coast;
i restarted the computer, no open ports on my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By bboyreason
burn iso to dvd

i have some iso images that contain wmv files that i can just open up with vlc player and watch the videos straight from the iso file;
these also contain ogg(?) files that are the audio apparently,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-30-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
sorry, i cant think of anything else; there are...

sorry, i cant think of anything else;
there are a few helpful people on here though, bump every know and then, hopefully someone will see;
if you know how, i would try killing as many processes as...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-30-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,645
Posted By bboyreason
you would have to use bluetooth or infrared, if...

you would have to use bluetooth or infrared, if this is even possible, you wont be able to communicate via airport;
i guess you could make an ad hoc network, with either the ethernet, bluetooth, or...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-30-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,731
Posted By bboyreason
if you look at the pop up, you see a mac addy,...

if you look at the pop up, you see a mac addy, this could be looked up to narrow the search, the popup also indicated the network was in use by something else, this would indicate you dont know...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
i re-read the posts, if the connection speeds up...

i re-read the posts, if the connection speeds up when plugged in to the ethernet, then it isnt a process problem, i dont believe;
it might actually be a hardware problem;
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,626
Posted By bboyreason
i think internet connection sharing only works on...

i think internet connection sharing only works on a hardwired device through the ethernet;
or maybe you could plug that into a wireless access point, that would be unique:...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,247
Posted By bboyreason
pimp tight

i will do more research on the vulnerabilities of what i set up, but dont i need to type the admin password to do anything significant as of 10.5.8?
like to install a keylogger program, for example,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
when you say "download speed" are you actually...

when you say "download speed" are you actually downloading or are you just browsing web pages or is there streaming video or audio involved?
btw my activity monitor is using more virtual memory than...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
ok

i think i see what is wrong;
look at the real and virtual memory columns next to firefox, you are using a large % of the cpu but the real and virtual mem are really low;
by comparison my system...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,247
Posted By bboyreason
sweet

i am not quite sure of all the risks involved, but the data on the computers is well backed up and i wouldnt care if anyone stole it or i had to do a reinstall;
i think this is a good way of...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,247
Posted By bboyreason
...

come on, has anyone ever set up a VPN at home,
and been able to access from different networks?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
...

if you are on dhcp, which i am almost sure you would be, the dns servers might not show up;
they dont for me, i have to look them up;
but that shouldnt matter if the other comps are working;
does...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2010, 12:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
...

is the wireless AP operating an a frequency that is being interrupted?
like a cordless phone at, i think, 2.4 or 5.0;
sometimes an AP operates on similar;
or a microwave or even physical barriers;...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-27-2010, 11:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,794
Posted By bboyreason
...

go to the router config page;
from a comp plugged into the router, open firefox and go to 192.168.1.1
go to wireless settings and make sure everything is as it should be
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-27-2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,731
Posted By bboyreason
check the mac

the first three fields of the mac address signify a manufacturer, you can search to see what type of device to possibly narrow the search;
although if it is someone that cracked your password, they...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-27-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,450
Posted By bboyreason
i wouldnt worry

although a quick way to find some malware specific to your operating system is to search about what kind of malware your OS is vulnerable to, i wouldnt worry unless i was a version of windows;
there...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-27-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,392
Posted By bboyreason
...

maybe edit hosts file to put that on loopback?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-27-2010, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,950
Posted By bboyreason
tc data rate

what transfer rate does the time capsule support?
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