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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-20-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By bboggess
In googling your error, I came across this link. ...

In googling your error, I came across this link. Seemed to fix problems with the rebuild. I assume that you googled your error?

https://discussions.apple.com/message/23726703

Plenty of...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-07-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 463
Posted By bboggess
I was just reading an article on iMore.com...

I was just reading an article on iMore.com regarding a number of people having problems with the 7.1.2 upgrade causing problems. All were fixable by putting the device into the "recovery" mode or as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,160
Posted By bboggess
I just finished a similar problem with a Mac Mini...

I just finished a similar problem with a Mac Mini that crashed very intermittently over the course of almost 6 months. The only way I was able to find the problem was to run memtest over a 24 hour...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-19-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By bboggess
Being a Time Warner Customer, the biggest problem...

Being a Time Warner Customer, the biggest problem that I see is with IP addressing via the Time Warner Cable Modem. If you have the iMac plugged into the cable modem, it is using the IP address...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-09-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 996
Posted By bboggess
My 2011 vintage Mac Mini handles dual screens...

My 2011 vintage Mac Mini handles dual screens with no problems. It is used heavily every day for numerous tasks. For the money, I found it to be a very good value.

Bill
Forum: iOS and Apps 09-21-2013, 11:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,711
Posted By bboggess
I upgraded my wife's Mini as soon as iOS 7 became...

I upgraded my wife's Mini as soon as iOS 7 became available. She hammers on it pretty hard and has had NO battery issues. I find the battery life on my iPad 4 as good on iOS 7 as it was on iOS 6....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-16-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 646
Posted By bboggess
Repairing circuit boards such as a main board can...

Repairing circuit boards such as a main board can be done. They require very specialized test equipment, a dedicated soldering station, and most of all, actual schematics of the boards. While I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,213
Posted By bboggess
I have had the same symptoms with a bad modem,...

I have had the same symptoms with a bad modem, bad router, and bad cabling. I had a noisy ethernet drop one time and spent quite a long period of time troubleshooting it. I didn't have wireless at...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-15-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By bboggess
So, osxx piqued my curiosity on the Linksys...

So, osxx piqued my curiosity on the Linksys router. I decided to take it apart and take a peek at a few things. I opened the case and noted that there were a couple of cold solder joints at the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By bboggess
While I don't have your particular type of phone,...

While I don't have your particular type of phone, I do have a LG VN150 phone that is similar to yours. I found that I could use bluetooth to connect to the phone and off load my photos that way. ...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-14-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By bboggess
LOL.... The budget definitely took a hit that...

LOL.... The budget definitely took a hit that day. Maybe next time Slydude :)

Bill
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-13-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By bboggess
Sorry for the delay, I did make it to the Apple...

Sorry for the delay, I did make it to the Apple store and purchased several items. It was a rather expensive trip that day. Bought the Wireless Extreme, a 64GB iPad Retina and a 32 GB iPad Mini. ...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-26-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By bboggess
Thanks for the info Stretch. Just had to reboot...

Thanks for the info Stretch. Just had to reboot the router again. Headed to the Apple store tomorrow.

Bill
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-26-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By bboggess
Looking for router advice

I have an original 500 MB time capsule that finally died. It looks like the power supply caps have failed and I just don't have the desire to resurrect right now. So I replaced it temporarily with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-22-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By bboggess
One other consideration, vomit is considered a...

One other consideration, vomit is considered a biohazard. If you take that in for repair, you should tell the repair shop that there is body fluid in the machine. Even dried vomit needs to be...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-27-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By bboggess
I suppose it depends on what you really want to...

I suppose it depends on what you really want to do. If all you want is a display on your desktop there are a couple of ways to do it. As above, Weather Dock is nice. I use Geek Tool to display...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 991
Posted By bboggess
A number of people have commented on the fix...

A number of people have commented on the fix listed on the Apple Forum discussion link above. Have you tried this?

Here is the pertinent portion.

aleballa72
Re: Samsung Printers ML-2010 and...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-23-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 991
Posted By bboggess
While I don't use that particular scanner or...

While I don't use that particular scanner or printer, a quick google search found:
for the Printer

https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3738840?start=15&tstart=0

and for the Scanner from the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-28-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 973
Posted By bboggess
Give this thread a try.... Bill ...

Give this thread a try....

Bill

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/281614-time-machine-backup.html#post1436590
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-21-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By bboggess
Been there! Don't wanna live there.. lol. I'm...

Been there! Don't wanna live there.. lol. I'm originally from the Florida Gulf coast, Western NY doesn't get the same types of storms but actually has 7 to 10 tornadoes per year. But, I cover more...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-21-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By bboggess
Agreed on pulling the plug. However, I am...

Agreed on pulling the plug. However, I am involved with weather forecasting so my computers need to be available even during storms. Mine are protected by heavy duty ups as well as all my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-21-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By bboggess
Before I would even consider a repair or new, I...

Before I would even consider a repair or new, I would try and identify the cause of your power surges. Is your power that unstable? Thunderstorms? Bad grounding, overloaded circuit, or a heavy...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-18-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,820
Posted By bboggess
Vuescan works quite well for me. VueScan...

Vuescan works quite well for me.

VueScan Scanner Software for Windows 8, Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion), Linux, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android (http://www.hamrick.com/)

Bill
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By bboggess
Well, I forgot to include the link to the Apple...

Well, I forgot to include the link to the Apple Discussion forum. DOH! Here is the link. Sorry about that.

Bill

https://discussions.apple.com/message/15427799#15427799
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By bboggess
Could be a corrupt Time Machine Preference file. ...

Could be a corrupt Time Machine Preference file. Read through this discussion from Apple, you may find it helpful.

Bill
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