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What a mess the CNET mac forums have become !

I was never a user of the MacFixit Forums. That is why I chose to start a new thread rather than place on the What do you assume of the new CNET Mac Forums?. That thread seemed to be where the previous members of that forum gravitated to. This thread is for those of us - could be now me - who used the 3...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

MacFixIt Forum archive link and slow page load in MFIF pages

In case anybody miss the announcement of the MFIF going into read mode only, member cyn wanted to pass along this info to you all on how to access the MFIF archive pages and how to deal with the slow page loads in those archive...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Where will we sign up to the Macfixit Pro Daily Alert

I signed up for the Versiontracker / Macfixit Pro Bundle a long time back.i\'ve had trouble receiving emails. For over one year i\'ve been not able to got Macfixit Pro Daily Alert. I can got the immediate Alert and for a while I could got the weekly alert. I was told there was a software...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

To px777. Post deleted.

Sorry, but I removed your \'s place.Such website promotion, for whatever reason, is forbidden in these forums.Mark
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

In Praise of Macs!

Whatever happened to MacFixit? I went away for a bit as I had no queries and when I returned now right now, it's all exchanged here. Where's Jon (New York Jon, Jchuzi. Where's Tacit? Both those guys helped me so most in the past - freely, at length, sympathetically, knowledgeably. WONDERFUL...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

A proper introduction...

Hello everybody! I now wanted to introduce myself to the community and let you all know a little regarding me...I'm the product manager for Mac connected things with in CNET. I've been using VersionTracker and MacFixIt practically since they launched, so I know exactly what it means to be one of our...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

MacFixit forums vs C|net forums

All you've handled to do by closing the MacFixit forums is chase away the people who literally know some thing regarding Macs and OS X and who used to literally suggest people with their troubles. That's not going to happen here. I already notice that the Apple bashing trolls are lurking in the shadows,...
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When will Parallels 5 become available?

In most of the Snow Leopard consistent software links they list Parallels 4 and Parallels 5. Is there a new version of Parallels regarding to become available? I wish to buy virtualization software to load an older (pre-SP2) version of Windows XP Pro on my iMac, since I can't get BootCamp to work...
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Accessing blocked websites from China

Hello AllI'm new to this website-site but not new to Macs, been a Mac Addict since regarding '95. I live in China and have problem accessing certain websites from time to time. At the time Facebook and YouTube are blocked. I've attempted using several tunnels and proxy websites but they only allow...
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W2 & 1099 Mac software

Is there software for iMac for preparing W2's & 1099's?
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MacFixIt refund

Hello, ye MacFixit moderators!From help.versiontracker.com I retrieved a belated reply which didn\'t address my problem.As a long-time MFI-member I find treating MFI members and MacFixit as such! - unfair and a pity.So pls suggest w. the following:- cnet accepted my MacFixIt membership-fee now a...
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Mac web display and operating crazy.

Yesterday, my iMac Desktop with 10.6.2 initiated becoming sluggish even with DSL connections and website forms were being showed incompletely, off color or partially. Photo's haven\'t been coming by way of and have only the icon of square box with red dot inside it. Most hot spots in website forms will...
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Injet printable CDs & DVDs

Anyone have knowledge with injet printable CDs & DVDs? What printer is necessary and how? Are they thinner than stick-on labels? Are they worth a attempt?
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Filtering Posts.

i\'ve Snow Leopard installed with all software and hardware updates andI have a trouble with my E-mail which is the standard Apple programme. I amswamped with Viagra and Russian Ladies posts. i\'ve attempted all kinds offiltering, but these people have figured out how to get around it. Whatcan I do to...
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Just WHERE is the MacFixit archives?

