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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2015, 02:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Applet
need for backing up media files if use time machine?

l am 'new' to time machine and computers in general. I am using my 1TB touro USB for time machine.
Does this mean l dont have to back up/save all my important media files as they are saved in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-23-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 196
Posted By Applet
Quicktime, "New screen recording" and recording length

heres the problem: my HD only has 450mb of space left and l like to record clips of personal videos with quicktime "New screen recording", some videos are 20mins long, I realise that the HD would...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-18-2015, 03:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By Applet
how to resize a 2nd partition in 1TB Buffalo drive

really having problems with adjusting size of exFAT partition called 'FAMILY' in my 1TB Buffalo drive. There are 2 partitions, the first partition is Mac Os Extended Journaled Encrypted, I believe...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-08-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By Applet
where is podcasts in my iphone 5s?

l use to always listen to my many podcasts in my iphone, they were set up to sync with my mbpr itunes. the mbpr still has the many podcasts but it doesnt even seem to exist in my iphone. l thought it...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-07-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
chscag, thanks for being so helpful, l think l...

chscag, thanks for being so helpful, l think l have it almost set up, the main drive is now "Mac OS Extended Journaled Encrypted" , and have created a 2nd partition as exFAT, but l can't adjust its...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-04-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
6th attacment after adding another partition only...

6th attacment after adding another partition only possible by clicking on the "+" on bottom left of the 2 rectangular partitions, cant choose ExFAT also not encrypted , why so frustrating?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-04-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
thanks for helping everyone & chscag, but l still...

thanks for helping everyone & chscag, but l still haven't got it sorted :(

this forum is superb for not so knowledgeable mac users, and l am most definitely one of the top knowledgeless ones when...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-03-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
please help! l have created 2 partitions in disk...

please help! l have created 2 partitions in disk utility I chose ExFAT and other partition MAC OS Extended (Journaled) but l want this partition to be encrypted. how do l do that? because the option...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-03-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
Thanks for that lclev, l think there shouldnt be...

Thanks for that lclev, l think there shouldnt be a need for the extra security of having disk images on the OSExtended journal right since that can b set up to have a pw to access, correct? ok will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By Applet
Is it safe to delete "Mobile Applications" folder...

Is it safe to delete "Mobile Applications" folder or will this effect my next sync in my iphone with itunes?
about the Trash, is it possible to delete only the selected items in the Trash without...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By Applet
how do l know where most of my mbpr HD usage is?

l get the warning "your startup disk is almost full" l want to transfer many of my files to my 1TB external HD so that I get at least half my HD space free.
thanks
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-25-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Applet
formatting a new 1TB buffalo USB HD

got a new 1 TB buffalo USB HD, is it possible to format it EX FAT, so compatible with as many machines as possible and have a partition thats Mac OSExtended (Journaled)*format, to pw protect files?...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-23-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By Applet
time capsule newbie questions

Is there a need to add all my media files in the 1TB external drive, when already use it as a time capsule, does it will save all my recent files anyway? So if get new mac l just connect my 1TB...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-23-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By Applet
thanks for advise, the HD itself had np, it must...

thanks for advise, the HD itself had np, it must of been the small metal connection socket part (definitely not the cable) l went to a local computer shop and the helpful guy fitted the HD to a...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-17-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By Applet
possible to put HD of a defunct externalUSB HD into another USB case to access media?

l have some invaluable media on my weeks old hitachi touro 1TB HD, unfortunately it just doesnt connect or light up or power up no more, Hitachi said they will not repair it but give me a new 1TB HD...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-21-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By Applet
how to transfer your photos and videos on ipad to USB external HD via mbpr /direct?

mbpr's iphotos has the ipad showing under "DEVICES" but doesnt seem to show any photos even though there are 100s in my ipad. is there anyway of transferring from my ipad to my USB external HD?
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-19-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Applet
thanks for responses, l did uninstall "Find...

thanks for responses, l did uninstall "Find iPhone" app and reinstalled. it did same again, after logging in to see where family members iphone is located, it will log out after several minutes of no...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-17-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Applet
l have to log in after minutes of inactivity of...

l have to log in after minutes of inactivity of the “find my iphone” app. l downloaded a similar app on my android and that always remains logged in unless logged out. interesting you tell me that it...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-16-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Applet
Hi Dave, its a Hitachi Touro 1 TB, USB3, l got...

Hi Dave,
its a Hitachi Touro 1 TB, USB3, l got it for 429HKD, which was one of the best prices at Mongkok computer center. yes it does come with a 3 year warranty, but it is only 3 weeks old and l'd...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 04-16-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By Applet
My ipad not showing it's photos on my mbpr iphotos

when l connect my iphone it automatically opens up iphotos, when l connect my ipad by usb to my mbpr, its name appears under "devices", but its photos and videos never appear, it just keeps saying...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-16-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Applet
is there an iphone app that allows you to locate an iphone with just one login

unless logged out.
is there an iphone app that allows you to locate my familys' iphone without having to log in to icloud account more than once? I have “find my iphone” but that requires a login...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-16-2015, 04:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Applet
thanks for recommendation chscag, l will buy...

thanks for recommendation chscag, l will buy another more well known branded HD, as the photos, videos, memories is worth incomparably more than the ~500HKD it costs for a 1TB hd.
l am not sure it...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-14-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Applet
latest, tried one usb cable at computer shop and...

latest, tried one usb cable at computer shop and it didnt work. but try again just now, and wow, it suddenly works. is this a sign that the USB external HD is going to go? l only bought it 3 weeks...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-14-2015, 03:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Applet
thx for reply. theres only 1 usb cable for it, it...

thx for reply. theres only 1 usb cable for it, it had a tiny drop yesterday, ~ 2 ft onto a tiled floor. used both my usb ports , both are working fine, l think i will try to call the manufacturer as...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-14-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Applet
Whats happened to my 1TB USB external HD?

normally when l connect it, it asks for a pw to access the drive. l tried restarting computer and checking the connections. all seems fine, but nothing happens and cant see it in disk utility either....
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