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Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-25-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 335
Posted By morty1
New WD640gb HDD problems

Hi all,
I recently upgraded my hdd to a western digital 640gb & had read decent reviews about it.The problem is that the drive doesn't spin down & eats the battery & obviously creates additional...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-01-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 513
Posted By morty1
yep it does whir but it makes virtually the same...

yep it does whir but it makes virtually the same sound when it loads a disc as if the head is travelling from start to end disc position and it is loud,it never used to do it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-01-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 513
Posted By morty1
dvd drive engages when booting up

hi all,
this has only just started and wonder if anyone else has had this problem.
everytime i boot up the dvd/cd player engages and disengages and its driving me nuts or is it a sign that its on...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-24-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,771
Posted By morty1
hi all, received a replacement drive from...

hi all,
received a replacement drive from amazon & i can't believe WD are saying this is a quiet drive,its as loud as the first.so it must be the standard noise level.my stock fujitsu 250gb is...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-21-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,541
Posted By morty1
if you can afford it ,i would go for the time...

if you can afford it ,i would go for the time capsule it works flawlessly in the background.some people say they have a hard time setting it up,opened the box ,loaded the disc,followed the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-20-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 371
Posted By morty1
File vault gone mad

hi all,
as like so many i had filevault on and before i knew it there was so much info in it that i can't switch it off.
I used an external hd and cloned my drive using a WD scorpio Blue 640gb....
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-19-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,771
Posted By morty1
i think thats the problem harry they never used...

i think thats the problem harry they never used enough feathers to make it whisper proof.:Cool:
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-18-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,771
Posted By morty1
cheers, anyone recommend a reasonably quiet drive...

cheers, anyone recommend a reasonably quiet drive ( i know that this may be suggestive as everyone is different) as i tend to watch movies & programmes on mbp and theres no way you could sit and do...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-18-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 920
Posted By morty1
thanks for help mate much appreciated. i think...

thanks for help mate much appreciated.
i think a warning should flag up on file vault saying once you have used more than 45% of hd your stuffed.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-18-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,771
Posted By morty1
WD Scorpio Blue 640GB noisy as **** and then some

hi all,
just a quick question, have just installed the WD Scorpio Blue 640 GB drive to expand my poultry stock 250gb as i had heard good things about it.only problem is, it's pretty **** noisy, yep...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-17-2010, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 920
Posted By morty1
Angry file vault problems

hi all,
the other day i was backing up using time machine as usual when i was met with a message saying, time machine requires a drive with atleast 640gb to complete back up.i have a 250gb hd fitted...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By morty1
Question sounds like you've got a kernel panic, basically...

sounds like you've got a kernel panic, basically unix is having a breakdown. it usually occurs due to a hardware glitch.
if restarting doesn't solve the problem detach everything thats not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-27-2009, 02:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By morty1
hi all, well the plot thickens, i've installed...

hi all,
well the plot thickens, i've installed word for mac & tried open office and i'm starting to go insane. using word it reads the doc fine as you would expect and heres the weird bit. if i send...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-19-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By morty1
i'll be a bit more specific,i receive a word doc...

i'll be a bit more specific,i receive a word doc then open in pages, all i do is input data into the doc not changing anything framewise on the doc. imagine a spread sheet with blank squares...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-19-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By morty1
i'll give it a try, so much for iworks 09 making...

i'll give it a try, so much for iworks 09 making it easier to read and send word docs
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-19-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By morty1
losing info when sending word doc to pc users

hi all,
being a newb to mac , literally. i receive word docs and have no problem reading and amending using pages. the problem is that when i export back to word to email the completed doc back,the...
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