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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-06-2008, 06:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 689
Posted By lightsguydave
Repartitioning

Hey guys

So I've got a WD 250GB external HDD which I'm currently using for time machine and a normal external HDD. I have 80GB dedicated to the time machine system and 170 dedicated to the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-31-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 861
Posted By lightsguydave
There should be a link in one of my posts.... ...

There should be a link in one of my posts....

well here's another one :)

http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/30315

Download and install and insomnia will put a little icon on...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-29-2008, 07:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By lightsguydave
As far as I know, that is not possible, and...

As far as I know, that is not possible, and anyone who says "yeah email it to me and i'll email it back as an mp3" is probably messing with you.

You can burn the track to audio CD, then rip it...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-29-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 861
Posted By lightsguydave
actually, you can choose to enable or disable...

actually, you can choose to enable or disable insomniaX which will give you control over the sleep function, so you can turn it off when you don't need it

Dave

EDIT:: Please check what you...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-28-2008, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 861
Posted By lightsguydave
hmmm *frowns* there should be a work around,...

hmmm *frowns* there should be a work around, using something called insomniaX.

InsomniaX is a program that disables the sleep command triggered by closing the lid, I use it so I can have my music...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-23-2008, 05:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,122
Posted By lightsguydave
smtp.mac.com is right but as cwa pointed out...

smtp.mac.com is right

but as cwa pointed out it's ONLY right if you're using a .mac service.

What email service provider are you using?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-23-2008, 05:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 811
Posted By lightsguydave
WOOO go you :) welcome to the wonderful world of...

WOOO go you :) welcome to the wonderful world of apple ^^

As far as parallels goes i'm not sure... The main reason for that is that I don't use it xD

I can tell you that your machine should be...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-23-2008, 04:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 720
Posted By lightsguydave
Sounds like a thinker there :( One question...

Sounds like a thinker there :(

One question I would have is are you trying to retrieve the photos from the camera? It doesn't sound like you are, but that clarification would be useful ^_~

if...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-18-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,148
Posted By lightsguydave
that depends on what office package you have...

that depends on what office package you have running

office:mac is obviously your better bet for running pps, however keynote will also run and export to powerpoint versions
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-05-2008, 06:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By lightsguydave
thanks again ^^

thanks again ^^
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-04-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By lightsguydave
Thanks Murlyn. I've have a look at the...

Thanks Murlyn.

I've have a look at the manual, and although I'm fairly comfortable with terminal and root permissions, the instructions they give are, frankly, less than helpful.

Dave
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-03-2008, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By lightsguydave
Zend PHP optimiser?

Has anyone heard of this?

I'm trying to view a site which has it (sorry can't disclose the site - confidentiality)

They provided me with this link but I can't for the life of me figure out how...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-03-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,391
Posted By lightsguydave
I honestly believe then entire stability debate...

I honestly believe then entire stability debate is completely pointless, as the arguments are totally subjective.

Mac zealots will rock up and say "Mac are infallible, never crash, BRILLIANT"
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2008, 02:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By lightsguydave
This is because HFS is the Mac equivalent of NTFS...

This is because HFS is the Mac equivalent of NTFS or FAT32, it's a case of the how the hard drive files stuff (I think) which can affect access by windows PCs. My HFS external hard drive cannot be...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-25-2008, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,695
Posted By lightsguydave
Hi kyle, First of all, with the iChat, if...

Hi kyle,

First of all, with the iChat, if you literally just signed up, then tried to sign in, the servers need to refresh their list of usernames, so it may just be that.

as far as MSN...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-21-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10,662
Views: 872,274
Posted By lightsguydave
Aurora - Mike Oldfield

Aurora - Mike Oldfield
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-21-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,003
Posted By lightsguydave
dave :P

dave :P
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-21-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,376
Posted By lightsguydave
I just spoke to applecare about my cracked...

I just spoke to applecare about my cracked palmrest and they put me in touch with some nice people in my local city who say they can fix it for me. I also have my A levels approaching >_< and I need...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-20-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,335
Posted By lightsguydave
I'd highly recommend superduper. It forms a...

I'd highly recommend superduper. It forms a bootable disk image which you can boot to with no problems

I used it when I upgraded my HDD, and I had no problems with it. an external HDD may be a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-16-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By lightsguydave
hmmmm not quite sure what you're getting at... ...

hmmmm not quite sure what you're getting at...

If you're doing what i think you're doing (that is ripping a song/adding a song from iTunes, then putting the song in the music folder from the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-16-2008, 05:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By lightsguydave
it's the same with all mac products, if you buy a...

it's the same with all mac products, if you buy a macbook here, the most basic config, you'd pay 699, right? that's $1400 over in the USA. You can get a basic MacBook over there for just $1099,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-14-2008, 05:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By lightsguydave
congrats man! hope you enjoy every part of your...

congrats man! hope you enjoy every part of your new iLife ;)

Dave
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-13-2008, 04:07 AM
Replies: 10,662
Views: 872,274
Posted By lightsguydave
Tunde (bloke from the lighthouse family) -...

Tunde (bloke from the lighthouse family) - Anaesthetic
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2008, 04:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 612
Posted By lightsguydave
yeahhhh my bad xD you can't sync to PCs but you...

yeahhhh my bad xD you can't sync to PCs but you can access files from PCs via the .mac website

Dave
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-13-2008, 04:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 846
Posted By lightsguydave
Apple's pricing policy does mean that as far as...

Apple's pricing policy does mean that as far as new macs are concerned, their price is what it's going for everywhere. You won't get a better deal anywhere, to be honest, SORRY ^^' but it's ok cus...
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