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iPhone USAGE screen - huge error. 3,429 Views / 15 Replies  
The top part of the Usage box on my iPhone (under Settings) is blank.

I've charged the iPhone for 2 straight nights (all night long) and when i go into Settings/Usage it's "blank". This area is...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jul 4, 2007 at 07:48 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone Battery Charging 1,652 Views / 1 Replies  
I've charged the iPhone for 2 straight nights (all night long) and when i go into Settings/Usage it's "blank" for the last time the device was Fully Charged. I've now confirmed with another friend...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jul 3, 2007 at 08:03 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I hope it addresses the fact that sites like... 3,022 Views / 51 Replies  
I hope it addresses the fact that sites like zillow.com can't load on Safari
Posted by confuzedwizard, on May 19, 2007 at 08:30 AM, in macOS
I went to Quicktime and that setting was already... 646 Views / 5 Replies  
I went to Quicktime and that setting was already turned off for flash media.

go to an NFL site like www.vikings.com
on the hompage on the bottom right they have a video box. If i hit play,...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on May 10, 2007 at 06:01 PM, in macOS
Get Info: How to reset to "None" 646 Views / 5 Replies  
If you right click on any file and go to Get Info, one of the options you will see if "OPEN WITH".

My problem is that certain webpages won't play video for me because the Flash Player is...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on May 10, 2007 at 09:05 AM, in macOS
On the homepage you'll find a link to the retail... 375 Views / 2 Replies  
On the homepage you'll find a link to the retail stores by clicking on "Where to Buy".
However I cannot find a section to purchase the ProCare or the One On One service.

Anyone know?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on May 6, 2007 at 11:20 AM, in macOS
Icons. Best of the Best. 1,284 Views / 4 Replies  
I've been searching for really cool icons for my computer. These would be icons to place over folders. and free ones! I sometimes look at railheaddesign.com. Just wondering where you all go when...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 26, 2007 at 07:46 AM, in GUI Customization
so you're saying that i have a bug in my system... 845 Views / 15 Replies  
so you're saying that i have a bug in my system that's preventing me from seeing this "sending" message?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 18, 2007 at 08:14 AM, in Applications
there are a zillion webpages out there. Explorer... 768 Views / 7 Replies  
there are a zillion webpages out there. Explorer and Firefox did a great job of opening every one of them. Why can't Safari?

i thought apple prided themselves on backwards compatibility.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 17, 2007 at 06:32 PM, in Applications
i'm not sure what version of Mail you are... 845 Views / 15 Replies  
i'm not sure what version of Mail you are running, but my SENT button doesn't change to Sending... when i send a message. I also don't see the spinning wheel.

you must be using an old verison,...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 17, 2007 at 07:25 AM, in Applications
Progress Bar in Mail.....bad feature to leave out! 845 Views / 15 Replies  
While i'm posting today i thought i would talk about Mail.
I enjoy Mail. Good little mailing application. But one thing erks me.
The fact that you can't tell when a message is being sent. There...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 16, 2007 at 08:04 AM, in Applications
Safari: Why can't it display certain webpages? 768 Views / 7 Replies  
www.zillow.com is a perfect example.

I'm a huge apple fan like most of you. But it's hard for me to preach the greatness of Apple when it's own software web browser Safari doesn't display MANY...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 16, 2007 at 07:51 AM, in Applications
brushed metal or plain grey. looks identical. ... 812 Views / 6 Replies  
brushed metal or plain grey. looks identical. who cares.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Apr 15, 2007 at 06:08 PM, in macOS
Quad Core using XP v. Vista. Which is better??? 14,984 Views / 4 Replies  
I am thinking about upgrading my office computer to a quad-core machine. (2 dual cores)

In regards to SPEED, does it make a difference if you are running XP versus Vista?
I assume (not sure why)...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Mar 29, 2007 at 07:12 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
How did you know to hold down the play button. i... 6,696 Views / 31 Replies  
How did you know to hold down the play button. i don't think it says that anywhere in the manual.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Mar 26, 2007 at 07:26 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I think you guys are off topic. Now that some... 8,631 Views / 93 Replies  
I think you guys are off topic. Now that some time as passed, it's safe to say that the 8-core Mac Pro's aren't coming out.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Mar 18, 2007 at 08:51 AM, in Mac Desktops
Vista slowed my machine by at least 30%. Not... 121,682 Views / 2,183 Replies  
Vista slowed my machine by at least 30%.
Not sure where your 'snappy' came from.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Feb 18, 2007 at 07:59 AM, in macOS
i tried both versions. neither work. There has... 527 Views / 5 Replies  
i tried both versions. neither work.
There has to be a java player alternative, right?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Feb 16, 2007 at 11:01 AM, in Applications
java java java 527 Views / 5 Replies  
Even after the Feb 15th update. I still cannot do what i want to do.

