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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-06-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 285
Posted By MattSharp
Final Cut Express Features?

So I have been taking a lot more video on my Flip and iPhone the last few months and have finally started to delve into iMovie.

From what I can tell the limitations are immense. Other than...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-10-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 467
Posted By MattSharp
Disk space monitor for multiple macs?

Does anyone know if there is a piece of software I can use to monitor the disk usage for all the Macs on the my network. A widget would be awesome. I know if I "mount" all the network disks. Is there...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-29-2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 831
Posted By MattSharp
Thanks for the input. Yea, I have another...

Thanks for the input. Yea, I have another external drive that is working fine. I found that when I removed the drive from the enclosure and hooked it up with another adapter it worked fine. So it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-29-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 831
Posted By MattSharp
Anyone having external hard drive issues with 10.5.6?

So I am having issues with my Metal Gear Box external hard drive (it's USB with IDE inside).

If I put my computer to sleep, wake it, and try to shutdown or restart, it just hangs. I spent a good...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-28-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By MattSharp
Yes, they are both HFS+. To be honest, it's not a...

Yes, they are both HFS+. To be honest, it's not a big deal. I was just looking for someone to say that was expected so I didn't worry it was a crappy ExpressCard/cable/enclosure/hard drive, etc.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-28-2009, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By MattSharp
Well I realize you will never hit actual speeds....

Well I realize you will never hit actual speeds. I agree that twice as fast is a great improvement. I just thought that since theoretical speeds are about 7 times faster that I would have at least...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-28-2009, 10:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By MattSharp
USB vs. eSata

I have a MacAlly external hard drive and I have my own Seagate 750GB drive in there. It us dual interface USB and eSATA and I have been using it as a USB drive but just recently bought an eSATA...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-18-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,556
Posted By MattSharp
Hotspot Shield: What does it give me?

I am curious for an explanation to someone that doesn't know networking very well. If I use the Hotspot Shield VPN on my iPhone what protection is it giving me?

Is it just encrypting data so that...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 12-24-2008, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,232
Posted By MattSharp
SQL: HAVING question

I have two tables, Table A and Table B. Table B has a foreign key to Table A. Table B has one other column, it's a single character. There can be multiple rows in Table B tied to Table A

So you...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-10-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,767
Posted By MattSharp
Downsides to using personal iPhone on corporate network?

I recently discovered that my company will allow my phone to be setup with work e-mail via ActiveSync. It would be nice to have work e-mail and calendar on my phone all the time, but I am thinking...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-02-2008, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By MattSharp
Pretty hard to do that when your video card is...

Pretty hard to do that when your video card is what is dead. I have a one year old MBP with a bad video card.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-02-2008, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By MattSharp
I understand that. But there are always...

I understand that. But there are always disgruntled ex-employees. You see these posts all the time by former Best Buy or Gamestop Employees who let out these secrets about the crap they pull.

I am...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-02-2008, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By MattSharp
It is in their privacy policy. It specifically...

It is in their privacy policy. It specifically says your data is exposed. I didn't know they were going to ask for my admin username/password when I brought it in.

I am just wondering if anyone...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-02-2008, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By MattSharp
How private is your info with Apple Store Geniuses?

I know that the Geek Squad has been accused of looking at people's hard drives and doing who knows what else. Is it safe to assume Apple is more careful about that kind of stuff with people's...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2008, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,808
Posted By MattSharp
Scheduling launchd tasks like cronjobs?

So everywhere I read seems to be encouraing me not to use cronjobs but instead use launchd to run scheduled tasks.

I want to schedule rsync to run every two hours between certain times of the day...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-01-2008, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By MattSharp
A lot of the parts are pretty misc. and useless...

A lot of the parts are pretty misc. and useless to most people (extra IDE cables, parts of cases, etc.). I know that places have electronic recycling, but none of the places I saw mentioned anything...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-01-2008, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By MattSharp
What to do with unneeded computer parts?

So I (like many of you I assume) have amassed quite the cache of cables, cards and other misc. computer parts. There are some that don't work or parts are missing or just aren't needed anymore but...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-13-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,254
Posted By MattSharp
One bump, asking for input...

One bump, asking for input...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-10-2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,254
Posted By MattSharp
Best incremental backup software other than Time Machine

So I am wondering what else people use out there other than Time Machine to do incremental backups?

I don't mean apps like Super Duper or CCC that make bootable images or just back up what...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-19-2008, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,539
Posted By MattSharp
Drobo vs. Stand-alone backup server

I have a dedicated backup server that I currently use to backup all the computers on my network. It's convenient because I already have the hardware and it's just sitting there.

I am not currently...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-14-2008, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 668
Posted By MattSharp
So it's kind of an Inbox Zero approach? You move...

So it's kind of an Inbox Zero approach? You move the ones you replied to and leave the ones you didn't and that's how you tell what you have replied to? Not bad.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-14-2008, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 668
Posted By MattSharp
How to you manage mail on your phone?

I really struggle with finding the best way to manage e-mail on my phone. I don't always feel like writing the reply to emails on my phone and so I want to do it later. Unfortunately there is no...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 04-06-2008, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,492
Posted By MattSharp
Anyone got a basic, easily integrateable, PHP photo gallery script?

I am running a website for a friend that has a custom CMS for a specific task. We would to add photos but also integrated current security and design and whatnot.

When I say security, simply the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-17-2008, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By MattSharp
iPhoto Facebook plugin

I was trying out the iPhoto Facebook plugin and it appears that tagging doesn't work. I couldn't find anyone talking about this anywhere so I wondered if it was just me or what.
Forum: Archival Forum 03-12-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,999
Posted By MattSharp
Which custom dock is that?

Which custom dock is that?
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