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Forum: iOS and Apps 06-17-2009, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By Gethin
Happened to me too Leave it connected to...

Happened to me too

Leave it connected to the computer and you *should* get an "iphone activated" message after a period of time. Mine took about 10 mins

I *think* during the upgrade process it...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-23-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,326
Posted By Gethin
When you install a new HD, you can do a restore...

When you install a new HD, you can do a restore from a Time Machine backup, provided you have a Leopard Install disk - right?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By Gethin
Sherman - you're right - I do need a bigger HD....

Sherman - you're right - I do need a bigger HD. This is really just a temporary measure until I can get that sorted.

MacBurg - thanks for the hint on Macaroni. Got 4GB back from doing that. Had...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2008, 06:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By Gethin
Nah - I don't really do Podcasts. Besides,...

Nah - I don't really do Podcasts.

Besides, it wouldn't account for the difference in the size of the iTunes library folder as shown in Finder and within iTunes itself - as the podcast files...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2008, 05:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By Gethin
Need some space saving ideas!

I have a MB with a 120GB hard drive on it. It's 4GB away from being full (mainly music and pictures) and I need to create some space to have an XP installation via VMWare Fusion so I can work from...
Forum: iOS and Apps 08-03-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,172
Posted By Gethin
iPhone Maps problem

I have a new iPhone, bought in the UK. My wife has an iTouch bought in the US. Both are synced with a MacBook bought in the US. which has always been set up as Region = United Kingdom

When we use...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2007, 11:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,321
Posted By Gethin
Software Update problems in Leopard

Upgraded to Leopard at the weekend on 2 machines:
1) iMac G5 - via Erase and install
2) MacBook - via Archive and install

Since that point I've been having a problem with Software update. It...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-26-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,296
Posted By Gethin
Surely this is the software company's fault....

Surely this is the software company's fault. They've had plenty of time and access to pre-release versions to enable them to develop robust versions of their code that works on Leopard
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-16-2007, 04:33 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,949
Posted By Gethin
I'm assuming that it'll be possible to do an...

I'm assuming that it'll be possible to do an upgrade direct from from Panther to Leopard. Looked on the Apple site but can't find anything conclusive.

My Intel Macbook has Tiger but the G5 iMac...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-21-2007, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 652
Posted By Gethin
I'm guessing that some of your music collection...

I'm guessing that some of your music collection was first ripped on your PC before you got a Mac?

If so it may be that they've been imported onto the Mac as Read Only.

To get round this,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-13-2007, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 792
Posted By Gethin
Networked hard drives

Looking to buy an external hard drive and network it if this is possible. My set up is:

Macbook 80GB hard drive running Tiger
iMac G5 250GB hard drive running Panther
Wireless network via a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2007, 05:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Gethin
Thanks for the offer, although if the ease of the...

Thanks for the offer, although if the ease of the install is anything to go by (even in my jetlagged state after a flight back from Australia!) then I probably won't need it! Will post the link when...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-08-2007, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Gethin
Nice one MHC I've never used PHP or...

Nice one MHC

I've never used PHP or configured anything like that on my webspace but I had it up and running within 20 minutes - and that includes the time to download it and read the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-08-2007, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Gethin
Blog software

Hi

Looking for a decent blog package for Mac that I can host on my own webspace. Have been using the blog facility in iWeb but it's a bit basic and I'd like something that has the ability for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-06-2007, 02:45 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,493
Posted By Gethin
Dunno if you've seen this but there's a load of...

Dunno if you've seen this but there's a load of cool stuff here:
http://www.apple.com/pro/tips/
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-18-2007, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By Gethin
As an update - I returned the Extreme to the...

As an update - I returned the Extreme to the Apple Store yesterday. Turns out there's been a number of people who thought the same as me and have been returning them
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-13-2007, 02:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By Gethin
That's the issue I'm running into. My Netgear is...

That's the issue I'm running into. My Netgear is both a Modem and a Router - I assumed the Extreme was too - but it's just a router. I wanted to get rid of the Netgear completely but I can't as the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-12-2007, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By Gethin
New Airport Extreme - am i being dense?

Just bought a new Airport Extreme unit from the Apple Store. I wanted it to replace my NetGear router as the wireless stopped working and I have to connect using an Ethernet cable.

I had in my...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-27-2006, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,102
Posted By Gethin
I was trying to do something similar and found...

I was trying to do something similar and found this like which seems to have worked:

http://www.dougscripts.com/itunes/itinfo/sharedlib.php

Only problem is now that you can't have both users...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 12-26-2006, 04:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 552
Posted By Gethin
iTunes with multi users

Trying to get iTunes configured so my wife and I can share our iTunes library across two user accounts

Followed the advice in this document (http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=93195)...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 12-26-2006, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 963
Posted By Gethin
DJ software

Just bought a MacBook and I'm looking for some suggestions for decent DJ software - main reason I need it is for DJing at hockey games

I need something that will hopefully do the following: ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-19-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,625
Posted By Gethin
Cheers for the reply rman - puts my mind at rest...

Cheers for the reply rman - puts my mind at rest - didn't want to have to shell out for 2 full price licences!

Having never done an upgrade would be interested to hear the answer to Zoolook's...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-19-2006, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,625
Posted By Gethin
OS Upgrade question: For when Leopard does come out

Bought an iMacG5 about 2 years ago and I'm still running Panther on it. Have just ordered a MacBook which will be running Tiger. It hardly seems worth upgrading the iMac if Leopard will be out in the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-02-2006, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,169
Posted By Gethin
I'm in the UK but my kid brother is studying at a...

I'm in the UK but my kid brother is studying at a Uni in the US. Does anyone know if I could buy a Mac on his behalf and get the student discount? I can transfer the money to him and get him to do it...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 07-17-2006, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 950
Posted By Gethin
Create a playlist, drag everything you want on...

Create a playlist, drag everything you want on the pod into that and select the "Update Selected playlists" option?
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