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Forum: Anything Mac Aug 14th, 2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By Atroz
You can have the Mac App Store keep programs that...

You can have the Mac App Store keep programs that come from it in sync. Other programs you'll have to deal with in other ways as some need to have installers run.

iCloud will keep your desktop...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 12th, 2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By Atroz
Depends on what you want to keep synced. Are...

Depends on what you want to keep synced. Are you talking about files? Settings?

If files, look in to a program like ChronoSync. If settings, just use iCloud, it doesn't take much data.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 4th, 2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,489
Posted By Atroz
You'd have to add up the wattage of all the...

You'd have to add up the wattage of all the products you have connected on the PCI bus. The card you have seems to need 134W. In my 2010 Mac Pro I have a GTX 770 which is 230W and it is working...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 24th, 2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,684
Posted By Atroz
Check out Studio Tax. I've been using it for the...

Check out Studio Tax. I've been using it for the past few years just fine. They don't charge for personal use but you can donate through paypal, etc.

StudioTax - Canadian Personal Income Tax...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 20th, 2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,129
Posted By Atroz
Not sure why they are showing that. Go to...

Not sure why they are showing that. Go to Apple's site and they show 15% off.

Refurbished Mac - Apple Certified - Apple (CA) (http://www.apple.com/ca/shop/browse/home/specialdeals/mac)
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 10th, 2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By Atroz
It may not be using as much storage as you think....

It may not be using as much storage as you think. I have 10,000s of email messages on my IMAP accounts but iOS only keeps a small number local. My iPhone is showing 178M and my iPad (different...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 9th, 2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By Atroz
If you are using IMAP and your mail is stored on...

If you are using IMAP and your mail is stored on the server, the Windows box deleted the messages so that the Mac could no longer retrieve them from there. If the Mac was caching them locally, it...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 15th, 2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,254
Posted By Atroz
Yes, it definitely needs a grippy case. Far too...

Yes, it definitely needs a grippy case. Far too sleek for normal use on its own.
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 15th, 2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,254
Posted By Atroz
First impression of the 6+ was that it was crazy...

First impression of the 6+ was that it was crazy big. Spent some time reading the early reviews and the message was "you'll get used to it and then won't want to live without it". I took the...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 4th, 2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,518
Posted By Atroz
Are you sure? Site is still there. There's...

Are you sure? Site is still there. There's new content as of June. Copyrights are for 2015.

They have a Kickstarter campaign for a new version that was updated a few days ago. ...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 26th, 2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,518
Posted By Atroz
So you want a ModBook then? You can buy one...

So you want a ModBook then? You can buy one here: Mac Tablet - Portable Tablet for Creative Users | Modbook Pro (http://www.modbook.com/modbookpro)
Forum: Anything Mac Oct 5th, 2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,699
Posted By Atroz
Been using them for about 1.5 years. They...

Been using them for about 1.5 years. They answered a bunch of technical questions for me before I switched. I had one issue a year ago when my credit card was updated and I believed I had...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 2nd, 2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,860
Posted By Atroz
I'm not familiar enough with the 2008 models to...

I'm not familiar enough with the 2008 models to know if you can do what I did with my 2010. I upgraded the 3.2 Ghz quad core CPU to a 6 Core 3.33 Ghz. Still got the old Quad core here, don't...
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 16th, 2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By Atroz
Not enough I'd think.

Not enough I'd think.
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 16th, 2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By Atroz
Just like movies. Lots of publicity to drive...

Just like movies. Lots of publicity to drive up interest and maximize media coverage. If they just released them you'd have a day or two of reviews and people would move on. Apple gets to...
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 19th, 2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By Atroz
Didn't work.

Didn't work.
Forum: Anything Mac May 31st, 2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,477
Posted By Atroz
I believe that is an outbound mail problem where...

I believe that is an outbound mail problem where the SMTP server needs a login. From the description the OP was having trouble retrieving email. Choosing a different server won't help that.
Forum: Anything Mac May 29th, 2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,477
Posted By Atroz
I think this is normally caused by a busy mail...

I think this is normally caused by a busy mail server that is rejecting your connection and you are bring prompted as if it was a bad password instead of a busy server. Seen it lots on rogers and...
Forum: Anything Mac May 12th, 2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By Atroz
I've been having a similar problem on one...

I've been having a similar problem on one machine. iMove, iPhoto and Garageband. If I try to install them it tells me they are already installed.

I haven't been able to figure out how...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 27th, 2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By Atroz
That article is out of date. It's now over...

That article is out of date. It's now over $600K. https://www.charitybuzz.com/catalog_items/337478?source=carousel
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 14th, 2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,294
Posted By Atroz
I'm using the OSX server option. I think I set...

I'm using the OSX server option. I think I set how much space could be used but I'm not sure. I'll have to check. Not sure about the client logon question. It just shows up as a Time Machine...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 25th, 2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Atroz
Are you implying that there is some sort of a...

Are you implying that there is some sort of a link?
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 25th, 2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,902
Posted By Atroz
I looked at MacSales.com and it doesn't seem like...

I looked at MacSales.com and it doesn't seem like there's a kit that goes beyond your current 4+4 setup.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 16th, 2013, 10:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Atroz
Sounds more like a mail application or mail...

Sounds more like a mail application or mail server glitch to me.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 15th, 2013, 11:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,223
Posted By Atroz
One nice thing is that it took care of a bug on...

One nice thing is that it took care of a bug on the Retina MBP where a thin black vertical line would appear on some web pages in safari when using the intel GPU.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 2nd, 2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,016
Posted By Atroz
Dual gives you 4147200 pixels. iMac gives...

Dual gives you 4147200 pixels.
iMac gives you 3686400 pixels.

