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Search: Posts Made By: PerryLynch
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-24-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,846
Posted By PerryLynch
I've been using the W7 beta, and so far, I can...

I've been using the W7 beta, and so far, I can tell you that I'm not really impressed. Aside from a more unix-like attempt at a file structure, and a less intrusive User Access Control than Vista,...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-20-2008, 11:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,996
Posted By PerryLynch
I routinely run VMWare Fusion to handle multiple...

I routinely run VMWare Fusion to handle multiple instances of Word '07, Visio '07, and some security tools. The more RAM you have, the better off you'll be, but I've had no issue at all with running...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-04-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,140
Posted By PerryLynch
Yes, you can easily transfer your data from one...

Yes, you can easily transfer your data from one mac to another. Although, it might be more difficult if you can not access the system Preferences menu at all.

Do you have any friends with iMacs...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-22-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,088
Posted By PerryLynch
Also: you get no tax breaks by renting. But a...

Also: you get no tax breaks by renting. But a condo has a mortgage, and thus, mortgage interest, and a mortgage interest deduction. As in: If you are in a 28% tax rate bracket, and have a $1300...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-18-2008, 09:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 13,230
Posted By PerryLynch
Take a combined approach: 1 - move or copy all...

Take a combined approach:
1 - move or copy all of your data to a network share.
2 - create a new admin-level user account
3 - log in as the new admin user and delete the old account as described...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-16-2008, 10:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 578
Posted By PerryLynch
Are you saying that you'd like to physically...

Are you saying that you'd like to physically connect your xbox to the linksys router, and then wirelessly connect it to the O2 router to get to the Internet? That may be possible, but you are most...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-11-2008, 07:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,910
Posted By PerryLynch
Home office: 1 Mac Book Pro 1 Dell laptop 3...

Home office:
1 Mac Book Pro
1 Dell laptop
3 Servers
1 X-Box (hey, it's networked)
1 Generic PC

Living Room:
1 PS-3 (hey, it's networked)
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 07-10-2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,492
Posted By PerryLynch
I've been looking at two recently for my Little...

I've been looking at two recently for my Little Brother - www.godaddy.com and www.1and1.com - both are reasonably priced, offer competitive services, shopping carts, etc., and can be set up with very...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-09-2008, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By PerryLynch
Cool Well, here's the deal on that: You've got to work...

Well, here's the deal on that: You've got to work somewhere, right? And if you are the diligent employee, who is enthusiastic about what you do, then I might find sensitive corporate data on your...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-09-2008, 09:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,290
Posted By PerryLynch
By XP side of your laptop, I'm assuming you are...

By XP side of your laptop, I'm assuming you are running in Bootcamp, so the OS is controlling the airport card directly?

If this is the case, then you've probably just got a minor configuration...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,729
Posted By PerryLynch
Yeah, but the problem is, I NEED the 10-key. That...

Yeah, but the problem is, I NEED the 10-key. That is not an option. So as much as I like the look of the Dinovo series, unless it comes with the 10-key section, supports an Intel Mac running 10.5.x,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,729
Posted By PerryLynch
Question What is the Best Bluetooth Keyboard?

Right now, if I were designing my own bluetooth keyboard to market, it would have the following items:

1. Native Blue tooth support for the Mac, without the use of an external USB/radio.
2....
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,153
Posted By PerryLynch
You are exactly the person I need to talk to: A...

You are exactly the person I need to talk to: A satisfied S530 owner. I've been a long-term Logitech keyboard user, but I have the MX-5000, which pairs up to my MBP, but the 10-key pad doesn't work...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-27-2008, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,653
Posted By PerryLynch
If you have unlimited data (or even just their...

If you have unlimited data (or even just their version of it), do you really need texting? wouldn't it be more cost-effective to use an AIM/Y!/Messenger client? Please tell me there is an Adium-like...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-17-2008, 06:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By PerryLynch
You don't want a switch. Most of the cable/DSL...

You don't want a switch. Most of the cable/DSL ISPs will only give you one IP address. So either get a router, or disconnect the PC from the network altogether.

If it's money that's holding you...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-13-2008, 08:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,204
Posted By PerryLynch
You are definitely the money mule in a mail fraud...

You are definitely the money mule in a mail fraud scam. Here in the US, your best place to go with this information would be http://postalinspectors.uspis.gov/ and/or the FBI. I don't know enough...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-22-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,820
Posted By PerryLynch
Have you considered using an appliance-based...

Have you considered using an appliance-based solution? If all you are doing is file storage and maybe sharing a printer, check these out:...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-15-2008, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By PerryLynch
Agreed. it's a hard thing to do. But there are...

Agreed. it's a hard thing to do. But there are systems out there that will do it for you - google Data Leak Protection or Data Leak Prevention - Websense has an amazing one, that works very well. but...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-15-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,248
Posted By PerryLynch
If you are mainly doing 2D work, you should be...

If you are mainly doing 2D work, you should be able to do it within Fusion. I do a fair amount of Visio diagrams on my MBP, with 4 GB RAM, and have had no issues so far. Fusion 2.0 has some...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-15-2008, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By PerryLynch
Ouch. OK, there are no simple solutions for this...

Ouch. OK, there are no simple solutions for this one. And there are few technical controls that are effective against stupidity. :-/ But, here's what you can do:

First, make sure that the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-15-2008, 06:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,202
Posted By PerryLynch
GroovyLinuxGuy, CWA107, and Pixelbaker all have...

GroovyLinuxGuy, CWA107, and Pixelbaker all have the right ideas for you. Here's my $0.02 worth to go along with it:

1. Drop a firewall - ANY FIREWALL - in front of that network. Your professional...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-14-2008, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,096
Posted By PerryLynch
There is a cooperative effort between DMVs, in...

There is a cooperative effort between DMVs, in the form of a central database. Your out-of-state records may not be available to any patrol officer right away, but the databases are sync'ed up...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-14-2008, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By PerryLynch
Once you've hit 'send,' you need to let go. ;-) ...

Once you've hit 'send,' you need to let go. ;-)

Seriously, once it's beyond your mail server, there is no real easy way to limit it's inclusion in other files, documents, etc. This is why you...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-14-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 814
Posted By PerryLynch
The big advantage of N vs G is really just the...

The big advantage of N vs G is really just the speed in which you can wirelessly access files from other systems within your own network. Your Internet connection will always top out at 5 or 6 Mbps...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-13-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,154
Posted By PerryLynch
If you are using any Windows OS for that file...

If you are using any Windows OS for that file server, format all the drives as NTFS, so that it will be more efficient and secure. Connecting to it via SMB or CIFS from your mac will not require that...
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