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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-10-2007, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,129
Posted By thendis
hello jbeals I would strongly advice against...

hello jbeals

I would strongly advice against using WEP for three reasons:
1) It is more or less useless as a security measure, as it can be cracked in minutes (some claim seconds!)
2) WPA is...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-03-2007, 10:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By thendis
Scott's explanation: "Well, a friend of mine...

Scott's explanation:

"Well, a friend of mine was on the server last night, I was letting him test something he was doing on his own and he thought he would make a joke and redirect my IP address...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-03-2007, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By thendis
aaah you've cracked the case. They have...

aaah you've cracked the case.

They have merged both nowonder and macosx forums it would seem. Still doesn't explain the suddenness of it all.

there is a post...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-03-2007, 06:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By thendis
oh yes, I didn't think apple had any interest in...

oh yes, I didn't think apple had any interest in the forum itself, I just don't understand why the forum mods would suddenly drop it without warning. surely they relocated, and didn't completely...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-03-2007, 04:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By thendis
macosx.com bought by apple; forum now gone?

When I'm not lurking or posting on this forum, I use the Macosx.com forum, and have for years. So you can imagine my surprise when I clicked my bookmark today only to find it now takes you to Apple's...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-10-2006, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,553
Posted By thendis
I'll be honest with you both: I didn't see that...

I'll be honest with you both: I didn't see that coming! ;)

I've never heard of that before, but I will definately give it a go. And 200 thank yous for that link caribiner!
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-10-2006, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,553
Posted By thendis
How to force a crashed HDD to mount?

So my mother's HDD stopped working a couple weeks ago, and I have replaced it with a new one. All is working fine, but now is the task of recovering data off her old HDD. I bought a cheap external...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-07-2006, 04:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By thendis
god no! I don't want replace it myself. I tried...

god no! I don't want replace it myself. I tried that with an iBook G3 and ended up having to throw it out. I just want to know whether I can buy any laptop HDD and chuck it in my iBook (but someone...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-07-2006, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By thendis
Internal HDD for iBook G4 -- will any do?

I want to buy a replacement internal HDD for an iBook G4, but the Mac store (Next Byte Australia) are trying to screw my by charging $300 for a 100GB HDD (plus $150 for installation -- *******s!). I...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-29-2006, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,223
Posted By thendis
yeah but I cant control anything using the Apple...

yeah but I cant control anything using the Apple Remote because I bought my iMac G5 before front row, so it doesn't have an Apple IR sensor.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-29-2006, 11:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,223
Posted By thendis
That's what I thought initially, but according to...

That's what I thought initially, but according to Elgato's FAQ:



So although you can use the Apple Remote to control EyeTV, it will only work if you have a built-in IR receiver :(

I just...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-29-2006, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,223
Posted By thendis
EyeTV remote control: remap buttons?

I bought an EyeTV 200 a while back and am using it on my iMac G5. I recently followed a tutorial (http://andrewescobar.com/frontrow) to get Front Row running without a receiver.

Works great,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-19-2006, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,445
Posted By thendis
Just tried it through the dial-up account and it...

Just tried it through the dial-up account and it worked. Not sure what that tells me though. Why would it work through dial-up and not through DSL

(my connection is 512k DSL through Internode btw)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-19-2006, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,445
Posted By thendis
hello eddiddiums, No I hadn't tried that. my...

hello eddiddiums, No I hadn't tried that. my netgear is a modem/router combo so I can't seperate one device, but I tried hard-wiring an iBook to the router but same thing happened. :(

I just...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-19-2006, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,445
Posted By thendis
Podcast downloads stop after 75 seconds

Hello everyone, I'm having an annoying recurring problem that I can't work out. For the past few weeks, I've been noticing many of my podcasts keep stopping half-way through. After some testing I've...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-18-2006, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,129
Posted By thendis
Mac-compatible DSL Modem recommendations?

Hello everyone,
My current wireless modem/router (http://www.netgear.com/products/details/DG834G.php) current wireless modem/router is on the fritz and I need a new one. I was hoping people had...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-22-2005, 01:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,514
Posted By thendis
CoD: Punkbuster is busting my balls!

I have Call of Duty and CoD: United Offensive, and I'm finding that on some servers in CoD, and all servers (that i've played on, which isn't many coz they're hard to find), I get kicked for not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-21-2005, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By thendis
you mean through a Windows Emulator like Virtual...

you mean through a Windows Emulator like Virtual PC? Unfortunately no. I mean, if you had a kickass top-of-the-line Powermac with maxed-out RAM you may be able to get a decent frame rate on the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-20-2005, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By thendis
yes, let's both prey together that Counter-strike...

yes, let's both prey together that Counter-strike comes to the mac :'(

I've been getting into Call of Duty last couple weeks.

What attracted me to CoD was that you have search and destroy...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-16-2005, 07:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,248
Posted By thendis
Call of Duty Online Problems

Hey everyone,

I bought Call of Duty today, and have been attempting to play online, but I keep getting booted from servers for one of two reasons:

1) My PunkButser software is out of date,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-15-2005, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,439
Posted By thendis
holy encoder batman, that is cool! I wasn't...

holy encoder batman, that is cool!

I wasn't aware of that feature in iTunes, wolf88. Has it always been there, or did they introduce it in a later version?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-14-2005, 08:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,439
Posted By thendis
Thats coz iTunes imports songs in AAC format by...

Thats coz iTunes imports songs in AAC format by default, which is why I always change the preferences to MP3 first thing whenever I install it. To convert AAC, I have heard dBpowerAmp Music Converter...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-13-2005, 11:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 895
Posted By thendis
I think WinXP does a pretty good job considering...

I think WinXP does a pretty good job considering all the millions of third party hardware that can be attached to it. Apple and other Mac-centered companies, have the advantage of knowing exactly...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-13-2005, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By thendis
yeah, i think you're right. I do actually have...

yeah, i think you're right. I do actually have Illustrator (included with Suite, obviously), but at the moment I only use it to export AI files for Photoshop (I have to export Corel Draw to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-13-2005, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 895
Posted By thendis
np. yeah, any software that's worth owning is on...

np. yeah, any software that's worth owning is on the Mac. I find generally with mac you have less choice, but it's all excellent quality. whereas with Windows there are a bazillion apps for every...
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