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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By romatech
Imported bookmarks in Safari

I exported my bookmarks from Firefox for Mac and imported them into Safari. They now appear in a toolbar in Safari. However, there is a Bookmarks menu item and i'd like my bookmarks to appear under...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-06-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,029
Posted By romatech
Creating an alternate library with smaller files

I have an old 120GB iPod Classic. Much of the music on it is in the form of my ripped CD collection in Apple Lossless format. The rest of the music is music that i've purchased from iTunes Store and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-13-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 893
Posted By romatech
^ Thanks!

^ Thanks!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-13-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 893
Posted By romatech
How can I put Firefox icon in my dock?

I use Firefox as my browser. Is there a way to get the icon for Firefox to appear in my dock at the bottom of the screen so that I can launch it with a single click?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-30-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By romatech
Yes I do! So I think I can get this to work now...

Yes I do! So I think I can get this to work now by selecting 'Filenames'. It was a bit weird because the search always defaults to the entire mac when I enter the search string, even though I am in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-30-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By romatech
This is exactly what I tried but it does not work...

This is exactly what I tried but it does not work for me. I get no results shown, even if I enter the exact filename to search for.

I'm using OS X 10.8.4. Maybe it's a bug?

What I think is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-28-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By romatech
^ Thanks! Surely there must be a way to do this...

^ Thanks! Surely there must be a way to do this natively as it's a fairly basic requirement? In Windows if I start typing the first few characters I get the results in real time.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-28-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By romatech
How do I find a file in a folder?

I need to be able to search for a file (pattern) in a specific folder. This is really easy to do in Windows Explorer on a PC, but seems to be impossible on a Mac!

Here's some more details on what...
Forum: Apple TV 08-20-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,772
Posted By romatech
I have a very fast broadband connection at well...

I have a very fast broadband connection at well over 100Mbs so was hoping I could make good use of it. I just found the TV side of Apple TV a bit rubbish really - it's just a collection of paid-for...
Forum: Apple TV 08-17-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,772
Posted By romatech
So the TV side of things is basically just a...

So the TV side of things is basically just a portal into pay-TV-on-demand sites, something which I already have with my Blu-Ray player and SKY HD box. Still, i'm really impressed with ATV.
Forum: Apple TV 08-17-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,772
Posted By romatech
Hi All, I got my Apple TV this morning. Took...

Hi All,

I got my Apple TV this morning. Took just a few minutes to set it up and also got the firmware updated. It's plugged into my stereo via an optical link cable and to my TV via a HDMI cable....
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-16-2013, 05:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 742
Posted By romatech
A VPN should route all of your IP traffic through...

A VPN should route all of your IP traffic through it (IP tunnelling). Here are some steps to check if your VPN is being used.

1. Stop your VPN software

2. Go to What Is My IP | Shows Your IP...
Forum: Apple TV 08-09-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,772
Posted By romatech
Okay, many thanks for the info. In fact, I have a...

Okay, many thanks for the info. In fact, I have a high-end D/A convertor that has optical and coax inputs which feeds into my valve-amp, so I guess I could take the Toslink (optical) out of the Apple...
Forum: Apple TV 08-09-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,772
Posted By romatech
Does Apple TV act like Airplay speaker to iTunes?

I currently have a 2012 Mac Mini running iTunes. I have a very nice stereo in my bedroom - it's valve based so the sound is quite relaxing and rich.

What i'd like coming out of the stereo is the...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 08-04-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By romatech
Many thanks for this advice! I actually don't yet...

Many thanks for this advice! I actually don't yet own an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch so I was just about to buy one for controlling iTunes remotely using the app that you mentioned.

However, just...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 08-04-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By romatech
How can I control my iTunes remotely?

Here's my setup: Mac Mini 2012 running iTunes, connected via Airplay to Audyssey audi dock speakers.

This setup incredibly well and i'm very happy with the sound all round my house, controllable...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-20-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 992
Posted By romatech
Command & Conquer-style games

Years ago I was a big fan of Command & Conquer games like Red Alert 3 on the PC. Are there similar games available for OS X?
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 06-16-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,183
Posted By romatech
Yes it has, but it's not great to use. For...

Yes it has, but it's not great to use. For example, with Tune In radio I can browse stations that are near me, and browse by geography. I like browsing radio stations in different parts of the world....
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 06-16-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,183
Posted By romatech
Internet radio app

I use an app called Tune In Radio on my Android devices and find it brilliant! I'm looking for something similar to run on my Mac Mini.

Could someone suggest a good app (either through iTunes or...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-27-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,915
Posted By romatech
My Blu-Ray player is DLNA-enabled. I have...

My Blu-Ray player is DLNA-enabled. I have installed TVMOBiLi on my Mac Mini and my Blu-Ray player can see my Mac as a DLNA server. I can see all my iTunes songs and playlists. Some songs play fine...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-26-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,915
Posted By romatech
Stream iTunes to BluRay player?

Is there a way I can stream my iTunes music on my 2012 Mac Mini to my Blu-Ray player? My Blu-Ray player is WiFi enabled.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-29-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,287
Posted By romatech
^ I have the OS X Calendar app in my dock....

^ I have the OS X Calendar app in my dock. However, I want to add the appointment to my Calendar app in Outlook itself. I've tried dragging it from the email to the Calendar tab in Outlook but that...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-29-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,287
Posted By romatech
Outlook for Mac 2011 - ICS files

I receive my emails through Office 2011 for Mac (Outlook). When I do my online grocery shopping, the email confirmation contains an ICS file as an attachment. When I was using Windows I would simply...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 03-19-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 975
Posted By romatech
^ Many thanks for that advice. Will give it a go.

^ Many thanks for that advice. Will give it a go.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 03-19-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 975
Posted By romatech
Okay, I have a smart playlist for MP3 songs....

Okay, I have a smart playlist for MP3 songs. However, I cannot find the option to convert a purchased song to MP3. This is in the Mac version of iTunes. I am sure that the option existed in the...
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