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    Odd networking issue, iPhone 4S

    Wondering if anyone here has seen anything like this before.

    New iPhone 4S, updated to iOS 5.1.1, on a Sprint plan. Just noticed today that every time my phone connects to my router via wifi, TWO...
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    Update: RAM tested ok. After Unclemac...

    Update:

    RAM tested ok.

    After Unclemac mentioned HDST, I got to thinking... I checked and found that I still have the old OS9 version installed, so I booted into OS9 (first time a years!) and...
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    Thanks for the responses. It appears that Memtest...

    Thanks for the responses. It appears that Memtest is no longer free ($1.39 via paypal), but Rember is, so I'm in the process of using that to run RAM tests. So far it all checks out ok.

    This isn't...
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    Software for testing disk drives?

    Do you guys have any suggestions for software (preferably free) that does a good job of checking drives for possible bad sectors, and for checking to see if a drive may be working its way to a...
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    Optical drive only reads some discs.

    Trying to help a friend. Her 2007 2.2GHz Core2 Duo 17" MBP (MacOS 10.6.8) successfully mounts CDs and DVDs which were commercially manufactured, but it fails to read ones which were burned on a...
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    Thanks, guys. Looking into it. For now, I'm just...

    Thanks, guys. Looking into it. For now, I'm just running on my almost equally old G4 tower because I don't have large chunks of time to throw after this. But those are good suggestions, and I'll...
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    Dead Powerbook. Suggestions?

    Greetings. I've got an old Titanium Powerbook that has finally decided to give up the ghost. Wondering if any here has suggestions on how I can revive it and squeeze a little more life out of it.
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    Audio/Recording gear for sale

    I'm cleaning house and have a bit of recording/music gear that I need to move. Rather than posting asking prices, I'm asking interested parties to make me an offer they are willing to pay:...
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    About invisible files

    Quick question: On an old machine I've used ever since the old OS9 days, I'm noticing that I've got lots of invisible files spread all through out the hard drive. At the root level, on my desktop,...
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    Hi Bif. Yes, I did do a clean install at one...

    Hi Bif. Yes, I did do a clean install at one point when I was having issues getting the machine to boot. Once I determined that it would boot with a clean install (and with nothing else on the drive)...
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    Every thing's going rolling along very smoothly...

    Every thing's going rolling along very smoothly with this new Momentus disk, except for one thing. Every time the machine wakes from sleep, the whole thing stays locked up for a full 31 seconds...
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    Yes, I mentioned that in one of my (many) posts...

    Yes, I mentioned that in one of my (many) posts :) but it didn't work too well for some reason. I started up Migration Assistant, and checked off for it to migrate from another machine, since my...
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    I finally got it rockin', although it turned out...

    I finally got it rockin', although it turned out to be a much longer process than I'd hoped. Since it booted with a clean virgin OSX install on a clean drive, I went back and cloned from my backup...
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    Interim update: Well, after wiping the drive...

    Interim update:

    Well, after wiping the drive and doing a virgin install of Tiger onto it, that boots just fine, without having to change jumper settings. So I'm going to assume that the drive and...
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    It's a 7200.1 ST910021A 100GB PATA. Thanks...

    It's a 7200.1 ST910021A 100GB PATA.


    Thanks for that link.. I couldn't find the jumpers for this 7200RPM drive. I'd assume they'd be the same, which means the settings for these laptop drives...
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    Ok, doing a little digging here at the Seagate...

    Ok, doing a little digging here at the Seagate web site in order to determine proper jumper settings. I can find nothing there about jumper settings for these laptop drives, although they say the...
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    Eric, thanks for the response and for doing some...

    Eric, thanks for the response and for doing some digging. I can't boot from the new internal drive in order to check what System Profiler says about it. If I check it while booted from my external...
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    Another note: by comparing the Single User...

    Another note: by comparing the Single User startup on my other machine, I see that trying to boot into Single User mode on the PB, the display stops and hangs after displaying the "BSD Startup" line,...
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    Thanks for your response. I just took a look at...

    Thanks for your response. I just took a look at the old drive that I removed, and it has no jumpers connected either.. just as with the new drive (and no instruction sheet came with the new disk). So...
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    One potential issue I see.. the new drive appears...

    One potential issue I see.. the new drive appears to be jumpered as a slave. Would that keep it from booting? I've never worried about setting jumpers on PATA drives before.. and didn't add any...
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    Not so fast with the congratulations. It's not...

    Not so fast with the congratulations. It's not going so well. Was able to get the drive replaced within 45 minutes. Was able to initialize the drive (booted from my emergency start up disk). Was able...
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    Well, I THINK it's going well.. took me an hour....

    Well, I THINK it's going well.. took me an hour. I started the process of pulling apart the PB, and exactly one hour later, I was initializing the new drive. I'm just going to HOPE everything is in...
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    Well, the new drive doesn't come in for another...

    Well, the new drive doesn't come in for another day or two, but I thought I'd post an update on this. After making my last comments a few days ago, all has gone fairly well, with only one or two...
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    Thanks for the tip about taking photos.. I hadn't...

    Thanks for the tip about taking photos.. I hadn't thought of that but it's a good suggestion. And yes, I take a lot of breaks usually. :) I'm hoping it goes pretty smoothly.. I think it should....
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    I think the one I have is what the folks at...

    I think the one I have is what the folks at ifixit refer to as "Onyx." Mine looks more like those photos than the ones under "DVI." Interesting that in identifying it on the Apple site, they seem to...
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