Samsung ML2245 (Printer configuration) on Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)

Based on my previous blog, here are the instructions to configure Samsung ML2245 on Mac OS X 10.6 ( currently I am on 10.6.7 ) 1. Install following drivers: samsung-gdi-1.816.2.dmg Foomatic-RIP gplgs-8.71.dmg Note: First install samsung-gdi-1.816.2.dmg and follow #2 instructions. Check if your printer works. If not then install Footmatic-RIP and gplgs-8.71.dmg You should also ...

Share / Broadcast wireless network using your mac pro

Imagine you have wifi enabled cell phone or any other device but you have only wired connection which means you cannot browse/download apps on your mobile. Well it takes just one step to setup your mac to broadcast wireless network that can be used by your other devices. System Preferences >> Sharing >> check Internet ...

Configure tata indicom photon+ on Mac ( Snow Leopard ) 67

Tata Indicom supply drivers along with photon+ device, but it didn’t work for me on my Mac (Snow Leopard). So I had to manually download it from web. You need following packages: 1. HUAWEI_UMTS_Dashboard_MACB301D 11SP00C03(ISO).zip (Driver) – required – Once you install above driver it will automatically add a device “HUAWEIMobile-Modem” in your Network Preferences. ...

Leopard (Mac OS X 10.5) to Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6) upgrade problems / fixes 3

This blog post cover problems that I faced after upgrading my MacBook Pro from Leopard to Snow Leopard. 1. Firefox v 3.5.3 crashes. – Firefox started to crashed randomly. Especially when I tried to access sites with flash content. Solution: Few google results told me to re-install firefox and then install latest flash plugin. But ...

Detecting OS in PHP

Simply echo PHP_OS; It will print: For Mac: Darwin For Windows Visat: WinNT For Ubuntu: Linux Also if you want to know OS details about users accessing your site, you can use $_SERVER[‘HTTP_USER_AGENT’]

Samsung ML1710 (Printer configuration) on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) 35

I am using Mac OS X 10.5.5 and had a hard time finding drivers for our office printer Samsung ML1710. Finally i managed to configure it. Here are the instructions: 1. You need to Download & Install following drivers: samsung-gdi-1.816.2.dmg Foomatic-RIP gplgs-8.63-ub.dmg 2. Once you are done with driver installation, simply follow printer adding instructions: ...

Tata Indicom Plug2Surf on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) 6

It was very easy to configure my Tata Indicom on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) 1. Connect it to USB and wait for it to become green ( or Orange ). 2. System Preferences >> Network, it will prompt you that it detected, Qualcomm CDMA Technologies MSM. 3. I personally like to create different location ...