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Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-14-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,792
Posted By bluefox9er
imac is really frustrating me when it comes to burning discs..

Hi guys, I am having some serious stress with my iMac when it comes to burning discs.

If I wish to burn a folder of photos etc on DVD, the iMac does this beautifully and effortlessly, but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,289
Posted By bluefox9er
Lion '' gestures''..

Have installed LION osx on my iMac and my macbook pro and playing around with this..but the gestures thing whilst irritating to start with has now become a major annoyance and huge frustration. why...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-22-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By bluefox9er
welcome to your new mac...i too switched over...

welcome to your new mac...i too switched over from windows and echo osxx's answers, but to be fair there isnt a significant difference in the way your phone interacts with a mac.

you will love the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-22-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 624
Posted By bluefox9er
DVD and conversion help..

Hi..I am trying to think about converting dvd's on my iMac os x 10.6.6 so i can play them back on my iPad.

This was simple enough on my windows PC to rip a DVD as the DVD reader was set to read...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-22-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 827
Posted By bluefox9er
I hate saying this, but think first about what...

I hate saying this, but think first about what you want your computer to do for you.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-15-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,727
Posted By bluefox9er
what a strange thing to say. games on the...

what a strange thing to say. games on the nintendo ds are infinitely more playable on a ds than they are on an ipod/ipad/iphone
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-07-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,335
Posted By bluefox9er
totally agree that you have to pay multiple times...

totally agree that you have to pay multiple times for the same app just because you want to use it on a different bit of hardware, but then this is the apple tax we have to pay to be one of the cool...
Forum: Apple TV 01-04-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 624
Posted By bluefox9er
Noob Apple TV Q..

Ok, got an Apple TV for christmas, I personally have never ever really had the need for this sort of device, but now I have one I'll make the most of it.

I have set it up just fine with an HDMI...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-01-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
I have added a WD passport drive formatted to Mac...

I have added a WD passport drive formatted to Mac OS X Journaled and it shows up fine on my macbook pro when it is attached to my iMac.

I believe that formatting drives to work with both windows...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 01-01-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 91,346
Posted By bluefox9er
I have the 'expensive' set up and still have no...

I have the 'expensive' set up and still have no control over how to order photos in the order I WANT. I am beginning to dislike iPhotos more and more.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-31-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
Lol..yep, believe it or not, It was unlocked via...

Lol..yep, believe it or not, It was unlocked via admin password, and still greyed out. Im just going to have to live without this 'feature' of owning a mac, its far too frustrating....even more so...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
the problem I am having is where the drives are...

the problem I am having is where the drives are under 'shared' folders there is a box next to it called' users', and the '+' and '-' keys are greyed out, so i cant add users to it :-( everything is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
hi, and thanks so much for your continued help. i...

hi, and thanks so much for your continued help. i have done exactly as you have suggested above,with all permissions etc turned on but my macbook pro still won't recognise any external drives under...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
Making progress... Ok, I can now get BOTH...

Making progress...

Ok, I can now get BOTH the imac and the mac book pro to recognise each other in the 'shared' folder and transfer files.

However, despite turning on 'share' options, none of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 05:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
both computers access the internet via a wireless...

both computers access the internet via a wireless router.

when i purchased the mac system the guys in the apple store told me not to worry about anti virus or firewall software as macs are not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 04:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
Hi, I have file sharing and printer sharing...

Hi, I have file sharing and printer sharing turned ' on' on both machines, and for the purpose of trying to get this to work, set 'read and write' to all users
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-30-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 855
Posted By bluefox9er
Network help..am I being too ambitious with what a mac can do?

Hi Guys, I am a windows convert now using an imac and a mac book pro.

This is what i am trying to achieve:

1.I want my imac to recognise my macbook pro and if I need, to be able to add...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-28-2010, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
that looks like a fix to stop guest accounts...

that looks like a fix to stop guest accounts deleting data. this was a guest account deleting an ADMIN ACCOUNT. when I did the non-destructive recovery, everything was as it should be. your weblink...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
my system is updated with every single update as...

my system is updated with every single update as soon as they happen and also my mac is 'cleaned' with 'cleanmymac' and onyx. by all accounts this bug isn't fixed, according to the apple guy.

he...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
Hi Bob..I did a re-install and recovered my old...

Hi Bob..I did a re-install and recovered my old account and everything is as it should be. Now..here's the kicker..

apparently there is a HUGE bug in Mac Osx 10 that causes Guest accounts to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
Hi Bob, the side panel dosn't even list my admin...

Hi Bob, the side panel dosn't even list my admin account. I called apple and they told me to do a re-install and then re-instate my time machine back up
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
Hi Bob..I tried that, it juts exits out of the...

Hi Bob..I tried that, it juts exits out of the guest log on and a new guest log on box appears.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,988
Posted By bluefox9er
if you know a thing or 2 about high end gear, why...

if you know a thing or 2 about high end gear, why would you buy from best buy? i dont buy TV sets from a grocery store...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2010, 10:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By bluefox9er
mac behaving VERY badly...

Hi..I have had my first hair teraing out of my head experience with my mac. I have a quad core i5 imac (27 inch) and had to force a shutdown of my mac as it had crashed.

Before I rebooted, I...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-17-2010, 07:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By bluefox9er
i'm fairly smart. have a couple of bachelors...

i'm fairly smart. have a couple of bachelors degrees and a masters, and no matter how hard I try, i just dont 'get' twitter..i REALLY don't.
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