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Flash video not working 597 Views / 0 Replies  
It must be some ad blocker or something, but I can't view videos. I can't seem to find what's causing it. I can go to YouTube and watch a video, but when someone posts a link, I am unable to make it...
Posted by stoneage, on Jan 16, 2010 at 07:13 PM, in Applications
Mail account duplication? 334 Views / 2 Replies  
I was wondering if it was necessary to have both the mac/MobileMe IMAP account and/or the Me/MobileMe Exchange IMAP activated in my Mail/Preferences/Accounts? Are they one and the same or do they...
Posted by stoneage, on Sep 21, 2009 at 05:34 PM, in Applications
I have an older white MacBook with Firewire and I... 1,325 Views / 35 Replies  
I have an older white MacBook with Firewire and I have a Firewire HD that I can connect to. I want to transfer OSX from the remote HD to a newer MacBook that doesn't have any Firewire port. All it...
Posted by stoneage, on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Mail account syncing 385 Views / 0 Replies  
I repeatedly get a window stating there are conflicts syncing Mail accounts. No matter if I change any info or just click sync, it always comes back asking the same thing. There must be something to...
Posted by stoneage, on Sep 18, 2009 at 09:58 AM, in Applications
Mail won't stop receiving 578 Views / 0 Replies  
An Apple announcement won't stop coming into my mac Mail account. I erased 485 of them this morning and they keep filing up the mailbox. There must be something to trash that will stop this behavior.
Posted by stoneage, on Sep 11, 2009 at 11:28 AM, in Applications
This just caught me off guard. I am trying to... 1,325 Views / 35 Replies  
This just caught me off guard. I am trying to transfer from a FW HD to a MacBook and realized there is no port. Is there a solution or a cable that fixes this? aaaaggghhh!!
Posted by stoneage, on Sep 3, 2009 at 10:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iCal empty 309 Views / 0 Replies  
My iCal opened completely empty. There must be a file somewhere that I can restore it with. Any help would be appreciated.
Posted by stoneage, on Aug 21, 2009 at 01:11 PM, in Applications
"For now I'm sticking with the beta on my MB." ... 4,806 Views / 147 Replies  
"For now I'm sticking with the beta on my MB."
How would one get a 4 beta back? I would like it for the top tabs.
Posted by stoneage, on Jun 14, 2009 at 12:16 PM, in Applications
Well, that certainly helps the thread along. 4,806 Views / 147 Replies  
Well, that certainly helps the thread along.
Posted by stoneage, on Jun 12, 2009 at 07:55 PM, in Applications
Hopefully, Apple gives us an option. I liked this... 4,806 Views / 147 Replies  
Hopefully, Apple gives us an option. I liked this feature very much.
Posted by stoneage, on Jun 12, 2009 at 08:45 AM, in Applications
It was an rtf and only 68 kb. 1,043 Views / 2 Replies  
It was an rtf and only 68 kb.
Posted by stoneage, on Jun 2, 2009 at 02:31 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
bluetooth file transfer 1,043 Views / 2 Replies  
I just paired my Motorola i776 to my iMac and MacBook. It seems to have worked, but I was wondering what kind of files are allowed to be shared. When I try to transfer a file I get an 'unsupported...
Posted by stoneage, on Jun 2, 2009 at 09:25 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I turned off the me 'Exchange' account. I'm nt... 734 Views / 8 Replies  
I turned off the me 'Exchange' account. I'm nt getting dupes, but will that cause any problems with syncing or whatever?
Posted by stoneage, on Mar 10, 2009 at 12:07 PM, in Applications
I wouldn't think that the Composing tab would... 734 Views / 8 Replies  
I wouldn't think that the Composing tab would have anything to do with receiving duplicate emails from my 'mac' and 'me' accounts. The Send New Mail From drop down is set to my mac account though.
Posted by stoneage, on Mar 10, 2009 at 07:56 AM, in Applications
There is a mac account and it says MobileMe IMAP... 734 Views / 8 Replies  
There is a mac account and it says MobileMe IMAP under it. The email addresses within the account have both mac and me with my username.
There is also a Me account with Exchange (Inactive) under it....
Posted by stoneage, on Mar 9, 2009 at 02:35 PM, in Applications
I checked the addresses. They are both addressed... 734 Views / 8 Replies  
I checked the addresses. They are both addressed to (username at mac.com). A .me name never shows up.
Posted by stoneage, on Mar 9, 2009 at 10:27 AM, in Applications
.mac - .me duplicate email 734 Views / 8 Replies  
I seem to be receiving multiple emails in Mail. The incoming mail is addressed to my (username at mac.com) account.
I'm assuming that I'm getting .me mail also. Is this a Mail configuration problem,...
Posted by stoneage, on Mar 9, 2009 at 09:29 AM, in Applications
Upgrading wireless card 400 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a new Time Capsule and was wondering if I can put an 'n' wireless card in my 1½ year old MacBook? Am I limited to buying an Apple card or are there other options?
