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Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-20-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 552
Posted By rackydoo
Same thing just happened to me. I just received...

Same thing just happened to me. I just received a 13" MB Air as a birthday gift and it said it was a mid-2013 model:Not-Amused:. I called support and they had no answer. The first thing they asked...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-25-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,409
Posted By rackydoo
Thanks for the input!

Thanks for the input!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 676
Posted By rackydoo
advice on ssd upgrade for MBP Early 2011

I'm planning in upgrading my early 2011 15" MB Pro 2GHZ Intel Core I7
with this HDD

256GB, 2.5-inch Solid State Drive, upgrades for Apple MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2011) Laptop/Notebook,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-29-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,201
Posted By rackydoo
Losing desktop background pictures

Running OS X 10.7.2

I have my MP pro desktop back ground to use pictures in my pictures folder as the background. The setting is to change every minute. Seems sometimes this
setting is lost and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-29-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,128
Posted By rackydoo
Am I the only person that's had/having this issue?

Am I the only person that's had/having this issue?
Forum: Apple TV 12-29-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 961
Posted By rackydoo
Hey, Gave this a try no go still have the same...

Hey, Gave this a try no go still have the same issue.

Thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-28-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,128
Posted By rackydoo
Losing Desktop pictures

I have my MP pro desktop back ground to use pictures in my pictures folder as the background. The setting is to change every minute. Seems sometimes this
setting is lost and my desktop defaults to a...
Forum: Apple TV 12-28-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 961
Posted By rackydoo
Music streaming issue

I use my apple TV (Gen 2) to stream music from my MB pro play through my stereo.

Just started having a minor issue when I load itunes and select apple tv as my speaker I will get no sound through...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-21-2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,639
Posted By rackydoo
Agreed. I am an ex windows user and I was...

Agreed. I am an ex windows user and I was vigilant
Once I got my MAC I lulled myself into a false sense of security which is now gone. Which is not a bad thing!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,639
Posted By rackydoo
I ran the terminal commands and I am clear. I let...

I ran the terminal commands and I am clear. I let my guard down thinking I didn't have to worry about malware on a MAC. I'm going to be a bit more careful going forward.

Thanks again for the help
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,639
Posted By rackydoo
Thanks for the replies. I do have flash...

Thanks for the replies.

I do have flash installed and IIRC when I installed flash it I was prompted to agree to the license agreement as indicated in the link chas_m posted.


As a double...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,639
Posted By rackydoo
How do I know if I instaalled this trojan

I'm pretty sure last week Adobe Flash asked me to update.

I just came upon this article that it could have been malware :-(


Threat Description: Trojan-Downloader:OSX/Flashback.C...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 23,108
Posted By rackydoo
Thank You

Thank You
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 23,108
Posted By rackydoo
clean Lion install & Time Machine backup

Greetings


I have a 6 week old MP Pro that I installed my free Lion install on he other day.
I made a bootable disk of Lion so I can do a clean install.

Being a MAC newbie I have some...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-21-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,756
Posted By rackydoo
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-20-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,756
Posted By rackydoo
When I called and asked the support person I...

When I called and asked the support person I spoke with did not know if refurbs qualified for the free upgrade.


If I do qualify I assume my account at the app store will not be billed when I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-20-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,756
Posted By rackydoo
I purchased a refurb 15" MB Pro over a month ago...

I purchased a refurb 15" MB Pro over a month ago it looks brand new. No problems with it so far. Saved some buck on it. I would do it again.


Now only if Apple could confirm if I'm eligible for...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-05-2011, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,027
Posted By rackydoo
Found the problem My old IP address was...

Found the problem


My old IP address was xxx.xxx.2.xxx

The new one is xxx.xxx.1.xxx

The simplest things staring you right in the face are sometimes go unseen:P

I reconnected my old...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-05-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,027
Posted By rackydoo
I think I found what the problem is. I reverted...

I think I found what the problem is. I reverted back to my old router and was able to access my printer and print again. When I set up the printer ages ago I set it up to have a manual IP so I...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-04-2011, 11:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,027
Posted By rackydoo
Thanks for your help. I worked all day at it and...

Thanks for your help. I worked all day at it and could not get the printer to print. It became very frustrating that I could not access advanced settings by logging directly into the router. I...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-04-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,027
Posted By rackydoo
Thanks I got it set up where the Windows...

Thanks


I got it set up where the Windows 7 machine can access the external drive I have plugged into the Time Capsule. Now just a matter of getting some windows 7 back up software.


Big...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-04-2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,027
Posted By rackydoo
Time Capsule set up question

new to the MAC world. Just bought a MB Pro and now it's time for a new router. I purchased the new Time Capsule which I will set up using the MB Pro.


I plan to duplicate my current routers...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-11-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By rackydoo
Newbie to the MAC/MacBook world

Greetings!

I'd became bored with PC's and purchased this

Refurbished MacBook Pro 2.0GHz quad-core Intel i7 - Apple Store (U.S.) (http://store.apple.com/us/product/FC721LL/A?mco=MjEwNTY4NTI)

...
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