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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-04-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,468
Posted By jobborrow
Well since using the battery App and using...

Well since using the battery App and using overnight charges, my iPhone 4 lasts a day. I unplug it at 8am ish and it usually goes back on charge around 1am ish. By 1am it's very low under 10%. I...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,468
Posted By jobborrow
Actually in the end I bought the pro version, it...

Actually in the end I bought the pro version, it only cost 0.59! I will do its calibration process tonight. Should I set the trickle charge to 120mins?
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,468
Posted By jobborrow
On my iPhone 4 BatteryDoctor opens then closes...

On my iPhone 4 BatteryDoctor opens then closes immediately??
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,468
Posted By jobborrow
Re calibration: I sort of did it last night, but...

Re calibration: I sort of did it last night, but it was only about 20% when I plugged it in, so I need to run down more tonight. O2 told me do do this, they said they battery will 100% even when it's...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,468
Posted By jobborrow
iPhone 4 battery life

I'm suffering from iPhone 4 battery life paranoia! Usual for with any new Apple products!

My concern is that my new iPhone 4 has a duff battery. I'm sure others have spoken about this, but I...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-13-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,619
Posted By jobborrow
Maybe that's what happened. Really annoying. I...

Maybe that's what happened. Really annoying. I will have to seek out all the apps again, most won't be a problem. Just annoying. I guess the moral of the story is; once uploaded and back up, check...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-13-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,619
Posted By jobborrow
Thanks for the reply. I tried to do a full...

Thanks for the reply. I tried to do a full repair, it says the disk appears to be fine, it has a Mac area and a windows partition (FAT). The strange thing is all my files that aren't dmg file are...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-13-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,619
Posted By jobborrow
Corrupted DMG files on external drive...

Hi

I have an external drive where I store loads of stuff, one of the things I store there is lots of apps, some of which I can get again. However, there are a few that will be hard to get again...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 09:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,567
Posted By jobborrow
Interesting Bobtomay, I might try that too, I've...

Interesting Bobtomay, I might try that too, I've heard people talking about the flash beta....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,567
Posted By jobborrow
Flash does make the CPU work really hard, it's...

Flash does make the CPU work really hard, it's evil!!! But despite the workload on the CPU it shouldn't really be going all choppy.

The only time I've had issues with browsers freezing due to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By jobborrow
Well, my Macbook Pro will get really hot, (which...

Well, my Macbook Pro will get really hot, (which I believe to be normal) but the fan isn't interested, others have said this too, I can't understand it, even my old PC Laptop would wind up some when...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By jobborrow
Maybe I'm the cause of the problem, I initially...

Maybe I'm the cause of the problem, I initially installed SMCfancontrol as I thought my machine was hot, but maybe it was functioning perfectly, then I tried fancontrol, then I removed that, and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By jobborrow
With regards to SMCfancontrol, yes I do have...

With regards to SMCfancontrol, yes I do have that, I don't use it all the time, I have the minimum set to 2000RPM not the max.

I have done plenty of restarts and I do roam some, just not every...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By jobborrow
Do your fans speed up?

I've posted about heat before, so I hope you don't think I'm being boring... But why doesn't my fan ever speed up on my 13" unibody MBP 2009? The other day whilst using Skype, my CPU A Temp got to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,489
Posted By jobborrow
I have taken to using a Flash Blocker, great...

I have taken to using a Flash Blocker, great idea, if there's flash I want to see, I just Ok it and I'm away. The worst type of flash is the repeating type (from my experience) the type that just...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-31-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 671
Posted By jobborrow
May I 2nd the congrats! I totally understand the...

May I 2nd the congrats! I totally understand the over protective issue!!! There's something about a brand new 13" Macbook Pro that causes you to be paranoid about everything (could be the price!!!...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,335
Posted By jobborrow
You know what Chscag, I have often thought of...

You know what Chscag, I have often thought of that, I use a Logitech stand at the moment, and I'm never afraid to enjoy my cup of tea or coffee on my desk, safe in knowledge that if it went over, my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2010, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,422
Posted By jobborrow
I noticed this on mine, if I'm using it in a room...

I noticed this on mine, if I'm using it in a room with dim lights at night, it keeps dimming in an annoying way. Just like nospeed said, shutting off the ambient light feature solved it.

In the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,335
Posted By jobborrow
idrinorbarsaku I like the look of your...

idrinorbarsaku

I like the look of your stand, but I can't see it well enough from the tiny picture, any chance you could post some bigger ones?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-24-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,335
Posted By jobborrow
That looks like a great stand, tell me, on their...

That looks like a great stand, tell me, on their website it says that it helps with heat as it acts like a heatsink. Like the poster here, I use my MBP as my main desktop as well when I'm on the move...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-24-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 68,847
Posted By jobborrow
This has all been a very amusing read.....!

This has all been a very amusing read.....!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-24-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,700
Posted By jobborrow
Bootcamp and Windows 7 on 2009 MacBook Pro 13" =...

Bootcamp and Windows 7 on 2009 MacBook Pro 13" = The computer running at the heat of a million volcanoes!!!

Craziness!!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-22-2010, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,952
Posted By jobborrow
It will be a year old just before Christmas 2010,...

It will be a year old just before Christmas 2010, so I could get it then if I so chose...

Thanks for your thoughts
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-22-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,281
Posted By jobborrow
Mine's the same, been stressing about it - I...

Mine's the same, been stressing about it - I think it's just the way of things.....

Try not to think about it and enjoy your Mac.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-22-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,952
Posted By jobborrow
Maybe next Christmas I'll get me an Applecare...

Maybe next Christmas I'll get me an Applecare then.... I guess it's worth it. I used to treat my Windows PCs like crap (they usually lasted for ages), but there's something about the Mac that just...
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