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Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 743
Posted By crabapplemcn
Quick Anti-virus question

I am new to Mac. Recently my wife got a message saying something about a trojan, which she quickly closed. Then recently her hotmail account was hacked and emailed from. I downloaded and ran ClamXav...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-29-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By crabapplemcn
Time Machine Initial Backup question

I Just got a WD Elements HD and did an initial backup connected USB to my MBP. It didn't take that long. Then I unplugged and attached to my Airport Extreme for wireless backups, and when selecting...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-08-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By crabapplemcn
External HD for Airport Extreme

I see that backing up through Time Machine to an external HD plugged into AEBS can be finicky sometimes. Do you suggest any particular HD for seamless use in backing up? Thx
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-02-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By crabapplemcn
Wireless backup Question

I have a dumb question. I have a rather old (3-4 yrs) WD 2500 external HD. If I connect it via USB to my router, can I wirelessly backup to it through my network, or do I need a specifically...
Forum: iOS and Apps 11-23-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By crabapplemcn
Watching a DVD on Iphone

I ripped a DVD to my MBP in mp4 format. I then synced itunes to my iphone. How do I now watch the movie on my iphone? Do I need an app?

Thx
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-23-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By crabapplemcn
Thanks regarding Handbrake, is there anything...

Thanks
regarding Handbrake, is there anything that I should be tweaking, especially in the output settings, when I rip a DVD? Should i be changing the pixels or other picture settings? Thanks
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-22-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By crabapplemcn
Good Program for Burning DVD's

I am looking for a program to burn DVD's onto my MBP Hard Drive. What do you suggest? It doesn't have to be free, I will pay some for a more efficient process. Thx
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-21-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,267
Posted By crabapplemcn
Airport Extreme plus what External Hard Drive

I have a new MBP and need to accomplish wireless backup. Shying away from Time Capsule due to bad reviews. If I get an Airport Extreme router, are there any suggestions on what type of wireless...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-23-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,543
Posted By crabapplemcn
Can't find Canon printer

My canon MP560 was set up perfectly, then I went to print and was getting a print paused problem. I reset my printers and now it's gone. when hitting the + to add the printer back, nothings...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-19-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 22,922
Posted By crabapplemcn
OK solved the audio problem through switching...

OK solved the audio problem through switching audio output. But still can only get screen in mirroring mode. thx
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-19-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 22,922
Posted By crabapplemcn
Thanks.Im still not sure. I got the Tv to display...

Thanks.Im still not sure. I got the Tv to display my MBP in mirroring mode, but no other way. Also, I wasn't getting any sound on the Tv although I have a brand new 2010 model which passes audio...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-19-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 22,922
Posted By crabapplemcn
Hooking Mac to TV-Getting background only

I have hooked my MBP to TV via HDMI but all my Tv shows is the galaxy background (which isnt even my MBP background) How do I get a movie or something I am watching online to show up on the TV? thanks
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,783
Posted By crabapplemcn
New Mac- How do you print pictures

Got a new MBP and love it. How do you guys typically print your pictures other than with your own printer? Do you just download to Cd, Flash drive, etc and take to store or do you upload online in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-27-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 885
Posted By crabapplemcn
Mail If I Upgrade to Yahoo Plus

I understand I need a yahoo plus account if I want full functionality using Mac mail. My question is, if I upgrade to yahoo plus what functions will I have using Mac Mail? For example, will I only...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-21-2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By crabapplemcn
Mail Help

Can you set up 2 email accts through mail (eg yahoo and hotmail) or do you have to have seperate users? Thanks
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-20-2010, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,984
Posted By crabapplemcn
Yahoo Mail won't push

On my 3gs occassionally mail wouldn't push to my phone, but if I turned off/on it would be fine. On the iphone 4 my mail won't push to the phone at all. Any ideas, the settings look fine?
thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By crabapplemcn
Get MBP now or wait for new version?

I was planning on getting a 15" MBP soon but read that Apple will be releasing new ones at end of summer. I don't know many details about the new ones. Does anyone know what will be new, what prices...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By crabapplemcn
Help choose MBP

Getting a 15" MBP but need advice on specs.
I won't use it for any gaming or anything crazy, just basically photo/video editing, music, ms office. My most important concern is speed. SO I was...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-14-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By crabapplemcn
I have samsung tbs/ blue rays. R there any issues...

I have samsung tbs/ blue rays. R there any issues with the apple router connecting to those?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-14-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By crabapplemcn
Router for new macpro

I am getting a macpro and currently have a dlink 625 router. It works ok but doesn't have much signal strength. What has been your experience for a good router w Mac and wireless printer? Ty
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-26-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By crabapplemcn
Software questions for switch

I am seriously looking at switching to mac and just have a few questions regarding the ease of switching the software programs I use.

Word & Excel- Should I get Office for Mac or IWork? I will...
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