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Mount 943 Views / 9 Replies  
I actually did order one of theirs, I think the first one on the list.. with an extra adhesive mount just case. Great advice... never heard of the company but looks fantastic. Now if Hyundai only had...
Posted by PHoynak, on Feb 27, 2016 at 06:12 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Mount 943 Views / 9 Replies  
Yes, eventually they slide down and fall out... Not sure if it has something to so with the silicone from the Apple batter case making it too slippery?
Posted by PHoynak, on Feb 27, 2016 at 01:07 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone Car Mount 943 Views / 9 Replies  
Can anyone suggest a good car mount for the iPhone 6s? I have a 2014 Hyundai Accent and currently use one that clips to the heater/ac vent. The issue is the phone will eventually slip out and fall. I...
Posted by PHoynak, on Feb 27, 2016 at 11:46 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
ATT iPhone 6s 416 Views / 0 Replies  
I have an ATT iPhone 6S that I recently switched to T-Mobile but the coverage is spotty at best in Southern NJ. I think the phone can also be used with Verizon or am I wrong? When I checked on their...
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 13, 2015 at 08:27 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iTunes on NAS 270 Views / 1 Replies  
I have my wife's iTunes library on a NAS device because it was taking too much space on her laptop. I didn't trash the old iTunes library in case we ran into trouble which I think we did. I noticed...
Posted by PHoynak, on Aug 23, 2015 at 12:33 PM, in Applications
Asustor NAS 970 Views / 4 Replies  
Dumb question..... if I create a share on my Asustor NAS and move my wife's iTunes library there will I be able to use time machine to back that up? I would have the drive mounted at boot but since...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jul 7, 2015 at 08:10 PM, in Networking
iTunes Server 970 Views / 4 Replies  
My wife's notebook is getting full and I want it move her iTunes library to an external drive. Is the WD Mycloud a good option? If not is there a better one? I would want her to be able to not have...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jul 5, 2015 at 09:37 PM, in Networking
IMac 27 1,207 Views / 5 Replies  
I tried to get the iMac to serve as the second display to the macbook but couldn't get that to work either. Do I need a thunderbolt cable even though the macbook only has mini display port?
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 29, 2014 at 09:56 PM, in Mac Desktops
iMac 27 Inch 1,207 Views / 5 Replies  
I have an 27 inch iMac with Thunderbolt and I want to use my late 2009 white Macbook as a second display if possible. I bought a mini displayport cable with the hopes of using target display mode but...
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 28, 2014 at 02:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
Download 711 Views / 7 Replies  
I downloaded the OS X combo update and it took about 2 minutes.
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 20, 2014 at 02:24 PM, in Mac OS X
The weird thing is it works fine on my iPad Air... 1,357 Views / 6 Replies  
The weird thing is it works fine on my iPad Air running iOS 8. There was just a new update on Tuesday I believe but yes does not mention iOS 8, but it working on the iPad is perplexing.
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 20, 2014 at 12:26 PM, in iPhone Apps
Slow Downloads 711 Views / 7 Replies  
Apple software updates are taking a long time since about Weds. I know everyone is downloading iOS8, etc but I am trying to DL the Mavericks update and it tells me it will take 1 day to DL the 139 MB...
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 20, 2014 at 12:17 PM, in Mac OS X
Real Racing 3 1,357 Views / 6 Replies  
Real Racing 3 does not run on my iPhone 6 Plus. It starts up, says the phone seems to be running sluggishly and then freezes. Does anyone else have this issue with the new iPhone and/or iOS 8?
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 20, 2014 at 11:20 AM, in iPhone Apps
Raid 557 Views / 5 Replies  
So basically the best thing to do is pull both drives out, put 2 bigger drives in, build a new array and transfer the itunes library from tone if the old drives?
Posted by PHoynak, on Aug 6, 2014 at 11:43 AM, in Mac Desktops
Raid 557 Views / 5 Replies  
I have a Lacie 2big Thunderbolt with 2 2TB drives set up as a mirrored raid array. When I am ready to increase the storage what is the best way to do so? I used Disk Utility to create the Raid when...
Posted by PHoynak, on Aug 5, 2014 at 08:39 PM, in Mac Desktops
FreeNAS 671 Views / 4 Replies  
I was thinking of building a Freenas for my home network and do not know if the following configuration is possible. I would like to back up my iTunes library to it and use it server as a Plex server...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jun 26, 2014 at 07:56 PM, in Networking
Clamshell iBook 1,713 Views / 8 Replies  
My wife was given a Blue Clamshell iMac from a friend. What is the most ram I can install in it and what is the highest version of OS X I can install. It has one USB and one Firewire port. It has a...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jun 21, 2014 at 12:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Update 1,423 Views / 9 Replies  
I installed Tech Tool Pro 7 and it found no errors. The smart test passed so I am officially stumped.
Posted by PHoynak, on Apr 6, 2014 at 04:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Firmware 1,423 Views / 9 Replies  
Yes I booted from the USB stick supplied by OWC and from the cd I burned from the disc image downloaded from their site. Same outcome.
Posted by PHoynak, on Apr 6, 2014 at 11:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Update 1,423 Views / 9 Replies  
Thanks, I looked and there are no updates available.