So that's a 12.5% increase broken up over 2 monitors and I expect a larger amount of glass (which the OP may prefer depending on...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 23rd, 2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,658
Posted By Atroz
Might want to to buy one online: Quality...

Might want to to buy one online: Quality Battery Options for Apple MacBook, MacBook Pro, Powerbook G3/G4, iBook G3/G4 (http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/Apple/Laptop/Batteries)
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 17th, 2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,230
Posted By Atroz
Easy to find. Blog...

Easy to find. Blog (http://ipack3d.com/page8/index.php?id=2959698825183484676)
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 17th, 2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,230
Posted By Atroz
Sounds like a MacPro.

Sounds like a MacPro.
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 9th, 2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 824
Posted By Atroz
When you say you have a Mini, do you mean a mac...

When you say you have a Mini, do you mean a mac mini or an iPad mini? If it is an iPad mini then you already have a device that uses the lightning port and may want to stay with it. If you mean...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 9th, 2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 824
Posted By Atroz
2nd gen is old res screen. 3rd and 4th are...

2nd gen is old res screen. 3rd and 4th are Retina. 4th is 2X faster than 3rd and uses Lightning connector. After that it's your choice on how much storage you need.
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 1st, 2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By Atroz
Plain and simple, your security is you. These...

Plain and simple, your security is you. These attacks are normally done through social engineering. You fall for it, you're owned. At very least they have access to anything you have access to. ...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 19th, 2013, 11:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,288
Posted By Atroz
HI, I updated my 5.1 (Mid 2010) Quad Core...

HI,

I updated my 5.1 (Mid 2010) Quad Core 3.2 to a Hex Core 3.33 It was quite easy to do. However I do understand it is more difficult with the 1.1 MacPros. Not having one I didn't pay much...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 14th, 2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By Atroz
This information matters. The 2010 was dual...

This information matters. The 2010 was dual core I think. The late 2011 was a quad core.

So you are looking at a dual core 2.66 Ghz vs a quad 2.2 Ghz. Depending on what you are doing,...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 14th, 2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By Atroz
There are different speeds, there are dual core...

There are different speeds, there are dual core versions and the desktop and laptop version may also be different. So it depends on what you are really comparing.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 14th, 2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By Atroz
I think you need to clarify. You seem to be...

I think you need to clarify. You seem to be asking if an i7 is faster than i7. Both are quad core.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 9th, 2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,779
Posted By Atroz
I used a piece of heavy paper or cardboard that...

I used a piece of heavy paper or cardboard that represented the iMac and as I took each screw out I stuck it in the paper at about the same location as it was in the iMac. No screws go missing and...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 8th, 2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,779
Posted By Atroz
I swapped out my HD in a 24" iMac a few years...

I swapped out my HD in a 24" iMac a few years back. Did it in about 45 minutes. Saved time by just propping up the screen instead of totally removing it.

If you want the REALLY easy way of...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 1st, 2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,284
Posted By Atroz
I'm a few KM south of downtown. I have 4/5 bars...

I'm a few KM south of downtown. I have 4/5 bars and just got ~38 Down and 22 up.
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 21st, 2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,740
Posted By Atroz
The article is nearly two weeks old so many...

The article is nearly two weeks old so many people have already picked it apart but since this is newly posted here I want to address this "tax". It's not a "tax". It's not imposed upon you by a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 14th, 2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,502
Posted By Atroz
I am a Rogers user and have an iPhone 5 with Wifi...

I am a Rogers user and have an iPhone 5 with Wifi access at home and part of the work day. At work I have a Rogers hotspot and it's showing almost no use so when the iPhone is on Wifi it's also not...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 12th, 2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 831
Posted By Atroz
I picked up a Gumdrop iPad 3 one for my iPad 4. ...

I picked up a Gumdrop iPad 3 one for my iPad 4. Apparently even some of the iPad 2 cases fit but you do have to watch due to the difference in thickness of the iPad.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 10th, 2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,856
Posted By Atroz
So long as the carriers aren't knocking at least...

So long as the carriers aren't knocking at least $20 a month off their plans, I don't get why you'd want to buy a phone outright. Given the example above, why would you pay $587 extra just to have...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 9th, 2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,078
Posted By Atroz
Whoops. Miscounted the zeros. I guess I was...

Whoops. Miscounted the zeros. I guess I was expecting to see 1000. Wow.
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 9th, 2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,078
Posted By Atroz
Your APE is capable of 1 Gbits. Your Shaw modem...

Your APE is capable of 1 Gbits. Your Shaw modem is likely limited to 100 Mbit/s so that is what is negotiated. If your Internet speed is not over 100 Mbps then it really doesn't matter.

...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 24th, 2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,502
Posted By Atroz
This really is odd. I wouldn't expect you to be...

This really is odd. I wouldn't expect you to be less than a 10:1 (down:up) ratio, even 50:1 not 1:1. Any kids that may be doing something when the parents are away? Or any neighbours that may be...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 24th, 2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,502
Posted By Atroz
2 GB of uploads, but what is your downloads? ...

2 GB of uploads, but what is your downloads? Are you streaming something out such as a photo stream? Anybody running something on the iMac such as a remote access tool or a file sharing tool?
...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 13th, 2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,458
Posted By Atroz
Ah, that makes more sense. :)

Ah, that makes more sense.

:)
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 13th, 2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,458
Posted By Atroz
Huh? I got my iPad 4 on November 2, the release...

Huh? I got my iPad 4 on November 2, the release day, after pre-ordering it.
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 11th, 2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,171
Posted By Atroz
TrendNet? Needs Internet Explorer with ActiveX...

TrendNet? Needs Internet Explorer with ActiveX to configure them, and they run Linux, but have iOS viewing software.

