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Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 14th, 2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 546
Posted By med8or
With regards to the ATV playing a song and then...

With regards to the ATV playing a song and then skipping - this is a known bug with ATV. You should be able to find a lot of discussion about the topic.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 28th, 2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,680
Posted By med8or
Not sure what you mean when you say you can get...

Not sure what you mean when you say you can get it working on wifi? If your phone is connected to wifi it cannot create a personal hotspot since the wifi is already being used for your primary...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 25th, 2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By med8or
XBMCHub is a nice collection of the most popular...

XBMCHub is a nice collection of the most popular XBMC Add-Ons. Highly recommend upgrading XBMC's standard install with this collaboration.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 25th, 2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,680
Posted By med8or
Not sure if you've figured it out? The very...

Not sure if you've figured it out?

The very odd time, I've come across where Personal Hotspot doesn't show up under the settings. Instead, find it in Settings: Cellular: Personal Hotspot.

FYI.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 25th, 2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 661
Posted By med8or
I like this software...

I like this software (http://firecore.com/atvflash). Jailbreaking can be done free but this makes it a snap and adds some very useful software as well.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 25th, 2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By med8or
Either works. If you change the DNS on ATV, only...

Either works. If you change the DNS on ATV, only that device will work with the new geo settings. Changing it on the router allows all devices to share the same ability.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 11th, 2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,580
Posted By med8or
When I purchased the iphone 5S through Telus I...

When I purchased the iphone 5S through Telus I did take advantage of a trade in program. Have the carriers done this on their own, or what this through Apple? Anyone know?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 11th, 2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,580
Posted By med8or
Apple Trade-In Program comes to Canada

This trade in program finally hits Canada directly from Apple.

Apple's iPhone Trade-In Program Expands to Canadian Retail Stores - Mac Rumors...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 3rd, 2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,199
Posted By med8or
Thanks for the discussion. I ended up finding a...

Thanks for the discussion. I ended up finding a local data provider instead of even bothering with the high data rates from our national carriers.

I too am thinking my next ipad might we one with...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Feb 21st, 2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By med8or
iOS 7.0.6 available

Apple releases iOS 7.0.6, iOS 6.1.6 with fixes | 9to5Mac (http://9to5mac.com/2014/02/21/apple-releases-ios-7-0-6-ios-6-1-6-with-fixes/)
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Feb 4th, 2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,578
Posted By med8or
These tend to be service specific. Some sites...

These tend to be service specific. Some sites might work only using a web browser, others work on some devices, not others, etc.

Go here...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Feb 4th, 2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,578
Posted By med8or
Many of these services aren't technically a proxy...

Many of these services aren't technically a proxy server. They only change your dns location, the data transmitted doesn't go through their servers, so no slow downs.

Other services that do...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 31st, 2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,578
Posted By med8or
What unblock-us does is registers your ip address...

What unblock-us does is registers your ip address and then maps it to their DNS server based on which country you've selected your DNS to be located in. This is done from a web portal. If your ip...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 31st, 2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,199
Posted By med8or
Yes, thanks for the reminder. This is my point,...

Yes, thanks for the reminder. This is my point, there becomes more and more to remember to shut off with slightly more options for doing it on an iphone (for celluar data).

What I have always...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 30th, 2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,199
Posted By med8or
Probably a small point but when you select...

Probably a small point but when you select cellular usage you can pick and chose what apps can get data from cell. There are some apps that automatically update or sync when launched (some can be...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 29th, 2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,199
Posted By med8or
I guess by turning background updates off and...

I guess by turning background updates off and also ensuring the automatic updates contained in the itunes & App Store setting (music, apps, books and updates) would eliminate most. I'd have to be...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 29th, 2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,578
Posted By med8or
Another website that is very useful is...

Another website that is very useful is www.moreflicks.com (http://www.moreflicks.com). They provide content for several providers including Netflix. If you see something you're interested in, click...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 29th, 2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,199
Posted By med8or
Controlling data usage on a wifi ipad?

I think I've found a limitation (though likely well known and probably serves a purpose) in Apple's ios regarding controlling data usage on a wi-fi ipad. Am I correct that there is no real way to...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 9th, 2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 983
Posted By med8or
Haven't tried but will look at it. I used...

Haven't tried but will look at it.

I used to use Nova Mind for Mac but wanted a version more recently to be able to use seamlessly across my apple devices. After some research, I decided on...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 15th, 2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 924
Posted By med8or
I have had this happen to me as well. All of a...

I have had this happen to me as well. All of a sudden the Apple logo comes on. The restart is quick though.

Has probably happened twice or three time since I've had the phone. Figured it would...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 23rd, 2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 16,824
Posted By med8or
Record feature works fine for me on my previous...

Record feature works fine for me on my previous iphone 4 and ipad retina. Haven't tried on 5S yet.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
Posted By med8or
So under 7.0.1, under passcode & fingerprint...

So under 7.0.1, under passcode & fingerprint there appears to be no way of changing the "require passcode" setting. It defaults to "Immediately".

Is this Apple's quick fix for the lockscreen bug...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
Posted By med8or
Sorry, typo. You are right. It is 7.0.1

Sorry, typo. You are right. It is 7.0.1
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 918
Posted By med8or
iOS 7.0.1 Released

Just upgraded to the iphone 5S and I see that iOS 7 already has an upgrade to 7.0.1.

FYI.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 18th, 2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,229
Posted By med8or
Answered my own question. Updates ARE available...

Answered my own question. Updates ARE available OTA (over the air).

Downloading ios7 on my iphone and ipad.
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 18th, 2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 870
Posted By med8or
Buying a Used Mac (Private Sales)

Hello all:

A friend is considering purchasing a used macbook (not a new or refurbished one due to budget constraints).

