My Mac thinks it is in Germany.

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by drmeno, Feb 3, 2014.

  1. drmeno macrumors newbie

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    #1
    IP address correctly identifies my location. I am in Costa Rica. YouTube ads are in german, google goes to germany, Tried to watch Obama's speech and could not, said not available in Germany.
    Apple store has me in the USA, that is ok. no tool bars have.
    What is going on here.
     
  2. DeltaMac macrumors 604

    DeltaMac

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    #2
    Open your System Preferences, then Time & Date.
    Click on Time Zone. What is the location listed there?
    Do you have "Set Time Zone Automatically?
     
  3. eyoungren macrumors P6

    eyoungren

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    #3
    I'd also check your Region in those settings.
     
  4. Intell macrumors P6

    Intell

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    #4
    You may have a DNS problem. Try setting your DNS servers to Google's with the numbers 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4.
     

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