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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-28-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By Collin Bl
Speeds and Safari

OK guys here is an tricky one ( for me anyway )
Just changed to Fibre and a comparison with a mate showed he was getting faster downloads on copper than i was getting - Hmm.
Got onto ISP and techy...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-20-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By Collin Bl
Thanx Rod, was holding off on mavericks mainly to...

Thanx Rod, was holding off on mavericks mainly to reduce the hassle of the Law of Unintended Consequences - which is bound to apply!
There have been the odd time when i have considered going back to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-15-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By Collin Bl
Attachments and Full screen

Running 10.8 and when i click on an attachment in an email, Mail goes to full screen, which on my 27 is a right P in the A. :Not-Amused:

Any of you experts out there know the terminal command to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-25-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,279
Posted By Collin Bl
Have not done this but if i were faced with...

Have not done this but if i were faced with MacBookboy's issue i would turn on the MBP hold the option key and boot off the Recovery Drive ( the hidden one that should be there if the 10.9 install...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-31-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,117
Posted By Collin Bl
if it were me i would have a shot at this first ...

if it were me i would have a shot at this first
Resetting the System Management Controller here http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3964
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 832
Posted By Collin Bl
u say - However my password does not work. ...

u say - However my password does not work.
Password for what?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,778
Posted By Collin Bl
Here is my system FWIW; have a 2 bay SOHO tank...

Here is my system FWIW;
have a 2 bay SOHO tank and a 3rd off site HD. After SuperDuper bakUp swap over with Off Site HD fortnightly. Theft and fire covered and minimum down time with HD failures, in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-08-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 389
Posted By Collin Bl
Full Screen

Any suggestions out there?
Completing an email in Mail and have 2 attachments included. Clicking on 1 of attachments with Magic Mouse and suddenly just email itself goes full screen on the 27, so i...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-08-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Collin Bl
Cannot help with Bootcamp but i was running XP in...

Cannot help with Bootcamp but i was running XP in Parallels with 2.4 iMac and 4Gbs of Ram. Replaced ram with OWC upgrade kit to give 6 Gbs and Windows side ran much better. U may want to look at Ws7...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-08-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 630
Posted By Collin Bl
RSS feed

Had a couple of RSS feeds while on 10.6 but now that on 10.7 only had Apple one remaining. Tried many cycles of adding/deleting and looking in Mail envelopes etc all to no avail. Had friends test url...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-25-2010, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By Collin Bl
any idea where one finds that back up copy?

any idea where one finds that back up copy?
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-25-2010, 03:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,206
Posted By Collin Bl
Here; Download SecondBar for Mac - Add a second...

Here;
Download SecondBar for Mac - Add a second menubar to a dual-monitor setup. MacUpdate Mac Software Downloads (http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/33264/secondbar)
works well
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By Collin Bl
Most i have come across have a Primary and a...

Most i have come across have a Primary and a Secondary and even a third IP address.
Where did u get the numerous alternative ones from?
Leopard was great for me when i was on it, more likely you...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2010, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 915
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. While i have no experience...

Welcome to the Forum. While i have no experience with those 2 models, i have found that Brother is less drama than HP and Canon when wireless on a Mac
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-24-2010, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By Collin Bl
to the best of my knowledge this is the only...

to the best of my knowledge this is the only choice;

http://img.skitch.com/20100625-t46ccmf7dqqtf8p7gas9hduijs.preview.jpg (http://skitch.com/majorminor/b6i42/bakup)
Click for full size...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-24-2010, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,186
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. Have you tested the...

Welcome to the Forum. Have you tested the connection by connecting your MBP to modem with ethernet cable - does it drop off line in that set up?
Is the Verizon DSL Modem Router providing the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-24-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,598
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. Try connecting the vigor...

Welcome to the Forum. Try connecting the vigor 120 to the MB with an ethernet lead and then running Firefox and accessing the admin page and check and save settings for your ISP/Country. Then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-24-2010, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 686
Posted By Collin Bl
Before you do that Bird - try downloading and...

Before you do that Bird - try downloading and installing this (http://support.apple.com/downloads/Mac_OS_X_10_4_11_Combo_Update__Intel_) - it may sort things for you.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,206
Posted By Collin Bl
Try moving this to desk top and restarting; ...

Try moving this to desk top and restarting;
System Preferences/Preferences/ByHost/com.apple.windowserver.00xxxxxxxxxx.plist
From what i could see that is changed with Display being changed to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-23-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,206
Posted By Collin Bl
Do the new user first - it may take a while for...

Do the new user first - it may take a while for me to find an applicable plist file.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2010, 05:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,511
Posted By Collin Bl
I use both Superduper and Time Capsule as well -...

I use both Superduper and Time Capsule as well - even have an off site HD which rotates weekly with on site unit using this;
Voyager Q drive dock (Review)...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 06-23-2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 660
Posted By Collin Bl
Submission Errors

2 Posts have resulted in this message

http://img.skitch.com/20100623-frmtbntieydw9mj72n9f437k19.preview.jpg (http://skitch.com/majorminor/djqm7/problem)
Click for full size...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2010, 05:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,264
Posted By Collin Bl
As i have Widemail; ...

As i have Widemail;

http://img.skitch.com/20100623-de5g1ty93fjsjtfdt5c1198ukq.preview.jpg (http://skitch.com/majorminor/djqmn/widemail)
Click for full size...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2010, 05:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,511
Posted By Collin Bl
If you have peeriods of inactivity then using...

If you have peeriods of inactivity then using Time Machine Editor allows the timing of back ups to be varied;
Download TimeMachineEditor for Mac - Change the one-hour interval of Time Machine...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-23-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Collin Bl
Yakhead Welcome to the Forum. If you already...

Yakhead Welcome to the Forum.

If you already have an External HD then the Extreme is a good choice, however, i have had TC for over 2 years without issues altho i have raised it up on furniture...
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