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  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2007 12:38 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
It is "YMAX MagicJack USB Device" Device type : Disk drives Location: on Mass Storage Device.. I am Vista!!

Is that how it is identified in device manager under the Universal Serial Bus ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2007 10:45 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
For some reason, in Vista the MJ is configured as a USB controller while in XP it is configured as a Mass Storage Device. If someone else who is running Vista would look into the device manager and p ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Fri Dec 28, 2007 7:33 pm   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
i fixed mine by plugging it directly into a usb port on the mb. vista finds it and installs it as a 'usb controller'. i believe the monitor is found as a 'usb controller' as well, so you must not be ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2007 10:30 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
I AM ON VISTA.

oldnuc: a town/city would be ok.

Have you received the latest upgrade? Yesterday or today when you statup the MJ? For some reason, the Vista upgrade does not want to play with y ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:54 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
yes, blue light comes on when the computer starts to boot if it's plugged in (but bios quickly freezes up @ 'Initializing USB Controllers'.

what is odd, is that when i FIRST got it and nothing was ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:08 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
yes, if unplugged and i plug it in, it loads up and works great.

latest bios installed, same problem Crying or Very sad

When you bootup the computer with the MK plugged in watch the Blue LED and se if it is ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2007 7:04 pm   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
ya, i can disable usb support and it boots fine. no usb devices work though (obviously). if i enable it and the magicjack is plugged in, freezes at "Initializing USB Controllers".


Wi ...
  Topic: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
OldNuc

Replies: 15
Views: 13243

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:44 am   Subject: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
The latest Ubuntu works well, but the Java update did require use of the secret handshake to get it set as the default and link the FireFox plugin. The good news is it did not take forevr to find the ...
  Topic: Vista install problem resolved - uninstalled Zone Alarm Free
OldNuc

Replies: 5
Views: 6551

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 11:10 am   Subject: Vista install problem resolved - uninstalled Zone Alarm Free
OK thanks.

I know their firewall is excellent, but I hadn't seen anything on their AV product.

Gary

There are some tests of their AV program out there somewhere, I forget where. I seem to re ...
  Topic: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
OldNuc

Replies: 24
Views: 27436

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 11:01 am   Subject: Freeze @ bios startup: Initializing USB Controllers *VISTA*
First, check ASUS for a BIOS update for your board.

Second, turn off USB support in the BIOS and see if the OS will pick it up when it boots. There can be problems with this if you happen to have ...
  Topic: Vista? Still crap?
OldNuc

Replies: 11
Views: 8943

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2007 11:04 pm   Subject: Vista? Still crap?
I would say that is true. XP is at SP-2 and is good. Advance comments on SP-3 is that there is a large performance boost.
  Topic: Vista install problem resolved - uninstalled Zone Alarm Free
OldNuc

Replies: 5
Views: 6551

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2007 11:02 pm   Subject: Vista install problem resolved - uninstalled Zone Alarm Free
Ipicked up the pointers to the Comodo products off of this site.
[url=http://www.firewallleaktester.com/index.html]Firewall Leaktester. There is a performance chart on there somewhere. I also run ...
  Topic: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
OldNuc

Replies: 15
Views: 13243

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:57 pm   Subject: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
If it were me, I would go to Distrowatch and then the page thy have for your distro and hope the is a user forum listed there. A symbolic link is something like a shortcut to a file in another direct ...
  Topic: Vista install problem resolved - uninstalled Zone Alarm Free
OldNuc

Replies: 5
Views: 6551

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2007 8:41 pm   Subject: free AV and Firewall
These work and have no bad habits that I have found. They are both FREE. Remember, your mileage may vary, or YMMV.