I'm trying to log into and use an Audio Request Music Server (www.request.com). It's hard to believe, but everytime i log in...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Feb 16, 2007 at 08:09 AM, in Applications
yeah, seems not too many people are familar with... 527 Views / 5 Replies  
yeah, seems not too many people are familar with java.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Feb 15, 2007 at 07:13 AM, in Applications
Java Applets not working 527 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm trying to load a website that uses Java Applets and it's just not working for me (i'm logging into an Audio Request unit via the internet). Few questions. First, is there an alternative...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Feb 13, 2007 at 08:36 PM, in Applications
I have the new Office installed at work and the... 964 Views / 10 Replies  
I have the new Office installed at work and the ribbon is sweet! It really is a nice change.

Viewing pictures of Mac 08, i can see that it doesn't compare. please get your hands on the new...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 30, 2007 at 07:10 AM, in Applications
Quicktime keeps quiting when trying to view the Microsoft Keynote Speech. 396 Views / 1 Replies  
http://metahost.origindigital.com/microsoft/20070129/ga_launch_keynote_20070129_100.asx

That's the link for Bill's keynote. Why does Quicktime open then close/quit when trying to open on my...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 30, 2007 at 07:07 AM, in Applications
Microsoft Office 2007 for Windows v. 2008 for Mac 964 Views / 10 Replies  
I just saw the screen shots for Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac (http://www.appleinsider.com/article.php?id=2382) and then compared it to the newly released Microsoft Office 2007 for Windows.

We...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 29, 2007 at 08:32 PM, in Applications
Well, i could hook AppleTV up separate and still... 832 Views / 5 Replies  
Well, i could hook AppleTV up separate and still use the Airport Xpress for audio like you mentioned.

But i'm losing out on the great functionality of AppleTV.
What's great about AppleTV is the...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 10, 2007 at 09:41 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
well, they said yahoo mail and google mail will... 578 Views / 5 Replies  
well, they said yahoo mail and google mail will work...so i figured....maybe.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 10, 2007 at 08:11 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Apple TV replaces Airport Express ??? 832 Views / 5 Replies  
I currently have my airport express hooked up to my audio system (which supplies my entire house with music).

Does Apple TV replace my airport express?

I'm not sure how i would get my Apple...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 10, 2007 at 08:10 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
iPhone & Email Support for Blackberry? 578 Views / 5 Replies  
I currently use a blackberry enterprises server and it's email at work. If i was to purchase the iPhone, can i retrieve my enterprise server emails on it, or are they only available via the...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Jan 9, 2007 at 09:53 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
If 8 cores didn't do much more than 4 cores...why... 3,851 Views / 41 Replies  
If 8 cores didn't do much more than 4 cores...why would they make these things.

what till u see apple's benchmark results using 8 instead of 4.....it's gonna be HUGE.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Nov 29, 2006 at 09:20 PM, in Mac Desktops
I think Apple will ship a Quad Dual Core (8)... 3,851 Views / 41 Replies  
I think Apple will ship a Quad Dual Core (8) machine in January. Intel announced that they have that processor ready to ship, so it doesn't hurt apple to include it in their top top top of the line...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Nov 29, 2006 at 07:59 AM, in Mac Desktops
iCal Alarm Notes pop up in an odd location (far left, and half on/off the screen) 417 Views / 1 Replies  
When a birthday or another event pops up via the iCal Note box, it shows up on the far left side of the screen. Half of the box is even off the screen. I keep dragging it back to the center, but...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 31, 2006 at 07:17 AM, in Applications
Private Browsing using Safari (won't stay enabled) 1,220 Views / 3 Replies  
I keep placing a checkmark in the private browsing box in Safari, but everytime i quit the application and launch back....... it's unchecked.

anyone else experiencing this problem?
any ways...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 15, 2006 at 09:00 AM, in Applications
PocketMac for Blackberry 4.0 is out!!! 367 Views / 0 Replies  
Much improved and i'm really happy it's 100% free!
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 3, 2006 at 11:58 PM, in Applications
well, i have .Mac, so how do i do it? how do i... 735 Views / 6 Replies  
well, i have .Mac, so how do i do it? how do i set that up?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 1, 2006 at 05:05 PM, in Applications
iWeb. Is there any way to create chat forums? 735 Views / 6 Replies  
I created a few blog pages in iWeb. This allows me to write text and others to read it. but i really would like to set up a chat forum so i can get a 'dialogue' going with may of the students that...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 1, 2006 at 10:08 AM, in Applications
I hate the Inspector in Pages and iWeb. Anyone else? 510 Views / 3 Replies  
I spent a good portion of last week designing some websites using iWeb. I think it's a great application and i thank apple for creating it.

