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backup fails and loads EFI partition? 261 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello,

I have a setup in my house where I use three Airport Extreme's (two of them extend the range of the first one). They are 6th Gen, 5th Gen, and 4th Gen respectively. The 6th Gen is plugged...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 16, 2013 at 09:55 AM, in Networking
NVM simply required to reset everything to... 608 Views / 2 Replies  
NVM simply required to reset everything to factory defaults and then set it up again. Works now.
Posted by miacomet, on Jul 12, 2013 at 01:14 PM, in Applications
Airport Utility 631.4 stopped recognizing new Apple AC router 608 Views / 2 Replies  
I downloaded the Airport Utility update 6.3.1 (631.4) yesterday.

I have three Airport Extremes in my house.
One 6th Gen AC Extreme (newest)
One 5th Gen n Extreme.
One 4th Gen n Extreme.

I...
Posted by miacomet, on Jul 12, 2013 at 09:38 AM, in Applications
Thanks! 586 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks!
Posted by miacomet, on Jun 26, 2013 at 11:24 PM, in Networking
OK to use TimeMachine Disk via WiFi with multiple computers? 586 Views / 2 Replies  
So I have a TimeMachine disk hooked up to my AirportExtreme WiFi Router. It backs up multiple computers but most of the time only my main machine is set up to do constant backups. What happens if I...
Posted by miacomet, on Jun 26, 2013 at 11:19 PM, in Networking
Ah, ha. THX!!! 806 Views / 3 Replies  
Ah, ha. THX!!!
Posted by miacomet, on Jun 26, 2013 at 08:33 AM, in Applications
question about Activity Monitor CPU Usage cores 806 Views / 3 Replies  
So Activity monitor measures CPU Usage in a nifty little rolling series of green and red dots piled on top of each other to measure the amount of CPU usage. It looks a little bit like a stock...
Posted by miacomet, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:14 PM, in Applications
blinking Dell U2713hm with rMBP 1,715 Views / 1 Replies  
I have a 15" rMBP i7 with 16GB ram and a 27" Dell U2713hm hooked up via a display port cable (more precisely a display port to mini-display port cable). I am running 10.8.3.

My monitor...
Posted by miacomet, on May 6, 2013 at 04:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
That is a pricey thumb drive. 158 Views / 3 Replies  
That is a pricey thumb drive.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 14, 2012 at 03:26 PM, in Tech News
I fixed it myself. I turned off iCloud... 2,220 Views / 1 Replies  
I fixed it myself.

I turned off iCloud syncing without deleting my bookmarks, and then manually deleted the bookmarks myself on the iPhone. And then synced it with my iMac's bookmarks..
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 11, 2012 at 08:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Can not turn of iCloud bookmark sync ??? 2,220 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi I am trying to turn off iCloud bookmark sync... and I think I know how to do it... but on my iPhone 4s it will not turn off...
I went into iCloud preferences and turned of iCloud bookmark sync...
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 11, 2012 at 12:46 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
1502 Safari 67.8 MB Intel (64 bit) 65.7 MB ... 13,095 Views / 12 Replies  
1502 Safari 67.8 MB Intel (64 bit) 65.7 MB
1508 Flash Player (Safari Internet plug-in) 26.8 MB Intel 41.2 MB
1504 Safari Web Content 133.9 MB Intel (64 bit) 216.7 MB

Ok, I did the View...
Posted by miacomet, on Sep 1, 2011 at 03:02 PM, in Mac OS X
Yes, I have 4GB of memory on both my MBP and my... 13,095 Views / 12 Replies  
Yes, I have 4GB of memory on both my MBP and my iMac 2007. That should be plenty to run Safari in Lion. The worlds fastest browser Safari is not, unless possibly you are running a 2011 machine.
...
Posted by miacomet, on Aug 31, 2011 at 10:20 PM, in Mac OS X
Why is Lion (10.7.1) incredibly slow for internet browsing? 13,095 Views / 12 Replies  
Why is OS X Lion (10.7.1) so incredibly slow for internet browsing (I checked Safari or Firefox or Chrome, but I most always use Safari) on my older (but not that old) iMac?