[url=http://www.comodo.com/]Comodo AV and Firewall
  Topic: magic jack install issue
OldNuc

Replies: 4
Views: 5657

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:54 pm   Subject: magic jack install issue
With XP. First try a different port and be sure to have the computer up and running before you plugin the magicjack. If you receive the same response then do you have any of the CD/DVD creating soft ...
  Topic: magic jack install issue
OldNuc

Replies: 4
Views: 5657

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:26 pm   Subject: magic jack install issue
First question, what operating system. XP or Vista
  Topic: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
OldNuc

Replies: 15
Views: 13243

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:24 pm   Subject: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
It appears that you are using the 1.4.2 plugin and it usually will not play well with others. Updating java and linking to the plugin, it REQURES a symbolic link or you will also have crashes is dist ...
  Topic: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
OldNuc

Replies: 15
Views: 13243

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Sat Dec 15, 2007 5:47 pm   Subject: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
MagicJake
Do you have the latest version of Java loaded and is it the default. Did you also link the latest plugin to FireFox?
  Topic: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
OldNuc

Replies: 15
Views: 13243

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 8:27 pm   Subject: Revised MagicJack.com main page Crashes my FFox 1.5 Browser
The latest Firefox nightly works fine here. Upgrade....
  Topic: Article in Windows Secrets
OldNuc

Replies: 5
Views: 4757

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2007 3:29 pm   Subject: Article in Windows Secrets
If you go to the windows secrets site, and not just the article I referenced, you can contact the editors. Thee might be a comment section, don't remember. I subscribe to the newsletter and it shows ...
  Topic: Article in Windows Secrets
OldNuc

Replies: 5
Views: 4757

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2007 8:50 am   Subject: Article in Windows Secrets
There is an article in Windows Secrets newsletter discussing MagicJack this issue. TOP STORY

MagicJack promises dirt-cheap phone calls.

[url=http://windowssecrets.com/2007/12/13/02-MagicJack-pr ...
  Topic: 911 is yellow instead of green
OldNuc

Replies: 14
Views: 13931

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2007 8:44 am   Subject: 911 is yellow instead of green
Have done nothing to the number and the yellow button is now green this AM.
  Topic: Portal Coming "Soon" Possibly In 1 / 2 Days
OldNuc

Replies: 45
Views: 76557

PostForum: Features coming to Magic Jack   Posted: Tue Dec 11, 2007 5:39 pm   Subject: portal error
Do you have the latest version of Java installed?
  Topic: audio device not found problem
OldNuc

Replies: 1
Views: 3445

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2007 10:48 pm   Subject: audio device not found problem
When the problem occurs the next time take note of all of the programs you have open and then go to Control panel>Sounds and Audio Devices and see what is selected. Might want to go ahead and chec ...
  Topic: Voicemail
OldNuc

Replies: 7
Views: 7923

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2007 4:45 pm   Subject: Voicemail
Mine works but no e-mail.....
  Topic: Voicemail
OldNuc

Replies: 7
Views: 7923

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2007 3:43 pm   Subject: Voicemail
The voice mail seems to work, it is the e-mail notification that has failed.
  Topic: Voicemail
OldNuc

Replies: 7
Views: 7923

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2007 2:13 pm   Subject: Voicemail
I received a call into voice mail this morning, verified by the caller. No e-mail yet. Most likely broke.
  Topic: Ads
OldNuc

Replies: 4
Views: 4149

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2007 7:01 pm   Subject: Ads
Those are the ones I am talking about. They are there whether IE or Firefox.

How to filter them out?

Two ways. First is try the Adblock Plus extension and the filterset. That should do it. But ...
  Topic: Ads
OldNuc

Replies: 4
Views: 4149

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2007 5:27 pm   Subject: Ads
Adds? I don see no stinkin adds. Are you sure you are not imagining them?

Try this: [url=http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/?from=getfirefox]FireFox
  Topic: Message from Dan Borislow- Technical Chat BETA
OldNuc

Replies: 12
Views: 13256

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2007 10:10 am   Subject: Message from Dan Borislow- Technical Chat BETA
there is a difference between negative comments about a product and the pointless bashing that had been going on the last week or so that the forum was up. i certainly wouldn't want those types of com ...
 
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