1
vote
1answer
132 views

My iPhone, Macbook and Laptop won't connect to 192.168.1.*

Previously I could connect perfectly with my iphone to my web server on 192.168.1.* but since I got a MacBook, I now can't even connect my iphone to either of the computers. I can connect to the wifi ...
1
vote
0answers
291 views

Virtual box lost files

I have been running Virtual Box on a Macbook Pro for a year or more, with an old version of Windows XP running on the virtual machine. Recently my Mac battery dies completely and I had left VB / ...
0
votes
2answers
705 views

Transfer files from laptop to Macbook Air

My Dell laptop's screen no longer works, and I need to transfer all the music and photos to my new Macbook Air. What is the best way to do this? My old laptop is running on Windows XP.
0
votes
2answers
815 views

is there a vnc client for the mac that I can use to vnc-into my windows server?

I use a MacBook during the day and I have two Windows servers that are remote that I want to access using my MacBook. I have VNC installed on the Windows CPUs, now I want to test controlling from my ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Boot Camp: How should I partition for Windows XP, FAT or NTFS?

I've read quite an old article on Ask Dave Taylor (Boot Camp was still beta) and he says to format the Windows XP partition with FAT; Mac OS X can't browse NTFS partitions. I have a new MacBook Pro ...
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Synergy with a Macbook Laptop with Sony laptop

Can you connect synergy with a Macbook with a Sony laptop with synergy and have the macbook be the server computer and the Sony be the client?
0
votes
1answer
487 views

Cant find local Win XP network from MacBook Pro on Wlan / Lan is OK on Snow Leopard 10.6.4

Can't find my local windows pc's from my Macbook Pro with wlan. // Lan is working fine, all local networking Win XP PC's are listed in Finder! I use Airport Express in Bridge mode. No other result in ...
0
votes
1answer
905 views

Installing windows w/ boot camp is not working, getting 'Disk error' on startup to Windows drive

I'm trying to install Windows XP on my macbook w/ boot camp, like I've done before, but I'm getting a 'Disk error' now whenever I try. I've reformatted the machine with OSX 10.5 on a Mac OS Extended ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Using a MacBook's Bluetooth driver with Windows XP VM?

My MacBook has Bluetooth built in, but I'm not sure how to enable it and use it from within a Windows XP virtual machine. How does this work?
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Will HDCP cause problems with a MacBook Pro using a VGA projector?

I'm planning on using a MacBook Pro with a projector that only has a VGA input (through the MBP's Mini DisplayPort and a Mini DisplayPort to VGA converter). Will this have problems with HDCP ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Which graphics card is XP using in my Macbook Pro?

The Macbook Pro has two graphics cards, one which is built in and another one that is more powerful. I installed XP Pro using bootcamp. Which graphics card is XP using, and how can I switch the ...
1
vote
2answers
111 views

Windows XP SP3 on Macbook Has Limited Disk Space

I setup Windows XP SP3 on a 40 GB partition using bootcamp (partition formatted for NTFS). For some reason, the hard drive properties only show ~3 GB of space available. Funny thing is though, I've ...
1
vote
3answers
779 views

VMware stuck in shutting down Windows XP

I use VMware with Windows XP on MacBook and it is stuck on Windows Shutting down-and I can't do anything. Can anyone help?
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Macbook Pro REALLY slow with bootcamp win xp and SSD

I have a Macbook Pro and installed a new solid state drive (SSD) the Mac side runs great but I also installed Windows XP pro on a bootcamp partition and it has became unbearably slow. When I type at ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Cannot install VMWare Tools in VMWare Fusion

I have a Macbook Pro running VMWare Fusion 2 which I use to run Windows XP Pro. For several weeks, the small VMWare Tools icon in the tasktray of the VM had a yellow exclamation point and in the menu, ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Why did my mouse/trackpad suddenly stop working on my MacBook under Windows XP?

My mouse and track pad have suddenly stopped working on my MacBook, which is running Windows XP from BootCamp. Both the USB mouse and the trackpad work fine in OS X. The device manager says that the ...
1
vote
1answer
373 views

Setting up Windows XP with bootcamp - Why does OSX Boot and Skip XP Installation?

I am attempting to install Windows XP on my Macbook. I use bootcamp assistant and partion 32GB for windows. I insert the XP disk and I go through the initial blue screen disk formatting screens. After ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

XP Driver for Macbook Built In Microphone

I recently converted an older Macbook that was running Tiger (OS X v10.4) to XP. All is working except the built in microphone around the webcam. I did the conversion without bootcamp, as it was my ...
5
votes
7answers
14k views

Windows XP hangs when shutting down in VMWare Fusion

Here's the background: I use a Macbook from this year and run VMWare Fusion (newest update). One of my VM's is Windows XP Professional. Two times recently, I have brought up the VM window to see that ...