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Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-11-2006, 07:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By mig.gentry
A non-mac XP Installation question

Hello all

My question is totally out of keeping with this forum but seeing as most users here have good Windows knowledge i thought i'd give it a try.

My girlfriend has a Compaq PC that is a...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-15-2006, 06:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 631
Posted By mig.gentry
Have you considered iTunes sharing? It may not...

Have you considered iTunes sharing?
It may not suit your needs but it is a great way to play music stored on one computer from another. Go into the itunes preferences and take a look at the sharing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2006, 08:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,799
Posted By mig.gentry
I've tried re-indexing before and it solves the...

I've tried re-indexing before and it solves the problem for a little while, but after a while files just stop being recognised. They aren't imported from anywhere, usually created by me on my ibook. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2006, 12:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,799
Posted By mig.gentry
Why is Spotlight so useless?

I've been having problems with Spotlight.

It often fails to find documents that i know exist, i type in a part of the filename and it finds every other file but that one. I have to manually go and...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-10-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 851
Posted By mig.gentry
See if you can get a second hand icurve from ebay...

See if you can get a second hand icurve from ebay or somewhere, as you said it's just a piece of plastic so not much can go wrong with it. Well worth the investment in my experience
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-01-2006, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,669
Posted By mig.gentry
For the extra cost of the colour and the shipping...

For the extra cost of the colour and the shipping why not look around to see if you could get it Laser Etched.

There have been a few people do it themselves and its looks alot more classy than the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-27-2006, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,336
Posted By mig.gentry
Check that both disks are in disk utility, if...

Check that both disks are in disk utility, if both are there try and format the new one to it's maximum capacity, maybe it's formatted wrongly and not being recognised.
If that doesnt work then i'd...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-24-2006, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,417
Posted By mig.gentry
OK ignore me, the first search i did after my...

OK ignore me, the first search i did after my post found what i've been looking for for an hour!

If anyone is interested: Widget...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-24-2006, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,417
Posted By mig.gentry
Network monitoring software

Hello

Does anyone know of any software to log my monthly bandwidth usage. I've found some that log the amount per session (i.e. from each time i turn the computer on), but i would like to know how...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2006, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By mig.gentry
I think the fact that the hard drive is so easy...

I think the fact that the hard drive is so easy to upgrade and the RAM is as easy as always makes the faster processor the best option. You have to think that this computer is going to last you a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-19-2006, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,979
Posted By mig.gentry
There are some replica Front Row Apps that are...

There are some replica Front Row Apps that are available, Media Central and something else. Also you used to be able to get a hacked version of Front Row for older macs, i seem to remember Apple...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2006, 06:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,325
Posted By mig.gentry
Assuming you have a copy of Tiger on DVD then the...

Assuming you have a copy of Tiger on DVD then the best option is to send it into Apple for an exchange to cd's (as rman said), but if you cant be bothered to do this, and i think you have to pay,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-07-2006, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,698
Posted By mig.gentry
I've solved my problem. I deleted all the...

I've solved my problem.

I deleted all the preferences for ALL of the printers, then deleted them all and reinstalled the Canon causingprobs whilst it was DIRECTLY connected to my iBook. I had it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-05-2006, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By mig.gentry
Thats annoying, i thought changing the title...

Thats annoying, i thought changing the title changed the filename...
Seems i'll have to re-think my organisation..
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-03-2006, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,698
Posted By mig.gentry
Ok So i've uninstallled the printer, cleared...

Ok

So i've uninstallled the printer, cleared all of the spools and prefs etc..(using a app called Printer Setup Repair) and reinstalled the printer...

But the same thing still happens :oneye:
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-03-2006, 08:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,698
Posted By mig.gentry
I was just about to post the exact same question....

I was just about to post the exact same question. I'm running OS 10.4.6 fully updated with all permissions etc.. repaired. I have the probelm only when printing double sided, it gets half way thru...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-23-2006, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 792
Posted By mig.gentry
How so? I'm not gonna have to spend hourson the...

How so? I'm not gonna have to spend hourson the phone to BT am I? I have much better things to do with my time! :oneye:
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-23-2006, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 792
Posted By mig.gentry
I'm currently using NTL and they do the job just...

I'm currently using NTL and they do the job just fine.

Unfortunately the place i'm moving to already has BT so i have no choice but to work with it.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-23-2006, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 792
Posted By mig.gentry
Anyone in the UK help with broadband advice?

Hello all those in the UK.

I'm about to setup a new wireless network in a new house but need some user advice concerning BT broadband.

Has anyone had any experience with using the Basic BT...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-19-2006, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By mig.gentry
If she's running windows xp then she should use...

If she's running windows xp then she should use AIM Messenger which will allow full video/audio between the both of you (assuming you use iCHat)

For the MSN network I use aMSN on my mac and my...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-19-2006, 05:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 13,503
Posted By mig.gentry
Empty the trash. The files will have been moved...

Empty the trash. The files will have been moved of the memory stick in theory but in practice still remain there until you empty the trash.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-18-2006, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,098
Posted By mig.gentry
How much is it going to cost you in petrol (gas)...

How much is it going to cost you in petrol (gas) to drive for 3 hours?
I'm in the UK and with our prices it would be cheaper to go to a local dealer and pick up a new charger...Plus then you can...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-12-2006, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By mig.gentry
What does your desk look like right now?

So boredom has kicked in...

We've al seen the pics of your desk as tidy as possible in the setup thread but what does it look like right now?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2006, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 861
Posted By mig.gentry
Hook the MacBook up to the 24 inch Dell.... ...

Hook the MacBook up to the 24 inch Dell....

Dual screen heaven :cool:
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 04-07-2006, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 617
Posted By mig.gentry
How do i tell iTunes that a track is a Podcast

hello

I downloaded some podcasts from bit torrent (i assume this is legal cos they are free anyway) and want to import them into itunes. I imported and some have placed themselves into the podcast...
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