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Search: Posts Made By: brightondf
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-07-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,382
Posted By brightondf
i keep the readings display on screen for the...

i keep the readings display on screen for the last couple of days and machine seems to be around 45degrees at turn on then generally sits around 63. but it often starts to rise up to just into the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-06-2011, 05:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,382
Posted By brightondf
i'll give the dust a bit of a clean today.... ...

i'll give the dust a bit of a clean today....
watching the temps for a while yesterday it actually ranged between 41c'ish up to around 70c'ish. upper limit is 76c (168f)and it was around 68c...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-05-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,382
Posted By brightondf
thanks for getting back to me. i have...

thanks for getting back to me.
i have downloaded the temperature monitor and although it is giving me 7 different readings from around the machine the only ones which give a specified upper limit...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-05-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,382
Posted By brightondf
G5 PowerPC keeps powering down??.....

Today my Mac keeps powering down. 3 times so far...
can't see anything obvious. machine doesn't seem hot, in fact it seems slightly cooler than normal. plugs are all fully pushed in etc...
Probably...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-04-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By brightondf
never crossed my mind to start trying different...

never crossed my mind to start trying different monitor settings. simple and couldn't be more effective. what else could i ask for? genius!!
thank you
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-04-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By brightondf
lost top of program menu bar - and its doing my head in grrrr

Am up against the clock trying to get something done for a client. i have some how managed to move the program's menu bar up slightly and now it is behind the Mac menu bar across the top of the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-29-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 25,862
Posted By brightondf
Yeah I am getting the same problem. sending jpgs...

Yeah I am getting the same problem. sending jpgs to clients and they recieve them as imbedded images (which is lower res than the original jpg) and not as an attachment they can just download. when i...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-04-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,801
Posted By brightondf
sorry i should not have even mentioned photos -...

sorry i should not have even mentioned photos - it was probably pointless info.

The Pictures are taken on my proper camera (SLR) then downloaded, photoshopped, captioned etc on my laptop. Then i...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-04-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,801
Posted By brightondf
yeah I must say it is one of the more annoying...

yeah I must say it is one of the more annoying things about the iphone. I am not particular a fan of the phone anyway because it relies so totally on itunes which is really annoying. Itunes just...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-04-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,801
Posted By brightondf
Syncing iPhone 3Gs to laptop and G5 Desktop

I am trying to use my iphone as a modem when out and about so that I can email pictures to magazines and newspapers.
I have susposedly sorted out the tethering but the phone is sync'd to my desktop...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-05-2010, 09:40 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 143,235
Posted By brightondf
ok changed my mind,,, going for a G tech one...

ok changed my mind,,, going for a G tech one since they are also Hitachi mech inside and being in the UK OWC will take ages to get shipped over
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-04-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By brightondf
Hi sorry to come back to an old post that no one...

Hi sorry to come back to an old post that no one seems to have an answer for but I am still getting the same issue with my HD being ejected.
I have now changed the PCI card to a different one made...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-04-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 143,235
Posted By brightondf
Ok thanks for this advice I guess I will be going...

Ok thanks for this advice I guess I will be going for an OWC drive but last question.... Having looked at OWC's site I can't tell if all their drives are Hitachi or just some of them. Any ideas which...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-24-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,268
Posted By brightondf
trial versions of Aperture 2 or Lightroom 2

Hi
am trying to find a trial version of aperture 2. Apple only seems to have a trial version for their Aperture 3 but it doesn't work with my machine the system requirement needs intel processors...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-14-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,796
Posted By brightondf
when i moved a windows HD over to my MAC i had...

when i moved a windows HD over to my MAC i had the same problem. i contacted the manufacturers directly and they talked me through reformatting it to be MAC compatable. dunno if your manufacturers...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-14-2010, 07:52 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 143,235
Posted By brightondf
I have 3 WD drives (500gb and 2x 1TB) they are...

I have 3 WD drives (500gb and 2x 1TB) they are fairly new but have had trouble with 2 of them - (not including them always being ejected - but that is on a different thread and i don't think it is...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-13-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By brightondf
just added my spec details so dunno if that helps...

just added my spec details so dunno if that helps

"I can think of two reasons the drives are dismounting. Not enough power coming thru the USB ports (I know you stated you tried adding ports using...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-27-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By brightondf
External hard drive constantly being ejected

deleted sorry for the repetition.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-24-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By brightondf
External hard drive constantly being ejected

I have 3 external hard drives plugged in via usb2 to my machine. I have recently added a couple of PCI cards to give me more USB ports and I was thinking maybe it was these that were playing up and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-29-2010, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By brightondf
Talking god like genius!

fantastic. thanks for your wisdom, i had a pci card sitting here and hadn't put it in as it looked completely wrong and never would have thought it was going to work. slots in the wrong place etc.......
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-29-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By brightondf
pci-x hassles

Hi all, sorry to join and ask a question but seem to be going round in circles with this..... I am trying to add more usb's to my G5 with an expansion card instead of the external hub type option. it...
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