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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-06-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
No, it's not at all full. It still has 453G left...

No, it's not at all full. It still has 453G left on the hard drive! I am really stumped by this..Thanks for looking at it anyway.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-05-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
Hi, Both of my machines are logged on with...

Hi,

Both of my machines are logged on with my home wifi network, so I don't have any other network to choose from. However, I tried iPhone hotspot to create a different network, and the results...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-04-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
Hi I further did a ping test from...

Hi

I further did a ping test from pintest.net. Results as follows:

2013 Macbook Air:
http://www.pingtest.net/result/94179644.png

Old Macbook:
http://www.pingtest.net/result/94179624.png
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-04-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
Hi to both chas_m and Nick, I did the speed...

Hi to both chas_m and Nick,

I did the speed test for both computers. Results as follows:

2013 MacBook Air:
Speedtest.net by Ookla - My Results (http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3346669461)
...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-03-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
Thanks for your comment. After doing a google...

Thanks for your comment. After doing a google search, apparently it is a common problem with Mac book Air. So I have decided to take it back to apple store and see if they can fix it or suggest...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-03-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 855
Posted By pw_168
I did exactly that, but when I went into Time...

I did exactly that, but when I went into Time Machine, it still says "Time Machine keep local snapshots at space permits and".

However if I turn off Time Machine back up at Time Machine in System...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-02-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By pw_168
Why is internet download much slower than new macbook air than my old macbook

HI,
As the title of my question suggested, download speed using my new macbook air is much slower than my old white macbook.
Not sure why as for both, I use firefox as a browser with same plugins...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-02-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 855
Posted By pw_168
How to delete files that are invisible from Finder

HI
I ran OmniDiskSweeper and found a large number of files under:

Local/Library/Application Support/MobileSync

I don't really need these mobile sync files but I can't see these files from...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-02-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 667
Posted By pw_168
How to sync iphotos from two different macs?

Hi
I have iPhotos 9.5.1 (latest version) installed in both of my macs, and unfortunately the latest iphoto version took out the previous version function of sharing photos between two macs.

So my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By pw_168
Macbook air lock

I have the same problem. purchased a mba without noticing that it has no kensington lock port. I just bought a macbracket from macBracket (http://www.macbracket.com) looks pretty sturdy. once you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2013, 01:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 851
Posted By pw_168
How to reinstal Mountain Lion?

Hi
I am very unhappy with Maverick because for some reasons my mac is slower than when I was using Mountain Lion....so how should I reinstall Mountain Lion? Should I go back to app store and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 640
Posted By pw_168
Where can I find monitor app?

Where can I find monitor app?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 640
Posted By pw_168
Downloading speed decreases dramatically after os x maverick upgrade

Hi Not sure if it is just my mac...but after upgrading to maverick, downloading a say 6G file now takes hours and hours....when before I was using SL or ML, it used to take 2 hours tops. What is...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-23-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 874
Posted By pw_168
Itunes Match question

Hi
Has anyone had any experience with ITunes Match? I have a modest library of songs (about 5500) in my Itunes library and would like to use Itunes match as a cloud backup. However, I have the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-20-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,218
Posted By pw_168
I was able to BT my iphone 4 to my mac, but now I...

I was able to BT my iphone 4 to my mac, but now I can't BT my iphone 5 with mac.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-17-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,218
Posted By pw_168
Iphone 5 not able to bluetooth to macbook

Hi
I upgraded from a phone 4 to a 5. Previously with my old 4, I had no problem connecting it to my mac via bluetooth. But now with my new 5, I can't connect it via bluetooth to my mac....it's...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-17-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By pw_168
Hi - I guess he was using a Samsung phone as a...

Hi - I guess he was using a Samsung phone as a modem. And I have an iphone and would like to do the same but don't know how to set it up. If you know how to do it, appreciate your input.. thanks.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-14-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By pw_168
Fax using macs??

Hi all,
I've been wondering if I can use my mac (currently on OS ML) to send and receive faxes..? If it can be done, can someone show me step by step instructions of how to set this up please? ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-14-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By pw_168
Found a solution - go to disk utility at reboot...

Found a solution - go to disk utility at reboot and perform a verify and repair disk. Bingo! Now all my disk space is back.;)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-14-2013, 02:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By pw_168
Phone symbol on mac taskbar - not sure what it is used for?

Hi,
I bought a 2nd hand macbook A1181 with 4G ram for home use, and has since upgraded the OS to ML with no problems....I just have a curiousity. The last owner must have used it as a modem as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By pw_168
Hi Slydude, Thanks for all your...

Hi Slydude,

Thanks for all your tips....anyway I got home and checked my macbook and voila all space 'lost' has been returned magically!!!!! My finder is now showing the right spare disk space......
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By pw_168
To SlyDude Thanks for the Terminal...

To SlyDude
Thanks for the Terminal Command...unfortunately I bought my MB second hand and I don't know the password required to enter a Terminal command....do you know how to get round this?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2013, 02:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By pw_168
To Slydude - I use a macbook with an external...

To Slydude - I use a macbook with an external time machine for backups. I have set up a TM for a long time with no prior issue. So not sure why this is tripping me up...?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,316
Posted By pw_168
Hard drive 'lost' space after upgrade to Mountain Lion

I upgraded my mac to os x mountain lion a couple of days ago and yesterday , I found out that according to Finder I ‘lost’ a lot of hard disk space. I have a 160G hard drive and before the upgrade...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-12-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By pw_168
Connecting two macs to a printer

Hi
The printer is not connected to WIFI because I won't connect wirelessly which I will try again but I am having real problem.
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