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Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 04-12-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,247
Posted By pedropete
Red ring of death on Classic 120gb - help !

My youngest son has got the dreaded red ring of death on a little-used 2 year old iPod Classic 120gb I gave him six months ago.
He has tried the suggested procedure from Apple to escape from this...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-12-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,268
Posted By pedropete
Thanks for the reply Chas - yes, it is a Geevey...

Thanks for the reply Chas - yes, it is a Geevey sim which I don't particularly like using as I like to switch off my iPhone at times - what is 'PITA 'out of interest ?
I had an online chat with an...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-11-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,268
Posted By pedropete
Allegedly 'unlocked' iPhone 4 problem

A year ago I bought a new iPhone 4 while visiting the UK. I asked the Network which was 02 to unlock the phone so I could choose my network, but also because I live most of the time in Spain.
The...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-11-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By pedropete
Thanks guys! Everything seems working as normal...

Thanks guys!
Everything seems working as normal now.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-10-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By pedropete
Cold fan whooshing on switch on

Yesterday my 10 month old iMac27 - 2.7GHz Intel Core i5 switched off at the rear connecting plug when I was tilting the screen.
When I came to switching it back on this morning, the cold fan went...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-07-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,543
Posted By pedropete
Which Install Disc and using Onyx ?

I decided to use Onyx this morning as I suspected things weren't running smoothly with my iMac 27 - after installing updates I just get a continuous blue screen and have to pull out the power plug to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-05-2011, 03:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,631
Posted By pedropete
Having both the 24" and 2 27" iMacs as well as...

Having both the 24" and 2 27" iMacs as well as the 21", I can say that all are fine in my installation - all I would observe on the 24 and 21 is that they don't give as much wide-screen effect as the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-31-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By pedropete
That's an unfortunate double-negative, meaning...

That's an unfortunate double-negative, meaning the opposite of what you're trying to say here !
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-29-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,742
Posted By pedropete
Pleased that your thread managed to garner some...

Pleased that your thread managed to garner some decent replies-unlike my similar thread !!:Not-Amused:
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-29-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 983
Posted By pedropete
I am absolutely staggered at the lack of response...

I am absolutely staggered at the lack of response to this problem !:Sleeping:
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-27-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 983
Posted By pedropete
Only one reply - experts ?!:[

Only one reply - experts ?!:[
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-26-2011, 02:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 983
Posted By pedropete
By 'Disk 1' I assume you mean the OSX Disk ? If...

By 'Disk 1' I assume you mean the OSX Disk ?
If so - it only loads if I press down ' C '- and then the above non-starter procedure happens !

Any one else - PLEASE ?!?
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-25-2011, 04:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 983
Posted By pedropete
HELP-My new iMac won't re-install OSX +

I have had a new iMac 21 with i3 and 500gb hard drive for 3 months, but recently had a few minor problems.
I did an Onyx scan which told me that the disk was in need of repair, so I had backed-up...
Forum: Apple TV 07-22-2011, 11:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,633
Posted By pedropete
I had the same problem living in Spain as you are...

I had the same problem living in Spain as you are forced into accepting the iTunes store of the host country, which isn't great for me as a huge fan of Country music, especially the new stuff, which...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 962
Posted By pedropete
As I don't do any photo or film editing I find...

As I don't do any photo or film editing I find the 4gb that came fitted with my 4 iMacs to be more than enough...
Although I wasn't able to persuade my 16 year old son to avoid getting his new...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,758
Posted By pedropete
Another plus for Macs over most p.c.'s is that...

Another plus for Macs over most p.c.'s is that because the enclosures are specially vented there is less chance that they will attract clogging dust in the air ?
My Windows desktops needed a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 02:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
Could I just repeat a previously unanswered...

Could I just repeat a previously unanswered question which might have some bearing here ?
When you receive a new Mac with the 2 Disks of OSX and Applications - are these disks linked to the machine...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
When I first bought this machine, the keyboard...

When I first bought this machine, the keyboard had a dodgy '4' key which would - and will still not work - and the mouse kept using batteries on a weekly basis..
I informed the company which works...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 12:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
Thanks - but I am now LOCKED OUT of this iMac ! ...

Thanks - but I am now LOCKED OUT of this iMac !

It won't accept my password which I know to be correct - nor have I actually erased anything !

H E L P !!

Added problem is I live in Spain...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
Thanks for the suggestions ! I have already...

Thanks for the suggestions !
I have already copied all my files to an external hard drive and tried to use the Migration Assistant - but as it took an infinite time to calculate the size of my file...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2011, 07:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,482
Posted By pedropete
I think he was being economical with...

I think he was being economical with space:Angry-Tongue:
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2011, 05:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
OK - so far a big blank drawn from the Boffins on...

OK - so far a big blank drawn from the Boffins on here..

I used Onyx and it informs me that my Mackintosh HD is in need of repair, and I should load original Leopard Install Disc and use Disk...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2011, 12:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
This is getting odder. Last night the machine...

This is getting odder.
Last night the machine had gone into sleep mode while I was watching TV - for some reason, it came into Life - and the casing was very warm/hot.
So I unplugged it.
Any ideas...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-15-2011, 01:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 792
Posted By pedropete
My new iMac 21"i3 machine stays warm when asleep !

I wondered why this might be happening as my 2 other iMac 27's stay stone cold.
Like most people I never switch them off as something is always downloading, and they automatically go to sleep etc
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-10-2011, 02:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,017
Posted By pedropete
It obviously is - unless you bought 2 ?:|

It obviously is - unless you bought 2 ?:|
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