But the one thing that's driving me crazy is the...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 1, 2006 at 09:52 AM, in Applications
i'm confuzed. If i compress standard video using... 4,943 Views / 4 Replies  
i'm confuzed. If i compress standard video using H.264 what happens?
if i have HD video and i compress H.264 what happens?
if H.264 is HD quality, don't i need a special blu-ray or HD-DVD player...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Oct 1, 2006 at 08:00 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
so it's not confirmed whether OS X can recognize... 4,943 Views / 4 Replies  
so it's not confirmed whether OS X can recognize a HD DVD burner if connected?

What is everyone doing then? So many HD camera's exist.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 28, 2006 at 07:50 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
How do i copy a DVD that i made previously in iMovie? 520 Views / 5 Replies  
About a year ago i went to London. I edited the footage in iMovie and burned a few copies to DVD. I no longer have the iMovie or iDVD file. But i do have the burned DVD.

I need to make a copy...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 25, 2006 at 07:39 AM, in macOS
What's the best High Definition DVD burner? 4,943 Views / 4 Replies  
I want to record some high definition video. Assuming that i have an HD video camera, what options exist for recording to onto a disk? (For both Blu-Ray or HD DVD)
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 24, 2006 at 04:44 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
does anyone know how loud the computer is with 3... 631 Views / 9 Replies  
does anyone know how loud the computer is with 3 drives in it? 3 drives with fans.... might be loud.


also, lets suppose my computer hd crashes and i lose all my programs, data, music,...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 24, 2006 at 07:26 AM, in macOS
i don't have that plugin in either folder. but i... 400 Views / 3 Replies  
i don't have that plugin in either folder. but i do have adobe installed.

hmmmm

i would rather have it use "preview" from apple
how do i set it up to default to this program?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 23, 2006 at 04:25 PM, in Applications
so if i was to order a new MacPro, would it be... 631 Views / 9 Replies  
so if i was to order a new MacPro, would it be smart to get 3 hard drives.

1st for my OS X operating system
2nd for Time Machine
3rd for Vista Operating System?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 23, 2006 at 04:22 PM, in macOS
Why do I always have to select the pdf view for internet content? 400 Views / 3 Replies  
when i click on a link to view a pdf on the internet, i get a box that appears asking me to select the program i want to use to view the pdf. then i normally have to scroll through my apps until i...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 23, 2006 at 08:27 AM, in Applications
Multiple HD's in Mac Pro & Time Machine 631 Views / 9 Replies  
If I order a new MacPro with 2 Hard Drives, do 2 hard disk icons show up on your desktop? How does this work exactly?

If 2 icons showed up, i would dedicate 1 of them to 'backed up' stuff i.e,...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 23, 2006 at 08:00 AM, in macOS
iTunes7 not showing me my purchased Movies 375 Views / 2 Replies  
I purchased the Thriller Video from the iTunes Music Store. If i click on Music, i can see the movie mixed in with all my other music. But it's not showing up under the Movie tab or the TV Show...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 19, 2006 at 10:33 PM, in Applications
Argus type program for Macs? Does one exist? 374 Views / 1 Replies  
I use Argus at work. Does a Mac program exist which can do what Argus does?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 15, 2006 at 03:29 PM, in Applications
Reverse Sync: New iPod's (clarification needed) 1,027 Views / 1 Replies  
Reverse sync. Connect your iPod to any authorized computer — iTunes lets you authorize up to five — and you can sync everything you purchased from the iTunes Store back to it.

What about the music...
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 12, 2006 at 08:58 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
maybe your antenna is damaged. 598 Views / 2 Replies  
maybe your antenna is damaged.
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 10, 2006 at 12:59 PM, in Networking
Which is faster: Core 2 in iMac or Xeon in PowerMac? 853 Views / 5 Replies  
Which is faster: Core2 in the new iMac or the Xeon in the MacPro?

Does anyone have benchmarks or know how much faster one is over the other?
Posted by confuzedwizard, on Sep 7, 2006 at 07:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
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