Welcome to the MacNN Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

You are here: MacNN Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search: Posts Made By: badidea
Thread Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Forum
Well ok then. As I already said, I like the way... 400 Views / 33 Replies  
Well ok then.
As I already said, I like the way it is handled in the US but I am also perfectly fine with the way it is handled in Germany (with the background of our special responsibility...
Posted by badidea, on Jul 16, 2016 at 08:05 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Hmm, not really. The US claims to have freedom of... 400 Views / 33 Replies  
Hmm, not really. The US claims to have freedom of speech and I kind of admire this approach to freedom but I am not sure if there is so much difference between the US and Germany in this regard as it...
Posted by badidea, on Jul 15, 2016 at 05:25 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes, that sounds like a better screen for VR than... 1,194 Views / 23 Replies  
Yes, that sounds like a better screen for VR than 4.7".
Any test results yet?
Posted by badidea, on Jul 15, 2016 at 05:07 AM, in Gaming
What kind of smartphone do you have? I also... 1,194 Views / 23 Replies  
What kind of smartphone do you have?
I also wanted to buy one for testing but I'm not sure if my iPhone6 with the 4.7" screen is the right smartphone for this.
I tried a Samsung Gear VR with a S7 a...
Posted by badidea, on Jul 13, 2016 at 09:31 AM, in Gaming
No, I have perfect WiFi where I charge it. 537 Views / 4 Replies  
No, I have perfect WiFi where I charge it.
Posted by badidea, on May 4, 2016 at 08:52 AM, in iPhone Apps
Sorry for the late response. I was away for a few... 537 Views / 4 Replies  
Sorry for the late response. I was away for a few days.
Yes, I mean this setting. Does it only apply for automatic updates? Because I started the updates manually!
Hmm, if it doesn't apply for...
Posted by badidea, on May 3, 2016 at 07:44 AM, in iPhone Apps
iOS - App Store and mobile data 537 Views / 4 Replies  
Am I correct if I assume that turning off mobile data for the App Store means that app updates shouldn't be possible without a WLAN connection?

If yes, then there seems to be a serious bug in iOS...
Posted by badidea, on Apr 29, 2016 at 07:35 AM, in iPhone Apps
I'd recommend "Batman: Arkham Knight" and/or "Far... 584 Views / 12 Replies  
I'd recommend "Batman: Arkham Knight" and/or "Far Cry 4", or is that already too old for you?

I recently bought "Beyond: Two Souls" for PS4 because I never played it on the PS3 and it didn't feel...
Posted by badidea, on Mar 22, 2016 at 07:47 AM, in Gaming
I might get the Playstation VR because I have a... 1,194 Views / 23 Replies  
I might get the Playstation VR because I have a PS4 - for the Oculus and HTC my PC is slightly not powerful enough (i5 & GTX770)!
Posted by badidea, on Mar 17, 2016 at 06:18 AM, in Gaming
Same here. I play it with an XBox Controller... 557,867 Views / 6,122 Replies  
Same here. I play it with an XBox Controller though. Yesterday I was so terrible with my 2v2 friend that we were degraded by 3 divisions!
Posted by badidea, on Mar 16, 2016 at 07:24 AM, in Gaming
When was the height of its popularity? I... 557,867 Views / 6,122 Replies  
When was the height of its popularity?
I started playing in January when a friend "forced" me to buy it. :)
We then started 1v1 and after quite a few training matches switched to 2v2 as a team....
Posted by badidea, on Mar 11, 2016 at 04:34 AM, in Gaming
Rocket League is my favorite game since a few... 557,867 Views / 6,122 Replies  
Rocket League is my favorite game since a few weeks. I stopped playing everything else! :eek:
Anyone else here playing RL?
Posted by badidea, on Mar 10, 2016 at 08:38 AM, in Gaming
Ok, so I am not alone with this issue! Seems to... 476 Views / 8 Replies  
Ok, so I am not alone with this issue! Seems to be quite common and I wonder why I never read any complaints about it before! :)
I still don't undertstand why I didn't have these problems on my old...
Posted by badidea, on Mar 10, 2016 at 08:16 AM, in Mac OS X
You had or you still have? If you don't have... 476 Views / 8 Replies  
You had or you still have?
If you don't have the issues anymore, did they just disappear some day?

