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Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By paulmonan
Yeah, I might just repair this then and hold out...

Yeah, I might just repair this then and hold out for the next generation MBPs.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By paulmonan
I see, it makes me wonder if I'd be better...

I see, it makes me wonder if I'd be better selling this machine and getting a new one, it's getting on a bit now anyway, late 2008 model.

By the way, my problems only started after I installed...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By paulmonan
Thanks... I'm going to try formatting this one...

Thanks... I'm going to try formatting this one and see how that turns out but probably will be a new hard drive. Any recommendations on the best place to buy?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2011, 03:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By paulmonan
My computer runs well apart from QuarkXpress but...

My computer runs well apart from QuarkXpress but I use that quite a lot. I did however upgrade to Quark9 since having the problem with Quark8 and I still get the saving issue.

How much is it to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-22-2011, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By paulmonan
Formatting Mackbook Pro

I have tried repairing the disk with my installation disc but it still fails and shows several problems.

Certain programmes such as QuarkXpress are crashing (spinning wheel) whenever I hit 'save'...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-18-2011, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By paulmonan
Still getting the same, the disk repair failed....

Still getting the same, the disk repair failed. Might take it to the apple store.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By paulmonan
Cheers, I do have the disks, I'll do that then.

Cheers, I do have the disks, I'll do that then.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By paulmonan
Formatting MBP and backups

I've got a problem, I need to format my Macbook Pro, it definitely needs it but all my software, particularly Adobe Creative Suite will be gone and I got that from my last job so don't have the disks...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
I've deleted it from the system prefs pane. ...

I've deleted it from the system prefs pane.

Not sure if it's fully removed or not now.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
Ok done that. Now when I try and plug in my...

Ok done that.

Now when I try and plug in my external HDD I get the message:

NTFS-3G could not mount /dev/disk1s1
at /Volumes/WD Passport PM because the following problem occurred:

the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
This is my spotlight results for kext.... ...

This is my spotlight results for kext....

http://i878.photobucket.com/albums/ab341/paulmonan/ScreenShot2011-11-11at215812.png
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
Nothing

Nothing
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
Thanks for helping me out. I do know my way about...

Thanks for helping me out. I do know my way about a mac quite well, I'm a web designer but from a PC background so haven't really got to grips with the Terminal yet.

I tried to locate those files...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2011, 04:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
When I try to plug in my external HD I get this...

When I try to plug in my external HD I get this message:

NTFS-3G could not mount /dev/disk1s1
at /Volumes/WD Passport PM because the following problem occurred:
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-10-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,752
Posted By paulmonan
Can't uninstall MacFuse on OSX Lion

Apparently I should have got rid of this before I installed Lion and now I can't get rid of it easily. Wondering if anyone can help me.

There seems to be an answer in here:

Can't Uninstall...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-30-2011, 05:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,038
Posted By paulmonan
I've just checked the battery info again and it's...

I've just checked the battery info again and it's now saying something totally different:

Battery Information:
Model Information:
Serial Number: SMP-bq20z951-3a95-181e
Manufacturer: SMP
Device...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-29-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,038
Posted By paulmonan
Is my MBP battery gubbed?

A few times it's just went to sleep with no warning with anything up to 50% still showing on the meter. Then when i plug in the power cable it is showing 0%.

I bought this new 24months ago and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-31-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By paulmonan
Haha, well I've no idea what setting I've...

Haha, well I've no idea what setting I've changed. I'll scour through my RS account settings and my jDownloader preferences...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-31-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By paulmonan
Nah, it definitely dosn't download, It just goes...

Nah, it definitely dosn't download, It just goes to a blank screen and in the info bar along the bottom says "Transferring data from..." It's just not quite right. Works instantly from any other...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-31-2010, 05:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By paulmonan
Can't downloading certain things on MBP

This is a strange problem, no idea how to fix.

My MBP doesn't seem to be able to download certain things from the internet, no matter what browser I use.

An example would be last night, my mate...
Forum: Movies and Video 01-24-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By paulmonan
Sorry, that should have said 1hour 40mins...

Sorry, that should have said 1hour 40mins...
Forum: Movies and Video 01-24-2010, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By paulmonan
It's defo a Dvd - 4.7GB. The content is a...

It's defo a Dvd - 4.7GB.

The content is a movie. The actual length is 1hour 4mins.

I also have Toast but it's my first time burning movies onto DVD so just looking for an easy way to do it.
...
Forum: Movies and Video 01-22-2010, 06:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By paulmonan
Problem burning in iDVD

I have an MP4 file (786.4MB), I want to use iDVD to burn it to DVD. I thought this would be very straight-forward but I'm having problems...

When i create a new project (16:9) and drag the file...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-07-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,058
Posted By paulmonan
Ok cheers, I'll do it on windows then just get...

Ok cheers, I'll do it on windows then just get macFUSE for the 2 macs I use. That should solve the problem.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-07-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,058
Posted By paulmonan
I've decided to format my WD passport to NTFS....

I've decided to format my WD passport to NTFS. I'm not sure how this is done. Can anyone help?
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