I tend to always buy my machines new (or refurbed from Apple) so I'm a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 18th, 2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,229
Posted By med8or
Are we referring to itunes on a desktop? Will ios...

Are we referring to itunes on a desktop? Will ios 7 be available as an OTA upgrade?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 18th, 2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,229
Posted By med8or
Reported to be 1pm. Seem to recall that this...

Reported to be 1pm. Seem to recall that this jives with past releases too.
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 16th, 2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,875
Posted By med8or
I've used MJ for about a year now. Can't beat the...

I've used MJ for about a year now. Can't beat the price at about $60 per YEAR that provides you a local (depending on where you live) number for incoming and outgoing calls and calls can be made...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 15th, 2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,128
Posted By med8or
I prefer the epaper, though only reading with the...

I prefer the epaper, though only reading with the PressReader apps- I don't like the web version. If you subscribe to the National Post through the paper, you can then access the paper through...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Feb 6th, 2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,961
Posted By med8or
Lilyhammer (2011 ): Lilyhammer (TV Series 2011...

Lilyhammer (2011 ): Lilyhammer (TV Series 2011 (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1958961/)
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Feb 5th, 2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4,168
Views: 172,135
Posted By med8or
I disagree. I think these are VERY deliberate. He...

I disagree. I think these are VERY deliberate. He had a lot of advisers along the way- he was just hoping he wouldn't get caught. There were several questionable issues with his campaign both for...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Feb 4th, 2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,961
Posted By med8or
The answer is yes, it can. If you were to put in...

The answer is yes, it can. If you were to put in their DNS settings into your router (airport for example) every device that received a feed would have access.

If you connect to someone else's...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 2nd, 2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By med8or
Do Not Disturb New Year Bug

Thought things seemed quiet.....http://http://www.tgdaily.com/software-brief/68450-do-not-disturb-bug-disturbs-apple-users
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 16th, 2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,978
Posted By med8or
Ordered this morning and arranged for a return...

Ordered this morning and arranged for a return through the Apple Store online for the one I had already purchased a few weeks ago (for an xmas gift). Both painless.

Thanks for saving me $30!
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 23rd, 2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,399
Posted By med8or
Agreed. I would have expected my 3rd generation...

Agreed. I would have expected my 3rd generation to be top of class for longer than 6 months. My issue is that whenever newer, faster hardware comes out, it brings with it apps and accessories that...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 24th, 2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,229
Posted By med8or
OP asked if anyone else was having problems. I...

OP asked if anyone else was having problems. I have same set up but no problems to report.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 24th, 2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By med8or
It's one or the other. If you're using Match you...

It's one or the other. If you're using Match you have to use the cloud. Not able to directly add music.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 22nd, 2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,330
Posted By med8or
Found out Telus has a trade in program for used...

Found out Telus has a trade in program for used phones. For my iPhone 4 32 gb they would give me $150.00. Of course I could probably do better selling privately but thought I'd pass along for others....
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,500
Posted By med8or
Well, I for one don't mind the new map app. I'm...

Well, I for one don't mind the new map app. I'm in the GTA and commute into North York and the traffic information was accurate. I actually like the simpler interface...dash red lines. No lines if...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,500
Posted By med8or
Google is my friend: Fix here: Fix...

Google is my friend:

Fix here:

Fix for App Store and Passbook "Can't Connect to iTunes Store" Error - Mac Rumors...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 20th, 2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,500
Posted By med8or
Passbook doesn't work for either me or my wife's...

Passbook doesn't work for either me or my wife's iphone 4. Did I miss something??? I get the introduction screen with a button on the bottom called App Store. When I click on it, it says "Cannot...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Sep 19th, 2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,188
Posted By med8or
I have had the home button problem on and off for...

I have had the home button problem on and off for months. Very frustrating when it doesn't work. (Have tried several "remedies" found on various forums). Unfortunately out of warranty, but within my...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,500
Posted By med8or
Haven't had a chance to upgrade yet, but wow the...

Haven't had a chance to upgrade yet, but wow the updates to various apps are also flooding into the App Store!:clap:
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,521
Posted By med8or
Here you go: googled. Songs purchased from...

Here you go: googled.

Songs purchased from multiple Apple IDs
Songs containing DRM (Digital Rights Management) may not appear, or may appear grayed out in iCloud. This can occur if your computer...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,521
Posted By med8or
Have you tried restarting your computer? This one...

Have you tried restarting your computer? This one is odd for me too. Typically if there is an error, there is a little cloud icon iTunes Match: Understanding the iCloud Status icons...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,330
Posted By med8or
Is Telus doing the same thing that you have to...

Is Telus doing the same thing that you have to upgrade your Plan because the iphone would be moving to the LTE network? When I spoke to Telus I didn't get past that they wouldn't waive their buyout...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,330
Posted By med8or
Hi Sinc: Thanks for the clarification. Your...

Hi Sinc:

Thanks for the clarification. Your post has confirmed that it IS possible to get Telus to waive their buyout fee (especially if the rumours are true that Rogers is doing it for some of...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,500
Posted By med8or
Question: Does updating using the update...

Question:

Does updating using the update button on itunes update all ios devices with one download or does each device require it's own unique download?

I'm not at home and looking to reduce...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 19th, 2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By med8or
Maybe this is the new way of doing the part that...

Maybe this is the new way of doing the part that Steve Jobs used to do when he said..."and there's one more thing..." Secret features that are only revealed after launch? ;-) Too funny. I remember...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 14th, 2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,330
Posted By med8or
Telus - Clear and Simple Upgrade still negotiable?