Yes, it boots to Linux after you pick the name of your Mac (Macbook 6,1) and then boots to Linux. When it starts to read the new firmware it...
Posted by PHoynak, on Apr 6, 2014 at 09:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
EFI 1,423 Views / 9 Replies  
Yes, it boots to Linux. When I looked at the files on the usb drive it uses some form of Ubuntu to apply the update.

I bought the Macbook used from Mac of All Trades a few weeks back. it it...
Posted by PHoynak, on Apr 6, 2014 at 08:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
OWC SSD Firmware 1,423 Views / 9 Replies  
I have a 2009 Macbook (6,1) and tried to update the firmware of my OWC SSD Mercury Electra 6G but it keeps failing due to the firmware being corrupted.

OWC had me repair permissions, reset the...
Posted by PHoynak, on Apr 5, 2014 at 06:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Safari 3,419 Views / 20 Replies  
I meant the icon to open up the open web pages and flip through them like on the phone.

Thanks.
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 18, 2013 at 08:30 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Safari iOS 7 ipAd Mini 3,419 Views / 20 Replies  
On Safari on my iPad mini the options for bookmarks, tabs etc do not show up like they do on my iPhone. Is there a setting I am missing?
Posted by PHoynak, on Sep 18, 2013 at 08:15 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Raid 196 Views / 1 Replies  
I'm looking to get a new raid enclosure for my iMac. Is thunderbolt or USB3 the best way to go?
Posted by PHoynak, on Nov 30, 2012 at 09:52 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks, I can still change it since it will not... 323 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks, I can still change it since it will not ship for a few weeks but wondered if it is worth it.
Posted by PHoynak, on Nov 30, 2012 at 07:50 AM, in Mac Desktops
iMac 27 Inch Core I5 323 Views / 2 Replies  
I just ordered the 27 inch iMac with the 2.9 GHZ Core i5 CPU and a 1tb Fusion Drive. I ordered 32 GB of ram from Crucial. Should I have opted for the Core i7? I dont do any major video editing or...
Posted by PHoynak, on Nov 30, 2012 at 07:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
What the blazes are you talking about? 191 Views / 4 Replies  
What the blazes are you talking about?
Posted by PHoynak, on Jul 31, 2012 at 03:54 PM, in Tech News
iPhone 4S White Dot 885 Views / 1 Replies  
I just got the iPhone 4S on Saturday and just noticed a white dot on some screens just above the first number of the time on the display. I only shows up with using the web browse or anything else...
Posted by PHoynak, on Feb 13, 2012 at 10:16 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
No they are not charging. The iPad also does not... 616 Views / 3 Replies  
No they are not charging. The iPad also does not charge. Seems like iOS5 changed something.....
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 17, 2011 at 10:04 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Sharper Image Charger 616 Views / 3 Replies  
My Sharper Image Valet charger will not charge any of my iPhones that have been updated to iOS 5. Does anyone else have this issue?
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 13, 2011 at 04:36 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Western Digital My Studio Mirror 420 Views / 0 Replies  
My WD My Studio Mirror edition is about 1/2 full. It holds my iTunes library. If I buy 2 new 2 TB drives do I install them one at a time (so the new drive is rewritten from the old) so I can increase...
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 8, 2011 at 12:01 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
iCal 732 Views / 0 Replies  
My wife can't edit our shared calendar in iCal on her Macbook. When she tried to add a new event she gets a pop up saying she does not have access to edit the calendar (error 403). I checked the...
Posted by PHoynak, on Aug 15, 2011 at 10:55 AM, in Applications
Kernel Panic 775 Views / 2 Replies  
I have had to cases of a Kernel Panic that caused my iMac (Mid-2010) to actually shut down. After the last one I had to unplug the power cord for a second and then it would turn on. They happened...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jul 16, 2011 at 11:03 PM, in Mac Desktops
Apeture 3 363 Views / 0 Replies  
Is there a way to print 3 separate pictures on one large sheet of photo paper?
Posted by PHoynak, on Jan 30, 2011 at 04:33 PM, in Applications
Screen Sharing 581 Views / 4 Replies  
If I go that route how would I log in since he's not on my local network??
Posted by PHoynak, on Jan 10, 2011 at 11:15 AM, in Applications
Apple remote desktop 581 Views / 4 Replies  
I need administer my brothers Mac remotely. Will Remote Desktop work? The version on the new App store is $79.99. I also need to be able to install software from my Macs Cd drive to his.

