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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-31-2011, 01:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,896
Posted By Worried Woman
Thank you for your patience. I have followed...

Thank you for your patience. I have followed System Preference>Sharing and see the .local file extension when I click Edit - just as you said. I have now locked the padlock to prevent further changes...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,896
Posted By Worried Woman
Thank you very much for explaining this, although...

Thank you very much for explaining this, although I find it quite difficult to understand. On my network there are 2 x Windows PCs and this Macbook. Once I was using this Macbook which identifies...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2011, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,896
Posted By Worried Woman
What is Macintosh3-local?

Please can someone clarify the meaning of this:
"Computers on your local network can access your computer at: Macintosh-3.local"
I am having a problem with connectivity, can see another network...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-15-2011, 04:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Please can you help with this - or else let me...

Please can you help with this - or else let me know if there is no remedy or if you need more info. It is really causing me a problem. Thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-14-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Thanks for that advice. I would really appreciate...

Thanks for that advice. I would really appreciate some help with my problem.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-14-2011, 02:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Removing unwanted network addresses

I am still hoping for help with the problem I posted at 3:41 on 12.12.11. The problem seems to show on the page where I can "Edit Locations" on my Airport settings between Automatic and macbook, but...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-14-2011, 02:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 444
Posted By Worried Woman
Hello Chris, Your problem sound similar to mine,...

Hello Chris, Your problem sound similar to mine, which I posted at 3:41 on 12.12.11. The problem seems to show on the page where I can "Edit Locations" on my Airport settings between Automatic and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-12-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Thank you cwa107 - but doesn't that "Edit...

Thank you cwa107 - but doesn't that "Edit Locations" box only allow me to remove either "Automatic" or "macbook"? I need to get at the network addresses that come up when I click on Automatic,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-12-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
I've had a long chat woith the ISP who have...

I've had a long chat woith the ISP who have identified a point in the Airport settings where the problem might occur. If I follow your instructions 1-3 as above
1. Apple Menu => System Preferences...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Hi Staff. Thank you for that information. I have...

Hi Staff. Thank you for that information. I have already performed the actions (1-8) you describe, so I will contact the new ISP and check the other details you mention. Where do I see whether SSID...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2011, 05:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
I realise now the Airport list is showing...

I realise now the Airport list is showing available networks in the area, but there is one dominant one that my computer keeps flipping to and then disconnecting. It has come back into the Preferred...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
I have removed all the unwanted addresses from...

I have removed all the unwanted addresses from the Preferred Networks box in the System preferences>Network>Airport>Advanced page, unchecked Remember Networks and rebooted but they all still come up...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,475
Posted By Worried Woman
Removing unwanted network addresses

Please could someone tell me how to remove old network addresses from the dropdown menu under the Airport icon? Thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-17-2011, 03:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
I'm guessing you've all given upon me with this -...

I'm guessing you've all given upon me with this - and I'm not surprised. i think I'm going to have to give up using Mail.
To sum up; after making all the changes advised I still have the same...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-23-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Right. The webhost who supplies my email has now...

Right. The webhost who supplies my email has now helped me check everything is set up correctly but I'm still gtting odd behaviours. In particular I see extraneous messages going in and out of my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Hello again - I've made a bit of progress. By...

Hello again - I've made a bit of progress. By going into Keychain access I've located a file for my router - which is a HomeHub3 - but when I click on it it brings up the name of the FPSR network -...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-18-2011, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Hi bobtomay - thanks for your advice. Nice icon!...

Hi bobtomay - thanks for your advice. Nice icon! I've done the procedure to remove the extra networks, and also taken advice from my website host who provides my main email account and keep hoping...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-26-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Sorry about this - it is a confusing situation....

Sorry about this - it is a confusing situation. There are a few things that are causing me to worry - particularly, there are times when I do not seem to be receiving emails properly - and when I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-25-2011, 03:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Also, the spanner in the Battery icon shows even...

Also, the spanner in the Battery icon shows even though the pwer is connected to the mains and the battery should be fully charged,
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-25-2011, 03:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Hi Randy, thanks for being so patient. When the...

Hi Randy, thanks for being so patient. When the RSS feed tells me it cannot connect because there is no internet connection the Airport icon shows the connection through my BT HomeHub is working. The...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-20-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
May be unrelated but I am also getting an issue...

May be unrelated but I am also getting an issue in AppleMail with the outgoing mail failing. It will send with the default server (myserverworld) for a while and then change to one for the secondary...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-20-2011, 02:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Whih icon is that please? I usually go to Join...

Whih icon is that please? I usually go to Join Other Network and then Show Networks and this brings up a shorter list that does not include the stronger network - but if I click Show Networks a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-19-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Thanks again for the link. I can connect ok to...

Thanks again for the link. I can connect ok to the internet, although during the night the computer keeps preferring a different network. Presumably that one has a stronger signal. It doesn't feel...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-12-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Thanks for the link. I watched the Setting Up...

Thanks for the link. I watched the Setting Up Wireless Network instructions but didn't find it all that easy to relate to. I also have 2 Windows PCs running from a HomeHub router. Do I need to buy an...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-09-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,216
Posted By Worried Woman
Thanks for that help. I checked the...

Thanks for that help. I checked the screen-sharing and all the options in the list is marked as Off but there is this message: Computers on your local network can access your computer at:...
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