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battery life problems 6,963 Views / 289 Replies  
I have an iPhone 4, have disabled the time zone settings and still get terrible battery life. I went from 100 % charged this morning down to 15% by 2 PM. So far there are absolutely no real...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 7, 2011 at 08:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks for the confirmation. I returned the SATA... 392 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the confirmation. I returned the SATA drive and bought a PATA so that I could minimize the downstream problems. I'm in the process of redistributing some of the computers we have in the...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 13, 2011 at 03:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Pb 1.67 hd 392 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a PB 1.67 and want to replace the HD and the specs say that it has an Ultra ATA drive. I purchased an SATA Western Digital Scorpio Blue the other day, did I make mistake or will it work...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 5, 2011 at 09:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Replacement internal HD for 15 " PB 375 Views / 4 Replies  
Need to try to keep this machine in working condition for a while and wanted to know if any has had specific experience with the different internal HD offerings for 15 " PB.

Thands for any help....
Posted by caleach, on Nov 23, 2010 at 01:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Antenna 515 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks for the links and I;ll check them out. The computer has been a good one but is not used any more so I really don't have anything to lose. I've already replaced the HD in this unit and boy...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 11, 2010 at 07:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
replacing internal antenna on Ti PB 12" 515 Views / 3 Replies  
I have an old 12" Titanium PB that needs a new internal WiFi antenna. I purchased one from PowerBook Medic yet can't find any instructional videos to help me install it. I find a lot of general fix...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 11, 2010 at 03:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Wifi antenna for 12 TiBook 422,813 Views / 1,150 Replies  
I have an old 12" Titanium PB that needs a new internal WiFi antenna. I purchased one from PowerBook Medic yet can't find any instructional videos to help me install it. I find a lot of general fix...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 9, 2010 at 11:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
non-native apps crashing 1,535 Views / 4 Replies  
I had several apps that I downloaded from the apps store and ever since I synched with my MacBook non of them worked. This laptop is not authorized with my family iTunes account because we're...
Posted by caleach, on Oct 11, 2008 at 10:21 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Black MacBook died 1,264 Views / 5 Replies  
I had the same situation just this week and hope to pick up the repaired laptop tomorrow. I had problems early on with the cursor not releasing but diagnostics couldn't find anything. The HD...
Posted by caleach, on Sep 25, 2008 at 09:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Macbook randomly freezing 196 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a black MacBook that's about 2 years old and have been having that problem for a while now. The other day I went out to lunch, leaving a bunch of apps open, as usual. When I returned the...
Posted by caleach, on Sep 25, 2008 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Why can't it be automatic like in Entourage? 4,421 Views / 7 Replies  
Why can't it be automatic like in Entourage?
Posted by caleach, on Jun 10, 2008 at 12:48 PM, in Applications
Apple Mail - how to get the first word in a sentence to auto-capitalize 4,421 Views / 7 Replies  
This is probably a dumb question but here goes anyway. I am trying to use the Apple Mail client more and more but I can't seem to figure out how to get the first word in a sentence to...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 10, 2008 at 11:59 AM, in Applications
connections to Apple servers 285 Views / 1 Replies  
I have been having an intermittent problem lately in that when launching Safari which is set to Apple as the home page and I get an error message saying that I am not connected to the Internet. I...
Posted by caleach, on Jan 20, 2008 at 10:25 PM, in Mac OS X
Safari bugs 594 Views / 11 Replies  
I have been having the problem with Safari which seems to have happened since I installed Leopard and the new version of Safari. My homepage is set for Apple.com and I get the annoying message...
Posted by caleach, on Jan 10, 2008 at 12:10 AM, in Applications
I am going to post my progress for the benefit of... 690 Views / 7 Replies  
I am going to post my progress for the benefit of those who are checking this out and may also be facing the same problems. I restarted the computer, selecting the CD as the startup disk and now it...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 10, 2007 at 01:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
problem with Seagate Momentus drive 690 Views / 7 Replies  
Well, I took the computer apart, seached high and low for jumpers and couldn't find anything. This inspite of the fact that there was a jumper diagram on the label on the HD. I put it back together,...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 10, 2007 at 01:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 120 GB HD for PB 12" 1.33 GHZ 690 Views / 7 Replies  
We purchased the above drive today to install into a 12" PB 1.33 ghz. We got it installed OK but when attempting to run disk utility to ensure the drive was formatted correctly the utility was not...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 9, 2007 at 09:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
When I got our IT department to set me up for... 332 Views / 1 Replies  
When I got our IT department to set me up for connection using Entourage and not going through the VPN they had to configure the server to accept RPC. Perhaps when they reset the server something...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 22, 2006 at 12:15 PM, in Applications
high fan noise when running Entourage on MacBook 303 Views / 0 Replies  
I recently convinced my company to let me get a MacBook instead of the standard issue PC laptop, insisting that support would not be an issue. for the most part that's true but one thing in...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 22, 2006 at 12:11 PM, in Applications
Mac TV 937 Views / 23 Replies  
I have one of the black Mac TV's and I just got it out of the closet to set up as a TV in my daughter's room. I am having a problem in that I think the hard drive has finally gone bad because on...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 20, 2005 at 06:58 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Pioneer 109 787 Views / 10 Replies  
i just replaced the stock Superdirve, a Pioneer 106-PB, on my 1.8 G5, with a Pioneer DVR A09 and the mounts seem to fit perfectly. I had to remove the faceplate in order to allow the door to open. ...
Posted by caleach, on Jul 27, 2005 at 08:22 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Pioneer 109 574 Views / 7 Replies  
I just installed a Pioneer 109 DL and it wouldn't work because of the face plate that comes stock on the drive which prevents the door to my G5 from opening. I assume that I should be able to remove...
Posted by caleach, on Jul 27, 2005 at 08:07 PM, in Mac OS X
G5 won't recognize DVD I just burned 364 Views / 0 Replies  
All of a sudden I am having trouble with DVD's that I just burned. I pop them in the drive and nothing mounts, then the disk get's spit out. They play on my 12"PB, on the home DVD player but not...
Posted by caleach, on Jul 2, 2005 at 12:14 AM, in Mac Desktops
iMovie to iDVD problems 431 Views / 2 Replies  
I am trying to create a DVD from an iMovie and I keep getting this error message


