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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-23-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,683
Posted By tompam
New iPad battery charging problem?

Got the new iPad 4 days ago. Aside from the faster battery consumption compared to the iPad 2, it also charges a lot slower. But the latter is understandably due to the bigger battery. What bothers...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-28-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,342
Posted By tompam
How do you delete photos in Photo Stream?

Even though I already deleted the pictures in my iPhone 4S's camera roll, the same photos still remained in Photo Stream in both my iPhone and iPad. So I switched off Photo Stream in both devices...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-28-2011, 04:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,315
Posted By tompam
This is the exact same thing that happened to my...

This is the exact same thing that happened to my 3Gs.
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-16-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,315
Posted By tompam
Actually I tried using my simcard on another...

Actually I tried using my simcard on another phone and it worked, and I tried using another working simcard on my iPhone 3Gs and it didn't work, so something must have happened to the phone during...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-16-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,315
Posted By tompam
At first I thought it wasn't but now that I come...

At first I thought it wasn't but now that I come to think of it, it could have been jailbroken. Does it make a difference if it was?
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-16-2011, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,315
Posted By tompam
My iPhone 3Gs cannot detect my simcard after installing iOS 5.

After updating my iTunes to iTunes 10, I downloaded the iOS 5 software and installed it on my iPhone 3Gs. After restarting, my iPhone 3Gs no longer had a signal so my iPhone could not be activated....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-29-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Sticko, I tried doing what you suggested but...

Sticko, I tried doing what you suggested but nothing happened. Too bad. I was looking forward to finally finding a solution for this. But thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Sticko, I haven't gotten to the point where I've...

Sticko, I haven't gotten to the point where I've started to tear "chunks of hair" but I'm more than just pretty 'sussed' out. My MB Pro's in the office but I'm gonna try your suggestion first thing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-19-2011, 02:12 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
kellygee, I tried plugging my USB 8G flash drive...

kellygee, I tried plugging my USB 8G flash drive into the USB port of my MBP keyboard and it wouldn't connect because there wasn't enough "power".
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-19-2011, 02:08 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
How do I turn off NTFS-3G?

How do I turn off NTFS-3G?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-18-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Kellygee, thanks for the tip. I'll try this as...

Kellygee, thanks for the tip. I'll try this as soon as I get home.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Yup. That's what I'm going to do. Don't know...

Yup. That's what I'm going to do. Don't know about the genius though.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2011, 03:48 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I'll complain to Apple first.

I'll complain to Apple first.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
i know. it's so frustrating. Here I was excited...

i know. it's so frustrating. Here I was excited to install Lion and, once completed, I find out that it won't read external drives. So I tried all the suggestions from the forum - from leaving the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I guess I'll have to. Bummer.

I guess I'll have to. Bummer.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2011, 08:45 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Well, I finally re-installed OS X Lion on my...

Well, I finally re-installed OS X Lion on my Macbook Pro. No difference. It still won't detect or read any external hard drive or USB flash drive I plug into its USB ports. Is this it? Am I doomed to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I was able to re-install OS X Lion. It's now...

I was able to re-install OS X Lion. It's now downloading. Crossing my fingers.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Thanks, but I actually did try that, that is, I...

Thanks, but I actually did try that, that is, I went to the Lion program on the App Store, held down OPTION and clicked on PURCHASES. I still couldn't proceed from there. I'll try again though and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Re-install seems to be the last resort but I'm...

Re-install seems to be the last resort but I'm not sure how to do that since I bought my Lion on the App Store so I don't have an installer CD.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 12:56 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
Last resort would be to re-install Lion. But how...

Last resort would be to re-install Lion. But how do I do that if bought it from the App Store?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 12:50 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I finally tried this. Left the external hard...

I finally tried this. Left the external hard drive plugged to my laptop for more than 20 minutes. Nothing appeared anywhere. Also tried it with USB flash drives for 20 minutes. Still nothing.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2011, 12:47 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I'm not sure how to "have Spotlight ignore the...

I'm not sure how to "have Spotlight ignore the external drives". How do you do this?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I don't really know. Some Lion users experienced...

I don't really know. Some Lion users experienced something else that wasn't working right. In my case, it's not being able to detect external drives. Some say it could be that a third-party software...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
I'll try this. Thanks.

I'll try this. Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2011, 10:39 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 102,424
Posted By tompam
It doesn't appear on the Desktop, the Sidebar, or...

It doesn't appear on the Desktop, the Sidebar, or the Disk Utility. I'll try joeg679's suggestion of leaving the external hard drive connected to the laptop for 8 minutes or more until it appears. I...
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