That and the yearly running of tax software are the only reasons I have a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 5th, 2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,458
Posted By Atroz
I also went first to 4th. I also went iPhone...

I also went first to 4th. I also went iPhone 3GS to 5. Both steps are major jumps and I think part of the reason I wanted the iPad 4 was from seeing the performance/display of the iPhone 5 and...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Nov 3rd, 2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,458
Posted By Atroz
Nope, not the only one. Mine was delivered...

Nope, not the only one. Mine was delivered yesterday. Upgraded from a iPad 1. Certainly smoother running and a great display. iPad 3 and 4 have a Gig of RAM. My iPad 1 was 256 Megs.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 28th, 2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Atroz
What device are you using? Who's providing...

What device are you using?

Who's providing the Wifi? What product, if you know? What protocols? 802.11G? 802.11N?

Might want to simply try rebooting your device.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 29th, 2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,771
Posted By Atroz
Ah, I see that now in the Q&A section. Funny...

Ah, I see that now in the Q&A section. Funny how they can use Apple's pictures, and state "We guarantee that TeamBuy is authorized to sell this product and that every brand we sell is authentic"...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 29th, 2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,771
Posted By Atroz
How the hang can they do this? The cable is...

How the hang can they do this? The cable is $21 and the adapter is $35. Add taxes and reasonable shipping ($6) and you are at $70. They're saying this is $40 value which implies they don't...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 28th, 2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,232
Posted By Atroz
I like the various Arkon mounts. Amazon sells...

I like the various Arkon mounts. Amazon sells them. The seat bolt mounted one is great. Puts the phone close and doesn't tie up cup holders, etc. On all of the device mounts can be removed and...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 28th, 2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,325
Posted By Atroz
Restored from a 3GS, went great.

Restored from a 3GS, went great.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 27th, 2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
Final update. UPS got it to Rogers store on...

Final update. UPS got it to Rogers store on Tuesday morning but they never called me so I called them at 1 on Thursday to confirm the phone was there and picked it up tonight.

Not showing...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 24th, 2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
Sunday morning I was "in Progress" and around 7...

Sunday morning I was "in Progress" and around 7 PM tonight (Monday) it changed to "Shipping". UPS doesn't have it yet though.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 23rd, 2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
Not sure, but I assume it's a matter of UPS...

Not sure, but I assume it's a matter of UPS picking the up on a business day then a couple days for shipping (depending on distance).
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 23rd, 2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
Follow-up. I reserved on the first Friday...

Follow-up.

I reserved on the first Friday night and was around 2665 on the list. As of last night I was around 700. This morning my status says it's "In process".
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 16th, 2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
Which model?

Which model?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 16th, 2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,970
Posted By Atroz
I'm not in a huge rush for one but when I saw...

I'm not in a huge rush for one but when I saw that rogers had a $50 guarantee of delivery I figured I'd take the gamble. Either I get a iPhone within a few weeks or I get $50. Nothing to lose.

I...
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 27th, 2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By Atroz
I've been using a 17" display for more than 4...

I've been using a 17" display for more than 4 years and have no problem with 1280x1024 and even 1920x1200. Of course my 17" is attached to a MBP and the default res is 1920x1200 ;)

With Lion you...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jun 19th, 2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,143
Posted By Atroz
Rogers claiming I have a BB data plan and is taking it away?

I went back and looked at my bill and found this:

You have subscribed to a BlackBerry data plan for use with your BlackBerry
device. We've noticed that you are now using a device that is not a...
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 16th, 2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,620
Posted By Atroz
Depends on screen size. Visible on most...

Depends on screen size. Visible on most machines, right side, but not on my MBA, too little screen. Couldn't vote.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jun 7th, 2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,189
Posted By Atroz
I got top end model on the release morning and I...

I got top end model on the release morning and I still use it today. I'm heavily invested in this one (with taxes it was about $1K) and can't find enough reason to ditch it for a newer one. So...
Forum: Anything Mac May 26th, 2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,091
Posted By Atroz
There's a pretty big performance difference to...

There's a pretty big performance difference to the new 2011 models. The price would have to be really good to warrant going for an old one.

This device is for your wife right? Does any of the...
Forum: Anything Mac May 25th, 2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,091
Posted By Atroz
I looked at both and got the 13" for the larger...

I looked at both and got the 13" for the larger touchpad and space in front of the keyboard along with the greater screen size. You also get the SD card reader.

I don't think you can have a...
Forum: Anything Mac May 25th, 2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,091
Posted By Atroz
Unfortunately she may need to use the iPad for a...

Unfortunately she may need to use the iPad for a while before realizing it's not the right tool. Can you borrow one and let her try it for a while (i.e. in real day to day job usage)?
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 21st, 2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,224
Posted By Atroz
You'll get more done with less hassle using the...

You'll get more done with less hassle using the MBA. iPad does OK for short notes but trying to edit on is a pain.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By Atroz
Do those street addresses have an rd in them? ...

Do those street addresses have an rd in them? E.g. Many could be roads.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 12th, 2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By Atroz
Question rd () in Mail.app - hidden function?

I just stumbled across this one and don't know why it is happening.

If you type 'rd ()' in to the Mail.app To: field and let it autocomplete, it seems to pull every email address you have from...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 7th, 2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,454
Posted By Atroz
A couple possible fixes: Clean it: ...

A couple possible fixes:

Clean it:
Philippine Mac Users Group - View Single Post - Unresponsive Home button (iPad, iPhone, iPod touch) MERGED...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 31st, 2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By Atroz
Apple's refurbs with full warranty sell for $100...

Apple's refurbs with full warranty sell for $100 less than new.
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 27th, 2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,069
Posted By Atroz
You're a year in the future. I did the...

