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Forum: Movies and Video 06-30-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Dysfunction
A color managed one. Just because your monitor is...

A color managed one. Just because your monitor is color managed, does not guarantee accurate representation.. on anything OTHER than that monitor.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-11-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,738
Posted By Dysfunction
Things like memory and power management can still...

Things like memory and power management can still be improved. It's not horrible, or even really bad, but both can be improved and would make a noticeable difference to the end user. Especially as we...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-06-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 724
Posted By Dysfunction
While the spec states this is the case, it is not...

While the spec states this is the case, it is not always true. A prime example is the SATA II head in optical bays on some Macbook Pros. The drives are recognized, but in my experience have I/O...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-05-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,500
Posted By Dysfunction
That's the Way Oh yes, that's the way it...

That's the Way

Oh yes, that's the way it oughtta be.. alright.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-05-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By Dysfunction
You're talking about expanded characters such as...

You're talking about expanded characters such as and , , etc?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-05-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By Dysfunction
I'm really confused as to what you're trying to...

I'm really confused as to what you're trying to accomplish. Why introduce an alias? That actually just takes space (really small amount of space, but..)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-05-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By Dysfunction
You'll need to get physical OS media. Boot off of...

You'll need to get physical OS media. Boot off of that media, format the drive and go. How to make Windows install on it? Not a clue. 10.6 will install on it but the max OS supported will depend on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 435
Posted By Dysfunction
Well, it's a different SATA specification, and...

Well, it's a different SATA specification, and the drives never seem to train down correctly. It's just as bad on SSDs btw. Good luck!
Forum: Security Awareness 06-01-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By Dysfunction
Get self encrypted external drives. There is no...

Get self encrypted external drives. There is no difference, at all (not one bit), between the w/r rates on these compared to identical non-encrypted drives. Pricewise, they're almost identical as...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By Dysfunction
my mba's been charging on 85w adapters (with...

my mba's been charging on 85w adapters (with adapters) mostly since I got it. There's no issues, you're correct, the hardware is designed to not allow over charging. Mostly this is so things like...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-29-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 371
Posted By Dysfunction
It was pointed out to me recently, there is still...

It was pointed out to me recently, there is still only one button.. physically
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 435
Posted By Dysfunction
It's not the drive type, it's the connection.

It's not the drive type, it's the connection.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-26-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 435
Posted By Dysfunction
I know this is the case on my 2011.. OWC has...

I know this is the case on my 2011.. OWC has great service though, give them a call and ask.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-26-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 435
Posted By Dysfunction
What MBP is this? Also, what type of drive (3Gb/s...

What MBP is this? Also, what type of drive (3Gb/s / 6Gb/s ?) The optical SATA head on some MBPs does NOT like 6Gb/s connections, it won't train down, and will just cause random odd failures (that was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By Dysfunction
xCode.. free, and pretty much the defacto...

xCode.. free, and pretty much the defacto standard for ObjC/Swift development on Macs
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Dysfunction
It'll ask if you you wish to replace your old TM...

It'll ask if you you wish to replace your old TM drive, or use both. Then, do a full backup regardless.. and start incrementals. It simply wants to know, so it'll keep track of the backups on both...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-18-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Dysfunction
Also, you can go to System Preferences > General...

Also, you can go to System Preferences > General > Usage > Battery Usage

and it will show you what has been using the battery.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Dysfunction
Sounds like you need to specify volume type. ...

Sounds like you need to specify volume type.

--volume-type


for what it's worth, I just looked up the TrueCrypt command line man page.. I've never used it, and really from what I know.. won't.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Dysfunction
Backing up a backup.. hrm.. just do two separate...

Backing up a backup.. hrm.. just do two separate TM instances and an occasional bootable. Far easier, less complicated, and thus.. less prone to error injection.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-17-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 529
Posted By Dysfunction
From US carriers, it's typically outrageous for...

From US carriers, it's typically outrageous for calls and data. So yes, two weeks? Maybe not worth it, but I do for almost all of my trips (which are typically a month minimum). If nothing else, it's...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-16-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,748
Posted By Dysfunction
Of course! I'd never attack your choices on how...

Of course! I'd never attack your choices on how to spend your hard earned money. Of course not! Us engineers like to eat you know! :D

It just can't do what *I* need a machine to actually, well.....
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-16-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 529
Posted By Dysfunction
Yes, all you need to do is purchase a pre-paid...

Yes, all you need to do is purchase a pre-paid SIM that include voice. Vodafone, telekom, o2, are all well.. reputable vendors, at least that I've used in Europe (not specifically UK, so I'm not sure...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-13-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Dysfunction
That's weird.

That's weird.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By Dysfunction
So, lets look at the whole issue. Crendant...

So, lets look at the whole issue.

Crendant EMS, is not a Mac application. It's a centrally managed encryption application, so you'd need to contact your administrator to find out if there's a Mac...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-12-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Dysfunction
Not how it looks in Safari! The green arrow, is...

Not how it looks in Safari! The green arrow, is functional.. and fairly cool.
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