I attempted here: archive.macfixitforums.com and it now goes slow as hell and the links redirect to here.Did cnet trash the forum archives??? And, if right now... WhereTF can you search by way of them right now?Seriously, did cnet trash them?! If you did, you can count me as another EX-MacFixit user. The fact...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Mac Call Recorder

HiWould like to have my MacBook Pro record phone calls from one phone line. I was searching at NCH TRx and OVOlab software, didn't issue for the Tech Support and Reviews (respectively) on both them. Is it doable? Can the Mac be somehow install to record phone calls? Thanxs in advance - Rich.
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iPad Delivery Schedules

Apple is the master of introducing HOT products and having them to the masses...most of the time. My knowledge right right now doesn\'t bring glory to their past record of such Mastery. For those of us who were promised by Apple in their advertising when the IPad was made available for ordering on March...
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Memory Card Problem with Mac and Canon Camera

Hello there, I got a 8GB memory card(gift) from a friend but it's now not working. When I attempted to insert into the card reader and connect to the computer, the new device/ drive now never shown.... When I insert it into my digital camera, it shows memory card bug...ps: I\'m using Mac OS 10.5.2,...
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Version Tracker Pro vs. the New cNet Tracker App?

HI folks, I'm now curious of others' experiences. It is time for me to renew VersionTracker Pro, but right now cNet has this new Tracker App for free. I thought that the App was telling me regarding a bunch of programs that it said were out of date that were current, but right now that I look at it more...
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Security memo from intego there is advanced spyware here.

I wish to share this securitymemo from intego and I wonder regarding your \'s opinions regarding http://prmac.com/release-id-13331.htmBest RegardsMcUsr
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Don't allow such changes to come to versiontracker.com

Hello, now a note to say that I was less than impressed with the changes that happened at MacFixIt.com and the forums. If versiontracker is merged into download.com or some thing of the sort, I will be furious and I will be down one more of my daily website sites that I visit.So far, as I wonted, I\'m...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Techtool closed down

I bought techtool pro 4.5 now in case I had a future trouble with a G4which runs some CAD programs. You need to register it to get a serial numberto make it run. All try in Australia to register it by E-mail, website orto contact them via these plus phone have proven fruitless. It won't...
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Please Help Me Understand How To Unlock My Cell Phone

i\'ve Motorola MOTO W755 and a RAZR V3m that I had with Verizon. they are no longer under contract and I wish to unlock them. Also, can I access the internet on either? Please offer instructions as I\'m not able to figure it out by myself. Thanxs
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Apple Customer Service Response

I now right now made an appointment at the SO CALLED "GENIUS BAR" in the Apple Store because the Apple Mail Client on my MacBook Pro refused to send mail from wireless networks at hotels when I travel, even if there was not a firewall present. The so called" Genius" apple employee...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

What do you think of the new CNET Mac Forums?

We're always attempting to make things better for the community over here at CNET, and I would admire to hear what people assume of the forums. What do you like? How can we make them better?Let us know!Thanxs,Aaron
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Help to understand why Apple Stores are such a huge success

Hello All. I hope that you can suggest me out here. I'm doing a study to understand the phenomenal victory of Apple Stores and hope you guys could share your \'s experiences. I don't assume this violates forum rules (I apologise to the mods if it is and will gladly take it down) and it...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

MacFixit is still ROTTEN since being run over by cnet

I can't even submit an point that you guys at MacFixit have totally dropped the ball on because the stupid captcha doesn't work. Double whammy.Well could be I can at least tell you here, the tip I attempted to suggest you out with there on the Main page:Major Issue with Photoshop CS and Mac OS 10.6.5...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

T MacFixit Daily Bulletins

CNET MacFixit Daily Bulletins - New! by MacIvor - 10/5/09 11:04 AMI'm a little puzzled. Under the 'previous regime' the MacFixit Daily Trouble shooting items were always fresh each day... I can't say I ever remember the same item being used on two successive days. But today I...
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Remove porn?

How can I remove porn from my Mac Desktop Snow Leopard OS?Is there a programme available?
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CNET TechTracker reports multiple versions of applications

CNET TechTracker reports many versions of most apps on my iMac, but I can only locate one of each of them in the apps folder; how do I determine the location (path) of the apps it is reporting? i\'ve done spotlight searches and tested startup folders without...
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