"Broken refernce movie in"
"/Users/stephenleach/Movies/New Maraba/Shared Movies/iDVD/New...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 25, 2004 at 02:26 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
VPC 6 and CAL 4,682 Views / 23 Replies  
I have a somewhat related question. I am trying to connect to our server at work and there is one program that only runs on a PC so I need to be able to connect to a terminal server. I am assuming...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 15, 2004 at 12:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
connecting to a windows server 380 Views / 0 Replies  
I am trying to set up my Powerbook to access our Windows server at work. I have VPN set up and it makes the connection but I still cannot see any of the public files. Is there something that has to...
Posted by caleach, on Jun 12, 2004 at 03:49 PM, in Mac OS X
school recommendations 413 Views / 2 Replies  
My son, a Junior in H.S., has gotten pretty good with Final Cut Pro and wants to continue his education in this field here in CA. Does anyone have any suggestions for either good state schools or...
Posted by caleach, on Apr 21, 2004 at 02:32 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I personally found the Apple tutoria to be... 583 Views / 8 Replies  
I personally found the Apple tutoria to be woefully inadequate. I have ordered two books, not yet released, which I hope will help solve the problems I am having with rendering and encoding errors....
Posted by caleach, on Mar 31, 2004 at 10:19 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Well, after much time wpent with the poorly... 441 Views / 3 Replies  
Well, after much time wpent with the poorly written tutorial we were able to get a DVD burned. Instead of creating an iDVD project from iMovie I launched iDVD and then brought in the movie file...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 29, 2004 at 02:01 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Problems burning to iDVD 441 Views / 3 Replies  
We have been having trouble with an iMovie project when we try to create a new iDVD project and go to burn it. it goes through the motions and gets to a point and the DVD ejects and we get the...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 26, 2004 at 12:19 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Well, I spent some time on the phone with a very... 1,378 Views / 14 Replies  
Well, I spent some time on the phone with a very helpful Apple service tech and we looked at the logs and did some minor diagnositic and repair which cleared up the problem completely. We have also...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 23, 2004 at 12:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yes, it has the antenna and it is installed. The... 1,378 Views / 14 Replies  
Yes, it has the antenna and it is installed. The new card is working perfectly. We now have a new problem and that is that the computer keeps freezing. We have read a lot of posts on the Appple...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 15, 2004 at 10:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
The desktop is upstairs where we don't have an... 1,378 Views / 14 Replies  
The desktop is upstairs where we don't have an ethernet connection. We ended up returning the refurbished card to Apple and bought a new one at CompUSA, installed it and had no problem.
Posted by caleach, on Mar 13, 2004 at 08:04 PM, in Mac Desktops
Refurbished Dual 2 gig G5 1,378 Views / 14 Replies  
We received our refurbished dual 2 gig yesterday and setup went fine except the refurbished Airport card we also bought would not work. We took it downstairs to try in our 1.8 gig G5, also a refurb,...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 12, 2004 at 01:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
refurb G5 7,553 Views / 22 Replies  
I received my refurb 1.8 gig G5 yesterday and set it up last night. All the specs are as you would find in a normal purchase of the same machine at regular terms. It just has a new part number to...
Posted by caleach, on Mar 3, 2004 at 03:18 PM, in Mac Desktops
Final Cut Pro & iDVD 455 Views / 1 Replies  
We're trying to take a Quicktime file generated by Final Cut and create a DVD using iDVD 4. It seems to go through all the proper motions and finishes burning but when we try to play it there's...
Posted by caleach, on Jan 23, 2004 at 12:35 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Virtual PC and Terminal Server Client license 435 Views / 1 Replies  
I am trying to get around the issue of not being able to purchase a single Client Server license and am hoping that Virtual PC with its windows companion will enable me to accomplish this.

