Archive for the ‘Apple’ Category

Connect An AirPrint Wi-Fi Printer To An Airport Extreme Base Station


I’ve just got a new Wif-Fi/AirPrint-enabled printer and had to connect it to my network, powered by my AirPort Extreme Base Station. It was easy, but not obvious…

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Mirror The Contents Of Your Mac Or PC On Your Apple TV

If you have an Apple TV (2nd or 3rd generation), you can use your TV to mirror the contents of your Mac or PC, either to play web content or […]

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AirPlay Mirroring in iOS 5


Apple have done it again – made me go “Oh my God!” Yesterday, I used the new AirPlay Mirroring feature on my iPhone 4S for the first time and was […]

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OS X 10.6.8 Update and Black Screen

OS X Snow Leopard

This morning, I updated my iMac to 10.6.8 and got a black screen when the system was due to restart. My machine is a mid 2010 27″ Quad Core i7 […]

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Bluetooth Devices and OS X

Mac OS X Printer Installation Problem

I use a Magic Trackpad as an optional device with my iMac. This is going to get a lot more use with the release of OS X 10.7 Lion, as […]

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Do I Need an iPad?

The new iPad 2 is in town and it is becoming the next must-have item. Apple are so very smart with their marketing, creating both desire and need where there […]

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Removing Custom Swatches in OS X

If you have several custom swatches that you have created for client work, the management of these swatches can become an issue. First of all, you have more than one […]

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Retiming Video in Motion

Changing the duration of a clip in Apple’s Motion is really easy: Select your clip in either the Project Pane (F5) or the Timing Pane (F6) then go to the […]

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Extracting Video from DVD for Editing

I have just had a client provide a DVD (unprotected) containing the source footage they want editing. The set-top-ready disc was all the client had as the raw files were […]

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Adding Images to Your Signature in Mail

Here’s a quick way of adding a signature with a graphic to your signature in Apple Mail. Please note, this will show the image as an attachment in Outlook etc […]

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