I have been a Telus Mobility customer since 1999 and usually negotiate a new phone about every two years of a three year contract, having them put me in a new contract for another three years with...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 14th, 2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,448
Posted By med8or
John Clay: Can you clarify what you mean?...

John Clay:

Can you clarify what you mean? What will Apple do regarding upgrading? I have a Telus phone (locked) that has a year and a bit left and looking for best options if I want to switch...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 14th, 2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,604
Posted By med8or
Couple points that I've come across reading fine...

Couple points that I've come across reading fine print:

The expect the device shipped within 5 days though they have a special promo where they need to be post dated by Oct 1st.

No mention...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 14th, 2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,604
Posted By med8or
Would one take out their sim before shipping? ...

Would one take out their sim before shipping?

Seriously considering.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,879
Posted By med8or
Great minds.......

Great minds.......
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,879
Posted By med8or
To be clear...21 exclamation marks would be...

To be clear...21 exclamation marks would be grounds for disqualification?

Does it matter the font or font size of your text?

Does it have to be in English?

Insert legal disclaimer...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,879
Posted By med8or
Interesting...two different sets of instructions....

Interesting...two different sets of instructions. Thus the confusion. :yikes:

Joker Eh: in these instructions linked to the very post you replied to, it did have an exclamation mark.
...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,879
Posted By med8or
Have to say: technically, the answer required a...

Have to say: technically, the answer required a "!" as per your original posting. Just thought I'd point it out...the poster above me actually beat me to it. ;)
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,879
Posted By med8or
It's an ehMazing Day!

It's an ehMazing Day!
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 4th, 2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,606
Posted By med8or
I had a theory it happens when they have higher...

I had a theory it happens when they have higher useage rates to reduce the amount of bandwidth they have to send. It seems to happen during what I'd consider "peak" periods.
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 2nd, 2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,054
Posted By med8or
The answer to your question is, "it depends"....

The answer to your question is, "it depends". Various parking lots enter into agreements with municipalities in a number of ways. Private parking infractions can be tagged by a city/town parking...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 29th, 2010, 10:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,102
Posted By med8or
An interesting article about a growing insurance...

An interesting article about a growing insurance scam.

Daw: Was this car crash a staged accident? - Moneyville.ca...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 29th, 2010, 10:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,102
Posted By med8or
That's a good question, and I'm not familiar with...

That's a good question, and I'm not familiar with the system in Manitoba. I'm going to ask some colleagues from policy and see what they have to say.

J
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 29th, 2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By med8or
The more I'm reading, the more it DOES sound like...

The more I'm reading, the more it DOES sound like a logic board. I also noticed that the battery seems to bulge a bit, I think the heat is the issue and the computer is shutting itself off as a...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 28th, 2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,203
Posted By med8or
I agree with much of what has been said. Some...

I agree with much of what has been said. Some might be a little more drastic than I think is needed, but to each their own.

What I personally believe is most important, is that a parent learn...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 28th, 2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,102
Posted By med8or
Much of what has been discussed so far has been...

Much of what has been discussed so far has been property damage. The significant costs associated with MVA's are the bodily injury claims that are associated.

In Ontario, the Statutory Accident...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 28th, 2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By med8or
MacBook (2007)

Hello:

Over the past couple of months, I have had intermittent cases where my MacBook just shuts down. It tends to be during high CPU usage (processing video, several cpu demanding applications...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 24th, 2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
Hello ehMac-ers: It's been a while since...

Hello ehMac-ers:

It's been a while since I've had the chance to catch up here. Regarding the Toronto elections, there was no stopping the Ford name and Doug Ford (Rob Ford's brother) won handedly...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jul 16th, 2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
CubaMark: Rob Ford is running for Mayor of...

CubaMark:

Rob Ford is running for Mayor of Toronto, so there is no incumbent. FYI.

As for what you've said about accountability and accessibility...I agree with you 100% and am working on that...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jul 16th, 2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
Hey all: Thought I'd update you on my...

Hey all:

Thought I'd update you on my campaign. I am officially a candidate for Ward 2 in Toronto (Etobicoke North). I have been busy working and trying to get a campaign together so am a little...
Forum: Info Centre Jun 17th, 2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By med8or
Ya, thought that. I emailed several days...

Ya, thought that. I emailed several days ago....I'll just wait until the Mayor gets the chance. :-)

Thanks!
Forum: Info Centre Jun 17th, 2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By med8or
Handle Change?

How does one change their login info here? I've tried under the User CP but even though I change my login name and online name, none seem to change?

Thanks.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 17th, 2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,439
Posted By med8or
I had mine repaired. Although I was within my...

I had mine repaired. Although I was within my warranty, the apple store rep said as long as it didn't look like it was caused by mistreatment, they'd repair it, even out of warranty.

Mine was...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 13th, 2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,824
Posted By med8or
Thanks Macfury! I've just ordered an Airport...

Thanks Macfury!

I've just ordered an Airport Extreme. Seems crazy to have to buy one to supplement what Rogers provides....but if I notice the speed gain and reliability....it will be worth it.
...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 13th, 2010, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,824
Posted By med8or
Another problem I'm having is connecting my...

Another problem I'm having is connecting my airport express (to use airtunes) to the SMC router. I have attached the settings...anyone see anything wrong? I can get the airport to connect and it...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 13th, 2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,824
Posted By med8or
Macfury et al: I have recently switched to...

Macfury et al:

I have recently switched to Rogers from Bell, but I have to say that I'm a little less impressed with SMC gateway modem/router than I was with Bell's 2wire Gateway (2701HGG). First,...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jun 10th, 2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,489
Posted By med8or
My understanding is it can take a month for them...