You're a year in the future. I did the same thing when saving my Christmas pictures. I guess with so much talk of 2012 we're already thinking we're there.

I gave some Apple gear but got...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 26th, 2011, 12:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,412
Posted By Atroz
It's more than you wanted to pay but go listen to...

It's more than you wanted to pay but go listen to a set of AudioEngine A2 ($200) or if you can find some more money the A5 ($300) or A5+ ($380).

I have a set of A5's I bought this past summer...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 17th, 2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,168
Posted By Atroz
I tried it on my Mac but don't run it any more. ...

I tried it on my Mac but don't run it any more. I use the iPad & iPhone versions but I found the Mac version was too Ad heavy and just simply not needed. I can easily pop up their website in a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 15th, 2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,758
Posted By Atroz
I'm still trying to figure out why I'd want to...

I'm still trying to figure out why I'd want to use this. I have about 6700 songs, all legit and many bought from iTunes. Those not bought from iTunes were ripped from my own CD's in lossless...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Dec 11th, 2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,106
Posted By Atroz
You don't say if you are Wireless G or N and on...

You don't say if you are Wireless G or N and on 2.4 vs 5Ghz. I had some dropouts with my old G device, but my Wireless N Airport Express and my Wireless N AppleTV don't seem to have any real...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 11th, 2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,106
Posted By Atroz
Just add the AE to the existing network ("Join...

Just add the AE to the existing network ("Join existing network"). Then the iPad needs to connect to the network to have access to Internet and streaming audio.
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 10th, 2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,760
Posted By Atroz
I came across this app the other day. Perhaps...

I came across this app the other day. Perhaps this will help out. I haven't used it myself.

FREE Wireless WiFi Site Survey Software for MAC OS X (http://www.netspotapp.com/)
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 6th, 2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By Atroz
If you are looking at 3rd party you may want to...

If you are looking at 3rd party you may want to look at OWC/NuPower/MacSales.com in the US.

I picked up a new but cosmetic imperfect MBP 17" battery for $35 about 6 weeks ago. It apparently...
Forum: Anything Mac Dec 1st, 2011, 12:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,201
Posted By Atroz
i have a 17" MBP 4.1 and just upgraded the...

i have a 17" MBP 4.1 and just upgraded the storage to a SSD drive last night.

My SSD is a 120 Gig OWC Extreme Pro that I bought almost a year ago. I've moved it from the desktop to the MBP...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
Not sure what you mean by extra. There's no...

Not sure what you mean by extra. There's no free shipping, so I paid the shipping fee. It was about $31. UPS was a few dollars cheaper for one option and more for another. Other options,...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
I ordered at 10:44 on Saturday morning. FedEx...

I ordered at 10:44 on Saturday morning. FedEx had it at 1:30 and they tell me they'll deliver it by Noon tomorrow. FedEx International Priority shipping.
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
I don't know, they don't list it on their...

I don't know, they don't list it on their website. If they want my business, they need to tell me what they sell and at what price. I checked many online stores and although there were some...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
Mac Pro only does 3G speeds, so I decided that...

Mac Pro only does 3G speeds, so I decided that going 6G was only good future proofing. I checked out reviews that were showing the 6G drives weren't going any faster than the 3G drives on a Mac...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
Extreme.

Extreme.
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 27th, 2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,454
Posted By Atroz
My Christmas gift to myself is arriving tomorrow...

My Christmas gift to myself is arriving tomorrow after ordering it yesterday.

I decided to upgrade my 120 Gig OWC SSD to a faster 240 Gig one in the Mac Pro, then put the 120 Gig in my MacBook...
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 26th, 2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,965
Posted By Atroz
I did an order early in the morning (6ish) and...

I did an order early in the morning (6ish) and had no problem.
Forum: Anything Mac Nov 21st, 2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,665
Posted By Atroz
Note that the 2010 MBA doesn't use a standard...

Note that the 2010 MBA doesn't use a standard drive format, you need the special stick style which limits your selection.

I wonder if you might be able to find somebody looking to upgrade from...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 30th, 2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,498
Posted By Atroz
I just had something similar happen. It was...

I just had something similar happen. It was set to repeat once and random play. However, it kept repeating the same song unless I told it to advance to the next random song.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 18th, 2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,416
Posted By Atroz
There's also problems with push mail from iCloud....

There's also problems with push mail from iCloud. I'm thinking it's a iOS problem. A reboot of my iPhone fixed my iCloud problem (for now).
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 17th, 2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,078
Posted By Atroz
May not be server issues since it seems to be...

May not be server issues since it seems to be hitting iPhones but not iPads from what I've seen. May be a iOS 5 on iPhone issue.

I was experiencing this today to until I rebooted the iPhone...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 11th, 2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 42,903
Posted By Atroz
[QUOTE=mguertin;1136332]The 'S' stands for...

[QUOTE=mguertin;1136332]The 'S' stands for "Shafted in Canada Once Again" meaning that we will not be getting Siri, which is one of the major reasons to buy this phone. ... If Siri is not being...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 6th, 2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 42,903
Posted By Atroz
They might allow it with a button on an earphone...

They might allow it with a button on an earphone line. Still a button but a bit more handy.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Oct 5th, 2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 42,903
Posted By Atroz
What makes you a valued customer? Is your...

What makes you a valued customer? Is your contract up or do you give them over $100 a month or something?

So far I haven't gotten this message, but I also don't meet those requirements.
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 13th, 2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,249
Posted By Atroz
If you used that account to set up accounts at...

If you used that account to set up accounts at any websites (like this one) and online stores make sure you update your records there. You don't want somebody picking up your old Email address and...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Sep 9th, 2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,286
Posted By Atroz
You can do a Wifi hot spot with the iPhone or go...