Ok, I have several...
Posted by miacomet, on Aug 31, 2011 at 04:14 PM, in Mac OS X
Is the Invisible Shield compatible with the Apple... 2,642 Views / 4 Replies  
Is the Invisible Shield compatible with the Apple smart cover, i really like the smart cover...
Posted by miacomet, on Mar 31, 2011 at 09:54 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPad 2 clear case discussion thread 2,642 Views / 4 Replies  
Ok, I just got a white iPad 2 64GB with a black leather smart cover.

Now I want a clear case which is can be used in conjunction with the smart cover, to protect the back of my iPad 2 which is...
Posted by miacomet, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:17 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Magic Mouse with iMac battery crazyness 1,369 Views / 3 Replies  
Ok, so I have an iMac with a Magic Mouse and all the latest software installed.

I just got the apple rechargeable batteries. They have been in my MM for about two weeks. After the end of the...
Posted by miacomet, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:14 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
apple mail and gmail IMAP problem 1,273 Views / 5 Replies  
Hi!

For the last week or so (or at least since I upgraded to 10.6.4), my apple mail continues to be unable to download from gmail. It just has the spinning wheel like it is working to download...
Posted by miacomet, on Jun 23, 2010 at 08:11 AM, in Applications
GoogleCalendar-iCal-AppleMail Hiccup! 597 Views / 0 Replies  
I am writing to report a strange phenomenon.

I use Google Calendar to sync my stuff. But I read it in iCal on both my home and work computers. So I have iCal set up to sync with one Google...
Posted by miacomet, on Feb 16, 2010 at 04:03 PM, in Applications
The up and down two finger scroll is the most... 943 Views / 10 Replies  
The up and down two finger scroll is the most useful to me.
Posted by miacomet, on Feb 7, 2010 at 01:05 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I got a 27" iMac almost on Day 1 from my... 2,405 Views / 56 Replies  
I got a 27" iMac almost on Day 1 from my University Computer store. Can anyone link me to an article on this flickering Yellow issue?

I haven't heard about it, and I haven't noticed any problems...
Posted by miacomet, on Feb 7, 2010 at 01:04 PM, in Mac Desktops
A year is plenty of time for one set of... 2,653 Views / 12 Replies  
A year is plenty of time for one set of constantly used rechargables, for me at least.
Posted by miacomet, on Feb 1, 2010 at 10:13 AM, in Mac Desktops
Is Adobe going to release a PDF reader for the... 5,995 Views / 190 Replies  
Is Adobe going to release a PDF reader for the iPad? Any word?
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 07:25 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
My Magic Mouse batteries don't last very long... 2,653 Views / 12 Replies  
My Magic Mouse batteries don't last very long either.
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 07:24 PM, in Mac Desktops
Does it help if you turn the Magic Mouse on and... 2,653 Views / 12 Replies  
Does it help if you turn the Magic Mouse on and off on the bottom at the beginning and the end of the day?

I heard that it turns itself on and off, but I'm not 100% sure.

If they sold these...
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 04:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
I don't need handwriting recognition. Actually, I... 5,995 Views / 190 Replies  
I don't need handwriting recognition. Actually, I am a Scientist and I write down mathematical formula's all day long. So handwriting recognition wouldn't really help me so much.

Instead, I...
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 10:42 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Is there a good set of rechargable batteries to... 2,653 Views / 12 Replies  
Is there a good set of rechargable batteries to use? Everything I have read on the internet, says don't use rechargable batteries with wireless keyboard and magic mouse for various reasons... any...
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 10:32 AM, in Mac Desktops
iMac w/ Magic Mouse and wireless keyboard = battery drain 2,653 Views / 12 Replies  
How do I find a battery that last's longer than a month? Any advice? :confused:
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 01:41 AM, in Mac Desktops
Can I take notes in lecture on it, with a... 5,995 Views / 190 Replies  
Can I take notes in lecture on it, with a stylus???

That would kill carrying around so many different note-books and accumulating loads of paper too!!!
Posted by miacomet, on Jan 31, 2010 at 01:38 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I like the small desk. My big one on the other... 466,143 Views / 1,355 Replies  
I like the small desk. My big one on the other side of the room is for papers etc.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 20, 2007 at 02:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
Exactly! I tried iSkin and iCover and couldn't... 495 Views / 2 Replies  
Exactly! I tried iSkin and iCover and couldn't find something exactly like that yet. Thanks.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 20, 2007 at 01:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
keyboard skin for new apple iMac keyboard? 495 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi! I recently got a new iMac with the sexy new apple keyboard. So far I have not been able to find a "skin" for it. Does anyone know if there are any out there yet? And where I might find them? ...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 20, 2007 at 10:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
Here is my new iMac setup. Lovin' it. ... 466,143 Views / 1,355 Replies  
Here is my new iMac setup. Lovin' it.