Thanks
Posted by PHoynak, on Jan 10, 2011 at 09:13 AM, in Applications
That is exactly my problem. If I get a new raid... 621 Views / 8 Replies  
That is exactly my problem. If I get a new raid enclosure can I just pop the drives in the new enclosure and iTunes will see it? Or do I have to buy one drive and rebuilt the raid from one of the...
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 27, 2010 at 10:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Yes 621 Views / 8 Replies  
Yes the power is plugged in.
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 26, 2010 at 01:34 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Still No Good 621 Views / 8 Replies  
I changed the cable and the hard drive still unmounts and I have to cycle the power to get it to mount. I dont see any firmware updates for the drive so I am at a loss.
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 24, 2010 at 10:13 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
USB Cable 621 Views / 8 Replies  
Of course not... I will try and pick one up today.
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:55 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
WD 1TB Raid Drive 621 Views / 8 Replies  
I have a 1 TB USB WD Mirror Edition raid drive on my iMac. It has a recurring problem of um-mounting and I have to power it off and on to get it to re-mount. This is a pain since my iTunes library is...
Posted by PHoynak, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:30 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
If I hook a USB hard drive to it will Time... 449 Views / 2 Replies  
If I hook a USB hard drive to it will Time Machine be able to use that as well for backups? Or is it just for shared storage?
Posted by PHoynak, on Nov 21, 2010 at 03:33 PM, in Networking
Time Capsule 449 Views / 2 Replies  
I am thinking of getting a Time Capsule to backup my Mac and my wife's Macbook Pro. Is it possible to just use it to backup and not use it to share the internet connection? I have Fios and dont want...
Posted by PHoynak, on Nov 21, 2010 at 02:58 PM, in Networking
Users 456 Views / 3 Replies  
So when I go into each user account just transfer the music, photos etc and not the programs?
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 18, 2010 at 09:47 AM, in Mac OS X
Multiple Users 456 Views / 3 Replies  
My wife and I may move from 2 Mini's to one new iMac. When can I use the Migration Assistant in each user account from each of our time machine backups so we can keep our separate iTunes and iPhoto...
Posted by PHoynak, on Oct 16, 2010 at 05:35 PM, in Mac OS X
Fios Actiontec Router 1,327 Views / 1 Replies  
I purchased a Netgear N600 Dual Band router to use along with my Actiontec router that Verizon supplied. How difficult is it to setup the Fios router in bridge mode. I need to still be able to use...
Posted by PHoynak, on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:25 PM, in Networking
Mobile Me iCal Beta 1,275 Views / 1 Replies  
My Fiance' is trying out the Mobile Me beta and we have one issue. Her iPhone 4 iCal app is not showing all of the items that iCal on her Mac. The Mac and the Mobile Me website jive but her phone is...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jul 29, 2010 at 11:17 PM, in Applications
Sharing iCal calendars 386 Views / 1 Replies  
My Fiance is getting an iPhone and I want to add her to my Moble Me account so we can share calendars. The question I have is we don't want to Sync all of the info. Is there a way to only sync...
Posted by PHoynak, on Jun 8, 2010 at 08:01 PM, in Applications
Spotlight 452 Views / 2 Replies  
I can't seem to find an email to delete that Spotlight keeps finding when I enter part of the name of the sender. The email comes up and mail opens but the delete icon is not highlighted and I cannot...
Posted by PHoynak, on May 26, 2010 at 07:45 PM, in Mac OS X
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