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If you really want to know just how appallingly... 626 Views / 12 Replies  
If you really want to know just how appallingly bad Apple Maps are, try leaving the USA. The level of detail is shockingly bad and there's very little local data. It's actually unusable. As a long...
Posted by taldrich, on Dec 10, 2012 at 07:07 AM, in iPhone Apps
Thanks, I managed to work around it by... 1,230 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks, I managed to work around it by downloading all Apps to iTunes and then syncing with the phone. I didn't find the offending App, however!
Posted by taldrich, on Oct 19, 2011 at 08:08 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Downloading Apps to new iPhone 1,230 Views / 3 Replies  
I have successfully restored my new iPhone 4S from the Cloud. However, when trying to get my Apps to download, I get an error message "The iTunes store is unable to process your request. An item on...
Posted by taldrich, on Oct 18, 2011 at 08:47 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Page numbering imported from Word into Pages 362 Views / 0 Replies  
I recently imported a document from Word into Pages. The originator had put in Word auto page numbering. I worked on the document for two weeks and ignored the page numbering, which, while it works...
Posted by taldrich, on Sep 10, 2011 at 12:41 PM, in Applications
Getting back to the point of the original post: ... 1,281 Views / 32 Replies  
Getting back to the point of the original post: this is where Apple is chipping away at the loyalty of diehard supporters such as myself. I can tether my iPhone to other devices, my iPad can tether...
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 6, 2011 at 06:13 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
It is an absolute money grab, and goes against a... 3,146 Views / 32 Replies  
It is an absolute money grab, and goes against a key element of the Apple ethos: that they make devices that are slicker and cleverer, that work together in clever ways.

I really never thought I'd...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 12, 2010 at 04:56 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Likemost of the posters here, I am an avid ebook... 1,344 Views / 22 Replies  
Likemost of the posters here, I am an avid ebook reader. I have the Kindle, Sony, and now, the iPad.

My initial conclusion is that, unless you spend a lot of time of the beach or by the pool (and...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 12, 2010 at 04:50 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Well I have been unable to connect my iPad to my... 3,146 Views / 32 Replies  
Well I have been unable to connect my iPad to my iPhone via Bluetooth. Steve has now said that you can't tether the iPad. I am incredibly disappointed. Why on earth would I want to pay extra for a 3g...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 9, 2010 at 04:22 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK well here's the Mac article that confirms this... 500 Views / 3 Replies  
OK well here's the Mac article that confirms this new 'benefit', apparently since September 10.

MobileMe: Service Updates as of September 10, 2009 (http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3794)
...
Posted by taldrich, on Sep 18, 2009 at 05:18 AM, in Applications
Well this just happened to me - but only after I... 500 Views / 3 Replies  
Well this just happened to me - but only after I installed Snow Leopard on my machines. Since your post is dated July, I assume Snow Leopard was not the cause of your problem.

I have tried...
Posted by taldrich, on Sep 17, 2009 at 02:48 PM, in Applications
Also, if I delete the server using Directory... 503 Views / 7 Replies  
Also, if I delete the server using Directory utility, then add it again, all works fine, until I restart my computer.
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 22, 2009 at 05:08 AM, in Applications
Yes, Apple's CalDav server on Leopard. 503 Views / 7 Replies  
Yes, Apple's CalDav server on Leopard.
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 22, 2009 at 05:04 AM, in Applications
CalDav 503 Views / 7 Replies  
Just wondering what other users' experiences are of the iCal/CalDav server. We have implemented it at my office recently, and it seems to work well, EXCEPT that when trying to add attendees from a...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 22, 2009 at 04:38 AM, in Applications
Mail not allowing me to create 'To Do' items 217 Views / 0 Replies  
One of my computers (relatively new iMac) is not allowing me to create 'To Do' items from within Mail. This is a feature I use regularly, and this is frustrating me.

When I click 'To Do' ✔ in a...
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 15, 2009 at 10:57 AM, in Applications
Well it's 8 months down the line and I'm pretty... 12,264 Views / 11 Replies  
Well it's 8 months down the line and I'm pretty pleased. But the caveat is that I had to throw money at it. I upgraded to an Intel iMac which uses the 802.11n standard. I also swapped out my...
Posted by taldrich, on Nov 13, 2008 at 11:45 AM, in Networking
Thanks - I ended up with TextWrangler which did... 401 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks - I ended up with TextWrangler which did the job fine. The result has a fairly industrial look to it, but it does the job.
Posted by taldrich, on Nov 12, 2008 at 07:22 AM, in Applications
Finder Table of Contents 401 Views / 6 Replies  
I have just sent a CD of data to someone that contains many folders and sub-folders. I also allow remote users to view this data remotely as a Workgroup on our server. I am continuously updating...
Posted by taldrich, on Nov 10, 2008 at 02:48 AM, in Applications
iCal not publishing 250 Views / 0 Replies  
For some reason my iCal periodically stops publishing my calendars. It seems to be working fine over MobileMe, but subscribers to my calendars aren't seeing anything.

