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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-05-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,165
Posted By SoaringDodo
If, for some reason, you must use WEP, have you...

If, for some reason, you must use WEP, have you tried putting a $ before your password when entering it into the MacBook?

AirPort, Time Capsule: Joining an encrypted wireless network...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-20-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,879
Posted By SoaringDodo
If the wifi router is using WEP, then try putting...

If the wifi router is using WEP, then try putting a '$' before the password.

AirPort, Time Capsule: Joining an encrypted wireless network (http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1126)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-19-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 624
Posted By SoaringDodo
What is your goal in moving the iMac to 802.11n?...

What is your goal in moving the iMac to 802.11n? Are you looking to reduce interference, increase range, standardize your network?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-17-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 988
Posted By SoaringDodo
Click  --> About This Mac --> More Info... ...

Click  --> About This Mac --> More Info...

Then look under Network for AirPort. What does the information window show when you click on it?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-16-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,574
Posted By SoaringDodo
You're more than welcome. Should I expect...

You're more than welcome.

Should I expect flowers or chocolates? ;D
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-14-2010, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,574
Posted By SoaringDodo
Do you have bluetooth turned on? If so, turn it...

Do you have bluetooth turned on? If so, turn it off and try to connect again. If not, this may be a hardware problem on your MBP since it occurs on more than one wireless network.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-14-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,007
Posted By SoaringDodo
I did data management and tech support for a...

I did data management and tech support for a company that was a mixed OS X/Windows environment. In order to access the central server owned and operated by the state, our contract stated ALL the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-14-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,918
Posted By SoaringDodo
Before I picked up my iPhone I had come across...

Before I picked up my iPhone I had come across the HTC HD2 and was really impressed. Fortunately, it was not available in the US. So, I picked up an iPhone which led to an iPod for my car's audio...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-14-2010, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By SoaringDodo
As others have mentioned on the forums,...

As others have mentioned on the forums, descriptive post titles are helpful.

Which browser are you using? What online tax service are trying to use?

Before you go through the trouble of...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-14-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,497
Posted By SoaringDodo
WEP is the least secure encryption so it's good...

WEP is the least secure encryption so it's good that you changed it to WPA2.

However, for those that come across this later and may have an old router or other hardware that does not support WPA,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-14-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By SoaringDodo
A router is a router is a router. As long as it...

A router is a router is a router. As long as it supports the protocols that you are trying to connect with, then you're good. Since the MBP is wireless 802.11n, it is backwards compatible with 802.11...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-13-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,396
Posted By SoaringDodo
Just placed my order for the 15" 2.4 i5. I...

Just placed my order for the 15" 2.4 i5.

I *almost* ordered a Core2Duo version last week but, since I'm out of state, decided to wait until right before I headed home so that I wouldn't have to...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-12-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,012
Posted By SoaringDodo
Nevermind...just saw where you stated the BT is...

Nevermind...just saw where you stated the BT is disabled.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-09-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By SoaringDodo
In the consumer/retail realm, you'll definitely...

In the consumer/retail realm, you'll definitely be looking for a dedicated flatbed photo scanner but the issue will be accommodating oversized prints.

A good large format scanner can be very...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-09-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 902
Posted By SoaringDodo
I suspect that the Zoom feature under...

I suspect that the Zoom feature under Accessibility has been turned on.

iPhone 3GS and iPod touch (3rd generation): Configuring accessibility features (including VoiceOver and Zoom)...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 04-08-2010, 12:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,564
Posted By SoaringDodo
I will add yet one more vote for TextWrangler....

I will add yet one more vote for TextWrangler. I've used it along with my limited knowledge of CSS, HTML, and PHP.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-07-2010, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By SoaringDodo
I suspect that the card may be overheating under...

I suspect that the card may be overheating under the additional load that the video/screen savers are putting on it.

The key here is that you're having to wait 15 minutes or so. That would give...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-05-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,076
Posted By SoaringDodo
This may be a hardware failure on the part of the...

This may be a hardware failure on the part of the Maxtor HDD.

Usually it means the controller inside the enclosure goes out. Fortunately, it also means that you can remove the drive from the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By SoaringDodo
I think the issue is that you are connecting to...

I think the issue is that you are connecting to both the modem and the router simultaneously if I understand your post correctly.

Is the Linksys a router or a wireless access point?

If the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-04-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 667
Posted By SoaringDodo
An external docking station that accommodates...

An external docking station that accommodates both 2.5 & 3.5 inch HDD's is both ideal and cheap:

Newegg.com - Computer Hardware,Computer Accessories,External Enclosures,2.5" & 3.5"...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-04-2010, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By SoaringDodo
It's the way OS X is designed to work as part of...

It's the way OS X is designed to work as part of its security features.

Here's a good explanation with a proposed action fix:

Mac Forums - View Single Post - Strange Icon Symbol on Application...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-03-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,044
Posted By SoaringDodo
Do you have Adobe Bridge installed on your Mac? ...

Do you have Adobe Bridge installed on your Mac?

If so, Opera is part of Bridge and is used to render the web gallery output.

I'm not sure why it's the default however but you can change it:
...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-03-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By SoaringDodo
You've done a fantastic job of locking down your...

You've done a fantastic job of locking down your system.

The biggest key was to use WPA2. Unless you're running a radius server, then you are using WPA2 personal.

It's optional to turn your...
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