You can do a Wifi hot spot with the iPhone or go with the Bluetooth tethering. So long as you have a cell plan that allows tethering you are fine. Sounds like you have the Rogers 6 GB plan so...
Forum: Anything Mac Sep 7th, 2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,620
Posted By Atroz
I think Sinc had the same question as me. If...

I think Sinc had the same question as me. If a person already own both Parallels and VMware fusion, can one still do a competitive cross grade? I.e. Upgrade from VMWare instead of upgrading...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 29th, 2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,480
Posted By Atroz
OWC seems to have found a way around this. For...

OWC seems to have found a way around this. For now you need to send your machine to them though for the install, but they say they will offer a kit.

OWC iMac Turnkey Program Extended to 2011...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Aug 28th, 2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By Atroz
Is this your first use on Lion? Although I...

Is this your first use on Lion? Although I don't recall mine doing that. Does it do it still or only one time?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Aug 28th, 2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,360
Posted By Atroz
iPhone and iPod touch: About backups...

iPhone and iPod touch: About backups (http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1766)
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 27th, 2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By Atroz
Hasn't all the software that was in the package...

Hasn't all the software that was in the package been replaced with newer versions that now sell for less on the Mac Store?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Aug 22nd, 2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,837
Posted By Atroz
I don't think so. I used to use the BT...

I don't think so. I used to use the BT Keyboard on my desktop then switched it to the iPad and I don't recall having to unpair it. That was a few months ago though so I may be wrong. Of course...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 22nd, 2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By Atroz
Yup, noticed it a few weeks ago. I'd been...

Yup, noticed it a few weeks ago. I'd been wanting to test it in the Sun and ended up going out as the Sun was just above the trees. That put it directly on the screen and I realized it was very...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 22nd, 2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,552
Posted By Atroz
There's third party options. Pilotmoon Blog...

There's third party options. Pilotmoon Blog (http://blog.pilotmoon.com/post/4041089648/scroll-reverser-get-in-practice-for-lion)
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 17th, 2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,552
Posted By Atroz
No, you are not. I've had some bugs with...

No, you are not.

I've had some bugs with it, none of which have shown up since I installed 10.7.1 last evening, but overall I still like it.
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 13th, 2011, 11:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,465
Posted By Atroz
I'm not aware of any infection on my Macs, but I...

I'm not aware of any infection on my Macs, but I don't run AV software either. That doesn't mean there's no risk out there and when somebody experiences problems with their Mac folks shouldn't be...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 13th, 2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,465
Posted By Atroz
Are you in denial that there is Mac malware?

Are you in denial that there is Mac malware?
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 13th, 2011, 09:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,465
Posted By Atroz
There is Mac Malware including a recent fake...

There is Mac Malware including a recent fake Flash installer (http://www.macrumors.com/2011/08/12/apple-updates-anti-malware-definitions-to-address-fake-flash-player-trojan/) that screws with DNS...
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 13th, 2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,465
Posted By Atroz
Go back and look at who the OP was. It is his...

Go back and look at who the OP was. It is his thread, he provided an update.
Forum: Anything Mac Aug 13th, 2011, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,169
Posted By Atroz
For those of you with noise problems, etc there...

For those of you with noise problems, etc there has to be a cause. I'm running an i7 13" MBA with the fan at 2000 RPM and I can't hear it. I'm outside, in about 25C weather. CPU is sitting at...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 25th, 2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,539
Posted By Atroz
Do you have any friends with Macs? You likely...

Do you have any friends with Macs? You likely can read that drive on another Mac, then copy the files over to a Windows format USB stick, external drive, etc.
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 25th, 2011, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,169
Posted By Atroz
Check you CPU usage before doing anything else. ...

Check you CPU usage before doing anything else. Perhaps something is running them very hard.

I just got a 13" i7 and normally it runs quite cool. Keep the CPU's busy though and the fan kicks...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 24th, 2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,701
Posted By Atroz
I ordered a 13" i7 from online within 45 minutes...

I ordered a 13" i7 from online within 45 minutes of them being made available. Supposed to be 1-3 day shipping but we're now at the end of 4 full days and entering day 5 and it hasn't shipped.
...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 24th, 2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,701
Posted By Atroz
Did you order online or get it from a B&M Apple...

Did you order online or get it from a B&M Apple store?
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 5th, 2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,355
Posted By Atroz
Names I've used on my Macs: PowerBook,...

Names I've used on my Macs:

PowerBook, iMac, MacPro, MBP. (iMac has been used more than once)

Past names of my Airport devices:
Base Station, Time Capsule, Bedroom Airport, Basement...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 2nd, 2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,532
Posted By Atroz
I don't get them impression from others that you...

I don't get them impression from others that you have to use the full screen mode so you can continue to work like in 10.6 but get the other Lion upgraded features.

I also have multiple monitors...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 2nd, 2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,532
Posted By Atroz
I believe it is $30 to do all 3 computers. Like...

I believe it is $30 to do all 3 computers. Like the rest of the software on the App Store, you buy it once and use it on all your computers with the same account. At least that seems to be what...
Forum: Anything Mac Jul 1st, 2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 12,220
Posted By Atroz
2011 2 TB Time Capsule that arrived yesterday. ...

2011 2 TB Time Capsule that arrived yesterday. Ended up having to wait a 1/2 hour in a UPS line up that went outside of the building.

Next purchase depends on Apple's releases. Lion or a...
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 6th, 2011, 11:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,981
Posted By Atroz
Who are you? Leave me alone. Mind your own...

Who are you? Leave me alone. Mind your own business.

;) jk.
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 4th, 2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,361
Posted By Atroz
Ah ha! It's this post that is causing the idisk...

