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Forum: iOS and Apps 11-14-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,724
Posted By orbit79
Reminders & Zimbra CalDAV

At work I use Zimbra for my email, calendar, and task list manager. At home I do I use iCloud for everything other than mail, choosing to use gmail instead. Now, I have set up a CalDAV account on my...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-30-2011, 04:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 9,110
Posted By orbit79
Turn Off Messages App on iPad

Hi all,

I know I can disable the Message app on iPad through the settings, but is there a way to remove it altogether? My niece, daughter, and ex partner all use my iPad from time to time and I'd...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-09-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By orbit79
Trialing a New Way of Handling Dock

Hi all,

Currently I like to run a fairly minimal dock, just firefox, adium, and itunes (the three apps I use daily), everything else gets launched via spotlight.

I had an idea a while ago,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,084
Posted By orbit79
I have a Canon MP640. Supposedly I simply need to...

I have a Canon MP640. Supposedly I simply need to do a Apple Software Update in order to get scanning working, however the update doesn't appear when doing so. I had to log into Windows in order to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,221
Posted By orbit79
Question Lion Turned Admin User Into Root User

Hi all,

I upgraded to Lion and have had some troubles. For some reason (possibly self inflicted) the account I used in snow leopard now thinks it's the root user in Lion. Is there some way I can...
Forum: iOS and Apps 06-30-2011, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 896
Posted By orbit79
Love/Hate Relationship With Folders

Ok, I have, for a fair while now, organised my apps by putting all my favourites on the 2nd page (first page left as standard) and then organising all my other apps into folders on my 3rd page. This...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-22-2011, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By orbit79
Open up /Users/YourUserName/.profile in something...

Open up /Users/YourUserName/.profile in something like textwrangler, which can handle hidden files. Then add something like:

export PATH="path/to/application":$PATH

I think that should work,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-22-2011, 03:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,780
Posted By orbit79
Yeah I've checked the login items and there's...

Yeah I've checked the login items and there's nothing there (other than what's been discussed) that I think could possibly be affecting it.

Regarding the servers, for anyone with experience with...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2011, 05:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,780
Posted By orbit79
When I first read that I thought "I bet that's...

When I first read that I thought "I bet that's it" but sadly it didn't help either. I'm thinking I might just have to live with it on. Although it'll bug me lol
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2011, 04:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,780
Posted By orbit79
Thanks for your help but sadly no luck. I...

Thanks for your help but sadly no luck. I disabled logmein and it didn't help, so I don't think that's the problem either.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-19-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,780
Posted By orbit79
Question File Sharing Keeps Turning Itself On

Hi all,

During my studies I have been running all sorts of servers on my mac. Now I'm wanting to turn them all off as I have finished. I can disable file sharing in the system preferences, but on...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-07-2011, 11:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,451
Posted By orbit79
Thanks for that. I checked used both methods and...

Thanks for that. I checked used both methods and noticed that quicktime was in each but flash was missing. Interestingly enough, quicktime started working after checking. With regards to flash, I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-07-2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,451
Posted By orbit79
Flash Not Working with Firefox 4

Hi guys,

I recently decided to install firefox 4, now that a few more of the addons I use have been updated to work with it. For some reason though, neither flash or quicktime player seem to work...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-24-2011, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,702
Posted By orbit79
Thank you, I erroneously posted it there and was...

Thank you, I erroneously posted it there and was going to ask for it to be moved as soon as I returned to my computer.

Cheers
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-24-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,702
Posted By orbit79
Trackpad for iMac looks fairly useful in Mac OS X Lion

I don't currently use the trackpad, opting instead for the magic mouse, which I find really good. However, after previewing some of Mac OS X Lion stuff, it's looking increasingly gesture based, which...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-23-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,258
Posted By orbit79
Question Appigo Todo Sync with iCal

Hi all,

I've been using Appigo Todo on iPhone and iPad for some time. I am currently using Appigo Sync in order to sync with my iCal calendars. Annoyingly, all my iCal calendars show up in Todo,...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-17-2011, 11:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,949
Posted By orbit79
Forgive me if this goes against forum rules, it...

Forgive me if this goes against forum rules, it is not intentional. But, would it be possible for somebody for the OP to install a copy of VLC for iPad if he had access to the ipa file? It really is...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-17-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 815
Posted By orbit79
I'd recommend trying to contact Apple first about...

I'd recommend trying to contact Apple first about it just in case they're willing to help. If not, this might be your only option. Oh, did you register a backup address with your gmail account, for...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-16-2011, 12:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By orbit79
Anything which doesn't rely on an on screen...

Anything which doesn't rely on an on screen control pad would be good. I don't find these work particularly well personally. Adventure games work very well imho.
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-02-2011, 11:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,362
Posted By orbit79
Adventure Games for iPad

I've always enjoyed adventure games and have found (as have many I'm sure) that they are very well suited to iDevices. I've played through Monkey Island SE, and am currently playing through Monkey...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-15-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,704
Posted By orbit79
Haha I did use the word 'somewhat' for a reason...

Haha I did use the word 'somewhat' for a reason :P

I'm aware that it's not terrible, and was just interested in how noticeable it is to other people (apparently not too bad) and if shaving it...
Forum: Archival Forum 12-15-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,783
Posted By orbit79
It might seem a tad boring but I'm rocking one of...

It might seem a tad boring but I'm rocking one of the Apple supplied wallpapers this month. I'm not sure why so many people shrink their dock down so much, I prefer to only keep apps I regularly use...
Forum: Archival Forum 12-15-2010, 01:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,851
Posted By orbit79
Some nice shots, well done. Not sure mine really...

Some nice shots, well done. Not sure mine really compares, but I was happy with it nonetheless. I'm not sure why it won't show up in the message but here's the link:

Photo...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-15-2010, 12:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,704
Posted By orbit79
Even at 31 I'm starting not to care quite as much...

Even at 31 I'm starting not to care quite as much about my appearance as I used to. Hair loss is still something which worries me however, I guess this will hopefully fade as I get older (and balder...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2010, 11:58 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 15,567
Posted By orbit79
Wow, Australia really does have lousy speeds. ...

Wow, Australia really does have lousy speeds.

http://www.speedtest.net/result/1071308795.png (http://www.speedtest.net)

And I'm close to the exchange, most people aren't so lucky.
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