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Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By BenRFC
Just did the SMC reset and it worked! Thanks very...

Just did the SMC reset and it worked! Thanks very much for your help Nick, it's much appreciated.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By BenRFC
I'll try that this afternoon! Thanks for the...

I'll try that this afternoon! Thanks for the replies, much appreciated. I'll also check the battery life when I get home later. Charger is still under warranty, so I'm hoping that the problem is the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By BenRFC
Thanks for the reply mate. I presumed if the...

Thanks for the reply mate. I presumed if the charger was broken, it wouldn't do anything, but it keeps the charge, just doesn't charge it up. It's a genuine Apple one!

I don't know anyone else...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By BenRFC
Battery is currently charge to 56%, but in the...

Battery is currently charge to 56%, but in the top bar it just says 'not charging'. Cycle count is at 180, I don't often use it without the charger. Condition is 'normal'.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By BenRFC
MacBook Battery

My late 2008 MacBook no longer charges and and just says 'not charging' at the top. It can't be the charger because that's only a month old and has worked fine up until now!

It states I have 95%...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-30-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 883
Posted By BenRFC
MacBook to TV

Basically, I want to plug my Mac into the TV using a HDMI cable to play movies. I've read the thread at the top, but just wanted a simple link to the product I need! I'm in the UK, so UK links would...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-27-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By BenRFC
Got it in the end! Wish me luck guys.. My T shape...

Got it in the end! Wish me luck guys.. My T shape one lasted since November 2008 so not too bad. I did fix it once though.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-27-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By BenRFC
Thanks for the reply mate. May get one from Apple...

Thanks for the reply mate. May get one from Apple for 65, what do you reckon? Amazon ones aren't genuine from I can see on some, even though they say they are! Is 65 overpriced, or are there...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-27-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By BenRFC
Anyone? Going into town shortly so wanted some...

Anyone? Going into town shortly so wanted some opinions!

Thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-27-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By BenRFC
Search results for macbook power - Apple Store...

Search results for macbook power - Apple Store (UK) (http://store.apple.com/uk/search/macbook-power)

Also 65 at Currys/PC World.

My MacBook is the white 13" one, late 2008 possibly?
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-27-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By BenRFC
MacBook Charger

Hi, my MacBook charger just broke for the second time. Got so hot this time I couldn't touch it! I'm in the UK and was just wondering where the best place to get one from is? I know I can go to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
All sorted! Hardest bit was finding a Torx t8...

All sorted! Hardest bit was finding a Torx t8 screwdriver, but found one with loads of different screwdriver bits eventually. New hard drive is in and running now anyway! Thanks a lot for the help...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Yeah, seems a bit weird really. All my data is...

Yeah, seems a bit weird really. All my data is transfering now anyway,
Probably take a few hours, but I'll be sorted then!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Just saw your extra bit there on your post,...

Just saw your extra bit there on your post, apologies. I'll do that, thanks!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
So do I erase it? And format it as a 'Mac OS...

So do I erase it? And format it as a 'Mac OS Extended (journaled)' drive?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Got the external case today. However I've plugged...

Got the external case today. However I've plugged it all in, but my mac says 'the disk you inserted was not readable by this computer', then it has 'initialise', 'ignore' and 'eject'. Initialise...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
I bought one earlier for 5. It says it works for...

I bought one earlier for 5. It says it works for upto 500gb, but reviews say it works fine for 1tb drives. I'll probably use it as another external hard drive as you say, at least it won't be wasted...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Ok thanks, may go for the 6 one. Thanks for the...

Ok thanks, may go for the 6 one. Thanks for the help guys, I'll let you know how I get on! I'm sure I'll have some more questions this evening anyway.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
So out of the two posted (yours and mine), which...

So out of the two posted (yours and mine), which would be best? The one you posted doesn't mention a size limit, but mine says 750gb. Which is what I have! So which would be the better one? 5 won't...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Thanks very much. Does it matter that the new HD...

Thanks very much. Does it matter that the new HD is 750gb, as some day upto '500gb' etc.

This is the one I just found Bipra 2.5" Sata To USB Hard Drive Caddy HDD Enclosure Case...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
I'm being pretty vague, sorry, it's because I'm...

I'm being pretty vague, sorry, it's because I'm posting from my iPhone which is pretty difficult! HD definitely fits my mac, its the plastic white one, late 2008 I think. I've already changed the ram...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Can you explain more in depth how this case...

Can you explain more in depth how this case works? Also, if possible, link me to one aswell? This is all new to me! I'm in the UK by the way, so any UK links would be great. Once I remove the old...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 984
Posted By BenRFC
Transfering to new harddrive

Hi, I got a new hard drive for my MacBook. I was going to use my external hard drive to transfer all the data between old and new, but will that suffice? Shall I backup elsewhere aswell, or is just...
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