Search Problems?

If you are having problems using the vBulletin search (keywords too small or common), then you will probably have better luck using our Google Custom Search.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 32
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: GillyF
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 02-13-2013, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,857
Posted By GillyF
Thanks for replying, Steve. I was thinking that...

Thanks for replying, Steve. I was thinking that must be the case. Have disassembled one of these before to get to the CMOS battery, so I'm hoping I can do it successfully again with the help of a...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 02-06-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,857
Posted By GillyF
screen goes black when lid moved

Normal boot into Windows XP, but if I tip the lid back just a fraction beyond its being at right-angles with the keyboard, the screen goes black.

Presumably a faulty connection somewhere - please...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 01-30-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,997
Posted By GillyF
how to replace power port

Wondering if anyone can help by pointing to directions on how to replace the power port on a 10v...?
With thanks
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 05-22-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 954
Posted By GillyF
It's not possible to boot directly into the Mac...

It's not possible to boot directly into the Mac OS X DVD. There are other ways I've seen documented but the simplest would be to find someone with a Mac running OS X, use Disk Utility (the Mac's...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 05-17-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,755
Posted By GillyF
Thank you very much - hugely appreciated.

Thank you very much - hugely appreciated.
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 05-13-2012, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,755
Posted By GillyF
how to remove bios password

I've bought a dell Mini 1011 2nd-hand. Seller gave me the BIOS password - that's fine - it works. But I'd really rather be able to get straight into the BIOS without entering it each time.

Is...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v 05-10-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,545
Posted By GillyF
Dell Mini 10v with 8 GB SSD

I've just received one of these that I bought on eBay. Wasn't expecting an SSD - that particular spec was missing from the listing, even though other regular specs were there.

I emailed the seller...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 04-01-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,228
Posted By GillyF
You can ignore the hibernation message - in my...

You can ignore the hibernation message - in my experience, you stop getting it after a few restarts.
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-24-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,293
Posted By GillyF
After installing 10.6 (or 10.6.3), run Netbook...

After installing 10.6 (or 10.6.3), run Netbook Installer 20100616212351 (available from NetbookInstaller 20100616212351.zip (http://www.mediafire.com/?beeocdi023xthmu) ). Restart.

Download and...
Forum: General Mac OS X Discussion 03-07-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,681
Posted By GillyF
Was it the 10.6.8 update that was done? If so,...

Was it the 10.6.8 update that was done? If so, I'd advise reinstalling OS X 10.6 and updating only to 10.6.7 (using the Update Combo). Then set 10.6.8 as Ignored in SU prefs.

Some people have...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-05-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,017
Posted By GillyF
Fabulous! Thanks again! Gilly

Fabulous! Thanks again!

Gilly
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-04-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,017
Posted By GillyF
Change Untitled to Windows in Snow Leopard

Dual boot - Windows 7 / Snow Leopard - is there a way to change the name of the Windows volume (currently 'Untitled') when in Snow Leopard?

With thanks,
Gilly
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-04-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By GillyF
Hey! Oscar! Brilliant! Brilliant! Brilliant!...

Hey! Oscar! Brilliant! Brilliant! Brilliant! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-04-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By GillyF
OK - I'm impressed. What to you have at startup:...

OK - I'm impressed. What to you have at startup: a point where all 3 choices present themselves without any previous intervention from you? If so, I'd really like to know how you do that.
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-03-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By GillyF
If only!! However, I've just bought a 10v...

If only!! However, I've just bought a 10v running Ubuntu - my first excursion into Linux - perhaps I'll begin to learn about open-source stuff. So far I know only Macs and enough about Windows to...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 03-03-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By GillyF
dual boot at start-up

I've successfully got a Snow Leopard 10.6.7 and Windows 7 Starter dual boot system on my 10v (started up with SL USB stick, partitioned hard drive in Disk Utility, making Windows 1st partition -...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 02-28-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,393
Posted By GillyF
I think the easiest way is with an 8GB USB Flash...

I think the easiest way is with an 8GB USB Flash Drive loaded with the Snow Leopard Install DVD. To make one of these, you need access to a Mac and a retail copy of the Snow Leopard Install DVD....
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 02-22-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,207
Posted By GillyF
How to I run the netbook installer?

I've had success on lots of 10vs following these instructions.

The first thing you need, as soon as the 10.6 install is done, is an internet connection so that you can downoad NetbookInstaller...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 01-26-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,175
Posted By GillyF
OSX won't load, BIOS options greyed out

Have installed 10.6 with USB stick. OS X won't load - just stuck on splash screen with no dock and no menu bar.

Forced close and pressed F2 on restart to use USB stick to reinstall OS. Now most...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 01-19-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 912
Posted By GillyF
webcam image is red and purple

This is a Dell Mini 10v running 10.6.7. In PhotoBooth and any other app that uses the webcam, the image is a blurred red and purple - tried different settings to no avail.

Reinstalled Windows XP...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 06-25-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 953
Posted By GillyF
trackpad stops working

This is the 4th hackintosh (10.6.7) I've made and the first with this problem: the trackpad stops working - sometimes it's fine, mostly it's not. Running NBI and restarting doesn't fix it. Please can...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 05-23-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By GillyF
All that helps hugely - thanks very much, Oscar....

All that helps hugely - thanks very much, Oscar. I'm learning such a lot making this hackintosh, and loving it! It's for my daughter who hasn't the cash for an external HDD. I'm new to flash drives...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 05-22-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By GillyF
Thanks Oscar - but I don't understand why you...

Thanks Oscar - but I don't understand why you have to resize the SL partition to use Restore?

I did try doing it via Restore (i.e. mini to flash drive) but it said it was going to take 2 days to...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 05-22-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By GillyF
bootable backup on USB flash drive

I'm using Carbon Copy Cloner to make a bootable backup of OS 10.6.7 on a USB flash drive. Have read a lot of useful help on this forum, but need to ask which Netbook BootMaker or Installer to use on...
Forum: Dell Mini 10v Mac OS X Discussion 05-22-2011, 07:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 930
Posted By GillyF
keys question

Please can someone tell me what these 3 keys are for:
1. the Windows icon key between Fn & Alt to the left of the space bar...
2. the Alt Gr key
3. the key to the right of the Alt Gr key

Also,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 32

 
Forum Jump

Copyright © 2008-2016 MyDellMini.com.