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Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-04-2009, 06:26 AM
Replies: 10,661
Views: 870,628
Posted By wicker_man
Zimmers Hole- Hair Doesn't Grow On Steel

Zimmers Hole- Hair Doesn't Grow On Steel
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-03-2009, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 368,780
Posted By wicker_man
It's a Griffin PowerMate (the person 2 posts...

It's a Griffin PowerMate (the person 2 posts above asked the same question, and it was answered in the post above yours!)

It's useful for scrolling on long web pages/documents, as well as a jog...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-30-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 368,780
Posted By wicker_man
That looks a lot like the desk/shelving of my old...

That looks a lot like the desk/shelving of my old hall room! (Trafalgar Hall at University of Portsmouth) Which uni are you at?

I also have the same fridge as you!

My old room:...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-30-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 368,780
Posted By wicker_man
Here's my setup in my room of my uni house. Best...

Here's my setup in my room of my uni house. Best I could do with the space...

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/wicker_man666/wm_setup_jan09.jpg

MacBook Pro 15" (matte) 2.2GHz Santa Rosa,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-13-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,341
Posted By wicker_man
I have personally owned Western Digital and...

I have personally owned Western Digital and Samsung hard drives and had no issues.

I have a 160GB WD in my G4 Cube which has worked fine for almost 2 years, and two WD My Book Pro drives (just...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-31-2008, 05:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,075
Posted By wicker_man
I think it actually looks quite good for a PC! ...

I think it actually looks quite good for a PC!

It's about time manufacturers started making different designs which are not highly influenced by Apple computers.

(Although I'd still go for a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2008, 04:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
Just thought I'd update the thread, I've removed...

Just thought I'd update the thread, I've removed my XP partition and the file is gone!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-22-2008, 09:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
You can probably tell I've never used Terminal...

You can probably tell I've never used Terminal before!

I tried it on the second file and it says:

rm: "." and ".." may not be removed
remove ./.bash_history?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
OK, tried seeing what the file is, and it comes...

OK, tried seeing what the file is, and it comes up as:
./.Trash

Then tried the

-exec rm -i {} \;

and it says:

rm: ./.Trash: is a directory
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2008, 05:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
I've tried restarting so my Windows partition is...

I've tried restarting so my Windows partition is mounted and the file is present, but I get the same (albeit with different numbers and startup time/file creation date).



I have tried this, but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-19-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
OK, here it is:

OK, here it is:
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-19-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
It was an upgrade, but I used disk utility to...

It was an upgrade, but I used disk utility to completely erase my Tiger installation before installing Leopard.

I do remember that my MBP froze whilst shutting down when at the Apple store before...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-18-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
Tried repairing permissions, but it's still...

Tried repairing permissions, but it's still appearing.

If I view the trash in detail view, it is an alias, and is Zero KB in size.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-11-2008, 01:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
It has now just appeared earlier without...

It has now just appeared earlier without restarting.

A google search brings up nothing. Any ideas here?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-11-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,203
Posted By wicker_man
It looks in your Movies folder. I have an...

It looks in your Movies folder.

I have an alias of a folder on my external hard drive in my movie folder, so it can read my movies and DVD rips in front row, so you could create an alias if you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2008, 06:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,037
Posted By wicker_man
Strange File In Trash

I have recently noticed a random strange file appearing in my Trash on startup:

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/wicker_man666/strangefileintrash.png

It doesn't delete when I empty the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-08-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
My MacBook Pro is only 9 months old, but I did...

My MacBook Pro is only 9 months old, but I did buy the 3 years AppleCare (only £58.75 for HE students) when purchasing because it was my first 'expensive' computer purchase which is to last me...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-07-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
Just thought I'd update the thread, I took my...

Just thought I'd update the thread, I took my MacBook Pro to an Apple Store, the Genius checked it out and gave me a brand new battery.

Everything seems to be fine now!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-10-2008, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10,661
Views: 870,628
Posted By wicker_man
Alestorm- Heavy Metal Pirates

Alestorm- Heavy Metal Pirates
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-08-2008, 04:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
Mine does not give a warning, it just powers off...

Mine does not give a warning, it just powers off (it doesn't go to sleep).



Yep I'm suspecting there's something wrong with the battery, that's why I'm going to take it to the Apple store as...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-07-2008, 06:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
I have been away for a week so have not had a...

I have been away for a week so have not had a chance to use my MBP much, but I have now noticed that when running on battery power, when the power level drops below 60% or so, it just totally dies as...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-24-2008, 06:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
OK, maybe not. This morning, I needed to...

OK, maybe not.

This morning, I needed to plug the mains in again for it to start up, it showed 0% charge, and health was 70%.

It was fully charged last night at 100%.

The battery does not...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-22-2008, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
I tried calibrating the battery, it is now...

I tried calibrating the battery, it is now showing as 85% health, and seemed to hold it's charge last night.

Hopefully it will continue to work fine.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
Thanks, but I have already checked and the update...

Thanks, but I have already checked and the update is for computers purchased between February 2006 and April 2007, and the battery recall until May 2007. I purchased in September 2007.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2008, 07:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By wicker_man
Lost charge overnight

This morning, I attempted to switch my MacBook Pro on, but it didn't start up or show any signs of life. It wasn't until I plugged the power adapter in that it started working, and when booted into...
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