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Forum: iOS and Apps 05-18-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By Chris H.
Music draining iPhone 5C

My Dad has an iPhone 5C, has had it since early January. He never uses this phone as nothing more than a phone - phone calls and texts.

Normally he says the phone's battery lasts about three to...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-12-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,122
Posted By Chris H.
If you ask me it could use some improvements as...

If you ask me it could use some improvements as far as how you want to view the order of photos (such as by date in either ascending/descending - I haven't found this option) as well as a "recently...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-01-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By Chris H.
I've managed to re-download the ISO's of Win10...

I've managed to re-download the ISO's of Win10 Tech Prev and didn't run into any problems through virtualization on an old quad-core machine. So far it hasn't crashed on me, though I'm reading up on...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-30-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By Chris H.
As of 23 January it's on version 10.0.9926

As of 23 January it's on version 10.0.9926
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-30-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 798
Posted By Chris H.
I could never get the Tech Previews of Windows 10...

I could never get the Tech Previews of Windows 10 to work on any virtualization platform. (Media driver issues - which might also prevent it from installing on actual hardware).

However, I am...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-28-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,616
Posted By Chris H.
I've realized what it was; I forgot I installed...

I've realized what it was; I forgot I installed an app that edits video (Da Vinci Resolve Lite).

The error stopped coming back up today.

:Oops:
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-28-2015, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,616
Posted By Chris H.
10.10.2 ---> "DPDecoder" error

So, I keep getting an error box regarding DPDecoder.

It keeps reappearing on my MacBook, after reopening, rebooting.

What is it, should I be worried, and how can I fix it if it's nothing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-28-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,090
Posted By Chris H.
Updated the MacBook before bed this evening and...

Updated the MacBook before bed this evening and now upon every restart (so far) I'm getting DPDecoder Quit Unexpectedly errors. I hit reopen, it comes back. Help! :o

I'm hearing of Time Machine...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-28-2015, 01:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,068
Posted By Chris H.
Yeah I put in the DNS addresses for Google...

Yeah I put in the DNS addresses for Google servers into the DNS settings for my wireless router. At this point the iOS devices I have are flying into webpages quite faster.
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-24-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,068
Posted By Chris H.
I'm fully aware the DNS settings cannot be...

I'm fully aware the DNS settings cannot be changed when using cellular connections. ;)

In the latest version of iOS 8, after going in and changing the DNS settings for my home Wifi connection in...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-14-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,068
Posted By Chris H.
DNS and iOS 8.1

So, in the past I've been able to change the DNS settings on my iOS devices to Google servers, and the changes would stick.

In iOS 8.1, it appears that this isn't working at all.

I've heard...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-04-2015, 12:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 709
Posted By Chris H.
"progress watchdog"? What?

So my MacBook froze up on me, and then automatically rebooted.

The Problem Report dialog box that came up shows in the title bar - "progress watchdog"

I researched into it but couldn't make...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Chris H.
Nope! I keep my TM backups on an external...

Nope!

I keep my TM backups on an external (like you should). And that's not always connected and it wasn't yesterday morning.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2015, 02:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Chris H.
My father purchased a 240GB. I never really fill...

My father purchased a 240GB. I never really fill the storage on this MacBook anymore, seeing that I prefer to use my Mac minis for storage space (500 GB in the 2009 model; 1 TB in the 2011 model).
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-31-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Chris H.
Late 2009 MacBook (White; Unibody) Fails To Boot

Help.

After securely emptying the trashcan, about 2/3rds of the way through the process, my Mac froze, and had a beachball. I could still move the cursor around, but absolutely nothing on screen...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-30-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Chris H.
Right. After some debates among family members on...

Right. After some debates among family members on who gets what kind of iPhone…

Three of us got the iPhone 6 (two 64 GB models, one gold (mine) and one space grey; one 16 GB model, gold), and my...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Chris H.
I agree with you on the 8 GB part. I had an 8 GB...

I agree with you on the 8 GB part. I had an 8 GB iPhone 4. And it was only useful as a phone. Very little if anything else beyond a tiny bit of photos, some apps (mostly navigation, music streaming...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 608
Posted By Chris H.
Have you fully restored the iPod, which I assume...

Have you fully restored the iPod, which I assume is the 5th generation iPod touch?
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 566
Posted By Chris H.
Connect the external with the backup of your old...

Connect the external with the backup of your old iMac to the new iMac.

If you used Time Machine, you'll need to use Time Machine on the iMac to restore the old iTunes library last used on your...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 403
Posted By Chris H.
Have you tried backing up the iPod, and then...

Have you tried backing up the iPod, and then restoring the iPod?
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By Chris H.
Settings>iCloud, I think. (iOS 6 or newer) ...

Settings>iCloud, I think. (iOS 6 or newer)

Settings>iTunes Store (iOS 5 or below).
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-28-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Chris H.
*hem-hem*. Apple - iPhone 5c - Technical...

*hem-hem*. Apple - iPhone 5c - Technical Specifications (http://www.apple.com/iphone-5c/specs/)

:P


I guess I'll see how lucky I am to obtain a 6 Plus and a case. All of this is an...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-27-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Chris H.
I loved the 5C when it first came out - now it's...

I loved the 5C when it first came out - now it's only 8 GB and I do not want another 8 GB iPhone (first iPhone was an iPhone 4…and I had to get the iPod touch for music and game apps…and then...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By Chris H.
5S or 6? Decisions, decisions...

I've compared both, but frankly, I simply cannot make up my own mind.

Currently, I have a 5th generation iPod touch as the only pocketed iOS device. It's 64 GB, runs fairly well (albeit some apps,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-27-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 900
Posted By Chris H.
File sharing from Mac to Windows

So I have a Windows Media Center machine (Windows 7) that has multiple internal hard drives for video and music storage - the drives are accessible from the network, and while all other Windows...
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