Anyone else experiencing...
Posted by taldrich, on Nov 4, 2008 at 11:15 AM, in Applications
Bebook ereader 465 Views / 0 Replies  
So I bought the new Bebook ereader because it says that it's Mac compatible. You just hook it up via USB and it shows as an external drive.

You then just transfer your ebooks onto the machine and...
Posted by taldrich, on Oct 21, 2008 at 11:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
UK O2 Visual Voicemail problems 1,381 Views / 0 Replies  
Recently I've been getting frequently the message 'Visual Voicemail is currently unavailable'. Anyone else having this problem? I can't work out (and O2 are particularly unhelpful) whether this is...
Posted by taldrich, on Sep 4, 2008 at 10:48 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Bottom line: a so-called enterprise ready phone... 5,616 Views / 14 Replies  
Bottom line: a so-called enterprise ready phone like the iPhone cannot even sync with Mac originated calendars running on its own servers. This is a big, big fault. I only half understand the...
Posted by taldrich, on Sep 2, 2008 at 01:19 PM, in Applications
Any CEO who thinks he needs that number of... 2,735 Views / 22 Replies  
Any CEO who thinks he needs that number of contacts is a control freak. It means he's losing the bigger picture if he routinely concentrates on such detail. I'll bet Steve Jobs has a few hundred...
Posted by taldrich, on Aug 31, 2008 at 06:03 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Mood music ready and playing when the... 654 Views / 10 Replies  
Mood music ready and playing when the unsuspecting young lady is escorted in.......
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 29, 2008 at 09:56 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK understood. I think Apple need to work on... 10,365 Views / 5 Replies  
OK understood. I think Apple need to work on some damage limitation, because between the MobileMe mess, the iPhone 2.0 mess and the iPhone activation mess, there is a lot of bad publicity going...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 24, 2008 at 07:01 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone apps don't work 10,365 Views / 5 Replies  
I have gone a little crazy buying apps for my iPhone. They worked fine when I got them, but then they stopped working a few days later.

I did a 'restore' from iTunes, and downloaded again the...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 24, 2008 at 06:18 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone email query 292 Views / 0 Replies  
OK, so a bright spark came up with the idea of forwarding one's main email account to .Mac, in order to get this account via push email on the iPhone.

The trouble is that then, one's replies are...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 24, 2008 at 05:37 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
For me, I have a disconnect on Push addresses... 1,143 Views / 34 Replies  
For me, I have a disconnect on Push addresses from my computers.

If I change an address on my iPhone or on MobileMe web site, it feeds back to my computer and iPhone almost instantaneously.
...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 16, 2008 at 07:13 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK have tried this and it works - BUT - I needed... 2,512 Views / 17 Replies  
OK have tried this and it works - BUT - I needed to still use the outgoing mail server of my own email account, as .Mac and .Me won't allow the relaying of third party email addresses. Works a treat...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 16, 2008 at 07:08 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Neat solution, but I assume this only works with... 2,512 Views / 17 Replies  
Neat solution, but I assume this only works with one alternative email address?
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 16, 2008 at 03:31 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Same here. I think it's a gimmick to pump up... 425 Views / 2 Replies  
Same here. I think it's a gimmick to pump up demand in advance of launch. They'd be mad to not have enough stock.

Interestingly, my two colleagues who are Blackberry addicts intend to buy...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 8, 2008 at 05:47 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Time Capsule read only problem 991 Views / 0 Replies  
After a 3 day marathon (about a month ago) getting my data wirelessly onto the Time Capsule via Time Machine, I am suddenly getting an error message that my Time Capsule is Read Only and I need to...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 8, 2008 at 05:43 AM, in Networking
Mac Compatible Photocopier printer with management software 291 Views / 0 Replies  
I am looking for an office photocopier and printer which can be networked, and which can monitor and report on each user's usage.

We already have an old photocopier that handles PIN numbers, so we...
Posted by taldrich, on Jul 1, 2008 at 10:44 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
iPhone Call back feature not working with voicemail 518 Views / 1 Replies  
When I've listened to a message on Visual Voicemail, I often try to call back to the caller, using the call back feature on VV. All I get is 'call failed'. I can go to that person's entry in my...
Posted by taldrich, on Jun 18, 2008 at 11:10 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
One thing I am certain of is that it is not your... 1,573 Views / 3 Replies  
One thing I am certain of is that it is not your printer or your Limewire. I have this problem on computers in my office (London), home (London) and home (France). They are machines from G4 to...
Posted by taldrich, on May 14, 2008 at 06:57 AM, in Applications
Problem with Pogo online games 1,573 Views / 3 Replies  
Ever since I upgraded to Leopard, I seem to have have problems with Pogo online games, on all my Macs, which include new iMac, Macbook & G4 Powerbook, whether using Safari or Firefox.

