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Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 126
Posted By Dysfunction
my mba's been charging on 85w adapters (with...

my mba's been charging on 85w adapters (with adapters) mostly since I got it. There's no issues, you're correct, the hardware is designed to not allow over charging. Mostly this is so things like...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Today, 04:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 214
Posted By Dysfunction
It was pointed out to me recently, there is still...

It was pointed out to me recently, there is still only one button.. physically
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By Dysfunction
It's not the drive type, it's the connection.

It's not the drive type, it's the connection.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-26-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By Dysfunction
I know this is the case on my 2011.. OWC has...

I know this is the case on my 2011.. OWC has great service though, give them a call and ask.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-26-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By Dysfunction
What MBP is this? Also, what type of drive (3Gb/s...

What MBP is this? Also, what type of drive (3Gb/s / 6Gb/s ?) The optical SATA head on some MBPs does NOT like 6Gb/s connections, it won't train down, and will just cause random odd failures (that was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By Dysfunction
xCode.. free, and pretty much the defacto...

xCode.. free, and pretty much the defacto standard for ObjC/Swift development on Macs
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 226
Posted By Dysfunction
It'll ask if you you wish to replace your old TM...

It'll ask if you you wish to replace your old TM drive, or use both. Then, do a full backup regardless.. and start incrementals. It simply wants to know, so it'll keep track of the backups on both...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-18-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By Dysfunction
Also, you can go to System Preferences > General...

Also, you can go to System Preferences > General > Usage > Battery Usage

and it will show you what has been using the battery.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By Dysfunction
Sounds like you need to specify volume type. ...

Sounds like you need to specify volume type.

--volume-type


for what it's worth, I just looked up the TrueCrypt command line man page.. I've never used it, and really from what I know.. won't.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 226
Posted By Dysfunction
Backing up a backup.. hrm.. just do two separate...

Backing up a backup.. hrm.. just do two separate TM instances and an occasional bootable. Far easier, less complicated, and thus.. less prone to error injection.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-17-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Dysfunction
From US carriers, it's typically outrageous for...

From US carriers, it's typically outrageous for calls and data. So yes, two weeks? Maybe not worth it, but I do for almost all of my trips (which are typically a month minimum). If nothing else, it's...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-16-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,146
Posted By Dysfunction
Of course! I'd never attack your choices on how...

Of course! I'd never attack your choices on how to spend your hard earned money. Of course not! Us engineers like to eat you know! :D

It just can't do what *I* need a machine to actually, well.....
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-16-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Dysfunction
Yes, all you need to do is purchase a pre-paid...

Yes, all you need to do is purchase a pre-paid SIM that include voice. Vodafone, telekom, o2, are all well.. reputable vendors, at least that I've used in Europe (not specifically UK, so I'm not sure...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-13-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By Dysfunction
That's weird.

That's weird.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Dysfunction
So, lets look at the whole issue. Crendant...

So, lets look at the whole issue.

Crendant EMS, is not a Mac application. It's a centrally managed encryption application, so you'd need to contact your administrator to find out if there's a Mac...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-12-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By Dysfunction
Not how it looks in Safari! The green arrow, is...

Not how it looks in Safari! The green arrow, is functional.. and fairly cool.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-12-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,146
Posted By Dysfunction
For the time being, given the form factor, the...

For the time being, given the form factor, the size, lack of power, the lack of peripherals, and the cost.. I'm going with 'nae Scottish'. We'll see... as things go more and more appliance, and less...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Dysfunction
it's your external drive, actually.. more likely...

it's your external drive, actually.. more likely the cable it's connected with. it's NOT the Mac. Just copy from the PC to the Mac over your network, and skip all the Dropbox drama.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Dysfunction
Uploading from?

Uploading from?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Dysfunction
Looks like the files were corrupted in the...

Looks like the files were corrupted in the multiple transfers. I'd try to recopy, without all the intervening steps.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 20,305
Posted By Dysfunction
Yea, my Tadpole (spacbook) was heavier, but it...

Yea, my Tadpole (spacbook) was heavier, but it was steel.. and made in 1996(ish) :D
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 20,305
Posted By Dysfunction
Directly from the manufacturers (cut/paste) ...

Directly from the manufacturers (cut/paste)

13" Toughbook.
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
n 11.5"(L) x 11.9"(W) x 2.9"(H)
n 7.9 lbs. (8.2 lbs. with optional media bay 2nd battery)


13" Macbook Air...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-12-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By Dysfunction
Not when it's a certificate or DNS poisoning.

Not when it's a certificate or DNS poisoning.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By Dysfunction
I haven't heard anything, however at less than 3...

I haven't heard anything, however at less than 3 months old.. I'd call Apple, the warranty should cover it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-10-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 20,305
Posted By Dysfunction
I've had a lot of Apple products, I've generally...

I've had a lot of Apple products, I've generally gotten AppleCare. That said, I've had more batteries (8 total, so far) replaced under AppleCare than anything else. I've had exactly 2 system boards...
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