I really don't understand why I have this problem now! Never had it on my old MacBook Pro and...
Posted by badidea, on Mar 9, 2016 at 04:37 AM, in Mac OS X
Finder view settings 476 Views / 8 Replies  
Since I got a new MacBook Pro I am not able to make my finder view settings stick after a restart!
Is there anything I can do about that now?
I already tried fixing the permissions (with a tool...
Posted by badidea, on Mar 8, 2016 at 07:14 AM, in Mac OS X
And just for the record. It indeed was the GPU... 2,431 Views / 32 Replies  
And just for the record. It indeed was the GPU issue and my 17" MBP will be repaired free of charge!
That was a close one since the program will end next week! :)
Posted by badidea, on Feb 19, 2016 at 09:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't have a solution because 60fps game videos... 840 Views / 9 Replies  
I don't have a solution because 60fps game videos on Youtube usually work for me with Safari but I experienced similar weirdness when trying to watch 4k video - sometimes the option shows up and...
Posted by badidea, on Feb 2, 2016 at 10:29 AM, in Applications
For years I defended iTunes as a very good and... 667 Views / 5 Replies  
For years I defended iTunes as a very good and easy to use application against all those iTunes haters (mainly PC crowd) but recently I started to switch sides...and I think that it started with...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 19, 2016 at 08:14 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Ok, I already can answer this myself - the... 216 Views / 1 Replies  
Ok, I already can answer this myself - the setting for unlocking the Watch with the Phone is also present on the Watch...and there it was turned on! :brick:
Posted by badidea, on Jan 19, 2016 at 05:09 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Apple Watch - Unlock Code 216 Views / 1 Replies  
I recently got a Apple Watch and set it so that it asks for a 4 digit code if I take it off.
So far so good...but I now realized that if I am too lazy to enter the code right after I put it on...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 19, 2016 at 05:05 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Oh, thanks Mike for that info - I wasn't aware of... 2,431 Views / 32 Replies  
Oh, thanks Mike for that info - I wasn't aware of it!
Hmmm, if they really repair it without charge, I probably shouldn't have ordered the new model. I don't need anything better than my old 17" MBP...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 11, 2016 at 06:07 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Does your MBP have an ExpressCard/34 Slot? If... 2,431 Views / 32 Replies  
Does your MBP have an ExpressCard/34 Slot?
If yes, then you can upgrade it with a USB3 card.
Getting one with supported drivers is a bit tricky though!

That said, my early 2011 17" MBP just had...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 8, 2016 at 07:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the info...but I think (when I post... 870 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks for the info...but I think (when I post here I am usually not at home at my Mac) that I already have 10.11.1 installed (I usually update very quickly) and it didn't solve my issue that...
Posted by badidea, on Nov 4, 2015 at 04:07 AM, in Applications
Apple Mail - where are my old emails? 870 Views / 4 Replies  
I don't know if the problem is already weeks or even months old but I just had to realize that a lot of my old emails disappeared in Apple Mail (OS X El Capitan)! :eek:

I still have many emails...
Posted by badidea, on Nov 3, 2015 at 11:06 AM, in Applications
No problems with the latest version of 10.11... 2,279 Views / 7 Replies  
No problems with the latest version of 10.11 beta.

iOS 9 beta is still giving me a hard time!
Right now it tells me to update everytime I log in even though there is no update available.
And...
Posted by badidea, on Sep 14, 2015 at 08:06 AM, in Mac OS X
Yes. Just finished Batman Arkham Knight on... 557,867 Views / 6,122 Replies  
Yes.

