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Forum: Movies and Video 06-25-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By Darker Times
Thanks for the reply. Yes I do have iDVD,...

Thanks for the reply.

Yes I do have iDVD, but have had results that are fairly poor using it in the past. I don't know if it's the encoding which is a fault or something I am doing.

With...
Forum: Movies and Video 06-22-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By Darker Times
iMovie 11 - AVCHD & Exporting

Hi

Hope someone can help with a couple of questions?

I have had trouble importing AVCHD files with FCE4, so I have reluctantly reverted to iMovie in order to edit my video. I recently filmed a...
Forum: Movies and Video 05-12-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 515
Posted By Darker Times
FCE4 & iMovie AVCHD issues

Hi all

I have just bought a HD camcorder, which I intended to edit with FCE4. I have used FCE4 many times with MiniDV tape, but I have a problem when trying to log & transfer the AVCHD files. As...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-28-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By Darker Times
Hi, and thanks for the replies. Not sure of...

Hi, and thanks for the replies.

Not sure of the Extreme model I have, but it is not one of the simultaneous dual band ones. I have to select either 2.4ghz or 5ghz.

The Extreme is connected to...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-26-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By Darker Times
Roaming Network….I think?

Hi

I currently have an Extreme base station, connected to my ADSL modem/router, which provides the wireless signal for my house. The signal is fine, but I would like to extend the range by adding...
Forum: Apple TV 09-25-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,834
Posted By Darker Times
Well I'm glad I took your advice. Spoke to Apple...

Well I'm glad I took your advice. Spoke to Apple yesterday morning, explained the full situation, and they are sending me a new one in the post. :)

Cheers

Philip
Forum: Apple TV 09-24-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,834
Posted By Darker Times
Ive just tried mine this morning. It's downloaded...

Ive just tried mine this morning. It's downloaded the new update, then it says "Restoring Apple TV" then after 10 mins it says that the update has failed and gives the error code 1611.

Some people...
Forum: Apple TV 09-23-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,834
Posted By Darker Times
I have just read that there are two Apple tv3...

I have just read that there are two Apple tv3 updates, one for the 2013 version and one for the 2012 version. Could it be that it has downloaded the wrong firmware?

Also if Apple have bricked the...
Forum: Apple TV 09-22-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,834
Posted By Darker Times
Well, Ive been able to download it again today....

Well, Ive been able to download it again today. What time was it withdrawn?

I am really narked at the update, however, a friend of mine has been able to download it, and install it, no problem....
Forum: Apple TV 09-22-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,834
Posted By Darker Times
Got the update notice yesterday for the Atv3 and...

Got the update notice yesterday for the Atv3 and it crashed while downloading. Been out today and bought a micro USB cable, so that I can restore the Atv3 in iTunes, but it cannot restore it. I get...
Forum: Apple TV 09-11-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,051
Posted By Darker Times
Hi If I stream a video from Youtube to the...

Hi

If I stream a video from Youtube to the ATV, then it plays fine. It just does it with things I have recorded on the iPhone. Like I say, it never did it with the ATV2, which is odd.

Philip
Forum: Apple TV 09-10-2012, 04:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,051
Posted By Darker Times
ATV3 + iPhone4 = Slow Mo!

Hi all

Upgraded my ATV2 to an ATV3 for the higher output resolution. Everything going fine apart from when I use Airplay to stream a video from my iPhone 4 to the ATV3. These are small videos that...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-08-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Yes I should have said that I used a vacuum to...

Yes I should have said that I used a vacuum to clean the vents.

Last night I had a 1.5 hr facetime conversation with a friend with no problems at all. This is a first, as all previous...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-07-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Thanks lifeisabeach, I did do the tests and all...

Thanks lifeisabeach, I did do the tests and all has come out fine. No errors or bad sectors, no failure reports, nothing. I have also seen the link you provided suggesting that it may be the hard...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-07-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
I appreciate that, Nick and I know that I will...

I appreciate that, Nick and I know that I will have to give the thing a good clean inside, but I happened to notice that the back intake was rather clogged, so gave it a quick Dyson-ing. Just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-07-2012, 02:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Hi Just a quick update. After doing the AHT,...

Hi

Just a quick update. After doing the AHT, I cleaned the intake vent above the power inlet on the back of the iMac. I also cleaned the top vent, which looked clear, unlike the inlet. Set the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-06-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Well put. Nice English :) BTW, did a AHT and...

Well put. Nice English :)

BTW, did a AHT and got the code 4MOT/1/40000003:HDD

I understand this to mean that the Hard Drive may be failing, although there are no outward signs of this. Could it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-06-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Thanks for all the info. I will try the...

Thanks for all the info.

I will try the hardware diagnostics on the iMac and then will move onto trying to do a clean. I bought my iMac in Jan 2007 (new) and it has never had an internal clean,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-06-2012, 03:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
Hi I just thought I would provide an update...

Hi

I just thought I would provide an update to my situation, in case it helps anyone else.

After I had clean installed Lion and started to suffer worse problems, I shut down the iMac and left...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-01-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Darker Times
In a real mess: Lion/Snow Leopard

Hi all

Hope someone can help me here, as I have got myself in a real mess.

I have been having some real problems of late with my late 2006 iMac running Lion. Been using Lion for about a year...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-26-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,015
Posted By Darker Times
Thanks Nethfel. I just upgraded Safari in...

Thanks Nethfel.

I just upgraded Safari in the normal way, it wasn't a clean install. When I check extensions in Safari preferences, I have none listed, and to my knowledge I don't think I ever...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-26-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,015
Posted By Darker Times
Thanks for the advice. It's not the number of...

Thanks for the advice. It's not the number of apps open, as I am only working in Safari and it still does it after a restart. I can make it do it by just clicking on Twitter on my bookmarks bar, this...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-26-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,015
Posted By Darker Times
Safari 6.0 Issues

Hi All

Been using Safari 6.0 under Lion, and I am having problems with the app quitting after a few minutes. Sometimes it happens if you are directed to another site, other times the progress bar...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 479
Posted By Darker Times
Lion - Graphic Disturbances

Hi All

I have been running Lion for a year, and while I have had some issues with it, recently it has really started to play up.

If I work with iPhoto and decide to do some colour correcting,...
Forum: Apple TV 03-09-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,846
Posted By Darker Times
Sorted it. Needed to change DNS servers,...

Sorted it.

Needed to change DNS servers, then it allows update.
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