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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By oxband
My roommate said she didn't get error messages....

My roommate said she didn't get error messages. She isn't sure what it means to be set up from scratch. She bought the router new and checked with our internet provider to see if it's compatible.
...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By oxband
I'll have to check with my roommate. Thanks!

I'll have to check with my roommate. Thanks!
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By oxband
It's a Motorolla modem and Cisco router. Thoughts?

It's a Motorolla modem and Cisco router. Thoughts?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-02-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By oxband
I keep getting scary messages. Are they a problem?

I recently moved into a house and have been using the wireless. Usually every day at some point I cannot sign into Facebook or gmail and I get a message like this:

"Something is currently...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 328
Posted By oxband
Why don't I hear the loop sample syncing with the track?

My computer is a new refurbished MBP and it has, over the past month, a bunch of times given me a grey screen and told me to reboot. Today it did it twice. Below I'm attaching the console logs from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By oxband
Doh! I know some things I just dont have the CDs...

Doh! I know some things I just dont have the CDs for anymore - like FCP7 - so id rather not do that. but what you say makes sense...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By oxband
My computer has some issues. Should I do Migration Assistant to my new computer?

I have a new MBP. But I've decided to return it for a different model refurbished one with more processing power. In the two weeks I've had it, it's done some wonky things: one time I got the grey...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By oxband
No....I'm not. I have 5 more days!

No....I'm not. I have 5 more days!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By oxband
I could see the difference being noticeable if...

I could see the difference being noticeable if I'm exporting large files or trying to render large things. Wouldn't it mean a noticeable difference there?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-06-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By oxband
How much faster is the 2.6GHz Quad-core I7 than the 2.3GHz I7?

I recently bought this computer: Refurbished 15.4-inch MacBook Pro 2.3GHz Quad-core Intel i7 with Retina Display - Apple Store (U.S.)...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-31-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By oxband
Can I run two external monitors at once with my MBP so I have 3 going at once?

I do film editing. I want to have 3 monitors going at once, my MBP and two externals. Can I do that? I can connect the monitors with thunderbolt. But I'm not quite sure how to do this.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By oxband
I just got a new MBP so I just dont know if I'll...

I just got a new MBP so I just dont know if I'll use this old one anymore. It's so heavy so it's not convenient to keep as a second computer to take on trips.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By oxband
I have a 17" MBP with power issues. How can I sell it?

I have a 17" MBP from 2009. It works fine....but if it goes to sleep can't be reopened without shutting off. And sometimes you need to start it multiple times for the start up to work. The Apple...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-28-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By oxband
Are there hubs that let me connect multiple Thunderbolt devices at once?

I want to be able to connect an external hard drive and two monitors at once to my 15 inch retina MBP. It has two thunderbolt ports. Are there thunderbolt hubs that let me plug multiple thunderbolt...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-28-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By oxband
I burn a lot of DVDs. Thoughts on the Samsung DVD drive? Should I try another?

I burn a lot of DVDs and CDs of the stuff I make. I just bought a new MBP and need a DVD device.

I was thinking of this Samsung device....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-26-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 557
Posted By oxband
How can I transfer programs from my 10.7.5 computer to my new MBP?

I just bought a refurbished MBP. I imagine it'll be coming with 10.9 installed.

I'm using a computer with 10.7.5. By now, I have so many applications on it, including some that I bought years ago...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By oxband
So, I'm choosing between these three. I'm...

So, I'm choosing between these three. I'm tempted to go with the first. The video card might not be as great as the others.....but it's got a faster processor than option 2, the one with the better...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By oxband
Advice on a refurbished MBP: 16 or 8 RAM? which video card? which processor?

My 17" MBP from 2009 has had power issues and runs mad slow. I've taken it to a bunch of mac repair places and no-one seems to be able to fix it. Alas. Time for a new machine.

I'm looking at...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-05-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By oxband
What's faster: a MBP with a 3.06 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or 2.3GHz Quad-core Intel i7?

I have a MBP that is showing age. I'm thinking of a buying a new (well, refurbished) one.

I was looking online to compare speeds but I couldn't find the answer. So, simply put, I'm looking at a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-05-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 400
Posted By oxband
Should I give up hope that my MBP can be fixed?

I have a 2009 17" MBP that has had power issues for a while. If I close the screen to put it to sleep, if I open it and it's not connected to a power source, it turns off. Then, when I restart it, I...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-19-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 939
Posted By oxband
A webpage creator that lets me link multiple outside domains in the same page?

I want to build a personal website. I'm looking at website creator services (like Weebly or Squarespace). I want to be able to link the total page to something like myname.com and I want a subpage to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-06-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By oxband
I ran it from Disc Utility. I dont have the discs...

I ran it from Disc Utility. I dont have the discs on me this second. Should I try to do that instead?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By oxband
I ran Disk Verify....and it checked out as OK....

I ran Disk Verify....and it checked out as OK. new thought?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By oxband
I reset SMC. But i have the same problem that I...

I reset SMC. But i have the same problem that I put my computer in sleep but instead of quickly waking it, it woke up slowly as if the battery had drained out with the bars slowly filling in white on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By oxband
Suggestions for trouble shooting?

So my 2009 MBP has been acting weird lately.

Almost every time I put it to sleep, it won't go to sleep, so I open it later and the battery has drained down to 0%.

Today, twice I closed it and...
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