Just finished Batman Arkham Knight on the PS4 (which was great) and looking for a new one - either Mad Max or Metal Gear Solid!?
Posted by badidea, on Sep 4, 2015 at 05:13 AM, in Gaming
I was happy that you posted this thread since I... 765 Views / 5 Replies  
I was happy that you posted this thread since I haven't been able to find anything similar when googling it and already thought that this would be one more problem that seems to affect only me! :)
Posted by badidea, on Aug 4, 2015 at 05:21 AM, in Applications
I have seen this as well quite often in Safari... 765 Views / 5 Replies  
I have seen this as well quite often in Safari ...then it disappeared for quite a while ...and I have now seen it again in the El Capitan Beta!
I have no idea where this is coming from but you are...
Posted by badidea, on Jul 31, 2015 at 08:51 AM, in Applications
I signed up for Apple Music and didn't have any... 976 Views / 18 Replies  
I signed up for Apple Music and didn't have any problems with iTunes so far (I am using the El Capitan beta though)!
The Music app on iOS9 beta is gigantic crap though unfortunately!
Posted by badidea, on Jul 23, 2015 at 10:27 AM, in Applications
Thanks for the compliment! That's what we work... 2,852 Views / 96 Replies  
Thanks for the compliment! That's what we work for! ;)
Posted by badidea, on Jul 17, 2015 at 07:40 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Oh yes, I guess you're right, I mixed it with... 763 Views / 5 Replies  
Oh yes, I guess you're right, I mixed it with iChat!
So iChat is now Messages, right? And it still does video chat? Why do we have Facetime then?
I am getting too old for this modern computer...
Posted by badidea, on Jun 23, 2015 at 04:02 AM, in Applications
Linda Lovelace 1,716 Views / 51 Replies  
Linda Lovelace
Posted by badidea, on Jun 19, 2015 at 08:57 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Oh, this should work in Messages but not... 763 Views / 5 Replies  
Oh, this should work in Messages but not Facetime? Thanks for the hint - I'll try that next time!
Posted by badidea, on Jun 16, 2015 at 05:01 AM, in Applications
Facetime video conference 763 Views / 5 Replies  
Hi,

can anyone give me more details what's going on here?

Yesterday I tried for the very first time to start a video conference with 3 people in Facetime (all in OS X - not iOS!)...and couldn't...
Posted by badidea, on Jun 15, 2015 at 08:08 AM, in Applications
I'm out. Sorry but I have no idea what the... 802 Views / 9 Replies  
I'm out. Sorry but I have no idea what the problem could be - I sync my pictures with iTunes!
Posted by badidea, on Jun 8, 2015 at 08:17 AM, in Applications
I have this one:... 12,005 Views / 283 Replies  
I have this one: http://www.amazon.de/LG-LED-Monitor-Thunderbolt-Reaktionszeit-mattsilber/dp/B00TWITTTY/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1433417044&sr=8-7&keywords=lg+29
...and I love it!
(too expensive...
Posted by badidea, on Jun 4, 2015 at 07:28 AM, in Gaming
We are exactly in the same situation! :) ...and... 2,591 Views / 33 Replies  
We are exactly in the same situation! :)
...and I have seen quite a few people on the net posting the exact same thing - all are waiting for a new 17" model!
I can't understand why this potential...
Posted by badidea, on Jun 4, 2015 at 05:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Ok, from what I understand now, this is not... 802 Views / 9 Replies  
Ok, from what I understand now, this is not related to Instagram...at all!