My understanding is it can take a month for them to disconnect. Pretty sure you won't get the free ride for long.
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 31st, 2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
Thanks all. I'll keep you updated on the process....

Thanks all. I'll keep you updated on the process. I'm designing a website as we speak.

Jason
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 28th, 2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
Agreed. One of the reasons that I'm considering...

Agreed. One of the reasons that I'm considering this election is that it might be the right timing in this regard.

I grew up in this neighbourhood. My grandfather built the house that I own, and I...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 28th, 2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 9,306
Posted By med8or
I'm not sure I understand the comment about...

I'm not sure I understand the comment about change being a "neutral concept" - my confusion is the term neutral.

I would think that motivations to change or not to change would be far from...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 28th, 2010, 01:11 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 9,306
Posted By med8or
Moral superiority historically has led to great...

Moral superiority historically has led to great change or horrific outcomes. Although I agree with you that coming across in this way is not only presumptuous but self defeating, there are two sides...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 28th, 2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 9,306
Posted By med8or
One relatively recent analogy that comes to mind...

One relatively recent analogy that comes to mind about societal change has to do with seat belt use. There was a great deal of opposition to the seat belt laws when they were first introduced. People...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 28th, 2010, 11:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,376
Posted By med8or
Thinking of running for Elected office

Hi all:

As a long time member here and on multiple forums over the past 15 years or so I know there is a lot of political opinion and know-how from the users of this forum and thought it might be...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 4th, 2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,757
Posted By med8or
This thread came in handy. My MacBook cracked...

This thread came in handy. My MacBook cracked more than a year ago but I thought I'd just have to live with it...figured Apple would tell me it was my fault. Well, after reading this thread...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jan 20th, 2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,266
Posted By med8or
I have been a Sirius subscriber for about 14...

I have been a Sirius subscriber for about 14 months and I really like it. I use it in the car with a Sporster 5 and then remove the until and attach it to a Sirius boombox in my living room. I find...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 9th, 2009, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By med8or
So I found a place (I'll mention their name once...

So I found a place (I'll mention their name once I receive the completed product and am happy. ;) They're doing it for $12/hr which is the cheapest I found. I'll just rip a media file from the DVD to...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 8th, 2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By med8or
Thanks for the help. To follow up, I...

Thanks for the help.

To follow up, I contacted a couple places. One place that has great reviews replied with the following:



My questions from this:

1) Why is converting to a DVD...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 7th, 2009, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 812
Posted By med8or
Converting 8mm video to DVD?

Hi:

I have some old 8mm video tapes that I'd like to convert. I've dug out the old camcorder, but unfortunately it doesn't seem to play anymore. I've tried looking through the viewfinder and...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 13th, 2009, 02:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,524
Posted By med8or
I know you've probably already done the job, but...

I know you've probably already done the job, but if anyone else wants to know....

I did this about 5 years ago with dark wood panelling with knots and all. I was recommended and used Zinsser...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jun 2nd, 2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,278
Posted By med8or
Door-to-door Toronto Animal Control Snooping?

Hi all:

While working at home, a person from Toronto's Animal Control came to the door and asked if I had any dogs or cats. I replied no, which I don't...but it concerns me. Is this an attempt to...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 5th, 2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By med8or
Funny, this just started happening to me as well....

Funny, this just started happening to me as well. It is annoying.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Feb 23rd, 2009, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 483
Posted By med8or
Remote Monitoring of IP change?

Hello:

I have a small email server set up at home with an ISP that provides a dynamic IP address. I use DNS Update (2.7) on a OS 10.3.9 box along with the easydns service to update my ip address...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 24th, 2008, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 992
Posted By med8or
I'm not sure if "stupid" is the right...

I'm not sure if "stupid" is the right word...naive....perhaps? I think many have fallen for something that was ultimately better than it sounded?

JP
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Dec 24th, 2008, 11:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,594
Posted By med8or
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays for all...

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays for all celebrating this time of year.

J
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 16th, 2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Posted By med8or
Pretty sure you can't since Bootcamp became a...

Pretty sure you can't since Bootcamp became a stable release in 10.5. If you're running Leopard, you could use Bootcamp (look in your utilities folder) and install MS XP or Vista (need to purchase)....
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jul 15th, 2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 41,402
Posted By med8or
I have used Mundu IM on my Treo for over a year....

I have used Mundu IM on my Treo for over a year. There is a beta release for the iphone. Google it.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 23rd, 2008, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
To follow up. It was a bad hard drive. It was...

To follow up. It was a bad hard drive. It was replaced under warranty.

And you are right, you do not need to contact Apple first to bring something under warranty in to an AASP.

Thanks!
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 17th, 2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,274
Posted By med8or
Photo Management Software for a small business? (Mac AND PC)

Hello:

In my spare time I am an amateur photographer and I have a client that I shot for regularly. I help them with the management of their pictures as well.

I'm trying to explore Image...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 16th, 2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
Mac OS installer frozen at 10% after over an...

Mac OS installer frozen at 10% after over an hour.

Calling Apple to get the ok to bring it into a service provider. :mad:
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 16th, 2008, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
Extended test shows no problems. Found. ...

Extended test shows no problems. Found.

Going to try to install the system from the install disk and see if that works. Can restore after that if it works. :S
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 16th, 2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
Finally got the AHT to boot. Running now. ...

Finally got the AHT to boot. Running now.

Thanks.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 16th, 2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
Hi Lars: It appears Apple didn't send me a...