http://img229.imageshack.us/img229/7719/img0816yr3.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 20, 2007 at 10:38 AM, in Mac Desktops
my blackberry is from tmobile. it's good for... 721 Views / 6 Replies  
my blackberry is from tmobile. it's good for global travel, but bad for lots of other things...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 19, 2007 at 05:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks. Guess I'll just have to talk away from... 721 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks. Guess I'll just have to talk away from the computer. Kind of wish I didn't have to though.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 14, 2007 at 08:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
high pitched sound heard on my blackberry when it is nearby my iMac 721 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi! I have been getting lots of complaints ever since I got my new iMac about talking on the phone nearby it. Personally I don't hear the sounds, but people that I am talking with on my phone often...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 13, 2007 at 09:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
Solution 1 helped me find the offending file! ... 359 Views / 4 Replies  
Solution 1 helped me find the offending file! EasyFind to the rescue. Thanks much!
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 11:08 PM, in Mac OS X
I tried 2 before and it didn't seem to help. I... 359 Views / 4 Replies  
I tried 2 before and it didn't seem to help. I will try your solution 1 now. Thanks!
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 10:20 PM, in Mac OS X
i experienced that, but I thought it was just... 431 Views / 6 Replies  
i experienced that, but I thought it was just because I was typing too fast...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 09:32 PM, in Mac OS X
Got some good ones buried in my computer... 2,678 Views / 73 Replies  
Got some good ones buried in my computer somewhere... got to take a look.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 08:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I prefer Leopard TBQH. 4,805 Views / 83 Replies  
I prefer Leopard TBQH.
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 08:25 PM, in Mac OS X
weird glitch, need help 359 Views / 4 Replies  
Ok, so I am trying to "compress" an 880 MB folder with many, many subfolders. It is basically a collection of all my work from graduate school.

When I tell Leopard to compress this folder, it...
Posted by miacomet, on Nov 11, 2007 at 08:22 PM, in Mac OS X
how do i put a music video on my ipod (techincal q)? 350 Views / 0 Replies  
so i own a copy of the DVD of the movie "closer" which contains a music video by damien rice of the song "blowers daughter" as bonus material.

does anybody know if there would be any way for me to...
Posted by miacomet, on Jul 7, 2007 at 09:21 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
i'm not a fan of mactheripper 1,236 Views / 22 Replies  
i'm not a fan of mactheripper
Posted by miacomet, on Oct 14, 2006 at 11:48 PM, in Applications
She knows your forum handles. I'd assume she... 1,642 Views / 43 Replies  
She knows your forum handles. I'd assume she knows your passwords too.

Given all this, I'd change your locks on your place too.
Posted by miacomet, on Oct 9, 2006 at 12:26 AM, in Applications
I'm no expert, but I imagine that there are... 1,642 Views / 43 Replies  
I'm no expert, but I imagine that there are plenty of ways in which she could do that...

...by having pre-installed "snooping" software on your mac.

...by knowing your passwords to websites...
Posted by miacomet, on Oct 8, 2006 at 10:57 PM, in Applications
weird apple mail photo attachment glitch 393 Views / 0 Replies  
Say I take a photo sideways with my digial camera to get the right shot. Then I import it onto my mac. Later I rotate it in preview and save it as a new file. Then every time I open the photo...
Posted by miacomet, on Oct 8, 2006 at 08:30 PM, in Applications
Esquire has merely recently confirmed my long... 1,499 Views / 48 Replies  
Esquire has merely recently confirmed my long held beliefs.
Posted by miacomet, on Oct 2, 2006 at 11:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That's my only option for embedding the art into... 600 Views / 5 Replies  
That's my only option for embedding the art into the mp3? I have way too much music for that... better to register for the iTunes store on the other computer and redownload.
Posted by miacomet, on Sep 21, 2006 at 12:51 AM, in Applications
Where is the album art located in iTunes 7? 600 Views / 5 Replies  
Say I downloaded a bunch of album art for all my albums in iTunes and I want to move all my music to another computer. Will the album art show up in the iTunes on the other computer if I just move...
Posted by miacomet, on Sep 21, 2006 at 12:33 AM, in Applications
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