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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-01-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 481
Posted By Simbad54
Running a game on a Mid 2010 Macbook Pro.

I have recently bought a second hand Mid 2010 MBP as my Late 2008 one died on me.
I had been playing Lego Marvel Superheroes on my Bootcamp partition and it played very well, but now, on a Mac...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By Simbad54
Quick question: if I bought a new Logic board...

Quick question: if I bought a new Logic board from the USA, would it work in my UK laptop, as long as all other specs matched?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By Simbad54
Ah, John, thanks for that. I've had a really good...

Ah, John, thanks for that. I've had a really good run with my Mac TBH. No problems really for about 5 years. I always thought it was pretty good. I never even knew about that graphics issue, and with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the info. I've just had a chat with...

Thanks for the info.
I've just had a chat with an Independent Mac repair guy in my area, and he thinks it's the NVIDEA graphics processor. He couldn't remember if there were issues with my model,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By Simbad54
Late 2008 Macbook Pro seems to be almost dead.

Hi all,
I have a late 2008 Unibody Macbook Pro. Over the years, I have fixed or replaced almost everything. It has a new HD, that I installed a few years ago, new fans, a new heatsink, If I remember...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By Simbad54
Dear all, thanks for the replies. Sorry, but I...

Dear all, thanks for the replies.
Sorry, but I forgot to subscribe to my own thread, so didn't see you had replied.
I will get on it asap.
Sadly, my OWN mac has just died, but I'm going to post...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-12-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By Simbad54
SMART Utility says drive is failing

Dear all,
I've just run SMART utility on my girlfriends Mid 2009 Macbook Pro, Core 2 Duo 2.8ghz laptop. See screen shot for info.

I wonder if i could get some clarification on this. It states no...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-11-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the advice and sorry for the late...

Thanks for the advice and sorry for the late reply. I forgot to subscribe to my own thread. I'll try this out and get back with an update.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-04-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By Simbad54
Moving location of iMovie Library in iMovie 10

Dear all,
I have recently started to use iMovie 10 and as I had already moved my Library in issue 9 to an external harddrive, I thought all would work swimmingly.
Unfortunately, iMovie no longer...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Simbad54
Cradom, thanks for the links. I'd actually seen...

Cradom, thanks for the links. I'd actually seen one of these a while ago but couldn't find it again.
I'm probably going to go ahead at some point and get one of these systems, but it's going to take...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-22-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks Slydude, for the advice. I guess I'll just...

Thanks Slydude, for the advice. I guess I'll just have to take the plunge somehow. That system on the site that Harry linked to is the same one I linked to,as far as I can see, made by FotoRite. I...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-21-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Simbad54
Hi Harry, thanks for the link. However, this is...

Hi Harry, thanks for the link. However, this is just a website selling CISS and reviewing some printers. What I really need is an impartial site that reviews what's out there. Each salesman just...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-21-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Simbad54
CISS (Continuous Ink Supply Systems)

Hi one and all, it's been a long time since I posted anything here.
I'm not sure whether I will get too many responses as I know this isn't a specific question about Apple products, but seeing as I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-25-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 328
Posted By Simbad54
Find function in Mac Mail

Hi all,
I've just noticed in the last few days that the find function in Mac Mail is no longer working.
I've tried rebuilding mailboxes, and restarting but to no avail. It is showing no results for...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-03-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 888
Posted By Simbad54
To answer my own problem, I finally discovered...

To answer my own problem, I finally discovered that the files that I was uploading to my website didn't have the right permissions. I never knew that I had to set the permissions on those files from...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Simbad54
Vansmith, thank you, that fixed it. However, I...

Vansmith, thank you, that fixed it.
However, I have always had my browser open with my igoogle page as default and never had this issue before. i'm guessing something changed at google and the page...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Simbad54
Sorry, I thought we were on a different thread!! ...

Sorry, I thought we were on a different thread!!
Thanks for the reply, i'll look into it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 05:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Simbad54
Just an update on this, I never could find how to...

Just an update on this, I never could find how to re-install Safari. Any ideas? I have stopped using it and moved to Chrome for now, as I find hitting command + L a pain in the butt each time.
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-02-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 888
Posted By Simbad54
Can't upload to my website.

Hi all,
I have a small website that i use to show some images of my work, and as a holding page for my domain.

I have a very simple code on there that shows a thumbnail on the index page, then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going to...

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going to reinstall it and see if that fixes it, but also, the command + L trick is useful to know.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By Simbad54
Safari starts up, and where is the cursor?

Hi, this is a small but weird problem.
When I start up Safari, I want to be able to start typing in the address field straight away, but the cursor isn't there, and I have to grab my mouse/ touch...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,473
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the advice. I will do that. Cheers...

Thanks for the advice. I will do that.
Cheers for taking the time.

S
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,473
Posted By Simbad54
Ok, so, things seem to be looking a bit cleared....

Ok, so, things seem to be looking a bit cleared. I've defragged my hd and it's running a lot smoother.
How ever, I went ahead and checked out SMART Utility and I got a warning that the drive was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,473
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks. I started the extended scan, and it's...

Thanks. I started the extended scan, and it's looking at 4 to 5 days! Not sure about that. I've cleaned up the one damaged block, am defraging my HD from Genius, and gong to see then.

Probably I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,473
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for all the adive there man. I'll look...

Thanks for all the adive there man. I'll look into the extended scan once I have some time to do it. I think, anyway, i'm going to go back to Lion for now and take it from there. I may well get a new...
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