Hi Lars:

It appears Apple didn't send me a Hardware test disk. I wrote back when I got this mac here...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jun 16th, 2008, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,303
Posted By med8or
Time Machine Restore Problem

Hello:

My MB (core 2 duo, 2 gigs of ram, 10.5.3) recently suffered a problem. I was using Entourage yesterday and an error came up saying that my database was corrupt. I attempted to repair when...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jun 13th, 2008, 10:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,811
Posted By med8or
Very good point and obviously one criteria I...

Very good point and obviously one criteria I failed to mention...the author has some influence as well. If I recognize the handle, I'm much more likely to read.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jun 13th, 2008, 09:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,811
Posted By med8or
I've always been of the mind that if the subject...

I've always been of the mind that if the subject isn't self-descriptive or is vague, I just pass it by.

There isn't a need to read all posts. Eventually, those who seek help, input or dialogue...
Forum: Anything Mac May 14th, 2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,477
Posted By med8or
You require bootcamp or a similar VM like...

You require bootcamp or a similar VM like Parallels (http://www.parallels.com/en/products/desktop/), etc.

Bootcamp comes with Leopard 10.5 and cannot be downloaded separately.

Hope this helps.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 8th, 2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By med8or
Ok....I'm a curious sort, so I looked into what...

Ok....I'm a curious sort, so I looked into what the "RW" stood for.

FYI:

DVD Plus RW Alliance webpage (http://www.dvdrw.com/).

And now you know, and knowing is half the battle......
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 7th, 2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By med8or
Thanks! That explains a lot. Wonder what that RW...

Thanks! That explains a lot. Wonder what that RW stands for........
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 7th, 2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By med8or
I live in Etobicoke. Took it to a place in...

I live in Etobicoke. Took it to a place in Mississauga. The only reason I went back to this place, was because they had originally fixed the HD and wanted to find out why they didn't notice the...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 7th, 2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By med8or
The disk I'm using reads: DVD+R DL. At the bottom...

The disk I'm using reads: DVD+R DL. At the bottom of the disk it says RW DVD+R DL.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 7th, 2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By med8or
DL Erasing and Re-Writing

Just wanted confirmation. I recently started using DL blank disks and the ones I bought were DL RW. I figured that I'd be able to re-use by erasing and re-writing. Apparently not. According to my...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 7th, 2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By med8or
The optical drive was replaced. Thanks again...

The optical drive was replaced.

Thanks again all.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 5th, 2008, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By med8or
Used to be able to turn this off in OS 9 Memory...

Used to be able to turn this off in OS 9 Memory control panel. Can it be done under OS X?
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 5th, 2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By med8or
Thanks all for the opinions. I took the MM...

Thanks all for the opinions.

I took the MM back to where I had it serviced last time and the guy told me that they unequivocally do not install an OS on warranty drive replacements. He told me...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 5th, 2008, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By med8or
Well, I am currently installing the OS onto the...

Well, I am currently installing the OS onto the Mac Mini using it in Target mode and using the internal DVD drive in my Macbook to install. I tried again booting from a DVD on the MM and it just...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting May 4th, 2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By med8or
Mac Mini Trouble - A lemon?

My sister bought a mac mini about 18 months ago on my advice. I've had nothing but problems with this machine and now am having another unique one.

Brief history:

After several reinstalls, a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 29th, 2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,671
Posted By med8or
Well, Breakfast Television just announced this...

Well, Breakfast Television just announced this info as well. By the end of the year seems like a long time coming though.

Like others have said....we'll just have to wait and see. Hopefully more...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 18th, 2008, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,066
Posted By med8or
This program works decently for the very thing...

This program works decently for the very thing you are wanting it for.

J
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 13th, 2008, 01:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,299
Posted By med8or
Futureshop Customer Appreciation Day

Noticed on Redflagdeals.com that Futureshop (http://www.futureshop.ca/marketing/cas0408/default.asp) is holding a customer appreciation day (today in Ontario). 10% Apple amongst other stuff.

Just...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 13th, 2008, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 903
Posted By med8or
I have used QuickTax...

I have used QuickTax (http://quicktax.intuit.ca/tax-software/personal-products/pdetails.jsp?catId=4&b=intuit) for the past 10 years. Previously I used the retail version but the Mac version was...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 27th, 2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By med8or
Ha...I didn't know (didn't bother to research...

Ha...I didn't know (didn't bother to research either) this was a known bug. I just used Firefox instead. :S
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 27th, 2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By med8or
ecoENERGY Retrofit Grant - Questions and Feedback

Hi all:

I own a 50+ old home that has had very little done to it with regards to updating over the years (storm windows 15+ years ago on all windows except the basement). It is heated by natural...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Mar 6th, 2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,997
Posted By med8or
I think it can make for an interesting subject,...

I think it can make for an interesting subject, and I can see the varying perspectives. When I heard of Patrick Swayze's prognosis on the news, I did in fact feel a sense of sadness.

With regards...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 28th, 2008, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,561
Posted By med8or
Yes, I've seen that phone and also one by...

Yes, I've seen that phone and also one by Logitech. I tried to find a set up manual on Logitech's website, but couldn't find one.

Also, are they available in Canada? I can't find any being sold at...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 28th, 2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,561
Posted By med8or
Skype and Wifi Phones in Canada?

I've searched the forums and couldn't find a specific post that answers my question (and some are pretty dated).

I've started playing around with Skype for making phone calls. I had originally...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 12th, 2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 18,334
Posted By med8or
Yes, I had this too. I updated via Software...

Yes, I had this too. I updated via Software Update and 10.2 went fine. I then ran the Graphics installer and all programs quit, but my desktop remained hung. I had to force a shut down, restart and...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 10th, 2008, 08:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 19,901
Posted By med8or
Probably silly...but you are deleting items, not...

