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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Today, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By oxband
I'm going to be using it for editing film....

I'm going to be using it for editing film....
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Today, 01:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By oxband
Ah. I wasn't clear. I have a MBP with a 500GB...

Ah. I wasn't clear. I have a MBP with a 500GB hard drive. But I'm thinking about the externals I'll put in my Thunderbay. I'm not sure which ones to get. That's what I was asking about.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By oxband
Long term storage: use 2tb, 3tb or 4tb internal drives?

I'm moving towards a system of having data backed up on internal drives I'll use with a OWC Thunderbay and separate external drives as well.

I'm trying to decide what size internal drives to use....
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-18-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By oxband
Anyone have opinions about the OWC Thunderbay IV?

I'm thinking about long term storage and about to start editing a feature. I think I'm going to buy the OWC Thunderbay IV ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By oxband
Does anyone buy damaged MBPs?

I have a 2009 17" MBP that has a power problem. You sometimes need to restart it a bunch of times to get it going and then it typically works fine. I have a new computer and want to get rid of it....
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-30-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 564
Posted By oxband
Can I make low rez versions of my TIF and PNG files with Preview?

I have TIF and PNG files that I want to make low rez versions of for editing with in Final Cut. I don't want to convert them to jpegs if I can avoid it. Is there a way using Preview, or some other...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 725
Posted By oxband
When I enter a m2v file into Toast Titanium 11 with my AIFF, it gets all messed up

I am trying to make a DVD with a m2V file I got from Compressor and an AIF file I got in exporting from FCP. I know I can get an audio file from Compressor, but I wanted a higher quality file.
...
Forum: Movies and Video 09-10-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 804
Posted By oxband
Recommendation for a free program to convert MPG to MOV?

Anyone have a rec for a program that converts MPG files to MOV files? I have a bunch to use in a film and I can't preview them well in MPG form.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-23-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By oxband
Sometimes the battery percentage doesn't change...

Sometimes the battery percentage doesn't change after an hour so something is wrong with the MBP. I'll try reseting the SMC. It's annoying cause I don't always work with it plugged in.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-23-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By oxband
I just discovered how to sleep it! That might be...

I just discovered how to sleep it! That might be the best way. I'm surprised how little time the battery lasts so I can solve two problems with one stone.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-22-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By oxband
How can I lock my Ipod 2.1 so it doesn't skip songs?

I just got an ipod 2.1 When I listen to music, if I put it in my pocket, it skips around songs because it's brushing up on my clothes. How can I lock it so it stops doing that?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-22-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By oxband
Any thoughts on why sometimes the battery stops updating how much is left?

Sometimes my Mac battery stops updating the time left. The icon tells me I have 69% left (or something else) and it just stays that way as I use the computer.

I'm using a refurbished computer less...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-20-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By oxband
itunes....

itunes....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-19-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By oxband
How can I delete a podcast but prevent it from returning as a potential download?

When I download a podcast I subscribe to, I listen to it and delete it. But when my podcast gets refreshed, all the old and potentially downloadable episodes come up. This makes it close to...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By oxband
My roommate said she didn't get error messages....

My roommate said she didn't get error messages. She isn't sure what it means to be set up from scratch. She bought the router new and checked with our internet provider to see if it's compatible.
...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By oxband
I'll have to check with my roommate. Thanks!

I'll have to check with my roommate. Thanks!
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By oxband
It's a Motorolla modem and Cisco router. Thoughts?

It's a Motorolla modem and Cisco router. Thoughts?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By oxband
I keep getting scary messages. Are they a problem?

I recently moved into a house and have been using the wireless. Usually every day at some point I cannot sign into Facebook or gmail and I get a message like this:

"Something is currently...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 387
Posted By oxband
Why don't I hear the loop sample syncing with the track?

My computer is a new refurbished MBP and it has, over the past month, a bunch of times given me a grey screen and told me to reboot. Today it did it twice. Below I'm attaching the console logs from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-17-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By oxband
Doh! I know some things I just dont have the CDs...

Doh! I know some things I just dont have the CDs for anymore - like FCP7 - so id rather not do that. but what you say makes sense...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By oxband
My computer has some issues. Should I do Migration Assistant to my new computer?

I have a new MBP. But I've decided to return it for a different model refurbished one with more processing power. In the two weeks I've had it, it's done some wonky things: one time I got the grey...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By oxband
No....I'm not. I have 5 more days!

No....I'm not. I have 5 more days!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By oxband
I could see the difference being noticeable if...

I could see the difference being noticeable if I'm exporting large files or trying to render large things. Wouldn't it mean a noticeable difference there?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By oxband
How much faster is the 2.6GHz Quad-core I7 than the 2.3GHz I7?

I recently bought this computer: Refurbished 15.4-inch MacBook Pro 2.3GHz Quad-core Intel i7 with Retina Display - Apple Store (U.S.)...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-31-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By oxband
Can I run two external monitors at once with my MBP so I have 3 going at once?

I do film editing. I want to have 3 monitors going at once, my MBP and two externals. Can I do that? I can connect the monitors with thunderbolt. But I'm not quite sure how to do this.
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