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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-22-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,834
Posted By RobW
I actually have to click the mouse 2-3 times...

I actually have to click the mouse 2-3 times before the monitor wakes up. I can hear the hard drive kick in and slow down again after every click.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-18-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,658
Posted By RobW
Crucial vs. Samsung

Hello -

Is there any difference between Crucial memory and the Samsung "factory" replacement memory at OWC? Crucial is less expensive, but if the Samsung is better, I would spend the extra few...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-25-2011, 12:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 604
Posted By RobW
Safari Real Memory

How much real memory should I expect to see Safari using in the Activity Monitor? I am running 10.6.7 and Safari 5.0.5.

I am not running any extensions, and it appears to be using 320mb of real...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By RobW
Hello, My guess is that nobody has either...

Hello,

My guess is that nobody has either run into this or noticed it.

Would someone mind testing this on their machine to see if you can replicate the same issue? I am wondering if it is an OS...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By RobW
File Sharing Preferences

Hello,

When I click the lock to prevent any file sharing preferences from being changed it remains locked during that session only. If I reboot and open preferences, it is unlocked again. Has...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-08-2010, 01:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 470
Posted By RobW
Try this application - has a free demo. It works...

Try this application - has a free demo. It works great for me.

Nullriver Software : Products : MediaLink (http://www.nullriver.com/products/medialink)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,724
Posted By RobW
I have a PS3 on my network as well, so that may...

I have a PS3 on my network as well, so that may be what is showing up.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-08-2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,724
Posted By RobW
This used to happen to me as well, and I actually...

This used to happen to me as well, and I actually posted on here about it because I feared the same thing you do. Someone told me it was my printer, so I haven't really worried too much about it. I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-07-2009, 01:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 392
Posted By RobW
This happens to me as well, and it started after...

This happens to me as well, and it started after I upgraded to Snow Leopard. I think it has happened three times in the past month, and all three times I was only using Safari.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-05-2009, 10:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By RobW
Snow Leopard Crashing

Hi -

I receive a random crash once in a while that I never received before installing Snow Leopard. A transparent gray wash falls over the screen and a black box pops up that simply says (in many...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-28-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 780
Posted By RobW
Strange lines in Safari

Since I installed Snow Leopard I am getting these weird stripes that appear on my screen for a split second after I launch a site from the Top Sites page. They look like the stripes on a pair of...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-12-2009, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By RobW
Monoligual

Does anyone have any experience using this app? I downloaded it, but the FAQs sort of scared me into not using it because it seems like it's possible to delete items you don't want to delete, like...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-18-2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 472
Posted By RobW
iCal and Address Book

My wife has a MacBook and I have an iMac with MobileMe. How can I set it up so that her MacBook can read the calendar and address book on the iMac?
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-18-2009, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,672
Posted By RobW
No, I just plugged it in. And it didn't seem to...

No, I just plugged it in. And it didn't seem to harm the device either.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2009, 12:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 31,036
Posted By RobW
Has anyone had any luck getting their browser to...

Has anyone had any luck getting their browser to speed up? I still have the same problem where a page will hang up forever. If I hit refresh it often will end up loading normally, but I would say I...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-24-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 650
Posted By RobW
Nike +

We have an iTouch and my wife uses the Nike + technology with it. My question is if I purchase a pair of Nike + shoes, can I also use the the same iTouch or is it limited to one user?
Forum: iOS and Apps 04-21-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 822
Posted By RobW
iTunes agreement

I just read the new license agreement for iTunes and the first section said you are not allowed to use iTunes outside of the US. Does this mean that I can't access the app store from my iTouch when I...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 04-15-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,611
Posted By RobW
Do you know the model number of Shure buds? I...

Do you know the model number of Shure buds? I would like to read more about them.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-15-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,267
Posted By RobW
Actually, that's the thing - I have a Mobile Me...

Actually, that's the thing - I have a Mobile Me account now, and it is tied to my email address and home iMac. My wife is getting the MacBook and we want to make sure we are only keeping one calendar...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-13-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 387
Posted By RobW
iChat

I have successfully used video iChat in the past, but now I am receiving an error message that says, "User did not respond to your invitation" when I know they are responding. Has anyone run into...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-13-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 945
Posted By RobW
Thanks for the feedback everyone. I think we are...

Thanks for the feedback everyone. I think we are going to go with the MacBook. Can someone tell me about the unibody - I have seen that several times and while the name implies it's meaning I am not...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-13-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,267
Posted By RobW
Does anyone know if I am able to do this? I have...

Does anyone know if I am able to do this? I have never networked a Mac before.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-11-2009, 01:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,267
Posted By RobW
Back to Mac, Mobile Me, Home Network

So, I currently have an iMac in the home with an email account in my name. My wife is getting a MacBook. I would like to enable Back to My Mac on the iMac and also allow the MacBook to have it's own...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 945
Posted By RobW
Macbook vs. Air

Hi,

I have an iMac and love it, and I am thinking about buying an Airbook, but I noticed that you get significantly more bang for your buck with a MacBook (better processor and larger storage to...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 04-06-2009, 12:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,611
Posted By RobW
Noise Canceling Earbuds

Does anyone have any recommendations for a pair of noise-canceling earbuds? I have read positive reviews on Audio Technica and Sony on Amazon, but I am not sure which is the better of the two or if...
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