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Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-17-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,069
Posted By Mark W
I have a Time Capsule - didn't even realise that...

I have a Time Capsule - didn't even realise that was turned on.
Will give it a try, thanks :)

Out of interest, why would that cause a kernel panic?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-17-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,069
Posted By Mark W
Kernel Panics

I've been getting kernel panics recently (maybe once per week). I've tried doing all the normal repairs and so on and no luck. Other than reinstalling OSX, does anyone have any suggestions?

This...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-02-2010, 05:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 513
Posted By Mark W
Macbook Pro Wifi

Hi everyone,

I'm having an issue with the wifi on my Macbook Pro (17" 2009 model).

Other computers on the network, including a new 13" Macbook Air are hitting speeds of about 47mbps. The...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-10-2009, 07:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,215
Posted By Mark W
iPhone 3GS with current sim card?

So here in the UK, O2 aren't planning on letting iPhone 3G customers upgrade to the 3GS - no way, no how.

However, they do plan on selling the 3GS on Pay as you Go.
Now... this gave me an idea:...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-03-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 433
Posted By Mark W
Login Items

Currently I have a load of login items so that when I log in everything I need is ready for me to start work. However, this has become a bit of an annoyance if say, I have to quickly grab something...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-22-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 538
Posted By Mark W
You would need to register for a US store...

You would need to register for a US store account, but yeah, I do it all the time for apps as it works out cheaper and tv shows as the US store has ones the UK store doesn't
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-01-2009, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,062
Posted By Mark W
I think you'll find it was to do with iLife 09 ;)...

I think you'll find it was to do with iLife 09 ;)

Mine too was delayed - and then shipped the day iLife 09 started shipping - others have reported the same
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-01-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,358
Posted By Mark W
Each person has their own ethics, so Khris' right...

Each person has their own ethics, so Khris' right and wrong is probably very different to other people's.

However, if you think it is okay to keep something which came your way by error, then your...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-06-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 556
Posted By Mark W
Thanks for the reply Jaygray. For anyone...

Thanks for the reply Jaygray.

For anyone else experiencing the problem, it turned out security was the problem - Time Capsule likes to use WPA which my adaptor didn't support.
In the end I had to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-05-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 556
Posted By Mark W
Airport Problems

Hi everyone,

I'm having a bit of problem with Airport on Time Capsule.
My Mac works fine but my PC is being a pain - when I try to connect it says "Waiting for the network..." for ages, then just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-03-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 632
Posted By Mark W
You wouldn't have a problem running AutoCAD in...

You wouldn't have a problem running AutoCAD in Parallels on a MBP.

It seems like you know the benefits of Macs over PCs - and really it comes down to personal choice.
We're not going to say "You...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-02-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,177
Posted By Mark W
Start using it as soon as you get it :D Memory...

Start using it as soon as you get it :D
Memory can be upgraded whenever you like.



To avoid legal issues.
Malware exists for Macs, it never used to and Apple was very boastful about this....
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 11-30-2008, 12:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 32,774
Posted By Mark W
I am in the UK and you can buy iPhones without...

I am in the UK and you can buy iPhones without service plans, so it must be possible.
How, I don't know.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-27-2008, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By Mark W
QFT When I bought my first Mac, everyone...

QFT

When I bought my first Mac, everyone recommended AppleCare. I have found it a waste of money.

If there is anything wrong with it, you will certainly find out about it within a year of use -...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-23-2008, 08:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,386
Posted By Mark W
I would recommend you print out all E-Mails, take...

I would recommend you print out all E-Mails, take them into your local police station and just see what they say. And I would do that ASAP.
They won't take the laptop off you because they don't have...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-23-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 596
Posted By Mark W
The best part is the comments where people are:...

The best part is the comments where people are: asking (on the Internet, which has supposedly crashed) if it's true, other people saying "that couldn't happen!" because they obviously know everything...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-22-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By Mark W
(Sorry, people replied while I was typing my...

(Sorry, people replied while I was typing my message. Content is below anyway)


For the start-up items:
System preferences --> Accounts --> Your account --> Login Items
Select the items you do...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-18-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,230
Posted By Mark W
The ones that annoy me are when people are trying...

The ones that annoy me are when people are trying to be clever, and get it wrong.
Like when people say "you and I" when they mean "me and you", because someone once corrected them when they used "me...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-18-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,288
Posted By Mark W
Couldn't be bothered to get all the actual stuff,...

Couldn't be bothered to get all the actual stuff, but I always keep the boxes:

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c245/ProfPiggy/IMG_0130.jpg
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-18-2008, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 611
Posted By Mark W
1) 2.1 will be fine. The difference is minimal,...

1) 2.1 will be fine. The difference is minimal, and even 2.1 is still above what most manufacturers offer.

2) Hard to say, you also have to remember that the formatted space is less. With a 160GB...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-18-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By Mark W
The most likely culprit is: Preferences -->...

The most likely culprit is:
Preferences --> Composing --> Automatically cc myself
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-09-2008, 01:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,223
Posted By Mark W
You cannot upgrade the RAM in the MBA

You cannot upgrade the RAM in the MBA
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-08-2008, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,362
Posted By Mark W
Change your E-Mail account password and notify...

Change your E-Mail account password and notify your provider.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-07-2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,513
Posted By Mark W
The MacBook's hard drive is like the RAM, defined...

The MacBook's hard drive is like the RAM, defined as user-replaceable.

You can do what you are saying without any problems and without voiding the warranty - just make sure that you have the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-07-2008, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 653
Posted By Mark W
I think that is terrible advice: your opinion is...

I think that is terrible advice: your opinion is if you're friends make a cry for help you should completely abandon them? I'm glad I'm not your friend...

From what you said, they didn't even...
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