Posted by stoneage, on Jan 20, 2009 at 06:18 PM, in Networking
I did connect with VGA/Composite, but I had the... 328 Views / 4 Replies  
I did connect with VGA/Composite, but I had the TV running as a monitor for the MacBook, but couldn't get the movie to appear on the TV.
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 7, 2008 at 03:35 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
DVD to TV 328 Views / 4 Replies  
I know this must be simple, but I have never done it. My DVD player broke and I thought I could watch a movie on my TV using my MacBook. I have a miniDVI-VGA cable and a VGA extension to my TV, but I...
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 7, 2008 at 10:11 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Good God!! Why doesn't DLink support know that? ... 1,569 Views / 4 Replies  
Good God!! Why doesn't DLink support know that?

I was like a ping pong ball between Comcast and DLink trying to figure this out. Comcast finally just told me yo stick the cable into my cable phone...
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 4, 2008 at 07:02 PM, in Networking
cable modem firmware upgrade 1,569 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a DLink DCM202 cable modem. Comcast just upped our internet service from 6 to 12 mb, but I am unable to achieve that speed because the modem needs a firmware update. I went to DLink's site and...
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 4, 2008 at 04:04 PM, in Networking
iLife-iDVD-videocam 323 Views / 0 Replies  
Is there any reason that you can't use iDVD from iLife '06 if you have iLife '08 installed? A friend can't use iDVD '08 with a videocam, but was able to with '06. The 'geniuses' can't decide which...
Posted by stoneage, on Nov 22, 2008 at 02:31 PM, in Applications
MacBook speaker volume 2,712 Views / 2 Replies  
Is there any way to increase the volume on my MacBook speakers? I have some deterioration from construction work and have trouble hearing even at the top volume setting. I wouldn't mind a little...
Posted by stoneage, on Aug 3, 2008 at 11:46 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Things keep getting worse. I changed the name and... 2,882 Views / 7 Replies  
Things keep getting worse. I changed the name and the TM backed up OK, but now it doesn't show my printer anymore. I must be a nitwit; all I hear is how easy this thing is to set up, and all I have...
Posted by stoneage, on Aug 1, 2008 at 05:56 PM, in Networking
I figured out part of the problem; I had a non... 2,882 Views / 7 Replies  
I figured out part of the problem; I had a non asci symbol in Time Machine name. I changed this and deleted the old folder. It started backing up again, but veeeerrrrrryyyy slooooooowwwwwwly. 52MB of...
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 31, 2008 at 10:00 PM, in Networking
Time Machine error 448 Views / 4 Replies  
Time Machine has stopped backing up my iMac. I have gotten this window every hour for the last two days:
http://idisk.me.com/williamoreilly/Public/TMerror.jpg
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 30, 2008 at 10:10 PM, in Networking
OK. This is what I'm getting. When I try to back... 448 Views / 4 Replies  
OK. This is what I'm getting. When I try to back up my MacBook, I get a window that asks me to choose a disk to browse, but there are none available. When I click Choose Disk... in the TM window I...
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 28, 2008 at 07:00 PM, in Networking
If I click Erase than my Time Capsule will be... 2,882 Views / 7 Replies  
If I click Erase than my Time Capsule will be erased and I can start another backup?
http://idisk.me.com/williamoreilly/Public/ erase.jpg
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 27, 2008 at 09:03 PM, in Networking
Clearing Time Capsule 2,882 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm confused. There are three different items I can check when I open 'Choose disk...' in Time Machine. I don't know how I initially started backing up, but I wondered how I could reset the TM so I...
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 27, 2008 at 07:29 PM, in Networking
Time Capsule backups 448 Views / 4 Replies  
I would like to know how to backup two different computers with TC. My main computer (iMac) is backed up, but when I tried to backup my MacBook I had to choose a backup disc in Time Machine, and the...
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 27, 2008 at 12:23 PM, in Networking
Services 325 Views / 3 Replies  
Where are these guys stored and how do I trash the ones I don't need or want? There are so many I can't find the ones I want quickly.
http://idisk.me.com/williamoreilly/Public/services.jpg
Posted by stoneage, on Jul 21, 2008 at 05:40 PM, in Mac OS X
#FIXED# I went to System Preferences/Software... 7,033 Views / 132 Replies  
#FIXED#
I went to System Preferences/Software Update and it worked fine from there, and then it started to work from the Apple Menu also.
Posted by stoneage, on May 30, 2008 at 06:03 PM, in Mac OS X
10.5.3 ..... 7,033 Views / 132 Replies  
.........and I am unable to run Software Update since the update. It won't start from the Apple menu at all and is grayed out in About This Mac. This only happened on the iMac, not the MacBook.
