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Search: Posts Made By: CRAIGYBABES
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
On closer inspection.....ear pressed up against...

On closer inspection.....ear pressed up against screen, i can hear a whirring noise and it does sound like the fan/s are/is on. I've shown below the screenshot from iStat. Hope that all reads ok? I'm...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
It seems ok now. Fan has stopped. I was very...

It seems ok now. Fan has stopped. I was very careful when i opened it up and put it back, following the OWC youtube video. I've ran some tests and I can see I'm getting around 200MB/s write and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Ok, so I've installed a 240gb SanDisk SSD Plus in...

Ok, so I've installed a 240gb SanDisk SSD Plus in the place of the old HDD. It's made an improvement but I don't think its a massive one. I need to download an app to test the speed etc. But I'm...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-14-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Alternatively, would I experience a slow down...

Alternatively, would I experience a slow down accessing photos from iPhoto etc from a USB 2 connected drive? The enclosures seem to be more readily available and cheaper! :) Thanks
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-14-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
I've been looking for a firewire enclosure to put...

I've been looking for a firewire enclosure to put my 2TB (5400rpm) drive into and come up with some information regarding putting the 2TB drive into a NAS enclosure instead. Then plug this into my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-12-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Thanks for that. Yes, I'm shying more and more...

Thanks for that. Yes, I'm shying more and more away from the optical drive solution. If I put a 250gb SSD as my main drive for apps etc would putting my photos and music on an external firewire drive...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-12-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
SSD in iMac mid 2007, where to go?

Hi, My mid 2007 iMac is still going strong but now i have upgraded to Yosemite things are going a little slower. I've chosen to upgrade to a 256gb SSD drive. Now initial thoughts were to swap it with...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 05-18-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,439
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
ycl1688/Vansmith :) I've read it back to myself...

ycl1688/Vansmith :) I've read it back to myself and yes, I get an headache. Thanks for your replies. You've answered my questions.
I should have really just asked "Can my iPad mini connect to my...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 05-15-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,439
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
iPAD, iMac, AppleTV 2 wired connection

Hello everyone.
I've read and read technical details about this but don't fully understand it all so i thought i'd ask on here.
I've successfully connected my AppleTV2 to my iMac through homeplugs...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-03-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Thanks for all your help guys. I've successfully...

Thanks for all your help guys. I've successfully opened up my imac, replaced the 320gb hd for a 2.0TB WD HD, hoovered it out and put it back together again. I formatted the drive, reinstalled mac os...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-01-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Nice one, thanks. Fingers crossed then hey!

Nice one, thanks. Fingers crossed then hey!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-01-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Oh OK, you mean something like...

Oh OK, you mean something like this...http://www.amazon.co.uk/IOMAX-SATA-Adapter-Power-Drive/dp/B001A5SK56
Is it as simple as plugging it in and letting SuperDuper copy it over and then fitting the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-31-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Hello again, The status remains as failing but...

Hello again, The status remains as failing but seems to be working all ok. It's been like this since September. I'm ready now with a WD 20EARS 2TB disk drive. I've been backing it up nearly every day...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 09-19-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,390
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
OK thanks guys. My idea, albeit flawed, was to...

OK thanks guys.
My idea, albeit flawed, was to edit video when in bed or in the garden!! lol
then just upload my results to the iMac when its full.

So can I watch movies and listen to music on...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 09-18-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,390
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
using iPad with iMac video editing

Hello, I have a 24" iMac running Snow Leopard with a 2TB HD and am going to buy an iPad2 next week. My questions are;

1. Can I edit movies on the ipad and access and store the footage on my iMac,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-09-2011, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Hmmm, didn't think it would be fibbing.... lol ...

Hmmm, didn't think it would be fibbing.... lol
OK, I'll try cloning and see how long it will last. It's coming up to 4 weeks now....maybe a record????
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,595
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
SMART Status

Hello,
I received this message stating S.M.A.R.T. Status: Failing.
I've backed up as much as possible and have bought a replacement 2TB disk Western Digital ready to swap over. My question is.......
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-19-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,199
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
My imac is the same as yours and currently the...

My imac is the same as yours and currently the S.M.A.R.T. status reads 'Failing'.
Glad I found this post! I'll be tackling mine as you guys have. Cheers
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-01-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 662
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
about to buy ipod touch..2 questions pls

Hi,
Just about to buy the new ipod touch and have the following questions;

> Can I use my iMac as an internet access point in order to get the internet on the ipod touch? (The iMac is connected...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-01-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
OK, thanks for the reply. At least i know it can...

OK, thanks for the reply. At least i know it can be done.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-24-2008, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Anyone? I just need to know if i can access my...

Anyone?
I just need to know if i can access my imac wirelessly using a mac mini and connect to the internet. Thanks
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-20-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
imac to mac mini network for newbie

Hi, I'm have a 24" imac connected to the internet using a wired connection. This is the family mac with all our pics, vids, music on etc. I am thinking of buying an older mac mini to put in my...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-28-2008, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Thanks RNDdave, I have also used the connection...

Thanks RNDdave,
I have also used the connection doctor and it says that everything is OK, all connections are ok. Yes, his ISP is Virgin Media. He is now logging on to a google mail account which i...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-26-2008, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
Hi Harryb2448, I am not using wireless, it's a...

Hi Harryb2448,
I am not using wireless, it's a wired ethernet connection.

Sorry but i don't understand what you mean by primary and secondary servers. I have gone into system...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-25-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By CRAIGYBABES
This is so infuriating. I opened a Gmail account...

This is so infuriating. I opened a Gmail account and used those settings in MAIL. Still i cannot send emails ONLY receive them. Proves it is nothing to do with Virgin Media.

Is there something...
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