Has...
Posted by caleach, on Dec 21, 2003 at 08:18 PM, in Applications
connecting to and Echange Server with a Mac 376 Views / 1 Replies  
I am trying to configure my TiBook to allow Entourage to get my email from our Exchange Server at work. Is there any configuring that needs to be done on the server side, or just on my PB?
Posted by caleach, on Dec 21, 2003 at 08:04 PM, in Mac OS X
CAL 382 Views / 7 Replies  
So all I have to do is find a reseller of Windows software, purchase the CAL and have it installed on our server?
Posted by caleach, on Nov 22, 2003 at 11:15 PM, in Applications
TS Client License 382 Views / 7 Replies  
The issue, as I understand it, isn't connecting in and of itself. I can connect using Apple Remote Access. The issue is the license itself.

I will check out the Microsoft website to see if the...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 19, 2003 at 12:03 AM, in Applications
Terminal Server Client License w/virtual PC? 382 Views / 7 Replies  
Does anyone know if Virtual PC comes with a Terminal Server Client License? Also, is there a market for individual licensesfor someone who's company doesn't have an Open Business Licensce with...
Posted by caleach, on Nov 18, 2003 at 10:30 PM, in Applications
wireless bridge for PS2 583 Views / 8 Replies  
We purchased a linksys wireless ethernet bridge, the internet adaptor for the PS2 and we're off and running with flawless results.

It is communicating with our Airport Extreme basestation which is...
Posted by caleach, on Aug 20, 2003 at 10:50 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Ethernet bridge speed 583 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks, and I am assuming that it doesn't matter that we have a cable internet connection. We'll probably go with the "B".
Posted by caleach, on Aug 17, 2003 at 02:25 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
PS2 Online question 583 Views / 8 Replies  
If I were to buy the playstation 2 internet adapter, would I see a noticeable difference in speed between a Wireless B adapter and a wireless G adapter? I know "G" is faster, but would it make a...
Posted by caleach, on Aug 17, 2003 at 01:18 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Wireless Ethernet Bridge 336 Views / 1 Replies  
We have an airport extreme base station, and we want to hook up a network adapter to our PS2. Can we use a wireless ethernet bridge to communicate with the air port base station for our network...
Posted by caleach, on Aug 16, 2003 at 11:13 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
convert real audio to aiff or wav? 568 Views / 3 Replies  
is there a program out there that is OSX native that will convert real audio files to aiff or wav?
Posted by caleach, on May 21, 2003 at 09:41 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
iPOD Warranty 303 Views / 3 Replies  
I have had my 5 GB iPOD for aout 6 months now, and it's just now died. I was wondering if the iPOD's warranty would allow me go send send it back to apple and get one of the new iPOD's, since they...
Posted by caleach, on Apr 29, 2003 at 09:54 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Printer problems 337 Views / 3 Replies  
I am having the same problem and am very frustrated. Can't wait to here the work-around.
Posted by caleach, on Apr 24, 2003 at 12:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Printer problems in OS X 280 Views / 0 Replies  
I am up to date on the OS and have downloaded the most recent version of the HP driver for the Deskjet 970 CSE. It consistently malfunctions and I have to keep going in to reset the printer...
Posted by caleach, on Apr 24, 2003 at 12:18 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Pioneer Drive 315 Views / 2 Replies  
I purchased an afermarket drive a year ago and it actually came with windows software, not any for the Mac.

It pops right in and the computer recognizes it right away. I'm using an original...
Posted by caleach, on Apr 24, 2003 at 12:15 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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