Probably silly...but you are deleting items, not just throwing items into the trash?
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 27th, 2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By med8or
I have started to go on a backup tear and wanted...

I have started to go on a backup tear and wanted to backup my Leopard install disc. I have the Up to date install, which appears to be a DL disc with 7.11GB of data. Does this mean I have to back up...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 27th, 2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 694
Posted By med8or
Old post of mine and I recently became curious...

Old post of mine and I recently became curious again. Can anyone shed some light?
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 26th, 2008, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,723
Posted By med8or
Anyone else who might have multiple widgets...

Anyone else who might have multiple widgets having a problem with the Weather Networks new widgets? I have three for three different locations and each time I restart and launch the dashboard, all...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 24th, 2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,060
Posted By med8or
I always liked the Canadian game show Bumper...

I always liked the Canadian game show Bumper Stumpers so my handle is what I do for a living. If you see a similar plate in Ontario....wave and say hi. ;-)
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 24th, 2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,723
Posted By med8or
What is the benefit of this Widget compared to...

What is the benefit of this Widget compared to the Apple version already installed. I haven't had any problems with it. More features on the Weather Network's?
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 21st, 2008, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,666
Posted By med8or
Ok...well, I figured out that after manually...

Ok...well, I figured out that after manually downloading a file and decompressing the cabinet file with Stuffit Expander, I was able to open the file with Excel.

So....I guess my post above is...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 21st, 2008, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,666
Posted By med8or
Office Templates for Mac?

I'm curious if anyone has a good explanation of why all of the templates that are available on the MS Office site are not available for Mac users? There is actually an outdated link to Mactopia that...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 18th, 2008, 09:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,362
Posted By med8or
Perhaps I'm missing something. I'm not entirely...

Perhaps I'm missing something. I'm not entirely clear on how one might use iWork when they are in an Office environment? How would you share documents with colleagues who may or may not be Mac users...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 18th, 2008, 09:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By med8or
Just wondering if someone could explain? ...

Just wondering if someone could explain?

Thanks!
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 17th, 2008, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 25,571
Posted By med8or
I think perhaps you're using the wrong keyboard...

I think perhaps you're using the wrong keyboard shortcuts. Back to the homepage in Safari is Command+Shift+H or Command+Shift+Home key (the home key on some macs like my MB requires the function key...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 16th, 2008, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,221
Posted By med8or
Have her attempt to add you. Sounds like a block...

Have her attempt to add you. Sounds like a block to me.

Also, in MSN preferences, privacy tab, click on the which users have added me to their contact list. Is she there? Make sure you haven't...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 16th, 2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,482
Posted By med8or
I have to admit I don't travel to the states that...

I have to admit I don't travel to the states that often (less then once per year) but I always bring my laptop with me. Have never been questioned, but with all of this talk, I wonder if it is wise...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 15th, 2008, 11:22 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 21,488
Posted By med8or
Are there going to be feeds for live or do we...

Are there going to be feeds for live or do we have to wait for it to end to watch the Keynote?
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 15th, 2008, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,513
Posted By med8or
I believe the download.plist is just the history...

I believe the download.plist is just the history of your downloads. Under the window menu in Safari: downloads - this list is probably empty. Next time you download something a new download.plist...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 14th, 2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 845
Posted By med8or
Two modems on one ASDL Sympatico Line

Just a quick question, is it possible to run two ASDL modems off a single account/line with Sympatico? If you could, does this provide two unique IP addresses?

Thanks.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 10th, 2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,566
Posted By med8or
I'm curious why is this topic even something that...

I'm curious why is this topic even something that is debatable? As I said previously, I (along with many here I'm sure) wouldn't know who to believe. In my mind, something like whether an Intel mac...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 10th, 2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,566
Posted By med8or
Just my two cents...I didn't really find...

Just my two cents...I didn't really find adam.sn's post to be facetious or insulting...the emoticon with the bug eyes probably would have resembled my face after reading the very articulate and...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Jan 10th, 2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By med8or
Question Vacation Condo Renting Recommendations (Florida)

I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions for reputable condo rental websites/companies for vacation rentals in Florida. There are so many websites out there, each offering their own units and...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 10th, 2008, 07:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By med8or
Just a question from someone who has only dabbled...

Just a question from someone who has only dabbled in RSS in the past. I'm assuming rss2 is the use of version 2 of the RSS standard? Does this mean that if it does not have the "2" that the RSS feed...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 8th, 2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,323
Posted By med8or
Seems as if the original document was corrupt...

Seems as if the original document was corrupt some how. New documents were fine, just this one. Had to redo it.

FYI
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 8th, 2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,323
Posted By med8or
Complete reinstall of Office didn't fix....

Complete reinstall of Office didn't fix. :confused:
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Jan 8th, 2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,323
Posted By med8or
Unhappy Excel Problem - Window Resize/Moving

Hello:

I don't use Excel (Office 2004 with all updates current) very often and haven't since the move to 10.5(.1). I am attempting to use an Excel workbook that I've created and it opens ok, but...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 8th, 2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,920
Posted By med8or
Air Miles at Apple Store Canada

Hey...just came across this and it was new to me, so thought it might be new to others as well. If you are an Air Miles collector, you can get Air Miles from Apple Canada's online store.

Just an...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 6th, 2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 31,851
Posted By med8or
From my past experience (though I haven't ordered...

From my past experience (though I haven't ordered much lately), the USPS offers a low brokerage rate (from memory it was something like $7.00). If you can have something shipped via the USPS, then...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 26th, 2007, 12:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,707
Posted By med8or
Same for me. We missing something? On the...

