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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 988
Posted By EvenStranger
I've used terminal to back up drives that behave...

I've used terminal to back up drives that behave this way. One benefit of using terminal's cp command is if a file is hit that is unreadable, the system will attempt to read it for about a minute,...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-24-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,236
Posted By EvenStranger
Is that what the S stands for? :P

Is that what the S stands for? :P
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-24-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 660
Posted By EvenStranger
Check out SwitchResX and see if it'll do what...

Check out SwitchResX and see if it'll do what you're looking for. It's got a 10 day free trial, and if you like it, I think it's less than $20.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-24-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,330
Posted By EvenStranger
I believe it's tied to the DHCP addressing on...

I believe it's tied to the DHCP addressing on your router. If you reboot your computer and it grabs a different address than it had before, the old address may not have cleared out of the address...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-24-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By EvenStranger
If the phone was purchased brand new last...

If the phone was purchased brand new last December from an authorized reseller, take your proof of purchase back into the store, show that it is less than 1 year old and should still be covered under...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-24-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,479
Posted By EvenStranger
If you do choose Best Buy, ask to speak to the...

If you do choose Best Buy, ask to speak to the Apple Solutions Consultant... they are Apple employees assigned to most stores, and help to bring a little bit of the Apple Store culture into Best Buy....
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-24-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,088
Posted By EvenStranger
Correct - MS Office has not been rewritten to...

Correct - MS Office has not been rewritten to support iCloud yet. From various rumors, I would expect it sometime in the future, but no guess as to when. Another option would be to use DropBox to...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-24-2011, 01:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,454
Posted By EvenStranger
Personally, I don't see how this would be any...

Personally, I don't see how this would be any different than purchasing a computer with Adobe Creative Suite or some other expensive software package, but without the original install media. We've...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-18-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,504
Posted By EvenStranger
Typically, the yellow indicator just means that...

Typically, the yellow indicator just means that some setting on the base station isn't optimal for security. It doesn't mean something is necessarily broken, just not the recommended configuration....
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-18-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 772
Posted By EvenStranger
Just spotted this article today... How to...

Just spotted this article today...

How to configure iCloud if you share an Apple ID | Macworld...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-17-2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,777
Posted By EvenStranger
Our organization uses encryption quite a bit, and...

Our organization uses encryption quite a bit, and while I've not used TrueCrypt, I have used WinMagic and it does ok. Currently, though, I'm using FileVault2 instead, as WinMagic didn't have a Lion...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-17-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,480
Posted By EvenStranger
Also, keep in mind Adobe has special pricing for...

Also, keep in mind Adobe has special pricing for the Education market - $299-899 depending on which suite of software you choose.

Adobe Creative Suite for students and teachers | Adobe...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-12-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,244
Posted By EvenStranger
Yes, you can. Graphics will be medium to...

Yes, you can. Graphics will be medium to medium-high at best, but you will have enough performance to raid in the Firelands if that's what you want to do. I have the 13" dual i7 from earlier this...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-12-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,321
Posted By EvenStranger
I do know the phone volume will also dip slightly...

I do know the phone volume will also dip slightly if an email or message comes in, causing a noticeable volume decrease for a second before returning to normal. Don't know why this would coincide...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-12-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,793
Posted By EvenStranger
Once you have created the new Administrator...

Once you have created the new Administrator account, log in as Administrator, open Accounts (Users and Groups), unlock the pane, select your old account and click the checkbox to Allow user to...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-12-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,767
Posted By EvenStranger
Congrats on the new job, and hope it provides the...

Congrats on the new job, and hope it provides the springboard to much better opportunities. Never stop looking for the next one. My wife doesn't understand that concept, considers it being "disloyal"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,200
Posted By EvenStranger
It's a MacBook Pro, Nick... just a slight...

It's a MacBook Pro, Nick... just a slight confusion with nomenclature.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-28-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,340
Posted By EvenStranger
You might want to consider a powered USB hub...

You might want to consider a powered USB hub connected to the rear ports. The front ports are on a lower powered board connected by a thin copper wire and aren't going to be as robust as the rear...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,200
Posted By EvenStranger
The driver is provided by the manufacturer of the...

The driver is provided by the manufacturer of the device, in this case Sony, and is available at the link I posted above.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-28-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,095
Posted By EvenStranger
There's never any new and definite information...

There's never any new and definite information until the product is released and the info is posted to Apple's website. Until then, just rumor and speculation. Agreed with Nick - if you need it now,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,200
Posted By EvenStranger
According to this...

According to this (http://pro.sony.com/bbsc/ssr/cat-recmedia/cat-recmediaxdcamex/resource.downloads.bbsccms-assets-mkt-recmedia-downloads-upgrades.shtml) you may need to install the updated driver...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-28-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By EvenStranger
One of the benefits of the Pentagon building is a...

One of the benefits of the Pentagon building is a person can walk from any point in the building to another in less than seven minutes. I can see a similar claim once the new Apple campus is...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-28-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 753
Posted By EvenStranger
First thing I'd do is rename your wireless...

First thing I'd do is rename your wireless something other than Linksys. I turned on my wireless card to scan for wifi nodes on a drive home a while back - in about 15 miles, I passed nearly 600...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-28-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,172
Posted By EvenStranger
It certainly sounds like a possible power supply...

It certainly sounds like a possible power supply issue. However, the capacitors on that model both on the logic board and in the power supply are suspect, and until they can be visually inspected for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,947
Posted By EvenStranger
Out of curiosity, if you open System...

Out of curiosity, if you open System Preferences->Sound and go through the various alert sounds, does it sound like any of those? Particularly "Tink" and "Frog."

Have you ever installed or played...
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