It sometimes...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 24, 2008 at 07:24 AM, in Applications
It can be done, but everyone I speak to about it... 842 Views / 10 Replies  
It can be done, but everyone I speak to about it has had problems. Better to stick with the service agreement in US, I think.
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 23, 2008 at 02:13 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I had the Parrot (Parrot France, Parrot.com.... 3,952 Views / 14 Replies  
I had the Parrot (Parrot France, Parrot.com. Parrot SA, Bluetooth. Actualités kits mains-libres Parrot France. (http://www.parrot.com)) fitted on my VW Touareg recently, which also has an AUX connector...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 23, 2008 at 01:37 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK well I now have the answer. In the UK, in... 2,035 Views / 1 Replies  
OK well I now have the answer. In the UK, in February, O2 upgraded quite considerably our price plans for the iPhone. More minutes & texts. At the same time, they forgot to restore all the...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 5, 2008 at 06:10 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone Conference calling not working in UK? 2,035 Views / 1 Replies  
I am in the UK. For some reason I am unable to make conference calls at the moment on my iPhone. I have done so in the past.

O2 insist there are no network problems, and it's true that I can get...
Posted by taldrich, on Apr 3, 2008 at 09:28 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Mail quitting on start up 301 Views / 0 Replies  
On my iMac G5, I have been unable to open Mail for the last few weeks.

When I try to start it, I get the spinning pizza, then it just quits and asks me if I want to ignore or report to Apple.

I...
Posted by taldrich, on Mar 16, 2008 at 02:30 PM, in Applications
LOL. Point taken. But If I RTFM then it wouldn't... 12,264 Views / 11 Replies  
LOL. Point taken. But If I RTFM then it wouldn't be such fun!
Posted by taldrich, on Mar 15, 2008 at 03:13 PM, in Networking
Thanks for the input. I guess the answer is to... 12,264 Views / 11 Replies  
Thanks for the input. I guess the answer is to do a wired back up first time out.
Posted by taldrich, on Mar 15, 2008 at 10:04 AM, in Networking
Time Capsule backup very slow 12,264 Views / 11 Replies  
Well I'm thrilled (in theory) with my new 1TB Time Capsule.

I have set it up with an Airtunes Airport Express, and a second Airport Express to extend the network.

At the time of writing, my...
Posted by taldrich, on Mar 15, 2008 at 05:36 AM, in Networking
How to delete iChat effects? 4,494 Views / 3 Replies  
OK here's one that has me grinning from ear to ear, but is potentially damaging for my friend. On iChat, you can add your own photos for the custom backgrounds in Video Effects.

In an amusing but...
Posted by taldrich, on Feb 21, 2008 at 07:26 AM, in Applications
Nope - searched for it everywhere 497 Views / 2 Replies  
Nope - searched for it everywhere
Posted by taldrich, on Feb 14, 2008 at 05:25 AM, in Applications
iSync Conflict Resolver disappeared 497 Views / 2 Replies  
I have an iSync conflict. On one of my machines (iMac G%), for some reason the conflict resolver window doesn't appear, although the conflict resolver programme does start up and I can see it in the...
Posted by taldrich, on Feb 13, 2008 at 06:25 PM, in Applications
I have one of these as my back up phone and I... 809 Views / 2 Replies  
I have one of these as my back up phone and I have to say I love it.

Motorola Micro-T Cellullar Phone - Brick Phone is Back ! (http://tinyurl.com/22r8ad)

I pull it out any time my friends get...
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 16, 2008 at 11:41 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Doesn't surprise me. But my point is that even... 889 Views / 10 Replies  
Doesn't surprise me. But my point is that even if 2.5G is technically slower (and it isn't for optimised sites such as BBC mobile), the overall experience is better on the iPhone and is worth the...
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 16, 2008 at 07:50 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I've been using the iPhone for 2 months now (UK).... 889 Views / 10 Replies  
I've been using the iPhone for 2 months now (UK). My view is that Edge vs 3G isn't that big an issue, but then again, I am in London, so the Cloud wifi network is pretty widespread. I also find...
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 16, 2008 at 07:26 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Pretty damn impressive. Got to the right part of... 3,521 Views / 24 Replies  
Pretty damn impressive. Got to the right part of my street, even.
Posted by taldrich, on Jan 16, 2008 at 07:16 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
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