Same for me. We missing something? On the download page it gives a user id and password....these are the ones I'm trying to use.

J
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 21st, 2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,322
Posted By med8or
Really? Won't work on Firefox 2.0.0.9 for me....

Really? Won't work on Firefox 2.0.0.9 for me....
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 21st, 2007, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,322
Posted By med8or
Canada Post and Macs

I remember the day when macs weren't as popular and many websites didn't support them. You'd try using Netscape and the site would say only IE can be used on the mac...or vice versa. Well....I have...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 20th, 2007, 05:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,707
Posted By med8or
Thanks for the heads up!

Thanks for the heads up!
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 9th, 2007, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,996
Posted By med8or
I've used NovaMind in the past, though I haven't...

I've used NovaMind in the past, though I haven't yet upgraded from version 3 to 4.

I know NovaMind offers educational discounts and is available for Windows and Mac.

Thanks for all the other...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 29th, 2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,433
Posted By med8or
Hmmm....Rotten Tomatoes didn't like the...

Hmmm....Rotten Tomatoes didn't like the movie.....I actually thought it was quite enjoyable. Perhaps I enjoyed the premiss of the movie more. :D
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 21st, 2007, 09:43 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 14,833
Posted By med8or
The fine print of the ad says that the special...

The fine print of the ad says that the special price is only available to people in the cosmopolitan area where the newspaper is circulated. Just an fyi.
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 17th, 2007, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,488
Posted By med8or
Homemade Widget Problem...how do you remove?

I've done some searching and can't find any help.

I have noticed something with the webclip feature in Safari/Dashboard. Even after deleting a webclip, it appears that dashboard continues to visit...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 15th, 2007, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By med8or
"New 'sealed' in box" is suppose to mean, as it...

"New 'sealed' in box" is suppose to mean, as it implies, that it is brand new, equivalent to a store bought product. (Sellers had to start putting "sealed" in box, because sellers were just selling a...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 14th, 2007, 06:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By med8or
Are you looking to return the product, or are you...

Are you looking to return the product, or are you thinking about keeping it? Have you contacted the seller?

I used to mediate for SquareTrade (ebay) and from what you've indicated, you should have...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 14th, 2007, 05:59 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,481
Posted By med8or
Is this fact or opinion? If the former, please...

Is this fact or opinion? If the former, please provide your sources.

Thanks.
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 14th, 2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,481
Posted By med8or
I'd suspect there are a number of people with...

I'd suspect there are a number of people with higher education who work in the porn industry and I'd suspect they're likely in it for the money and with the belief that they have still have options...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 14th, 2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,481
Posted By med8or
I personally don't have a problem with this...

I personally don't have a problem with this teacher either, but it begs a question. Where do we draw the line, as it was implied in some post that there was in fact a line.

With the assumption...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 12th, 2007, 09:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,001
Posted By med8or
Strange Font Appearance (Leopard)

Hello:

I'm experiencing something strange with the way some type is showing up on my screen in a couple situations (perhaps more to come). I've only experienced it with two different applications...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 10th, 2007, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,893
Posted By med8or
Remember to provide all your specs if you need...

Remember to provide all your specs if you need some help. We can't help without knowing your system, OS, etc.

Have you recently upgraded to 10.5?
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 9th, 2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,488
Posted By med8or
Homemade Widgets? What have you created?

Hey...I have to agree with VNJ85 in the previous post about creating widgets from webpages IS pretty neat.

Anyone have some homemade ones that they'd like to share?

To try it out (since I just...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 9th, 2007, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,590
Posted By med8or
Mail/iCal vs Entourage

Well...with the new version of Mail out with some significant updates, I am wondering what everyone's opinion is wrt using Apple's programs vs MS Entourage?

I liked having an integrated program...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 9th, 2007, 02:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,734
Posted By med8or
Well, I finally received my Up-to-date disk...

Well, I finally received my Up-to-date disk today. It came Canada Post (no signature required).

Post marking shows it was mailed on November 6th, which means Apple was lying to me when I called...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 9th, 2007, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,843
Posted By med8or
Finally received my up-to-date.... On first...

Finally received my up-to-date....

On first glance, really don't like the dock folders taking on the very first icon within the folder. Hope some options are quick coming.

JP
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 8th, 2007, 12:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,312
Posted By med8or
Sorry, for not being clear.:( The first...

Sorry, for not being clear.:(

The first disk works fine. At the time I received only one disk, I was concerned that I had only received one disk and wasn't clear if they had forgetten the second,...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 8th, 2007, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,312
Posted By med8or
Well...my question was answered today....in a...

Well...my question was answered today....in a seperate shipment, Apple sent me disc 2 install disc.

Very strange to have two discs shipped seperately.

Oh well....

J
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 7th, 2007, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,312
Posted By med8or
So I received the replacement disc in the mail...

So I received the replacement disc in the mail yesterday.

Instead of two CD's it came as one DVD.

On the label it says:

For Mac Computers
Mac OS X Install Disc 1

Replacement DVD
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 6th, 2007, 04:06 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,734
Posted By med8or
I'm in Charlottetown and still haven't received. ...

I'm in Charlottetown and still haven't received.

Is there any postage markings on the actual package saying when and where it shipped from?

Thanks.

JP
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 6th, 2007, 11:07 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,404
Posted By med8or
Just my two cents....I see this kind of arguement...

Just my two cents....I see this kind of arguement in different forms in many workplaces and organizations.

It has been mentioned in the past, that if someone doesn't like something said...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Nov 5th, 2007, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 14,094
Posted By med8or
Can't speak to your problem, but I always found...

