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I got the WD TV Live today and I will be... 662 Views / 10 Replies  
I got the WD TV Live today and I will be returning it tomorrow. The software is absolutely broken. It hung within the first hour of using it when trying to play an AVI file to my TV and I can't get...
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 30, 2014 at 01:01 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I just bought the WD TV on Amazon. Going to check... 662 Views / 10 Replies  
I just bought the WD TV on Amazon. Going to check it out and see if it works for my purposes. Can always return it if any problems I read about in the negative reviews pop up.

Thanks for the help!
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 24, 2014 at 09:59 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for the suggestion. It seems like it would... 662 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks for the suggestion. It seems like it would be quite a bit of work to get everything playing properly in this setup and the fact that the conversion tools for each file type aren't the same...
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 24, 2014 at 09:33 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Device to play video and audio from MacBook Pro or external drive to TV 662 Views / 10 Replies  
I’m looking for a device or devices will allow me to
a) play any video file (MPG, MKV, AVI, MP4) and
b) play music from iTunes
directly to my TV (through an HDMI port) from either my MacBook...
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 23, 2014 at 08:38 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
iPhone 4s hangs during restore 786 Views / 0 Replies  
I have an iPhone 4S GSM that I needed to restore to complete an unlock. When I tried to restore, both my Mac and PC gave me an error message that the iOS 7.0.4 download was corrupted and that I...
Posted by zgall1, on Dec 27, 2013 at 05:27 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Unable to install the Decker Bold font 416 Views / 0 Replies  
The Decker Bold font is widely available for free on the Internet. However, regardless of which source I download it from, it appears to be corrupted (though I don't think it actually is). The three...
Posted by zgall1, on Dec 5, 2013 at 02:24 AM, in Mac OS X
iPhone 4 freezes during restore/upgrade to iOS 7.0.2 660 Views / 1 Replies  
I have an iPhone 4 that was running iOS 6.1.3. I requested that my provider unlock my phone and they told me I had to back up and restore to proceed, which necessitated that I upgrade to iOS 7.0.2....
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 20, 2013 at 10:57 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I know for a fact that at least half of the... 579 Views / 5 Replies  
I know for a fact that at least half of the recipients are not on iOS 7.
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 4, 2013 at 04:58 PM, in Applications
I don't know how I forgot to mention this but... 579 Views / 5 Replies  
I don't know how I forgot to mention this but this is the desktop application.
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 4, 2013 at 12:52 PM, in Applications
Messages application takes multiple attempts to send a message 579 Views / 5 Replies  
Within the past few weeks, I have noticed that every time I send an iMessage to a person, the message will fail to send one or two times. After the second or third time, it will send successfully....
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 4, 2013 at 11:58 AM, in Applications
Convert MP4 to AVI 463 Views / 2 Replies  
I bought a DVD player for my grandmother that can also read files from a USB key. I am looking for a program that can convert MP4 files to AVI so that they can be read by the player. Does anyone know...
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 29, 2013 at 10:30 PM, in Applications
My understanding is that using an Exchange... 859 Views / 2 Replies  
My understanding is that using an Exchange account is the only way to take advantage of Push email
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 15, 2011 at 03:06 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iOS 5 Gmail Exchange Account Sends Reply To My Mac Mail Account 859 Views / 2 Replies  
I have an iPhone 4S with my Gmail account set up as an Exchange account. When I reply to an email, my reply is sent to the Inbox on my Gmail account set up as an IMAP account through the Mail...
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 15, 2011 at 02:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK I will try that now. Thanks. 498 Views / 2 Replies  
OK I will try that now. Thanks.
Posted by zgall1, on Aug 9, 2010 at 05:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MacBook can no longer see wireless networks 498 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a white 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo MacBook running Mac OS 10.6.4. While running 10.6.2, I noticed that I could no longer see any WiFi networks while all other computers in my house could connect...
Posted by zgall1, on Aug 9, 2010 at 04:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the suggestion. I deleted all of my... 6,469 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks for the suggestion. I deleted all of my old backups and attempted a new one. This time, the backup was about 40% finished (based on the progress bar - not sure if it is accurate) before...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 13, 2009 at 07:08 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I've waited at least 30 minutes without the... 6,469 Views / 5 Replies  
I've waited at least 30 minutes without the progress bar moving.
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 13, 2009 at 02:35 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone 3G will not backup 6,469 Views / 5 Replies  
I am using an iPhone 3G running 2.2.1 and iTunes 8.1.1. When I try and backup my phone, the backup progress bar begins but hangs about 10% of the way through. When I cancel the backup, the sync...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 12, 2009 at 08:19 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Went to the Genius Bar today. They did an Archive... 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
Went to the Genius Bar today. They did an Archive and Install of the OS and that fixed the problem. I then installed 10.5.6 but I am hesistant to install the remaining updates as it is likely one of...
Posted by zgall1, on Mar 2, 2009 at 12:03 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That doesn't sound right to me. There must be... 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
That doesn't sound right to me. There must be something else wrong. I am going to the Genius Bar at the Apple Store tomorrow and I will let you know what they say.
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 27, 2009 at 12:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I too have non-Apple RAM but it does not seem... 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
I too have non-Apple RAM but it does not seem that our problems are identical. I can't tell for sure from your post but it seems that you can still use your computer once it starts. Mine is literally...
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 27, 2009 at 10:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I forgot to add that it is 1.67 GHz and has 1 GB... 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
I forgot to add that it is 1.67 GHz and has 1 GB of RAM.
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 26, 2009 at 09:23 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I did and the problem persists. This sounds... 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
I did and the problem persists.

