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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Computer or program crashed? Post your crash logs.

    Started by Currawong, 9th May 2008 02:01 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    123, action, backup, bags, blogs, change, computer, crash, crashed, free, game, games, hand, issue, leopard, logs, mini, movie, post, program, query, supplier, unlock, video, wordpress
    • Replies: 67
    • Views: 23,822
    5th December 2016, 05:29 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Switchers FAQ

    Started by Currawong, 26th January 2008 11:17 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    123, action, articles, bags, blogs, collection, discussion, faq, hand, issue, job, loans, movie, project, query, recent, running, sale, site, switchers, tiger, url, victoria, wordpress,
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 38,594
    5th December 2016, 05:28 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to transfer/Import Windows Thunderbird Mail and Outlook Express into Apple Mail

    Started by FineWine, 2nd December 2007 02:08 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    apple, application, articles, baby, bag, career, express, forum, headphones, heads, info, mail, management, mod, outlook, project, reader, sale, sound, space, start, thunderbird, transfer or import, url, windows
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 45,079
    4th April 2010, 04:01 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Important: Help Us to Help You

    Started by hawker, 26th April 2006 01:01 PM
    important
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 6,595
    26th April 2006, 01:01 PM Go to last post
  1. Post Scanned documents

    Started by Kapalini, 11th December 2016 10:46 AM
    assistance, computer, document, documents, find, hat, issue, mac, ned, scan, scanned, simple, tha
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 674
    11th December 2016, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  2. Vinyl Cutter Issues

    Started by symean, 13th December 2008 07:36 AM
    buying, cut, cutter, easy, fine, fonts, http, king, run, sailing, sign, smooth, software, studio, thinking, trial, url, version, vinyl, ware, windows, work, working
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 6,318
    22nd November 2016, 04:43 PM Go to last post
  3. Importing movies .... a problem ......

    Started by bulla, 15th May 2015 08:12 PM
    advice, app, back, converted, copy, data, edit, files, folders, formats, home, imac, imovie, importing, message, movies, normal, problem, program, slowly, solution, things, video, videos, wan
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,648
    11th July 2016, 06:55 PM Go to last post
  4. Having imac & iphone with same apple ID - help!!

    Started by bulla, 9th July 2016 08:37 PM
    access, ago, apple, con, connection, content, devices, email, eve, excel, give, imac, ion, iphone, itunes, las, multiple, nec, set, share, ten, wan, week, wha, year
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 663
    9th July 2016, 08:37 PM Go to last post
  5. What to use when cleaning the inside of a MacPro

    Started by BabaLuttz, 31st January 2016 12:16 PM
    advance, advise, air, appreciated, builds, cleaning, dry, dust, find, fluff, guys, ing, inside, lot, macpro, mini, mon, months, people, side, successful, tools, tower, vacuum, wha
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,667
    3rd February 2016, 06:52 PM Go to last post
  6. New bigger Flash drives (SSD) for new macs?

    Started by flyboyoz, 19th December 2015 12:44 PM
    512, air, apple, bigger, bit, buying, drives, ext, flash, great, guys, macbook, macbook air, macpro, macs, notice, pretty, pro, samsung, small, ssd, store, times, upgrade, week
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,821
    30th December 2015, 01:08 PM Go to last post
  7. Mac virus'

    Started by Lisaone, 30th July 2015 09:18 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    200, curious, date, eve, hat, heard, info, ing, install, mac, mind, os x, pcs, plan, planned, read, sticky, switching, things, thought, trojan, true, virus, waiting, years
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 4,219
    23rd August 2015, 03:53 PM Go to last post
  8. which though?!