Can't speak to your problem, but I always found on many printers that double sided printing (duplex) was slow. I found it easier, especially if printing a lot, that I'd just print side one X the...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 4th, 2007, 10:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By med8or
The rain has stopped here....still windy. Didn't...

The rain has stopped here....still windy. Didn't seem too bad here. Without power right now...good thing for open wifi from a neighbour still with power...and a full laptop battery.

Feed from the...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 2nd, 2007, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,511
Posted By med8or
Messenger is just a drag and drop application....

Messenger is just a drag and drop application. Just drag to your application folder, as has bee suggested already.

J
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 2nd, 2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,243
Posted By med8or
Perhaps a silly question/suggestion: Are you...

Perhaps a silly question/suggestion:

Are you dragging the LimeWire icon from the disk image to your Applications folder on your hard drive and then running from there?

JP
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 1st, 2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,734
Posted By med8or
Yes....this sort of goes in line with my...

Yes....this sort of goes in line with my thinking. The lack of tracking info and an inability for Apple to provide the correct tracking number makes me think that they in fact didn't ship when they...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 1st, 2007, 09:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,734
Posted By med8or
Still haven't received. Two days late. No...

Still haven't received. Two days late. No tracking info. Hoping for today.
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Nov 1st, 2007, 09:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,606
Posted By med8or
Interesting discussion and perspectives. For...

Interesting discussion and perspectives.

For me, there are a few questions I'm still unclear about:

What type of relationship did your friend have with this woman? (Friendship, dating, other?)...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Oct 31st, 2007, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 726
Posted By med8or
Residential Fire Monitoring Service (Toronto)?

Hello:

Does anyone know of a company that only monitors residential fire alarms (not burglar)? I'm interested in installing a unit in my house that monitors smoke detectors throughout the house...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Oct 31st, 2007, 01:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,606
Posted By med8or
It would help to understand what type of advice...

It would help to understand what type of advice your friend is looking for? Has your friend indicated a particular concern? Said another way, according to your friend, what about this whole situation...
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 31st, 2007, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 966
Posted By med8or
SINC: It's a badly formated page. It appears...

SINC:

It's a badly formated page. It appears for me after some scrolling.

JP
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 30th, 2007, 09:07 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,734
Posted By med8or
I called Purolator and they informed me that...

I called Purolator and they informed me that Apple sent the wrong tracking information.

Then called Apple for the correct tracking info and was informed that they had no way of finding it, there...
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Oct 27th, 2007, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By med8or
Mar2007: What videos? Thanks! JP

Mar2007: What videos?

Thanks!

JP
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 26th, 2007, 09:39 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 22,597
Posted By med8or
I'll be waiting a bit for mine it would seem. ...

I'll be waiting a bit for mine it would seem.

JP


Not yet shipped
Product / Part No.
Qty

MAC OS X 10.5 UTD FULFILLMENT-INT
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Oct 26th, 2007, 12:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By med8or
Looking to learn the language for "functional...

Looking to learn the language for "functional french" for work.

I'm thinking I'd use software to start and refresh what I learned once, and then perhaps move from there?

JP
Forum: Everything Else, eh! Oct 25th, 2007, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By med8or
Learning a language software recommendations?

Hi:

I have been determined to learn French for years now, and think that now is the time to start. There are a variety of software products out there (Rosetta Stone is one) and was wondering if...
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 25th, 2007, 12:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,206
Posted By med8or
Also, you'd probably have more responses if you...

Also, you'd probably have more responses if you posted this into the Troubleshooting forum instead of here in Anything Mac.

JP
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 25th, 2007, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,206
Posted By med8or
Do you use Toast regularly? Is this something...

Do you use Toast regularly? Is this something that has just started (and you've been using Toast regularly) or might this problem have started some time ago, but you simply didn't recognize it...
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 25th, 2007, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 820
Posted By med8or
Apple Customer Service in sync with their forward looking approach in design?

Athough a huge Apple loyalist, I often find that Apple's customer care is not in sync with their approach to innovation in technology/design.

I am curious about what everyone's experience is with...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 686
Posted By med8or
ABS (Snow) with a new mac? Not supported?

My experience with this new MacBook gets better and better.

So, apparently the client I need to access my ABS (snow) is not supported (and therefore not included) on new macs? What is someone...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By med8or
Just to update: Anyways, with no help from...

Just to update:

Anyways, with no help from techsupport, I ended up (on my own) deleting all system preferences and that solved the problem. I'm just now teaking my settings once again.

A...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 11:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,312
Posted By med8or
I always forget that as much as I love Apple...

I always forget that as much as I love Apple computers, I am always frustrated with new machines. See post in anything mac.

They are sending out the disks and I'll get within 7-10 days! WTF. I...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,312
Posted By med8or
Wrong disks sent with Refurbed Macbook?

So, I'm trying to fix a problem I'm having with a couple programs starting up automatically (see other thread) and I tried starting from the systems disks that came with a refurbed MacBook that I...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By med8or
So, I've deleted the finder plist, stickies...

So, I've deleted the finder plist, stickies plist, startup items plist. I've rebuilt permissions, checked the disk for errors. Not sure what else to try?

JP
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By med8or
Thanks. No, they are not selected, which...

Thanks.

No, they are not selected, which just adds them to the login items. I know it's I'll figure it out eventually, but I hate when my computers don't work the way I like. ;-)

Any other...
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Oct 25th, 2007, 12:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By med8or
Strange Startup - Stickies and MSN Messenger...but why?

I've been busy setting up a new MacBook and am having a strange problem.

Every startup, both Stickies and MSN Messenger start up automatically. I know how to set these to start up automatically,...
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