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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-07-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,710
Posted By mkcoffey
Ipad mini wifi issues

Thanks for the reply. I was not able to use wifi at home until I replaced my net gear router with an apple router. I tried connecting this morning at a friends place, who has a linksys router. The...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-06-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,710
Posted By mkcoffey
ipad mini wifi problems

I was having wifi issues with my mini. I took it to the apple store and it worked there. I bought an airport extreme for home router and no everything is working including the ipad mini. When I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-11-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By mkcoffey
No, the Applications folder had the correct names...

No, the Applications folder had the correct names thank God! I found out I could remove some things from the launch pad by holding the option key. When that is done, all the icons giggle, and some...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-11-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By mkcoffey
icons and names in application launcher

Hi,

I have a MBP running Mountain Lion. Somehow I managed to change some application names in Application Launcher. I think it may have been when I installed cheetsheat, but I am not really sure....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-27-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By mkcoffey
Yet another question about time machine. I have...

Yet another question about time machine. I have parallels installed with a windows 7 virtual machine. Is the virtual machine backed up as part of time machine backup? A clone of the HD obviously...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-27-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By mkcoffey
I don't have the install image for Lion, my MBP...

I don't have the install image for Lion, my MBP came with it installed. If the update fails, will time machine only restore my data, or will it put Lion back?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-27-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By mkcoffey
Thanks for the reply. I will try copying files...

Thanks for the reply. I will try copying files to another drive and making the bootable clone.

What tool do I use to create a bootable clone? I bought a 3TB disk and partitioned it into 2 1.5 TB...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-27-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By mkcoffey
Preparing to upgrade to Mountain Lion

I just got my code from Apple for the free upgrade from Lion to Mountain Lion. I have a current backup with time machine. Is this sufficient or are other types of backups needed?

I see many...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 442
Posted By mkcoffey
iphoto was hung

I tried putting a photo on Facebook from iPhoto by using share->Facebook. It looks like iPhoto was stuck uploading the photo. I was unable to cancel it and I couldn't even shutdown the OS. The...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 826
Posted By mkcoffey
Great, Thanks for the reply...

Great, Thanks for the reply...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 826
Posted By mkcoffey
Does Time Machine need exclusive use of disk

I just ordered a 3TB USB drive for backups and external storage. I plan on using Time Machine for backups. Does it need exclusive use of the disk (i.e. should I partition it if I wast to use some...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-22-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 21,738
Posted By mkcoffey
Sorry, I don't know how to capture a screenshot...

Sorry, I don't know how to capture a screenshot yet. Here is cut/paste:

MacBook Pro (15-inch Mid 2012)
Section Description Score Geekbench Score
Geekbench 2.3.4 Tryout...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-21-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By mkcoffey
There was but it seems that it is not able to run...

There was but it seems that it is not able to run on Lion. They released Quicken Essentials as an alternative, but it got terrible reviews.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-20-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By mkcoffey
Safari queation

Hi,
I am a proud new Macbook Pro owner. The last Apple machine I owned was a II-E. From there I switched to PC/MS-DOS, and stayed with Windows until now. This is a very nice machine and I have it...
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