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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-21-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,913
Posted By y-guy
As mentioned I use a different app,...

As mentioned I use a different app, TimeMachineEditor, but they both accomplish the same thing. I really don't need hourly backup's of what I do, so I have mine scheduled to back up just twice a day....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-21-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,106
Posted By y-guy
I use iCloud for my contacts and calendar, and...

I use iCloud for my contacts and calendar, and works great. However I don't feel that iCloud is yet a replacement for Dropbox. I use Dropbox for documents that can share between...
Forum: Apple TV 12-26-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,510
Posted By y-guy
Whats the signal meter on the ATV look like,...

Whats the signal meter on the ATV look like, decent signal strength? Have you tried changing channel, might have some interference going on. If you can, try running an Ethernet cable to the ATV to...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-25-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By y-guy
I tried iWeb and didn't like it, found...

I tried iWeb and didn't like it, found RapidWeaver and found it did what I wanted, had plenty of plug-in's and themes and good support. No regrets having gone with it at all.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-22-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 13,581
Posted By y-guy
Give RapidWeaver...

Give RapidWeaver (http://www.realmacsoftware.com/rapidweaver/) a try, I used to use FP... years ago and found RW easy to use and created much better pages.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-08-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,984
Posted By y-guy
drudgereport.com breitbart.com ...

drudgereport.com
breitbart.com
foxbusiness.com
foxnews.com
telegraph.co.uk
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-07-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,814
Posted By y-guy
Do you have any thing attached like an external...

Do you have any thing attached like an external drive, etc.? If so disconnect everything but the keyboard & mouse and start up. Are you running a drive with Time Machine and have everything backed...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-29-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By y-guy
No, is anything on the Mac that difficult? Disk...

No, is anything on the Mac that difficult? Disk Utility does the formatting and its very easy.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-29-2010, 12:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By y-guy
If you are a member of Costco or similar check...

If you are a member of Costco or similar check there, they usually have the Western Digital Passport line pretty cheap, its small and USB is self powered thus you'll have fewer excuses for not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-29-2010, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By y-guy
You can share the same library, I think, if the...

You can share the same library, I think, if the external drive is formatted FAT32. However, the bigger challenge are the updates. I'd give it a try, keep you library backed up on your mac first. ...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-25-2010, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 738
Posted By y-guy
Recently had a Seagate drive start clicking on...

Recently had a Seagate drive start clicking on me, so went out and spent the dough and bought one of the OWC Guardian RAID drive boxes and two 1TB WD drives. Feel much better having the double...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-20-2010, 01:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By y-guy
I can't say on that specific printer but I will...

I can't say on that specific printer but I will say I've been very happy with my Brother MFC-490CW. They had a few driver updates since I've owned it, though never had any problems scanning or...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-16-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By y-guy
For me I don't trust drives much, they fail. ...

For me I don't trust drives much, they fail. Fact of life. So I used one of the NewerTech Guardian Maximus (http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/firewire/usb/raid_1/Gmax) RAID box with two 1TB WD drives
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-03-2010, 11:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,190
Posted By y-guy
Preview didn't do what I wanted, tried several...

Preview didn't do what I wanted, tried several apps but finally found EasyCrop and love it. Quick, and allows me to crop to dimensions.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-31-2009, 02:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By y-guy
I grew tired of minimizing and started using...

I grew tired of minimizing and started using Spaces, firefox load in one and other apps load in Space 2 or 3. I've reprogrammed keys to allow me to jump to a space or roll through them.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-30-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,518
Posted By y-guy
Doug never grabbed anything off of bit, and never...

Doug never grabbed anything off of bit, and never bought any thing with DRM. My collection comes from my CDs, and yes it was a mess from my days trying various other programs - my fault sure, but the...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-30-2009, 02:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,518
Posted By y-guy
Before I started using iTunes my music was a...

Before I started using iTunes my music was a freakin mess. I now have 55GB of my music and its all easy to find, control and back up - no problems. In addition I have 109GB of movies. I can easily...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-30-2009, 02:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,762
Posted By y-guy
my iMac has been on for since Thanksgiving and...

my iMac has been on for since Thanksgiving and before that it was Labor Day when it was last shut down. It sleeps when not in use. I freakin' love this thing, never had it hang upon wake up......
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2009, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By y-guy
Yes it is.

Yes it is.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-27-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,083
Posted By y-guy
I've got the Logitech Z-2300 and love it, great...

I've got the Logitech Z-2300 and love it, great set of speakers good sound and I like the remote box.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-27-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,592
Posted By y-guy
They can spin up but not have enough power for...

They can spin up but not have enough power for transfer, the fact its working on a Winbox would tend to reinforce this. Do you have a powered usb hub handy?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-27-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By y-guy
I have very little trust of anything from Seagate...

I have very little trust of anything from Seagate anymore, to many failed drives for me.

I now have two external setups. I use a Macally enclosure with a 500GB WD drive, Firewire 400 for my...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-27-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,361
Posted By y-guy
Didn't have any of the logitech driver or...

Didn't have any of the logitech driver or anything like that loaded did you?
Have you gone under Keyboard Shotcuts and removed any that are set to those keys?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-27-2009, 01:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,592
Posted By y-guy
Can you try it on another machine, even a win...

Can you try it on another machine, even a win box? Are you plugging it straight into the mac or from a hub, try going straight to the mac.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-24-2009, 03:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,314
Posted By y-guy
We had some data on 5 1/4" at work that we needed...

We had some data on 5 1/4" at work that we needed to back up and then destroy the disks, found a local PC shop that did it all very cheap. Burnt to a CD, tested the files then shredded the floppies.
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