Ah ha! It's this post that is causing the idisk login prompt I believe. I think it is because the image file that is linked is from idisk.me.com. Why is the link to a file called...
Forum: Anything Mac Jun 4th, 2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,361
Posted By Atroz
*WARNING* For some reason when I view this...

*WARNING* For some reason when I view this page I get prompted by 1Password to unlock. When I cancel, I then get prompted for my idisk.me.com account. What's up with that??
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes May 25th, 2011, 11:29 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,224
Posted By Atroz
Why is the current system a problem?

Why is the current system a problem?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes May 25th, 2011, 11:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,224
Posted By Atroz
iOS 5 if the current rumour is true and my 3GS is...

iOS 5 if the current rumour is true and my 3GS is locked out from iOS 5.
Forum: Anything Mac May 19th, 2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,096
Posted By Atroz
Once there is a mini with sandy bridge CPU and...

Once there is a mini with sandy bridge CPU and thunderbolt there'd be almost no need for a tower.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes May 14th, 2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By Atroz
You want to measure something that appears on the...

You want to measure something that appears on the iPad screen? No can do. That would require a window based GUI that lets windows appear on top of other windows, etc. iOS doesn't allow that.
...
Forum: Anything Mac May 6th, 2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,813
Posted By Atroz
I used the wireless for quite a while but ended...

I used the wireless for quite a while but ended up with a wired one after a purchase of a Mac pro refurb a few months ago and now prefer it. I like having my numeric keyboard back and larger cursor...
Forum: Anything Mac May 3rd, 2011, 09:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,899
Posted By Atroz
First Mac was bought B&M but all others,...

First Mac was bought B&M but all others, accessories, etc tend to be bought from the Apple Store online. Either to get an EPP discount or a refurb.

I have a different view of being...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 25th, 2011, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,749
Posted By Atroz
The first time I saw a 30" screen I thought it...

The first time I saw a 30" screen I thought it was huge and silly. I now have one and found that you get used to it and it doesn't seem so silly.

The 30" screens have been a 16:10 ratio...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 25th, 2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 964
Posted By Atroz
The secret is in the Apple integration of its...

The secret is in the Apple integration of its products. You don't do it in mail. Create a group in the separate address book application then email to that group.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Apr 18th, 2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 719
Posted By Atroz
Problem seems to have resolved.

Problem seems to have resolved.
Forum: Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting Apr 18th, 2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 719
Posted By Atroz
Mobile Me Mail problem?

Anybody else having problems picking up IMAP mail with SSL from Mobile me? Mine's been timing out for the last hour.

My iPhone seems to be working fine, but 2 Mac's with Mail.app and one of...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 3rd, 2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,857
Posted By Atroz
WOT's the cause.

I just went and tried a couple things and I can say that for techcrunch it is definitely the WOT (Web of Trust) extension that is causing the problem. Disabling that extension and the site loads...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 3rd, 2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,448
Posted By Atroz
I think he's simply suggesting that you should...

I think he's simply suggesting that you should have posted these in the iOS forum on this same website. All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes - ehMac.ca...
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 3rd, 2011, 06:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,857
Posted By Atroz
Try TechCrunch (http://techcrunch.com). Long...

Try TechCrunch (http://techcrunch.com). Long delays, 100% CPU usage and beachballs. This is recent. I do have some plugins/extensions in place.
Forum: Anything Mac Apr 3rd, 2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,857
Posted By Atroz
I've been noticing some myself the odd time. It...

I've been noticing some myself the odd time. It looks to be that one of the urls are not coming up some times. If you watch the lower left corner of the Safari Window you'll often see it stuck on...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 3rd, 2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,521
Posted By Atroz
What you didn't see what the much faster...

What you didn't see what the much faster processor and graphics processor that both give you a better experience. I have an iPad and can't justify the iPad 2 for these right now. However, I gotta...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Apr 3rd, 2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,448
Posted By Atroz
iPhone apps. Go to the app store and see if...

iPhone apps. Go to the app store and see if there are any you need. Perhaps Gps or such.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 31st, 2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,880
Posted By Atroz
Remember that you are currently blocked from...

Remember that you are currently blocked from getting software updates and security patches.

Rumour now has iPhone 5 in the Fall, so that's 6 months not a couple.

However, it is expected...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 29th, 2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By Atroz
Actually, you need to make sure that your browser...

Actually, you need to make sure that your browser actually checks for revoked certificates. If not, your browser will still be tricked.

See here for Safari configuration: The Mac Security Blog...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 29th, 2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,462
Posted By Atroz
Tax only.

Tax only.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 28th, 2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By Atroz
I haven't used it this myself, but Rohos Logon...

I haven't used it this myself, but Rohos Logon Key looks like what you are looking for. http://www.rohos.com/products/rohos-logon-key-for-mac/
Forum: Photography Focus Mar 28th, 2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,644
Posted By Atroz
Ok. Just checking. Without quoting, it's...

Ok. Just checking. Without quoting, it's difficult to tell what message it was for.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 26th, 2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,520
Posted By Atroz
I switched from Magic Mouse to the Trackpad. I...

I switched from Magic Mouse to the Trackpad. I bought the Trackpad immediately upon release but used both devices for a while. For the last 6 weeks or so it has been trackpad only. It looks...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 26th, 2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,462
Posted By Atroz
I didn't vote because I do more than one of the...

I didn't vote because I do more than one of the options.

Main use for iPad outside of the house is at the cottage. Last summer I paid for the rogers 5 gig plan. During the winter I used wifi....
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 26th, 2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,232
Posted By Atroz
No, he's not SOL. You can do Bluetooth with the...

No, he's not SOL. You can do Bluetooth with the hotspot on 3Gs. I've done it with my iPad and wrote about it here before. It's limited to 1.4mbs but it is fine.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 25th, 2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,232
Posted By Atroz
It's no longer called tethering on the iPhone. ...

