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  1. blue gekko

    Manually set time on iPod touch to the second?

    Hi! I need to sync the time on my iPod to the clock that my work runs off. It's live television so I need it to be super accurate. More specifically, I need an alarm to beep every thirty minus... So far I have not found a way of doing this! Anybody got a solution? Thanks!
  2. blue gekko

    Apple Mail - Auto sort incoming mail?

    Hey! I'm using one email for various things at the moment, so I'm receiving emails from all over the place and having them land in my inbox. I'd like, for example, "" to be sent to a new folder within my apple mail client called "fakefolder", and then...
  3. blue gekko

    XBOX 360 + MBP on the same monitor??

    Hey guys, Okay I'll make this as short and simple as possible... I have an XBOX 360 I have a Macbook Pro 15" I DON'T have any monitor at the moment. Is there some sort of television or monitor available that I can plug my macbook pro into? Or is there a cable that I can use to do this...
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    League of Legends (simpler method)

    I saw the other thread on this, it looks far more complicated than it really should be... Go to this website, click downloads. Feel free to add me! I don't play often though: hipsterjew
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    Apple Numbers Source Formatting?!!

    Hey guys, Unlike Excel, I can't find any way of retaining source formatting while copy/pasting cells. It comes up with some sort of error. Is there an easy way to retain source formatting? Or do I have to manually change my formatting? Thanks!
  6. blue gekko

    "Mac OS X cannot be installed on this computer"

    Okay my dad thought he could reformat his MacBook Pro no sweat. It's the 15-inch 2007 model and it came with OS 10.5 (I think these are the correct details). Anyway, he's inserted the disk to boot from to re-install the software but it's come up with the message: "Mac OS X cannot be...
  7. blue gekko

    Printing White??

    Hey guys, I'm about to print out a document on black paper, however something occurred to me... I don't have white ink! Do I need white ink to print white on black? Or... Well I don't really know what I'm asking. Can I do this? Or is there such a thing as white ink? Regards.
  8. blue gekko

    iTunes will not import some .mp3 files.

    I am running Mac OS X 10.5.8 My friend gave me a USB with some songs on it. These songs work fine on his Windows OS. This is a step-by-step of what I did to try open the .mp3 files. -I double click the .mp3 files. -iTunes opens but songs are not imported. -I drag and drop files into library...
  9. blue gekko

    Cannot open some .mp3 files in iTunes??!

    Hey guys! My mate gave me a USB with some .mp3 files on it. When I double click the files they do not open in iTunes. What I mean is, iTunes opens but nothing actually plays; they are not added to the Library. I can open them in Quicktime and they play perfectly, but for some reason they will...
  10. blue gekko

    Annoying iTunes!!

    This small, but annoyingly inconvenient drop down menu appears every time I select "Library" from the left hand panel of iTunes. It seems to have appeared out of nowhere and now I don't know how to get rid of it. Suggestions? THANKS!
  11. blue gekko

    Mac Viruses??

    I know Macs don't get as many viruses as 'pcs' but I had heard of some pretty nasty virsuses out there at the moment. When you hear about these should Mac users 'be aware'? I saw it in the news recently and haven't been able to find any more details on it, one which starts with a "C" and is...
  12. blue gekko

    Looking for a new internal hard drive...

    Hey guys! As the title has already stated, I'm looking for a new internal hard drive for my iMac. However I don't know anything about them! I just know that I'm looking for something running 15000 rpm if possible, but I've heard that they don't make those for Macs and 7200 rpm is the fastest...
  13. blue gekko

    iPod 5.5Gen Software Issue?

    Okay, I've had this iPod for 18 months and about 6 months ago I noticed a major problem. My iPod's hard drive first reset itself after the first 6 months. I reformatted it and all was well for another few months. However, ever since I the second time I reformatted it, the iPod seems to just...
  14. blue gekko

    The POP server "mail" is not responding!!!

    Hey guys! I've just switched computers from a Powerbook running 10.3.9 to an iMac running 10.5.2. Now, in my attempt to set up an already existing account using Mail I've come across an error message which I have never come across before. As far as I'm aware I'm doing everything that I used...
  15. blue gekko

    Airport Admin Utility Missing??

    Hey guys! I've been reading into Networking and I've noticed that it asks me to go to open AirPort Admin Utilities. But when I open my utilities, it doesn't exist! I've searched for places I can download it from but I can't seem to find it. Any suggestions? Thanks!
  16. blue gekko

    Oh no! Disk Error?!

    Oh no... I think my 6 year old powerbook is dead! When I turn it on I see the usual grey loading screen with the apple logo watermark. But then nothing happens, and after about a minute the screen goes black and in the top left hand corner it reads "Disk Error". Has anyone ever encountered...
  17. blue gekko

    Wireless Networking Help!!

    Hey guys! I've just purchased an iMac and a Time Capsule (Wireless Router). A neighbour has a wireless router as well and I can connect to the internet through them; but I don't want to. Okay, here's my problem. Every now and then Airport disconnects from my Time Capsule and instead connects to...
  18. blue gekko

    Shockwave Player not working??

    Hey guys I'm trying to access this game (iSketch). But this dialogue box keeps popping up! Okay, so I click 'Go' and it takes me to a download page. I download Shockwave and it installs and everybody's happy. Well, everyone but me! I try to re-access the site and it gives me the same...
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    Internet networking new iMac Intel with old G4 PowerMac & PowerBook

    I'm purchasing a new iMac intel core2 duo and want to connect it and my G4 500MHz Power Mac tower and 550Mhz PowerBook wirelessly to the internet. I have received conflicting advice and hope someone can help. Scenario: I have Cable modem at the front of my house and will put the iMac in a...
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    Is Norton's Antivirus Safe?

    Okay, a while back I remember having problems with Norton's, and I remember other people had the same issues. Something about it creating more problems than solving them? Can I please get a confirmation on this as I seriously need some antivirus software. If it's not safe, can you reccommend...