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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-14-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Migrate to OS X Yosemite 10.10.3

Found this article this morning from Swedish hacker Emil Kvarnhammar in http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/04/10/hacker_digs_up_os_x_root_backdoor suggesting that everybody should upgrade to the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-24-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Brilliant MBP17-David, one very annoying U2 album...

Brilliant MBP17-David, one very annoying U2 album GONE!!! :)
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-19-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thanks all, and yes, so far all seems well apart...

Thanks all, and yes, so far all seems well apart from the lack of space, down to just 700Mb available now.

One little (annoying) thing, before the upgrade, in iTunes I have only downloaded one...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-17-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Is that referring to cascag comment or all the...

Is that referring to cascag comment or all the problems reported on here? :o
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-16-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Upgraded accidentally!

This evening I was syncing my iPhone 4S with my MacBook Pro to download some songs when it came up with "iTunes update available" so I hit OK. Twenty minutes later my phone had been updated to OS 8.2...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-26-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thanks for the comments. I believe it could...

Thanks for the comments.
I believe it could possibly be a conflict between iPhoto library and the Lightroom library? Since I installed Lightroom, on opening iPhoto it asked which library to use....
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-26-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Lightroom crashed my MacBook Pro

I have been given Lightroom 5 as a gift and am delighted. However, after installation on my MacBook Pro and using it a couple of time, on going to iPhoto the computer completely hung up, just...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-31-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Reading Exif data on my MBP

I have tried downloading dozens of EXIF "readers" but every one comes up with the error that Firefox or the computer can't find an application to run it.

I'm looking for PANDA IEXEF 2 as I have...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-27-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Not that anybody is interested, or will even read...

Not that anybody is interested, or will even read this but I decided to go ahead and buy a TP-Link TL-WA854RE 300 Mbps Universal Wall Plug Wi-Fi Range Extender and it's brilliant! Very easy to...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-19-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Extending my Wi-Fi signal.

My BT Hub3 is on the mantlepiece downstairs in the living area. It is hard wired to a power-line adapter to take the signal upstairs where we have our desktop computer - works fine.

Using NetSpot...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-02-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thank's for advice but I have deleted them from...

Thank's for advice but I have deleted them from the card, it is not a card problem but iPhoto crashing.
However, I have resolved the problem as follows:
Close iPhoto.
Hold down "option" and...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 12-30-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Undelete images?

HELP! Just come back from an outing, took 60+ photos. Came home, plugged the 7D into my MacBook Pro, switched on the camera and into iPhoto. Named the new event and imported the images to iPhoto and...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 11-27-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 358
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Ah, many thanks chscag, I'll leave well alone!

Ah, many thanks chscag, I'll leave well alone!
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 11-27-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 358
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Locking SIM card - SIM PIN

iPhone 4s. Having just watched Watchdog on the BBC about a scam relating to SIM cards I thought it a good idea to PIN protect my SIM card, the phone is already locked with one. However, when I go to...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-24-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 628
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Normally done via an HDMI cable if your TV has...

Normally done via an HDMI cable if your TV has such an input?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-19-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Ah, that's what I was after! Having switched to...

Ah, that's what I was after! Having switched to Mac's a couple of years ago I have forgotten most of my Windows skills!
Cheers
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-19-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By cheddar-caveman
I've looked at this on my Windows computer and it...

I've looked at this on my Windows computer and it is "write protected". This could be why I cannot save anything to it? I Went to re-format it but being write-protected it won't let me so how do I un...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-18-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thanks guys. Nothing on it I want, free sample...

Thanks guys. Nothing on it I want, free sample from my son's work company so in the bin me thinks!
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-18-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thanks guys - where does one format it as my Mac...

Thanks guys - where does one format it as my Mac disk utility - Repair Disk can't do it, I get the same error message as when I tried to "Verify" it.

When I try the "raid" /format I get Couldn't...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-17-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Dead memory stick?

I have a 4Gb memory stick which has been fine until now. Now when I write a file to it I can't "see" it. The info on the stick says:
Format DOS (FAT32)
Capacity 4.13Gb
Available 3,87Gb

Running...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-09-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,724
Posted By cheddar-caveman
That is bad antuttle, vital info like that. Hope...

That is bad antuttle, vital info like that. Hope you get it sorted soon!

Sometimes upgrades just don't do what they should first time which Is why I'll wait for Rev 1 or 2 before going to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By cheddar-caveman
My MBP 15" Retina, 18 months old screen was...

My MBP 15" Retina, 18 months old screen was delaminating around the edge, looked sort of "silvery". I do have Apple Care and took it to one of their outlets and they changed the screen there and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Oh dear, guess you don't have extended warranty!...

Oh dear, guess you don't have extended warranty! Yes warm and dry is the answer, the rice is a good idea. Have you got an airing cupboard where you keep the dry washing, somewhere around 24-25C...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-06-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By cheddar-caveman
With an identical product number I certainly hope...

With an identical product number I certainly hope so! I stayed with Samsung as that is what was already in there.
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-05-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By cheddar-caveman
Thanks, I'll check it out! Looking at Crucial 4GB...

Thanks, I'll check it out! Looking at Crucial 4GB DDR3 PC3-10600 Unbuffered NON-ECC 1.35V 512Meg x 64 at the moment but will open the computer and see what's in there already. Make sure things are...
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