    Started by isro1, 6th June 2015 07:34 PM
    air, apple, battery, buy, computers, difference, dual, extra, faster, intel, laptops, life, macbook, macbook air, macbook pro, make, pro, processor, question, replace, short, space, speed, storage, url
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,936
    30th July 2015, 09:22 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,264
    18th May 2015, 12:36 PM Go to last post
  9. mac PC equivalent of Windows Explorer

    Started by bulla, 12th May 2015 07:27 PM
    apple, backups, date, days, desk, desktop, drives, edit, equivalent, explorer, files, folders, hard, hope, imac, importing, mac, major, message, partitions, place, post, put, size, windows
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,722
    13th May 2015, 06:21 PM Go to last post
  10. Access Hotmail Contacts from iMac

    Started by BamBamBiedermann, 7th May 2015 02:10 PM
    access, acts, adding, check, con, contacts, folks, forums, hotmail, hotmail contacts, ima, imac, mail, os x, outlook, problems, setup, tac, thought, user
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,011
    7th May 2015, 02:10 PM Go to last post
  11. Performance improvements - older MBP vs new model

    Started by GeoffP, 28th February 2015 07:27 AM
    advice, apple, boost, drive, extreme, games, graphics, hard, hard drive, intel, keyboard, machine, mbp, microsoft, office, online, performance, processors, quad, radeon, rom, ssd, system, user, worth
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,575
    19th March 2015, 02:54 PM Go to last post
  12. Angry Help with connecting to the internet?

    Started by Sib, 16th February 2015 10:27 PM
    air, answer, bars, bought, connect, connecting, connection, current, full, install, internet, late, link, macbook, macbook air, night, round, router, start, system, thursday, turning, wifi, wireless, work
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,211
    Sib
    16th February 2015, 10:27 PM Go to last post
  13. Contacts only please...

    Started by PO15KA, 15th February 2015 07:34 AM
    acts, ahead, apps, backed, calendars, con, contacts, emails, empty, erase, hen, imac, ion, iphone, issues, itunes, on my iphone, previous, ques, question, res, restoring, settings, setup, tac
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,510
    15th February 2015, 12:20 PM Go to last post
  14. New Retina iMac vs Upgraded 2010 Mac Pro

    Started by rpjallan, 9th February 2015 08:56 AM
    000, 500, back, buying, card, computer, display, imac, mac, mac pro, posting, pro, require, sell, set, start, storage, suggestions, topic, upgrade, url, video, video card, worth, year
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,078
    14th February 2015, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  15. Buying New Imac 27 with Retina

    Started by Colin1942, 27th January 2015 09:59 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    200, 500, apple, base, benefits, buying, comments, current, display, give, hand, hdd, imac, inch, late, logic, pretty, products, released, retired, sound, upgrade, upgrading, users, year
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 5,947
    9th February 2015, 08:57 AM Go to last post
  16. New Retina MBP running hot for games

    Started by netmike, 21st November 2014 11:41 AM
    600, amazing, apple, back, brand new, fan, game, games, graphics, hot, keyboard, kicks, laptop, machine, mbp, play, playing, replacement, run, running, start, stop, store, upgraded, windows
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,043
    8th February 2015, 10:02 AM Go to last post
  17. Watching movies from my Macbook pro on TV? How do I connect

    Started by fender22, 25th January 2015 07:49 PM
    adaptor, based, buy, cable, computer, con, connect, desk, desktop, ect, lead, macbook, macbook pro, machines, movies, nec, onscreen, plug, pro, screen, show, watching, wha, windows, wondering
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,606
    26th January 2015, 04:27 PM Go to last post
  18. Red face Purchasing new 21 inch imac.

    Started by mudwommies, 24th January 2015 04:34 PM
    advice, bee, degree, drive, forward, future, gaming, good, imac, inch, lit, movies, opera, operated, previously, purchasing, ram, round, specs, ssd, studies, tafe, upgrade, watching, wha
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,816
    25th January 2015, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  19. Help needed with storage on my Macbook Pro

    Started by Low4, 11th January 2015 10:24 AM
    80gb, art, can't, delete, direction, disk, download, early, find, full, load, macbook, macbook pro, movies, needed, point, pro, problem, site, space, start, storage, taking, war, warning
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,691
    12th January 2015, 08:05 PM Go to last post

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