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Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-05-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,055
Posted By Buc021
I also use my Mac(book Pro) for music (Logic Pro...

I also use my Mac(book Pro) for music (Logic Pro X) and I started off with 4GB of RAM. Only when using various plugins on a lot of channels one might run out of memory. Now I have 10 GB of RAM (1x...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-05-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,464
Posted By Buc021
I also particularly do not like iPhoto (have been...

I also particularly do not like iPhoto (have been on Mac for less than 2 years before that 17 years on Windows). I have decided to not import any pictures in iPhoto anymore and now just put them...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-05-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By Buc021
Open the ”Image Capture” app while your iPhone...

Open the ”Image Capture” app while your iPhone is connected. It should show you the files lists (videos and photos) in the right window pane. Did that give you access to your photos/videos on your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-21-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 720
Posted By Buc021
Why would you say that? OWC is the manufacturer...

Why would you say that? OWC is the manufacturer of this stock RAM?

I have the Apple stock RAM (1x 2GB) next to me, which mentions a part number, which -if you Google it- gets you to the exact...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-19-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 720
Posted By Buc021
Just had the Kingston DDR3 (PC3-12800) 1600mhz 8G...

Just had the Kingston DDR3 (PC3-12800) 1600mhz 8G module (product number: kvr16s11 ) installed in slot 0 (and the remaining 2GB of stock RAM remained in slot 1) now totalling 10GB of RAM.

I opened...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-17-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 720
Posted By Buc021
Thank you all for the comments. The shop...

Thank you all for the comments. The shop (emag.ro) I mentioned does not sell OWC or Crucial RAM and due to me having vouchers to spend I cannot go anywhere else. In the end I figured out that my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-16-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 746
Posted By Buc021
RAM vs different hard drive for Macbook Pro

Another issue that just popped up and is different than the previous post (about what RAM to choose).

NB: I have a Macbook Pro mid 2012 i5, 2,5 Ghz, 2x 2GB RAM, 500 MB 5400 rpm hard drive

I am...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-16-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 720
Posted By Buc021
RAM question (don't know what to do : did my research)

I own a Macbook Pro (mid 2012) i5, 2,5 Ghz with 2x 2GB (Apple) RAM , and I have done extensive research on a RAM upgrade and I have figured out what to look for (e.g. DDR3, 1600Mhz, PC3-12800, 204...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-01-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By Buc021
Virus on Mac (serious question)

Tried to post a message in this forum half an hour ago, but it failed to publish (don't know why). Anyhow, I have a serious question about something related to virusses/malware on Mac

I downloaded...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-29-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By Buc021
Thank you for the answer. The ”copy files to...

Thank you for the answer. The ”copy files to iTunes” is unticked and as far as I can see it simply adds the video to iTunes without copying it (merely linking to the original location on the external...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-29-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By Buc021
iTunes Library (technical question)

I am having a question, which I could not solve by just searching for it on Google.

At the moment I have an almost empty iTunes library (just a few movies and 2-3 CD's). As I recently got a 1TB...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-26-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Buc021
Kuddos for Apple!

Today my godmother (long story) visited us, and she had a ”small” surprise for me: a Seagate Backup Plus 1TB external hard drive! That was pretty generous as she typically (only) brings me a bottle...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-22-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 634
Posted By Buc021
Well there is an ”average speed per country...

Well there is an ”average speed per country chart” ( Net Index by Ookla - All Countries (http://www.netindex.com/download/allcountries/) ) which kind of gives you a general idea. For instance in...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-22-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 634
Posted By Buc021
What's your internet speed in your country?

Just out of curiosity, I was wondering on what type of internet connections are you guys here?

I know internet speed depends from country to country (depending also on the type of ISP services...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-16-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 972
Posted By Buc021
I had been a bad boy installing (in 2012) pirated...

I had been a bad boy installing (in 2012) pirated versions of Pages/Numbers/Keynote just to see if I would like the apps. ...

Then Apple in 2013 decided that I even these pirated apps get a free...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-04-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,528
Posted By Buc021
”I have an LG-NAS-N1T1 which has an area intended...

”I have an LG-NAS-N1T1 which has an area intended for use as a Time Machine Drive”

Sorry to interrupt. I have done this tinkering with devices for the last 17 years just to get things to work...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-04-2013, 03:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By Buc021
I sincerely hadn't seen Vansmith's response to...

I sincerely hadn't seen Vansmith's response to the matter. But ok, half the credit taken then ! :D
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-03-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By Buc021
Try also to use different security modes (WEP /...

Try also to use different security modes (WEP / WPA / WPA2 / AES / TKIP). I had a friend of mine where the same happened.

Also always remember to FORGET the network on your iDevice, in Settings...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-03-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By Buc021
One intermediate question: what is the firmware...

One intermediate question: what is the firmware installed on the router? v1.03 or v1.06 ?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-03-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By Buc021
1. Disable WMM mode on your router. You will find...

1. Disable WMM mode on your router. You will find such setting as per screenshot below:

http://i39.tinypic.com/2l971nb.png

2. Set the router channel from AUTO to 11 (and save the setting) for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2013, 04:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By Buc021
Can I take the credit for the solution offered...

Can I take the credit for the solution offered yesterday? ;-)

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/os-x-operating-system/306288-cant-update-my-computer.html#post1553908
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-02-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By Buc021
What is the brand of your router? (the exact...

What is the brand of your router? (the exact name/number)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-02-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 904
Posted By Buc021
@Plasma118 As you can see in the error...

@Plasma118

As you can see in the error message (thats why it is called an ”error” message) your Mac's clock is not set correctly (it is currently set to December 2nd 2012 not December 2nd 2013 as...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-02-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By Buc021
it will work for the apps that are already on the...

it will work for the apps that are already on the phone. But you will not be able to make any future updates for those apps as they are linked to your account (unless you give her your password so...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-26-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,763
Posted By Buc021
Just to follow up my story from 2012.... ...

Just to follow up my story from 2012....

One evening I sent a cheeky e-mail to Steve Ballmer (yeah!) stating something ”On a Mac After 17 years of Windows, why should I consider coming back?”....
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