Where do your photos come from? All from the same source, like your own digital camera, or from several places?
I am...
Posted by badidea, on Jun 4, 2015 at 05:13 AM, in Applications
My Instagram Account says that I posted 76 photos... 802 Views / 9 Replies  
My Instagram Account says that I posted 76 photos - in Photos I have more than 2000 images! I don't have a problem with that!
What are you trying to ask?
Posted by badidea, on Jun 2, 2015 at 04:24 AM, in Applications
I watched it yesterday and while I would agree... 3,662 Views / 69 Replies  
I watched it yesterday and while I would agree with all you wrote in your post, I was lucky enough that I didn't start to think at all while watching this movie - I just sat there for 2 hours with an...
Posted by badidea, on May 28, 2015 at 10:21 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Yes that works! As already said, steam purchases... 549 Views / 3 Replies  
Yes that works! As already said, steam purchases are tied to your account.
It goes even so far that you can get cross-plattform lizences...at least that happened when I bought Grid 2 for PC in a...
Posted by badidea, on May 26, 2015 at 09:29 AM, in Gaming
Well, there's my good reason then - with discrete... 2,591 Views / 33 Replies  
Well, there's my good reason then - with discrete graphics there's a higher chance that a little mobile gaming does make some sense! ;)
Posted by badidea, on May 21, 2015 at 10:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I actually wanted to ask where you found that... 2,591 Views / 33 Replies  
I actually wanted to ask where you found that information but then I realized that apple.de has a lot of wrong tech specs compared to apple.com - they don't list that resolution!
Weird resolution...
Posted by badidea, on May 21, 2015 at 09:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That's why the grenade launcher ALWAYS was my... 955 Views / 17 Replies  
That's why the grenade launcher ALWAYS was my choice as a sidearm! :)
Yes, this is quite annyoing throughout the whole game. Especially when you want take out difficult outposts very quietly with a...
Posted by badidea, on Apr 21, 2015 at 11:07 AM, in Gaming
I probably spent 70% of my playing time with... 955 Views / 17 Replies  
I probably spent 70% of my playing time with side-missions and 30% with story missions and it took me roughly 80h to uncover the whole map and finish the story!
As always with FC I found it quite...
Posted by badidea, on Apr 14, 2015 at 10:47 AM, in Gaming
Thanks for the tips! Seems like cloning the old... 965 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks for the tips! Seems like cloning the old 1TB HDD first wasn't the best idea. Maybe I just stick with both SSDs as I have it right now. That already made a huge difference to before since some...
Posted by badidea, on Apr 2, 2015 at 04:49 AM, in Mac OS X
Merge OS SSD & Data SSD - How? 965 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi,

I used to have a 250GB SSD with the OS and all Apps + a 1TB HDD with the USER directory in my 2011 MBP.
Now I swapped the 1TB HDD with a 1TB SSD and would like to merge the OS and the Apps...
Posted by badidea, on Apr 1, 2015 at 07:25 AM, in Mac OS X
That's my (theoretical) favorite as well. Ok,... 24,141 Views / 668 Replies  
That's my (theoretical) favorite as well.
Ok, actually my favorite is the 42mm Space Black Case with Space Black Stainless Steel Link Bracelet but that's more than double the price...
Posted by badidea, on Mar 11, 2015 at 08:32 AM, in MacNN Lounge
DON'T TOUCH MacKeeper !!!!!! I know that it got... 745 Views / 7 Replies  
DON'T TOUCH MacKeeper !!!!!!
I know that it got some good reviews (even from sites I would actually trust) but it's advertising alone is even worse than any virus I know!

ClamXav is a good free...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 22, 2015 at 07:52 AM, in Mac OS X
Just sold my Canon DSLR equipment and bought a... 1,552 Views / 35 Replies  
Just sold my Canon DSLR equipment and bought a Fuji X-E1 (was half the price of the X-E2) and will probably get a X-T1 body as well if I really like it...
Posted by badidea, on Jan 13, 2015 at 06:15 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 
Top
Privacy Policy
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:27 PM.
All contents of these forums © 1995-2015 MacNN. All rights reserved.
Branding + Design: www.gesamtbild.com
vBulletin v.3.8.8 © 2000-2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd., Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2