This sounds like a possibility. I guess I will try and run the hardware test from the install DVD.
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 26, 2009 at 09:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
PowerBook G4 becomes unusable after software update 1,351 Views / 24 Replies  
I have a PowerBook G4 that I recently updated to Mac OS 10.5.6. After installing that update, I had 7 additional updates waiting for me in Software Update. I decided to install them all at once (and...
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 26, 2009 at 12:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm running 10.3.9 on an old G4. When I try and... 1,334 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm running 10.3.9 on an old G4. When I try and open NEStopia, it bounces once in the dock and then instantly quits. I was hoping maybe someone could point me to the elusive RockNES.
Posted by zgall1, on Mar 4, 2008 at 04:45 PM, in Gaming
NES Emulator? 1,334 Views / 4 Replies  
Are there any NES emulators available that will run on Mac OS 10.3? After an exhaustive search, I can't find anything. NEStopia won't run and RockNES seems to have disappeared from the Internet.
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 29, 2008 at 07:42 PM, in Gaming
USB Emulator Controller for G4 Quicksilver 409 Views / 2 Replies  
I am looking for a controller that is compatible with the G4 Quicksilver and would be good for playing emulated games from older video game systems i.e., a simple 3 button controller with a...
Posted by zgall1, on Feb 23, 2008 at 12:41 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks P. Can anyone give me a specific... 580 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks P.

Can anyone give me a specific recommendation for a video card that will work with the G4? Also, I wanted to clarify - is this just something I put in the PCI slot?
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 13, 2008 at 03:06 PM, in Mac Desktops
In terms of video out, I only have the standard... 580 Views / 8 Replies  
In terms of video out, I only have the standard VGA and maybe one of the proprietary Apple connections. I am buying a new TV soon for use with this computer (hopefully) but I don't think it will have...
Posted by zgall1, on Jan 2, 2008 at 07:43 PM, in Mac Desktops
I checked out the site. It seems that all of the... 580 Views / 8 Replies  
I checked out the site. It seems that all of the products are for recording TV shows onto my computer. I don't see much about video out to connect my G4 to a TV to watch shows that I have downloaded....
Posted by zgall1, on Dec 31, 2007 at 11:38 AM, in Mac Desktops
Quicksilver G4 as a media centre 580 Views / 8 Replies  
I'm looking to set up my old Quicksilver G4 as a media centre. I obviously will need some way to hook it up to a TV. Anybody know where I can find a PCI card that will let me do this? Thanks.
Posted by zgall1, on Dec 29, 2007 at 07:12 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks. I'll try that this weekend when I have... 387 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks. I'll try that this weekend when I have some time.
Posted by zgall1, on Nov 7, 2007 at 06:38 PM, in Networking
Home network speeds suddenly drop - Potential cause? 387 Views / 3 Replies  
I have a home network setup with the following configuration:

Cable Modem --> AirPort Extreme (with NAT turned on) --> Wired Router (with NAT turned off) --> Wired Router (with NAT turned off)...
Posted by zgall1, on Nov 6, 2007 at 08:04 PM, in Networking
I have another question regarding a possible... 797 Views / 25 Replies  
I have another question regarding a possible setup. It is inelegant but relatively cheap (especially in Canada where prices are inexplicably higher and most of the cheaper electronics companies will...
Posted by zgall1, on Oct 3, 2007 at 06:44 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for the reply. Can you explain what this... 797 Views / 25 Replies  
Thanks for the reply. Can you explain what this part means "... encloses 4 hard drives with only 3 bay slots"?
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 29, 2007 at 12:29 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
If I buy this enclosure... 797 Views / 25 Replies  
If I buy this enclosure (http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3142351&CatId=285) and 4 of these drives...
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 28, 2007 at 05:50 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for the help guys. I think I'm going to go... 797 Views / 25 Replies  
Thanks for the help guys. I think I'm going to go with a software controller. What options do I have on the Mac?
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 27, 2007 at 07:55 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
What is the price range for the RAID 5 setup? 797 Views / 25 Replies  
What is the price range for the RAID 5 setup?
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 26, 2007 at 01:00 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I'm thinking RAID 1 run by software would be... 797 Views / 25 Replies  
I'm thinking RAID 1 run by software would be sufficient. I'm assuming that would be the cheapest option.
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 25, 2007 at 05:19 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
RAID setup 797 Views / 25 Replies  
I would like to set up a RAID array in my family's home that would have around 1 TB of storage and would be accessible through our home network. I am concered only with redundancy. How much would it...
Posted by zgall1, on Sep 25, 2007 at 04:00 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
URLHelper 463 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anybody know if there is a Mac version of this program - URL Helper - Best url sniffer(HTTP, MMS, RTSP) which provide one-step solution to finding the URLs for all streams...
Posted by zgall1, on May 6, 2007 at 08:56 PM, in Applications
The solution didn't work. I forgot that it was on... 344 Views / 7 Replies  
The solution didn't work. I forgot that it was on this message board or I would have stuck to that thread. Sorry about that.
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 25, 2007 at 07:12 PM, in Applications
I've searched for the thread but can't seem to... 344 Views / 7 Replies  
I've searched for the thread but can't seem to find it. Can anyone help?
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 25, 2007 at 07:03 PM, in Applications
Thanks...but I'm really inexperienced with the... 344 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks...but I'm really inexperienced with the program and I have no idea what that means. Could you elaborate? I really appreciate the help.
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 25, 2007 at 10:54 AM, in Applications
Garageband - Is it possible to use 3 USB mics? 344 Views / 7 Replies  
I am doing a podcast where I need to use 3 USB mics. I have used the Audio MIDI Setup to aggregate the 3 mics into one and I then select it in Garageband. However, only two of the mics are picking up...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 25, 2007 at 12:38 AM, in Applications
Slingbox setup 344 Views / 0 Replies  
I know this is not exactly a Mac problem but I'm using the Slingbox Mac software and you guys are usually quite good with this stuff so I thought I'd ask.

I am trying to setup a Slingbox on my...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 20, 2007 at 03:22 PM, in Networking
It is 1.67 Mhz, I believe. Is it OK to go over... 704 Views / 5 Replies  
It is 1.67 Mhz, I believe. Is it OK to go over 120 gig with that?
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 18, 2007 at 02:53 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook G4 hard drive is dead - recommendations for replacement? 704 Views / 5 Replies  
The hard drive in my 15" Powerbook G4 has suddenly died and I am looking for a replacement. I was wondering if anybody could give me any recommendations. I believe I am looking for something from the...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 18, 2007 at 08:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Using GarageBand with multiple mics 626 Views / 6 Replies  
I would like to start a podcast and I am going to be using GarageBand (at first) before I move into anything more complicated. I was wondering if it was easy to hook up multiple USB mics to the...
Posted by zgall1, on Apr 18, 2007 at 07:46 AM, in Applications
iPod formatted for Mac - anyway to get to update it with a PC 966 Views / 9 Replies  
My iPod is currently formatted in the Mac format. I currently only have access to PCs but I would like to update my iPod. iTunes says I can't do it. Are there any known workarounds for this problem?
Posted by zgall1, on Dec 20, 2006 at 07:40 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
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