RedEye #4: Connect to Pioneer VSX via IP

To proceed, you must have the following for the VSX: IP address (192.168.0.121) Port number (23) Pioneer Receiver Network Settings Reserving an IP address for a client on your local network   Add the VSX Select the desired Manufacturer And Type Change the Port to Add New IP Port Enter your desired Display Name Click […]

RedEye #3: AirPort Utility 5.x – Reserving an IP address for a client on your local network

Over time, a device’s Internet Protocol (IP) address can change unless you establish a reserved address within your router. With a reserved IP address, RedEye can maintain a reliable communications link with the device (client).   Log onto the AirPort Extreme Launch AirPort Utility 5.x. Select your router. Click Manual Setup Navigate to the Internet […]

RedEye #2: AirPort Utility 6.x – Reserving an IP address for a client on your local network

Over time, a device’s Internet Protocol (IP) address can change unless you establish a reserved address within your router. With a reserved IP address, RedEye can maintain a reliable communications link with the device (client). Before you continue, determine your device’s MAC address. That may be as simple as reading it from a printed label […]

RedEye #1: Pioneer Receiver Network Settings (VSX-1121-K)

For the VSX to be controlled externally via IP, you must turn on Network Standby and determine the port number and MAC address. VSX Home Menu Press RECEIVER. Press HOME MENU. VSX System Setup Down-arrow to 4. System Setup Press ENTER VSX Network Setup Down-arrow to d. Network Setup Press ENTER VSX Network Standby Down-arrow […]

OS X Mail Attachments Missing

Occasionally we get email that should have an attachment but it doesn’t seem to be there. One way you can check for any missing attachment(s) is by¬†using a web browser to log on to your email account. However, any attachment(s) may already be downloaded to your computer. To find out: Select the email in question […]

iOS 5 – iPhoto albums won’t copy to iPad 2

After upgrading all my iGadgets to iOS 5, I couldn’t sync a photo album of our trip to Peru ,with the iPad. There were pics from three different cameras (iPhone, Nikon, and Samsung) but only the iPhone images were transferring. I tried a number of web recommendations without success. Make sure the image file extensions […]

Remove “ghost” email addresses from Apple’s Mail

When you create a new message in Apple’s Mail program, and start typing an address, the program tries to help by offering a list of suggestions. Pretty convenient unless the list has a bunch of old, and wrong, addresses. The suggestion list is pulled from your Address Book and from previous emails you’ve sent. You […]

iPhoto Library Sharing

Sharing a networked iPhoto (currently ’09, v8.x) library can provide access for multiple users.