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Forum: Apple TV 04-12-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,106
Posted By Steve_NYC
People want to "jailbreak" the Apple TV2. With...

People want to "jailbreak" the Apple TV2. With version 5 of the OS, you can only do a "tethered" jailbreak, which requires you to connect the ATV2 to a computer any time you reboot the ATV2. If the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-07-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 18,198
Posted By Steve_NYC
You've already got the iMac to take care of all...

You've already got the iMac to take care of all the things that a powerful MacBook Pro would do, so simply put, I would go for the iPad.

Granted, you don't have the portable power and flexibility...
Forum: Apple TV 04-06-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,944
Posted By Steve_NYC
@Deckyon Agreed. I'm doing the same thing as...

@Deckyon Agreed. I'm doing the same thing as you. Got the Mac Mini in the computer room, streaming video via iTunes or AirPlay on the iPhone 4S or iPad 3 to the ATV3 in the living room hooked up...
Forum: Apple TV 04-06-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,944
Posted By Steve_NYC
Smile @Vipor - I think I need to clarify with what you...

@Vipor - I think I need to clarify with what you said.

WIth respect to the 2008 MB, yes you can stream wirelessly from iTunes to your ATV provided your video content is in an iTunes compatible...
Forum: Apple TV 04-06-2012, 11:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,278
Posted By Steve_NYC
Ok. So my next guess would be to run a speedtest...

Ok. So my next guess would be to run a speedtest from both the iPhone and from the iPad using the same application. Any significant difference?

The few posts I've seen about the problematic WiFi...
Forum: Apple TV 04-06-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,278
Posted By Steve_NYC
Reception issues?

Can't say that I have a solution exactly, but it sounds like more of a potential bandwidth issue. Your devices are connecting, but there's not enough reliable bandwidth for anything other than a...
Forum: Apple TV 03-31-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,250
Posted By Steve_NYC
It seems to be pretty hit-or-miss on DVI. It can...

It seems to be pretty hit-or-miss on DVI. It can work, but the issue seems to often be with the TV itself. For example, does the TV handle HDCP? Some TVs seem to have issue with 1080i and opposed...
Forum: Apple TV 03-27-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,491
Posted By Steve_NYC
You don't need anything more than what you...

You don't need anything more than what you currently have.

Enable "Home Sharing" on your Apple TV and on your iPhone. Then use the mirroring feature via AirPlay on your iPhone or iPad to send...
Forum: Apple TV 03-27-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,944
Posted By Steve_NYC
The only thing the Roku Box has over the Apple TV...

The only thing the Roku Box has over the Apple TV is the ability to play Amazon Prime Instant Videos.

Other than that, an Apple TV with an iOS device can use AirPlay to stream just about anything....
Forum: Apple TV 03-27-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,208
Posted By Steve_NYC
Smile You've got options...

There are a number of different options for you.

The first answer should not involve you purchasing any hardware. If you want to, you should be able to purchase "Plex" on the Google TV app store...
Forum: Apple TV 03-27-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,002
Posted By Steve_NYC
Do you have "Home Sharing" enabled on the Apple...

Do you have "Home Sharing" enabled on the Apple TV in your living room? Make sure it's enabled. Then your iPhone should see it as well.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-04-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,492
Posted By Steve_NYC
So that functionality only exists in OS X Lion...

So that functionality only exists in OS X Lion Server, not in OS X Lion (Client)?

Anyone know if this can be done in non-server version of Lion?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-04-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,492
Posted By Steve_NYC
Question Can I use Mac Mini's Ext HDD for MB Pro Time Machine Data?

Pretty much what the subject line states.

Is there a way that I can get Time Machine on my MacBook Pro (running Lion) to use the external hard drive that is currently connected to my Mac Mini?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-05-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,462
Posted By Steve_NYC
Lightbulb You didn't do a clean install either, did you....

Ok, so I found the solution for me. Perhaps this is the solution for TattooedMac.

Apparently the culprit was an application called Candelair that I had installed under Snow Leopard. I was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-05-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,462
Posted By Steve_NYC
I'm in exactly the same boat as TattooedMac. I...

I'm in exactly the same boat as TattooedMac. I have 2010 MBP 13" that I recently upgraded to Lion. So I'm watching my Apple TV2 and I move the remote around, it's affecting my MBP as well. So,...
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