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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-20-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,898
Posted By skippers
I tried the page and here is what it gave me: ...

I tried the page and here is what it gave me:

Download: 1.58 Mb/s
Upload: 0.01 Mb/s
Ping 80 ms
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-20-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,898
Posted By skippers
Yes web pages very slow to load, FTP ceased to...

Yes web pages very slow to load, FTP ceased to connect, yahoo mail struggling to attach files, mac mail no longer sending emails but still receiving.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-18-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,898
Posted By skippers
Looping an animation

I have a mac mini, 10.4.11. 2GB memory, 667 MHz

The 2 laptops in the house have a good wireless connection
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-17-2010, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,898
Posted By skippers
What kind of info are you looking for me to...

What kind of info are you looking for me to supply? Pages are taking much longer to load, and sometimes not at all.

When I asked 'Virus?' I was referring to the worm, is this a virus causing the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-17-2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,898
Posted By skippers
Question Slow wireless - Virus?

Wireless connection suddenly slowed down and it has been like it for a couple of weeks now. Checked the router and it seems to be ok and located well.

I did a virus scan and Worm.SomeFool.D was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-04-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 767
Posted By skippers
I did screw around with the FontCollections and...

I did screw around with the FontCollections and Fonts folders a while ago when I was transferring fonts from another machine!

Can you download updates for dashboard?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-04-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 767
Posted By skippers
Dashboard fonts screwed

The fonts in my dashboard translator are all screwed up like this:

porqué no podr*a usted pedir que él diga

Any idea what the problem could be? cheers!!:Oops:
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-01-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 685
Posted By skippers
Angry Mac Mini wireless range

The airport on my wireless mac mini doesn't have a strong signal. It has to be right next to the router for it to work. I have a sitecom wireless extender but have been going round in circles trying...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2009, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
ok after a call to BT the wireless is working...

ok after a call to BT the wireless is working again. The problem now though is that because my mac mini doesn't pick up the signal I need to use a Sitecom Wireless Extender. This was working in the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
it's a BT Home Hub

it's a BT Home Hub
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2009, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
I wasn't aware of that, so thank you. ...

I wasn't aware of that, so thank you.

problem now though, i can't get access with username and password
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2009, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
I have a screenshot of the old IP settings. I...

I have a screenshot of the old IP settings. I take it I put these details into Network in System Preferences? The problem is when I go to this a message pops up saying "your network settings have...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
yes the main router

yes the main router
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
I've reset the router and now the network...

I've reset the router and now the network settings in system preferences have disappeared.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By skippers
Thumbs down Resetting router problem

I've been trying to set up a sitecom wireless extender for my mac mini to get the internet working on it. Instead I have failed and when resetting the router now 2 other laptops can't access the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-28-2009, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,863
Posted By skippers
without the extender how will I find a signal? or...

without the extender how will I find a signal? or should I buy a new airport card or something?

I have been told that I should change the extender IP address to .253 at the end as my Hub is using...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-28-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,863
Posted By skippers
Well this is the help text below if I was using a...

Well this is the help text below if I was using a PC. I am a Mac boy and have no idea where to start! I've reset the hardware anyway. Any help would be great, if someone could translate the PC talk...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-26-2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,863
Posted By skippers
Yes a different ISP. My iBook has no problem with...

Yes a different ISP. My iBook has no problem with the wireless.

It's 2 pieces of hardware plus the software. The extender plugs into the mains and then a USB stick plugs into the mac mini picking...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-26-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,863
Posted By skippers
Any ideas people?

Any ideas people?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-25-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,863
Posted By skippers
Red face Sitecom wireless range extender

My mac mini never has a strong airport range so I use a Sitecom wireless range extender. This worked fine until I moved into a different house. The software tells me that it is connected and airport...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 11-15-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 550
Posted By skippers
Thumbs down Wirelss connection problem

Im having a problem with my wireless connection. Staying in a hostel and yesterday I had no trouble connecting with the password. Today airport tells me that it connected but the browser isnt...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-28-2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By skippers
I've also just noticed it could be the power lead...

I've also just noticed it could be the power lead causing the problem. When it is not plugged in there doesn't seem to be a problem.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-25-2009, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By skippers
I've just noticed that the flickering triggers...

I've just noticed that the flickering triggers the brightness to go down a couple of notches so I have to press the brightness key to put it back up again.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-24-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By skippers
How do you set security on the wifi? I'm not...

How do you set security on the wifi? I'm not quite sure about the key either? I can't remember having a nokia phone ever attached. Is it possible this could have been triggered by someone else using...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-24-2009, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By skippers
Angry Screen flickering

My screen starts to flicker from time to time. Sometimes during this it cuts to a black screen or even shuts down. Before it would change to a dark screen where you could just make out the image on...
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