Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: OSX Question

  1. #1

    Member Since
    Nov 17, 2011
    OSX Question
    When I boot my macbook, there is this window indicating with which user you want to log in, right? I have always wander what is the meaning of the number right beside your name (7). Here is a pic of what Im talking about.
    Attached Images Attached Images

  2. #2

    MacsWork's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 22, 2005
    Closer than you think.
    Performa 6116 2GBSCSI 8MB OS 7.5.3
    My guess is there was or is many MacBooks with the same name.

    You can change the name in the Sharing system preference.

    There may also be an issue with your DHCP server.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. question about my osx
    By auf Gozo werden in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 09-27-2009, 11:36 AM
  2. osx back up question
    By othello159 in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-24-2008, 11:13 AM
  3. Running OSX within OSX - A Virtual Machine question...
    By Dubhead in forum Switcher Hangout
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-18-2008, 10:02 AM
  4. OSX Question
    By guy45678 in forum Schweb's Lounge
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-22-2006, 08:16 AM
  5. OSX Tiger question
    By MUMacUser in forum Switcher Hangout
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-23-2005, 02:36 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts