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  1. johnmacward

    USB-C hubs with two USB connectors to the MBP - are they solid and strong ?

    I've already bought a USB hub with a single port to the MBP integrated (see image below).. ...and it's outrageously bad - it was a Satechi brand and the single USB port is so flimsy to support something 20 times it's size and the things you plug into it. What holds in the ports is not...
  2. H

    Weird WiFi Issue/Bug on both personal and work iPhones!

    Having a weird issue! Both my work iPhone 8 Plus and personal iPhone X (both always updated to the latest software) have had a problematic behavior for years now, but either I’m noticing it more being at home often or it’s getting worse. When they’re asleep, locked, and connected to WiFi, they...
  3. H

    iPhone Weird WiFi Issue/Bug on both personal and work iPhones!

    Having a weird issue! Both my work iPhone 8 Plus and personal iPhone X (both always updated to the latest software) have had a problematic behavior for years now, but either I’m noticing it more being at home often or it’s getting worse. When they’re asleep, locked, and connected to WiFi, they...
  4. jwatters579

    Connection issues & cell network

    Has anyone experienced slow or no connection issues when not on WiFi with iOS 14? I have AT&T and when not on WiFi will have slow and no connectivity for certain apps and using safari while I have a medium to strong connection with LTE.
  5. KevinAPearson

    Hard drive connection which is best?

    I'm getting my first Mac Mini (2020) in a couple of weeks. I have 3 WD 8TB external USB 3.0 Hard Disks that I want to connect. I'm trying to work out if there is any "Best" way to connect the drives to my Mac Mini. I have 3x usb-c to usb 3.0 adaptors I could use to attach them all to a separate...
  6. S

    Random Apple TV shows up as Output Device?

    Hello, how are you doing? Since a few days a random Apple TV shows up in the list of output devices for sound on my Mac. Now, I was already wondering why my AV receiver showed up in the output devices without me connecting my mac to it but I figured that it is because it is connected to the...
  7. The Paul

    iPhone XS Max Why i left the iPhone

    Hi guys! I've made a new account today but i've been on the forums around 8 years. Just to comment my point of view. Why I left the iPhone? (Atm) I bought the latest macbook pro 2019. I also bought an iPhone xs Max. Everything good but one thing. What happened then? A really small issue...
  8. M

    Connected WiFi, but no Internet

    Hey guys, So I've had an issue with my iPhone (6) at the gym since the new year. It connects to Wifi (although even that is very slow) but internet doesn't work at all. I wait for the wifi icon to show up at the top, all three bars are black so the network connection seems fine, but if I go on...
  9. katbel

    Resolved Connecting Apple Thunderbolt display to iMac 5k you get an hub with a single adapter!

    How can I connect my old Apple Thunderbolt display to my iMac 5k 2017 USB-C ? Do I need the very expensive Apple adapter or there is some competition around? I looked around but couldn't find any so far, a lot of mini-display connectors but I'm not sure it will work with my Thunderbolt Display...
  10. AjTee

    Strange mark on plastic/rubber connection between display and body

    Hi Guys, I found strange mark on part which is between body and screen. Is it normal? Is it rubber part or plastic part? This is MacBook Pro 2017 13 inch. Can I ignore this? Is it factory thing?
  11. J

    Apple TV slave to HomePod?

    I have a HomePod and I have a new 4k Apple TV hooked up to my TV and home audio system. Both are in my Home app and both work well with Airplay 2 through either the computer or my iPhone. What I'd like to do and for some reason am having a hard time getting anyone to understand my question...
  12. S

    Macbook twitchy Bluetooth Connection to Mouse and Keyboard

    Hey, Just got the new Macbook Pro 15", July 2018. I still got the Apple Mouse and Apple Wireless Keyboard from my late 2013 iMac, and I noticed the connection is kinda twitchy. Battery for both is almost 100%, yet they behave like they're almost out of battery – randomly disconnecting and...
  13. Five_Oh

    Watch notification problem

    I have searched, but can't find anyone with a problem exactly like this: My watch sometimes stops giving notifications. It has been happening about once a week or slightly more. The big problem with this is that my phone still THINKS the watch is giving notifications, because it stays silent...
  14. therealbirchy

    Wifi connection problems

    Hi Guys Bit of help/info please. Work for myself and recently upgraded from Macbook Air to Macbook Pro. Had no issues connecting to wifi with the Air but the Pro is hit and miss. Sometimes it won't have any problems connecting, but other times it won't connect at all, so I reset the router, turn...
  15. tliede20

    Apple TV 4K HDR issue! (Samsung TV 65" Class MU8000 4K UHD TV, Denon AVRX1400H, Cinnamon HDMI)

    Howdy Support Community, A few days ago, I purchased myself a new Home Theater setup, but I am having two issues, I'll list them below and the attempts that have been made to rectify these issues at hand: Issue A: When I route my Apple TV > Denon AVR (media player input) > Samsung TV (arc...
  16. J

    iMac prefer ethernet over WiFi

    I have my 2017 iMac hooked up with an ethernet cable, which obviously gives me speeds of approximately 1 Gbit/s. Useful for me for file transfers in my network etc. Recently I got myself a Watch Series 3, which I use to unlock the iMac. This requires WiFi to be enabled on the iMac. So far so...
  17. bobesch

    Connecting two Macs with FireWire and without Target-Disk-Mode

    This was very new to me! Today I was looking for a fast and easy way to copy/sync data from my desktop-macbook to the one I use on the go using CCC as my Sync-application. Yesterday I started with a FireWire-Connection setting one Mac to Target-Disk-Mode. Great and fast solution but a bit...
  18. keogh

    Correct way to connect MBP 2017 to Thunderbolt Display

    Hi Guys, I've got the latest MBP 2017 (touch bar with 4 Thunderbolt 3/USB-C ports) and a Thunderbolt 2 display. I've got the official Thunderbolt 3 > Thunderbolt 2 adaptor and my display all works fine with my MBP, but I just want to know the correct way to connect these each time I remove the...
  19. S

    PC shows up in Shared ?

    Hi, how are you guys? I have a 2017 27“ iMac ( vacuum cleaner fan noise edition ). I noticed yesterday that in my Finder under -Shared- my Windows Laptop showed up. Didn’t share anything or connect the two devices which is why I was wondering why it is suddenly showing up there. I did use the...
  20. P

    Macbook Air Connecting External Display

    Hi guys! It's the first time I'm using this forum and I'm far from being a "tech" guy, so excuse any obvious or naive question. I have a MacBook Air (11'', 2015) and I just got a Apple Cinema Display 23''. I want to connect them since the monitor on my MacBook Air is far too small for work. I...