Posted by stoneage, on May 29, 2008 at 12:55 PM, in Mac OS X
I think I figured part of this out. I'm using... 447 Views / 2 Replies  
I think I figured part of this out. I'm using LaunchBar and when I type 'iWeb' it is trying to open Desktop in iWeb. It just started doing this, so I'll have to look at what went wrong in LaunchBar.
Posted by stoneage, on Apr 9, 2008 at 07:12 AM, in Applications
iWeb won't open 447 Views / 2 Replies  
When I try to open iWeb i get this notification box:
The document "Desktop" could not be opened.

When I click OK, I get this box:

iWeb
Can't open file "~/Desktop". When I click OK, iWeb...
Posted by stoneage, on Apr 8, 2008 at 11:01 PM, in Applications
I also, cannot drag and drop or attach a file to... 819 Views / 15 Replies  
I also, cannot drag and drop or attach a file to Mail on my iMac (10.5.2). My MacBook is working fine. I will try a 'test' user account later.
Posted by stoneage, on Feb 25, 2008 at 10:02 AM, in Applications
I looked and looked. Nothing. I probably migrated... 1,262 Views / 2 Replies  
I looked and looked. Nothing. I probably migrated something over from the old computer and never noticed until now. I'll just keep looking I guess.
Posted by stoneage, on Feb 18, 2008 at 10:47 AM, in Mac OS X
Console log 1,262 Views / 2 Replies  
The log shows a repetitive task that repeats every ten seconds and says:
com.apple.launchd[1] (atobdev.littlesnitchd)[266XX]Throttling respawn: Will start in ten seconds

Followed by:...
Posted by stoneage, on Feb 18, 2008 at 08:40 AM, in Mac OS X
It doesn't matter if I am using B2MM or ARD, I... 1,630 Views / 22 Replies  
It doesn't matter if I am using B2MM or ARD, I can't copy files to another computer since the 10.5 install. I am able to see the desktop and run functions remotely, but can't access any files or...
Posted by stoneage, on Jan 17, 2008 at 11:22 AM, in Mac OS X
No, I mean the Desktop icon. ... 45,475 Views / 363 Replies  
No, I mean the Desktop icon.
http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/disc.jpg
http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/info.jpg
Posted by stoneage, on Jan 4, 2008 at 06:44 PM, in Mac OS X
huge .mac account 45,475 Views / 363 Replies  
I've never seen this (http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/maccy.jpg) before.
I have a standard 10 gig .mac account. I can't eject it or trash it.
Posted by stoneage, on Jan 4, 2008 at 09:38 AM, in Mac OS X
legitimate email? 760 Views / 19 Replies  
I got this email (http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/apple.jpg) in my Junk mail box.I don't remember asking for any help in resetting my password, so I'm wondering if this is spam or real.
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 23, 2007 at 06:10 PM, in Applications
I have an impulse to run the maintenance scripts,... 1,110 Views / 23 Replies  
I have an impulse to run the maintenance scripts, because that is all I've ever heard from the forum community. Repair permissions and run maintenance scripts, expecially after upgrading or...
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 8, 2007 at 07:14 PM, in Mac OS X
The word warning always gets my attention. If it... 1,110 Views / 23 Replies  
The word warning always gets my attention. If it isn't a problem, why does it state 'warning'?
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 8, 2007 at 06:52 PM, in Mac OS X
I'm having a similar problem... 1,110 Views / 23 Replies  
I'm having a similar problem (http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/Permissionlog.jpg) after installing 10.5. Reinstalling is the remedy?
Posted by stoneage, on Dec 8, 2007 at 03:32 PM, in Mac OS X
I dislike Stacks (I use Quicksilver), but I was a... 17,019 Views / 319 Replies  
I dislike Stacks (I use Quicksilver), but I was a little rash in tossing all the new folders off the Dock. I would like to take another look, but I don't know how to get those icons back next to the...
Posted by stoneage, on Nov 1, 2007 at 10:01 AM, in Mac OS X
This keeps popping up when I click deny it... 45,475 Views / 363 Replies  
This keeps popping up when I click deny it returns endlessly. I can't figure out what it is except that it is related to iDisk.
http://24.118.139.1/~williamoreilly/security.jpg
Activity Monitor...
Posted by stoneage, on Oct 27, 2007 at 08:54 PM, in Mac OS X
security problem? 1,682 Views / 7 Replies  
Since installing Leopard, I get this popup warning saying that pubsubagent wants to connect to keychain. I don't know what it is, but if I click deny it keeps popping right back up again...
Posted by stoneage, on Oct 27, 2007 at 08:10 PM, in Mac OS X
About the family pack. Is there any reason... 2,630 Views / 71 Replies  
About the family pack. Is there any reason neighbors couldn't share an install disk? How would Apple police the household thing?
Posted by stoneage, on Oct 26, 2007 at 11:52 AM, in Mac OS X
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