It's no longer called tethering on the iPhone. Personal hotspot replaced it.
Your cell phone carrier will still consider it tethering for service offering though.
Forum: Photography Focus Mar 25th, 2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,644
Posted By Atroz
what was that directed at?

what was that directed at?
Forum: Photography Focus Mar 24th, 2011, 11:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,644
Posted By Atroz
Super moon action shot.

I went out to a field to get some shots with a 300F4 and 1.7TC (so about 500mm) on a Nikon DSLR. I was out for over an hour and got some good shots. I packed up my gear (tripod, etc) and headed...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 23rd, 2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,299
Posted By Atroz
As a close point of comparison, it appears that...

As a close point of comparison, it appears that the other tablets (Playbook, Xoom) are the same price in the US as Canada. They match the US iPad 2 prices. That means the Canadian comparison...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 23rd, 2011, 07:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,299
Posted By Atroz
Wouldn't that price include their VAT? If you...

Wouldn't that price include their VAT? If you include our HST, it would be about $587 CDN vs the $637. Still $50 more, but not a bad as the $118 difference.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 21st, 2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 36,545
Posted By Atroz
I'm assuming you want one that will use a full...

I'm assuming you want one that will use a full size 8.5x11 paper? Do you want something with a clip or pocket? The only full size paper one I have found is the Revena Executive Portfolio. ...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 20th, 2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 12,661
Posted By Atroz
Actually, you've proven my point. Every case...

Actually, you've proven my point. Every case you have is based upon a business model in which a set level of sales is expected to cover the costs and each unit of sale is priced accordingly. Every...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 20th, 2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 12,661
Posted By Atroz
I'm not a pirate so have nothing to justify but I...

I'm not a pirate so have nothing to justify but I find this argument to be a difficult one to accept.

The builder spent his months building your house and doesn't have the ability to make a...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 17th, 2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,891
Posted By Atroz
Hotspot with WIfi and Bluetooth are built in to...

Hotspot with WIfi and Bluetooth are built in to iOS 4.3.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 16th, 2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,891
Posted By Atroz
Support for multiple devices. Support for...

Support for multiple devices. Support for devices that don't do BT. E.g. One could hook up an AppleTV and iPad to a Hotspot iphone. Would make for an interesting portable presentation device...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 16th, 2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,891
Posted By Atroz
Bluetooth works. You're limited to about 1.4...

Bluetooth works. You're limited to about 1.4 Mbps which is lower than what you can get through 3G.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 14th, 2011, 11:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,993
Posted By Atroz
All these nice desktop speakers here, but I've...

All these nice desktop speakers here, but I've gone a different route. My computer room got the old equipment from the living room. So, a Sony AV receiver from about 15 years ago that cost...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 9th, 2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Atroz
Turn it off, hold it up with the port facing down...

Turn it off, hold it up with the port facing down and then shake vigorously. Turn back on. That should get all the unwanted bits out of it, reducing the weight and speeding it up. ;)
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 9th, 2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,224
Posted By Atroz
Even 10.5 systems don't get full functionality. ...

Even 10.5 systems don't get full functionality. Those that skipped snow leopard as a minor update got burned on this too.
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 8th, 2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By Atroz
If properly set up, the enterprise can set up an...

If properly set up, the enterprise can set up an encryption key that protects their mail from the rest of your system. They'll have to invest in the effort of setting that up though. With...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 8th, 2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,661
Posted By Atroz
I'd like to seem them go back to the 3Gs form so...

I'd like to seem them go back to the 3Gs form so that I don't have to change my accessories. Cases, car mount, etc.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 7th, 2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,846
Posted By Atroz
Yup. Got a iPad 1 64G 3G and can't see enough...

Yup. Got a iPad 1 64G 3G and can't see enough reason to lay out the hundreds of dollars to buy the iPad 2.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 6th, 2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,410
Posted By Atroz
The Register is reporting that it is locked. ...

The Register is reporting that it is locked.



Perhaps they have mis-interpreted the SIM item mentioned earlier.

iPad 2: Apple forced to make carrier concessions ? The Register...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 5th, 2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,395
Posted By Atroz
I think you are missing something. When Apple...

I think you are missing something. When Apple does a pre-order they arrange to have the product delivered on the official release date. So, it doesn't really matter if you order it 2 weeks in...
Forum: Anything Mac Mar 5th, 2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,358
Posted By Atroz
I've heard you can. I've not done it, but I...

I've heard you can. I've not done it, but I believe some of my co-workers have. You may need to show proof of employment or membership to the appropriate EPP organization.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Mar 4th, 2011, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,395
Posted By Atroz
I pre-ordered and had it at 9:30 AM on release...

I pre-ordered and had it at 9:30 AM on release morning.
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 28th, 2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,262
Posted By Atroz
I said 2 as I have two good Macs in use. I also...

I said 2 as I have two good Macs in use. I also have 2 old (5+ years) PC's and a very old laptop, but they are not in use. Useful machines go to other people so they're not sitting around. Only...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 24th, 2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,353
Posted By Atroz
Watchout for the new Vertex 2. Apparently...

Watchout for the new Vertex 2. Apparently their chip suppliers switched to a smaller electronics but it has slowed them down. There's a lot of very upset buyers. OWC recently blogged that they...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 18th, 2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,793
Posted By Atroz
It was legit. I kinda wonder if the packing...

It was legit. I kinda wonder if the packing was from the US though. I thought the Canadian ones made some mention of Canada on the sticker but this one does not. Apple accepted the code...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 16th, 2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,043
Posted By Atroz
HP ZR30w 30" monitor.

