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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-07-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By yan03
Network management

Hi everyone,

I've created a wireless network to share my Internet.

It is however very insecure.


Is there any tool to help manage that?

I want to at least be able to see who is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-01-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,013
Posted By yan03
There are viruses for Macs by the way. They are...

There are viruses for Macs by the way. They are just not very common and the Unix muscle behind OS X is very strong.

I tried iAntiVirus (cannot remember the exact spelling). It was recommended by...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-31-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By yan03
Refurbished macbook

Anyone tried them before?

I am considering one...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-30-2010, 02:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 728
Posted By yan03
Mac has an in-built app, or however we call it,...

Mac has an in-built app, or however we call it, to handle .zip files.

It is called Archive Utility.

Taking a quick guess, I would say when you installed UnrarX, you set it to the default app...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-30-2010, 02:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By yan03
Best designed machine I ever used. Changed my...

Best designed machine I ever used. Changed my whole perspective about computers.

Welcome to our world :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-30-2010, 02:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,127
Posted By yan03
There are viruses for mac. There are just not...

There are viruses for mac. There are just not common. I am guessing it is because macs are not that popular and because it is harder/requires more skill to write malicious programs for unix-based...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-30-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By yan03
Agree. These are the best options. Alternatively,...

Agree. These are the best options. Alternatively, if for some reasons you do not want to adopt one of these, there are servers which offer storage services. Of course, that is not for free. I never...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-30-2010, 02:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By yan03
Clean Desktop - disabling automatic mount of drives

Just like the title says,

I would like to disable the icons of my drives appearing on the desktop.

I like my desktop to be uncluttered and these icons are not useful at all to me. I never go...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,417
Posted By yan03
Concerning the login items, it is just a pointer...

Concerning the login items, it is just a pointer to the program, right?
I don't think it would affect anything.

I'll give a go to everything you guys suggested.

Just to share my personal...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,417
Posted By yan03
I tried that already. Unfortunately the app...

I tried that already. Unfortunately the app stills work afterwards.



It keeps re-appearing. I am guessing it is because the app is still running.



I really want it out. I am a "clean...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2010, 06:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,417
Posted By yan03
but the thing is that the app is not in the...

but the thing is that the app is not in the Application folder...

Like when u install Perian, it just goes to the System Preferences Panel, not in the App folder...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2010, 12:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,417
Posted By yan03
Purging an application

Hey guys,

I've recently tried a new software which I regret installing. It's called snaprocket.

Like Perian, it installed on my System Preferences Panel. How can I get rid of it completely? ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2010, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By yan03
no luck :S

no luck :S
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-31-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By yan03
Charger problem

Hi folks,

I've been having a problem since a while ago and now, since I am abroad and in need of my computer, I am posting it here. I tried a search on the problem but in vain. Sorry if it is...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-11-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 950
Posted By yan03
Web service with Apache

Hi folks,

I got this new project to do; a web service which will be hosted on an Apache server.

Netbeans was recommended to me and I couldn't be more disappointed by the lack of support and...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-30-2009, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,747
Posted By yan03
to Xstep, Now that I realise... I was...

to Xstep,

Now that I realise...
I was born in 88. lol... And I am now studying in Western Australia too. lol... what a co-incidence.

Sorry for unrelated post to the topic.. :(
Forum: Movies and Video 11-30-2009, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,747
Posted By yan03
By the way, merging the 5 different parts do not...

By the way, merging the 5 different parts do not cause quality loss, as least not to my eyes.

So if I want to stick to IDVD, then there is no way to avoid this conversion to MPEG-2, which causes...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-29-2009, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,747
Posted By yan03
Nice tutorial. Wished I knew that beforehand. ...

Nice tutorial. Wished I knew that beforehand.


I am using iMovie 08. Being a computer science student, modularization is something important. For example, it makes the development of any project...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-28-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,747
Posted By yan03
The problem is that converting a video has a...

The problem is that converting a video has a great chance of degrading the quality of the video. My sources are of different quality, unluckily.

No, I haven't yet watched it on TV but I can see...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-28-2009, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By yan03
VLC handles mkv and subtitles horribly. When the...

VLC handles mkv and subtitles horribly. When the files are "corrupted", VLC fails.

I did install Perian. That is my player for mkv format. There is nothing wrong with Quicktime but I don't like...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-28-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,042
Posted By yan03
rm and empty recycle bin...

hi,

What is the different among rm and empty recycle bin and secure empty recycle bin?

I am guessing secure empty recycle bin involves empty recycle bin with writing garbage data over and over...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-28-2009, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By yan03
Apps to handle video files.

After 2 years, I am still not satisfied with video-handling apps on my mac.

VLC for mac is not that great. Quicktime seems to be an expensive process to run (I did not check by the way. It just...
Forum: Movies and Video 11-28-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,747
Posted By yan03
iMovie - Any advice on quality?

Hi,

I am a noob with videos and I recently made a video with iMovie and used iDvd to make the .img file.

Here is what I did;
1. I broke my project down into 5 parts.
2. Export from iMovie...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-28-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 16,010
Posted By yan03
that's a good idea... works fine. cheers....

that's a good idea... works fine. cheers....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-28-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 16,010
Posted By yan03
Permission denied during make install

Hi guys,

I always have problem when installing from scratch.

I am trying to install Apache 2.2 on my Macbook (which I bought start of 2008).

I am just following the regular instructions...
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