HI,


After selling the iMac and buying Mac Pro I was down one monitor. For a couple weeks I used my old 17" as a second monitor along with a 24" monitor. I knew that was temporary while I...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 16th, 2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 987
Posted By Atroz
Another thought on the cost of MobileMe.

Some folks have expressed that they feel MobileMe is too expensive. I recently realized something that puts it in context. I pay very close to the same amount to receive my pay cheques and pay...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 13th, 2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,793
Posted By Atroz
This argument comes up every time somebody says...

This argument comes up every time somebody says MobileMe is worth while. Google is Ad supported. For those of us that don't want the Ads and don't want to be tracked for Advertising purposes...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 13th, 2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,793
Posted By Atroz
$100 at BestBuy. You can also get it at a good...

$100 at BestBuy. You can also get it at a good discount ($79) when bought with a new computer from Apple. Unfortunately it doesn't apply to Refurbs.

I've been a subscriber for the last 6 years...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 9th, 2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,357
Posted By Atroz
Yup. ;)

Yup. ;)
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 8th, 2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,673
Posted By Atroz
I have no idea of what your needs are or what...

I have no idea of what your needs are or what your financial situation is. For the extra 10%, I'd go the 2.93. I almost did a couple weeks ago. I looked at this too, but then went with a...
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 8th, 2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By Atroz
https://selfsolve.apple.com/agreementWarrantyDynam...

https://selfsolve.apple.com/agreementWarrantyDynamic.do
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 8th, 2011, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By Atroz
If it is a virus, you've got it first. ...

If it is a virus, you've got it first. Perhaps a dying hard drive.
Forum: Anything Mac Feb 8th, 2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By Atroz
Run Activity Monitor and see what is taking up...

Run Activity Monitor and see what is taking up your CPU time. Make sure all your RAM is still working (ie. make sure the system registers what you think you have.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 31st, 2011, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
Kloan, Good to hear that you (barely) got...

Kloan,

Good to hear that you (barely) got it. Any idea what was up with that vacation thing?

It's been 7 hours, have you booted it up yet?
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 28th, 2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
ya. Bummer having to wait to find out. For...

ya. Bummer having to wait to find out. For me, I only got the tracking info about 16 hours before it was delivered.

I got my machine set up with my extra RAM and SSD tonight. Turns out I...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 28th, 2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
Delivered at 11:45.

Delivered at 11:45.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 28th, 2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
Update. Left Concord at 8:31, got to Ottawa at...

Update. Left Concord at 8:31, got to Ottawa at 3:00AM and was "Out for delivery" at 5:23. I assume that just means it was on a truck waiting for the driver to show up.

Kloan, has your's...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 27th, 2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
It doesn't seem to. I suspect Apple is using...

It doesn't seem to. I suspect Apple is using somebody else to ship to Canada and/or shipping in bulk and then breaking that apart to the individual packages which are then tracked.

Leaves us...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 27th, 2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
Ya, pretty pricey too, but I've wanted a Mac Pro...

Ya, pretty pricey too, but I've wanted a Mac Pro for years. It's replacing a 3.5 year old 2.8Ghz core duo 2 iMac. I always went with the iMac for the cost effectiveness, but decided to finally do...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 27th, 2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,094
Posted By Atroz
Yup. I don't know what you ordered, but I'm...

Yup. I don't know what you ordered, but I'm waiting on a 3.2Ghz Quad Mac Pro refurb which I think is coming from the US. I ordered it Tuesday evening, it was shipped on Wednesday, but didn't...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 15th, 2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,122
Posted By Atroz
You likely still need a computer at home. What...

You likely still need a computer at home. What you need when mobile could be met by an iPad depending on what it is that you do.

Nobody can answer your question for you except yourself. ...
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 14th, 2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,744
Posted By Atroz
I'm surprise that 10.6.6 didn't come with the...

I'm surprise that 10.6.6 didn't come with the latest Safari. Are you sure you're not already at 5.03?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 12th, 2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,545
Posted By Atroz
I was asking specifically about the Android 2.2...

I was asking specifically about the Android 2.2 having it with all Canadian carriers as in my quoted part.

If it's free on Android on Canadian carriers than it should also be for iPhone.
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 12th, 2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,545
Posted By Atroz
Is it at any additional cost or special packages?

Is it at any additional cost or special packages?
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 12th, 2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,545
Posted By Atroz
4.3 beta 1 has been made available to developers.

4.3 beta 1 has been made available to developers.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 11th, 2011, 11:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,260
Posted By Atroz
It provides software for your Mac, not the iPhone...

It provides software for your Mac, not the iPhone as iTunes does.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 9th, 2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By Atroz
I haven't used it for a while, but MacJournal...

I haven't used it for a while, but MacJournal seemed to be pretty good.
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 9th, 2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,260
Posted By Atroz
Don't be so cheap, give the poor mutt an...

Don't be so cheap, give the poor mutt an allowance so that he has some spending money! :D
Forum: Anything Mac Jan 8th, 2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,260
Posted By Atroz
Until this is fixed by Apple you can log yourself...

Until this is fixed by Apple you can log yourself out of the App Store using the drop down menus. Only log in when you need to and don't leave it logged in while browsing or away from your...
Forum: Photography Focus Jan 8th, 2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,802
Posted By Atroz
LR here too. Been using it since LR1 beta. ...

LR here too. Been using it since LR1 beta. I tried Aperture a couple times, once for the first release and again on the most recent. I found it slow which seems to be proven in the above...
Forum: All iOS - iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV & iTunes Jan 1st, 2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,716
Posted By Atroz
I looked in to this. You can delete images...

I looked in to this. You can delete images that land in your saved photos folder only. I.e. Screen captures, saved emailed photos, photos loaded from the camera kit.

If you have photos in...
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